SARASOTA, Fla. - Police have determined the makeup of the mysterious white powder that caused a lockdown at Westfield Southgate mall Tuesday.
(NAPSI)—There’s good news for homeowners who have ash trees on their property. There is a simple way to protect this valuable tree.
A simple injection can protect ash trees from EAB, a particularly invasive pest. (NAPS)
PALMETTO, Fla. -- Karen Erskine has entered the next chapter in the story of Buck and Bill.
The man's wife is offering a reward to anyone who can get the urn back.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — An environmental group says it's planning to use the federal Clean Water Act to sue Duke Energy over coal ash pollution at three plants along North Carolina rivers.
DUKEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Residents of a North Carolina hamlet adjacent to three massive coal ash dumps at Duke Energy's Buck Steam Station are worried after recent testing by an environmental group suggests their drinking wells could be contaminated.
SARASOTA, Fla. - Earlier this week, a man spreading the ashes of his fiancé prompted the shutdown of a Westfield Southgate Mall until authorities were able to determine the powdery substance was not hazardous.
VENICE, Fla. - Today marks Ash Wednesday, the first day of Lent in the Western Christian calendar. In preparation for Lent, many fill up before starting a fast on Ash Wednesday.
FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — A deal with federal officials will make a California wind farm the first in the nation to avoid prosecution if eagles are injured or die when they run into the giant turning blades.
Apalachicola, Fla. (WTXL) -- Earthjustice is filing a federal lawsuit on behalf of three conservation groups to stop toxic water pollution that is leaking into the Apalachicola River.
QUITO, Ecuador (AP) - Repeated explosions are rocking Ecuador's Tungurahua volcano, which is also shooting out chunks of molten rock.
MIAMI (AP) — Federal authorities have announced critical habitat for the threatened loggerhead sea turtle in Florida and five other Southeastern states.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Devon Allen won the 110-meter hurdles in 13.16 seconds at the U.S. Outdoor Track and Field Championships on Sunday after leader Ronnie Ash fell midway through the race.
HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (AP) — A member of the Wiccan faith says he was set to give the opening invocation at a Huntsville City Council meeting until the plan was publicized and he was asked about his faith. He was then told he was no longer invited.
OCALA, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say a 69-year-old woman and her two great-grandchildren who hadn't been heard from since heading from Ocala to Miami have been found safe.
OCALA, Fla. (AP) — Authorities have called off a search for a 69-year-old woman and her two great-grandchildren who hadn't been heard from since heading from Ocala to Miami.
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Records show engineers working for Duke Energy warned the company as early as 1986 that a stormwater pipe running under a North Carolina coal ash dump was made of corrugated metal and needed to be monitored for leaks.
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The Coast Guard says a fire raging in a coastal Louisiana bayou where a tugboat struck a gas pipeline appears to have diminished some but is far from out.
Trish Adams is trying to recover an urn that was stolen with her late husband's ashes inside.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California's Sacramento Zoo is urging homeowners to think of their tree trimmings and other yard waste as a potential meal for its animals.
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. General Assembly has unanimously approved Jordan's Ambassador Prince Zeid al Hussein as the next U.N. human rights chief. He will be the first Muslim and Arab to hold the post.