COLORADO SPRINGS - Energy companies may soon be drilling for oil and natural gas near Colorado Springs neighborhoods. City Council held a work session Tuesday hear from members of the state oil and gas commission about new environmental restrictions on drilling.
Oil companies have expressed interest in drilling wells... more »
CASPER, Wyo. (AP) - Wyoming climatologists say they're grateful for above-average snowpack levels to help with drought conditions but they're wary about potential flooding.
Several basins were listed as "high" risk for flooding by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. The forecast is for when snow melts in the... more »
Whole Foods Market is trying to clear some murky waters for seafood shoppers.
The grocery chain on Monday launched a color-coded rating program with the help of Monterey Bay Aquarium and Blue Ocean.
It is intended to measure the environmental impact of its wild-caught seafood. The program is... more »
An over-easy egg should make you uneasy -- according to the head of the Food and Drug Administration.
Margaret Hamburg says consumers should strictly avoid runny yolks, as investigators continue their probe of a salmonella outbreak that has sickened 1,300 people.
About a half billion eggs have been... more »
Most people have had problems when it comes to airline baggage claim -- but this takes the cake.
On Sunday a group of friends were returning home from a vacation in Puerto Rico.
Shortly after landing at Denver International Airport, they retrieved their bags to find out they... more »
Skies are clouding up a bit, so the chance of acceptable weather for today's launch of the shuttle Atlantis is now listed at just 70 percent. Low clouds are the main concern for the mid-afternoon liftoff from Florida's Cape Canaveral. The shuttle is fueled up, and the countdown remains on... more »
The bright yellow signs on U.S. 285 are the first indication that things aren't right in Carlsbad.
"US 285 south subject to sinkhole 1,000 feet ahead," motorists are warned.
But there is little other evidence that in southeastern New Mexico's oil country, a giant cavern sits beneath the... more »