New Mexico group doubts WIPP repository will reopen by deadline, leaving waste stranded at Savannah River Site

...a fire and radiological release forced closure of the underground repository in an ancient salt bed.Hancock, director...site sends the third-greatest volume of waste to the underground repository, Hancock said.Karen Patterson, a member...

Pupils taught perils of the Underground Railroad

...The uncertainty and danger of the Underground Railroad were re-enacted Feb...re-enactment after learning about the Underground Railroad in class, said Mollie...them, they watched videos about the Underground Railroad and (went) through...

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Museum reflects on shameful time in America

...historic downtown Donaldsonville after the plantation was destroyed by fire in 2002. Exhibits examine slave inventories of Louisiana plantations, the area's free people of color, plantation education and the Underground Railroad.

S.C. DHEC director Catherine Templeton resigns

...dollars in fines for missed deadlines for closing aging tanks holding high-level liquid waste.In 2013, she said the underground tanks pose "the single largest environmental threat in South Carolina."Tom Clements, director of nuclear watchdog...

Pro leagues moving steadily toward accepting betting on their games

...professional sporting events," Silver said in an op-ed article. "I believe that sports betting should be brought out of the underground and into the sunlight where it can be appropriately monitored and regulated."Gambling has been the scourge of sports...

Robots taking samples from waste storage tanks at Savannah River Site

Crawling robots about the size of a microwave are taking samples of aging, nuclear waste storage tanks at Savannah River Site to help scientists determine the lasting legacy of the underground tanks.

Coffeehouse provides youth with Christian atmosphere

In the six weeks since The Underground, a Christian coffeehouse, opened...IDs get a free drink - though The Underground is open to anyone. House rules...of brick. Organizers expected The Underground's patrons would come mainly...

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First U.S. Underground Railroad ran south to Spanish Florida

...most Americans are familiar with the Underground Railroad that helped Southern...who grew up with stories of the Underground Railroad, said escaped slaves...slaves, Landers said.Unlike the Underground Railroad going north, the early...

Canal area's future is looking brighter

...of trash from the area we call the Underground Bluffs. This area, behind Aqueduct...antebellum period. It is a site on the Underground Railroad. It is ground that...Whitewater Park, Aqueduct Park, the Underground Bluffs and Lake Olmstead all...

Underground memorial

...entrance is a sign: "Where the Underground Railroad had its end." For...the International Monuments to the Underground Railroad - one on Detroit's...nearly a century and a half since the Underground Railroad was needed, the once-secret...

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