(PHOENIX) -- The scorched-earth fight over a shrinking supply of water in Western states is playing out in key midterm races along the depleted Colorado River. Paul "Paco" Ollerton, 67, a third-generation farmer and registered Republican who says he's undecided in the November midterms, worries... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- A civic organization plans to sue New York City's largest utility company over the alleged illegal dumping of heated, toxic wastewater into a Hudson River estuary sanctuary. The City Club of New York, along with Tom Fox, a representative of the club... Read More.
(DENVER, Colo.) -- Federal government officials announced a more severe water shortage level in the Colorado River Basin Tuesday, saying it is essential that states like Arizona dramatically reduce water use before drinking water supplies or power production are affected. "The system is approaching a... Read More.
CURWENSVILLE – State Police and the Clearfield County Coroner are continuing their investigation after a body was pulled from the West Branch of the Susquehanna River near Curwensville. Coroner Kim Shaffer-Snyder has confirmed that the dead person is a young boy, and his body was... Read More.
(ST. CROIX COUNTY, Wis.) -- A 52-year-old Minnesota man was ordered on Monday to be held on a $1 million cash bail after homicide charges were filed against him stemming from a weekend stabbing incident on a Wisconsin river that left a 17-year-old boy... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- A dog is lucky to be alive after being rescued by a Good Samaritan and officials from the New York Fire Department when he was reportedly thrown off of a bridge and into the Harlem River. The incident occurred on Tuesday when... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Two people, including a 7-year-old boy, died after a boat capsized on the Hudson River, the New York Police Department said. Julian Vasquez, 7, and Lindelia Vasquez, 47, both became trapped underneath the boat, police said. The pair were unresponsive when first... Read More.
(MOSS POINT, Miss.) -- A 16-year-old boy is being hailed as a hero after he helped rescue four people when a car drove off a boat launch and into a Mississippi river. The incident happened Sunday at around 2:30 a.m., when the car, which had... Read More.
(AMESBURY, Mass.) -- A kayaker likely found the body of a 6-year-old boy who went missing after his mother drowned while trying to rescue him and his sister from a Massachusetts river, authorities said. The child disappeared into the Merrimack River Thursday evening while fishing... Read More.
(AMESBURY, Mass.) -- A 6-year-old boy remains missing days after his mother drowned while trying to rescue him and his sister from a Massachusetts river. The child disappeared into the Merrimack River Thursday evening while with his family, who were fishing and swimming on Deer Island,... Read More.