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Disgraced American football legend O.J. Simpson, whose 1995 acquittal for double murder polarized the nation, was granted his release from prison Thursday after serving nearly nine years behind bars for armed robbery. A four-member parole board in the western US state of Nevada voted...
Our country boasts 59 national parks, and contained within are many lifetimes worth of exploring. Visiting them all is a lofty goal that most people will never achieve, but there are ways to experience many highlights of the national park system in one fell swoop. Some of the most famous jewels are in the Western U.S., which begs the question of how they might be combined in a single, epic trip. Well, here it is.
Western U.S. states using up ground water at an alarming rate -- "A new study shows that ground water in the basin is being depleted six times faster than surface water. The groundwater losses take thousands of years to be recharged naturally"
National arts scores are in, and the western U.S. lags behind | EdSource
Outside in America: On the frontline of the homelessness crisis in the western US
Large fires in the western U.S. — such as those currently raging in Colorado and New Mexico – may be part of a shifting pattern of wildfire risk brought on by climate change, according to a study led by researchers at UC Berkeley.
Terrifying map shows depths of hell that is western U.S.