To combat coral bleaching, Kenya turns to reef nurseries – The Denver Post

WASINI, Kenya — Minutes away from the Kenyan mainland, the densely forested island of Wasini is one of several starting lines for coral reef restoration efforts in the western Indian Ocean. On a rare calm day during the normally turbulent monsoon season, four divers, carrying measuring equipment, shoes and toothbrushes descended in turns to the sea-bed reef restoration site on

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Rain on the way expected to ease drought in Colorado, clear polluted air

Much-awaited rain on the way in Colorado this weekend is expected to help ease drought, and it could help clear polluted air. Colorado health officials have issued an ozone alert as air quality deteriorated along the northern Front Range cities — the seventh alert this year. National Weather Service officials on Thursday also pointed out the possibility of flooding and

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Ice Cube brings NFTs to BIG3 with historic crypto transaction

Ice Cube on BIG3’s crypto push: ‘We’ve changed the game’ with historic Dogecoin purchase Rapper and BIG3 founder Ice Cube and MyDoge Chairman Bill Lee on what the future holds for BIG3 by offering ownership-like benefits to players and coaches. Rapper and BIG3 basketball league founder Ice Cube has made history alongside MyDoge Chairman Bill Lee with the world’s largest

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How to celebrate the Kentucky Derby in Colorado, from family-friendly parties to boozy soirees – The Denver Post

With its mint juleps and elaborate hats, the Kentucky Derby horse race is a good excuse to get together with friends each spring, even if you’re completely uninterested in sports. Founded in 1875, the Derby is the longest-running sporting event in the country (it was held even during COVID). But perhaps more important than its longevity, the Derby has become

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American Airlines to use buses on some routes

FOX Business Flash top headlines for May 3 Check out what’s clicking on FoxBusiness.com. Some American Airlines customers may be hopping on a bus instead of an airplane for their connecting flight.  Starting June 3, Landline will be transporting customers from regional airports in Allentown/Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, and Atlantic City, New Jersey, to the carrier’s Philadelphia hub.  CLICK HERE TO READ

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Baseball reacts to release of letter that outlined team’s sign- and pitch sequence-stealing methods in 2015 and 2016 – The Denver Post

After years of speculation and failed legal arguments, the “Yankees letter” became public before Tuesday’s games began. It confirms that the Bombers’ players used the video replay room to steal signs and decode pitch sequences in 2015 and 2016 and tried to use runners on second base to relay them to the hitters. While it will not matter to fans

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Jury that awarded $14M to injured protesters had “no disagreement” Denver was liable, juror says

After three weeks of trial, all eight jurors who awarded $14 million to protesters injured during the 2020 George Floyd protests in Denver agreed without debate that the city was at fault for its police officers’ actions, according to one of the jurors in the room. “There was no disagreement that what Denver did was awful,” said the juror, who

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Russia-Ukraine war leads to 'Moscow Mule' renaming at bars, restaurants and retailers

California bar owner changes name of ‘Moscow Mule’ to ‘Kyiv Mule’ Andrea Minoo, owner of the Bond Bar in San Francisco, describes what prompted her to change the name of the alcoholic beverages, stressing that ‘we stand in solidarity against the invasion.’ American business owners in the hospitality and food and beverage sector are showing support for Ukraine in light

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Denver STAR program to expand in hopes of answering 10,000 emergency calls a year

Since June 2020, the mental health clinicians and paramedics working for Denver’s Support Team Assisted Response program have covered hundreds of miles in their white vans responding to 911 calls instead of police officers. They’ve responded to reports of people experiencing psychotic breaks and people screaming for no apparent reason. They’ve helped a woman experiencing homelessness who couldn’t find a

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