‘I can’t get my mail’: Rock Hill woman says house is blocked by stormwater work

A family on Woodhaven Road is complaining about the ongoing stormwater work on the corner. Equipment is blocking a woman’s mailbox and driveway, and she says work crews have pulled up her bushes at her home. Stormwater abatement work in the neighborhood has been ongoing since this summer and is one of the last of Rock Hill, S.C.’s major stormwater abatement projects launched this year to still be ongoing.

Chicago mayor fires police chief in wake of video release

Rahm Emanuel sought for months to keep the public from seeing a video that shows a white police officer shooting a black teenager 16 times. Now, a week after the video’s release, the Chicago mayor has fired the police superintendent, created a new task force for police accountability and expanded the use of body cameras.

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Gambling on genes to build a better cow

It’s possible for even small-scale farmers to produce fertile, productive dairy cattle

Cheap, powerful genomic analysis has revolutionized the way that dairy cattle are bred

In every mating, there’s always element of chance, due to “roulette wheel of meiosis”

The York County Sheriff’s Office allowed all deputies, detention officers and other personnel to participate in "No-Shave November" by donating $20 each, which will go to the York County chapter of the American Cancer Society’s Relay for Life.
by Teddy Kulmala