Tag: Environment and nature

  • No Sea Serpents, No Gangsters, But Tahoe Trash Divers Find Gold

    STATELINE, Nev. (AP) — They found no trace of a mythical sea monster, no sign of gangsters in concrete shoes or long-lost treasure chests. But the divers who spent a year cleaning up Lake Tahoe’s entire 72-mile (115-kilometer) shoreline came away with what they hope will prove far more valuable: tons and tons of trash. […]

  • No Sea Serpents, No Gangsters, But Tahoe Trash Divers Find Gold

    STATELINE, Nev. (AP) — They found no trace of a mythical sea monster, no sign of gangsters in cement shoes or long-lost treasure chests. But the divers who spent a year cleaning up Lake Tahoe’s entire 72-mile (115-kilometer) shoreline came away with what they hope will prove far more valuable: tons and tons of trash. […]

  • Bodies surfacing in Lake Mead are reminiscent of Las Vegas mob times

    LAS VEGAS (AP) — Las Vegas is awash in organized crime lore after a second set of human remains emerged in a week from the depths of a drought-stricken Colorado River reservoir just a 30-minute drive from the notoriously founded by the Undress mob. “There’s no telling what we’ll find in Lake Mead,” former Las […]