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NY wants wind projects in Great Lakes

Carolyn Thompson AP Writer Buffalo, NY — A New York state utility is exploring whether it is possible to put electricity-generating wind turbines in the Great Lakes, rather than inland or along the shoreline. The state-owned New York Power Authority ...

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Pools become mosquito havens in foreclosure

Janet McConnaughey AP Writer New Orleans — Mosquito control workers can measure the recession by the number of green, cloudy swimming pools they see — algae-covered havens for mosquitoes dotting neighborhoods hit by the foreclosure crisis. Aside from their annoying ...

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