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Deal Reached on Obamacare Subsidies, Trump's Travel Ban Blocked for a Third Time, and ISIS is Kicked Out of Raqqa: P.M. Links.

Senators reach tentative deal on ObamaCare insurer payments. Blackwater founder Erik Prince rules out Senate run in Michigan, but is eyeing Wyoming. Clearly, he has deep attachments to both states. The third version of Trump's travel ban has been blocked by a federal judge in Hawaii. No one does small time government ...

- Reason.com - US

What Would Happen If Yellowstone Erupted.

Everybody take a deep, deep breath.

- Yahoo! News - US

Yes, the Yellowstone volcano can wipe out humanity, but we'll have years of warning.

Sensational news headlines over the last couple days have promoted the idea that the formidable Yellowstone supervolcano 'may blow sooner' and 'could blow faster' than scientists previously thought.  This makes it seem like Yellowstone is either threatening to erupt or might one day catastrophically explode with little ...

- Yahoo! News - US

Clumsy pandas and a planet Earth in potential peril: Here's what clicked for Global News readers this week.

Sometimes Global News stories erupt like a volcano in Yellowstone National Park, and sometimes they fall flat on their face like clumsy pandas. Here's what exploded for online audiences this week.

- Global News - CA

A catastrophic eruption of the Yellowstone supervolcano isn't much to worry about, says scientist.

A scientist said the public shouldn't worry too much about the supervolcano beneath Yellowstone National Park, saying it is unlikely to erupt in our lifetime, if ever.

- IBTimes.co.uk - UK

Here's what would happen if Yellowstone erupted.

The supervolcano beneath Yellowstone is not about to erupt. That's right. Take a deep breath: in, out. Good. Hyperbolic headlines of a supereruption, which scientists have dismissed as sensationalized, have stoked something of a panic this week....

- The Raw Story - US

Does Yellowstone 'supervolcano' have planet-killing potential?.

"Supervolcano" sleeping underneath Yellowstone National Park could have destructive capability to send the entire planet into a volcanic winter

- CBS NEWS - US

Yellowstone supervolcano may erupt sooner than thought, potentially wiping out life.

If the supervolcano erupts it could blanket the U.S. in ash and send the planet into a volcanic winter.

- Global News - CA

Yes, the Yellowstone volcano can wipe out humanity, but we'll have years of warning.

Sensational news headlines over the last couple days have promoted the idea that the formidable Yellowstone supervolcano "may blow sooner" and "could blow faster" than scientists previously thought. This makes it seem like Yellowstone is either threatening to erupt or might one day catastrophically explode with little ...

- Mashable! - US

Yellowstone supervolcano could erupt earlier than thought ‚Äď should we worry about a volcanic winter?.

A megablast would cover a huge chunk of the US in dangerous ash and molten rock.

- BreakingNews.ie - IE

Will a Nasa satellite predict when the Yellowstone supervolcano will erupt?.

A breakthrough in the research, scientists believe, would help prevent humanitarian disasters and false alarms.

- IBTimes.co.uk - UK

Does 'supervolcano' under Yellowstone have planet-killing potential?

"Supervolcano" sleeping underneath Yellowstone National Park could have destructive capability to send the entire planet into a volcanic winter

- CBS NEWS - US

The New York Post: Yellowstone supervolcano may erupt sooner than thought, potentially wiping out planet

The supervolcano under Yellowstone National Park may erupt sooner than previously thought ‚ÄĒ and wipe out life on Earth, researchers warned this week.

- Marketwatch - US

The Mechanics Behind Yellowstone's Old Faithful

The Old Faithful Geyser in Yellowstone National Park blows water approximately ever 90 minutes. The the mechanics behind this beautiful mystery have been revealed this week in a new study.

- NPR - US

Wireless upgrade would give Yellowstone a black eye: environmentalists

PINEDALE, Wyoming - A U.S. government proposal to improve cellphone service at Yellowstone National Park, including the installation of microwave dish antennas, will mar views at one of the park's most scenic spots, Mt. Washburn, an environmental group said on Thursday.

- Reuters - US

Yellowstone supervolcano may be only decades from a catastrophic eruption

Researchers are saying the supervolcano sitting beneath Yellowstone National Park could erupt sooner than thought -- and could possibly plunge the planet into a 'volcanic winter.'

- Yahoo! News - US

Yellowstone supervolcano could blow faster than thought, destroy all of mankind

Arizona State University researchers have analyzed minerals around the supervolcano at Yellowstone National Park and have come to a startling conclusion. It could blow much faster than previously expected, potentially wiping out life as we know it.

- FOX News - US

A supervolcano lies under Yellowstone National Park

Beneath the ground of Yellowstone National Park, lies a monster volcano that had its last 'super eruption' more than 630,000 years ago. It could erupt again. Josh King has the story .         

- USA TODAY - US

Trump Releases Order for Health Insurance Reforms, U.S. Out of UNESCO, Yellowstone May Destroy Us All: P.M. Links

President Donald Trump's executive order today is intended open up the possibility of less expensive, less comprehensive health insurance than the Affordable Care Act demands and could potentially make it easier for small businesses to band together to buy insurance. Peter Suderman analyzes the order here and the reflexive ...

- Reason.com - US

There's a live supervolcano underneath Yellowstone National Park ‚ÄĒ here's what would happen if it erupted

*This video was originally published in May, 2016. What would happen if Yellowstone erupted? Yellowstone is a living, breathing supervolcano. In the last 2.1 million years the supervolcano has erupted three times. Forming massive crater-like features called calderas. Scientists don’t know when, or if, Yellowstone will ...

- Business Insider - US

A deadly supervolcano lies under Yellowstone ‚ÄĒ and an eruption would emit dangerous gases and spread ash for 500 miles

Flickr / Howard Ignatius Yellowstone National Park may be best known for its Old Faithful geyser and its stunning wildlife, but the national park also sits atop a supervolcano that simmers just under the surface. You can see evidence of the volcano's active state in the park's famous hydrothermal activity, including Old ...

- Business Insider - US

Think you pay too much in taxes? 10 most and least tax-friendly states

Personal finance magazine 'Kiplinger' crowns Wyoming as the most tax-friendly state and Maryland as the least tax-friendly.        

- USA TODAY - US

Wyoming school district apologizes for Trump answer on quiz

- Education Week - US

The Yellowstone supervolcano could wake up more quickly than we thought

New research suggests the buildup to an eruption could unfold in decades rather than millennia.

- MNN - US

Case of Indigenous drug smuggler puts mandatory minimum sentences on trial

Lawyers for Cheyenne Sharma say that, given her personal circumstances and her attempts to turn around her life, the mandatory sentence is cruel and unusual punishment

- The Globe and Mail - CA

Trilobites: Solitary Pumas Turn Out to Be Mountain Lions Who Lunch

After tracking 13 pumas at feeding spots in Wyoming for three years, researchers mapped complex social networks of reciprocity among the predatory cats.

- New York Times - US

A supervolcano lies under Yellowstone National Park

Beneath the ground of Yellowstone National Park, lies a monster volcano that had it’s last supereruption over 630,000 years ago… and it could erupt again. Josh King has the story . ¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†

- USA TODAY - US

Trilobites: A Surprise From the Supervolcano Under Yellowstone

The conditions that lead to supereruptions can emerge within a single human lifetime, according to a study of the volcano’s remnants in the national park.

- New York Times - US

'UFO' spotted over Yellowstone volcano?

A video has popped up on YouTube which purportedly shows a UFO zigzagging over the Yellowstone volcano.

- FOX News - US

Rich anti-contraception Republican mega-donor may run for U.S. senate

Multi-millionaire financial investor and Republican mega-donor Foster Friess told the Washington Post on Monday that he is exploring running for the Senate in his home state of Wyoming. Such a run , possibly encouraged by former Donald Trump adviser Steve Bannon , would require unseating incumbent Sen. John Barrasso, the ...

- ThinkProgress - US

Erik Prince, Blackwater Founder, Weighs Primary Challenge to Wyoming Republican

If Mr. Prince runs, he would be a high-profile contender in a fledgling drive to oust establishment lawmakers with insurgents in the mold of President Trump.

- New York Times - US

Time-Traveling Drunk Man Says He Was Sent From Year 2048 to Warn of Alien Invasion

A drunk man arrested by cops in Wyoming this week says he had traveled back in time from the year 2048 to warn civilization about the imminent arrival of aliens. Officers arrived to find Bryant Johnson warning that aliens would be coming next year and that people should leave as soon as possible.

- Yahoo! News - US

The State of Wyoming Is Adding Insult to Women's Injuries by Defending Male-Only Bootcamps

In Wyoming, only men can access a program that can reduce their time in prison, and the state sees nothing wrong with that. In 1987, the Wyoming Legislature created a program to help young criminal offenders quickly see the error of their ways and become productive citizens.Under the state's Youthful Offender program, a ...

- ACLU - US

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