300 Click for offerThe draft report had outlined several possibilities for lease sales, largely involving how much of the coastal plain would be opened to development. The final report recommends the broadest approach, allowing drilling rights for most of the acreage to be sold. What we’re reading: This Vox article on Fat Bear Week at Katmai National Park in Alaska, as the competition comes to a close. To be clear, this is not about fat-shaming — it’s about celebration. Use the sliding tool to look at the bears’ incredible transformation from July to September.
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BRAND ::SPORTS SCOTTYThe government has compromised with protesters three times this year, and the huge deployment of police officers to block avenues near Moscow’s City Hall suggest that the Kremlin felt enough was enough. The mayor’s plan guarantees that incarceration will continue to be the expected outcome for people experiencing the daily problems of living without adequate material resources and public investments. From our perspective, this is unconscionable. There is no moral or empirical justification for it.
The Apple Watch measures your heart rate throughout the day. Justice Sonia Sotomayor said the court could not ignore the impact of its decisions on who can use which bathrooms. “Let’s not avoid the difficult issue,” she said.