• Dakota Access foes seek environmental review updates from US

    1 day ago - By Chron

    BISMARCK, N.D. - Dakota Access oil pipeline opponents asked a judge Friday to require the pipeline company and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to provide detailed monthly status reports while the federal government conducts an extensive environmental review of the project.
    The request comes after U.S. District Judge James Boasberg ruled in May that the pipeline, which carries oil from North Dakota to a shipping point in Illinois, may continue operating while the Army Corps of Engineers conducts the review known as an environmental impact statement.
    In court documents, attorneys for the...
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  • What is an ISP? The companies that provide you with access to the internet, explained

    What is an ISP? The companies that provide you with access to the internet, explained

    1 day ago - By Business Insider

    Summary List Placement If you're reading this article, you can thank an internet service provider.
    What is an ISP?
    Internet service providers, or ISPs, are companies or organizations that provide you with access to the internet.
    ISPs can also offer other options, like web hosting and email services, and they can range in form from giant telecommunication companies to small nonprofits.
    When you connect to your ISP, you join its network to access the internet - whether that's through a browser, a streaming platform, or an app on your phone. ISPs are also interconnected, and you can connect...
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