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Funny River wildfire crews work on rehabilitation procedures in fighting a wildfire, and as the Funny River Horse Trail wildfire was erratic, having safe spaces to retreat was especially necessary, Anderson said. The flames moved in the form of a "crown fire." Crown fire can travel from...
Bear necessities: Fishing in bear country

...have the members stand together and shout. Usually this is all it takes to avoid a confrontation. When the time comes to retreat, back away slowly, move off the trail, and always leave the animal a route out. If you are attacked, experts say...

...who represented the Kiev government, the Russian ambassador and an OSCE envoy.He rejected the EU leaders' demand to retreat from three checkpoints on the border with Russia captured by the rebels, but invited OSCE to send its monitors to the...
Shell suspends Arctic operations for 2014

...far after difficulties deploying an oil containment system it had on standby in the event of a spill. Then was forced to retreat because of approaching winter ice.Then one of its rigs was damaged while being transported on Dec. 31, 2012, and...

...the officer heard a bang on a window at campus police headquarters and went outside to investigate. The officer tried to retreat numerous times to defuse the situation before opening fire, the university said in a news release.Collar's mother...
'Stand Your Ground' a morally wrong approach

...where [they have] a right to be" without the need to retreat is authorized. The current law is as it should be...self-defense. To change it, so that we are not required to retreat if safe, moves it from self-defense to an act of aggression...
Perils of Polly: Moscow by Metro

...crosswalk lines. Suddenly a whistle sounded. A policeman, frowning, in a crisp, clean uniform, motioned angrily for us to retreat to the curb. We jumped back, then looked around. There was no traffic, as we were inside the Kremlin. "Wow! Maybe...
Oilers move half game from 1st

...pitch then stole second base. Grimes was waved home when Stephen Piscotty singled, but slipped on the wet grass and had to retreat to third. With Ryan Hege at the plate, Grimes and Piscotty pulled off a double steal. Hege then scored Piscotty with...
Fire kills 3-year-old Fairbanks boy

...several other people, tried to go upstairs to save the child. He made it to the door of the child's bedroom but had to retreat because of smoke and flames. ''I made it to the door frame and that was it,'' Moore said, his eyes red from the...
Mendenhall River carves a new course

...changing the river's course. The change was due to warmer temperatures, which have caused the Mendenhall Glacier to retreat and the land around it to rise, said area experts who have been monitoring the erosion. While the changing river has...


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