Middle East
Risking kidnapping, or worse, we explored Islamic State's self-declared caliphate in Syria. Here's what happened

Gassy water

Sherry Vargson can no longer raise dairy cows on her farm land, after Chesapeake Energy drilled a natural gas well, because of high level of methane in the ground water. Pictured is a glass of well water that contains high level of methane gas bubbling out.
Kenneth K. Lam, Baltimore Sun
Copyright © 2017, Los Angeles Times
EDITION: California | U.S. & World
69°