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'Disorganized' Tropical Storm Beryl moving a little faster, but blowing no harder

Chris may eventually impact parts of Nova Scotia and Newfoundland while transitioning into a strong non-tropical area of low pressure late in the week. They're ...


Lions maul to death suspected rhino poachers on South African game reserve

In 2016, poachers hacked off the horns and killed three rhinos at the Sibuya Game Reserve . "They were thinking of spending time in the reserve looking for...


Tropical storm Chris is third named storm of 2018 Hurricane season

Chris formed off the coast of North Carolina on Friday and is now about 160 miles off the coast of Cape Hatteras. At 11a.m. Tropical Storm Beryl was located...


Tropical Depression forms to the west

If it persists with a closed circulation of low pressure, the National Hurricane Center (NHC) may initiate advisories on Tropical Depression Two at any time. ...


'Blood moon' to grace Nigerian skies on July 27

A tropical storm internationally named "Maria" is expected to enter the Philippine area of responsibility by Sunday night or Monday morning, heralding a bigger ...


Bolton: US Has Plan to Denuclearize North Korea Within a Year

USA intelligence officials, citing newly obtained evidence, have concluded that North Korea does not intend to fully surrender its nuclear stockpile, and instea...


Hawaii bans sale of sunscreens with coral-harming chemicals

Today's signing makes Hawaii the first USA state to enact a ban on oxybenzone and octinoxate. Gov. Ige said regarding the bill , "This is just one small step...


A breakthrough in the effort to save the White Rhino

FULLY NWR . The researchers also hope to extract eggs from the two living NWRs to create embryos that are 100 percent NWR. In order to create a hybrid embryo,...


Woman Who Asked Pruitt to Resign Hopes Confrontation 'Empowers' All

In a brief email to the agency's employees late Thursday after Trump announced Pruitt's departure, Wheeler thanked Pruitt "for his service and leadership". " Sc...


United Kingdom vows to play hard-ball with European Union over fishing waters

Although the United Kingdom will still adhere to the EU-wide Common Fisheries Policy during the transition period, ministers said that from 2020, the country ...


Environment Canada issues severe thunderstorm watch for Greater Toronto Area

The storms are expected to be slow moving, which could result in torrential downpours in some areas of up to 25 to 50 mm of rain. The Greater Toronto Area, in...


Ontario Government Suspends Price Caps On Secondary Ticketing

To ensure an orderly wind-down of programs funded through the cap-and-trade carbon tax, Ford committed that his government will honour arrangements where contra...


Trump says scandal-plagued EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt has resigned

Recently confirmed Deputy Administrator Andrew Wheeler will take over as acting administrator . Last month, while praising Mr Pruitt's "fantastic job" at ...


Canada is investigating U.S. Border Patrol's maritime immigration checks

Canadian officials are investigating reports about two vessels specifically, stopped on June 24 and 25, where American agents claimed to be "looking for illegal...


Rhino poachers eaten by lions in South Africa

According to reports, three suspected hunters were devoured by a pride on the Sibuya Game Reserve in the Eastern Province of South Africa . Sibuya reserve ow...


Earthlings for the first time witnessed the birth of a planet

The attention of astronomers was attracted to a newborn star surrounded by a disk of gas and dust. Ashley and his colleagues do that by studying meteorites,...


The longest lunar eclipse of this century in July

CLEVELAND- The longest lunar eclipse of the century happens later this month, but you'll need to start making travel plans if you want to see it. The previo...


Greenpeace Uses Kamikaze Drone as Political Protest Tool

The activists told AFP that the drone struck "a storage pool for spent nuclear fuel next to a reactor, one of the most radioactive areas at the site". This ...


NASA's Dawn Probe Sends Photos of Dwarf Planet Ceres to Earth

What are those weird white spot on the planet? Automatic interplanetary station was recently discovered on Ceres, the existence of seasonal processes on the pl...


Australian stores' plastic bag ban spurs backlash

The UN called for a global ban of disposable plastic bags until 2022. "I work at Woolies and have already been abused countless times; it's not our fault", st...