Monday, December 17, 2018


COP24 UN Climate Change Conference 2018 in Katowice

Naturalist Attenborough Urges Climate Meet to Tackle ‘Greatest Threat in Thousands...

By Barbara Lewis and Anna Koper KATOWICE, Poland (Reuters)  British broadcaster and environmentalist David Attenborough on Monday urged world leaders, meeting in Poland to agree ways...
A stranded vehicle is pulled out of a collapsed section of roadway near the airport after an earthquake in Anchorage

Aftershocks Rattle Cleanup Efforts after Powerful Alaskan Earthquake

By Yereth Rosen ANCHORAGE, Alaska (Reuters)  Aftershocks from Friday's powerful Alaskan earthquake continued to pound the area around Anchorage on Saturday, as workers strove to patch...
Moutard searches for human remains with her cadaver dog in a truck destroyed by the Camp Fire in Paradise

Search On for 1,276 Now Missing after California’s Deadliest Wildfire

By Terray Sylvester and Steve Holland PARADISE, Calif. (Reuters)  The number of people missing after California's deadliest and most destructive wildfire jumped on Saturday to 1,276,...
Buffalo carcasses are seen in the Chobe river, Nambia, on the country's border with Botswana

400 Buffalo Drown after Stampede into River between Botswana and Namibia

GABORONE (Reuters)  Around 400 buffaloes drowned after stampeding into the Chobe River along the border between Botswana and Namibia, possibly while running away from lions,...
A pair of hippos swim in the waters of St Lucia estuary, South Africa

Zambia Revives Plan to Cull 2,000 Hippos over Next Five Years

LUSAKA (Reuters)  Zambia has revived plans it suspended two years ago after protests by animal rights activists for the controlled slaughter of up to 2,000...
U.S. President Trump departs for travel to tour Florida hurricane damage from the White House in Washington

Trump Surveys Michael’s Wrath, Rescuers Search for Bodies

By Steve Holland LYNN HAVEN, Fla. (Reuters) U.S. President Donald Trump got a first-hand look on Monday at the “total devastation" that Hurricane Michael brought...
- Advertisement -