Bear Shot Dead As Lions, Tigers And Jaguar Escape German Zoo

It is believed the animals escaped for their cages after flooding from a storm overnight. A large search operation was carried out, involving the fire services, the police and veterinarians, the spokesman said. Part of a local motorway had been b... More..

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Buying Kinder Morgan A Losing Gamble, Says Council of Canadians
by | Friday, June 01, 2018

Buying Kinder Morgan A Losing Gamble, Says Council of Canadians

And at least one Liberal backbencher is echoing that sentiment. The B.C. government is carrying on with its reference case against the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion, Premier John Horgan told Prime Minis...More..

by | Thursday, May 31, 2018

European Union targets 10 single-use plastic products in new proposals

For products without straight-forward alternatives, the focus is on limiting their use through a national reduction in consumption; design and labelling requirements and waste management/clean-up obligations...More..

by | Thursday, May 31, 2018

Great Barrier Reef on sixth life in 30000 years

In response, the reef had to move seaward in order to survive. The authors emphasize in their paper that the findings do not suggest that the reef will be able to resist today's rapid environmental change, ...More..

The Last Shot Of Ingalls Canon DSLR Camera — NASA Story
by | Thursday, May 31, 2018

The Last Shot Of Ingalls Canon DSLR Camera — NASA Story

During a SpaceX rocket launch on May 22, a high-end Canon camera suffered disastrously and now Bill Ingalls, the NASA photographer on duty that day has revealed what caused the camera to disfigure, Mashable r...More..

Trans Mountain pipeline project purchase ‘major step forward’: Rachel Notley
by | Wednesday, May 30, 2018

Trans Mountain pipeline project purchase ‘major step forward’: Rachel Notley

The federal Liberal government has agreed to buy the troubled Trans Mountain expansion project from Kinder Morgan to ensure the controversial expansion of an Alberta-to-B.C. The news came days ahead of a May 31...More..

Canada to Buy Kinder Morgan Pipeline for $3.5 Billion
by | Wednesday, May 30, 2018

Canada to Buy Kinder Morgan Pipeline for $3.5 Billion

When the sale is finished, Canada will continue construction on its own, with plans to eventually sell it all in the future once market conditions improve. The ultimate cost of the federal government's new pipe...More..

Thousands evacuate as Storm Alberto powers toward Florida
by | Tuesday, May 29, 2018

Thousands evacuate as Storm Alberto powers toward Florida

Cuba is expected to get as much as 15 inches of rain, the National Hurricane Centre said. The first named Atlantic storm of 2018 is expected to intensify and bring wind speeds of 65 miles per hour to the Gulf...More..

Alberto Will Bring Rain, Isolated Storms to Triad
by | Tuesday, May 29, 2018

Alberto Will Bring Rain, Isolated Storms to Triad

Hurricane season in the Atlantic basin officially begins on June 1. Mandatory evacuations were issued for Franklin County's barrier islands and anybody living on the coastline in mobile homes and recreational...More..

Timeline of Kinder Morgan's Trans Mountain pipeline
by | Monday, May 28, 2018

Timeline of Kinder Morgan's Trans Mountain pipeline

In other words, the John Horgan government wants Alberta to keep sending the same amount of oil on the same existing Kinder Morgan pipeline but is opposed to Kinder Morgan building a second pipeline on the same...More..

Subtropical Storm Alberto expected to make landfall Monday along Florida Panhandle
by | Monday, May 28, 2018

Subtropical Storm Alberto expected to make landfall Monday along Florida Panhandle

Storm surge flooding was less of a concern because Alberto's arrival would not coincide with high tide, he said. On the forecast track, the center of Alberto will move over the northern Gulf of Mexico S...More..

Fourth US Astronaut to Walk on Moon Has Died
by | Sunday, May 27, 2018

Fourth US Astronaut to Walk on Moon Has Died

He flew into space on his first mission in 1969 aboard the Apollo 12 on NASA's second moon landing. After retiring from NASA, he became an artist. "I think I would like to be remembered in the end as an ast...More..

Florida, Mississippi and Alabama declare emergencies ahead of storm Alberto
by | Sunday, May 27, 2018

Florida, Mississippi and Alabama declare emergencies ahead of storm Alberto

Rainfall accumulations of 3 to 7 inches with maximum amounts of 10 inches are possible across the Florida Keys and southern Florida. Some of these tropical showers will have locally very heavy rainfall. The gov...More..

Flood watch issued in South Florida for all of Memorial Day weekend
by | Saturday, May 26, 2018

Flood watch issued in South Florida for all of Memorial Day weekend

Forecasters from the US-based National Hurricane Center ( NHC ) have said there is a 90% chance tropical storm Alberto will develop the within the next five days. "The slow movement of the storm can allow he...More..

Global Warming May Be Pulling Out Protein and Vitamins From Your Rice
by | Saturday, May 26, 2018

Global Warming May Be Pulling Out Protein and Vitamins From Your Rice

Not all rice varieties saw the same drops in nutritional value, raising hope that future research could help farmers develop strains of rice that would be more resilient to atmospheric changes. "Vitamin B1 (thi...More..

Pluto might have fashioned from 1 billion comets
by | Saturday, May 26, 2018

Pluto might have fashioned from 1 billion comets

Fun fact: Pluto's Heart is northeast of the Cthulhu Macula, a whale-shaped region named for H.P. Lovecraft's infamous Elder God Cthulhu, partly because Pluto played such a big role in Lovecraft's stories. Study...More..

Avengers 4 : 7 Most Likely Characters To Sacrifice Themselves
by | Friday, May 25, 2018

Avengers 4 : 7 Most Likely Characters To Sacrifice Themselves

As we breathlessly reported on our theories about the title of the still-untitled Avengers 4 , the plot synopsis for the Marvel Studios sequel has snuck right under our noses. The picture was the third p...More..

Simon Yates maintains Giro d'Italia lead, Rohan Dennis wins time trial
by | Friday, May 25, 2018

Simon Yates maintains Giro d'Italia lead, Rohan Dennis wins time trial

The Italian, who timed his sprint to perfection to pick up his fourth stage win of the race, is the current owner of the Maglia Ciclamino, or Purple Jersey. To win here and jump back in the top 10 is a big day ...More..

Cohen's business partner to cooperate with prosecutors
by | Thursday, May 24, 2018

Cohen's business partner to cooperate with prosecutors

Mr Cohen is facing a probe by the U.S. attorney's office in Manhattan, which is examining his business practices. This eventually led to Michael Cohen , the president's lawyer and trusted fixer. "I pled gui...More..

NFLPA issues statement in response to NFL's new national anthem policy
by | Thursday, May 24, 2018

NFLPA issues statement in response to NFL's new national anthem policy

President Donald J. Trump turned the anthem protests into a campaign issue, saying the National Football League should fire any player who takes a knee during " The Star-Spangled Banner ". NFL commissioner Rog...More..

Venezuela slams United States sanctions as a 'crime against humanity'
by | Wednesday, May 23, 2018

Venezuela slams United States sanctions as a 'crime against humanity'

Kronick and Cardenas went on to explain that one key reason for the large win by Maduro is that most opposition parties boycotted the election. It said U.S. Falcon called for a new election, complaining a...More..

New Ebola Cases, Deaths Reported in Congo
by | Wednesday, May 23, 2018

New Ebola Cases, Deaths Reported in Congo

The discovery of at least one case in Mbandaka, a densely populated port city on the eastern bank of the Congo River, has raised concerns about the potential for rapid spread of the disease, which had previousl...More..

Anti-Sterlite protest in Tuticorin turns violent; nine killed in police firing
by | Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Anti-Sterlite protest in Tuticorin turns violent; nine killed in police firing

At least nine people have been confirmed dead after the police opened fired on protestors in Tuticorin in Tamil Nadu on Tuesday. In March 2013, people complained that they were facing difficulties to breathe,...More..

The chilling words Santa Fe shooting suspect repeated amid the carnage
by | Tuesday, May 22, 2018

The chilling words Santa Fe shooting suspect repeated amid the carnage

The New York Times reported on studies that examined many non-gun-related issues that are often held up as explanations for the mass shootings in the United States. Since 2013, Texas has reduced the cost a...More..

'Grave Crimes': Palestinians Ask International Criminal Court to Investigate Israel
by | Tuesday, May 22, 2018

'Grave Crimes': Palestinians Ask International Criminal Court to Investigate Israel

The majority of the worldwide community considers Israeli settlements to be illegal under global law. Saying that while " Israel maintains, expands, and protects the settlement regime by committing war crime...More..

5 things you didn't see at the Billboard Music Awards
by | Tuesday, May 22, 2018

5 things you didn't see at the Billboard Music Awards

The band's new album, " Love Yourself: Tear ", sold 1.44 million pre-order copies before its Friday release, and the " Fake Love " music video gained 41 million views on YouTube within 24 hours. "So thank you...More..

Janet Jackson stands up for women's equality at Billboard Music Awards
by | Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Janet Jackson stands up for women's equality at Billboard Music Awards

Taylor Swift , 28, surprised everyone when she showed up to the Billboard Music Awards on May 20 and although she seems happier than ever with boyfriend, Joe Alwyn , 27, she's happy she attended the event ...More..

Airtel Introduces 'Unlimited Data' In Prepaid Recharge Packs Starting At Rs 199
by | Friday, May 18, 2018

Airtel Introduces 'Unlimited Data' In Prepaid Recharge Packs Starting At Rs 199

The BSNL scheme will be valid for 28 days and users will be entitled to 1GB of 3G data every day. Airtel Rs 499 plan: Airtel offers unlimited voice calls, free-roaming outgoing and incoming, 100 local/n...More..

PayPal buys payments startup iZettle for US$2.2 bn
by | Friday, May 18, 2018

PayPal buys payments startup iZettle for US$2.2 bn

Founded in 2010 by Jacob de Geer and Magnus Nilsson, iZettle also started out with a mobile-phone gadget for accepting credit card payments. The iZettle platform for handling retail transactions is used by al...More..

Instagram adds ability to share posts to stories
by | Friday, May 18, 2018

Instagram adds ability to share posts to stories

Social network Instagram has introduced the repost function, through which users will be able to share your account with other users. You hit the share button, the little origami plane-like icon, and you'd se...More..