Category: Environment

Heartbroken dog owners mourn the loss of their pets from deadly algae

Heartbroken dog owners mourn the loss of their pets from deadly algae

Blooms of blue-green algae, which can produce toxins fatal to animals, have been connected to dog deaths in Texas, Georgia and North Carolina. Dogs ...
Florida governor orders criminal investigation of Jeffrey Epstein’s 2008 plea deal

Florida governor orders criminal investigation of Jeffrey Epstein’s 2008 plea deal

Gov. Ron DeSantis ordered a probe into the deal that spared Epstein serious jail time and would eventually cost Alex Acosta his job as labor secretary ...
Sister of Dayton shooting suspect among 9 victims in the attack

Sister of Dayton shooting suspect among 9 victims in the attack

All the victims were identified by Ohio officials on Sunday as well as the gunman. The sister of the man who opened fire at a Dayton, Ohio, bar ear ...
3 dead in cliff collapse at Southern California beach

3 dead in cliff collapse at Southern California beach

The beaches north of San Diego are known for their unstable bluffs. Three people were killed and at least one other was injured when a coastal bluf ...
El Paso shooting: 20 people dead, 26 injured, suspect in custody, police say Gov. Greg Abbott called it “one of the most deadly days in the history of Texas.”

El Paso shooting: 20 people dead, 26 injured, suspect in custody, police say Gov. Greg Abbott called it “one of the most deadly days in the history of Texas.”

A gunman opened fire Saturday in a Walmart and around a nearby shopping mall in El Paso, Texas, leaving 20 people dead and 26 injured, and prompting c ...
Trump wants to pull all U.S. troops out of Afghanistan by 2020 election, officials say

Trump wants to pull all U.S. troops out of Afghanistan by 2020 election, officials say

The president threatened to shut down the U.S. embassy in Kabul last December, complaining to aides that it is too large and expensive, officials said ...
Trump slaps 10 percent tariff on $300B more in Chinese goods

Trump slaps 10 percent tariff on $300B more in Chinese goods

"The future between our two countries will be a very bright one!” the president tweeted. Trump announces new tariffs on $300 billion in Chinese ...
66 people sent for medical attention after ExxonMobil refinery explosion in Texas

66 people sent for medical attention after ExxonMobil refinery explosion in Texas

The facility processes light hydrocarbons including propane and propylene, materials used to make plastic and industrial products. Authorities say ...
Cloning giant redwoods could help combat climate change

Cloning giant redwoods could help combat climate change

Efforts are underway to grow towering new redwood forests, cloned from existing trees, that can sequester massive amounts of carbon. An old growth ...
Man stranded 4 days in Oregon desert found alive with dog ‘faithfully by his side’

Man stranded 4 days in Oregon desert found alive with dog ‘faithfully by his side’

The terrifying ordeal began July 14 when Greg Randolph's Jeep got stuck in a canyon. The terrifying ordeal began July 14 when Greg Randolph's Jeep go ...