France and Portugal affected by new wildfires

The two countries battle increasing forest fires, as temperatures are on the rise again. And the hot weather further...

Posting bear-encounter photos on social media can harm the animals

Close encounters to bears are often filmed with a mobile phone and could be dangerous for the animals’ future well-being, educator explains.

Latin America and the Caribbean severely affected by climate change

Extreme weather has caused drought, glacier melt, heavy rainfall, deforestation across the Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC) region, recent UN report...

Trump to renew tariffs on steel from Brazil and Argentina

President Donald Trump announced today that the US will "restore" the steel and aluminum tariffs on Brazil and Argentina, citing a "massive...

Hong Kong elections seen as win for pro-democracy candidates after massive...

In a surprising turn of events, anti-government protestors triumphed on Sunday after polls closed in Hong Kong and pro-democracy candidates clinched nearly...

Justice Dept. inspector general draft report finds FBI lawyer may have...

A former FBI lawyer is under criminal investigation after allegedly altering a document related to 2016 surveillance of a Trump campaign adviser.

Studies are suggesting that toxic compounds may be released in the...

Toxic man-made chemicals - such as polychlorinated biphenyls and organochlorine pesticides - that are absorbed into the body and stored in fat...

Jimmy Carter hospitalized with pelvic fracture after suffering second fall in...

Former President Jimmy Carter is in the hospital again after falling and fracturing his pelvis Monday evening at his home in Plains,...

California Bans Widely used Pesticide Linked to Brain Damage in Children

A popular agricultural pesticide that has been linked to brain damage in children will no longer be sold in California starting in...

A 6-year-old was arrested for throwing a tantrum during class in...

The Orlando Police Department is currently investigating actions taken by Dennis Turner, the school resource officer who arrested Kaia and an 8-year-old...

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