Environment And Nature

Endangered orcas compete with seals, sea lions for salmon

Nov 20, 2017

Harbor seals, sea lions and other marine mammals have been rebounding in recent decades and they're devouring more of the chinook salmon prized by endangered Puget Sound orcas

Recent developments surrounding the South China Sea

Nov 20, 2017

Leaders of Southeast Asian countries and China agreed to launch talks on a "code of conduct" aimed at controlling South China Sea disputes

Trump voices doubt about trophy hunting policy

Nov 20, 2017

President Donald Trump is expressing more doubts about a new policy allowing trophies of African elephants shot for sport to be imported

The Latest: Trump voices doubt about trophy hunting policy

Nov 20, 2017

President Donald Trump is expressing more doubts about a new policy allowing trophies of African elephants shot for sport to be imported

Fitzpatrick throws for 2 TDs, Bucs top Dolphins 30-20

Nov 19, 2017

Ryan Fitzpatrick threw for 275 yards and two touchdowns, and Tampa Bay snapped a six-game road slide by topping Miami 30-20

TransCanada sends more crews to Keystone pipeline leak

Nov 19, 2017

TransCanada Corp. says the company has sent additional crews and equipment to the site of a 210,000-gallon oil spill from its Keystone pipeline in northeastern South Dakota

Nebraska to announce decision on Keystone XL pipeline

Nov 19, 2017

Nebraska regulators will decide Monday whether to approve an in-state route for the proposed Keystone XL pipeline

Magnitude 3.7, 2.9 quakes rattle Oklahoma town early Sunday

Nov 19, 2017

The U.S. Geological Survey has recorded two earthquakes that struck near a central Oklahoma town early Sunday

New Delhi's polluted air doesn't deter distance runners

Nov 19, 2017

The air in New Delhi has been so acrid lately that people have suffered from burning eyes, but the Airtel Delhi Half Marathon went ahead Sunday, despite the Indian Medical Association taking last-minute court action seeking to have it postponed

Car plunges into gorge killing 5 in Pakistan

Nov 19, 2017

Pakistani police say a car carrying a family has fallen off a mountainous road into a deep gorge killing five and wounding one in the country's northwest

Weather, 20 December
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