Expert: Rhinos extinct in Mozambique Mozambique's rhinoceros population was wiped out more than a century ago by big game hunters. Reconstituted several years ago, it has again been driven to extinction, or to the brink of extinction, by poachers seeking their horns for sale in Asia.... More
South Africa: Elephant overturns vehicle South African officials say an elephant has overturned a vehicle carrying two tourists, injuring one of them. A statement from Kruger National Park says the tourists are of "Chinese origin." The statement says an elephant in the park attacked the vehicle on a road at 6:30 a.m. More
Man tries to take photo of beaver; it kills him A fisherman in Belarus was bitten to death by a beaver, and all he was doing was trying to take its picture, Sky News reports. The man spotted the beaver while fishing with friends at Lake Shestakov, but as he approached to take a photograph, the beaver bit him on the thigh. More
Sabres snap Penguins' 15-game win streak The Pittsburgh Penguins' run at a record-breaking streak is over. Playing without injured star Sidney Crosby, the Penguins fell to the Buffalo Sabres 4-1 on Tuesday night to end their 15-game winning streak. More
Arlington passes $1.2 billion budget with small tax rate cut The steadily rising home values in Arlington allowed the County Board to slightly cut its tax rate Tuesday night as it adopted a $1.2 billion general fund budget ... plus an $36.76 annual increase for yard waste collection. Other fee changes would boost ... 04/19/2016 - 11:33 pm | View Link
Americans pony up record $60B keeping pets healthy, happy They also tend to hire pet-sitters and use boarding services. Americans spent $5.4 billion on such pet services last year, up nearly 12 percent from 2014, according to the association's annual report ... The spike in service spending is expected to ... 03/21/2016 - 1:01 pm | View Link
House passes homeland security spending bill WASHINGTON (AP) — The GOP-controlled House passed a $46 billion measure Thursday funding the Homeland ... The measure is the fourth of the 12 annual agency spending bills to pass the House this year. The Senate has yet to begin debate on the measures ... 06/7/2012 - 1:00 pm | View Link
Annual pet spending passes $50 billion mark FILE - In this Oct. 26, 2011 photo, groomer Sara Ingram streaks the fur of Yorkshire terrier Betsey Johnson during a spa session at the Barkley Pet Hotel & Day Spa in Westlake Village, Calif. Americans spent $50.96 billion on their pets in 2011. That's an ... 03/1/2012 - 11:00 am | View Link
Senate approves $636 billion military spending bill The spending ... annual increase over the past decade, thanks to the declining costs of the Iraq war. But Obama's Afghanistan troop increase is likely to erase those cost savings. The bill includes 1,720 earmarks costing $4.2 billion for lawmakers' pet ... 12/19/2009 - 12:45 am | View Link
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The Pork Page A discussion of wasteful government spending, motivated by the egos of politicians, facilitated by the lack of term limits, and funded by millions of average wage ... 04/29/2016 - 2:11 am | View Website
Holiday Spending The wearin' o' the green may not boost the spendin' o' the green. The National Retail Federation's (NRF) annual St. Patrick’s Day Spending Survey conducted by ... 04/27/2016 - 7:00 am | View Website
If you use a Nexus device or otherwise use Google Keyboard on Android, there a bunch of nifty new updates in store for you. Perhaps most notable, the keyboard now comes with a one-handed mode. That’s particularly useful for Nexus devices, which don’t come with one-handed accessibility features in phones like Samsung’s S7 or LG’s G5.
No matter what you think about soccer, you have to respect a good underdog story. And the Leicester City Foxes just pulled off the ultimate feel-good sports story, winning soccer's Premier League title thanks to Chelsea F. C. fighting the Tottenham Hotspurs to a draw Monday.
How do two unrelated teams factor into Leicester City's victory?
New research shows that temperatures are set to skyrocket in parts of the Middle East and Africa, making human habitation next to impossible. In a region that’s home to 500 million people, that could trigger a climate-exodus of epic proportions. Read more