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
Senate Passes Annual Defense Policy Bill, Veto Threatened WASHINGTON, June 18 (Reuters) - The U.S. Senate passed an annual defense policy bill on Thursday that authorizes some $600 billion in defense spending for the 2016 fiscal year and starts reforms that could help curb costs over the long run. The vote was 71 ... 06/18/2015 - 8:15 am | View Link
Americans spent $58 billion to pamper, protect pets in 2014 The American Pet Products Association's annual report on pet industry spending says Americans spent $58 billion in 2014 on their 397 million pets, which range from freshwater fish and reptiles to cats and dogs. The industry trade group released the survey ... 03/5/2015 - 6:26 am | View Link
Dogtopia day care coming to SE Michigan, with first location by next summer Dogtopia and other pet day cares capitalize on the growing amount people are spending on pet services, a segment of pet spending that is expected to reach $4.54 billion ... are welcome as long as the animal passes a $15 temperament evaluation, is up ... 12/6/2013 - 6:46 am | View Link
Annual pet spending passes $50 billion mark Americans spent $50.96 billion on their pets in 2011. That's an all-time high and the first time in history more than $50 billion has gone to the dogs, cats, canaries, guppies and the like, the American Pet Products Association said in a report issued ... 03/9/2012 - 1:40 pm | View Link
Annual pet spending passes $50 billion mark Food and vet costs accounted for about 65 percent of the spending. But it was a service category — one that includes grooming, boarding, pet hotels, pet-sitting and day care — that grew more than any other, surging 7.9 percent from $3.51 billion in ... 03/2/2012 - 6:59 pm | View Link
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Pet Industry Market Size & Ownership Statistics U.S. Pet Industry Spending Figures & Future Outlook. The following s pending statistics are gathered by APPA from various market reseach sources and are not included ... 07/27/2015 - 4:41 am | View Website
Her asking price is $40000. But the books show inventory is only $15000. She's an acquaintance and is selling because of breast cancer. I don't want to be cruel and buy it cheap(I wish I could just give her $40000 because of her circumstances but have a family of my own) but I can't see what the other $25000 is for.
LinkedIn has woken up to the fact that its members might not appreciate being showered in emails every single day
The networking site, notorious for aggressively updating you on everything from meaningless endorsements to blog posts from people you don't know, announced Monday that it would cool off a bit
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"We’re also not immune to the late night talk show host jokes," Aatif Awan, the company's senior director of product management, wrote in the blog post.
eBay is adjusting to its recent divorce with a pair of shears in hand.
The online marketplace announced it was ditching its same-day local delivery service along with several of its outlying apps on Monday as the company slims down its operations and channels its energies back to its core business of selling things online.
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The end of the eBay Now delivery option doesn't come as a shock: The company has been gradually dismantling the three-year-old amenity for more than a year, and Monday's announcement was more about clearing the final scraps.
Twitter added a much-needed feature to its Periscope live-streaming app: The ability to cut back on notifications from those who stream way too much.
Included in an iOS app update on Monday, the company rolled out a mute button that prevents users from receiving a push notification when certain users they follow go live
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Image: Mashable compositeYou may want to get a notification when your favorite band or celebrity live streams something, but the feature lets you quiet alerts from power users you don't want to hear from multiple times a day.