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Asian fungus kills European salamanders, could spread

An aquatic salamander   PHOTO BY S UZANNE COLLINS, CENTER FOR NORTH AMERICAN HERPETOLOGY

A fungus from Asia has killed off large numbers of salamanders and newts in Belgium and The Netherlands and risks reaching North America unless the exotic pet trade is stopped, researchers said Thursday.

Posted: October 31st, 2014 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

NASA commercial supply rocket explodes at liftoff

nasa rocket

An unmanned commercial supply ship bound for the International Space Station exploded moments after liftoff Tuesday evening, with debris falling in flames over the launch site.

Posted: October 29th, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Latest News Stories,Photos & Videos,World | Read More »

‘Jennifer’ photo with tongue sticking out made public

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JAIL PEMBERTON Members of the women’s group Gabriela hold a rally on Chino Roces
Bridge (formerlyMendiola) in Manila to demand that the government junk the Visiting Forces
Agreement with the United States and jail USMarine Pfc. Joseph Scott Pemberton, the
suspect in themurder of transgender Filipino woman Jeffrey “Jennifer” Laude. JOAN BONDOC

The family of Jeffrey “Jennifer” Laude on Tuesday made public photographs of what it described as the “grotesque” manner in which the transgender Filipino woman died and blamed the Visiting Forces Agreement (VFA) for the violent death.

Posted: October 29th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

Man arrested after climbing White House fence

White House Fence Jumper

A man who climbed over the White House fence Wednesday was nabbed by Secret Service agents and dogs, a spokesman for the elite agency said.

Posted: October 23rd, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Latest News Stories,Photos & Videos,World | Read More »

US drops arms, ammunition to Kurds battling IS in Kobane

Turkey Syria

The American military airdropped weapons, ammunition and medical supplies Sunday to Kurds fighting the Islamic State group in the flashpoint Syrian town of Kobane, in a move that could anger ally Turkey.

Posted: October 20th, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Latest News Stories,Photos & Videos,World | Read More »

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