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Extremely rare species of flying squirrel discovered in Southwest China

Scientists have discovered a new species of flying squirrel in Southwest China. The species is closely related to a pair of flying squirrel species on the "most wanted" list published by the Global Wildlife Conservation....

Extremely rare species of flying squirrel discovered in Southwest China

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Adorable New Species of Flying Squirrel Discovered in China A newly described species of flying squirrel is teaching researchers more about these enigmatic, tree-hopping rodents, but its threatened status means scientists will have to act fast.Read more......
00:34, 2019-07-19

Colossal flying dinosaur species discovered in Canada Called the "frozen dragon of the north," a new species of flying dinosaur, Cryodrakon boreas, has been discovered in Canada. The pterosaur is thought to have had the wingspan of a small airplane....
01:00, 2019-09-12

Extremely Rare Lava Lake Discovered on Remote British Island Satellite images have confirmed the presence of a persistent lava lake within the crater of Mount Michael—an active volcano located on a remote island in the Southern Ocean.Read more......
21:17, 2019-07-03

Rare albino panda discovered in China The bear seen on camera in Sichuan province is believed to be only one or two years old. Massive conservation efforts have seen the wild panda population begin to bounce back across southern China....
17:17, 2019-05-27

Black squirrel 'super' species? No, just a darker shade of grey Black squirrel result of interbreeding between grey and fox squirrels – and they both carry virusIn popular myth they are an aggressive new “super” species pushing out the grey squirrel just as it has displaced the red squirrel.But the black squirrels seen scampering through southern England are a f...
02:51, 2019-08-14

Finland: Euroskeptics vs. the flying squirrel With conservation blocking business, the flying squirrel has become a symbol of EU meddling in Finland. But environmentalists are working to win the creature Finnish hearts and habitat....
11:34, 2019-07-02

A gem hunter accidentally discovered a new dinosaur species Gem hunters and paleontologists have a lot in common. Both spend a lot of time sifting through dirt and rock in the hopes of finding things that have been hidden for countless years and every so often their tireless quests overlap. Bob Foster, an Australian gem hunter, knows this better than most, a...
04:34, 2019-06-05

New dinosaur species discovered in South Africa Researchers in South Africa have discovered a new species of dinosaur. The newly named dino remains had been laying misidentified in storage collections for three decades....
18:34, 2019-08-06

Scientists discovered a new shark species that glows in the dark Once you get down deep enough in Earth’s oceans, sunlight is hard to come by. But rather than stumble around in the dark in search of food, creatures that live at extreme depths have found ways to make their own light. It’s called bioluminescence and it’s what gives fireflies their...
17:00, 2019-07-23

Scientists discovered a new species of tiny sharks that glow in the dark Sharks are known to stalk and sniff out prey before they attack. But all this newly discovered shark species has to do is glow in the dark, and the prey comes to them....
21:34, 2019-07-22

Tiny shark discovered in Gulf of Mexico turns out to be new species NEW ORLEANS — A pocket-sized pocket shark found in the Gulf of Mexico has turned out to be a new species. And the mysterious pouches that it’s named for, up near its front fins? Scientists say they squirt little glowing clouds into the ocean. Researchers from around the Gulf and in New York ha...
10:17, 2019-07-20

Secretive new frog species from ancient lineage discovered in India A new species of frog discovered on the forest floor in India’s Western Ghat mountain range is the only member of an ancient lineage stretching back millions of years...
21:34, 2019-05-21

New flying pterosaur species identified is among the largest ever Scientists have given a name to one of the largest animals to ever take to the skies. Cryodrakon boreas, a member of the Azhdarchid group of pterosaurs, boasted a wingspan of nearly 33 feet....
20:00, 2019-09-10

Newly Discovered Giant Salamander Species Is 'World's Biggest Amphibian' Researchers from the Zoological Society of London (ZSL) and London's Natural History Museum have identified new species of giant salamander using DNA from museum specimens. The species that is......
07:00, 2019-09-19

Flying Southwest or American this summer? Check your reservation for new Max 8 cancellations The airlines have taken the grounded planes out of their schedule into early September. Affected travelers will be rebooked or offered refunds.       ...
19:34, 2019-06-13

An invasive snail species was discovered in luggage at the Atlanta airport thanks to a pair of beagles A pair of beagles discovered two Giant African Snails in the luggage of a passenger arriving at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International airport, according to US Customs and Border Protection....
13:00, 2019-06-30

3 Foot Tall Parrot Species Discovered On New Zealand, Island Of Feathered Giants Scientists have uncovered fossilized leg bones from a gigantic parrot that once inhabited Central Otago on the South Island of New Zealand. ...
00:34, 2019-08-08

Tiny shark species that squirts glow-in-the-dark liquid from its pockets discovered Scientists from various universities and research groups identified the 5½-inch shark as the American Pocket Shark, or Mollisquama mississippiensis.        ...
18:34, 2019-07-23

Woman Gives Birth To Sextuplets In "Extremely Rare" Event A Polish woman has given birth to sextuplets with each newborn weighing about one kilogram (2.2 pounds), the University Hospital in the city of Krakow announced on Monday....
14:38, 2019-05-21

New 'flying dragon of the north' with F-16 sized wingspan discovered by scientists A newly discovered ancient reptile dubbed the “flying dragon of the north” is said to be the largest flying animal that ever existed, according to scientists.  ...
05:51, 2019-09-17

Extremely Rare Blue Lobster Ends Up At Massachusetts Restaurant A Massachusetts seafood restaurant found a rare blue lobster in a shipment last week. Blue lobsters are extremely rare, their unique colour being caused by a genetic defect....
07:17, 2019-06-17

Pink grasshopper, unusual and ‘extremely rare,’ spotted in UK garden A British woman recently came across a colorful and not commonly seen insect while gardening: A pink grasshopper. Kate Culley, 41, told SWNS she was helping in her grandmother’s garden in Gloucestershire — a county in southwest England — when she spotted the grasshopper. Though the vibrant ins...
18:34, 2019-08-14

A shark attack while snorkeling is extremely rare. Tips on how to avoid it Steven Spielberg’s summer blockbuster hit "Jaws" came out 44 years ago, but there is still a very real public fear of sharks.        ...
19:00, 2019-06-28

Rare Species Of Tortoise Seen In Arunachal, Second Sighting Since June Another species of "impressed" tortoise, also known as "Manouria impressa" has been sighted for the second time since its discovery in Arunachal Pradesh in June this year....
10:17, 2019-08-25

Extremely rare 1894 dime once owned by Jerry Buss sells for $1.3M An extremely rare 1894 dime, one of only 24 minted and once owned by former Lakers owner Jerry Buss, has sold at auction for $1.32 million, including the buyer’s commission....
21:00, 2019-08-16

Rare new shark species squirts glow-in-the-dark liquid from its pockets Scientists from various universities and research groups identified the 5½-inch shark as the American Pocket Shark, or Mollisquama mississippiensis.        ...
01:34, 2019-07-23

Rare lava lake discovered on remote island is one of only eight Lava lakes are rare -- before this week, only seven were known. Now, scientists have discovered lava lake No. 8 on the Mount Michael, an active volcano on remote Saunders Island in the South Sandwich Islands....
22:51, 2019-07-05

The eerie 'black hole' clouds that loomed over London during Trump's visit are extremely rare Shutterstock An ominous, dark cloud hung over London during President Trump's visit with the Queen. Londoners were initially perplexed, but it turns out someone identified the clouds as a rare cloud formation that was only officially recognized in 2017. The clouds normally come out after thundersto...
03:17, 2019-06-06

Rare ‘lava lake’ discovered on remote South Atlantic volcano Scientists have used satellite imagery to spot an extremely rare “persistent lava lake” on a remote sub-Antarctic island in the South Atlantic. Researchers from the British Antarctic Survey and University College London trawled satellite data to identify the unusual feature atop the Moun...
23:34, 2019-07-03

Rare Ancient Buddhist Text Discovered In Doomed Temple Super-Complex Near Kabul Archaeologists in Afghanistan have discovered exceptionally rare pieces of an ancient Buddhist manuscript dated to around the seventh century AD at an ancient settlement near Kabul. ...
22:17, 2019-07-31

Flying a jet and firing a gun: Thailand releases rare photos of King's royal consort Thailand's royal palace has released candid photographs of the king's newly-anointed consort, offering a rare and intimate window into the lives of the Thai royals....
07:00, 2019-08-27

Earthquake In Southwest China Kills 12, Injures Over 134 The toll from a strong 6.0-magnitude earthquake in southwest China rose to 12 dead and 134 injured on Tuesday as rescuers pulled bodies and survivors from wrecked buildings....
15:17, 2019-06-18

Two strong quakes hit southwest China, at least one person dead Two strong earthquakes shook the southwestern Chinese province of Sichuan on Monday, killing at least one person in a part of the country frequently affected by strong tremors....
21:34, 2019-06-17

Rescue Efforts Are Underway After an Earthquake Kills at Least 12 in Southwest China (BEIJING) — Rescue efforts are underway after an earthquake in southwestern China that has left 12 people dead and 134 others injured. The Yibin city press office said on its social media account that 73 houses had collapsed. The Chinese Ministry of Emergency Management said hundreds of firefi...
10:51, 2019-06-18

Property speculators hope for investment paradise in southwest China A bus came to a halt amid a tropical rainforest not far from China's border with Myanmar, dropping off about 30 investors on a property tour, some with children in tow....
04:34, 2019-07-12

The Trump Administration’s Changes to the Endangered Species Act Risks Pushing More Species to Extinction The U.S. federal law that once saved the bald eagle from extinction is facing a new set of rollbacks by the Trump Administration, worrying conservation scientists about the future of at-risk species. Signed into law in 1973 by President Richard Nixon, the Endangered Species Act (ESA) is credited wi...
04:00, 2019-08-15

Complex stone tools in China may re-write our species' ancient history A cache of sophisticated stone tools from a cave in China date back 170,000 years – perhaps a sign that our species arrived in East Asia earlier than we thought...
18:51, 2019-05-21

U.K. Government ‘Extremely Concerned’ by Reports of China Detaining Hong Kong Consulate Employee (Bloomberg) — The U.K. said it was “extremely concerned” by reports that a Hong Kong consulate worker was detained during a recent trip to mainland China, a case that threatens to add to strains between Beijing and London. The statement came after news site HK01 reported that the U...
08:00, 2019-08-21

Hong Kong British consulate employee detained in China; officials 'extremely concerned' British officials are “extremely concerned” after a consulate employee in Hong Kong disappeared several days ago after making a business trip to mainland China where he was reportedly detained. ...
19:51, 2019-08-20

UK Foreign Office 'extremely concerned' for Hong Kong staffer reportedly detained in China The United Kingdom Foreign Office is "extremely concerned" by reports that a British Consulate staff member in Hong Kong has been detained in mainland China for over 10 days....
16:17, 2019-08-20

419 million-year-old fossilized forest discovered in China The fossilized-remains of a 419 million-year-old forest have been found in China, giving researchers new insights into a time when life began to emerge from the sea....
18:51, 2019-08-09

419-million-year-old fossilized forest discovered in China The fossilized remains of a 419-million-year-old forest have been found in China, giving researchers new insights into a time when life began to emerge from the sea. The site, which is approximately the size of 35 soccer fields (250,000 square meters, or 2.6 million square feet), was discovered near...
19:34, 2019-08-10

China Detains Former U.S. Air Force Pilot Flying for FedEx Chinese authorities have detained a FedEx pilot in the city of Guangzhou, elevating pressure on the company, which is already in Beijing’s crosshairs amid a U.S.-China trade war....
00:00, 2019-09-20

Pigeons prohibited from flying in Beijing ahead of China’s 70th birthday China has reportedly banned pigeons from flying in the nation’s capital ahead of the Communist country’s 70th birthday celebration. Beijing’s municipal government warned of the restriction in the city’s seven major districts with a notice on Sunday that outlined how the birds and a number of other f...
10:17, 2019-09-17

Rare Earths, the U.S.-China Trade War and Your Phone U.S. President Donald Trump’s threat to cut off the supply of chips and processors to Huawei Technologies Co. is hitting China’s biggest tech company where it hurts – its dependence on other nations for the semiconductors and software in smartphones and networking gear. So when Chinese President Xi ...
19:00, 2019-05-21

Can China stop rare earths exports to the US? As China looks for ways to retaliate against the US amid an escalating trade row between the two giants, speculation is rife that Beijing could slash the export of rare earth metals as a counterstrike to US tariffs....
17:34, 2019-06-05

Are Rare Earths the Next Pawn in the US-China Trade War? China is the world's largest producer, and processor, of 17 elements that are key ingredients in smartphones, airplanes, medical devices, and military gear....
14:34, 2019-06-17

Northern China damaged by rare tornado A rare tornado swept through a northern Chinese province on July 3. The storm caused damage to homes, cars and downed power lines.        ...
01:34, 2019-07-06

Rare photos of 19th-century China Before the arrival of photography, the Western imagination of China was based on paintings, written travelogues and dispatches from a seemingly far-off land....
10:00, 2019-07-02

Japanese Electronics Company NEC Demos A Flying Car That's Not Really A Flying Car I know plenty of news outlets are calling this thing a flying car, but let’s be clear here: this isn’t a flying car. It’s a drone you and some of your pals can ride in. It’s not designed to drive on the roads like a car, and then transform into an air vehicle, which makes sense, because it’s not a f...
10:17, 2019-08-07

The Latest: China media suggest ‘rare earth’ use against US SHENZHEN, China (AP) — The Latest on Huawei’s motion challenging the constitutionality of a law that limits U.S. sales of its telecom equipment (all times local): 6 p.m. State media have suggested that China’s rare earth resources could be used as leverage against the United States in th...
15:00, 2019-05-29

US-China trade: what are rare-earth metals and what's the dispute? The metals are used to produce a number of goods, including mobile phones and camerasWhat are rare-earth metals?Rare earths refer to a group of 17 elements that are prized for their unique magnetic and electrochemical properties.They include elements like gadolinium, lanthanum, cerium and promethium...
16:51, 2019-05-29

Why Europe needs to monitor China's rare earths threat European manufacturers will need to keep an eye on China's "near-monopoly" on the extraction and supply of rare earth minerals as they move toward electric power, experts have told CNBC....
08:17, 2019-06-06

China hints at cutting off US from rare earth minerals The Chinese government threatened Wednesday to limit exports of rare earths — chemical components used in various types of high-tech equipment — as part of its trade war with the Trump administration....
17:34, 2019-05-29

A Rare Champion of Pro-Market Policies to Close in China An independent Chinese think tank that has served as a rare bastion for liberal economic thought will shut down, citing government pressure as President Xi Jinping’s campaign to silence dissent rolls on....
16:34, 2019-08-27

China ready to hit back at U.S. with rare earths: newspapers China is ready to use rare earths to strike back in a trade war with the United States, Chinese newspapers warned on Wednesday in strongly worded commentaries on a move that would escalate tensions between the world's two largest economies....
09:51, 2019-05-29

App attempts a rare trick in China: online privacy In a country where privacy protections are considered weak and anything-goes data collection has become the norm, Chinese tech entrepreneur Yang Geng stands out....
21:34, 2019-09-06

Why Rare Earths Could Give China a Trade War Cudgel U.S. President Donald Trump’s threat to cut off the supply of chips and processors to Huawei Technologies Co. is hitting China’s biggest tech company where it hurts – its dependence on other nations for the semiconductors and software used in smartphones and networking gear. So when China’s Presiden...
22:34, 2019-05-30

Explainer: U.S. dependence on China's rare earth - Trade war vulnerability Rare earth elements are used in a wide range of consumer products, from iPhones to electric car motors, as well as military jet engines, satellites and lasers....
05:00, 2019-06-04

Rare All-White Albino Panda Caught On Camera In China A rare all-white panda has been caught on camera at a nature reserve in southwest China, showing albinism exists among wild pandas in the region, state media reported....
18:51, 2019-05-26

China escalates rare earths threat at U.S. in response to technology ban   There's a growing sense in both capitals that the two largest economies need to diversify their supply chains and unwind a system of mutual economic dependency...
14:51, 2019-05-31

In China, Public Talk of Sex Is Rare. Could a ‘Pleasure Community’ Change That? Strangers gathered in Beijing to discuss a subject rarely addressed publicly in China: how to satisfy a woman. These workshops come at a fraught time for Chinese feminists....
21:17, 2019-06-02

Wyoming may hold the key to the rare earth minerals trade war with China America depends on China for 80% of its rare earth imports. But mining experts say Wyoming may play a key role in making the U.S. mineral-independent: Its Bear Lodge mountain range is home to an estimated 18 million tons of rare earth....
19:00, 2019-07-10

China willing to meet reasonable rare earth demand from other countries China is willing to meet reasonable demand for rare earths from other countries, but it would be unacceptable that countries using Chinese rare earths to manufacture products would turn around and suppress China, its commerce ministry said....
11:17, 2019-05-30

European shares sink after China hint on rare metals European shares slipped on Wednesday, as Chinese newspapers warned Beijing was ready to use its supply of rare metals in an increasingly bitter trade dispute with the United States, sending investors scurrying for perceived safe havens globally....
10:00, 2019-05-29

The State Department puts China first on rare earth metals HARGEISA, Somaliland — To most Americans, anarchy, intervention, and the Black Hawk Down fiasco define Somalia. By any reasonable metric, the country has not improved much since. Somalia has had the dubious honor to be crowned the world’s most corrupt country by Transparency International for 14 yea...
04:51, 2019-08-08

China's rare earths exports fall in May; shipments usually volatile Rare earth exports by China, the world's dominant producer, fell 16% in May from a month earlier amid an increased focus on the raw materials due to the Sino-U.S. trade war, although the drop was in line with usual trading....
11:17, 2019-06-10

'Death march' of 550 million-year-old worm discovered in China The ancient worm fossils were discovered in southern China, one of them featuring a "mortichnia," or trail it produced immediately before dying.       ...
02:17, 2019-09-05

| Taiwan and US officials hold rare meeting amid China tension Senior national security officials from the United States and Taiwan have held their first meeting in four decades this month, with the aim of deepening cooperation, the government in Taipei has said....
00:17, 2019-05-28

China Ready To Hit Back At United States With Rare Earths: Reports China is ready to use rare earths to strike back in a trade war with the United States, Chinese newspapers warned on Wednesday in strongly worded commentaries on a move that would escalate tensions......
14:17, 2019-05-29

US Says To Take Action To Ensure Rare Earths Supply Amid China Trade War The United States says it will take "unprecedented actions" to ensure the supply of strategic elements and rare earths, as China mulls possible export controls for materials that are critical to......
11:34, 2019-06-05

China ready to hit back at U.S. with rare earths: ruling party newspaper China's Communist Party newspaper warned the United States on Wednesday that the country was ready to use rare earths to strike back in their bitter trade war, saying in an extremely strongly worded commentary "don't say we didn't warn you"....
06:34, 2019-05-29

China rare earth firms' stocks soar on trade war speculation Shares in rare earth-related companies in China soared on Tuesday, a day after Chinese President Xi Jinping visited a rare earth firm in southern China, sparking speculation the sector could be the next front in the Sino-U.S. trade war....
14:51, 2019-05-21

If we can't challenge China, no one can, warns operator of only US mine for rare earth metals "If we can't be economic, there's no hope for the U.S. industry," said James Litinsky, owner of the only rare earth minerals mine in the U.S....
03:34, 2019-05-31

Pentagon looks down under to cut China out of its technologically critical rare earth supply chain In an effort to secure the national security supply chain against China, the Pentagon is planning to stand up rare earth production sites in Australia....
01:51, 2019-09-04

China’s saber-rattling on rare-earths trade has US officials looking for options Rare earth oxides. Clockwise from top center: praseodymium, cerium, lanthanum, neodymium, samarium, and gadolinium. (credit: Peggy Greb, US Department of Agriculture) On Wednesday, Chinese newspapers ran commentaries warning the United States that escalating trade tensions would result in China cu...
02:34, 2019-05-31

China Trade Fight Raises Specter of Rare-Earth Shortage The U.S-China trade dispute has sent prices surging in rare-earth metals, a critical market for industries from electric cars to fuel makers. Chinese media reported that the country may cut exports of such minerals....
17:34, 2019-05-31

China set to control rare earth supply for years due to processing dominance U.S. companies are years away from challenging Chinese dominance of rare earth minerals due to a lack of domestic processing facilities, ensuring the Asian nation will maintain its near-monopoly on refining and powerful leverage in trade talks....
03:51, 2019-05-30

China rare earth prices soar on their potential role in trade war Chinese rare earth prices are set to climb further beyond multi-year highs hit following a flurry of state media reports that Beijing could weaponize its supply-dominance of the prized minerals in its trade war with Washington....
16:51, 2019-06-06

China's Minmetals says to close rare earth unit after pollution violations The rare earths arm of state-owned China Minmetals Corporation said one of its units would halt production with immediate effect from Thursday after failing to rectify a series of environmental offences....
14:00, 2019-08-16

Rare earth firms' stocks soar on U.S.-China trade war speculation Shares in rare earth-related companies soared on Tuesday, led by jumps in Chinese producers a day after Chinese President Xi Jinping visited a rare earth firm in southern China, sparking speculation the sector could be the next front in the Sino-U.S. trade war....
04:00, 2019-05-22

Xi Jinping Flexes China's Trade Muscle With Visit to Rare-Earths Hub By touring a region of China that calls itself a rare-earths kingdom, Chinese President Xi Jinping pinpointed a source of leverage his government has over high-technology industries critical to the U.S. economy....
16:34, 2019-05-21

UPDATE 2-Lynas touts its independence from China in push for rare earths growth With China threatening to curb exports of rare earth minerals, Lynas Corp is making an aggressive push for fresh business across the globe and billing itself as the best option for its customers to tap diversified supplies of the specialized materials....
19:00, 2019-06-06

UPDATE 3-Lynas touts its independence from China in push for rare earths growth With China threatening to curb exports of rare earth minerals, Lynas Corp is making an aggressive push for fresh business across the globe and billing itself as the best option for its customers to tap diversified supplies of the specialized materials....
20:00, 2019-06-06

U.S. Ambassador Urges China to Meet With Dalai Lama in Rare Visit to Tibet (BEIJING) — The U.S. ambassador to China urged Beijing to engage in substantive dialogue with exiled Tibetan Buddhist leader the Dalai Lama during a visit to the Himalayan region over the past week, the U.S. Embassy said Saturday. Terry Branstad also “expressed concerns regarding the Chi...
22:51, 2019-05-25

Explainer: China's rare earth supplies could be vital bargaining chip in U.S. trade war Rare earth elements are used in a wide range of consumer products, from iPhones to electric car motors, as well as military jet engines, satellites and lasers....
01:51, 2019-05-23

Taiwan and U.S. security officials hold rare meeting amid China tension Senior national security officials from the United States and Taiwan have met to deepen cooperation, the government in Taipei said, the first such meeting in four decades that came amid tense relations between the United States and China....
09:51, 2019-05-27

Foreign Office 'extremely concerned' over Hong Kong consulate worker 'detained at China border' The Foreign Office has said it is "extremely concerned" over reports that a staff member, who has been been missing for 12 days, has been detained in China....
22:51, 2019-08-20

China court sells Fanya metal exchange antimony, rare earth stocks Metal and rare earth inventories formerly held by southwest China's defunct Fanya Metal Exchange were auctioned off for minimum asking prices totalling 780.4 million yuan ($110 million), according to an e-commerce site that hosted the sales....
12:51, 2019-09-01

Weapon of choice? China rare earth prices soar on their potential role in trade war Chinese rare earth prices are set to climb further beyond multi-year highs hit following a flurry of state media reports that Beijing could weaponize its supply-dominance of the prized minerals in its trade war with Washington....
08:51, 2019-06-06

Exclusive: Pentagon races to track U.S. rare earths output amid China trade dispute The Pentagon is rapidly assessing the United States' rare earths capability in a race to secure stable supply of the specialized material amid the country's trade conflict with China, which controls the rare earths industry, according to a government document seen by Reuters....
19:34, 2019-07-12

Lawmaker removed from committee after shooting squirrel CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — A New Hampshire lawmaker who shot a squirrel in his yard and shared a graphic photo of it on Twitter has lost his seat on a legislative committee. Deerfield Republican Rep. Jim Spillane shared a photo of the animal’s bloody carcass on May 26. That prompted a complaint to t...
23:00, 2019-06-28

Claire and her new dead squirrel are going to have to ask you to calm the hell down And now, here’s a heartwarming story of a young girl and her loyalty to a new, friend. Twitter user EmmaKerwin2 posted a video of our tiny protagonist, who we will soon learn is named Claire. After what we can assume was an eventful time outdoors, Claire returned home with a fluffy squirrel. Oh, and...
19:00, 2019-06-27

Photographer captures squirrel stop and smell a flower Dick Van Duijn via Instagram CHARLOTTE (WCNC) – Wildlife, Nature and Landscape photographer, Dick van Duijn captured a stunning photo while on a photography trip with his friend in Vienna, Austria. After taking hundreds of photos on his camera, Duijn captured a single photo of a squirrel that ...
03:34, 2019-09-10

Cops bust man who kept ‘attack squirrel’ hopped up on meth The Alabama man who authorities say kept an “attack squirrel” in a cage and hopped it up on methamphetamine to keep it surly has been arrested, police announced. Mickey Paulk, 35, was busted Thursday night when authorities conducting surveillance at a local hotel spotted him leaving on a stolen amb...
19:17, 2019-06-28

Viral Pic Of Squirrel Biting Snake Shocks Internet A picture that has gone viral online shows a squirrel clutching a snake, reportedly before it devoured it "down to the last two inches." The role reversal has shocked the Internet, collecting hundreds......
07:00, 2019-05-25

Look: Squirrel rescued from under hood of Virginia State Police car A Virginia State Police sergeant who heard unusual noises coming from under the hood of her car made an unusual discovery -- a squirrel trapped in the vehicle....
22:34, 2019-09-19

Authorities: Alabama Man Fed Meth To Caged ‘Attack Squirrel’ ATHENS, Ala. (AP) — Alabama investigators say a man kept a caged “attack squirrel” in his apartment and fed it methamphetamine to ensure it stayed aggressive. The News Courier reports authorities are seeking 35-year-old Mickey Paulk on multiple charges including possession of a controlle...
02:34, 2019-06-19

In video, Alabama man denies feeding meth to squirrel ATHENS, Ala. (AP) — An Alabama man has posted a video denying he fed methamphetamine to a so-called “attack squirrel” that he calls a pet. Police are searching for Mickey Paulk on drug and other charges after claiming they found a caged squirrel during a search. Authorities tell news out...
18:17, 2019-06-19

Fortnite Throw Flying Disc in Week 3 Season 9: How to throw and catch the Flying Disc Toy? Fortnite Week 3 Challenges for Season 9 go live later today and this time around Epic Games wants players to Throw The Flying Disc Toy And Catch It Before It Lands. Here's how you do it!...
14:51, 2019-05-23

Photographer captures squirrel smelling flowers in adorable snaps A photographer in Vienna captured the moment a small ground squirrel stopped to smell the flowers -- and it has made for the most adorable photo shoot ever....
08:00, 2019-09-07

Firefighters rescue squirrel stuck in manhole months after saving rat Just four months after saving an overweight rat trapped in a sewer grate, German firefighters have again answered the call of rodent duty, this time sedating, then liberating, a very tense squirrel whose head got stuck in a manhole. The furry critter wedged its tiny head in a manhole cover in the we...
01:17, 2019-06-22

‘Attack squirrel’ hopped up on meth rescued during drug bust Rocky’s got nothing on this flying squirrel. An “attack squirrel” in a cage in Alabama was hopped up on methamphetamine so it would stay aggressive, authorities said. Limestone County Sheriff’s Deputies rescued the bushy-tailed critter during a drug bust Monday, and also seiz...
05:00, 2019-06-19

German firefighters rescue squirrel stuck in manhole cover Firefighters in the city of Dortmund were called upon to help a red squirrel in need of rescue. But with its head firmly stuck in the manhole cover, rescuers had to get creative in order to free the distressed animal....
00:00, 2019-06-21

Cheetos-obsessed squirrel hangs around playground waiting for snacks A squirrel at a playground in Washington state has reportedly become addicted to Goldfish crackers and Cheetos — and she gets downright cheesed off when she doesn’t get any. Kevin, who is actually a female squirrel, has been frequenting Discovery Park in Seattle and even cozying up to any parkgoers ...
23:17, 2019-05-28

Wanted Alabama ‘attack squirrel’ owner arrested after chase KILLEN, Ala. (AP) — An Alabama man who denied feeding methamphetamine to a so-called “attack squirrel” he considered a pet has been arrested. The Limestone County Sheriff’s Office said on Twitter that 35-year-old Mickey Paulk was caught Thursday night following a chase in which he ...
11:51, 2019-06-28

Alabama man says 'attack squirrel' not on meth, disputing officials' claim The wanted Alabama man who police alleged fed a pet rodent methamphetamine to keep it aggressive has spoken out while on the lam — and he says his pet squirrel is no druggie....
16:17, 2019-06-19

Watch: New York park posts signs after series of squirrel attacks Signs posted at a New York City park are warning visitors not to feed the local squirrels because the seemingly cute and cuddly residents have turned aggressive....
20:00, 2019-08-14

Idiot Squirrel On The Field Successfully Invades Consecutive Twins Games For the second night in a row, a daring squirrel has invaded the field at the Twins’ stadium. Monday night the furry fellow invaded the home dugout and sent several players fleeing in terror. Tuesday night our intrepid rodent pal bolted down the first baseline, nutmegged a baserunner, briefly leapt ...
07:00, 2019-08-21

Photographer captures moment 'curious' squirrel stops to smell a flower A photographer in Vienna, Austria captured the moment a small ground squirrel stopped to smell the flowers — in order to find out which one would taste the best. ...
05:34, 2019-09-06

Firefighters rescue squirrel stuck in manhole cover in western Germany Police, firefighters and a veterinary clinic had to join forces this week to rescue a red squirrel that got its head stuck in a manhole cover in western Germany....
23:34, 2019-06-21

Squirrel stew, jelly beans, and hoecakes: Here are all 44 presidents' favorite foods Charles Ommanney/Getty Images Presidents of the United States have had some eccentric choices for favorite foods. From squirrel stew to cheeseburger pizza, these commanders in chief didn't let their time at America's most famous address change their tastes. Here are the favorite foods of all 44 p...
22:34, 2019-05-25

The Squirrel Girl team says goodbye on its own terms in this exclusive exit interview The Unbeatable Squirrel Girl is one of the greatest, unlikeliest success stories in superhero comics, turning a joke character into the star of a clever, heartfelt, incredibly fun YA series that has become a gateway for readers of all ages. But nothing lasts forever, and after two volumes, 58 issues...
20:34, 2019-05-23

Ground squirrel makes full recovery after severely injured by door TUCSON – A round-tailed ground squirrel has been released back into the wild after he was severely injured when he was caught in a door,  Tucson Wildlife Center announced Friday. According to the center, the squirrel was brought into their care after a door was closed on the rodent. TWC said ...
07:51, 2019-07-13

Small Squirrel Spells Big Trouble For Two Cops. Watch Hilarious Video A video that is going viral online shows two cops from the US state of New Hampshire trying to deal with a wayward squirrel. The video of the hilarious police chase was shared online by the Stratham......
06:51, 2019-07-09

Electrocuted squirrel finally removed from utility wires: 'Rest in power,' neighbors say Talk about being left hanging. Some residents in upstate New York say a utility company ignored them for two weeks after they reported seeing a dead squirrel dangling above them from utility wires....
15:00, 2019-07-03

Michigan woman, 82, reportedly flips vehicle after swerving to avoid hitting squirrel An 82-year-old Michigan driver encountered a snowball of unfortunate events on Sunday after police say she swerved to avoid hitting a squirrel in the road....
16:17, 2019-08-06

Buy Fall Southwest Flights for as Little as $49 If you haven’t booked a getaway this fall just yet, here’s your opportunity—Southwest is having another sale on select flights that ends tomorrow at 11:59pm PT....
16:51, 2019-07-17

Southwest Airlines turns 48 Southwest Airlines turned 48 on June 18, 2019. It has grown from an airline with just two routes in 1971 to the world's largest low-cost carrier.       ...
04:51, 2019-06-20

Book a Southwest Flight For As Little As $49 It’s almost the start of summer—which means it might be time to plan out your vacation schedule this fall if you haven’t already. And until midnight tomorrow, Southwest is having a hell of a sale to celebrate the company’s birthday, offering one-way airfare for as little as $49 this coming fall....
18:17, 2019-06-19

Alabama fugitive who fed meth to pet 'attack squirrel' named Deeznutz arrested after car chase An Alabama man who denied feeding methamphetamine to a so-called "attack squirrel" he considered a pet has been arrested on new charges.        ...
19:00, 2019-06-28

Alabama man fed meth to caged 'attack squirrel' Alabama investigators say a man kept a caged "attack squirrel" in his apartment and fed it methamphetamine to ensure it stayed aggressive. (June 18)        ...
00:17, 2019-06-19

Thomas Gilbert Jr.’s ex: he’s ‘off’ but ‘extremely good looking’ The cougar ex-girlfriend of Thomas Gilbert Jr. told jurors Wednesday at his Manhattan murder trial that she knew something was wrong with him. “He was extremely introverted and oddly quiet,” said Anna Rothschild, who dated Gilbert a year before he allegedly shot dead his hedge-fund milli...
23:34, 2019-06-12

The Southwest is sizzling: Here's where it is expected to hit 115 or more Scorching heat is blazing across the Southwest this week: Both Phoenix and Yuma expected to near 115 Wednesday and over the next few days.        ...
23:51, 2019-08-14

Report: Aliens Are Extremely Real Today, the New York Times has yet another story about unidentified flying objects observed by Navy pilots. These hypersonic flying things are apparently so common that the Navy has had to create a new protocol for reporting them....
09:34, 2019-05-27

Persona Q2 Has Me In An Extremely Fun Feedback Loop Persona Q, a 2014 turn-based role-playing game for the 3DS, put Persona 3 and 4 characters into an extended “what-if” scenario where they had to band together and navigate gigantic labyrinths to escape an abandoned high school. It’s easily one of my favorite 3DS games, so you can imagine I was prett...
18:17, 2019-05-21

Southwest three-day sale: Fares start at $49 one way Southwest's three-day fare sale, held twice a year, features one-way fares as low as $49, $79, $99 and $129 for late summer and fall travel.        ...
13:51, 2019-06-04

Airport life: A day with Southwest in Dallas Southwest Airlines and photographer Jeremy Dwyer-Lindgren take you behind the scenes of Dallas Love Field Airport on April 29, 2019.       ...
04:51, 2019-06-15

Woodford 'extremely sorry' for top fund suspension Neil Woodford has appeared in a video where he say he is "extremely sorry" that investors had to be blocked from withdrawing their cash from his top fund....
10:00, 2019-06-05

5 ways Southwest is not your ordinary airline No assigned seats? Here are some of the biggest things that set Southwest Airlines apart from other carriers.        ...
21:17, 2019-06-03

Your Extremely Patriotic Acura NSX Wallpapers Are Here Okay, so the original NSX isn’t an “American” car. The new one is; it was designed in America and built in Ohio. But this 4th of July weekend, I think we can give the first one a pass, since it had an Acura badge on our shores. Doesn’t that give it honorary citizenship?...
00:00, 2019-07-06

United and Southwest Will Allow Passengers to Opt-Out of 737 Flights Even after Boeing’s beleaguered Boeing 737 Max jets return to the skies, some Stephen Brashearwary passengers won’t be expected to board them—at least if they’re flying United Airlines.Read more......
04:34, 2019-09-06

Southwest expects Boeing 737 MAX cancellations beyond Oct. 1 -CEO Southwest Airlines expects it will have to remove the grounded Boeing Co 737 MAX jets from its flying schedule beyond the current Oct. 1 re-entry date following the discovery of a fresh safety issue, Chief Executive Gary Kelly told employees on Monday....
22:51, 2019-07-01

Get Southwest Fare Deals as Low as $49 Today As we mentioned last week, you probably shouldn’t book a flight on third-party sites like Expedia or Travelocity or you might miss out on some airlines’ sales. And right on cue, Southwest announced a sale on flights departing as soon as September and through the spring....
20:17, 2019-08-22

Southwest three-day sale: Fares starting at $49 one way Southwest's three-day fare sale, held twice a year, features one-way fares of $49, $79, $99 and $129 for late summer and fall travel. Thanksgiving is excluded.        ...
10:17, 2019-06-04

NHC says 70% chance of cyclone southwest of Bermuda A broad area of low pressure located southwest of Bermuda has a 70% chance of becoming a short-lived subtropical or tropical cyclone later on Monday, the U.S. National Hurricane Center (NHC) said....
23:51, 2019-05-21

Koenigsegg Is Extremely Mad Online About a Cheap One:1 Not long after we learned of the Bonhams auction that would sell off the seized cars from an African dictator’s son for the benefit of Equatorial Guinea, Koenigsegg weighed in. Nobody asked it to, but it did anyway. You see, there is a Koenigsegg One:1 that’s part of that auction and Koenigsegg is E...
04:51, 2019-07-02

Look At This Extremely Nice Video Game Latrine While playing State of Decay 2's new Heartland expansion—a game I find interesting, even if I don’t particularly enjoy it—I noticed something during one of several trips to my local frenemies the Wilkersons in the northern region of Trumbull Valley. It’s a latrine. An extremely considered, well-...
01:34, 2019-06-15

Southwest Airlines cancels 737 Max flights through Labor Day Southwest Airlines announced Thursday it will keep its Boeing 737 Max fleet on the ground through the Labor Day weekend, joining the only other U.S. carrier that flies the Max 8....
21:51, 2019-06-13

Southwest, JetBlue top J.D. Power airline rankings The annual J.D. Power North America AIrline Satisfaction Study asks travelers to rank airlines in seven key categories, from check in to baggage.        ...
16:00, 2019-05-29

Southwest three-day sale kicks off with $49 fares each way; here's what you need to know Southwest's three-day fare sale, held twice a year, features one-way fares as low as $49, $79, $99 and $129 for late summer and fall travel.        ...
02:34, 2019-06-05

Dorian becomes 'extremely dangerous' Category 3 hurricane Dorian gathered strength while moving towards Florida and is now an "extremely dangerous" Category 3 hurricane. The exact path of the storm remains unclear, but millions are believed to be at risk....
03:00, 2019-08-31

Reminder: the Other Truck in The Terminator Was Extremely Good There’s lots to take in from the classic film The Terminator. There’s Arnold Schwarzenegger murdering dudes when he’s naked. There are also several explosions. But also: this wonderful Chevy pickup....
21:00, 2019-07-31

This Southwest Sale Will Have You Soaring With Flights Starting at $49 “Get outta town!” That’s what you’ll say, and what you’ll do, when you see the fares on a whole bunch of Southwest Airlines flights. Flights for a range of routes from September 3 through December 18, 2019 (not including dates right around Thanksgiving, unfortunately) start at just $49 one way, and ...
01:51, 2019-06-20

Southwest extends Boeing 737 MAX cancellations through Sept. 2 Southwest Airlines Co said on Thursday it was extending the removal of Boeing Co 737 MAX aircraft from its flying schedule through Sept. 2, after the plane was grounded worldwide following two deadly crashes....
19:34, 2019-06-13

Southwest border apprehensions decline in August TUCSON- U.S. Customs and Border Protection report a drop in the number of apprehensions at the southwest U.S.-Mexico border for the month of August. “During the month of August, CBP apprehended or deemed admissible a total 64,000 individuals,” said CBP’s Acting Commissioner Mark Mo...
10:00, 2019-09-11

EU: Hong Kong developments are 'extremely worrying' The arrest of several prominent pro-democracy activists raised concern among EU foreign ministers. With Chinese soldiers stationed at the border with Hong Kong, Europe has warned against any further escalation....
03:00, 2019-08-31

The Extremely Expensive Retro Console That Still Can't Be Emulated Today, it’s trivially easy to play even the rarest out-of-print video games in the world with just a few mouse clicks. Some kind fan has probably dumped the game online, and someone else has probably written an emulator to run it. But that’s not the case with the LaserActive....
01:34, 2019-05-23

Southwest says aloha to Hawaii with expanded service Itching to go to the Rainbow State but balling on a budget? Good news: Southwest Airlines is expanding its service from California to Hawaii starting in mid-January....
19:34, 2019-08-16

UPDATE 1-Southwest to keep Boeing 737 MAX off schedule through Sept. 2 Southwest Airlines Co said on Thursday it would keep the Boeing Co 737 MAX jet off its flying schedule through Sept. 2, as the timing of the return of the troubled airplane to service remained uncertain....
18:00, 2019-06-13

Book Your Fall Travel Now During Southwest's Sale Summer hasn’t officially started, but that doesn’t mean you can’t look forward to autumn travel. Personally, September and October are my favorite months for a trip—the weather (in most places) is getting bearable again, and you don’t have to deal with the family vacation crowds or high-season price...
21:34, 2019-06-05

Suspect detained after shooting on Southwest side TUCSON – A suspect wanted in a shooting on the Southwest side has been detained. The Pima County Sheriff’s Department said the suspect was located and detained on Wednesday afternoon. Earlier in the day, PCSD sent out a community alert, warning the public about the suspect. According to ...
12:17, 2019-09-05

Bicyclist found dead on southwest side TUCSON – Pima County Sheriff’s Department is investigating a fatality after a bicyclist was found dead on the southwest side Wednesday morning. According to PCSD, the man was found next to a bicycle near Bilby and Palomino roads. The cause of death is unknown at this time. Pima County S...
14:51, 2019-06-20

Southwest Airlines at 48: A birthday photo album Southwest Airlines turned 48 on June 18, 2019. It has grown from an airline with just two routes in 1971 to the world's largest low-cost carrier.       ...
07:00, 2019-06-19

Driver Rowland isn't missing 'extremely political' F1 Endurance racing may not be Oliver Rowland's specialty but patience is a quality that has, at last, taken the Englishman to a world-class championship....
14:34, 2019-06-20

Dorian becomes 'extremely dangerous' Category 4 hurricane Dorian gathered strength while moving towards Florida and is now an "extremely dangerous" Category 4 hurricane. The exact path of the storm remains unclear, but millions are believed to be at risk....
10:17, 2019-08-31

Nearly 200 US cities are seeing more extremely hot days, analysis finds 198 had an increase in the average number of days each year that felt 90F or hotter and 106 cities had an increase in ‘danger’ days that felt 105F or hotterNearly 200 US cities have seen an increase in the number of days each year that soar beyond a heat index of 90F (32.2C) or higher, according to ...
18:34, 2019-08-21

Here are some of the USA's most endangered species The Trump administration announced a major overhaul Monday to the Endangered Species Act that it said would reduce regulations.        ...
05:51, 2019-08-14

Lamar Odom 'extremely disappointed' to be deactivated in BIG3 Lamar Odom said Friday he was “extremely disappointed” and embarrassed after learning the BIG3 basketball league decided to deactivate him for the remainder of its third season....
19:51, 2019-07-15

Robbery suspect injured after altercation at southwest side AM-PM TUCSON – Pima County Sheriff’s Department is investigating a robbery at a southwest side convenience store after an altercation broke out Monday morning in connection to the incident. According to PCSD, the incident occurred at the AM-PM store at 2891 W Valencia Rd. near Cardinal Road at...
20:51, 2019-08-12

Attacks on central bankers are 'extremely unjust,' former ECB chief says Former European Central Bank (ECB) chief Jean-Claude Trichet condemned attacks on central banks after current President Mario Draghi faced a backlash over the major stimulus package announced Thursday....
17:17, 2019-09-13

BAML: Buy risky assets as sentiment gets extremely bearish Bank of America Merrill Lynch said on Friday its market sentiment indicator has fallen to a level so bearish it has triggered a "contrarian" buy signal for assets considered more risky, such as......
00:00, 2019-08-31

Rockets loading up for extremely risky Jimmy Butler run Amid all the reported drama within the Houston Rockets, including rumors of a James Harden-Chris Paul feud, the team is planning on pursuing a big personality to form its own Big Three. The Rockets will aggressively pursue Jimmy Butler in free agency, with the 29-year-old All-Star topping the team&#...
17:17, 2019-06-20

4 Icy Hot Commercials Where It Was Extremely Clear Shaq Thought Icy Hot Was Dog Repellent While basketball legend Shaquille O’Neal has been Icy Hot’s spokesperson for over a decade, it seems like he’s always had the wrong idea about what the topical pain reliever actually does. Here are four commercials where it was extremely clear Shaq thought Icy Hot was dog repellent....
08:00, 2019-09-12

Keanu Reeves is in Cyberpunk 2077, and he's extremely excited about it Sorry George R.R. Martin, but an even hotter celebrity is getting into video games. At its E3 press conference today, Microsoft spent some time showing off perennial E3 favorite Cyberpunk 2077, and while the footage was fine (if you’re into hidden arm-blades, violence, and gritty sci-fi futures), th...
05:51, 2019-06-10

An Extremely Pressing Question Now That Aliens Are Real: Would You Bone One? Perhaps it’s a sign that the media churn cycle has reached maximum saturation, and now consists of 10,000 monkeys on typewriters writing think pieces about The Hills reboot—but I do not understand why we are collectively freaking out about the fact that aliens are quite possibly, perhaps definitely ...
01:51, 2019-05-30

UK extremely concerned about jailed British-Iranian aid worker Britain is extremely concerned about the welfare of the jailed British-Iranian aid worker Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe and wants to see her released, a spokesman for Prime Minister Theresa May said on Wednesday....
14:51, 2019-07-17

Extremely Calm President Trots Out Parade of Staffers to Say How Not Mad He Is President Donald Trump spoke on Thursday about a new plan to bail out America’s farmers to the tune of $16 billion dollars (socialism?) as his ongoing trade war with China continues to impact the agricultural industry. At least, that was what he was supposed do, but after a speech in which the presi...
07:17, 2019-05-24

Miss those Southwest Airlines peanuts? You can buy some – for a price The airline, which stopped serving peanuts a year ago over allergy concerns, is selling its trademark peanuts online and at its Dallas company store.       ...
06:34, 2019-09-12

Here are 5 times Southwest Airlines made the internet smile From giving out a free Nintendo Switch to holding a hula hoop contest, Southwest Airlines has given passengers plenty of reasons to smile.       ...
12:17, 2019-08-07

Megan Rapinoe shuts down critics: 'I think I'm extremely American' FRANCK FIFE / Getty Images Megan Rapinoe has been frequently called "un-American" by critics for her political views throughout the 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup and her past protests of the national anthem. She received backlash after she said, "I'm not going to the f------ White House," in an inter...
08:00, 2019-07-04

US groundwater shortage is forcing us to dig extremely deep wells Groundwater provides drinking water for 120 million Americans and irrigates farmland - but demand in some places, including in California, is drying up wells...
21:01, 2019-07-22

The Latest: Tornadoes move through southwest Missouri towns OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The Latest on storm damage in the Southern Plains and Midwest (all times local): 10 p.m. Tornadoes have touched down near Joplin, Missouri, on the eighth anniversary of a massive twister that devastated the city and killed 161 people there. Jasper County Emergency Management Dir...
12:34, 2019-05-23

Boil water advisory lifted for southwest Tucson TUCSON – The boil water advisory for customers affected by the Labor Day main break was lifted Thursday. Earlier Thursday, Tucson Water announced the end of the boil water advisory that had been issued for citizens living near Ajo Highway and Kinney Road. The boil water advisory was originally...
03:34, 2019-09-06

These Minecraft Wave Machines Are Extremely Satisfying To Watch Minecraft is a game that lets players create basically anything they want, assuming that player has the time to do it. It also has Redstone, a resource that allows players to move, power and manipulate blocks in various ways. Combine this with the predictable and simple physics of Minecraft and you ...
18:17, 2019-06-02

Extremely Long List: How to Reset Almost Any Popular Gadget The full reset remains a useful troubleshooting tool for if you’re having problems with a gadget. It’s also an essential step to take before you sell or recycle a device. And with cloud syncing and media streaming now the norm, getting everything back up and running is easier than it’s ever been. He...
18:17, 2019-08-22

Southwest pilots to seek compensation for Boeing 737 Max impact The pilots union for Southwest Airlines says it will ask Boeing for compensation to cover legal costs and lost income for pilots due to the 737 Max grounding....
18:34, 2019-06-19

Sri Lanka death penalty reinstatement 'extremely disturbing' Sri Lanka has ended a moratorium on the death penalty and hired two hangmen to execute four persons convicted of drug offenses. In an interview with DW, HRW's Meenakshi Ganguly says the government's move is regressive....
13:51, 2019-07-01

Parched US Southwest gets reprieve as snowmelt fills rivers DENVER (AP) — A welcome surge of melting snow is pouring out of the Rocky Mountains and into the drought-stricken rivers of the southwestern U.S. Enough snow fell last winter to delay a water shortage in the region, but the runoff is threatening to push some streams over their banks. Much of Colorad...
08:00, 2019-06-13

Dog days of August: As the Northeast swelters, the Southwest bakes The country's Northeast is in line for a few sweltering days, but nowhere near as hot or long a stretch as awaits the Southwest, forecasters say.        ...
10:00, 2019-08-19

How a new antibiotic destroys extremely drug-resistant tuberculosis Enlarge / A security guard mans the gate January 23, 2008 of the ward of extreme drug resistant tuberculosis (XDR-TB), a near-untreatable strain of the disease, at the Brooklyn Infectious Disease Hospital in Cape Town. The hospital is trying to take extra security measures to ensure patients with XD...
22:00, 2019-08-16

Second-hand harm from alcohol ‘extremely prevalent’ according to new study The study found that women were more likely to be harmed by a spouse, partner or family member, while men were more likely to be harmed by a stranger....
21:51, 2019-07-01

U.S. believes attack on Saudi Arabia came from southwest Iran The United States believes Saturday's attack on Saudi Arabia's oil facilities were launched from Iran, two U.S. officials told Reuters on Tuesday, with one of them saying it originated in Iran's southwest....
22:51, 2019-09-17

5 Pakistani Shiites killed in 2 bombings in southwest town A Pakistani security official says two bombings hours apart targeted vehicles carrying minority Shiite tourists in the southwestern town of Ziarat, killing five people and wounding several others....
22:17, 2019-06-07

Megan Rapinoe says she is 'extremely American' despite Trump criticism USA winger says she would not attend White House visitAmericans will play for World Cup title on SundayA week after being warned by the President of the United States not to “disrespect” her country, Megan Rapinoe says her willingness to speak out makes her “extremely American”.The USA winger was cr...
21:34, 2019-07-03

Jeffrey Epstein Sure Had Some Extremely Disturbing Thoughts on Science Jeffrey Epstein—the billionaire investor facing charges of sex trafficking dozens of underage girls and who hobnobbed with the rich and powerful including multiple presidents—sure had a lot of thoughts about science. Specifically, disturbing ones concerning the viability of a plan to “seed the human...
21:17, 2019-08-01

Gunmen kill 2 Pakistani troops deployed for Eid in southwest QUETTA, Pakistan (AP) — Pakistan’s military says suspected militants have opened fire on a paramilitary vehicle patrolling in the town of Hernai in southwestern Baluchistan province, killing two troops before fleeing. In a statement, it said Thursday’s attack targeted troops deployed for...
16:00, 2019-06-06

Magnitude 5.7 earthquake hits Turkey's southwest: observatory An earthquake of 5.7 magnitude rocked Turkey's southwestern city of Denizli on Thursday, the country's monitoring service said, sending about two dozen people to hospital though there were no reports of fatalities....
16:51, 2019-08-08

WTA 'extremely disappointed' by French Open semi scheduling Women's Tennis Association boss Steve Simon has criticized French Open organizers for scheduling both of the women's semi-finals away from center court....
09:17, 2019-06-07

Southwest schedules without Boeing 737 MAX until Nov. 2, freezes pilot hiring Southwest Airlines Co joined U.S. rivals on Thursday in cancelling more flights until early November due to the continued grounding of Boeing Co's 737 MAX, which has also prompted the low-cost carrier to freeze new pilot hiring....
22:51, 2019-07-18

Water main break causes outage on southwest side TUCSON – Tucson Water has reported water outages in the area near Ajo Hwy and Kinney Rd. According to the city of Tucson water outage map, an unplanned water main repair is underway. Water has been out in the Tucson Estate area since 7 p.m. The outage is expected to last until about 11:45 p.m ...
10:51, 2019-09-03

We now know what causes these two shark species to glow green Enlarge / The lighter areas on the skin of this chain cat shark contain a special molecule that absorbs the ocean's blue light and turns it into green light. (credit: David Gruber / iScience) Scientists have figured out why certain species of shark can absorb blue light in the ocean and essential...
08:51, 2019-08-09

Two new species of electric eel come as a shock to biologists It was thought that there was only one species of electric eel but a new survey finds there are three, and one has set a new record for its electric discharge...
20:00, 2019-09-10

New species of stegosaur is oldest ever found The 186 million year old stegosaur, named Adratiklit boulahfa, discovered in the Middle Atlas Mountains of Morocco, is the first thyreophoran dinosaur found in North Africa....
19:17, 2019-08-22

A new species of 'cat fox' may be prowling a French island There may be a fascinating new species of fox-like cat, or a cat-like fox, prowling the island of Corsica and yep, it's already cranky and hates your guts....
22:00, 2019-06-19

New species of stegosaurus uncovered in Moroccan dig Scientists believe dinosaur dates back to 168m years ago during the middle Jurassic period A new species of one of the most recognisable types of dinosaur is also the oldest of its kind ever discovered, British scientists believe.Remains of a stegosaurus, an armoured dinosaur instantly recognisable ...
00:51, 2019-08-21

Southwest flight attendant hops into plane's overhead bin A Southwest flight attendant hopped in an overhead bin as passengers boarded a Nashville flight headed to Atlanta.       ...
18:51, 2019-08-01

World Cup soccer: Activist Megan Rapinoe says she is 'extremely American' United States Women's National Team forward Megan Rapinoe said she is "extremely American" when asked to respond to critics who say her words or actions are anti-American....
00:34, 2019-07-06

Climate crisis: extremely hot days could double in US, study shows Amid widespread US heatwave, experts predict dangerous extremes in summer temperatures will only get worseAs the climate crisis progresses, the number of extremely hot days around the US could more than double, according to a peer-reviewed study and report from the Union of Concerned Scientists.By m...
17:17, 2019-07-18

An Extremely Detailed Look At The Porsche Taycan's Engineering Designed To Take On Tesla Porsche’s first fully electric car is here, and depending on who you ask, it could be the most serious competition the Tesla Model S has faced yet. It’s called the Porsche Taycan, and it is an all-electric sport sedan promising up to 750 horsepower, acceleration from zero to 60 mph in 2.6 seconds, a...
01:34, 2019-09-07

Report: Childhood poverty persists in fast-growing Southwest A report on childhood well-being shows improved overall chances for U.S. children to thrive based on broad measures of economic circumstances, education and community support....
04:17, 2019-06-18

Two Southwest planes collide on tarmac in Nashville while leaving the gate A pair of Southwest flights heading to St. Louis and Atlanta collided Saturday on the tarmac in Nashville. Travelers were transferred to new planes.       ...
06:51, 2019-07-22

PCSD investigate ‘suspicious’ death on Tucson’s southwest side TUCSON – Pima County Sheriff’s Department is investigating the “suspicious” death of a woman on Tucson’s southwest side. Deputies responded to a call of a “person collapsed” on Wednesday in the 4900 block of S. Cactus Wren Ave. Upon arrival, officials located a deceased female with obvious sig...
23:17, 2019-07-03

Southwest won't charge passengers to change planes to avoid the Boeing 737 Max Southwest Airlines won't charge passengers to avoid flying on the Boeing 737 Max, grounded after 2 crashes, if the jets are allowed to fly again....
00:34, 2019-05-24

Department of Homeland Security members visit Southwest border BISBEE, Ariz. – A roundtable discussion was this week, bringing together law enforcement representatives from various national organization to get an overview of different challenges and issues faced by border sheriffs. The Department of Homeland Security Southwest Border Visit and Tour started Sund...
02:51, 2019-06-05

Kawhi Leonard, Whenever You Get A Minute, This Extremely Drunk Raptors Fan Has A Plant For You Kawhi Leonard had one of the great NBA postseasons, dismantling the Process, outplaying the MVP, and being the single best player in a Finals that brought down a dynasty. He was near-unanimous Finals MVP, and is now the first player in the history of the league to earn that honor in both conferences...
19:17, 2019-06-14

Southwest Ranger involved in motorcycle crash near Oracle, Glenn TUCSON – An Southwest Ranger officer was involved in a crash near Oracle and Glenn roads Tuesday afternoon. According to Tucson Police Department, minor injuries were sustained in the crash. Police say the other driver involved in the incident stayed at the scene. TPD said this crash involved ...
02:51, 2019-07-19

Southwest Airlines pulls Boeing 737 Max off flight schedule until October Southwest Airlines announced it was pushing back the reintroduction of the Boeing 737 Max until October after the FAA said it had found a new problem with the plane....
18:51, 2019-06-27

Heat warnings across US as experts warn of spike in extremely hot days Alerts in place for states as far apart as New Mexico and MaineClimate crisis expected to make heatwaves the ‘new normal’More than half the US was under excessive heat warnings on Friday amid a brutal heatwave – which experts warned could become the “new normal” because of the climate crisis. Relate...
21:34, 2019-07-19

Have Southwest tickets for travel this fall? Check your reservation for new 737 Max cancellations Southwest Airlines on Thursday removed the grounded plane from its schedule through Nov. 2, a month later than previously planned.       ...
20:00, 2019-07-18

Southwest Airlines mechanics dispute ends just as American's heats up Southwest Airlines Co's mechanics union said on Tuesday its members had overwhelmingly voted to ratify a tentative contract agreement with the airline, ending seven years of labor negotiations fraught with legal disputes and flight disruptions....
04:00, 2019-05-22

Hawaiian, Southwest, Allegiant top Forbes list of fastest airlines in the U.S. Hawaiian, Southwest and Allegiant airlines topped the list that measured efficiency and government on-time percentage rates.       ...
02:51, 2019-06-18

More Boeing 737 Max travel trouble: Southwest cancels flights into October The airline said the move will result in 150 daily flight cancellations. Southwest is the largest U.S. operator of the Boeing 737 Max.       ...
19:34, 2019-06-27

PCSD: Woman identified in southwest side ‘suspicious’ death TUCSON – The Pima County Sheriff’s Department has released the name of the victim involved in a southwest suspicious death. The woman has been identified as 33-year-old Christina Leonard of Tucson. On July 3, deputies responded to calls of a “person collapsed” in the 4900 blo...
06:00, 2019-07-09

Trump Gets Extremely Frustrated by 'Wise Guy' Journalist Asking Him Actual Questions President Trump sat down with ABC’s George Stephanopoulos earlier this week for a rare exclusive on-camera interview with a network that is not Fox News. Based on the snippets the network has released so far, the interview seemed to go about as well as you’d expect, with Trump growing increasingly f...
15:00, 2019-06-15

PM 'extremely concerned' for Nazanin after mental health ward move Theresa May has said she is "extremely concerned" about the welfare of a British-Iranian woman jailed in Iran after she was moved to a mental health ward....
16:00, 2019-07-17

This Electric Smart Car Racing Crash Is Both Adorable And Extremely Intense I didn’t know that an electric Smart car racing series existed until last night, and I’m absolutely heartbroken that I didn’t get to see the series’ Vallelunga race live. If you haven’t seen the clip yet, then strap in and get ready to see the most absurd racing accident you’ve ever seen....
12:00, 2019-09-21

Southwest CEO Gary Kelly on the decision to stop service at Newark Southwest Airlines Chairman and CEO Gary Kelly joins 'Squawk Box' to discuss the airline's decision to stop service at Newark International Airport in the New York City area....
22:51, 2019-07-31

2 Southwest Key shelters in Phoenix could reopen amid allegations of abuse PHOENIX (AP) — A provider of shelters for immigrant children is looking to reopen two facilities that the state of Arizona forced it to shutter last year because of issues with employee background checks and allegations of abuse. Southwest Key has filed applications to reopen a facility in downtown ...
02:00, 2019-08-20

Hurricane Dorian strengthens to ‘extremely dangerous’ Category 3 storm Hurricane Dorian has strengthened into an “extremely dangerous” Category 3 storm with maximum sustained winds of 115 mph as it churns toward Florida, according to the National Hurricane Center. Dorian, which is located 625 miles east of West Palm Beach and moving northwest at 10 mph, is expected to ...
02:00, 2019-08-31

Trudeau says family ‘extremely excited’ about Raptors historic playoff run Justin Trudeau says his son is a massive Raptors fan who has been staying up later than usual to watch the team play in the NBA Eastern Conference final....
23:00, 2019-05-24

Tucson emergency services assisting Southwest Gas with gas line break Southwest Gas is working alongside emergency services to fix a gas line break Sunday morning. Tucson fire and police are at the scene of the break near Bilby and Nogales Highway. Officials have closed Nogales Highway while they work and are asking everyone to avoid the area for the next few hours. W...
22:34, 2019-08-11

All of Southwest's Consumer Credit Cards Just Boosted Their Welcome Offers To 60,000 Points We’re big fans of Southwest’s Rapid Rewards credit cards, but primarily because of the flexibility of the program and the generous welcome bonuses. If you’ve been waiting on a special offer to apply for a card, a newly launchedwelcome bonuses can net you up to 60,000 points....
02:00, 2019-09-12

Saudi oil attacks came from southwest Iran, U.S. official says, raising tensions The United States believes the attacks that crippled Saudi Arabian oil facilities last weekend originated in southwestern Iran, a U.S. official told Reuters on Tuesday, an assessment that further increases tension in the Middle East....
22:51, 2019-09-17

"Extremely Anguished," PM Tweets Condolences After Surat Fire Kills 20 After a devastating fire killed at least 19 students in a coaching centre in Gujarat's Surat, Prime Minister Narendra Modi extended his condolences on Twitter....
19:51, 2019-05-24

NBC executives were extremely concerned about the sexual purity of the female Friends In 2019—15 years after the show went out in a blaze of “No, god, don’t get back together with Ross”-ian glory—Friends is held up as one of the great TV success stories of the last generation, a ratings draw so potent that NBC went deep into its own pockets to convince the cast to come back for one l...
08:51, 2019-09-15

Southwest is giving away a Nintendo Switch to one lucky passenger every day for a month Southwest Airlines kicked off its new Lets Play Getaway sweepstakes in a pretty dramatic fashion. The deal is, every day through Aug. 13 the Dallas-based air carrier will be giving away a Nintendo Switch as well as a digital copy of Super Mario Maker 2. That’s certainly a sweet enough promotio...
04:00, 2019-07-20

'A Dog's Journey' bloopers: Watch what happens when a squirrel drives dog stars nuts Shooting with real pooches in "A Dog's Journey" leads to unexpected moments, such as when a squirrel dropped in. More from the home release bloopers.        ...
20:17, 2019-08-22

'A Dog's Journey' bloopers: Watch what happens when a squirrel drives the dog stars nuts Shooting with real pooches in "A Dog's Journey" leads to unexpected moments, such as when a squirrel dropped in. More from the home release bloopers.        ...
19:17, 2019-08-22

Crickets crucial species in Mammoth Cave CAVE CITY, Ky. (AP) — Kurt Helf crawled through Mammoth Cave National Park, holding a humidity-measuring device in one hand and a camera in the other. He leaned in awkward positions parallel to limestone curvatures, joking that “yoga is coming in handy” as he laid on his back to photogra...
20:17, 2019-06-09

Trump to Endangered Species: Drop Dead Every now and then in the hellacious 24-hour news cycle that is the Trump presidency, there comes a story that is so absurd and yet utterly predictable it kinda stops me in my tracks. This is one of those stories....
06:00, 2019-08-13

New species of fly named after 'Game of Thrones' villain Winter may have come and gone for "Game of Thrones" and its infamous character, the Night King, but his legacy is poised to live on — in the form of a fly....
19:51, 2019-07-01

Trump Administration Guts Endangered Species Act At a time when species face an unprecedented threat from human activities, the Trump administration is rolling back key protections for those most at risk of extinction. Read more......
00:17, 2019-08-13

Hurricane Dorian may have wiped out at least one bird species In addition to killing several people and destroying thousands of buildings in the Bahamas, Hurricane Dorian was probably a disaster for local wildlife...
16:51, 2019-09-04

Climate change displaced 55 species from UK in last decade A new study utilising social media images of animals online has revealed that at least 55 species in the UK have been displaced by climate change over the last decade....
12:34, 2019-07-18

Scientists discover new Chinese firefly species Scientists have discovered the first ever species of bioluminescent click beetle in Asia which remarkably appears to have evolved there for the first time....
21:17, 2019-07-24

8 of the Most Popular Animal Species in the Ancient World Animals far outnumber us on the planet. And while humans have domesticated some of them for work or food, others have been observed, admired, feared, and revered from afar.  ...
01:00, 2019-07-21

New pterosaur species had a wingspan twice the height of a giraffe Queen Mary University of London researchers just identified a new species of pterosaur that’s one of the largest flying animals ever found.       ...
23:51, 2019-09-10

Biologists name new rat snake species after little-known Iron Age kingdom Scientists have identified a new species of rat snake living in Eastern Europe. The team of herpetologists decided to name the snake after the often overlooked Iron Age kingdom of Urartu....
22:51, 2019-05-28

Conservationists sue Trump administration over Endangered Species Act Conservationists sued the Trump administration Wednesday for its interpretation of the Endangered Species Act that they said considerably weakens protection for threatened animals....
12:51, 2019-08-24

Trump administration weakens use of Endangered Species Act The action, which expands the administration's rewrite of U.S. environmental laws, is the latest that targets protections, including for water, air and public lands....
08:34, 2019-08-13

A third of wild bee and hoverfly species are in decline in Britain Concerns are rising about the loss of pollinators in Britain after analysis found that 33 per cent of bee and hoverfly species have declined since 1980...
21:34, 2019-05-21

Scientists in Switzerland discover a new dinosaur species According to new research from the University of Zurich, the dinosaur -- a carnivorous predator about 8.5 feet long -- belongs to a genus and species never before seen....
00:17, 2019-07-13

Illegal killings endanger two wolves species Illegal killings and political resistance have endangered two species of wolves despite more than $80 million in government spending. (May 23)        ...
11:34, 2019-05-23

DNA 'pregnancy test' could help identify endangered species A new DNA technique involving snow leopards and similar to a pregnancy test could provide a breakthrough in how endangered species in the wild are monitored....
02:34, 2019-08-07

Scientists Discover New Bug Species Because of Its Weird Dick A nearly 500-acre cemetery cuts through west Brooklyn, featuring rolling hills that produce some of the city’s most spectacular vistas and a surprising variety of plant and animal diversity. Here, scientists have recently discovered an entirely new species of beetle based on its weird-shaped dick.Re...
06:34, 2019-08-03

Study: Almost 600 plant species have gone extinct in last 250 years Almost 600 plant species have gone extinct in the last 250 years, which is twice the number of birds, mammals and amphibians to have disappeared from the Earth in the same period combined, according to a new study....
20:51, 2019-06-11

Our species got to Europe 165,000 years earlier than we thought The first modern humans were not supposed to have reached Europe until 45,000 years ago, but a skull from a Greek cave turns out to be 210,000 years old...
21:17, 2019-07-10

New electric eel species packs most powerful punch According to a new study, the infamous electric eel is not one species, but three; and one of the newly named species has a record breaking discharge....
21:51, 2019-09-17

Europe's small cars an endangered species Looming European emission rules may price small cars out of the market in Europe, and they're sending automakers back to the drawing board for a surprising segment of their product portfolios....
16:00, 2019-06-22

Trump administration rolls out changes to Endangered Species Act The Trump Administration is rolling out changes to the landmark Endangered Species Act. The changes will allow the federal government to put an economic cost on saving a species and end blanket protections for newly listed species. The Trump admminsitration announces change to the Endangered Species...
23:34, 2019-08-13

Know These Tick Species to Stay Safe Outdoors Ticks are best known for latching on to you in the woods, sucking your blood, and spreading Lyme disease—but not all ticks are alike. There are different species, living in different areas, and they don’t all transmit the same diseases. According to the CDC, the ticks to watch out for include these:...
00:51, 2019-07-06

New lizard species found in guts of microraptor Paleontologists in China have recovered the complete remains of an ancient lizard from the stomach of a volant dromaeosaurid species, Microraptor zhaoianus, a small, bird-like dinosaur....
03:51, 2019-07-12

Southwest’s just-announced fall fare sale has some great deals, with tickets as low as $49 We’re barely into summer, which means most of you probably aren’t already looking ahead to the latter part of the year yet or to the travel plans you may or may not pursue once the weather gets cool. That is, unless you’re eager to snatch up a discounted fare early, in which case a...
20:17, 2019-06-27

Extremely Heavy Rain Likely In Himachal Pradesh, "Orange" Alert Issued Many parts of Himachal Pradesh received light to moderate rainfall in the past 24 hours, with the meteorological department forecasting extremely heavy rainfall on Monday....
19:17, 2019-07-07

Southwest Airlines Mechanics Approve Contract, Ending Long Impasse After almost seven years of negotiations, the union reached an agreement with the airline that gives its members $160 million in back pay and raises of 20 percent....
23:51, 2019-05-21

Shark attack victim, 17, undergoes 14 hours of hand surgery, doing 'extremely well' A North Carolina high school student reportedly underwent 14 hours of reconstructive hand surgery Friday after being attacked by a shark last Sunday off the Atlantic Coast at Fort Macon State Park. ...
06:51, 2019-06-08

Penn Badgley Thinks "Fame" Stands for "F--king Awful, Man, Extremely" You actor and Gossip Girl alum Penn Badgley has been famous for more than a decade. But he isn't that into it. "It's boring to me," the 32-year-old told fellow star Gina......
00:00, 2019-06-08

Crews working to repair southwest side water main break TUCSON – Crews are still working to repair a water main break on Tucson’s southwest side Tuesday morning. According to Tucson Water, “repairs are more extensive than originally thought.” Water has been out in the Tucson Estate area since 7 p.m., on Monday. At this time it is unknown when the repairs...
19:17, 2019-09-03

Southwest updates safety information cards to avoid Boeing 737 Max confusion Southwest has stopped using combined safety information cards following the grounding of the Boeing 737 Max aircraft due to fatal crashes.       ...
22:34, 2019-07-10

'Extremely dangerous' Dorian batters Bahamas, edges closer to Florida Hurricane Dorian pounded the Bahamas on Monday, peeling off roofs, snapping power lines and inundating homes with floodwater ahead of its expected advance on the U.S. coast, where more than a million people were ordered evacuated....
00:17, 2019-09-03

Titus Andronicus made an extremely weird "sitcom" to promote its new album A month ago, Titus Andronicus released a video for “(I Blame) Society,” the first single off its upcoming sixth album An Obelisk, but it failed to make much of a splash and left the band on the ropes with its label—or at least that’s the premise established in Stacks, the bizarre new “prestige situa...
08:51, 2019-05-31

Google Researchers Found an Extremely Nasty iPhone Security Flaw On the same day Apple revealed the date for its latest iPhone event, Google’s privacy team said it had discovered a two-year long vulnerability in the phone-maker’s software. The bug targeted a small number of websites. Simply visiting those pages could have left iPhone users susceptible...
00:00, 2019-08-31

Southwest's New Business Card Has a Huge Welcome Offer For Companion Pass Chasers The Southwest Rapid Rewards Priority Credit Card has been one of our favorite airline-branded credit cards since it launched last year, and now, you can get a similarly rewarding card for your business or side hustle: the Southwest Rapid Rewards Performance Business Credit Card....
04:34, 2019-06-21

UPDATE 1-Southwest removes Boeing 737 MAX from schedule until Nov. 2, freezes pilot hiring Southwest Airlines Co joined U.S. rivals on Thursday in cancelling more flights until early November due to the continued grounding of Boeing Co's 737 MAX, which has also prompted the low-cost carrier to freeze new pilot hiring....
16:17, 2019-07-18

Southwest passengers get no damages for flights canceled by de-icer shortage: U.S. judge Southwest Airlines Co won the dismissal of a proposed class-action lawsuit seeking damages for stranded passengers on hundreds of winter flights it was forced to cancel because it ran out of de-icer fluid....
20:17, 2019-09-18

Watch CNBC's full interview with Southwest CEO Gary Kelly on Q2 earnings Southwest Airlines Chairman and CEO Gary Kelly joins "Squawk Box" to discuss the quarterly earnings as well as the company outlook, the Boeing 737 Max and the decision to cease service at Newark Airport....
22:51, 2019-07-31

To 5G or not to 5G? Galaxy Note 10 delivers 'extremely capable upgrade' for business users Samsung just announced its Galaxy Note series update with the Note 10 and Note 10 Plus. Expected internal updates were made, along with improvements to the S Pen capability and camera functionality....
01:34, 2019-08-08

Hong Kong: Carrie Lam condemns 'extremely violent' storming of parliament City wakes to tense calm after splinter group of protesters smashed their way into the legislative council and raised the former colonial flagHong Kong faced a tense calm on Tuesday as clean-up operations were underway to repair damage done by protesters to the city’s legislative council building on...
17:01, 2019-07-02

A Passenger Was Fined $105,000 and Banned for Life for ‘Extremely Disruptive Behavior’ on an Airplane An unruly passenger has been billed $105,000 after her “extremely disruptive behavior” caused a flight to be diverted with a military escort. British budget carrier Jet2 accused passenger Chloe Haines of “a catalogue of aggressive, abusive and dangerous behavior,” including t...
10:00, 2019-07-19

Gap cuts profit forecast after 'extremely challenging' quarter; shares slump 11% Gap Inc cut its 2019 profit forecast and posted the biggest drop in same-store sales in at least three years at its Gap brand, underscoring its struggles to compete with fast-fashion retailers in the face of changing customer preferences....
02:17, 2019-05-31

Find a better price on your Southwest flight? Here's how to rebook and get some money back Did you book a Southwest flight and then find a better price later? Don't worry! Here's how you can rebook your ticket and get some money back.       ...
02:51, 2019-08-14

Tommy Lee's vision of a post-Trump America is extremely liberal, metal Tommy Lee, the Mötley Crüe drummer and Hall of Fame party animal, has taken an interest in politics as of late. Like many people, Lee appears to have developed a strong dislike of Donald Trump over the past few years, and would really like him to be gone as soon as possible. In a recent Instagram s...
03:51, 2019-08-09

Southwest removes Boeing 737 MAX from schedule until November 2, freezes pilot hiring Southwest Airlines Co joined U.S. rivals on Thursday in cancelling more flights until early November due to the continued grounding of Boeing Co's 737 MAX, which has also prompted the low-cost carrier to freeze new pilot hiring....
17:51, 2019-07-18

Personally, I'm Disturbed This Extremely Creepy Former MIT Professor Was Ever Allowed on a College Campus Computer scientist Richard Stallman resigned from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology on Monday following his comments on the late accused sexual predator Jeffrey Epstein and rape of teenage girls....
08:17, 2019-09-18

Australia Once Had Giant Marsupials With 'Scimitar-Like' Claws and Extremely Freaky Elbows Australia currently hosts some of the most upsetting animals known in the world. But researchers this week are keen to point out that incredibly strange animals have lived there for thousands of years—namely a group of extinct giant marsupials that likely weighed over a ton, wielded long claws, and ...
00:51, 2019-09-13

Farms turn to tech amid water stress warnings in Southwest GREELEY, Colo. — A drone soared over a blazing hot cornfield in northeastern Colorado on a recent morning, snapping images with an infrared camera to help researchers decide how much water they would give the crops the next day. After a brief, snaking flight above the field, the drone landed and the...
03:17, 2019-08-14

The so-called 'economic Cold War' is extremely worrying, French business chief says The U.S. has so far slapped a 25% tariff on $250 billion of Chinese goods, and Beijing has also raised tariffs on billions of dollars' worth of American products....
16:34, 2019-07-05

Sean Spicer Was an Extremely Good Sport on Dancing With the Stars. That’s Exactly the Problem Sean Spicer didn’t have much to say on Monday’s season premiere of ABC’s Dancing With the Stars. For the most part, the former White House Press Secretary turned memoirist, super-PAC spokesman and now controversial reality TV contestant—who couldn’t open his mouth durin...
22:51, 2019-09-17

Southwest Airlines: A day in the life of crew members at Dallas Love Field Southwest Airlines and photographer Jeremy Dwyer-Lindgren take you behind the scenes of Dallas Love Field Airport on April 29, 2019.       ...
03:34, 2019-06-13

‘Violent tornado’ takes aim at Jefferson City after 3 killed in southwest Missouri A deadly storm system swept across Missouri on Wednesday, killing at least three people in the southwestern part of the state and causing extensive damage and injuring multiple people in the capital city. A tornado struck Jefferson City, a city of about 43,000 people in the center of the state, shor...
19:00, 2019-05-23

Southwest yanks Boeing 737 Max from schedules through early November with no return in sight Southwest joints United and American in taking the Boeing 737 Max out of its schedules through early November with no end in sight to the federally-mandated grounding of the planes after two fatal crashes....
17:17, 2019-07-18

Lightning strikes Southwest flight traveling from Baltimore to Puerto Rico Federal aviation officials say a Southwest Airlines passenger flight from Baltimore was struck by lightning during journey to San Juan, Puerto Rico.        ...
16:17, 2019-07-09

Rolling Stones, San Francisco 49ers, City Of Santa Clara All Extremely Mad At Each Other The Mercury News has published a surprisingly entertaining story about a three-way spat currently raging between the Rolling Stones, the San Francisco 49ers, and the city of Santa Clara. The fight is over various logistical headaches that come with trying to put on a concert at the Niners’ stadium, ...
12:17, 2019-09-13

Marvel just released an extremely intriguing cast list for Disney+'s animated What If…? Among all the shows announced for Marvel’s upcoming slate of Disney+ programs, the clear outlier has been What If…?, an animated adaptation of the company’s long-running and beloved series of comic book hypotheticals. Marvel Studios shed a little light on the show’s mystery today, in ways that are i...
06:51, 2019-07-21

Heat Deaths Jump in Southwest United States, Puzzling Officials The number of heat-related deaths has more than tripled in Arizona and Nevada since 2014, new data show, raising concern about the limits of adaptation....
23:17, 2019-08-26

German police stop extremely drunk driver teetering through town The woman had a blood alcohol level eight times over the legal driving limit, enough to risk inducing a coma in people with a lower tolerance. She hit several parked cars before being stopped....
13:00, 2019-05-29

Southwest's three-day sale ends Thursday: What you need to know to score cheap tickets Southwest's three-day fare sale, held twice a year, ends Thursday. Act now to snag $49, $79, $99 and $129 for late summer and fall travel.        ...
16:17, 2019-06-06

How to use Southwest's Companion Pass, which gets you two-for-one travel on both paid flights and award tickets Chris Parypa Photography/shutterstock The Southwest Companion Pass allows you to fly with a companion for only the cost of taxes and fees. You need to earn 110,000 qualifying points in a calendar year to earn the pass, and points from Southwest credit cards like the Southwest Rapid Rewards Priority...
20:51, 2019-09-17

Southwest joins U.S. rivals in removing Boeing 737 MAX till early November Southwest Airlines Co said on Thursday it was removing Boeing Co's 737 MAX jets from its flight schedule till early November, joining recent moves by rival U.S. carriers as the jet remains grounded worldwide....
15:00, 2019-07-18

USWNT star Megan Rapinoe answers critics: ‘I’m extremely American’ U.S. women’s national team star Megan Rapinoe has had a knack for leaving people speechless during this year’s Women’s World Cup. While speaking to the media on Wednesday prior to the semifinal matchup between the Netherlands and Sweden, Rapinoe continued her streak of expressing her opinions and sp...
21:51, 2019-07-03

Number of migrants arrested on southwest border dips for first time in 2019 The number of migrants apprehended by immigration authorities along the southwest border in June dropped for the first time this year, the Department of Homeland Security said in a statement Tuesday. The agency said 104,000 migrants were taken into custody over the course of the month, a 28 percent ...
04:34, 2019-07-10

"Extremely Excited": PM Modi To Retweet Your Pics Watching Moon Landing As the final countdown for Chandrayaan 2's landing on the moon is on, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said he is "extremely excited" to be at the ISRO headquarters in Bengaluru tonight to watch the......
11:51, 2019-09-06

Southwest expands Hawaii flights with $99 fares as tourists flock to the islands Southwest Airlines is expanding its Hawaii network with more flights from cities in California and between islands, pushing down competitor's shares....
12:34, 2019-08-16

Giraffes move closer to endangered species protection The tallest living land animal faces 'silent extinction,' one conservation group has said. Some 106 countries backed a CITES protection, paving the way toward regulating international trade in giraffes....
06:17, 2019-08-23

Coral species prefers microplastics to real food At least one coral species has a taste for microplastic pollution. According to a new study, the coral species Astrangia poculata prefers the tiny plastic bits to its normal diet....
21:00, 2019-06-27

Environmental groups sue Trump administration over changes to Endangered Species Act Several environmental groups sued the U.S. Department of the Interior to block a significant rollback of the Endangered Species Act.        ...
11:51, 2019-08-22

How conservationists are controlling invasive species in the 21st century When humans colonized islands throughout the Pacific some 2,000 years ago, rats came along for the ride. The introduction of those rodents proved disastrous for the local island exosystem, a pattern than unfortunately continues to this day with no si......
01:17, 2019-09-18

Nearly 100 species of frogs, toads and salamanders wiped out by fungus The deadly disease caused by chytrid fungus is now thought to have driven nearly 100 amphibian species to extinction and contributed to the decline of over 400 more...
21:34, 2019-05-21

GOP becoming endangered species in California, as key stronghold turns blue For decades, wealthy and suburban Orange County has been a conservative GOP stronghold in a state that has become increasingly liberal. But since the 2018 midterm elections, the so-called “Orange Curtain” has come down....
07:34, 2019-08-19

| 9 black rhinos from SA relocate to Tanzania in a bid to protect species Nine black rhinos from SA have arrived in the Serengeti as part of efforts to repopulate the park with the critically endangered species, Tanzanian authorities say....
13:00, 2019-09-11

U.S. restores Yellowstone grizzlies to protected species list The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service on Tuesday restored federal protections to grizzly bears in and around Yellowstone National Park, abiding by a court ruling last year that removal of the bears' threatened status violated the Endangered Species Act....
18:51, 2019-07-31

With invasive species killing many Winnipeg trees, what can you plant? With the City of Winnipeg battling multiple invasive species and diseases on our trees, you may want to consider diversifying the trees on your property....
15:34, 2019-06-17

New electric eel species zaps with highest voltage of any known animal A new study published in Nature Communications reveals there are actually three, one of them with the most powerful electric shock in the animal kingdom.       ...
23:17, 2019-09-11

Countries agree on protections for over a dozen shark species GENEVA — Countries have agreed to protect more than a dozen shark species at risk of extinction, in a move aimed at conserving some of the ocean’s most awe-inspiring creatures who have themselves become prey to commercial fishing and the Chinese appetite for shark fin soup. Three proposals covering ...
02:51, 2019-08-27

Overflowing Great Lakes threaten bird species Trouble is brewing for the piping plover, already one of the Great Lakes region’s most endangered bird species, as water levels surge during a rain-soaked spring that has flooded large areas of the Midwest. (June 17)        ...
08:17, 2019-06-17

New species of giant salamander is the world's largest amphibian The South China giant salamander, one of two new species of giant salamander, may grow to be almost 2 metres long - making it the worlds largest amphibian...
01:51, 2019-09-17

Uproar as Trump finalizes major changes to Endangered Species Act WASHINGTON — The Trump administration is finalizing major changes Monday to the way it enforces the landmark Endangered Species Act, a move it says will reduce regulatory burden but critics charge will drive more creatures to extinction. The administration was making public a final rule overhauling ...
19:00, 2019-08-12

New study deciphers the success of alien bird species Thanks to a new study, researchers are beginning to understand what makes alien species and why some places are more susceptible to invaders than others....
19:34, 2019-06-20

Hurricane Dorian may have made a species of bird go extinct In addition to killing several people and destroying thousands of buildings in the Bahamas, Hurricane Dorian may have killed the last surviving Bahama nuthatches...
08:00, 2019-09-05

Scientists discover new species of dinosaur related to the Velociraptor Paleontologists have uncovered a new species of dinosaur that lived 90 million years ago in modern-day Brazil with an almost unheard-of characteristic....
02:51, 2019-07-10

Scientists discover gorgeous new fish species, name it after Wakanda Discovering an entirely new animal species has to be rather exciting for scientists. Not only will you go down in history as the person (or persons) that found a creature nobody even knew about, you also — in most cases — get to pick its new name. Some scientists choose names for species...
01:51, 2019-07-15

Texas fossil uncovers new species of duckbilled dinosaur The fossil discovered at the Big Bend National Park in Texas led to the classification of the Aquilarhinus palilmentus.        ...
23:17, 2019-07-16

These species went extinct in 2018. More may be doomed to follow in 2019 They'd been on our planet for millions of years, but 2018 was the year several species officially vanished forever.       ...
16:17, 2019-08-13

Exclusive: Controversial skeleton may be a new species of early human A skeleton found decades ago in South Africa may be a new species of Australopithecus, and could help reveal when our ancestors evolved to walk on two feet...
18:51, 2019-05-21

Trump administration announces changes to Endangered Species Act rules Enlarge / Bald eages are another success story for the ESA; they came off the threatened list in 2007, half a century after the US nearly lost its national bird to hunting, habitat loss, and the pesticide DDT, which made their eggshells too thin to survive incubation. (credit: By Andy Morffew, CC BY...
09:17, 2019-08-14

Humans have driven nearly 600 plant species to extinction since 1750s Plants have been hard hit by human activity over the past 250 years, with Hawaii alone losing 79 species. Other extinction hotspots include Brazil and Australia...
18:17, 2019-06-10

Hundreds of turtles, Southwest Airlines and a secret video: Trafficking ringleader arrested Nathan Horton is charged with violating the Lacey Act for wildlife trafficking. He illegally shipped hundreds of turtles to China as pets.        ...
05:00, 2019-08-17

Sockeye salmon returns plunge in B.C., official calls 2019 ‘extremely challenging’ Federal fisheries experts are painting a devastating picture of the challenges facing Pacific salmon and point to climate change as the main culprit....
23:17, 2019-08-23

Southwest Airlines cuts nonstop routes from Los Angeles, Boston, Orlando, Dallas The airline is eliminating nonstop flights on several routes, including Los Angeles-Cancun, Boston-Atlanta and Dallas-Oklahoma City, effective Jan. 6.       ...
22:34, 2019-08-19

Hong Kong government: protests are pushing city to 'extremely dangerous edge' Hong Kong's government said violence and illegal protests were pushing the city to an "extremely dangerous edge", as police fired multiple rounds of tear gas to disperse hundreds of anti-government protesters on Sunday and Beijing said it would not let the situation persist....
20:17, 2019-08-04

Lizzo’s ‘Boys’ Is Extremely Versatile Meme Material That Works Like a Charm Every Time You heard Lizzo: “I like boys,” she sings confidently on the Cuz I Love You singer-rapper‘s 2018 hit “Boys.” The catchy track is ripe for sing-a-longs — and for making memes, thanks to its vivid detail. So that’s exactly what the internet has done. Taking o...
21:34, 2019-06-06

Chrissy Teigen Shows Off Extremely Toned Body in Risqué Bathing Suit Chrissy Teigen is feeling hot, hot, hot! The cookbook author and social media genius shared a sizzling Instagram post on Saturday while on vacationing in Italy with husband John Legend......
14:00, 2019-07-07

Southwest passengers surprised with Nintendo Switch gaming systems en route to Comic-Con Southwest passengers traveling from Dallas to San Diego were surprised with Nintendo Switch gaming systems and a visit from Mario himself.       ...
08:51, 2019-07-20

Extremely Unhelpful: This Poster For A Missing Child Features Nothing But A Close-Up Photo Of The Kid’s Eyeball A pretty big emergency is currently unfolding, but unfortunately no one’s really sure how to deal with it due to a frustrating lack of information: This poster for a missing child features nothing but a really close-up photo of the kid’s eyeball....
23:17, 2019-09-16

Doctors say Susie Torres is extremely luck she wasn’t harmed by the venomous spider (KSHB)  A Kansas City woman is taking extra precautions at bedtime after doctors made a shocking discovery when she complained of pain in her ear. Susie Torres thought she had water in her left ear. When it would not go away, she went to see a doctor and was in for quite a surprise when a medical as...
09:51, 2019-08-24

Northeast swelters; Southwest bakes: 100 million people will feel the heat this week The country's Northeast is in line for a few sweltering days, but nowhere near as hot or long a stretch as awaits the Southwest, forecasters say.        ...
21:34, 2019-08-19

Trump's Mexico tariffs could be 'extremely problematic' for the revamped NAFTA, trade official says Trump's announcement for a 5% tariff on goods from Mexico is "so far only an announcement," the head of Mexico's Trade & NAFTA Office says....
17:00, 2019-06-01

Southwest Airlines Publicly Tweeted a Passenger's Personal Flight Number—and Then Doubled Down When it comes to getting a customer service issue resolved as quickly as possible, publicly tweeting at a company can be quite effective. You’d certainly hope, however, that the company wouldn’t respond by publicly sharing your sensitive data—as Southwest Airlines recently did on Twitter.Read more.....
07:51, 2019-08-10

UPDATE 8-Slowing and strengthening, 'extremely dangerous' Hurricane Dorian worries Florida Hurricane Dorian churned toward Florida with increasingly powerful winds and drenching rains on Friday, wreaking havoc on people's Labor Day weekend plans in one of America's biggest vacation destinations....
05:51, 2019-08-31

Showtime’s Extremely Authorized Rick Rubin Docuseries Shangri-La Is Flawed But Sublime You don’t have to be a rap snob to appreciate Rick Rubin, the super producer and Beastie Boys impresario who dreamed up the game-changing Def Jam label as an NYU undergrad in the mid-1980s. Along with shepherding such hip-hop pioneers as Public Enemy, LL Cool J and Run-DMC, he’s helped s...
22:51, 2019-07-09

Southwest Airlines to Leave Newark Airport as Toll of Boeing’s 737 Max Grounding Grows The carrier also said its profits were down about $175 million in the second quarter because of the troubled jet’s inability to fly after two deadly crashes....
17:51, 2019-07-31

This Extremely Tiny Gaming Laptop Recreates the ThinkPad's Iconic Nipple As a Joystick Aside from maybe Apple’s MacBooks, there isn’t a line of laptops with as much brand recognition as IBM’s ThinkPads—now manufactured by Lenovo. They’ve been around for almost 30 years now and were responsible for some real innovations in laptop design, including the TrackPoint nub in the middle of th...
23:34, 2019-07-31

Environmental groups sue to block Trump Endangered Species Act rollback More than half a dozen environmental groups filed a lawsuit this week against the Trump administration for its purported attempt to weaken the Endangered Species Act....
23:51, 2019-08-23

Huge Penguins Added to the List of New Zealand’s Extinct Species A new species of giant penguin - about 1.6 meters (5.25 ft.) tall - has been identified from fossils found in Waipara, North Canterbury. ...
14:34, 2019-08-16

Scientists Discover New Beaked Whale Species Off Japanese Coast Scientists have confirmed that small, black-beaked whales spotted by Japanese whalers are an entirely new species, according to a new study.Read more......
11:17, 2019-09-05

Scientists discover why two shark species emit green glow Previously undiscovered group of molecules found to be behind phenomenonThe secret behind the eerie glow of two shark species has been revealed in a study which sheds light on the origin and possible advantages of their fluorescent green bodies.Chain catsharks and swell sharks are deep-dwelling and ...
21:17, 2019-08-08

Bringing back the bluebird: 4 out of 5 species declining on Saskatchewan grasslands For more than 50 years, Lorne Scott has made it his mission to support local bird populations in Saskatchewan’s grasslands despite declining populations....
17:17, 2019-06-20

Birds and insect species are heading north in the UK as climate warms More than 50 of the UK’s estimated 39,000 animal species, mostly insects and birds, extended their range northwards within the UK between 2008 and 2018...
14:00, 2019-07-18

Animal photos show how different species are adapting to city life Frank Bienewald/LightRocket via Getty Images These animal photos show what daily life looks like for animals that live in cities. As the climate changes, different species are making their way into cities, according to the Washington Post. Some species are moving into cities because their prior ha...
01:51, 2019-08-03

'I'm a different species': Deontay Wilder celebrates first-round KO of Breazeale – video Deontay Wilder needed all of 137 seconds to knockout mandatory challenger Dominic Breazeale in the ninth successful defence of his WBC heavyweight title. His victory at the Barclays Center comes less than six months after a split draw with Tyson Fury.Speaking after the fight, the American addressed ...
20:17, 2019-05-21

Increased northern cod quota could slow species’ recovery: conservationist The commercial cod fishery, essential to Newfoundland and Labrador's fishing industry, collapsed and was placed under a moratorium in 1992, throwing thousands out of work and sparking protests....
16:17, 2019-06-28

Democrats introduce bill to reverse rollbacks of Endangered Species Act Democrats introduced legislation seeking to reverse all three final rule changes to the Endangered Species Act implemented by the Trump administration earlier this year...
22:17, 2019-09-18

Scientists name new fossil species after Millennium Falcon from Star Wars A new species from the Burgess Shale has been discovered by paleontologists from the Royal Ontario Museum. Paleontologists excavating a site in the Canadian Rockies known as the Burgess Shale have discovered the fossilized remains of a heretofore-unknown species of arthropod with a distinctive hor...
02:34, 2019-08-04

‘The Numbers Are Just Horrendous.’ Almost 30,000 Species Face Extinction Because of Human Activity Overfishing, hunting and land development have pushed more species closer to extinction, according to a new report. The Red List report by the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) found that 27% of the more than 105,000 species the organization has analyzed are at risk of extinction...
05:17, 2019-07-19

Conservation groups plan legal challenge over Endangered Species Act TUCSON –  From the Jaguar to the Mexican Gray Wolf, right now there are more than sixty endangered species living in Arizona. Randy Serraglio says he’s worried about everyone of them. “Well we weren’t surprised, the Trump administration has never seen an environmental law tha...
08:51, 2019-08-14

Jurassic crocodile species identified 250 years after fossil discovery More than 250 years after an ancient crocodile's skull was found in Germany, scientists have finally confirmed the identity of the fossil as the now-extinct species Mystriosaurus laurillardi....
01:51, 2019-09-13

Democratic states promise to sue Trump for 'eviscerating' Endangered Species Act Democratic states promised Monday to sue the Trump administration for its move to "eviscerate" the Endangered Species Act by modifying how the federal government implements the law in a manner more accommodating to businesses....
22:51, 2019-08-12

New monkey species found in Amazon area threatened by deforestation With its distinctive white tail, the Munduruku marmoset is the newest species of monkey we have found – but deforestation in the Amazon threatens its habitat...
19:34, 2019-07-31

Environmental groups sue Trump administration for weakening Endangered Species Act More than half a dozen environmental groups on Wednesday filed a lawsuit against the Trump administration for its purported attempt to weaken the Endangered Species Act....
10:51, 2019-08-22

Fossilized teeth of Ice Age predators yield clues to why certain species survived Paleontologist Larisa DeSantis studies ancient predators trapped in the La Brea Tar Pits. Courtesy Vanderbilt University. Visitors to the La Brea Tar Pits in Los Angeles are accustomed to seeing recreated scenes of, say, extinct saber-toothed cats taking down a horse or bison in an open field. But...
00:34, 2019-08-07

This Could Be the Most Earth-Like Exoplanet Discovered Yet Scientists have discovered a pair of temperate, Earth-sized exoplanet candidates around a nearby star, according to a new paper. What makes this planetary system stand out from all the others discovered in recent years is just how similar one of its planets may be to Earth.Read more......
01:51, 2019-06-20

Folkies flock to southwest Virginia for roots music, ground zero of country, bluegrass, Americana What was later segmented into country, bluegrass and Americana sounds was essentially created and fueled in a tiny Blue Ridge town.       ...
01:17, 2019-08-13

United and Southwest Airlines Announce Extended Boeing 737 Max Cancellations Amid New Software Issue The absolute shitshow that is Boeing’s ongoing 737 Max headache saw yet another safety issue come to light this week, resulting in further flight cancellations by U.S. carriers with the aircraft in their fleets.Read more......
08:17, 2019-06-28

Love (and the cloaca) blooms as Archer's crew of idiots get high on some extremely rotten eggs Of the 104 currently extant episodes of Archer, you can count the entries not written by series creator, showrunner, producer, actor, etc. Adam Reed on the fingers of a single hand. (Provided it had four of them, at least; as Sterling Archer would point out—especially if he wanted an excuse to eat t...
14:34, 2019-06-13

And now, an episode of Archer in which Matt Berry plays an extremely horny walking doomsday device I was inclined to like “Mr. Deadly Goes To Town” even before an overly polite, sentient bomb voiced by Matt Berry came scrolling onto the set—this being the second Archer: 1999 episode scripted by Mark Ganek, who also penned “The Leftovers,” my favorite installment of the season to date. Adding Berr...
19:00, 2019-06-27

Phoenix ties record-high temperature as excessive heat warning continues in Southwest Another day of brutal heat was forecast Thursday for the Phoenix area, a day after the city tied a record high of 112 degrees.        ...
18:34, 2019-06-13

Truck hits parked Southwest Airlines plane at Pittsburgh Airport, worker hurt A Southwest Airlines employee is being treated at a hospital after the truck he was driving struck the rear of a plane.       ...
16:51, 2019-06-18

Want to book holiday flights? Southwest to start selling Thanksgiving, Christmas tickets this week Unlike other major airlines, Southwest opens it schedule in shorter increments. On Thursday, it will start selling tickets through Jan. 5.        ...
19:51, 2019-05-29

Travis Kelce: Chiefs 'extremely motivated,' Tyreek Hill 'huge piece to puzzle' Kansas City Chiefs tight end Travis Kelce told UPI his team is "extremely motivated" after last season's AFC Championship loss to the New England Patriots, and Tyreek Hill is a "huge piece to the puzzle."...
20:51, 2019-07-19

Find another place to stash your boarding pass; Southwest is eliminating paper ticket jackets Southwest said the move, spurred by more travelers using mobile boarding passes, will eliminate waste. Most U.S. airlines ditched them years ago.        ...
20:17, 2019-05-31

After a Southwest flight was delayed, agents held a contest for the worst driver's license photo For travelers, there are few things more annoying than a delayed flight. But one Southwest traveler says the airline made a recent three-hour delay more enjoyable with games and contests....
06:51, 2019-08-26

Researchers create northern white rhino embryos to save species An international group of scientists is hoping to bring the northern white rhino back from the brink of extinction. With only two females left in the world, they are turning to a sub-species for help....
01:00, 2019-09-12

Rhino born at San Diego Zoo, marking key step in protecting threatened species LOS ANGELES — A conservation organization in San Diego says it has achieved the first successful artificial insemination birth of a southern white rhino in North America, an important step in saving another rhino species from extinction. San Diego Zoo Global announced that mother Victoria gave birth...
23:34, 2019-07-31

Rich people buying cheetahs as pets push species toward extinction Blame social media for the population of cheetahs being wiped out. Every year, some 300 cubs are illegally trafficked out of Somaliland into the Arabian Peninsula, where they are often sold as pets through Instagram and YouTube — next to car and cellphone ads, according to the Cheetah Conservation F...
01:34, 2019-08-29

2019 Preview: Teeth will reveal our species’ deep evolutionary past We will start to learn what a host of ancient animal and early human remains really are, thanks to new techniques for analysing tiny fragments of fossil remains...
18:51, 2019-05-21

The U.N. Reports That 1 Million Species Could Go Extinct. It Shows How Hard It Will Be to Heal the Planet There’s an awful lot of awful in the just-released summary of a new U.N. report on biodiversity and ecosystem. There’s the tenfold increase in plastic pollution since 1980, for example. There’s the 400 million tons of heavy metals, toxic sludge and fertilizer runoff poured into the...
17:00, 2019-05-21

Daily on Energy: Trump administration overhauls endangered species regulations Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what's going on in Washington. SUBSCRIBE NOW: Just $1.00 an issue!...
22:51, 2019-08-12

Australia cleared 7.7m hectares of threatened species habitat since introduction of environment act More than 90% of the land cleared was not referred to the federal government for assessmentMore than 7.7m hectares of habitat have been cleared since the introduction of Australia’s national environment act, according to new research that finds 93% of land cleared was not referred to the federal gov...
08:00, 2019-09-09

Scientists create rhino embryos in effort to save species from extinction Scientists have succeeded in creating two embryos of the near-extinct northern white rhino as part of an international effort to save the species, which is down to just two animals worldwide, both of them female....
18:51, 2019-09-12

U.S. prohibits airlines from banning specific species, breeds as service animals The U.S. Department of Transportation on Thursday prohibited airlines from banning specific breeds of dogs in its new guidelines on in-flight service animals....
03:51, 2019-08-09

Bigger, slow-breeding species need extra protections, conservationists claim To better protect larger, slow-breeding species, conservationists, biologists and other decision makers rethink the "endangered species" definition, the authors of a new study suggest....
15:17, 2019-05-21

Killing endangered species to save them? Trophy hunters lobby at CITES As conservationists and campaigners thrash out wildlife trade rules, a debate rages over whether trophy hunting helps or hinders the protection of endangered species....
16:00, 2019-08-27

Do windfarms kill birds? How Australia can limit the impact on threatened species Bob Brown’s objection to a proposed windfarm draws attention to where renewable energy projects are being builtDo windfarms kill birds? Unarguably, they have and do.The damage turbines can inflict was infamously highlighted at California’s Altamont Pass, where early industry farms were built in a mi...
06:00, 2019-08-04

Wildlife summit votes to protect giraffes as endangered species for the first time National representatives at an international wildlife conference in Geneva voted Thursday to protect giraffes as an endangered species for the first time, drawing praise from conservationists and protests from some sub-Saharan African countries. The vote by signatories of the Convention on Internati...
23:51, 2019-08-23

We're losing species at shocking rates – so why is conservation failing? | John Vidal One million plant and animal species are threatened with extinction, yet governments are failing to stem the tideThe number of mammals, insects, amphibians, fish and birds is in steep decline, the world’s forests are on fire and the abundance of life is diminishing at rates unprecedented in human hi...
08:17, 2019-09-18

150,000 UK-sized plasma swirls discovered on the Sun Why is the corona, the sun's upper atmosphere, so much hotter than the sun's surface when it's much further away from the core?       ...
14:51, 2019-08-08

New problem discovered in Boeing’s troubled 737 Max jet A new computer problem has been found in the troubled Boeing 737 Max that will further delay the plane’s return to flying after two deadly crashes, according to two people familiar with the matter. The latest flaw in the plane’s computer system was discovered by Federal Aviation Administ...
19:34, 2019-06-27

Newly-discovered electric eel is the most shocking yet Of all the creatures you could encounter while taking a dip in the Amazon rainforest, coming into contact with an electric eel would likely be one of the more painful meetings. They don’t have a reputation for starting trouble with humans, but if threatened they have the ability to send a seri...
22:51, 2019-09-11

World War II bomb discovered in Berlin A World War II bomb has been found near the German capital's famous Alexanderplatz. Authorities have said the detonator of the 100-kilogram behemoth was still intact....
00:34, 2019-06-15

'Vast' far-right disinformation networks discovered in EU Millions of Europeans were exposed to far-right propaganda on Facebook ahead of the EU elections, a report by the Avaaz NGO showed. The activists say their research prompted an "unprecedented" cleanup by Facebook....
06:34, 2019-05-22

I’ve discovered my husband has been cheating on me for 25 years I still love him and he says he still loves me, but he thinks he has sex addiction. Is this something he could recover from?I have been with my husband for 32 years and thought our marriage was happy and solid. Ten weeks ago, a woman contacted me and said she was in a relationship with him. He had t...
18:34, 2019-08-30

Possible Underground Railroad Cabin Discovered Archaeologists with the Maryland Department of Transportation State Highway Administration are examining newly-discovered artifacts to determine the age of a Cambridge cabin. Archaeologists are examining newly-discovered artifacts on Maryland’s Eastern Shore that could be connected to the Unde...
14:34, 2019-05-29

Review: The 2019 Jeep Gladiator pickup is extremely cool, smartly designed and incredibly capable Dubbed the Gladiator, Jeep's Wrangler pickup feels more modern and well-executed than anything else in the segment. But the best midsize truck is also the most expensive one....
00:00, 2019-09-23

Manhunt for Tennessee inmate wanted in correctional officer murder, cops warn he's 'extremely dangerous' A manhunt for an escaped Tennessee inmate wanted as a person of interest in the death of corrections employee continued Thursday as officials warned the public to stay vigilant as he is considered “extremely dangerous.” ...
19:51, 2019-08-08

'Harry Potter' star's brother, friend dead after being electrocuted while train surfing 'extremely drunk' A "Harry Potter" star's brother and his pal died while train surfing "extremely drunk" when they hit overhead wires carrying 25,000 volts of electricity in East London....
22:34, 2019-08-30

130 species, 187 miles and lots of energy drinks: Inside the World Series of Birding As the clock struck 12, the Meadowlands Marsh Hawks set out into the New Jersey night. But could they tally enough birds to beat their rivals?A white SUV ground to a stop near a sliver of New Jersey marshland, tires snarling against the gravel and sand access road. Three men – Christopher Takacs, Da...
14:32, 2019-05-21

Copy of Charles Darwin's 'Origins of Species' sells for record half million A presentation copy of Charles Darwin's "Origin of Species" has sold for $500,075 — double the amount expected. The book was originally owned by German botanist Robert Caspary, who received the book from Darwin....
03:51, 2019-06-16

World is ‘on notice’ as major UN report shows one million species face extinction A hard-hitting report into the impact of humans on nature shows that nearly one million species risk becoming extinct within decades, while current efforts to conserve the earth’s resources will likely fail without radical action, UN biodiversity experts said on Monday....
14:51, 2019-05-21

Snake mistake: CSIRO says it's a myth that Australia is home to world's deadliest species Australian science agency says there are a ‘negligible number of human deaths’ from snake bites in AustraliaThe popular suggestion that Australia is home to the world’s deadliest snakes is largely a myth, with the risk of bites and death far greater across Asia, Africa and South America, the nation’...
05:17, 2019-05-26

A newly identified electric eel species has the strongest shock of any living creature, study says A study published Tuesday identifies a total of three unique electric eel species that descended from one common ancestor millions of years ago.        ...
16:51, 2019-09-11

Copy of Charles Darwin's 'Origin of Species' sells for record half million A presentation copy of Charles Darwin's "Origin of Species" has sold for $500,075 — double the amount expected. The book was originally owned by German botanist Robert Caspary, who received the book from Darwin....
14:17, 2019-06-16

Trump Administration Overhauls Endangered Species Act. Critics Say It Will Speed Extinction Rates (WASHINGTON) — The Trump administration on Monday rolled out some of the broadest changes in decades to enforcement of the landmark Endangered Species Act, allowing the government to put an economic cost on saving a species and other changes critics contend could speed extinction for some stru...
05:34, 2019-08-13

World's fastest shark added to list of vulnerable species to regulate trade A record number of countries voted to restrict fishing of mako sharks in an effort to protect the endangered speciesA record number of countries have voted to protect the world’s fastest shark from extinction in a move welcomed by conservationists as a “wake up call” for fishing nations who have ign...
13:51, 2019-08-31

17,000-Year-Old Skulls Discovered On Migration ‘Highway To Oz’ Two 12,000 and 17,000 year old human skulls, smaller than expected, were discovered on what scientists are calling an ancient migration highway to Australia. ...
02:00, 2019-08-28

New stegosaurus discovered by British team in Morocco The makers of the next Jurassic Park film could have a new dinosaur to play with after scientists discovered a never-before-seen species of stegosaurus that could also be the oldest of its kind....
13:17, 2019-08-21

Five of Jupiter’s newly discovered moons have been given names Last year, astronomers announced they’d found 12 new moons orbiting Jupiter, and now five of them have been named after daughters and granddaughters of Zeus...
03:34, 2019-08-28

Oh shit, the incels have discovered cosmetic surgery Incels are fascinating. For the blissfully unaware, the term stands for “involuntarily celibate,” and though it was invented by a woman with good intentions, a bunch of misogynist dudes on Reddit swiftly claimed the label for themselves—as is the American way. Incels have created their own terminolo...
18:51, 2019-05-29

Unexploded firebomb discovered in Thai capital Thai authorities recovered an unexploded firebomb at a market in central Bangkok on Wednesday in what they said was a device left over from coordinated attacks last week that wounded four people....
08:51, 2019-08-07

Skull of humankind's oldest-known ancestor discovered ‘Iconic’ finding of 3.8m-year-old fossil in Ethiopia casts doubt on previous evolutionary theoryThe face of the oldest species that unambiguously sits on the human evolutionary tree has been revealed for the first time by the discovery of a 3.8 million-year-old skull in Ethiopia.The fossil belongs t...
02:34, 2019-08-29

Last known ship to bring slaves to U.S. discovered in Alabama The last ship known to smuggle slaves from Africa to the United States has been discovered in Alabama's Mobile River, nearly 160 years after it was deliberately sunk, a historical commission said on Wednesday....
09:00, 2019-05-23

‘Sensational’ Viking boat graves discovered Two Viking boat graves have been uncovered in Sweden in what archaeologists are describing as a “sensational” discovery. One grave, which was intact, contained the remains of a man, a horse and a dog, according to archaeological service Arkeologerna (The Archaeologists), which announced the finds. A...
23:00, 2019-07-08

New feline dubbed the ‘fox-cat’ discovered on French island That’s one foxy cat! A new species of feline — known locally as the fox-cat — may have been discovered on the French Mediterranean island of Corsica, according to the French National Office of Hunting and Wildlife (ONCFS). The gray-tailed critter had long prowled the island —...
02:34, 2019-06-14

Scientists just discovered a planet shaped like a football If you were to make a list of exoplanets that would be worth visiting in person, WASP-121b wouldn’t be anywhere near the top of your list. There are plenty of exoplanets out there that wouldn’t be comfortable for humans, but WASP-121b is a special kind of hostile, not to mention a shape ...
05:51, 2019-08-02

Boeing's 737 MAX grounded for longer after new flaw discovered A new "potential risk" has been discovered that will keep the US plane-maker's model grounded. The 737 MAX has crashed twice since October last year....
22:51, 2019-06-27

Could this newly discovered protein help treat Parkinson's? Researchers have identified a protein that could reduce toxic aggregations in the brain. Their finding could lead to new therapies for Parkinson's disease....
13:51, 2019-07-03

New archaeological layer discovered at L’Anse aux Meadows Enlarge / Paul Ledger and Véronique Forbes examining the cultural horizon. (credit: Linus Girdland-Flink) L’Anse aux Meadows in Newfoundland is famed for being a site where Norse travelers set up a colony hundreds of years before Europe at large became aware of North America's existence. The colon...
03:51, 2019-07-18

Scientists chasing waterfalls discovered something they aren't used to We often think waterfalls indicate ancient tectonic or glacial activity – but it turns out they can form all by themselves without these external influences...
18:17, 2019-05-21

Flaws discovered in popular router and NAS brands Security researchers have discovered a total of 125 different security vulnerabilities across 13 small office/home office (SOHO) routers and NAS devices that have the potential to affect millions of users.To compile its latest SOHOpelessly Broken 2.0 study, Independent Security Evaluators (ISE) test...
07:51, 2019-09-18

‘Once-in-a-Lifetime’ Pictish Stone Discovered In Scotland The rare discovery of a Pictish symbol stone has been uncovered deep in the Scottish Highlands, and it is truly marvelous. ...
19:17, 2019-08-24

Last Known U.S. Slave Ship, the Clotilda, Said to Have Been Discovered In Alabama On Wednesday researchers announced they’ve located the remains of the last known ship known to bring enslaved Africans to what we now call The United States....
23:17, 2019-05-25

Remains of one the world’s oldest known mosques discovered The remains of a 1,200-year-old mosque have been discovered in Israel’s Negev desert. The ancient structure is one of the earliest known mosques in the world, according to experts. The building was found by the Israel Antiquities Authority, which says that the discovery is an extremely unusual one. ...
06:51, 2019-07-24

Bow of WW II US submarine discovered near remote Alaskan island The bow of the World War II submarine USS Grunion has been discovered 77 years after the sub went missing off the remote Aleutian Islands in Alaska on her first war patrol....
22:34, 2019-07-31

Scientists may have discovered a way to make Mars habitable In a new paper published in Nature Astronomy, researchers explain how a thin layer of aerogel — a highly porous, virtually weightless material — could make huge regions of Mars more habitable....
19:00, 2019-07-17

Ancient Alien-Like Heads Discovered in Croatia Archaeologists digging in Croatia have unearthed three ancient alien-like skeletons and two have  artificially elongated skulls. Since 12,000-years-ago in ancient China ...
20:51, 2019-08-23

We've discovered a massive dinosaur-era river delta under the sea Some of the first dinosaurs may have lived and hunted on the largest delta plain ever discovered, which was 10 times the size of the Amazon river delta...
18:17, 2019-05-21

UW Found A Volleyball Star's Sexual Assault Allegation "Extremely Credible" But Let The Accused Official Leave Without Consequence According to a report from the Seattle Times, former University of Washington volleyball star Cassandra Strickland filed a sexual assault claim against former senior associate athletic director Roy Shick in late 2017. Shick left UW before the investigation into said claim concluded, and though the p...
04:17, 2019-06-13

Scientists create northern white rhino embryos in milestone that could save the species from extinction Scientists and conservationists have successfully created two northern white rhino embryos in a milestone that could save the species from extinction....
03:34, 2019-09-12

Inbreeding crisis: hybrid helmeted honeyeaters introduced into wild to stop species dying out Only 230 of the sub-species remain in the wild, a population that will become unsustainable without interbreeding • The Guardian Australia/Birdlife Australia bird of the year poll will return in October Researchers have introduced three dozen hybrid helmeted honeyeaters into the wild in an attempt t...
03:17, 2019-08-24

‘Your Species Isn’t Known for Moving Quickly.’ Jon Stewart Roasts Mitch McConnell Over 9/11 Bill on The Late Show It’s clear that Jon Stewart cares deeply about taking care of the brave men and women who were the first to arrive at the site of the World Trade Center attack on September 11th. That’s why he went to Congress to try and convince them to fully fund the 9/11 Victim Compensation Fund, deli...
17:17, 2019-06-18

City rolls out plan to tackle invasive species and temporarily preserve Winnipeg’s ash trees The city will be proactively removing infected trees, as well injecting ash trees with insecticides which can kill the ash-borer larvae inside the trunks....
23:17, 2019-06-14

Nature Is Incredible: This Suicidal Octopus Species Can Perfectly Camouflage Itself As A Hamburger To Get Predators To Eat It Faster If you love nature and biology, then prepare to have your mind blown when you learn about this incredible miracle of evolution: This suicidal octopus can perfectly camouflage itself as a hamburger to get predators to eat it faster!...
04:17, 2019-08-03

She thought she had a customer service job but soon discovered she was working for cybercriminals Arnica Valka was one of the world's most notorious cybercrime villages. In this excerpt from Kate Fazzini's "Kingdom of Lies," one former hacker from the town explains how she got drawn in....
15:17, 2019-06-11

Bronx man wanted by NYPD discovered locked in trunk of car A Bronx man wanted by the NYPD was arrested in Pennsylvania on Wednesday after he was found locked in the trunk of a car, a report said. Leon Cyheime Parks, 25, was discovered in a 2016 Dodge Challenger by an employee at an auto auction in Lancaster County, Pa., according to Lancaster Online. “...
08:51, 2019-05-31

Ancient Continent Discovered Hiding Beneath Europe A mega-continent has been discovered that slid beneath Europe hundreds of millions of years ago. ...
16:51, 2019-09-12

Rihanna Discovered Her Mini Doppelgänger and She'll Make You Do a Double Take Either Rihanna is aging in reverse or she's been hiding her daughter from the world, because there's simply no other explanation for this doppelgänger. The singer had......
09:17, 2019-07-24

Bodies of four kids found after mom discovered dead in husband’s van Florida police believe they found the remains of four young children just hours after their mom’s body was found inside her husband’s van. Michael Wayne Jones Jr., 38, the husband of 32-year-old Casei Jones, led detectives to the remains of the four children after he was interviewed by police, the M...
10:17, 2019-09-17

Clotilda: Last US slave ship discovered among gators, snakes BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — The wreck of the final U.S. slave ship has been found in coastal waters infested with alligators and poisonous snakes. The question now is what to do with it. Some have suggested raising the ship and putting it in a museum. Others want it to become the centerpiece of a nation...
22:17, 2019-05-23

Byzantine baptism font discovered at Nativity Church A Byzantine baptism font was discovered during renovation works at the Nativity Church, Palestinian officials said on Saturday. (June 22)        ...
18:34, 2019-06-22

Missing California mom’s car discovered hundreds of miles from home A California mom vanished a day before her car was discovered abandoned on a bridge hundreds of miles from her home, authorities said. Tiffany Clark, 38, was reported missing Monday after she was last seen heading home from work to Calaveras County, news station KTXL reported. Her daughter, Michaela...
21:00, 2019-07-04