(LONDON) -- The death toll in Gaza has reached a grim milestone, with one of every 100 Palestinians there killed since the beginning of the Israel-Hamas war, which started following Hamas' surprise attack on Israel on Oct. 7, 2023.With 23,357 killed in Israel's military... Read More.
(LONDON) -- Virtually the entire ethnic Armenian population of the disputed enclave of Nagorno-Karabakh has fled, with the last buses carrying refugees having left on Monday, according to Russia's peacekeeping force deployed there.More than 100,000 ethnic Armenians left the enclave in the last week,... Read More.
(LONDON) -- At least 75,500 ethnic Armenian refugees have now fled Nagorno-Karabakh, more than half the disputed enclave's population, according to local authorities, as the exodus from the region continues to accelerate.It is feared the enclave's whole population will likely flee in the coming... Read More.
(LONDON) -- African rhino populations are increasing despite poaching and habitat loss, new figures from the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) show.The new figures, released Thursday, highlight that protection and biological management initiatives across the continent have resulted in black rhino populations... Read More.
(SAN FRANCISCO) -- California Gov. Gavin Newsom announced late Wednesday that the state's highway patrol has seized enough fentanyl in San Francisco in the past six weeks to kill the city's entire population nearly three times over.Since the governor launched a public safety partnership... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The Environmental Protection Agency has vetoed a controversial proposed gold and copper mine in Alaska.Pebble Limited Partnership, the company that would control the mine commonly known as Pebble Mine, argues it would bring economic opportunity to the Bristol Bay region of Alaska.... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The United Nations on Tuesday officially declared that the global population had reached 8 billion, highlighting massive growth in the last few decades and the decades to come, but also raising concerns about food scarcity and prices around the world.Every night around... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The world's population reached eight billion people on Tuesday, according to a report by the United Nations’ population division.“This year’s World Population Day falls during a milestone year, when we anticipate the birth of the Earth’s eight billionth inhabitant. This is... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The global population is projected to hit eight billion on Tuesday, according to a report by the United Nations’ population division.“This year’s World Population Day falls during a milestone year, when we anticipate the birth of the Earth’s eight billionth inhabitant.... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Across the United States, young adults are becoming less religious.A 2018 and 2019 Pew Research Center survey found that the number of Americans who identify as Christians has dropped 12% over the past decade. The group who described themselves as Catholic,... Read More.
(INHAMBANE, Mozambique) -- The first healthy baby female white rhino was born in Zinave National Park in Mozambique a few weeks ago, the product of a multi-year targeted relocation to protect the threatened species.The Peace Parks Foundation began this initiative more than six years... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Toxic toads are returning to South Florida in growing numbers as the region falls back into its warm, rainy summer season, experts say, and they want people to be aware of the risk to pets.The bufo toad, also known as the cane... Read More.