Namibia reports record rise in rhino poaching

(LONDON) -- The Namibian government has announced that the number of Rhino’s poached in the Southern African nation reached a record-high in 2022 -- rising by 93% since 2021.New data from Namibia’s Ministry of Environment, Forestry and Tourism shows that 87 rhinos were killed... Read More.

French bakers under pressure as food, energy costs rise

(PARIS) -- About 5,000 French bakers and other artisans in energy-guzzling fields, including butchery, dry-cleaning and carpentry, from all over the country marched in Paris last week, protesting against energy prices and requesting a tariff shield, said Pascal Wozniak, president of a collective for... Read More.

King Tides Rise Again

King Tide season is not quite over yet. Another set of seasonally high tides are in store for the period of January 20th through the 26th. This set of King Tides will peak on January 22nd... Read More.

Car insurance rates to rise 8.4% in 2023: Report

(NEW YORK) -- As cooling inflation offers consumers much-needed relief, many car owners are in for a rude awakening when insurance renewal arrives this year, a new report found.Car insurance rates are expected to increase by 8.4% across the U.S. in 2023, the largest... Read More.

More US schools institute mask mandates as COVID cases rise

(NEW YORK) -- More schools across the United States are putting mask mandates in place as COVID-19 cases continue to rise.Before winter break, districts in New Jersey and Pennsylvania announced they would temporarily be requiring masks among students and staff members amid a surge... Read More.