Delta said in a statement on Monday that, effective immediately, it “will officially ban shipment of all lion, leopard, elephant, rhinoceros, and buffalo trophies.” American followed hours later.
Most young children who are extra choosy about what they’ll eat eventually outgrow the habit. But research finds that in extreme cases, the pickiness may be linked to depression or social anxiety.
More than 80 percent of people in South Korea live in cities. But in the past few years, there has been a shift. Tens of thousands of South Koreans are relocating to the countryside each year.
Tiny Pearlington, Miss., was obliterated 10 years ago. In a town of 1,700, only two houses stood relatively unscathed. Volunteers did most rebuilding, for better or worse, and recovery has been slow.
Young entrepreneurs in Africa say they’re leading a tech movement from the ground up. They think technology can solve social ills. But critics wonder if digital fixes can make a dent.
New York law requires toy guns made in realistic colors to have a bright, 1-inch-wide orange stripe “down both sides of the barrel and the front end of the barrel,” according to a press release.
Cal Fire says almost 3,000 firefighters — using four airtanker planes, 19 helicopters and 285 fire engines — have been “working aggressively to build control lines.”
Most U.S. dairy cows are born with horns, but most farms remove them. Animal welfare groups say dehorning is cruel. Instead, they want ranchers to breed more hornless cattle into their herds.
Oil prices are falling, down sharply since mid-June to just over $45 a barrel. That has affected gasoline prices, now down to an average of $2.65 a gallon, about 85 cents less than a year ago.
Host Melissa Block speaks to West Virginia University law professor James Van Nostrand about the impact of EPA power plant rules in his state.
Puerto Rico’s default on Monday raises pressure on Washington to step in with help and opens a new chapter in Puerto Rico’s relationship with its lenders — one now expected to move to the courts.
The official recognition by the International Olympic Committee means that disc sports are now eligible for future Olympic Games.
The Koch brothers’ political network of wealthy donors this weekend auditioned five GOP presidential candidates, another sign of billionaires’ increasing political clout.
Even before he officially unveiled it, President Obama’s plan to cut the carbon pollution produced by power plants faced significant opposition.
If the president’s Clean Power Plan survives legal and political challenges, the nation’s electricity industry will have 15 years to remake itself and reduce CO2 emissions by a hefty margin.