Penguin Famine: Thousands of Chicks Starve to Death in Antarctica

Only two chicks from 18,000 Adélie penguins survived in what animal campaigners called "Tarantino does 'Happy Feet'.".....»»

Category: topSource: newsweekOct 13th, 2017

Chhattisgarh: 200 cows starve to death, BJP leader denies allegations

The leader dusted off allegations stating that he had been seeking financial support for the shelter.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardAug 18th, 2017

Deadly plague could potentially be released as a cloud above a city, killing thousands, according to bioterrorism experts

REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon When two cases of plague popped up in New Mexico in June , they served as a reminder that the black death — yes, the plague — .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 21st, 2017

"This Is Mushrooming" - Nicaragua Teeters On The Brink Of Revolution As US Pulls Diplomats

For the first time since the late 1970s, Nicaragua is on the brink of a revolution as tens of thousands of protesters throng the streets o.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedge1 hr. 34 min. ago

The long arm of the state: Draconian laws often ignore the real issues

Take, for example, the issue of death penalty for those accused of raping young girls. For one, it is more likely this will lead to more rape victims being killed.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standard1 hr. 34 min. ago

Sigh of relief as urgent repair of Pier 40"s pilings begins

The $104 million repair of thousands of deteriorating steel pilings that support Pier 40 began Tuesday. The work is necessary to prevent the pier, which is home to a popular sports complex in the... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyork2 hr. 49 min. ago

Sterling Bancorp announces record results for the first quarter of 2018 with earnings per share available to common stockholders of $0.43 (as reported) and $0.45 (as adjusted), representing growth of 48.3% and 45.2% over the same quarter a year ago

Key Performance Highlights for the Three Months ended March 31, 2018 vs. March 31, 2017         ($ in thousands ex.....»»

Category: earningsSource: benzinga5 hr. 19 min. ago

Prosecutors Seek Death Penalty for Man Who Said He Has "No Remorse" for Killing Deputy

Suspect Anthony Baumgardt asked if he could "seek out the death penalty" on his own if he chose to plead guilty......»»

Category: topSource: newsweek5 hr. 19 min. ago

Heat turned up as ‘death knell tolls for Wells Fargo’

California Treasurer Joh.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals6 hr. 34 min. ago

Apple loses $64 billion in stock value as Wall Street is in 'full panic mode' on iPhone demand

Disappointing guidance from key iPhone suppliers is raising worries about Apple shares and could signal the death of the technology-driven stock rally. .....»»

Category: topSource: usatoday7 hr. 34 min. ago

Death to child rapists: Mufti govt okays two ordinances after Kathua horror

J&K Cabinet, which met under Mehbooba Mufti, approved two ordinances to provide stringent punishment, including death penalty for those convicted of rape of minor girls.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standard8 hr. 19 min. ago

Thousands of Afghan Refugees Who Fled the Taliban Are Being Forcibly Deported From Turkey, Human Rights Group Says

“Afghanistan is in the grip of a widespread and volatile conflict and lacks the capacity to provide safety and security for returnees," Amnesty International told Newsweek......»»

Category: topSource: newsweek9 hr. 4 min. ago

Kogan Exposes "Hypocrite" Zuckerberg: "Tens Of Thousands" Of Data Harvesting Apps Out There

Aleksandr Kogan, the computer scientist at the center of the Facebook data harvesting scandal, said Mark Zuckerberg is "totally" a hypocrite in a Monday CNBC interview. Kogan made .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedge10 hr. 4 min. ago

A New Prince Album Is Coming 2 Years After His Death

Last week's original studio cut of "Nothing Compares 2 U".....»»

Category: europeSource: fortune11 hr. 4 min. ago

The Heirs to Music Superstar Prince’s Estate Are Suing Walgreens Over His Death

Prince died from an opioid painkiller overdose in 2016. The heirs to rock, pop, and funk icon Prince ar.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortune11 hr. 4 min. ago

Over 60,000 spouses of Indian H-1B visaholders may soon go jobless; updates

Trump administration's move to end work authorisation for H4 visaholders will have a devastating impact on tens of thousands of Indians.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standard12 hr. 49 min. ago

H-1B visaholders" spouses may not get to work in US: Top 10 developments

Trump administration's move to end work authorisation for H4 visaholders will have a devastating impact on tens of thousands of Indians.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standard15 hr. 49 min. ago

California treasurer turns up heat as ‘death knell tolls for Wells Fargo’

California Treasurer Joh.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals16 hr. 4 min. ago

Death penalty for child rape may not mean better justice, data shows

No more than 28 per cent of child rapes registered end in convictions, and there is a 20-year backlog of child-sex-abuse related court cases.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 23rd, 2018

Thousands protest against Nicaragua government, urge calm

Tens of thousands of Nicaraguans are marching in the capital to protest government repression and call for peace after several days of violent demonstrations set off by a social security overhaul......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsApr 23rd, 2018

After Avicii"s Death, DJ"s Family Thanks Fans for Their "Support and Loving Words"

Avicii died of unknown causes on Friday......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekApr 23rd, 2018