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Koalas could be listed as endangered after Australia fires decimate population

Koalas could be listed as endangered after large numbers were wiped out in Australia's bushfires....

Koalas could be listed as endangered after Australia fires decimate population

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06:48, 2020-01-06

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13:08, 2020-01-06

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03:24, 2020-01-26

‘Another terrible day:’ Australia faces strong winds fanning raging fires New South Wales Rural Fire Service Deputy Commissioner Rob Rogers warned the fires could move "frighteningly quick."...
02:44, 2020-01-04

Fires devastating Australia’s east coast have arrived unusually early Bush fires across Australia’s east coast have arrived uncharacteristically early in the year, prompting fears for the upcoming summer...
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WRC teams angry Rally Australia still not cancelled amid bush fires There is increasing anger in the World Rally Championship service park that Rally Australia has not yet been cancelled, with its Coffs Harbour base i...
00:28, 2019-11-12

Thousands Flee to Shore as Australia Fires Turn Skies Blood Red The country’s east coast was dotted with apocalyptic scenes on the last day of the warmest decade on record in Australia....
11:24, 2019-12-31

Australia bushfires: Three fires merge into terrifying 'megablaze' in Snowy Mountains Strong winds have whipped up three separate bushfires into one towering 600,000 hectare inferno that's tearing across the Snowy Mountains, damaging N...
22:04, 2020-01-10

Fears grow about Sydney after Australia fires merge into giant blaze Bushfires fanned by winds combined into a single giant blaze north of Sydney late on Friday, blanketing Australia's biggest city in hazardous smoke, ...
09:56, 2019-12-06

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22:20, 2020-01-10

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16:00, 2020-01-02

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21:36, 2020-01-03

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19:44, 2019-08-07

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09:08, 2019-11-22

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14:52, 2019-12-21

Australia’s prime minister defends his government’s climate policy as fires rage Morrison made the rounds on several Australian television networks Monday morning in the aftermath of his much criticized family vacation to Hawaii d...
05:56, 2019-12-23

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11:20, 2020-01-07

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13:44, 2019-09-13

Australian bushfires: death toll rises as fires sweep across NSW and South Australia Two people confirmed dead in South Australia as fires burn at emergency level across three different states• NSW fires live: roads closed and second ...
10:16, 2019-12-21

Australia fires live: tourists near NSW and Victoria bushfires told to leave - latest At least nine people have died since Christmas Day, and the RFS is urging people to evacuate the New South Wales South Coast before dangerous conditi...
22:40, 2020-01-01

NSW and SA fires live: five million hectares burned in Australia's bushfires – latest updates Volunteer firefighters call for financial support, saying the situation on the ground is ‘out of control’ as the nation’s bushfires crisis continues....
03:40, 2019-12-24

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14:40, 2020-01-07

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23:16, 2020-01-01

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14:36, 2020-01-04

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03:28, 2019-12-28

Australia fires cause thousands to flee New South Wales as state of emergency called Evacuations dubbed largest mass relocation of people out of the region that New South Wales has ever seen...
10:04, 2020-01-02

Australia fires: NSW state of emergency declared as 17 missing in Victoria bushfires – live At least nine people have died since Christmas Day, and the RFS is urging people to evacuate the New South Wales south coast before dangerous conditi...
07:24, 2020-01-02

Australia weather and fires: severe heatwave forecast to ‘worsen’ bushfire conditions Extreme heat on weekend expected to hit South Australia, Victoria and NSW, increasing risk of bushfiresDifficult bushfire conditions in New South Wal...
23:40, 2019-12-26

Australia fires: Scott Morrison chased out of scorched town by angry locals Australia’s hapless prime minister was forced to retreat from a fire-ravaged rural village when residents — one of them holding a goat on...
22:12, 2020-01-02

Instagram model raises $700,000 for Australia fires with nude photos before account deleted ‘Naked Philanthropist’ Kaylen Ward inspires other sex workers to offer photos in exchange for donations to bushfire reliefIn four days, 20-year old K...
19:04, 2020-01-07

Kangaroo pouches, koala mittens: knitters unite to aid animals in Australia fires Volunteers worldwide create shelters for wildlife including marsupials, who need pouches to growThe wildfires decimating Australia in recent weeks ha...
02:00, 2020-01-08

More than 100 fires burning in Australia, forcing travel delays during busy holiday season The death of two firefighters on Thursday night when their fire truck was struck by a falling tree as it traveled through the front line of a fire br...
04:32, 2019-12-21

BREAKING Huge water-bomber plane crashes while tackling Australia fires A massive water-bomber aircraft has crashed while tackling the massive Australia fires in what officials have called a "serious incident"...
05:20, 2020-01-23

Australia fires: five blazes merge north of Sydney as conditions forecast to worsen More than 100 bushfires were burning in New South Wales on Friday, more than half of them out of controlFive fires burning to the north of Sydney joi...
09:44, 2019-12-06

Australia sees spike in respiratory illnesses as massive fires continues to burn The mega fire north of Sydney, Australia's largest city, was created on Friday when several fires merged and was now burning across 335,000 hectares....
18:00, 2019-12-07

Australia bush fires: Teenage firefighter charged with deliberately starting blazes A volunteer firefighter has been charged with seven counts of arson for allegedly starting fires during Australia's bush fire crisis....
10:44, 2019-11-27

World Rally Championship finale cancelled amid Australia bush fires The 2019 World Rally Championship finale Rally Australia has been cancelled amid concerns about the rapidly spreading fires closing in on the event's...
01:44, 2019-11-12

Australia fires live: NSW and Victoria bushfires insurance bill tops $700m – as it happened Rain falls on some NSW, Victorian and South Australian bushfire-affected areas, but worse fire conditions are forecast to return. This blog is now cl...
09:40, 2020-01-07

Australia fires live: one dead in NSW and six missing in Victoria in Australian bushfires – latest updates NSW RFS commissioner Shane Fitzsimmons says he was frustrated to learn of ADF deployment from the media. Follow all today’s live news and latest upda...
23:32, 2020-01-04

Patty Mills fires again as Australia reach maiden Basketball World Cup semi-final Guard scores 24 points in 82-70 win over Czech RepublicSpain await in Friday’s shootout for place in finalPatty Mills blazed Australia into their fir...
01:44, 2019-09-12

Australia fires: Prime minister defends climate policy after Greta Thunberg criticism Following criticism of his climate policy by climate activist Greta Thunberg, Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison said "I'm not here to impress ...
16:24, 2019-12-23

NSW and Qld fires: emergency warning for bushfire threatening Port Lincoln in South Australia – live More than 350 NSW schools to close as conditions forecast to worsen on Tuesday, while dozens of bushfires continue to burn across Australia’s east co...
08:44, 2019-11-11

Australia fires: emergency bushfire warnings in NSW, Victoria and SA amid severe heat - live Extreme weather conditions trigger fires in several states and thunderstorm asthma warning and dust storm in Victoria. Follow all the latest updates ...
05:52, 2019-11-21

Australia fires: emergency bushfire warnings in NSW, Victoria and SA amid severe heat – live Extreme weather conditions trigger fires in several states and a thunderstorm asthma warning and dust storm in Victoria. Follow all the latest update...
06:52, 2019-11-21

Australia fires: emergency bushfire warnings in NSW, Victoria and SA amid severe heat – as it happened Extreme weather conditions trigger fires in several states and a thunderstorm asthma warning and dust storm in Victoria 7.41am GMT We are going to cl...
10:32, 2019-11-21

NSW, Victoria bushfires: Australia fires cause tens of thousands to flee in mass evacuation – live Victorian premier Daniel Andrews declares state of disaster for East Gippsland, urging people to flee bushfire zones, while Scott Morrison is abused ...
05:56, 2020-01-03

Australia calls on reservists as country faces strong winds fanning raging fires New South Wales Rural Fire Service Deputy Commissioner Rob Rogers warned the fires could move "frighteningly quick."...
05:08, 2020-01-04

Australia bushfires: towns face anxious wait as strong winds drive fires Alpine areas of Victoria and NSW among those most under threat, while climate protesters take to the streets in major citiesThousands of climate prot...
11:52, 2020-01-10

Australia fires live: NSW state of emergency declared as 17 missing in Victoria bushfires – latest At least nine people have died since Christmas Day, and the RFS is urging people to evacuate the New South Wales south coast before dangerous conditi...
05:48, 2020-01-02

Australia fires live: NSW, Victoria and SA bushfires rage as PM calls up ADF reserve – latest updates Scott Morrison has called up ADF reservists to help in the bushfire crisis. Two people have died in SA fires on Kangaroo Island, as New South Wales a...
04:56, 2020-01-04

Australia's fires are 46% bigger than last year's Brazilian Amazon blazes. There are at least 2 months of fire season to go. Since September, bushfires have razed an estimated 25 million acres in Australia. That's an area larger than South Korea, and 46% more than the total...
19:16, 2020-01-08

Australia fires live: NSW MP says at least 200 homes destroyed and Victoria bushfires continue – latest updates Four unaccounted for in Victoria after East Gippsland fires claim homes in Buchan, Sarsfield and Mallacoota, and reports of up to 50 properties lost ...
04:20, 2020-01-01

NSW, Victoria fires: Australia bushfires cause tens of thousands to flee in mass evacuation – live Victorian premier Daniel Andrews declares state of disaster for East Gippsland, urging people to flee bushfire zones, while Scott Morrison is abused ...
06:16, 2020-01-03

South Australia fires: firefighters injured as NSW and Qld face extreme bushfires risk – live Catastrophic bushfire conditions expected for several SA regions, Queensland faces severe fire danger and Melbourne weather forecast for hottest ever...
04:44, 2019-12-20

Australia fires: nation records hottest day ever for second day running as NSW fire crew injured – live All of New South Wales, South Australia, large parts of Queensland, and northern Victoria were under a total fire ban on Thursday amid extreme weathe...
07:56, 2019-12-19

Australia fires live: NSW and Victoria bushfires heap pressure on Scott Morrison – latest updates The PM’s handling of the Australian bushfire crisis comes under further scrutiny as NSW and Victorian towns gain brief reprieve from fires. Follow th...
00:28, 2020-01-06

Australia bushfires: NSW fires cause tens of thousands to flee as Victoria declares state of disaster – live Victorian premier Daniel Andrews declares state of disaster for East Gippsland, urging people to flee bushfire zones, while Scott Morrison is abused ...
22:48, 2020-01-02

Animal death toll of Australia fires laid bare in haunting clip of charred corpses **WARNING: GRAPHIC CONTENT** The horrific fires blasting through Australia have killed 1billion animals with some of the victims pictured in Kangaroo...
11:48, 2020-01-14

Australia fires live: NSW and Victoria bushfire clean up ahead of deteriorating conditions – latest updates Scott Morrison to tour island where there are grave fears for unique wildlife. NSW and Victorian communities clean up during a brief period of cooler...
23:12, 2020-01-07

Australia fires: Another death confirmed as NSW and Victoria bushfires heap pressure on Scott Morrison – as it happened The PM pledges $2bn for a national bushfire recovery fund as NSW and Victorian towns gain brief reprieve from fires. This blog is now closed• Coaliti...
12:04, 2020-01-06

Australia fires: NSW bushfires cause tens of thousands to flee as Victoria declares state of disaster – live Victorian premier Daniel Andrews declares state of disaster for East Gippsland, urging people to flee bushfire zones, while Scott Morrison is abused ...
00:00, 2020-01-03

Australia fires live: Craig Kelly undermines PM in Piers Morgan interview – latest updates Rain falls on some NSW, Victorian and South Australian bushfire-affected areas, but worse fire conditions are forecast to return. Follow all today’s ...
23:16, 2020-01-06

Australia fires live news: MP says at least 200 homes destroyed in NSW as Victoria bushfires continue – latest updates Four unaccounted for in Victoria after East Gippsland fires claim homes in Buchan, Sarsfield and Mallacoota, and reports of up to 50 properties lost ...
03:56, 2020-01-01

Australia fires live: NSW and Victoria bushfires insurance bill tops $700m – latest updates Rain falls on some NSW, Victorian and South Australian bushfire-affected areas, but worse fire conditions are forecast to return. Follow all today’s ...
23:52, 2020-01-06

NSW fires live: premier says ‘not much left in Balmoral’ as South Australia bushfires continue to rage – latest PM says link between extreme weather and climate change won’t change policy. Victoria and SA still under bushfire threat as NSW surveys damage. Follo...
03:56, 2019-12-22

Australia fires live: two dead in Cobargo as NSW and Victoria face bushfires threat – latest updates Conditions worsen with more than 4,000 on the beach at Mallacoota in Victoria after a devastating day yesterday and the death of a firefighter in New...
06:00, 2019-12-31

NSW and SA fires live: volunteer firefighters call for support as Australia's bushfires crisis continues - latest The president of the NSW Volunteer Fire Fighters Association says the situation on the ground is ‘out of control’ as he calls for volunteers to recei...
01:24, 2019-12-24

US model Kaylen Ward sends naked selfies for Australia fires charity fund... and raises more than $700,000 An Instagram model has raised more than half a million dollars by sending naked selfies in return for a donation to the Australian wildfire crisis fu...
18:04, 2020-01-06

Australia fires: Phoebe Waller-Bridge auctions Golden Globes outfit for relief effort Fleabag creator puts her Golden Globes tuxedo on eBay to support the relief effort in Australia....
10:20, 2020-01-11

Australia fires: Victoria issues code red bushfire warning amid thunderstorm asthma threat Temperatures top 40C in state’s north as up to 11 properties hit by fire in South Australia, while NSW and Tasmania face worsening conditionsOut-of-c...
05:16, 2019-11-21

Australia fires live: NSW firefighter dies as emergency warnings in place for Tasmania, Victoria bushfires – latest An emergency warning is current for Bundoora in the northern suburbs of Melbourne as fires spread across East Gippsland, where Vic Emergency has orde...
09:24, 2019-12-30

NSW and Victoria fires live: three more deaths confirmed in Australia bushfires and hundreds of homes destroyed – latest updates East Gippsland fires claim homes in Buchan, Sarsfield and Mallacoota, and 176 properties lost on New South Wales south coast. Follow live news and la...
05:32, 2020-01-01

Australia fires and weather: NSW and Victoria bushfires expected to flare amid extreme conditions – latest updates Temperatures forecast to surge past 40C in NSW and Victoria as firefighters fear bushfires could merge. Follow the latest news and live updates 9.21p...
22:36, 2020-01-09

Australia fires live: Canberra airport closed, reports of air tanker crash in NSW bushfires – latest updates ACT residents near bushfire south of Canberra told to seek shelter as contact lost with large water-bombing plane fighting New South Wales bushfire. ...
07:12, 2020-01-23

Australia fires live: NSW and Victoria bushfires expected to flare amid extreme conditions – latest updates Exhausted firefighters continue to battle Kangaroo Island fires while there are fears bushfires could merge in NSW and Victoria as extreme weather fo...
02:48, 2020-01-10

A 'naked philanthropist' who says she raised $1 million for Australia's fires is now sending nudes to people who donate to Puerto Rico Kaylen Ward Kaylen Ward, a model known on Twitter as the Naked Philanthropist, announced on Thursday that she will be exchanging nudes for donations ...
00:16, 2020-01-18

Australia bushfires live: NSW and Victoria survey damage as fires merge to form new 'megablaze' – latest updates Firefighters and property owner among those injured as megablaze burns on both sides of the Murray River in the Snowy Mountains and upper Murray regi...
02:28, 2020-01-11

Australia fires LIVE: Thousands forced to flee to beaches as skies glow red over Mallacoota amid bushfires Thousands of people have fled to beaches in Australia as the country's most devastating wildfire season worsened today....
10:16, 2019-12-31

NSW, Victoria fires live: Australia bushfires cause tens of thousands to flee in mass evacuation – latest updates Victorian premier Daniel Andrews declares state of disaster for East Gippsland, urging people to flee bushfire zones, while Scott Morrison is abused ...
01:28, 2020-01-03

NSW, Victoria fires live updates: Australia bushfires cause tens of thousands to flee in mass evacuation – latest Victorian premier Daniel Andrews declares state of disaster for East Gippsland, urging people to flee bushfire zones, while Scott Morrison is abused ...
04:40, 2020-01-03

After months of devastating bushfires Australia is finally getting rain, but it won't stop the fires, and is bringing new extreme weather conditions Twitter/Jo Hall/Saeed Khan/AFP/Getty/Business Insider Australia is finally getting rain — but it's likely not enough to extinguish the fires de...
13:00, 2020-01-16

NSW fires live, Victoria bushfires updates and two dead in South Australia as PM calls up ADF reserve – latest news Scott Morrison has called up ADF reservists to help in the bushfire crisis. Two people have died in SA fires on Kangaroo Island, as New South Wales a...
04:20, 2020-01-04

Russell Crowe misses Golden Globes win, sends messages on climate change amid Australia fires Russell Crowe may not have been at the Golden Globes on Sunday night – but he sent a message about the wildfires currently ravaging Australia.  ...
02:52, 2020-01-06

Australia fires live: third death in Victoria confirmed as NSW bushfires communities assess damage – latest updates Scott Morrison to tour island where there are grave fears for unique wildlife. NSW and Victorian communities clean up during a brief period of cooler...
06:16, 2020-01-08

Australia fires live: 17 missing in Victoria bushfires as tourists told to evacuate NSW south coast – latest At least 10 people have died since Christmas Day, and the RFS is urging people to evacuate the New South Wales south coast before dangerous condition...
03:44, 2020-01-02

Australia fires live: Mallacoota fire in Victoria turns sky black as NSW faces bushfires threat - latest updates Conditions worsen with more than 4,000 on the beach at Mallacoota in Victoria after a devastating day yesterday and the death of a firefighter in New...
01:12, 2019-12-31

Australia fires live: NSW and Victoria bushfires crisis has 'months to go' as Morrison announces recovery effort – latest updates NSW RFS commissioner Shane Fitzsimmons says he was frustrated to learn of ADF deployment from the media. Follow all today’s live news and latest upda...
03:48, 2020-01-05

Australia's fires have burned more than twice as much land as the summer's Amazon blazes. They're part of an ominous carbon-dioxide feedback loop. Saeed Khan/AFP/Getty Since September, bushfires have razed 14.6 million acres in Australia — more than twice the area that burned in the Amazon...
00:00, 2020-01-03

Australia bushfires live: NSW, Victoria and South Australian fires flare amid extreme conditions – latest updates Exhausted firefighters continue to battle Kangaroo Island fires while there are fears bushfires could merge in NSW and Victoria as extreme weather fo...
09:56, 2020-01-10

Australia fires live: SA premier confirms 72 homes destroyed in Cudlee Creek fire as NSW bushfires rage on – latest PM says link between extreme weather and climate change won’t change policy. Victoria and SA still under bushfire threat as NSW surveys damage. Follo...
07:48, 2019-12-22

Australia fires live: emergency warning for Grose Valley fire in NSW as SA bushfires helped by cooler conditions – latest PM says link between extreme weather and climate change won’t change policy. Victoria and South Australia still under bushfire threat as NSW surveys ...
02:48, 2019-12-22

NSW and Victoria fires live: man found dead in Australia bushfires and hundreds of homes feared destroyed – latest updates East Gippsland fires claim homes in Buchan, Sarsfield and Mallacoota, and reports of up to 50 properties lost in Conjola Park in New South Wales. Fol...
05:12, 2020-01-01

Australia fires live: NSW, Victoria and South Australian bushfires flare amid extreme conditions – latest updates Exhausted firefighters continue to battle Kangaroo Island fires while there are fears bushfires could merge in NSW and Victoria as extreme weather fo...
04:32, 2020-01-10

Australia fires live: Another death confirmed as NSW and Victoria bushfires heap pressure on Scott Morrison – latest updates The PM’s handling of the Australian bushfire crisis comes under further scrutiny as NSW and Victorian towns gain brief reprieve from fires. Follow th...
08:40, 2020-01-06

Australia fires: Celeste Barber fundraiser tops $20m as celebrities Pink, Nicole Kidman make huge donations Australian comedian and Instagram star raises millions for firefighting effort in NSW as donations ramp upThe Australian comedian Celeste Barber has ...
14:40, 2020-01-05

England star Ben Youngs fires back after Australia's Matt Toomua pokes fun at former Leicester team-mates An entertaining war of words between Australia back Matt Toomua and his former Leicester team-mates continued on Friday when Ben Youngs returned fire...
13:24, 2019-10-18

Australia fires and weather live: NSW and Victoria bushfires expected to flare amid extreme conditions – latest updates Exhausted firefighters on Kangaroo Island continue to battle blazes while there are fears bushfires could merge in NSW and Victoria. Follow the lates...
00:00, 2020-01-10

Australia fires: Water warning after Arnie the koala 'drowns to death' Animal experts in Australia have issued a warning after a rescued koala "drowned to death" after drinking water from a bottle....
13:52, 2020-01-16

Australia is the world's biggest coal exporter. Its prime minister says he won't change that, despite the link between fires and climate change. Rohan Thomson/Saeed Khan/Getty In the last five months, bushfires have razed an estimated 25.5 million acres in Australia. That's an area larger than...
14:32, 2020-01-10

Australia fires: Death toll rises as country faces 'catastrophic' day for raging infernos One person has died and another has been injured as Australia battled "catastrophic" fires across the country....
23:32, 2019-12-21

Australia wildfires: Navy ships rescue hundreds and tens of thousands urged to flee ahead of 'worsening' fires Navy ships have rescued hundreds of people from beaches and tens of thousands have been urged to flee before a predicted worsening in Australia's alr...
07:48, 2020-01-03

Australia fires live: 'If you are told to leave, leave,' Daniel Andrews warns as Victoria, SA and NSW brace for bushfires danger – latest updates Temperatures and winds set to rise as weather conditions worsen, bringing severe bushfire risk. Follow the latest news and live updates 6.07am GMT A ...
07:16, 2020-01-09

Just as Australia's deadly fires begin to subside, it's being hit with more apocalyptic weather. Videos show enormous dust storms and golf-ball-sized hail battering cars and buildings. Heavy storms hit southeastern Australia on Sunday and Monday local time. The rainfall helped relieve some of the areas affected by bushfires, accordi...
14:00, 2020-01-20

Just as Australia's deadly fires begin to subside, it's being hit with more apocalyptic weather. Photos show enormous dust storms and golf-ball-sized hail battering cars and buildings. Heavy storms hit southeastern Australia on Sunday and Monday local time. The rainfall helped relieve some of the areas affected by bushfires, accordi...
13:20, 2020-01-20

Just as Australia's deadly fires begin to subside, it's being hit with more apocalyptic weather. Videos show enormous dust storms and golf-ball-sized hail battering cars and buildings Heavy storms hit southeastern Australia on Sunday and Monday local time. The rainfall helped relieve some of the areas affected by bushfires, accordi...
15:16, 2020-01-20

Koalas are now ‘functionally extinct,’ experts say They are in danger of going the way of the dodo. Koala bears have been declared “functionally extinct,” the Australian Koala Foundation r...
16:24, 2019-05-16

No, koalas are not 'functionally extinct', but they are in trouble A conservation group has claimed that koalas are "functionally extinct". That isn't true, but many populations are falling sharply due to habitat los...
16:21, 2019-05-17

Carolina koalas could aid in species’ survival COLUMBIA, S.C. - With at least an eighth of the koala population already killed in the Australian wildfires, re-population for that already vulnerabl...
20:32, 2020-01-09

Australian bushfires may have killed up to 30 percent of koalas Raging bushfires in Australia may have wiped out 30 percent of the nation’s koalas, the federal environment minister said this week — as a week...
15:20, 2019-12-28

Australian wildfires may have killed hundreds of koalas CANBERRA, Australia — Conservationists fear hundreds of koalas have perished in wildfires that have razed prime habitat on Australia’s east coast. Po...
15:52, 2019-10-30

Australian fires: Father and son dead and others missing as fires ravage New South Wales Two more people have died while five others remain missing or feared dead and thousands flee to beaches as Australia's most devastating wildfire seas...
07:28, 2019-12-31

Amazon fires: Brazilian troops start putting out large swathes of rainforest fires Brazilian troops have started putting out large swathes of fires in the Amazon rainforest....
12:00, 2019-08-25

‘Functionally Extinct’: Do Dire Claims About Koalas Help or Hurt Them? The fires tearing across eastern Australia have hurt koalas, and their population is shrinking. But scientists disagree about which terms are harmful...
23:56, 2019-11-25

Koalas Aren’t Extinct, but Their Future Is in Danger, Experts Say Claims that koalas were “functionally extinct” spread widely online as fires raged in Australia. But some scientists warned of the dangers of exagger...
00:44, 2019-11-26

Koalas burned in wildfires can now be saved but the treatment is gross With wildfires on the rise, endangered koalas are more threatened than ever, but a new treatment for burned animals offers a ray of hope. We go insid...
17:04, 2019-06-18

Koalas burned in wildfires can be now saved but the treatment is gross With wildfires on the rise, endangered koalas are more threatened than ever, but a new treatment for burned animals offers a ray of hope. We go insid...
13:24, 2019-06-14

Climate activists dress as koalas for three-day hike to Davos LANDQUART, Switzerland – Climate activists set off on a three-day hike from Landquart in eastern Switzerland to the ski resort of Davos on Sund...
20:48, 2020-01-20

Giving koalas faecal transplants could help them adapt to a new diet Faecal transplants could help koalas to change diet. The finding could be used to help the animals adapt to habitat loss...
15:40, 2019-08-21

'We're helpless': thousands of koalas probably dead after wildfires – video Up to 30% of koalas on New South Wales's mid-north coast may have been killed and many more may be endangered in South Australia in the country’s ong...
23:20, 2019-12-27

NSW and Qld fires: 300 new fires across NSW today and a dozen homes damaged – live Rural Fire Service says a firefighter has been injured in Sydney as New South Wales faces catastrophic fire conditions across greater Sydney, Hunter ...
11:04, 2019-11-12

Hundreds of 'rare' koalas feared dead in Australian bushfire An out-of-control bushfire is threatening a prime koala breeding ground. Already rare in numbers, the Australian marsupial has long battled the threa...
10:00, 2019-10-30

'Absolute tragedy': hundreds of koalas feared dead after NSW bushfires Researchers found only two living koalas after fires burned through the native marsupial’s breeding ground in north-eastern NSWBushfires sweeping thr...
10:36, 2019-10-31

Couple has 24 koalas living in their house after deadly Australian bushfires Around 350 koalas are estimated to have died in devastating fires that have swept across New South Wales...
20:00, 2019-11-12

How to help save koalas: WWF and other charities collecting donations for Australian bushfires Celebrities and charities have been raising funds to help the disaster effort as wildfires rage across Australia while members of the public have als...
18:04, 2020-01-06

This good boy helps find koalas injured in Australian bushfires SYDNEY – An obsessive-compulsive dog who was abandoned as a puppy has a new mission: helping find and save koalas injured in Australia’s recent...
20:24, 2019-11-20

Rescue dogs helping save koalas from Australian bushfires Koalas caught up in Australia’s catastrophic bushfires have a new guardian angel — dogs. Rescuers in Australia are deploying the four-leg...
22:40, 2020-01-09

Koalas and apes have evolved similar ways of walking in trees On the ground, koalas run in a bounding motion with both hind legs hitting land at once. But in the trees, they move more like primates...
15:16, 2019-12-17

'Bear' the dog helps find koalas injured in Australian bushfires An obsessive compulsive dog who was abandoned as a puppy has a new mission: helping find and save koalas injured in Australia's recent devastating bu...
08:08, 2019-11-19

Thirsty koalas need bowls of water to survive increasingly hot climate Koalas were once thought to get all the hydration they needed from eucalyptus leaves, but artifical water stations might be necessary for their survi...
20:08, 2019-06-05

Climate activists dressed as koalas set off on mountain hike to Davos Climate activists set off on a three-day hike from Landquart in eastern Switzerland to the ski resort of Davos on Sunday to draw attention to global ...
15:20, 2020-01-19

NSW and Queensland fires: emergency warnings for 17 fires in NSW – live There are fears that some people are trapped in their homes in an unprecedented bushfire emergency 8.18am GMT 8.15am GMT Residents of one small Queen...
09:36, 2019-11-08

NSW and Queensland fires: emergency warnings for 17 fires in NSW – as it happened There are fears that some people are trapped in their homes in an unprecedented bushfire emergencyFull report: Scores of bushfires burn out of contro...
12:04, 2019-11-08

WATCH: Family fills van with koalas in rescue mission during Australian wildfires A group of volunteers rescued a van full of koalas as part of the effort to save as many animals as possible during the wildfires consuming much of A...
22:00, 2020-01-07

Australian teens rescued a carload of koalas from an island where more than 25,000 of the animals have died YouTube/Alternative666 Micah Lovegrove, identified by Adelaide's The Advertiser, and his cousin saved a carload of koalas on Australia's Kangaroo Isl...
18:00, 2020-01-08

Thousands back petition to introduce koalas to New Zealand to stop them from going extinct A petition calling on New Zealand's Prime Minister to introduce koala bears to New Zealand is gaining momentum - but wildlife experts say it is a bad...
14:40, 2020-01-15

Nova Scotia woman caring for koalas amid Australian bushfires Amber Lilly, who’s originally from Truro, N.S., is working for Port Stephens Koalas, a rehabilitation centre in New South Wales, Australia....
16:56, 2020-01-09

Koalas among huge range of exotic animals sold at market linked to coronavirus The Australian Koala Foundation declared the iconic animal "functionally extinct" even before devastating wildfires swept across the continent killin...
11:12, 2020-01-23

Hundreds of koalas feared burned alive in out-of-control bushfire near Port Macquarie Blaze around Lake Innes and Lake Cathie in northern NSW has destroyed more than 2,000 hectares and spread smoke haze to SydneyHundreds of koalas are ...
01:52, 2019-10-30

Koalas among huge range of exotic animals sold at coronavirus food market The Australian Koala Foundation declared the iconic animal "functionally extinct" even before devastating wildfires swept across the continent killin...
10:48, 2020-01-23

Kangaroo Island bushfires: grave fears for unique wildlife after estimated 25,000 koalas killed Greatest concerns for endangered Kangaroo Island dunnart and glossy black-cockatoo after third of island burnedEcologists have grave concerns for the...
05:08, 2020-01-07

Hundreds of koalas are feared dead after a massive wildfire broke out in an Australian nature reserve Marco Simoni/Getty Images Hundreds of koalas are feared dead, after a massive wildfire broke out this week along Australia's eastern coastline in a n...
05:12, 2019-10-31

Harrowing footage shows burned corpses of kangaroos and koalas as fears a billion animals killed Over a BILLION animals are feared to have perished in the inferno - with a THIRD of Australia's koalas wiped out...
15:20, 2020-01-05

What's the controversy over the baby T. Rex listed on eBay? The partial skeleton of a baby Tyrannosaurus rex is for sale on eBay for nearly $3 million....
18:32, 2019-04-23

Sedona listed as one of the best small towns to visit in US PHOENIX, Ariz. (KPNX) – With its “perfect mix of adventure and relaxation” Sedona is one of the best small towns to visit, accordin...
03:20, 2019-07-09

The First Two Pontiac Firebirds Ever Built Are Listed on Ebay Right Now for $285,000 If you’re a huge Pontiac Firebird fan, and you have beaucoup bucks, then you might consider buying these: Pontiac Firebird VIN #001 and #002. The 196...
00:44, 2019-05-12

NSW and Qld fires: more than 60 fires in NSW and 45 in Queensland – as it happened More than 350 NSW schools to close as conditions forecast to worsen on Tuesday, while dozens of bushfires continue to burn across Australia’s east co...
11:08, 2019-11-11

Female authors listed on just 30% of recent UK academic research Progress rate ‘disheartening’, says expert as 2014-17 figure is small improvement on 2006-09Women are listed as authors of just 30% of academic resea...
14:56, 2019-05-15

‘The Real World’ Season 1’s New York loft listed for $7.5M This is what happens when people stop being polite and start getting real … estate. A sprawling Soho co-op at 565 Broadway — which most famousl...
19:00, 2019-05-29

Bowie bandstand in south London is Grade II listed A south London bandstand associated with David Bowie has been Grade II listed so that it can "inspire people for years to come"....
06:40, 2019-08-16

Illegal Botox listed as 'leggings' seized in Cincinnati Counterfeit Botox injections seized in Cincinnati were listed on a manifest as "leggings" and "facial gift."       ...
16:28, 2019-11-15

Wakanda was briefly listed as trade partner of the U.S. government United States trade policy is a bit of a mess right now. Every week seems to include a new, arbitrary tariff dispute or threat of looming economic st...
22:24, 2019-12-19

Goodyear has listed its iconic blimp on Airbnb for 3 nights only Goodyear listed its iconic blimp on Airbnb for three one-night stays October 22 through 24. Fans can start snagging reservations on October 15, the c...
07:04, 2019-10-09

Saudi Aramco becomes most valuable listed company in history Investor demand pushes oil giant’s market value to $1.9tn on first day of trade in RiyadhSaudi Aramco has secured its position as the most valuable l...
20:00, 2019-12-11

No Hollywood ending: Los Angeles property listed for $1bn sells at $100,000 The 157-acre lot in the Hollywood Hills has been the subject of complex litigation over who actually owns the propertyA billion dollars for an empty ...
21:00, 2019-08-21

Chinese-listed stocks boosted by qualifying tweet (FXI) The market was abuzz Friday with the news that the Trump Administration is discussing the possibilit...
20:08, 2019-09-30

Downton Abbey stately home to be listed on Airbnb Fans of Downton Abbey are being given the chance to stay at the stately home where the TV series is set....
12:20, 2019-09-17

Brooklyn house listed for 50 times more than owners paid A humble Ditmas Park house currently on the market for $1.99 million is notable for two reasons. First, several episodes of “Rescue Me” w...
01:36, 2019-09-26

New Zealand police say nine officially listed as missing after volcano eruption Nine people have been officially listed as missing after the eruption of a volcano on New Zealand's White Island, police said on Wednesday, seven of ...
10:36, 2019-12-11

David Bowie's Beckenham bandstand gets Grade II listed status David Bowie sang at a festival on the bandstand 50 years ago just after the release of Space Oddity....
08:04, 2019-08-16

Russian LGBTQ activist murdered after name is listed on ‘gay-hunting’ website An LGBTQ-rights activist was murdered in Russia on Sunday after her name was published on a website that offers prizes to users for “hunting...
03:16, 2019-07-24

Camden Sainsbury's becomes first purpose-built supermarket to be listed A Sainsbury's store in London has become the first purpose-built supermarket to be listed....
17:08, 2019-07-19

Baby T-Rex fossil listed on eBay for $3 million sparks outrage The eBay listing, last updated on Tuesday, claims the artefact is "most likely the only baby T-rex in the world," adding that the specimen has a 15-f...
12:52, 2019-04-17

Why Meghan Markle Is Listed as a Princess on Archie's Birth Certificate Meghan Markle's occupation, as listed on her baby's birth certificate, may confuse some people. The Duke and Duchess of Sussex welcomed their first ...
19:36, 2019-05-17

He Listed a T. Rex Fossil on eBay for $2.95 Million. Scientists Weren’t Thrilled. “I own this thing,” Alan Detrich recalled telling a museum director. “It is mine. I can do whatever I want.”...
01:04, 2019-04-18

Jim Beam cottage listed on Airbnb, includes distillery tour The Jim Beam distillery in Kentucky is listing a cottage on its grounds on Airbnb, with the stay including a distillery tour, a bourbon tasting and a...
20:24, 2019-10-17

Rare baby T-Rex skeleton listed on eBay for $3M infuriates paleontologists A fossil hunter is being blasted for putting the skeleton of a baby Tyrannosaurus rex — claimed to possibly be "the only one in the world" — on eBay ...
16:56, 2019-04-17

Extinction Rebellion listed as 'key threat' by counter-terror police Awareness training across London led to ‘intelligence’ tip-offs, according to reportA police force in London labelled Extinction Rebellion one of its...
17:32, 2020-01-19

Live like a lord and lady: 'Downton Abbey' is listed on Airbnb Earl and countess of Carnarvon open doors of Highclere Castle in Hampshire to select guests Fans of the hit TV series Downton Abbey are to be given t...
11:32, 2019-09-17

Saudi Aramco shares soar as it becomes world's largest listed company On its debut the oil producer’s stock market valuation reached $1.88tn in early tradingSaudi Aramco became the world’s largest listed company on Wedn...
10:24, 2019-12-11

Wakanda from ‘Black Panther’ listed as real place on USDA website The tariff tracking site, run by the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Foreign Agricultural Service, features a drop-down list of dozens of real count...
23:28, 2019-12-18

Chinese listed companies ramp up virus efforts after president's call A number of Chinese listed companies - ranging from biotech firms, drugmakers, mask producers and thermometer manufacturers - announced efforts in re...
07:56, 2020-01-23

Bats Targets Transparency with Dedicated Data Feeds for U.S. Listed ETFs KANSAS CITY and NEW YORK – May 1, 2017 – Bats, a CBOE Holdings, Inc. company, and a leading market for exchange-traded fund (ETF) trading globally, t...
13:28, 2019-05-01

Dilapidated NY mansion listed for $50G finds bidder interested in its 'creepy' charm The home, located in Auburn, N.Y., is currently at the center of a contest to find out which bidder might have the best restoration plan....
21:04, 2019-12-19

‘Black Panther’ country Wakanda briefly listed as U.S. trade partner "While we removed the Kingdom of Wakanda from our list of U.S. free trade partners, our relationship will always be strong," the USDA said....
17:32, 2019-12-19

German soccer club FC St. Pauli symbol listed on UK counterterrorism guide The club image has appeared along with a swastika and those representing jihadi groups. The UK government is trying to make public sector workers awa...
17:40, 2020-01-18

Rent a Hobbit House: former granary near Hay-on-Wye listed for sale with a quirky holiday let in the garden A former granary has been listed for sale in Pengenffordd, a few hours' drive from London, with a successful holiday let in the grounds....
11:36, 2019-10-15

Extending a listed property: can we replace our Sixties-built extension with a larger version? We live in a Grade II-listed house with a large rear garden and an unsightly Sixties-built extension. Can we replace this extension with a newer and ...
09:52, 2019-12-03

Six NBA players whose listed heights could drastically drop when league reveals true measurements The time of NBA players getting a bit of a cushion on their height measurements is reportedly coming to an end...
23:52, 2019-09-26

UK extremism tsar urges rethink after Extinction Rebellion listed as terror threat Sara Khan calls for clarity after non-violent groups feature in counter-terror materialThe government’s chief adviser on extremism has called for a c...
17:36, 2020-01-20

The US government listed Black Panther's Wakanda as an official free-trade partner Disney/Marvel Studios The US Department of Agriculture included Wakanda, the fictional home of Marvel superhero Black Panther, alongside Panama and P...
13:04, 2019-12-19

Wakanda Was Listed as a USDA Free Trade Partner, But It Didn't Last Forever (No Really, That Happened) You know how Chadwick Boseman is visibly tired of doing the “Wakanda Forever” salute during press tours? Imagine if he had to do that in real life as...
16:32, 2019-12-19

Greenpeace and Peta listed alongside neo-Nazis on counter-terrorism police documents Greenpeace and Extinction Rebellion have been included in a counter-terrorism document that was handed out as part of anti-extremism training, it has...
22:40, 2020-01-17

Revealed: US listed climate activist group as ‘extremists’ alongside mass killers DHS listed activists engaged in non-violent civil disobedience targeting oil industry alongside white supremacists in documentsA group of US environm...
11:16, 2020-01-13

Kendall Jenner ranked her siblings from best to worst parents, and she put Rob in the top spot and listed Kourtney last CBS Kendall Jenner appeared on CBS' Tuesday night's episode of CBS' "The Late Late Show With James Corden," and participated in a game called "Spill ...
16:36, 2019-12-11

Tom Brady listed as questionable vs. Cowboys due to elbow injury but expected to play, per report The longtime Patriots quarterback hasn't missed a game due to injury in more than a decade...
23:32, 2019-11-22

Koalas are 'functionally extinct with only 80,000 left in wild' The number of koalas in Australia has fallen so low the species is "functionally extinct" and unlikely to produce a new generation, campaigners have ...
12:04, 2019-05-15

About 41% of the global population are under 24. And they’re angry… From Hong Kong to Chile, young people are rising up to fight injustice and inequality. Their elders should be gratefulA spate of large-scale street p...
19:04, 2019-10-26

Australia's NSW faces catastrophic fire conditions; body found in South Australia Temperatures above 40C (104F) and strong winds created "catastrophic" conditions on Saturday for firefighters battling more than 100 fires burning ac...
03:40, 2019-12-21

Australia's bushfires are producing so much smoke that NASA expects it to travel all the way round the world and return to Australia Australia's fires are producing so much smoke that it will travel all the way around the earth and back to Australia, NASA said. NASA said that the s...
12:00, 2020-01-14

Pelicans rookie Zion Williamson's official NBA height is shorter than he was listed at Duke, per report The NBA is getting strict about having accurate player measurements this season, and Zion is one of the first victims...
05:36, 2019-10-05

Saudi Aramco float: oil giant becomes world's biggest listed company - business live Rolling coverage of the latest economy and financial news, as Aramco shares begin trading on the Tadawul 7.29am GMT Given the importance of Aramco to...
08:40, 2019-12-11

49ers' Ronald Blair suffers torn ACL in OT loss to Seahawks, Emmanuel Sanders listed as day-to-day The vaunted 49ers defense must battle through injuries to key players in order to remain great going forward...
15:52, 2019-11-13

Raiders Depth Chart: Josh Jacobs, first-round pick one of four rookies currently listed as starters Youth is definitely being served in Oakland as the Raiders' rookies look to make an immediate impact...
01:36, 2019-08-09

Saudi Aramco becomes world's biggest listed company as shares surge 10% - business live Rolling coverage of the latest economy and financial news, as Aramco shares begin trading on the TadawulNewsflash: Stock surges 10% as trading begins...
09:16, 2019-12-11

VR can help meet the challenges of an aging population We will see the potential of VR become realized for unlikely demographics, like the elderly, who we might have expected to be the ones to benefit mos...
22:28, 2019-09-07

The 20 countries facing population collapse Charly Triballeau / AFP / Getty Many countries face serious demographic headwinds in the decades to come. Low birth and immigration rates could lead ...
15:36, 2019-10-09

San Francisco’s homeless population is skyrocketing SAN FRANCISCO — A federal count shows the number of homeless people increased by double-digit percentages in three San Francisco Bay Area counties ov...
22:28, 2019-05-17

India’s tiger population rises to nearly 3,000 NEW DELHI — India’s tiger population has grown to nearly 3,000, making the country one of the safest habitats for the endangered animals. Prime Minis...
18:28, 2019-07-29

Gay penguin population is skyrocketing at this aquarium It’s The Stonewall Inn for penguins. Zookeepers at the Oceanworld Aquarium in Dingle, Ireland have revealed that eight of their 14 Gentoo pengu...
22:16, 2019-05-07

Half of the U.S. Population Will Be Obese by 2030 Obesity continues to be a serious health problem in the U.S., contributing to heart disease, diabetes, joint disorders and even certain types of canc...
23:12, 2019-12-18

World's population to hit 7.75 billion in 2019 The alarming increase is the estimate from a German foundation that monitors populations. It also suggests the 8 billion mark will be reached in the ...
01:16, 2019-12-21

Australia v Pakistan: first Test, day four – Australia win by an innings and five runs Australia wrap up comprehensive victory inside four daysBabar Azam’s 105 not enough to save Pakistan 6.09am GMT Josh Hazlewood took six wickets for t...
07:32, 2019-11-24

Twiggy selling her country house: the Sixties supermodel has listed the West Sussex property for less than she bought it for The fashion icon paid £790,000 for the 18th century house in Barnham two years ago – it is now on the market at £750,000....
07:52, 2019-05-09

M.Gemi's comfortable leather drivers have been wait-listed countless times — I've been wearing them for over a year now and they really are that great M.Gemi Startup M.Gemi sells leather shoes handmade in small, family-owned Italian workshops. Styles range from timeless to on-trend and of-the-moment...
18:32, 2020-01-15

Kirsten Dunst sells her LA home in just one day: the A-list actress listed the waterfront property for sale at £3.6 million The Spider-Man actress's former home has five bedrooms, one of which features a cosy fireplace and private balcony, as well as four bathrooms....
07:48, 2019-06-26

Stefon Diggs' absence from practice listed as not injury related, leading to speculation about a potential trade Is Minnesota just mad at the receiver for speaking out or is he on the verge of being traded?...
02:00, 2019-10-03

A Los Angeles mansion once listed for $250 million has finally sold for 62% off after 3 years. Take a look inside what was once America's most expensive home. Berlyn Photography A Los Angeles mega-mansion once listed for $250 million has finally sold for $94 million — a 62% discount, The Los Angeles T...
00:52, 2019-10-25

M.Gemi's comfortable leather driver has been wait-listed countless times — I've been wearing them for a year now and they really are that great M.Gemi Startup M.Gemi sells leather shoes handmade in small, family-owned Italian workshops. Styles range from timeless to on-trend and of-the-moment...
00:44, 2019-11-05

M.Gemi's comfortable leather drivers have been wait-listed countless times — I've been wearing them for a year now and they really are that great M.Gemi Startup M.Gemi sells leather shoes handmade in small, family-owned Italian workshops. Styles range from timeless to on-trend and of-the-moment...
01:00, 2019-11-05

CBOE FILES FOR APPROVAL OF BINARY OPTIONS ON BROAD-BASED INDEXES: Binaries on S&P 500 Index (SPX) to Be Among First Listed ##GlossaryLink value='1'##CHICAGO, April 8, 2008 - The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) today announced it has submitted a rule filing with the ...
16:40, 2019-05-01

The most-endangered historic places in the US The National Trust for Historic Preservation has announced its 2019 list of the most-endangered historic places in America.     ...
14:24, 2019-05-30

These are the 11 most-endangered historic places in the US The National Trust's list aims to bring to light architectural and cultural heritage spots that are at risk of destruction or irreparable damage...
14:24, 2019-05-30

Stalking the Endangered Wax Palm Colombia’s national tree, the wax palm, is endangered. Now, with decades of guerrilla war in retreat, scientists are rediscovering vast forests and r...
09:12, 2019-11-05

Endangered species act under fire (NBC News) The beloved bald eagle, grizzly bear and loggerhead sea turtle were all saved from extinction by the Endangered Species Act. Now, the deca...
22:16, 2019-09-26

24 animals that became endangered in the last decade /Tambako the Jaguar/Getty Images Nobody really knows exactly how many species are endangered, but it's more than you can count. A lot can happen in a...
00:08, 2019-11-19

Nearly half of U.S. population will be obese by 2030, analysis says Nearly half of all Americans will be obese within the next 10 years, a new analysis has found....
23:40, 2019-12-18

Population of California town torched by wildfire down 90% SACRAMENTO, Calif. — New figures released by California Gov. Gavin Newsom show the town of Paradise has lost over 90% of its population since a wildf...
08:56, 2019-07-12

California population stalls at 39.9 million people SACRAMENTO, Calif. — California’s population has stalled at 39.9 million people as expensive housing prices and other factors convince more people to...
22:08, 2019-12-20

Red Cross says only 3 percent of US population donate blood The American Red Cross launched its Missing Type campaign on Tuesday in an effort to grow the number of donors who give blood in the U.S....
20:04, 2019-06-11

Brown bear population dips in Finland The population of brown bears in Finland dipped by 5% from last year after rising continuously since 2012, the government said on Friday, after the c...
16:36, 2019-07-12

Global population decline will hit China hard Business leaders and analysts see the global population declining in the next century, and China will be badly affected. The Asian nation is well-adv...
09:40, 2019-09-09

Half of Neanderthal Population Suffered from Surfer’s Ear! A new study suggests that Neanderthals commonly suffered from “swimmer's ear” or “surfer’s ear” - dense bony growths that protrude into the ear canal...
00:04, 2019-08-17

India’s wild tiger population rises to almost 3,000 Prime minister describes 30% surge after conservation efforts as ‘historic achievement’India’s wild tiger population has increased by more than 30% i...
12:24, 2019-07-29

UK population to increase by 3 million in next decade, mainly through migration Three million more people will be added to the UK population over the coming decade in an increase driven largely by migration, official projections ...
13:24, 2019-10-21

Department of Agriculture suspends bee population research The US Department of Agriculture has angry beekeepers buzzing after suspending data collection on the insects’ decline. The agency blamed cost cuts, ...
06:40, 2019-07-07

Suicide risk for veterinarians twice that of general population Veterinarians, veterinary technicians and technologists die by suicide at an alarmingly higher rate than those in other professions, research shows, ...
18:40, 2019-09-06

World population to reach 9.7 billion by 2050 — UN The United Nations predicts that half of this growth will take place in only nine countries, as the world is getting older overall. India is projecte...
03:04, 2019-06-18

Proposal would buy one-way bus tickets for Seattle’s homeless population As the Seattle area tries to tackle its homelessness crisis, an official wants to spend $1 million to expand a strategy of buying bus tickets out of ...
19:48, 2019-09-12

Record 60 million Hispanics in US, 52% of population growth The U.S. Hispanic population surged another 1.2 million last year and now is a record 59.9 million, according to newly released U.S. Census Bureau po...
23:40, 2019-07-08

Inside the village that caters for its ageing population Pescueza in Extremadura, western Spain, is adapting to provide for the needs of its older population....
11:44, 2019-08-13

Does population genetics have a racism problem, even today? Efforts to group us by our genes are arbitrary and encourage the subtle return of race within mainstream science, argues Angela Saini...
13:40, 2019-05-16

Can sex education defuse Pakistan's population crisis? Pakistan's population is expected to nearly double in 30 years. More education on family planning and reproductive health is needed to avert a catast...
15:24, 2019-10-08

We need to talk about how population growth is harming the planet Discussions of population's impact on Earth have been off limits, but scientists and conservationists are challenging the taboo and politicians must ...
15:36, 2019-05-30

NYC homeless population drops from historic high New York City’s homeless population is ticking down in 2019 for the first time after a decade of nearly uninterrupted growth, dropping to 58,150 this...
00:52, 2019-05-23

What’s the future for Sri Lanka’s ‘lost’ population of whales? This is the same sperm whale pod Blue Planet filmed off Sri Lanka – but flocking tourists are making it less of a safe place for these stunning anima...
09:56, 2019-05-03

Alabama's Abortion Ban Hits Black Population Different Days after eight white women and 43 white men yelled “Roll Tide!” before voting to pass the nation’s harshest abortion ban, companies are already cha...
21:32, 2019-05-22

Hyde park prep school for sale for £35m: housing developers to bid for Grade II-listed property in South Kensington The school occupies most of the two Grade II-listed buildings, which were built in the 1840s....
15:16, 2019-11-28

Hurricane Dorian: 2,500 listed missing in Bahamas sparking fears death toll from devastating storm will climb An estimated 2,500 people are feared missing in the Bahamas after the deadly Hurricane Dorian devastated the islands, officials have said....
02:04, 2019-09-12

James Bond inspiration: a home in Ian Fleming's former golf club has been listed for sale in Henley-on-Thames The golf club frequented by Ian Fleming, and referenced in Goldfinger, was converted into six homes in the Sixties....
08:33, 2019-09-25

Gwen Stefani's mega price cut: singer sells Beverly Hills estate for £10 million less than it was listed for two years ago Singer Gwen Stefani's LA estate has sold, for £10 million less than it was listed for in 2017....
19:24, 2019-10-08

Live like Kate Moss in St John's Wood: supermodel's former north London party pad is listed for £3,950 a week During the supermodel's time living in the St John's Wood property, she decked it out with a neon-lit party area and jungle-themed living room....
08:44, 2019-07-17

Kevin Durant injury update: Warriors star practices Sunday, listed as questionable for Game 5 of NBA Finals Durant completed practicing with the team, though reportedly did not stay on the court for long...
23:52, 2019-06-09

Coach and Versace sparked fury in China by selling t-shirts that listed Hong Kong as a separate country Scott Olson/Staff/Getty Images Luxury fashion labels Versace and Coach stoked fury in China over the weekend after images of t-shirts which describe...
16:52, 2019-08-12

St Osyth Priory in Essex: 73 architecturally sympathetic new homes to be built alongside medieval site of listed buildings The pretty village of St Osyth is known for its medieval priory with 22 listed properties in the grounds, a nudist beach and having the least rainfal...
09:20, 2019-12-19

U.S. Significantly Weakens Endangered Species Act The Trump administration announced far-reaching revisions to the Endangered Species Act, which was first enacted in 1973....
20:28, 2019-08-12

There may be just 19 of the world's most endangered mammal left The vaquita, a small porpoise and the most endangered marine mammal, has long been threatened by fishing nets. A new study says there are just 19 ani...
01:52, 2019-07-31

U.S. to Consider Listing Giraffes as Endangered Species The population of giraffes, the tallest land animals on earth, has declined by about 40 percent in the last three decades, conservationists say....
17:20, 2019-04-27

America's 11 most endangered historic places Tourists love to visit the National Mall Tidal Basin in Washington, DC, but few know that the National Park Service site is threatened by rising sea ...
12:16, 2019-05-31

B Corps: capitalism for an environmentally endangered age Conscious businesses are putting purpose over profit and communities over shareholdersIn a volatile world jolted by protest, revolt and environmental...
16:48, 2019-11-24

Fisheries minister says more needs to be done to help endangered right whales There has been only one death of a right whale reported since the "aggressive" new measures came into effect in the last few weeks, the minister said...
22:56, 2019-07-22

Farewell to the V12: celebrating the endangered engine S65's V12 is based on the normally aspirated 1998 M137 5.8-litre engine first used in the S600, in which it developed just 362bhp and 391lb ft of tor...
07:56, 2019-07-20

Satellites used to protect endangered sharks Earth observation satellites are proving to be valuable tools in protecting rare sharks, say scientists....
20:56, 2019-04-11

New hope for one of world's most endangered reptiles The discovery of baby crocodiles in a river in Nepal is raising hopes for the future of the gharial....
11:32, 2019-11-19

Quarter of world's pig population 'to die of African swine fever' World Organisation for Animal Health warns spread of disease has inflamed worldwide crisisAbout a quarter of the global pig population is expected to...
13:40, 2019-10-31

India's tiger population grows to 3,000 in conservation boost India's prime minister has hailed progress in revitalizing the country's native tiger population after decades of decline. But the endangered species...
13:04, 2019-07-29

Schumer blasts USDA for suspending bee population research Sen. Chuck Schumer on Sunday blasted the US Department of Agriculture for suspending data collection of the decline of honeybees — saying the r...
02:40, 2019-07-29

The world’s population is growing more slowly, UN report finds The world's population is getting older too, due to longer life expectancy and falling fertility rates....
19:56, 2019-06-18

Monarch butterfly population critically low on California coast – again Study finds 29,000 butterflies, compared with 4.5 million during the 1980s, as experts point to habitat destructionThe western monarch butterfly popu...
03:36, 2020-01-23

Steve King asks, ‘Would there be any population’ if not for rape, incest Controversial Iowa Congressman Steve King, in an eyebrow-raising defense of his anti-abortion legislation, questioned Wednesday whether there would &...
23:44, 2019-08-14

Few Sask. immigrants seeking office despite growing population Despite immigration being the biggest contributor to Saskatchewan's population growth, proportionally fewer people from the immigrant community are s...
01:08, 2019-09-21

UWS rat population booming after city cans 110 trash bins They’re sick of the rat race. The Upper West Side’s booming rat population is getting a helping hand from an unlikely source: the sanitation departme...
02:04, 2019-07-17

Scientists discover entirely new population of tiny black holes An entirely new class of black holes that scientists were unaware of may exist, according to a study. The study published on Thursday in Science reve...
14:48, 2019-11-01

If FX wants to kill A Christmas Carol it had better do it, and decrease the surplus TV population There’s a moment near the beginning of the definitive adaptation of A Christmas Carol I thought about a lot as I watched Steven Knight’s (Peaky Blind...
10:36, 2019-12-20

Britain’s hedgehog population has fallen 66 per cent in 20 years Britain only has 58 wild mammal species to start with, and many have declined sharply in number since 1995 – with hedgehogs suffering a particularly ...
16:00, 2019-04-09

UN: World population expected to rise to 9.7 billion in 2050 UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The United Nations says the world’s population is getting older and growing at a slower pace but is still expected to inc...
19:24, 2019-06-17

UK population rises to 66.4 million but rate of growth slows Number of migrants up 10% on previous year, offsetting effect of births and deathsThe population of the UK has risen slightly to 66.4 million people ...
14:52, 2019-06-26

Sea urchin population soars 10,000% in five years, devastating US coastline Voracious purple urchins in waters of California and Oregon pose threat to mighty kelp forests and risk upending delicate ecosystemsTens of millions ...
00:00, 2019-10-25

A crucial population of lions has lost much of its genetic diversity Lions in the important Kavango-Zambezi conservation area may be less able to adapt to climate change due to a loss of genetic variation over the past...
10:41, 2019-04-09

WWF highlights drastic drop in German insect population The insect population in Germany has dropped drastically, which could affect plant diversity and food production. The WWF reports that Germany is one...
17:52, 2019-05-06

Look: Cougars sighted in Michigan -- 900 miles from nearest population Wildlife officials in Michigan said two recent cougar sightings in the state's Upper Peninsula bring the total sightings for 2019 to five -- and the ...
19:40, 2019-10-23

Quarter of world's pig population 'to die due to African swine fever' World Organisation for Animal Health warns spread of disease has inflamed worldwide crisisAbout a quarter of the global pig population is expected to...
18:28, 2019-10-31

Only Hispanic prison population rising, blacks, whites down The Hispanic population has doubled since 1990 and in the last 10 years has become the only race that has also seen growth in prison inmates, a break...
16:24, 2019-05-02

Los Angeles homeless population hits 36,000 in dramatic rise More than 59,000 people are homeless across county as housing crisis plagues CaliforniaLos Angeles has experienced a 16% increase in the homeless pop...
01:12, 2019-06-05

Viking Invasion Resurrected Ireland's Failing Population The early medieval period in Ireland (400-1200 AD) was a time of key importance. It was a turning point in European history and the origin of much co...
00:32, 2019-08-24

Tiny Indiana town, with a population of 3, selling for $3.8 million Though a sweet $3.8 million could buy you a mansion, Manhattan apartment or luxury yacht, it could alternatively get you a 17.4 acre Indiana town wit...
21:12, 2019-04-10

California records lowest population growth since 1900 Californians are leaving the state at unprecedented rates not recorded since the turn of the 20th century, according to new data released by the Depa...
19:40, 2019-12-23

New homes in Enfield listed mansion: grand apartments for sale in leafy north London party pad known for its links with royals and MI6 Trent Park is an ancient former hunting ground of the Tudors with 56 acres of private grounds....
08:36, 2019-07-01

Homes of the week: a Brixton flat with car hire and cashback, a countryside villa and grand Mayfair home in a listed building Homes for sale in the spotlight this week include a Brixton flat that comes with car hire credit and cashback if you move in pre-Christmas, a grand M...
13:28, 2019-09-06

Billionaire price tag: St John's Wood mansion built by Lloyds group founder has been listed for sale for £22.5 million Across six opulent floors, this St John's Wood home was built by a millionaire — but you just might need to be a billionaire to buy it now....
08:24, 2019-10-10

Katie Holmes to sell home in A-list enclave: actress has listed Calabasas base she bought after Tom Cruise split Holmes bought the six-bedroom Los Angeles county house in 2014, after she split from the Mission: Impossible star....
08:48, 2019-11-28

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey listed his Hollywood Hills home for $4.5 million barely a year after buying it — here's a look inside the mansion Phillip Faraone/Getty; The Agency Twitter cofounder and CEO Jack Dorsey has listed his home in Hollywood Hills for $4.495 million, according to a re...
18:40, 2019-09-21

Midwestern bird ready to fly off endangered list After 34 years on the endangered species list, the interior least tern is ready to fly free of federal protection....
20:16, 2019-10-23

Watch: Endangered antelope tranquilized after zoo escape A Louisiana zoo said an African antelope had to be tranquilized and the facility temporarily closed when the animal escaped from its enclosure....
16:24, 2019-04-24

Once nearly extinct, songbird coming off endangered list The federal government announced it will remove the Kirtland’s warbler from its list of protected species, finding the small, yellow-bellied songbird...
20:52, 2019-10-08

Lab-grown coral could save endangered reefs Vital to the health of the oceans and the species that are supported by them, researchers have created Atlantic coral in a lab setting for the first ...
19:20, 2019-08-27

Endangered African penguins hatched at San Diego Zoo African penguins are an endangered species. Their numbers have dropped by more than 60 percent in the past three decades and only 23,000 breeding pai...
18:36, 2019-05-09

Police Searching For Endangered Missing Teen METCALFE COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18) – The Metcalfe County Sheriff’s Office is asking for help in finding a missing teen. Police say 15 year-old...
23:40, 2019-06-09

The Kenyan centre saving endangered chimpanzees Timothy Mwangi has cared for chimpanzees for nearly two decades at this rescue centre in Kenya....
01:20, 2019-07-17

How do you save endangered gorillas? With lots of human help KINIGI, Rwanda — Deep in the rainforest of Volcanoes National Park, a 23-year-old female gorilla named Kurudi feeds on a stand of wild celery. She be...
20:44, 2019-10-29

Trump overhauling enforcement of Endangered Species Act WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration is finalizing major changes Monday to the way it enforces the landmark Endangered Species Act, in a move t...
17:00, 2019-08-12