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The spectacled flying fox, named like this due to the light-colored fur around its eyes, can only be found in Australia in...

European tourists quarantined in Mongolia after two die of bubonic plague

Tourists and residents in the Mongolian city of Ulgii have been stranded for almost a week by a quarantine put in place...

New York lawmakers reach deal to ban plastic bags starting with...

Environmental advocates estimate that New Yorkers use about 23 billion plastic bags each year, according to The Associated Press, but Gov. Andrew...

Sri Lanka attacks determine ban on social media

Shortly after the bombings in Sri Lanka, and the spread of inaccurate stories began, the government took the drastic decision to block...

Kate Middleton launches helpline in support of stressed out parents

The 37-year-old royal was in attendance to announce the launch of their new service FamilyLine, which will use a network of volunteers...

Disabled Air Force Veteran Wants to Raise Money for the US-Mexico...

He just started the campaign three days ago and he has already raised more than $2 million from more than 42,000 people, the goal...

Taiwan becomes the first asian country to approve same-sex marriage

Taiwan's parliament legalised same-sex marriage on Friday (May 16) in a landmark first for Asia as the government survived a last-minute attempt...

US Open winner Rafael Nadal tells us what the most important...

Rafael Nadal won yet another U.S. Open men’s championship on Sunday night, defeating 23-year-old Russian Daniil Medvedev. In winning...

Alabama’s abortion ban is designed to challenge Roe vs Wade at...

Alabama Governor Kay Ivey signed a bill on Wednesday that would effectively ban abortion in the state, with no exceptions for rape...

Turkey Is Threatening another Syria Offensive if US Delays Pullout

Recep Tayyip Erdogan, the Turkish president, met this week in Ankara with US National Security Adviser, John Bolton, when he threatened to...

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