Desmond Hague, CEO of the Connecticut company, was caught on an elevator surveillance camera in Vancouver in late July, kicking and choking a small dog. The ouster of the company's CEO will be announced on Tuesday.
Hydroelectric dams are a nifty way of producing a huge amount of power but they do not last forever. This is a tale of two dams that will fail unless they are urgently repaired, and if they fail, catastrophic suffering and loss of life will be the result
Girl Calls 911 to Get Medical Assistance for Boyfriend, Cops Show Up, Break His Face and Taser Him
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Mechanization has made the farming of many crops -- lettuce and tomatoes, among them -- a lot less labor intensive. But some crops are still tended and harvested by hand, and it can be painstaking work.
'China announced on Friday additional policy support for electric car purchases, offering tax breaks predominantly for cars made by Chinese automakers. The list of tax breaks, posted on the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology,...'
'...he insisted that the ongoing performance problem and the challenge of overcoming it are part of the learning curve, saying the nation will figure out a way to better manage its solar projects, with on-the-ground data-collecting work being...'
Slaves held in Britain are growing the cannabis that ends up in thousands of joints across the UK.
The cultivation of the class B drug by crime gangs in urban homes is being done with the enforced labour of people
Havana (AFP) - Cuban ex-president Fidel Castro lashed out at the United States and Europe on Monday, accusing them of war-mongering and comparing the NATO military alliance's representatives to the Nazi SS.
'City-scale congestion charging is picking up steam as a policy tool to free cities from crippling traffic. Singapore led the way starting in 1975, and London, Milan, and Stockholm have since followed suit.'
The CEO of a catering company was caught on surveillance video abusing an innocent puppy, but no charges have been filed against him. Sign this petition to demand punishment and ensure that he is held responsible for his actions.
'Official Status: Listed Endangered in 1967. Threats include habitat destruction, primarily due to stream channelization and drying and flooding of marshes, resulting from water flow management on the lower Colorado River....'
'It was one of 233 birds recovered from the sites of three Californian desert solar power plants as part of a federal investigation. The laboratory's wildlife equivalents of CSI stars concluded that many of the birds had been fatally singed, broken,...'
Many developed nations have already done away with these horrific displays of human barbarianism, but Australia has yet to follow suit. For a country, that is forward thinking to protect wildlife and the environment, is this a grave contradiction.
'Wind, solar and other renewable power capacity grew at its strongest ever pace last year and now produces 22% of the world's electricity, the International Energy Agency said on Thursday in a new report.'
Civets who are held in captivity in small, wire cages are cruelly exploited to produce a coffee that is a pure scam. Do not buy into this. Stop the suffering and free the civets into the wild where they belong.
Federal official in the US Wildlife agency will do nothing to protect the wolverines which will be impacted by climate change. The reasoning? According to the agency Director "It's possible wolverines are adapting." How scientific is that?