Leading global banks are ending financing relationships with mountaintop removal coal producers. But Barclays, the British banking giant, poured $550 million dollars into the horrific practice in 2013..
Florida Black Bears are naturally docile, shy creatures. Florida Black Bears, who once populated the entire state of Florida, dropped in numbers to merely 300 bears in the 1970's and were put on the list of state-threatened species.
He describes himself as: "a proud, British-born Muslim", but said that if he had to settle in the Middle East, he would opt for Israel, "the only nation in the Middle East that shares the same democratic values as Britain.
European Court of Auditors revealed major dysfunctions in the management of EU financial support to the Palestinian Authority. PA is the only body that receives EU funds regardless of its human-rights record or economic performance.
Foreign workers recruited from Belize are accusing McDonald's Canada of treating them like "slaves," by effectively forcing them to share an expensive apartment - then deducting almost half their take-home pay as rent.
The office of Pres. Abbas rushed to deny reports that the Palestinian leader had condemned a deadly terrorist attack on an Israeli family, after Abbas's silence on the matter had been blasted as deeply complicating efforts to sustain flagging peace talks.
Israeli journalists are only inflaming tensions by blaming longtime Oriental Jews residents of south Tel Aviv for the plight of African asylum seekers. So one must ask: why aren't journalists actually holding the government accountable?
The vice-principal of the school, Kang Min-gyu, 52, was one of those rescued as the children followed orders and stayed aboard. He hanged himself outside the gym in Jindo, police said.His body was discovered on Friday and police released part of a two...
"Because he has a number of, I think, pretty serious strategic disadvantages - a one-dimensional economy, a political system and a political elite that's pretty rotten through corruption." Sound familiar?
Do you think that the price of food is high now? Just wait. If current trends continue, many of the most common food items that Americans buy will cost more than twice as much by the end of this decade.
Due to the economic and political crisis in Ukraine, more than 6,000 zoo animals are on the edge of starvation. A South-African entrepreneur and animal lover living in Ukraine is coming to their rescue.
The report said that Inmarsat had developed an "innovative technique" to establish that the plane had most likely taken a southerly heading after vanishing. Yet independent experts say that it is riddled with inconsistencies
Pressing Christians on this inner logic of the cross of Christ will make for a very interesting debate, I am sure. Believers may have decent answers, but at least you'll be touching a truly raw nerve of the Easter Faith...