They’re cute, they’re fluffy, and they’re public enemy number one in Australia.Australia is at war — with feral cats. By 2020, the government wants to kill two million free-roaming cats, a large chunk of the total feral cat population, which is estimated to be between 2 and 6 million.Some areas[…]Read more! Click here!
BRUSSELS Thousands of trade union members are protesting outside European Union headquarters to demand better working conditions and protections for employees after next month’s EU-wide elections. Union delegates from across many of the bloc’s 28 nation gathered Friday in the peaceful march in Brussels. They say current EU rules favor[…]Read more! Click here!
Former Palm Beach Gardens police officer Nouman Raja has been sentenced to 25 years in prison in the 2015 shooting death of a stranded motorist, court records show.Raja was convicted of manslaughter while armed with a firearm and attempted first-degree murder in the death of Corey Jones last month in[…]Read more! Click here!
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. AutoNation Inc. on Friday reported first quarter earnings of $92 million. On a per-share basis, the Fort Lauderdale, Florida-based company said it had net income of $1.01. Earnings, adjusted for restructuring costs and to account for discontinued operations, came to $1.05 per share. The results exceeded Wall[…]Read more! Click here!
Warning: Images in the video above are graphic and may disturb viewers. A Florida man is being treated for flesh-eating bacteria he contracted while fishing in the Gulf of Mexico.Mike Walton tells Tampa television station WFTS that he was stuck by a fish hook while fishing about 20 miles off[…]Read more! Click here!
MOSCOW Separatist officials in rebel-held eastern Ukraine say a methane blast at a coal mine has killed at least four people and 13 others are believed to be missing. The Luhansk Information Center on Friday quoted emergency responders as saying that four bodies have been recovered from the mine in[…]Read more! Click here!
Witnesses call it a miracle: A crash sent a light pole through the driver’s side windshield Wednesday morning in Milwaukee. “Inches, literally inches from fatality,” said witness Matthew, who did not want his last name used. “The pole is inches from her head.”Matthew was working nearby when the crash happened.[…]Read more! Click here!
Employees at a school in Alabama have stepped up to support a man whose daughter is battling cancer.According to WHNT, a Mae Jemison High School football coach has struggled to be there for his 11-month-old daughter who was recently diagnosed with acute lymphoblastic leukemia. The girl’s GoFundMe page details the[…]Read more! Click here!
For years, authorities say, a man lured women with drug addictions into a sex-trafficking ring he ran out of his parents’ Long Island basement, allegedly keeping them locked up and forcing them to perform sex acts with others in exchange for money and drugs.That man, Raymond Rodio III, 47, was[…]Read more! Click here!
LONDON Anglo-Swedish drugmaker AstraZeneca says first quarter earnings jumped 74%, buoyed by emerging markets and the success of new cancer treatments. AstraZeneca said Friday that net income rose to $593 million from $340 million in the same period last year. Product sales increased 5.5% to $16.39 billion, driven by new[…]Read more! Click here!