August 17, 2019 4:46 AM GENEVA (AFP) - Japan insisted Friday (Aug 16) it no longer hunts endangered sei whales in international waters, but faced accusations of still violating a wildlife treaty by allowing commercialisation of meat from past catches.
Orlando's getting $3.25 million in anti-terrorism funding this year, and that's more than double what the city took up last year, according to state representatives. It's the latest result from a push ... Read more
Duke Energy would have to significantly step up plans to close coal plants and cut overall carbon emissions if the state's new Clean Energy Plan, just proposed by the N.C. Department of Environmental ... Read more
August 17, 2019 4:38 AM WASHINGTON (AFP) - Japan's Hideki Matsuyama shattered the course record at Medinah with a nine-under par 63 Friday (Aug 16) to seize the early second-round lead at the US PGA B ... Read more
Walt Disney World is now offering guests a discounted ticket option, but you can’t set foot into a theme park until it’s completely packed. The new ticket option, called the Mid-Day Magic Ticket, is ... Read more
onstruction of single-family homes last month, the gain was offset by a 17.2% plunge in the apartment category. The construction slowdown, which has persisted all year, is thwarting prospective homebu ... Read more
The Truth-o-Meter says: False | Trump falsely takes credit for two large industrial projects in Louisiana and Pennsylvania President Donald Trump has been taking credit for very large industrial proje ... Read more
Location: Waikato Detective Inspector Graham Pitkethley will speak to media at 9.45am at the Hamilton Police Station to provide a short update following developments overnight in the homicide investig ... Read more