December 20, 2017

Crocodile lizard, snail-eating turtle among 115 new species discovered

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — An expansive new report describes more than 115 new animal and plant species that were previously undiscovered in the Greater Mekong region of […]
December 20, 2017

Palestinian teen activist could face years in prison after slapping an Israeli soldier

Stringer/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images(JERUSALEM) — Her wild, curly hair was unmistakable, piled on top of her head, as she approached the two Israeli soldiers outside her house. […]
December 20, 2017

Eight Americans among twelve killed in Mexico tour bus crash, officials say

iStock/Thinkstock(MEXICO CITY) — Eight Americans are among 12 people killed when a tour bus crashed in Mexico on Tuesday, officials said.Two of the other fatalities were […]
December 20, 2017

Vandals destroy 115-million-year-old dinosaur footprint at Australian national park

Parks Victoria(VICTORIA, Australia) — Authorities are searching for the person responsible for damaging a fossilized dinosaur footprint in Bunurong Marine Park at Australia's renowned “Dinosaur Dreaming” […]