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China temporarily bans wildlife trade in wake of outbreak

BEIJING (AP) - Chinese authorities temporarily banned the trade of wild animals Sunday following a viral outbreak in Wuhan, saying they will “severely investigate...

Fire kills 11 youths hunting animals in field in Venezuela

CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) - Eleven young people, mostly teenagers, who were hunting small animals died in a fire that swept through a sugarcane field...

Erosion, floods make some final resting places not so final

WEYBRIDGE, Vt. (AP) - When Revolutionary War soldier Josiah Clark was buried in a small Vermont cemetery near a river bank in...

Australia turns from defense to offense in wildfire battle

BODALLA, Australia (AP) - Crews battling Australia's wildfires said Sunday that they have been able to turn from defense to offense for the first...

Australia turns from defense to offense in wildfire battle

BODALLA, Australia (AP) - Crews battling Australia's wildfires said Sunday that they have been able to turn from defense to offense for the first...

Okinawa gov. renews demand to stop US base relocation plan

TOKYO (AP) - Okinawa's Gov. Denny Tamaki renewed demands Thursday that Japan's central government halt construction of a U.S. Marine Corps. base being relocated...

Okinawa gov. renews demand to stop US base relocation plan

TOKYO (AP) - Okinawa's Gov. Denny Tamaki renewed demands Thursday that Japan's central government halt construction of a U.S. Marine Corps. base being relocated...

Judge revokes grazing permit for ranchers pardoned by Trump

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) - A judge on Friday revoked the grazing permit of two ranchers who were pardoned last year by President Donald Trump...

Preservation or development? Brazil’s Amazon at a crossroads

TRAIRAO, Brazil (AP) - Night falls in Brazil’s Amazon and two logging trucks without license plates emerge from the jungle. They rumble over dirt...

Opponents warn of staff exodus as US breaks up lands bureau

LAS VEGAS (AP) - Opponents of the Trump administration's plan to break up the Washington, D.C., headquarters of the country's public lands bureau are...