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1609 crocodile skins seized in Guangxi; China

1609 crocodile skins seized in Guangxi, China

Crocodile skins seized by coast guards are on show in Fangchenggang City, South China’s Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, Feb. 7, 2017. 1,609 pieces of crocodile skins, each around 1.4 meters long, and 500 kilograms of what appears to be crocodile meat were seized. A suspect caught said he was hired by a buyer in the city to receive the goods ... Read More »

Alberta RCMP responding to emergency in Pincher Creek

Alberta RCMP responding to emergency in Pincher Creek

One man is in custody following a more than seven-hour stand off with police in Pincher Creek after he allegedly fired a rifle at two officers early Wednesday morning. The residents near the incident have been informed and their homes have been secured, according to RCMP. Police are asking the public to remain clear from the area for the time ... Read More »

Scientists discover ancient undersea landslide near Australia

Scientists discover ancient undersea landslide near Australia

James Cook University Scientists discover what they beleive to be the largest underwaterlandslide in the world. JCU’s Dr Robin Beaman said the remains of the slip, known as the Gloria Knolls Slide, were discovered 75 kilometres off the north Queensland coast near the town of Innisfail while the scientists were working from the Marine National Facility’s blue-water research ship Southern ... Read More »

Illegal fishing during closures among fall 2016 convictions in ‘Newfoundland and Labrador’

Illegal fishing during closures among fall 2016 convictions in Newfoundland and Labrador

Illegal recreational fishing and fishing during closures among fall 2016 convictions in Newfoundland and Labrador. Between October to December 2016, 31 individuals were convicted under the Fisheries Act following investigations by Fisheries and Oceans Canada fishery officers. Fines totaling more than $23,000 were issued. In the inland recreational salmon fishery, individual fines up to $1000.00 were issued for offences such ... Read More »

Richard Hatch: Actor Dies Aged 71 After Suffering Pancreatic Cancer

Richard Hatch: Actor Dies Aged 71 After Suffering Pancreatic Cancer

Battlestar Galactica star Richard Hatch has died at the age of 71 after suffering from pancreatic cancer. He got his break in television in 1970, when he joined the cast of “All My Children.” From there, he went on to appear in numerous classic TV shows of the decade, including “Hawaii Five-O,” “The Streets of San Francisco,” “Murder She Wrote,” ... Read More »

Male Birth Control Gel Works in Monkeys, Research Shows

Male Birth Control Gel Works in Monkeys, Research Shows

Male contraceptive gel effective in monkeys, but will it work in humans?. For over a century men who did not want to father a child had but one permament option for contraception. But according to the results of a study conducted at the California National Primate Research Center (CNPRC) there could be an alternative to a vasectomy that is as ... Read More »

Christie Brinkley returns to Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue at age 63 (Photo)

Christie Brinkley returns to Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue at age 63 (Photo)

Christie Brinkley has now appeared in Sports Illustrated nine times over the course of her storied career, and if you’re surprised to see the 63-year-old in this year’s swimsuit issue, you’re not alone. The annual magazine, which typically features young women with the impossible to attain perfections of fashion models, is legendary in the United States, where it sold 785,000 ... Read More »