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Business Highlights: Inflation trends, EV credits

___ US inflation will likely stay high even as gas prices fall WASHINGTON (AP) — Americans may finally be catching a break from relentlessly surging prices — if jus...

'The Sacrifice Zone': Myanmar bears cost of green energy

The birds no longer sing, and the herbs no longer grow. The fish no longer swim in rivers that have turned a murky brown. The animals do not roam, and the cows are sometimes found dead. ...

'The Sacrifice Zone': Myanmar bears cost of green energy

The birds no longer sing. The fish no longer swim in rivers that have turned a murky brown. The animals do not roam, and the cows are sometimes found dead. The people in this norther...

New Zealand's rare kakapo parrot sees population boom

New Zealand's kakapo parrot population is now at its highest level in decades, the country's conservation department announced on Tuesday. The news is a big win for conservationists, Maori tr...

Do spiders sleep? Study suggests they may snooze like humans

NEW YORK (AP) — It's a question that keeps some scientists awake at night: Do spiders sleep? Daniela Roessler and her colleagues trained cameras on baby jumping spiders at night to f...

143 roosters euthanized after California cockfighting bust

RIVERSIDE, Calif. (AP) — Authorities broke up a large cockfighting event over the weekend and said they were forced to euthanize nearly 150 roosters found at a Southern California home, animal control...

Ukrainian risks her life to rescue wild animals from war

CHUBYNSKE, Ukraine (AP) — Natalia Popova has found a new purpose in life: Rescuing wild animals and pets from the devastation wrought by the war in Ukraine. “They are my life,” sa...

Python hunt! 800 compete to remove Florida's invasive snakes

More than 800 competitors will be trudging through the Florida Everglades for the next eight days, in search of invasive Burmese pythons that will bring in thousands of dollars in prize money. ...

Global Video Live Streaming Solution Market Size, Share, Analysis And Forecast 2030

The Video Live Streaming Solution Market report aims to estimate the current market size and growth potential of the global Video Live Streaming Solution market in sections such as Product application...

Taiwan Cultural Ministry announces nature microfilm series ‘Formosa Forevermore’

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Ministry of Culture (MOC) announced on Wednesday (Aug. 3) a series of documentaries entitled “Formosa Forevermore,” which is available for viewing on Taiwa...

Italy's salty Po Delta hurting agriculture, fisheries

PORTO TOLLE, Italy (AP) — Drought and unusually hot weather have raised the salinity in Italy’s largest delta, where the mighty Po River feeds into the Adriatic Sea south of Venice, and it’s killing r...

Celebrity birthdays for the week of Aug. 7-13

Celebrity birthdays for the week of Aug. 7-13: Aug. 7: Humorist Garrison Keillor is 80. Actor John Glover (“Smallville”) is 78. Actor David Rasche (“Sledge Hammer!”) is 78. Country s...

It’s SG57! Cart Out In Celebration Of iShopChangi’s National Deal Parade In Singapore

Reel in the celebrations this August with Singapore’s 57th birthday bash! From stunning discounts to one-for-one deals to attractive bundle offers from local brands, it’s time to fill up your carts an...

Pipeline company to pay nearly $1M over California oil spill

HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif. (AP) — The owner of an underwater oil pipeline that spilled some 25,000 gallons of crude into the ocean off Southern California last year will pay nearly $1 million in cleanup...

Polish institute classifies cats as alien invasive species

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — A respected Polish scientific institute has classified domestic cats as an “invasive alien species,” citing the damage they cause to birds and other wildlife. S...