October 22, 2019

10 beasts facing extinction

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10 Fantastic Beasts on the Verge of Extinction By Susan Bird From Care2 1. SUMATRAN ORANGUTAN Photo credit: marie martin/Getty Images There are only about 14,600 Sumatran orangutans remaining in the wild, making them a critically endangered species. The Sumatran orangutan lives essentially all of its life in trees. There are only nine existing populations of Sumatran orangutans. But […]

Russia warns US: Bank curbs would be an Act of Economic War

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From Newsmax Russia warned the United States Friday that it would regard any U.S. move to curb the activities of its banks as a declaration of economic war which it would retaliate against, stepping up a war of words with Washington over spiralling sanctions.The warning, from Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev, reflects Russian fears over the […]