Ladonna Mielke

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Trump still not doing well enough to guarantee nomination

WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump is the only candidate with a path to clinching the Republican nomination for president before the party's national …

Government

The Latest: Kasich endorsed by senator who had backed Rubio

WASHINGTON (AP) — The latest on the race for the Republican and Democratic presidential nominations a day after critical primaries in five states …

Government

Republican leader says contested convention likely

WASHINGTON – A faceoff at the Republican Party’s nominating convention between camps for and against Donald Trump appears to be a real possibility, …

Government

Donald Trump Warns of 'Riots' if He's Blocked at Convention

If Donald Trump does not get the 1,237 delegates necessary to clinch the nomination in the first vote at the Republican Convention, and if the party …

What is a 'brokered convention'? Here is a (kind of) simple explanation

<b>(CNN) —</b> With the GOP primary race staying crowded and tight as it arrives in South Carolina, there is chatter once again that Donald Trump could be called on to show off his "amazing" negotiating skills at this summer's convention.<p>But this time, the Republicans are not alone.<p>On Thursday, top Senate …

Government

Drought and rising temperatures 'leaves 36m people across Africa facing hunger'

Unusually strong El Niño, coupled with record-high temperatures, has had a catastrophic effect on crops and rainfall across southern and eastern Africa<p>More than 36 million people face hunger across southern and eastern Africa, the United Nations has warned, as swaths of the continent grapple with …

Africa

Hydroelectric Plants In the Amazon Will Cause 'Countless' Extinctions, Study Says

Environment<p>Hydroelectric Plants In the Amazon Will Cause 'Countless' Extinctions, Study Says<p>By Andrew MacFarlane<p>March 16 2016 01:45 PM …

US$1.5 billion needed for drought and salinity controls

<i>Vietnam will need VND34 trillion (US$1.5 billion) to deal with the heavy damage caused by drought and saltwater intrusion, according to the</i> …

How You Can Help Save Water

<b>Plant a tree</b> in your yard or a friend’s yard. Trees help keep soil in place – rather than flowing into our streams and lakes – and help slow water …