Risa Sansevieri

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Glacier National Park Is on Fire

Weeks after Yosemite Valley closed due to wildfires for the first time in decades, parts of Glacier National Park in Montana have been evacuated …

National Parks

How To Stretch & Massage Your Dog

For many of our dogs, especially as they age, joint degeneration, muscle atrophy, loss of flexibility and subsequent pain are all too common. …

Yoga

Dog Kept On Shortest Chain Couldn’t Even Rest Her Head

She'd almost given up — until someone showed her love for the first time ❤<p>The dog was so malnourished she could no longer stand. But when she sat on …

Pets

Giant Leatherback Turtle Will Inspire You to Do Everything You Can to Protect the Oceans (VIDEO/PHOTOS)

The Facebook video below of a giant Leatherback turtle returning to the sea will leave you wide-eyed and your mouth gaping open in disbelief. You may …

Turtles

Don't blame wildfires on climate change – it's environmentalists' fault, says Zinke

The US interior secretary, Ryan Zinke, has blamed environmentalists for California’s ferocious wildfires and claimed, contrary to scientific research, that climate change had “nothing to do” with them. Instead, he said the fires were worsened because of limits on logging.<p>“America is better than …

Forests

The 99% and the 1% - Drone photography of income inequality across the world -

A series of images captured from satellites in the Earth’s atmosphere, truly reflect the social imbalance on our planet. Of course, differences in …

Aerial Photography

Catholic Church Covered Up Child Sex Abuse in Pennsylvania for Decades, Grand Jury Says

Bishops and other leaders of the Roman Catholic Church in Pennsylvania covered up child sexual abuse by more than 300 priests over a period of 70 years, persuading victims not to report the abuse and law enforcement not to investigate it, according to a searing report issued by a grand jury on …

Child Abuse

Parrot tells firefighter to 'f*ck off' during rescue attempt

This bird was not in the mood to be saved.<p>Jessie, a bright yellow and turquoise Macaw parrot, escaped her home in Edmonton, UK over the weekend and …

London Fire Brigade

California restaurant customer leaves racist message instead of tip

Here's another reason why we may want to consider phasing out tipping in the U.S.: A customer at a California restaurant wrote "tip for U.S. citizens …

California

Lombok earthquake death toll surges above 400

<b>(CNN) —</b> The death toll from the 6.9-magnitude earthquake that hit the Indonesian island of Lombok more than a week ago has surged to 436, authorities said Monday.<p>The number is expected to rise further as search and rescue efforts continue in the rubble strewn across the island by the quake and …

Natural Disasters

Alaska's North Slope hit by strongest quake noted in region

KAVIK RIVER CAMP, Alaska (AP) — Alaska's North Slope was hit Sunday by the most powerful earthquake ever recorded in the region, the state's seismologist said.<p>At 6:58 a.m. Sunday, the magnitude 6.4 earthquake struck an area 42 miles (67 kilometers) east of Kavik River Camp and 343 miles (551 …

Natural Disasters

Giant Cluster Of Earthquakes Strike Near Yellowstone Supervolcano

The supervolcano hasn’t erupted in more than 630,000 years, but some believe a large enough earthquake could set it off.<p>Data taken from the …

Geology

Hot, dry conditions could stoke wildfires this weekend

With a new round of weather warnings in place for the weekend, firefighters continued their battle to prevent the deadly wildfires burning in …

Forests

The Anvera 48 Might Be the Ultimate Tender

The high-tech Anvera 48 transforms from sleek sport boat to sunny swim platform.<p>The new Anvera 48 might well be the coolest, most technically …

Sailing

Crews battle growing wildfire near homes in California

LAKE ELSINORE, Calif. — Firefighters fought to spare homes Friday from a growing Southern California forest fire, a day after flames came perilously …

California

Indonesia's Lombok Island Lifted 10 Inches by Quake Which Killed over 300 People

Nearly a week since the 7.0 quake, Lombok is still reeling but glimmers of normality are returning and devout villagers are making plans for …

Arson suspect in Holy Fire appears in court

<b>(CNN) —</b> The man accused of setting a Southern California fire that has burned more than 19,000 acres appeared in court Friday and said, "It's all a lie!" as a judge read the charges against him.<p>Forrest Gordon Clark, 51, did not enter a plea during the brief appearance in an Orange County courtroom. …

Northern California

Here is the latest map of the Holy fire, which has grown to more than 18,000 acres

Aug. 10, 2018, 10:45 a.m.<p>Cleveland National Forest fire<p>By Friday morning, the Holy fire had grown to 18,137 acres and was 5% contained.<p>Aug. 10, 2018, 10:23 a.m.<p>Yosemite fire<br>• Cleveland National Forest fire<br>• Mendocino Complex fire<br>• Redding fire<br>• Holy fire<p>Ben Newburn faced a group of weary firefighters …

Cleveland National Forest

California wildfire said set by arsonist threatens community

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - A Southern California wildfire - which authorities say was set by an arsonist with a grudge against a neighbor - doubled in size overnight into Friday as crews built fire lines and fought to protect thousands of homes in a lakefront community.<p>The Holy Fire, which broke out …

Social Media

What Do HR Professionals Really Do? Eight Experts Dispel Common Myths

Human resources is often met with a one-dimensional perception. After all, many people’s interactions with HR come down to a small handful of common interactions. It’s difficult to understand what really goes on without witnessing it every day.<p>We asked members of the Forbes Human Resources Council …

Employee Engagement

The Whole Republican Party Seems to Be Going to Jail Now

The entire Trump era has been a festering pit of barely disguised ongoing corruption. But the whole sordid era has not had a 24-hour period quite …

Donald Trump

Flames inch close to California homes as thousands evacuate

LOS ANGELES (AP) — An intentionally set wildfire grew perilously close to homes in Southern California on Thursday as evacuation orders expanded to more than 20,000 residents, though some homeowners stayed behind to fend off the flames themselves.<p>Firefighters fought a desperate battle to stop the …

Cleveland National Forest

Laura Ingraham’s Anti-Immigrant Rant Is So Racist It Was Endorsed by Ex-KKK Leader David Duke

Fox News host says ‘the America we know and love’ is being wiped out by immigrants. Former KKK leader agrees with her.<p>Fox News anchor Laura …

Rights & Freedoms

Historian dismantles Laura Ingraham’s shocking racist tirade

Fox News host Laura Ingraham went on a shocking racist tirade during the Wednesday night broadcast of her show. “The America we know and love doesn’t …

Ku Klux Klan

Police chief’s son arrested in brutal beating of 71-year-old Sikh man in California

The Sikh community in Union City, California, demanded to know on Tuesday night how Police Chief Darryl McAllister would ensure their safety after a video went viral showing the brutal beating of a 71-year-old Sikh man in Manteca, a city 60 miles away.<p>Hours later, McAllister received a call from …

Crime

Arkansas cop fired after telling 2 Black men they ‘don’t belong’ in town

An Arkansas police officer has been fired after he was recorded telling former town residents, two Black men, that they “don’t belong in my city.”<p>In …

Stereotypes

Melania Trump’s Parents Become U.S. Citizens, Using ‘Chain Migration’ Trump Hates

President Trump has repeatedly and vehemently denounced what he calls “chain migration,” in which adult American citizens can obtain residency for their relatives.<p>On Thursday, his Slovenian in-laws, Viktor and Amalija Knavs, became United States citizens in a private ceremony in Manhattan by taking …

Immigration

At Least Melania Trump’s Parents Are Finding the Immigration Process Easy

Viktor and Amalija Knavs were sworn in in Manhattan on Thursday.<p>The U.S. gained at least two new Slovenian residents on Thursday. <b>Viktor</b> and <b>Amalija Knavs</b> were sworn in as U.S. citizens in New York City, where they have been living, at least part of the time, in Trump Tower. Now, the couple can enjoy …

Donald Trump

Yes, Donald Trump, you are a ‘racist’

CNN anchor Don Lemon revealed that in 2011, then-private citizen Donald Trump once branded him a “racist.” Why? “I was racist,” the African American journalist said Tuesday, “because of the way that I challenged him.” Funny, Trump did the same thing to me four years later. But I’ll get to that in a …

Donald Trump

Police Chief “Disgusted” That Suspect in Assault of Elderly Sikh Man Is Chief’s Son

The police chief of Union City, California, announced Wednesday that his teenage son was one of the suspects in the Monday assault of an elderly Sikh …

Crime