Scientists warn that a rapidly growing population of hippopotamuses that were introduced to Colombia decades ago by drug kingpin Pablo Escobar should be culled to preserve the local ecosystem, according to a study published this month.
BREAKING: President Trump issues 73 pardons and 70 commutations — including those for fmr. Trump adviser Steve Bannon, GOP fundraiser Elliott Broidy, fmr. Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick and rapper Lil Wayne — in his final hours in office.
New York is the largest city to incorporate LGBTQ businesses in minority contracting and procurement opportunities, but it follows similar efforts by numerous other cities — including Chicago; Baltimore; Los Angeles; Nashville, Tennessee; and Philadelphia.
A group of roughly 500 motorcycles, dirt bikes and all-terrain vehicles were spotted driving "in a reckless manner and performing stunts and wheelies" on the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge, the California Highway Patrol says.
A Queens, New York, man who allegedly made repeated threats to murder Democratic members of Congress on social media, including threats to murder them at President-elect Biden's inauguration, has been arrested by FBI agents and NYPD officers.
In his farewell address to the nation, President Trump attempts to highlight his admin's successes amid the backdrop of an impeachment trial on a charge of inciting an insurrection, while also calling on Americans to "pray" for the incoming administration.
Since President Trump is planning to be in Florida when Pres.-elect Biden is sworn in, the handoff will happen differently. This is the first time in the nuclear age that a sitting president hasn’t attended his successor’s inauguration.
"This isn't actions that are caused by police officers," NYC police commissioner says amid criticism over NYPD response to the march. "This is actions caused by people that want to destroy our way of life and our city and we're not going to let it happen."