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Animal hoarding cases hit 10-year high in 2021

Animal hoarding cases hit 10-year high in 2021

September 12, 2022

BERLIN (AP) — Cases of people hoarding cats, dogs and other living creatures in Germany reached a ten-year high in 2021, the country’s Animal Protection Association said Thursday The association...

FILE - In this July 8, 2021 file photo Britains Queen Elizabeth II visits the set of the long running television series Coronation Street, in Manchester, England. Queen Elizabeth II, Britain’s longest-reigning monarch and a rock of stability across much of a turbulent century, has died. She was 96. Buckingham Palace made the announcement in a statement on Thursday Sept. 8, 2022. (AP Photo/Scott Heppell, File)

Queen Elizabeth II dead at 96 after 70 years on the throne

September 8, 2022

By DANICA KIRKA, JILL LAWLESS and SYLVIA HUI LONDON (AP) — Queen Elizabeth II, Britain’s longest-reigning monarch and a rock of stability across much of a turbulent century, died Thursday after...

This undated photo provided by the U.S. Attorneys Office for the Central District of California shows some smuggled animals from Mexico and Hong Kong into the U.S. On Wednesday, Aug. 24, 2022, Manuel Perez, of Oxnard, Calif., who smuggled more than 1,700 wild animals into the U.S., including 60 reptiles, hidden in his clothing, pleaded guilty to federal charges. (US Attorneys Office for the Central District of California via AP)

California man smuggles 1,700 animals across the border and pleads guilty

Hillsboro Globe Reporter – Madison Martin , writer September 6, 2022
This undated photo provided by the U.S. Attorney's Office for the Central District of California shows some smuggled animals from Mexico and Hong Kong into the U.S. On Wednesday, Aug. 24, 2022, Manuel Perez, of Oxnard, Calif., who smuggled more than 1,700 wild animals into the U.S., including 60 reptiles, hidden in his clothing, pleaded guilty to federal charges. (US Attorney's Office for the Central District of California via AP)
ICYMI: Climate change is a real thing that is putting the earth in danger. Could Earthships be the solution?

ICYMI: Climate change is a real thing that is putting the earth in danger. Could Earthships be the solution?

Hillsboro Globe Reporter – zachary strunk, reporter August 16, 2022

The waste that people produce daily is the main cause of climate change and global warming, Earthships are a way that we can lessen the effect of global warming. An Earthship is a type of passive solar...

WNBA star and two-time Olympic gold medalist Brittney Griner, stands listening to a verdict in a courtroom in Khimki just outside Moscow, Russia, Thursday, Aug. 4, 2022. American basketball star Brittney Griner apologized to her family and teams as a Russian court heard closing arguments in her drug possession trial said it expected to deliver a verdict later Thursday. (Evgenia Novozhenina/Pool Photo via AP)

WNBA’s Brittney Griner appeals her Russian prison sentence

August 16, 2022

MOSCOW (AP) — Lawyers for American basketball star Brittney Griner have filed an appeal of her nine-year Russian prison sentence for drug possession, Russian news agencies reported Monday, amid talks...

Ukraine digital army brews cyberattacks, intel and infowar

Ukraine digital army brews cyberattacks, intel and infowar

March 18, 2022
Hundreds of volunteer “hacker” corps wage cyberattacks force in Europe’s first major war of the internet age. It is crucial to information combat and to crowdsourcing intelligence.
The Afghan War is over.

The Afghan War is over.

August 30, 2021

BY JIM GARAMONE, DOD NEWS The last military planes have left Kabul and the evacuation operation is over, Marine Corps Gen. Frank McKenzie, the commander of U.S. Central Command told Pentagon...

Trump suspends travel from Europe to US for 30 days

Hillsboro Globe Reporter – HIllsboro Breaking News Desk March 11, 2020

Mar 11, 2020 8:54PM (GMT 01:54) - 1225 words By LISA MASCARO, ANDREW TAYLOR, JILL COLVIN and ZEKE MILLER Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Taking drastic action Wednesday, President...

In this photograph taken Saturday, Jan. 11, 2020, Iranian police officers take position while protesters gather in front of Amir Kabir University in Tehran, Iran, to remember victims of a Ukrainian airplane shot down by an Iranian missile. Online videos purported to show Monday, Jan. 13, 2020, that Iranian security forces fired both live ammunition and tear gas to disperse demonstrators protesting against the Islamic Republics initial denial that it shot down a Ukrainian jetliner. (AP Photo)

Iranians shift protests against Unites States to Pro-Regime Iranian government after downing of Ukraine plane

Hillsboro Globe Reporter – Morgan Grace Magruder, News Reporter February 25, 2020

Iranian protesters on the streets of Tehran are shifting their anger from the U.S. to their own leaders as a result of the accidental take down of the Ukrainian jet on January 8th. The citizens of Iran...

WHO names deadly coronavirus COVID19; The number of infected people is on the rise as experts question Chinas numbers

WHO names deadly coronavirus COVID19; The number of infected people is on the rise as experts question China’s numbers

Hillsboro Globe Reporter – Sam Levy and Elsie Ufot, News Reporter February 14, 2020
Infectious disease expert, Dr. William Schaffer of Vanderbilt University, weighs in on the complications of getting accurate counts of infected person on the mainland of China. Confirmed cases of the virus rose to 63,851 in mainland China, an increase of 5,090 from a day earlier, according to the National Health Commission. The death toll stood at 1,380, up 121.
International News

International News

January 26, 2020

Three American firefighting airplane crew member killed fighting fires in Australia

Three American firefighting airplane crew member killed fighting fires in Australia

Hillsboro Globe Reporter – Hillsboro News Desk January 26, 2020

SYDNEY (AP) — Three American firefighting airplane crew members were killed Thursday when the C-130 Hercules aerial water tanker they were in crashed while battling wildfires in southeastern Australia,...

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