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Camera gets up close and personal with Great White Shark

Camera gets up close and personal with Great White Shark

The shark approached the camera and tried to eat it, giving Skomal incredible video inside the shark's mouth. "Check out this awesome underwater footage of one of the regions visiting white sharks from yesterdays research trip". Skomal is working with the Atlantic White Shark Conservancy . 'Public education on great white sharks will bring a greater awareness and appreciation for this vulnerable apex predator.


Starting in September, Americans will be banned from traveling to North Korea

Starting in September, Americans will be banned from traveling to North Korea

A USA passport will only get you into North Korea for the rest of August, the State Department announced Wednesday. Professional reporters, representatives of the International Committee of the Red Cross or the American Red Cross travelling on official missions, those travelling to North Korea for "compelling humanitarian considerations" and those whose requests are "in the national interest" may ask for a special validation of their passports in order to travel to the country, the State ...


Russian PM Medvedev on new sanctions: 'US declares full-fledged trade war'

Russian PM Medvedev on new sanctions: 'US declares full-fledged trade war'

Once voted, the law was passed to the White House , and President Donald Trump would make a final decision. In a statement after the signing, Trump said he wanted to "punish and deter bad behavior" by North Korea and Iran. The new law has provisions to impose curbs on Russian Federation over its alleged interference in the 2016 presidential election , annexation of Ukraine's Crimea and other breaches of worldwide rules.



RS repeatedly adjourned over Bengaluru raid

The Congress on Wednesday created ruckus in both the Houses of Parliament over the IT raids and alleged that the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) led Central Government was indulging in political witch-hunt just to defeat Congress candidate Ahmed Patel in Rajya Sabha polls in Gujarat.


Controlled burns crucial in battling big wildfires, BC official says

Controlled burns crucial in battling big wildfires, BC official says

Despite the tireless efforts of firefighters, the Elephant Hill blaze that broke out July 6 remains just 30 per cent contained. A spokesman for British Columbia's wildfire service says crews accidentally sparked a blaze while burning off fuel in order to contain one of many fires raging across the province's Interior.


Brazil's Temer vows to push reforms after vote on graft charge

Brazil's Temer vows to push reforms after vote on graft charge

Temer's opponents were unable to secure the two-thirds vote required in the Chamber of Deputies to send him to trial in the Supreme Court . All the opposition could do was to try and slow down the session as they wanted to get the vote to happen later in the night - when more people would be at home watching on TV as lawmakers vote on a highly unpopular president.