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Indonesian Zoo under fire over video of smoking orangutan

Indonesian Zoo under fire over video of smoking orangutan

That was the message animal activist Marison Guciano had for the Bandung Zoo in Indonesia after he filmed a video of a chimp taking some drags from a lit cigarette in its enclosure. The footage shows the orangutan puffing on a half-smoked cigarette which was thrown into the animal's enclosure by another visitor. That petition alleges that the zoo allowed sun bears to starve to the point where they had to eat their own feces, that an elephant died chained to the ground and that a dead ...



Evans High School students create "March for our Lives CSRA"

The ACLU has warned students their actions could have consequences during the walkout. Their movement is called "Parents Promise to Kids". However, the punishment must be the same is it would be if a student missed class for any other reason-the school can't punish a student more harshly because the reason they missed class was the walkout.


Ex-Trump Aide Would Rather Be Arrested Than Comply With Mueller Subpoena

Ex-Trump Aide Would Rather Be Arrested Than Comply With Mueller Subpoena

Um, talking to you, I have smelled alcohol on your breath. Because it is the talk out there. "I don't know why he went around trying to hide it". I would certainly have not advised him to ignore or refuse a document production subpoena . "It is the biggest joke to ever think that Donald Trump colluded with the Russians", said Nunberg . In the interviews, Nunberg said he believes the president probably knew about the June 2016 Trump Tower meeting between his eldest son, top campaign ...


Manhunt in Vienna after knife attack leaves several people injured

Manhunt in Vienna after knife attack leaves several people injured

The motive is presently unknown. Several people are reportedly injured after a man went on a knife rampage in Vienna , Austria. The stabbings - the first of which took place at 7:45 p.m. Police also reported another knife attack on Twitter, committed shortly after and in the same area as the attack near the metro, although no link could be made between the two incidents.


Trump admin to allow elephant trophy imports on 'case-by-case' basis

Trump admin to allow elephant trophy imports on 'case-by-case' basis

In 2014, President Obama banned the import of sport-hunted elephant trophies from Zimbabwe. In November 2017, just one day after the Fish and Wildlife Service announced it had lifted the ban, Trump said he had put that move "on hold until such time as I review all conservation facts".


Florida House working on version of school safety bill

Florida House working on version of school safety bill

McCarthy, the second most powerful Republican in the House, did not outline any other bills the chamber might consider that are urged by gun control groups, such as raising the minimum age for buying semi-automatic rifles or banning them altogether.