Environment And Nature

The Latest: Hammond says Britain a good Belt & Road partner

Apr 26, 2019

British treasury chief Philip Hammond says the U.K.'s finance industry would be a "natural partner" for future projects under China's Belt and Road infrastructure initiative

Slater advances, Gilmore out of World Surf League event

Apr 26, 2019

Kelly Slater has advanced to the quarterfinals of the Bells Beach World Surf League event while defending champion Stephanie Gilmore lost her final-eight contest on Friday

Slater, Marks, Gilmore advance at World Surf League event

Apr 25, 2019

Eleven-time world champion Kelly Slater has advanced from the round of 32 at the Bells Beach World Surf League event and fellow American Caroline Marks and seven-time world champion Stephanie Gilmore are through to the quarterfinals

China seizes 2,700 ivory tusks in massive smuggling case

Apr 15, 2019

China has seized more than 2,700 ivory tusks in what customs authorities are calling the country's biggest smuggling case in years

Australian election May 18 to be fought on refugees, economy

Apr 11, 2019

Australia's prime minister calls a May 18 election that will be fought on issues including climate change, asylum seekers and economic management

The Latest: Australian party leader vows action on climate

Apr 11, 2019

Australia's opposition leader says his government will take "real action on climate change" and reduce inequality in Australian society if his party wins elections on May 18

2 busts in Singapore reveal 38,000 endangered pangolins lost

Apr 11, 2019

Singapore seizes record haul of more than 28 tons of pangolin scales belonging to 38,000 mammals, spurring calls for more protection by wildlife groups

Teenager Caroline Marks wins her 1st World Surf League title

Apr 8, 2019

Florida teenager Caroline Marks win 1st World Surf League title

Teenager Caroline Marks wins 1st World Surf League title

Apr 8, 2019

Florida teenager Caroline Marks stuns world champs to win 1st World Surf League title

China says lightning caused forest fire that killed 31

Apr 6, 2019

Investigators say lighting sparked a forest fire in mountainous western China last month that killed 27 firefighters and four local helpers

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