News

Lab monkeys on the loose present potential infection risk

4 monthes ago   |   By RT

Police are searching for several macaques that escaped a truck after a crash
A truck carrying some 100 monkeys was involved in a crash with a dump trailer in Montour County, Pennsylvania on Friday afternoon. The animals were being transported to a laboratory, local media reported, citing police.
While it is unclear whether any animals were injured, some of them were confirmed to have escaped. The authorities have launched a search and asked for the public's assistance. At least four of the monkeys - reported to be long-tailed macaques - are believed to be on the loose.
The incident may...
Read more ...

 




Biden to curb police supplies and create bad cop registry as violent crime...

Biden to curb police supplies and create bad cop registry as violent crime spikes

President Biden is set to sign orders curbing policing Wednesday to commemorate the two-year anniversary of George Floyd's murder despite the ongoing violent crime wave. Read more ...

Police close section of Riverside Drive in East End due to crash

Police close section of Riverside Drive in East End due to crash

A section of Riverside Drive/ U.S. 52 is closed after a crash with injuries, Tuesday afternoon. Read more ...

City of Albuquerque closes some open space areas in the East Mountains

City of Albuquerque closes some open space areas in the East Mountains

AFR and Albuquerque Open Space have closed several areas in the East Mountains due to high fire danger. Read more ...

27 school shootings have taken place so far this year

27 school shootings have taken place so far this year

A shooting an elementary school in Uvalde, Texas marks the 27th such school shooting in the U.S. this year. Read more ...

Harlem lawmaker Inez Dickens blasts AOC, says district opposes defunding police

Harlem lawmaker Inez Dickens blasts AOC, says district opposes defunding police

"AOC supports defunding the police. My community opposes defunding the police," said Assemblywoman Inez Dickens, who is seeking another term. Read more ...

Florence Pugh addresses Will Poulter dating rumors amid viral beach pics

Florence Pugh addresses Will Poulter dating rumors amid viral beach pics

"Ooookay. Man. This is getting a little silly now," Pugh began her statement clarifying her status with the actor. "No, Will Poulter and I are not dating." Read more ...

South Korean officials says North Korea has fired a ballistic missile toward...

Read more ...

14 students, one teacher killed in shooting at Texas elementary school...

14 students, one teacher killed in shooting at Texas elementary school, governor says

Read more ...

The certified closure of Staten Island's Fresh Kills landfill will become...

The city is working on transforming the site into a lush park, with hopes of completion by 2035. Read more ...

NOAA predicts above-average hurricane season for 2022

NOAA predicts above-average hurricane season for 2022

WASHINGTON - The NOAA is forecasting an above-average hurricane season for 2022. "Which would make this year the seventh consecutive above-normal season," NOAA Administrator... Read more ...