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Swarms of black vultures have taken over a Florida community

Swarms of black vultures have taken over a Florida community

A family’s home in a luxurious Florida community has become uninhabitable due to a swarm of vultures. The home in the Ibis community in West Palm Beach was purchased by Anthony and Siobhan Casimano. However, he told CNN affiliate WPBF that they can’t live there because of to the vultures that continue to invade. In…MORE

Seven simple things you can do to save the bees on National Honeybee Day

Seven simple things you can do to save the bees on National Honeybee Day

Bee lovers are abuzz on National Honeybee Day, the time of year when we honor nature’s hardest-working pollinator. People owe a lot to bees — namely, many of the foods we enjoy, like strawberries, avocados and broccoli. The US Department of Agriculture estimates that every 1 in 3 bites of food exists because of animal…MORE

Why El Paso and other recent attacks in the US are modern-day lynchings

Why El Paso and other recent attacks in the US are modern-day lynchings

Carol Anderson was scanning Twitter recently when she saw something that brought back a chilling memory. Someone asked Latina women if they had changed the way they acted in public after a white man allegedly targeting Mexicans was arrested for gunning down 22 people in an El Paso Walmart. One woman said she no longer…MORE

The Coast Guard found $1 million worth of marijuana floating off California

The Coast Guard found $1 million worth of marijuana floating off California

The US Coast Guard said it and its partner agencies recovered 1,300 pounds of marijuana wrapped in plastic from the water near Santa Catalina Island, one of California’s channel islands southwest of Los Angeles, this week. The 43 bales were transferred to Customs and Border Protection, which estimated the value at $1 million. A civilian…MORE