US foreign aid expected to be biggest casualty of Trump's first budget
US spending on overseas aid is expected to bear the brunt of dramatic cuts as part of Donald Trump's plan to increase defence spending by $54bn in his upcoming budget. The US operates the largest and most expansive overseas aid programme in the ...
WSU Bear Research Center adds safety measures after bears' death
Perhaps the biggest change has been the active video monitoring system itself. KREM 2 sat in on a typical day of monitoring the resident grizzlies. It is a complex network of cameras and personnel who look in on the bears at any given time, from anywhere.
12 Biggest Mid-Day Losers For Monday
Build-A-Bear shares have dropped 29.27 percent over the past 52 weeks, while the S&P 500 index has gained 22.52 percent in the same period. StoneMor Partners L.P. (NYSE: STON) fell 7.3 percent to $9.34. StoneMor Partners disclosed that it will delay ...
On International Polar Bear Day, Here're Seven Things To Know About These Cuddly Creatures!
'Thalarctos Maritimus' is the scientific name for the polar bear and derives from Greek words, 'Thalassa' and 'Arktos' which mean 'sea' and 'bear' respectively. Known as 'White Bears' earlier, they were called the polar bears for the first time in 1781.