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Washington D.C. is Sinking as Ice Sheets Melt

by Anthony Marcusa

While political turmoil has in the past threatened to shut down D.C., Washington now faces a more devastating future that could affect the District permanently. According to new research, Washington,

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Jimmy Kimmel’s Plea for Cecil the Lion Raises Over $150K

by Brianne Hogan

Jimmy Kimmel‘s emotional plea for donations in honor of Cecil the Lion’s tragic death raked in a remarkable $150,000 for Oxford’s Wildlife Conservation Research Unit. On Tuesday night, the funny late night

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Morrissey to Receive PETA Lifetime Achievement Award

by Natalia Lima

Vegan activist and singer Morrissey has earned himself a lifetime achievement award from PETA for his work to help animals. The former ‘The Smiths’ singer will receive his award at

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Denmark Bans Kosher and Halal Animal Slaughter

by Brianne Hogan

Denmark chose animal rights over religion Monday by enacting a sweeping ban on the religious slaughter of animals. The new regulation banning the religious slaughter of animals was signed into

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Nepal Temple Bans Animal Sacrifices as Offerings

by Natalia Lima

A Hindu temple in Nepal has banned the sacrifice of animals as offerings at the traditional Gadhimai festival. Taking place every five years for two and a half centuries at

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WATCH: Jimmy Kimmel’s Perfect Response to Cecil the Lion’s Death

by Brianne Hogan

Comedian Jimmy Kimmel choked back tears on Tuesday night during a monologue dedicated to Cecil the Lion who was killed earlier this month. “This is — I should say was

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Cecil the Lion Killed By American Dentist, Justice Demanded

by Brianne Hogan

Cecil the Lion — the famed big cat from one of Zimbabwe’s national parks — was killed by American dentist, Walter James Palmer, who shot him with a crossbow. It

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