NEWSWORTHY

Conflicts between hungry bears, humans spike in New Hampshire

World Jan 2, 2019

Conflicts between hungry bears, humans spike in New Hampshire

New Hampshire saw a surge in conflicts between bears and humans this past year, as a shortage of food drove the animals to raid bird feeders and garbage dumps more frequently. The New Hampshire Fish and Game Department's Bear Project Leader Andrew Timmons said Monday ...

Asia Pacific Dec 13, 2018

North Korea food production fell this year, U.N. estimates

Food production has fallen this year in isolated, nuclear-armed North Korea, according to the U.N.'s Food and Agriculture Organization. Rice and corn are the North's main staples, but rice output was expected to be below average because of erratic rains and low irrigation supplies, the ...