Oliver Lanyon, Senior Ranger in the Great Barrier Reef region for the Queenlsand Parks and Wildlife Service, takes photographs and notes during an inspection of the reef's condition in an area called the 'Coral Gardens' located at Lady Elliot Island and 80 kilometers north-east from the town of Bundaberg in Queensland, Australia, in this June 11, 2015 file photo. REUTERS/David Gray/Files

The Great Barrier Reef Has Been Forever Changed By Global Warming, Scientists Warn

Rising temperatures in 2016 caused a catastrophic die-off of almost 30 percent of the iconic reef.
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Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos holds up a Kindle Paperwhite during Amazon's Kindle Fire event in Santa Monica, California September 6, 2012. REUTERS/Gus Ruelas (UNITED STATES - Tags: SCIENCE TECHNOLOGY BUSINESS)

World's Wealthiest Billionaires Got Nearly $1 Trillion Richer In 2017: Bloomberg

The rich aren't just getting richer — they're getting much, much richer. Citing its Billionaires Index, Bloomberg reported Wednesday that the world's 500 wealthiest people became almost $1 trill...
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Demonstrators and relatives of women who were either murdered or disappeared take part in a march during the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women, in Mexico City, Mexico November 25, 2017. REUTERS/Henry Romero

2017 Was Mexico's Deadliest Year On Record

This year has been Mexico's deadliest on record. A total of 23,101 murder investigations were launched nationwide between January and November, reported Reuters, citing figures released by the country...
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LAS VEGAS, NV - OCTOBER 01: (EDITORS NOTE: Image contains graphic content.) People carry a peson at the Route 91 Harvest country music festival after apparent gun fire was heard on October 1, 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada. There are reports of an active shooter around the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino. (Photo by David Becker/Getty Images)

At Least 50 Dead, 200 Injured In Shooting At Las Vegas Country Music Festival

At least 50 people were killed and 200 wounded after a gunman opened fire on a country music festival in Las Vegas late Sunday night, police said. Stephen Paddock, 64, shot at thousands of concertgoer...
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