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October 17, 2016
Sweden to tackle issue of US lobsters without EU involvement
Officials in Sweden say they remain concerned about the discovery of American lobsters in their waters, and the country will ...
October 14, 2016
European Union backs off banning North American lobster
Officials with the European Union said Friday that the 28-nation bloc is backing off a Swedish proposal to ban imports of ...
October 14, 2016
London Zoo calls gorilla escape 'minor'; others see risks
London Zoo said Friday that a silverback gorilla's escape from its enclosure was a "minor incident" that posed no danger to ...
October 11, 2016
Baltic cod fishermen get better quotas than science wants
With Baltic cod drawing closer to the edge of commercial extinction, the European Union on Monday set tougher catch quotas ...
October 10, 2016
Danish fishermen fear further slashing of EU's cod quotas
A stiff wind buffets Ulrik Koelle Hansen's trawler as he heads out of this tiny fishing village in search of an early morning ...
October 09, 2016
Success: UK group says 2 endangered rhinos have given birth
British conservationists say two critically endangered eastern black rhinos bred in captivity in England have given birth in ...
October 01, 2016
5 decisions that made the Nobel Prizes look bad
Nobel Prizes cannot be revoked, so the judges must put a lot of thought into their selections for the six awards, which will ...
September 28, 2016
WADA says electronic database is safe despite cyber attack
Despite the hack of personal medical information from some of the world's leading athletes, the World Anti-Doping Agency says ...
September 16, 2016
Maine pols, lobster industry digging in on Sweden ban call
Maine lobster industry representatives, politicians and scientists said on Friday that they will dig in against a Swedish ...
September 15, 2016
EU hopes licensing system will help save Indonesian forests
The European Union has admitted Indonesia to a special licensing system it hopes will prevent the illegally felled tropical ...
September 15, 2016
Experts warn famous Spanish national park could dry out
Environmentalists are warning that one of Europe's most celebrated conservation wetlands could dry out completely, ...
September 06, 2016
European proposal to ban American lobsters to move forward
The European Union will conduct a more extensive review of a proposal to ban lobsters imported from the U.S. and Canada after ...
September 02, 2016
No opinion yet from EU group on Sweden's lobster ban request
An arm of the European Union has delayed issuing an opinion on a request from Sweden to deem American lobsters an invasive ...
August 29, 2016
EU forum to take stance on Sweden's call for lobster ban
An arm of the European Union is expected to weigh in on a request from Sweden to deem American lobsters an invasive species ...
August 24, 2016
UK committee recommends ban on microbeads
A British parliamentary committee is recommending a ban on plastic microbeads in hopes of cutting back on pollution in the ...
August 22, 2016
Mysterious sale at horse auction sparks scandal in Poland
Anette Mattsson had bid 200,000 euros ($226,500) for a prized gray Arabian mare but soon stopped. With the price rising ...
August 19, 2016
2,000 dead seahorses smuggled in packages to France
French customs police have seized 2,000 dried seahorses smuggled into France in several postal packages en route from Guinea ...
August 14, 2016
Polish horse auction sales much lower after government purge
Sales at a famed horse auction on a remote state-run farm in eastern Poland on Sunday were much lower this year, with some ...
August 13, 2016
Sweden digs in on proposal to ban lobsters from Europe
Sweden is digging in on a proposal to ban imports of live lobsters into the European Union after a rebuke from American ...
August 11, 2016
UK police investigate claim Wimbledon player was poisoned
Detectives are investigating allegations that a British player at the Wimbledon tennis tournament was poisoned, after she ...