They say a picture is worth a thousand words and this video of a herd of elephants rescuing a young herd member who decides for some reason to lie down on a busy highway in Kruger National Park in South Africa is well worth numerous words and the two plus minutes it'll take to watch it. Other animals can teach us valuable lessons about caring, compassion, and empathy.
In the middle of a highway through Kruger National Park in South Africa a baby elephant collapsed and fell on its side. Although the first few cars at the scene stopped, it was only a matter of time before the baby was in real danger of being hit by oncoming traffic. Show More Summary
South Korean President Park Geun-hye will meet US President Barack Obama on June 16 in Washington, DC to discuss the security situation on the Korean Peninsula, White House said in a statement.
From The Telegraph: “Hugo the giant Galapagos tortoise gives a ride to an Indian star tortoise at the Australian Reptile Park, New South Wales, Australia. Picture: Rex Features.” Thanks to Arne, who added, “If not a ‘Headline This,’ then at least a ‘Mom Taxi.'” Good CALL, Arne!Filed under: Uncategorized Tagged: Matchingks, Mom Taxi, Tortoises
The menu mostly sticks to tradition with soft pretzels and bratwurst; French and Italian fare in Park Slope; South American tapas in the East Village; and more.
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama will meet with South Korean President Park Geun-hye (goon-hay) at the White House next month.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama will welcome South Korean President Park Geun-hye to the White House on June 16, the White House National Security Council said on Twitter on Tuesday.
A midtown community-board task force argued on the steps of City Hall Tuesday that tall residential buildings south of Central Park are increasingly plunging the greenspace into shadow, and renewed... To view the full story, click the title link.
Louis Armstrong has one, in his native New Orleans.
A man murdered his ex-girlfriend in the parking lot of South Ozone Park's Resorts World Casino when he saw her in a car with another man, then died hours later following a shootout with police in East New York, according to police. The Daily News reports: [ more › ]
Ulster and South Africa scrum-half Ruan Pienaar is named in the Barbarians team to take on Ireland at Thomond Park.
Rene at Delta Points posted a tip yesterday about parking at an airport hotel as a strategy for saving money when taking a long trip. He is traveling to Sweden for more than a week. Airport parking at SBN South Bend Indiana is $8 per day or $40 week. Show More Summary
Jan. 25, 1954. "H.F. Fischbach, residence at Hampshire House, Central Park South. Tile bathroom." You'll come for the plumbing but stay for the towels. Large-format acetate negative by Gottscho-Schleisner. View full size.
Back in February, a Shanghai-based developer dropped $26 million on a lot at the southwest corner of Twelfth and Grand in Downtown's booming South Park. Though condos were expected to rise on the site, the land wasn't zoned for...
On Labor Day last year, Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti went to a celebration in a park on the south end of the city and announced what he called “the largest anti-poverty program in the city’s history”: boosting the minimum wage to $13.25 per hour by 2017. It was an ambitious move for a town […]
On Monday, Narendra Modi, the prime minister of India, went to South Korea for a two-day visit with its president, Park Geun-hye. On that day, the duo signed seven agreements dealing with various economic issues, discussed investments and political issues, and improved their bilateral relations. Show More Summary
SEOUL (Reuters) - North Korea has dropped a demand for a wage hike for its workers at the Kaesong factory park run jointly with Seoul, South Korea said on Friday, paving the way for talks to resolve the latest dispute over the zone.
If you were surprised to learn from the Newspaper Guild announcement that Boston Herald employees pay $190 a month for parking, here’s a bit of background. The fee was imposed in 2011, when the paper moved from the South End to the Seaport District. “Free parking in Boston is a rarity,” Herald publisher Pat Purcell wrote […]
SEOUL (Reuters) - South Korean President Park Geun-hye nominated her justice minister as prime minister after the incumbent stood down amid scandal - her sixth choice for the job since taking office in 2013.
Brad Bird says that 'Tomorrowland' would never have happened if he left to make 'Star Wars', and how an episode of 'South Park' influenced him.