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On board the Wave Rider, Anthony Heeney scours the ocean looking for clues that he is near some of the world’s largest animals. Key points: Thousands of whales begin their long migration on Australia’s east coast Tour operators hope for bumper season to boost struggling finances After closures and shutdown of international borders, tour operators …

TIJUANA (Report to the border) – There has been an increase in the number of migrants from the state of Michoacán arriving in border towns like Tijuana, according to José María García, director of a shelter in the Mexican border town. García accuses organized crime of forcing people to move and flee. “There are groups …

CHRISTINA LARSON, AP Science Editor TAKOMA PARK, Md. (AP) – A plump robin wearing a small metal backpack with an antenna hops around a suburban yard in Takoma Park, then plucks a cicada off the ground for a snack. Environmentalist Emily Williams looks through binoculars from behind a bush. On this clear spring day, she …

Border MEXICO CITY, Mexico – Vice President Kamala Harris completed her first overseas trip on Tuesday as she visited Mexico and met President Andrés Manuel López Obrador. Harris tells poor and threatened people in Latin America that the United States has “the ability to give people a sense of hope” in the region so that …

PICTURE: A monarch is equipped with a radio sight tracker After Credit: Alana Wilcox Indoor-reared monarch butterflies always know how to fly south if they have enough time to orient themselves, according to a new study from the University of Guelph. This finding is good news for the many nature lovers and school children who …

Numerous mainstream depictions of immigration to the southern border of the United States paint a grim picture, prompting images of violent gang members and child trafficking. But how many undocumented immigrants are actually involved in this kind of activity? Many people may be surprised to learn that the answer is much less than they think. …

Two gang members and one other individual were arrested in connection with the attempted smuggling of 54 migrants inside a tank truck, according to an arrest affidavit. The case unfolded on May 27, when authorities received reports of a white tanker being used to smuggle migrants into Texas area 359 and Ranch Road 6086-C in …

The migrating herd of 15 wild elephants was still roaming near the capital of a province in southwest China on Saturday morning, and according to local firefighters, they are all in good condition. The herd entered the capital after walking for more than 40 days. The 15 elephants, originally living in a national nature reserve …

SCOTTSDALE, AZ (3TV / CBS 5) – Large protests continued in Scottsdale on Friday afternoon against a temporary settlement for migrants at a hotel. Many locals in the surrounding area said not only did they disagree with this at all, but felt they had not received any information that this would happen before the migrants. …

Since 2015, when more than 200,000 people have crossed the Mediterranean Sea each month from North Africa in search of work and refuge from conflict, this has not only changed politics in Europe, but also pushed the European Union to spend around $ 550 million in Libya to help stem the flow of people. The …