The Charger Bulletin

N. Korean Army Vows to Turn Seoul to Ashes

Liana Teixeira

May 2, 2012

North Korea recently threatened "special actions" on the South Korean capital of Seoul, promising to turn Seoul into ashes. The North accused Seoul’s government of insulting their attempted rocket launch, and the 100th anniversary of the country’s late founder, Kim Il-sung.  Demonstrations in Se...

Judge sets deadlines in polar bear listing case

Maideline Sanchez

November 5, 2010

From the Associated Press ANCHORAGE, Alaska – A federal court judge is giving the Interior Department until Dec. 23 to explain why polar bears are listed as a "threatened" species instead of the more-protective "endangered." The written order issued Thursday by U.S. District Judge Emmet Sullivan...

Feds: Bears in more danger on threatened list

Maideline Sanchez

October 13, 2009

From the Associated Press by Matthew Brown BILLINGS, Mont. – Federal officials say a court ruling that returned Yellowstone grizzly bears to the threatened species list has unexpectedly put the animals at increased risk. In September, U.S. District Judge Donald Molloy ruled that about 600 gr...

Feds to decide on listing ice seals as threatened

Maideline Sanchez

September 28, 2009

From the Associated Press: By Dan Joling ANCHORAGE, Alaska – A federal agency must decide within three weeks whether spotted seals, which depend on sea ice off Alaska's coast, should be listed as a threatened or endangered species. In addition, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administrat...

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