Category: Honduras News

  • Canada ignored warnings of virus infecting farmed and wild salmon

    Canada ignored warnings of virus infecting farmed and wild salmon

    Canada was warned in 2012 by its own scientists that a virus was infecting both farmed and wild salmon, but successive governments ignored the expert advice, saying for years that risks to salmon were low. Justin Trudeau’s government has said it will phase out open-pen industrial fish farms off the coast of British Columbia by […]

  • ‘A senseless tragedy’: woman dies after bid to climb US border wall

    ‘A senseless tragedy’: woman dies after bid to climb US border wall

    Border patrol officials and the Cochise county sheriff’s office investigating cause of death of the 32-year-old woman A Mexican woman attempting to climb the US border wall in eastern Arizona died after her leg became trapped in a climbing harness and she was left hanging upside down, authorities said. Border patrol officials and the Cochise county sheriff’s […]

  • ‘Today is absolutely historic’: legal marijuana sales roll out in New Jersey

    ‘Today is absolutely historic’: legal marijuana sales roll out in New Jersey

    For customers at the Apothecarium dispensary, one of 13 medicinal marijuana stores in New Jersey, 4/20, the unofficial celebration of all things marijuana, came a day late. On Thursday, 21 April, recreational use of cannabis was legalized throughout New Jersey, allowing anyone 21 or older to legally purchase marijuana. Move over, Giuliani: how loopholes sparked a golden age of […]

  • Prince Edward and Sophie postpone visit to Grenada at short notice

    Prince Edward and Sophie postpone visit to Grenada at short notice

    A planned visit by the Earl and Countess of Wessex to Grenada has been postponed at the 11th hour, just one day before the couple embark on their six-day platinum jubilee tour of the Caribbean and weeks after the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge’s controversial visit to the region. No explanation for the late postponement was […]