Two kids kill half-a-million bees and wipe out a honey business, police say

Two kids kill half-a-million bees and wipe out a honey business, police say

Two juveniles have been charged with killing more than a half million bees at a honey business last month in Iowa. The juveniles allegedly destroyed 50 hives at the Wild Hill Honey business in Sioux City.

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Oil spill off China coast now the size of Paris

Oil spill off China coast now the size of Paris

An oil spill from an Iranian oil tanker that sank in the East China Sea is now the size of Paris. The slick covers an area of 101 square kilometers (39 square miles), after almost doubling in size from the start of the week, according to figures released Wednesday by the Chinese State Oceanic Administration.

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Cape Town at risk of becoming first major city in the world to run out of water

Cape Town at risk of becoming first major city in the world to run out of water

Cape Town, one of the biggest cities in South Africa and a famed tourist attraction, is warning its residents that they will soon have to queue for water. The drought-stricken city announced on Thursday that it will begin marking 200 collection points where its 3.7 million residents will be required to queue for a rationed supply of water on "Day Zero" – currently forecast to be April 21.

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No One Wants Your Used Clothes Anymore

No One Wants Your Used Clothes Anymore

For decades, the donation bin has offered consumers in rich countries a guilt-free way to unload their old clothing. In a virtuous and profitable cycle, a global network of traders would collect these garments, grade them, and transport them around the world to be recycled, worn again, or turned into rags and stuffing. Now that cycle is breaking down. Fashion trends are accelerating, new clothes are becoming as cheap as used ones…

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