Beachgoers Stunned After Dead Baby Blue Whale Washes Up On Japan Shores

A dead baby blue whale washed up on the shores of Japan on Sunday, about 40 miles south of Tokyo. The mammal, which was found dead on the shores of Yuigahama Beach in Kamakura City, measured about 32 feet in length, Reuters reported. On average, adult blue whales, the largest animals on earth, grow to about…

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Indonesia Earthquake Death Toll Climbs to 91

MATARAM, Indonesia (Reuters) – Rescue workers found chaos and destruction across the Indonesian resort island of Lombok on Monday after a magnitude 6.9 earthquake killed at least 91 people and prompted an exodus of tourists rattled by the second powerful quake in a week.The National Disaster Mitigation Agency (BNPB) said the death toll was expected…

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Saudi Arabia Kicks Out Canadian Ambassador For Human Rights Criticism

Saudi Arabia has issued a sharp rebuke to Canada for criticizing recent arrests of human rights and women’s activists.The Saudi foreign ministry on Sunday gave the Canadian ambassador 24 hours to leave the country and froze all new trade and investment transactions with Canada.The retaliation followed a statement posted on the Canadian Global Affairs Twitter account on Friday…

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Student Protests Surge In Bangladesh Capital Over Deadly Traffic Conditions

NurPhoto via Getty Images Bangladeshi students are seen during clashes with the police amid a student protest in Dhaka on Sunday. DHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) — Thousands of angry young people took to the streets of Bangladesh’s capital again Sunday to demand safer streets, facing police firing tear gas and pro-government activists who attacked them with…

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