Snake found on Papakura construction site

A snake has been reported on a South Auckland construction site where contractors were flushing out a new pipe. The Ministry for Primary Industries (MPI) said the snake was dead and there was “no evidence of any further snakes and…

Man Threatened to Lynch 2 Congressmen, U.S. Says

A Missouri man who prosecutors say threatened to lynch a Black congressman the day after the Jan. 6 siege at the U.S. Capitol and a Jewish congressman in 2019 was ordered by a federal judge on Monday to remain in…

In Nepal and across the world, child marriage is rising

The pandemic has worsened economic distress and other factors that lead to such unions. Studies show a clear link between marrying early and dying young. Sapana dreamed of becoming a government official. Each night, in her hut along a bumpy…