As the number of Mexicans without potable water climbed to roughly half a million on 15 April after an oil spill, authorities in the southeastern Mexican state of Tabasco were moving to get water purification and treatment plants reopened.
Apr 16, 2015
Science & Health
Southern Californias water wholesaler voted on 14 April to cut its deliveries to cities and communities by 15 percent as the state clamps down on water usage amid a devastating four-year drought.
Apr 15, 2015
A video uploaded on social media showed a van crushed by a large tree after it fell on the vehicle during a severe hailstorm in Ashton, Kentucky, on 9 April leaving the driver trapped inside.
Apr 14, 2015
An extremely rare black flamingo was spotted on 8 April on the Mediterranean island of Cyprus, exciting nature lovers who said it may be the only bird of its type ever observed.
Apr 9, 2015
California Governor Jerry Brown, acting in the face of a devastating, multi-year drought, ordered the first statewide mandatory water restrictions on 1 April directing cities and communities to reduce usage by 25 percent.
Apr 2, 2015
Middle East Caught in Massive Sandstorm; Twitterati Share Photos with Political Humour, 'Before-After' Shots
- Volcanic thunder recorded for the first time ever and it sounds epic
- Man with fused jaw couldn't eat solid food for 38 years
- NASA's Dawn mission finds Ceres geologically active, more than previously thought
- NASA releases new image of Crab Nebula by Chandra, Spitzer and Hubble
- Watch: Gorilla walks like a human to keep hands clean