Stories tagged: starvation
Wed., June 5, 2019, 12:18 p.m.
A United Nations emergency relief coordinator says more than 2 million men, women and children could die of starvation in Somalia by summer’s end if international aid is not sent …
Fri., March 22, 2019, 7:58 p.m.
An Idaho sheep rancher is under investigation for animal cruelty after 29 dead cows were spotted this week off U.S. Highway 395.
Fri., March 15, 2019, 8:57 a.m.
Two young girls who were nearly starved to death by their mother in 2015 are suing the state and a for-profit substance-abuse treatment provider.
UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 4, 2018, 6:36 p.m.
The three-year-old orca, J50, fell behind her family and went missing for more than three days. She was spotted Monday morning with her mom.
Thu., Dec. 14, 2017, 9:19 a.m.
At the doors of the Syrian capital, children with wrinkled faces and arms like sticks are going hungry because President Bashar Assad’s forces, supported by Russia and Iran, are blocking …
Thu., Nov. 9, 2017, 10:28 a.m.
The United Nations and more than 20 aid groups said Thursday that the Saudi-led coalition’s tightening of a blockade on war-torn Yemen could bring millions of people closer to “starvation …
Thu., June 29, 2017, 10:02 p.m.
An aid group is warning that more than 20,000 children in drought-hit Somalia could starve to death in the coming months without continued international assistance.
Sat., June 3, 2017, 9:35 a.m.
At the beginning of this year, the United Nations made one of its boldest requests ever for funding. It needed billions of dollars to fund a humanitarian response, said Secretary …
Fri., March 17, 2017, 2:06 p.m.
UNITED NATIONS – South Sudan’s government is spending at least half its budget on security and weapons while 100,000 people are dying of starvation as a result of famine caused …
Tue., Nov. 22, 2016, 8:40 a.m.
A man has been arrested for allegedly starving and psychologically abusing his two young sons.
Tue., July 5, 2016, 6 a.m.
The top U.N. official in Syria on Monday demanded immediate and unconditional humanitarian access to tens of thousands of people trapped in four towns, warning of starvation.