The Journal Gazette
Biden President Joe Biden speaks during a virtual COVID-19 summit during the 76th Session of the United Nations General Assembly, in the South Court Auditorium on the White House campus, Wednesday, Sept. 22, 2021, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci) (Evan Vucci

Biden doubles US global donation of COVID-19 vaccine shots

President Joe Biden announced Wednesday that the United States is doubling its purchase of Pfizer's COVID-19 shots to share with the world...

September 22, 2021 12:00 pm

India Rhino Horns Forest officials bring rhino horns kept in government custody for decades for burning at an event to mark World Rhino Day in Bokakhat near Kaziranga National Park, north-eastern Assam state, India, Wednesday, Sept.22, 2021. (AP Photo/Anupam Nath) (Anupam Nath

Indian officials burn rhino horns to stop illegal trade

Indian officials burned about 2,500 old rhino horns on Wednesday to spread awareness of the need to protect the rare animal on World Rhino...

September 22, 2021 11:10 am

Crossing into Canada A field of grain stretches to the St. Lawrence River from a quiet country road outside Kamouraska, Quebec, on Sept. 9, 2021. (AP Photo/Calvin Woodward) (Cal Woodward

Travel in Canada is a prize for the vaccinated and vigilant

Americans wanting to experience Canada's vibrant autumn or its winter landscapes can do so again.

September 22, 2021 11:00 am

UN Air Pollution FILE - In this Tuesday, Sept. 7, 2021 file photo, a man who scavenges recyclable materials for a living walks across a mountain of garage amidst smoke from burning trash at Dandora, the largest garbage dump in the capital Nairobi, Kenya. (AP Photo/Brian Inganga, File) (Brian Inganga

UN health agency sets higher, tougher bar for air quality

The World Health Organization said Wednesday that the harmful health effects of air pollution kick in at lower levels than it previously...

September 22, 2021 10:30 am