Northern white rhino dies at San Diego Zoo, leaving just 3 on Earth

November 23, 2015 by  
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There are now just three northern white rhinos on Earth, after the passing of 41-year-old Nola at the San Diego Zoo this weekend. The elderly female rhino was euthanized following a long battle with arthritis and, more recently, an infection in her hip. Zoo officials said in a statement that Nola had surgery on November 13 to drain an abscess from the bacterial infection, and her condition deteriorated in the days following the procedure. Nola is survived by three other elderly rhinos , all living on a preserve in Kenya. Read the rest of Northern white rhino dies at San Diego Zoo, leaving just 3 on Earth

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Kenyan drivers finally escape an epic 3-day traffic jam

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Next time you’re crawling down the freeway at 7 miles an hour, just be glad you’re not trying to get to Nairobi in Kenya. Drivers along the highway from Mombasa to Nairobi were caught in a 30-mile tailback that lasted three full days. The highway was undergoing repairs after heavy rains, causing traffic headed toward Nairobi to come to a complete standstill near the town of Taru. Read the rest of Kenyan drivers finally escape an epic 3-day traffic jam

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