Philadelphia told turn off lights to prevent bird strikes

Artificial lights are thought to distract birds and ultimately cause them to crash onto buildings

US activists question Philadelphia’s Governor on refineries shutdown

A group of 600 US activists marched to Philadelphia Governor Tom Corbett’s office yesterday to question him about the shutdown of three oil refineries. This follows the Governor’s lack of action to get answers from fuel providers, Sunoco and ConocoPhillips, who announced the shutdown of the refineries all based in or near Philadelphia. Reports say […]