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Nigerian arrested in $60M email scam

A full computer e-mail program inbox is shown in this 2014 file photo.

LAGOS, Nigeria – Interpol says it has arrested a Nigerian accused of scamming $60 million from companies around the world through fraudulent emails. Interpol says one target alone paid out $15.4 million. The man, identified only as a 40-year-old called Mike, was arrested along with a 38-year-old accomplice in Nigeria’s …

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Sri Lanka to conserve climate-friendly mangrove forest

Sri Lankan mangrove conservation workers carry mangrove saplings for planting in Kalpitiya, about 130 kilometres north of Colombo, Sri Lanka on July 18, 2016.

Sri Lanka — Sri Lanka’s government and environmentalists are working to protect tens of thousands of acres of mangrove forests – the seawater-tolerant trees that help protect and build landmasses, absorb carbon from the environment and reduce the impact of natural disasters like tsunamis. All 15,000 hectares of mangrove forests …

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