New York parents sue 30-year-old son who refuses to move out – BBC

They have a hard time accurately forecasting more than 4 days out, yet a weather forecaster calls for warmer-than-normal summer in Canada – CTV

City of Lake Worth, Florida sends out ‘zombie’ alert during power outage – Palm Beach Post

Humans account for just 0.01% of all life on Earth, but have destroyed 83% of wild mammalsThe Guardian

An Australian court convicted archbishop Philip Wilson for concealing child sex abuse. The offence dates back to the 1970s, when a teenager told Wilson he had been abused by another priest. – ABC Australia


May 22

1570: The first atlas, Theatrum Orbis Terrarum, is published.

1804: The Lewis and Clark Expedition officially begins from St. Charles, Missouri.

1906: Orville and Wilbur Wright are issued U.S. patent number 821,393 for their “Flying-Machine“.

1927: An 8.3 magnitude earthquake near Xining, China causes 200,000 deaths in one of the world’s most destructive.

1960: The Great Chilean earthquake, measuring 9.5 magnitude, hits southern Chile, becoming the most powerful earthquake ever recorded.

1987: Rick Hansen completed his Man in Motion world tour in Vancouver in a wheelchair. The tour covered 40,000 Kim’s and raised $20 million for spinal research and outreach,

1992: Johnny Carson signs off for the last time as host of The Tonight Show.