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You're listening to the AP digital news network. China is allowing products made from endangered Tigers and rhinos now under special circumstances. It's reversing a previous ban, and with conservation groups are condemning the move a notice from the cabinet says it'll control the trade and that rhino horns and tiger bones. Could only be obtained from farmed animals for use in medical research or in healing tiger bone and rhino horn are used in traditional Chinese medicine despite a lack of evidence about their effectiveness in treating and the effect on wild populations Chinese demand for ivory is also being blamed as the driver behind the slaughter of African elephants despite Beijing banning all trade in ivory starting from this year. No reason was given for the lifting of the ban which was implemented in nineteen Ninety-three amid a global push to protect fast disappearing endangered species NASA saying so long to its plan. Senate hunter after nearly a decade A PISA Donahue reports the elite Kepler space telescopes been declared dead Kepler got it. Start almost ten years ago. Liftoff of the delta two rocket with Kepler on a search for planets Kepler discovered two thousand six hundred eighty one planet outside our solar system and even more potential candidates in two thousand twelve NASA. John Johnson says before Kepler this wouldn't be possible. Are only example of a solar system was our own. Now, we know a thousands. And so we have this great, galactic perspective. Kepler also unveiled incredible super earths planets bigger than earth, but smaller than Neptune. It went well past its expected lifetime and had been running low on fuel for months. I'm Ed Donahue. A probe into a US coal company's been reopened in Columbia AP's. Mike Rossier reports the country's looking for possible. Militia and American coal company is under investigation by Colombian. Authorities looking into whether it financed a paramilitary group during Columbia's bloody civil conflict. Alabama based Drummond company Inc has operated in Columbia for decades. The chief prosecutor's office is focusing on irregular payments allegedly made by Drummond to a contractor who was convicted in two thousand thirteen in the killing of two union leaders who worked at the company for decades Drummond has been dogged by accusations of financing an umbrella paramilitary group, but US courts have repeatedly ruled against families of Colombian victims. I'm Mike Rossier? Trump rally, I'm Tim Maguire, the AP news minute, President Trump hits on some of his favourite themes during a political rally this evening near Fort Myers, Florida, including the media three percent of the people in this country. Believe the fake news. Is it fact, and I hate to say this. In fact, the enemy of the people. He also warned of what he sees as happening should Democrats win Tuesday's elections you on high taxes.