Little brown bat
According to scientists, one million little brown bats ("Myotis lucifugus") have contracted white nose syndrome (WNS) and died in North America.
Denali, the highest mountain peak in North America, officially regains its original Alaska Native name through an executive order issued by American President Barack Obama. Previously, since 1917, it had been known as Mount McKinley.
Kraft Foods announces that it will split into two operations consisting of its North American grocery business and its global snack foods business. [http:--old.news.yahoo.com-s-nm-20110804-bs_nm-us_kraftfoods (Reuters via Yahoo!)]date=July 2019