VIRA1NEWS.COM: Breaking News - Latest of The Hour 2019-10-09, 18:28

Miners' New Worry: Other People's Pollution

Global miners have spent years trying to shrink their carbon footprint. Now they face the threat of lost business if they don’t help customers do the same....

Miners' New Worry: Other People's Pollution

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Team Trump Threatens to Yank Billions in Fed Cash From California for Not Cutting Air Pollution—but Won’t Let the State Cut Air Pollution Does Donald Trump want California to battle air pollution, or not? That’s a question lawmakers there likely have on their minds with the Trump administration’s latest salvo against the politically lib...
2019-09-25, 06:56

Columbus Day or Indigenous Peoples’ Day? Depends Where You Are In the past year, at least five states and numerous cities and towns have joined a long list of places to formally recognize Indigenous Peoples’ Day....
2019-10-14, 17:42

DC votes to change Columbus Day to Indigenous Peoples’ Day WASHINGTON — The Washington, DC, Council has voted to temporarily change the name of Columbus Day to Indigenous Peoples’ Day. WTOP-FM reports the council on Tuesday passed the “Indigenous ...
2019-10-10, 17:00

Report: 'Genocide' has been committed against Canada's Indigenous peoples The deaths and disappearances of over a thousand Indigenous women and girls in Canada over the past few decades is part of a "genocide" being committed against the country's Indigenous peoples....
2019-06-04, 10:56

Inquiry: 'Genocide' has been committed against Canada's indigenous peoples The deaths and disappearances of over a thousand indigenous women and girls in Canada over the past few decades is part of a "genocide" against the country's native peoples....
2019-06-04, 20:00

Columbus Day and Indigenous Peoples' Day: What's open and closed on Monday? Columbus Day, and in some states and cities Indigenous Peoples' Day, is October 14 in 2019. Here's what's open and closed on the holiday.        ...
2019-10-11, 20:56

Pope urges respect for indigenous Amazon peoples at start of three-week gathering Pope Francis on Monday told an assembly of bishops discussing the Amazon region of South America that modern society should not try to impose its rules on indigenous people but respect their culture a...
2019-10-07, 16:56

Bill proposes reference to rights of Indigenous Peoples in Canadian citizenship oath Hussen says the proposal demonstrates the Liberal government's commitment to reconciliation with Indigenous Peoples and a renewed relationship based on the recognition of rights, respect and co-operat...
2019-05-29, 13:42

Hunger strike ends after agreement is reached on Indigenous Peoples’ space in Ottawa Polson was protesting the fact the Algonquin Nation was not an equal partner in the redevelopment of the building in the former U.S. Embassy, which is meant to become a centre known as the Indigenous ...
2019-07-03, 05:42

Native American 2020 candidate aims to raise awareness of indigenous peoples Mark Charles knows his bid is a long shot but hopes to shed light on the historic abuse of Native Americans and other ethnicitiesIn a video launching his presidential campaign, Mark Charles, hair tied...
2019-09-29, 12:14

Marking Sir Brian Urquhart’s 100th birthday, UN honours life-long servant of ‘we the peoples’ Secretary-General António Guterres is wishing Sir Brian Urquhart, the legendary long-time United Nations official, a very happy 100th birthday, joining legions of admirers worldwide in praising Sir Br...
2019-05-21, 15:56

Friday’s Daily Brief: Indigenous Peoples’ Day, Yemen food aid, IDs for Rohingya, protect fleeing Malians, Nagasaki Peace Ceremony Our main stories: ‘Promote’ indigenous peoples’ languages urges Guterres; WFP resumes Yemen food aid; 500,000 Rohingya ID cards issued; Malians fleeing violence need protection; Nagasaki Peace Ceremon...
2019-08-09, 23:42

Baby bats are flying into peoples' houses because its that time of year. Don't freak out — do this instead Here's what you should do if you’re hanging out in your living room watching TV and suddenly — oh my gosh! — a bat is circling above you.        ...
2019-07-04, 15:56

| 9 subsistence miners die in Zimbabwe blasts At least nine miners died in Zimbabwe following blasts in a shaft north of the capital Harare where they were illegally digging for gold, police say....
2019-05-28, 19:00

Explainer: How do miners dispose of their waste in the sea? Sea disposal of mining waste could spread as Indonesia weighs adopting the technique for new nickel projects, as Papua New Guinea is doing for a gold mine proposed by Australia's Newcrest Mining....
2019-10-11, 10:28

At least nine illegal Zimbabwean miners die after mine collapse At least nine illegal gold miners have died in Zimbabwe after they detonated explosives underground and were trapped at a mine owned by unlisted London-headquartered Metallon Corporation north of the ...
2019-05-27, 19:28

Miners looking for gemstones find ancient sea monster instead Miners digging for gemstones found something entirely different last month; rather than uncovering the shiny and iridescent gemstone known as ammolite, they discovered the fossilized remains of an anc...
2019-07-05, 16:14

'Coal is over': the miners rooting for the Green New Deal Appalachia’s main industry is dying and some workers are looking to a new economic promise after Trump’s proves emptySet in a wooded valley between the Tug Fork river and the Mate creek, Matewan, West...
2019-08-12, 07:56

Why a Tax Crusade in Zambia Worries Copper Miners Zambia’s government has long complained that it doesn’t derive sufficient revenue from its copper industry, Africa’s second-biggest and the world’s seventh-largest. President Edgar Lungu upped the ant...
2019-06-10, 11:28

CANADA STOCKS-Miners put TSX on course for first weekly loss in five Canada's main stock index fell on Friday, putting it on course for its first weekly loss in five, as shares in miners dropped due to a 1% decline in gold prices....
2019-09-27, 18:42

Factbox: Gold miners' rocky road in Colombia Canada's Continental Gold is on track to open a mine in Colombia in 2020 that will be the country's first large-scale underground gold project in years....
2019-06-20, 15:42

Ecuador cracks down on illegal miners in northern region Ecuador on Tuesday mobilized hundreds of soldiers and police to a mountainous area to confront illegal mining and organized crime that have fueled violence in the north of the country, the interior mi...
2019-07-02, 22:28

Zambian president threatens to fine miners who break law Zambia will fine and break ties with mining firms that fail to operate according to the southern African country's laws, President Edgar Lungu said on Thursday, escalating a dispute with India-listed ...
2019-06-13, 13:56

UPDATE 1-Zambia scraps sales tax plan in concession to miners Zambia will not replace its value-added tax (VAT) with a non-refundable sales tax, Finance Minister Bwalya Ng'andu said on Friday, a major concession to mining companies that fiercely opposed the prop...
2019-09-27, 16:00

Laid off and owed pay: the Kentucky miners blocking coal trains The protest has endured for more than six weeks, gaining national attention and support from Bernie SandersHarlan county, Kentucky, earned the nickname “Bloody Harlan” from a series of labor strikes a...
2019-09-18, 10:28

U.S. coal miners discouraged by black lung meeting with McConnell A group of coal miners afflicted with black lung disease met with Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Tuesday as part of an effort to convince lawmakers to restore a higher excise tax on coal co...
2019-07-24, 05:42

Striking miners clash with police at Chile's Chuquicamata mine Police fired rubber bullets and tear gas in clashes early on Tuesday with miners striking at Chile's giant Chuquicamata copper mine, as the workers tried to block access to a site operated by state-ow...
2019-06-18, 15:42

U.S. uranium miners say ready to ramp up if Trump approves quotas Two leading U.S. uranium mining companies say they are prepared to quickly ramp up production if President Donald Trump approves their request for curbs on imports this week....
2019-07-11, 23:14

Multimillion-dollar compensation deal for South African miners Tens of thousands of workers who contracted fatal illnesses win £280m in class actionTens of thousands of gold miners in South Africa who contracted fatal illnesses while working underground have won ...
2019-07-31, 23:42

Chinese police crack down on bitcoin miners over $3m of stolen electricity Police in eastern city of Zhenjiang confiscate almost 4,000 of bitcoin mining devicesPolice in eastern China have cracked down on a ring of illicit bitcoin miners who stole nearly $3m (£2.4m) worth of...
2019-07-12, 17:42

Iran seizes 1,000 Bitcoin miners, says mining with state electricity is a no-no Authorities in Iran have seized around 1,000 Bitcoin mining machines from two abandoned factories, according to Reuters. The report hasn’t stated what cryptocurrency was being mined, or for how long t...
2019-06-28, 13:28

Glencore's Congo tragedy highlights security conundrum for miners The deaths of 43 illegal miners at a Glencore facility in Congo last week highlighted a growing challenge for mining companies struggling to secure sites from small-scale prospectors digging for cobal...
2019-06-30, 09:42

Coal miners to urge Congress to protect their black lung benefits Around 120 coal miners with black lung disease were due in Washington on Tuesday hoping to pressure Congress to restore a higher excise tax level on coal companies to help fund their medical care, as ...
2019-07-23, 14:14

Miners Kill Indigenous Leader in Brazil During Invasion of Protected Land Land invasions in indigenous territories are on the rise across Brazil. Indigenous leaders say they regularly come under threat by miners, loggers and farmers....
2019-07-31, 19:28

Two coal miners ask Kentucky Senate candidate Amy McGrath to stop using their images in TV ad An attorney for the miners says the men thought they were participating in a documentary. McGrath’s campaign says the miners were “fully informed” about the ad and even signed up for campaign T-shirts...
2019-09-06, 01:00

CANADA STOCKS-TSX flat at open, shares of gold miners fall Canada's main stock index was little changed at the open on Monday as declines in shares of gold miners and energy companies were offset by a rally in consumer goods and utilities....
2019-09-30, 16:00

Chile's Codelco seeks to defuse strike after miners clash with police Chilean miner Codelco sweetened its contract offer to workers on Tuesday in a bid to defuse rising tensions after miners striking at its giant Chuquicamata copper mine were involved in clashes with po...
2019-06-18, 23:56

Tyson Foods, Gold Miners and Gun Makers Defy Market Downturn What do chicken breasts, gold, plywood and guns have in common? Companies that produce them gained on Monday, even as the broader stock market had its worst day of the year....
2019-08-06, 02:14

Gold miners must focus on returns, mergers to attract investment: Barrick CEO Gold miners must focus on maximizing returns and more mergers to attract investors seeking to diversify after years of under-investing in mines, Barrick Gold's chief executive said on Wednesday....
2019-05-22, 18:56

Shares of rare earth miners skyrocket after Beijing threatens to cut off the minerals Shares of rare earth miners in Asia Pacific surged in morning trade on Wednesday after Beijing made a veiled threat toward Washington regarding the crucial minerals....
2019-05-29, 05:42

CORRECTED-Glencore's Congo tragedy highlights security conundrum for miners The deaths of 43 illegal miners at a Glencore facility in Congo last week highlighted a growing challenge for mining companies struggling to secure sites from small-scale prospectors digging for cobal...
2019-06-30, 21:42

After deadly collapse, Congo vows to remove illegal miners from Glencore concession Congo's interior minister vowed to remove all illegal miners by Sunday from a copper and cobalt mine run by Glencore following a landslide this week that killed at least 43 of them....
2019-06-29, 19:28

Brazil agents raid illegal miners in Amazon as environmental enforcement ratchets up Federal agents in Brazil exchanged gunfire with illegal miners in the Amazon state of Para on Friday, according to Reuters witnesses, in a dramatic example of how Brazil has stepped up environmental e...
2019-08-31, 13:00

Coal miners' union urges silica regulation to curb black lung The head of the national coal miners' union on Thursday urged the Trump administration to impose regulation on silica dust in mines, which researchers believe is responsible for a resurgence of black ...
2019-06-07, 04:28

Congo security forces start evicting illegal miners from Glencore project Congolese security forces began evicting illegal miners from a copper and cobalt mine run by Glencore on Thursday, local activists said, a week after a landslide there killed 43 of them....
2019-07-04, 11:00

UK’s ‘most deprived’ village builds tidal energy crypto miners to reconnect with technology It’s often said that machines will perform upwards of 40 percent of the world’s jobs by 2035 — but one artist is out to prove that automated technologies can bring positive change too, and he’s using ...
2019-08-29, 19:56

Illegal miners, feeling betrayed, call on Bolsonaro to end environmental crackdown in Amazon The protest is the latest challenge for a president caught between domestic demands for development and international pressure to protect the rainforest....
2019-09-11, 01:00

China's June coal imports fall as local miners boost output China's June coal imports fell 1.4% from May to 27.1 million tonnes, official data showed on Friday, as local miners boosted output to ensure adequate supply ahead of summer....
2019-07-12, 18:14

Miners push for U.S. Congress to vote on electric vehicle supply chain bills Mining executives eager to speed U.S. production of lithium and other metals for the burgeoning electric vehicle industry are frustrated that the U.S. Congress has yet to pass legislation designed to ...
2019-09-23, 18:56

Congo deploys army to protect China Moly's copper mine from illegal miners Congo's military has deployed hundreds of soldiers to protect a major copper and cobalt mine owned by China Molybdenum Co Ltd from illegal miners, an army spokesman said on Wednesday....
2019-06-19, 15:28

Minnesota's Iron Range Likes Its Miners. A Deadly Brazil Disaster Is Giving It Pause. Mine-waste dams around the world have drawn new scrutiny after a collapse in Brazil this year killed hundreds. Miners have spent months and millions of dollars re-evaluating the structures, while inve...
2019-10-14, 17:42

UPDATE 1-Congo security forces start evicting illegal miners from Glencore project Congolese security forces evicted illegal miners from a copper and cobalt mine run by Glencore on Thursday and then dispersed them when they protested outside the governor's office, local activists sa...
2019-07-04, 11:00

UTEP Miners TE Luke Laufenberg, son of ex-Cowboys QB Babe Laufenberg, dies of cancer Former UTEP football signee Luke Laufenberg, 21, the son of former Cowboys quarterback Babe Laufenberg, died of leukemia on Thursday.       ...
2019-08-23, 02:14

Don't Worry About the Job Market---Yet Friday’s employment report shows the job market is cooling. While that is probably no cause for alarm, there are risks investors should keep an eye on....
2019-09-07, 03:56

Don't worry, a recession is still unlikely The media tells us the yield curve is inverted and this means a recession is both certain and imminent. Every media outlet that's not for President Trump has been bouncing with glee to point it out to...
2019-08-21, 02:56

Should I worry about breast calcifications? Breast calcifications are small deposits of calcium that can appear in the breast tissue. These are visible on mammograms and most are typically benign. Some forms, however, may indicate a form of can...
2019-06-28, 09:42

There’s a new Face ID hack, but you have nothing to worry about Researchers at the Black Hat security conference this week highlighted an interesting, and somewhat impractical, way to fool Apple’s Face ID. Originally introduced with the iPhone X, Face ID doe...
2019-08-10, 03:56

Keep a Worry Diary in Your Notes App Stress and anxiety never fully disappear from your life; they only move from target to target. But dealing with your next worry can be easier if you reflect on your past worries. Reviewing old worries...
2019-07-02, 18:14

The League They Told You Not to Worry About In this week’s newsletter, Marc Stein has scoops on Kobe and player height, plus a special guest explains why he is so glad the N.B.A. season is starting....
2019-10-02, 19:14

Don't Worry, Nothing to See Here, Biden's Brain Is A-OK After Joe Biden seemed to lose the thread at various points during last month’s debate and then misstepped his way through Iowa, questions were raised about how on-the-ball he is, really, at 76 years ...
2019-08-20, 16:56

Low inflation? Nothing to worry about, Fed's George says Kansas City Federal Reserve Bank President Esther George on Sunday rejected the notion that the U.S. central bank should cut interest rates to try to boost low inflation, which she said is largely a ...
2019-10-07, 03:56

The Bond Market Is Trying to Tell Us Something (Worry) Bond yields, the yield curve, inflation expectations, Fed-rate predictions. The bond market might seem indecipherable but it’s full of important clues about the economy....
2019-05-30, 19:00

Air Pollution From Beijing to Berlin, New Delhi to London, improving air quality is a matter of life and death. The World Health Organization estimates that outdoor air pollution kills 4.2 million people each year....
2019-10-02, 16:28

Don’t worry about HBO post-‘Game of Thrones’ NEW YORK (AP) — Every time a popular HBO series ends, the network faces questions about how it would be able to survive. This year, the questions came after the “Game of Thrones” finale. E...
2019-06-11, 23:28

At least the stumbling US men's team don't need to worry about overcelebrating The US have fielded weakened teams in their two recent defeats. But even so their performances have lacked intensity, fluidity ... and goalsThe boos from the stands at Nippert Stadium at half-time on ...
2019-06-13, 13:28

Republicans eke out a House win that gives them reason for worry The victory in a special election confirmed trends in the Trump era: Republicans dominate in rural areas while Democrats increase their hold in the suburbs....
2019-09-12, 08:56

Don’t worry, you’re not going to start seeing ads on Netflix anytime soon Stock analysts and advertising industry professionals love flogging a particular bit of misguided wisdom about Netflix — namely, that its embrace of the advertising it’s avoided for so lon...
2019-06-29, 13:00

DealBook Briefing: Is It Time to Worry About Oil Again? Attacks yesterday on two oil carriers in the Gulf of Oman have stoked fears about tensions between the U.S. and Iran. Petroleum prices could keep climbing....
2019-06-14, 18:14

Customers need not worry about their Huawei devices There’s been a lot of news regarding Huawei and the US Government over the last few days and just like any xxx story, it comes with a fair amount of misinformation and miscommunication. Huawei ...
2019-05-28, 10:56

Most Americans worry about work while on vacation Traveling isn’t as carefree as we thought! A new study says Americans are worried about everything from their travel companions to work!       ...
2019-09-12, 20:56

Koepka says missed cut in Vegas nothing to worry about World number one Brooks Koepka made his first appearance of the new PGA Tour season a brief one when he missed the cut at the Shriners Hospitals for Children Open in Las Vegas on Friday....
2019-10-05, 05:42

"Don't Know About Tomorrow But Nothing To Worry Today": J&K Governor Jammu and Kashmir Governor Satya Pal Malik on Saturday said that while he cannot predict the fate of the state's special status, there was "nothing to worry" about for now. The remark came hours after...
2019-08-04, 05:14

Your face is now your boarding pass. Here’s why that should worry us. JetBlue has begun using facial recognition to board certain flights. The Washington Post’s Geoffrey A. Fowler travels to New York’s JFK airport to take a look....
2019-06-10, 16:28

Your Bottled Water Probably Has Plastic In It. Should You Worry? Plastic contamination is rampant in bottled water. That was the unsettling conclusion of a study published last year in Frontiers in Chemistry that analyzed samples taken from 259 bottled waters sold ...
2019-05-29, 23:56

The Cubs have another Craig Kimbrel problem to worry about The Cubs threw money at their bullpen problem and it still may not be enough. The team signed Craig Kimbrel to a three-year, $43 million deal in June, hoping a lockdown closer would fix their awful bu...
2019-08-06, 16:28

'Missing out is not a worry for me': the millennial foster carers More and more people in their 20s and early 30s are becoming foster carers. Here, younger Guardian readers explain whyGrowing up in a fostering family, Natalie Wainwright always planned to become a fo...
2019-09-18, 21:42

Billy Bush Is Back, and Don't Worry, He's Learned a Lot Billy Bush is back, nearly three years after he was fired from the Today show in 2016 for appearing on the 2005 Access Hollywood tape of now-President Donald Trump bragging about grabbing women “by th...
2019-09-11, 04:00

Should Parents Worry About Kids Drinking Coffee? Spend an afternoon hanging out in a Starbucks or Dunkin, and you’ll probably see a handful of teens—and maybe even some younger kids—stopping in for a cup of coffee. A 2017 industry ...
2019-09-05, 19:56

Humans should worry us more than machines, says founding father of AI Yoshua Bengio is one of the pioneering developers of artificial intelligence and winner of computing’s "Nobel prize". His optimism about machines doesn’t extend to humanity...
2019-06-10, 16:42

Farms worry as NYC considers foie gras ban A proposed ban on the sale of foie gras in New York City is supported by animal welfare advocates. But that could mean trouble for farms outside the city that are the premier U.S. producers of the Fre...
2019-08-30, 12:56

This is how much time moms worry about their baby’s health Moms spend over 1,400 hours worrying about their baby’s health in the first year – that’s over eight weeks of nothing but concern, according to a new survey. During that time, on average, a mom conduc...
2019-07-16, 03:42

IBM-Red Hat: Should developers worry we’re headed back to the 1990s? If the combined IBM/Red Hat is going to be successful in the cloud, a top priority has to be winning over the hearts and minds of developers.Read More...
2019-07-21, 07:56

Bacteria in water bigger worry than microplastics The World Health Organization says bacteria in drinking water, not microplastics, currently represents the biggest threat to public health. But the WHO is calling for further study of microplastics an...
2019-08-23, 02:42

Israelis Watch U.S. Abandon Kurds, and Worry: Who’s Next? President Trump’s abrupt order to withdraw American troops from Syria set off alarm bells among Israeli officials who fear the United States might stop standing up for Israel....
2019-10-08, 22:28

Safety of many sunscreen ingredients is in doubt – should we worry? The US body that regulates sunscreen has declared that 12 of the 16 popular active ingredients might not actually be safe. Here's what you need to know...
2019-07-24, 18:42

Don't worry, Brian Cashman's Yankees are just fine. Right? The GM and his skipper say their team has enough talent to win it all. With the rival Astros adding yet another ace in Zack Greinke, and the Bombers doing nothing on deadline day, they'd better be rig...
2019-08-01, 05:56

The Latest: Huawei: US actions should worry other firms too BEIJING (AP) — The Latest on U.S. restrictions on sales to Chinese technology giant Huawei (all times local): 7:00 p.m. Chinese tech giant Huawei’s top executive in the European Union is lashing...
2019-05-21, 17:42

Save the polar bears, of course … but it’s the solenodons we really need to worry about Helping the critically endangered mammal is vital because it’s the last survivor on its branch of the evolutionary treeSolenodons are some of Earth’s strangest creatures. Venomous, nocturnal and insec...
2019-06-01, 16:14

Email security still a major worry for businesses As email-based threats have grown in number as well as severity, new research from the security firm Barracuda has revealed that 94 percent of organizations see email as their top security vulnerabili...
2019-07-06, 04:56

Trump's hatred of windmills a worry for industry Americans have interest in wind power, making it one of the fastest-growing U.S. energy sources. But President Trump hates wind turbines. (Sept. 30)        ...
2019-09-30, 22:00

Investors, Buy the Dips: Recession Worry Is Overblown for Now It may be time for investors to stop worrying and learn to love the economic boom. The inevitable bust could be further off than is commonly believed, but it could also be more painful....
2019-06-07, 12:56

NASA Is Opening the ISS to Tourists—but Don't Worry, You Can't Afford It Starting as early as next year, NASA will make the International Space Station available to space tourists and other business ventures. Sounds exciting, but the associated costs are far beyond what mo...
2019-06-08, 05:56

Valverde plays down Messi injury worry "Barcelona boss Ernesto Valverde has played down fears over Lionel Messi\u0027s fitness after the Argentine was substituted at half-time in the 2-1 win over Villarreal on Tuesday."...
2019-09-25, 19:42

How a Biotech Disaster Could End the World (And Other Things to Worry About) We talked to Josh Clark about his new podcast, The End of The World with Josh Clark, and asked him all about existential risks, and why we should care....
2019-06-07, 19:00

Non-smokers can get emphysema from air pollution TUCSON – New research from the University of Washington finds ozone air pollution can accelerate emphysema just as much as smoking. The 18-year study followed 7,000 people who got regular lung s...
2019-08-20, 14:56

Air Pollution Gets Into Your Brain, and Scientists Want to Know What It's Doing to You Outdoor air pollution causes millions of deaths each year—4.2 million premature deaths globally, according to the World Health Organization. Over time, fine particles of inhaled smog cause cardiovascu...
2019-08-07, 03:00

The U.S. Cities With the Most Deaths From Air Pollution Decreasing levels of air pollution in the U.S. have led to fewer deaths and illnesses, according to a new report out this week. But there are pockets of the country, namely Los Angeles, where air poll...
2019-05-24, 00:42

Here's What Noise Pollution is Doing to Your Brain One GQ staffer took out the headphones and went on a month-long sound fast to avoid sensory overload and figure out what too much noise is doing to our psyche....
2019-08-08, 16:00

How you and your government can tackle air pollution From walking more to reducing waste, here’s what you can do to make a difference Revealed: air pollution may be damaging every organ and cell in the bodyMost air pollution is produced by the burning o...
2019-05-21, 21:42

What can music tell us about plastic pollution?  Electronic music duo Matmos made their latest album using sounds made from plastic waste, like trash bags and even a police riot shield. Plastic Anniversary draws our attention to the terror and beaut...
2019-09-02, 13:56

Now We Have To Worry About Airline Mechanics Intentionally Sabotaging Planes Given that there are approximately one million things to worry about when flying through the sky in a giant piece of metal, I thought I’d exceeded all possible opportunities to feel anxious before boa...
2019-09-07, 05:00

Some Israelis Worry U.S. Bipartisan Political Support Is Eroding Concerns in Israel grow that Prime Minister Netanyahu’s decision to deny entry to two U.S. congresswomen who are critical of Israeli policy will undermine longstanding bipartisan support for the count...
2019-08-17, 01:56

Britons Worry No-Deal Brexit Will Cause Drug Shortages Three-quarters of medicines consumed in the U.K. arrive through a narrow English Channel crossing, so any bottlenecks could quickly squeeze drug stocks if Britain leaves the European Union on Oct. 31 ...
2019-08-14, 19:42

EU banks worry about dividends as capital demands jump Major European Union banks face a collective shortfall of 135 billion euros ($153 billion) to meet global capital requirements by 2027, meaning they may need use profits to raise their capital by at l...
2019-07-03, 09:14

China's central bank has one less worry after the Fed's rate cut, analysts say The U.S. Federal Reserve's interest rate cut takes some pressure off the People's Bank of China, amid the multitude of challenges it already faces to keep the economy growing steadily....
2019-08-01, 11:28

Sunday with Ian Rankin: ‘I always worry when I start writing it'll be no good’ The crime writer on unread books and bright ideasWhat’s the first thing you see when you wake up? The huge pile of unread books by my bed. I buy too many books, then publishers and authors send more, ...
2019-08-11, 15:14

$300 billion in China tariffs still loom as a business worry Business groups warn that President Trump's Saturday announcement that the White House would not impose $300 billion in new tariffs on Chinese goods does not mean that those tariffs won't still be imp...
2019-07-02, 04:14

T-Mobile US workers worry Sprint deal will mean job losses T-Mobile US retail employees and technicians delivered a letter late Tuesday for Deutsche Telekom CEO Tim Hoettges, seeking assurances that their jobs and paychecks will be safe if the wireless carrie...
2019-09-04, 22:28

Broke your iPhone? Don't worry — you can probably still recover your photos, even if Apple isn't able to help YouTube/CBC Photos stored in a broken iPhone, even one that doesn't turn on anymore, can still sometimes be retrieved — even if Apple says they can't. Canadian broadcast service CBC interviewed...
2019-07-22, 03:42

Global regulator discrepancies over Boeing 737 MAX worry IATA The head of the International Air Transport Association (IATA) warned on Tuesday that any discrepancy among global regulators over reapproving Boeing Co's 737 MAX for commercial flight could set a wo...
2019-09-04, 08:28

Gallup: Many parents worry for child's safety in school Many American parents are concerned about the safety of their children when in school -- continuing a years-long trend that emerged as the frequency of shooting attacks has grown, a new survey said Tu...
2019-08-28, 05:00

| Kiwis worry All Blacks' 'fear factor largely gone' The All Blacks' record loss to the Wallabies in Perth left the proud rugby nation struggling to find positives with an increasing suggestion their golden days may be over....
2019-08-11, 08:56

After Warning, US Universities Worry At Possible Loss Of Chinese Students China's warning Monday about the "risks" to students of coming to the United States could pose a major challenge for U.S. higher education because China is the largest source of international......
2019-06-04, 07:56

Fed says contacts worry about trade war; economy growing modestly The U.S. Federal Reserve on Wednesday reported that its contacts at companies across the country were worried that international trade tensions could weigh on business even as economic activity picked...
2019-06-05, 22:28

"BJP's Return No Cause For Worry": Asaduddin Owaisi Tells Muslims Muslims in the country should not worry about the BJP returning to power because the Constitution guarantees freedom of religion to every citizen, news agency PTI quoted AIMIM chief Asaduddin Owaisi.....
2019-05-31, 20:28

My boyfriend has severe anxiety and I worry about its impact if we have a family My partner’s panic attacks already curtail what we do together. I’m in my 30s and want children, but am concerned what life could be likeMy boyfriend and I are at a crossroads. He has had severe anxie...
2019-05-31, 21:14

At Tech’s Leading Edge, Worry About a Concentration of Power A.I. research is becoming increasingly expensive, leaving few people with easy access to the computing firepower necessary to develop the technology....
2019-09-26, 16:28

Dovizioso could "worry" Aston DTM squad at Misano - Juncadella R-Motorsport's Daniel Juncadella says MotoGP rider Andrea Dovizioso could "worry" his Aston Martin squad at Misano considering its lack of pace so far during its debut DTM season...
2019-06-07, 18:14

The Trump impeachment inquiry is just one more thing for investors to worry about Should investors be concerned about the Trump impeachment inquiry? Financial experts say no more so than any other issues that can impact the stock market....
2019-09-26, 21:14

This loss a perfect remedy for Yankees fans who want to worry TORONTO — Sometimes, you’ve got to throw a bouquet to the gloom-and-doomers. What, you have a better way to spin this ugly Yankees loss? Yeah, the Yankees lost a weird one Wednesday night, 11-7 to the...
2019-06-06, 10:56

Capital spending outlook another worry ahead of earnings Investors are preparing for more cautious capital investment outlooks from U.S. companies as worries mount heading into earnings season about the possibility of an economic recession....
2019-10-05, 12:28

Memorial Day standings check: Teams to watch, worry about and more An Astros-Dodgers World Series? Will the hobbled Yanks hold up? Who's for real, and who's rotten? Buster Olney, Jeff Passan and Sam Miller make sense of the season so far....
2019-05-27, 07:00

In case you didn't have enough to worry about, there are now fish that can walk on land A northern snakehead fish, a predator with razor sharp teeth that can travel on land, was caught by an angler in Georgia on Wednesday. The fish is an invasive species that can out-compete native wildl...
2019-10-11, 12:00

Defensive lapses a worry for free-scoring England England underlined their attacking flair with another five-goal salvo on Tuesday but the way 120th-ranked Kosovo sliced through their defence will not have gone unnoticed by the big guns they are like...
2019-09-11, 01:28

If Roe v Wade is overturned, we should worry about the rule of law | Shira A Scheindlin Affirming precedence is an important legal principle. If it’s ignored, which other supreme court decisions could be overturned next?Donald Trump was staunchly pro-choice until he sought to become Pres...
2019-05-21, 14:56

Microsoft's new hardware strategy should worry Apple and Intel Microsoft refresh of the Surface lineup, which included a new Surface Pro X and a preview of a folding smartphone and dual-screen tablet, should be of concern to other tech players, especially Apple a...
2019-10-03, 13:00

Tariffs cause price hike, worry for bike industry Trade war with China causes price hikes, uncertainty for bike industry, which imports more than 90 percent of bikes and bike parts from China. (May 22)        ...
2019-05-22, 09:00

Texans have plenty of reason to worry about Deshaun Watson For what must have felt like minutes — not seconds — to anxious Texans fans on Monday night, Deshaun Watson was suspended in mid-air after taking a punishing hit as he tried to dive over the end zone ...
2019-09-15, 09:14

How air pollution may lead to hair loss New research explains the effect of pollution particles on hair follicle cells and suggests that the mechanism explains why pollution leads to hair loss....
2019-10-11, 06:56

Plastic pollution: ‘I’m giving up. You probably should too’ – video After four years of leading volunteer beach cleans in the west of Wales, Alan Cookson is quitting because of the insurmountable plastic problem around Britain’s coastlines. We join him as he leads his...
2019-08-29, 17:14

Electric Cars May Cut Down On Air Pollution But They're No Help With Microplastics Electric cars are held up by pretty much everyone as a viable solution to the emissions nightmare that is internal combustion engines as long as they’re adopted quickly enough, the electricity comes f...
2019-10-03, 01:42

UK has halved air pollution deaths since 1970 but must still do more The share of premature deaths in the UK linked to air pollution has dropped significantly because of action on emissions – but there is still a long way to go...
2019-06-27, 19:14

The Latest: Carnival to pay $20M for cruise pollution MIAMI (AP) — The Latest on Carnival Cruises-Pollution (all times local): 5:40 p.m. Carnival Corp. has reached a settlement with federal prosecutors in which the world’s largest cruise line agree...
2019-06-04, 01:14

How one company turns pollution into fuel CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports from Lanzatech Lab, mission-driven disrupter companies on CNBC's Disrupter 50 list. The company listed at number 15 and it turns carbon emissions into ethanol....
2019-05-21, 15:56

Is Plastic Pollution Depriving Us of Oxygen? The plastic debris floating in the world’s oceans entangles wildlife, kills birds that swallow it mistaking it for food, and seeps into the food chain, showing up in fish that humans eat. A majo...
2019-06-20, 21:28

Would it be possible to enact a law against vehicles idling to cut air pollution? The long-running series in which readers answer other readers’ questions on subjects ranging from trivial flights of fancy to profound scientific conceptsWould it be possible to enact and enforce a la...
2019-05-28, 22:28

Air pollution can kill you, even when it’s considered ‘safe’ The air quality in many major cities around the world falls well below acceptable limits, and the death toll is rising. However, a new study shows that even when air quality meets or exceeds establish...
2019-08-23, 01:28

BS-VI Fuel Available From April; Vehicle Pollution To Be Down By 80-90% Bharat Stage (BS)-VI fuel will be available in several big cities of the country, including Jaipur, from April 1 next year and the initiative will reduce vehicular pollution by 80-90 per cent, Union.....
2019-10-08, 21:42

Ricciardo Silverstone corner bump MotoGP worry known pre-F1 weekend The bump at Silverstone's Brooklands corner that Daniel Ricciardo highlighted as something that could make MotoGP riders "pretty angry" was already known about before the Formula 1 weekend....
2019-07-16, 15:56

Expanse fans, no need to worry—Amazon orders season 5 of its new sci-fi show It's back! The long-awaited fourth season of The Expanse returns on its new network, Amazon Prime. It will now apparently also air a future fifth season. May 2018 initially looked like an anxious mo...
2019-07-31, 17:42

Government interference in Australia's premier cybersecurity conference is a worry Two 'incongruent' speakers were dumped from Australia's CyberCon. And bizarrely, the media was barred from covering a session explaining a public consultation process....
2019-10-09, 03:42

Japan automakers need not worry about U.S. trade talks outcome: Motegi Japanese Economy Minister Toshimitsu Motegi said on Tuesday he did not think U.S.-Japan trade talks would result in an outcome that would cause concern for Japanese automakers....
2019-08-27, 05:28

Global worry over Amazon fires escalates; Bolsonaro defiant Amid global concern about raging Amazon fires, Brazil on Thursday said it was the target of a smear campaign by critics who contend President Jair Bolsonaro is not doing enough to curb widespread defo...
2019-08-23, 00:42

Killing of Student Protesters in Sudan Sets Off New Unrest, and Worry Four teenagers and an adult were killed in one of the deadliest episodes in months of unrest. The killings threaten talks to form a new civilian government....
2019-07-31, 21:14

Antitrust Scrutiny of Google and Amazon Should Worry Silicon Valley Reports say the federal government is considering antitrust probes of Google and Amazon. Big Tech could be a bogeyman for both sides in the 2020 election....
2019-06-03, 13:14

Insurgent Democrats, Many of Them Women, Worry a New Party Policy Will Block Them Democratic primary challengers are often female, young and nonwhite. Many fear a recent move by House Democratic leaders will prevent them from being elected....
2019-06-02, 11:28

Don't Worry, Cartoon Network Is Already Teasing New Episodes of Infinity Train Watching a high-quality cartoon in the modern age always comes with a bit of terror. Is this going to get cancelled, or shafted, or have its release schedule constantly shifted around in a way that ba...
2019-08-10, 22:28

Small Company Shares Fall Behind in Sign of Economic Worry While the most-closely watched U.S. stock market gauges have hit new records, shares in smaller U.S. companies have taken a beating. Investors are beginning to wonder if that is a taste of what is to ...
2019-07-22, 12:00

The park is full of teenagers who are not up to anything dodgy, but still worry me | Romesh Ranganathan Playing football in the park on a Ranganathan day of fun, we are joined by Lionel Messi’s lovechildI am working a lot at the moment and so am trying to maximise my time with the family. A late night a...
2019-06-01, 12:42

Trump allies worry they can’t count on Senate GOP in impeachment fight Donald Trump made a defiant prediction last week that Senate Republicans will be the bulwark to keep Democrats from ending his presidency.But behind the scenes, Republicans and Trump’s informal circle...
2019-10-11, 13:14

Former US Diplomats "Worry" Trump's Claim On Kashmir May Hit Indo-US Ties President Donald Trump's claim on Monday that Prime Minister Narendra Modi sought his mediation on the Kashmir issue will "damage" Indo-US relations, former diplomats said....
2019-07-23, 08:42

Puerto Ricans worry about future if embattled governor stays The political crisis in Puerto Rico has escalated to a point where many question how Gov. Ricardo Rosselló will be able to govern the U.S. territory in upcoming days and possibly weeks despite massive...
2019-07-23, 11:28

Researchers worry that hackers could turn connected cars into roadblocks As carmakers continue to pack their newest models with all manner of “smart” technology, researchers are concerned that connected vehicles will become an increasingly irresistible target f...
2019-07-31, 19:28

With ICE Raids Looming, Immigrants Worry: ‘Every Time Someone Knocks, You Get Scared’ With the possibility of immigration raids looming, many immigrants were worried, and planning to stay out of sight. One family canceled their vacation....
2019-07-13, 18:42

U.S. Special Forces Battle Against ISIS Turns to Containment, and Worry “They’re always going to hold those mountains,” a Green Beret said of Islamic State militants in eastern Afghanistan. The fear is that the group will keep growing....
2019-06-14, 07:56

Trump impeachment? History suggests Wall Street ought not worry The move by Democrats in the U.S. Congress on Tuesday to launch a formal impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump has caused nervousness on Wall Street - but history suggests investors need not...
2019-09-25, 11:14

RPT-Trump impeachment? History suggests Wall Street ought not worry The move by Democrats in the U.S. Congress on Tuesday to launch a formal impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump has caused nervousness on Wall Street - but history suggests investors need not...
2019-09-25, 14:00

Michigan vs. Army is a guarantee game — it guarantees worry for both coaches In a fascinating matchup, the Wolverines will be challenged by a smart, disciplined triple option, while the Black Knights expect success but face an undeniable talent gap....
2019-09-04, 20:00

With a $2 Billion Factory From China, a German City Lets Others Worry Arnstadt’s embrace of a giant new battery plant for electric cars illustrates Europe’s ambivalence toward Chinese investment: Jobs trump geopolitics....
2019-09-03, 08:28

Drew Brees injures hand in huge Saints worry The Saints will be holding their breath on this one. Quarterback Drew Brees left Sunday’s game against the Rams during the first quarter after appearing to injure his right hand, which was hit b...
2019-09-16, 00:56

Why Chris Kreider is worry-free going into final year of contract Psst, pass it on: Chris Kreider is going into the final season of his Rangers contract and is eligible to become an unrestricted free agent on July 1. “It’s the third time already in my career,” the a...
2019-09-15, 09:14

Opinion: Investors' Biggest Worry Should Be Vanishing New Roads In India Highways can act as a powerful stimulus by creating new construction jobs, spawning fresh orders for excavators, graders and rollers, and putting spending money in the hands of people whose land is......
2019-09-09, 08:56

Trump’s staffers are starting to worry about Elizabeth Warren: report President Trump’s staffers reportedly are starting to worry about Sen. Elizabeth Warren, whose campaign is gaining steam. Trump has told donors that the candidate he had dismissed as “Pocahontas’’ bec...
2019-06-16, 12:42

Donald Trump’s windmill hatred is a worry for booming industry BLOCK ISLAND, R.I. — The winds are blowing fair for America’s wind power industry, making it one of the fastest-growing US energy sources. Land-based turbines are rising by the thousands across Americ...
2019-10-01, 04:42

Jakarta residents to sue government over severe air pollution The Indonesian capital topped the charts for the world’s most polluted city a dozen times in June Tired of breathing in some of the world’s filthiest air, a group of activists and environmentalists in...
2019-07-02, 06:56

Air pollution app now doubles as a wildfire warning system Wildfires are becoming larger and more frequent than ever, and can have lingering effects on the air quality. Breezometer, a free app that offers real-time air quality data, announced that it will be ...
2019-09-20, 12:56

AI could monitor farms from space to look for illegal pollution AI can find farms from space. The technique is being used to monitor some farms in Europe and may eventually be able to flag those that break the law...
2019-05-21, 16:56

How to Avoid Vehicle Pollution When You’re Stuck in Traffic Most non-electric motor vehicles emit multiple airborne pollutants, including nitrogen dioxide, hydrocarbons, and ultrafine chemical particles. Breathing in these pollutants can cause or contribute to...
2019-08-19, 19:42

Ammonia pollution damaging more than 60% of UK land – report Study finds most sensitive plant and wildlife habitats are worst affected, yet government has no clear plans to monitor impactAmmonia and nitrogen pollution, mostly from farms, is harming more than 60...
2019-06-18, 15:56

West Africa struggles with rise in pollution Every year around the world, almost 8 million people die prematurely as a result of air pollution. The air quality in Europe is well monitored, but there is an urgent need for concrete data on polluti...
2019-08-09, 19:00

Curbing air pollution won't speed up global warming Some studies suggest cleaning up the air could unintentionally accelerate global warming. New research revealed little evidence of a strong inverse relationship between air quality and warming....
2019-08-02, 20:42

Air Pollution From Cars Linked to Degenerative Eye Disease The effects of pollution on human health are often subtle yet wide-reaching. Case in point, a new study out Tuesday seems to show that heavy exposure to certain automobile fumes can raise the risk of ...
2019-08-21, 02:28

Does air pollution really kill nearly 9 million people each year? A study claims that air pollution causes 9 million "extra" deaths worldwide each year, including 800,000 in Europe – which is double previous estimates...
2019-05-21, 18:14

How antibiotic resistance is driven by pharmaceutical pollution Factories in India making cheap antibiotics for the world are dumping their waste, with grim consequences for people living nearby – and global health too...
2019-05-24, 14:56

Yet Another Health Problem Linked to Air Pollution: Eye Disease It’s no secret that air pollution isn’t good for your health. In particular, exposure to the byproducts of burning the fuel that powers most of our motor vehicles has been linked to higher...
2019-08-22, 18:14

Jakarta Residents Sue Indonesia Government Over Air Pollution Residents of Indonesia's capital on Thursday filed a lawsuit against the government over the toxic levels of air pollution that regularly blanket the city....
2019-07-05, 02:56

Indonesian president sued over worsening air pollution Environmental groups sued the Indonesian president and several government officials on Thursday over worsening air quality in the capital, Jakarta, one of the world’s most congested cities....
2019-07-04, 19:28

Mother, Daughter Sue France Over Ill Health From Air Pollution A Paris court on Tuesday began hearing a case brought by a mother and daughter who, in a legal first in France, are suing the state for damages over ill health caused by air pollution....
2019-05-28, 14:28

Young Northern Irelanders Worry Revived Border Will Stoke Old Tensions As the prospect of Britain abruptly leaving the European Union with no deal becomes more likely, a younger generation that escaped the violence in Northern Ireland see a border as divisive and risky....
2019-08-21, 11:56

Central Bankers Worry About Trump's Tactics to Reorder Global Trade The world’s central bankers are increasingly worried that President Trump’s tactics to reorder global trade are destabilizing economies in ways that they can’t easily fix....
2019-08-26, 20:28

Asia markets mostly decline as investors worry over US-China trade tensions Asia Pacific markets were mostly in negative territory on Friday morning as investors remained worried over trade tensions between the United States and China....
2019-05-24, 05:56

Avid players worry about future as Oro Valley mulls changes to its golf operations ORO VALLEY, Ariz. – Since moving to the desert from Seattle in 2005 to play golf year-round, Mike Schoeppach found a home at El Conquistador, Oro Valley’s 36-hole golf layout. “When ...
2019-07-20, 07:56

Automakers wait and worry as opposition to tariffs on Mexican goods mounts Even if tariffs on Mexican goods are scrubbed, automakers are struggling to figure out operations under a president who calls himself as "tariff man."...
2019-06-06, 15:00

National Coming Out Day marked by worry over supreme court LGBTQ case Court is considering workplace discrimination protections Opinion: Will the court protect gay and trans people’s rights?National Coming Out Day festivities across the US were tempered this year by anx...
2019-10-14, 02:42

In 2020 campaign fight, Biden backers worry about being outgunned by Trump As Joe Biden squares off against a bevy of Democratic challengers at a U.S. presidential debate on Tuesday, his fiercest opponent will not be sharing the stage with him....
2019-10-14, 13:28

Trade, earnings worry drag on stocks; U.S. Treasury yields fall A gauge of global equities retreated for a second straight session and U.S. Treasury yields fell as simmering trade concerns gained steam and the pace of the U.S. corporate earnings season picked up....
2019-07-17, 23:14

Chelsea analysis: Ruthless exposer by Man Utd a worry with Liverpool up next for Frank Lampard An early test of nerve awaits Frank Lampard now. The scoreline misrepresents Chelsea's contribution to a contest which threatened to go either way for an hour or so at Old Trafford, but the shortcomin...
2019-08-12, 15:42

'Worry is contagious': the vaccine-hesitant parents putting children at risk More than committed anti-vaxxers, parents who are unsure about vaccination are one of the top 10 threats to global health this year. What’s behind this crisis of confidence?My son had his first vaccin...
2019-07-13, 17:28

Chinese billionaire Jack Ma: 'I worry about Europe' and its obsession with tech regulation Alibaba co-founder Jack Ma says he's worried about Europe because it's tightening regulations that restrict companies' ability to innovate....
2019-05-21, 15:56

Trump's Approval Rating Drops To 38% Amid Worry Over Economy: Report US President Donald Trump's approval rating has dropped sharply amid growing public concern about the prospects of a recession, according to a Washington Post/ABC poll published Tuesday....
2019-09-11, 04:00

'America’s military primacy in the Indo-Pacific is over,' Australian analysts worry U.S. strategists are confronting “an unprecedented crisis” because of China’s growing military strength in the Indo-Pacific, according to a new report from Australian defense analysts....
2019-08-20, 14:00

"Everything Fine, Don't Worry": Siddaramaiah Amid Karnataka Coalition Crisis: Updates The Congress-Janata Dal Secular coalition government in Karnataka appears to be teetering on the edge with 11 lawmakers resigning, while Chief Minister HD Kumaraswamy is still in the US on a private.....
2019-07-07, 10:42

Miss the eclipse? Don’t worry, NASA stuffed the whole thing into a 5-minute video A total solar eclipse graces a small section of planet Earth yesterday afternoon. Not many people got to see it in person, but thanks to a partnership between NASA and the San Francisco-based Explorat...
2019-07-04, 00:56

As Colts kicker, NFL icon Adam Vinatieri struggles, players worry: 'Something is not right' Kicker Adam Vinatieri is fighting through issues -- five misses have plagued start of his Colts season. And fellow kickers and players are worried.       ...
2019-09-22, 01:28

Hong Kong needs to worry about its real estate market: State Street Daniel Gerard of State Street Global Exchange says the protests in Hong Kong are not a major factor affecting markets, but the city needs to worry about controlling housing conditions, rent prices and...
2019-07-31, 21:00

Watched by millions, ‘vape influencers’ worry they will become collateral damage in Trump’s new ban On YouTube and elsewhere, an ecosystem of users say the government is overreacting, harming livelihoods and will drive people back to tobacco cigarettes....
2019-09-12, 19:14

MLB teams fear Juan Soto’s power. Now they also must worry about him stealing bases. The 20-year-old left fielder has 12 steals this season and has been caught just once, turning a deficiency, or a non-skill, into a deceptive strength....
2019-08-22, 02:56

The Hills: New Beginnings Theme Song Revealed (Don't Worry, "Unwritten" Fans) It's a new beginning for The Hills: New Beginnings. That's right, the fan-favorite MTV show is updating its show opening, but never fear, it's still Natasha Bedingfield singing......
2019-06-17, 23:56

Store executives starting to worry about tariffs’ effects on consumers Americans continue to shop, vacation and buy cars but businesses are worried that President Donald Trump's tariffs will depress consumer spending.       ...
2019-08-21, 08:14

Online Pollution Certificate Mandatory In Odisha From October 1 Online pollution certificates become mandatory in Odisha from October. The Pollution Testing Centres will stop issuing manual certificates from next month....
2019-09-24, 12:00

Cities are using walls of moss to tackle air pollution from traffic Expensive moss walls are the latest trend to combat air pollution in major cities, but can a few square metres of plant matter really solve the problem?...
2019-08-20, 20:14

Warren vows $1T for communities hit hard by industrial pollution Democratic presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren announced a plan Wednesday to send at least $1 trillion – of her $3 trillion climate plan – to communities hit hard by industrial pollution, particul...
2019-10-09, 18:00

Turkey: Censorship fogging up pollution researchers' work In Turkey, rapid urbanization and poor pollution control are impacting public health, according to researchers. They say the government is fully aware, and is punishing experts who've tried to warn th...
2019-09-17, 23:28

Trump administration accuses California of water pollution Escalating its fight with California, the Trump administration accused the state of failing to stop water pollution from such sources as human waste left on the pavement by the homeless in big cities....
2019-09-28, 04:00

Amazon sees more than 100,000 fires, causing spike in air pollution The destructive blazes in the Amazon rainforest are spewing a toxic brew into the air and causing a spike in air pollution, new satellite images from the European Space Agency show....
2019-09-12, 16:28

Air pollution in cities as bad for lungs as smoking 20 cigarettes a day, study says Living on a busy road for a decade was found to be equivalent to getting through a packet of cigarettes daily — for 29 years, according to research by the University of Washington....
2019-08-14, 19:00

Microplastic pollution is everywhere, but not necessarily a risk to human health Tiny plastic particles known as microplastics are “everywhere – including in our drinking-water”, but they are not necessarily a risk to human health, UN experts said on Thursday....
2019-08-22, 08:28

Air pollution inside my house could kill me. What are you breathing in at your home? According to the EPA, most of us spend 90% of our time indoors, exposed to air that is up to five times more polluted than outdoors. Tech can help.       ...
2019-09-15, 20:28

Air pollution, especially ozone, tied to worsening lung damage (Reuters Health) - The more exposure people have to air pollution, especially ozone, the more lung damage they develop over time, a U.S. study suggests....
2019-08-15, 03:00

We could use bees' honey to track environmental lead pollution Honey is a surprisingly effective tool for monitoring the levels of lead in the environment. It could be used in places where sampling is hard to organise...
2019-08-22, 22:42

Is air pollution causing mental health conditions like depression? Evidence is growing that air pollution is linked to mental health conditions. But it's not clear yet how - and if - pollution may be affecting our brains....
2019-08-21, 05:28

China's war on pollution could boost solar power - study China's efforts to reduce chronic air pollution could increase its ability to generate solar power by up to 13% by allowing more sunlight to reach the earth, according to a new study published on Tues...
2019-07-09, 04:00

Air pollution 'may affect number of eggs ovaries can produce' Results suggest environmental factors could play a role in female reproductive healthAir pollution has been linked to a drop in activity of a woman’s ovaries, researchers have revealed.Experts say the...
2019-06-27, 20:00

Berlin's Kreuzberg asks residents to sit out pollution — literally How do you make a city more sustainable? One street in the Berlin neighborhood of Kreuzberg is trying to figure that out with local democracy, yellow furniture and green dots. But not everyone is happ...
2019-08-01, 00:28

Air pollution linked to risk of 'silent' miscarriage: study China's extraordinarily high level of air pollution has been linked to premature deaths, respiratory illnesses and even reduced happiness. Now, a new study shows how 'silent' miscarriages could be ano...
2019-10-14, 21:14

Air pollution may have killed 30K Americans in a single year: study Air pollution has been linked to more than 30,000 deaths in the United States in a single year — with low income areas the hardest hit, a new study suggests. The research from the Imperial College Lon...
2019-07-25, 04:42

ArcelorMittal hopeful Italy plant will not shut over pollution ArcelorMittal, the world's largest steelmaker, is confident that the Ilva operations it bought last year in Italy will not have to shut after the firm lost immunity over the plant's pollution, an exec...
2019-08-02, 10:42

Action on air pollution works but far more is needed, study shows UK’s dirty air still ‘a public health emergency’ despite dramatic fall in death ratesGovernment action can cut air pollution, a long-term study has shown, with early deaths linked to dirty air in the ...
2019-06-27, 19:56

Noise Pollution Could Be Setting Students of Color Up to Fail When kids are in school, they need a fair amount of peace and quiet to succeed. Literally. Noise is a health hazard, according to the World Health Organization. And a recent study shows how students o...
2019-06-18, 03:28

People of color live with 66% more air pollution, US study finds African Americans in the north-east and mid-Atlantic are exposed to 61% more pollution particles from burning gasolinePeople of color in the American north-east and mid-Atlantic are living with 66% mo...
2019-06-27, 19:00

Paris bans up to 60% of its cars as heatwave worsens pollution Paris has banned more than half of the cars registered in the region from its roads as a record heatwave worsens air pollution, the most drastic restrictions ever imposed there, officials said....
2019-06-28, 05:14

Mysterious ozone-destroying pollution has been traced to China Last year, a report surfaced that suggested someone, somewhere was producing a huge amount of an ozone-destroying chemical which had already been banned worldwide way back in 2010. Scientists knew it ...
2019-05-23, 07:14

Southern Water must pay for its pollution spills, watchdog told Environmental groups condemn cutting of company’s fine from £37.7m to £3mEnvironmental groups are demanding one of Britain’s biggest water companies be made to pay tens of millions of pounds to restor...
2019-07-18, 18:00

Indonesian president sued over congested capital's air pollution Environmental groups sued the Indonesian president and several government officials on Thursday over worsening air quality in the capital, Jakarta, one of the world's most congested cities....
2019-07-04, 13:28

Scientist warns of Everest dangers from pollution, melting KATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) — Mount Everest and its surrounding peaks are increasingly polluted and warmer, and nearby glaciers are melting at an alarming rate that is likely to make it more dangerous for f...
2019-06-05, 05:56

Texas environmentalists plan lawsuit against Valero for pollution Three Texas environmental groups notified Valero Energy Corp on Wednesday of plans to file a lawsuit under the U.S. Clean Air Act for pollution at the company's Port Arthur, Texas, refinery, the organ...
2019-05-22, 18:42

World Oceans Day: UK joins fight against plastic pollution The UK is joining the global fight against plastic pollution by marking World Oceans Day in a bid to raise awareness about protecting and conserving the seas....
2019-06-08, 05:14

Carnival Cruises to Pay $20 Million in Pollution and Cover-Up Case In 2016, Princess Cruise Lines agreed to pay $40 million for illegal dumping. But that didn’t stop Carnival, its parent company, from polluting again....
2019-06-05, 00:28

Minorities in the US breathe in more air pollution caused by white people Black and Hispanic people are disproportionately exposed to air pollution produced by white people, a study analyzing personal consumption has foundBlack and Hispanic people are disproportionately exp...
2019-06-09, 09:00

In Northern Ireland, Young People Worry Bloody History Could Return After Brexit As the prospect of Britain abruptly leaving the European Union with no deal becomes more likely, a younger generation that escaped the violence in Northern Ireland see a physical border as divisive an...
2019-08-21, 23:14

Should we worry about the robots and mind-reading apps remaking our world? | Alex Hern Technology is spying on us and machines are developing human voices. But it’s not all a weird cyberpunk dystopiaTechnology changes so fast that our lives are radically different from even a decade ago...
2019-08-01, 16:28

Tiffany Cabán will turn Queens into the world’s biggest brothel, critics worry Tiffany Cabán, a democratic socialist, has vowed to decriminalize prostitution in the borough and also give a free pass to cathouse owners and customers....
2019-06-23, 08:00

Trump team says Iran maximum pressure policy won't change, but some hawks worry President Trump doesn’t intend to relent in his maximum pressure campaign against Iran, the remaining architects of the policy maintained after the exit of White House national security adviser John B...
2019-09-11, 21:14

"Theatrical" TikTok Videos By Flight Crew Worry India's Aviation Watchdog The aviation regulator in the country is concerned about several videos on popular Chinese video app TikTok that show flight crew singing and dancing while on duty, and has asked airlines to take......
2019-09-20, 16:42

England’s Mark Wood hopes West Indies worry about facing his pace • Fast bowler troubled next World Cup opponents in spring tour • ‘It is a team I’ve had success against,’ Wood saysOne feature of the World Cup so far has been the importance of quality pace bowling. ...
2019-06-12, 01:00

Movie theaters worry weak ticket sales will make 2019 a flop The story of Hollywood’s box office returns this year is starting to look like an edge-of-your-seat suspense thriller. Despite smash hits like “Avengers: Endgame,” “Toy Story 4” and “Captain Marvel,” ...
2019-07-05, 04:56

Trump Reportedly Told Aides Not to Worry About Breaking the Law to Get the Wall Built Because He’ll Pardon Them President Donald Trump needs the wall, some wall, any wall to be built before November 2020 or his presidency will be seen as an abject failure by those still left on the Trump Titanic. This wall—the ...
2019-08-28, 23:00

Stonehenge Has Attracted Summer Solstice Visitors for Centuries, But Some Historians Worry About Its Future Every year around June 21, thousands of visitors from around the world gather at Stonehenge in southwest England to celebrate the summer solstice. It’s a tradition that is thought to go back tho...
2019-06-20, 21:56

Stock Markets, Jolted by Economic Worry, Suffer 2nd Worst Drop of 2019 Yields on United States government bonds fell, indicating lower expectations for growth and extending a drop that began as the trade war intensified....
2019-08-16, 13:56

Air pollution particles found on foetal side of placentas – study Research finds black carbon breathed by mothers can cross into unborn childrenAir pollution particles have been found on the foetal side of placentas, indicating that unborn babies are directly expose...
2019-09-17, 18:28

Air pollution in Birmingham 'shortens lives of children by half a year' City one of five required by government to set up a clean air zone to tackle nitrogen dioxide and PM2.5sPrimary school children who grow up in Birmingham could lose half a year of their lives due to i...
2019-07-08, 08:42

China's Solar Industry Could Get a Nearly $7 Billion Boost From Cleaning Up Air Pollution Reducing air pollution is objectively good. In addition to providing huge public health benefits, new findings show it would also give China solar generating industry a big boost in productivity.Read ...
2019-07-08, 23:28

China's top steel city Tangshan summons 48 firms over air pollution China's top steelmaking city of Tangshan has summoned executives from 48 regional companies with high pollution emissions to a meeting and ordered them to trim output to reduce the smog....
2019-06-18, 02:42

Sadiq Khan announces car-free day in London to tackle air pollution Event will take place on 22 September across 18 boroughs, with road closures and eventsSadiq Khan has announced plans to implement London’s biggest car-free day to date, closing 12.3 miles (20km) of r...
2019-06-20, 08:42

Ocean pollution: Your small business can right the ship, one plastic bag at a time Organizing a cleanup day with your small-business staff is a way to build camaraderie while tackling one of our biggest environmental problems.       ...
2019-09-04, 17:42

China seeks people's feedback on blanket cuts in pollution war China's environment watchdog has asked people to call out local officials carrying out blanket curbs in a "one size fits all" way to support the nation's fight against pollution, as these have led to ...
2019-09-04, 02:00

Barcelona port is worst in Europe for cruise ship air pollution City tops list of 50 European ports for both sulphur oxide and nitrous oxide emissionsThe port of Barcelona, a city already overwhelmed by mass tourism, has topped a list of 50 European ports for the ...
2019-06-07, 13:56

Trump's EPA attacks California with claim that state is lax on water pollution The agency blames the homeless crisis for the problem, an allegation state authorities have fiercely deniedThe Trump administration escalated its feud with California, accusing the state of failing to...
2019-09-27, 04:00

The fall of coal, and its pollution-linked deaths, is boosting the economy Enlarge / Livestock production has become one of the United States' largest sources of particulate pollution. (credit: Wikimedia Commons/Jessica Reeder) Many economic activities create what are call...
2019-09-11, 15:42

Protests meet lifting of Madrid’s anti-pollution measures MADRID (AP) — Protesters have disrupted traffic in downtown Madrid where the new conservative city council is scrapping bans and fines for polluting vehicles. Activists with banners sat down in the st...
2019-07-01, 14:42

China extends pollution curbs ahead of National Day celebrations The heavy industrial city of Xuzhou in the eastern Chinese province of Jiangsu will shut local factories on Thursday as part of efforts to reduce smog ahead of the country's National Day celebrations ...
2019-09-26, 03:42

China's top steelmaking city Tangshan tightens pollution controls The Chinese city of Tangshan has ordered steel mills and other industrial companies to curb output or emissions for four days as the mid-autumn public holidays begin, according to two sources and a do...
2019-09-12, 19:14

BS6 Will Not Bring Pollution Down, A Proper Scrappage Policy Will: Daimler India CEO Daimler India MD and CEO, Satyakam Arya says the by shifting to BS6 from BS4 we will not bring down pollution, but only add less to the environment. To effectively bring down pollution India needs a.....
2019-09-12, 19:42

Indonesia's capital curbs private cars in bid to cut choking pollution Indonesia's capital announced new curbs on private cars on Wednesday as it moves to rein in Jakarta's choking air pollution, but experts warned the measures were unlikely to stamp out the problem....
2019-08-07, 15:00

South African government sued over coal and industrial air pollution South Africa's government has failed to tackle high air pollution levels in an area which is home to coal-fired power stations and refineries, a lawsuit filed by environmental and community groups say...
2019-06-10, 17:28

Ethnic minority children are exposed to more noise pollution at school Schoolchildren in the US who are from poorer or ethnic minority backgrounds are much more likely to be exposed to noise pollution from cars and planes...
2019-06-13, 18:14

The fall of coal and its pollution-linked deaths is boosting the economy Enlarge / Livestock production has become one of the United States' largest sources of particulate pollution. (credit: Wikimedia Commons/Jessica Reeder) Many economic activities create what are call...
2019-09-11, 02:14

New Delhi to slash use of cars in November to cut pollution: chief minister India's capital New Delhi will enforce strict restrictions on use of private cars from Nov. 4-15 to curb pollution, its chief minister said on Friday, in an effort to help improve air quality that ten...
2019-09-13, 22:14

4 seek victim status to review Carnival pollution settlement MIAMI (AP) — Four people who say they were harmed by pollution from Carnival Corp. cruise ships are seeking status as victims with rights to review a recent settlement. Three Alaskans and one Bahamian...
2019-06-17, 20:42

'Dangerous' air pollution in Indonesia's Borneo leads to school closures Schools in two cities in the Indonesian part of Borneo island will be closed for a week after smoke from forest fires caused air quality to hit "dangerous" levels, a local government official said on ...
2019-09-15, 15:42

Babies exposed to air pollution have greater risk of death - study Infant mortality rate higher in babies exposed to pollutants such as sulphur dioxideBabies living in areas with high levels of air pollution have a greater risk of death than those surrounded by clean...
2019-09-27, 04:28

Chinese air pollution dimmed sunlight enough to impact solar panels Enlarge (credit: Han Jun Zeng / Flickr) Coal is seen by many as an enemy of renewable energy and the first fossil fuel in line for elimination as things like solar and wind generation have gotten ch...
2019-07-10, 14:56

Water Pollution Can Reduce Economic Growth By A Third, Says World Bank Heavily polluted water is reducing economic growth by up to a third in some countries, a World Bank report said Tuesday, calling for action to address human and environmental harm....
2019-08-21, 01:00

China slams 'repeat offender' Minmetals for more pollution violations Central government inspectors slammed the state-owned China Minmetals Corp Ltd for the second time in a week on Thursday, describing one of its steelmaking units as a "repeat offender" when it comes t...
2019-08-22, 19:56

Jerome Facher, 93, Dies; Won Acquittal in Noted Pollution Case After children died from toxic water, he defended the conglomerate Beatrice Foods in a case that became the basis of the book and movie “A Civil Action.”...
2019-10-04, 02:28

Exxon faces lawsuit over air pollution from petrochemical fire: official Exxon Mobil Corp was hit with a lawsuit on Thursday over pollution from a fire at the company's Baytown Olefins Plant, according to an attorney for Harris County, Texas, which filed the suit....
2019-08-01, 21:14

Balkans face alarming levels of air pollution from coal plants: UN SARAJEVO, Bosnia-Herzegovina — People in all major cities across the western Balkans face alarming levels of air pollution that are reducing their life expectancies because the underdeveloped, politic...
2019-06-03, 23:42

Act Against Ganga Polluters: Pollution Control Board To 4 State Boards Taking strict note of effluent and industrial waste being discharged into the Ganga river, the CPCB has directed four state pollution control boards to take action on units, including closing them, if...
2019-08-02, 09:28

Louisiana marchers demand justice for region grappling with pollution Five-day marathon to state capitol leaves Reserve, where chemical factory presents greatest risk of cancer to surrounding communityDemonstrators in Louisiana stepped off on a five-day march on Thursda...
2019-05-31, 02:00

What's in our water? Report warns of growing 'invisible' crisis of pollution Climate emergency and population growth blamed for deteriorating water quality, with ‘cocktail of chemicals’ changing as countries become richerThe planet is facing a mounting and “invisible” water po...
2019-08-20, 23:42

Women-only crew on two-year sea voyage to tackle plastic pollution Ten members of the public - including a police constable and yoga teacher - are setting sail on a two-year scientific trip to analyse ocean plastics....
2019-10-08, 07:42

City of London plans to cut speed limit to reduce pollution The City of London Corporation, which runs London's historic finance district, has proposed a new, lower speed limit of 15 miles per hour and the closure of some streets at lunchtime in an effort to r...
2019-05-24, 22:42

Australian power stations among world's worst for toxic air pollution Coal-fired stations in Victoria’s Latrobe Valley and NSW’s Lake Macquarie region among biggest hotspots for deadly sulphur dioxide, report findsPower stations in Victoria’s Latrobe Valley and New Sout...
2019-08-19, 05:00

A pollution crackdown compounds slowdown woes in China's heartland For years, China's industrial heartland has been cloaked in smog, its waterways choked with pollution pumped from enormous clusters of factories churning out the mountains of cement and steel needed t...
2019-05-24, 10:00

Segregation Has Left a Legacy of Asthma and Pollution in California Cities Lots of elements factor into whether a community suffers higher rates of asthma. There’s air pollution, access to healthcare, and even a genetic component. When Anthony Nardone, a medical student in t...
2019-05-22, 22:42

E.P.A. Plans to Get Thousands of Pollution Deaths Off the Books by Changing Its Math The E.P.A. plans to change the way air pollution health risks are calculated in a way that would sharply lower estimated deaths from new, looser rules for coal plants....
2019-05-22, 00:00

Raise car fuel prices to fight air pollution, says rightwing thinktank Bright Blue calls for zero VAT on electric cars and rewards for reporting idling vehiclesVehicle fuel taxes should rise to combat the air pollution crisis in the UK, with an extra charge on diesel, ac...
2019-08-12, 07:56

EPA cites San Francisco for 'water pollution', fulfilling Trump's threat President had said agency would issue a notice because city allowed waste from homeless population to flow into the ocean The Trump administration issued an environmental notice of violation to San Fr...
2019-10-03, 06:14

Plastics pollution? Course urged golfers to hit balls into Lake Michigan A diver and photographer commissioned by the Free Press found hundreds of balls in Lake Michigan off Arcadia Bluffs' 12th hole.        ...
2019-07-24, 02:14

Take action on air pollution to save lives, and the planet, urges UN chief In a message to mark World Environment Day, celebrated on Wednesday, UN Secretary-General António Guterres has emphasized the link between worsening levels of air pollution and the climate crisis....
2019-06-04, 23:28

E.P.A. Plans to Curtail the Ability of Communities to Oppose Pollution Permits The agency is preparing to weaken rules that, for a quarter-century, have given communities a voice in deciding how much industrial pollution may legally be released nearby....
2019-07-13, 00:00

Plastic pollution found at every depth of the ocean by deep-sea survey A deep-sea survey has found more tiny particles of plastic far below the surface of the Pacific than floating on its surface, with the highest levels around 300 metres down...
2019-06-06, 20:00

Trump administration to roll back Obama-era pollution regulations EPA will reverse standards to install controls to curb leaks of methane, a potent pollutant contributing to the climate crisisThe Trump administration is rolling back requirements that oil and gas dri...
2019-08-29, 23:56

Trump drilling leases could create more climate pollution than EU does in a year US has offered close to 378m acres of public lands and waters for oil and gas leasing since Trump took office through April 2019Donald Trump’s leases of public lands and waters for oil and gas drillin...
2019-07-17, 10:42

| Lead pollution in Zambia town a public health 'emergency': HRW Children living in a central Zambian mining town are still exposed to high levels of toxic lead 25 years after the mine closed, Human Rights Watch says, as lawyers announced plans to take legal action...
2019-08-24, 10:28

Commercial Space Ride Secured for NASA’s New Air Pollution Sensor NASA has secured a host satellite provider and ride into space for an instrument that will dramatically advance our understanding of air quality over North America....
2019-07-23, 06:14

India, China, Russia Have No Sense Of Pollution: Donald Trump US President Donald Trump has yet again attacked other big economies over climate change, claiming countries like India, China and Russia don't have "good" air or water and they don't fulfil their......
2019-06-06, 04:28

Billions of air pollution particles found in hearts of city dwellers Exclusive: Study shows associated damage to critical pumping muscles, even in childrenThe hearts of young city dwellers contain billions of toxic air pollution particles, research has revealed.Even in...
2019-07-12, 19:14

Steve Eisman says Hong Kong protests are his biggest worry with economy, a possible 'black swan' Steve Eisman's biggest worry are the Hong Kong protests, which he says could endanger any kind of trade deal with China and hurt the global economy....
2019-08-09, 00:56

American Express tops profit estimates on higher card spending; expenses a worry Credit card issuer American Express beat analysts' estimates for quarterly profit on Friday, as a healthy U.S. economy fueled higher spending by its customers....
2019-07-19, 17:42

Lawmakers worry World Bank is funding China's Uighur Muslim 're-education' camps World Bank officials have issued a loan to China for the very region where Communist authorities have established mass detention camps targeting Uighur Muslims, drawing rebukes from U.S. lawmakers and...
2019-08-27, 07:28

Coca-Cola, Pepsi highlight the 20 corporations producing the most ocean pollution About 70% of the Earth’s surface is covered by oceans, and some corporations treat them better than others.       ...
2019-06-17, 22:00

Timeline: Trump aims to end half century of California regulating car pollution The Trump administration said on Thursday it was revoking California's power to set its own fuel efficiency laws, a move that could lead to legal battles over environmental policy issues that will aff...
2019-09-19, 19:14

World Migratory Bird Day highlights deadly risks of plastic pollution Saturday marks World Migratory Bird Day which, this year, is raising awareness about the serious threats that plastic pollution poses to bird life, with a call for urgent measures to end the problem. ...
2019-05-21, 22:28

Meet the Woman Sailing Around the World to Raise Awareness About Plastic Pollution The first time self-described “ocean advocate” Emily Penn was confronted by the magnitude of the plastic pollution problem was during an international sailing expedition 10 years ago. She ...
2019-06-07, 09:56

Emails show Trump EPA overruled career staff on Wisconsin air pollution Politically appointed U.S. environmental officials last year overruled concerns of career scientists about air pollution in a Wisconsin county where U.S. President Donald Trump has pushed for a factor...
2019-05-29, 02:28

£1bn Silvertown tunnel will slash Blackwall traffic and air pollution, say transport chiefs The new Silvertown tunnel under the Thames will "effectively" eliminate congestion and slash air pollution around London's worst road bottleneck, transport chiefs said today....
2019-05-30, 18:14

Andrew Forrest launches US$300m war on plastic to tackle ocean pollution Mining billionaire’s initiative would see manufacturers of virgin plastic pay premium for doing so Mining billionaire Andrew “Twiggy” Forrest is launching a business-driven initiative to try to tackle...
2019-09-26, 18:42

'What they put on the fields contaminates our water': Iowa's pollution problem | Anna Jones Decades of adding fertilisers and manure to drive Iowa’s crop production has loaded the land with nutrients it can’t hold on to – and they’re ending up in the water supplyBrent Bierbaum climbs into th...
2019-09-26, 18:14

With a premature death every five seconds, air pollution is violation of human rights, says UN expert An independent UN expert said on Monday that the failure of governments across the world to ensure clear air, constitutes a “violation of the rights to life, health and well-being, as well as the righ...
2019-06-03, 17:14

Chinese steel city steps up fines, prosecutions in pollution battle China's smog-prone northern city of Tangshan has issued new guidelines to punish and prosecute companies and individuals found guilty of pollution offences, amid warnings it might miss its air quality...
2019-10-03, 07:56

Greener and fairer: Balancing pollution, energy prices, and household income Governments that impose taxes on carbon dioxide and other greenhouse gas emissions can benefit from a cleaner, more climate-friendly environment and a revenue stream that can be tapped to lower other ...
2019-09-27, 09:00

Suspected 'pollution incident' turns River Frome tributary blue Environment Agency analysing Somerset stream but says there are no reports of dead wildlifeA mysterious substance that has turned a tributary of a river in the West Country bright blue is being invest...
2019-08-10, 18:42

Bali officially bans all single-use plastic to curb ocean pollution Bali has banned the use of single-use plastic items in a bid to cut down on ocean pollution. The law prohibiting plastic bags, straws and Styrofoam has come into effect as of July 2, after a six-month...
2019-07-02, 20:42

Lake Titicaca, once considered Andean deity, faces pollution threat Isaac Callizaya, 39, grew up with the sound of waves lapping on the shores of Lake Titicaca, a giant body of water on the border between Bolivia and Peru that at 3,800 meters (12,500 ft) above sea lev...
2019-09-05, 18:42

A Professor's Tweets Bring Back Focus On Ganga Pollution In Varanasi A professor at the Banaras Hindu University in Varanasi is trying to highlight the issue of water pollution in the Ganges using the medium of Twitter in a bid to prompt authorities to take action....
2019-07-09, 16:56

4 Your Health: Air pollution possibly linked to bipolar disorder and poor vision Many diabetics are cutting back on their medication because of cost. According to a new report from the CDC, 10 percent of adults were considered to be diabetic last year. Among those, more than 13 pe...
2019-08-22, 08:28

U.S. Beaches Are So Full of Sewage Pollution, They're Often Unsafe for Swimming, New Report Finds I don’t go to the beach for the sand or the sun. I go for the waves. There’s nothing like splashing in the water after lugging your cooler, chair, and beach umbrella to your designated spot. Unfortuna...
2019-07-23, 18:56

Light pollution's effects on birds may help to spread West Nile virus Birds are the main host of West Nile virus, and outbreaks among infected sparrows are 41 per cent more likely if the birds are exposed to light pollution...
2019-07-24, 02:42

Texas county sues Exxon over air pollution from petrochemical fire -official Harris County, Texas sued Exxon Mobil Corp on Thursday over pollution from a fire a day earlier at the company's Baytown Olefins Plant, according to an attorney for the county....
2019-08-02, 00:42

China's steel heartland Hebei warns cities for pollution failures China's biggest steel producing province of Hebei has summoned the leaders of three cities after they failed to control air pollution in the first half of this year, the local environmental protection...
2019-08-12, 04:00

Texas county sues Exxon over air pollution from petrochemical fire: official Harris County, Texas sued Exxon Mobil Corp on Thursday over pollution from a fire a day earlier at the company's Baytown Olefins Plant, according to an attorney for the county....
2019-08-02, 10:42

Trump’s Rollback of Auto Pollution Rules Shows Signs of Disarray The White House, blindsided by a pact between California and four automakers, appears to be losing ground in its effort to prevent any more for joining the agreement....
2019-08-20, 15:14

Indian city Pune hits brake on car traffic to curb pollution Extreme traffic jams and air pollution are commonplace in Indian cities. Pune, in the country's west, wants to transform its transportation system and be a role model to other places like capital Delh...
2019-08-07, 18:14

China's Minmetals says to close rare earth unit after pollution violations The rare earths arm of state-owned China Minmetals Corporation said one of its units would halt production with immediate effect from Thursday after failing to rectify a series of environmental offenc...
2019-08-16, 15:28

White House Prepares to Revoke California’s Right to Set Tougher Pollution Rules The move is a direct challenge to California but also the latest sign the president’s broader effort to roll back fuel economy standards has fallen into disarray....
2019-09-06, 01:28

Harris County plans lawsuit against Valero for Houston refinery pollution Harris County in Texas plans to sue Valero Energy Corp for pollution from its Houston refinery, the head of the county's environmental law department said on Friday....
2019-06-29, 06:14

Asian Cities Turn To Electric Vehicles In Anti-Pollution Drive Asian cities are switching to electric vehicles in a bid to tackle worsening air quality, cut climate changing emissions, and expand their public transport networks, climate experts said on Friday....
2019-09-07, 08:14

China coal hub Shanxi slams seven cities for pollution spike in 2019 China's top coal-producing province of Shanxi has reprimanded seven of its cities after a spike in air pollution in the first five months of 2019, the country's environment ministry said in a notice l...
2019-06-21, 06:00

UK's pollution death toll higher than Ireland, France and Spain The UK has a higher death rate from toxic air than many European neighbours including Ireland, France and Spain, the World Health Organisation revealed today....
2019-06-27, 19:00

Plastic alternatives could make marine pollution even worse, report finds Compostable alternatives to plastic could worsen marine pollution and have other serious environmental impacts, a report from a committee of UK MPs has warned....
2019-09-12, 21:42

Privacy advocates worry that consumer license plate readers are creating a nosier neighborhood watch License plate scanners were once a law enforcement tool. Now, private citizens have access to this powerful surveillance technology through new starts ups like Flock Safety. But privacy advocates say ...
2019-09-19, 21:14

Canada Deported a Chinese Dissident With a Criminal Past. Critics Worry He’ll Face Jail Upon Return Canada has deported a Chinese dissident who has a history of violent crime on the grounds that he could pose a danger to the public, the New York Times reports, downplaying concerns he could face pers...
2019-08-29, 07:14

Woman claims C-section complication caused daughter’s facial scar: 'I worry what the future may hold for her' A United Kingdom mom claims doctors cut her daughter’s face with a scalpel while performing an emergency cesarean section (C-section), leaving her baby with a permanent facial scar. ...
2019-08-20, 20:42

Italy: Taranto residents rise up to stop air pollution claiming local lives Parents in the southern Italian city of Taranto are taking on the Arcelor Mittal Italia steelworks they say is polluting the air and killing their children....
2019-06-04, 18:42

Carnival pleads guilty to pollution, probation violations; cruise line fined $20M “The company pleads guilty,” Carnival's CEO told a federal judge yesterday, admitting cruise line continued to pollute oceans after 2016 conviction.       &...
2019-06-04, 20:14

London mayor Sadiq Khan announces car-free day to tackle pollution crisis London is to get a much-needed breath of fresh air on its most extensive car-free day to date, with 12.4 miles (20km) of road to be closed in the centre of the British capital....
2019-06-20, 18:56

Twitter storm: noise pollution creates havoc for birds, study shows Human activities could be affecting reproduction and even normal social behaviourBirds are even more disrupted by their noisy neighbours than had been thought previously, researchers have found. And h...
2019-06-20, 02:14

Ganga River Water Unfit For Drinking, Bathing: Pollution Control Board The Ganga River water is absolutely unfit for "direct drinking" and only seven spots from where it passes can be consumed after disinfection, the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) has said....
2019-05-30, 10:42

London, England pushing cargo bikes in effort to reduce congestion, pollution The push follows London's establishment of its Ultra Low Emissions Zone (ULEZ) to help reduce the high levels of vehicle pollution recorded on its streets....
2019-08-09, 13:28

School at centre of Guardian's Cancer Town series may move students due to air pollution Emissions of a likely carcinogen emitted by a nearby plant have been recorded at levels hundreds of times above the safe limitLocal officials in Reserve, Louisiana, are examining the prospect of remov...
2019-08-24, 14:56

China steel mill boss detained for pollution offences: state media The boss of a steel mill in the city of Tangshan in Hebei province has been detained after his plant was found to have violated anti-smog restrictions, state media reported on Monday....
2019-07-22, 10:56

China's top steelmaking city Tangshan implements anti-pollution curbs: media China's biggest steelmaking city of Tangshan will carry out output restrictions on industrial firms for September and early October, to further strengthen improvement of its air quality, state media r...
2019-09-03, 08:28

City leaders call for £1.5bn ‘clean air fund’ to tackle illegal pollution levels News 2 Sep, 2019 Cities and regions with pollution beyond legal limits want funds to pay residents and businesses to scrap their old diesel cars...
2019-09-03, 04:28

Carbon pollution import tax proposed by Biden and Inslee would be unworkable, economists warn Presidential candidates Joe Biden and Jay Inslee both took a shot at China and other heavy-polluting countries this week by releasing climate change plans that would tax imports of carbon-intensive go...
2019-06-07, 07:42

Potentially harmful carbon pollution reaches fetal side of placenta: study (Reuters Health) - Airborne carbon particles that can cause health problems in adults and children are getting into the placenta as it nourishes a developing fetus, a new study has found....
2019-09-18, 06:56

The Jaybird Vista wireless earbuds are my go-to pair for running — I never worry about them popping out, and their battery life lasts through a marathon Mara Leighton/Business Insider Jaybird makes some of the best tech for runners, and its new Jaybird Vista earbuds ($179.99) are their best wireless earbuds yet. The Vista earbuds are sweat and wate...
2019-10-09, 23:42

Luis Suarez's Champions League away-day goal drought does not worry Barcelona boss Ernesto Valverde Barcelona coach Ernesto Valverde says he is not worried by the fact that Luis Suarez has failed to score away from home in the Champions League since 2015....
2019-09-16, 22:28

Automakers make last-gasp push to stop Trump from rolling back car pollution rules Leading U.S. automakers are making an 11th-hour push to stop the Trump administration from dramatically weakening Obama-era fuel efficiency standards, warning doing so would bring “untenable” uncertai...
2019-06-07, 19:00

China calls out big state firms, others on pollution violations amid slowing economy fears China has publicly accused dozens of firms, including some of its biggest state enterprises, of exceeding pollution limits and breaching monitoring standards, as concerns rise that the slowing economy...
2019-05-21, 21:56

Notre Dame Cleanup to Resume with Protection Rules After Toxic Lead Pollution Concerns (PARIS) — Cleanup work at fire-ravaged Notre Dame Cathedral will resume later this month but under stricter lead-protection rules, amid growing public concern about toxic pollution. Under pressu...
2019-08-02, 20:42

LanzaTech aims to fuel jets and make consumer goods from recycled carbon pollution LanzaTech has proved it can transform greenhouse gas emissions into fuels and chemicals. Now the company is trying to bring its clean tech to the masses....
2019-05-21, 15:56

Trump ditches sole climate rule that aimed to reduce coal plant pollution Administration to roll back Obama-era Clean Power PlanTrump’s EPA chief says he’s ‘leveling the playing field’ Donald Trump’s administration is finalizing plans to roll back the US government’s only d...
2019-06-19, 22:56

Light pollution may increase risk of West Nile virus jumping from birds to humans The risk of West Nile virus spreading among animal populations and making the jump from birds to humans may be greater in areas with light pollution....
2019-07-25, 02:56

West Virginia coal industry data shows excessive pollution: green groups Several West Virginia coal mines, including some owned by the governor's family, have released many times the allowable amounts of pollutants into nearby waterways in recent years without being penali...
2019-06-04, 18:14

Turns out there's more plastic pollution in the deep ocean than the Great Pacific Garbage Patch The problem of plastic in the ocean is worse than feared. There’s actually more microplastic 1,000 feet down than there is in the Great Pacific Garbage Patch.       &#...
2019-06-07, 05:42

Pollution and Climate Change Are Making Mount Everest More Dangerous for Climbers, U.S. Scientist Warns (KATHMANDU, Nepal) — Mount Everest and its surrounding peaks are increasingly polluted and warmer, and nearby glaciers are melting at an alarming rate that is likely to make it more dangerous fo...
2019-06-04, 17:28

‘Bicycle Kingdom’ makes a comeback, as China seeks solutions to tackle air pollution crisis Cars have replaced bicycles as the primary means of transport in many Chinese cities but, with air pollution a major problem for the country, the bike is making a comeback, thanks to digital technolog...
2019-06-04, 03:01

Humidity, Extreme Temperatures in Tokyo Impact Olympic Triathlon Qualifier — A ‘Major Worry’ for Organizers of Next Summer’s Games (TOKYO) — Tokyo’s summer heat has forced an Olympic women’s triathlon qualifying event to be shortened because of high temperatures that are likely to impact next year’s games....
2019-08-16, 13:28

Satellite imagery of Amazon rainforest fire shows massive carbon monoxide pollution plume As the Amazon rainforest burns at unprecedented levels, new satellite imagery from NASA shows an enormous cloud of poisonous carbon monoxide rising from the devastation....
2019-08-27, 18:14

More South Korean coal power plant curbs needed to tackle pollution: advisory group South Korea should close up to a quarter of its coal-fired power plants between December and February and nearly half in March in a bid to tackle pollution, an advisory body headed by former U.N. Secr...
2019-09-30, 07:42

Coca-Cola, PepsiCo break ties with plastic lobbying group amid mounting scrutiny over pollution The beverage giants join other companies like Clorox, Becton Dickinson and Ecolab, which ended memberships with the Plastics Industry Association last year....
2019-07-24, 01:00

Russian Coal Plant Tells Instagrammers to Please Stop Taking Selfies in Its Pollution-Filled Waste Dump The turquoise water of a lake in Siberia looks like a tropical paradise, and it’s drawn in hundreds of Instagramers who have posed in and around the “Novosibirsk Maldives.” But it’s not white sands or...
2019-07-11, 03:14

Tuesday’s Daily Brief: violence surges in Nigeria, anti-Semitism on the march, taxing pollution to tackle climate crisis, and more Tuesday’s main stories include: thousands fleeing into Niger as violence surges in Nigeria; UN rights office condemns rise in anti-Semitic incidents; UN chief says tax pollution, not people for climat...
2019-05-28, 22:01

RPT-Wall St Week Ahead-Capital spending outlook another worry ahead of earnings Investors are preparing for more cautious capital investment outlooks from U.S. companies as worries mount heading into earnings season about the possibility of an economic recession....
2019-10-07, 06:14

"I Just Worry About Her!" Kim Kardashian Voices Concern Over Khloe Kardashian's Rocky Relationship on KUWTK Kim Kardashian is concerned for Khloe Kardashian. In this clip from Sunday's all-new Keeping Up With the Kardashians, the KKW Beauty boss turns to close friend Malika Haqq to discuss......
2019-05-30, 19:28

Apple's iTunes is dying, but don't worry — your music and iTunes gift cards will live on Apple is killing iTunes on the Mac in favor of three apps: Apple Music, Apple TV and Apple Podcasts, but you'll still be able to access the iTunes Store in those apps, and your music will be fine...
2019-06-10, 23:00

North Pole and Polar Worlds review – why Inuit don't worry about north Exciting tales of heroic polar explorers make a great exhibition, but a book on the North Pole shows that times are too changed not to seek deeper narratives...
2019-05-21, 15:14

600,000 travelers were stranded abroad when Thomas Cook filed for bankruptcy. Bulgarian hotels on the Black Sea, facing losses totaling tens of millions of dollars, worry they could be next. Popow/ullstein bild via Getty Images Famous British travel company Thomas Cook folded on Monday, leaving hundreds of thousands of travelers stranded, Business Insider's David Slotnick previously repo...
2019-09-24, 22:00

4 Your Health: Air pollution could increase mental health issues in children (NBC News)- New data is showing just how many children died from drowning over the summer. According to the CPSC, at least 150 children under the age of 15 drowned in swimming pools or spas between M...
2019-09-26, 05:42

Japan wraps everything in plastic. Now it wants to fight against plastic pollution. Japan wants collective action to tackle the ocean plastic crisis at next week’s G-20 summit, although the country still has an obsession with plastic packaging.  ...
2019-06-18, 20:42

UCLA's Chip Kelly says he'll 'focus and worry about winning' instead of answering critics To anyone who has followed UCLA football coach Chip Kelly’s career, this much is abundantly clear: He seems truly unconcerned what anyone else thinks.       ...
2019-08-10, 01:28

There are many 'zombie' animals. Here's which ones you should actually worry about "Zombie" deer, raccoons and snakes are among the animals to generate terrifying news coverage this year. Here's what you need to know.        ...
2019-06-28, 18:14

Kevin Hart has 'nothing but love' for the driver who caused crash that left him injured Kevin Hart was seriously injured in a car crash on Sept. 1. A new report says it appeared none of the three passengers was wearing a seat belt.        ...
2019-10-11, 14:56

Druids and drums: my day as a Rebel Closing airports, occupying Smithfield and mass arrests — and that's only week one of Extinction Rebellion's October uprising. Samuel Fishwick infiltrates the nerve centre...
2019-10-11, 15:14

Division III football program forced to vacate national championship over coach loaning players his car The NCAA came down hard on the University of Mary Hardin-Baylor on Thursday for a so-called improper benefit which will cost the football program its 2016 national championship....
2019-10-11, 15:14

Mixer co-founder quits to work on lasers Matt Salsamendi was just 18 years old when he co-founded Mixer, the site which has grown to be the third most popular video game streaming platform. Now, he's announced he is moving on from the c...
2019-10-11, 16:00

Automaker Renault removes CEO who replaced Carlos Ghosn Renault's board of directors on Friday removed Thierry Bollore as the auto company's chief executive, in another management shift related to a scandal involving former CEO Carlos Ghosn....
2019-10-11, 16:56

Gorkha Leader Binay Tamang Ends Hunger Strike, Tea Workers To Get Bonus Cornered after his defeat in the assembly by-poll in Darjeeling in the hands of BJP, GJM leader Binay Tamang got some relief when his demand for 20 per cent bonus for tea workers was accepted by the.....
2019-10-11, 16:56

Leave Your High-Yield Savings Account Alone “What goes up must come down” isn’t just how gravity works—unfortunately, it also applies to the United States economy. It can’t be bull markets and rainbows all the time, sadly. If you’re someone who...
2019-10-11, 17:42

Gay World of WarCraft guild forced to change name because of user complaints Enlarge / What's to become of the WoW Classic guild "GAY BOYS"? (credit: Aurich Lawson / Blizzard) Public scrutiny of game developer Blizzard's relationship with free speech was already high this we...
2019-10-11, 18:00

Podcast: Gravel Notes on a huge Rally GB battle With competition out on the stages, and controversy in the service park, Wales Rally GB threw up another exciting World Rally Championship event Llandudno...
2019-10-11, 18:28

Trump sees 'good things' in trade talks; China dangles partial deal U.S. President Donald Trump sounded an optimistic note on Friday as high-level trade talks with China entered a second day, while Beijing indicated it was open to a "partial" deal that would avoid a p...
2019-10-11, 18:28

United Airlines cancels Boeing 737 MAX flights until January 6 United Airlines Holdings Inc said on Friday it is extending cancellations of Boeing 737 MAX flights until Jan. 6, as regulators continue to extensively review proposed software changes to the grounde...
2019-10-11, 18:28

Hotel review: We stayed at the hip Freehand New York — you'll love the artsy decor, affordable price, and great location Alyssa Powell/Business Insider A new addition to Manhattan's Flatiron District, the Freehand New York is perfect for budget-conscious travelers who want convenience and personality from their accommo...
2019-10-11, 18:56

Consolidating your debts may sound intimidating, but it can give you a huge head start worth thousands of dollars encierro/Shutterstock.com If you're looking to consolidate debt, you have a few different options — but getting started as soon as possible will help you no matter which option you choose. Pers...
2019-10-11, 18:56

Why is the college admissions scandal movie so boring? A quickie dramatisation of one of the year’s most thrilling stories has somehow become one of the year’s dullest filmsAn hour into Lifetime’s movie The College Admissions Scandal, my screen went black...
2019-10-11, 18:56

Wangechi Mutu's She Walks: an Afrofuturist queen The artist blends nature, fashion and science to create an elegant, race-spanning amalgam of femininityWangechi Mutu’s 2019 figure stalks and struts, a cultural hybrid encompassing an Afrofuturist que...
2019-10-11, 18:56

Hong Kong: arrest of 750 children during protests sparks outcry Hong Kong officials say a third of 2,379 protesters arrested during four months of protests are under 18Hong Kong officials have revealed that 750 of the protesters arrested during four months of unre...
2019-10-11, 18:56

Turkey’s Syria offensive could spark another catastrophe, warn humanitarians Airstrikes and a ground offensive by Turkey in northern Syria against Kurdish forces have left civilians dead and forced tens of thousands to flee, UN agencies said on Friday, amid fears of another “h...
2019-10-11, 19:42

Five of ‘Junior’ Guzman-Feliz’s attackers get life sentences for Bronx murder The five gangbangers convicted in the vicious Bronx slaying of teen Lesandro “Junior” Guzman-Feliz were sentenced Friday to up to life behind bars. Jonaiki Martinez Estrella, 25, was the first to be h...
2019-10-11, 20:00

"Hatya Pradesh": Akhilesh Yadav Attacks UP Government On Encounter Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav on Friday accused the ruling BJP government in Uttar Pradesh of saving criminals and not ensuring a proper law and order situation in the state....
2019-10-11, 20:28

2 dead in blazes near Los Angeles as Saddleridge fire forces 100,000 people evacuate The Saddleridge fire, which began in Sylmar, is moving quickly thanks to Santa Ana winds, burning homes and forcing evacuations in California near LA        ...
2019-10-11, 20:56

Kashmir and border dispute will likely top the agenda as India and China leaders meet The leaders of India and China are expected to talk about their unsettled border dispute when they meet, and may also address their differences over Kashmir....
2019-10-11, 21:42

The attack on a German synagogue highlights the threat posed by do-it-yourself guns The 27-year-old gunman accused of killing two people on Thursday outside a synagogue in eastern Germany had planned for even more carnage. According to an 11-page manifesto by Stephan Balliet, which a...
2019-10-11, 22:00

Dallas Mavericks player Boban Marjanovic partners with Big Blanket Co. Dallas Mavericks center Boban Marjanovic, one of the NBA's tallest players at 7 feet 3 inches, is reuniting with a former teammate to sell oversized blankets....
2019-10-11, 22:28

Israel's Elbit Systems sells $153M worth of mini-drones to unnamed country Israeli defense contractor Elbit Systems announced the sale of over 1,000 THOR mini-drones to an unnamed Southeast Asian country in a $153 million deal....
2019-10-11, 22:56

New species of carnivorous dinosaur with ‘shark-like’ teeth discovered in Thailand The newly-discovered dinosaur, which would have measured 25 feet in length, is part of a group of ancient predators called carcharodontosaurids, which were notable for their large size and dagger-like...
2019-10-11, 23:42

Fox News chief anchor Shepard Smith exits network — Trump quips 'that's a shame' Shepard Smith's afternoon show on Friday was his last appearance on Fox News. It came a day after President Donald Trump criticized Smith — again — on Twitter....
2019-10-12, 00:00

Why Greta Thunberg Didn't Win The Nobel Peace Prize Teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg was the odds-on favorite to win this year's Nobel Peace Prize.The award would have capped an already extraordinary year, in which Thunberg evolved from a......
2019-10-12, 00:28

Fortnite's World Is Full Of Fast Food, Which Makes Sense This weekend could be the last hurrah for Fortnite’s current map, since Epic Games has described the season’s standard game-changing event as “the end.” I feel ready for a new map, but I hope it retai...
2019-10-12, 00:28

Alexa can now speak Español in the US Alexa users in the US can now speak to their devices in Spanish. Better yet, you can alternate between English and Spanish commands on the fly – no need to switch languages in a menu. ¡Que chévere! Th...
2019-10-12, 00:56

Josh Warrington and Sofiane Takoucht hit the scales in Leeds Sofiane Takoucht gets a taste of the ferocious reception that awaits him at the Leeds’ Arena when he challenges Josh Warrington for world title The post Josh Warrington and Sofiane Takoucht hit the sc...
2019-10-12, 00:56

Afghanistan football official banned by Fifa over sex abuse scandal Former Fifa committee member Sayed Aghazada has been banned from all football for five years for failing to act upon reports of sexual abuse towards female players in Afghanistan....
2019-10-12, 01:42

Depression, anxiety may cause patients to leave cardiac rehab (Reuters Health) - Anxiety and depression are common among participants in cardiac rehab programs, and that poor mental health may cause them to drop out, a new study finds....
2019-10-12, 01:42

PJ Harvey's 50 greatest songs – ranked! In the week that Polly Harvey turns 50, what better time to look back over 50 gems from her back catalogue – and sort them in order of greatnessA rare moment of levity in the Harvey oeuvre: all the ma...
2019-10-12, 01:42

“Electroadhesive” stamp picks up and puts down microscopic structures If you were to pry open your smartphone, you would see an array of electronic chips and components laid out across a circuit board, like a miniature city. Each component might contain even smaller “ch...
2019-10-12, 02:56

Citi pays $30 million fine to settle real-estate violations: regulator Citibank has agreed to pay a $30 million fine to settle charges of repeated violations of real estate holding rules and for failing to meet its commitment to take corrective actions, the U.S. Office o...
2019-10-12, 04:28

U.S. farmers cheered by apparent trade truce, hope shipments to follow U.S. farmers cheered the Trump administration's announcement of a potentially dramatic increase in U.S. agricultural sales to China on Friday but warned they needed to see a follow-through of actual p...
2019-10-12, 04:28

Dove Cameron: 'Difficult being a young girl these days' Dove Cameron, who stars in the latest Disney's Descendants film, describes the difficulty of balancing her own personality with people's desire for her to be a role model....
2019-10-12, 05:00

| Trump names Republican veteran as envoy to Russia Donald Trump on Friday named State Department number two John Sullivan to be the US ambassador to Russia, making the veteran Republican a key player in the US president's complicated relationship with...
2019-10-12, 05:28

Shep Smith escapes Fox News at last Over the last 23 years of its existence, Fox News has been subject to a wide and largely justified host of criticisms, from the philosophical—i.e., its existential goal of creating and normalizing wid...
2019-10-12, 05:56

Japan: Tokyo braces itself for worst typhoon in 60 years Stockpiling and evacuation procedures are underway with winds of up to 216 kilometers per hour forecast. The east of the country is expected to receive the brunt of the storm....
2019-10-12, 06:14

Mets interview Carlos Beltran despite their past issues Carlos Beltran on name alone is the biggest star in the Mets managerial sweepstakes, but is he there for show or a legitimate contender for the job? The former outfielder convened with Mets officials ...
2019-10-12, 06:14

Anne Hathaway becomes 'Momazon,' shows off her baby bump in another designer outfit Anne Hathaway's done it again! See the actress, who is expecting her second child, stun on the 'Modern Love' red carpet in these must-see pictures.        ...
2019-10-12, 06:14

At Louisiana Rally, Trump Lashes Out at Impeachment Inquiry, Pelosi The president denounced the impeachment inquiry and condemned what he called the “unholy alliance of corrupt Democrat politicians, deep-state bureaucrats and the fake news media.”...
2019-10-12, 06:42

Ecuador: UN ‘stands ready’ to support talks, in bid to end political turmoil Amid violent street protests that have rocked Ecuador’s Government, fomenting a political crisis, the UN Secretary-General has voiced his concern, saying the Organization is standing by to help mediat...
2019-10-12, 06:42

Girl Boss: On the International Day of the Girl, Meet the Incredible Girls on Kidbox's Kids Board of Directors I don’t know about you, but when I was a kid, my biggest initiatives were keeping my room clean and babysitting my younger siblings. But for the eight remarkable girls above, their mission is to make ...
2019-10-12, 07:00

Police Case Against Actor Payal Rohatgi Over "Objectionable" Comments Rajasthan Police registered a case against TV actress and reality star Payal Rohatgi for allegedly making objectionable comments in a video against the family of freedom fighter Motilal Nehru as well....
2019-10-12, 08:14

He's helping companies solve the world's plastic problem The world's largest consumer goods companies have a big problem: The plastic waste that piles up in landfills and oceans has their corporate logos all over it....
2019-10-12, 09:00

Woman files class action suit over lack of tampons in NYC jails A woman busted in Queens has filed a class action suit against the city alleging that the Big Apple’s 77 police precinct houses don’t carry tampons and pads for female prisoners. Jennifer ...
2019-10-12, 09:28

Douglas HS to implement clear bag policy after students protest over safety concerns DOUGLAS, Ariz. – More than 100 Douglas High School students held a protest Friday amid recent concerns over Wednesday’s soft lockdown. On Wednesday, Douglas Police Department was dispatche...
2019-10-12, 10:14

Marathon star has 41 pacesetters for sub-two hour run bid World marathon record holder Eliud Kipchoge will have the support of a 41-strong team of pacesetters in his bid to break the two-hour barrier for the distance....
2019-10-12, 10:42

UCP says Alberta’s energy war room’s ‘internal operations’ not subject to freedom of information laws The Kenney government's so-called "energy war room," which is aimed at countering criticism of Alberta's energy industry, is coming under fire again after the province revealed its "internal operation...
2019-10-12, 11:28

Justice Department argues in Trump’s favor against Manhattan DA’s pursuit of tax record The Justice Department asked a federal appeals court on Friday to bar the release of President Trump’s tax returns to the Manhattan district attorney’s office, arguing that local prosecutors should ha...
2019-10-12, 11:56

'He has faults, but don't we all?': Trump supporters say he will defeat impeachment Gathering for a Minneapolis rally, backers see political games at work – though some raise doubtsWearing a “Trump” sweater, 17-year-old Christine Siems was at her first rally and had no intention of l...
2019-10-12, 12:42

'It locks you into a disintegrating friendship for life': the new rules of godparenting Oddparents or squadparents: it’s not just the names for today’s secular guardians that are causing confusionOnce upon a time in Redhill, Surrey, Sophie and Joe asked Jenny and Mark to be godparents to...
2019-10-12, 12:42

Seville judge throws out 'rebellious pussy' effigy case Parade aimed to defend rights rather than offend religious sensibilities, judge saysA judge in Seville has thrown out charges of “crimes against religious sentiment” against three women who carried a ...
2019-10-12, 12:42

Gareth Southgate’s misfiring England lose control in haunting defeat | Barney Ronay Tactically undercooked and muddled at the back, England’s failure felt like a visitation from the ghost behind the doorSo much for the sunlit uplands. Friday night in Prague: this was supposed to be a...
2019-10-12, 13:56

How real is Saudi Arabia's interest in renewable energy? Ambitious plans have not been matched by progress, but there may finally be signs of changeRevealed: the 20 firms behind a third of all carbon emissionsIt was the largest renewables project ever annou...
2019-10-12, 14:14

|Survé:IhaveevidenceGordhanwasinvolvedinraid–butI'llbringitoutlater Dr Iqbal Survé, chair of Independent Media and head of investment firm Sekunjalo, says he has "sufficient evidence" to show public enterprises minister Pravin Gordhan was involved in the raid conducte...
2019-10-12, 16:28

Blizzard reduces ban and gives back prize money to gamer it punished for backing Hong Kong protests Blizzard insisted that its initial decision to ban "Hearthstone" player Chung "Blitzchung" Ng Wai was not influenced by the company's relationships in China....
2019-10-12, 16:28

What, Exactly, Is Tulsi Gabbard Up To? As she injects chaos into the 2020 Democratic primary by accusing her own party of “rigging” the election, an array of alt-right internet stars, white nationalists and Russians have praised her....
2019-10-12, 16:56

The market & impeachment: May Trump process be worse on stocks than Nixon, Clinton probes? Here's how stocks fared when Nixon and Clinton faced impeachment. What could happen to markets and your 401(k) during a Trump impeachment?       ...
2019-10-12, 18:00

Kate Middleton fired her longtime personal assistant amid split from Meghan Markle and Prince Harry Kate Middleton fired her longtime aide, Sophie Agnew, after working together for seven years. Agnew reportedly just returned from her honeymoon when she received the news of her dismissal. Her role...
2019-10-12, 18:28

Cammish knew he wouldn't beat BMW's "DTM cars" in BTCC qualifying Dan Cammish reckons he was never going to beat British Touring Car Championship title rivals Colin Turkington and Andrew Jordan in Brands Hatch qualifying as BMW has got "DTM cars"...
2019-10-12, 18:56

Activists’ phones targeted by one of the world’s most advanced spyware apps Enlarge (credit: ShellyS / Flickr) Mobile phones of two prominent human rights activists were repeatedly targeted with Pegasus, the highly advanced spyware made by Israel-based NSO, researchers from...
2019-10-12, 20:42

Democrat O'Rourke raises $4.5 million for U.S. presidential bid Former Texas Congressman Beto O'Rourke raised $4.5 million during the third quarter of 2019 for his campaign for the Democratic Party's presidential nomination, his campaign said Friday....
2019-10-12, 22:14

5 Rappers Dropped From New York Music Festival at Police Request The performers were removed from this weekend’s Rolling Loud festival at Citi Field after the N.Y.P.D. said they had “been affiliated with recent acts of violence citywide.”...
2019-10-12, 22:14

Militants Backed by Turkey Kill at Least Two Prisoners in Syria The killings of Kurdish prisoners by Arab fighters, which were captured on video, raised the specter of wider sectarian warfare as fighting in northwestern Syria escalates....
2019-10-12, 23:00

Couple hoping to build dream home in Florida learns their land used to be a dump The Santa Rosa County, Florida land contains seemingly endless garbage that was hidden by dirt, brush and trees, the owners say.        ...
2019-10-13, 00:14

Hard Rock hotel construction collapse in New Orleans: At least 1 dead, several missing The construction of a Hard Rock hotel on Canal Street collapsed Saturday morning in New Orleans. You can watch the harrowing moments here.        ...
2019-10-13, 00:14

Indian Economy In Crisis, Fiscal Deficit Actually At 8 %: Congress A day after government data revealed that factory output shrank by 1.1 per cent in August, the Congress on Saturday hit out at the government over economic slowdown and claimed that fiscal deficit is....
2019-10-13, 01:42

PM Modi Given Warm Send Off After Conclusion Of Informal Summit Prime Minister Narendra Modi left for the national capital on Saturday after concluding his second informal summit with Chinese President Xi Jinping, which he said "will add great momentum" to......
2019-10-13, 01:42

The Writers of Deadpool Are Thinking About His Next Movie a Lot Thanks to his first two films, Deadpool already has a pretty wide-open world to play in. With Disney’s purchase of Fox, that world, hypothetically, is about to get a lot bigger....
2019-10-13, 01:42

Louisiana's Democratic governor battles to avoid runoff election John Bel Edwards must secure 50% of vote in Saturday’s pollRepublicans Ralph Abraham and Eddie Rispone lead challengeLouisiana governor John Bel Edwards is fighting to hang on to a rare Democratic bri...
2019-10-13, 01:42

China Emerges With Wins From U.S. Trade Truce The U.S. shelved new tariffs against China while leaving many demands to be worked out later. The truce opens an opportunity for Beijing to kick concessions that it doesn’t want to make down the road....
2019-10-13, 03:00

Cool dude Griffin takes one-shot lead after three rounds at Houston Open Quiet achiever Lanto Griffin describes himself as the son of hippies, and he was suitably chilled after emerging with a one-shot lead over fellow American Mark Hubbard in the third round of the Housto...
2019-10-13, 03:56

Trump gloats that more food will be sold amid trade war with China President Trump gushed about his trade deal with China — and boasted that so much more food will be sold that US farmers will have to step things up to meet the demand. “WOW, the Farmers really ...
2019-10-13, 04:42

UK remains a long way from Brexit deal: Downing Street source Britain remains a long way from agreeing a final Brexit deal and the next few days will be critical if it is to agree departure terms with the European Union, a Downing Street source said on Saturday....
2019-10-13, 05:00

Poland votes: PiS and its pact with the people Poles go to the ballot box on Sunday. The upcoming elections are expected to point the way ahead for Poland — but critics fear the country could move further toward an authoritarian dictatorship....
2019-10-13, 06:14

German government bans weapons exports to Turkey The German government is halting arms exports to Turkey. Berlin said the ban will apply on the assumption that the weapons could be used in the operation against Kurds in northern Syria....
2019-10-13, 06:14

Los Angeles Angels deny ESPN report team employee gave late pitcher Tyler Skaggs opioids A public relations employee for the Los Angeles Angels told federal investigators he supplied oxycodone to late pitcher Tyler Skaggs and abused the drug with him for years, according to a report publi...
2019-10-13, 06:14

Famed UWS deli Barney Greengrass shuttered for mice, roaches The Jewish deli, which bills itself "The Sturgeon King," was shuttered Thursday after Department of Health inspectors discovered six violations, five of them critical....
2019-10-13, 07:56

Joe Burrow again outstanding as No. 6 LSU takes down No. 7 Florida in clash of SEC unbeatens Joe Burrow again had a big day, throwing for three touchdowns, as No. 6 LSU beat No. 7 Florida in matchup of SEC unbeatens.       ...
2019-10-13, 08:42

Kubica: Williams F1 team removed Suzuka wing for "strange reasons" Robert Kubica has slammed the Williams Formula 1 team for removing its upgraded front wing from his car at the Japanese Grand Prix, saying it 'crossed boundaries' for "strange reasons"...
2019-10-13, 13:42

Reducing disaster risk, a good investment, and ‘the right thing to do’, says Guterres There is a strong economic case for climate resilience and reducing the risk of disasters, UN Secretary-General António Guterres said in a message to mark the International Day for Disaster Risk Reduc...
2019-10-13, 14:00

England hold full-blooded training session as they prepare for Australia in Rugby World Cup quarter-final England have sought to overcome any loss of momentum caused by the cancellation of their World Cup group decider by engaging in a full-blooded training session on the day they would have been facing F...
2019-10-13, 14:56

Brands Hatch BTCC: Dan Cammish storms from 12th to win race one Dan Cammish headed a shock Team Dynamics one-two in the opening British Touring Car Championship race at Brands Hatch as points leader and polesitter Colin Turkington dropped to fifth...
2019-10-13, 15:14

| Ntseki names Bafana line-up to face Mali Bafana Bafana coach Molefi Ntseki has named his starting XI for the Nelson Mandela Challenge match against Mali, his first in charge of the national team....
2019-10-13, 15:42