NEWSW.WORLD: Latest World and US News of the Day 22:52, 2019-12-02

New higher-speed Florida train has highest death rate in US

MIAMI — After Richard Branson announced his Virgin Group would partner with Brightline, Florida’s new higher-speed passenger rail service, a train wh...

New higher-speed Florida train has highest death rate in US

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Scotland has highest drug-related death rate in EU Scotland had the highest drug-related death rate in the European Union in 2018, with the likes of heroin, methadone and cocaine killing at almost th...
19:08, 2019-07-16

Scotland has highest drug death rate in Europe as it reaches worst level since records began Drug-related deaths have soared in Scotland, where they are at their worst level since records began....
17:28, 2019-07-16

US suicide rate at its highest since the end of the second world war Suicide rates in the US are at their highest since the second world war, and a new report shows an increase among Native Americans and Asian or Pacif...
06:48, 2019-06-20

Subways hit highest ‘on-time’ rate in six years: MTA Weekday subway trains are more punctual than they have been in six years, officials announced Thursday — but warned the improvements will plate...
23:44, 2019-09-12

Amazon deforestation hits highest rate in over a decade Deforestation in Brazil’s Amazon rainforest is at its worst in more than a decade, a government report said Monday, undermining officials’ claims tha...
17:48, 2019-11-19

US consumer sentiment hits highest level since July as rate cuts boost optimism George Frey/Getty Images US consumer sentiment hit its highest level in four months as Americans took advantage of lower interest rates and trade-war...
18:20, 2019-11-22

Cricket World Cup 2019 leading run scorers: Top batsmen standings, highest strike rate The world's finest one-day batsmen are battling it out to be named top run scorer at this summer's 2019 Cricket World Cup, a tournament that looks bl...
12:24, 2019-07-08

First Look: Amadou Fled Mauritania and the "Highest Rate of Slavery in the Entire World" in Netflix's Living Undocumented As we witness what appears to be an immigration crisis in America, it’s important to remember the people behind the statistics and politics. They are...
17:28, 2019-10-01

Death rate for black infants more than double rate for white infants A National Vital Statistics report published Thursday shows declines in infant death rates since 1995 continue, but the rate of decline has slowed in...
09:08, 2019-08-01

Lee Pomeroy death: Father stabbed to death on train 'taunted' his attacker, court hears A father who was stabbed to death on a train by another passenger was "taunting" his attacker, a court has heard....
16:32, 2019-06-27

ICE to train Florida officers to serve federal warrants LARGO, Fla. (AP) — The country’s immigration enforcement agency has announced a new partnership in Florida to allow some sheriff deputies to se...
00:32, 2019-05-07

Tattooed sex offender nabbed on L train for gruesome Florida murder NYPD cops busted a tatted convicted sex offender wanted for the “unusually gory” mutilation and murder of an elderly man in Florida last month, accor...
17:32, 2019-05-07

Florida’s new higher-speed train service has killed dozens since it launched Why Brightline has so many deaths is unclear; other area railroads haven’t had nearly as many....
19:36, 2019-12-02

Secret Service: President Trump, son Don Jr., No. 1, No. 2 highest death threats President Trump, once the popular reality TV host of “The Apprentice” and a favorite of celebrity shows and gossip columns, has become the No. 1 targ...
14:36, 2019-11-03

Richard Branson’s new high-speed train links luxe condos in Florida Virgin Trains USA — South Florida’s new express-train service, a collab between Brightline and Richard Branson’s Virgin Group — is reshaping developm...
11:52, 2019-05-02

Study: Closing ERs increases death rate in local communities The closure of a local emergency department can add 30 minutes or more to the trip of a person suffering a heart attack, and may increase the risk of...
17:40, 2019-09-04

Declining death rate suggests hospital ER services improving A new study highlights declining rates of death among patients visiting U.S. emergency rooms, suggesting care services offered by facilities is impro...
20:08, 2019-11-04

Declining death rate suggests improvement in hospital ER service delivery A new study highlights declining rates of death among patients visiting U.S. emergency rooms, suggesting care services offered by facilities is impro...
18:04, 2019-11-04

How Ohio is coping with its high opioid overdose death rate that's slamming its economy About 5,000 people die from opioid overdoses in Ohio each year. It's destroying families and hurting the state's workforce. Now the governo...
14:40, 2019-07-10

CCTV shows row moments before father stabbed to death on train CCTV shows the row in a train carriage moments before a father was stabbed to death by another passenger in front of his 14-year-old son....
17:48, 2019-06-26

Subway surfer falls to his death after climbing train in Queens A subway surfer plunged to his death just after 9 p.m. Saturday night while riding outside a Manhattan-bound train near the Queensboro Plaza station,...
08:28, 2019-11-24

Massive 'Cluckingham Palace' built for $15 million by the cofounder of a chicken empire is being auctioned off to the highest bidder two years after his death Courtesy of Concierge Auctions "Cluckingham Palace," a sprawling Texas mansion, was built in 1992 by architect Richard Drummond Davis for "Bo" Pilgri...
23:44, 2019-10-09

Barking death: police investigate body on train tracks at Upney station Police are investigating a death on the tracks near an east London train station after a body was found early on Monday morning....
15:00, 2019-05-13

Govia Thameslink Railway fined £1m over passenger's train window death Rail firm Govia Thameslink Railway (GTR) has been fined £1 million after a passenger was killed when his head went out of a train carriage window....
12:44, 2019-07-17

Fed leaves key interest rate unchanged but says uncertainties rising, signaling future rate cuts WASHINGTON (AP) — Fed leaves key interest rate unchanged but says uncertainties rising, signaling future rate cuts....
20:12, 2019-06-19

RBA interest rate decision: Reserve Bank keeps Australian cash rate on hold – as it happened Sales fall 0.1% in July, pointing to weaker GDP numbers. This blog has now closed 8.15am BST It’s been a strange day on the markets with very little ...
12:36, 2019-09-03

RBA interest rate decision: Reserve Bank keeps Australian cash rate on hold – business live Sales fell 0.1% in July, pointing to weaker GDP numbers tomorrow. Follow here for all the developments after Australian interest rates kept on hold 6...
08:04, 2019-09-03

Black Unemployment Rate for April 90 Percent Higher Than US Rate Overall Headlines have been heralding the nation’s having the lowest unemployment rate in almost 50 years, but the jobless rate for black people is almost 90...
02:16, 2019-05-07

Bootle railway track death: Boy, 12, dies after walking on electric train lines in Merseyside "The boy's family have been informed and are being supported by specially trained family liaison officers."...
16:24, 2019-10-15

Secret Service: President Trump and Donald Trump Jr. No. 1 and No. 2 highest death threats President Trump, once the popular reality TV host of The Apprentice and a favorite of celebrity shows and gossip columns, has become the No. 1 target...
16:16, 2019-11-03

Lee Pomeroy death: Police release harrowing audio of row moments before father repeatedly stabbed on train Police have released a harrowing recording of the row which took place moments before a father was stabbed to death on a train....
19:32, 2019-07-03

Darren Pencille found guilty of murdering father Lee Pomeroy who was stabbed to death on train in front of his son, 14, in row over blocking aisle A train passenger who stabbed a father 18 times after a row over aisle blocking has been found guilty of murder....
15:52, 2019-07-12

Florida man arrested in beating death of peeping Tom (NBC News) — A Florida man was arrested last week in the 2018 beating death of a peeping Tom whom he caught watching him and his girlfriend in ...
04:48, 2019-10-21

Florida man becomes fifth death linked to Tropical Storm Imelda Jefferson County spokeswoman Allison Getz said Saturday that 52-year-old Mark Dukaj, of Florida, was found dead Thursday in his stranded pickup truck...
19:52, 2019-09-21

Hillingdon station stabbing: Man stabbed to death on Tube train hours before young man killed in knife fight during evening of violence in west London Two men were stabbed to death in the space of two hours during an evening of violence in London....
10:16, 2019-09-25

Ex-Florida player charged with murder in wife’s 2016 death FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say a former University of Florida football player, Earl Antonio “Tony” Joiner, has been arrested and...
01:04, 2019-06-10

Alexa, did he do it? Smart device could be witness in suspicious Florida death Sylvia Galva Crespo killed by spear to chest in own homeAmazon Echo may hold evidence as husband chargedCalling the witness – Alexa. Police in Florid...
21:44, 2019-11-01

Florida girl arrested for posting ‘death list’ on Snapchat A 12-year-old Florida girl was arrested after posting a “death list” on Snapchat of students from her middle school, authorities said. The girl, who ...
19:16, 2019-12-09

Florida 13-year-old charged for allegedly stabbing grandma to death (WFLA) A 13-year-old Florida boy has been arrested and charged in the stabbing death of his grandmother. St. Petersburg Police Chief Anthony Holloway...
04:56, 2019-11-27

IT consultant 'stabbed to death on train after row broke out over him blocking the aisle' An IT consultant was stabbed to death in an alleged train rage attack after a row broke out over him blocking the aisle, the Old Bailey heard....
14:52, 2019-06-25

Passenger train crashes into freight train in Pakistan killing 10 and leaving 74 injured A passenger train today rammed into a freight train killing at least 10 people and injuring 64 others....
09:28, 2019-07-11

Video shows Amtrak train plowing into car left on New Jersey train tracks Wild video shows the moment an Amtrak train plowed into an unoccupied car left on the train tracks in New Jersey by an alleged drunken driver early W...
17:04, 2019-11-20

Florida woman arrested in nanny’s 1999 ‘barbaric’ beating death A Wisconsin sheriff said Friday that his investigators had cracked a 20-year-old murder mystery. Racine County Sheriff Christopher Schmaling announce...
02:00, 2019-11-09

Death or Gory Halloween bar pops up in South Florida with creepy cocktails Plus, here's how to make the ghoulish 'Til Death Do Us Part drink for your own October celebrations...
07:44, 2019-10-20

Florida man charged in Pinky the Flamingo’s death is fatally struck by truck A Florida man who sparked worldwide outrage after being accused of causing the death of Pinky, a popular dancing flamingo at Busch Gardens, has been ...
19:16, 2019-06-26

Japan train crash: Thirty injured after truck and train collide at crossing near Tokyo At least 30 people have been injured after a commuter train and a truck collided at a rail crossing near Tokyo....
08:04, 2019-09-05

Video shows a transit worker pulling a man off train tracks in San Francisco moments before a train speeds by SFBART/Twitter Transportation Supervisor John O'Connor was working at the Coliseum station Sunday evening "to help with crowd control after the Raide...
02:12, 2019-11-05

South Western train delays: Thousands hit by rush hour disruption in London as train derails in Wimbledon Thousands of commuters have been hit by morning rush hour delays after a train derailed at the Wimbledon depot....
09:44, 2019-10-14

Death toll climbs from vaping illnesses as Florida, Georgia report new fatalities Georgia and Florida health officials have both reported their first vaping-related deaths, bringing the total number of U.S. fatalities from a lung d...
23:28, 2019-09-25

Florida cops suspect Amazon device captured audio of a woman’s death Alexa, did a Florida man kill his girlfriend? Cops in Hallandale Beach are hoping to answer that question with audio recordings obtained from a pair ...
15:12, 2019-11-01

It Turns Out People From Florida Are Better at Guessing if a ‘Florida Man’ Story Really Happened in Florida By all accounts, it was a classic “Florida Man” story. On July 26, 2018, a 25-year-old man fired two shots in his home to ward off what h...
22:12, 2019-07-24

'Massive' Florida alligator does 'death roll' during 'wrestling match' with officers near school bus stop A “massive” alligator had to be removed from beside a children’s school bus stop in Florida Thursday morning....
23:32, 2019-05-09

Florida health officials say mosquito-borne virus that causes brain swelling, death detected in state Heads up, Floridians: A dangerous and potentially deadly mosquito-borne virus has been detected in the state, the Florida Department of Health in Ora...
15:04, 2019-07-29

Florida rapper YNW Melly could face death penalty in fatal shooting of 2 rising rap star's ‘best friends’: report YNW Melly may have a tough legal fight ahead of him after state prosecutors seek the death penalty in his double-murder case....
22:12, 2019-04-22

Lee Pomeroy's widow says killer 'doesn't deserve to live' after stabbing her husband to death in train row The killer who stabbed train passenger Lee Pomeroy to death "doesn't deserve to live," the victim's widow has said....
09:56, 2019-07-14

87-year-old Florida grandmother accused of intentionally overdosing her 30-year-old disabled grandson because she feared no one would care for him after her death (WFLA) An 87-year-old Florida grandmother is accused of killing her disabled, adult grandson. Investigators believe the grandmother, thinking she was...
06:44, 2019-09-26

Step aside, Florida Man: Florida Dog has arrived to drive donuts in front of your house The common saying goes, “There’s no such thing as a bad dog; only a bad dog owner.” The idea behind it is that a dog’s behavior is deeply influenced ...
18:00, 2019-11-25

Florida wildlife services declared open season in Florida — for iguanas Getty Images/carstenbrandt Record-breaking heat in Florida is attracting green iguanas, so much so that homeowners are now encouraged to kill the in...
09:00, 2019-07-27

After FBI briefing, Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis says Russian hackers accessed voter databases in 2 Florida counties TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — After FBI briefing, Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis says Russian hackers accessed voter databases in 2 Florida counties....
17:36, 2019-05-14

The Six Pack: Florida-Georgia, Miami-Florida State among best Week 10 college football picks The Lock of the Week has struggled all season long, but can it turn around down the stretch?...
19:12, 2019-10-31

Florida vs. Florida State odds: 2019 college basketball picks, Nov. 10 predictions from advanced simulation The SportsLine Projection Model has simulated Sunday's Florida vs. Florida State game 10,000 times....
16:36, 2019-11-10

Poll Attacks: Florida moves up to No. 3 on one AP Top 25 ballot after double-digit home loss to Florida State It appears at least one Associated Press voter doesn't know the Seminoles beat the Gators on Sunday...
21:16, 2019-11-11

Florida vs. Florida State: Prediction, pick, odds, line, point spread, football game, kickoff time, preview The Gators look to record back-to-back 10-win seasons for the first time since the Urban Meyer era...
19:08, 2019-11-30

Florida vs. Florida State: Live stream, watch online, TV channel, Iron Bowl time, odds, line, pick, prediction The Gators look to record back-to-back 10-win seasons for the first time since the Urban Meyer era...
02:12, 2019-12-01

Florida Dog Drives Pretty Much The Same As Most Florida Drivers Florida does not have the best reputation for careful or attentive drivers. So when a dog gets behind the wheel, the driving isn’t all that different...
03:52, 2019-11-23

US travel to Canada highest since 2007 Some 12.3 million US residents headed to Canada in the first half of 2019, the highest first-half record since 2007, according to Statistics Canada....
23:04, 2019-08-22

U.S. Suicide Rates Are the Highest They’ve Been Since World War II U.S. suicide rates are at their highest since World War II, according to federal data—and the opioid crisis, widespread social media use and hi...
11:24, 2019-06-20

The 25 US states with the highest sales tax, ranked Paul Abell/AP Photos Your Black Friday and Cyber Monday purchases may cost a little more if you live in a state with high sales tax. Every state dete...
19:00, 2019-11-27

The highest-paid CEOs by state Here are the top paid CEOs by state for 2018, as calculated by The Associated Press and Equilar, an executive data firm. The survey considered only p...
19:56, 2019-05-24

They’d Climb the Highest Mountain, but Not Necessarily for Each Other She is a professional ski mountaineer and adventurer; he is a Realtor, who also has completed two-thirds of his own “ultimate world triathlon.”...
15:52, 2019-08-10

EU election: Turnout highest in 20 years Voter turnout is on track to rise for the first time since European Parliament elections began in 1979. Stakes are high as far-right groups and euros...
06:00, 2019-05-27

Calling for USMCA at the highest levels Ex-Im approves $5B loan for Mozambique LNG project — Senate Appropriations bill boosts USTR budget by just $1M...
16:12, 2019-09-27

The 16 highest goalscorers in European football right now Getty The European football season is underway with all of its major domestic leagues and international competitions having kicked off. Forwards arou...
17:00, 2019-10-30

Hotels with the highest marks from guests Here are the hotel brands that guests were most satisfied with, according to a J.D. Power study.       ...
19:08, 2019-07-24

Measles cases in US highest since 1992, CDC says The U.S. is experiencing the highest number of measles cases since the early 1990s, federal health officials said Monday. ...
18:00, 2019-08-27

'It's the highest honour you can get as a player' - Van Dijk "Virgil van Dijk reflects on the enormity of the honour it is to be named the PFA Player of the Year."...
13:08, 2019-05-01

ECB keeps key interest rate at historic low The European Central Bank has left its benchmark refinancing rate on hold at a historic low of 0%....
14:04, 2019-10-24

Fat burning heart rate: Everything you need to know A person's fat burning heart rate depends on their age. Staying within this heart rate range during exercise is supposed to help people lose weight. ...
02:44, 2019-08-10

Rate Spikes and Crises: Here We Go Again Interest rates make a lot of headlines these days. We find important correlations between the rates and the overall health of the stock market and ec...
12:52, 2019-05-01

Hacking Your Way to the Best Hotel Rate Booking at the last minute, playing “hotel roulette,” and even resorting to scalpers can yield savings....
11:20, 2019-06-28

Venice Floods Because of Highest Tide in 50 Years The mayor called for a state of emergency and the closing of all schools after the Italian city was submerged under “acqua alta,” an exceptionally hi...
13:00, 2019-11-13

U.S. measles cases in 2019 highest since 1992 The United States recorded 971 cases of measles in the first five months of 2019, surpassing the total for any year since 1992, which was before the ...
03:08, 2019-05-31

Amazon deforestation 'at highest level in a decade' Almost 10,000 sq kms lost in year to August, according to Brazilian government dataDeforestation of the Brazilian Amazon has hit the highest annual l...
17:52, 2019-11-18

Athlete safety 'highest priority' in Tokyo - BOA "The British Olympic Association insist there is no \u0027higher priority\u0027 than athlete safety at the Tokyo games."...
15:44, 2019-08-13

Avengers: Endgame becomes highest-grossing film ever After 10 years at the top, Avatar has been overtaken by Avengers: Endgame as the highest-grossing film ever....
11:00, 2019-07-22

The highest credit score is 850, but you don't need it to get the best interest rates Shutterstock The highest credit score is 850. You don't need a perfect score to qualify for the best interest rates on loans, but your score will nee...
19:44, 2019-10-18

Hotels with the highest marks from guests, per J.D. Power Here are the hotel brands that guests were most satisfied with, according to a J.D. Power study.       ...
12:04, 2019-07-24

The 10 highest-grossing movies of all time may surprise you If you want to tell the story of America at the movies, look no further than the list of the 10 highest-grossing films of all time....
16:40, 2019-07-02

World's highest mountains -- and size-isn't-everything alternatives Stark, scary, seductive, forever inscrutable. These are the world's highest mountains by continent -- and some viable alternative peaks to "conquer."...
14:12, 2019-11-29

Netherlands and Belgium record highest ever temperatures All-time records in Germany and Luxembourg could also fall in continent-wide heatwaveThe Netherlands and Belgium have recorded their highest ever tem...
16:28, 2019-07-24

Deaths by suicide and drugs highest among Generation X People born in the 1960s and 70s stand out as the generation most likely to die by suicide or drug poisoning, data shows....
19:20, 2019-08-13

U.S. measles cases in 2019 highest since 1994 The United States recorded 971 cases of measles in the first five months of 2019, surpassing the total for any year since 1994, the U.S. Centers for ...
01:32, 2019-05-31

CBOE Holdings May Volume is Highest for 2013 CHICAGO, June 3, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- CBOE Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: CBOE) reported today that May trading volume for options contracts on Chicago Boar...
14:28, 2019-05-01

Fox posts highest US Open ratings since 2013 LOS ANGELES (AP) — This year’s U.S. Open was the most watched since Fox started televising the event in 2015. Nielsen ratings show Sunday’...
01:16, 2019-06-18

EU elections: Turnout estimate highest in 20 years Voter turnout is on track to rise for the first time since European Parliament elections began in 1979. Stakes are high as far-right groups and euros...
23:52, 2019-05-26

Venice devastated by second highest tide in history Venice's mayor called the city a disaster zone on Wednesday after the second highest tide ever recorded swept through it overnight, flooding its hist...
12:36, 2019-11-13

Revealed: The highest earners on Instagram this year Kylie Jenner, Ariana Grande and Dwayne Johnson are among the highest earning stars on Instagram....
14:48, 2019-07-25

From the Highest Heights to the Lowest Depths, in Photographs François Lebeau’s “Climbing Rock” and Christian Vizl’s “Silent Kingdom” reveal the sublime edges of the earth....
12:44, 2019-11-25

Same-sex marriage approved by Ecuador's highest court In a landmark ruling, Ecuador has become the latest Latin American state to approve same-sex marriage. Constitutional Court rulings are "binding and ...
04:04, 2019-06-13

Ed Sheeran now has the highest-grossing tour of all time LOS ANGELES — Ed Sheeran’s Divide Tour is one for the record books. Pollstar confirms the 28-year-old British singer‘s tour will set the ...
18:32, 2019-08-05

Looks Like It's Time for Everyone to Put Nancy Pelosi on the Highest Pedestal Possible As House Speaker Nancy Pelosi promises to finally impeach President Donald Trump, her fans are losing their minds. Pelosi, a California Democrat, ann...
02:28, 2019-09-25

These are the highest paying entry-level jobs in the US No full-time job experience? No problem. This crop of college grads is entering one of the best job markets in decades, with an unemployment rate of ...
16:24, 2019-05-16

UN: Monthly Afghan casualties highest since 2017 KABUL, Afghanistan — July saw the highest number of civilian casualties in Afghanistan in a single month since 2017, the U.N. mission said Saturday. ...
12:52, 2019-08-03

List: Top 10 sanctuary cities with the highest crime Three of the top 10 sanctuary cities with the highest crime are represented in Washington by the leading proponents of protecting illegal immigrants,...
19:00, 2019-09-24

Only scenario where Yankees would blow by highest luxury tax The looming luxury tax won’t hold the Yankees back. Hal Steinbrenner said Wednesday morning he would be willing to surpass the highest luxury tax thr...
18:16, 2019-06-19

Met Office confirms highest temperature ever recorded in the UK The 38.7°C recorded in Cambridge Botanic Garden on 25 July has now been confirmed to be the highest temperature ever recorded in the UK...
15:20, 2019-07-30

Ed Sheeran now has the highest grossing tour of all time LOS ANGELES — Ed Sheeran’s Divide Tour is one for the record books. Pollstar confirms the 28-year-old British singer‘s tour will set the ...
07:12, 2019-08-03

U.S. measles cases at its highest since elimination in 2000: CDC The United States has recorded 695 measles cases from 22 states as of April 24, the largest number of cases reported in the country since measles was...
02:32, 2019-04-25

These are the 10 highest-paid female singers of 2019 Getty Images (Aaron J. Thornton, Frazer Harrison, Gareth Cattermole) / Business Insider (Ruqayyah Moynihan) Forbes has published a ranking of the mos...
17:32, 2019-11-20

Ed Sheeran's tour becomes highest grossing of all time Ed Sheeran has thanked his fans after it was revealed that his Divide tour is now the most attended and highest grossing of all time....
21:00, 2019-08-02

Germany's second-highest traffic bridge opens The Hochmoselbrücke or "High Mosel Bridge" has opened to traffic. The controversial structure brings a road project connecting Germany to Benelux a s...
17:20, 2019-11-21

List: Top 10 highest crime sanctuary cities Three of the top 10 highest crime sanctuary cities are represented in Washington by the leading proponents of protecting illegal immigrants, House Sp...
18:32, 2019-09-24

All languages, however different, convey information at the same rate Languages differ in how much information they encode per syllable. But speaking at different speeds means they all convey data at the same rate...
20:28, 2019-09-04

The XFL Is Remembering Guys At An Alarming Rate The XFL Draft starts today at 10 a.m. Eastern, and it might actually be worth checking in on, because it sounds bananas. There are going to be 71 rou...
15:24, 2019-10-15

US economy grew at solid 3.1% rate in Q1 WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. economy grew at a solid 3.1% rate in the first three months of the year, but much of that gain was based on temporary fact...
14:52, 2019-05-30

The Fed: Is There Such a Thing as a "Neutral" Rate Policy? Our analyst Murray Gunn says "The Fed doesn’t control the economy." Now see his evidence -- namely, a 40-plus year chart of GDP and the Fed Fun...
12:52, 2019-05-01

This little-known metric is key to the Fed’s interest rate decisions Analyzing the employment numbers that came out on July 5 requires a basic understanding of BS. “BS” doesn’t mean what you are thinking. In this case,...
04:08, 2019-07-09

Will Fed Rate Cuts Bolster Job Growth? Corporations slowed hiring in May amid concerns over the drawn-out trade war with China. Are Fed rate cuts the impetus that can galvanize employment?...
13:16, 2019-06-17

The Fed should ditch the rate cut and re-establish its independence The Fed’s big problem is that the economy isn’t doing badly enough for rate cuts — no matter how much the president begs. Last Friday the Bureau of E...
05:20, 2019-07-30

The Fed should stop its interest-rate games Rather than try to figure out which placebo will best assuage the delicate psychologies of day-traders, the Federal Reserve Board should announce it ...
21:28, 2019-08-01

US unemployment rate falls to five-decade low of 3.5% Unemployment his a 50-year low in September even though nonfarm payrolls rose by just 136,000 as the economy nears full employment, the Labor Departm...
15:20, 2019-10-04

Why is the C-section rate still climbing in Canada? Every year the rate of delivering a baby via surgery continues to climb and is far above the ideal rate put forward by the World Health Organization....
00:12, 2019-05-29

CDC: US fertility rate falls to ‘all-time-low’ Pregnant woman sitting on sofa with blank notebook, pen, tiny shoes and sonogram and writing names for her baby, making shopping list, top view, copy...
16:16, 2019-07-26

What is the ideal heart rate when running? Keeping track of heart rate while running can help people maximize their fitness or weight loss goals. Learn about heart rate zones, safe levels, and...
03:00, 2019-09-18

Arizona’s unemployment rate drops again TUCSON – Arizona’s unemployment rate dropped again in September. The state Office of Economic Opportunity says the seasonally-adjusted jo...
00:08, 2019-10-19

The Mets Are Metsing At An Alarming Rate The high point of the Mets’ existence on Sunday, and not inconceivably of their entire season, came when the team’s Twitter account attempted to dunk...
15:48, 2019-06-24

For a Cut-Rate Escape to the Caribbean, Think Strategically How to plan a sun-drenched island vacation this winter without paying a premium? Here, 4 ways to shore up the best deals Plus: Tips from seasoned Car...
18:28, 2019-11-12

Minutes show some on Fed still think rate hikes possible WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal Reserve officials at their recent meeting believed the central bank could remain “patient” in deciding when to ...
20:16, 2019-05-22

Welcome to Morocco, a first-rate destination for sports "Morocco is a country that delights sports fans with its exceptional facilities that enable a range of sports to be played in perfect conditions."...
12:08, 2019-12-05

Report: Number of MBTA derailments among nation’s highest BOSTON (AP) — Federal records show the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority has one of the highest rates of derailments among the nation’...
17:40, 2019-06-12

Highest number in 10 years sent to jail for weapon possession The number of offenders sentenced for possessing a weapon has risen to the highest level in a decade — despite a slump in the overall number of crimi...
13:36, 2019-11-14

US income inequality jumps to highest level ever recorded Thomson Reuters Income inequality in the US reached its highest level in more than half a century last year. While the economy has expanded steadily...
18:12, 2019-09-27

Best Buy outdoes itself and Microsoft by offering the highest Surface Pro 6 discounts ever For the umpteenth time in the last few months, the popular Surface Pro 6 tablet is on sale from Microsoft at a cool $200 discount in multiple configu...
09:24, 2019-06-07

Measles Outbreak Infects 695, Highest Number Since 2000 The outbreak, linked to skepticism about vaccines, has led to extraordinary measures, including $1,000 fines and bans on unvaccinated children in pub...
18:20, 2019-06-13

Glassdoor: 14 of the 25 highest-paying U.S. jobs for 2019 are in tech Glassdoor has put together its list of the top 25 highest-paying U.S. jobs for 2019, and 14 them are in the tech industry.Read More...
10:17, 2019-09-18

Men’s field open in race up Northeast’s highest peak PINKHAM NOTCH, N.H. (AP) — An annual race up the highest peak in the Northeast United States is taking place without last year’s winning runner...
15:04, 2019-06-15

Sweden's highest peak loses its title due to melting ice Sweden's tallest mountain has lost its title, and climate change is to blame, as the glacier covering its summit continues to shrink due to rising te...
20:48, 2019-09-10

CDC confirms 981 measles cases in U.S., now highest count since 1992 The 981 U.S. measles cases reported by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Monday is an increase by 41 from the previous report last we...
11:12, 2019-06-04

Car insurance rates in New York among nation’s highest: survey New York has the most expensive car insurance rates of 47 states surveyed in a recent study by WalletHub....
04:44, 2019-06-30

Glassdoor: 10 of the 25 highest-paying U.S. jobs for 2019 are in tech Glassdoor has put together its list of the top 25 highest-paying U.S. jobs for 2019, and 10 of them are in the tech industry.Read More...
07:40, 2019-09-18

Migrant detentions at U.S.-Mexico border in May highest since 2007 Agents made 132,887 apprehensions in May, the first time that apprehensions have topped 100,000 since April 2007....
23:08, 2019-06-05

Greek unemployment, highest in EU, dips in early 2019 ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greek national statistics show that unemployment, long the highest in the European Union, fell in the first quarter when compar...
15:28, 2019-06-13

Heart failure deaths highest in poorest US counties (Reuters Health) - People living in U.S. counties with the highest rates of poverty are more likely to die from heart failure than those from more af...
21:32, 2019-09-04

What not to study: The 20 college majors with the highest unemployment rates Christian Lagerek/Shutterstock Even if you have a high-paying job, it doesn't mean you have guaranteed job stability. According to a recent study b...
18:52, 2019-09-09

Sir Ralph Lauren KBE Has Been Awarded Her Majesty’s Highest Honour In accepting the honorary knighthood insignia from the Prince of Wales, Lauren became the first American designer to be awarded the UK’s highest hono...
10:48, 2019-06-20

NC’s highest court hears arguments about Blackbeard flagship NEW BERN, N.C. (AP) — A lawsuit over the rights to photos and video from the wreckage of the pirate Blackbeard’s flagship is still winding its ...
18:08, 2019-05-16

WATCH: These are top 10 highest-paid entertainers in the world right now according to Forbes A look at Forbes' list of the top 10 highest-paid entertainers over the last 12 months, with Taylor Swift top of the pile ahead of Kylie Jenner....
20:08, 2019-07-10

Measles cases in U.S. reach 940, highest count since 1994 The number of measles cases in the United States hit 940 last week, the highest number reported since 1994, the Centers for Disease Control and Preve...
17:20, 2019-05-28

US consumer confidence hits highest level since November WASHINGTON (AP) — American consumers felt more confident this month, shrugging off a rocky stock market and heightened trade tensions between the Uni...
16:48, 2019-05-28

Spike Lee Will Be Given Film at Lincoln Center’s Highest Honor The director is the 46th winner of the Chaplin Award. Past recipients include Martin Scorsese and Alfred Hitchcock....
18:20, 2019-11-07

Drug deaths soar to highest level on record A government adviser blames cuts to treatment programmes as the death toll hit 2,917 in 2018....
14:48, 2019-08-15

Mercedes to pay highest ever F1 entry fee in 2020 after record 2019 Mercedes' success in its record-breaking 2019 Formula 1 season means it must pay its highest-ever FIA entry fee for next year, despite scoring fewer ...
15:28, 2019-12-05

4 Your Health: The women at highest risk of deadly cancer Certain women are more at risk of a deadly form of breast cancer. Certain women may face a higher risk of an aggressive and hard to treat form of bre...
17:48, 2019-07-09

Carbon dioxide levels highest in human history Atmospheric levels of planet-warming carbon dioxide have hit a record high of more than 415 parts per million. The accelerated rise of man-made green...
05:36, 2019-05-14

Ed Sheeran breaks U2's record for highest-grossing tour ever Suffolk singer’s Divide tour has generated over $736m (£607m), and still has 12 dates left to runEd Sheeran’s Divide Tour has been named the highest-...
19:16, 2019-08-02

How Dubai is building one of the highest infinity pools in the world At Dubai's Palm Tower, an infinity swimming pool that's 210 meters high will offer 360-degree views of the Palm Jumeirah, Indian Ocean and the Dubai ...
10:32, 2019-07-31

You now need to make more than $500,000 a year to be in the 1% in America, new study shows — and that's the highest it's ever been Nick Starichenko/Shutterstock.com You'd need to make at least $515,371 a year to be considered one of the top 1% of taxpayers in 2017, an analysis of...
18:52, 2019-10-17

Man Sets World Record For Highest Speed Reached On A Tuk Tuk A man who has set a new world record for the highest speed reached on a tuk tuk says he is "over the moon" at his achievement. Matt Everard, 46, from...
06:36, 2019-05-14

US measles cases hit highest level in 25 years, officials say U.S. measles cases in 2019 have climbed to their highest level in 25 years, officials announced Wednesday....
21:56, 2019-04-24

Atmospheric CO2 levels just hit the highest point in the history of our species The Earth is dealing with something that it hasn’t faced in at least the last 800,000 years. It’s a dramatic shift in the levels of carbo...
19:48, 2019-05-13

Two people die as Venice floods at highest level in 50 years ‘This is result of climate change,’ says Venice mayor, who declares state of emergency In pictures: flooding in VeniceTwo people have died as the hig...
17:24, 2019-11-13

How NBA Players Became the World's Highest-Paid Union Workers In an era of massive wealth inequality, the NBA union offers a blueprint for fairer distribution of profits for workers....
17:52, 2019-10-24

'It's not about ego', says speed climber who tamed world's 14 highest peaks Nirmal Purja says hardest part of his record-breaking feat was solving a diplomatic impasse with ChinaNirmal “Nims” Purja’s record-breaking ascent of...
16:56, 2019-11-01

The top 10 highest-grossing films of all time in the US, adjusted for inflation Here are the top 10 highest-grossing films if Hollywood did adjust the box office based on modern ticket prices in the U.S.     ...
20:32, 2019-07-22

Insurance payouts for car theft at highest level since 2012 News 28 May, 2019 Figures from the Association of British Insurers suggest a payout for motor vehicle theft is made every eight minutes...
12:24, 2019-05-28

Asthma deaths in England and Wales 'highest in a decade' Nearly 13,000 people in England and Wales have died from asthma attacks since 2009, figures show....
01:36, 2019-08-09

Getting The Highest Score Possible In Mario Maker 2 Is Harder Than You Might Expect If I asked you what is the highest possible score achievable in Super Mario Maker 2, you would assume 999,999,990. That’s usually how video games wor...
21:20, 2019-08-11

Ex-soldier climbs world's 14 highest peaks in 189 days Former Gurkha Nirmal Purja completed feat in six months and six daysA Nepalese former British army soldier has climbed all 14 of the world’s 8,000-me...
15:32, 2019-10-29

Man Utd wage bill highest ever for Premier League club "Manchester United have a yearly wage bill of £332 million, the highest ever reported by a Premier League club."...
17:04, 2019-10-14

Man Utd to make David De Gea highest-paid goalkeeper in the world Manchester United are set to make David De Gea the highest-paid goalkeeper in the world after a breakthrough in talks to hand the Spaniard a new deal...
11:24, 2019-07-16

U.S. measles cases hit highest level since eradication in 2000 The United States has confirmed 695 measles cases so far this year, the highest level since the country declared it had eliminated the virus in 2000,...
02:32, 2019-04-25

New Zealand cuts benchmark interest rate to new low of 1.5% WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — Citing lower global growth, New Zealand’s Reserve Bank has cut the nation’s benchmark interest rate by a q...
05:52, 2019-05-08

Suicide rate rises for first time since 2013 The suicide rate in the UK has risen for the first time in five years, official figures show....
14:56, 2019-09-03

Arizona unemployment rate declines to 4.8% in April PHOENIX (AP) — Arizona’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate dropped to 4.8% in April, down from 5% in March. State officials say ArizonaR...
07:08, 2019-05-18

Birth rate in England and Wales at all-time low Rate drops by 46% from its ultimate peak in 1947 as 657,076 babies are bornThe birth rate in England and Wales has hit its lowest level since records...
18:40, 2019-08-01

US productivity grew at solid 3.4% rate in first quarter WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. productivity grew at a strong 3.4% rate in the January-March quarter, the best showing in more than four years. It is an encou...
14:40, 2019-06-06

Kentucky’s jobless rate stays unchanged in May FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky officials say the state’s unemployment rate was unchanged in May. The Kentucky Center for Statistics says the st...
11:44, 2019-06-21

The Latest: Strong US job gains of 263,000 cuts rate to 3.6% WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the April jobs report (all times local): 8:30 a.m. Hiring jumped in April as U.S. employers added 263,000 jobs, a str...
15:56, 2019-05-03

Stocks surge after Fed signals probable rate cut Wall Street just got a shot in the arm from the Federal Reserve. Stocks notched fresh highs — with the S&P briefly topping 3,000 for the first time e...
00:20, 2019-07-11

IVF study finds success rate a third lower in men over 51 than under 35 Expert who led study of 5,000 IVF cycles at London clinic busts myth that male fertility lasts for everIVF success rates decline significantly in old...
18:52, 2019-06-26

Unemployment rate in Arizona remains unchanged in May TUCSON – The seasonally adjusted unemployment rate for Arizona, which adjusts for seasonal fluctuations in the labor force, has remained unchan...
00:32, 2019-06-21

Bank of Canada holds key interest rate at 1.75% Unlike other advanced economies, Canada is not cutting interest rates just yet. But our resilience in the face of a slowing global economy will be in...
16:04, 2019-10-30

Crude Oil Bulls Got Their Rate Cut. And... Oil Prices Crashed 8.1% in One Day? Before the Fed's July 31 decision on interest rates, oil bulls crossed their fingers for the first rate cut since 2008. That's exactly what happened....
16:20, 2019-08-02

Revealed: IVF success rate has peaked and may now be in decline The chance of becoming pregnant from IVF appears to have peaked and may be in decline, the latest European data revealed today....
12:28, 2019-06-25

A pro-growth carbon tax could lower the payroll tax rate The demand for climate change action is growing, prompting many conservatives to look for policies to address climate change while holding true to th...
06:48, 2019-08-03

How does ‘Toy Story 4’ rate among all Pixar sequels? Here are our rankings. The new movie aims to measure up against the other "Toy Story" sequels, as well as follow-ups for "The Incredibles," "Finding Nemo" and "Cars."...
20:44, 2019-06-20

RhythmNet uses AI to estimate your heart rate using your face In a preprint paper on Arxiv.org, researchers at IEEE propose a system that can estimate heart rate from video footage of a person's face.Read More...
16:44, 2019-10-30

US productivity grows at solid 3.6% rate in first quarter WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. productivity grew at a solid 3.6% rate in the first three months of this year, the strongest quarterly gain in more than four ...
14:56, 2019-05-02

Bank of Canada keeps key interest rate steady at 1.75% Despite Canada's rebounding growth, the central bank remains concerned about global trade tensions....
16:36, 2019-07-10

Hispanic unemployment rate drops to all-time low The Hispanic unemployment rate has dropped to an all-time low since the Labor Department first started collecting data on it in 1973....
20:00, 2019-05-03

Fed chairman hints at first interest rate cut in over a decade Officials believe weakening global economy and rising trade tensions strengthened the case for a rate cut, Jerome Powell wroteThe US looks increasing...
16:36, 2019-07-10

Black unemployment rate hits record low The unemployment rate among black Americans hit a record low in August, closing in on the gap in unemployment rates between white and black Americans...
23:12, 2019-09-06

US adds 128,000 jobs as unemployment rate ticks up to 3.6% WASHINGTON – U.S. job growth slowed less than expected in October as the drag from a strike at General Motors was offset by gains elsewhere, wh...
13:52, 2019-11-01

CDC study reveals surge in U.S. autism rate Autism rates have surged at an alarming rate in various states around the United States since 2010, a new study says....
22:44, 2019-04-11

Will a Rate Cut Boost Equities, Defer any Recession? The Fed is expected to cut rates next week. Is a rate cut deep into an economic expansion unusual? It did so in 1987 and 1998. Find out what happened...
18:24, 2019-07-26

How to get a lower mortgage interest rate on your home fstop123/Getty Images Getting approved for a mortgage can be complex, but if you do things right, you may be able to get a lower mortgage interest ra...
19:08, 2019-10-07

America’s Abortion Rate Has Dropped to Its Lowest Ever New research suggests contraception and fewer pregnancies are more responsible for the decline than state laws restricting abortion....
06:16, 2019-09-18

Oro Valley residents could see water rate increase ORO VALLEY, Ariz. – Residents in Oro Valley could see their water rates increase. Oro Valley council members will be voting to approve the incr...
15:44, 2019-05-15

The Amazon Rainforest Is Burning at an Alarming Rate The fires are reportedly burning the fastest they have since officials began tracking them in 2013....
17:20, 2019-08-22

Run for cover NYC! Innocents being shot at an alarming rate June is only half over, and already this month seven innocent bystanders have been struck by bullets, two fatally, around the city. The four-borough ...
03:08, 2019-06-14

Trump knocks Fed chairman and calls for rate cut President Trump on Monday continued his broadside against Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell, saying he has a “horrendous lack of vision,” and ca...
21:08, 2019-08-19

Canada’s inflation rate steady at 1.9% in September Price growth remains close to the Bank of Canada's two-per cent target, reducing the chance of an in interest-rate adjustment in the near future....
15:20, 2019-10-16

Will Global Rate Shifts Come to the Treasury Market? In his interview with Dana Weeks, Jordan Kotick looks to major bond market trends abroad for what may be next in the U.S. Treasuries market....
12:52, 2019-05-01

What job growth in June can reveal about a Fed rate cut in July Slowing private payroll growth in June, an indicator of broader labor market performance, will play a key role in whether the Federal Reserve cuts in...
18:44, 2019-07-03

Eurozone jobless rate lowest in over a decade FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — The unemployment rate has fallen fell to its lowest since August 2008 in the 19 countries that use the euro, as domestic de...
11:40, 2019-06-04

What the Federal Reserve’s interest rate cut actually means A funny thing happened on the way to the Federal Reserve’s latest interest rate cut: borrowing costs have actually risen. And by a lot. Worse, the cr...
22:24, 2019-09-18

Australia cuts interest rate to record low Australia's central bank has slashed interest rates for the third time since June in a bid to boost the flagging domestic economy. The rate cut comes...
09:40, 2019-10-01

Veteran unemployment rate reaches 19-year low Veterans are among the groups prospering in the job market, according to the latest report from the Bureau of Labor Statistics....
00:44, 2019-05-04

NYC’s rent-stabilized units about to see rate hikes The city’s Rent Guidelines Board narrowly backed a proposal Tuesday night that would hike rents for the million-plus New Yorkers who live in re...
23:00, 2019-05-08

Trump fails to see rate cut would hurt savers Donald Trump just doesn’t seem to understand interest rates. The president went on several tweet rants recently, his latest attempt to bully the Fede...
05:20, 2019-07-30

Indeed: AI job-posting rate slows and interest dips Job-posting growth for AI jobs has slowed, and interest in these jobs is also dipping compared to a year earlier, according to job site Indeed.Read M...
15:44, 2019-06-28

Study: U.S. abortion rate drops to record low Abortion in the United States has dropped to its lowest level since the practice was legalized 45 years ago despite a recent increase in laws prevent...
10:29, 2019-09-18

Markets surge after Fed signals rate-cut probability The stock market roared Tuesday as Federal Reserve officials signaled they were open to cutting rates to prolong the US economy’s 10-year expansion. ...
22:44, 2019-06-04

US economy grew at solid 3.1% rate in first quarter WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. economy grew at a healthy 3.1% rate in the first three months of this year, but signs are mounting that growth has slowed ...
14:40, 2019-06-27

Amazon deforestation officially hits highest level in a decade The loss of nearly 10,000 square kilometres of forest in the Amazon between August 2018 to July 2019 is the first official confirmation that deforest...
16:40, 2019-11-18

Nets’ Spencer Dinwiddie buys highest penthouse in Brooklyn It’s a slam dunk for Brooklyn Nets point guard Spencer Dinwiddie, who is in contract to buy a penthouse at Brooklyn Point, Gimme Shelter has le...
02:12, 2019-09-05

IBM’s DRAM inventor Bob Dennard gets chip industry’s highest honor Robert Dennard, now an IBM Fellow Emeritus, was awarded the semiconductor chip industry's highest honor: The Robert N. Noyce Award.Read More...
06:08, 2019-11-08

Highest-earning 'Jeopardy!' champs to play for a share of $1.5 million The three top money winners in “Jeopardy!” history will vie for a share of $1.5 million in January....
16:44, 2019-11-19

Suicide rates highest and rising fastest in U.S. rural communities (Reuters Health) - Suicide rates are rising across the U.S., especially in rural communities and places with high poverty and a proliferation of gun ...
23:44, 2019-09-12

Extinct 'Denisovan' people may have lived on Earth's highest plateau The Tibetan Plateau is a tough environment so we thought humans arrived only about 12,000 years ago, but it seems someone was there 40,000 to 30,000 ...
10:40, 2019-04-09

Ex-soldier smashes record for climbing world's 14 highest mountains A former soldier from Nepal has climbed the world's 14 highest peaks in just over six months, smashing the previous record by over 7 years....
14:36, 2019-10-29

Barcelona have highest salary limit in La Liga - €30m more than Real Madrid Barcelona have the highest salary limit in La Liga, with a maximum spend of €30 million more than Real Madrid for the 2019-20 campaign....
22:52, 2019-09-09

Second-to-last ‘Game of Thrones’ episode had the highest ratings in the show’s history Sunday night’s episode of Game of Thrones was certainly a controversial one, with Daenerys finally making good on the fan theory that she was d...
21:44, 2019-05-14

New Zealand's highest court rejects Eminem damages appeal New Zealand's top court on Tuesday rejected an appeal by U.S. rapper Eminem against a lower court ruling that reduced the damages a political party w...
08:36, 2019-05-15

Harden grabs 59 as Rockets win third-highest scoring game in NBA history James Harden scores 59 including game-winning free throwTeams combine for third most points in NBA regulation gameJames Harden scored 59 points and h...
04:28, 2019-10-31

State income tax rates across America, ranked from highest to lowest MediaNews Group/Boulder Daily Camera via Getty Images/Contributor Taxes are due on April 15, 2020. Many Americans will file a state income tax return...
22:56, 2019-10-30

Trump slaps Iran’s national bank with ‘highest sanctions ever’ President Trump on Friday said he slapped economic sanctions on Iran’s national bank that go “right to the top” as he seeks ways to retaliate against...
19:20, 2019-09-20

'Avengers: Endgame' beats 'Avatar' to become highest-grossing movie ever Marvel's superhero saga "Avengers: Endgame" has pushed passed James Cameron's "Avatar" to become the highest-earning movie of all time. If accounting...
10:40, 2019-07-22

Saudi oil attacks push prices up by highest amount since 1988 Price of Brent crude surges by more than $12 a barrel as 5% of world’s oil supply is wiped outThe Saudi oil attacks have triggered the steepest crude...
22:04, 2019-09-16

'Avengers: Endgame' passes 'Avatar' to become the highest-grossing film ever "Avengers: Endgame," the Disney and Marvel blockbuster, will move past "Avatar" on the list of all-time highest grossing films on Sunday in its 13th ...
05:36, 2019-07-21

Avengers: Endgame tops Avatar to be highest grossing film Marvel Studios sequel has earned $3bn since its release in April, breaking 10-year recordAvengers: Endgame has surpassed Avatar to become the highest...
19:44, 2019-07-22

‘Avengers: Endgame’ sinks ‘Titanic’ to become second-highest grossing film As the late, great Stan Lee would say, “Excelsior!” “Avengers: Endgame” crushed the competition at the box office once again last week in padding its...
22:04, 2019-05-05

Charity Everest rugby match breaks record for highest ever A group of rugby players, including former internationals, has taken part in a record-breaking charity match held 20,771ft (6,331m) up Mount Everest....
12:56, 2019-05-07

Queen Elizabeth bestows highest honour on granddaughter-in-law Kate Queen Elizabeth has given Kate, Duchess of Cambridge a new title and it's the grandest honour yet....
08:44, 2019-04-30

These are Beyond Meat's 15 highest-profile partnerships in the food industry (BYND) Drew Angerer/Getty Images Beyond Meat's success is due in part to numerous high-profile partnerships with restaurant chains and food-delivery service...
14:28, 2019-10-17

Micro ring resonator has highest quality factor to date Researchers at MIT and Singapore University of Technology (SUTD) have demonstrated a micro ring resonator made of amorphous silicon carbide with the ...
22:04, 2019-07-08

Lyme disease: Older white women 'at highest risk' White older women in south-west England appear most likely to contract the disease, a study suggests....
03:56, 2019-08-15

Glastonbury weather: festival could see highest ever temperature as mercury soars Glastonbury Festival could see its ever higher temperature on Friday as revellers enjoy another day of glorious sunshine....
18:08, 2019-06-27

Why the Cowboys should make Ezekiel Elliott the highest paid RB in NFL history There's more than enough reason to make Elliott the highest paid RB in NFL history, and it's time to talk about it...
02:40, 2019-08-14

Two reported dead as Venice flooded by highest tide in 50 years High waters peaked at 1.87 metres as the flood alarm sounded across the Italian city of canalsThe mayor of Venice is poised to declare a state of eme...
11:40, 2019-11-13

European heatwave: France hits highest recorded temperature of 45.1°C A heatwave has hit Europe. France has recorded its highest ever temperature at 45.1°C and a wildfire is raging in Spain after a pile of chicken dung ...
16:28, 2019-06-28

Migrant arrests by US border patrol hit highest level since 2007 Agents detain 132,887 people at Mexico border in MaySurge boosted by Central American families and childrenThe US border patrol’s arrests of migrants...
01:36, 2019-06-06

SpaceX’s Starhopper has made its highest and final test flight Starhopper, SpaceX’s prototype of the spacecraft the firm plans to use to bring humans to Mars, has made its last flight its highest ever at 150 metr...
12:40, 2019-08-28

German arms exports to Turkey at highest level since 2005 Germany has cut arms shipments to Turkey over its offensive in northern Syria. But despite the halted deliveries, Berlin's weapons sales to Ankara ha...
13:20, 2019-10-17

Less than 15% of ultra-high net worth individuals around the world are women. That's the highest it's ever been. SolStock via Getty Images Out of the 265,490 people worth more than $30 million a piece on the planet, only 38,700 are women, according to the resear...
18:08, 2019-10-09

The 3rd highest-grossing film of 2019 was quietly dumped onto Netflix People are always complaining that there aren’t any good movies on Netflix but, as IndieWire reports, the streaming service recently added the third ...
19:40, 2019-05-09

FBI offers $5M bounty for highest-ranking overseas American terrorist The FBI is offering a $5 million reward for information leading to the capture of the highest-ranking overseas American terrorist. The feds say Jehad...
20:40, 2019-12-03

Yakuza Kiwami 2 Has Some Of The Series' Highest Highs And Lowest Lows Sega’s been giving out Yakuza games like candy, and I am not complaining. Last year, Yakuza Kiwami’s remaster of the first game helped new fans exper...
19:36, 2019-05-09

20 countries with the highest teacher salaries compared to the cost of living Most teachers across the world get paid less than the local average cost of goods and services, according to a new report from UK-based educator job ...
18:36, 2019-11-14

Harry Kane becomes England's highest-ever goalscoring captain Harry Kane made history in England's 1,000th game on Thursday night as the striker became the country's highest-ever goalscoring captain....
22:12, 2019-11-14

The U.S. Is Experiencing the Highest Number of Measles Cases in 25 Years, CDC Confirms More people in the U.S. have been infected with measles during the first five months of 2019 than the total for any year since 1994, the Centers for ...
22:32, 2019-05-30

Venice Battles Flooding Amid Highest Tide in 50 Years The mayor called for a state of emergency and the closing of all schools after the Italian city was submerged under “acqua alta,” an exceptionally hi...
18:08, 2019-11-13

U.S. measles cases hit 971, highest single-year total since 1994 The CDC reports that measles cases in the United States have hit a high of 971, shattering the 943 cases in 1994 to be the highest number in 25 years...
23:04, 2019-05-30

Susan Rice Recounts Making Policy at the Highest Levels Rice’s memoir, “Tough Love,” relates the many battles she fought inside the Clinton and Obama administrations....
11:44, 2019-10-10

Sara Nelson Wants to Run That Militant Line All The Way to the Highest Seat in Labor There is an argument to be made—a plausible argument, even a strong argument—that the political environment is ripe for a revival of organized labor ...
12:12, 2019-05-02

Amsterdam's new tax puts city's tourist taxes among Europe's highest Starting next year, Amsterdam will tack a flat tax of over $3 (€3) per person, per night, on to hotel bills on top of the 7% tax guests already pay. ...
19:04, 2019-09-30

Man City files appeal against UEFA at sport’s highest court LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — Manchester City has asked the Court of Arbitration for Sport to block UEFA’s pursuit of a Champions League ban for...
18:08, 2019-06-06

Man Shatters World Record by Climbing 14 Highest Mountains in 189 Days It took the previous world record holder nearly eight years to accomplish the feat, but Nirmal "Nims" Purja did it in just over six months....
14:52, 2019-11-28

Trump awards highest military honor to Iraq veteran WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is awarding the nation’s highest military honor to an Iraq veteran who cleared an insurgent strongpoin...
21:52, 2019-06-25

Bianca Andreescu becomes highest-ranked Canadian in WTA tour history The 19-year-old from Mississauga, Ont., jumped one spot to No. 4 in the rankings on Monday following a week off....
18:44, 2019-10-21

Taylor Swift named world's highest paid celebrity The singer has reportedly earned $185m in the last year in Forbes’ annual list of highest-paid stars, followed closely by Kylie Jenner and Kanye West...
23:04, 2019-07-10

The ridings that had the lowest, highest voter turnout in the 2019 election Global News looks like at the five ridings that experienced the highest voter turnout nationally in the 2019 federal election and the five ridings th...
00:48, 2019-10-24

The 11 highest-grossing Disney movies at the global box office of all time Disney Disney is dominating the box office this year and is about to tackle the streaming world with the launch of Disney Plus on Tuesday. Ahead of i...
23:32, 2019-11-11

Top 25 NFL players under age 25: Mahomes No. 1 in landslide, Mayfield finishes as third-highest ranked QB No team has more than two players on the list, but the Browns and Chiefs both have two in the top 10...
17:44, 2019-05-24

Federal deficit to rise to $900 billion for 2019, highest since 2012: CBO The Congressional Budget Office projected Thursday that the federal deficit would reach $896 billion for fiscal 2019, up $117 billion from the year b...
23:44, 2019-05-02

Seahawks' Bobby Wagner plans on becoming the NFL's highest-paid linebacker Wagner is representing himself in negotiations with the Seahawks, and potentially other teams down the road...
16:36, 2019-05-22

Cocaine seizures in England and Wales at highest level since 1973 Official statistics show almost 10,000kg of class A drug confiscated in 2018-19The amount of cocaine seized annually by law enforcement authorities i...
18:24, 2019-12-05

Amazon rainforest deforestation in Brazil at highest level in more than a decade Environment ministry officials say they will meet the Amazon region's governors to discuss ways to reduce deforestation....
18:48, 2019-11-18

San Francisco has highest salaries of any city in the world, new survey shows Deutsche Bank’s Mapping the World’s Prices 2019 shows the city climbed a ‘stunning’ seven places for salary over the past five yearsStock market gadf...
21:48, 2019-05-21

Highest, tallest, hottest: National park record-setters What's the biggest US National Park? How about the smallest? Find out about 10 parks across America and how each one sets a some kind of record....
23:40, 2019-04-17

These are Beyond Meat's 16 highest-profile partnerships in the food industry (BYND) Drew Angerer/Getty Images Beyond Meat's success is due in part to numerous high-profile partnerships with restaurant chains and food-delivery service...
20:36, 2019-10-28

Brazil's Amazon deforestation highest since 2008, space agency says The rainforest loses 9,762 sq km in 12 months, an increase of nearly 30%, Brazil's space agency says....
12:08, 2019-11-19

Johnny Turner death: Man who fell to his death from scaffolding in Waterloo was free runner A man who fell to his death from scaffolding in south London was a free-running enthusiast who had travelled across Europe practising parkour....
14:16, 2019-09-16

Jeffrey Epstein death: Two jail guards indicted in connection to pedophile’s death Two federal prison guards were charged Tuesday with falsely claiming to have checked on inmates, including Jeffrey Epstein, in the hours before the n...
18:32, 2019-11-19

Michael Jackson 'doctor death' Conrad Murray: where is he now? 10 years after star's death MICHAEL Jackson died of after overdosing on the drugs propofol and benzodiazepine, but where is the doctor found guilty of involuntary manslaughter, ...
10:52, 2019-06-25

Flu hospitalization rate rises slightly as overall flu activity fades For the week ending May 4, only two states reported a higher level of flu activity, suggesting the flu season is starting to wrap up....
00:16, 2019-05-11

India’s central bank cuts lending rate to 5.75% NEW DELHI (AP) — India’s central bank has cut its key interest rate by a quarter of a percentage point to 5.75% from 6% with immediate effect t...
09:20, 2019-06-06

Malaysia cuts interest rate for first time in 3 years KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Malaysia’s central bank has cut interest rates for the first time in nearly three years to help support growth an...
11:48, 2019-05-07

Suicide rate among young Americans soars by more than 50% in 10 years The suicide rate among young Americans aged 10 to 24 years old soared by 56 percent between 2007 and 2017, according to the CDC....
20:32, 2019-10-18

Why the United States has a high rate of maternal mortality Worldwide, far fewer women die from pregnancy-related complications than 25 years ago. In the US, however, the number has risen — and it's African-Am...
17:08, 2019-09-29

UK jobless rate falls to its lowest level in 45 years LONDON (AP) — Official figures show that Britain’s unemployment rate has fallen to its lowest level in 45 years, though wage growth softened sl...
16:00, 2019-05-14

Birth rate in U.S. falls to lowest level in 32 years, CDC says The number of babies born in the U.S. in 2018 fell to the lowest level in 32 years, according to a government report released Wednesday. The numbers ...
17:16, 2019-05-15

Rate of US abortions drops to lowest level since 1973 The US experienced an 8% decline in the abortion rate in three years, to the lowest recorded level since abortion was legalizedThe overall rate of ab...
19:28, 2019-09-18

Stock futures dip ahead of Fed interest rate decision US stock index futures dipped on Wednesday as investors waited for the Federal Reserve’s decision on interest rates in what has been a rocky week for...
16:28, 2019-09-18

Arizona’s jobless rate drops to 4.5 percent in September PHOENIX (AP) — Arizona’s jobless rate has dropped again. The state Office of Economic Opportunity reports the seasonally adjusted unemployment ...
05:32, 2019-10-18

Americans taking up freelance work at increasing rate Take this staff position and shove it. That’s the attitude of millions of American workers — especially younger ones. “We will increasingly see peopl...
04:16, 2019-11-03

Trump will likely be let down on his demand for a ‘Big Interest Rate Drop’ this week AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais Businesses and investors will breathe a sigh of relief this week if the Federal Reserve takes steps to insulate th...
19:48, 2019-09-17

EU devouring natural resources at unsustainable rate: report The world would need 2.8 Earths if everyone burned through natural resources as greedily as the average person in the EU, according to a new study. I...
03:16, 2019-05-09

Trump likely to win his interest-rate cut after dour jobs data If there's an upside for the White House in May's lackluster employment growth, it's this: the Federal Reserve is far more likely to grant the intere...
21:20, 2019-06-07

Bernie Sanders Wants a 97 Percent Tax Rate on the 400 Richest Americans Bernie Sanders has unveiled an economic plan to remake corporate America and tax billionaires into nonexistence....
23:40, 2019-10-14

Last time unemployment rate was this low, most Americans weren't born yet The U.S. unemployment rate has gotten so low, that most Americans were not alive the last time it was at this level....
16:24, 2019-05-03

Markets await first Fed rate cut in a decade – business live European stock markets higher despite growth slowdown to 0.2% in Q2Beijing describes latest trade talks as ‘constructive’Pound rebounds from 28-month...
14:24, 2019-07-31

Your Long-Term Care Insurance Rate Spiked. Now What? Long-ago miscalculations by insurers have led to policyholders’ facing steep premium increases. But there are ways to keep costs down....
02:24, 2019-08-24

Fed could signal a policy shift toward future rate cuts WASHINGTON (AP) — The Federal Reserve seems poised to pivot from keeping interest rates steady to holding out the option of cutting rates if it were ...
06:56, 2019-06-19

The Latest: Markets cautious ahead of Fed rate decision WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the Federal Reserve’s monetary policy meeting (all times local): 5:05 a.m. Stock markets are subdued as investo...
11:16, 2019-06-19

US abortion rate is lowest in nine years, new data shows CDC examined abortion rate from 2007 to 2016 and found abortions dropped 26% over the period of the studyFewer women in the US are having abortions t...
20:12, 2019-11-27

Trump attacks Federal Reserve again, wants interest rate cut WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is continuing efforts to pressure the U.S. central bank system, saying the stock markets and economic growth...
15:48, 2019-06-24

Economists call the Fed interest rate cut an ‘unwise decision’ The Federal Reserve’s quarter-point rate cut was too little for Wall Street — and too much for some economists. “The Fed’s decision today is like in ...
04:40, 2019-08-01

Ukraine to rate Volodymyr Zelenskiy's Servant of the People The president's Servant of the People party looks set to come out on top in upcoming parliamentary elections. That could shake up Ukraine's political...
03:24, 2019-06-24

Biden wants to raise the corporate tax rate back to Obama era Joe Biden said that, if elected president, he would raise the corporate tax rate from 21 percent to 28 percent — the same rate backed by the Obama ad...
22:44, 2019-07-05

Small Drop In Fertility Rate May Have Led To Neanderthal Extinction Sapiens be warned, the life of a population is fragile! After decades of speculation about Neanderthals being wiped out by our ancestors, a new scien...
20:12, 2019-06-21

Obesity rate falling among US preschoolers, study shows CHICAGO — Preschoolers on government food aid have grown a little less pudgy, a US study found, offering fresh evidence that previous signs of declin...
22:36, 2019-06-20

US adds a solid 164,000 jobs; unemployment rate stays 3.7% WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. employers slowed their hiring in July but still added a solid 164,000 jobs to an economy that appears poised to extend its dec...
17:08, 2019-08-02

April jobs blowout keeps Fed rate cut out of Trump's grasp Blowout April hiring that leaves the U.S. the economic envy of the world, according to President Trump, comes with a spoiler: It makes the Federal Re...
23:20, 2019-05-03

Vaccine cuts rate of HPV infection, precancerous lesions New research finds a link between HPV vaccination and a considerable drop in cases of HPV infection and the number of precancerous lesions....
14:00, 2019-07-05

Europe's unemployment rate hits historic lows Unemployment rates in the European Union and eurozone have dropped to record lows. But economic growth and inflation figures showed European economie...
14:00, 2019-07-31

Aristides Aquino Continues To Homer At An Alarming Rate Aristides Aquino is a phenomenon. But with every home run the Reds’ rookie outfielder hits and just keeps hitting, he makes it slightly harder to dis...
15:36, 2019-08-29

Hulkenberg: Renault F1's pace, development rate "disappointing" Nico Hulkenberg says his Renault Formula 1 team's pace and development rate has been "disappointing", as the squad lies fifth in the constructors' st...
19:28, 2019-07-25

Trump’s Fed board choice calls for rate reduction President Trump’s nominee for the Federal Reserve Board, Judy Shelton, is calling on the Fed to lower interest rates by 50 basis points as soon as ne...
03:04, 2019-07-23

Bullish GDP report could make Fed’s rate decision a lot harder The Federal Reserve’s job could be a lot easier or a lot harder depending on what Friday’s report on the nation’s gross domestic product shows. The r...
04:28, 2019-07-25

If you don’t rate him… Stormzy trolls Moyes in Glastonbury headline set "Grime artist Stormzy sent Manchester United fans into meltdown on Friday after he used his Glastonbury headline set to mock former manager David Moy...
11:00, 2019-06-29

UK population rises to 66.4 million but rate of growth slows Number of migrants up 10% on previous year, offsetting effect of births and deathsThe population of the UK has risen slightly to 66.4 million people ...
14:52, 2019-06-26

Eurozone unemployment falls to lowest rate since 2008 The jobless rate in the eurozone has ticked down, despite concerns over global trade disputes. A 7.5% rate was last seen before the 2008 financial cr...
13:04, 2019-07-01

Eastern Ky. Electric Provider Approved For Rate Adjustments FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — An eastern Kentucky electric provider is restructuring its rates, but the adjustments won’t increase monthly bills for an...
11:32, 2019-06-11

Powell says Fed won’t buckle to pressure from Trump on rate cuts The Federal Reserve won’t be handing President Trump his rate cuts on a silver platter. Fed officials acknowledged on Tuesday that weakening economic...
01:04, 2019-06-26

Suicide rate up 41 percent, particularly in rural areas, study says Suicide rates have increased by 41 percent since 2000, particularly in rural counties, with researchers highlighting factors such as lack of insuranc...
18:12, 2019-09-09

Grandfather charged over death of toddler who plunged to her death from 11th storey of cruise ship The grandfather of a young girl who plunged to her death from the 11th storey of a cruise ship in Puerto Rico has been charged....
23:52, 2019-10-28

Venice mayor declares disaster as city hit with 2nd-highest tide in history "We ask the government to help us. The cost will be high. This is the result of climate change," he said on Twitter....
13:52, 2019-11-13

Amazon burning: Brazil reports highest forest fires since 2010 (This copy published on August 21, 2019, has been updated to correct to say fires highest since 2010 and removes reference to record.)...
21:48, 2019-08-28

Highest Indian monsoon rains in 25 years to boost winter crops Monsoon rains in India were 10% above average in 2019 and the highest in 25 years as seasonal rainfall continued longer than expected, the weather de...
17:24, 2019-09-30

Watch: Harlem Globetrotter goes skydiving for world's highest slam dunk The Harlem Globetrotters said star Hammer Harrison pulled off the world's highest slam dunk when he jumped out of a plane at 13,000 feet....
20:32, 2019-12-04

Risk of nuclear war now highest since WWII, UN arms research chief warns GENEVA – The risk of nuclear weapons being used is at its highest since World War II, a senior UN security expert said on Tuesday, calling it a...
16:16, 2019-05-22

Meet the 22 highest-paid White House staffers, who bring in $183,000 a year or more Brendan Smialowski / AFP / Getty The White House released its annual salary report on June 28. The salaries range from from $30,000 to $183,000 a ye...
00:00, 2019-07-04

Messi beats Ronaldo in Forbes 100 list of highest-paid athletes "Lionel Messi has beaten Cristiano Ronaldo to top spot in Forbes’ 2019 list of the world’s 100 highest-paid sports stars."...
12:44, 2019-06-12

Sole to the highest bidder: Sotheby's to auction rare Nike sneakers Nike’s famous ‘Moon Shoe’ and limited-edition trainers produced by Kanye West, Air Jordan and Adidas will be soldSotheby’s in New York has announced ...
06:12, 2019-07-12

India receives highest monsoon rains in 25 years: weather office India received 10% above average monsoon rains in 2019, the highest in 25 years as seasonal rainfall continues longer than expected, the weather depa...
15:04, 2019-09-30

Taylor Swift tops Forbes list of highest paid celebrities Singer Taylor Swift topped the list of highest-paid celebrities this year, according to Forbes....
18:16, 2019-07-10

UK opinion polls: Support for Conservatives reaches highest level since 2017 Tory support has hit its highest level for the party since 2017, according to the rolling average of opinion polls....
15:08, 2019-11-18

Australia's emissions reach the highest on record, driven by electricity sector Fugitive emissions from LNG are also fuelling rising national emissions, Ndever Environmental figures showAustralia’s emissions are again the highest...
20:20, 2019-07-08

Violent hate crimes in US reach highest levels in 16 years, FBI reports Data from more than 16,000 US law enforcement agencies shows surge in attacks against Latinos and transgender peopleViolent hate crimes and threats h...
23:12, 2019-11-12

U.S. income inequality at highest level in 50 years, economic gap growing in heartland ORLANDO, Fla. — The gap between the haves and have-nots in the United States grew last year to its highest level in more than 50 years of tracking in...
17:20, 2019-09-26

Kevin Hart is Forbes' highest-earning stand-up comedian of 2019 Kevin Hart, Jerry Seinfeld, Jim Gaffigan, Trevor Noah and Sebastian Maniscalco appear on the new Forbes list of highest-earning stand-up comedians....
16:52, 2019-08-16

Waves in St Mark's Square as Venice flooded highest tide in 50 years High waters peaked at 1.87 metres as the flood alarm sounded across the Italian city of canalsVenice was hit by the highest tide in more than 50 year...
04:28, 2019-11-13

Steve Cohen will take Mets to ‘highest level’ for player spending: friend The potential successor to the Wilpons sounds nothing like them in one crucial area. A friend close to Mets prospective owner Steve Cohen told The Po...
23:28, 2019-12-04

Report says hurricane Dorian’s $38.9 million cost highest in NS Power’s history The restoration effort was more than double the cost of 2003's Hurricane Juan, adjusted for inflation....
18:28, 2019-11-28

Waves in St Mark's Square as Venice flooded by highest tide in 50 years High waters peaked at 1.87 metres as the flood alarm sounded across the Italian city of canalsVenice was hit by the highest tide in more than 50 year...
05:16, 2019-11-13

Global Health: Measles Outbreak Infects 695, Highest Number Since 2000 The outbreak, linked to skepticism about vaccines, has led to extraordinary measures, including $1,000 fines and bans on unvaccinated children in pub...
03:20, 2019-04-25

Venice floods: Climate change behind highest tide in 50 years, says mayor A state of disaster is declared as the Italian city is hit with a high tide of more than 1.87m....
15:32, 2019-11-13

From the highest slide to the narrowest street: the record-breaking cities quiz Which city is the most Instagrammed? Where’s the most expensive place to buy trainers? And where’s the smallest park?Which city has the tallest city ...
13:28, 2019-08-13

Phones with the highest screen refresh rates, and the Android games to match We bet you've never given the refresh rate of your smartphone display a second thought until the OnePlus 7 Pro came about. The up-and-coming phone ma...
14:32, 2019-06-18

Getting on the property ladder: first-time buyers at highest number since eve of the credit crunch Record low interest rates, tax breaks and Government loans have encouraged first-time buyers to get on the ladder in recent years....
13:32, 2019-10-15

Melting ice sees Sweden's highest peak lose crown after 139 years The south peak of Kebnekaise, Sweden's highest peak for well over a century, has been demoted to second place after decades of rising temperatures me...
19:00, 2019-09-09

James Holzhauer's final ‘Jeopardy!’ episode was highest rated in 14 years When "Jeopardy!" contestant James Holzhauer ended his record-breaking run on the popular game show, his appearance also set another record for the sh...
16:00, 2019-06-19

Dwayne Johnson named highest earning male actor of the year Wrestler turned movie star made $89m in the last 12 months, positioning him above Chris Hemsworth and Robert Downey JrDwayne Johnson has been named H...
17:40, 2019-08-21

Dwayne Johnson leads Forbes list of highest-paid actors Action movie hero Dwayne Johnson, star of the "Jumanji" and "Fast and Furious" franchises, topped the annual list of the world's highest-paid actors,...
20:12, 2019-08-21

New NYCHA head to make $400K, will be highest paid city official The head of the city’s scandal-plagued Housing Authority will make about $400,000 a year — more than any other city official, it was revealed T...
05:52, 2019-06-19

Dwayne Johnson named Forbes' highest-paid actor for 2019 Dwayne Johnson has been deemed the world's highest paid actor by Forbes for 2019 ahead of "Avengers" stars Chris Hemsworth and Robert Downey Jr....
20:52, 2019-08-21

South Korea on highest alert after African swine fever found South Korea has raised its animal disease alert to the highest level after discovering its first outbreak of deadly African swine fever at a pig farm...
05:44, 2019-09-17

Germany has the 3rd-highest number of billionaires in the world. Here are the 11 richest Germans, ranked. Frank Rumpenhorst/picture alliance via Getty Images Germany is home to 114 of the world's billionaires, according to Forbes. That's the third-highest...
17:40, 2019-12-02

‘Avengers: Endgame’ unseats ‘Avatar’ as highest-grossing movie of all time Avatar grossed US$2.789 billion worldwide, and Avengers: Endgame is currently at US$2.79 billion....
00:56, 2019-07-22

CBOE Holdings Records Highest Volume For Any Month In 2013 During June CHICAGO, July 1, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- CBOE Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: CBOE) reported today that June trading volume for options contracts on Chicago Boa...
14:28, 2019-05-01

Saskatchewan residents have some of highest levels of lead-tainted water in Canada Regina, Saskatoon and Moose Jaw, Sask., have some of the highest measured levels of lead-tainted water in Canada....
11:28, 2019-11-04

Why the NFL must make increasing diversity a bigger priority, both at its highest levels and among coaches and GMs Coaches, GMs and others spoke passionately about diversity at a coaching summit in Atlanta this week...
19:40, 2019-06-29

FIFA 20 wonderkids: Young star players with highest ratings potential The full FIFA 20 game is not yet released but that does not mean you cannot start planning for Ultimate Team....
14:52, 2019-09-12

Nepali man becomes world’s fastest climber, scaling 14 highest peaks in 6 months “Mission achieved,” Purja posted on his Instagram from the summit in Tibet, the world's 14th highest mountain....
20:20, 2019-10-29

Taylor Swift shakes off Kardashian clan as highest-paid celebrity Singer Taylor Swift was named the world's highest-paid entertainer on Wednesday but was closely followed by two members of the wider Kardashian clan...
14:16, 2019-07-10

Ecuador's highest court authorises same-sex marriage in landmark case Ecuador's highest court has authorised same-sex marriage, in a landmark case seeking to expand LGBT rights in the small South American nation....
14:44, 2019-06-13

MAGA Millions: Kanye West Named Highest-Paid Hip-Hop Act of 2019 After pledging allegiance to his lord and savior Donald Trump, Kanye West earned the eternal scorn of the black community and it’s been a bumpy ride ...
19:40, 2019-09-19

Nepali scales 14 highest peaks in just over six months, becomes world’s fastest climber A 36-year-old Nepali became the fastest climber to summit the world's 14 highest mountains on Tuesday, scaling all the mountains in just over six mon...
09:20, 2019-10-29

Suicide rates among young people reach their highest level since 2000 Suicide rates among young people are rising, reaching the highest levels since 2000, a study published Tuesday finds. But most alarming, the research...
04:28, 2019-06-20

The Business Platinum card is offering its highest-ever welcome bonus of up to 100,000 points, but only for one more week Alyssa Powell/Business Insider The Business Platinum® Card from American Express is currently offering its highest-ever welcome bonus of up to 10...
20:44, 2019-11-27

Gabriele Grunewald, Who Defied Cancer By Racing At The Highest Level, Dies At 32 Former U.S. track and field champion Gabriele Grunewald died yesterday at 32 years old, a decade after she was first diagnosed with a rare form of ca...
20:28, 2019-06-12

Swedish mountain loses highest peak title due to global heating Glacier at Kebnekaise’s summit has shrunk amid soaring Arctic temperatures, say scientists Related: Climate emergency to blame for heather crisis – N...
16:08, 2019-09-06

Bernie Sanders has highest favorability among Democrats and independents in college: poll College students are still “Feeling the Bern.” Bernie Sanders leads the pack in the Democratic presidential primary among college students who identi...
16:04, 2019-10-29

Sacrifice of fallen Blue Helmet to be honoured with UN’s highest peacekeeping award In recognition of his “brave and selfless” action under fire in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC)  ̶  saving the life of a fellow ‘blue helmet’ ...
18:44, 2019-05-20

Alfie Lamb death: Mother is jailed for child cruelty after her three-year-old son was crushed to death by car seat A mother whose three-year-old son was crushed to death by a car seat has been jailed for two years and nine months....
14:28, 2019-05-30

Peter Lindbergh death: Meghan Markle pays tribute to renowned fashion photographer after his death age 74 The Duchess of Sussex, Emma Watson and Nicole Kidman are among those who paid tribute to renowned fashion photographer Peter Lindbergh after his deat...
06:52, 2019-09-05

Megan Lee death: Takeaway boss wins manslaughter conviction appeal over death of schoolgirl with nut allergy A takeaway boss found guilty of the manslaughter of a schoolgirl who suffered an allergic reaction to a meal containing peanut proteins has won an ap...
17:36, 2019-05-16

Inquest held into death of death of Prodigy’s Keith Flint A British coroner says there is not enough evidence to determine whether The Prodigy star Keith Flint took his own life...
15:48, 2019-05-08

Gary Rhodes death: TV chef's son George posts heartbreaking photo smiling with dad hours before his death In the picture, uploaded to Instagram on Monday, George Rhodes is seen smiling as his father's hand is pressed to his shoulder....
14:32, 2019-11-27

Tiger Woods facing wrongful death lawsuit related to drunk-driving death of former restaurant employee The parents of Nicholas Immesberger allege Woods was aware of their son's alcoholism before fatal crash...
20:12, 2019-05-14

US Federal Reserve lowers interest rate for first time in over a decade The US central bank cut interest rates for the first time since 2008, citing concerns about the global economy. The move comes amid economic uncertai...
23:04, 2019-07-31

Canada’s inflation rate falls to 2% in June thanks to gas price drop Inflation is right on the Bank of Canada's ideal target, meaning there's no pressure for the central bank to increase or cut interest rates based on ...
15:32, 2019-07-17

July was not the start of a rate-cut cycle, Fed signals in latest minutes AP Photo/Alex Brandon The Federal Reserve saw its rate cut last month as an insurance policy, rather than the start of an easing cycle, according to...
23:16, 2019-08-21

879% drug price hike is one of 3,400 in 2019 so far; rate of hikes increasing Enlarge / WASHINGTON, DC - MAY 11, 2018: U.S. Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar (R) announced a 'blueprint' for lowering the cost of pre...
19:40, 2019-07-02

CBOE To Introduce First Interest Rate-Based Volatility Index CHICAGO, June 13, 2012 -- /PRNewswire/ -- The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) announced today that it will begin disseminating values for i...
15:12, 2019-05-01

Cigarette smoking rate hit record low last year as more people quit Some 13.7% of U.S. adults, or 34.2 million people, said they smoked last year, according to the CDC....
19:04, 2019-11-14

El Salvador’s murder rate falls to half of last year’s, now it’s 4.4 per day: minister El Salvador has reported a lower murder rate as 72 members of Mara Salvatrucha (MS-13) were sentenced to prison terms of 260 years....
07:00, 2019-08-17

Mexico murder rate spirals out of control, hitting 94 killings a day Mexico saw a record number of murders in the first six months of the year, with an average 94 killings each day, according to figures from the Secret...
21:16, 2019-07-05

ProBeat: Has Google’s word error rate progress stalled? OPINION: Back in 2013, Google’s speech recognition technology had a 23% word error rate. At I/O 2015, the company shared it had dropped to an 8...
19:44, 2019-05-10

Oceans losing oxygen at unprecedented rate, experts warn Sharks, tuna, marlin and other large fish at risk from spread of ‘dead zones’, say scientistsOxygen in the oceans is being lost at an unprecedented r...
13:36, 2019-12-07

Cheap background checks, heart-rate monitoring and more: Tech Q&A I want to run a background check on someone. The people search sites are annoying and expensive. What’s the best way to do a background check on some...
13:16, 2019-04-13

Dow Jones tanks as Fed chairman raises doubts on further rate cuts Wall Street got what it wanted from the Federal Reserve — just not enough of it. The stock market plunged Wednesday despite the Fed announcing its fi...
02:12, 2019-08-01

A 'green interest rate?' Fed digs into climate change economics In their deliberations on monetary policy, Federal Reserve policymakers need to consider many factors, but up to now, climate change has not been one...
19:00, 2019-11-07

New Jersey autism rate soaring compared to other states in CDC study New Jersey has seen an increased rate of autism in preschool age children over the past four years compared to children in other states involved in a...
00:08, 2019-04-13

Antarctic ice thinning at an ‘extraordinary’ rate, satellite data show Antarctica is losing ice at a rapid rate, according to new satellite information. Glaciers are now sliding into the sea because of the warming Southe...
20:16, 2019-05-17

Sterling bounces as markets await first Fed rate cut in a decade – as it happened European stock markets higher despite growth slowdown to 0.2% in Q2Beijing describes latest trade talks as ‘constructive’Pound rebounds 0.7% to $1.22...
16:48, 2019-07-31

Aston Villa’s Frédéric Guilbert: ‘I was told I’d be a third-rate player, at best’ The Frenchman on leaving home aged 11, his tackling prowess and why Sterling is tougher to deal with than Mbappé or Neymar“Everything about me being ...
13:28, 2019-11-01

Study: E-cigarettes can help smokers quit, but have higher rate of relapse Vaping may help people to quit cigarettes, but the longer they use e-cigarettes, the more likely they are to start smoking again, new research in Fra...
16:16, 2019-07-17

NY Fed president’s confusing rate-cut remarks chill Wall Street At the end of the month, the Federal Reserve looks poised to cut interest rates for the first time in more than a decade — but not as deep as some ha...
03:52, 2019-07-20

Rate of Amazon deforestation surges above three football fields per minute Every minute in the Amazon, the world’s largest rainforest, more than three football fields worth of forest is reportedly being destroyed....
20:16, 2019-07-26

Form adds heart-rate monitoring to its AR swim goggles Form has finally added heart-rate monitoring to its $200 augmented reality goggles that let athletic swimmers track their lap-swimming data.Read More...
06:56, 2019-12-10

You can pay for a lower interest rate on your mortgage upfront, but whether you should depends on the math Justin Sullivan / Staff / Getty Images One option for homebuyers taking out a mortgage is to pay for a lower interest rate upfront, or "buy it down."...
19:48, 2019-11-06

Trump compares Baltimore murder rate to war-torn Afghanistan President Trump suggested that Baltimore’s murder rate is higher than that of war-torn Afghanistan during a campaign rally in Ohio on Thursday ...
04:40, 2019-08-02

Debt worries, low birth rate ring alarm bells Two important bits of seemingly unrelated news came out last week. One got more attention than the other. You probably heard that the birth rate in t...
05:12, 2019-05-21

Fastest ant in the world moves at quicker rate than Usain Bolt The Saharan silver ant, known as Cataglyphis bombycina, can reach speeds of almost 3 feet per second — the equivalent of a cat screeching along at 12...
19:20, 2019-10-17

China's economy grew at slowest rate since the 1990s — and it could yet get worse REUTERS/Aly Song China's economy grew at 6% between July and September — the slowest growth rate since 1992. Much of this was down to slowing d...
10:52, 2019-10-18

Suicide rate among young Americans soars by more than 50 percent in 10 years The suicide rate among young Americans aged 10 to 24 years old soared by 56 percent between 2007 and 2017, according to the CDC....
17:32, 2019-10-18

Brainworks uses smartphone camera and AI to detect your heart rate, breathing Brainworks uses DARPA research, AI, and smartphone cameras to figure out your heart rate and breathing rate in real-time.Read More...
19:08, 2019-07-13

U.S. Federal Reserve’s Powell setting up ‘certainly’ for July rate cut: analyst The ongoing testimony of Fed chairman Jerome Powell is cementing expectations of a rate cut at the end of July....
17:32, 2019-07-10