NEWSW.WORLD: Latest World and US News of the Day 23:24, 2019-12-02

Plants, the ‘core basis for life on Earth’, under increasing threat, warns UN food agency

Plants, which make up 80 percent of the food we eat, and produce 98 percent of the oxygen we breathe, are “under constant and increasing threat from ...

Plants, the ‘core basis for life on Earth’, under increasing threat, warns UN food agency

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Patents on plants: Is the sellout of genes a threat to farmers and global food security? The number of property claims on plants by companies is rising. This can have dramatic consequences for farmers around the globe, as a case in India ...
11:32, 2019-09-03

Earth’s Food Supply Is Under Threat. These Fixes Would Go a Long Way. The food production system accounts for up to a third of greenhouse gas emissions. But if agriculture is done right, experts say, it can actually be ...
23:44, 2019-08-09

UN agency sounds alarm: Dwindling agrobiodiversity ‘severe threat’ to food security To help ensure the most-consumed foods don’t disappear in the face of the climate crisis, farmers must cultivate crops able to resist environmental s...
23:44, 2019-11-14

South Sudanese facing famine in all but name, warns UN food agency Record numbers in South Sudan – some seven million people – face acute food shortages, while more than 20,000 are close to famine, the World Food Pro...
18:00, 2019-06-14

The greatest threat to life on Earth may come from space Asteroids and space debris could wreak untold devastation on the planetNext year, Nasa will launch what all involved hope will be the most impactful ...
16:36, 2019-08-31

Acute food insecurity ‘far too high’ UN agency warns, as 113 million go hungry Approximately 113 million people in 53 countries experienced high levels of food insecurity last year, according to a new joint UN and European Union...
10:42, 2019-04-09

Cyclone Idai: emergency getting ‘bigger by the hour’, warns UN food agency The full scale of the devastation caused by Tropical Cyclone Idai in south-west Africa is becoming clearer, the UN said on Tuesday, warning that the ...
10:42, 2019-04-09

‘Three-country crisis’ across central Sahel puts whole generation at risk, warns UN food agency Violent attacks by extremists “almost every day” in the Sahel nations of Mali, Niger and Burkina Faso have displaced nearly one million people and ca...
18:12, 2019-11-19

Human society under urgent threat from loss of Earth's natural life Scientists reveal one million species at risk of extinction in damning UN report Human society is in jeopardy from the accelerating decline of the Ea...
15:56, 2019-05-06

NASA chief warns asteroid threat is real: ‘It’s about protecting the only planet we know to host life' NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine is sounding the alarm that an asteroid strike is not something to be taken lightly and is perhaps Earth's biggest ...
15:40, 2019-04-30

Earth’s core too hot ‘n heavy for oxygen, but may have rusty coating Enlarge (credit: Hubble Site) We live on the most comfortable of planets. It may not be too visible, but the Earth's magnetic field plays a critical ...
17:48, 2019-11-10

Trove of 'super-deep' diamonds from Earth's core discovered Scientists have found a trove of "super-deep" diamonds from hundreds of miles below the Earth’s surface....
22:20, 2019-08-16

Niger population’s suffering ‘increasing with each passing month’: UN Refugee Agency An upsurge of violence in the south-east of Niger means that the population’s suffering is increasing “with each passing month,” a UN Refugee Agency ...
18:32, 2019-04-09

Trump Campaign Sees Elizabeth Warren as an Increasing Threat Just two months after President Donald Trump declared Democratic presidential hopeful Sen. Elizabeth Warren “finished,” his campaign now is viewing h...
00:56, 2019-06-17

Tiny rock hidden in diamond reveals secrets of the Earth’s core The diamond itself has enormous value, but it’s a tiny grain of rock lodged inside the precious gemstone that has scientists excited. Scientist...
00:08, 2019-09-24

Turbulent blobs in Earth's core may explain sudden jerks in the magnetic field Earth's magnetic shield defends our planet from the scourges of solar wind and cosmic radiation, making life on our planet possible....
18:32, 2019-04-23

Odds increasing that Cowboys lose both Amari Cooper and Byron Jones in free agency Cooper and Jones, along with quarterback Dak Prescott, are in the last year of their deals...
14:36, 2019-12-01

Food banks increasing in schools for pupils' families Governors report that more schools are setting up food banks to help feed pupils and their families....
05:44, 2019-09-03

Zimbabwe: Droughts leave millions food insecure, UN food agency scales up assistance  Severe drought has rendered more than a third of rural households in Zimbabwe – or around 3.5 million people – dangerously food insecure, the UN Worl...
19:52, 2019-07-19

UN food agency starts partial suspension of Yemen food aid CAIRO (AP) — The U.N. food agency says it has started a partial suspension of food aid in areas controlled by Yemen’s rebels. The World Food Pr...
23:28, 2019-06-20

UN food agency accuses Yemen’s Houthis of diverting food aid UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. food agency is accusing Yemen’s Houthi rebels of diverting food from the war-torn country’s hungriest peop...
18:00, 2019-06-17

Tropical Storm Dorian threat to Florida 'increasing' as system nears Puerto Rico Puerto Rico and Florida are bracing for possible hurricane conditions as Tropical Storm Dorian rolls through the eastern Caribbean....
20:08, 2019-08-27

Food Waste Is Increasing As Tourism Industry Gets Diverse: Study Identified as the most prominent type of hospitality waste, food waste is increasing as the tourism industry is becoming more and more diverse, sugge...
13:36, 2019-11-02

Food outlets ‘should list all ingredients’ says food agency Outlets should list all ingredients to avoid allergy tragedies, the Food Standards Agency recommends....
15:32, 2019-05-08

Packaging-free shops may tackle plastic but risk increasing food waste Shops that let you bring your own containers aim to tackle the plastic packaging scourge, but they may not be the perfect solution...
17:00, 2019-07-03

Mother Earth's Plantasia: the cult album you should play to your plants It was made by an easy-listening songwriter and given away free with mattresses. Now thanks to YouTube’s algorithm, Mort Garson’s Plantasia has becom...
16:56, 2019-07-09

Reserve Bank warns climate change posing increasing risk to financial stability RBA says it is becoming increasingly important for investors and institutions to actively manage carbon riskAustralia’s central bank has delivered a ...
10:20, 2019-10-04

FAO plants new efforts to protect bananas under disease threat In a renewed effort to help protect banana crops in Latin America and the Caribbean, the UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) has launched an e...
23:28, 2019-10-03

Brexit news latest: Leo Varadkar warns Boris Johnson his proposal does not form basis for 'deeper negotiations' The Irish Premier has said Boris Johnson could secure a Brexit deal in the next two weeks but warned the Prime Minister's current proposals do not fo...
23:08, 2019-10-05

Immigration raids hit Mississippi food processing plants US immigration officials raided several Mississippi food processing plants on Wednesday and signaled that the early-morning strikes were part of a la...
00:52, 2019-08-08

The race to find wild relatives of food plants before it's too late A 10-year effort to collect wild relatives of major crops before they go extinct could help us grow enough food even as the world warms...
02:24, 2019-12-03

Mississippi food plants ‘willfully’ employed illegal workers: feds Federal authorities apparently had a good reason for conducting one of the biggest immigration raids in a decade this past week. Six of the seven Mis...
05:52, 2019-08-10

AMD unveils the 12-core Ryzen 9 3900X, at half the price of Intel’s competing Core i9 9920X chipset AMD CEO Lisa Su gave the Computex keynote in Taipei today, the first time the company has been invited to do so (the event officially starts tomorro...
06:28, 2019-05-27

Kitchen Hacks: 3 Easy Ways Of Increasing The Shelf-Life Of Fresh Ginger Roots Ginger can be difficult to store, as it tends to either dry out or become moldy. These three methods can increase the shelf-life of this essential ro...
14:44, 2019-04-23

June 2019 was the hottest ever recorded on Earth: European satellite agency According to the data, the global average temperature for June 2019 was 0.1 C higher than that of the previous warmest June recorded in 2016....
02:28, 2019-07-03

David Saint-Jacques doing well after return to Earth, Canadian Space Agency says The 49-year-old Quebec native boarded a NASA plane during the night and is expect to arrive in Houston later today after a brief stopover in Scotland...
20:08, 2019-06-25

Asteroid may collide with Earth, ESA warns: 'Non-zero... probability' Asteroids known as near-Earth objects are among the most dangerous space items, with space agencies around the world keeping a close eye on them. The...
19:32, 2019-10-10

ESA warns asteroid may collide with Earth within decades The space rock was recently added to the European Space Agency's Risk List due to the potential for it to collide with Earth as soon as 70 years from...
16:12, 2019-10-11

Extreme weather could wipe out crucial food crops. So 100 scientists spent 6 years hunting for the plants' hardier wild cousins. LM Salazar for the Crop Trust As carbon emissions rise and the planet warms, domesticated crops like rice and wheat are losing nutritional value, and...
22:04, 2019-12-04

Huge asteroid misses Earth but spotlights threat posed by space rocks An asteroid bigger than the Eiffel Tower hurtled past Earth early on Saturday at a speed of 10,400 miles per hour, missing us by 4.6 million miles — ...
18:36, 2019-08-11

Enslaved on a British cannabis farm: ‘The plants were more valuable than my life’ Minh was 16 when he was kidnapped, raped and trafficked to the UK, and then locked up and forced to grow cannabis. But when the police found him, he ...
17:28, 2019-07-26

UN environment agency warns of effects of rising sand use GENEVA (AP) — The U.N.’s environment program is warning about the overuse of sand resources, saying a three-fold increase in demand over the la...
11:48, 2019-05-07

Qu Dongyu from China is elected new chief of UN food agency FAO ROME (AP) — Qu Dongyu from China is elected new chief of UN food agency FAO....
14:16, 2019-06-23

UN food agency boosting aid given to four Central American countries The World Food Program says it’s planning to nearly quadruple the number of people that the UN agency helps in four central American countries affect...
21:52, 2019-08-09

The Latest: China’s Qu Dongyu is new chief of UN food agency ROME (AP) — The Latest on picking the new chief for the Food and Agriculture Organization (all times local): 1:55 p.m. China’s agricultural dep...
14:16, 2019-06-23

Pope warns oil bosses of climate threat Oil company bosses have been rapped by the Pope for seeking more of the fossil fuels that are damaging the climate....
17:32, 2019-06-14

Ex-BBC boss warns of threat to UK's 'cultural sovereignty' Former BBC director general Mark Thompson warns that US digital giants will dominate the media....
20:40, 2019-09-24

US warns of threat from Chinese drone companies The alert raises concerns that the Chinese government might gain access to confidential data....
14:52, 2019-05-21

Air Force warns about nationwide threat of ‘incels’ Air Force instructors have been warning troops about the growing threat of radicalized “incels” — aka guys who can’t find wom...
02:32, 2019-06-22

Kawhi Leonard warns free-agency suitors to keep quiet Tread lightly. That seems to be the message Kawhi Leonard and his camp have sent to his free-agency suitors, telling the teams he’s meeting wit...
16:24, 2019-07-04

Four in five adolescents failing to exercise for even 60 minutes a day, UN health agency warns An alarming lack of exercise among adolescents across the world risks seriously compromising their health into adulthood, the UN said on Thursday....
01:52, 2019-11-22

Climate change: do more now or risk catastrophe, warns energy agency IEA says deep disparity between words and action on climate change risks failing to cap global temperatures The world’s existing climate policies wil...
01:28, 2019-11-13

German intelligence agency warns of 'Islamic State' attacks From a military point of view, the "Islamic State" has been defeated in the Middle East. However, the group remains a dangerous terrorist organizatio...
04:08, 2019-05-14

Gaza blockade causes ‘near ten-fold increase’ in food dependency, says UN agency At a time when Muslims globally are observing the holy month of Ramadan, more than half the population in Gaza depends on the international community...
18:36, 2019-05-13

DR Congo: UN food agency triples aid in strife-hit Ituri province Food aid is being tripled for troubled Ituri province in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), to respond to what the World Food Programme (WFP...
17:04, 2019-07-02

UN food agency members vote to elect new director general ROME (AP) — Members of the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) have started voting to elect the new head of the United Nation’s food agency...
11:48, 2019-06-23

EU calls for Libya ceasefire, warns of threat to security BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union is calling for a ceasefire in Libya, warning that the conflict around the capital Tripoli is a threat to internati...
18:20, 2019-05-13

Coalmine would take 3.3bn litres of water a year from Sydney catchment, agency warns WaterNSW says South32’s proposal to extend Dendrobium mine could cause cracking in the walls of two damsWaterNSW has objected to the expansion of a c...
19:32, 2019-10-10

Climate change: Another year of record gas emissions, warns UN meteorological agency Levels of the three main heat-trapping gases emitted into the atmosphere – carbon dioxide (CO2), methane, and nitrous oxide – have reached yet anothe...
17:20, 2019-11-25

Seasons of the witch: as women we nurture the riches of earth, food and health The correlation of the feminine to nature, repressive for so long, can be a source of power In the past few months I have started putting down roots....
12:50, 2019-05-01

Octopus farming is ‘unethical and a threat to the food chain’ Mass-breeding of the highly intelligent creatures is ecologically unjustified, a new study saysPlans to create octopus farms in coastal waters round ...
07:52, 2019-05-12

UN report warns coming 'climate apartheid' will split Earth between 'those who escape' and 'those who will suffer' A particularly dire report from the United Nations Human Rights Council has upped the ante in the fight against climate change, warning that a "clima...
17:00, 2019-06-27

South Korea warns against 'grave threat' from liquid e-cigarettes South Korea's health minister on Wednesday "strongly advised" the public to stop using liquid e-cigarettes as growing health concerns fuel a global b...
05:32, 2019-10-23

CIA warns Arab activist of potential threat from Saudi Arabia Pro-democracy campaigner Iyad el-Baghdadi has been vocal critic of Saudi crown princeThe CIA has warned Norway that a prominent Arab activist who is ...
12:40, 2019-05-07

FaceApp’s links to Russia could make it a counterintelligence threat, FBI warns The FBI has labeled the photo-editing tool FaceApp a “potential counterintelligence threat” because of its links to Russia. The bureau views any mobi...
15:04, 2019-12-03

NATO chief warns of threat of industrial espionage from other nations Canada and its NATO allies are facing a growing threat from espionage, said NATO chief Jens Stoltenberg....
21:40, 2019-07-15

FBI warns of new cyber threat to US that involves 'whole variety' of actors from China New cyber and digital national security threats are coming not just from terrorists, but an “uptick” in counterintelligence campaigns from China, the...
15:40, 2019-11-07

China warns of retaliation if US follows through with Trump tariff hike threat The Chinese government said Wednesday that it would retaliate if the Trump administration followed through with its threat to sharply hike tariffs on...
23:44, 2019-05-08

Climate crisis is greatest ever threat to human rights, UN warns Rights chief Michelle Bachelet highlights role in civil wars‘The world has never seen a threat to human rights of this scope’Climate change is not on...
18:04, 2019-09-09

Top general warns Iran still a threat despite recent US troop deployment The Pentagon has deployed 14,000 more troops to the Middle East since May, but that likely won’t deter Iran from launching a major attack, the top US...
07:40, 2019-11-24

Cyber-criminals are threat to society, warns forensics boss The UK must "ready itself" for further attacks, warns boss of forensics firm hit earlier this year....
15:16, 2019-10-11

A 'nightmare scenario' if Trump pulls US out of global postal union, agency warns Trump says UPU rules unfairly benefit China and wants to charge other countries more than rules permit for deliveries in the USDonald Trump’s threat ...
20:00, 2019-09-24

DR Congo: Insecurity and attacks mean Ebola will keep spreading, warns world health agency Worsening security in eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo marked by attacks on Ebola clinics have made it a “given” that the deadly virus will s...
16:36, 2019-04-09

Astronauts just printed meat in space for the first time — and it could change the way we grow food on Earth CC Yuzhny/Rocosmos Russian cosmonauts on the International Space Station just printed meat in space for the first time. On September 25, the Israeli ...
21:48, 2019-10-08

Obesity rates soar due to dramatic global diet shift, says UN food agency Eating food high in starch, sugar, fats and salt; combined with a sedentary lifestyle, is a recipe for soaring global obesity rates, even in countrie...
18:00, 2019-10-16

Help African farmers cope with climate change threats, UN food agency urges African farmers need help to cope with the threats of climate change, with national policies that protect them and make them resilient, the UN Food a...
20:28, 2019-08-06

African elephants under continued threat of poaching, warns UN-backed report An updated assessment by a United Nations Environment Programme-administered treaty has confirmed that poaching continues to threaten the long-term s...
13:04, 2019-05-10

Key nuclear arms treaty 'dead' as Nato warns of threat from Russia US pulls out of cold war-era INF treaty after Moscow’s ‘secret deployment’ of cruise missilesA key international nuclear disarmament treaty has forma...
15:48, 2019-08-02

Ebola situation worsening in DR Congo, amidst growing ‘funding gap’ UN health agency warns Strengthening both security and the Ebola response effort is essential to contain the growing outbreak in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC),...
23:04, 2019-04-30

Record displacement shows ‘we're almost unable to make peace’, warns UN refugee agency chief A record 70.8 million people fled war, persecution and conflict in 2018, UN refugee agency chief Filippo Grandi said on Wednesday, appealing for grea...
08:36, 2019-06-19

Study uncovers secret ‘language’ plants use to warn other plants when in danger A new study by Cornell University professor Andre Kessler found that goldenrod plants sent out messages through airborne chemicals called volatile or...
19:40, 2019-10-05

Do you think there is life beyond Earth? Scientists searching the universe for aliens to conduct survey of the public for views on first contactScientists wrestling with the delicate issue o...
09:00, 2019-07-01

Kawhi Leonard free agency rumors: Lakers extremely confident about landing superstar, viewed as 'true threat' to Raptors LeBron and A.D. will reportedly help pitch Kawhi to the Lakers, who plan to meet with the star along with the Clips and Raps...
18:12, 2019-06-29

As monsoon rains pound Rohingya refugee camps, UN food relief agency steps up aid Since 4 July, heavy monsoon rains and wind have pounded the refugee camps in Bangladesh’s Cox’s Bazar, with deaths, displacement and major damage fol...
17:36, 2019-07-12

UN food agency begins ‘last resort’ partial withdrawal of aid to opposition-held Yemeni capital The World Food Programme (WFP), the UN’s emergency food relief agency, confirmed on Friday in a statement that it has started a "partial suspension" ...
18:20, 2019-06-21

Stop spread of hatred, Javid appeals as he warns of worst-ever extremism threat Britain is facing its worst-ever threat from extremism, Sajid Javid warned today as he called for a new nationwide effort to counter the spread of ha...
14:44, 2019-07-19

Russia warns ‘era of digital terrorism dawning’ and poses a greater threat than missiles RUSSIA has warned the age of “digital terrorism” is dawning and brings with it risks akin to weapons of mass destruction....
15:52, 2019-06-25

Humanity ‘at a crossroads’ as damage to planet poses growing risk to health, UN environment agency warns Human activity is damaging the planet so badly, exacerbated by climate change, that it will increasingly put our health at risk, warns a major report...
10:43, 2019-04-09

‘Greater urgency’ needed in fight against HIV/AIDS, warns UN agency, amidst $1 billion investment cuts The UN programme leading the global effort to end AIDS is calling for greater urgency and more funding in the fight against the disease, with data sh...
18:40, 2019-07-16

Earth might not be the best place for life after all In the ongoing search for worlds outside of our solar system, scientists often compare newly-discovered planets with our own as they offer educated g...
19:12, 2019-08-23

Around 52 million in Near East, North Africa, suffering chronic undernourishment reveals new UN food agency report  Hunger continues to rise as conflicts and protracted crises have worsened in the Near East and North Africa region (NENA), which is likely to affect ...
18:36, 2019-05-08

Monsoon destroys Rohingya shelters, sparking record UN emergency food agency response in Bangladesh Unusually heavy monsoon rains have inundated shelters in refugee camps in southern Bangladesh creating “havoc”, the World Food Programme (WFP) said o...
17:52, 2019-09-13

Iran in EXPLOSIVE threat – warns US will face ‘dozens of missiles’ if Trump makes any move IRAN has issued explosive threats to the US, warning president Donald Trump his fleet will face “dozens of missiles” if it “attempts any move” in the...
03:20, 2019-05-12

US warns French digital services tax targets American companies, raising tariffs threat The U.S. Trade Representative's Office announced Wednesday that it had launched an investigation into whether U.S. companies were being unfairly targ...
01:36, 2019-07-11

'It improves targeting’: Americans under threat from Chinese facial recognition systems, Rubio warns Chinese facial recognition technology is spreading to cities around the world, heightening the risk of travel for U.S. government officials and even ...
14:16, 2019-08-27

Former FDA chief warns consumers that all forms of CBD in food is actually illegal Restaurants have all rushed to cash in on adding CBD droplets to their products. But the FDA is looking to put a stop to that, citing safety concerns...
16:20, 2019-08-09

10 million Yemenis ‘one step away from famine’, UN food relief agency calls for ‘unhindered access’ to frontline regions With Yemen now in its fifth year of conflict between pro-Government forces and Houthi rebels, the UN World Food Programme (WFP) is calling for “unhin...
10:42, 2019-04-09

Water shortage could cut India's food exports, minister warns A water shortage could cut food exports from India, which has emerged as a leading supplier of a number of food products to the world, the water reso...
14:44, 2019-06-24

Study warns global food demand could rise almost 80% by 2100 The increase, which would particularly affect Sub-Saharan African countries, would amount to the "combined calorie requirements of India and Nigeria"...
13:28, 2019-12-10

No-deal Brexit will bring food shortages despite assurances, warns BRC October worst time to stockpile as warehouses full of Christmas goods, says retail bodyRetailers have warned that there will be shortages of fresh fo...
18:36, 2019-09-04

DR Congo: efforts to control Ebola epidemic continue, UN food relief agency doubles assistance to affected people With Ebola accelerating in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), the UN World Food Programme (WFP) announced on Friday that it plans to scale u...
18:56, 2019-07-26

Wednesday's Daily Brief: New food agency partnership for children, conference on solidarity for Venezuela, snow leopard at risk of extinction A recap of Wednesday's top stories: UN food agency partnership to feed millions of hungry children; Solidarity conference for 4.5 million Venezuelans...
23:08, 2019-10-23

Oldest Life On Earth Traced To Land Scientists have found exceptionally preserved microbial remains in some of Earth's oldest rocks in Western Australia - a major advance in the field, ...
02:44, 2019-10-09

Mars may have hosted life before Earth: study A new study suggests that life may have existed on Mars hundreds of millions of years prior to its emergence on Earth. The Red Planet may have been r...
22:48, 2019-06-26

How Life on Our Planet Made It Through Snowball Earth Rusty rocks left over from some of our planet’s most extreme ice ages hint at oases for survival beneath the freeze....
21:24, 2019-12-02

How life on Earth survived the planet’s most severe ice age More than 600 million years ago, a massive ice age radically altered the planet's climate, resulting in a "Snowball Earth." Now, researchers believe ...
20:08, 2019-12-03

Notre Dame: Paris heat wave presents new threat to fire-ravaged cathedral, architect warns Chief architect of France’s historic monuments fears cathedral's stone walls may dry too fast amid the record heat wave, causing its vault...
16:40, 2019-07-25

Kawhi Leonard free agency: Lakers, not Clippers, viewed as the 'true threat' to Raptors for free-agent superstar, per report LeBron and A.D. will reportedly help pitch Kawhi to the Lakers, who plan to meet with the star along with the Clips and Raps...
17:56, 2019-06-29

The epic hunt for the place on Earth where life started Darwin's warm little pond, the deep ocean and icy shores – all have been suggested as the birthplace of life. Now one location could have it all...
21:00, 2019-04-11

Life in the fastest warming place on earth - podcast In the world’s northernmost town, temperatures have risen by 4C since 1971, devastating homes, wildlife and even the cemetery. India Rakusen and Jon ...
04:08, 2019-07-02

Life on Earth gets a lot weirder, but Watchmen continues to captivate Remember all the way back to last week, when Watchmen outdid itself in the exploration of inherited trauma? The answers to certain questions helped u...
17:08, 2019-12-02

Mars may have hosted life earlier than Earth did, study says A new study suggests that life may have existed on Mars hundreds of millions of years prior to its emergence on Earth....
17:36, 2019-06-26

DNA Sequencing Microchip Could Detect Earth-Like Life on Mars Conditions on Mars are harsh. Its atmosphere is made up mostly of carbon dioxide and is 100 times thinner than Earth’s. Temperatures on the surface c...
21:40, 2019-06-19

Alien planets could be better suited for life than Earth: study Earth's oceans have made it the perfect environment for biodiversity, but a new study suggests that it may not have the best conditions in the galaxy...
16:04, 2019-08-26

Why This Earth-Like Planet is a Big Step Forward in the Search for Life If planets were products their price would be tumbling. Little more than a generation ago, we knew of only eight planets in all the universe—th...
22:40, 2019-09-11

How life on Earth could come back from a sterilizing asteroid impact Supervillains take note: Even the biggest and baddest asteroids may not be 100% effective as doomsday devices....
16:08, 2019-05-15

How to find life beyond Earth - Science Weekly podcast As scientists at University College London announce the discovery of water in the atmosphere of a potentially habitable ‘super Earth’, Ian Sample exp...
14:12, 2019-09-13

Half of life on Earth has vanished since we arrived on the scene The biomass of living organisms on the planet has halved since human civilisation began, and humans now outweigh all wild mammals tenfold...
21:00, 2019-04-11

Meteorite strikes made life on Earth possible, study says There's been a notable increase in recent weeks about protecting life on Earth from a devastating asteroid strike. But a new study suggests that spac...
02:08, 2019-08-15

Ocean worlds with a thick atmosphere may be better for life than Earth Earth is the only planet we know has life, but it might not be the best one - a thicker atmosphere and slower spin would make a world more conducive ...
16:28, 2019-09-30

Why the hunt for alien life is under way far beneath Earth's surface Microbes that breathe sulphur could redefine what it means to be alive and provide clues about what organisms may lurk in the cosmos...
14:04, 2019-11-14

Mercedes-parent Daimler warns the costly transition to electric cars is forming a triple-threat to future profits Reuters Mercedes-builder Daimler anticipates its transition to electric vehicles will further squeeze profits until 2022, Bloomberg reported Thursday...
19:56, 2019-11-14

Why California’s AB-5 is a threat to the American way of life I am freelancing this article. Doing so means that I work from home, set my own schedule and have most days of the week free to write books. While bo...
18:56, 2019-10-26

Yemeni children ‘dying right now’ due to food aid diversions Beasley warns Security Council Food continues to be taken “from the mouths of hungry little boys and little girls” in many areas of Yemen controlled by Houthi rebels, warned the he...
20:12, 2019-06-17

Climate Change Threatens the World’s Food Supply, United Nations Warns The world's land is being exploited at an “unprecedented” rate, a United Nations report on climate change warns, putting pressure on food production ...
10:20, 2019-08-08

The north pole is moving and if it flips, life on Earth is in trouble The magnetic north pole is racing towards Siberia - but why? It's a mystery with huge implications, and to solve it, we're building an explosive mode...
12:28, 2019-06-28

The hunt for alien life starts in Earth’s most extreme places Microbiologist Jill Mikucki went to Antarctica last year on a special mission: She was looking for signs of what life on other planets and moons migh...
17:12, 2019-04-09

Saturn's moon Titan could give new insights into life on Earth Saturn's largest moon, Titan, has several odd weather patterns, including multi-decade polar vortexes and dust storms. A new study has revealed there...
16:52, 2019-12-04

Mass extinction killed nearly all life on Earth 2 billion years ago There have been several mass extinction events during the planet’s history, including the Cretaceous–Paleogene extinction event, arguably the b...
22:16, 2019-09-03

In the beginning: The full story of life on Earth can finally be told The events of the first 3.5 billion years of evolution are coming to light at last and they include far more drama and intrigue than we ever imagined...
10:41, 2019-04-09

'The future of life on Earth lies in the balance' – a picture essay Almost 600 conservation experts have signed a letter by the wildlife charity WWF, published to coincide with UN report into loss of biodiversityAlmos...
02:20, 2019-05-07

Water found on 'super-Earth' with temperature that could support life Boffins from University College London discovered water vapour on a potentially habitable planet known as K2-18b, located about 110 light years away...
23:04, 2019-09-11

We might soon find out if the Earth-like worlds orbiting TRAPPIST-1 can support life The James Webb Space Telescope is going to be an incredible tool for scientists to peer deep into space, returning information that could teach us a ...
17:52, 2019-08-14

Discovery of one billion year old fungi changes our understanding of life on Earth When scientists search for species that lived hundreds of millions of years ago they’re not always just looking for ancient animals. Life on Ea...
23:40, 2019-05-23

Study finds meteorite strikes made life on Earth possible There’s been more discussion recently about protecting life on Earth from a devastating asteroid strike. But a new study suggests that space ro...
21:44, 2019-08-15

Early life on Earth may have existed as miniature droplets of jelly Microscopic jelly blobs that form when simple carbon-based chemicals dry out could have been the precursors to the first biological cells on Earth...
22:00, 2019-07-22

NASA discovers nearby ‘super-Earth’ that ‘could harbor life’ “This is exciting, as this is humanity’s first nearby super-Earth that could harbor life — uncovered with help from TESS, our small, mighty mission w...
21:28, 2019-08-01

For the sake of life on Earth, we must put a limit on wealth | George Monbiot It’s not just the megarich: increased spending power leads us all to inflict environmental damage. It’s time for a radical planIt is not quite true t...
11:20, 2019-09-19

Life may have begun on Earth 100 million years earlier than we thought A new timeline of early evolution suggests life on Earth began 100 million years earlier than we thought, while meteorites were still pummelling the ...
16:00, 2019-04-09

Charles Darwin may be wrong about where life started on Earth: study Charles Darwin is credited with the idea that life on Earth evolved in shallow pools of water. Now, a new study suggests that instead of life origina...
22:12, 2019-11-05

David Saint-Jacques getting used to life on Earth after space mission The Canadian astronaut said while he hasn't felt any pain since his return Monday night, balance was an issue and he's been cautious walking and runn...
22:48, 2019-06-28

‘We really need to wake up quickly’: Al Gore warns of a looming food crisis caused by climate change Q&A | At a conference at his family farm, he details the impacts — and talks about solutions...
14:28, 2019-10-22

Thursday's Daily Brief: Climate crisis and food risks, fresh violence threat for millions of Syrians, calls for calm in Kashmir Thursday’s top stories: food security risk from climate crisis, fresh violence threat for millions of Syrians, UN chief urges “maximum restraint” in ...
23:28, 2019-08-08

Ebola not an international ‘health emergency’ but risks spreading across DR Congo border, warns UN health agency The Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) “does not constitute a public health emergency of international concern”, according ...
00:12, 2019-04-13

'Snowball Earth' discovery: Experts reveal how life survived prehistoric ice age Nearly 600 million years ago, a massive ice age radically altered the planet's climate, resulting in a "Snowball Earth." Now, researchers believe the...
16:28, 2019-12-03

NASA discovers closest ever Super Earth that may be home to alien life NASA has discovered the first ever nearby Super Earth which may have conditions capable of supporting alien life....
20:40, 2019-08-01

Dust cloud sparked explosion in primitive life on Earth, say scientists Smashing of monster asteroid half a billion years ago thought to have caused mini ice ageAn enormous dust cloud that swept through the ancient solar ...
20:20, 2019-09-18

Scientists just proved that life on Earth stretches back at least 3.5 billion years Determining how far back in Earth’s history life took root has been an immense challenge for scientists over the years. Finding fossils dating ...
02:12, 2019-09-27

Distant asteroid calamity shaped life on Earth 466 million years ago The cataclysmic asteroid impact off Mexico's coast that doomed the dinosaurs 66 million years ago was not the only time an astronomical event shaped ...
20:56, 2019-09-18

Charles Darwin may be wrong about where life started on Earth, stunning study says A new study suggests that instead of life originating in a "warm little pond" as Darwin believed, it may have come from deep-sea hydrothermal vents, ...
14:56, 2019-11-05

Earliest evidence of life on Earth found in Australia in ‘smoking gun’ study Fossils of the earliest known life on Earth have been discovered, according to a new study. The mind-blowing 3.5 billion-year-old fossils were found ...
21:04, 2019-09-26

Gaia rebooted: New version of idea explains how Earth evolved for life The controversial Gaia hypothesis sees Earth as a superorganism adapted to be perfect for life. A weird type of evolution may finally show how that a...
16:00, 2019-04-09

Discovery of billion-year-old fungi upends understanding of life on Earth When scientists search for species that lived hundreds of millions of years ago they’re not always just looking for ancient animals. Life on Earth ha...
19:48, 2019-05-24

‘Insect apocalypse’ poses risk to all life on Earth, conservationists warn Report claims 400,000 insect species face extinction amid heavy use of pesticides The “unnoticed insect apocalypse” should set alarm bells ringing, a...
07:28, 2019-11-13

Vehicle fire ‘creates threat to life’ near Tombstone TOMBSTONE, Ariz. – A fire warning has been issued for Cochise County after a blaze near Davis Road threatened a Tombstone home Friday. Accordin...
22:20, 2019-07-05

World food security increasingly at risk due to 'unprecedented' climate change impact, new UN report warns More than 500 million people today live in areas affected by erosion linked to climate change, the UN warned on Thursday, before urging all countries...
15:52, 2019-08-08

Don’t let smoking steal life’s breathtaking moments, urges UN health agency Tobacco use continues to claim around eight million lives a year, the World Health Organization (WHO) said on Wednesday, in a call for faster action ...
18:16, 2019-05-29

‘Signs of Life’ Picked Out As TESS Satellite Uncovers Its First Nearby Super-Earth An international team of astronomers has characterized the first potentially habitable world outside of our solar system discovered by NASA's Transit...
03:12, 2019-08-02

Asteroid dust helped trigger life on Earth 466 million years ago, say scientists WASHINGTON — The cataclysmic asteroid impact off Mexico’s coast that doomed the dinosaurs 66 million years ago was not the only time an astronomical ...
20:12, 2019-09-19

Asteroid dust may have triggered massive explosion of life on Earth 466 million years ago Nearly half a billion years ago, there was a huge explosion of species development on Earth, causing the biodiversity of animals to increase dramatic...
03:44, 2019-09-19

Saturn’s moon Titan has a lake with features similar to Earth, could support life Shortly before it plunged into Saturn's atmosphere in late 2017, NASA's Cassini spacecraft made an incredible observation about the ringed planet's m...
18:00, 2019-04-16

Poorly planned Amazon dam project 'poses serious threat to life' Operator faces choice of weakening 14km barrier or potentially devastating a biodiversity hotspot The biggest hydroelectric project in the Amazon rai...
20:08, 2019-11-08

Top Pentagon official: China a threat to 'our way of life in the United States' Western strategists still underestimate the threat posed by China’s emergence as a worldwide power, according to a top Pentagon official....
23:36, 2019-07-20

Saudi Arabia oil attacks: Trump warns US could 'do some dastardly things' as he steps up retaliation threat Donald Trump has warned that the US could "do some dastardly things" as he stepped up his treat of retaliation over the recent attacks on Saudi Arabi...
01:04, 2019-09-19

'Earth-like exoplanets' 12.5 light-years away could have liquid water and be home to life, study suggests Two recently discovered "Earth-like" exoplanets could have liquid water on their surfaces and potentially support life, according to a new study....
19:44, 2019-08-07

New evidence shows how asteroid dust cloud may have sparked new life on Earth 470m years ago Isotope found in seabed sediment points to clash of solar bodies near Mars, study suggestsAstronomers have discovered intriguing evidence that an ast...
14:40, 2019-10-12

Daring Mars mission to send rocks back to Earth in hunt for past life Europe poised to join US in complex plan to find evidence of fossil microbes on red planetEngineers plan to collect rocks on Mars and bring samples t...
10:48, 2019-11-24

iPad confusion and Tory antics indicate lack of intelligent life on Earth | John Crace Aliens are unlikely to be impressed by the likes of Annunziata Rees-Mogg and the Conservative partyAfter three years of training telescopes on 1,327 ...
14:28, 2019-06-21

Mass extinction event 2 billion years ago killed 99 percent of life on Earth, study says There have been several mass extinction events during the planet's history, including the Cretaceous–Paleogene extinction event, arguably the best-kn...
15:36, 2019-09-03

UK weather: Met Office issues threat-to-life warning after heavy rainfall Emergency services search for person feared swept away by River Severn waveA threat-to-life warning has been issued as parts of Britain brace for two...
17:36, 2019-09-30

With Caribbean island life under threat, UN chief pushes to face ‘headwinds together’ To counter global challenges that are a particular threat to vulnerable island nations like those in the Caribbean, it’s vital to “face the headwinds...
01:24, 2019-07-04

‘Bring to life’ precious moments caught on film or tape, UN agency urges on World Day Old, grainy film and video footage from years gone by, not only stirs powerful memories – it’s also a vital resource for future generations, the Unit...
16:36, 2019-04-09

Real-life Atlantis: Lost continent found under Europe is revealing Earth’s missing history NBC – More than 2,000 years ago, Plato wrote about a land called Atlantis, where a mighty empire vanished beneath the waves after a series of “...
00:08, 2019-09-21

Earth had life 3.5 billion years ago, a new study confirms — making a set of Australian fossils the oldest ever found Paul Balfe/Flickr Scientists discovered what they thought were 3.5 billion-year-old fossils in western Australia almost 40 years ago. A new study re...
18:32, 2019-09-26

Ex-Google software developer declares 'erroneous' killer robots a threat to life EXCLUSIVE: Lives are at risk of being wiped out accidentally due to autonomous weapons, according to Laura Nolan...
17:36, 2019-10-20

I’ve decided life is too short for food guilt A few days ago, I took a packed lunch to work – cheese sandwich, packet of Skips, bananaCertain conversations stick in the mind: the bad news from th...
15:56, 2019-10-25

Boris Johnson's Brexit trade deal with Trump would force the UK to accept food contaminated with maggots and rat hair, warns Jeremy Corbyn Getty Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn will warn Boris Johnson that a US trade deal with Donald Trump will lead to "rat hairs in paprika and maggots in or...
11:24, 2019-11-05

The life of Savannah Guthrie: How a local news anchor quit journalism only to become one of the biggest morning show stars on Earth Don Arnold / WireImage / Getty Savannah Guthrie has been a main co-anchor on the "Today" show since 2012. Unsure about what to do with her life, she ...
21:16, 2019-12-02

20 million children miss out on life-saving vaccines, U.N. warns More than one in 10 children - or 20 million worldwide - missed out last year on vaccines against life-threatening diseases such as measles, diphthe...
15:28, 2019-07-15

UK weather: Britons rescued from cars trapped in floodwater as downpours hit amid threat-to-life warning People have been rescued from their cars after becoming trapped in floodwater as heavy rain battered the UK and a threat-to-life warning was issued....
00:48, 2019-10-01

How Instagram brought nightmare retro food back to life Tara Cox considers herself an adventurous cook. But even she wasn’t sure about SpaghettiOs Jell-O. “It smells like cat vomit,” the ...
03:16, 2019-12-11

8-year-old’s life-threatening infection misdiagnosed as food allergy Gabriella Bondi, who was suffering from severe dry skin, didn’t improve when her doctor allegedly prescribed Benadryl....
16:12, 2019-10-02

The life of Alexander von Humboldt, plus foraging for food – books podcast On this week’s show, we’re talking about two books that encourage us to look anew at nature. Claire sits down in Cartegena with Andrea Wulf, who won ...
16:40, 2019-05-21

Cooking, Dancing, Hoping: A Day in the Life of a Smorgasburg Food Stall Three women who left Venezuela’s turmoil are trying to find their way forward at a culinary market that can make or break a small business....
18:00, 2019-07-08

UK flooding: Britons rescued from cars trapped in water as downpours hit amid threat-to-life weather warning People have been rescued from their cars after becoming trapped in floodwater as heavy rain battered the UK and a threat-to-life warning was issued....
10:56, 2019-10-01

Surgeon warns of 'life-changing' water park and diving dangers A moment of madness on holiday can result in major injuries and paralysis, spine expert warns....
15:04, 2019-07-31

NYC police's ‘quality of life’ strategy for subways: arrest food vendors Clip of police handcuffing a woman selling churros at a subway station went viral as over-policing becomes a hot-button issueAlong with cat videos an...
09:32, 2019-11-22

Audi R8 RWD joins new-look line-up on permanent basis News 6 Nov, 2019 The 532bhp Audi R8 RWD to join brand’s supercar line-up from early next year as a permanent fixture...
14:08, 2019-11-06

Super-Earth 'that could harbour life' among three further planets discovered Another three planets have been uncovered by Nasa, which scientists say includes the first nearby super-Earth "that could harbour life"....
21:12, 2019-08-01

‘Abhorrent’ ambulance attack in Libyan capital imperils life-saving work, warns UN An attack on an ambulance in Tripoli on Wednesday that has critically injured the head of emergency services in Libya’s war-torn capital, along with ...
18:20, 2019-05-09

Extinction Rebellion Heathrow: Drone protesters face LIFE in jail, government warns Extinction Rebellion protesters who disrupt Heathrow Airport with drones could face life behind bars, the government has warned....
15:24, 2019-05-31

The Fiver | What used to pass for Spursy, when the sun shone on a more regular basis Sign up now! Sign up now! Sign up now? Sign up now!Had the legendary John White, then a young man doing his national service, made it from his barrac...
17:20, 2019-11-20

Troubled Tennessee cemetery to re-open on limited basis MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — A Tennessee cemetery where hundreds of burials were mishandled is re-opening on a limited basis five years after it was shut do...
21:36, 2019-05-22

'Life-threatening issues': VA secretary warns California governor that power blackouts put veterans at risk The Department of Veterans Affairs warned California Gov. Gavin Newsom on Monday that the decision to shut off power for hundreds of thousands of Cal...
20:20, 2019-10-28

CIA risks sliding back into illegal torture methods, warns real-life star of The Report Daniel Jones, the Senate investigator who inspired Amazon film, says Barack Obama’s failure to confront CIA could spell return to dark daysThe author...
07:08, 2019-11-15

The Uninhabitable Earth: An Interview with David Wallace-Wells on How to Keep the Earth as Inhabitable as Possible The author says climate change is no longer a matter of "if" or "when" but "how bad will it get." And, he says, there's still time to fight it....
16:40, 2019-05-10

Powerful, obscure U.S. law forms basis of Trump’s ‘order’ on trade China’s announcement Friday that it was raising tariffs on $75 billion in U.S. imports sent Trump into a rage and White House aides scrambling for a ...
00:00, 2019-08-25

NBC News denies claims from Ronan Farrow's book: 'He has no basis' NBC News president Noah Oppenheim denied on Monday claims made by journalist Ronan Farrow that appear in his new book, "Catch and Kill: Lies, Spies a...
17:08, 2019-10-14

Disney+ thinks of the recappers, will be releasing its shows on a weekly basis In news that presumably saw the internet’s various TV editors reach for the slightly smaller bottles of bourbon for once, the planners behind Disney+...
21:12, 2019-08-24

The genetic basis of Peruvians’ ability to live at high altitude Enlarge / Many Peruvians are well adapted to high-altitude life in the Andes. (credit: Eric Lafforgue/Art in All of Us) Sherpas are physiologically a...
16:40, 2019-11-15

China’s Xi wants to work out US trade deal on basis of ‘mutual respect’ Economists warn that a prolonged dispute between the world’s two largest economies is elevating risks to the global economy by disrupting supply chai...
17:24, 2019-11-22

Bernie Sanders guarantee that everybody will be able to go to any doctor or hospital has no basis in reality Sen. Bernie Sanders made many defenses of his healthcare plan that rested on shaky ground, but one of his most egregious statements was that "under o...
04:48, 2019-06-28

Near-Earth objects provide extraterrestrial intelligence an ‘ideal’ way to spy on Earth "These near-Earth objects provide an ideal way to watch our world from a secure natural object," the study's abstract reads....
16:48, 2019-10-01

UK weather forecast: 'Threat-to-life' warning issued as heavy downpours continue A threat-to-life warning has been issued, as parts of Britain brace for two more days of heavy downpours, ahead of some snowfall and the leftovers of...
22:12, 2019-09-30

An interesting concept forms the basis of ‘Heaven’s Vault’ but it takes a while to grab you The visual novel dramatizes the grind and reward of leaning a foreign language, and progressing through the game’s worlds is dependent upon adding to...
22:32, 2019-05-10

Reef protection laws pass despite industry attacks on their scientific basis Queensland’s government will limit the agricultural pollution harming the Great Barrier ReefThe Queensland government has passed new regulations to l...
09:32, 2019-09-19

NBA to implement coach's challenge system on one-year trial basis in 2019-20 season Coaches will be able to challenge foul calls and out-of-bounds violations, among other calls...
03:08, 2019-07-10

Crystal Palace want to sign Chelsea loanee Michy Batshuayi on a permanent basis Roy Hodgson urged Crystal Palace to secure the futures of Wilfried Zaha and Aaron Wan-Bissaka and chase the permanent signing of Michy Batshuayi afte...
15:24, 2019-05-13

Exclusive: India trade ministry says no legal basis to ban e-cigarette imports - document India's trade ministry says it cannot impose a ban on electronic cigarette imports as there is no legal basis for doing so, an internal government me...
11:04, 2019-04-10

Why Earth's water could be older than Earth itself How did water survive Earth's searingly hot birth? A radical new answer turns planetary history on its head – and could revolutionise the search for ...
16:00, 2019-04-09

Kevin Durant free agency: Warriors star expected to talk with four teams at start of free agency, per report The two-time Finals MVP is expected to engage in discussions with four teams in free agency...
04:40, 2019-06-29

How to measure the distance between multiple points on Google Earth, with the free Google Earth Pro software TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images You can measure distance on Google Earth in a few different ways. In order to measure distance on Google Earth, you...
23:28, 2019-10-01

The impeachment hearing room burst into applause when a Democratic congresswoman shot back at her Republican colleague that Trump 'has 5 Pinocchios on a daily basis' Jacquelyn Martin/AP Images Rep. Jackie Speier, a California Democrat, was applauded in the impeachment hearing room on Wednesday when she levied a wi...
21:44, 2019-11-20

The Canada Child Benefit is increasing again. Here’s how much you could get The change means families with kids under the age of six could get up to an extra $143 for each child this year....
19:24, 2019-05-06

SUV obsession is increasing the world’s dependence on oil PARIS — The world’s thirst for oil will continue to grow until the 2030s, with climate-damaging emissions climbing until at least 2040 — and consumer...
18:48, 2019-11-13

Spa faces losing licence 'after customers offered sexual services on a pay-what-you-like basis' A massage parlour faces losing its licence over claims that customers were offered sexual services on a "pay-what-you-like" basis....
11:45, 2019-09-25

Trump Campaign Declares It Will Do Collusion on a 'Case by Case Basis' Donald Trump’s 2020 press secretary Kayleigh McEnany said on CBS on Thursday that the campaign would handle offers of opposition research from foreig...
15:52, 2019-06-14

Eurozone - Rotten to the Core What does Europe's recent poor economic data mean for the region moving forward? Find out in this article from European Short Term Update editor and ...
12:56, 2019-05-01

A new paper concludes that hurricane damage is increasing Enlarge (credit: NOAA) Hurricanes are fed by warm ocean waters, so it's expected that we'll see larger, more dangerous storms as the planet continues...
14:52, 2019-11-12

Sharks at increasing risk of becoming fishing bycatch Researchers call for urgent action to protect large species in international watersThe world’s shark populations are at increasing risk of becoming b...
05:40, 2019-07-25

UN peacekeepers warn of increasing global challenges Organized crime, breakdowns in law and order, and attacks by extremists, are examples of the challenges faced by UN peacekeepers, the Security Counci...
20:48, 2019-11-07

Five Below is increasing prices above $5 for the first time ever — and shoppers are not thrilled (FIVE) John Greim/Getty Images Five Below — the national discount store known for selling products that are $5 and under — recently changed its ...
17:28, 2019-11-18

George Clooney: Amal and I 'have real security issues on a daily basis' due to ISIS case George Clooney says the couple has had to take greater security precautions since Amal brought rape charges against terrorist group ISIS in France. ...
14:56, 2019-05-24

Gender equality must be at the core of 'Health for All' On this International Women's Day, we imagine a world where every woman and girl has access to quality and affordable health care, a world in which w...
10:40, 2019-04-09

Noah's Hard-Core Environmentalism Designer Brendon Babenzien's downtown punk-meets-prep label is turning ethical shopping from a trend into a full-blown platform....
14:12, 2019-05-08

Head and neck melanomas increasing, especially among boys and young men (Reuters Health) - Although relatively rare, head and neck melanomas have been on the rise in North America, increasing by more than 50% over two dec...
00:08, 2019-10-04

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

Number of nonsmokers with COPD increasing worldwide, report says For years, more people have been developing chronic obstructive pulmonary disease around the world, and the number of nonsmokers with the condition h...
17:08, 2019-04-10

Measles Can Cause ‘Immune Amnesia,’ Increasing Risk of Other Infections New research shows the virus can have devastating effects on the immune system that persist much longer than the illness itself....
19:16, 2019-10-31

Call of Duty Endowment is increasing job placement for veterans After a decade, the Call of Duty Endowment is hitting its stride when it comes to placing veterans into good jobs. Since 2012, the nonprofit group fu...
18:48, 2019-06-18

Average US BMI on the rise despite increasing weight loss efforts Over a 15 year time period, the number of people in the United States who reported trying to lose weight increased — but so too did the average BMI....
23:00, 2019-11-19

Lamont signs bill increasing Connecticut’s smoking age to 21 HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Gov. Ned Lamont has signed legislation that increases the age to purchase cigarettes and other tobacco products to 21. The bil...
00:12, 2019-06-19

Milk Bar to change famous 'Crack Pie' name after increasing criticism Esteemed bakery, Milk Bar, is changing the name of its most popular pie, “Crack Pie,” after facing criticism from customers and food critics....
18:32, 2019-04-16

‘From farm to plate’, first-ever World Food Safety Day demonstrates the need to take unsafe food off the menu Unsafe food kills an estimated 420,000 people every year, the head of the World Health Organization (WHO) said on Thursday, just ahead of the first-e...
17:44, 2019-06-06

‘Stamp Out Hunger’ Food Drive: Leave canned food at mailbox this Saturday TUCSON – Having any non-perishable food collecting dust in your pantry? Well, look no further, the Community Food Bank’s single biggest o...
20:52, 2019-05-10

Want To Ditch Junk Food? These 5 Tips Can Help You To Start Liking Healthy Food! Aspiring to eat healthy is much easier than actually doing it. So how does one practice 'mind over matter' and get themselves to opt for the healthie...
13:56, 2019-05-26

We asked more than 3,000 people about which fast-food chains have the best food, and Chick-fil-A dominated Hollis Johnson/Business Insider Chains like Chick-fil-A, McDonald's, and Burger King are constantly battling for the title of best food in the indust...
15:52, 2019-10-11

Weak Immune System? Stop Eating These Food That May Have Food Additives In Them According to a study led by researchers from Michigan State University, common food additive that are found in many food products like frozen meat, c...
15:56, 2019-04-09

'There’s food… it’s just not real food’: inside America's hunger capital - video In the 'food deserts' of Memphis, Tennessee, dominated by fast food outlets and convenience stores, locals lack what seems a basic human right in the...
14:08, 2019-11-20

Liquid food safety alert leaves woman with no food for 10 days Jenny Evans is fed intravenously, but says a lack of deliveries left her without essential nutrition....
12:00, 2019-10-16

Chick-fil-A tops ranking of fast-food chains with the best food in America Hollis Johnson/Business Insider Chains like Chick-fil-A, McDonald's, and Burger King are constantly battling for the title of best food in the indust...
18:24, 2019-10-02

Healthy Food Making You Feel Uncomfortable? Blame It On Food Adulteration  With an increasing demand for organic and healthy food, most of the food that we consume today has its own side-effects, caused mainly due to adulter...
11:16, 2019-07-19

Chick-fil-A dominates fast-food rankings, from cleanest locations to best food Hollis Johnson/Business Insider Chick-fil-A has the best food, best customer service, and cleanest bathrooms in American fast food, according to Busi...
16:28, 2019-10-04

Trump administration study shows food stamp move could limit food access for many The Trump administration proposal to tighten eligibility for food stamps could undercut access to basic nutrition for millions of Americans, accordin...
20:36, 2019-07-24

About 28 Percent of Food Delivery Drivers Provide Free Secret Food Tasting Services If you’re like most of our readers, you’re likely in charge of some important organization, possibly the ruling regent of a country, the CEO of a maj...
21:08, 2019-07-29

Amazon brings Alexa to AWS IoT Core devices Ahead of its 2019 re:Invent conference in Las Vegas, Amazon announced a host of new internet of things-related products heading to AWS.Read More...
20:20, 2019-11-25

Versatile veteran looking to be part of the Rangers’ core Ryan Strome is not naive. It has been a long time since Strome, now 26 years old, was the No. 5-overall pick of the Islanders in 2011. He has seen so...
10:40, 2019-09-28

Samsung details the Galaxy S11's next-gen processor core Yesterday, a confirmed that the series will be powered by Samsung's own processor that it announced not long ago, together with the Snapdragon 865 th...
13:04, 2019-11-26

Hands-on with AMD’s 32-core, 64-thread Threadripper 3970x This is AMD's ThreadRipper 3970x, mounted on an ASUS ROG Zenith II Extreme board, with an NZXT Kraken X62 fluid cooler and Corsair Dominator Platinum...
20:16, 2019-11-25

Greek Gods: The 7 Core Males Exposed The ancient Greeks were a polytheistic people and worshiped a multitude of gods. The most important gods of the Greek pantheon were the Twelve Olympi...
20:08, 2019-09-24

What Exactly Is Uber’s ‘Core Platform Contribution Margin’? Uber, like many other tech companies, is using a few creative terms to describe its business. We’ll try to translate them for you....
02:16, 2019-04-12

May to ban Huawei from providing 'core' parts of UK 5G network Telecoms firm will still be able to supply some technology, but decision may anger Beijing Theresa May has ordered that Chinese telecoms supplier Hua...
13:04, 2019-05-01

Report: Microsoft’s new Secured-core PC initiative As recently as 2016, firmware vulnerabilities weren't being sought out and found very often. But starting in 2017, one or more has been discovered pr...
13:33, 2019-10-23

Apple reacts to Huawei ban by barely increasing iPhone production Research company Cowen has made it an obsession to follow various stats related to Apple's iPhone business (and thus keep track of its health status)...
16:32, 2019-06-27

Western firms kowtow to China's increasing economic clout More and more Western firms are relying on the vast Chinese market for their sales and profits. But doing business in China means toeing the Communis...
17:12, 2019-10-11

Increasing emergency department admissions in U.S. for child sexual abuse (Reuters Health) - The rate at which children are being admitted to U.S. emergency departments for sexual abuse almost doubled between 2010 and 2016,...
00:28, 2019-11-05

Top NATO general has had ‘zero conversations’ with US allies about increasing military aid to Ukraine The top commander of western forces in Europe has not discussed the military contributions of allies to Ukraine, the four-star American general told ...
21:36, 2019-10-03

Murders of three trans women in Texas underline increasing dangers across US Three black trans women have been killed in Texas since October, and activists believe that attacks are on the rise due to a hostile political climat...
08:56, 2019-06-08

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

ILO report shows increasing income inequality — Where does Canada stand? According to the report, the lowest 20 per cent of income earners receive less than one per cent of the total worldwide income — a statistic that has...
23:16, 2019-07-04

Environment and health at increasing risk from growing weight of ‘e-waste’ Around 50 million tonnes of electronic waste, or e-waste, is being thrown away each year, according to a new joint United Nations report – which exce...
10:43, 2019-04-09

Spotify is thinking about increasing prices, and it’s already testing a more expensive plan While other streaming services have gotten more expensive in recent months, Spotify has left its prices alone, even offering noteworthy perks and dea...
21:08, 2019-09-09

Blocked EU fails on climate pledge, despite increasing public pressure Paralyzed by internal divisions and unable to agree on the bloc's direction, EU leaders have failed to agree on tougher climate targets. But can they...
12:00, 2019-06-21

Climate crisis may be increasing jet stream turbulence, study finds Potential impacts of rise in vertical shear include longer, bumpier and dearer flightsThe climate crisis could be making transatlantic flights more b...
17:12, 2019-08-08

Gene variant may raise Alzheimer's risk by increasing cholesterol About 10 percent of early-onset Alzheimer's disease cases was linked to a gene variant known as APOE E4....
18:56, 2019-05-29

John Cattuci helps find one-of-a-kind food across North America in ‘Big Food Bucket List’ 'You know it's a good burger if it's messy. If it's not running down your arm and you're not licking the burger juice off your arm, it's not a great ...
19:40, 2019-05-27

Impossible Food and Beyond Meats' plant-based burgers aren't actually healthier than the fast-food originals Burger King Fast-food chains are jumping on the meatless bandwagon, with deals with plant-based "meat" makers such as Beyond Meat and Impossible Foo...
21:52, 2019-06-07

Junk food may be fuelling rise in food allergies, say experts Children with food allergies are found to have higher levels of substance in processed foodsA ballooning diet of junk food might be one of the factor...
01:28, 2019-06-08

Thursday’s Daily Brief: STIs worldwide, food safety and food prices, updates on Iraq and East Africa This Thursday, we cover: the latest global report by the UN health agency (WHO) on sexually transmitted infections (STIs); the first ever World Food ...
20:40, 2019-06-06

Kardashian family shares video of food fight, fans criticize them for wasting food: 'Makes me cringe' The Kardashian family is getting backlash on social media after Khloe posted a promo for the upcoming episode of their reality show that features the...
17:20, 2019-11-14

Texas lawmakers propose bill that bans food stamp use on soda, energy drinks, junk food GettyImages FORT WORTH (KXAS) – A proposed bill in Texas would prohibit purchasing less than healthy food items for those using food stamps. En...
12:28, 2019-05-02

Apple debuts Core ML 3 with on-device machine learning Apple is introducing on-device machine learning with Core ML 3 to power personalization for iOS apps. Multiple model training is also part of Core ML...
11:28, 2019-06-04

P.K. Subban’s eye-opening confidence in Hughes, Devils’ core P.K. Subban has been through this before. That was something the newest Devil wanted everyone to know during his introductory conference call Sunday ...
02:28, 2019-06-24

A massive collision may have made Jupiter's core so weird A few years ago we learned Jupiter’s core is much messier than expected. Now simulations suggest a huge collision with a planetary embryo could expla...
20:32, 2019-08-14

Microsoft releases .NET Core 3.0 with support for WPF and Windows Forms Microsoft today released .NET Core 3.0 and new versions of Visual Studio 2019 for Windows and Mac at its .NET Conf 2019 event.Read More...
18:20, 2019-09-23

Intel reveals 10th Gen Core lineup for laptops and 2-in-1s Intel today officially launched its 10th Gen Core lineup for laptops and 2-in-1s. Machines featuring them will ship ahead of the holiday season.Read ...
15:52, 2019-08-01

After 10 Years of Hopes and Setbacks, What Happened to the Common Core? It was one of the most ambitious education efforts in United States history. Did it fail? Or does it just need more time to succeed?...
06:40, 2019-12-10

Juancho Hernangomez undergoes core muscle surgery ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — The Denver Nuggets say forward Juancho Hernangomez underwent surgery to fix a core muscle injury. The procedure was performed...
20:24, 2019-05-16

AMD unveils 16-core processor and graphics chip for PC gaming AMD unveils high-end processor and graphics chip for PC gaming. The new Ryzen and Radeon chips will be out later this year.Read More...
00:16, 2019-06-11

Instagram's standalone Direct app is 'going away', but its core feature will live on Facebook has a habit of frequently testing changes (both big and small) for its extensive library of crazy popular social networking services, but wh...
14:40, 2019-05-16

Plus-size male models fill increasing gap in fashion industry niche One man found work for an agency while looking online to find clothes that could fit himAt 6ft tall with a 49in chest and 44in waist, Raul Samuel had...
11:04, 2019-10-18

Real living wage 2019: Employers in the UK and how much the voluntary scheme is increasing by Thousands of UK workers will see a boost to their pay packets with the real living wage to increase ahead of Christmas....
17:08, 2019-11-11

Iceland accused of putting mackerel stocks at risk by increasing its catch Leaked document says fishing surge in international waters poses long-term risksIceland has been accused of threatening the long-term sustainability ...
06:32, 2019-11-21

Cboe Reports Increasing Usage of New Complex Order Options Functionality CHICAGO – November 30, 2017 – Cboe Global Markets, Inc. (Cboe: CBOE | Nasdaq: CBOE), one of the world’s largest exchange holding companies, has annou...
13:12, 2019-05-01

Jeremy Corbyn under increasing pressure to apologise over handling of anti-Semitism Jeremy Corbyn is facing further intense pressure to apologise to the Jewish community amid criticism of his handling of anti-Semitism complaints....
04:36, 2019-11-27

Years of fire suppression contributing to increasing Alberta wildfires: expert Thousands of people have been evacuated from communities across northern Alberta due to growing wildfires....
02:24, 2019-06-01

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

The Invasion Of Online Food Portals In The Food Industry Online food-delivery platforms are expanding choice and convenience. It allows them to be specific with their choices and gives them access to the va...
14:24, 2019-07-26

Giants claim Cody Core and Eric Smith off waivers The Giants did not figure to be as busy the day after roster cut-downs this year as they were in year No. 1 of the Dave Gettleman/Pat Shurmur regime,...
21:44, 2019-09-01

Traditional knowledge at ‘core’ of indigenous heritage, and ‘must be protected’, says UN Forum Traditional knowledge is at the core of indigenous identity, culture and heritage around the world, the chair of the United Nations Permanent Forum o...
20:08, 2019-04-22

Microsoft announces Secured-core PCs to counter firmware attacks Microsoft has announced Secured-core PCs, a new initiative to combat threats specifically targeted at the firmware level and data stored in memory.Re...
17:04, 2019-10-21

Zanna van Dijk on why crunches are not the key to building real core strength A life-threatening injury caused the fitness pro's abs to separate. Here, she shares her tips on getting back to full strength...
07:36, 2019-07-16

AMD unveils 16-core Ryzen processor and 7-nm Navi graphics chips Advanced Micro Devices unveiled a new 7-nanometer, 16-core Ryzen 3 processor and a 7-nanometer Navi graphics processing unit that will challenge Inte...
02:20, 2019-06-11

2 giant blobs at the core of our galaxy are spewing radiation. Scientists don't know how they got there. In 2010, astronomers working with the Fermi Gamma-ray Space Telescope announced the discovery of two giant blobs. These blobs were centered on the co...
16:40, 2019-09-06

Core set of genes explain why some animals stick to one mate at a time Across a wide range of species, from mice to fish, a common set of genetic changes appear to be linked to monogamous behaviour...
21:08, 2019-04-11

Toronto’s climate strike march takes over downtown core Thousands of people took over the area in and around Queen's Park on Friday to take part in a climate strike march through the city's downtown core f...
18:00, 2019-09-27

Citroen boss: comfort and creativity remain core values Linda Jackson: "Cars in Europe often have so much technology that people don’t use half of it" As brand turns 100, focus shifts to streamlined dealer...
01:40, 2019-10-15

The Fallout From The Mike Scott Fight Has Shaken Philadelphia To Its Core Sixers forward Mike Scott had a typical Philadelphia sports Sunday this week: He went to an Eagles tailgate, got into a fistfight, then brushed himse...
19:28, 2019-09-10

trending: Cycling Tours, Once for the Hard-Core, Now Offer E-bikes More riders are using battery-powered bikes on group cycling tours, creating their own set of tensions and hand-wringing over the artificial advantag...
12:24, 2019-04-10

Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam says increasing violence will not solve social issues Lam was speaking after another weekend of sometimes violent clashes in the former British colony, with police firing tear gas to disperse protesters ...
08:04, 2019-09-10

Bolivia’s president resigns amid increasing pressure over election fraud allegations Morales' claim to have won a fourth term last month plunged the country into the biggest crisis of his nearly 14 years in power....
23:16, 2019-11-10

Pentagon: China increasing military strength with aim of being a ‘world-class’ power by 2049 China has embarked on a 30-year program to eclipse the United States as the preeminent military power in the Indo-Pacific region, making significant ...
20:08, 2019-05-03

Mouth-watering photos show some of the most spectacular and delicious things we ate at The New York Times Food Festival, which showcased NYC's iconic food scene Rachel Askinasi/Insider On the first weekend of October 2019, The New York Times hosted its inaugural Food Festival focused exclusively on NYC's icon...
23:16, 2019-10-10

Food metres not food miles at The Dairy in Clapham: meet the chef growing his own salad leaves and herbs on his restaurant's roof garden You can grow a glorious container garden of herbs anywhere. Top chef Robin Gill has the recipe....
08:32, 2019-07-26

Disgusting Food Museum: Food so gross you have to try it The Disgusting Food Museum exhibition traveled to France and is headed to Las Vegas to showcase gross food.       ...
18:08, 2019-10-08

You Already Need Dog Food, Get $15 Off Your Next Chewy Order That Includes Rx Med or Rx Food $15 Off Your Rx Med or Rx Food Order of $49 or More | Chewy | Promo Code 15CHEWY...
22:12, 2019-07-23

Diabetes Diet: Reducing Carbs, Increasing Protein And Fat Intake Beneficial For Type-2 Diabetics A new study has said that consuming a diet that is low in carbohydrates and rich in protein and fats, might prove to be beneficial for people sufferi...
15:20, 2019-08-10

Substance abuse among veterans increasing as mental health issues go untreated, study finds More U.S. military veterans are struggling with substance abuse and half of returning service members who need mental health treatment don't seek out...
02:00, 2019-05-30

Global Calorie Intake May Rise With Increasing Body Weight And Height Of People: Study Average body height and body size are increasing in most countries around the world. This means that more food needs to be eaten by people to maintai...
08:40, 2019-12-09

De Blasio signs bills increasing access to Hart Island, boosting worker wages "Folks who have been buried on Hart Island over generations — they are New Yorkers, they are part of the fabric of our life," de Blasio said at a Cit...
21:12, 2019-12-04

Microsoft’s new Secured-core PC initiative short circuits firmware attacks As recently as 2016, firmware vulnerabilities weren't being sought out and found very often. But starting in 2017, one or more has been discovered pr...
17:04, 2019-10-23

Rocket Report: Single-core Delta IV is no more, fully automated Soyuz Enlarge / The Rocket Report is published weekly. (credit: Arianespace) Welcome to Edition 2.12 of the Rocket Report! This week's report might as we...
14:24, 2019-08-23

Best Buy's aging core customers 'will die out,' Wall Street analysts say in bleak warning (BBY) AP/Charlie Riedel Best Buy revealed this week that it's making a massive bet on the aging population of the US with a suite of health services and d...
17:24, 2019-09-26

Sansar gets revamped with avatar editor, a new core world, and corporate partnerships Linden Lab is bringing more mass to Sansar's VR experience with a better avatar editor, a core gathering hub, and corporate partnerships.Read More...
14:21, 2019-09-24

Alphabet shares fall as core advertising business slows (GOOG) Alphabet (GOOG, GOOGL) is trading 9% lower after the company missed first quarter estimates last nig...
12:50, 2019-05-01

Core subject: how to turn apple peelings into healthy vinegar | Waste Not Windfall apples, cores and peelings needn’t go to waste: apple cider vinegar is simple to make and super-healthyIf anything grows well in our climate...
07:20, 2019-09-21

Huawei suggests US sanctions are no big deal, as its 'core technologies' remain intact Huawei has been in the news for the last few days like never before, but unfortunately for the Chinese tech behemoth, the latest headlines are not di...
11:08, 2019-05-21

Apple refreshes MacBook Pro with updated keyboard, 8-core 9th-gen Intel CPUs Enlarge / The 2017 and 2018 15-inch MacBook Pros side by side. Each has a butterfly keyboard. (credit: Samuel Axon) In the second update to the cur...
20:04, 2019-05-21

Apple updates MacBook Pro with 8-core option, revised keyboard design Apple's pro-grade laptop received another set of internal bumps today, designed to improve performance of both chips and the troubled butterfly keybo...
19:36, 2019-05-21

Instagram star Kayla Itsines shares easy core workout which you can do anywhere Kayla Itsines showcased her hard rock abs during a simple core workout to her 11.8 million followers on Instagram...
13:44, 2019-11-02

New UN report on families in a changing world puts ‘women’s rights at their core’ While women’s rights have advanced over the decades, gender inequalities and other fundamental human rights violations within families persist, accor...
17:40, 2019-06-25

Revenge Body Trainer Simone De La Rue Has the Perfect Core Workout for New Moms Everywhere Simone De La Rue can relate to Revenge Body boss Khloe Kardashian's post-pregnancy weight loss journey. The celebrity trainer stopped by Daily Pop t...
22:00, 2019-07-05

Apple bumps entry MacBook Pro to 4-core CPU and Touch ID, cuts Air price Apple's entry-level 13-inch laptops now pack new features, including a small but pro-grade improvement to their screens, and lower prices.Read More...
15:16, 2019-07-09

Electronic Arts’ core franchises delivered while Apex Legends reloaded Electronic Arts had a strong Q1 in terms of revenues thanks to reliable games like The Sims 4, FIFA, and more. Now, it is looking forward to Apex sea...
23:08, 2019-07-30

Elon Musk says he knows why Falcon Heavy’s core booster missed its landing SpaceX launched its Falcon Heavy rocket in the early hours of Tuesday morning, delivering 24 satellites into orbit and making many of its clients ver...
01:40, 2019-06-27

After a “corrective action,” Boeing back at work on SLS rocket core stage NASA hopes to install the first of four space shuttle main engines on the SLS rocket this month. [credit: NASA ] Nearly a month ago, NASA announced t...
15:40, 2019-10-14

Thursday’s Daily Brief: DR Congo warlord sentenced, Iraq protest latest, UN food outlook report, Syrian humanitarian update, tech and the food chain A recap of Thursday’s UN News stories: ‘Terminator’ warlord handed 30-year sentence; UN chief calls for ‘meaningful dialogue’ in Iraq; Disease slashe...
23:04, 2019-11-07

Monday’s Daily Brief: increasing inequality, human rights and climate, civil war crimes, Ethiopia reforms New UN development report warns global inequality breeding a “new generation of inequalities”; human rights linked to climate change by senior UN off...
23:48, 2019-12-09

Jeremy Corbyn under increasing pressure to apologise over handling of anti-Semitism after Andrew Neil interview Jeremy Corbyn is facing further intense pressure to apologise to the Jewish community amid criticism of his handling of anti-Semitism complaints....
09:28, 2019-11-27

WeWork is planning to lay off thousands of people — up to 25% of its employees —as its new CEOs focus on the core business WeWork WeWork is planning to lay off between 10% and 25% of its workforce, a source familiar with the situation told Business Insider. The cuts come ...
23:52, 2019-10-03

WeWork is planning to lay off thousands of people — up to 25% of its employees — as its new CEOs focus on the core business WeWork WeWork is planning to lay off between 10 and 25% of its workforce, a source familiar with the situation told Business Insider. The cuts come a...
00:12, 2019-10-04

Oprah speaks out on mass shootings: 'What people are missing is a core moral center' Oprah Winfrey addressed the mass shootings in Dayton, Ohio and El Paso, Texas that took the lives of dozens of people over the weekend....
20:48, 2019-08-07

Eagles making a push to secure several core players before 2019 season ends Key passing-game weapon Zach Ertz is one of three players who could land new deals in the coming weeks...
14:24, 2019-11-17

Salesforce signs a big new deal with Microsoft's cloud to power one of its core products (CRM, MSFT) REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage Salesforce has picked Microsoft Azure as the public cloud provider for its Marketing Cloud product, as the two companies dou...
15:16, 2019-11-14

'A kind person to his core': Mister Rogers' pen pal wrote to her famous friend for years They weren't neighbors, but Mister Rogers was Mary Manz Simon's pen pal. She praises Tom Hanks' portrayal in 'A Beautiful Day in the Neigborhood.' &#...
21:44, 2019-11-25

Labour government would make climate change core part of school curriculum Climate change will be introduced as a core part of the curriculum from primary school onwards under a Labour government, the party has announced....
10:48, 2019-05-24

Oprah speaks out on mass shootings: What 'people are missing is a core moral center' Oprah Winfrey addressed the mass shootings in Dayton, Ohio and El Paso, Texas that took the lives of dozens of people over the weekend....
18:32, 2019-08-07

Start Building Your Star Wars: Legion Tabletop Army With This Discounted Core Set While the better-known Star Wars: Armada brings Star Wars’ space battles to your tabletop, Star Wars: Legion does the same with the series’ planetsid...
23:00, 2019-05-27

Police Digitally Alter Mugshot to Implicate Bank Robbery Suspect: 'They’re Increasing the Risk of Mistaken Identity' I know they think we all look alike, but with the assortment of distinct tattoos that adorn Tyrone Lamont Allen’s right cheek, forehead and left eye,...
17:16, 2019-08-19

Voter Suppression Reportedly on Rise in States Where Increasing Numbers of Democratic-Leaning Students Head to the Polls College students headed to the polls in droves during the last presidential election, and with that number only expected to grow in next year’s race,...
03:24, 2019-10-25

South Korean military says North Korea has fired “several” short-range missiles, increasing count from previous one SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korean military says North Korea has fired “several” short-range missiles, increasing count from previous...
03:52, 2019-05-04

Labour anti-Semitism storm: Jeremy Corbyn under increasing pressure to apologise after Andrew Neil interview Jeremy Corbyn is facing further intense pressure to apologise to the Jewish community amid criticism of his handling of anti-Semitism complaints....
10:44, 2019-11-27

Alcoa excites investors with review to remove noncompetitive capacity and sell non-core assets (AA) So how does a stock rally +6% when it reports a large EPS miss and a 24% yr/yr revenue decline like...
22:32, 2019-10-17

Cracker Barrel earnings preview - Enhanced focus on menu at core of new strategy (CBRL) Intense competition within the casual dining market is not a new phenomenon. However, as an increasi...
19:36, 2019-09-16

Jennifer Lopez and Alex Rodriguez are donating a year's worth of food to a Tennessee elementary school after seeing a heartbreaking viral Facebook post from a teacher buying food for her students Sean Zanni/Patrick McMullan via Getty Images Jennifer Lopez and Alex Rodriguez are donating a year's worth of food to a Tennessee elementary school, ...
02:04, 2019-10-25

UN atomic watchdog says Iran continues to comply with 2015 nuclear deal but increasing uranium, heavy water stockpiles VIENNA (AP) — UN atomic watchdog says Iran continues to comply with 2015 nuclear deal but increasing uranium, heavy water stockpiles....
15:36, 2019-05-31

Kevin Durant injury update: Warriors star practices Sunday, increasing hope for Game 5 return in NBA Finals Durant completed practicing with the team, though reportedly did not stay on the court for long...
23:00, 2019-06-09

Kevin Durant injury update: Warriors star cleared to practice, increasing hope for Game 5 return in NBA Finals Steve Kerr on Durant: 'He'll get some extra work in with some of our younger players, and we'll gauge it from there'...
19:52, 2019-06-09

Tuca & Bertie Creator Lisa Hanawalt Makes Shows About Animals. But at Their Core, They’re Deeply Human Fans of BoJack Horseman, who love their cartoons whimsical, full of puns and served with a side of depression, have cartoonist-designer-producer Lisa...
20:56, 2019-05-10

Trump's Navy SEAL saga 'cuts to the core' of trust in the military, an Army combat veteran says Reuters President Donald Trump's intervention in the war-crimes case of a Navy SEAL has led to the SEAL being cleared and to the Navy's top official ...
16:04, 2019-12-02

Celtics' Jaylen Brown gets 4-year, $115M extension as Boston works to keep core in place for years to come After contentious negotiations, Jaylen Brown will remain with the Celtics for the long haul...
22:48, 2019-10-21

Samsung reportedly starts developing Galaxy S11 software; company stops custom CPU core production Last week, it was discovered that Samsung had made its that will be found in next year's Galaxy S11 family. As has been the pattern, we could see thi...
01:24, 2019-11-04

Food storage tips for small freezers: how to minimise food waste by making the most of compact storage spaces We've rounded up six of the best ways to cut down your food waste - and found the perfect storage containers for your freezer......
15:32, 2019-08-06

Trump adviser Stephen Miller faces increasing pressure to resign after reports that he shared white-nationalist links with a Breitbart editor Evan Vucci/AP White House advisor Stephen Miller is facing increasing pressure to resign after new leaked emails showed him exchanging links to white...
23:48, 2019-11-14

Is my food safe? Gluten found in 32% of food labeled gluten-free, new study says Thirty-two percent of restaurant foods labeled gluten-free contained gluten, according to a new study using Nima sensors.     &#...
13:52, 2019-04-18

Plants are doing their best to save mankind, but they can’t do it alone We humans are great at a number of things and very, very bad at several others. For example, we’re pretty terrible when it comes to managing ou...
21:36, 2019-05-17

How to keep your plants alive when you go on holiday Summer's here which means one thing: holidays. Patch's Freddie Blackett reveals five tips on how to keep your plants thriving when they're left alone...
11:36, 2019-07-10

Are plants a necessity or a luxury? A new campaign says we should pay less tax on plants because they are good for the environment and mental health....
02:12, 2019-04-20

During a Solar Eclipse, What Are Plants Doing? Research conducted during the Great American Eclipse of 2017 suggests the sun’s midday disappearance shocks some plants....
12:32, 2019-07-02

Plants freak out and ‘panic’ whenever they get wet Plants go into a state of all-consuming “panic” when it rains, according to surprised scientists. This response is so unusual because pla...
18:32, 2019-11-05

Liam Payne's mom wasn't happy about his 'raunchy' Hugo Boss photo shoot: 'I have basically just shot soft-core porn' Dominique Charriau/WireImage Liam Payne recently shot a new underwear campaign with Hugo Boss. He told GQ Hype that he "hadn't been properly warned a...
17:16, 2019-11-05

McKinsey Advised Johnson & Johnson on Increasing Opioid Sales In a trial in Oklahoma, records showed the firm was consulted about sales at a time when abuse of pain medicine was widespread. Cases in two other st...
20:32, 2019-07-25

World Food Safety Day: 5 Tips To Ensure Food Safety At Home The UN is observing World Food Safety Day 2019 on June 7th in order to shine a light on the issues of producing, storing, handling and consuming food...
11:56, 2019-06-07

United is the latest airline to push the Boeing 737 Max's return back, despite Boeing's increasing confidence about the plane's recertification (UAL, BA) Justin Sullivan/Getty Images United Airlines is pulling the Boeing 737 Max from its schedule until at least the first week of March, 2020, matching A...
18:08, 2019-11-15

The Best Online Shops for Ordering Plants Filling your place with greenery no longer requires wandering the aisles of your local humid nursery. Here are companies that'll ship plants right to...
22:28, 2019-07-08

House plants: the new bloom economy Instagram-friendly and bursting with ‘wellbeing benefits’, pot plants are being repackaged and reinvented by smart online entrepreneurs. Alex Moshaki...
19:28, 2019-06-30

You Can't Kill These Gorgeous 'Preserved' Plants. Here's Why 5 examples of the growing trend for real plants and flowers— technically dead but legitimately lush— that need zero care....
22:24, 2019-10-22

Four in five EU coal plants are unprofitable: research Four in five coal plants in the European Union are unprofitable and utilities could face losses of nearly 6.6 billion euros ($7.3 billion) this year,...
01:40, 2019-10-24

New natural gas plants will have to pay carbon tax on all emissions The change made this week means new natural-gas plants will have their emissions standard toughened each year after 2021, until in 2030 they will pay...
20:40, 2019-06-28

Plants aren’t doing as much as you think for indoor air quality Air quality has become a major topic of study in recent years, with data revealing that terrible air quality — both indoor and outdoor — can lead to ...
16:32, 2019-11-08

Four in five EU coal plants are unprofitable — report A report by the Carbon Tracker Initiative has revealed 79% of EU coal plants are running at a high financial loss because they can't compete with che...
12:36, 2019-10-24

Plants vs Zombies Is Ten Years Old, So Here's A Look At Where It All Began One of the main reasons I run Fine Art every night is that I’m fascinated by the earliest origins of the characters and worlds that we love. And it d...
02:56, 2019-05-06

Welcome a Few More Plants into Your Home With this One-Day Amazon Sale Bring spring into your home with today’s Gold Box. Choose from over a dozen house plans from Costa Farms, with prices starting at just $16. Choose fr...
15:08, 2019-05-09

How plants from Mauritius could help fight cancer Research into the medicinal herbs of Mauritius shows that we may still have much to learn about the anticancer properties of many of the island plant...
15:36, 2019-05-06

Ethiopia plants more than 200 million trees in 1 day ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia — Ethiopians planted more than 200 million trees on Monday, which officials stated will be a world record. The ambitious initia...
17:52, 2019-07-31

5 tips to keep your plants happy when you're away Try these 5 tips next time you leave your plant babies home on vacation!       ...
17:08, 2019-07-19

Getting Your Protein From Plants May Help You Live Longer Japanese men and women who consumed the most plant proteins had a lower rate of cardiovascular death and stroke....
22:56, 2019-09-03

What happens to nuclear waste from power plants? African countries looking to invest in nuclear energy as a source of clean electricity should consider Europe's struggles with disposing of radioacti...
14:08, 2019-11-13

Ancient Plants Revive After Being Trapped in Ice for 400 Years Scientists visiting Ellesmere Island in the Canadian Arctic discovered something remarkable and fascinating. Led by Catherine LaFarge, a geologist fr...
16:24, 2019-07-21

Electronics projects for beginners: Get your plants talking to you Well-loved plants are happy plants. Here’s how to wire yours up to a BBC micro:bit so they can tell you when they are too hot, dry or cold...
11:12, 2019-07-18

Czechs must build nuclear plants even if in breach of EU law, says PM The Czech Republic will have to build new nuclear power plants to replace aging coal and nuclear capacity even if they are in breach of European law,...
15:20, 2019-10-16

Your plants are parched. How you water makes all the difference. The past two months have been not only arid but hot as well, and moisture has been wicked out of the top layers of soil at a key moment when our gard...
13:12, 2019-09-27

Sorry, your potted plants aren’t doing anything for indoor air quality Air quality has become a major topic of study in recent years, with data revealing that terrible air quality — both indoor and outdoor — ...
16:20, 2019-11-07

Czech lab grows mustard plants for Mars Czech scientists have opened a lab to experiment growing food for environments with extreme conditions and lack of water, such as Mars....
18:08, 2019-10-31

Tea and banana plants have been genetically modified by bacteria Around 1 in 20 flowering plants are naturally transgenic, with added bacterial genes that can make them produce unusual chemicals...
18:44, 2019-10-08

The New Plants Vs. Zombies Shooter Is Off To A Strong Start Launched last week into a special Founder’s Edition early access period, Plants Vs. Zombies: Battle for Neighborville might not have a lot of content...
23:40, 2019-09-10

To Feed a Hot Planet, They’re Making More Efficient Plants Australian scientists are part of a worldwide effort to boost agricultural output to meet the growing global food demand....
15:40, 2019-09-21

Biodiversity: The best plants for attracting insects to gardens With insect populations in decline, a study shows how gardens can support beetles, spiders and the like....
01:52, 2019-12-07

New UK nuclear plants could be paid for upfront by consumers Government plans to attract investors by making taxpayer help pay for cost overrunsThe government has confirmed plans for consumers to begin paying f...
12:08, 2019-07-23

A third of tropical African plants face extinction An assessment shows rapid loss of trees, shrubs and herbs in countries such as Ethiopia and Tanzania....
02:00, 2019-11-21

These 5 tropical plants may 'provide anticancer benefits' New research examined several plants that people have used to treat cancer since ancient times. The study identified five plants with anticancer bene...
10:44, 2019-05-27

Flavonoids in Plants May Help Protect Against Major Killers Those who ate the most flavonoid-rich foods had a lower risk for cancer and cardiovascular death....
17:00, 2019-08-19

Intel unveils 10th Gen Intel Core processors and Project Athena Intel unveiled its plans for the 10th Gen Intel Core processor family, formerly code-named Ice Lake, for release later this year.Read More...
13:12, 2019-05-28

Tottenham's Argentine core will help Giovani Lo Celso settle at Tottenham, says Erik Lamela Erik Lamela says Tottenham's Argentine core have come together to ensure summer signing Giovani Lo Celso adapts quickly to English football....
13:08, 2019-08-12

Intel Core i9-10980XE—a step forward for AI, a step back for everything else We used an EVGA Dark board for testing the i9-10980XE. Most boards this far on the high end look like they escaped from Las Vegas—this one goes for a...
18:24, 2019-11-26

Union votes to strike at General Motors’ US plants DETROIT (AP) — The United Auto Workers union announced Sunday that its roughly 49,000 workers at General Motors plants in the U.S. would go on strike...
21:12, 2019-09-15

Were GM's Closed Plants Always Bargaining Chips For Union Negotiations? The fate of the “unallocated” Detroit-Hamtramck Assembly plant is in question, some advice for saving some money at the car dealership, Germany’s agg...
16:56, 2019-09-20

GM to upgrade assembly plants ahead of new pickup, SUV lines ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — General Motors Co. has announced it’s investing more than $4.2 billion in assembly plants in Indiana, Michigan and Texa...
19:28, 2019-06-25

Heron Hawker's guide to looking after indoor plants Get Living and Insider help budding indoor gardeners create a desert environment in a bowl...
16:32, 2019-05-15

UAE's Al Nowais to build solar, wind plants in Egypt Egypt signed an agreement on Tuesday with the UAE's Al Nowais Investments for the construction of two renewable power plants, Electricity Minister Mo...
13:44, 2019-12-10