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COP25: 200 countries pledge 'green revolution'

The head of the UN says he is "disappointed" in global efforts made to limit emissions as the international climate conference COP25 began in Madrid....

COP25: 200 countries pledge 'green revolution'

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Green economy ‘not to be feared, but an opportunity to be embraced’ says UN chief as COP25 gets underway A green economy is “not one to be feared but an opportunity to be embraced”, UN Secretary-General António Guterres said on Monday, in a keynote speec...
17:16, 2019-12-02

Wealthy countries pledge $9.8 billion climate fund to aid poorer nations The Green Climate Fund have secured $9.8 billion in funding from 27 countries to help developing countries tackle climate change. The US and Australi...
21:32, 2019-10-25

The Green Revolution Spreading Across Our Rooftops Green roofs can save energy, reduce air pollution and attract residents with their appealing look. Now, cities worldwide are enshrining them into law...
12:00, 2019-10-09

Africa poised to lead way in global green revolution, says report Continent is set for massive urbanisation but can avoid relying on fossil fuels, says IEAAfrica is poised to lead the world’s cleanest economic revol...
02:48, 2019-11-08

Green party’s pledge for universal pharmacare would cost $26.7B in 2020 The party is the first to release a platform with price tags for its pledges as reviewed by the parliamentary budget officer....
16:40, 2019-09-25

Video game firms pledge to go green at UN climate summit UNITED NATIONS — Gaming is going green — and some of the biggest game companies hope players will, too. The companies behind PlayStation, Xbox, Angry...
20:44, 2019-09-24

Dundee's green revolution: council-run charging hubs and electric cabs Electric bin lorries and solar-powered charging points are aimed at making city cleanest in UK“They’re marvellous. I just love them.” After nearly 26...
15:08, 2019-08-16

We must have a green industrial revolution. And Labour will lead it | Rebecca Long-Bailey We must draw on our history to find a way through the environmental crisis that faces usWhere I grew up, visits to Manchester’s Science and Industry ...
12:50, 2019-05-01

Green leader highlights pledge to tax major internet companies in Montreal A Green government would "level the playing field" by implementing taxes on companies like Facebook and Netflix, Elizabeth May said on Wednesday....
21:12, 2019-10-09

I'll launch a green industrial revolution, pledges Jeremy Corbyn as he puts focus on climate Jeremy Corbyn hit the road on his bike today ahead of Labour's annual conference with a pledge to launch a "green industrial revolution"....
12:40, 2019-09-20

Countries failing on climate face 'Green political muscle': OECD Politicians who fail to act on climate change will pay the price electorally, the head of the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (...
18:28, 2019-07-03

Jeremy Corbyn calls for 'green industrial revolution' and warns declaring climate emergency is not enough Jeremy Corbyn has called for a green industrial revolution to tackle climate change and warned that more than simply declaring an "emergency" must be...
04:12, 2019-05-02

What is the UN's COP25 climate summit, and why does it matter? Everything you wanted to know about international climate talks beginning in Madrid, from who's going, what's on the table and expectations for the s...
08:12, 2019-12-02

COP25: UN climate change conference, 5 things you need to know Climate change is happening—the world is already 1.1°C warmer than it was at the onset of the industrial revolution, and it is already having a signi...
07:16, 2019-11-29

Spain to help Greta Thunberg get to COP25 in Madrid Spain's government has offered to get Greta Thunberg to next month's UN climate summit. The Swedish activist appealed for help crossing the Atlantic ...
16:00, 2019-11-02

COP25: Controversial carbon markets to take center stage Carbon markets could help nations raise ambitions in setting goals that will keep temperature rise below 2 degrees Celsius, in line with the Paris Ag...
12:32, 2019-12-02

COP25: Controversial carbon markets take center stage Carbon markets could help nations raise ambitions in setting goals that will keep temperature rise below 2 degrees Celsius, in line with the Paris Ag...
17:32, 2019-12-02

Chile cancels Asia-Pacific and COP25 summits Chilean President Sebastian Pinera has cited ongoing protests as the reason for cancelling the upcoming international summits. The APEC and COP25 con...
16:32, 2019-10-30

COP25 climate change conference: What are you giving up for environment? As the annual COP25 climate change summit continues in Madrid, we asked delegates from all over the world how they were adapting their lives for the ...
01:08, 2019-12-06

COP25: WWF and Prado Museum use art to show climate change WWF and the Prado Museum join forces to raise the alarm during the COP25 summit in Madrid....
18:56, 2019-12-03

Madrid offers to host COP25 after Chile pulls out Spain has offered to replace Chile as host of December's large UN climate conference. Facing unrest, Chile's government has also abandoned hosting of...
23:32, 2019-10-31

COP25: Protesters call for action at Madrid climate rally Thousands of people marched in Madrid to demand immediate action to protect the planet. World leaders are meeting nearby, but experts called their pl...
21:12, 2019-12-06

Climate change: COP25 island nation in 'fight to death' The president of the Marshall Islands tells a summit that rising tides threaten its existence....
15:40, 2019-12-02

Greta Thunberg docks in Portugal ahead of COP25 in Madrid The teenage Swedish climate activist has arrived in Lisbon after making her second boat trip across the Atlantic in four months. She is expected to a...
11:52, 2019-12-03

Climate change: Spain offers to host COP25 in Madrid After Chile withdraws from holding the global climate summit, Spain offers to host it in Madrid....
18:40, 2019-10-31

US briefing: COP25, Amazon's tax avoidance and London Bridge attack Monday’s top story: Madrid hosts scaled-down annual climate summit. Plus, the world’s most heavily surveilled city in ChinaGood morning, I’m Tim Walk...
13:20, 2019-12-02

COP25: youth ‘leadership’ contrasts with government inaction, says UN chief Ahead of Madrid climate change conference António Guterrez says political will missing António Guterrez, the United Nations secretary general, contra...
10:12, 2019-12-02

Spain likely to host COP25 climate change summit after Chile's withdrawal Spain will likely host the United Nations' COP25 climate change summit in Madrid, following Chile's withdrawal as host amid raging street protests in...
23:52, 2019-10-31

Climate change: COP25 talks to open as 'point of no return' in sight Politicians and diplomats meet in Spain as scientists and charities say urgent steps are needed....
05:48, 2019-12-02

COP25: Island states want 'decisive' climate action to prevent inundation The impact of rising seas prompts plea ahead of COP25, the UN’s climate change conference that begins on Monday in MadridThe countries most at risk o...
01:28, 2019-12-02

Climate change: COP25 talks open as 'point of no return' in sight Politicians and diplomats meet in Spain as scientists and charities say urgent steps are needed....
08:32, 2019-12-02

Spain's hosting of COP25 climate summit largely a done deal: Government Source Hosting the COP25 climate summit in Madrid following Chile's withdrawal as host, is largely a done deal, a Spanish government source said on Thursday...
23:24, 2019-10-31

Spain offers to host COP25 climate change summit after Chile's withdrawal Spain has offered to host the United Nations COP25 climate change summit in Madrid, following Chile's withdrawal as host amid raging street protests ...
18:12, 2019-10-31

Watch: Green Giant cooks up 1,009 pounds of green bean casserole Vegetable company Green Giant announced it broke a Guinness World Record by cooking up 1,009 pounds of green bean casserole in New York....
17:40, 2019-11-21

Airline's Green Week includes free flights for people named Green or Greene Budget carrier Frontier Airlines is promoting its Green Week initiative by offering free flights to people with the last name "Green" or "Greene."...
19:04, 2019-08-08

Green Privilege: Frontier Airlines Is Offering Free Flights to Passengers With ‘Green’ Last Names Looking to sneak away for a cheap, last-minute summer vacay? Looks like Frontier Airlines may have you covered—if your last name is “Green” or “Green...
19:24, 2019-08-11

Green Privilege: Frontier Airlines Is Offering Free Flights to Passengers With 'Green' Last Names Looking to sneak away for a cheap, last-minute summer vacay? Looks like Frontier Airlines may have you covered—if your last name is “Green” or “Green...
18:16, 2019-08-10

COP25: ‘Signals of hope’ multiplying in face of global climate crisis, insists UN's Guterres The UN Secretary-General has outlined the “increased ambition and commitment” that the world needs from governments during the coming days of the COP...
17:40, 2019-12-02

Monday’s Daily Brief: COP25, African debt, cost of Israeli occupation, UN worker’s world record A recap of Monday’s stories: Guterres calls for ‘path of resolve, sustainable solutions’ in Madrid; Slavery today; Israeli occupation costs $48 billi...
19:08, 2019-12-03

Friday’s Daily Brief: COP25, African debt, cost of Israeli occupation, UN worker’s world record A recap of Monday’s stories: Guterres calls for ‘path of resolve, sustainable solutions’ in Madrid; Slavery today; Israeli occupation costs $48 billi...
23:08, 2019-12-02

COP25: ‘Signals of hope’ multiplying in face of global climate crisis, insists UN chief Guterres The UN Secretary-General has outlined the “increased ambition and commitment” that the world needs from governments during the coming days of the COP...
18:16, 2019-12-01

Wood Green's new neighbourhood: Clarendon quarter to bring 1,714 homes 22 public green spaces and a park to north London area Industrial-age reservoirs, railway viaducts and gasworks in Wood Green are being opened up for recreation and housing....
13:24, 2019-05-28

Wednesday’s Daily Brief: Peacekeeping performance, Iran rights, Syria, Australia, Haiti updates, Greta Thunberg at COP25 A recap of Thursday’s top stories: UN evaluates peacekeeping performance; civilians under greater attack in northeast Syria; UN rights chief on Irani...
22:56, 2019-12-06

Wednesday’s Daily Brief: Peacekeeping performance, Iranians' rights, Syria, Australia, Haiti updates, Greta Thunberg at COP25 A recap of Thursday’s top stories: UN evaluates peacekeeping performance; civilians under greater attack in northeast Syria; UN rights chief on Irani...
23:20, 2019-12-06

Surrey’s new village green: new homes for sale near Epsom overlook communal green space for a traditional village feel London Square Tadworth Gardens is close to the Surrey Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, where homes will cost from £349,950....
10:48, 2019-07-02

Wednesday’s Daily Brief: Iraq protests, ‘historic’ Syria talks, Chile pulls out of COP25, Guinea-Bissau, South Sudan, new nuclear watchdog chief A recap of Wednesday’s stories: new Syria talks begin in Geneva; Chile pulls out as host of major climate conference; UN calls for national talks to ...
22:52, 2019-10-30

Climate change: The COP25 talks trying to change the world As the UN has its annual climate change conference, we look at what it's for and if it ever makes a difference....
09:52, 2019-12-03

Wednesday’s Daily Brief: Iraq protests, ‘historic’ Syria talks, Chile pulls out of COP25, Guinea-Bissau crisis, South Sudan, new nuclear watchdog chief A recap of Wednesday’s stories: new Syria talks begin in Geneva; Chile pulls out as host of major climate conference; UN calls for national talks to ...
21:52, 2019-10-30

Opinion: No revolution in the EU The European Parliament will be more heterogenous than before, so finding a majority and reaching compromise will be a serious challenge, writes Bern...
17:40, 2019-05-27

On the Runway: ‘It’s Going to Be the Image of the Revolution’ A smartphone snap from the Sudanese protests has gone viral. What is it about this picture that makes it so powerful?...
20:56, 2019-04-11

The disinformation age: a revolution in propaganda Troll farms, bots, dark ads, fake news ... from Putin’s Russia to Brexit Britain, new methods are being used to change politics and crush dissent. It...
11:36, 2019-07-27

‘The Day Shall Come’ Review: The Revolution Will Be Compromised This cartoonish counterterrorism satire is a slapstick circus that can’t decide who is slapping whom....
13:32, 2019-09-26

The psychobiotics revolution has implications for us all The discovery that gut bacteria can boost our mood may herald a new way of treating mental health conditions...
11:32, 2019-09-09

Behold, for the Hog Revolution Is Nigh Two items of news have come to my attention today that make me all but certain our near future will be dominated by a race of massive, vindictive, te...
21:52, 2019-10-07

The Women’s Revolution in Politics Caitlin Moscatello’s “See Jane Win” describes how four women are helping to change America’s political landscape....
11:20, 2019-08-27

From the archive: Home through a revolution Our correspondent detailed his motorised escape from communist-held Barcelona as the Spanish Civil War began in 1936 Has communism ever succeeded? Th...
07:29, 2019-10-23

The Gene-Editing Revolution Is Already Here Ever since the discovery of the structure of DNA in the 1950s, scientists have been dreaming about rewriting the code of life. What if we could corre...
15:32, 2019-10-24

The Tweel Revolution is Coming Tire technology has advanced in leaps and bounds over my lifetime, and certainly over the last 15 years. Michelin have been trying to make Tweels a t...
02:04, 2019-06-05

You say you want a revolution? So does Paula Cole Paula Cole’s plan for 2019 was to release an album of standards, a follow-up to “Ballads,” her 2017 collection made up mostly of ja...
15:13, 2019-10-09

This Week In Savage Love: Come The Revolution I’m a straight woman and have been sexually active for about six years. I’m in my mid-20s now and about ready to become a “man-hating feminist.” I fe...
09:40, 2019-08-28

The Mooncup revolution: ‘People were revolted by what we were doing’ The makers of the silicone menstrual cup had to overcome disgust and suspicion when they launched the company two decades ago. Now they are busy brea...
12:04, 2019-10-24

Revolution win in Lapper’s debut 3-1 over Earthquakes FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Juan Agudelo, Cristian Penilla and Carles Gil scored and the New England Revolution beat the San Jose Earthquakes 3-1 in int...
04:00, 2019-05-12

Is it time for a midfield revolution at Barcelona? As Barcelona prepare to embark on a third season under Ernesto Valverde, there is feeling that something needs to change....
11:44, 2019-08-16

Little League Slows the Home Run Revolution A switch to a “deader” bat that mimics wood bats has reduced the number of home runs hit at the Little League Baseball World Series....
03:24, 2019-08-20

Hong Kong: ‘Revolution is war, and no war is without bloodshed’ Anger is rising as the state crackdown intensifies, and protesters say they are prepared for confrontation and sacrificeRyan Lee, a 27-year-old compu...
23:28, 2019-08-31

A renewables revolution is afoot – but who will benefit? Donald Trump's commitment to coal is short-sighted and wrong-headed. A 100 per cent renewable future is coming – and other countries will reap the re...
16:00, 2019-04-09

AEW aims for a 'Dynamite' wrestling revolution on TNT Meet the high-flying, super-kicking performers of All Elite Wrestling, the upstart wrestling league at the center of TNT's new show 'AEW: Dynamite.' ...
07:40, 2019-10-03

The revolution will be roboticized: How AI is driving “Industry 4.0” Enlarge / Robots making things! (credit: Getty / Ekkasit Keatsirikul / EyeEm) Big data, analytics, and machine learning are starting to feel like a...
15:08, 2019-06-18

Spanx Started a Shapewear Revolution The undergarment company has inspired many other brands … but will millennials stand for being squished?...
18:04, 2019-10-15

The Handmaid’s Tale was never going to start a revolution In 10 For The ’10s, The A.V. Club looks back at the decade that was: 10 essays about the media that defined the 2010s, one for every year from 2010 t...
23:28, 2019-11-13

The Searing Colors of Santiago's Revolution Photographer Marcelo Hernandez’s image pinpoints the glory and agony of Chileans’ struggle for liberation....
00:36, 2019-11-15

To decarbonize we must decomputerize: why we need a Luddite revolution Big tech claims AI and digitization will bring a better future. But putting computers everywhere is bad for people and the planetOur built environmen...
08:00, 2019-09-18

Is a revolution happening in the world of swimming? "Ukrainian energy tycoon Konstantin Grigorishin is leading a revolution in the pool and he has no doubt that swimmers will be the winners."...
14:32, 2019-11-24

A Peek Into the Soviet Computer Revolution One of the largest and coolest collections of Soviet computers in the world resides in an apartment complex in Mariupol, Ukraine. Dmitriy Cherepanov ...
21:36, 2019-09-18

Women's World Cup: Revolution in Spain With Champions League finalists and record attendances, women's football is booming in Spain. Now at only their second ever World Cup, some even have...
17:36, 2019-06-11

The Evil Repercussions of the American Revolution Matthew Lockwood’s “To Begin the World Over Again” sees the American Revolution as a pivot of world history, but not in a good way....
18:48, 2019-11-01

Apprenticeships pledge 'will be missed' Education Secretary Damian Hinds admits the target of three million apprenticeships will not be reached....
17:36, 2019-06-26

Playlist: Paula Cole's songs for a 'Revolution' Cole is celebrating the release of her tenth album, "Revolution," with a fall run of U.S. dates and a specially-curated playlist for USA TODAY.  ...
13:36, 2019-10-01

Czechoslovakia’s Velvet Revolution, 1989 - in pictures Thirty years ago, Czech photographer Bohumil Eichler was working for a dissident student-run news agency when the Velvet Revolution began. His work f...
19:16, 2019-11-16

Santos first 2 MLS goals, Union beat Revolution 6-1 CHESTER, Pa. (AP) — Sergio Santos scored his first two MLS goals and the Philadelphia Union beat the New England Revolution 6-1 on Saturday night. Ph...
04:16, 2019-05-05

She Fled the Iranian Revolution, but Her Troubles Didn’t End There Dina Nayeri’s debut memoir, “The Ungrateful Refugee,” interweaves her own experience into a broader narrative of the displaced....
12:12, 2019-09-03

Finland's football fairytale sparks revolution For the first time in the nation’s history, Finland’s national football team have qualified for a major tournament. The euphoria is limitless and the...
00:44, 2019-11-17

Meet the blogger powering a cycle revolution Dump the Lycra and competitive attitude. Cycling is open to all. Activist Jools Walker reveals why life is better by bike – and why she’s fighting to...
14:08, 2019-05-11

'The small car market is facing an ownership revolution' Opinion 15 Aug, 2019 With small cars getting increasingly more expensive, owners are turning more to PCP deals to get the best value, s...
20:00, 2019-08-15

Trump’s snooker revolution: ‘I want to reach a standard nobody has seen before’ "Judd Trump is snooker\u0027s greatest talent, and can revolutionise the standards of the sport after winning his first World Championship, writes De...
20:08, 2019-05-07

The Southgate Revolution: How we fell in love with England again "England are a matter of days away from potentially winning a first piece of silverware since 1966. But, more importantly, have reconnected with thei...
13:44, 2019-06-05

A Revolution in France: Mayors Fight Pesticides A mayor banned pesticide use on the farms surrounding his village. Even though he was prosecuted for doing so, dozens of other mayors have followed h...
13:32, 2019-09-19

How AOC and a queer candidate for DA could create a sex work revolution A vote in a New York borough is part of the congresswoman’s effort to change her partyIt doesn’t look like much but, subject to a vote this week, the...
10:40, 2019-06-23

UK goes a week without coal but the renewables revolution is stalling The country that first started turning coal into electricity has managed without it for a week. But don't be fooled by the good news...
16:20, 2019-05-08

Goodbye X-Men—You Flawed, Frustrating Cinematic Revolution Eighteen years ago, 'X-Men' taught audiences that comic books could live onscreen, as vast and rewarding as they were in their original form....
17:04, 2019-06-07

YouTube in schools: A digital revolution in the classroom Teachers and parents might not have noticed, but students don't only use YouTube for fun. According to a new study, about half of them watch videos t...
17:40, 2019-06-04

Revolution, Impact finish in 0-0 draw in Montreal MONTREAL (AP) — Bruce Arena made his coaching debut with New England and Ignacio Piatti returned after missing 10 games for Montreal in a 0-0 draw on...
23:36, 2019-05-18

Wayne Rooney has driven a revolution at DC United It’s nearly a year since the former England captain joined MLS. DC United are almost unrecognisable from the shambles he found when he arrivedFor yea...
11:16, 2019-05-20

Transparency is key to making the voice revolution a reality During the Conversational AI Summit at Transform 2019, titans from Amazon, IBM, and Microsoft discuss what voice AI needs to succeed.Read More...
00:52, 2019-07-11

The robot revolution is coming: Will there be any room left for us? In Ian McEwan’s “Machines Like Me,” artificial intelligence raises more problems than it solves....
16:08, 2019-04-17

Revolution! Latin American photography – in pictures From the photos by Alberto Korda that helped canonise Che Guevara to snatched street images of resistance, new show Urban Impulses embraces a turbule...
08:20, 2019-06-13

NASA just joined the electric vehicle revolution As automakers continue to embrace electric vehicles and more companies pledge to purge their vehicle lineups of gas engines in the coming years, the ...
15:36, 2019-10-06

Waiting For The Revolution At Soccer Analytics Bootcamp When the 2019 Champions League final between Liverpool and Tottenham kicked off, I wasn’t jammed into a sports bar downing beers with hundreds of oth...
20:48, 2019-07-10

How to take over your town: the inside story of a local revolution They are passionate about their community, know what the issues are – and are sick to death of party politics. Meet the independent groups from Devon...
11:32, 2019-06-12

Can an Outsider Tell the Story of Post-Revolution Egypt? In “The Buried” Peter Hessler, the New Yorker writer, weaves together stories from his experience of living in Cairo for the past five years....
20:56, 2019-06-26

'It's going to be a revolution': driverless cars in new London trial Self-driving vehicles reach UK milestone with first demo in ‘complex urban environment’ in StratfordWork to bring driverless cars to Britain’s street...
11:40, 2019-10-03

FROM THE FIELD: India’s plastic waste revolution The recycling of plastic waste in India is boosting the incomes of impoverished women and helping build roads and fire cement furnaces, thanks to sup...
20:36, 2019-12-02

How ‘Sesame Street’ Started a Musical Revolution Fifty years ago, the television show united children’s education, puppetry and songs. Pop stars have been singing the Muppets’ tunes (and vice versa)...
11:16, 2019-08-22

At Gibney, a New Curatorial Director Makes a Revolution Eva Yaa Asantewaa takes what she’s learned from a career in writing and puts it on the dance stage....
20:00, 2019-09-24

The ebike revolution: Cycling in the Alps? No sweat Ebikes aren’t just easing the pain of hill climbing, they’re changing the face of cycling. There’s even a new festival in Verbier celebrating their p...
13:28, 2019-06-09

Five Chelsea youngsters to watch out for vs New England Revolution Chelsea's friendly against New England Revolution tonight is not just about raising awareness over anti-discrimination; it could give five youngsters...
13:04, 2019-05-15

Protesters chant for revolution on Lebanon’s streets The protests followed a build-up in grievances over perceived government corruption, mismanagement of funds and a failure to address high unemploymen...
05:52, 2019-10-20

Video: Where McLaren stands on WEC's hypercar revolution Toyota and Aston Martin quickly made clear their intention to join the World Endurance Championship's new hypercar era, but who will join them?...
19:00, 2019-06-17

Inside look at college football’s scheduling revolution It’s really a simple matter of saving time, Dave Brown says. When he worked at ESPN as the lead college football scheduler, he saw the deficiencies i...
07:04, 2019-08-30

Smart speakers could spark another game revolution With the financial clout of Amazon laser-focused on making a voice-activated future a reality, the prospects for the audio games sector sound promisi...
00:44, 2019-08-03

The Guardian's climate pledge 2019 Today, we are making a public pledge to ourselves and our readers, that we are committed to taking responsibility for our role - both journalisticall...
12:20, 2019-10-16

Pledge to end smoking in England by 2030 The ambition is part of a range of measures to tackle the causes of preventable ill health....
10:16, 2019-07-23

Human Hearts Streamlined for Stamina by Neolithic Revolution Farming caused the human heart to evolve less “ape-like” and be better for endurance and stamina. New research suggests human hearts significantly ch...
20:36, 2019-09-18

Ancient Greek Physician Hippocrates and the Medical Revolution Classical Greece is considered by many to be the birthplace of modern Western civilization.  ...
15:36, 2019-08-24

Review: In ‘Love in Hate Nation,’ the Revolution Will Not Be Scrutinized Joe Iconis’s new musical celebrates women’s prison flicks and girl group harmonies. But his teen rebels could use a cause....
17:44, 2019-11-19

How the Small-Donor Revolution Became a $200 Million Payday for Middlemen Low-dollar, repeat contributions are a great talking point for campaigns. They’ve also resulted in a massive financial windfall for credit card proce...
11:20, 2019-11-25

Syrian footballer and 'singer of revolution' killed in conflict Goalkeeper Abdelbaset Sarout dies of wounds sustained in battle with government troopsA Syrian footballer who became a symbolic figure in the rebelli...
15:00, 2019-06-08

SoftBank creates 'AI revolution' fund without Saudi cash SoftBank has apparently dropped Saudi Arabia as an investor for its new fund after the assassination of journalist Jamal Khashoggi. It has vowed to a...
15:20, 2019-07-26

Forget Tesla - China’s BYD is driving the electric car revolution Shifting to electric vehicles is an essential part of tackling climate change and China is doing far better than the West...
18:36, 2019-07-10

Sexual revolution: the underseen art and activis, of queer sex work In a new exhibition, the art and activism that gets ignored within the sex industry gets brought to the surface“When sex workers are presented in art...
08:13, 2019-09-24

Nonfiction: Rick Atkinson’s Savage American Revolution “The British Are Coming” is a vivid, down-to-earth rendering of a conflict too often seen through rose-colored glasses....
11:40, 2019-05-11

The French Revolution and Birth of Liberty, Equality and Fraternity The French Revolution is often considered to be one of the most significant events not only in the history of France and Europe, but also in the worl...
04:00, 2019-10-11

Machine mind hack: The new threat that could scupper the AI revolution Even tiny tweaks to data can confuse AI algorithms, potentially arming cyber attackers with a way to undermine everything from image recognition to d...
13:40, 2019-04-25

Finland's football fairy-tale sparks revolution For the first time in the nation’s history, Finland’s national football team have qualified for a major tournament. The euphoria is limitless and the...
11:00, 2019-11-18

The vegan revolution: why the latest 'meat' is made entirely from thin air A US startup claims it can convert CO2 into nutrients. Could innovations such as this and 3D-printed steaks provide a sustainable food future?In a fe...
18:36, 2019-11-13

'Have a one-night-stand with a dress': the fashion rental revolution Instead of buying a new dress for each event, join the sustainable fashion movement and hire your outfit insteadThe best party outfits for all ages L...
14:12, 2019-11-29

Sex robots to spark ’synthetic sexual revolution BIGGER than the 60s’ SEX robots are on the cusp of sparking a synthetic sexual revolution even bigger than the one that liberated the 1960s, according to an expert....
16:48, 2019-05-05

Inside India’s Messy Electric Vehicle Revolution A million electric rickshaws sprang up out of nowhere and are now being used by 60 million people a day. The government and vehicle makers are strugg...
12:24, 2019-08-22

Could the Cycle to Work scheme start an ebike revolution? New guidance on £1,000 ‘cap’ means more expensive ebikes are available as part of schemeOver the weekend, new guidance on the Cycle to Work scheme wa...
08:28, 2019-06-11

Podcast: Can the drivers save Formula 1's 2021 revolution? Lewis Hamilton did not just hit out at the state of Formula 1 after the dull French Grand Prix, he warned that the championship's 2021 revamp was bei...
10:20, 2019-06-27

Revolution takes too long to arrive on The Handmaid’s Tale Hulu’s trailer for The Handmaid’s Tale season three promises that we’ll “witness the birth of a revolution.” The website explains that the season is ...
16:40, 2019-05-29

Revolution Chemnitz: Right-wing group charged with terrorism A right wing terror group was allegedly planning a civil war-like rebellion in Berlin before they were stopped by police. Chemnitz has emerged as a c...
19:24, 2019-06-25

We’ve been missing a big part of game industry’s digital revolution Enlarge / Data! Pew-pew! (credit: Aurich / Getty / Konami) Fig. 1: A year ago, NPD thought US game m...
12:24, 2019-05-02

Sexual revolution: the underseen art and activism of queer sex work In a new exhibition, the art and activism that gets ignored within the sex industry gets brought to the surface“When sex workers are presented in art...
10:06, 2019-09-24

The Warm-Up: Transfer revolution on the way as football has great idea for once "Change is in the air in the Premier League, while even the PGMOL admits VAR is making mistakes."...
10:00, 2019-09-13

Trieste’s mental health revolution: 'It’s the best place to get sick' Ideas from a mental health 'revolution' in Trieste in the 1970s are helping patients recover today....
11:32, 2019-07-17

How palaeontology got cool: Inside the revolution in dinosaur science Dinosaurs have won a huge following as new techniques revolutionise what we know about how they lived and even looked. How well are popular books kee...
11:36, 2019-06-29

Mexico's 'glitter revolution' targets violence against women Protests called in response to alleged rape of girl by police officers aim for change in a country where 10 women are murdered every daySandra Aguila...
15:32, 2019-08-26

Don't miss: A chance for gamers to plot their own robot revolution Check out new books charting the state of our planet, see a movie thriller with a quantum physics twist, and launch your own robot uprising against h...
10:41, 2019-04-09

Scorsese says he’s open-minded about Netflix film revolution Martin Scorsese has said video streaming services have brought a cinema revolution, as his Netflix-backed mafia epic “The Irishman” closes the London...
17:56, 2019-10-13

Scorsese Says He’s Open-Minded About the Netflix Film Revolution LONDON (AP) — Martin Scorsese said Sunday he’s keeping an open mind about the cinema “revolution” sparked by the rise of vide...
05:40, 2019-10-14

Inside the quantum computing revolution – what does the future hold? Rhys Lewis lifts the lid on how quantum science is being exploited to build future computers, secure communications and novel sensors...
17:24, 2019-12-02

J.D. Salinger, E-Book Holdout, Joins the Digital Revolution “The Catcher in the Rye” and other Salinger novels are coming out in digital formats, and the writer’s son plans to release more from his archives....
11:36, 2019-08-11

Bernie Sanders is on Twitch now, so the revolution will be built in Fortnite Bernie Sanders has always had his finger on the pulse of young America, whether he’s podcasting, talking about Cardi B, or standing in the vicinity o...
03:56, 2019-06-26

Anxiety, revolution, kidnapping: therapy secrets from across the world As part of the Guardian’s new mental health series, psychiatrists and psychologists from around the globe talk about the view from the couchIllustrat...
13:44, 2019-06-04

Rare 13-star flags going on display at Revolution museum PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Dozens of rare 13-star American flags never before exhibited will be on display at the Museum of the American Revolution. Antique...
17:48, 2019-06-13

From a picnic to the Berlin Wall: my 1989 summer of revolution An award-winning foreign correspondent looks back on the human stories that helped bring down the Berlin Wall and East Germany’s regimeIt should have...
17:56, 2019-08-31

Donors pledge over $110 million to help Palestinian refugees UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Donors have pledged over $110 million to help some 5 million Palestinian refugees, an amount the head of the U.N. agency for Pa...
20:56, 2019-06-25

Conservatives pledge to boost Ofsted rather than scrap it Boris Johnson wants to strengthen the education watchdog but opposition parties want a new body....
03:08, 2019-11-29

Cities across world pledge air pollution changes, but are they ready? Over 30 mayors from across the globe have pledged to deliver clean air for the 140 million people living in their cities. Delivering clean air on suc...
13:16, 2019-10-16

Crude Oil Plunges on ... Saudi Pledge? Not Even Close AFTER a big move in oil ... there's always a "reason" to explain the price action. Yet Elliott wave analysis spotted a clear chart set-up in crude be...
12:50, 2019-05-01

Cleaner air: New pledge to cut levels of pollution to be made law The battle for cleaner air was boosted today with a pledge to set a legal ceiling on toxic pollution such as diesel fumes....
13:40, 2019-07-16

I Pledge My Undying Allegiance to Princess, the Hypnotizing Dog When I opened my eyes this morning, I had no idea there was a dog internationally famous for its apparent ability to hypnotize people. Then everythin...
22:08, 2019-08-23

Australia government says it won’t break election tax pledge CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia’s newly reelected administration says its promise to slash income taxes might be delivered late but won...
11:08, 2019-05-21

Iskra Lawrence celebrates pregnancy with $10K pledge Aerie model Iskra Lawrence is expecting her first child with Philip Payne and will give $10,000 to a woman struggling with infertility....
17:24, 2019-11-06

India pollution: How a farming revolution could solve stubble burning Pollution in Delhi has hit record-breaking levels and a farming method, known as stubble burning, was a major contributor. DW's Catherine Davison wen...
12:52, 2019-11-08

Biden: If You Don't Want to Work With Republicans, Start a 'Real, Physical Revolution' At the Poor People’s Campaign’s presidential forum tonight, former Vice President Joe Biden took a shot at Sen. Bernie Sanders when he was asked abou...
03:44, 2019-06-18

Bunbury’s late goal lifts Revolution past Dynamo 2-1 FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Teal Bunbury scored in the first minute of stoppage time to give the New England Revolution a 2-1 victory over the Houston D...
03:56, 2019-06-30

A virtual assistant revolution is here — and financial services need to step up (VB Live) Learn why modern financial institutions can't afford a wait-and-see approach to virtual assistants and how to get started building a future-proof str...
21:40, 2019-09-10

Jorginho and Kovacic embodying Frank Lampard’s Chelsea revolution The midfielders were seen as everything that was wrong with Sarriball but now the fans have chants that celebrate themIt will probably come as a surp...
21:32, 2019-11-04

I've seen the future and it's Norwich: the energy-saving, social housing revolution The 100 homes on Goldsmith Street aren’t just smart and modern. They may be the most energy-efficient houses ever built in the UK. Could this be the ...
19:16, 2019-07-16

Human Nature review – quiet revolution that began in a yoghurt pot An engrossing documentary about a breakthrough in molecular biology with enormous implications for treating genetic diseasesThis documentary from Ada...
14:08, 2019-12-04

Bernie Sanders' $16 Trillion Climate Plan Is Nothing Short of a Revolution On Thursday, Bernie Sanders released his long-awaited presidential climate plan. And folks, Bernie is gonna Bernie....
19:12, 2019-08-22

Outshining fossil fuel: Your guide to the revolution in solar energy Solar power is getting so cheap it is overtaking fossil fuels – and that’s without next-generation photovoltaic technology and artificial photosynthe...
13:44, 2019-08-08

Thought the mobile revolution was rough? Here’s what it really takes to harness AI (VB Live) The first thing AI needs to transform is your company infrastructure. Join this VB Live event to learn how to break down silios and harness the power...
20:44, 2019-09-09

Express yourself! How the breast-pump revolution could ease maternal stress As hi-tech pumps enter the market, it’s hoped the hassle and difficulty of feeding a small baby will soon be consigned to the pastMost women who have...
09:40, 2019-06-13

Nigeria security agents arrest activist for calling for revolution ABUJA — Nigerian security agents arrested Omoyele Sowore, an activist, news organization founder and former presidential candidate who was call...
23:28, 2019-08-05

1989: How reunified Berlin birthed a club culture revolution The fall of the Berlin Wall was not only a political revolution but the start of a cultural awakening that reverberated from German clubs around the ...
17:56, 2019-11-01

UN calls for shipping ‘propulsion revolution’ to avoid ‘environmental disaster’ If emissions from the maritime industry are not cut, we are headed for “an environmental disaster”, Isabelle Durant, the deputy head of the UN trade ...
19:16, 2019-10-30

Gareth Southgate’s constant revolution leaves England in a spin Change is good but the England manager’s tactical tinkering is starting to feel reckless as the Euro 2020 defeat in Prague shows“At that moment, Svej...
20:33, 2019-10-12

'I'm riding Le Tour in my spare room': the indoor cycling revolution The boom in virtual riding systems like Peloton and Zwift has got people swapping the road for a room at home. Are they worth it?On a blustery Saturd...
11:24, 2019-06-08

Antonio Neri and Hewlett-Packer Enterprise’s cultural revolution Enlarge / Antonio Neri, president and chief executive officer of Hewitt Packerd Enterprise (HPE), speaks during the HPE Discovery conference in Las V...
13:32, 2019-09-02

Raja Meziane: Algerian unsigned singer becomes sound of revolution In an emotional interview, Raja Meziane recounts how exile from Algeria led to unexpected success....
01:20, 2019-10-24

Antonio Neri and Hewlett Packard Enterprise’s cultural revolution Enlarge / Antonio Neri, president and chief executive officer of Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE), speaks during the HPE Discovery conference in Las ...
14:28, 2019-09-02

A Revolution in Brittany: Mayors Defy French State to Ban Pesticides A mayor banned pesticide use on the farms surrounding his village. Even though he was prosecuted for doing so, dozens of other mayors have followed h...
14:12, 2019-09-19

Revolution fire coach Brad Friedel after 2 wins in season FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — The New England Revolution have fired coach Brad Friedel after just two wins so far this season. The team announced Thursday...
22:04, 2019-05-09

Velvet Revolution dissidents warn against new threats to Czech freedom On the 30th anniversary of the uprising, Václav Havel’s allies say the revolution’s ideals are again at riskTimes have changed dramatically since Mon...
13:00, 2019-11-17

Revolution hire 5-time MLS Cup champ Bruce Arena as coach FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — The New England Revolution have hired five-time MLS Cup winner and former U.S. national coach Bruce Arena as its coach and s...
17:36, 2019-05-14

Real Madrid’s ‘unfinished revolution’ could end in tears – Euro Papers "Both Florentino Perez and Zinedine Zidane were left unsatisfied by Real Madrid’s summer dealings which could lead to a parting of ways, that is acco...
15:12, 2019-09-03

De Blasio shouts Cuba revolution slogan at Miami rally MIAMI (AP) — New York City mayor and presidential candidate Bill de Blasio shouted a Spanish slogan associated with Cuba’s Communist revolution...
23:48, 2019-06-27

The revolution will be televised: as the season ends, the age of VAR is nigh | Sachin Nakrani Sunday’s Premier League games will be the last without video assistant referees, who are busy prepping for next seasonSunday’s round of Premier Leagu...
23:48, 2019-05-11

The Fall of the Berlin Wall: Thirty Years After the Peaceful Revolution As nationalism sees a rebirth in Europe, countries once under Communist rule mark one of the most dramatic moments in modern history....
12:33, 2019-10-23

China is on track to beat its peak-emissions pledge Enlarge (credit: Dan Lundberg / Flickr) In the past 20 years, China has become a key player for global greenhouse gas emissions. Due to its large p...
21:24, 2019-07-30

Tories pledge to increase federal contribution to RESP to 30% The increase would come on top of the existing federal grants for low and middle-income families....
17:12, 2019-09-17

Donors pledge $1.2 billion to rebuild Mozambique after cyclones: U.N. International donors pledged to contribute $1.2 billion to help rebuild areas and infrastructure destroyed by cyclones Kenneth and Idai in Mozambique...
12:48, 2019-06-02

BHP makes $400 million climate-change emissions pledge Leading resources company BHP will invest $400 million over five years to reduce emissions, it said on Tuesday, becoming the first miner to pledge t...
18:52, 2019-07-23

Liberals pledge to give municipalities bigger say on immigration If elected, the Liberals say they will make it easier for municipalities and smaller communities to attract new immigrants and skilled workers....
13:28, 2019-10-04

Liberals pledge $13M to ‘honour the lives and legacies’ of MMIWG The government had planned to spend $10 million on the projects but upped the amount to $13 million because of the high demand....
04:32, 2019-06-25

Arizona bill would require students say Pledge of Allegiance PHOENIX (AP) - An Arizona lawmaker wants to make it harder for schoolchildren to avoid saying the Pledge of Allegiance in the morning. Republican Rep...
22:36, 2019-12-04

UA announces Pell Grant Pledge for incoming freshman TUCSON – Beginning with the fall 2020 semester, all Arizona-resident, Pell-eligible freshmen attending the University of Arizona main campus will hav...
15:44, 2019-09-13

Tech Giants Pledge Billions for Housing, but Will It Matter? Efforts by Apple, Facebook and Google to address the California housing crunch must contend with the forces that created it....
11:04, 2019-11-06

Pennsylvania school drops ‘God bless America’ after pledge SPRINGFIELD, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania school principal will no longer say “God bless America” after leading students in the Pledge of Al...
13:16, 2019-05-08

Corbyn defends his pledge to stay neutral in second referendum Labour leader says stance towards potential Brexit poll is sign of ‘strength and maturity’Jeremy Corbyn has defended his pledge to stay “neutral” in ...
16:52, 2019-11-23

50/50 gender balance pledge extended to more of the music industry A scheme set up last year to rebalance the gender ratio at festivals has now been extended to more parts of the music industry....
12:24, 2019-06-26

Boris Johnson to pledge £1.8 billion immediate cash boost for NHS Boris Johnson is to announce a £1.8 billion cash injection for the NHS to help fund upgrades to hospitals....
00:24, 2019-08-04

Donors pledge $2.6 billion for 'last mile' of polio eradication Donor governments and philanthropists pledged $2.6 billion on Tuesday to help fund a worldwide polio eradication plan that has taken decades to reach...
13:28, 2019-11-19

Donors pledge over US$ 15 million to WHO’s Contingency Fund for Emergencies Donors have pledged an additional US$15.3 million to support quick action by the World Health Organization to tackle disease outbreaks and humanitari...
10:40, 2019-04-09

Liberal Democrats pledge to plant 60m trees a year Jo Swinson sets out ‘largest tree-planting programme in UK history’ to fight climate crisisLatest election news – live updatesThe Liberal Democrats h...
07:36, 2019-11-16

MPs pledge to form alternative parliament in case of prorogation Cross-party declaration calls Boris Johnson a threat to ‘very nature’ of British democracyPolitics live – latest updatesBoris Johnson has been descri...
19:28, 2019-08-27

Major fashion companies to make G7 pledge to help environment Major fashion companies from around the world said on Friday they had signed a pact which they would present at this week's G7 summit to help protect...
10:36, 2019-08-23

Macron’s pledge to rebuild Notre Dame in five years may be possible Many have expressed dismay at the “loss” of Notre Dame following Monday’s fire, but thankfully most of the building is still intact thanks to its cle...
11:52, 2019-04-18

Conservatives pledge to stop release of raw sewage into waterways The Conservative party promised Wednesday to work with provinces and municipalities to stop raw sewage from being dumped in waterways, but didn't spe...
19:28, 2019-10-02

Obamas’ publisher makes new pledge to education organization The publisher of Barack and Michelle Obama has pledged to donate up to 300,000 children’s books to a leading educational organization, adding to the ...
17:36, 2019-12-03

Labour activists pledge to create most radical manifesto ever Motions going forward to this month’s party conference include a four-day week and the abolition of private schoolsLabour activists are planning to p...
07:12, 2019-09-11

Luxury Titans Pledge €300 Million to Notre-Dame The Arnault and Pinault families were among those who said they would devote resources and skills to the restoration of the cathedral, a symbol of Fr...
15:48, 2019-04-16

Iran tests President Trump’s ‘America First’ pledge WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump won the White House pledging to wind down the nation’s many foreign entanglements and put “Ameri...
00:44, 2019-05-18

Labour persuaded to soften pledge of net zero emissions by 2030 Unions say firm commitment, rather than significant progress, could threaten jobsLatest election news – live updatesLabour has softened its pledge to...
17:08, 2019-11-18

COMMENTARY: Andrew Scheer’s pledge to cut foreign aid is bad for our health Andrew Scheer's pledge to cut foreign aid is a mistake, Nathalie Des Rosiers says. 'It is an investment in peace and public health.'...
14:24, 2019-10-13

Critics cast doubt on CEO pledge to downgrade shareholders Corporate America’s lobbying group, the Business Roundtable, says it will no longer put shareholders first — but critics aren’t buying it. The powerf...
19:36, 2019-08-20

Boris Johnson set to break pledge not to nominate EU commissioner UK poised to comply with Ursula von der Leyen’s request to propose candidate Follow the latest politics news – liveBoris Johnson’s government appears...
15:12, 2019-11-11

Governments pledge $9.8 billion for global climate fund Donor governments pledged $9.8 billion in fresh financing for the Green Climate Fund, set up to help developing nations tackle global warming, the he...
16:00, 2019-10-25

Government dodges 'full fibre for all by 2025' pledge Gigabit broadband is promised but the government neither says it must be full-fibre nor sets a deadline....
17:12, 2019-10-14

Evan Rachel Wood met Sophia the robot, so look for the Host revolution to start soon Anyone who has seen HBO’s Westworld knows that a single fateful conversation with an advanced AI (Hosts, in the show’s parlance) can have all sorts o...
19:16, 2019-09-05

THE IN-STORE CHECKOUT REVOLUTION: How payments companies can take advantage of a $21 billion opportunity This is a preview of The In-Store Checkout Report from Business Insider Intelligence. 14-Day Risk Free Trial: Get full access to this and all E-Comme...
21:28, 2019-06-09

Revolution, Reparations, Revelry: The Root’s Black (AF) Gift Guide 2019 The theme from last year’s Black AF Gift Guide was self-care; in 2017, it was about being woke. This year, we’re talking “Revolution, Reparations, an...
15:20, 2019-12-04

Author Ruth Weiss: 'South Africa's revolution of change has not yet ended' After fleeing Nazi Germany, the 94-year-old journalist and author grew up in South Africa and dedicated her life to combating racism. Weiss tells DW ...
12:52, 2019-05-01

Euro Papers: Griezmann and De Ligt to lead €200m Barca 'revolution' "The fall-out from Barcelona’s surrender to Liverpool in the Champions League semi-final continues… with Antoine Griezmann and Matthijs De Ligt set t...
14:44, 2019-05-09

Goodbye Warriors, hello Roots: can this team spark a soccer revolution in Oakland? The team is hoping to not only fill the void left from the city’s departing sports franchises, but to become part of the communityDevante Dubose’s so...
08:12, 2019-07-29

Battery pioneers who made mobile revolution possible win Nobel chemistry prize Three scientists won the 2019 Nobel Prize for Chemistry on Wednesday for developing and refining rechargeable lithium-ion batteries which made the gl...
14:40, 2019-10-09

The biggest revolution in gene editing: Crispr-Cas9 explained – video Prof Jennifer Doudna, one the pioneers of Crispr-Cas9 gene editing, explains how this revolutionary discovery enables precise changes to our DNA, whi...
12:50, 2019-05-01

Colombia hails 'revolution' as it awards renewables deals worth $2.2 billion Colombia has awarded contracts for wind and solar projects worth about $2.2 billion, the government said on Tuesday, as part of its efforts to boost ...
04:48, 2019-10-23

America's wackiest cell phone towers may be key to solve the 'ugly' 5G revolution Whether you are cruising down the Florida Panhandle, or taking the uninterrupted highways of Montana, there is nothing more American than... camoufla...
15:52, 2019-06-10

Victims, not victors? The uniquely Czech debate over how to memorialise the Velvet Revolution Prague has long an uneasy relationship with monuments to its history – but 30 years since the fall of the communist regime, that could be about to ch...
16:12, 2019-12-02

Why you don’t hear Trump or Farage talking about the tech revolution | John Harris Protecting people against the chaos wreaked by automation should be a priority. But populists would rather talk about tradeThis week’s nightmare is t...
10:28, 2019-07-22

Junk Food at Monticello? Alice Waters Helps Lead a Revolution Spurred by the pioneering chef, the cafe at Jefferson’s estate has reconnected with his agrarian ideals....
22:56, 2019-09-24

Prague: Anti-government protests mark Velvet Revolution anniversary Over 200,000 people took to the streets of Prague on Saturday as part of anti-government protests. Sunday marks 30 years since the 1989 Velvet Revolu...
17:56, 2019-11-16

Spirit of dissent lives as Czechs mark Velvet Revolution with protest In November 1989 Czechs took to the streets to demand an end to four decades of Communist rule. Today some in the Czech Republic are protesting again...
04:08, 2019-11-16

Critic’s Notebook: Bikini Kill, Then and Now: A Front-Row View of a Punk Revolution Twenty-seven years have passed between a critic’s first Bikini Kill show and the band’s return. The songs, and the politics, are still vital and loud...
17:00, 2019-05-03

Texas could get more power from wind than coal next year — a new milestone in an energy revolution REUTERS/Nick Oxford A new report predicts that wind energy will supply more power to Texas than coal in 2020. Texas already generates the most wind...
20:32, 2019-09-26

Venezuela’s dead revolution shows the limitations of the crowd | Simon Jenkins From Caracas to Extinction Rebellion, the will of the masses doesn’t always triumphWhatever happened to the Venezuelan revolution? Two weeks ago, we ...
07:28, 2019-05-17

Chancellor announces £29bn road investment as part of ‘infrastructure revolution’ News 30 Sep, 2019 Sajid Javid says Government is “getting the shovels out early” on important strategic and local road projects...
18:20, 2019-09-30

Thirty years after the Velvet Revolution, will Prague finally erect a memorial? The Czech city has long had uneasy relationship with monuments to its history but, 30 years after the end of the communist regime, that could be abou...
14:20, 2019-12-02

Move over, Disney! Meet the woman leading the LGBT cartoon revolution A gay-eity in the geek world, Rebecca Sugar is shaking up animation with a gender-neutral hero, an army of non-binary women – and the first lesbian w...
16:24, 2019-10-01

How StreetLight Data uses machine learning to plug cities into the mobility revolution StreetLight Data gathers the massive amounts of location data being generated and applies machine learning to make it useful for urban planners.Read ...
14:44, 2019-12-02

Suspect in fraternity pledge’s death says grand jury flawed BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — A former Louisiana State University student charged in the alcohol-related hazing death of a fraternity pledge wants his indi...
19:28, 2019-06-25

International donors set to pledge $14 billion to tackle AIDS: Macron International donors are set to pledge $14 billion on Thursday to combating AIDS, said French President Emmanuel Macron....
11:40, 2019-10-10

PewDiePie Has To Explain That His $50,000 Pledge To An Anti-Hate Group Is Legit In a video yesterday, Felix “Pewdiepie” Kjellberg announced a generous $50,000 donation to the Anti-Defamation League, a 100-year-old advocacy organi...
23:44, 2019-09-11

Matildas pledge part of their income to help tackle social issues Aivi Luik and Alex Chidiac to donate 1% of earningsPair join global movement headed by Juan MataWorld Cup-bound Aivi Luik and fellow Matilda Alex Chi...
23:48, 2019-05-29

Tech giants pledge to limit online terror content The pledge was made by executives at a Paris summit prompted by the New Zealand mosque attacks....
19:24, 2019-05-15

Liberals pledge Canada will have net-zero emissions by 2050 — but details are scarce The new plan comes as 65 countries committed to net-zero emissions at the United Nations Climate Action Summit in New York....
17:36, 2019-09-24

Johnson seeks 12 December election after shelving 'do or die' Brexit pledge Labour refuses to give instant response to prime minister’s call for an early poll Liveblog – latest Brexit developmentsBoris Johnson has abandoned h...
23:04, 2019-10-24

MLB’s Mets swap epitomizes failed pledge to young fans Is it harsh to suggest that Rob Manfred, Commissioner of Major League Baseball, is a well-paid liar? You tell me. In March of 2017, Manfred said this...
20:32, 2019-08-10

Jagmeet Singh highlights NDP’s pledge for universal drug coverage The New Democrats are proposing to spend $10 billion a year to ensure that all necessary medication and medical devices are free at the point of care...
22:20, 2019-09-20

International donors pledge $14 billion to tackle AIDS: Macron International donors pledged around $14 billion to fight AIDS on Thursday, French President Emmanuel Macron told a donors' conference in city of Lyon...
17:24, 2019-10-10

Charlotte Tilbury To Pledge £1 Million To Charity With New Lipstick Launch The legendary make-up artist is bringing her "Hot Lips" charity collection back this summer with an even greater charitable effort than before....
22:48, 2019-05-08

Trudeau Liberals pledge $150M for new cancer research network This network is to unite top-tier cancer research institutes and clinics across the country to develop what is known as precision cancer medicine....
22:56, 2019-07-11

West African leaders pledge $1 billion to fight jihadists The leaders of West African nations have announced a plan to combat the growing problem of Islamist violence in the region. Jihadist groups have stre...
02:40, 2019-09-15

Doubters urge BHP to match bold climate pledge with action Shareholder advocates demand more, but Greens says major parties should ‘take a leaf out of miner’s book’A declaration by the head of BHP that tackli...
20:44, 2019-07-24

Pinterest and The Knot Pledge to Stop Promoting Plantation Weddings Zola was also among five major websites that said they would cut back on promoting and romanticizing weddings at former slave plantations....
19:40, 2019-12-05

Mesut Özil makes 'surgeries for children' wedding pledge The German World Cup winner is to wed the former Miss Turkey, Amina Gulse, at a plush ceremony in Istanbul on Friday. To mark the occasion, he promis...
17:28, 2019-06-07

Over 400,000 Facebook users pledge Area 51 raid: 'lets seem them aliens' Over 400,000 people have committed to a Facebook event pledging to “Storm Area 51” in September in an effort to “see them aliens.” ...
17:00, 2019-07-12

US mayors fight back and pledge help for migrants targeted in Ice raids Officials to support undocumented migrants in their cities‘We’re doing everything we can … to push back against Trump’America’s leading mayors have b...
23:08, 2019-07-12

Guardian climate pledge 2019: 'With air travel, it's best to take a flexitarian approach' Guardian travel editor Andy Pietrasik explains how a flexitarian approach can enable us to enjoy exploring the planet without increasing our carbon f...
10:08, 2019-10-19

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

Hong Kong protesters pledge to stand up to thugs after attack Anger growing against police and authorities after masked men left 45 people in hospitalProtesters in Hong Kong have pledged to stand up to thugs who...
15:32, 2019-07-23

China's appetite for coal power returns despite climate pledge Capacity rose by 42.9GW in 18 months, far outpacing global efforts to reduce use of coalChina’s growing appetite for new coal-fired power plants has ...
14:48, 2019-11-20

University of Arizona frat bro blamed for pouring hot sauce in pledge’s eye A former University of Arizona frat pledge is seeking $1 million in damages after suffering a chemical burn when a bro poured hot sauce into his eye ...
21:20, 2019-10-24

WHO welcomes Facebook pledge to curb anti-vaccine misinformation The World Health Organization said on Thursday it welcomed a commitment by Facebook that it would direct users seeking vaccine information on its Ins...
13:44, 2019-09-05

Oil giants BP and Shell pledge $1 million each to Republican-backed carbon tax Oil and gas giants BP and Shell are donating $1 million each over two years to a Republican-backed group urging Congress to pass a federal carbon tax...
11:20, 2019-05-20

Climate experts pledge to scale up fight against mountain degradation The UN’s weather watchdog and partners committed on Thursday to a new initiative to ramp up observation and prediction technology that will help addr...
20:32, 2019-10-31

PM gives 'cast-iron' pledge to refuse second Scottish independence vote Boris Johnson described Nicola Sturgeon and Jeremy Corbyn as ‘yoke-mates of destruction’Boris Johnson has made a “cast iron” pledge that he will not ...
18:44, 2019-11-07

General election 2019: Tory pledge to boost GP numbers But a previous Conservative pledge to recruit an extra 5,000 GPs by 2020 is not close to being met....
04:20, 2019-11-09

Pension funds and insurers pledge climate action at U.N. summit Insurers and pension funds managing $2.3 trillion pledged on Monday to shift their portfolios away from carbon-heavy industries in the hope of trigge...
15:36, 2019-09-23

Romance novelists pledge to confront abortion 'taboo' after Alabama ban State senate’s near-total abortion ban prompts demand for genre to treat issue as ‘a normal part of life, not a moral lesson’Dip into the fast-moving...
18:44, 2019-05-17

Groups applaud New Brunswick government’s land conservation pledge Energy and Resource Development Minister Mike Holland made the announcement Monday morning at Fundy National Park, saying the federal government's Ca...
17:44, 2019-10-28

US refuses to sign global pledge to curb online extremism PARIS — The White House is not endorsing a global pledge to step up efforts to keep internet platforms from being used to spread hate, organize extre...
18:12, 2019-05-16

Sadiq Khan accused of falling short on trees pledge Sadiq Khan was today criticised for falling short of promises to plant two million trees in his first term....
15:04, 2019-05-21

F1 aims to set benchmark for sporting world with pledge to go carbon neutral Plan intends to make all grands prix fully sustainable by 2025‘If F1 can do it then surely anyone can,’ says Green PartyFormula One has pledged to de...
20:20, 2019-11-12

These are the 31 countries that don't have a military Associated Press While it might seem normal for every country to have a military, there are some that don't have any armed forces whatsoever. Thirty-...
17:52, 2019-10-11

'Neural revolution': Royal Society calls for inquiry into new wave of brain implants Scientists think devices could allow people to communicate telepathically or the paralysed to walk in the next decades Society must prepare for a tec...
08:04, 2019-09-10

Southgate's England revolution moves step closer to major tournament success "Eurosport\u0027s Marcus Foley reports from Portugal after England\u0027s penalty shootout win over Switzerland in the UEFA Nations League..."...
19:32, 2019-06-09

‘Give us your assets’: Lech Walesa predicts working-class revolution against rich Polish statesman Lech Walesa, the Cold War-era Nobel Prize laureate union organizer, believes that working-class people around the world soon will re...
19:20, 2019-11-26

Syria’s Kurds dreamt of a ‘Rojava revolution’. Assad will snuff this out | Kenan Malik A brave social experiment looks doomed at the hands of Syria’s dictatorThree hundred thousand people displaced. Villages and infrastructure destroyed...
09:32, 2019-10-27

Samsung nets exclusive supply for the Fold 2's bendable cover glass revolution There was speculation back in the summer that Samsung has decided to move on from the plastic cover films for its bendy phones like the to... real ha...
12:16, 2019-11-11

Staten Island’s Conference House, where a last-ditch effort could have ended the American Revolution As fighting halted, three American statesmen met here with a British admiral and refused to budge....
13:00, 2019-05-10

Omar al-Bashir’s trial will be a sham, but Sudan’s revolution is alive and well | Nesrine Malik Even though the deposed president has escaped serious charges, the uprising has unleashed huge political energyFor such a young revolution, the Sudan...
08:20, 2019-08-16

Mark Ruffalo calls for 'economic revolution,' bashes capitalism on social media “Avengers: Endgame” and “Dark Waters” actor Mark Ruffalo shared a tweet asking Americans for an “economic revolution” to end capitalism....
17:28, 2019-12-02

Diane Von Furstenberg on sustainability, revolution and how her granddaughter Talita is bringing her legacy to London She's spent almost 50 years at the top of her game but Diane Von Furstenberg is not slowing down...
18:08, 2019-10-21

Britain's electrical grid goes full week without coal for first time 'since Industrial Revolution' For the first time ever, Britain has powered its electrical grid without the use of coal for a full week....
17:56, 2019-05-08

How Gucci Designer Alessandro Michele Kick-Started Fashion's Genderless Revolution Reshaping our vision of masculinity—babushkas, baubles, evening gowns, and all—is a lot easier with friends like Harry Styles and A$AP Rocky....
13:16, 2019-10-28

England vs New Zealand: How Black Caps provided blueprint for revolution that must not come full circle It was a heavy defeat by New Zealand at the last World Cup that convinced England of the need to reinvent themselves....
14:12, 2019-07-02

Mining project puts Interior secretary’s ethics pledge to test The mine’s array of powerful allies is inspiring deep unease among leaders in Glenwood Springs....
11:32, 2019-06-11

Frat bro found guilty in pledge’s alcohol-related hazing death A former Louisiana State University student on Wednesday was found guilty of negligent homicide in the alcohol-related hazing death of a fraternity p...
03:20, 2019-07-18

Cyprus, Greece, Armenia pledge closer ties, boost stability NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — The foreign ministers of Cyprus, Greece and Armenia say they have laid the foundations to forge closer ties and help promote s...
17:08, 2019-06-04

China's climate 'ambition' pledge could lead to tougher CO2 targets: experts A new pledge by China to show "the highest possible ambition" in the fight against climate change could see the world's biggest greenhouse gas emitte...
10:28, 2019-07-02

Andrew Yang’s pledge to protect voters from automation is hitting home Andrew Yang wants to address the impact of automation-related job loss, a strategy likely to define mainstream politics in the future.Read More...
16:16, 2019-09-13

Biden repeats Obama’s infamous pledge during Iowa campaign event Former Vice President Joe Biden on Monday repeated the same claim about health care that earned President Barack Obama a “lie of the year” award in 2...
06:20, 2019-07-16

YouTube Star PewDiePie Withdraws $50,000 Pledge to Charity After Backlash From Fans PewDiePie, whose real name is Felix Kjellberg, said he pledged the money, which he received through a sponsorship, to the charity at the suggestion o...
16:44, 2019-09-13

Consumer advocates wary of Liberals’ pledge to cut cell phone bills Observers of Canada's telecommunications industry question whether a Liberal government would follow through on its pledge to lower cell phone bills ...
22:20, 2019-09-23

From clothes to kids, young activists’ pledge for climate change action Vowing to not have children and making fashion choices that make a statement – young people concerned about climate change say actions speak louder t...
01:32, 2019-09-26

Broadband chiefs fire back at PM's full-fibre internet pledge Leaders say a 2025 full-fibre deadline can only be met if four problems are resolved in 12 months....
01:24, 2019-08-03

Stephanie Parze’s dad makes heartbreaking pledge to missing daughter: ‘Daddy is trying everything’ The distraught dad of a missing New Jersey woman whose ex-boyfriend killed himself after being named a person of interest in the case made a heartbre...
21:48, 2019-11-23

Kate Spade New York fulfills $1 million mental health pledge NEW YORK (AP) — A year after Kate Spade took her own life, the foundation that bears her name has announced the completion of a $1 million pledge to ...
15:44, 2019-06-05

UN welcomes 'record' Brussels conference pledge of nearly $7 billion to support Syrians Foreign ministers from more than 50 countries gathered on Thursday at a joint European Union-UN pledging conference, and pledged to provide a record ...
10:42, 2019-04-09

Labour offers every adult six years of free education in £3bn election pledge Labour plans to give every adult to right to six years of free study in a bid to stamp out a skills shortage in the UK....
01:40, 2019-11-12

Calgary announcement sees feds pledge $24.5M to fund cannabis use research Minister Bill Blair announced funding for Canada-based research into cannabis use, research into the impact of legalized cannabis on public health an...
00:04, 2019-05-23

FCC chair backs merger after T-Mobile and Sprint pledge 97% U.S. 5G coverage in 3 years Ajit Pai has thrown his weight behind T-Mobile's and Sprint's merger after the carriers promised to deploy 5G across the entire U.S., including rural...
15:20, 2019-05-20

Mueller to face tough questions during testimony, House Republicans pledge Days before back-to-back hearings Wednesday, both sides seemed to agree that Mueller’s testimony could be pivotal in shifting public opinion....
22:16, 2019-07-22

Adam Gase’s training camp Jets pledge didn’t really work out Back at the start of training camp in July, coach Adam Gase said his Jets would be playing meaningful games in December. Not quite. The Jets are 4-8 ...
05:04, 2019-12-05

YouTuber PewDiePie scraps $50,000 pledge to anti-hate group after fan backlash Vlogger embraced by far right apologizes for planned donation to Anti-Defamation League, after fans claim conspiracyThe popular YouTuber Felix “PewDi...
01:00, 2019-09-13

200 Women's Hockey Players Pledge To Boycott North American Pro Leagues In an announcement today, 200 women’s hockey players—among them Team USA stars Hilary Knight and Kendall Coyne Schofield—pledged to boycott all North...
19:28, 2019-05-02

Macron, Ardern seek pledge to purge extremism from social media The leaders of New Zealand and France plan to host a meeting of global leaders and tech executives in an effort to stamp out the transmission of viol...
19:08, 2019-04-24

Presidential apology and reform pledge fails to quell Chile protests Thousands take to streets of Santiago for sixth day runningPiñera scraps fare hike and raises pensions and minimum wageTens of thousands of protester...
00:56, 2019-10-24

John McDonnell urges Brexit referendum pledge in Labour manifesto John McDonnell and two senior shadow cabinet ministers will tonight pressure Jeremy Corbyn to shift to an explicit pledge for a second referendum in ...
16:52, 2019-07-15

PewDiePie rescinds donation pledge to anti-hate group after fan backlash YouTube star PewDiePie pledged to donate to an anti-hate group following criticism for peddling anti-Semitic content – then decided to pull his donat...
21:56, 2019-09-12

Presidential apology and reform pledge fail to quell Chile protests Thousands take to streets of Santiago for sixth day runningPiñera scraps fare hike and raises pensions and minimum wageTens of thousands of protester...
01:40, 2019-10-24

Johnson reassures Tory MPs no-deal Brexit pledge will not be election policy One Nation leader Damian Green says PM ‘looked him in the eye’ as he said party will not endorse no dealLatest politics news – live updatesBoris John...
17:32, 2019-10-09

NIH, Gates Foundation Pledge $200 Million to Bring Gene Therapies to Patients Who Need Them Most Some of the most cutting-edge — and effective — treatments in medicine are unaffordable to the majority of people who need them, with pri...
19:04, 2019-10-24

International donors to pledge 13.8 billion euros to tackle AIDS: Macron International donors have agreed to pledge 13.8 billion euros ($15.21 billion) to tackle AIDS, French President Emmanuel Macron said on Thursday....
15:48, 2019-10-10

Investors urge Big Oil to follow 'poster child' Repsol's climate pledge Investors cheered Spanish group Repsol's pledge to slash net carbon emissions to zero by mid-century, saying they hope it will pile pressure on rival...
10:40, 2019-12-04

Alyssa Milano slammed for pledge to not speak negatively about Democratic candidates Alyssa Milano came under fire on Twitter after asking their followers to refrain from criticizing any of the Democratic hopefuls in the 2020 presiden...
19:12, 2019-04-28

Ex-LSU frat bro gets wrist slap in pledge’s alcohol-related hazing death The former Louisiana State University student found guilty in the alcohol-related hazing death of a fraternity pledge was sentenced to five years in ...
04:32, 2019-11-21

World leaders pledge millions for Amazon wildfires, but experts say it’s not just about money G7 leaders, including Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, pledged millions to help battle the Amazon wildfires....
23:32, 2019-08-26

Qantas joins IAG in pledge to slash emissions to counter climate change Qantas Airways Ltd on Monday pledged to slash its carbon emissions to net zero by 2050, joining British Airways owner IAG as the industry's response ...
01:36, 2019-11-11

Election 2019: Labour and Lib Dems pledge extra childcare support Jeremy Corbyn pledges £1bn to open new Sure Starts, while Lib Dems offer childcare from nine months....
09:36, 2019-11-09

Leaders and tech firms pledge to tackle extremist violence online Jacinda Ardern and Emmanuel Macron host Christchurch Call summit in ParisWorld leaders and heads of global technology companies have pledged at a Par...
21:52, 2019-05-15

Tories pledge help for adoptive parents with extra EI leave, expanded tax credit A Conservative government would give parents who adopt children under the age of 18 an extra 15 weeks of EI-funded leave to provide a full year off....
18:56, 2019-10-10

Keep out! The 100m² countries – in pictures Rubén Martín de Lucas pokes fun at the arbitrary nature of borders – by creating small geometric shapes and then living in themMinimal Republics is p...
13:28, 2019-05-01

15 (surprising) countries where it’s illegal to be gay Uganda this week announced that it wants to resurrect a bill colloquially known as “Kill the Gays.” The bill, which was nullified five years ago on a...
23:28, 2019-10-12

10 most expensive countries to hail a cab Western European countries and Japan are not home to cheap taxis. Click forward to see the 10 most expensive cab rides in the world.   ...
22:36, 2019-06-28

The 18 countries with the most millionaires, ranked Sean Pavone/Shutterstock Credit Suisse just released its annual Global Wealth Report, revealing which countries the most millionaires call home. The ...
21:04, 2019-10-23

The 10 best countries to travel to in 2020 Khanthachai C/Shutterstock Lonely Planet has announced its Best in Travel 2020 list. It named the best locations to travel to next year, paying parti...
23:52, 2019-10-21

The countries that speak the best English An estimated 1.5 billion people speak English today, making it the most commonly used language in the world. A new study purports to reveal which des...
16:36, 2019-12-05

The top 10 safest countries for retirement If you put a premium on peace and quiet in your golden years and are willing to pay for the privilege, consider retiring in one of these countries....
15:48, 2019-08-02

These 20 countries ask Google to ban the most content AP Images / Victor R. Caivano Google received more than 115,000 requests for the removal of content from governments around the world between July 20...
11:56, 2019-11-02

These countries don't want American tourists If you're carrying an American passport, you can travel most of the world easily, except for a handful of places. These are the hardest countries for...
16:32, 2019-11-01

The countries beyond the reach of US tourists If you're carrying an American passport, you can travel most of the world easily, except for a handful of places. These are the hardest countries for...
13:16, 2019-10-31

Which countries are the most happy, sad or angry? Gallup asked people in more than 140 countries how they felt the day before. Did they smile? Were they angry? Did they learn or do something interest...
15:32, 2019-05-03

New England Revolution vs Chelsea: Friendly prediction, lineups, live stream, TV channel, tickets, h2h Just a matter of days after finishing their 2018-19 Premier League campaign and two weeks before heading to Baku for the Europa League Final, Chelsea...
11:08, 2019-05-15

Apple forgoes a potential iPhone camera revolution, as quantum dots prove too costly The 2019 iPhones are expected to largely stay the same in terms of design but upgrade the camera area and the horse power under the hood significantl...
13:04, 2019-06-25

At UN, Sudanese Prime Minister says ‘great revolution has succeeded,’ country will rebuild, restore values The “great revolution” of Sudan has succeeded and the Government and people and will now rebuild and restore the values ​​of human coexistence and so...
17:04, 2019-09-28

‘I’m Back to Riding My Own Bike.’ Higher Prices Threaten Silicon Valley’s Mobility Revolution When JUMP’s bright red bikes started appearing on the streets of San Francisco last year, Ian Chesal was relieved. His lengthy commute, from th...
18:20, 2019-08-09

General election 2019: Labour and Lib Dems pledge wider access to HIV drug The parties say anyone who needs it should be able to access the HIV prevention drug, PrEP....
00:52, 2019-12-01

The biggest government pledge to science spending for 60 years – but who benefits? | Sarah Main All political parties have said research and innovation can help raise living standards. A good start would be to invest in staffAmid the turbulence ...
14:32, 2019-05-01

UN health agency welcomes Facebook pledge to stop vaccine misinformation from going viral The World Health Organization (WHO) on Thursday welcomed Facebook’s pledge to ensure users can separate fact from fiction when it comes to vaccines, ...
23:32, 2019-09-05

Greens pledge to regulate tech giants to ensure only ‘verifiable identities’ on platforms Is it possible for a government to enact this type of regulation, and would it actually address the problems the Greens have referenced? Global News ...
18:32, 2019-09-17

Climate experts pledge to scale up high-altitude fight against mountain melt The UN’s weather watchdog and partners committed on Thursday to a new initiative to ramp up observation and prediction technology that will help addr...
21:16, 2019-10-31

Lyon’s Lucy Bronze makes World Cup pledge to Barcelona’s Toni Duggan • Bronze thrilled by her team’s Champions League final 4-1 win• Tells England teammate Duggan, ‘We’ll win World Cup together’Lucy Bronze has revealed...
16:24, 2019-05-19

Momentum builds for EU leaders to agree carbon neutral 2050 pledge at summit A push by Germany, France and other EU nations for the bloc to go carbon neutral by mid-century looks likely to be endorsed by EU leaders on Thursday...
20:28, 2019-06-19

Activists see Google's $1 billion Bay Area housing pledge as 'big win' amid affordability crisis Can Google, which has helped fuel the Bay Area's housing crisis, become a better neighbor?...
18:48, 2019-06-19

Stars pledge support to Taylor Swift amid latest row with Scooter Braun Halsey, Brendan Urie, Gigi Hadid and Ruby Rose are among a list of celebrities who have spoken out in support of Taylor Swift following her latest ro...
10:28, 2019-11-16

Pewdiepie Rescinds $50,000 Pledge To Jewish Charity After Fans Spread Conspiracy Theories After Felix “Pewdiepie” Kjellberg pledged to make a plush donation of $50,000 to the Anti-Defamation League, an advocacy group founded to combat anti...
19:08, 2019-09-12

A brighter, more equal future is Labour’s greatest manifesto pledge | Gary Younge The party has painted a picture of a greener, fairer society – and reminded us of the values that made Corbyn party leaderIn 2007, the renowned intel...
08:16, 2019-11-22

UArizona offers free tuition to students who pledge to train in primary care TUCSON – The University of Arizona Colleges of Medicine in Tucson and Phoenix announced Thursday that they will pay tuition for medical student...
17:48, 2019-11-22

General election 2019: Lib Dems pledge £100bn climate fund over five years Sir Ed Davey will promise to "jump-start" efforts to tackle the "climate emergency" in a speech on Friday....
11:16, 2019-11-15

Brexit plan 'disastrous betrayal' of pledge to avoid hard Irish border Northern Ireland leaders, apart from DUP, condemn Johnson plan likely to ‘destroy economy and Good Friday agreement’Business and political leaders in...
21:40, 2019-10-02

NDP, Greens pledge to improve access to health care and surgeries for transgender people Meanwhile, the Liberal party said 'a lot of hard work still needs to be done — including in the realm of access to health care.'...
19:12, 2019-09-17

General election 2019: Labour and Lib Dems pledge extra childcare support Jeremy Corbyn pledges £1bn to open new Sure Starts, while Lib Dems offer childcare from nine months....
12:12, 2019-11-09

Netflix Becomes the First Major Hollywood Studio to Pledge to Fight Georgia’s Abortion Bill Since Georgia passed a bill earlier this month that effectively bans abortion after six weeks, most major production companies with ties to the state...
16:36, 2019-05-28

Rihanna, Ludacris Among Celebs to Pledge Support to Victims of Hurricane Dorian: 'You Are In Our Prayers' The unspeakable destruction caused by Hurricane Dorian has destroyed far more than just property in the Bahamas. Thankfully, pop princess Rihanna has...
18:28, 2019-09-04

Today we pledge to give the climate crisis the attention it demands | Katharine Viner The Guardian’s editor-in-chief explains why support from our readers is crucial in enabling us to produce fearless, independent reporting that addres...
10:36, 2019-10-16

Finland’s ‘Be more like a Finn’ campaign joins growing list of tourism pledge initiatives Campaigns to encourage more sustainable and respectful travel are increasing, though some industry figures doubt their power to effect changeFinland ...
18:08, 2019-10-17

G-20 finance leaders say trade, other tensions “intensifying,” pledge action to counter risks. FUKUOKA, Japan (AP) — G-20 finance leaders say trade, other tensions “intensifying,” pledge action to counter risks....
11:36, 2019-06-09

Uber, Lyft and DoorDash Pledge $90 Million to Fight Driver Legislation in California A state proposal, Assembly Bill 5, could give working drivers more employee rights. The companies said they were willing to start a ballot initiative...
05:04, 2019-08-30

Transport for London staff share £30m pay-offs in a year despite Mayor's pledge More than 500 Transport for London staff earned in excess of £100,000 last year — and almost as many shared pay-offs totalling £30.7 million....
13:28, 2019-06-05

The 13 countries outside the US that produce the most NBA draft picks Frank Franklin II/AP The 2019 NBA draft will be held on Thursday, June 20. Once again, NBA teams will select players from around the world, a testam...
23:36, 2019-06-17

The 10 best countries to retire in 2019, according to expats Getty Images / Damocean The International Living Retirement Index is one of the most comprehensive and in-depth retirement surveys to be released eac...
18:48, 2019-11-06

The 20 countries facing population collapse Charly Triballeau / AFP / Getty Many countries face serious demographic headwinds in the decades to come. Low birth and immigration rates could lead ...
15:36, 2019-10-09

These 4 European countries still have a wealth tax. Here's how it's working out for them. Clara Margais/picture alliance via Getty Images) The wealth tax has become the subject of fierce debate as progressive 2020 Democratic candidates cha...
15:20, 2019-11-07

26 countries the US government warns against traveling to These countries all have Level 4 (do not travel) or Level 3 (reconsider travel) warnings from the U.S. State Department. Find out why.   &#...
16:32, 2019-10-04

US still outdoes all other countries for national pride Americans more likely than any other nationality to say their country is ‘best in the world’More than 40% of Americans say they “strongly dislike” th...
09:20, 2019-05-09

Why is homosexuality still taboo in many African countries? With Zambia imprisoning two men to 15 years for gay sex and Uganda detaining LGBQ+ activists, the African continent is a difficult place for homosexu...
17:08, 2019-12-04

Cities, not countries or corporations, should regulate AI A consensus is emerging about what the rules for AI should be, at least in rough outline. But it's still unclear who will do the regulating.Read More...
19:32, 2019-06-08

Blood supplies inadequate in many countries (Reuters Health) - Globally, many countries don't have enough donated blood to meet their needs, a recent study suggests....
23:08, 2019-11-08

These 10 countries have minted the most new millionaires in 2019 Alan Crowhurst/Getty Images The US, Japan, and China topped the list of countries with the most new millionaires in 2019, according to a new wealth r...
23:00, 2019-10-22

Why must US patients wait for drugs available in other countries? The United States leads the world in drug development, but we’re in danger of falling behind, to the detriment of countless patients. However, new le...
12:00, 2019-07-31

For too many people in too many countries, democracy isn’t working From Spain to Iraq, the integrity of elections is under threat, creating instability and failing to bring the change voters seekIn Britain, as elsewh...
16:20, 2019-11-09

UK and other EU countries ban Boeing 737 Max after Ethiopia crash More than 150 people died after an Ethiopian Airlines flight crashed. Flying is still very safe overall, but questions remain about what went wrong...
21:04, 2019-04-11

The countries offering passports for purchase Some wealthy people have more than one passport. Here's how citizenship by investment programs (CIPs) work and why they're getting more popular....
11:04, 2019-10-05

The 10 countries with the biggest piles of gold Getty Images/Dario Pignatelli/Bloomberg The volume of gold bought by central banks in 2018 rose to its highest level since the end of the Gold Standa...
21:24, 2019-11-26

The 25 countries that love to visit America the most Which countries love visiting America the most? 24/7 Tempo identified them (think Canada, UK) using data from the National Trade & Tourism Office. &...
22:12, 2019-07-24

What wedding traditions look like in 7 countries around the world Cultures all over the world celebrate weddings in unique ways. In Germany, couples invite their loved ones to smash porcelain dishes and wish them lu...
19:48, 2019-10-25

RANKED: The 30 countries where expats are happiest Alex Segre/Shutterstock The InterNations expat support network asked more than 20,000 expats to rank their happiness with life in general and with th...
09:56, 2019-10-10

25 countries that love to visit America the most Which countries love visiting America the most? 24/7 Tempo identified them (think Canada, UK) using data from the National Trade & Tourism Office. &...
16:56, 2019-07-25

Here Is Why Denmark Is One Of The Happiest Countries In The World The 2018 World Happiness Report ranked Denmark among the top three happiest countries in the world - for the seventh time in a row. So what is it abo...
09:08, 2019-04-22

How countries are protecting themselves from attacks in space The United States is one country that has identified space defence as a national security priority. But what are the specific threats it faces in spa...
19:08, 2019-07-16

15 most tourist-friendly countries in the world The kind of welcome tourists receive in a foreign country can make or break a trip.        ...
15:20, 2019-05-29

The best souvenirs to bring home from 10 countries Our picks for the best souvenirs from Mexico, Italy, South Africa and other top tourist destinations....
17:40, 2019-06-27

911 around the world: Emergency numbers for 70+ countries International emergency numbers aren’t something you want to figure out while you're under stress. Look up the number for your next destination. ...
14:04, 2019-10-16

These are the best countries for tourists to visit in 2019, according to the WEF The Wolrd Economic Forum ranked 140 countries based on their appeal to tourists, but warned that many countries were nearing a tourism "tipping point...
17:48, 2019-09-04

How senior Chelsea stars are playing part in Frank Lampard's youth revolution behind the scenes An unknown factor in Frank Lampard's plan to promote youth this season was the reaction of Chelsea's senior players....
13:04, 2019-10-18

New England Revolution 0 Chelsea 3: Ross Barkley and Olivier Giroud on target as Blues ease to victory Ross Barkley scored twice as Chelsea eased past New England Revolution at the Gillette Stadium but the occasion was marred by an injury to Ruben Loft...
04:08, 2019-05-16

New England Revolution vs Chelsea LIVE stream and channel: How to watch post-season friendly on TV and online Chelsea will take a strong squad of players across the Atlantic as they prepare for an end-of-season friendly with New England Revolution on Thursday...
23:00, 2019-05-13

German villages unite against coal mine expansion, pledge ‘legal action’ if evicted The expansion of the Garzweiler mine in western Germany could evict 7,600 residents across 12 villages in the area....
22:48, 2019-10-01

North Korea tested missiles, but that didn’t violate a pledge to Trump: John Bolton John Bolton: "The firing of these missiles don't violate the pledge that Kim Jong Un made to the president about intercontinental-range ballistic mis...
02:28, 2019-08-01

'Storm Area 51' craze continues as 2M people pledge to raid secret gov't military base The "Storm Area 51 event" event that went viral last month as people pledged to crash the secret military base in an attempt to "see them aliens" has...
20:08, 2019-08-01

Modi claims India toilet milestone, delays pledge to eradicate single-use plastic Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi was in bullish form on the 150th anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi's birth, saying open defecation was a thing of the...
22:20, 2019-10-02

Boris Johson to announce £300m cash pledge as he steps up preparations for No Deal Brexit Boris Johnson has stepped up preparations for a no deal Brexit as he prepares to make his first visit to Scotland as Prime Minister to announce hundr...
09:20, 2019-07-29

FactWatch: Testing Labour's pledge to roll out free full-fibre broadband Elections are a time of claim and counter-claim. Throughout the 2019 campaign the Evening Standard and factchecking organisation FullFact will be tes...
14:12, 2019-11-27

G7 summit: World leaders pledge $20m emergency fund to tackle Amazon forest fires Emmanuel Macron said Donald Trump supported the initiative, despite not being present at the climate session...
13:56, 2019-08-26

Blake Lively and Ryan Reynolds Pledge $2 Million in Support of Migrant Children's Rights Blake Lively and Ryan Reynolds have donated $2 million to the NAACP Legal Defense and Education Fund (LDF) and the Young Center for Immigrant Childre...
01:56, 2019-09-05

G7 summit: World leaders pledge £18m in emergency funds to tackle Amazon forest fires Emmanuel Macron said Donald Trump supported the initiative, despite not being present at the climate session...
13:32, 2019-08-26

Boris Johnson to announce £300m cash pledge as he steps up preparations for No Deal Brexit Boris Johnson has stepped up preparations for a no deal Brexit as he prepares to make his first visit to Scotland as Prime Minister to announce hundr...
22:12, 2019-07-29

Hurricane Dorian: Royal Caribbean, Disney Cruise Line, others pledge support to Bahamas Royal Caribbean, The Walt Disney Co. and others are offering support to the Bahamas after Hurricane Dorian ripped a destructive path across the natio...
08:24, 2019-09-05

A Pledge to Pay Morehouse College Students’ Debt Prompts Elation, Envy and a Host of Questions Robert F. Smith pledged to wipe out the debt of the graduating class at Morehouse College. Now the students are anxiously waiting to hear what happen...
20:48, 2019-05-28

At Least 70 Countries Have Had Disinformation Campaigns, Study Finds Governments are using “cyber troops” to discredit political opponents, bury opposing views and interfere in foreign affairs, according to Oxford rese...
11:00, 2019-09-26

How One Billionaire Could Keep Three Countries Hooked on Coal for Decades The story of a mining project in Australia helps to explain why the world keeps burning coal despite the profound risk it poses to the future....
11:40, 2019-08-15

These are the safest countries in the world to visit in 2020 For those who are planning a holiday for next year and wondering which countries are the safest, a risk map published by an organization specializing...
18:52, 2019-11-21

Trump suggests other countries pay US for protecting tankers WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is suggesting the United States should not protect ships in the strategic Strait of Hormuz without compensat...
15:16, 2019-06-24

TikTok has been censoring LGBTQ content in some countries Zach Gibson / Stringer / Getty Images TikTok was censoring LGBTQ content in countries it deemed morally conservative, such as Turkey, documents seen...
11:48, 2019-09-27