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Facts and figures behind our climate and weather

What can the weather tell us about our changing planet? Ben Rich looks at the latest data in the first of our new monthly series, Climate Check....

Facts and figures behind our climate and weather

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European Parliament: Facts and figures Fewer people are voting at the EU level and more populists are in parliament than ever before. With elections approaching at the end of May, DW looks...
22:08, 2019-05-06

Weather-related impacts of climate change send vulnerable countries a 'wake-up call' to 'build resistance', says UN weather agency The havoc caused by cyclones Idai and Kenneth across Mozambique is “a wake-up call” for vulnerable countries “to build resistance" against further hi...
19:12, 2019-05-29

Sir David Attenborough presents Climate Change - The Facts Sir David Attenborough is back on BBC One presenting a documentary called Climate Change - The Facts...
15:12, 2019-04-18

Australian bushfire crisis: global figures and media react to 'climate emergency' Hillary Clinton, Greta Thunberg and Bernie Sanders among those responding to Australia’s unprecedented firesPoliticians and climate change activists ...
08:40, 2020-01-02

Doctors warn of NHS winter meltdown as figures show worst A&E figures on record Doctors warned of an NHS winter meltdown today as official figures showed the worst A&E figures on record....
13:04, 2019-11-14

I'm a scientist. Under Trump I lost my job for refusing to hide climate crisis facts | Maria Caffrey I was a climate scientist in a climate-denying administration – and it cost me my jobThe Trump administration’s hostility towards climate science is ...
08:12, 2019-07-25

Climate change education in Canada lacks scientific facts, impacts and solutions: study A recent study found climate change in Canadian science curricula is not providing students with updated information on scientific consensus, consequ...
02:12, 2019-09-25

Trees in the Amazon are the world's sweat glands – and 10 other essential climate facts | Ariel Conn I interviewed 31 climate experts and found that talking about the climate crisis can have a powerful impact You will not be surprised to learn that t...
13:08, 2019-11-27

LIVE: GOP Rep. Jim Jordan appears to forget the facts after claiming Democrats forgot the facts at Trump's impeachment hearing Reuters The House of Representatives on Wednesday kicked off a historic hearing that is expected to culminate in the impeachment of President Donald ...
01:04, 2019-12-19

'Wake up and face facts' : Greta Thunberg pleads with politicians to lead fight against climate crisis – as it happened The Swedish teen activist made clear her disapproval of Trump leaving the Paris climate agreementThe Guardian is joining forces with more than 250 ne...
02:56, 2019-09-19

'Wake up and face facts' – Greta Thunberg pleads with politicians to lead fight against climate crisis – live The Swedish teen activist made clear her disapproval of Trump leaving the Paris climate agreementThe Guardian is joining forces with more than 250 ne...
02:00, 2019-09-19

Thursday’s Daily Brief: Stark childbirth survival figures, Security Council split on Syria, nature-based climate initiatives A recap of Thursday’s top stories: One pregnant woman or child dies every 11 seconds; No ceasefire agreement for Syria’s Idlib; Latest Taliban attack...
22:32, 2019-09-19

Weather forecasts could soon pin extreme events on climate change Weather forecasts may soon include explanations of how climate change may have impacted extreme weather events...
12:08, 2019-06-20

Berlin climate protesters brave icy weather and waters Thousands of protesters have marched through the German capital in solidarity with the latest global climate strike. Demonstrators of all ages called...
19:44, 2019-11-29

Erratic weather boosts energy demand, denting climate goals: BP Extreme temperatures around the globe drove a sharp acceleration in energy demand and carbon emissions last year, oil giant BP said on Tuesday, issui...
16:04, 2019-06-11

Australian PM defends climate policies as cooler weather helps firefighters Fire conditions eased on some of the major fronts burning across Australia on Sunday after a cool weather change, with firefighters trying to contain...
03:28, 2019-12-22

Andrew Yang shames Weather Channel for not including him in climate change special A storm is brewing in the Democratic primary contest as entrepreneur Andrew Yang's campaign said it is "disappointed" the Weather Channel did not inv...
04:00, 2019-10-22

NSW fires live: PM concedes link between extreme weather and climate change but says Coalition has 'sensible' targets Australian prime minister Scott Morrison is back in the country, with Victoria and South Australia under renewed bushfire threat as NSW surveys damag...
01:16, 2019-12-22

Guterres underlines climate action urgency, as UN weather agency confirms record global warming In the wake of data released by the United Nations World Meteorological Organization (WMO), showing the past four years were officially the ‘four war...
10:43, 2019-04-09

Friday’s Daily Brief: More climate action says Guterres, migrant children dangers, Ebola fight, record-setting weather This Friday, we cover: UN chief appeals for stronger climate action commitment; report on migrant children deaths and disappearances; Ebola fight in ...
22:36, 2019-06-28

The climate crisis isn’t just causing extreme weather. It’s fuelling extreme politics, too | Nick Lowles The far right is exploiting divisions created by climate breakdown. This must be challengedIn the past three weeks, we took the pulse of citizens in ...
13:44, 2019-09-19

UK weather forecast: More heavy rain to hit as Met Office issues fresh weather warning Heavy rain is due to hit a large swathe of the UK just days after the country was struck by extensive flooding....
00:00, 2019-10-06

UK weather forecast: More heavy rain to hit as Met Office issues weather warning Heavy rain is due to hit a large swathe of the UK just days after the country was struck by extensive flooding....
23:44, 2019-10-05

Australia weather bureau says no sign of cooler weather or rain on horizon Australia's weather agency said on Thursday it saw no sign of cooler weather or significant rainfall in the next few months, an unwelcome forecast fo...
14:40, 2020-01-08

UK weather latest: Brits to bask in scorching weather as temperatures set to soar to 28C Brits are forecast to bask in scorching weather as temperatures are set to soar to 28C, before showers hit....
09:28, 2019-07-15

UK weather forecast: Fireworks displays under threat in the south as wet weather looms People attending fireworks displays in southern parts of the country should be mindful of wet and windy weather, which could cause their plans to fiz...
09:24, 2019-11-02

UK weather forecast: Met Office issues weather warnings with two weeks of rain set to fall in 30 hours Britain is braced for a washout weekend with forecasters warning of two weeks worth of rain in the space 30 hours....
19:28, 2019-11-22

Bank holiday weekend weather: Brits bask in glorious sunshine for one day before wet weather sets in Brits have had a taste of glorious sunshine on the first day of the May bank holiday but can expect the weather to turn much wetter for the rest of t...
16:40, 2019-05-25

UK weather forecast: More heavy rain hits as Met Office issues fresh weather warning Heavy rain has hit a large swathe of the UK just days after the country was struck by extensive flooding....
09:28, 2019-10-06

UK weather latest: Flood warnings across country as heavy rain continues after days of wet weather A deluge of heavy rain is expected across the UK over the next 24 hours, with flood warnings across the country after days of wet weather....
12:28, 2019-11-27

UK weather forecast: Remnants of Hurricane Dorian and Storm Gabriel to bring wet and windy weather to UK Britons are braced for wet and windy weather as the remnants of two major Atlantic storms head towards the UK....
20:00, 2019-09-08

Australia weather bureau sees no sign of cooler weather or rain to quell bushfires Australia's weather agency sees no sign of cooler weather or significant rainfall in the next few months, an unwelcome forecast for authorities who h...
04:12, 2020-01-09

UK weather latest: Flooding imminent but drier and colder weather forecast for start of December Britons are braced for more flooding but a drier but colder start to December is expected as downpours ease off and temperatures plummet....
07:12, 2019-11-28

Blackpool Air Show 2019: Weather, lineup, start time and date after Saturday is cancelled over weather fears Organisers of Blackpool Air Show have been forced to cancel the first day of the event over fears of extreme weather....
15:48, 2019-08-09

UK weather forecast: Brits brace for gale force winds and severe weather warnings as Storm Atiyah barrels into country Brits are bracing for 70mph winds, heavy rain and even snow as Storm Atiyah barrels into the country this weekend....
22:56, 2019-12-07

UK weather forecast: Weather warnings across country as Brits brace for thunder storms and torrential rain… before temperatures soar for Glastonbury Forecasters have issued weather warnings across most the UK with thunderstorms and torrential rain set to roll in from Sunday night....
17:32, 2019-06-23

Emma Thompson delivers 'climate crisis' weather forecast predicting 'ruined lives' at Extinction Rebellion protest Dame Emma Thompson has warned that Britons face "crop failures and ruined lives" in a mock weather forecast at an Extinction Rebellion protest....
22:12, 2019-12-05

UK weather forecast: Danger to life warnings as Britain braces for weekend washout of 'unseasonable' stormy weather Britain is bracing itself for "unseasonal" heavy wind and rain this weekend that has sparked danger to life warnings for parts of the UK, as well as ...
14:24, 2019-08-07

UK weather forecast: Severe weather warning for ice with heavy rain forecast amid plummeting temperatures A further severe warning for ice has been issued for Sunday night with heavy rain forecast across a large swathe of the UK....
14:16, 2019-12-15

UK weather forecast latest: Flooding imminent but drier and colder weather forecast for start of December Britons are braced for more flooding but a drier but colder start to December is expected as downpours ease off and temperatures plummet....
11:12, 2019-11-28

UK weather: November flooding a 'once in-60-years-weather event' Heavy rainfall, which killed at least one person earlier this month, was a "once-in-60-years" weather event, experts have said....
16:20, 2019-11-27

Self-taught robot figures out what it looks like and what it can do A robot started off with no knowledge of itself, but through trial and error learned what it looked like and what abilities it had...
21:04, 2019-04-11

Hepatitis - the facts from A to E Hepatitis attacks the liver and in the worst case can result in cirrhosis or liver carcinoma. But not all forms of Hepatitis are alike....
17:36, 2019-07-26

The fastest-growing job in the US pays six figures Career and job site LinkedIn released its annual “Emerging Jobs” list on Tuesday, which identifies the roles that have seen the largest rate of hirin...
21:16, 2019-12-11

Celebrity wax figures worthy of a double take Check out these wax forms of your favorite stars.        ...
20:16, 2019-06-19

16 celebrity wax figures that went terribly wrong Tristar Media/Getty Images and Nicki Minaj/YouTube Celebrity wax figures take time and energy, but sometimes, the final product doesn't do the star j...
21:24, 2020-01-07

Sieren's China: Deceptive figures China's economy is growing more slowly than it has over the past almost 30 years. But if we focus only on this fact, we are underestimating the real ...
20:40, 2019-07-21

ACA enrollment figures remain 'stable,' but more changes to come After a sluggish start due to technical glitches with the healthcare.gov web site, open enrollment for health insurance under the Affordable Care Act...
23:48, 2019-12-20

Little-known facts about every American first lady AP Photo/Reed Saxon, File America's first ladies have rich histories to rival their commander-in-chief husbands. Edith Wilson basically ran the gover...
20:20, 2019-11-07

8 mouthwatering facts about bacon In honor of National Bacon Day (Dec. 30) here are eight mouthwatering facts about bacon.       ...
21:12, 2019-12-30

10 facts about Father's Day In honor of fathers everywhere, here are ten facts about the day we spend celebrating them.       ...
21:28, 2019-06-11

25 Fascinating Facts About Halsey Halsey's accomplished quite a bit in her 25 years on this planet. Have her first two albums debut at No. 2 and No. 1, respectfully? Check. Sell out ...
15:16, 2019-09-29

5 fun facts for International Beer Day August 2nd is a global celebration of drinking beer. Impress your friends at the next party with these 5 facts.       ...
16:28, 2019-08-02

Same-Sex Marriage Fast Facts Read CNN's Fast Facts on same-sex marriage and learn more about gay marriage legislation around the world....
01:28, 2019-05-26

What's in a kiss? 12 *fun* facts about kissing Time for the best pastime ever - it's International Kissing Day! Smooching burns calories and strengthens the immune system, but despite its health p...
15:08, 2019-07-05

Macy's Parade: 6 fun facts you may not know Do you love watching the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade? If you do, float on over to these six fun historical facts....
23:44, 2019-09-06

17 relationship facts everybody should know before getting married DreamWorks Relationships are complicated, and every relationship is different. That said, scientists have identified some predictors of success in re...
15:56, 2019-11-19

57 Mostly Awe-Inspiring Facts About Tom Cruise Tom Cruise, he of the ageless face, body and energy level, is celebrating a birthday today. Contrary to what's visible to the naked eye, the actor i...
12:28, 2019-07-03

Mysterious 'humanoid' figures discovered in Peru Over 140 mysterious new geoglyphs have been discovered in Nazca, Peru, including strange ‘humanoid’ figures....
21:40, 2019-11-18

More nurses from EU leaving NHS than are joining, figures reveal The number of European nurses leaving the NHS continues to outpace the number attracted from the Continent, figures revealed today....
15:00, 2019-06-27

Hidden figures no more: women shining in Hollywood Women enjoyed a banner year in Hollywood movies and on television over the past year, notching up record highs in lead roles and gaining ground in in...
22:04, 2019-09-04

Sussing Out the Most Haunted Wax Figures At Madame Tussaud's It’s 2019 and it’s easy to feel confused as to why wax museums still exist, when it’s never been easier to feel closer to celebrities, who often post...
22:56, 2019-07-25

New car sales down, emissions up in expected 2019 figures News 6 Jan, 2020 Registration figures likely to show a seven-year low, while average CO2 emissions expected to show an increase...
08:08, 2020-01-06

The fantasy figures of Txema Yeste – in pictures Born in Spain, Yeste began his career working for newspapers. He works primarily in fashion photography today, a ‘realm of fantasy’ as he puts it. ‘I...
08:32, 2019-10-01

2019’s most overrated and over-hated figures in baseball To think, when the Overrated and Over-hated list first touched down on this planet, social media was barely a thing. Analytics was in its infancy. An...
17:04, 2019-12-19

Big-Headed Anime Fortnite Figures Are Coming Japanese toymaker Good Smile Company makes big-headed anime figures out of everything from Blizzard hero shooters to scary clown movies. It was only ...
14:56, 2020-01-17

I Can't Stop Looking at These Perfect Final Fantasy VII Figures We live in a truly incredible time for action figures—whether you’re wanting to spend a couple hundred bucks or even just twenty, you can get well ar...
13:36, 2019-09-16

The 2019 Root 100: How Well Do You Know These Figures of Black Excellence? The Root’s video team, including host and producer Felice León, went on a mission to test the black cards of one of the black meccas in America: Harl...
18:08, 2019-11-27

What big-name Mets figures think about Carlos Beltran fiasco After parting ways with Carlos Beltran on Thursday, the Mets are being lampooned by many fans and media alike, but Keith Hernandez, Pete Alonso and M...
11:16, 2020-01-17

Pumpkins: 5 fun facts about a fall staple Fall, autumn, sweater weather — whatever you want to call the cold, gray season leading up to Christmas, there's one thing we can all agree on: It's ...
14:36, 2019-10-31

Myths and facts about penis captivus Penis captivus refers to the penis becoming stuck in the vagina. There are so few documented cases that many people believe it to be a myth. We descr...
03:04, 2019-08-03

11 mind-blowing facts about the US economy The United States is the world's largest economy. Here are 11 surprising facts about the US economy, from its near-record economic growth to the mind...
23:12, 2019-05-27

Review: Behind the ‘Veil,’ Facts Are Negotiable Hollywood filmmakers tell a period story set in China in Gordon Dahlquist’s layered look at truth, lies and the power of narrative....
20:52, 2019-06-19

7 surprising facts you might not know about ‘Sesame Street’ Global will premiere 'Sesame Street's 50th Anniversary Celebration' on Nov. 16 at 7 p.m. ET/PT....
19:28, 2019-11-15

6 facts that show millennials are going to be OK, even if you think they aren't Mauricio Santana/Getty Images Millennials are known for being financially behind, but they'll probably end up being okay. A new survey by Insider and...
15:52, 2019-11-30

Shocking facts about how much your employer monitors you If you sit in front of a computer all day, you might not give a second thought to checking your personal email or taking care of some digital errands...
14:24, 2019-12-26

Not just the facts: Republicans' top six impeachment falsehoods Despite damning evidence from dramatic hearings, the GOP seems determined to reject the evidence of its eyes and earsThe morning after public impeach...
18:12, 2019-11-24

Not just the facts: Republicans' top five impeachment falsehoods Despite damning evidence from dramatic hearings, the GOP seems determined to reject the evidence of its eyes and earsThe morning after public impeach...
16:24, 2019-11-24

Six facts about ‘Old Town Road’ rapper Lil Nas X He’s got the horses in the back, but when it comes to the charts, there’s no doubt that Lil Nas X is the front-runner. The Atlanta, Georg...
07:24, 2019-07-31

17 facts that sound fake, but are actually true Some history, science, geography, and math facts are so mind-boggling that they sound bogus — but they're actually completely true. In a Quora ...
22:12, 2019-10-23

15 alarming facts about divorce in the US that will shock you Getty Images Divorce rates may be dropping, but the ending of a marriage is still a stark, and oftentimes depressing, reality for many Americans. How...
17:52, 2019-12-31

60 Crazy Facts About Madonna You Probably Didn't Know There's no one quite like Madonna. Though there have been many imitators and pretenders to the throne in the 30+ years that she's been reigning as t...
13:36, 2019-06-14

10 surprising facts you didn't know about Hanukkah Hanukkah means "dedication" in Hebrew, and the holiday commemorates the rededication of the ancient Temple in Jerusalem in 164 BCE. Hanukkah usually ...
22:12, 2019-12-19

6 facts that make Greenland great Amid reports that Trump may be interested in buying Greenland, here are a few facts you may not know about the island that is not very green at all....
01:00, 2019-08-17

20 facts about New Year's celebrations that might surprise you Brad Barket/Getty Images It's almost December 31, aka New Year's Eve. To celebrate the end of this year, and the beginning of another, WalletHub comp...
20:48, 2019-12-13

25 fascinating facts about animals that have gone extinct Wikimedia Commons It's reported that 99% of all species that have existed on Earth have gone extinct. The Dreadnoughtus, a dinosaur that was around 7...
21:24, 2019-10-18

One Million Fake Toys And Figures Seized In China Shanghai police have seized one million fake toys after raiding a factory in the city of Dongguan. According to Chinese site The Paper, included amon...
12:52, 2019-10-30

Street outside NASA’s DC office renamed for ‘Hidden Figures’ WASHINGTON (AP) — The street outside of NASA’s headquarters has been renamed “Hidden Figures Way” to honor the African American wom...
19:52, 2019-06-13

There Are Now 100 Hidden Action Figures To Find And Collect In GTA Online The world of Grand Theft Auto Online is filled with crime, action, and destruction. Often players are given jobs that involve robbing banks, assassin...
19:44, 2019-09-07

Remembering the entertainment and arts figures we lost in 2019 Remembering some of the figures from music, film, TV, radio and literature who died in 2019....
02:40, 2019-12-31

Facebook bans Alex Jones, other extremist figures Facebook on Thursday designated several extremist figures as “dangerous” — including Nation of Islam leader Louis Farrakhan, Infowars host Alex Jones...
21:32, 2019-05-02

Custom Toys and Figures Made for Wasteland Nightmares Cute toys made terrifying. Traditional Japanese motifs reworked on rusted robots. The world of Fallout brought to life. This is the work of toy and f...
14:24, 2019-08-23

Nearly 900,000 asylum seekers living in limbo in EU, figures show Backlog of claims persists despite number of arrivals almost halving in two yearsClose to 900,000 asylum seekers in the EU are waiting to have their ...
15:16, 2019-08-25

HTC's latest revenue figures shut down hopes of a comeback Over the course of the past decade, HTC has gone from being one of the biggest players in the smartphone market to a brand most people can’t even rem...
13:28, 2019-11-06

'Ask Dr. Ruth' and 'Hesburgh' offer intimate looks at giant figures A sex expert and a Catholic priest might sound like the set-up to a bad joke, but they happen to be the subjects of two worthwhile if mildly flawed d...
16:44, 2019-05-03

Look: Funko announces new 'Game of Thrones' Season 8 Pop! figures Funko has announced a new series "Game of Thrones" Pop! figures that feature key characters from the eighth and final season of the fantasy drama....
19:52, 2019-05-31

Kyle Abbott takes best first-class figures since 1956 "Hampshire seamer Kyle Abbott took the best first-class match figures since Jim Laker\u0027s historic 19-90 Ashes performance way back in 1956."...
22:04, 2019-09-18

Funko announces 'The Simpsons: Treehouse of Horror' Pop! figures Funko has announced a new series of "The Simpsons" Pop! figures based on the animated comedy's annual "Treehouse of Horror" Halloween specials....
20:24, 2019-07-03

Taliban say they freed US, Australian hostages for 3 terrorist figures The Taliban said they freed on Tuesday an American, Kevin King and Australian Timothy Weeks, in exchange for three top Taliban figures....
11:36, 2019-11-19

Idris Elba figures they can probably bring him back for Thor 4 somehow, right? Idris Elba has not had an especially great time during his tenure in the Marvel Cinematic Universe; despite being a talented and charismatic actor, h...
01:28, 2019-08-15

The Kardashians get paid 'six figures' for social media promotion When they’re not making a ton of money off of television, cosmetics and endorsements, the Kardashians and the Jenners are hustling on social media....
21:56, 2019-04-17

Why an artist turned tech bosses into mythological figures Sebastian Errazuriz has funneled his fears over the increase in technological power into a series of audacious 3D -printed sculpturesIt was 2016 when...
16:52, 2019-05-07

World leaders have 'a lot to answer for' over damning figures on education Former prime minister of New Zealand Helen Clark condemns complacency as Unesco data shows one in six children won’t be in school by 2030World leader...
16:16, 2019-07-09

The pope’s apology could teach other public figures about being contrite Sorry doesn’t have to be the hardest word, as Pope Francis proved after slapping the hand of a woman who grabbed himOn New Year’s Day, the Pope veere...
18:48, 2020-01-04

PRESENTING: The 7 best side hustles that can earn you 6 figures or more in 2020 Leo Patrizi/Getty Images Now might be the time to start your side hustle. It's a new decade, and you might want to bring that back burner side job to...
16:16, 2020-01-04

Big-name Mets figures react to Carlos Beltran fiasco After parting ways with Carlos Beltran on Thursday, the Mets are being lampooned by many fans and media alike, but Keith Hernandez, Pete Alonso and M...
10:44, 2020-01-17

H&R Block figures out what happened to peoples’ tax cuts last year H&R Block has figured out what happened to peoples’ tax cuts last year. The company said overall tax liability was down 24.9 percent. Wow, that’s gre...
05:12, 2019-05-21

2 Canadian track figures banned after sex harassment inquiry OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) — Two fixtures of Canadian track and field have been banned after a sexual harassment investigation. Athletics Canada, the sport...
21:28, 2019-05-06

Bayer mediator says no Roundup settlement figures have been discussed Bayer AG has not offered to pay billions of dollars to settle claims in the United States related to the Roundup herbicide, mediator Ken Feinberg sai...
16:44, 2019-08-09

Nearly 40% of Toronto homes not owner-occupied, new figures reveal Statistics Canada data suggests investors drive housing marketFears of spreading Vancouver-style affordability crisisMore than a third of Toronto’s c...
13:44, 2019-07-07

New safety alert on e-scooters as injury figures rocket in the US An alert was sounded on Wednesday over the dangers of e-scooters after the number of riders admitted to hospital soared in the US....
10:48, 2020-01-09

Trump tweets support for far-right figures banned by Facebook President railed against social media companies on Saturday and said he would ‘monitor the censorship’ of US citizens Donald Trump criticized social ...
23:28, 2019-05-04

Sweet dreams are made of this: 5 facts about sleeping Some people claim they only need four to five hours of sleep a night. After that, these super-humans say, they wake up nice and refreshed, ready for ...
15:00, 2019-06-21

9 alarming facts about the vaping illness epidemic AP Photo/Craig Mitchelldyer The Center for Disease Control and Prevention announced last week that 34 people have died so far from vaping-related ill...
17:20, 2019-10-30

15 Frakin' Fascinating Facts About Battlestar Galactica Is Battlestar Galactica one of the most beloved TV series of all-time? So say we all! It's been 15 frakin' years since BSG made its series debut on S...
14:28, 2019-10-18

Trump, getting facts wrong, says he may free Blagojevich CHICAGO (AP) — President Donald Trump has sent his clearest signal yet that he may be about to sign commutation papers freeing former Illinois govern...
00:48, 2019-08-09

13 mind-blowing facts about Florida's economy Flickr/Visit St. Pete/Clearwater Florida has one of the biggest economies in the United States. Two of its most famous industries include tourism and...
20:00, 2019-10-31

11 mind-blowing facts about China's economy VCG via Getty Images China's booming economy means a booming demand for luxury brands and a growing list of billionaires. China is the world's larges...
22:44, 2019-11-26

Preparing for Monsoon: Lightning myths and facts TUCSON – Lightning in Southern Arizona can be a beautiful sight, especially during Monsoon. A shocking statistic says Arizona is one of the to...
08:12, 2019-06-13

Facts about skin cancer in black people Black people can get skin cancer, though it is less likely to affect them than people with lighter skin. For darker-skinned people, it usually occurs...
05:56, 2019-07-17

11 mind-blowing facts about Texas' economy REUTERS/Todd Korol Texas is experiencing a booming economy these days, with rapid advancements in many sectors not traditionally associated with the ...
18:24, 2019-12-20

Pelosi: Trump ‘obstructing Congress from getting the facts’ House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Tuesday said President Trump is “obstructing Congress from getting the facts” it needs in the impeachment inquiry after...
21:44, 2019-10-08

Health Facts Aren’t Enough. Should Persuasion Become a Priority? Those with the least understanding of science oppose it the most and also think they know the most, a study showed....
11:16, 2019-07-22

Experts share facts about physician suicide (Reuters Health) - Suicide is the only cause of death that is higher among doctors than the general population, according to two Canadian physicians ...
21:00, 2019-05-10

10 Interesting Facts About Maple Syrup You Must Know If You Really Love It December 17 of every year is observed as National Maple Syrup Day. We also present to you some interesting facts about maple syrup that you may not h...
11:36, 2019-12-19

In Planet Zoo, You Can Only Get Good By Learning Facts About Animals Planet Zoo is the latest simulator from Frontier Developments, the creators of Roller Coaster Tycoon and the recent Planet Coaster. In this one, you’...
16:40, 2019-06-18

8 incredible facts about the booming US marijuana industry Barbara Corbellini Duarte/Business Insider The US marijuana industry is worth billions of dollars, and is showing no signs of slowing down. Ten US s...
03:00, 2019-05-08

20 Fascinating Facts From Prince's Unforgettable Life Dearly beloved, we have gathered here today to get through this thing called life. And it's hard to believe that it's been three years now since we'v...
16:28, 2019-10-29

Celebrate National Hot Dog Day with 5 fascinating frankfurter facts This July 18, Americans will gather to celebrate this country and the freedoms that come with living here....
16:24, 2019-07-17

9 mind-blowing facts about the US farming industry Jim Young/Reuters The US farming industry contributes more than $100 billion to the US economy. But the farming industry is being threatened by clima...
18:04, 2019-12-20

Know your rental rights in the US: four valuable facts to keep handy No heat? No rent. Housing laws vary across the US, but all renters have basic rights – here’s what you need to knowMy apartment was cold last week. S...
12:32, 2019-12-11

China says laser report ‘not consistent with the facts’ BEIJING (AP) — China’s defense ministry says a report that Australian navy helicopter pilots were targeted with lasers, apparently coming from ...
13:16, 2019-05-30

We jump to conclusions even when it pays to wait for the facts We give up collecting data more quickly when information fits what we want to be true, even if this leaves us worse off - but there are ways to impro...
21:08, 2019-06-27

50 Fascinating Facts About Jay-Z: From Marcy to Madison Square Across his five decades on this earth, Jay-Z has adopted many descriptors. And, no, we're not just talking about his given name, Shawn Carter. Rapper...
12:44, 2019-12-04

Harriet Tubman Facts and Myths: How the Movie Tried to Get it Right The filmmakers pored over books, documents and other research to remind viewers of the woman behind the often distorted legend....
11:25, 2019-10-23

9 facts about "Game of Thrones" even die-hard fans might not know "Game of Thrones" has ended, but there are still plenty of facts and details from the series that fans might not know. Insider's Kim Renfro describes...
23:56, 2019-10-10

David Attenborough to front BBC's Extinction: The Facts The broadcaster will present a programme examining stark facts about the state of the natural world....
16:40, 2019-08-22

Fun facts: Autocar's miscellany of motoring 2019 Our man's motoring knowledge knows no bounds ’Tis still the season of goodwill, so, pray, let our veteran road tester and jolliest man entertain you ...
07:40, 2019-12-27

11 mind-blowing facts about New York's economy Atanas Bezov/Shutterstock New York is one of the most powerful states in the United States, with a gross domestic product comparable to Canada and So...
19:44, 2019-12-09

7 'facts' you learned about sex growing up that aren't actually true Paramount Pictures The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimates that more than 96% of teenagers enrolled in school are taught some sort o...
21:40, 2019-10-22

David Attenborough to present 'Extinction: The Facts' for BBC David Attenborough will narrate the BBC One special "Extinction: The Facts," which explores extinction and its impact on the planet....
16:48, 2019-08-22

10 alarming facts about teacher pay in the United States Gerald Herbert/AP In the United States, many first-year teachers can expect to earn a salary of less than $40,000. The average teacher spends almost ...
17:56, 2019-10-04

The scientific nutrition facts you really need to inform your diet Are carbs good for you? Or eggs? Every week seems to bring contradictory new diet advice. New Scientist unpicks the surprising flaws in nutritional s...
16:20, 2019-07-10

10 Surprising Home Alone Facts That Will Hit You Like a Paint Can in the Face It’s been nearly two decades since Kevin McCallister’s family left him home alone for the holidays and an instant movie classic was born....
12:20, 2019-12-10

15 Top-Secret Facts About the National Treasure Franchise "I'm gonna steal the Declaration of Independence." It's been 15 years since Nicolas Cage uttered that suicide mission of a statement in Disney's Nati...
12:32, 2019-11-19

Google: 21 Facts you probably didn't know about the search engine To celebrate its 21st birthday, we've got 21 facts about the tech giant that you might not know - unless you've already googled them yourself, of cou...
23:28, 2019-09-26

8 unbelievable facts about the $103 billion chocolate industry Thomas Andreas / Shutterstock Chocolate is one of the world's favorite foods, and the global chocolate industry is worth $100 billion dollars. Here a...
15:08, 2019-11-20

7 unbelievable facts about Thanksgiving food consumption in the US Africa Studio/Shutterstock Thanksgiving is just a couple weeks away. There are some staggering statistics related to how much food Americans eat each...
22:40, 2019-11-12

Germany's far-right AfD fuels xenophobia with distorted crime figures — study A new study reveals that the far right party disproportionately focuses on crimes allegedly committed by a foreigners. Crimes committed by Germans ar...
03:16, 2019-08-05

Puerto Rico: top figures in governor's own party urge him to resign Ricardo Rosselló under pressure over abusive chat messagesNew big protest planned outside mansion on Friday nightSupport for Puerto Rico’s governor, ...
20:32, 2019-07-19

Knife crime offences at 10-year high, new figures show The number of knife crimes being dealt with by the police and courts are the highest in a decade, official figures show....
11:28, 2020-01-16

Hasbro's Made Some Fine Overwatch Action Figures, Except For Reaper Hasbro’s Overwatch Ultimates action figure line, which is hitting store shelves as we speak, gives fans of Blizzard’s hero shooter a less-expensive a...
19:16, 2019-05-07

Girls in Tech Catalyst inspires women not to be ‘hidden figures’ The Girls in Tech Catalyst conference featured speakers who wanted to inspire women to excel in technology jobs. They told women not to be "hidden fi...
22:08, 2019-06-20

9/11 in numbers: How many died, how long has it been and other chilling figures from the September 11 attacks Today marks 17 years since the 9/11 terror attacks which devastated New York and shocked the rest of the world....
10:24, 2019-09-11

Dire new figures show the cable industry is now losing 14,000 subscribers every day At this point, it’s pretty hard to argue that the traditional pay TV industry is not living on borrowed time, as it continues to bleed subscrib...
06:20, 2019-05-09

Spit hood used on 80-year-old man by Met Police officers, figures reveal A spit hood has been used on an 80-year-old by Metropolitan Police officers, figures reveal....
22:20, 2019-09-11

9/11 in numbers: The devastating figures behind tragic terrorist attack in 2001 Today marks 18 years since the 9/11 terror attacks which devastated New York and shocked the rest of the world....
10:24, 2019-09-11

Labour lost almost 46,000 members last year, official figures show Jeremy Corbyn's Labour lost almost 46,000 members last year as it ramped up efforts for another general election, official figures have shown....
14:40, 2019-08-08

HTC's April revenue figures prove its resurgence was short-lived HTC had a pretty rough start to 2019 with record-low revenue numbers in both January and February. Nevertheless, things then started to look more pos...
17:12, 2019-05-06

Malaysia charges 17 Goldman Sachs figures over 1MDB scandal KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia — Malaysia filed criminal charges Friday against 17 more current and former directors at three Goldman Sachs subsidiaries for ...
10:04, 2019-08-09

Coldplay won’t tour until it figures out how to stage environmentally beneficial concerts The band joins other popular artists including Jack Johnson, Pearl Jam and Adele in seeking to reduce carbon emissions from their tours, which have l...
16:44, 2019-11-21

Latest figures from Commerce Department are no lumps of coal for Trump The only thing that matters during a presidential election year is the economy. And the word “economy” is really a different way of saying: “How are ...
05:40, 2019-12-24

Facebook bans Alex Jones, Milo Yiannopoulos and other far-right figures The company has struggled to control far-right hate speech on the platform in recent yearsFacebook banned several prominent accounts promoting white ...
22:20, 2019-05-02

SUCCESS INSIDER: The 7 best side hustles to start that will earn you 6 figures Welcome to Success Insider! It's definitely a new year. It might be a new you, a new opportunity, maybe an entirely new business. To kick off the dec...
22:48, 2020-01-06

No One Should Pay Six-Figures For A Dodge Charger Daytona That Doesn't Have A Ridiculous Wing I have a few issues with the 2020 Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat Widebody Daytona 50th Anniversary Edition, and one of them is that the name is too long. ...
23:36, 2020-01-05

New funding figures leave Queensland 2032 Olympic bid in better shape Significant IOC contribution for Games is likelyOperating costs can be cost-neutral, says Brisbane mayorSouth-east Queensland’s bid to host the 2032 ...
15:36, 2019-05-06

Rugby World Cup final’s TV viewing figures hit 12.8m peak – the best of 2019 • England defeat is most watched sport programme since 2018 • ITV’s broadcast surpasses Line of Duty’s final episode at 12.1mEngland’s Rugby World Cu...
17:08, 2019-11-03

The key Man Utd figures which highlight the huge challenge facing Ole Gunnar Solskjaer Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's first full season in charge of Manchester United kicks off against a backdrop of growing unrest among supporters, who are accu...
11:20, 2019-08-10

Affordable Care Act insurance enrollment figures down 200k from last year The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services "week 3" enrollment snapshot shows more than 737,000 consumers selected a plan between November 10 and...
22:00, 2019-11-20

Anthony Rendon Responds To Ejection With Facts And Logic Nationals slugger Anthony Rendon has previously demonstrated his willingness to call out an MLB umpire over a bad call. When Marty Foster ejected Ren...
18:08, 2019-05-08

Kākāpō: four facts about the world's heaviest parrot – video The owl parrot is facing an existential threat in the form of a fungal infection that has already endangered one-fifth of the total population. Seven...
19:28, 2019-06-13

Anti-vaxxer mentality is better tackled through empathy, not facts As the world grapples with measles outbreaks, public health advocates are desperately seeking to improve vaccine attitudes. But the facts don't seem ...
20:28, 2019-05-24

15 mind-blowing facts about Halloween candy consumption in the US Shutterstock/Leena Robinson With Halloween fast approaching, Americans are gearing up for the holiday, purchasing costumes, hanging up decorations, a...
16:48, 2019-10-22

Six facts about 'Caine Mutiny' author Herman Wouk Author Herman Wouk died on Friday at the age of 103, according to media reports. Six facts about him:...
19:36, 2019-05-17

On International Left-Handers Day, Some Interesting Facts About Lefties Why are some people lefties? How many people in the world are left-handed? On International Left-Handers Day, here are some interesting facts about l...
09:04, 2019-08-14

17 science 'facts' you might have learned in school that aren't true Christopher Furlong/Getty Images Science is an ongoing process, which means new discoveries often upend old theories. Contrary to what many people l...
19:56, 2019-09-19

9 mind-blowing facts about North Korea's economy REUTERS/KCNA North Korea is a secretive nation of 25 million people led by Kim Jong Un. Its isolationist policies have hurt the country's economy, bu...
18:24, 2019-12-20

6 Fun Facts About Miley Cyrus' Episode of Black Mirror Say goodbye to Hannah Montana and Miley Cyrus. There is now only Ashley O. Cyrus transformed into a new purple-haired pop star for an episode of th...
02:56, 2019-06-06

Senate Republicans reviewing facts around whistleblower complaint Capitol Hill Republicans delivered a one-two punch Tuesday in the partisan fight over President Trump’s impeachment. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McC...
04:40, 2020-01-08

Shepard Smith leaves Fox News with hope that 'facts will win the day' Anchor had repeatedly called out Trump’s falsehoodsTrump: ‘Is he leaving? Oh that’s a shame’Shepard Smith, the Fox News anchor who was arguably most ...
04:00, 2019-10-12

The Aeronauts: Facts about fiction in Eddie Redmayne's new film Eddie Redmayne's new movie The Aeronauts is based on real events - but just how accurate is it?...
05:24, 2019-11-02

Fascinated with fascia treatments? It’s time to face the facts The connective tissue known as fascia is getting blamed — perhaps unfairly — for problems with pain and stiffness, experts say....
12:20, 2019-08-10

Travel warnings for U.S. issued after mass shootings — here’s a look at the facts Several countries have issued advisories over gun violence in the U.S. — should Canadians be concerned?...
22:40, 2019-08-08

The remarkable stats and facts behind Tiger Woods' Masters win "Tiger Woods ended an 11-year wait for a Major with a remarkable – and unexpected – win at The Masters in Augusta on Sunday."...
12:56, 2019-05-01

Kulbhushan Jadhav: 5 Facts On The Indian On Death Row In Pakistan India's appeal against the death sentence handed to former Navy officer Kulbhushan Jadhav by Pakistan will be decided at 6.30 pm IST by the Internati...
12:00, 2019-07-17

That's Not Even Her Real Name: 70 Fascinating Facts About Meryl Streep You Probably Never Knew What do you get for the actress who's been given the most award nominations of anyone in her industry, living or dead? That's the question we all mu...
14:16, 2019-06-22

The facts about Biden's sweeping, incautious promise to end cancer Joe Biden promised last week that if he is elected to the Oval Office, "we're gonna cure cancer."...
14:12, 2019-06-17

15 Grammy facts: Michelle Obama in, Bruce Springsteen out Fifteen things worth noting about Wednesday’s nominations for the 2020 Grammy Awards, from snubbed singers to the comeback kids...
22:24, 2019-11-20

The Rosslyn Chapel Carvings: Facts, Mysteries, and Conspiracies The exquisite carvings of Rosslyn Chapel in Scotland are among the best in Europe and portray scenes not found in any other 15th century chapel. Much...
22:16, 2019-07-03

Five Facts About Priti Patel, Britain's New Interior Minister Britain's new Prime Minister Boris Johnson named Priti Patel as interior minister, marking a political comeback for the former international developm...
11:20, 2019-07-25

Brazil: huge rise in Amazon destruction under Bolsonaro, figures show Monthly deforestation up 88.4% compared with a year agoBrazil pressured to protect Amazon under trade deal termsDeforestation in Brazil’s portion of ...
23:52, 2019-07-03

The SEC is investigating whether BMW manipulated sales figures by counting cars as sold before they even left the lot picture alliance / Contributor The Securities and Exchange Commission has launched an investigation into BMW Group, the German car manufacturer confi...
17:00, 2019-12-24

Grenfell fire fraudsters stole £775,000 with bogus claims, new figures show Fraudster have been convicted of falsely claiming £775,000 by posing as people affected by the Grenfell Tower disaster, new figures show....
10:56, 2019-10-22

Christian rightwing figures warn abortion fight could lead to civil war Wave of extreme bans appears to have amped up predictions by magazines and politicians that abortion is cause of coming conflictProminent figures on ...
09:32, 2019-05-26

Hong Kong protests: Joshua Wong and other pro-democracy figures arrested Activist Agnes Chow held by police as Andy Chan, head of a now banned pro-independence party, is also detainedThree prominent pro-democracy figures h...
08:00, 2019-08-30

Hal Steinbrenner, Andy Pettitte were key figures that helped sway Gerrit Cole Give credit to Hal Steinbrenner and Andy Pettitte for the Yankees landing Gerrit Cole. Cole’s agent, Scott Boras, said both were key figures in...
17:48, 2019-12-11

Hal Steinbrenner, Andy Pettitte were key figures who helped sway Gerrit Cole Give credit to Hal Steinbrenner and Andy Pettitte for the Yankees landing Gerrit Cole. Cole’s agent, Scott Boras, said both were key figures in...
18:16, 2019-12-11

Researcher, defying nature, figures out how to "remove" water from underwater photography Technology advances so quickly and relentlessly in our era that it’s hard to be blown away by much of anything. Portable, internet-enabled computers ...
18:20, 2019-11-15

House Dems subpoena major Trump figures in Mueller probe The House Judiciary Committee voted on Thursday to authorize subpoenas for a dozen people mentioned in special counsel Robert Mueller’s report,...
20:44, 2019-07-11

Two thirds of knife-point robberies go unsolved each year, figures reveal Two thirds of knife-point robberies in England and Wales go unsolved each year and thousands of investigations end with no suspect being identified, ...
02:56, 2019-05-30

How does the reality TV show Cops stack up with real-life crime figures? Creators of podcast Running from Cops watched 846 episodes and compared the numbers they found with national crime figuresReality TV can fail to live...
08:52, 2019-05-24

Fire Emblem Hacker Figures Out How To Have Tea Parties With Death Knight, Byleth, And Others When I fail to carry on a coherent conversation during a regular after-school hangout, I only have to worry about disappointing one of my precious an...
03:32, 2019-08-16

Met Police drops half of all crime probes within 24 hours, figures show Nearly half of all crimes - 1,114 offences a day - are being dropped without a full investigation, according to Met Police figures....
11:52, 2019-12-09

Record number of people taking Class A drugs in the UK, figures show A record number of people took Class A drugs in the last year, with a rise in the use of cocaine and ecstasy to blame, according to official figures....
16:40, 2019-09-19

Kevin Hart Finally Figures Out He Handled Gay Jokes Saga All Wrong When I was a younger man, I had a bad habit of continuing to argue a point even after I long realized I was wrong. After a while, it becomes a matter...
22:12, 2019-12-29

General election 2019: Labour say NHS figures show decline in GP services The NHS Digital figures show a rise in patients having to wait more than two weeks in October....
02:32, 2019-12-01

MLB Power Rankings: AL Central figures to be a two-horse race between the Twins and Indians Minnesota cracks the top five this week with a good chance to dethrone the Indians from the AL Central this season...
16:32, 2019-05-06

Number of migrants now growing faster than world population, new UN figures show The growing number of international migrants has now reached 272 million, outpacing the growth rate of the world’s population, according to new data ...
20:32, 2019-09-17

Almost 13,000 homes left empty for a decade across Great Britain, figures show Nearly 13,000 homes have been left standing empty for at least a decade across Great Britain, according to new figures....
22:48, 2019-12-29

NASA Invites Media to Renaming Ceremony Honoring Hidden Figures NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine will be joined at 10 a.m. EDT Wednesday, June 12, by U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas, D.C. Council Chairman Phil Mende...
21:20, 2019-06-11

A man who never earned 6 figures but still retired early wishes he'd done 2 things differently with his money Mark Webster/Getty Tommy, an early retiree who runs the blog Leisure Freak, left his corporate job at age 51, shortly after the stock-market crash i...
21:52, 2019-05-11

Early figures suggest declining enrollment in Affordable Care Act plans Fewer people signed up for insurance coverage on Affordable Care Act exchanges during the first week of open enrollment for 2020 coverage compared to...
23:48, 2019-11-06

General election 2019: Labour says NHS figures show decline in GP services The NHS Digital figures show a rise in patients having to wait more than two weeks in October....
09:56, 2019-12-01

Hidden Figures: Nasa renames street after black female mathematicians Hidden Figures Way is named after the African-American women featured in the Oscar-nominated film....
07:40, 2019-06-13

NYC pays ‘rubber room’ teacher six figures 20 years after sex abuse claims It’s his 20th anniversary in the rubber room. Aryeh Eller taught orchestral music at Hillcrest High School in Queens for just two full years before b...
22:44, 2019-11-02

Mattel's Comic-Con Batman Exclusives Include Some Very Colorful Action Figures Oh sure, there are other parts of Mattel’s Dark Knight-themed exclusives for San Diego Comic-Con. But do you really need convincing beyond the return...
21:28, 2019-06-10

More women in Latin America are working, but gender gap persists, new UN figures show More women are entering the workforce across Latin America, with an increase in 11 per cent in the last 30 years, putting the region ahead of the cur...
21:52, 2019-10-28

Ancient Attraction: Mesoamerican Sculptors Created Magnetic Stone Figures Researchers from the world-famous Harvard University in America have made an astounding discovery in Guatemala.   ...
16:04, 2019-05-07

Behar has sharp words for Billy Bush, other disgraced media figures "The View" host Joy Behar pushed back the idea that media figures should come back to television after coming under fire during the wave of #MeToo mo...
00:24, 2019-09-11

Labor questions Angus Taylor's explanation to parliament over false figures Anthony Albanese says scandal over doctored document shows minister is distracted from his job of reducing emissionsThe opposition leader, Anthony Al...
11:32, 2019-10-28

Kourtney Kardashian and Kris Jenner Finally Get Their Own Wax Figures at Madame Tussauds The remaining Kardashian-Jenner women have finally gotten immortalized in wax. On Thursday, Madame Tussauds' New York museum unveiled figures for Ko...
20:56, 2019-05-09

I dropped out of a Ph.D. program 6 figures in debt, but I’m now a multimillionaire at 33. Here are my 3 tricks for building a hit brand. izusek/Getty Images Amanda Frances is a self-made multimillionaire, digital course creator, writer, and podcaster. Five years ago, she left a Ph.D. ...
22:32, 2019-09-27

Tootie! You Take the Good, You Take the Bad, You Take Them Both and There You Have the Facts of Life Cast Reunion on Lifetime Remember when I said holiday movie season is upstaging Halloween before it even arrives? Well, one of the top champions of holiday movies, Lifetime (...
18:00, 2019-10-22

Fox News veteran Shepard Smith quits; hopes 'facts will win the day' Shepard Smith, the chief news anchor of Fox News and a sometime critic of U.S. President Donald Trump, abruptly quit the network on Friday after 23 y...
01:04, 2019-10-12

Don Lemon accuses Trump of trying to 'rewrite inconvenient facts' while defending son CNN host Don Lemon accused President Donald Trump on Thursday of trying to re-write history in order to defend his son after the Senate Intelligence ...
00:04, 2019-05-11

What's the best place to hit the Heinz? Fun facts about the ketchup maker for Memorial Day Heinz is turning 150 this year. Here are some fun facts to "relish" about the ketchup company that actually started with horseradish.   &#...
18:40, 2019-05-24

How Trump distorts facts to make Ilhan Omar seem like an enemy to the US The president railed against the congresswoman at his North Carolina rally, targeting her refugee status, religion and ethnicityDonald Trump spent ne...
19:56, 2019-07-18

Colin Kaepernick’s Team Dispels False Narrative With Facts Seeking to dismantle rumors, innuendo and misconceptions surrounding the status of embattled quarterback Colin Kaepernick, representatives for the st...
20:40, 2019-10-11

'Facts of Life' stars reuniting for Lifetime Christmas movie "Facts of Life" icons Mindy Cohn, Kim Fields, Nancy McKeon and Lisa Whelchel will star in the Lifetime holiday movie, "You Light Up My Christmas."...
03:16, 2019-10-22

Walmart employees share insider facts about shopping at the big-box store Thomas Cooper/Getty Images Walmart store employees know all about the chain's inner workings. Some shopping hacks, savings tips, and store policies m...
15:52, 2020-01-07

AOC Expresses Frustration With 'Moderates,' Generally States Facts In New Interview It’s been frustrating in recent years watching the Democratic party try too hard to appeal to a group that wants nothing to do with it. Congresswoman...
13:40, 2020-01-07

YouTube Fact-Checks the Fire at Notre-Dame With Facts About ... 9/11 The company said that a misguided algorithm paired live footage of the blaze in Paris with information about the 2001 terrorist attacks....
19:32, 2019-04-16

'Pulp Fiction': 25 fun facts in honor of the film's 25th anniversary Quoting Ezekiel 25:17 from "Pulp Fiction" will likely get you laughed out of Sunday school class....
13:24, 2019-05-21

AOC Expresses Frustration With 'Moderates', Generally States Facts In New Interview It’s been frustrating in recent years watching the Democratic party try too hard to appeal to a group that wants nothing to do with it. Congresswoman...
03:16, 2020-01-07

2 key facts refute Trump's conspiracy theories about the Ukraine scandal White House President Donald Trump is circulating a baseless theory that a whistleblower complaint filed against him is based on secondhand informat...
18:12, 2019-09-27

Fast facts about the smoky haze smothering Southeast Asia During Southeast Asia's dry season, farmers in Indonesia and other countries clear land using fire, often for palm and wood pulp plantations, with fl...
12:08, 2019-09-19

Beyond Meat, Impossible Foods and the burger of the summer. Here are diet facts you need to know Food experts warn consumers about Beyond Meat and Impossible Burger for high levels of saturated fat. The environmental benefits are clear, and reduc...
18:24, 2019-07-04

13 mind-blowing facts that show just how expensive New York City really is f11photo/Shutterstock New York City has a reputation for being one of the most expensive cities in the world. New York City's high cost of living is ...
23:04, 2019-11-15

Fabulous facts about London's iconic Savoy hotel From sustainable Champagne corks to secret Churchill gatherings, The Savoy is full of surprises......
18:44, 2019-10-24

40 Fascinating Facts About People's Icon Winner Jennifer Aniston Your People's Icon has been chosen, but how well do you really know the star? In October, E! announced that Jennifer Aniston is set to receive the 20...
14:24, 2019-11-04

Who was Ruth Asawa? Facts and quotes from the Japanese-American artist Everything you need to know about Ruth Asawa, the inspiration behind today's Google Doodle...
12:56, 2019-05-01

'A simple pattern': how Trump claims victory when facts suggest otherwise The president’s misleading agreement with Mexico showcases his reality-TV tactics – but the media keeps ‘taking the bait’Another drama, another cliff...
08:16, 2019-06-12

‘I just gave them the facts’: Giuliani says Trump ‘relied’ on claims about Yovanovitch Giuliani's interview comes as Trump is facing near-certain impeachment Wednesday by the House....
15:52, 2019-12-17

10 weird Arizona facts, from the first McDonald's drive-through to a village run by burros All sorts of intriguing tidbits of information define Arizona. Everyone knows we've got sun. How many of these other Arizona facts do you know?  ...
19:20, 2019-12-12

Phil of the Future Is On Disney+ and Raviv Ullman Just Shared Some Fun Facts Bless you, Disney+. Sure, we're excited about Star Wars and Marvel and all that, but the real joy we've found so far is in reliving the Disney Channe...
01:08, 2019-11-13

13 Fascinating Facts About New Total Divas Star Ronda Rousey Ronda Rousey might be new to Total Divas, but she's no rookie when it comes to wrestling. The 32-year-old Olympic medalist and revered UFC champion ...
15:20, 2019-09-18

Failure Becomes Elektra: Even Jennifer Garner Thought the Movie Was Bad, and More Fun Facts They tried. Daredevil wasn't good, and Ben Affleck wasn't particularly good in it, but he obviously had off-the-charts chemistry with Jennifer Garner...
12:44, 2020-01-14

How pirates blocked the US from adopting the metric system — and other weird facts Thomas Jefferson wanted the US to switch to the more logical metric system of measurement in the 1790s. But because of British pirates, the official ...
19:36, 2019-12-07

Joe Biden claims he said 'facts' not 'fat' to Iowa voter: Listen to the tape yourself Joe Biden and his campaign are strongly denying that he called a retired Iowa farmer "fat" after the man challenged him about Hunter Biden....
18:40, 2019-12-06

Factbox: 10 facts on how mosquitoes pose a threat to half the world LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - A warmer climate, travel and trade are helping to spread mosquito-borne diseases as a deadly beast smaller than...
20:40, 2019-08-20

Prosecco destroys hills and 8 other weird facts we learned in 2019 From the chunkiest T. rex to the magnetism of the entire universe, here are the strangest, most amazing facts the New Scientist team learned this yea...
16:36, 2019-12-27

Why Canadian politicians spar over so-called ‘facts’ — and how to keep track of the truth Ahead of October's federal election, politicians have been disagreeing over facts on key policy issues....
18:00, 2019-08-20

Hidden Figures Way: Nasa renames street to honor black female mathematicians Headquarters street renamed for pioneering African American mathematicians Katherine Johnson, Dorothy Vaughan and Mary JacksonNasa, the US space agen...
20:28, 2019-06-12

Madame Tussauds Majorly Shades Meghan Markle, Prince Harry And Their Wax Figures Something looks a little bit different about the royal family. Prince Harry and Meghan Markle announced on Wednesday that they would be taking a step...
18:36, 2020-01-09

Banks boosted new lending to fossil fuel projects last year, figures show Activist group Market Forces says its analysis suggests a disconnect between ANZ and Westpac’s statements on climate and their investment decisionsTw...
00:20, 2019-11-06

Skeptics Washed Away As Lost Civilization Is Finally Identified By Puerto Rican Figures A collection of highly-controversial stone figures discovered in Puerto Rico are believed by some to have been created by members of the lost Ten Tri...
20:00, 2019-07-16

Arsenal line up Carlo Ancelotti talks with senior figures keen on Italian Arsenal and Everton are set to meet with Carlo Ancelotti, who was sacked by Napoli on Tuesday night, as they continue to explore options for their ne...
12:20, 2019-12-11

Alarming number of women mistreated during childbirth, new UN health agency figures show More than a third of women surveyed across four lower-income countries reported mistreatment during childbirth, a new study led by the World Health O...
02:20, 2019-10-09

Figures of Speech: With His 1st Museum Exhibition, Virgil Abloh Says 'I Was Speaking About Race the Whole Time' “QUESTION EVERYTHING” reads the black and white flag waving in front of Chicago’s Museum of Contemporary Art, coyly relabeled “City Hall” for the dur...
20:28, 2019-06-10

Rare Stone Steles With Unknown Figures Found At Neolithic Site in Switzerland A remarkable series of standing stones have been found near one of the most important Neolithic sites in Switzerland, and indeed in the entire Alpine...
21:04, 2019-08-01

Investors focus on US growth figures after ECB holds fire on new stimulus – business live Rolling coverage of the latest economic and financial news as traders assess bets on interest rate cutsSports Direct shares fall as company delays re...
11:04, 2019-07-26

Female knife possession offences rise nearly 75% in five years, police figures show Knife possession offences involving women in England have increased steeply since 2014, new police figures show....
10:28, 2019-08-08

Sprinklers not fitted at ANY London school or college which had fires this year, figures reveal Sprinklers were not fitted at any London school or college which had fires this year, new figures have revealed....
02:04, 2019-08-07

New figures show U.S.-China trade war is hurting Germany — Europe’s economic motor The heart of the matter is Germany, Europe’s largest economy and a key trade partner of both the U.S. and China....
15:56, 2019-08-12

Leading MotoGP figures moot shorter weekends amid calendar growth Several MotoGP figures believe shorter race weekends could be an option for the series to explore, as the calendar gets set to expand beyond 20 races...
11:24, 2019-12-28

New figures show U.S.-China trade war is hurting Germany – Europe’s economic motor The heart of the matter is Germany, Europe’s largest economy and a key trade partner of both the U.S. and China....
13:56, 2019-08-12

Labour denies claims senior figures interfered with anti-Semitism complaints The Labour party have denied senior figures interfered with anti-Semitism complaints after fresh claims were made by BBC Panorama....
22:04, 2019-07-10

Scores more heart attacks and strokes on high pollution days, figures show Data reveals acute impact on people’s health and the strain it puts on emergency servicesScores of children and adults are being rushed to hospital f...
01:32, 2019-10-21

Twitter to start flagging public figures' tweets it says violate policy, won't remove them Twitter announced Thursday that it would start flagging and reducing the reach of public figures' tweets that violate the social network's rules, but...
23:28, 2019-06-27

Trump invites far-right internet figures to discuss bias at ‘social media summit’ Attending Thursday’s event will be Project Veritas founder James O’Keefe, and activists Bill Mitchell and Charlie Kirk, but no social mediaThe White ...
11:32, 2019-07-11

Remittances matter: 8 facts you don’t know about the money migrants send back home This Sunday marks the second International Day of Family Remittances, observed every year on 16 June, in recognition of the fundamental contribution ...
12:12, 2019-07-22

Rosa Parks refused to give up her bus seat 64 years ago — here are 15 surprising facts about her AP On December 1, 1955, Rosa Parks refused to give up her bus seat to a white passenger in Montgomery, Alabama. Parks was seated in the correct secti...
20:52, 2019-11-22

AP FACT CHECK: Trump fudges facts on economy, 2020 voting ...
07:20, 2019-06-17

9 behind-the-scenes facts from 'Deep State' season 2 filmed in Cape Town Channel24 visited the set of 'Deep State' season 2 during filming in Cape Town. Here are 9 behind-the-scene facts....
14:20, 2019-07-06

5 unexpected facts I learned about millionaires from 23-year-old classic 'The Millionaire Next Door' Samir Hussein/Getty Images In reading "The Millionaire Next Door," which was originally published in 1996, I learned that many millionaires aren't th...
21:32, 2019-11-01

Safed Jamun: Health Benefits And Nutrition Facts About This Lesser Known Fruit Safed jamun is better known by a plethora of English names including wax apple, love apple, java apple, Semarang rose-apple and wax jambu. Here's all...
13:48, 2019-06-18

Kings coach Luke Walton says sex assault claim lacks facts LOS ANGELES — Sacramento Kings coach Luke Walton says sexual assault allegations against him are not backed up by facts and are designed to attract m...
08:32, 2019-07-09

‘The facts are undisputed’: Trump impeachment inquiry continues with fiery hearing Chairman Jerrold Nadler, D-N.Y., gaveled open the hearing saying, “’The facts before us are undisputed.”...
19:12, 2019-12-04

Sorry, We Couldn’t Find Anything Good: 7 Absolutely Dogshit Facts About Robin Williams There are tons of interesting facts about legendary actor and comedian Robin Williams, but this isn’t where you’re going to find them. We know these ...
20:36, 2019-07-15

Moon landing facts and conspiracy theories: Why do so many people think Apollo 11 was fake? Conspiracy theories surrounding the moon landings continue to circulate, despite a huge body of evidence to the contrary....
12:04, 2019-07-16

Facing facts: how memoir movies are finally showing the ugly truth From Honey Boy to Marriage Story, semi-autobiographical movies have provided artists with a way of dealing with their inner demonsShia LaBeouf doesn’...
17:48, 2019-11-05

15 Surprising Facts About Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen's New York Minute Well, 15 years went by in a new york minute. While Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen were walking the red carpet a the 2019 Met Gala on Monday night, 15 ye...
13:16, 2019-05-07

Taylor Swift Turns 30: Read the Most Fascinating Facts About the Superstar Singer It was the end of a decade, but the start of an age. Happy birthday, Taylor Swift! The superstar is celebrating her 30th birthday today, Dec. 13! In ...
12:32, 2019-12-13

Pinterest's new vaccine search will offer something rare on social media: facts Users looking for medical advice will get results from major public health groups in an effort to combat misinformationWhen Pinterest realized in 201...
23:40, 2019-08-28

Monday’s Daily Brief: global homicide figures, neo-Nazi recruitment, Kashmir, and migrants’ plight in USA This Monday, we cover: a record high number of civilian casualties in Kashmir this year; a new UN study showing that more people die due to homicide ...
20:56, 2019-07-08

Jimmy Kimmel Live! and The Walking Dead Both Got Fined 6 Figures for Fake Emergency Alerts Both Jimmy Kimmel Live! and The Walking Dead have been hit with six-figure fines by the Federal Communications Commission for misusing emergency aler...
18:20, 2019-08-16

Donald Trump's state visit cost Met Police £3.5 million, figures show Donald Trump's first state visit to the UK cost the Metropolitan Police nearly £3.5 million, official figures show....
19:12, 2019-08-01

Labour leadership race begins as senior figures back Rebecca Long-Bailey Jeremy Corbyn could remain in post to end of March as post-election infighting continuesLabour leadership contest: who are the runners and riders?The...
22:00, 2019-12-15

Leicestershire Foxes spinner Colin Ackermann breaks world record for best T20 bowling figures Leicestershire Foxes captain Colin Ackermann has set a new world record for the best bowling figures in the history of T20 cricket....
00:52, 2019-08-08

Another Honor for Our ‘Hidden Figures’: Congressional Gold Medals Given to the Black Women Behind the Space Race America’s “Hidden Figures”—the black women behind NASA’s success in the “Space Race,” continue to be celebrated 50 years after their calculations hel...
19:16, 2019-11-11

Londoners urged to stop trashing Boris bikes as figures show 200 a year are wrecked London's "Boris bikes" should be treated with greater care after 10,782 broken pedals needed replacing last year....
10:12, 2019-09-20

Another Honor for Our 'Hidden Figures': Congressional Gold Medals Given to the Black Women Behind the Space Race America’s “Hidden Figures”—the black women behind NASA’s success in the “Space Race,” continue to be celebrated 50 years after their calculations hel...
16:08, 2019-11-11

Hollywood shrugs, figures it's bound to make a good Power Rangers movie one of these days When last we checked in on the fate of everyone’s favorite teenage fighting team (who aren’t titans or turtles), things weren’t exactly going so hot:...
03:52, 2019-12-14

Matt Lauer is facing a new allegation that he exposed himself to a co-worker at NBC, who says the network paid her six-figures to keep quiet Gilbert Carrasquillo/FilmMagic Former "Today" show producer Melissa Lonner spoke with Ronan Farrow for his new book "Catch and Kill." In the book, Fa...
22:36, 2019-10-15

Major roads policing review launched amid spike in accidents and crime figures News 17 Jul, 2019 Police and transport officials announce two-year Road Safety Action Plan amid spike in drink-drive deaths,...
13:08, 2019-07-17

What Gerrit Cole's record-breaking contract means for the Yankees' luxury tax figures in 2020 The Yankees are getting close to the magical $40 million threshold and they have more moves to make...
09:04, 2019-12-11

General election polls tracker: Tory lead still in double figures as Labour lags behind The Tories have maintained a 12-point lead over Labour with Jeremy Corbyn's party still lagging behind ahead of the general election, according to a ...
18:48, 2019-11-27

Facebook Bans Far-Right Figures Including Alex Jones for Violating Hate Speech Policies (Bloomberg) — Facebook Inc. said it’s banning a number of controversial far-right figures, including Alex Jones, Milo Yiannopoulos and La...
21:48, 2019-05-02

Domino's Pizza tanks as slowing sales growth drags third-quarter figures below expectations (DPZ) AP Images / Sunday Alamba Domino's Pizza slumped as much as 7% in early Tuesday trading after the company posted lower-than-expected third-quarter re...
15:20, 2019-10-08

Madame Tussauds in London removes Prince Harry and Duchess Meghan figures: '#Megxit' Madame Tussauds in London tweeted out a photo of their revamped royal family display, which now does not include Prince Harry and Duchess Meghan. ...
22:36, 2020-01-09

Read this: Weezer’s “Buddy Holly” was almost “Ginger Rogers” and other Blue Album fun facts Twenty-five years ago today, Weezer released its debut album, a 10-song self-titled release that would come to be known as The Blue Album and would b...
20:40, 2019-05-10

Ilhan Omar demands facts of white phosphorus use on Syrian Kurds by Turkey Congresswoman calls on US Syria envoy to give full briefing of October incident in border town Ras al-AynFour US congressional Democrats have written...
15:52, 2019-12-18

Jimmy Kimmel asked people if they supported Trump’s impeachment — using facts from Watergate The late-night host's crew asked if the president should be impeached for "breaking into the DNC’s office" and whether the impeachment probe was mean...
21:24, 2019-11-20

A Haunted Set, a Star Moonlighting as a DJ and a Soundtrack That Spoiled Everything: 20 Fascinating Facts About The Sixth Sense When The Sixth Sense arrived in theaters twenty years ago, no one knew what to expect. Its writer-director, M. Night Shyamalan, only had two picture...
20:04, 2019-08-06

Twitter bans gay journalist Andy Ngo for stating objective facts that transgender activists don’t like Twitter now considers objective, verifiable facts ban-worthy hate speech. At least, the pesky facts that woke liberal activists don’t like....
22:28, 2019-11-26

Remittances matter: 8 facts you don’t know about the money migrant workers send back home This Sunday marks the second International Day of Family Remittances, observed every year on 16 June, in recognition of the fundamental contribution ...
04:52, 2019-06-16

From a Feud With Roseanne Barr to Walking Away From $110 Million for Season 10: 30 Fascinating Facts About Seinfeld "Yada, yada, yada." "These pretzels are making me thirsty." "No soup for you!" "Serenity Now!" If you're a TV fan of a......
12:32, 2019-07-05

‘Damning’ facts, proof of ‘high crimes’ to be highlighted by Mueller testimony, top Dems say House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerrold Nadler, D-N.Y., said Sunday that former special counsel Robert Mueller’s report “presents very...
01:12, 2019-07-22

50 Fascinating Facts About Tyler Perry: From Living in His Car to Owning a Studio and Hanging Out With Oprah Tyler Perry has simply become one of the most important people working in all of entertainment today. A prolific studio mogul who acts, writes, dire...
19:20, 2019-09-13

11 mind-blowing facts that show just how wealthy Jeff Bezos, the world's richest man, really is zz/Dennis Van Tine/STAR MAX/IPx Jeff Bezos is the richest person in the world. The Amazon CEO is worth an estimated $110 billion, according to the Bl...
19:36, 2019-10-23

Coachella's 2020 lineup is here. These 15 unbelievable facts show just how much it'll cost you to see it, from $430 tickets to $9,500 campsites Presley Ann/Getty The Coachella Music and Arts Festival 2020 lineup has just been announced: Rage Against the Machine, Frank Ocean, and Travis Scott ...
17:40, 2020-01-03

Hunting facts in the classic tale Moby-Dick makes for a strange voyage New book Ahab's Rolling Sea highlights our destructiveness as it teases fact from fiction in Moby-Dick, the obsessive hunt for a great white whale...
11:36, 2019-10-19

11 mind-blowing facts that show just how dire the student-loan crisis in America is Boston Globe/Getty Images Student-loan debt in the US is at an all-time high. The consequences of student-loan debt have a domino effect: Millennials...
17:52, 2019-10-11

Venezuela’s Supreme Court opens criminal action against 7 opposition figures for alleged treason and rebellion CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Venezuela’s Supreme Court opens criminal action against 7 opposition figures for alleged treason and rebellion....
20:40, 2019-05-07

Britain heading into election with slowest annual economic growth in nearly 10 years, official figures show Britain is heading into a winter election with the slowest annual economic growth for nearly a decade, according to official figures....
13:28, 2019-11-11

Boris Johnson's own official government figures shows Brexit will make British people much poorer Getty The UK Parliament is about to pass Boris Johnson's Brexit deal with the EU into law. The deal sets the United Kingdom up for a significantly mo...
16:56, 2020-01-17

Celebrity deaths 2019: From Keith Flint to Doris Day, the notable figures who lost their lives this year From musicians and actors to sports stars and journalists, 2019 has marked the loss of several notable figures around the world....
16:56, 2019-12-31

WATCH: Madame Tussauds in London splits Harry and Meghan's wax figures from the rest of royal family Madame Tussauds in London "has removed its wax figures of Prince Harry and Meghan, Duchess of Sussex, from its display of Britain’s royal family"....
19:44, 2020-01-09

Celebs, other left-leaning media figures cheer Pelosi's start of formal impeachment inquiry A chorus of media figures and celebrities reacted with praise and celebration after House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., announced her decision to i...
13:48, 2019-09-25

Officer punched Oscar Grant and lied about facts in 2009 killing, records show A recently unsealed file noted how transit officer Anthony Pirone ‘started a cascade of events that led to the shooting’ of the unarmed black manA po...
22:56, 2019-05-02

From the Dress That Birthed Google Images to the Groundbreaking Career: 50 Fascinating Facts About Jennifer Lopez It's Jenny from the Block's golden birthday! Despite the fact that Jennifer Lopez appears to be aging in reverse, the iconic quintuple-threat--serio...
00:20, 2019-07-25

Sharpiegate: Democrats Launch Probe Into Whether Team Trump Worked to Muddy Hurricane Facts Donald Trump wouldn’t let Sharpiegate go when he kept insisting that Alabama was too in grave danger from Hurricane Dorian, and now, neither will the...
05:48, 2019-09-12

A Low-Balled Author, a Star With No Salary and a "Successful Failure" at the Box Office: 25 Forrest Gump Facts It's hard to believe, but it's been 25 years since moviegoers first watched Forrest Gump sit down on that bus stop bench and utter a phrase that woul...
14:08, 2019-07-06

'Facts of Life' star Kim Fields details how she reunited with her 'sisters' for Lifetime Christmas film Kim Fields is teaming up with her former “Facts of Life” castmates for the upcoming Lifetime holiday film “You Light Up My Christmas.”...
11:12, 2019-10-25

People with strong partisan views get more facts wrong on a current events test: survey The report also found Canadians of different political views shared media sources to a larger extent than in the United States....
06:08, 2019-08-08

A new Trump administration rule will deprive nearly 1 million school kids of automatic free lunches, official figures say Tim Boyle/Getty Images According to Department of Agriculture figures released Tuesday, 982,000 children will no longer automatically qualify for a f...
13:08, 2019-10-17

One year after Canada legalized weed, figures suggest a large number of Canadians still buy their cannabis on the black market 613rd420th/Shutterstock Canada legalized cannabis in October 2018, becoming the first G7 country to do so. Figures show that a large number of Canadi...
18:16, 2019-10-17

Boris Johnson's own official government figures shows his Brexit deal will make British people much poorer Getty Boris Johnson has agreed a deal with the European Union. The deal sets the United Kingdom up for a significantly more distant relationship with...
14:28, 2019-10-17

Brexit and UK politics LIVE: Political figures arrive in Downing Street ahead of first Cabinet meeting of new Government Political figures have started to arrive ahead of the first Cabinet meeting of the new Government....
12:40, 2019-12-17

D-Day quotes: famous lines from Winston Churchill, Dwight D Eisenhower, and other figures as the world commemorates 75th anniversary of D-Day Today marks 75 years since the D-Day landings, the invasion of Europe that turned the tide of World War II....
11:12, 2019-06-06

Facebook bans extremist figures including right-wing Alex Jones for violating hate and violence policy Facebook has banned several extremist figures from its platforms for violating its policy on hate and violence....
00:56, 2019-05-03

‘Facts of Life’ star Lisa Whelchel explains why she didn’t release more music after her ’80s solo album Lisa Whelchel is many things — actress, hands-on parent, and even former Mouseketeer. But one thing "The Facts of Life” star wouldn’t call herself is...
11:28, 2020-01-11

'Facts of Life': Lisa Whelchel, Kim Fields, Mindy Cohn, Nancy McKeon reuniting for TV movie News for "when the world never seems to be livin' up to your dreams": The "Facts of Life" cast is coming together for a holiday movie on Lifetime. &#...
16:20, 2019-10-22

Daily on Healthcare, presented by the Alzheimer’s Association: The facts about Biden's sweeping, incautious promise to end cancer Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what'...
17:36, 2019-06-17

Jeff Bezos just lost $7 billion overnight. Here are 11 mind-blowing facts that show just how wealthy the Amazon CEO really is. zz/Dennis Van Tine/STAR MAX/IPx Jeff Bezos is the richest person in the world. The Amazon CEO is worth an estimated $110 billion, according to the Bl...
19:48, 2019-10-25

Casting Secrets, a Failed Cameo and the Anti-Love Story: 10 Fascinating Facts About (500) Days of Summer "This is not a love story." It's been 10 years since the narrator of Marc Webb's indie romantic comedy (500) Days of Summer warned us that things we...
19:08, 2019-07-17

Reality check: Trump distorts facts on Iran payout, Islamic State’s continuing threat A look at some of the president’s claims in his remarks on Iran’s missile strike on two Iraqi bases housing U.S. troops....
20:32, 2020-01-08

Trump is trying to fend off impeachment by saying he's built the 'greatest economy' in US history. But the facts paint a very different picture, top economists say. Associated Press/Evan Vucci As Trump defends himself against the impeachment proceedings in the House, he's fallen back on a familiar line of attack ...
15:12, 2019-10-11

I struggled to make money working for myself until a 12-year-old book helped me overcome my mental blocks and start earning 6 figures Hero Images/Getty Images In my second full year of freelancing, I made less than $40,000 while working 12-hour days. I knew something had to change....
22:32, 2019-09-27

Leading figures join Alexander Lebedev to celebrate the launch of his book Hunt The Banker: The Confessions Of A Russian Ex-Oligarch Leading journalists and society figures gathered in Northcliffe House last night for the book launch of Hunt The Banker: The Confessions Of A Russian...
16:24, 2019-09-13

16 winning facts about this year's Miss South Africa finalists - Who has more than 70 pageant titles and who owns a pizza restaurant? The Miss South Africa 2019 top 16 finalist have been announced, and for the first time, you will have a say in who takes the crown....
09:04, 2019-07-18

Amazon is opening a new office in New York City. Here are 11 mind-blowing facts that show just how wealthy CEO Jeff Bezos really is. MANDEL NGAN/AFP via Getty Images Amazon is opening a new office in New York City, the company announced on Friday. The news comes less than a year af...
16:48, 2019-12-09

20 Haunting Facts About The Blair Witch Project: Hungry Actors, Nauseous Audiences and the Scariest Sticks and Stones Ever In 1997, two directors and three unknown actors disappeared into the woods, toting handheld cameras and a concept. Two years later, their footage sc...
12:16, 2019-07-14

PRESENTING: How entrepreneurs use apps like Poshmark to turn side hustles selling clothes into full-time gigs earning 6 figures or more Courtesy Shannon Welch Resale is a growing market, especially among Gen Z and millennials. Recycling and reselling clothes allows shoppers to wear ne...
16:56, 2020-01-18

General election: John Le Carré and Joanna Lumley among 24 public figures refusing to vote Labour over anti-Semitism in party Author John Le Carré and actress Joanna Lumley are among 24 public figures who last night declared their refusal to vote for Labour because of its as...
00:44, 2019-11-15

House-building in London: number of council homes started at highest level since the Eighties but some borough starts in single figures New data from the Mayor's office reveals huge gulf in how many new affordable homes were started by London's 32 councils — with just seven new homes ...
17:04, 2019-06-05

Major Step Backwards For Science: A Group Of Leading Biologists At Stanford Has Lost Their Big Notebook Full Of Elephant Facts Lovers of the natural world are going to be majorly disappointed today, because there’s been some seriously bad news from the forefront of zoological...
18:08, 2019-11-04

Constant Crying, a Coffee Addiction and a Paris Hilton Love Triangle: 33 Surprising Facts About Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen It's June 13 and most millennial women know what that means: It's the Olsen twins' birthday. Any true fan of the super-famous and super-private sist...
12:40, 2019-06-13

Jeff Bezos is facing backlash for Amazon's donation of only $690,000 to Australian wildfire recovery. Here are 11 mind-blowing facts that show just how wealthy the CEO really is. Jeff Bezos is facing backlash after announcing that Amazon would be donating only $690,000 to Australian wildfire recovery, despite his $117 billion ...
20:08, 2020-01-13

'Bombshell': How much do Charlize Theron, Nicole Kidman resemble their Fox News figures? Charlize Theron and Nicole Kidman take on Fox News personalities in "Bombshell." See how closely the actors resemble their real-life counterparts: &...
06:20, 2019-08-22

UN announces roadmap to Climate Summit in 2019, a ‘critical year’ for climate action 2019 is a critical year, the “last chance” for the international community to take effective action on climate change, General Assembly President Mar...
10:43, 2019-04-09

Climate change: British Airways reviews 'fuel-tankering' over climate concerns A British Airways insider has revealed airlines deliberately fill planes with extra fuel to cut costs....
12:48, 2019-11-11

Moody’s Buys Climate Data Firm, Signaling New Scrutiny of Climate Risks The bond-rating agency's purchase of Four Twenty Seven suggests that governments and companies that ignore climate threats could be penalized....
00:44, 2019-07-25

Newspaper tells staff to use ‘climate emergency' and 'climate denier' in news stories The Guardian has directed its staff to use “climate emergency” or “climate crisis” instead of “climate change” in news stories....
17:13, 2019-05-17

U.N. climate chief says exploring options for hosting climate talks after Chile withdraws The United Nation's climate chief said the secretariat is exploring a range of options for hosting this year's round of climate talks in December aft...
17:16, 2019-10-30

We must mobilise for the climate emergency like we do in wartime. Where is the climate minister? | Ian Dunlop and David Spratt Unfortunately, much scientific knowledge produced for climate policymaking is conservative and reticentThe second Morrison ministry contains no one w...
04:08, 2019-06-03

Calgary climate activists board buses for Edmonton climate change rally Dozens of climate change activists boarded two buses at Calgary's North Hill Centre on Friday for a three hour ride to join Swedish activist Greta Th...
20:00, 2019-10-18

Climate change: Scientists test radical ways to fix Earth's climate Researchers plans for new centre to explore refreezing the poles, sucking out CO2 and ocean greening....
07:40, 2019-05-10

'Historic moment' for indigenous people at climate talks, new climate leader says Climate leader Pasang Dolma Sherpa has just been elected to head the Local Communities and Indigenous Peoples Platform in climate talks. She says ind...
10:40, 2019-06-25

Teen climate activist urges leaders to admit climate crisis BERLIN — Teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg called on world leaders Tuesday to acknowledge the seriousness of global warming and that not enough...
23:20, 2019-05-28

Teen climate activist to urge climate action on Capitol Hill Swedish teenage climate change activist Greta Thunberg will join other youth leaders to urge U.S. lawmakers to support “transformative climate action...
14:20, 2019-09-17

We won't have a climate denier president forever. The US can lead on climate again | Elizabeth Warren The next president must rejoin the Paris Agreement and show the world that the United States is ready to lead on the international stage againPreside...
08:48, 2019-11-05

What is a climate emergency? Liberals, NDP table duelling motions on climate change Canadian politicians are expected to debate Thursday whether or not to declare a national climate emergency....
13:08, 2019-05-16

Climate cartoons: an illustrated guide to a major new climate crisis poll The Guardian’s comic artist Susie Cagle draws some conclusions from a major CBS News poll released today as part of Covering Climate NowRead the full...
18:20, 2019-09-15

Teen climate activist Thunberg leads climate rally in Vancouver Teen climate activist Greta Thunberg will address a rally in Vancouver, British Columbia, on Friday in the latest leg of her global campaign to spark...
18:28, 2019-10-25

‘Climate change is a serious issue’: What young people are looking for in federal climate policies Three politically active students from the University of Victoria (UVic) shared their thoughts on climate change policies....
19:16, 2019-10-04

Bernard Arnault made $5.1 billion in the past 3 days. These 5 mind-blowing facts show just how quickly the French billionaire's fortune is growing. ERIC PIERMONT/AFP/Getty Images LVMH CEO Bernard Arnault is currently the third-rich person alive, according to Bloomberg. Only Jeff Bezos and Bill Ga...
23:40, 2019-10-11

Fox & Friends Go From Mocking Climate Strike to Covering Effects of Climate Change Without Hint of Irony Sorry to all you people attending the global climate strike today, but you are protesting over absolutely nothing—especially not the massive rains an...
16:44, 2019-09-20

Billie Eilish and Woody Harrelson teamed up to speak out on climate change: 'We are in a climate emergency' Billie Eilish/YouTube Woody Harrelson and Billie Eilish teamed up to speak out against climate change in a new video. The actor and the "Bad Guy" s...
23:16, 2019-09-29

Guelph city council votes to ‘acknowledge a climate crisis,’ not declare climate emergency City council narrowly voted in favour of a motion to alter the wording by changing "declare" to "acknowledge" and "emergency" to "crisis."...
20:44, 2019-05-28

Global climate strike LIVE: Millions of people set to take to streets around world for climate demonstrations Millions of people are set to take to the streets in around 150 countries today in what could be the largest climate protest in history....
08:16, 2019-09-20

Amazon signs Climate Pledge to advance Paris Climate Accords goals by 10 years Amazon gave an update on its global sustainability efforts, a day before roughly 1,000 of its workers are expected to walk out to spotlight climate c...
16:44, 2019-09-19

ITV election debate figures: Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn head-to-head watched by more than six million More than six million people watched the first live leaders' debate between Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn on ITV....
16:24, 2019-11-20

Pension age 'should rise to 70', new government figures claim It may be time to rethink old age, say experts who claim 70 could be seen as the "new 65"....
10:28, 2019-11-20

Pension age 'could rise to 70', new government figures suggest It may be time to rethink old age, say experts who claim 70 could be seen as the "new 65"....
14:04, 2019-11-20

Hidden No More: NASA Honors Its 'Hidden Figures' With a Street Renaming Mathematicians Katherine Johnson, Dorothy Vaughan and Mary Jackson were memorably immortalized onscreen by Taraji P. Henson, Octavia Spencer and Jane...
16:52, 2019-06-14

Climate strike: global climate change protest kicks off in Australia and Pacific – live updates On Friday 20 September, millions of people led by Greta Thunberg and students from Sydney to Delhi, Melbourne to London and New York, will march for ...
01:40, 2019-09-20

Cities key to tackling climate crisis – global climate group The world needs to drastically cut its carbon emissions by 2050 to head off the worst effects of climate change. A new report highlights how cities c...
07:00, 2019-09-19

Guardian tells staff to use ‘climate crisis’ instead of ‘climate change’ Britain’s Guardian newspaper is officially changing its language concerning climate change, opting to call it instead “climate emergency, crisi...
18:24, 2019-05-20

EU unveils plan for 'climate cash to avoid climate crash' The European Commission on Tuesday unveiled a plan to fund the EU's shift to zero CO2 emissions in 2050 while protecting areas of the bloc most depen...
15:40, 2020-01-14

A 'Climate Spring': UK protests embolden global climate movement A civil disobedience campaign that prompted the British parliament to declare a climate emergency has galvanized environmental activists around the g...
17:56, 2019-05-03

Climate strike as it happened: Jeremy Corbyn blasts Donald Trump at massive London climate rally Jeremy Corbyn condemned President Donald Trump's actions on climate change as he addressed a massive rally in Westminster....
00:16, 2019-09-21

Britain's Guardian newspaper tells staff to avoid saying 'climate change,' use 'climate emergency, crisis or breakdown' instead Britain's Guardian newspaper is officially changing its language concerning climate change, opting to call it instead “climate emergency, crisis or b...
18:56, 2019-05-17

Global climate strike: tens of thousands join climate change protest across Australia – live updates On Friday 20 September millions of people led by Greta Thunberg and students from Sydney to Delhi and Melbourne to London and New York will march for...
06:24, 2019-09-20

Global climate strike: Greta Thunberg and school students lead climate crisis protest – as it happened Millions of people from Sydney to Manila, Dhaka to London and New York are marching for urgent action on climate breakdownWhy the Guardian is changin...
03:16, 2019-09-21

Bromley 'a new world powerhouse' as figures show London boroughs have bigger GDPs than entire nations The leafy borough of Bromley, known for its parks and quiet residential streets, is not normally thought of as one of the world's economic powerhouse...
16:16, 2019-12-20

Daily on Energy: Trump loses grasp on history and the facts in talking energy SIGN UP! If you’d like to continue receiving Washington Examiner's Daily on Energy newsletter, SUBSCRIBE HERE: http://newsletters.washingtonexaminer....
18:04, 2019-05-15

Flaxseed Milk: Nutrition Facts About Non-Dairy Flax Milk And How To Make It At Home Flaxseed milk or flax milk is a low-calorie low-fat alternative for dairy milks and it may be suited for people who are looking to ditch dairy produc...
11:56, 2019-05-30

Ukip failed to disclose all the facts in ex-leader 'blackmail' case Ukip withheld key information from the High Court when it accused ex-leader Richard Braine of trying to blackmail colleagues, a senior judge has rule...
11:24, 2019-12-23

'Facts of Life' star Geri Jewell on where Geri Tyler would be in event of a reboot There have been rumblings of a possible "Facts of Life" reboot in the works, but could it one day happen?...
01:52, 2019-10-16

Calories In Avocado: Amazing Avocado Nutrition Facts And Benefits You Must Know (With Recipes) Calories In Avocado: When it comes to dips, salads and desserts, one food that is being widely talked-about and used in various restaurants and cafes...
14:32, 2019-05-23

Weight Loss: 5 Healthy Diet Facts That Anyone Wanting To Lose Weight Must Know Weight Loss: Anyone wanting to lose weight in a healthy way must know about these diet-related facts!...
11:16, 2019-06-04

Global climate strike: Thousands join Australian rallies as protesters around world demand action on climate change Incredible images show tens of thousands of protesters gathering in Australia as what could be the largest climate protest in history gets under way ...
09:00, 2019-09-20

Global climate strike: Greta Thunberg and school students lead climate crisis protest – live updates Millions of people from Sydney to Delhi to London and New York will march for urgent action on climate breakdownWhy the Guardian is changing the lang...
08:36, 2019-09-20

‘Best way to fight climate change is to go to school,’ Quebec education minister tells students taking part in climate march Quebec Education Minister Jean-François Roberge is insisting that the best way for students to fight the climate crisis is to simply stay in school....
19:28, 2019-09-18

Teen climate activist Greta Thunberg condemns inaction against the climate crisis in Los Angeles as wildfires rage across California Lauren Frias/Business Insider Climate activist Greta Thunberg spoke to crowd outside Los Angeles City Hall on Friday, calling out the role of the cli...
07:08, 2019-11-02

Global climate strike: Greta Thunberg and school students lead climate change protest – live updates On Friday 20 September millions of people from Sydney to Delhi and Melbourne to London and New York will march for urgent action on climate change. F...
07:12, 2019-09-20

Climate solutions: Technologies to slow climate change Burning fossil fuels to meet rising energy demand has pushed carbon dioxide emissions to a record high. Can innovation save us from global warming?...
10:56, 2019-12-31

COMMENTARY: Is climate change changing the political climate? Look at the climate change plans of the Greens and the NDP, because they show what could be on the negotiating table in a minority government, Nathal...
13:08, 2019-09-27

Google offers cheap cellular service? Here are the facts about Google Fi Go ahead, name some big companies offering cellular service. AT&T, Verizon, T-Mobile, and Sprint probably came to mind. Now, you can add Google to th...
13:16, 2019-04-14