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Advisory Board Members Axed by Trump's EPA Are Preparing Their Own Pollution Report

Twenty experts who formerly served on the Environmental Protection Agency’s Clean Air Scientific Advisory Committee (CASC)—and who were canned as part of the Donald Trump administration’s plan to stock its panels with industry shi...

Advisory Board Members Axed by Trump's EPA Are Preparing Their Own Pollution Report

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More South Korean coal power plant curbs needed to tackle pollution: advisory group South Korea should close up to a quarter of its coal-fired power plants between December and February and nearly half in March in a bid to tackle pollution, an advisory body headed by former U.N. Secretary General Ban Ki-moon said on Monday....
12:34, 2019-09-30

Advisory board: Don’t name officers involved in shootings WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A public advisory board in Wichita, Kansas, is now recommending that officers involved in shootings should not be named, citing worries about possible death threats to the families of the officers. The Wichita Eagle reports that the Citizen Review Board has chang...
15:00, 2019-05-29

The BMW Z4 Could Get Axed After This Generation: Report Philosophically, BMW’s Z lineup began with the Z1 in the late ‘80s and grew to the volume-seller Z3 in the ‘90s. The cars are BMW’s take on the idea of a sporty roadster, but the line could end after this current generation Z4, a new report claims....
21:00, 2019-07-31

Australia's Afterpay names ex-Treasury Secretary Summers to U.S. advisory board Australia's Afterpay Touch Group said on Wednesday that former U.S. Treasury Secretary Lawrence Summers will join its advisory board there, as it seeks to expand its buy-now-pay-later platform in the fast-growing U.S. market....
13:00, 2019-10-09

Assam Pollution Control Board Imposes Over Rs 2 Crore Fine On ONGC The Pollution Control Board in Assam has slapped a fine of Rs 2.05 crore on PSU firm Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC) for allegedly violating an order by the Supreme Court and causing pollution......
17:17, 2019-09-17

Two Uber Board Members Step Down Two Uber directors—including entrepreneur Arianna Huffington, who had been vocal about changing the ride-hailing firm’s culture—are resigning from its board....
10:00, 2019-07-25

IndiGo To Expand Board To 10 Members The Ministry of Corporate Affairs has sought "information or explanation" from the airline. Market regulator Sebi is also looking in the alleged governance lapses....
15:34, 2019-07-22

These are the highest-paid corporate board members in the U.S. At a number of major American companies, compensation for board of director members has come under fire from shareholders in recent years.       ...
17:17, 2019-08-07

E.P.A. Dismisses Members of Major Scientific Review Board A spokesman for the agency’s administrator said he would consider replacing the academic scientists with representatives from industries the agency is supposed to regulate....
15:51, 2019-05-21

Volkswagen board members to discuss indictment of CEO: spokesman Volkswagen's supervisory board said on Tuesday its executive committee would convene immediately to discuss the indictment of CEO Herbert Diess in relation to the carmaker's diesel emissions scandal....
12:51, 2019-09-24

NRA board members defend LaPierre’s push for Texas mansion LaPierre told associates he needed a more secure place to live because he was worried about being targeted after the massacre at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla....
11:51, 2019-08-08

These were the passengers and crew members on board the California dive boat Thirty-nine avid divers, families and crew members on board the Conception were resting after a day of diving and gourmet meals when flames engulfed the vessel in the predawn hours of Labor Day....
23:17, 2019-09-04

Bloc of WeWork board members planning to try to remove Neumann as CEO - WSJ Some WeWork board members, including officials tied to SoftBank Group Corp, are planning to try to push Adam Neumann to step down as chief executive, The Wall Street Journal reported on Sunday, citing people familiar with the matter....
21:51, 2019-09-22

Some WeWork Board Members Seek to Remove Adam Neumann as CEO A bloc of WeWork directors is planning to push Adam Neumann to step down as chief executive after a tumultuous week in which the startup delayed its IPO....
02:51, 2019-09-23

Puerto Rico board asks court for more time on members' appointments Puerto Rico's federally created financial oversight board asked a federal appeals court on Tuesday to extend a July 15 deadline for its members to be confirmed by the U.S. Senate, citing concerns that missing it could harm an ongoing restructuring of the bankrupt U.S. commonwealth's debt....
00:00, 2019-06-19

Some WeWork Board Members Plan to Push Out CEO Adam Neumann After IPO Delay (Bloomberg) — Some WeWork directors are planning to push Adam Neumann to step down as chief executive after the startup delayed its much-anticipated initial public offering, according to a person familiar with the matter. Officials tied to SoftBank Group Corp., the company’s largest inve...
04:34, 2019-09-23

PMC Bank Board Members, HDIL Promoters Charged With Money-Laundering The former board members of Punjab Maharashtra Co-operative (PMC) Bank and the promoters of crisis-hit real estate firm HDIL have been charged with money-laundering by the Enforcement Directorate in......
09:34, 2019-10-04

WeWork board members are talking about ousting CEO Adam Neumann amid IPO turmoil Jackal Pan/Getty Images; Jacqueline Larma/AP Images; Samantha Lee/Business Insider Some board members at coworking startup WeWork aim to push out CEO Adam Neumann, according to a report from the Wall Street Journal. The board could meet this week and might discuss Neumann becoming WeWork's nonexecu...
05:00, 2019-09-23

3 founding board members of Women's March leaving after allegations of anti-Semitism Founders of the Women's March are leaving the organization's board after facing allegations of anti-Semitism, which they deny, that threatened to overshadow the work of grassroots activists....
12:51, 2019-09-17

Forever 21 is preparing for potential bankruptcy filing, report says Will Forever 21 close store locations? If the teen retailer files for bankruptcy it is possible it will close unprofitable stores.       ...
11:34, 2019-08-29

U.S. preparing to block California vehicle emissions rules, report says The move comes as President Donald Trump has expressed anger with four automakers, including Ford Moto Co., that have reached a voluntary agreement with California on fuel efficiency regulations, Reuters reports....
21:34, 2019-09-05

U.S. Beaches Are So Full of Sewage Pollution, They're Often Unsafe for Swimming, New Report Finds I don’t go to the beach for the sand or the sun. I go for the waves. There’s nothing like splashing in the water after lugging your cooler, chair, and beach umbrella to your designated spot. Unfortunately, I may need to think twice about going for a swim at the beach. And so should you. Read more......
19:17, 2019-07-23

Plastic alternatives could make marine pollution even worse, report finds Compostable alternatives to plastic could worsen marine pollution and have other serious environmental impacts, a report from a committee of UK MPs has warned....
04:00, 2019-09-14

Team Trump Threatens to Yank Billions in Fed Cash From California for Not Cutting Air Pollution—but Won’t Let the State Cut Air Pollution Does Donald Trump want California to battle air pollution, or not? That’s a question lawmakers there likely have on their minds with the Trump administration’s latest salvo against the politically liberal state....
14:00, 2019-09-25

Goa Chief Minister May Drop Some Coalition Members From Cabinet: Report The 10 Congress lawmakers move of merging with the ruling BJP in Goa Wednesday triggered speculations that Chief Minister Pramod Sawant may drop some coalition members from his cabinet....
03:17, 2019-07-11

G20 Members At Odds Over Climate Change For Summit Meeting: Report G20 negotiators are wrangling over the wording of a summit communique on combatting climate change, with the United States pushing to downgrade the language against European opposition, according to......
02:34, 2019-06-28

BJP Expels 40 Members For "Anti-Party Activities" In Uttarakhand: Report The BJP today expelled 40 members from its Uttarakhand unit for "anti-party activities", news agency ANI reported. Some of the members who were expelled include Rajnish Sharma, Meera Raturi, Mohan......
17:51, 2019-09-29

WeWork board is turning against CEO Adam Neumann: report The tide is turning against WeWork’s charismatic and controversial chief. A contingent of board members and big investors including SoftBank are angling to remove CEO Adam Neumann from the helm of We Company, the parent of the struggling office-sharing startup, according to the Wall Street Journal. ...
00:17, 2019-09-24

Report Staffers Protesting Against "Privatisation": Railway Board The Railway Board has asked its zones to report staff members who participate in a three-day protest called next week by a workers' union against "privatisation" of the national transporter....
00:17, 2019-07-14

BMW CEO's future in doubt as board tensions emerge, report says Some BMW supervisory board members are raising questions over whether Harald Krueger is the right choice to lead the company and will discuss the CEO’s second-term prospects in the coming weeks, people familiar with the matter told Bloomberg....
10:17, 2019-05-22

Nissan board to question CEO on house purchase, report says Nissan CEO Hiroto Saikawa will be asked whether date restrictions on selling compensation-linked stock were altered in 2013, earning him a higher profit and facilitating payments for a house he bought in Tokyo, Bloomberg reported. ...
22:17, 2019-06-21

Nissan board has no plans to ask CEO Saikawa to resign, report says Nissan's board is expected to discuss potential disciplinary action against CEO Hiroto Saikawa on Monday after he admitted to being overpaid in violation of internal procedures....
12:17, 2019-09-06

Report: Former members of Trump National Doral may be waiting a lifetime for refunds According to a Miami Herald report, golfers who have given up their memberships at Trump National Doral may wait the rest of their lives for refunds.        ...
07:17, 2019-08-25

Report: Kurdish militants kill 3 elite Iran Guard members Iran’s semi-official Mehr news agency is reporting that Kurdish militants have killed three members of the elite Revolutionary Guard in the country’s northwest...
22:17, 2019-07-09

RBI Board May Discuss Dividend Payment To Government On Monday: Report The RBI follows July-June financial year and the dividend is usually distributed in August after annual accounts are finalised. For FY20, the government has pegged a Rs 9,000 crore dividend from the......
05:51, 2019-08-26

Samsung heir Lee won't seek board term extension: report Samsung Group heir Jay Y. Lee will not seek an extension to his term as director of the board of Samsung Electronics, the Korea Economic Daily newspaper reported on Friday....
16:51, 2019-10-04

FCA-Renault bid clears French hurdles as board meets, report says The compromise on French government influence over a combined FCA-Renault may clear the way for Renault's board to approve a framework agreement beginning the long process of a full merger, unless new issues surface at the meeting....
16:00, 2019-06-04

Nissan Management Withholds Full Ghosn Report From Board Nissan Motor’s management has yet to give its board the complete 170-page report detailing alleged wrongdoing by former Chairman Carlos Ghosn, drawing complaints from some directors....
00:34, 2019-09-12

BMW board to decide on future of CEO Krueger at July meeting, report says A German newspaper reported that if BMW CEO Harald Krueger doesn't get a contract extension, there are two internal frontrunners for the top job, but there has been no formal decision....
20:00, 2019-06-27

Iran Says 7 Indian Crew Members From Seized British Ship Released: Report Iran has claimed that it released seven Indian crew members aboard the 'Stena Impero', the British-flagged oil tanker, seized by the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) in July, the country's......
06:00, 2019-09-05

Kenyan city council members refuse to continue session after someone 'polluted the air': report A city council meeting in a western province of Kenya was abruptly stopped Wednesday when officials refused to continue after accusing one another of passing gas, reports say. ...
20:17, 2019-08-09

3 members of NJ family headed to Niagara Falls killed by suspected drunk driver, report says Three members of a New Jersey family driving in upstate New York to visit the Niagara Falls for Memorial Day weekend died after their SUV was hit by an alleged drunk driver, reports said....
12:34, 2019-05-27

Trump 'not on board' with Jeff Sessions running for Alabama Senate seat: report President Donald Trump is reportedly opposed to former Attorney General Jeff Sessions trying to reclaim his old Alabama Senate seat, according to comments made by Sen. Richard Shelby, R-Ala. to "The Hill" on Thursday. ...
03:17, 2019-07-12

Apple Finds Issue With Logic Board in Some 2018 MacBook Air Units: Report Apple has identified a logic board issue in a "very small number" of 2018 MacBook Air units and is offering a free replacement of the component to the owners of the affected computers....
12:51, 2019-07-01

Explosive MTA overtime report leads to epic shouting match at board meeting Labor leaders and a close ally of Gov. Andrew Cuomo dueled over the Metropolitan Transportation Authority’s bombshell examination of its soaring overtime cost Friday, trading barbs over the causes of the agency’s runaway labor costs. The furious exchanges between the president of the MTA...
00:00, 2019-08-17

California gang members laugh in court while receiving life sentences for attempted murder of cop: report Two California gang members, convicted of attempted murder in the 2015 shooting of a police officer, smiled and laughed as a judge handed them life sentences on Monday, according to a report.  ...
11:34, 2019-08-21

More than 30 members of clergy, religious activists sign letter declaring their churches immigrant 'sanctuaries': report A group of more than 30 clergy and religious activists in Birmingham have signed a letter promising sanctuary to immigrants facing mass deportations in Alabama, according to a Tuesday report....
02:51, 2019-08-14

Legal expert Dagmar Valcarcel to join Deutsche Bank's supervisory board: report Dagmar Valcarcel, a legal expert, will join Deutsche Bank's supervisory board, German newspaper Handelsblatt said on Wednesday without naming its sources....
22:17, 2019-07-10

A chilling report suggests the pilot on MH370 may have cut off oxygen inside the cabin, 'gently' killing the more than 200 passengers on board before crashing Ng Han Guan/AP Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 vanished on March 8, 2014, eventually crashing and killing all 239 on board. William Langewiesche in The Atlantic's July cover story unearthed new findings that lend credence to the theory that Zaharie Ahmad Shah, the captain on Flight MH370, purposeful...
01:34, 2019-06-18

Iran to free 7 crew members of seized British tanker under 'humane policy,' 16 members to stay aboard vessel Iran will free seven of the 23 crew members of a British-flagged oil tanker seized in the Strait of Hormuz in July for violating Iranian laws, a foreign ministry official announced Wednesday....
20:51, 2019-09-04

StarCraft FPS reportedly axed by Blizzard A planned StarCraft first-person shooter, codenamed Ares, has been reportedly been cancelled by developer Blizzard, according to people inside the company who spoke to Kotaku. A prototype of the game, based on the Overwatch engine, originally had the......
01:51, 2019-06-08

Essen 2018: The best board games from the biggest board game con Welcome to Ars Cardboard, our weekend look at tabletop games! Check out our complete board gaming coverage at cardboard.arstechnica.com. This past weekend, tens of thousands of tabletop gaming fanatics made a pilgrimage to the German city of Essen for the annual Internationale Spieltage fair—...
16:34, 2019-05-21

Suzuki Celerio and Baleno axed from UK sale Suzuki UK drops value-focused city car and supermini due to “refocusing” on best-selling models Suzuki has confirmed it has discontinued its two cheapest models -  the Celerio city car and Baleno supermini - in the UK in a revamp of its product line-up.  The Skoda Citigo and Honda Jazz rivals are s...
19:00, 2019-08-27

Ford Edge axed from UK sale just months after facelift Ford confirms dealers have stopped taking orders for large SUV, with no replacement planned for Britain Ford has stopped taking orders for the Edge in the UK after less than 1700 examples were registered last year. The Skoda Kodiaq rival will be available to buy from dealer stock until the end of t...
12:00, 2019-06-04

Permanent bi-weekly garbage pickup in Saskatoon axed — for now A Saskatoon city committee has rejected a proposal to move to permanent bi-weekly garbage collection until it has an idea what a city-wide organics collection program will look like....
16:51, 2019-09-24

Theresa May looks teary as she prepares to be axed as Prime Minister TOMORROW THERESA May looked teary as she headed back to Downing Street as pressure intensifies on her to resign as Prime Minister – with her potentially being binned as early as Friday....
19:34, 2019-05-23

Morrissey posters axed from train stations over star's far-right support Posters promoting Morrissey's new album have been removed from train stations by Merseyrail after a customer complained it was publicising someone with "pseudo-racist" views....
02:17, 2019-05-25

Future of far-right 8chan in doubt as key protections axed after El Paso attack Security provider Cloudflare initially defended its client before reversing courseEl Paso gunman posted white nationalist manifesto to 8chan before shooting8chan, the extremist message board used by three alleged killers in the past six months to distribute racist and white nationalist manifestos pr...
10:00, 2019-08-05

Sony Gives Literary Film Division, Axed by Disney, a Second Life Elizabeth Gabler, the executive behind hit movies like “The Devil Wears Prada,” will run a venture financed by Sony Pictures and HarperCollins Publishers....
00:51, 2019-07-16

Thursday evening Isle of Man TT practice axed due to poor weather After poor weather forced Thursday's afternoon Isle of Man TT practices to be cancelled, the evening sessions have also now been scrapped as conditions failed to improve....
21:00, 2019-05-30

Eddie Jones admits to fears over World Cup indiscipline after Ben Te’o axed • Centre out of 31-man squad after altercation with Mike Brown• Uncapped Ruaridh McConnochie named in tournament squadEddie Jones has admitted he is powerless to stop England’s problem with off-field indiscipline after omitting Ben Te’o from his World Cup squad following his altercation with Mike Br...
01:51, 2019-08-13

Tea with the Trumps – a red leicester nightmare | Stewart Lee The royal family has been forced to dine on the wrong side of history’s tableLast Monday I attended the worst family dinner I have ever experienced. It honoured a visiting American with whom we were barely acquainted, but were somehow obliged to entertain.A few years previously our guest had suggest...
21:17, 2019-06-09

Vital global climate monitoring scheme axed on remote UK island For 40 years US and UK teams have been monitoring concentrations of carbon dioxide and methane on Ascension Island, but that operation is under threat...
23:51, 2019-06-06

Leaked UK memo says Trump axed Iran deal to spite Obama A U.K. newspaper has published a leaked memo in which the British ambassador claimed President Donald Trump pulled out of the Iran nuclear deal to spite predecessor Barack Obama...
19:34, 2019-07-14

Renault-Nissan joint functions axed as alliance unravels, paper says Joint Renault-Nissan business areas such as light commercial vehicles, sales and marketing, and communications are dismissing staff, the Financial Times reported....
19:00, 2019-06-19

Camilla winks at the camera as the Trumps come for tea – video The Duchess of Cornwall winks after posing for photographs with Prince Charles and Donald and Melania Trump, who were welcomed by the royals at Clarence House in London on the first day of the US president's three-day state visit to the UKTrump and May hold joint press conference after talks – live ...
22:34, 2019-06-04

Ashton Kutcher reveals why he got axed from Cameron Crowe's Elizabethtown while eating hot wings We weren’t all that impressed with Cameron Crowe’s 2005 film Elizabethtown when it premiered, but it nevertheless became part of A.V. Club lore when it became the first entry in Nathan Rabin’s long-running My Year Of Flops series. Even then, though, its relentless whimsy qualified more as a “fiasco”...
08:00, 2019-09-27

Black-clad protesters in Hong Kong press for extradition bill to be axed Thousands dressed in black marched in Hong Kong on Friday to press for the full withdrawal of a controversial extradition bill that has triggered violent protests and plunged the financial hub into political crisis....
08:34, 2019-06-21

Trumps says he’d prefer ralliers don’t chant ‘Send her back’ CINCINNATI (AP) — President Donald Trump said he would “prefer” that his supporters a rally Thursday night don’t engage in a “Send her back!” chant about a Somali-born congresswoman, after he faced widespread criticism for not doing more to stop the attack on Rep. Ilhan...
06:34, 2019-08-02

Brazil’s President May Appoint Son, Friend to the Trumps, as Ambassador to U.S. President Jair Bolsonaro said his son Eduardo’s friendship with President Trump’s sons would make him an effective envoy. The idea immediately provoked criticism....
01:17, 2019-07-13

The Trumps are coming! Expect it to go as well as a US sitcom episode set in London In a plot twist no one saw coming, Trump is bringing his four adult children on his forthcoming state visit. It will be like Arrested Development Goes To The UKThe one immutable law about TV sitcoms is the show should never leave its usual setting. Sex And The City’s worst episodes were when Carrie ...
13:00, 2019-06-01

Dressed to distress – fashion statements of the Trumps on tour The Trumps dressed for their UK trip with all the nuance and subtlety that is their trademarkFor the Trumps, the optics of this state visit are ballot-box gold dust. The rest of us, furious and baffled as to why exactly Buckingham Palace appears to be hosting the Trumps on a family holiday, are watc...
18:51, 2019-06-04

This is what the Trumps gifted Queen Elizabeth II, Prince Philip The Trumps’ day with the royals included showering Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip with gifts — namely Tiffany jewels and a custom Air Force One jacket. America’s first couple came bearing a silver and silk poppy brooch from Tiffany & Co. in a custom red leather White House jewelry ...
16:00, 2019-06-04

What to expect during Queen Elizabeth's visit with the Trumps Queen Elizabeth II hosts President Trump and first lady Melania Trump for a state visit of pomp and circumstance that British royals excel at staging.        ...
21:51, 2019-05-31

Wayne Rooney revived DC United but Europe still clearly trumps MLS The former England captain has been brilliant during his brief career in the States. But MLS is still a temporary home for the best players in the leagueWayne Rooney was always pretty clear about what he wanted to achieve in Major League Soccer. From the moment England and Manchester United’s record...
13:51, 2019-08-08

IvankaPlay review – the Trumps are no laughing matter in limp comedy Underbelly Cowgate, EdinburghDespite a solid solo performance from McLean Peterson, there’s little funny about the president’s refusal to act on gun controlIs Trump not yet beyond satire? This limp comedy about the president’s refusal to act on gun control is told from the perspective of his daughte...
19:34, 2019-08-07

A Former Business Partner Alleges the Trumps Evaded Taxes in Panama The accusations, in a legal filing by the owners of a luxury hotel, escalate a dispute with the president’s company and are fraught with potential diplomatic and legal complexities....
02:51, 2019-06-04

Queen Elizabeth II welcomes Trumps to Buckingham Palace with fanfare Queen Elizabeth II and the royal family welcomed President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump with "The Star Spangled Banner."        ...
22:17, 2019-06-03

Trumps sit down with Britain’s royals for lavish state banquet in London President Trump sat down with Britain’s long-reigning Queen Elizabeth II for a lavish state banquet at historic Buckingham Palace in London on Monday. The three-course affair got underway shortly before 9 p.m. local time there and capped off the first day of Trump’s visit to the country, a pomp-lade...
03:17, 2019-06-04

Trumps, Obamas, Clintons congratulate USWNT after World Cup triumph Tennis legend Billie Jean King praised the U.S. team for bringing attention to women's sports and the issue of equal pay, while a host of other politicians chimed in....
06:51, 2019-07-08

Go inside Queen Elizabeth II's state banquet for the Trumps The queen hosted the Trumps at Buckingham Palace, marking the first day of the Trump's three-day State Visit to the U.K.        ...
06:51, 2019-06-04

Trumps host congressional picnic, complete with ferris wheel President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump welcomed members of Congress and their families to the White House on Friday for a picnic on the first day of summer....
07:51, 2019-06-22

Moron President Gives Defense Department Four Months To Craft Service Academy Athletics Policy He Himself Axed Having previously bragged about his intention to look into such a thing, our sleazy doofus of a president has taken the first formal step toward instituting a policy that would allow service academy athletes to defer their military service obligations in order to pursue careers in professional spor...
20:51, 2019-06-27

USA coach refuses to bite after '15 Donald Trumps' remark by Eddie Jones ‘Pressure will be on England,’ says Gary Gold Eagles set to make tournament debut on Thursday Gary Gold described England as a side with no detectable weaknesses but is confident his side will expose a few when they become the final team to debut in the tournament on Thursday night at the Kobe Misak...
08:34, 2019-09-25

Style trumps fashion at Prada, Pilotto goes to the beach at Milan shows Prada chose personal style over fashion while Peter Pilotto merged the beach with the ballroom at their catwalk shows on Wednesday, kicking off the first day of Milan Fashion Week....
02:34, 2019-09-19

In upset, Dutch Labour party trumps populists in European vote The Labour party of European Commissioner Frans Timmermans on Thursday won a surprise victory in a Dutch election for European Parliament, an exit poll showed, easily beating a Eurosceptic challenger who had been topping the polls....
23:34, 2019-05-23

Kawhi Leonard-Kevin Durant dream easily trumps Knicks’ risk And this, of course, is why the NBA is so much fun. Specifically, this is how the NBA can be every bit as interesting, and every bit as intriguing, when there are no games being played as some of the other sports are when they’re in-season, when there’s a full slate. Every rational instinct, every.....
00:00, 2019-06-30

Dana Carvey and Jimmy Fallon play dueling Trumps on The Tonight Show If there are two more happily self-indulgent muggers in Saturday Night Live history than Jimmy Fallon and Dana Carvey, then, well, there aren’t. (Chevy, back in the day? Kattan? Wiig? Piscopo? Okay, there’s a lot of mugging going on.) Regardless, the two SNL alums met up for some old school sketch a...
16:34, 2019-05-25

‘Preparation Trumps Youth’: 70-Year-Old Man Wins Longest Multi-Horse Race The winner, Bob Long, “hated” to think that he couldn’t complete the Mongol Derby, a grueling 1,000-kilometer competition across the steppes of Mongolia....
12:51, 2019-08-21

| Parkland arrest | Trumps in Ireland: WATCH the top World news videos for today Parkland massacre deputy arrested on 11 charges | Eric and Donald Trump jnr pour pints at Irish pub; here are the top World news videos for today. WATCH....
21:00, 2019-06-06

E-Trade and 3 other big brokers have axed the fees completely in the past week. Here's how Fidelity responded when we asked about online commissions. (ETFC) REUTERS/Lucas Jackson E-Trade said Wednesday after the closing bell that it would eliminate commissions for online US-listed stock, options, and exchange-traded fund trades. The changes will take effect on October 7. The announcement comes one day after rivals Charles Schwab and TD Ameritrade said...
08:34, 2019-10-03

For Many Black Voters, Beating ‘The Donald’ in 2020 Trumps Race, Gender or More-Progressive Concerns When it comes to looking ahead to the 2020 presidential election, many black voters aren’t focused on race, gender or who can out-progessive who. They’re focused on ousting Donald Trump from the White House....
06:51, 2019-06-07

Queen Elizabeth prepares to host Trumps at glittery state banquet packed with royals As she has done for hundreds of foreign visitors, Queen Elizabeth II will put on an impressive show for President Trump and Melania Trump's visit.        ...
22:17, 2019-06-03

| EU shifts right | Trumps touts Iran talks: WATCH the top World news videos for Monday European figures react to election results | Trump on Iran: 'If they'd like to talk, we'd like to talk'; here are the top World news videos for today. WATCH....
07:51, 2019-05-27

Trumps host Australian prime minister for rare state dinner in Rose Garden President Trump, Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison and guests will dine on Dover sole and summer squash as U.S. military bands fill the air with music in the green and gold-themed Rose Garden Friday night for only the second state dinner of the Trump White House....
01:34, 2019-09-21

Billy Gilmour thriving on Frank Lampard trust as Chelsea youngsters come up trumps in Carabao Cup Frank Lampard's early Chelsea reign has been defined by his devotion to youth so it was fitting that the stars of the future took centre stage as he claimed a first win at Stamford Bridge since his return to the club....
13:17, 2019-09-26

Queen Elizabeth's glittery state banquet for Trumps begins with toasts and national anthems As she has done for hundreds of foreign visitors, Queen Elizabeth II will put on an impressive show for President Trump and Melania Trump's visit.        ...
06:51, 2019-06-04

Axed aide Sonia Khan 'was Brexiteer who would win tribunal over on-the-spot sacking' Sacked Treasury aide Sonia Khan would probably win an employment tribunal over her on-the-spot dismissal by the Prime Minister's Downing Street chief Dominic Cummings, former chancellor Philip Hammond said today....
18:17, 2019-09-03

BC-RAC–Belmont, ADVISORY Editors To help with your planning, here is some of what The Associated Press is planning ahead of the Belmont. This advisory is subject to change and will be updated until the June 8 race. For questions, contact Oscar Dixon (odixon@ap.org). All times Eastern. Today RAC–Belmont-Preview NEW YOR...
18:00, 2019-06-07

Melania Trump wears red cape gown (by Meghan's wedding dress designer); Trumps host royals The first lady wore a red Givenchy cape gown to host royals at dinner - by the same designer who made Duchess Meghan's wedding gown.        ...
09:00, 2019-06-05

BC-KY–Kentucky News Coverage Advisory 8:30 am, KY Good morning! Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Kentucky. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Louisville bureau at 502-583-7718 or aplouisville@ap.org. Becky Yonker is on the desk. News editor Scott Stroud can be reac...
15:51, 2019-05-22

When You're Preparing for a Hurricane, Go to the ATM You’re boarding up the windows. You’re stocking up on water. You’re scooping sandbags. But wait: Do you have cash? If you’re preparing for a hurricane, tropical storm, or other weather event that provides plenty of notice, you should add visiting the bank or ATM to your to-do list....
17:00, 2019-08-30

How The 100 Is Preparing to Say Goodbye The end of this season of The 100 is bittersweet in a whole new way. On Sunday, it was announced that season seven of the CW sci-fi show will be its last, and so tonight's episode......
01:17, 2019-08-07

U.S. EPA is sued for ousting scientists from advisory committees The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency was sued on Monday by a nonprofit over a recent directive banning many scientists from panels that advise the agency on scientific matters....
00:34, 2019-06-04

Wealth Advisory Firms Are Merging, but What’s in It for Clients? The answer may depend on how much money the wealthy have to invest, experts say. Either way, a change in ownership may bring changes in how clients’ money is managed....
19:17, 2019-09-13

U.S. Raises Travel Advisory on Hong Kong The U.S. raised the level of its advisory for citizens traveling to Hong Kong, asking them to exercise increased caution and citing nearly two months of protests that have bitten into the city’s tourism....
16:51, 2019-08-08

Preparing for Monsoon 2019 TUCSON –The blazing heat. The sounds. The sights. Intense lighting. And of course, the wonderful smell of creosote. All part of what makes the monsoon such a special time of year across the desert southwest. Annually, Tucson sees 85 percent daytime sunshine, ranking fifth in the entire nation. The m...
23:51, 2019-06-10

Preparing for the start of monsoon TUCSON- Saturday marks the official start of the monsoon. The seasonal weather can make driving conditions very dangerous. First responders say now is the time to prepare yourself for this summer’s weather. “It can be 105 degrees out not a cloud in the sky,” John Walka Rural Metro...
09:00, 2019-06-16

Jeremy Kyle 'set for comeback with two programmes' after show axed following guest's death Jeremy Kyle is set to return to screens with two programmes despite his show being axed after a guest died in a suspected suicide, it has been reported....
04:51, 2019-06-21

Dense Fog Advisory issued May 27 at 1:20AM EDT until May 27 at 9:00AM EDT by NWS Louisville KY Visibilities will continue to deteriorate overnight across southern Indiana and central Kentucky. The National Weather Service in Louisville has issued a Dense Fog Advisory, which is in effect until 9 AM EDT /8 AM CDT/ this morning. * VISIBILITY…A half mile or less in many locations, locally l...
09:51, 2019-05-27

Flood Advisory issued May 31 at 4:03PM EDT until May 31 at 7:00PM EDT by NWS Jackson KY The National Weather Service in JACKSON KY has issued a * Flood Advisory for… Southeastern Floyd County in southeastern Kentucky… Southwestern Pike County in southeastern Kentucky… * Until 700 PM EDT. * At 403 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to thunderstorms. This wi...
23:17, 2019-05-31

Flood Advisory issued May 31 at 4:24PM EDT until May 31 at 7:30PM EDT by NWS Jackson KY The National Weather Service in JACKSON KY has issued a * Flood Advisory for… West central Estill County in east central Kentucky… * Until 730 PM EDT. * At 423 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to thunderstorms. This will cause minor flooding in the advisory area. * Some loc...
23:17, 2019-05-31

Boil water advisory lifted for southwest Tucson TUCSON – The boil water advisory for customers affected by the Labor Day main break was lifted Thursday. Earlier Thursday, Tucson Water announced the end of the boil water advisory that had been issued for citizens living near Ajo Highway and Kinney Road. The boil water advisory was originally...
03:34, 2019-09-06

Peanut Allergy Drug Backed by FDA Advisory Panel A panel of outside advisers recommended that the FDA approve a proposed treatment for peanut allergies in children, a step that could clear the way for marketing the first approved treatment....
04:34, 2019-09-14

Financial advisory firms offer 'returnship' programs Internships for professionals, many middle-aged, who've taken a break from the labor force are becoming more popular at financial advisory firms....
19:34, 2019-06-27

Advisory: Story about East Timor anniversary withdrawn The story headlined “Thousands celebrate East Timor’s 20th anniversary but the scars remain”, which moved on Aug 31, is withdrawn for clarity issues. There will not be a replacement story....
06:51, 2019-09-02

Flood Advisory issued May 31 at 5:17PM EDT until May 31 at 7:15PM EDT by NWS Louisville KY The National Weather Service in Louisville has issued a * Urban and Small Stream Flood Advisory for… East central Woodford County in central Kentucky… South central Scott County in central Kentucky… Southwestern Clark County in central Kentucky… Central Jessamine County in ce...
00:17, 2019-06-01

India Issues Updated Travel Advisory For Sri Lanka India on Tuesday issued an updated travel advisory for Sri Lanka, saying that the security situation was gradually returning to normal in the island nation but Indian nationals traveling there need to......
06:34, 2019-05-29

Tiger Woods preparing for U.S. Open Steve DiMeglio discusses how Tiger Woods has been preparing differently for the 2019 U.S. Open at Pebble Beach.        ...
07:17, 2019-06-11

Gleyber Torres Has Been Preparing for This Since December The Yankees’ 22-year-old infielder delivered big hits and highlight-reel defensive stops in a sweep of the Twins. His improvement started with grueling off-season workouts....
03:17, 2019-10-09

Preparing your vehicle for monsoon rain TUCSON – Though we are in the monsoon, there has not been much rain yet, but it is coming. And now is the time to start getting your vehicle ready for it. “You want as much tread as possible to push away the water,” said Mark Seigh, MPG Store Manager. “That’s going to m...
16:34, 2019-07-11

DOJ preparing antitrust investigation into Google The Justice Department is preparing an investigation into Google’s business practices, including those related to its search function, the Wall Street Journal reported Friday....
07:34, 2019-06-01

After Ministry Snub, Navjot Sidhu Left Out Of 8 Advisory Groups Punjab Minister Navjot Singh Sidhu has been left out of eight consultative groups formed by Chief Minister Amarinder Singh to expedite implementation of the state government's schemes....
20:51, 2019-06-08

Six-time WRC champion Ogier to test Extreme E car in advisory role The Extreme E electric off-road series will call on Citroen driver and six-time World Rally champion Sebastien Ogier to help advise the new championship on sporting matters...
11:51, 2019-07-19

Daily on Healthcare: Advisory group bites into dietary guidelines Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what's going on in Washington. SUBSCRIBE NOW: Just $1.00 an issue!...
18:34, 2019-07-11

Boil water advisory in effect for some Pointe-Claire homes Residents are asked to be diligent and bring their tap water to a boil for at least one minute before drinking, brushing their teeth, preparing baby bottles and more....
07:00, 2019-08-17

FA 100: CNBC ranks the top-rated financial advisory firms of 2019 The CNBC FA 100 ranking celebrates financial advisory firms that top the list when it comes to comprehensive service that helps clients navigate complex financial lives, using data culled from thousands of firms and provided by AccuPoint Solutions....
20:17, 2019-10-10

"Why Is Gulmarg Being Emptied?" Omar Abdullah Tweets On Kashmir Advisory National Conference leader Omar Abdullah on Friday claimed that the people staying in hotels in Gulmarg were being forced to leave, hours after the Jammu and Kashmir government issued an advisory to......
18:51, 2019-08-02

Cboe Welcomes New Issuer Sage Advisory to Marketplace with Launch of ESG ETF CHICAGO – October 31, 2017 – Cboe Global Markets, Inc. (Cboe: CBOE | NASDAQ: CBOE), one of the world’s largest exchange holding companies, today welcomed new issuer Sage Advisory to the Cboe ETF Marketplace with the launch the Sage ESG Intermediate Credit ETF (Cboe: GUDB)....
18:17, 2019-05-21

FDA advisory panel recommends approval of TB Alliance's tuberculosis treatment Independent experts of an FDA advisory panel voted in favor of the not-for-profit TB Alliance's treatment for drug resistant tuberculosis, as a part of a three-drug combination regimen....
09:17, 2019-06-07

Ontario government appoints advisory group for the Muskoka Watershed After the floods that inundated Ontario cottage country, the province has appointed a committee that will provide recommendations to help protect the Muskoka Watershed....
08:34, 2019-08-08

US Rep Grijalva accepting applications for Congressional Youth Advisory Council TUCSON — U.S. Rep. Raúl M. Grijalva of Arizona’s third congressional district is accepting applications for the Congressional Youth Advisory Council, his office announced Wednesday. YAC offers young adults, between ages 15 and 20 who have an outstanding opportunity to gain beneficial knowledge of ou...
18:51, 2019-09-12

"Situation Under Control": Bengal Counters Centre's Advisory On Violence There were only a few "stray post-poll clashes" in West Bengal and the situation in the state was "under control", the Mamata Banerjee government said Sunday in a letter to the centre, which had......
04:00, 2019-06-10

Thousands of Indians flee Kashmir after security advisory: officials Thousands of Indian tourists, pilgrims and workers have started leaving the disputed region of Kashmir, leaving for home after a security alert from the local government related to possible militant attacks, two government officials said on Saturday....
18:34, 2019-08-03

Jammu And Kashmir Reopens To Tourists Two Months After Travel Advisory Jammu and Kashmir reopens to tourists from today, more than two months after the government had asked tourists and pilgrims to leave the state before it made the big announcement of ending the special......
06:00, 2019-10-10

Thousands of Indians flee Kashmir after security advisory: official Thousands of Indians have started leaving the disputed region of Kashmir after the local government issued a security alert related to possible militant attacks in the area, a senior government official said on Saturday....
15:34, 2019-08-03

US urges caution in travel advisory for Hong Kong travelers The US State Department issued a travel advisory Wednesday for Hong Kong, urging “increased caution” due to the ongoing civil unrest. Flights resumed Wednesday at Hong Kong’s airport after two days of clashes between riot police and pre-democracy demonstrators at one of the world’s busiest air hubs....
22:17, 2019-08-14

The Morning After: 'Modern Warfare' and preparing for WWDC Hey, good morning! You look fabulous. June is almost here, and with it comes Apple's WWDC event. We're preparing for the show to start on Monday, but first we'll find the big winners from Computex and take a look at the future of Call of Duty....
12:51, 2019-05-31

Facebook preparing new app to maintain pressure on Snapchat Threads app will encourage ‘frictionless’ data sharing with selected Instagram followersFacebook is reportedly preparing to take on Snapchat yet again, with a new app built on top of Instagram to facilitate ever more intimate sharing of information between close friends.The new app is called Threads...
19:00, 2019-08-27

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 top 10 states for the number of people killed by lightning. Education is key. We have heard all the myths about lightning: Seek shelter under a tree, meta...
21:51, 2019-06-13

Three keys to keep in mind preparing for college football Baseball’s annual All-Star break means one thing for day-to-day sports bettors. It’s time to start thinking about college football! This respite in the busy baseball schedule allows bettors to start their prep work for the fall. Preseason annuals have been on newsstands for a few weeks already. Many...
20:51, 2019-07-08

The physical battle Saquon Barkley is really preparing for He is bigger, stronger, faster than virtually everyone. He is so uncommonly, physically dominant that the person tasked with training this supreme athlete is playing the long game to keep Saquon Barkley powered up for a decade. “When it comes to an athlete like Saquon, there’s only so much faster an...
03:34, 2019-08-06

How employers are preparing for a gender non-binary world In small but measurable ways, some companies are starting to do more to recognize or accommodate employees or customers who don't identify as male or female....
23:34, 2019-08-03

The Latest: Hong Kong preparing for commemoration BEIJING (AP) — The Latest on the 30th anniversary of the Tiananmen Square crackdown (all times local): 2:45 p.m. Pro-democracy activists in Hong Kong are preparing for a candlelight vigil commemorating the Tiananmen protests and remembering the victims of the crackdown. The semi-autonomous territory...
09:51, 2019-06-04

Nokia might be preparing not one, but two 5G smartphones, including a 'value flagship' The lack of 5G support is the least of the Nokia 9 PureView's problemsEven though 5G network deployment continues to move at a snail's pace, market analysts expect the groundbreaking new cellular technology to make a difference for global smartphone sales as early as the second half of 2019. It's th...
22:17, 2019-06-10

BP preparing to announce CEO's plan to retire: Sky News BP Plc is preparing to announce that the British oil company's chief executive, Bob Dudley, plans to retire within about 12 months, Sky News reported https://bit.ly/2nuYqLQ on Saturday....
18:17, 2019-09-28

Preparing for Monsoon 2019: Flash floods Flash floods are one of the most common and deadly severe weather events in the United States. Because of Arizona’s wet winter, the National Weather Service (NWS) is expecting a delayed start to the monsoon storms However, warmer Pacific Ocean temperatures may bring tropical moisture into our regio...
06:00, 2019-06-14

Wizards preparing to make a run at Masai Ujiri The Toronto Raptors are champions now, but they may want to lock up their top executive quickly. The Washington Wizards are prepared to make a run at Masai Ujiri, Toronto’s president of basketball operations, league sources told ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski. According to the report, the dea...
09:00, 2019-06-14

Preparing for Monsoon 2019: How much rain should you expect? TUCSON – With the monsoon kicking off Saturday, News 4 Tuscon wants to make sure southern Arizona is prepared for the next several months. The monsoon will last through the end of September. News 4 Tucson Chief Meteorologist Matt Brode shares information about the summer storms in the video be...
07:34, 2019-06-15

Turkey preparing for possible U.S. sanctions over S-400s: minister Turkey's defense minister said it was preparing for potential U.S. sanctions over its purchase of Russian S-400 missile defense systems, even while he said there was some improvement in talks with the United States over buying F-35 fighter jets....
13:17, 2019-05-22

How F1 teams are preparing for the typhoon ahead of Japanese GP Formula 1 teams will have limited staff at Suzuka on Saturday and are implementing precautionary measures to try to minimise Typhoon Hagibis's impact on their Japanese Grand Prix preparations...
17:51, 2019-10-11

Preparing for power outages during Monsoon 2019 TUCSON- It is officially Monsoon, and Tucson Electric Power workers are gearing up for a busy season of storms and the power outages that often come with them. Outages and high temperatures can make for a deadly combination. Back in October, the Arizona Corporation Commission made an emergency rule ...
05:34, 2019-06-30

BP preparing to announce CEO's plan to retire - Sky News BP Plc is preparing to announce that the British oil company's chief executive, Bob Dudley, plans to retire within about 12 months, Sky News reported https://bit.ly/2nuYqLQ on Saturday....
19:51, 2019-09-28

China is preparing to show off some incredible weaponry. Here's what it could be Powerful, domestically-built and in the People's Liberation Army arsenal right now -- China is expected to show off some of the most advanced weaponry the world has ever seen during a special National Day military parade in Beijing on Tuesday, October 1....
09:17, 2019-09-28

FBI, DHS preparing regulation to collect DNA from all detained migrants The Trump administration is planning to expand its authority to collect DNA from tens of thousands of undocumented migrants in federal custody as part of a national database designed to enforce immigration laws....
08:34, 2019-10-04

Georgia preparing to execute man for 1996 killing ATLANTA (AP) — Georgia is preparing to execute a man convicted in the killing of an off-duty prison guard more than two decades ago. Marion Wilson Jr. is scheduled to receive a lethal injection Thursday. Wilson and Robert Earl Butts Jr. were convicted of murder and sentenced to death in the March 19...
07:17, 2019-06-20

Boil water advisory lifted for parts of Sahuarita, Green Valley TUCSON – A boil water advisory was lifted Friday afternoon after Farmers Water Company informed residents in Sahuarita and Green Valley of a possible presence of E. coli in their water system Thursday. Farmers Water Company informed their customers Thursday that regular water system sampling a...
07:51, 2019-07-13

Meet the top 100 advisory firms helping clients reach their financial goals Investors are eager to seek help and education regarding income investment planning and strategies. The FA 100 list recognizes advisory firms that continue to find ways to help clients mitigate risk and meet their financial goals....
16:51, 2019-10-10

India Issues Travel Advisory For People Travelling To Hong Kong Indian passengers are advised to be in touch with airlines to find alternative travel routes to avoid inconvenience, till normalcy is restored in airport operations....
09:34, 2019-08-13

Some US embassies are still flying LGBTQ pride flags despite Trump administration advisory against it ANGELA WEISS/AFP/Getty Images US embassies and diplomatic missions are honoring LGBTQ pride month around the globe, despite the State Department's decision to reject requests to fly rainbow flags. Several embassies also honored pride month and other LGBTQ celebrations in other ways. Visit BusinessI...
03:51, 2019-06-10

Airlines Told To Check Surging Prices After 'Leave Kashmir' Advisory Airlines in the country have been asked to curb soaring air fares on the Srinagar route after the Jammu and Kashmir administration issued an advisory asking tourists and Amarnath Yatra pilgrims to......
21:17, 2019-08-03

New advisory warns of dangers posed to pregnant women, children by marijuana (NBC News)  The U.S. Surgeon General has issued new warnings targeting the use of marijuana and electronic cigarettes. The new health advisory from Surgeon General Jerome Adams warns that marijuana use can have harmful effects on a teen’s developing brain, as well as a growing fetus. “...
19:34, 2019-08-30

United States issues travel advisory over Hong Kong protests The United States has become the latest country to issue a travel warning over Hong Kong's ongoing protests, which have at times turned violent and seen parts of the city brought to a standstill....
05:34, 2019-08-09

President Trump Aims to Slash Number of Federal Advisory Committees WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump is trying to take an ax to federal advisory committees, ordering that their numbers be slashed. Trump signed an executive order Friday that directs every federal agency to evaluate the need for all of its advisory committees created under the Federal Advisor...
21:34, 2019-06-15

U.S. Justice Department preparing antitrust probe into Google The search giant was fined a record $2.72 billion by European regulators in 2017 for abusing its dominance of the online search market. In the U.S., the Federal Trade Commission made an antitrust investigation of Google but closed it in 2013 without taking action....
00:17, 2019-06-02

Forever 21 reportedly preparing potential bankruptcy filing (CNBC) – Apparel retailer Forever 21 is preparing to potentially file for bankruptcy, Bloomberg reported Wednesday afternoon, citing people familiar with its plans. The retailer has been exploring restructuring options to shore up its liquidity as it struggles with its business, CNBC previousl...
15:34, 2019-08-29

Preparing for Monsoon 2019: Dangerous dust storms The good news is most dust storms blow through an area quickly. The bad news is that they can cause serious and sometimes fatal collisions on the roads. Dust storms are a hugely underrated killer in Arizona. They start with a typical monsoon storm. These downdraft winds create outflow. Downdrafts h...
15:01, 2019-06-12

Analysis: How employers are preparing for a gender non-binary world In small but measurable ways, some companies are starting to do more to recognize or accommodate employees or customers who don't identify as male or female....
14:51, 2019-07-02

WSJ: Justice Department 'preparing' Google antitrust investigation Late Friday, the Wall Street Journal and Washington Post reported, based on it anonymous sources, that the Department of Justice is preparing an antitrust probe of Google. The company has faced several similar inquiries from EU officials with billion......
06:17, 2019-06-01

Justin Verlander already preparing for playoff date with Yankees Justin Verlander has learned “a lot of things” in two starts against the Yankees this season, but the Astros ace won’t share his thoughts on the deepest lineup in baseball. Even if the regular-season schedule shows no more games left between the Yankees and Astros, Verlander can easily envision when...
08:17, 2019-06-24

HBO might be preparing to announce a second Game Of Thrones spin-off that's all about dragons HBO already has one Game Of Thrones spin-off series that’s in the works, focusing on an era of Westeros history that predates pretty much anything and everything from the show—including, as George R.R. Martin explains, the very concept of there only being “seven kingdoms”—but Entertainment Weekly sa...
01:51, 2019-09-13

Pulisic preparing to leave Chelsea - Paper Round "Christian Pulisic could leave Chelsea, Willian to be offered a new deal, Leicester prepare to sell Ben Chilwell and Ole Gunnar Solskjaer wants more time at Manchester United."...
18:34, 2019-10-06

UBS is reportedly preparing to overhaul its investment arm — and it could mean hundreds of job cuts ReutersUBS is preparing to revamp its investment bank in a bid to revitalize the underperforming business, according to the Financial Times. The Swiss lender's sweeping overhaul will center on combining divisions and slashing costs to boost profits, raising the prospect of hundreds of job cuts, t...
22:00, 2019-09-05

Boris Johnson’s Brexit speech: preparing for an election Boris Johnson used his first leader’s speech at the Conservative party conference to set up a new phase of negotiations with the EU and an election confrontation with Jeremy Corbyn. Plus: Jim Waterson on Prince Harry, privacy and the mediaBoris Johnson took to the stage in Manchester for his first p...
18:00, 2019-10-03

Odebrecht unit preparing bankruptcy filing: source Atvos Agroindustrial Participacoes SA, the sugar and ethanol unit of Brazilian conglomerate Obebrecht SA, is preparing to file for bankruptcy protection this week, a person with knowledge of the matter told Reuters....
16:34, 2019-05-29

NASA astronauts are preparing for the Moon in a big water tank NASA astronaut candidates have to meet a long list of criteria before the space agency decides they’re fit to carry out important duties in space. When astronauts return to the Moon in the near future, they’ll be met with challenges that few space travelers have ever endured, and NASA wa...
00:17, 2019-09-16

Preparing to sue, ex-Boy Scouts recall abuse by unit leaders NEW YORK (AP) — Hundreds of men across the U.S. are signing up with lawyers to sue the Boy Scouts for damages related to sex abuse they claim to have suffered at the hands of scout leaders. The expected wave of litigation poses a financial threat to the Boy Scouts that could trigger bankruptcy. For ...
16:34, 2019-05-27

The Morning After: Preparing for Apple's 2019 iPhone event Hey, good morning! You look fabulous. Welcome to your weekend! While we keep the news flowing from IFA, you can catch up on some new stories from Friday as well as a few highlights from earlier this week. Plus, it's the perfect time to prepare for A......
17:00, 2019-09-08

GRAPHIC-Take Five: Preparing for a prime minister, PMIs and policymakers 1/ROAD TO NO. 10 Investors will wake on July 24 to a new British prime minister. Boris Johnson, the face of the Leave campaign in the 2016 Brexit referendum, is -- if betting markets are to be believed -- almost certain to capture the majority of Conservative Party members' votes and become the new ...
16:17, 2019-07-19

How Bruce Arians is preparing for Daniel Jones instead of Eli Manning For 15 years, opposing coaches have come to the phone on Wednesdays and answered questions on what it is like preparing to face the Giants with Eli Manning as the starting quarterback. Bruce Arians has the distinction of being the first to address what it’s like with Daniel Jones in that role....
20:51, 2019-09-18

| Paris welcomes first delegations preparing for 2024 Olympics With five years to go before the Olympic and Paralympic Games, the first foreign delegations began a two-day Paris visit to check out venues and possible base camps....
17:17, 2019-07-02

Opinion: JLR boss Ralf Speth on preparing for Brexit Speth: "Where am I going to store 20 million parts a day?" Britain's biggest car maker faces concerns over parts deliveries and administrative delays Brexit, then. The current Brexit barometer in the industry at today’s Frankfurt motor show is one of exasperation. Cheeks get puffed, shoulders shr...
02:51, 2019-09-11

Chicago is preparing for a Gold Cup final that’ll feature USA vs. Mexico NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) – Christian Pulisic scored twice in the second half, and the United States beat Jamaica 3-1 on Wednesday night for a berth against Mexico in the CONCACAF Gold Cup final. Weston McKennie also scored for the Americans, who face El Tri at Chicago on Sunday night in the final...
12:00, 2019-07-04

Sources: Wizards preparing prolific offer to Ujiri The Wizards are preparing to offer Raptors president of basketball operations Masai Ujiri a deal that could approach $10 million annually and give him the opportunity for ownership equity, league sources tell ESPN....
07:34, 2019-06-14

TSA is preparing for a busy Memorial Day weekend travel season NBC — The Transportation Security Administration is preparing for the busiest travel season ever, which kicks off Thursday. More than 260 million passengers are expected to pass through security checkpoints at airports from Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day. That’s about 10 million ...
01:34, 2019-05-24

Food after oil: how urban farmers are preparing us for a self-sufficient future Bristol is at the head of a food phenomenon that is helping residents better connect with their cities and each otherIf you travel by train into Bristol from north of the city, there is a point two miles from the centre when you can catch sight of a tiny farmyard. Nestling at the bottom of a railway...
15:34, 2019-08-18

Elevated levels of ozone prompt health watch advisory for Tucson area TUCSON – After observing high levels of pollutants in the air, a Health Watch has been issued for the Tucson area for Tuesday and Wednesday, According to the Arizona Department of Environmental Quality and Pima County of Environmental Quality, Tucson area residents who are vulnerable to the im...
02:00, 2019-08-08

JPMorgan close to winning lead advisory role for Saudi Aramco IPO: source JPMorgan Chase & Co is close to winning the lead advisory role for Saudi Aramco's initial public offering, a source familiar with the situation said on Sunday....
08:00, 2019-09-09

'The Definition of Corruption': Warren Calls Out FCC Advisory Committee Overrun by Corporate Suits Sen. Elizabeth Warren, a Democratic candidate for president, took aim at the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) this week over the makeup of an advisory committee she calls “stacked with corporate insiders.” In a letter last month, the senator also highlighted some questionable advice offered b...
00:17, 2019-07-03

Trump Preparing Executive Order on Health-Cost Disclosure President Trump is expected to issue an executive order as early as next week to mandate the disclosure of prices in the health-care industry. Federal agencies could be directed to pursue actions to force players in the industry to divulge cost data....
18:51, 2019-05-24

Quasi-AR baby steps are preparing us for true AR’s digital future Apps such as Instagram, Pokemon Go, and Snapchat are acclimating people to the idea of augmented reality, even though they fall well short of true AR.Read More...
08:17, 2019-08-24

Reports: Justice Dept. preparing antitrust probe of Google WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. Justice Department is readying an investigation of Google’s business practices and whether they violate antitrust law, according to news reports. The search giant was fined a record $2.72 billion by European regulators in 2017 for abusing its dominance of the online ...
22:34, 2019-06-01

Department of Justice Preparing Antitrust Probe of Google: Reports WASHINGTON — The U.S. Justice Department is readying an investigation of Google’s business practices and whether they violate antitrust law, according to news reports. The search giant was fined a record $2.72 billion by European regulators in 2017 for abusing its dominance of the online...
20:51, 2019-06-01

Exclusive: U.S. preparing to send more troops to Middle East - sources The United States is preparing to send additional troops to the Middle East in response to mounting concerns over Iran, which Washington blames for attacks on oil tankers last week, two U.S. officials told Reuters on Monday, speaking on condition of anonymity....
02:51, 2019-06-18

CC Sabathia’s curtain call includes preparing for unfamiliar role As the Yankees honored CC Sabathia with a pregame ceremony on Sunday, the left-hander was preparing for a new role with the team. Sabathia is scheduled to make his first regular-season relief appearance Tuesday in Tampa Bay, with the team — and Sabathia — looking to see if he can transit...
04:00, 2019-09-23

The Justice Department is preparing a potential antitrust investigation of Google The Justice Department has taken early steps toward opening a federal antitrust investigation into Google, according to three people familiar with the matter....
05:51, 2019-06-01

Philadelphia preparing for first-in-nation supervised injection site after legal win A recent ruling could clear the way for Philadelphia to have the first supervised injection site in the nation -- much to the chagrin of the federal government....
08:51, 2019-10-11

Two escape from Florida farm where a couple was preparing for Armageddon, police say The females reported they were physically and sexually abused by the couple, who stockpiled "food rations and weapons" in case of disaster.        ...
20:34, 2019-07-13

UPDATE 1-Egyptian digital payments company Fawry preparing for IPO Egyptian digital bill payments company Fawry has begun preparing for a share offering on the country's stock exchange, Managing Director Mohamed Okasha said on Wednesday....
12:51, 2019-07-10

Samsung is reportedly preparing to launch its Galaxy Note 10 in August CNET reports that Samsung is gearing up to unveil its Galaxy Note 10 phone on August 7 at the Barclays Center in New York. That lines up with the Korean firm’s usual annual schedule for Galaxy Note launches – but it’s possible that the date might change, seeing as how August is still a while away. I...
12:00, 2019-06-19

Ex-Boy Scouts are preparing to sue for abuse by troop leaders: 'It messed up my life' George Frey/Getty Images Hundreds of men across the US have recently contacted lawyers for help suing the Boy Scouts of America for sex abuse they say they suffered at the hands of scout leaders. Some of their lawyers said they have evidence that the BSA was inaccurate when the organization said in...
01:51, 2019-05-28

CNN preparing to make cuts at London-based news operation Surprise announcement likely to result in at least a dozen employees losing their jobsCNN is preparing to make substantial cuts to its London-based television news operation in a move that is likely to result in at least a dozen employees losing their jobs.The announcement was made by Jeff Zucker, t...
16:51, 2019-05-29

The Women of Washington paddling team are preparing for the race of a lifetime (KING) The members of the Pacific Northwest canoe team “Wahine o Wakinekona” or “Women of Washington” are preparing for a race described as the world championship of canoe paddling. “We’re preparing for the Na Wahine o Ke Kai, one of the biggest distance outrigger...
18:00, 2019-09-14

NASA astronauts preparing for moonwalk in giant water tank NASA astronaut candidates have to meet a long list of criteria before the space agency decides they’re fit to carry out important duties in space. When astronauts return to the moon in the near future, they’ll be met with challenges that few space travelers have ever endured and NASA wants to make s...
18:51, 2019-09-16

White House preparing to release whistleblower complaint: Politico The White House is preparing to release a whistleblower complaint about U.S. President Donald Trump's call with Ukraine's leader by the end of the week, Politico reported on Tuesday, citing a senior administration official....
02:51, 2019-09-25

Air quality worsens in eastern Alberta amid wildfires Saturday, advisory lifted in Calgary The thickest smoke on Saturday morning extended from northeastern British Columbia through eastern portions of Whitecourt, Drayton Valley, Red Deer and much of southern Alberta....
09:00, 2019-06-02

Trump Administration Takes the Axe to Federal Marine Life, Invasive Species Advisory Boards Donald Trump’s administration is moving to kill off two federal advisory boards dealing with the protection of marine life and management of invasive species, the Hill reported on Tuesday.Read more......
07:00, 2019-10-02

Air Pollution From Beijing to Berlin, New Delhi to London, improving air quality is a matter of life and death. The World Health Organization estimates that outdoor air pollution kills 4.2 million people each year. It leads to billions of dollars spent on medical care and missed work and causes widespread illness...
16:34, 2019-10-02

U.S. preparing to withdraw all remaining troops from northern Syria: Defense Secretary The United States is poised to evacuate about 1,000 U.S. troops from northern Syria amid an ongoing Turkish offensive into the region, Defense Secretary Mark Esper said on Sunday, calling the situation "untenable" for U.S. forces....
17:17, 2019-10-13

Hundreds of teachers are preparing for ‘Train a Teacher Day,’ where they’ll learn how to shoot guns Getty "National Train a Teacher Day" is an annual movement put forth by pro-gun groups meant to teach educators how to use firearms. Nearly 300 gun shops around the country will offer free training and safety programs to teachers. Pro-gun activists and lobbyist groups have been trying for years t...
03:51, 2019-07-20

Turkey sees improvement in S-400, F-35 talks with U.S., but preparing for potential sanctions - minister Turkish Defence Minister Hulusi Akar said he sees an improvement in talks with the United States over the purchase of Russian S-400 defence systems and U.S. F-35 fighter jets, but added that Ankara was also preparing for potential U.S. sanctions....
09:51, 2019-05-22

UK's Johnson tells civil servants their top priority is preparing for no deal Brexit: Sky British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has written to all government civil servants to tell them that preparing for a no-deal exit from the European Union is his and their top priority, Sky News reported on Friday....
16:51, 2019-08-09

New Mexico preparing to seize land at Epstein ranch, officials tell Fox News New Mexico officials are in the process of canceling state land leases for the Zorro Ranch owned by accused sex trafficker Jeffrey Epstein, the state's land commissioner told Fox News on Friday....
19:00, 2019-08-30

US is preparing big weapons sale to Taiwan in a challenge to China amid trade war The United States is pursuing the sale of more than $2 billion dollars worth of tanks and weapons to Taiwan, four people familiar with the negotiations said, in a move likely to anger China as a trade war between the world's two biggest economies escalates....
00:00, 2019-06-06

Iraq, U.S. deny U.S. forces preparing to evacuate contractors from Iraqi base Iraqi and U.S. military spokesmen denied on Saturday U.S. forces were preparing to evacuate hundreds of staff of Lockheed Martin Corp and Sallyport Global from an Iraqi military base where they work as contractors....
22:17, 2019-06-22

Boris Johnson preparing to ‘squat’ as Prime Minster to ensure Brexit The gambit essentially challenges the queen to fire him, a move that has not been employed by a British monarch since William IV fired Lord Melbourne in 1834....
07:00, 2019-10-06

Justice Dept. Watchdog Is Preparing to Deliver Verdict on the Russia Investigation Investigators for the inspector general recently interviewed Christopher Steele, the former British spy, as they try to determine whether the F.B.I. misstepped in the inquiry....
21:51, 2019-07-09

Trump Administration Is Preparing Cover for All the So-Called Economic Anxiety Voters Just in case some voters weren’t prepared to admit that they like the administration’s racism, the Trump Administration is looking out for their economic anxiety concerns. On Thursday, White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow said the administration may unveil another round of tax cuts before Novem...
02:51, 2019-08-23

Celtics preparing for Kyrie Irving to bolt for Nets in free agency Everyone did the math yesterday, including the Boston Celtics. The All-Star guard opting out of the final year of his deal with the Celtics and a reported switch in agents — he’s expected to join with Jay-Z’s Roc Nation — fueled speculation that he’s prepared to sign wi...
05:51, 2019-06-14

Stand-Ins, Push-Ups and Long Drives: How the 2020 Field Is Preparing for the Debates The debates on Wednesday and Thursday nights may represent the best — and for some, the only — opportunity to stand out in an enormous primary field....
10:17, 2019-06-24

Exclusive: White House preparing order that would cut drug prices for Medicare - sources U.S. President Donald Trump is considering a sweeping executive order that would cut prices on virtually all branded prescription drugs sold to Medicare and other government programs, according to two industry sources who had discussions with the White House....
02:17, 2019-07-25

House Judiciary panel preparing vote to define Trump impeachment probe The House Judiciary Committee is preparing to take its first formal vote to define what Chairman Jerry Nadler calls an ongoing “impeachment investigation” of President Donald Trump, according to multiple sources briefed on the discussions.The panel could vote as early as Wednesday on a resolution to...
11:00, 2019-09-07

Europeans urge Iran to abide by nuclear pact; Israel says preparing military European signatories to a nuclear pact with Iran said on Tuesday they were "extremely concerned" by Tehran's apparent breach of the 2015 deal, as Israel said it was preparing for possible involvement in any confrontation between Iran and the United States....
01:00, 2019-07-03

US preparing to withdraw thousands of troops from Afghanistan as part of proposed Taliban deal The Pentagon is preparing to withdraw thousands of troops from Afghanistan as part of a proposed peace deal with the Taliban, U.S. officials told Fox News Thursday....
04:34, 2019-08-02

A chocolate-making robot is preparing to make world's best sweets from your kitchen counter CocoTerra, a California start-up, has developed the world's first kitchen countertop chocolate-making appliance, with design partner Ammunition. A companion app helps users tailor-make chocolate, right down to choosing the origin of the bean....
16:51, 2019-09-29

How Cowboys are preparing for Ezekiel Elliott's potential Week 1 absence vs. Giants Despite lacking a resolution to Ezekiel Elliott's holdout as the season opener draws near, the Cowboys are keeping their cool.       ...
03:00, 2019-09-03

Washington state lawmaker linked to group allegedly preparing for 'biblical warfare' Newly leaked emails reportedly link an Eastern Washington state lawmaker with a group that allegedly trained young men for biblical warfare, according to several reports....
18:00, 2019-08-16

Ruth Bader Ginsburg Has No Plans to Retire. But Washington Is Preparing for the Battle Over Her Seat When the news dropped in late August that 86-year-old liberal Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg had been treated this summer for a tumor on her pancreas, President Donald Trump went out of his way to wish her well. “She’s strong, she’s tough,” he said. “She̵...
12:00, 2019-08-30

The history of WeWork — from its first office in a SoHo building to a global company preparing for a much-hyped IPO WeWork WeWork parent company, The We Company, publicly filed its IPO paperwork in August. The We Company is now considering a valuation of around $20 billion for its IPO — roughly half of the company's $47 billion valuation from its last private round of funding — according to reports f...
22:00, 2019-09-05

England captain Eoin Morgan reveals Jason Roy is preparing to face India - video Jason Roy is preparing to face India on Sunday, England captain Eoin Morgan revealed. Morgan was speaking ahead of their must-win World Cup match against India at Edgbaston, Birmingham Continue reading......
03:51, 2019-06-30

This Lithuanian City Played Host to Filming For HBO’s ‘Chernobyl.’ It’s Now Preparing For Its Own Nuclear Radiation Leak (Bloomberg) — Its streets helped form the backdrop for this year’s hit TV show Chernobyl, which depicted a deadly explosion at the Soviet-era nuclear plant in 1986. Now, the Baltic city of Vilnius is preparing for its own potential real-life atomic catastrophe. The Lithuanian capital is ...
21:17, 2019-09-04

Ruth Bader Ginsburg Has No Plans to Retire. But Washington Is Preparing for an Epic Showdown Over Her Seat When the news dropped in late August that 86-year-old liberal Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg had been treated this summer for a tumor on her pancreas, President Donald Trump went out of his way to wish her well. “She’s strong, she’s tough,” he said. “She̵...
06:00, 2019-08-29

How The Bachelorette's JoJo Fletcher and Jordan Rodgers' Home Reno Show Is Preparing Them For Marriage Been wondering what JoJo Fletcher and Jordan Rodgers have been up to since their season of The Bachelorette ended in 2016? Currently, you can see them renovating short-term rentals on......
22:51, 2019-08-08

How you and your government can tackle air pollution From walking more to reducing waste, here’s what you can do to make a difference Revealed: air pollution may be damaging every organ and cell in the bodyMost air pollution is produced by the burning of fossil fuels and waste, and this is the focus of the World Health Organization’s global recommenda...
14:32, 2019-05-21

Air Pollution Gets Into Your Brain, and Scientists Want to Know What It's Doing to You Outdoor air pollution causes millions of deaths each year—4.2 million premature deaths globally, according to the World Health Organization. Over time, fine particles of inhaled smog cause cardiovascular and lung issues, like lung cancer and stroke.Read more......
22:34, 2019-08-06

Non-smokers can get emphysema from air pollution TUCSON – New research from the University of Washington finds ozone air pollution can accelerate emphysema just as much as smoking. The 18-year study followed 7,000 people who got regular lung scans over 10 years. It showed long term exposure to high ozone levels increased the progression of e...
17:51, 2019-08-20

What can music tell us about plastic pollution?  Electronic music duo Matmos made their latest album using sounds made from plastic waste, like trash bags and even a police riot shield. Plastic Anniversary draws our attention to the terror and beauty of the material.  ...
19:17, 2019-09-02

Here's What Noise Pollution Is Doing to Your Brain One GQ staffer took out the headphones and went on a month-long sound fast to avoid sensory overload and figure out what too much noise is doing to our psyche....
02:00, 2019-08-09

The U.S. Cities With the Most Deaths From Air Pollution Decreasing levels of air pollution in the U.S. have led to fewer deaths and illnesses, according to a new report out this week. But there are pockets of the country, namely Los Angeles, where air pollution kills thousands of people, and, frighteningly, the Trump administration is poised to reverse t...
22:17, 2019-05-23

How air pollution may lead to hair loss New research explains the effect of pollution particles on hair follicle cells and suggests that the mechanism explains why pollution leads to hair loss....
07:17, 2019-10-11

UK has halved air pollution deaths since 1970 but must still do more The share of premature deaths in the UK linked to air pollution has dropped significantly because of action on emissions – but there is still a long way to go...
18:34, 2019-06-27

Electric Cars May Cut Down On Air Pollution But They're No Help With Microplastics Electric cars are held up by pretty much everyone as a viable solution to the emissions nightmare that is internal combustion engines as long as they’re adopted quickly enough, the electricity comes from renewable energy and we also drive a little bit less. But all cars—electric or traditional—may a...
20:34, 2019-10-02

Is Plastic Pollution Depriving Us of Oxygen? The plastic debris floating in the world’s oceans entangles wildlife, kills birds that swallow it mistaking it for food, and seeps into the food chain, showing up in fish that humans eat. A major threat to the ocean, this plastic pollution is estimated to cause more than $13 billion in economi...
20:51, 2019-06-20

BS-VI Fuel Available From April; Vehicle Pollution To Be Down By 80-90% Bharat Stage (BS)-VI fuel will be available in several big cities of the country, including Jaipur, from April 1 next year and the initiative will reduce vehicular pollution by 80-90 per cent, Union......
00:34, 2019-10-09

Plastic pollution: ‘I’m giving up. You probably should too’ – video After four years of leading volunteer beach cleans in the west of Wales, Alan Cookson is quitting because of the insurmountable plastic problem around Britain’s coastlines. We join him as he leads his last beach clean to find out why he believes we need to change our approach in the fight against pl...
23:17, 2019-08-29

Air pollution can kill you, even when it’s considered ‘safe’ The air quality in many major cities around the world falls well below acceptable limits, and the death toll is rising. However, a new study shows that even when air quality meets or exceeds established guidelines, it may still be dirty enough to claim lives, suggesting that we’re not doing ne...
01:17, 2019-08-23

Would it be possible to enact a law against vehicles idling to cut air pollution? The long-running series in which readers answer other readers’ questions on subjects ranging from trivial flights of fancy to profound scientific conceptsWould it be possible to enact and enforce a law against vehicles idling? Is this is done in other European countries? How much pollution might thi...
17:17, 2019-05-28

How one company turns pollution into fuel CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports from Lanzatech Lab, mission-driven disrupter companies on CNBC's Disrupter 50 list. The company listed at number 15 and it turns carbon emissions into ethanol....
16:51, 2019-05-21

Miners' New Worry: Other People's Pollution Global miners have spent years trying to shrink their carbon footprint. Now they face the threat of lost business if they don’t help customers do the same....
03:17, 2019-10-10

Mother, Daughter Sue France Over Ill Health From Air Pollution A Paris court on Tuesday began hearing a case brought by a mother and daughter who, in a legal first in France, are suing the state for damages over ill health caused by air pollution....
01:51, 2019-05-29

Indonesian president sued over worsening air pollution Environmental groups sued the Indonesian president and several government officials on Thursday over worsening air quality in the capital, Jakarta, one of the world’s most congested cities....
21:17, 2019-07-04

Does air pollution really kill nearly 9 million people each year? A study claims that air pollution causes 9 million "extra" deaths worldwide each year, including 800,000 in Europe – which is double previous estimates...
16:17, 2019-05-21

Curbing air pollution won't speed up global warming Some studies suggest cleaning up the air could unintentionally accelerate global warming. New research revealed little evidence of a strong inverse relationship between air quality and warming....
16:51, 2019-08-02

Air Pollution From Cars Linked to Degenerative Eye Disease The effects of pollution on human health are often subtle yet wide-reaching. Case in point, a new study out Tuesday seems to show that heavy exposure to certain automobile fumes can raise the risk of developing a degenerative disease that steadily erodes eyesight.Read more......
11:00, 2019-08-21

West Africa struggles with rise in pollution Every year around the world, almost 8 million people die prematurely as a result of air pollution. The air quality in Europe is well monitored, but there is an urgent need for concrete data on pollution in West Africa....
19:51, 2019-08-09

Jakarta Residents Sue Indonesia Government Over Air Pollution Residents of Indonesia's capital on Thursday filed a lawsuit against the government over the toxic levels of air pollution that regularly blanket the city....
13:17, 2019-07-04

Carnival In US Court Over Pollution From Its Cruise Ships MIAMI (AP) — Carnival Corp. is in Miami federal court for a hearing on what to do about allegations that it has continued polluting the oceans from some of its cruise ships despite agreeing years ago to stop. The world’s largest cruise line is accused by federal prosecutors of violating terms ...
19:34, 2019-06-03

Air pollution app now doubles as a wildfire warning system Wildfires are becoming larger and more frequent than ever, and can have lingering effects on the air quality. Breezometer, a free app that offers real-time air quality data, announced that it will be offering fire alerts to help users determine if th......
23:00, 2019-09-19

Yet Another Health Problem Linked to Air Pollution: Eye Disease It’s no secret that air pollution isn’t good for your health. In particular, exposure to the byproducts of burning the fuel that powers most of our motor vehicles has been linked to higher risk of lung cancer, respiratory infections, stroke and heart disease, as well as an increased risk...
13:51, 2019-08-22

UN: Balkans faces alarming levels of air pollution SARAVEJO, Bosnia (AP) — The U.N. says people in all major cities across the Western Balkans face alarming levels of air pollution that are reducing their life expectancies because the underdeveloped, politically fragile region is still heavily reliant on burning coal to generate power. The report re...
15:51, 2019-06-03

How to Avoid Vehicle Pollution When You’re Stuck in Traffic Most non-electric motor vehicles emit multiple airborne pollutants, including nitrogen dioxide, hydrocarbons, and ultrafine chemical particles. Breathing in these pollutants can cause or contribute to a wide range of health problems, from heart and lung disease to neurological, reproductive and immu...
02:00, 2019-08-20

Jakarta residents to sue government over severe air pollution The Indonesian capital topped the charts for the world’s most polluted city a dozen times in June Tired of breathing in some of the world’s filthiest air, a group of activists and environmentalists in Jakarta has decided to sue the Indonesian government to take action.Air quality in the south-east A...
03:17, 2019-07-02

How antibiotic resistance is driven by pharmaceutical pollution Factories in India making cheap antibiotics for the world are dumping their waste, with grim consequences for people living nearby – and global health too...
14:34, 2019-05-24

AI could monitor farms from space to look for illegal pollution AI can find farms from space. The technique is being used to monitor some farms in Europe and may eventually be able to flag those that break the law...
16:01, 2019-05-21

New advisory warns of the dangers posed to pregnant women and children by marijuana; mysterious lung disease linked to vaping investigated in more than 20 states (NBC News)  The U.S. Surgeon General has issued new warnings targeting the use of marijuana and electronic cigarettes. The new health advisory from Surgeon General Jerome Adams warns that marijuana use can have harmful effects on a teen’s developing brain, as well as a growing fetus. “We...
11:34, 2019-08-30

Action on air pollution works but far more is needed, study shows UK’s dirty air still ‘a public health emergency’ despite dramatic fall in death ratesGovernment action can cut air pollution, a long-term study has shown, with early deaths linked to dirty air in the UK falling by half between 1970 and 2010.But toxic air remains the number one environmental health h...
19:17, 2019-06-27

ArcelorMittal hopeful Italy plant will not shut over pollution ArcelorMittal, the world's largest steelmaker, is confident that the Ilva operations it bought last year in Italy will not have to shut after the firm lost immunity over the plant's pollution, an executive said on Thursday....
00:00, 2019-08-02

Plastic alternatives may worsen marine pollution, MPs warn Committee says UK should reduce use of plastics rather than replace it with other materialsCompostable and biodegradable plastics could add to marine pollution because there is no infrastructure in place to make sure they break down correctly, a committee of MPs has warned.The use of alternatives to...
10:34, 2019-09-12

World Oceans Day: UK joins fight against plastic pollution The UK is joining the global fight against plastic pollution by marking World Oceans Day in a bid to raise awareness about protecting and conserving the seas....
08:17, 2019-06-08

Microplastic pollution is everywhere, but not necessarily a risk to human health Tiny plastic particles known as microplastics are “everywhere – including in our drinking-water”, but they are not necessarily a risk to human health, UN experts said on Thursday....
06:17, 2019-08-22

Why Trump Attacks California’s Anti-Pollution Powers When U.S. President Richard Nixon signed the Clean Air Act in 1970, he recognized a simple truth about his home state of California: Tens of millions of people driving around constantly in a desert generate lots of pollution. The law gave California special authority to write tailpipe emission limit...
22:17, 2019-09-18

Carnival Cruises to Pay $20 Million in Pollution and Cover-Up Case In 2016, Princess Cruise Lines agreed to pay $40 million for illegal dumping. But that didn’t stop Carnival, its parent company, from polluting again....
02:17, 2019-06-05

Amazon sees more than 100,000 fires, causing spike in air pollution The destructive blazes in the Amazon rainforest are spewing a toxic brew into the air and causing a spike in air pollution, new satellite images from the European Space Agency show....
03:34, 2019-09-12

Noise Pollution Could Be Setting Students of Color Up to Fail When kids are in school, they need a fair amount of peace and quiet to succeed. Literally. Noise is a health hazard, according to the World Health Organization. And a recent study shows how students of color are more likely to face high exposure to road or aviation noise while in school....
00:51, 2019-06-18

Ukraine ArcelorMittal promises investments after pollution charges ArcelorMittal's Ukrainian steel mill, charged with violating environmental standards, will invest $1.8 billion over the next five years to reduce air emissions by 50-55 percent, the company said on Thursday....
16:51, 2019-08-08

We could use bees' honey to track environmental lead pollution Honey is a surprisingly effective tool for monitoring the levels of lead in the environment. It could be used in places where sampling is hard to organise...
19:17, 2019-08-22

Is air pollution causing mental health conditions like depression? Evidence is growing that air pollution is linked to mental health conditions. But it's not clear yet how - and if - pollution may be affecting our brains....
23:51, 2019-08-20

Trump administration accuses California of water pollution Escalating its fight with California, the Trump administration accused the state of failing to stop water pollution from such sources as human waste left on the pavement by the homeless in big cities....
21:34, 2019-09-27

China's war on pollution could boost solar power - study China's efforts to reduce chronic air pollution could increase its ability to generate solar power by up to 13% by allowing more sunlight to reach the earth, according to a new study published on Tuesday....
03:00, 2019-07-09

Texas environmentalists plan lawsuit against Valero for pollution Three Texas environmental groups notified Valero Energy Corp on Wednesday of plans to file a lawsuit under the U.S. Clean Air Act for pollution at the company's Port Arthur, Texas, refinery, the organizations said....
20:17, 2019-05-22

Indonesian president sued over congested capital's air pollution Environmental groups sued the Indonesian president and several government officials on Thursday over worsening air quality in the capital, Jakarta, one of the world's most congested cities....
13:34, 2019-07-04

Warren vows $1T for communities hit hard by industrial pollution Democratic presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren announced a plan Wednesday to send at least $1 trillion – of her $3 trillion climate plan – to communities hit hard by industrial pollution, particularly low-income areas and communities of color....
23:00, 2019-10-09

Cities are using walls of moss to tackle air pollution from traffic Expensive moss walls are the latest trend to combat air pollution in major cities, but can a few square metres of plant matter really solve the problem?...
18:51, 2019-08-20

People of color live with 66% more air pollution, US study finds African Americans in the north-east and mid-Atlantic are exposed to 61% more pollution particles from burning gasolinePeople of color in the American north-east and mid-Atlantic are living with 66% more air pollution from vehicles than white residents are, according to a new analysis from the Union ...
18:51, 2019-06-27

Diesel cars emit more air pollution on hot days, study says Emissions rose 20-30% in Paris when temperatures topped 30C, raising urgent questions as the climate gets hotterEmissions from diesel cars – even newer and supposedly cleaner models – increase on hot days, a new study has found, raising questions over how cities suffering from air pollution can deal...
17:00, 2019-09-10

Paris bans up to 60% of its cars as heatwave worsens pollution Paris has banned more than half of the cars registered in the region from its roads as a record heatwave worsens air pollution, the most drastic restrictions ever imposed there, officials said....
02:34, 2019-06-28

Air pollution 'may affect number of eggs ovaries can produce' Results suggest environmental factors could play a role in female reproductive healthAir pollution has been linked to a drop in activity of a woman’s ovaries, researchers have revealed.Experts say the findings suggest the female reproductive system is affected by environmental factors, although the ...
01:34, 2019-06-28

Air pollution inside my house could kill me. What are you breathing in at your home? According to the EPA, most of us spend 90% of our time indoors, exposed to air that is up to five times more polluted than outdoors. Tech can help.       ...
06:17, 2019-09-16

Berlin's Kreuzberg asks residents to sit out pollution — literally How do you make a city more sustainable? One street in the Berlin neighborhood of Kreuzberg is trying to figure that out with local democracy, yellow furniture and green dots. But not everyone is happy....
19:51, 2019-07-31

Air pollution in cities as bad for lungs as smoking 20 cigarettes a day, study says Living on a busy road for a decade was found to be equivalent to getting through a packet of cigarettes daily — for 29 years, according to research by the University of Washington....
18:34, 2019-08-14

Scientist warns of Everest dangers from pollution, melting A scientist says Mount Everest and its surrounding peaks are increasingly polluted and warmer, and nearby glaciers are melting at an alarming rate that is likely to make it dangerous for future climbers...
04:17, 2019-06-05

Air pollution, especially ozone, tied to worsening lung damage (Reuters Health) - The more exposure people have to air pollution, especially ozone, the more lung damage they develop over time, a U.S. study suggests....
01:17, 2019-08-15

Turkey: Censorship fogging up pollution researchers' work In Turkey, rapid urbanization and poor pollution control are impacting public health, according to researchers. They say the government is fully aware, and is punishing experts who've tried to warn the public....
16:17, 2019-09-17

Mysterious ozone-destroying pollution has been traced to China Last year, a report surfaced that suggested someone, somewhere was producing a huge amount of an ozone-destroying chemical which had already been banned worldwide way back in 2010. Scientists knew it was being pumped into the air, but they didn’t know where it was coming from or who was doing ...
02:51, 2019-05-23

Minorities in the US breathe in more air pollution caused by white people Black and Hispanic people are disproportionately exposed to air pollution produced by white people, a study analyzing personal consumption has foundBlack and Hispanic people are disproportionately exposed to air pollution caused mainly by the consumer behaviours of white people in the US, according ...
11:00, 2019-06-09

Flood Advisory issued June 20 at 10:23PM EDT until June 23 at 8:00AM EDT by NWS Jackson KY The Kentucky River at Heidelberg The Kentucky River near Ravenna The Flood Advisory continues for The Kentucky River near Ravenna * until Sunday morning. * at 9:15 PM Thursday the stage was 18.4 feet. * Flood stage is 21.0 feet. * Forecast…The river will rise to near 20.0 feet by early tomorro...
04:34, 2019-06-21

Flood Advisory issued June 20 at 4:23AM CDT until June 20 at 7:30AM CDT by NWS Louisville KY The National Weather Service in Louisville has issued a * Flood Advisory for… Southeastern Green County in central Kentucky… Northern Adair County in south central Kentucky… * Until 730 AM CDT. * At 423 AM CDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to thunderstorms. This will caus...
11:51, 2019-06-20

Flood Advisory issued June 6 at 7:08PM EDT until June 6 at 10:45PM EDT by NWS Jackson KY The National Weather Service in JACKSON KY has issued a * Urban and Small Stream Flood Advisory for… Southeastern Bath County in east central Kentucky… Northwestern Morgan County in southeastern Kentucky… Northern Menifee County in east central Kentucky… Southeastern Rowan Co...
02:34, 2019-06-07

Flood Advisory issued June 20 at 10:23PM EDT until June 22 at 8:00PM EDT by NWS Jackson KY The Kentucky River at Heidelberg The Kentucky River near Ravenna The Flood Advisory continues for The Kentucky River at Heidelberg * until Saturday evening. * at 9:45 PM Thursday the stage was 17.9 feet. * Flood stage is 20.0 feet. * Forecast…The river will rise to near 18.5 feet by tomorrow m...
04:34, 2019-06-21

Flood Advisory issued June 17 at 9:36PM EDT until June 18 at 12:30AM EDT by NWS Louisville KY The National Weather Service in Louisville has issued a * Flood Advisory for Minor Flooding in Poor Drainage Areas for… Northeastern Shelby County in central Kentucky… Northern Franklin County in central Kentucky… * Until 1230 AM EDT. * At 936 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy ...
05:00, 2019-06-18

Flood Advisory issued June 6 at 6:28PM CDT until June 6 at 9:30PM CDT by NWS Louisville KY The National Weather Service in Louisville has issued a * Flood Advisory for… Northeastern Barren County in south central Kentucky… Metcalfe County in south central Kentucky… Southwestern Adair County in south central Kentucky… * Until 930 PM CDT. * At 627 PM CDT, Doppler rad...
02:34, 2019-06-07

Flood Advisory issued June 6 at 6:12PM EDT until June 6 at 9:15PM EDT by NWS Jackson KY The National Weather Service in JACKSON KY has issued a * Flood Advisory for… Powell County in east central Kentucky… Southwestern Morgan County in southeastern Kentucky… Central Estill County in east central Kentucky… Southern Menifee County in east central Kentucky… N...
02:34, 2019-06-07

Flood Advisory issued June 28 at 5:07PM EDT until June 28 at 8:00PM EDT by NWS Jackson KY The National Weather Service in JACKSON KY has issued a * Flood Advisory for… Northeastern Knox County in southeastern Kentucky… Southeastern Clay County in southeastern Kentucky… * Until 800 PM EDT. * At 506 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to thunderstorms. Radar es...
00:00, 2019-06-29

Flood Advisory issued June 19 at 3:59PM EDT until June 19 at 7:00PM EDT by NWS Jackson KY The National Weather Service in JACKSON KY has issued a * Flood Advisory for… East central Lee County in southeastern Kentucky… South central Wolfe County in southeastern Kentucky… * Until 700 PM EDT. * At 358 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to thunderstorms. This wi...
22:00, 2019-06-19

Flood Advisory issued June 6 at 6:10PM EDT until June 6 at 9:45PM EDT by NWS Jackson KY The National Weather Service in JACKSON KY has issued a * Urban and Small Stream Flood Advisory for Poor Drainage Areas for… Southeastern Johnson County in northeastern Kentucky… Northwestern Knott County in southeastern Kentucky… Northern Floyd County in southeastern Kentucky̷...
02:34, 2019-06-07

Flood Advisory issued June 6 at 8:28PM EDT until June 6 at 11:30PM EDT by NWS Jackson KY The National Weather Service in JACKSON KY has issued a * Flood Advisory for… Northern Montgomery County in east central Kentucky… Bath County in east central Kentucky… Fleming County in east central Kentucky… Rowan County in east central Kentucky… * Until 1130 PM EDT. ...
04:34, 2019-06-07

Flood Advisory issued June 6 at 6:47PM EDT until June 6 at 10:15PM EDT by NWS Jackson KY The National Weather Service in JACKSON KY has issued a * Flood Advisory for… Martin County in northeastern Kentucky… East central Morgan County in southeastern Kentucky… Johnson County in northeastern Kentucky… Northeastern Floyd County in southeastern Kentucky… North ...
02:34, 2019-06-07

Flood Advisory issued June 7 at 2:57AM EDT until June 7 at 6:00AM EDT by NWS Jackson KY The National Weather Service in JACKSON KY has issued a * Flood Advisory for… Southwestern Laurel County in south central Kentucky… Southeastern Pulaski County in south central Kentucky… * Until 600 AM EDT. * At 257 AM EDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain that will cause minor f...
10:17, 2019-06-07

Flood Advisory issued June 19 at 11:48PM EDT until June 20 at 1:45AM EDT by NWS Jackson KY The National Weather Service in JACKSON KY has issued a * Urban and Small Stream Flood Advisory for… Laurel County in south central Kentucky… Northwestern Knox County in southeastern Kentucky… Southeastern Pulaski County in south central Kentucky… Northeastern McCreary County...
07:17, 2019-06-20

Flood Advisory issued June 19 at 6:26PM EDT until June 19 at 9:30PM EDT by NWS Louisville KY The National Weather Service in Louisville has issued a * Flood Advisory for… Northeastern Clark County in south central Indiana… Northeastern Oldham County in central Kentucky… Southern Trimble County in central Kentucky… Northwestern Henry County in central Kentucky… ...
02:34, 2019-06-20

Flood Advisory issued June 22 at 11:14AM EDT until June 22 at 2:15PM EDT by NWS Jackson KY The National Weather Service in JACKSON KY has issued a * Flood Advisory for… Southwestern Bell County in southeastern Kentucky… Southwestern Knox County in southeastern Kentucky… McCreary County in south central Kentucky… Whitley County in south central Kentucky… * Unt...
19:17, 2019-06-22

Flood Advisory issued June 18 at 10:11PM EDT until June 19 at 2:36PM EDT by NWS Louisville KY Elkhorn Creek Near Peaks Mill affecting the following counties in Kentucky…Franklin. The Flood Advisory continues for THE Elkhorn Creek Near Peaks Mill. * until Wednesday afternoon. * At 9:15 PM Tuesday the stage was 9.2 feet. * Flood stage is 10.0 feet. * Forecast…The river will fall t...
04:34, 2019-06-19

Flood Advisory issued June 16 at 6:22PM EDT until June 16 at 8:15PM EDT by NWS Louisville KY The National Weather Service in Louisville has issued a * Urban and Small Stream Flood Advisory for… East central Spencer County in central Kentucky… South central Shelby County in central Kentucky… Northern Mercer County in central Kentucky… Woodford County in central Kentuc...
00:51, 2019-06-17

Flood Advisory issued June 17 at 11:15PM EDT until June 18 at 2:15AM EDT by NWS Jackson KY The National Weather Service in JACKSON KY has issued a * Flood Advisory for… Northwestern Bath County in east central Kentucky… Fleming County in east central Kentucky… Northern Rowan County in east central Kentucky… * Until 215 AM EDT. * At 1114 PM EDT, Doppler radar indica...
05:34, 2019-06-18

Flood Advisory issued June 21 at 11:28PM EDT until June 23 at 8:00AM EDT by NWS Jackson KY The Kentucky River near Ravenna The Flood Advisory continues for The Kentucky River near Ravenna. * until Sunday morning. * at 10:15 PM Friday the stage was 18.1 feet. * Flood stage is 21.0 feet. * Forecast…The river will continue to fall – reaching 17 feet around noon EDT on Saturday. P...
05:34, 2019-06-22

Flood Advisory issued June 21 at 11:04AM EDT until June 22 at 8:00PM EDT by NWS Jackson KY The Kentucky River at Heidelberg The Kentucky River near Ravenna The Flood Advisory continues for The Kentucky River at Heidelberg. * until Saturday evening. * at 9:45 AM Friday the stage was 17.7 feet. * Flood stage is 20.0 feet. * Forecast…The river will fall to near 17.4 feet this afternoo...
19:34, 2019-06-21

Flood Advisory issued June 17 at 6:26PM EDT until June 17 at 10:15PM EDT by NWS Jackson KY The National Weather Service in JACKSON KY has issued a * Flood Advisory for… Southeastern Laurel County in south central Kentucky… Northwestern Knox County in southeastern Kentucky… Southwestern Clay County in southeastern Kentucky… * Until 1015 PM EDT. * At 621 PM EDT, Dopp...
01:34, 2019-06-18

Flood Advisory issued June 18 at 2:37AM EDT until June 19 at 2:36PM EDT by NWS Louisville KY Elkhorn Creek Near Peaks Mill affecting the following counties in Kentucky…Franklin. The National Weather Service in Louisville KY has issued a * Flood Advisory for the Elkhorn Creek Near Peaks Mill. * until Wednesday afternoon. * At 2:15 AM Tuesday the stage was 9.3 feet. * Flood stage is 10...
09:51, 2019-06-18

Flood Advisory issued June 22 at 9:31AM EDT until June 22 at 12:30PM EDT by NWS Louisville KY The National Weather Service in Louisville has issued a * Flood Advisory for… Central Marion County in central Kentucky… Northeastern Taylor County in central Kentucky… Central Casey County in central Kentucky… * Until 1230 PM EDT. * At 931 AM EDT, Doppler radar indicated hea...
15:34, 2019-06-22

Flood Advisory issued June 18 at 1:03AM EDT until June 18 at 4:00AM EDT by NWS Louisville KY The National Weather Service in Louisville has issued a * Flood Advisory for… Northern Mercer County in central Kentucky… Southern Woodford County in central Kentucky… Northwestern Jessamine County in central Kentucky… Washington County in central Kentucky… Fayette Co...
09:51, 2019-06-18

Flood Advisory issued June 8 at 7:29PM EDT until June 8 at 10:30PM EDT by NWS Jackson KY The National Weather Service in JACKSON KY has issued a * Urban and Small Stream Flood Advisory for Poor Drainage Areas for… Western Laurel County in south central Kentucky… Northeastern Pulaski County in south central Kentucky… Rockcastle County in south central Kentucky… * ...
02:34, 2019-06-09

Flood Advisory issued June 17 at 11:01PM EDT until June 18 at 2:00AM EDT by NWS Louisville KY The National Weather Service in Louisville has issued a * Flood Advisory for… Scott County in central Kentucky… Franklin County in central Kentucky… * Until 200 AM EDT. * At 1100 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to thunderstorms. This will cause minor flooding in the ...
05:34, 2019-06-18

Boil water advisory issued for Lake Louise after water main break over weekend The Lake Louise Fire Department told people to boil water for a minimum of two minutes before drinking, brushing teeth, washing fruits and vegetables, and doing dishes....
06:34, 2019-08-20

The fall of coal and its pollution-linked deaths is boosting the economy Enlarge / Livestock production has become one of the United States' largest sources of particulate pollution. (credit: Wikimedia Commons/Jessica Reeder) Many economic activities create what are called "externalities": costs that aren't accounted for in their products but are paid for by society at...
23:51, 2019-09-10

Scotland to allow supersized salmon-farms if they pass pollution tests New policy expected to see larger farms created in deeper water further off Scottish coastScottish salmon farmers will be allowed to create supersized farms in return for accepting much stricter controls on parasites and marine pollution.The Scottish Environment Protection Agency (Sepa) has said it ...
21:34, 2019-06-05

Women-only crew on two-year sea voyage to tackle plastic pollution Ten members of the public - including a police constable and yoga teacher - are setting sail on a two-year scientific trip to analyse ocean plastics....
17:17, 2019-10-08

Australian power stations among world's worst for toxic air pollution Coal-fired stations in Victoria’s Latrobe Valley and NSW’s Lake Macquarie region among biggest hotspots for deadly sulphur dioxide, report findsPower stations in Victoria’s Latrobe Valley and New South Wales’s Lake Macquarie region have been named on a list of the world’s biggest hotspots for toxic ...
02:00, 2019-08-20

China's top steel city Tangshan summons 48 firms over air pollution China's top steelmaking city of Tangshan has summoned executives from 48 regional companies with high pollution emissions to a meeting and ordered them to trim output to reduce the smog....
14:51, 2019-06-17

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

E.P.A. Plans to Get Thousands of Pollution Deaths Off the Books by Changing Its Math The E.P.A. plans to change the way air pollution health risks are calculated in a way that would sharply lower estimated deaths from new, looser rules for coal plants....
14:38, 2019-05-21

Trump administration to roll back Obama-era pollution regulations EPA will reverse standards to install controls to curb leaks of methane, a potent pollutant contributing to the climate crisisThe Trump administration is rolling back requirements that oil and gas drillers correct leaks of methane – a potent heat-trapping pollutant contributing to the climate crisis...
19:00, 2019-08-29

Plastic pollution found at every depth of the ocean by deep-sea survey A deep-sea survey has found more tiny particles of plastic far below the surface of the Pacific than floating on its surface, with the highest levels around 300 metres down...
16:51, 2019-06-06

Raise car fuel prices to fight air pollution, says rightwing thinktank Bright Blue calls for zero VAT on electric cars and rewards for reporting idling vehiclesVehicle fuel taxes should rise to combat the air pollution crisis in the UK, with an extra charge on diesel, according to the conservative thinktank Bright Blue.A report calls for VAT to be abolished on electric...
10:00, 2019-08-12

India, China, Russia Have No Sense Of Pollution: Donald Trump US President Donald Trump has yet again attacked other big economies over climate change, claiming countries like India, China and Russia don't have "good" air or water and they don't fulfil their......
23:01, 2019-06-05

| Lead pollution in Zambia town a public health 'emergency': HRW Children living in a central Zambian mining town are still exposed to high levels of toxic lead 25 years after the mine closed, Human Rights Watch says, as lawyers announced plans to take legal action....
20:51, 2019-08-26

Ocean pollution: Your small business can right the ship, one plastic bag at a time Organizing a cleanup day with your small-business staff is a way to build camaraderie while tackling one of our biggest environmental problems.       ...
21:17, 2019-09-04

China slams 'repeat offender' Minmetals for more pollution violations Central government inspectors slammed the state-owned China Minmetals Corp Ltd for the second time in a week on Thursday, describing one of its steelmaking units as a "repeat offender" when it comes to violating environmental regulations....
12:51, 2019-08-22

Water Pollution Can Reduce Economic Growth By A Third, Says World Bank Heavily polluted water is reducing economic growth by up to a third in some countries, a World Bank report said Tuesday, calling for action to address human and environmental harm....
10:34, 2019-08-21

Sadiq Khan announces car-free day in London to tackle air pollution Event will take place on 22 September across 18 boroughs, with road closures and eventsSadiq Khan has announced plans to implement London’s biggest car-free day to date, closing 12.3 miles (20km) of roads in the centre of the capital in September.Roads will be closed for the event around London Brid...
08:34, 2019-06-20

'Dangerous' air pollution in Indonesia's Borneo leads to school closures Schools in two cities in the Indonesian part of Borneo island will be closed for a week after smoke from forest fires caused air quality to hit "dangerous" levels, a local government official said on Sunday....
23:17, 2019-09-15

China's top steelmaking city Tangshan tightens pollution controls The Chinese city of Tangshan has ordered steel mills and other industrial companies to curb output or emissions for four days as the mid-autumn public holidays begin, according to two sources and a document seen by Reuters, continuing wider efforts to tackle air pollution....
15:51, 2019-09-12

Air pollution particles found on foetal side of placentas – study Research finds black carbon breathed by mothers can cross into unborn childrenAir pollution particles have been found on the foetal side of placentas, indicating that unborn babies are directly exposed to the black carbon produced by motor traffic and fuel burning.The research is the first study to ...
08:17, 2019-09-18

South African government sued over coal and industrial air pollution South Africa's government has failed to tackle high air pollution levels in an area which is home to coal-fired power stations and refineries, a lawsuit filed by environmental and community groups says....
06:51, 2019-06-11

Segregation Has Left a Legacy of Asthma and Pollution in California Cities Lots of elements factor into whether a community suffers higher rates of asthma. There’s air pollution, access to healthcare, and even a genetic component. When Anthony Nardone, a medical student in the University of California at San Francisco and Berkeley’s Joint Medical Program, first began learn...
23:51, 2019-05-22

Air pollution in Birmingham 'shortens lives of children by half a year' City one of five required by government to set up a clean air zone to tackle nitrogen dioxide and PM2.5sPrimary school children who grow up in Birmingham could lose half a year of their lives due to illegal levels of air pollution in the city, a new report warns.The study examines levels of nitrogen...
13:34, 2019-07-08

Ethnic minority children are exposed to more noise pollution at school Schoolchildren in the US who are from poorer or ethnic minority backgrounds are much more likely to be exposed to noise pollution from cars and planes...
17:34, 2019-06-13

Commercial Space Ride Secured for NASA’s New Air Pollution Sensor NASA has secured a host satellite provider and ride into space for an instrument that will dramatically advance our understanding of air quality over North America....
02:00, 2019-07-23

China's Solar Industry Could Get a Nearly $7 Billion Boost From Cleaning Up Air Pollution Reducing air pollution is objectively good. In addition to providing huge public health benefits, new findings show it would also give China solar generating industry a big boost in productivity.Read more......
23:00, 2019-07-08

Plastics pollution? Course urged golfers to hit balls into Lake Michigan A diver and photographer commissioned by the Free Press found hundreds of balls in Lake Michigan off Arcadia Bluffs' 12th hole.        ...
01:01, 2019-07-24

Trump's EPA attacks California with claim that state is lax on water pollution The agency blames the homeless crisis for the problem, an allegation state authorities have fiercely deniedThe Trump administration escalated its feud with California, accusing the state of failing to stop water pollution from such sources as human waste left on the pavement by the homeless in big c...
14:00, 2019-09-27

China extends pollution curbs ahead of National Day celebrations The heavy industrial city of Xuzhou in the eastern Chinese province of Jiangsu will shut local factories on Thursday as part of efforts to reduce smog ahead of the country's National Day celebrations next week, the local government said....
04:17, 2019-09-26

EPA cites San Francisco for 'water pollution', fulfilling Trump's threat President had said agency would issue a notice because city allowed waste from homeless population to flow into the ocean The Trump administration issued an environmental notice of violation to San Francisco on Wednesday, fulfilling Donald Trump’s threat to cite the city over an inaccurate claim tha...
09:34, 2019-10-03

A pollution crackdown compounds slowdown woes in China's heartland For years, China's industrial heartland has been cloaked in smog, its waterways choked with pollution pumped from enormous clusters of factories churning out the mountains of cement and steel needed to build the Chinese economy....
07:01, 2019-05-24

Barcelona port is worst in Europe for cruise ship air pollution City tops list of 50 European ports for both sulphur oxide and nitrogen oxide emissionsThe port of Barcelona, a city already overwhelmed by mass tourism, has topped a list of 50 European ports for the amount of air pollution produced there by cruise ships, according to a report.In 2017 cruise ships ...
14:34, 2019-06-07

BS6 Will Not Bring Pollution Down, A Proper Scrappage Policy Will: Daimler India CEO Daimler India MD and CEO, Satyakam Arya says the by shifting to BS6 from BS4 we will not bring down pollution, but only add less to the environment. To effectively bring down pollution India needs a......
11:34, 2019-09-12

City of London plans to cut speed limit to reduce pollution The City of London Corporation, which runs London's historic finance district, has proposed a new, lower speed limit of 15 miles per hour and the closure of some streets at lunchtime in an effort to reduce air pollution....
20:17, 2019-05-24

E.P.A. Plans to Curtail the Ability of Communities to Oppose Pollution Permits The agency is preparing to weaken rules that, for a quarter-century, have given communities a voice in deciding how much industrial pollution may legally be released nearby....
00:51, 2019-07-13

Protests meet lifting of Madrid’s anti-pollution measures MADRID (AP) — Protesters have disrupted traffic in downtown Madrid where the new conservative city council is scrapping bans and fines for polluting vehicles. Activists with banners sat down in the street during the morning rush-hour Monday around the Madrid Central part of the Spanish capital where...
14:00, 2019-07-01

Billions of air pollution particles found in hearts of city dwellers Exclusive: Study shows associated damage to critical pumping muscles, even in childrenThe hearts of young city dwellers contain billions of toxic air pollution particles, research has revealed.Even in the study’s youngest subject, who was three, damage could be seen in the cells of the organ’s criti...
18:17, 2019-07-12

Chinese air pollution dimmed sunlight enough to impact solar panels Enlarge (credit: Han Jun Zeng / Flickr) Coal is seen by many as an enemy of renewable energy and the first fossil fuel in line for elimination as things like solar and wind generation have gotten cheaper. But counterattacks from coal can go even further than lobbying against pro-renewable policies...
00:51, 2019-07-11

Babies exposed to air pollution have greater risk of death - study Infant mortality rate higher in babies exposed to pollutants such as sulphur dioxideBabies living in areas with high levels of air pollution have a greater risk of death than those surrounded by cleaner air, a study has found.It is not the first study to investigate the link between air pollution an...
01:34, 2019-09-27

The fall of coal, and its pollution-linked deaths, is boosting the economy Enlarge / Livestock production has become one of the United States' largest sources of particulate pollution. (credit: Wikimedia Commons/Jessica Reeder) Many economic activities create what are called "externalities": costs that aren't accounted for in their products but are paid for by society at...
00:34, 2019-09-12

Take action on air pollution to save lives, and the planet, urges UN chief In a message to mark World Environment Day, celebrated on Wednesday, UN Secretary-General António Guterres has emphasized the link between worsening levels of air pollution and the climate crisis....
22:17, 2019-06-04

Jerome Facher, 93, Dies; Won Acquittal in Noted Pollution Case After children died from toxic water, he defended the conglomerate Beatrice Foods in a case that became the basis of the book and movie “A Civil Action.”...
00:00, 2019-10-04

Trump drilling leases could create more climate pollution than EU does in a year US has offered close to 378m acres of public lands and waters for oil and gas leasing since Trump took office through April 2019Donald Trump’s leases of public lands and waters for oil and gas drilling could lead to the production of more climate-warming pollution than the entire European Union cont...
08:34, 2019-07-17

Coca-Cola, Pepsi highlight the 20 corporations producing the most ocean pollution About 70% of the Earth’s surface is covered by oceans, and some corporations treat them better than others.        ...
02:17, 2019-06-18

Light pollution's effects on birds may help to spread West Nile virus Birds are the main host of West Nile virus, and outbreaks among infected sparrows are 41 per cent more likely if the birds are exposed to light pollution...
10:34, 2019-07-24

Chinese steel city steps up fines, prosecutions in pollution battle China's smog-prone northern city of Tangshan has issued new guidelines to punish and prosecute companies and individuals found guilty of pollution offences, amid warnings it might miss its air quality goals for this year....
15:00, 2019-10-03

With a premature death every five seconds, air pollution is violation of human rights, says UN expert An independent UN expert said on Monday that the failure of governments across the world to ensure clear air, constitutes a “violation of the rights to life, health and well-being, as well as the right to live in a healthy environment.”...
18:34, 2019-06-03

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

'What they put on the fields contaminates our water': Iowa's pollution problem | Anna Jones Decades of adding fertilisers and manure to drive Iowa’s crop production has loaded the land with nutrients it can’t hold on to – and they’re ending up in the water supplyBrent Bierbaum climbs into the ditch running alongside one of his corn fields and dips a nitrate testing strip into the water. He...
14:00, 2019-09-27

China's Minmetals says to close rare earth unit after pollution violations The rare earths arm of state-owned China Minmetals Corporation said one of its units would halt production with immediate effect from Thursday after failing to rectify a series of environmental offences....
14:00, 2019-08-16

Suspected 'pollution incident' turns River Frome tributary blue Environment Agency analysing Somerset stream but says there are no reports of dead wildlifeA mysterious substance that has turned a tributary of a river in the West Country bright blue is being investigated by the Environment Agency.Tests are being carried out on the River Frome in Somerset this wee...
20:00, 2019-08-10

Bali officially bans all single-use plastic to curb ocean pollution Bali has banned the use of single-use plastic items in a bid to cut down on ocean pollution. The law prohibiting plastic bags, straws and Styrofoam has come into effect as of July 2, after a six-month transition period that ended last month. The Indonesian government has ambitious goals for the poli...
20:51, 2019-07-02

4 Your Health: Air pollution possibly linked to bipolar disorder and poor vision Many diabetics are cutting back on their medication because of cost. According to a new report from the CDC, 10 percent of adults were considered to be diabetic last year. Among those, more than 13 percent did not take their medication as prescribed and nearly a quarter had asked their doctor for a ...
09:17, 2019-08-22

Andrew Forrest launches US$300m war on plastic to tackle ocean pollution Mining billionaire’s initiative would see manufacturers of virgin plastic pay premium for doing so Mining billionaire Andrew “Twiggy” Forrest is launching a business-driven initiative to try to tackle the hundreds of millions of tonnes of plastic waste produced every year around the globe.Forrest, t...
13:34, 2019-09-25

Timeline: Trump aims to end half century of California regulating car pollution The Trump administration said on Thursday it was revoking California's power to set its own fuel efficiency laws, a move that could lead to legal battles over environmental policy issues that will affect the auto industry and consumers....
23:00, 2019-09-19

A Professor's Tweets Bring Back Focus On Ganga Pollution In Varanasi A professor at the Banaras Hindu University in Varanasi is trying to highlight the issue of water pollution in the Ganges using the medium of Twitter in a bid to prompt authorities to take action....
17:51, 2019-07-09

Harris County plans lawsuit against Valero for Houston refinery pollution Harris County in Texas plans to sue Valero Energy Corp for pollution from its Houston refinery, the head of the county's environmental law department said on Friday....
11:17, 2019-06-29

World Migratory Bird Day highlights deadly risks of plastic pollution Saturday marks World Migratory Bird Day which, this year, is raising awareness about the serious threats that plastic pollution poses to bird life, with a call for urgent measures to end the problem. ...
14:51, 2019-05-21

China's steel heartland Hebei warns cities for pollution failures China's biggest steel producing province of Hebei has summoned the leaders of three cities after they failed to control air pollution in the first half of this year, the local environmental protection agency said in a notice....
09:34, 2019-08-12

Greener and fairer: Balancing pollution, energy prices, and household income Governments that impose taxes on carbon dioxide and other greenhouse gas emissions can benefit from a cleaner, more climate-friendly environment and a revenue stream that can be tapped to lower other taxes and create jobs. But environmental taxes may also exact an excessive financial burden on low-i...
02:51, 2019-09-26

Lake Titicaca, once considered Andean deity, faces pollution threat Isaac Callizaya, 39, grew up with the sound of waves lapping on the shores of Lake Titicaca, a giant body of water on the border between Bolivia and Peru that at 3,800 meters (12,500 ft) above sea level is the highest navigable lake in the world....
21:34, 2019-09-05

White House Prepares to Revoke California’s Right to Set Tougher Pollution Rules The move is a direct challenge to California but also the latest sign the president’s broader effort to roll back fuel economy standards has fallen into disarray....
02:00, 2019-09-06

£1bn Silvertown tunnel will slash Blackwall traffic and air pollution, say transport chiefs The new Silvertown tunnel under the Thames will "effectively" eliminate congestion and slash air pollution around London's worst road bottleneck, transport chiefs said today....
14:00, 2019-05-30

Satellite images reveal extent of air pollution caused by Amazon fires Destructive blazes in the Amazon rainforest are spewing a toxic brew into the air and causing a spike in air pollution, new satellite images from the European Space Agency show....
18:51, 2019-09-12

Trump’s Rollback of Auto Pollution Rules Shows Signs of Disarray The White House, blindsided by a pact between California and four automakers, appears to be losing ground in its effort to prevent any more for joining the agreement....
13:51, 2019-08-20

Asian Cities Turn To Electric Vehicles In Anti-Pollution Drive Asian cities are switching to electric vehicles in a bid to tackle worsening air quality, cut climate changing emissions, and expand their public transport networks, climate experts said on Friday....
10:00, 2019-09-07

UK's pollution death toll higher than Ireland, France and Spain The UK has a higher death rate from toxic air than many European neighbours including Ireland, France and Spain, the World Health Organisation revealed today....
18:34, 2019-06-27

China coal hub Shanxi slams seven cities for pollution spike in 2019 China's top coal-producing province of Shanxi has reprimanded seven of its cities after a spike in air pollution in the first five months of 2019, the country's environment ministry said in a notice late Thursday....
04:51, 2019-06-21

Texas county sues Exxon over air pollution from petrochemical fire: official Harris County, Texas sued Exxon Mobil Corp on Thursday over pollution from a fire a day earlier at the company's Baytown Olefins Plant, according to an attorney for the county....
17:51, 2019-08-02

Emails show Trump EPA overruled career staff on Wisconsin air pollution Politically appointed U.S. environmental officials last year overruled concerns of career scientists about air pollution in a Wisconsin county where U.S. President Donald Trump has pushed for a factory to be built by Foxconn Technology Co, newly released internal emails show....
22:34, 2019-05-28

Indian city Pune hits brake on car traffic to curb pollution Extreme traffic jams and air pollution are commonplace in Indian cities. Pune, in the country's west, wants to transform its transportation system and be a role model to other places like capital Delhi....
18:34, 2019-08-07

Meet the Woman Sailing Around the World to Raise Awareness About Plastic Pollution The first time self-described “ocean advocate” Emily Penn was confronted by the magnitude of the plastic pollution problem was during an international sailing expedition 10 years ago. She spotted bits of debris, things like toothbrushes, floating in the water a thousand miles from land, ...
08:51, 2019-06-07

China steel mill boss detained for pollution offences: state media The boss of a steel mill in the city of Tangshan in Hebei province has been detained after his plant was found to have violated anti-smog restrictions, state media reported on Monday....
06:51, 2019-07-22

City leaders call for £1.5bn ‘clean air fund’ to tackle illegal pollution levels News 2 Sep, 2019 Cities and regions with pollution beyond legal limits want funds to pay residents and businesses to scrap their old diesel cars...
12:51, 2019-09-03

Potentially harmful carbon pollution reaches fetal side of placenta: study (Reuters Health) - Airborne carbon particles that can cause health problems in adults and children are getting into the placenta as it nourishes a developing fetus, a new study has found....
22:51, 2019-09-17

School at centre of Guardian's Cancer Town series may move students due to air pollution Emissions of a likely carcinogen emitted by a nearby plant have been recorded at levels hundreds of times above the safe limitLocal officials in Reserve, Louisiana, are examining the prospect of removing pupils from an elementary school situated a few hundred feet from a chemical plant that presents...
09:51, 2019-08-24

Twitter storm: noise pollution creates havoc for birds, study shows Human activities could be affecting reproduction and even normal social behaviourBirds are even more disrupted by their noisy neighbours than had been thought previously, researchers have found. And human activities could be preventing birds from reproducing and even developing normal social behavio...
03:01, 2019-06-20

Italy: Taranto residents rise up to stop air pollution claiming local lives Parents in the southern Italian city of Taranto are taking on the Arcelor Mittal Italia steelworks they say is polluting the air and killing their children....
02:51, 2019-06-05

Carnival pleads guilty to pollution, probation violations; cruise line fined $20M “The company pleads guilty,” Carnival's CEO told a federal judge yesterday, admitting cruise line continued to pollute oceans after 2016 conviction.        ...
02:34, 2019-06-05

London mayor Sadiq Khan announces car-free day to tackle pollution crisis London is to get a much-needed breath of fresh air on its most extensive car-free day to date, with 12.4 miles (20km) of road to be closed in the centre of the British capital....
16:17, 2019-06-20

Seven tonnes of marine plastic pollution collected on remote Arnhem Land beach Water bottles, cigarette lighters and fishing nets were among garbage found on Djulpan beach, Sea Shepherd saysFurther evidence that plastic does not discriminate as it spreads across the planet: the marine conservation organisation Sea Shepherd said it is washing up in large quantities on a remote ...
06:34, 2019-09-06

London, England pushing cargo bikes in effort to reduce congestion, pollution The push follows London's establishment of its Ultra Low Emissions Zone (ULEZ) to help reduce the high levels of vehicle pollution recorded on its streets....
14:17, 2019-08-09

Carbon pollution import tax proposed by Biden and Inslee would be unworkable, economists warn Presidential candidates Joe Biden and Jay Inslee both took a shot at China and other heavy-polluting countries this week by releasing climate change plans that would tax imports of carbon-intensive goods....
11:17, 2019-06-07

Authors of punk history mainstay Please Kill Me preparing an oral history of Charles Manson and his "girls" First published back in 1996, Legs McNeil and Gillian McCain’s Please Kill Me helped kick off a new trend in the world of music journalism, employing the oral history format to allow people—from all levels of fame and success—to tell their own stories about the wild punk scene of 1970s New York. McN...
10:34, 2019-08-11

China calls out big state firms, others on pollution violations amid slowing economy fears China has publicly accused dozens of firms, including some of its biggest state enterprises, of exceeding pollution limits and breaching monitoring standards, as concerns rise that the slowing economy is undermining a five-year war on pollution....
23:51, 2019-05-21

Pollution and Climate Change Are Making Mount Everest More Dangerous for Climbers, U.S. Scientist Warns (KATHMANDU, Nepal) — Mount Everest and its surrounding peaks are increasingly polluted and warmer, and nearby glaciers are melting at an alarming rate that is likely to make it more dangerous for future climbers, a U.S. scientist who spent weeks in the Everest region said Tuesday. Prof. John A...
19:00, 2019-06-04

Light pollution may increase risk of West Nile virus jumping from birds to humans The risk of West Nile virus spreading among animal populations and making the jump from birds to humans may be greater in areas with light pollution....
22:51, 2019-07-24

West Virginia coal industry data shows excessive pollution: green groups Several West Virginia coal mines, including some owned by the governor's family, have released many times the allowable amounts of pollutants into nearby waterways in recent years without being penalized by regulators, according to environmental groups citing state data....
19:00, 2019-06-04

Trump rolls back key Obama climate rule that targeted coal pollution – live Experts warn new rule could help some of America’s dirtiest coal plants to keep running, while Hope Hicks testifies on Mueller and RussiaSign up for the US briefing and get a new perspective 4.17pm BST Coleman Hughes, a columnist at the online magazine Quillette, is now testifying against reparation...
17:34, 2019-06-19

Turns out there's more plastic pollution in the deep ocean than the Great Pacific Garbage Patch The problem of plastic in the ocean is worse than feared. There’s actually more microplastic 1,000 feet down than there is in the Great Pacific Garbage Patch.        ...
04:00, 2019-06-07

Notre Dame Cleanup to Resume with Protection Rules After Toxic Lead Pollution Concerns (PARIS) — Cleanup work at fire-ravaged Notre Dame Cathedral will resume later this month but under stricter lead-protection rules, amid growing public concern about toxic pollution. Under pressure from labor inspectors concerned about lead risks, the Paris region administration suspended clean...
06:00, 2019-08-03

Trump ditches sole climate rule that aimed to reduce coal plant pollution Administration to roll back Obama-era Clean Power PlanTrump’s EPA chief says he’s ‘leveling the playing field’ Donald Trump’s administration is finalizing plans to roll back the US government’s only direct efforts to curb coal-fired power plant pollution that is heating the planet. Related: Trump ro...
19:34, 2019-06-19

‘Bicycle Kingdom’ makes a comeback, as China seeks solutions to tackle air pollution crisis Cars have replaced bicycles as the primary means of transport in many Chinese cities but, with air pollution a major problem for the country, the bike is making a comeback, thanks to digital technology, and some 21st Century thinking....
03:17, 2019-06-04

LanzaTech aims to fuel jets and make consumer goods from recycled carbon pollution LanzaTech has proved it can transform greenhouse gas emissions into fuels and chemicals. Now the company is trying to bring its clean tech to the masses....
16:51, 2019-05-21

Automakers make last-gasp push to stop Trump from rolling back car pollution rules Leading U.S. automakers are making an 11th-hour push to stop the Trump administration from dramatically weakening Obama-era fuel efficiency standards, warning doing so would bring “untenable” uncertainty and lead to drawn-out litigation....
20:00, 2019-06-07

Killer smog: Even small amounts of air pollution linked to risk of early death, study finds Smog isn't just annoying, it's deadly: Exposure to toxic air pollutants is linked to increased cardiovascular and respiratory death rates, study says.        ...
20:17, 2019-08-22

Satellite imagery of Amazon rainforest fire shows massive carbon monoxide pollution plume As the Amazon rainforest burns at unprecedented levels, new satellite imagery from NASA shows an enormous cloud of poisonous carbon monoxide rising from the devastation....
17:34, 2019-08-27

4 Warn Monsoon: Preparing for Monsoon 2019 TUCSON – The News 4 Tucson storm alert team is helping you prepare for monsoon 2019. Excessive heat can be a danger faced by those in southern Arizona. According to the National Weather Service, heat kills more people than tornadoes, floods, hurricanes, Earthquakes and lightning combined. News...
10:34, 2019-06-11

Russian Coal Plant Tells Instagrammers to Please Stop Taking Selfies in Its Pollution-Filled Waste Dump The turquoise water of a lake in Siberia looks like a tropical paradise, and it’s drawn in hundreds of Instagramers who have posed in and around the “Novosibirsk Maldives.” But it’s not white sands or microscopic plankton that give the water its unusual hue. The “lake” is actually a human-made ash d...
00:17, 2019-07-11

Coca-Cola, PepsiCo break ties with plastic lobbying group amid mounting scrutiny over pollution The beverage giants join other companies like Clorox, Becton Dickinson and Ecolab, which ended memberships with the Plastics Industry Association last year....
00:34, 2019-07-24

Tuesday’s Daily Brief: violence surges in Nigeria, anti-Semitism on the march, taxing pollution to tackle climate crisis, and more Tuesday’s main stories include: thousands fleeing into Niger as violence surges in Nigeria; UN rights office condemns rise in anti-Semitic incidents; UN chief says tax pollution, not people for climate’s sake; North Koreans trapped in vicious cycle of corruption and bribery; Ebola latest from DR Con...
22:17, 2019-05-28

Tulsi Gabbard to report for active duty with National Guard for two weeks: report Presidential candidate Tulsi Gabbard will take a two-week hiatus from the campaign trail to report for active duty in Indonesia with the National Guard, the Democrat announced on Monday....
07:00, 2019-08-13

These are the 29 members of Congress born outside the US Ilhan Omar is one of 29 congressional members who were born outside of the United States – 24 representatives and five senators.       ...
18:34, 2019-07-15

EU members split over top job appointments EU leaders have failed to agree on key appointments to the bloc's most prestigious jobs, deferring their decision until the end of the month. Amid complex political horse trading, the task appears far from simple....
08:34, 2019-06-21

CBI Transfers More Than 200 Staff Members In a major shakeup to increase efficiency in the Central Bureau of Investigation, the agency has transferred over 200 staff members, including those who were posted at a station for over 10 years, as......
17:00, 2019-09-30

One Of The Best WW2 Board Games Is Now Even Better Memoir 44 was already one of the great tactical board games, stripping the rules of war down to their barest bones and emphasising speed and fun over rulers and fine print. Now, with the release of an expansion that adds aircraft miniatures to the game, it’s even more fun....
11:17, 2019-08-09

Bulletin Board Graduation guidance, e-learning around the globe, a scholarship program for refugees — and more. A collection of views and news from a special report on Learning....
08:51, 2019-06-07

The U.S. Election Watchdog Needs 4 of 6 Members to Enforce the Law. It Now Has 3. The Federal Election Commission is supposed to monitor how candidates raise and spend money, but it will no longer have enough commissioners to legally meet....
05:00, 2019-08-27