This year’s best Christmas Markets

Christmas markets originated in the Middle Ages and have since become a popular tradition all over the world. Nowadays, many big cities...

Drinking two litres of water daily is excessive, new study shows

Public awareness campaigns promoting a healthy lifestyle urge us to drink at least 2 litres/ 8 glasses of water a day. According...

Wear turtlenecks to save on energy bills

People are developing cost-saving strategies as energy rates rise and winter approaches. To save on energy costs this winter, the governor of...

Tuvalu is uploading itself to the Metaverse

Tuvalu, one of the smallest countries in the world, is turning to the Metaverse to preserve its culture. With climate change threatening...

Recent anti-France protests in Burkina Faso

A new coalition called M30 Naaba Wobgo urges for the ending of cooperation agreements with France. Protests took place...

Trump’s Senate impeachment hearings will be driven by the GOP’s biggest...

Republicans have toadied to Trump since the day he took office, and in doing so, have left themselves with no room to...

BlackRock CEO says finance will be completely reshaped by the climate...

Climate change could be a bigger financial crisis than the 1970s inflation spike, the dot-com bubble and the Great Recession, BlackRock CEO...

Seattle Schools Send Home Unvaccinated Students

Wednesday was the deadline for proving compliance and nearly 800 Seattle students will be kept out of school because they aren't vaccinated...

What’s there to expect from Harvey Weinstein’s sex assault trial?

Movie mogul Harvey Weinstein heads to court Monday to face sex assault charges that could send him to prison for the rest...

US students continue to fall behind their pees in Europe and...

Global test results released Tuesday evaluating 15-year-olds’ academic performance in reading, math, and science again showed American students lagging behind their counterparts...

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Google gives up on quirky desert names and releases Android 10

Google gives up on quirky desert names and releases Android 10

Google may be doing away with its dessert naming scheme after a long, delicious run. The company announced on...
Denver says no to magic mushrooms in a major public vote

Denver says no to magic mushrooms in a major public vote

Voters in the Mile High City appeared to have voted down a first-in-the nation plan to decriminalize the use and possession of...
Sears sues former CEO Eddie Lampert, Treasury Secretary Mnuchin and others for allegedly stealing billions from retailer

Sears sues former CEO Eddie Lampert, Treasury Secretary Mnuchin and others for allegedly stealing...

Sears is suing former CEO and current Chairman Edward Lampert, claiming he and other company officials made billions off the failing retailer...
Volkswagen agrees to pay the US $1.2 billion fine for cheating on diesel emissions tests

Volkswagen agrees to pay the US $1.2 billion fine for cheating on diesel emissions...

German automaker Volkswagen saw its profit slip in the first quarter as the company set aside 1 billion euros ($1.1 billion) for...
What job activities will robots soon be taking over?

What job activities will robots soon be taking over?

As machines and software get ever smarter, how many more workers will they displace, and which ones exactly? Do they represent an...