Sun, 21 Oct 2018 16:59:03 -0400

President Trump Calls Migrant Caravan a 'Disgrace to the Democratic Party'

President Trump Calls Migrant Caravan a 'Disgrace to the Democratic Party'The caravan crossed over into Mexico last night


Mon, 22 Oct 2018 00:53:34 -0400

Australia's Prime Minister Formally Apologized to Child Sex Abuse Victims

Australia's Prime Minister Formally Apologized to Child Sex Abuse VictimsAustralian Prime Minister Scott Morrison said the nation must acknowledge child sex abuse victims' long, painful journey


Mon, 22 Oct 2018 07:01:00 -0400

Stephen Hawking's thesis and wheelchair are to be auctioned off

Stephen Hawking's thesis and wheelchair are to be auctioned offChristie's is to hold an auction selling items related to the work of Stephen Hawking, Isaac Newton, Charles Darwin, and Albert Einstein. The most expensive guide price is for the 1965 doctoral thesis submitted by Hawking. Other items include on of Hawking's wheelchairs, a bomber jacket he owned and a script from"The Simpsons" cartoon series.


Sat, 20 Oct 2018 23:24:10 -0400

China-backed hydro dam threatens world's rarest orangutan

China-backed hydro dam threatens world's rarest orangutanA billion-dollar hydroelectric dam development in Indonesia that threatens the habitat of the world's rarest great ape has sparked fresh concerns about the impact of China's globe-spanning infrastructure drive. The site of the dam in the Batang Toru rainforest on Sumatra island is the only known habitat of the Tapanuli orangutan, a newly discovered species that numbers about 800 individuals in total. Indonesian firm PT North Sumatra Hydro Energy is building the power plant with backing from Sinosure, a Chinese state-owned enterprise (SOE) that insures overseas investment projects, and the Bank of China, company documents show.


Mon, 22 Oct 2018 10:58:00 -0400

Mars May Have Enough Oxygen to Sustain Subsurface Life

Mars May Have Enough Oxygen to Sustain Subsurface LifeThe ingredients for life are richer than we thought.


Sun, 21 Oct 2018 22:12:07 -0400

Turkey to Publicize Details From Its Investigation Into Jamal Khashoggi's Killing

Turkey to Publicize Details From Its Investigation Into Jamal Khashoggi's KillingIn a sign of growing pressure on Saudi Arabia, Turkey said it will announce details of its investigation


Mon, 22 Oct 2018 11:51:35 -0400

Ryanair Under Fire After a Passenger's Racist Tirade Was Caught on Video

Ryanair Under Fire After a Passenger's Racist Tirade Was Caught on VideoRyanair has faced criticism after a video posted online apparently showed the airline’s crew failing to take action to remove a passenger who launched a racist tirade against a fellow traveler.