Will the U.S. return to the Paris climate deal?

The French Development Agency (AFD) signed agreements with a clutch of African states including Niger and Tunisia to help them in their fight against climate change , including countering the effects of erosion. "Despite the hype, the One Planet sum... More..

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How healthy is your state? The disparities are stark
by | Wednesday, December 13, 2017

How healthy is your state? The disparities are stark

The report ranks states on 35 factors that impact health , from vaccination levels and infant mortality rates to environmental pollution and poverty levels. In the past five years, some of the healthiest sta...More..

IPhone Xc: Compact and affordable version of iPhone X
by | Tuesday, December 12, 2017

IPhone Xc: Compact and affordable version of iPhone X

Apparently, the iPhone 5c was more affordable than the rest of the models. Before the battery replacement, their iPhone 6S scored 1466 in single-core and 2512 points in multi-core tests on GeekBench. That sa...More..

Apple snaps up song recognition app Shazam for reported $400m
by | Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Apple snaps up song recognition app Shazam for reported $400m

While Shazam initially started off by earning commissions from digital music services, who paid it for downloads of songs that users identified via the app, the company also branched off into advertising, lev...More..

Christian Benteke Apologises For His Farcical Penalty Miss at the Weekend
by | Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Christian Benteke Apologises For His Farcical Penalty Miss at the Weekend

The point sees Palace drop to the foot of the Premier League table after a run of three successive draws, with Hodgson admitting that this result now puts pressure on his side heading into their midweek game,...More..

Here's why 'man flu' might actually be real, according to one professor
by | Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Here's why 'man flu' might actually be real, according to one professor

Dr. Sue discovered that adult men had a higher risk of hospital admission in Hong Kong for seasonal influenza from 2004 to 2010, and that from 1997 to 2007 men had higher rates of influenza-associated deaths co...More..

AAA Michigan: Statewide average gas prices rise 7 cents
by | Tuesday, December 12, 2017

AAA Michigan: Statewide average gas prices rise 7 cents

Over the past year, gas prices in ME have risen by about 20 cents a gallon, and DeHahn says oil prices are close to being the highest than they've been since 2015. Petersburg-Clearwater, you can fill up your ta...More..

Atiku's Exit Will Affect APC Negatively - Okorocha
by | Monday, December 11, 2017

Atiku's Exit Will Affect APC Negatively - Okorocha

Makarfi said the onus is on the Post-Convention Reconciliation Panel chaired by Bayelsa State Governor Seriake Dickson, to listen to the grievances of the aggrieved, ventilate them and reconcile them with the p...More..

Kerala seeks special financial help for Ockhi loss
by | Monday, December 11, 2017

Kerala seeks special financial help for Ockhi loss

The ship also found two capsized fishing vessels and investigation revealed no survivors on board, which had been intimated to the state governments, it said. In another development, bodies of two fishermen wer...More..

Telugu comedian Vijay Sai found dead
by | Monday, December 11, 2017

Telugu comedian Vijay Sai found dead

As per the same report , his parents were also present in the house at the time of his death. Vijay was found by his mother and a friend. However, after Vijay failed to open the door despite repeated knockin...More..

Here comes the flu: Season starts early in Mississippi
by | Monday, December 11, 2017

Here comes the flu: Season starts early in Mississippi

The new CDC report, published December 7, also said that during the week of Thanksgiving, the percentage of people visiting the doctor for flu-like illness was 2.3 percent, which is slightly above the "national...More..

Dilip kumar 95th Birthday - Tribute to his stunning legacy
by | Monday, December 11, 2017

Dilip kumar 95th Birthday - Tribute to his stunning legacy

She always considered herself lucky to be part of Dilip Saab's life and today on his 95th birth anniversary, she has planned some handsome surprises for the actor . "We will not do a grand birthday party becau...More..

TV bosses rush to sign Georgia Toffolo following I'm A Celeb win
by | Monday, December 11, 2017

TV bosses rush to sign Georgia Toffolo following I'm A Celeb win

The 33-year-old, who is best known for playing Fizz, couldn't wait to get stuck in, which is no surprise considering the fact she's lived off rice and beans for weeks. "I said right from the start that Toff is ...More..

Third day of protests hit West Bank, Gaza after US' Jerusalem decision
by | Monday, December 11, 2017

Third day of protests hit West Bank, Gaza after US' Jerusalem decision

Hours later Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu hit back, calling his counterpart a leader who bombs Kurdish villagers and supports terrorists, during an official visit to Paris . Separately, Saeb Ereka...More..

United Nations secretary-general welcomes holding of state, federal elections in Nepal
by | Sunday, December 10, 2017

United Nations secretary-general welcomes holding of state, federal elections in Nepal

Oli was projected as the Prime Ministerial candidate by the two parties when they made a decision to form an alliance and contest the poll under a common manifesto. The Federal Socialist Forum Nepal led by Upen...More..

Trump's travel ban on six Muslim countries is now in full effect
by | Sunday, December 10, 2017

Trump's travel ban on six Muslim countries is now in full effect

He said the president has broad executive authority to bar aliens he believes would be detrimental to the interests of the United States. Trump last week retweeted a string of anti-Muslim videos originally ...More..

Graphic weather satellite image suggests Storm Caroline set to pound Ireland today
by | Sunday, December 10, 2017

Graphic weather satellite image suggests Storm Caroline set to pound Ireland today

SSEN said wind gusts in excess of 85mph were recorded in the Western Isles while Mountaineering Scotland tweeted that a gust of 116mph was recorded on Cairngorm. The Met Office said snowfall would continue to...More..

World Human Rights Day being observed today
by | Sunday, December 10, 2017

World Human Rights Day being observed today

The third preamble of the declaration is a copy of one of the articles of the famed 1940 Cuban Constitution, and Cuba had the initiative to include in the declaration the right to honor one's human rights and r...More..

Crews work through night; Lilac Fire now 20% contained
by | Sunday, December 10, 2017

Crews work through night; Lilac Fire now 20% contained

The strongest winds are expected in the San Diego County mountains and foothills, with gusts over 60 miles per hour, accord to the NWS. On Dec. 7, horses also had to be evacuated from in Ventura County as...More..

Injured Kedar Jadhav ruled out of Sri Lanka ODIs
by | Saturday, December 09, 2017

Injured Kedar Jadhav ruled out of Sri Lanka ODIs

Jadhav has been ruled out of the series due to the hamstring injury. Ajinkya Rahane is the big worry for India going into the Sri Lanka ODI series and before the big one against South Africa next mont...More..

Indian Hospital Loses Operation Licence After Declaring Infant Dead
by | Saturday, December 09, 2017

Indian Hospital Loses Operation Licence After Declaring Infant Dead

Kejriwal maintained that his government was not against private hospitals and would not interfere with their functioning. Jain said the hospital had been told that it could not admit any new patients but the ...More..

Philippines wants money back from Sanofi for dengue vaccine
by | Friday, December 08, 2017

Philippines wants money back from Sanofi for dengue vaccine

Authorities are still in the process of reviewing information about the vaccine including the epidemiological data and assessing whether it will be cost-effective to make the vaccine a part of the country's sta...More..

New Trailer For A Way Out Releases; Launch Date Revealed
by | Friday, December 08, 2017

New Trailer For A Way Out Releases; Launch Date Revealed

You can find the newest trailer for A Way Out at the bottom of the page. Electronic Arts - which is publishing A Way Out under its EA Originals program - will offer a free "friends pass" trial for the gam...More..

Kidnappers of PDP Chairman demand 100m ransom
by | Friday, December 08, 2017

Kidnappers of PDP Chairman demand 100m ransom

He said, "The kidnappers have contacted the family of Damishi Sango and are demanding for N100 million". The Kaduna state police command confirmed the incident, saying it took place along Kagarko-Jere road in...More..

Ryan Reynolds joins Detective Pikachu movie
by | Friday, December 08, 2017

Ryan Reynolds joins Detective Pikachu movie

Not much is known about the storyline so far, but according to The Hollywood Reporter , Reynolds's sleuthing character helps Smith's character find his missing father. Welcome to 2017, where Ryan Reynolds...More..

Creek Fire Burning 12000 Acres, 10 Percent Containment - #CreekFire
by | Friday, December 08, 2017

Creek Fire Burning 12000 Acres, 10 Percent Containment - #CreekFire

At least one home appeared to be in the path of the fire, aerial video showed. The fire threatened homes toward the top of the hill on the east side of the freeway. "We have a very sophisticated filtration sy...More..

India win ninth Test series in a row after Sri Lanka draw
by | Friday, December 08, 2017

India win ninth Test series in a row after Sri Lanka draw

We told the boys we have to forget about that and we need to play the game. "I don't want to make that moment". India's prolific No 3 Cheteshwar Pujara defended his bowlers and said it was the nature of t...More..

USA healthcare spending growth slowed in 2016
by | Friday, December 08, 2017

USA healthcare spending growth slowed in 2016

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services have released new data from 2016 showing that upward trajectory of US healthcare spending has slowed. Roughly 10.2 million people gained Medicaid coverage in 201...More..

Met Office upgrades snow warning to amber
by | Thursday, December 07, 2017

Met Office upgrades snow warning to amber

A yellow warning is in place between 4am and 11.55pm on Sunday, December 10. The weather forecaster said there will be further accumulations of snow locally over northern counties as well as on hills, mount...More..

Should You Eat a Little Bit of Cheese Every Day?
by | Thursday, December 07, 2017

Should You Eat a Little Bit of Cheese Every Day?

A 40 gram square, about the size of matchbox, was the sweet spot for health benefits. Researchers from China and the Netherlands looked at information from 200,000 people, gathered in 15 observational studies...More..