Google Cars Become Air Pollution Monitors In New Study

Most large urban areas have only one air quality monitor for every 100 to 200 square miles. "Air pollution is largely an invisible threat, one that poses especially disproportionate risks in lower-income areas like West Oakland". "This data can inf... More..

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Pathetic excuse: Trump criticises London's 1st Muslim mayor again over attacks

Liberal Democrat leader Tim Farron, meanwhile, backed Khan's call for Trump's invitation to be rescinded, claiming the U.S. president " insults " national values at a time when the country is still grieving ove...More..

Babies may sleep longer in own rooms, study finds
by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Babies may sleep longer in own rooms, study finds

On the average 40 minutes of lost sleep for babies sleeping with their parents, Professor Paul said: 'For children who were still room-sharing at nine months old, the effects persisted when they were two and ...More..

Police make more arrests over London terror attack
by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Police make more arrests over London terror attack

After the attacks Khan said publicly that people should not be alarmed by the increased police presence in London . The other slain assailant was British citizen born in Pakistan, Khuram Butt , 27, who ...More..

United Nations expands sanctions against North Korea
by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

United Nations expands sanctions against North Korea

His sharp words for both countries suggest he believes China will, out of self-interest, exert pressure on North Korea to halt its nuclear and missile programmes. President Donald Trump's North Korea policy o...More..

by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Which states have joined the climate alliance that commits to Paris agreement?

That is where we are. Skinneieveis states, "This is no longer an environmental issue, it's a humanitarian issue. Just because we got out of a club doesn't mean we don't care about it". emissions in 2014, but no...More..

British police reveal names of London attackers, say one investigated before
by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

British police reveal names of London attackers, say one investigated before

DiNardo of Galveston-Houston, president of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops, said in an early June 4 statement. But media reports in Italy said Italian authorities had alerted their British counterparts ...More..

Arab nations cut ties with Qatar in major row
by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Arab nations cut ties with Qatar in major row

Yemen's internationally backed government, which no longer holds its capital and large portions of the war-torn country, also cut relations with Qatar, as did the Maldives and one of conflict-ridden Libya's com...More..

by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Climate action continues despite US withdrawal

Trump formally announced his decision to leave the historic global agreement Thursday after promising to take the action during last year's campaign. Responding to President Donald Trump's decision to pull ...More..

by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Blues powerhouse Fifita named man of the match

At a devastating 4-28, the Blues have taken out Game 1. Then it was Fifita's turn, as he collected a dropped ball near the Queensland in-goal and bustled over for a much-deserved try. It's hard to take ga...More..

Cuomo tries to keep insurers from bailing on Obamacare
by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Cuomo tries to keep insurers from bailing on Obamacare

Cuomo says new emergency regulations would prevent heath insurance companies from discriminating against people with pre-existing conditions or on the basis of age or gender. "We believe most — if not all — ...More..

Thailand minimally affected by Gulf dispute with Qatar
by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Thailand minimally affected by Gulf dispute with Qatar

Israel's Haaretz newspaper reported that Qatar, under pressure from its neighbours, had already requested members of Palestine's Hamas - formerly a Muslim Brotherhood offshoot - to leave the country for Leban...More..

'A big box of crazy': Trump aides struggle under climate change questioning
by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

'A big box of crazy': Trump aides struggle under climate change questioning

Somewhat bizarrely, Pruitt also said he did not discuss the threat of climate change with Trump when making the decision to pull out of the Paris agreement . Canadians know we need to take decisive and col...More..

by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Williams, Perofeta named to face Lions

Umaga and SBW were fronting the media as the head coach named a strong Blues side to face the Lions tomorrow. The tackle was panned at the time as the two All Blacks speared the Irishman into the ground off...More..

by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

London held a vigil near the epicentre of Saturday's terrorist attacks

Donald Trump has once again made a decision to comment on the London Bridge terror attack, which resulted in the deaths of seven individuals, by criticising Sadiq Khan. The US Conference of Mayors, representi...More..

World Forges Ahead With Paris Climate Deal Without Donald Trump
by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

World Forges Ahead With Paris Climate Deal Without Donald Trump

Singapore also reaffirmed its commitment to the Paris Agreement . "I am proud to stand with other governors as we make sure that the inaction in D.C.is met by an equal force of action from the states", Was...More..

Five-year-old boy is shot in the head on his birthday
by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Five-year-old boy is shot in the head on his birthday

At that point, one man fired at least four shots at another in the same spot, he said. As the suspect was running, he continued to fire several rounds in his foe's direction - one of which struck the youngste...More..

by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Virginia joins U.S. Climate Alliance

Ten US states have joined the coalition committed to upholding Paris climate agreement despite US President Donald Trump's recent decision to withdraw the United States from the treaty, New York Governor Andrew...More..

India will raise 'airspace violation' with China: Sushma Swaraj
by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

India will raise 'airspace violation' with China: Sushma Swaraj

The PLA, however, held firm that in China's view the helicopters had not intruded into Indian airspace. "The Chinese helicopter came 500m inside Indian airspace". Indian Air Force officials said that the inc...More..

by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Hype Over a New Cancer Drug Has Its Company's Stock Spiking

After an average follow-up of 2 and a half years, men treated with abiraterone were more likely to still be alive than those who received hormone treatment alone. Severe side effects were more common in the...More..