Libya: ICRC warns of 'desperate' situation as fighting continues
Constant fighting and the destruction of infrastructure has created 'severe protracted crisis' in Libya, says Red Cross.
1 hour ago - Al Jazeera
Wheels: The Auto Industry's VHS-or-Betamax Moment
After nearly 20 years, the language that cars will speak when they talk to one another is still undecided. Critics say the delay is endangering lives.
11 hours ago - NY Times
Scientists think a giant artificial wall propped up under Antarctica's ice sheets could stop catastrophic sea level rise
If the glaciers holding back ice sheets in Antarctica and Greenland were to collapse, sea level rise rates around the globe would skyrocket. This would quickly render the...
14 hours ago - Business Insider
DCCC Announces Latest Round of Exciting Red to Blue Candidates
Over Half of Red to Blue candidates are Women, Nearly One-Third Under 40 Years Old DCCC Chairman Ben Ray Luján today announced the addition of two candidates to the DCCC's Red...
17 hours ago - DCCC
Microbubble scrubber destroys dangerous biofilms
Stiff microbial films often coat medical devices, household items and infrastructure such as the inside of water supply pipes, and can lead to dangerous infections. Researchers...
1 day ago - Science Daily
U.S. Buy American demand gone from NAFTA as Canada, Mexico claim credit: sources
OTTAWA - The Canadian Press has learned the United States has backed down from its contentious Buy American demands for lucrative procurement projects in the renegotiation of...
1 day ago - National Post
Rahm Emanuel to publish book on ‘Why Mayors Run the World'
Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel is adding a new title to his resume: Author. Book publisher Alfred A. Knopf announced Tuesday it will publish a book by Emanuel on governing at a...
1 day ago - National Post
SAP, Alibaba team up on cloud services
SAP SE , the German business software company, said on Wednesday it was teaming up with Alibaba to offer its flagship products on the Chinese company's cloud infrastructure.
2 days ago - Reuters
Boston councilors place focus on city's pipelines
Boston, which houses some of the oldest pipelines in the country, must “exhaust every safety option,” says one city councilor after fires and gas leaks wreaked havoc on...
2 days ago - Boston Herald
The Riace Experiment
The town of Riace is a little more than a handful of dwellings atop a small hill in Calabria, the southernmost region of Italy. Here, it can feel like the clocks stopped...
2 days ago - Slate
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Won, won and won! Browns beat Jets for first win since 2016
It's been 635 days since the Browns last won a regular season game
Trump questions why Kavanaugh accuser didn't call FBI after alleged assault
On Thursday, President Donald Trump questioned why the woman who has accused his Supreme Court pick of sexual assault didn't call the police 36 years ago.
Vietnamese President Tran Dai Quang Dies After 'Serious Illness'
The largely ceremonial post of president in Vietnam is one of three top leadership positions, along with prime minister and secretary-general of the Communist Party.
Trump admin to move $260M from cancer research, HIV/AIDS and other programs...
The Trump administration is planning to shift more than $260 million to cover rising costs of housing undocumented immigrant children.
Video: Pickup truck driver leads police on chase, ‘drinking beer as he stopped'
Video showed him extend his hands out of the truck's window to surrender, eventually dropping both cans in his hands.
'A popular little girl': 9-year-old with diabetes dies after blood sugar...
The fifth-grader is an organ donor, so while she's gone, she can help other children.
For Kavanaugh, path forward could be like Clarence Thomas'
WASHINGTON - When Clarence Thomas arrived at the Supreme Court in 1991 after a bruising confirmation hearing in which his former employee Anita Hill accused him of sexual...
Supreme Court nominee accuser may testify after all - under right terms
Christine Blasey Ford may personally testify against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh after all, her attorney said
'I was looking for help and no one came'; Puerto Ricans remember horrors of...
Thursday marks one year since Hurricane Maria destroyed parts of Puerto Rico.
Christine Blasey Ford shuts down unproven claim that she blamed the wrong...
Christine Blasey Ford, a 51-year-old research psychologist who accused Judge Brett Kavanaugh of sexually assaulting her, has denied a viral rumor that suggested she could have...