A giant boom was dispatched to tackle the Great Pacific Garbage Patch, but the forces of nature may have been too much for it. Its inventors plan to try again. Many Delhi residents were forced to spend Christmas indoors this year as air quality remained at "severe to emergency" levels for a fourth day, in the Indian capital's worst smog crisis this year.
Shensheng Wang, a PhD candidate in psychology at Emory University, explains the latest research on schadenfreude and why it appears to be so closely linked to empathy. Democrat Gavin Newsom was sworn in as Californias 40th governor on Monday, and immediately girded for battle with President Donald Trump while flying the banner of his party's progressive wing. The U.S. case against the chief financial officer of China's Huawei Technologies, who was arrested in Canada last month, centers on the company's suspected ties to two obscure companies. One is a telecom equipment seller that operated in Tehran; the other is that firm's owner, a holding company registered in Mauritius.
A startling new industry standard. The coach, who served a suspension earlier this season, had already announced his retirement, but he coached his team to a win over Washington in his final game. Boeing Co is confident that proposed changes to the 787 Dreamliner will provide a permanent solution to battery problems that grounded its newest jet, a senior executive said on Monday. But the ability to feel it accurately, in a time of mixed signals like the current moment, is not so simple. Heisman voters may think they are not biased toward players from their own regions. The numbers say they are.
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The softening Chinese economy has weakened Beijings hand as it struggles to settle the trade war. Its pull with North Korea could strengthen its position. BRIAN VINER reviews 'Welcome to Marwen' and 'Life Itself' for this week's film review, as well as giving his three lessons that the film industry must learn.
In Washington on Sunday, President Trump reiterated that the United States would be pulling its troops out of Syria but suggested the move might not happen soon. Rough Cut (no reporter narration). He is one win away from the century mark, but the big reach will be the 109 titles of Jimmy Connors. (Reuters Health) - Kids may be more likely to develop depression and anxiety when their parents are regular drinkers, even when neither parent drinks enough to be considered an alcoholic, a Norwegian study suggests. Babies cared for in a single room were 37% less likely to get sepsis, a Netherlands study found. They were also 31% more likely to be breast fed after leaving hospital, instead of relying on formula. We8217;ve come a long way from the days when surgeons were taught that infants8217; nervous systems were too undeveloped to feel pain.
He and his wife, Toni Tennille, were one of the most successful hit-making combinations of the 1970s. Their Love Will Keep Us Together went to No. 1. The Japanese telecom group is putting $2 billion more into the co-working start-up, bringing its total investment to $10.5 billion. Duke has the top 3, followed by Bol Bol at Oregon. Here are 10 rising stars youll be watching play one season of college basketball.
The most consequential hit to the bottom line may be from people, including longtime fans, who are holding on to their phones longer. NASAs New Horizons spacecraft will visit a tiny and mysterious object in the Kuiper belt on Tuesday, seeking clues to the formation of our cosmic neighborhood. The palm oil industry is deploying tactics similar to those of the alcohol and tobacco industries to influence research into the health effects of its product, a study published by the World Health Organization said on Tuesday. People change gears for all sorts of reasons they have no other option or they find something they love more. The successful ones are comfortable with the risk.