Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images The CIA has reportedly concluded with high confidence that Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman personally ordered the killing of dissident journalist Jamal Khashoggi last month, directly contradicting Riyadh’s denials that the crown prince was involved. President Donald Trump was briefed on the agency’s findings Saturday. The development raises a critical […]
There is no convincing evidence that schoolbag use increases the risk of back pain in children and adolescents, researchers say.
REAL interest rates in the developed world have been low ever since the financial crisis of 2008-09 (see chart). The global economy might have struggled to recover had that not been the case; higher rates would have caused many more companies and homeowners to default. Central banks are now starting to push rates slightly higher. […]
Antidepressants can be an effective tool to treat major depression, but this does not necessarily mean antidepressants should always be the first line of treatment, researcher says.
Published time: 27 Nov, 2017 12:24 It’s bad news for Britain’s creaking and shrinking military. A national security review says extra funding to defend Britain should actually be funneled into combating cyberattacks, according to a report in the Telegraph. Military chiefs had hoped a national security review would decide extra cash should be given to […]
Enlarge / Oil processing towers and gas processing infrastructure stand at the Exxon Mobil Corp. (credit: Dimas Ardian/Bloomberg via Getty Images) A review of 187 ExxonMobil documents, published by two Harvard researchers on Wednesday, has found that the company ”misled the public” on climate change. The documents included internal papers published by journalists at InsideClimate News […]
Published time: 22 Jul, 2017 23:22 Sergey Kislyak’s tenure as Russia’s ambassador to the US has ended, the Russian embassy in Washington has announced. Denis Gonchar, Russia’s Deputy Chief of Mission, will head the embassy until Kislyak’s successor arrives. Ambassador S.Kislyak has concluded his assignment in Washington, DCMinister-Counselor D.Gonchar will act as Chargé d’Affaires ad […]
Healthy Canadian adults who don’t have risk factors for curable, chronic hepatitis C infection don’t need to be screened, according to new guidelines for family physicians. CBC | Health News
A blue-ribbon panel charged with reviewing the state of science in Canada for the first time in 40 years says the system urgently needs new money — but also new thinking. CBC | Health News
The NHTSA has closed its investigation into Tesla’s Autopilot system. Autopilot isn’t to blame for the accident that killed Joshua Brown, and the system actually reduces accidents when it’s used properly. The post NHTSA concludes Tesla’s Autopilot system not to blame in fatal accident appeared first on Digital Trends. Cars–Digital Trends