The Dow Jones Industrial Average pared its losses heading into the closing bell to notch its seventh consecutive weekly gain, a sign of the stock market’s resilience even in the face of heightened uncertainty.
BLOOD pressure tablets containing a chemical used in rocket fuel have been recalled over fears they could cause cancer.
The industry sold about 17.3 million vehicles in 2018, up less than 1% from a year earlier. That marked a record fourth straight year, surpassing the 17-million level, a resilient showing for an industry prone to boom-and-bust cycles.
Even schoolkids can’t escape China’s increasing obsession with surveillance. Over 10 schools in the country’s southwestern Guizhou province and Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region have made students wear “intelligent uniforms” from Guanyu Technology in the name of improving attendance and safety. Each uniform has two chips that indicate when a student is entering or exiting school […]
Trump administration says it will keep a tent city holding more than 2,000 migrant teenagers open through early 2019
Mike Blake/Reuters The US will keep a tent city holding more than 2,000 migrant teenagers open through early 2019. The Tornillo facility in Texas, which originally housed up to 360 children, was later expanded to hold some 2,300 largely Central American boys and girls between the ages of 13 and 17 in more than 150 […]
Enlarge / Smokestacks at Pacificorp’s 1,000MW coal-fired power plant on October 9, 2017 outside Huntington, Utah. (credit: George Frey/Getty Images) According to a report from Bloomberg, the Trump administration’s Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is not considering a roll back of Obama-era rules regulating industrial emissions of mercury. When the rules were codified in 2015, they required […]
VITAMIN B12 deficiency can lead to serious complications if left untreated, so the best way to avoid it is by eating the right foods. On Christmas Day you can keep your vitamin B12 levels topped-up with three festive delights.
Over the past 22 years, retiree Bruce Coldham has watched three cohorts of children grow up in his beloved Pine Street Cohousing Community in western Massachusetts, and he has every intention of living beside his young, middle-aged and older neighbors for as long as possible. With a host of bold new plans for multigenerational living, […]
BEST supplements for the brain: The brain is an important organ in the body as it’s in charge of all functions in the body. Diet plays a big part in keeping it healthy, and there is a particular mineral it needs.
TYPE 2 diabetes is a common condition that can lead to serious complications if not controlled. Whether you’ve been diagnosed with the condition or looking to prevent it, here are some foods to be wary of at Christmas and some much healthier alternatives.