The Canadian Medical Association says it agrees with the findings of a report published by the Lancet journal documenting the health toll of pollution, heat waves, forest fires and infectious disease spread.
Health Canada has approved a new ALS drug that is showing the potential to slow progress of the fatal disease.
It’s been a few months since Valve announced an “allow everything onto the Steam Store, except for things that we decide are illegal, or straight up trolling” content policy and it’s still working out the details. A new blog post provides some insight on how it plans to handle the store once sexual content is […]
Another Wall Street bank has dropped coverage of Tesla — and it could be a sign Elon Musk is making progress in taking the company private (TSLA)
Morgan Stanley has joined Goldman Sachs in restricting its research coverage of Tesla. Elon Musk is attempting to take the electric-car maker private and has begun tapping banks for services. Follow Tesla’s stock price in real-time here. Morgan Stanley has dropped research overage of Tesla in what could be another sign of Elon Musk’s electric-car […]
South Korea seeks progress on denuclearization, proposes East Asian railroad community with China, Japan, Russia, and US
A third summit between North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and South Korean President Moon Jae-in is planned for September. While the subject of denuclearization remains at the center of the negotiation table, Moon said plans to build a railway across the peninsula will kick off this year. Moon proposed an East Asian railroad community […]
Every day that goes by you either move closer towards achieving a goal or you move further away from that goal. If you take specific step, you can be assured that you are moving towards our goal. If you do nothing, you are moving away from the goal. By being still, you lose momentum, and […]
US President Donald Trump has said that he discussed the Middle East conflicts with Russian President Vladimir Putin in Helsinki and said he hoped that at some point Iran would call him and say “let’s make a deal”. Read more Speaking from the White House a day after meeting with Russian president Vladimir Putin in […]
A Russian Progress cargo spacecraft on a Soyuz booster carrying supplies for the International Space Station crew has successfully completed its record-breaking two-orbit trip in less than four hours. The Progress MS-09 blasted off atop a Soyuz-2.1a rocket at 21:51 GMT Monday from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan. Some 1.5 hours and several thruster firings […]
Situated in six acres of scrubby farmland at the end of a dirt track, the Makueni Fruit Processing Plant does not look particularly special. Production has stopped until later this month when a new crop of mangoes is expected. In the meantime, construction workers are busy building a storage shed. But the nine-month-old facility, about […]
Brexit is looming ahead of the UK, and now a top travel industry figure has chastised the British government for “lack of clarity and progress” in Brexit negations. The chief executive of ABTA, the UK travel trade association for tour operators and travel agents, Mark Tanzer, explained his concerns to a London conference. “A year ago, I set out […]