Burt Lancaster, an Academy Award winner, put his life on the line by developing a life-long habit of smoking.
RELATED STORIES As The CW’s The Flash speeds toward its final two episodes of Season 6, the good news is that Barry got wise to Mirror Iris, who upon being found out was essentially snuffed by her “mother,” Eva. The bad news is that Bar’s actual better half remains trapped in the Mirrorverse. What is […]
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Reuters / Eduardo Munoz Writing for Business Insider, the UK’s former national security adviser Sir Mark Lyall Grant says Brexit needn’t damage national security — but leaving without a deal would be disastrous and must be avoided. Despite some recent alarmist reporting, there is no reason why Brexit should damage UK national security. As National […]
French road operator VINCI Autoroutes says it has become the latest victim of the nationwide Yellow Vest protests. It claims weeks of rallies and attacks on highways and facilities resulted in tens of millions of euros in damages. The company reported on Sunday that the wave of demonstrations had affected some 250 of its sites […]
More than two dozen diplomats stationed at the US embassy in Cuba suffered genuine in-ear damage after a mystery illness caused “intense” pain and dizziness, a study by the doctors who first treated them found. The series of unexplained cases had prompted fears that the diplomats were intentionally targeted by Cuba with some kind of […]
U.S. diplomats affected by mysterious health incidents in Cuba showed damage in the inner ear shortly after they complained of weird noises and sensations, according to their earliest medical exams, publicized Wednesday.
The first long-term study on how screen time affects children’s brains found more than 2 hours a day could do major damage
Adam Berry / Getty A new and ongoing study from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) is testing how screen time affects children’s brains, CBS News reported. When complete, the study will have followed more than 11,000 children for a decade, monitoring how digital screens like smartphones, video games, and tablets are changing the young […]
Cruise passengers were left stranded near Chile following damage to the ship during the voyage. While travelling through the Kirke Canal, the bottom of the ship was damaged with scratches to the propeller, according to Chilean divers who investigated the incident. Lubricant oil was also lost following the incident which left 222 passengers stranded, according […]
Getty Images/Pool President Donald Trump announced tariffs on $ 200 billion worth of Chinese imports Monday, prompting Beijing to impose retaliatory taxes on $ 60 billion worth of American imports. The two countries had already placed tariffs on $ 50 billion worth of each other’s products. The move was part of a broader effort by […]