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Dirty secret

Science & Nature - Wed, 02/13/2019 - 00:21
One small town has become a dumping ground for the world's waste and it's causing a stink.

Kings of the jungle on top in photo award

Science & Nature - Wed, 02/13/2019 - 00:19
The winning pictures in this year's Wildlife Photographer of the Year People's Choice Award.

'We saved our town from your plastic rubbish'

Science & Nature - Wed, 02/13/2019 - 00:15
When a Malaysian town was inundated with foreign plastic waste, a group of villagers decided to fight back.

Another foot washed up in British Columbia. Authorities are not alarmed

World - Tue, 02/12/2019 - 22:55
Every few months or so, a foot washes ashore in British Columbia, and while that is awful creepy, authorities want you to know there doesn't seem to be anything nefarious going on.

BBC says its cameraman was attacked at Trump rally

World - Tue, 02/12/2019 - 22:20
The BBC says that one of its photojournalists was attacked Monday while covering President Donald Trump's rally in El Paso, Texas.

Katy Perry faces criticism over shoe design

Entertainment - Tue, 02/12/2019 - 21:35
First it was Prada. Then Gucci. Now, Katy Perry is being called out for creating fashion that evokes blackface.

Green New Deal : Can this plan pushed by some Democrats really work?

Science & Nature - Tue, 02/12/2019 - 19:01
A radical plan to tackle climate change pushed by Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez may now come to the Senate for a vote.

China and India help make planet leafier

Science & Nature - Tue, 02/12/2019 - 17:22
There are now more than 2 million sq miles of extra leaf area per year, compared with the early 2000s.

'Coming to America' sequel set for 2020 release

Entertainment - Tue, 02/12/2019 - 17:13
Get ready because Eddie Murphy is coming to America, again!

What happens when you take a genealogy test

Science & Nature - Tue, 02/12/2019 - 16:15
Two BBC journalists succumbed to the trend and took at-home genealogy tests. This is what they found.

Inside the relationship between the Saudis and Jeff Bezos

World - Tue, 02/12/2019 - 14:53
CNN's Nic Robertson reports on the link between Washington Post owner Jeff Bezos and Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohamed bin Salman.

Queen Elizabeth Prize for Engineering: GPS pioneers lauded

Science & Nature - Tue, 02/12/2019 - 14:00
Four Americans are celebrated for their roles in developing the sat-nav Global Positioning System.

'Horse Barber' creating equine art

World - Tue, 02/12/2019 - 12:55
By combining her two passions, Melody Hames produces some of the most unexpected and spectacular designs in the equine world.

The ISIS wife who poses a dilemma for the West

World - Tue, 02/12/2019 - 12:48
Lenora Lemke sits in a car packed with all her belongings, shielded from the desert sun by a large carpet that hangs over the roof. The 19-year-old tugs at the hijab that frames her pale face and tries to remember the last time she took a shower. She realizes it's been exactly 20 days since she wiped herself down after giving birth to her new baby, Maria.

US steps up pressure on Europe to ditch Huawei

World - Tue, 02/12/2019 - 12:43
US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo warned European countries on Monday that using technology from Huawei could hurt their relationship with the United States.

The strategy behind McDonald's latest breakfast creation

World - Tue, 02/12/2019 - 12:30
Breakfast is the most important meal of the day for fast food chains, and McDonald's has released yet another innovation to help it regain lost momentum in the morning.

Nissan cuts forecast in first report since ousting Ghosn

World - Tue, 02/12/2019 - 11:35
Nissan has slashed its forecast for annual sales and profits in its first earnings report since Carlos Ghosn was arrested and ousted as chairman.

The 'Aladdin' trailer has people talking

Entertainment - Tue, 02/12/2019 - 11:34
Disney's latest look at the upcoming live-action version of "Aladdin" has a few people wishing the genie would go back in the bottle.

Refugee soccer player Hakeem Al-Araibi arrives in Australia after escaping extradition

World - Tue, 02/12/2019 - 09:43
Refugee footballer Hakeem Al-Araibi has landed in Australia, after spending two months in a Thai jail fighting extradition to his birth nation of Bahrain.

Swimming sensation diagnosed with leukemia

World - Tue, 02/12/2019 - 08:51
Rikako Ikee, one of Japan's most talented swimmers and a contender for multiple medals at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, has been diagnosed with leukemia.
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