Archive for September, 2019

Financial Post –  Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer came out with a pledge to eliminate $1.5 billion in federal corporate welfare spending. Scheer’s proposal represents a...

CNN – House Speaker Nancy Pelosi just announced that Congress is launching a formal impeachment inquiry. The allegations that President Donald Trump withheld military aid...

The Guardian – Donald Trump will meet with Ukraine’s president Volodymyr Zelenskiy on Wednesday, as the president finds himself at the center of one of the most...

Phys.org – Fish has been a predominant and high-quality protein and oil source in the human diet since ancient times. A new study by researchers...

Futurity – Researchers looked at childcare through the lens of a “care context.” Going beyond measuring how much time mothers and fathers spend taking care...

Your morning briefing for 25 September 2019. Read the whole story at BBC News

A celebrity chef is suing the Michelin guide because he claims his restaurant lost its three-star status for using Cheddar cheese in a classic French...

USA Today Tropical storm warnings have been issued for Puerto Rico and the U.S. and British Virgin Islands as Tropical Storm Karen continues to move...

Scotland scrum-half Ali Price is ruled out of the rest of the World Cup with a foot injury suffered in Sunday’s defeat by Ireland. Read...

Jerusalem Post – Israel’s first “coffee shop” that allows medical marijuana users to smoke inside opened last week in the southern city of Beersheba, Mako...

BBC – European newspapers are unequivocal about the severity of the blow the UK’s Supreme Court dealt Prime Minister Boris Johnson with its unanimous verdict that...

Inverse – Heart disease is a present-day killer, accounting for one in four deaths in the United States. However, recent research suggests that modern factors can’t fully explain its prevalence....

Deutsche Welle – Made up of roughly 70% water, humans have long been awed by the oceans and waterways that also comprise 70% of the...

Global News – A day after Greta Thunberg gave a moving speech at the United Nations Climate Action Summit in New York, high school students...

Voice of America – With the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision this month allowing President Donald Trump’s restrictive asylum policy to go forward, for now, migrants who claim...

OU Daily – The University of Oklahoma issued a statement Monday decrying blackface after a student posted a photo of himself in a charcoal face...

AFP – The Democratic Republic of Congo will introduce a second Ebola vaccine next month, the World Health Organization said Monday, as a top medical...