Australia news live: Solomon Islands PM on the way to meet with Anthony Albanese in Canberra
by Natasha May on October 5, 2022 at 1:32 am
Manasseh Sogavare is due to arrive in Australia this afternoon on a flight from Singapore. Follow the day’s news liveGet our free news app, morning email briefing or daily news podcastFire […]
Angelina Jolie accuses Brad Pitt of abuse on private plane
on October 5, 2022 at 1:08 am
Ms Jolie says Mr Pitt grabbed her by the head and attacked two of their children. He denies the claim.
Outrage after Philippine journalist Percival Mabasa shot dead in Manila
by Guardian staff and agencies on October 5, 2022 at 1:05 am
Media groups and activists describe assassination of radio star, known on air as Percy Lapid, as a blow to press freedomA prominent Philippine journalist has been shot dead while driving in the […]
Patients left waiting up to 36 hours as NSW hospitals overwhelmed, inquiry hears
by Australian Associated Press on October 5, 2022 at 12:47 am
Hearing told ambulance ramping ‘at its worst’ as emergency departments come under ‘incredible pressure’Follow our Australia news live blog for the latest updatesGet our free […]
Angela Merkel wins UN refugee agency award - InfoMigrants
on October 5, 2022 at 12:37 am
Former German Chancellor Angela Merkel has been awarded the Nansen Prize by the UN refugee agency, UNHCR | Photo: picture alliance/dpa/Fabian ...
'Australia is not an option': Government's letter to asylum seekers, refugees | SBS News
on October 5, 2022 at 12:33 am
The letter from the Australian government caused immeasurable distress to refugees and asylum seekers, advocates say.
UK to seek asylum ban on refugees crossing the English Channel - Al Jazeera
on October 5, 2022 at 12:31 am
British Home Secretary Suella Braverman has set out plans for new powers which would ban refugees who cross the English Channel from claiming ...
Merkel wins UN refugee prize for 'courage and compassion' during migrant crisis
on October 5, 2022 at 12:29 am
Former German chancellor Angela Merkel on Tuesday won the United Nations refugee agency's prestigious Nansen Award, receiving praise for her ...
Avalanche in Indian Himalayas kills at least four with dozens missing
by Guardian staff and agencies on October 5, 2022 at 12:28 am
Indian air force searches for remainder of group consisting of 34 mountaineering trainees and seven instructorsAt least four people died and several others were missing in the Indian Himalayas after […]
Frasier is back in the building: sequel series greenlit at Paramount+
by Sian Cain on October 5, 2022 at 12:27 am
Streaming service going ahead with 10 episodes, with Kelsey Grammer reprising his role as Frasier Crane, but other original cast members remain unconfirmedTossed salad and scrambled eggs are back on […]
South Korea and US fire missiles into sea in response to North Korea
on October 5, 2022 at 12:15 am
It comes hours after North Korea launched a ballistic missile over Japan, escalating tensions.
Islamic leaders question why police didn’t lay more serious charges after Brisbane mosque threat
by Eden Gillespie on October 5, 2022 at 12:09 am
Voicemail message at Kuraby mosque described as ‘an act of psychological violence’ towards Muslim communityGet our free news app, morning email briefing or daily news podcastIslamic […]
Refugees in Malawi Protest Over Food Ration Delays
on October 5, 2022 at 12:07 am
Refugees protest against the delay of World Food Program cash handouts they use to buy food, at Dzaleka refugee camp, north of Lilongwe, Malawi, ...
Immune reactions to severe Covid may trigger brain problems, study finds
by Ian Sample Science editor on October 5, 2022 at 12:00 am
Research suggests immune response may be cause of delirium and brain fog in Covid patientsSevere Covid infections can cause immune reactions that damage nerve cells in the brain, causing memory […]
Trump asks supreme court to intervene in Mar-a-Lago special master dispute
by Hugo Lowell on October 4, 2022 at 11:54 pm
Appellate court ruling prevented special master from examining 100 files seized from Mar-a-Lago with classification markingsDonald Trump on Tuesday asked the US supreme court to partially reverse an […]
How to support Marshall Fire victims, Ukrainian refugees and more - The Denver Post
on October 4, 2022 at 11:52 pm
Fundraisers are seemingly everywhere, from the drive to save Denver's Mutiny Information Cafe, to efforts on behalf of Boulder's County Wildfire ...
Russia’s War in Ukraine Sends Swedish Marines Into the Arms of NATO
by Helene Cooper and Kenny Holston on October 4, 2022 at 11:48 pm
Russia’s war in Ukraine has sent marines from famously neutral Sweden into the arms of NATO, where they have been working with American forces.
Asic sues Harvey Norman over ads for ‘interest-free’ purchases
by Ben Butler on October 4, 2022 at 11:45 pm
Corporate regulator alleges consumers were misled as interest-free payments required signing up for credit card with feesFollow our Australia news live blog for the latest updatesGet our free news […]
Supporting refugees builds a community - Oak Park - Wednesday Journal
on October 4, 2022 at 11:41 pm
My transformative tutoring experience has been with Forging Opportunities for Refugees in America (FORA). The past two summers, ...
Family, including 8-month-old child, kidnapped at gunpoint in California
by Associated Press on October 4, 2022 at 11:41 pm
Sheriff’s officials found no apparent motivation behind the crime and believe the kidnapper destroyed evidence to cover his tracksA Sikh family, including an 8-month-old child, was kidnapped at […]
Lauder Center presents strategy in dealing with influx of refugees, olim - The Jerusalem Post
on October 4, 2022 at 11:37 pm
"Olim to the Negev" program to help refugees and olim arriving in Israel settle down, build roots in the Negev.
Merkel wins award for Germany's open door policy to refugees - Euronews
on October 4, 2022 at 11:33 pm
9, 2015 file photo German chancellor Angela Merkel poses for a selfie with a refugee in a facility for arriving refugees in Berlin.
Climate Change for Preschoolers: ‘Octonauts’ Explores Unmapped Ground
by Coral Davenport on October 4, 2022 at 11:25 pm
There are few books, shows or other tools to help parents and teachers talk to preschoolers about global warming. “Octonauts: Above and Beyond” is one of the first to try.
As Ukrainian Forces Advance, West Plays Down Threat From Russian Nuclear Weapons
on October 4, 2022 at 11:23 pm
Ukraine accelerated its advance into Russian-held areas of the southern Kherson region, as Western officials said they hadn’t seen any activities out of the norm or causing concern from […]
Ukraine Expels Some Russian Troops in South
by Andrew E. Kramer on October 4, 2022 at 11:15 pm
Moscow’s retreat has pulled back the curtain on a panorama of ruined towns and empty villages left in its wake.
US midterms: 'America's elections could turn really nasty'
on October 4, 2022 at 11:11 pm
Amid warnings of violence, the first vote since the Capitol riot will be a huge test of US democracy.
Take a ride around San Francisco in a driverless taxi
on October 4, 2022 at 11:06 pm
Driverless robo-taxis are being allowed on the city's streets at night for paying members of the public.
California serial killer appears to be ‘on a mission’, as police link seven shootings
by Guardian staff and agencies on October 4, 2022 at 11:06 pm
Ballistics tests tie together fatal shooting in Oakland with killings of five men and the non-fatal shooting of a woman in StocktonA California serial killer seems to be “on a mission” […]
Mahsa Amini: How one woman's death sparked a movement
on October 4, 2022 at 11:04 pm
The BBC has analysed over 1,000 videos of unprecedented protests following Mahsa Amini's death in custody.
Over 330,000 excess deaths in Great Britain linked to austerity, finds study
by Patrick Butler Social policy editor on October 4, 2022 at 11:01 pm
Research comes as government signals fresh round of public spending cuts More than 330,000 excess deaths in Great Britain in recent years can be attributed to spending cuts to public services and […]
Match.com ad showing woman carrying out subservient tasks banned for being sexist
by Mark Sweney on October 4, 2022 at 11:01 pm
TikTok campaign showed woman making sure football was on TV to ‘make him realise I’m a keeper’A Match.com ad campaign featuring a woman performing subservient tasks for her partner […]
Nobel Prize in Physics Is Awarded to 3 Scientists for Work Exploring Quantum Weirdness
by Isabella Kwai, Cora Engelbrecht and Dennis Overbye on October 4, 2022 at 11:00 pm
Alain Aspect, John F. Clauser and Anton Zeilinger were recognized for their experiments in an area that has broad implications for secure information transfer and quantum computing.
Farmers across eastern Australia brace for ‘wet drought’ as rain threatens major crop loss
by Khaled Al Khawaldeh on October 4, 2022 at 11:00 pm
‘Bizarre’ weather patterns are deterring farmers from planting crops and forcing others to sell livestock earlier than usual, says NSW grazierSign up for the Rural Network email […]
North Korea Fires Ballistic Missile Over Japan in Major Escalation
by Motoko Rich and Choe Sang-Hun on October 4, 2022 at 10:52 pm
The last time Pyongyang launched a weapon over Japan was in 2017, when Donald J. Trump was president and Kim Jong-un seemed intent on escalating conflict with Washington.
Between Two Worlds: The Untold Stories of Refugees from Laos - ABC10
on October 4, 2022 at 10:47 pm
The exhibit focuses on two ethnic Laotian groups, Lao and Iu Mien. It takes visitors on the journey of refugees from Laos escaping war and finding new ...
After the Storm, the Mold: Warming Is Worsening Another Costly Disaster
by Winston Choi-Schagrin and Emily Kask on October 4, 2022 at 10:43 pm
Mold in homes is a costly crisis that often accompanies hurricanes and flooding, and climate change is amplifying the rain that feeds outbreaks.
Your Wednesday Briefing: Ukraine gains ground in south
by Jessica Cheung and Amelia Nierenberg on October 4, 2022 at 10:40 pm
Plus Elon Musk suggests buying Twitter at his original price and North Korea fires a missile over Japan
Russia Touts Rapid Mobilization but Faces Dilemma as Ukrainians Advance
on October 4, 2022 at 10:37 pm
Moscow could rush in ill-prepared troops now or wait to send better-trained ones next year and risk further Ukrainian gains, Western military analysts say.
Northern Kenya faces hunger crisis amid worst drought in 40 years
on October 4, 2022 at 10:25 pm
Residents in northern Kenya are suffering from a hunger crisis, as livestock and crops die from the country’s worst drought in decades.
Scouting for Firewood, or for Russia? On the Front Line in Ukraine.
by Thomas Gibbons-Neff, Natalia Yermak and Nicole Tung on October 4, 2022 at 10:22 pm
Outside the city of Lyman, Ukrainian troops ran across a 69-year-old Soviet veteran. He was placed in an improvised blindfold. All were enveloped in the fog of war.
Dutch to kill over 100K farm chickens to contain bird flu
on October 4, 2022 at 10:19 pm
The Netherlands plan to cull over 100,000 farm chickens in order to contain the highly infectious bird flu that impacted several countries across Europe.
Pakistan out of money for flood recovery, urges aid from UN
on October 4, 2022 at 10:19 pm
Pakistan has run out of money to spend on flood recovery. The monsoonal flooding has killed hundreds and displaced thousands of people.
159 Afghan refugees receive help from The Center in Utica | WRVO Public Media
on October 4, 2022 at 10:18 pm
The status does not provide the same support that refugee status does and The Center Director Shelly Callahan said this is something people should ...
Baker: 35 Venezuelan refugees being moved from Cape Cod base | WPRI.com
on October 4, 2022 at 10:07 pm
The Baker administration said 49 refugees were initially transported to Joint Base Cape Cod (JBCC), but 14 have already left for "opportunities in ...
Documenting the City of Refugees - Public Seminar
on October 4, 2022 at 10:04 pm
An interview with Susan Hartman on her new book about Utica's transformation by refugees. October 4, 2022 · Susan Hartman. Author and Professor at ...
California’s three-year drought continues with no relief in sight
by Gabrielle Canon and agencies on October 4, 2022 at 9:56 pm
Despite some rainfall, state is still suffering from an extreme water shortage driven by the climate crisis – and La Niña may worsen it California has witnessed its three driest years on […]
Ukraine war: The families who made it through the new Iron Curtain
on October 4, 2022 at 9:33 pm
The families fleeing Russian-occupied areas speak of their hopes and fears as the border hardens.
Ukraine: In bid to create ‘Russian World,’ education was weaponized
by Scott Peterson on October 4, 2022 at 9:25 pm
To sway hearts and minds, what better place to start than schools? In liberated Ukrainian territory is evidence that schools were a focal point of Moscow’s efforts to build “Russian […]
Australian rural internet worse than ‘villages I know’ in Africa, Ross Garnaut says
by Gabrielle Chan on October 4, 2022 at 9:22 pm
Top economist believes internet access issues are standing in the way of decarbonisation and more efficient productionFollow today’s news liveSign up for the Rural Network email newsletterJoin […]
North Korea Tests World's Resolve by Sending Missile Over Japan
on October 4, 2022 at 9:16 pm
Kim Jong Un’s regime is returning to an escalating cycle of provocation it hasn’t used for years, security experts say.
Colombia to restart peace talks with the country’s largest active guerrilla group
by AP in Bogotá on October 4, 2022 at 9:15 pm
Start date for dialogue with the National Liberation Army will be announced after first week of NovemberColombia’s government and the nation’s largest remaining guerrilla group have […]
September poll: Support for welcoming Ukrainian refugees stays high | News - ERR
on October 4, 2022 at 9:09 pm
Tallink's passenger ferry M/S Isabelle will act as temporary accommodation for refugees fleeing war in Ukraine. Source: Ken Mürk/ERR.
Remaking the draft: Northern Europe infuses conscription with values
by Lenora Chu on October 4, 2022 at 9:01 pm
Northern European nations are reestablishing conscription in the shadow of a belligerent Russia. But they are balancing the needs of the military with the sensibilities and values of modern society.
Woman handcuffed in police car hit by train... and survives
on October 4, 2022 at 9:00 pm
This is the moment a train collided with a police car in Colorado - with a woman in the back seat.
Ukraine’s Top Diplomat Tries to Counter Russia’s Narrative on Africa Tour
by Elian Peltier and Mady Camara on October 4, 2022 at 8:59 pm
“I arrived here and I hear, ‘Russia and Ukraine are one people,’” Ukraine’s foreign minister, Dmytro Kuleba, said in Senegal on the first stop of his 10-day trip across […]
Florida’s GOP Leaders Opposed Climate Aid. Now They’re Depending on It.
by Christopher Flavelle and Jonathan Weisman on October 4, 2022 at 8:57 pm
Senior Republican politicians in the state have opposed federal action against global warming, which is making storms like Hurricane Ian more destructive.
Somalia drought: The fight for survival as famine looms
on October 4, 2022 at 8:54 pm
Children are dying in growing numbers amid the worst drought to hit Somalia in 40 years.
The smallest refugees: In Ian's wake, Pompano Beach animal shelter takes in dogs and cats ...
on October 4, 2022 at 8:53 pm
By Michael d'Oliveira | Editor Pompano Beach – When Hurricane Ian set its sights on Florida's west coast, Nancy Rodgers knew she had to do ...
Dutch town Bodegraven-Reeuwijk loses Twitter paedophilia rumour case
on October 4, 2022 at 8:49 pm
A conspiracy theory falsely claimed that Bodegraven near The Hague was once home to a satanic ring.
EU Likely to Approve G-7 Cap on Russian Oil Price in Two Steps
on October 4, 2022 at 8:40 pm
Diplomats advance work on cap, but will wait to seek approval from the bloc as some member nations are hesitant.
Elon Musk Twitter deal back on in surprise U-turn
on October 4, 2022 at 8:36 pm
In a letter to Twitter, the billionaire said he would buy the business and honour his original deal.
Hurricane Ian death toll rises as Biden prepares to tour worst-hit areas
by Richard Luscombe in Miami on October 4, 2022 at 8:31 pm
Unofficial figures more than 100 killed by storm that swept across Florida and made second deadly landfall in South CarolinaThe death toll from Hurricane Ian continued a grim and steady climb on […]
Assad regime seizes refugees' farmlands in Idlib, Syria - Anadolu Agency
on October 4, 2022 at 8:22 pm
The Assad regime has confiscated farmlands owned by refugees and displaced citizens in rural Idlib, northern Syria, local sources said Tuesday.
North Carolina church convenes summit to address how to help refugees - FOX8 WGHP
on October 4, 2022 at 8:22 pm
... Relief Triad in a forum called "Christian Advocacy People over Partisanship," to discuss how to help refugees, particularly from Afghanistan.
Angela Merkel awarded top UN refugee prize, for aid to Syrians fleeing war | | 1UN News
on October 4, 2022 at 8:22 pm
Former German chancellor Angela Merkel was named winner of the prestigious Nansen Award, for offering a haven to over 1.2 million refugees and ...
Indonesia stadium tragedy: locked gates ‘contributed to crowd crush’
by AP in Malang on October 4, 2022 at 8:19 pm
Football authorities say flaw contributed to disaster in which 131 died after violence at the end of a matchDelays in unlocking stadium gates after violence broke out at the end of a football match […]
Ukraine regains Kherson villages from Russians
on October 4, 2022 at 8:19 pm
Russia's latest setbacks came as President Putin was due to sign into force annexation decrees.
Afghan refugees, many with uncertain immigration status, struggle with daily life
on October 4, 2022 at 8:06 pm
Thousands of Afghan refugees who have come to the United States to escape the Taliban over the past two decades struggle with day-to-day tasks ...
4 Women Will Staff U.K. Base in Antarctica
by Saskia Solomon on October 4, 2022 at 8:02 pm
They emerged from an applicant pool of thousands to run the world’s most southerly post office, monitor penguins and manage the wild landscape on Goudier Island.
Can New Vaccines Finally Eradicate Malaria?
by Apoorva Mandavilli and Kang-Chun Cheng on October 4, 2022 at 7:59 pm
Two new vaccines may finally turn back an ancient plague. But in unexpected ways, their arrival also complicates the path to ending the disease.
Iran Attacks Kurdish Positions Across the Border in Iraq
by Cora Engelbrecht on October 4, 2022 at 7:57 pm
Tehran has blamed Kurdish groups for fomenting some of the protests that have convulsed Iran for almost three weeks.
Shortage Means Long-Term Homes for MV Refugees Still Missing | Banker & Tradesman
on October 4, 2022 at 7:54 pm
Shortage Means Long-Term Homes for MV Refugees Still Missing. By Colin A. Young | State House News Service | Oct 4, 2022 | Reprints | Print ...
Calls from the front lines reveal morale collapse in Russian army: report
on October 4, 2022 at 7:04 pm
Morale in Russia's ranks remains low, according to calls obtained by the New York Times after they were intercepted by Ukraine's defense ministry from the front lines.
Truss’s cabinet in open warfare over key policies and coup accusations
by Rowena Mason, Jessica Elgot, Rajeev Syal and Peter Walker on October 4, 2022 at 6:38 pm
Ministerial discipline breaks down as home secretary accuses fellow Tories of trying to overthrow governmentPolitics live: latest updatesLiz Truss’s cabinet is in open warfare over the 45p tax […]
South Korean Internet Giant Buys Poshmark in $1.2 Billion Deal
by Chang Che on October 4, 2022 at 6:30 pm
With its new acquisition — the company’s largest to date — Naver has gained a sizable foothold in North America’s secondhand retail market.
Meghan attacks Hollywood caricatures of Asian women in film
by Kevin Rawlinson and agency on October 4, 2022 at 6:26 pm
Duchess of Sussex discusses their depiction in films such as Austin Powers and Kill Bill in her podcast seriesMeghan has attacked Hollywood caricatures of women from Asian cultures as she resumed her […]
‘Opposition mindset’: Tory MPs slope home after chaotic conference
by Aubrey Allegretti, Pippa Crerar and Jessica Elgot on October 4, 2022 at 6:17 pm
Conservative disharmony shows no sign of abating as cabinet ministers fight over further potential U-turnsPolitics live: latest updatesLiz Truss’s mission when she arrived at Conservative […]
10 mountaineers dead after avalanche in northern India
on October 4, 2022 at 6:02 pm
An avalanche at India’s Garhwal Himalayas has killed 10 mountain climbers. Another 11 mountaineers went missing. However, rescuers have found eight survivors from the group.
‘What was it all for?’: recaptured Lyman left shattered by Russian occupation
by Peter Beaumont in Lyman on October 4, 2022 at 6:01 pm
People in Ukrainian city try to pick up pieces amid remains of Russia’s chaotic and bloody withdrawalRussia-Ukraine war – live updatesIn the shattered streets of Lyman, a Ukrainian city […]
U.K. Leader Faces Backlash After Market Turmoil
on October 4, 2022 at 5:57 pm
Less than a month into her tenure as U.K. prime minister, Liz Truss is seeing her political authority erode as her experiment in British Reaganomics spins out of her control.
Paid to Fight, Even in Ancient Greece
by Franz Lidz on October 4, 2022 at 5:33 pm
DNA from a 2,500-year-old battlefield in Sicily reveals that mercenary soldiers were common, if not the Homeric ideal.
Winners of the 2022 Nature Conservancy Photo Contest
by Alan Taylor on October 4, 2022 at 5:31 pm
Some of the top images from a competition focusing on our climate and the natural world
Ukrainian economy will shrink at rate eight times that of Russia, World Bank forecasts
by Larry Elliott Economics editor on October 4, 2022 at 5:24 pm
Kyiv economy will contract by 35% in 2022, compared with a 4.5% fall in Russian GDPRussia-Ukraine war – live updatesUkraine’s economy will shrink at a rate eight times that of Russia this […]
Ukraine war: Crimea beauty queen fined over song
on October 4, 2022 at 4:56 pm
Olga Valeyeva is fined nearly $700 by the Russian authorities and another woman is jailed for 10 days.
Iran schoolgirls remove hijabs in protests against government
on October 4, 2022 at 4:44 pm
Dramatic scenes show teenagers waving headscarves and chanting against clerical authorities.
Russia sets Brittney Griner's appeal date for Oct. 25
on October 4, 2022 at 4:43 pm
The Russian court has set Brittney Griner’s appeal date for late October. The U.S. basketball star was sentenced to prison in Russia for possessing drugs.
Rebekah Vardy Ordered to Pay Legal Fees in ‘Wagatha Christie’ Case
by Daniel Victor on October 4, 2022 at 4:33 pm
Ms. Vardy will pay 90 percent of Coleen Rooney’s legal costs, an estimated $1.7 million, after losing a libel case that proved irresistible to the British press.
Danish queen stands by decision to strip royal titles from grandkids
on October 4, 2022 at 4:28 pm
Denmark’s popular monarch, Queen Margrethe II, refuses to change her mind about stripping the royal titles from four of her grandchildren.
Robert Gilman: Ex-US marine jailed in Russia for drunken attack
on October 4, 2022 at 4:27 pm
Robert Gilman is the latest American to be given a lengthy prison term in Russia.
Russia sentences US Marine veteran to 4.5 years in 'penal colony'
on October 4, 2022 at 4:18 pm
Russia sentences U.S. Marine veteran Robert Gilman to 4.5 years in a penal colony Tuesday. Experts say Russia is seeking American prisoners to use as bargaining chips.
Ugandan president fires son from military role after ‘capture Nairobi’ tweet
by Associated Press on October 4, 2022 at 4:18 pm
Latest in series of provocative tweets leads to removal of Lt Gen Muhoozi Kainerugaba as infantry commanderThe Ugandan president, Yoweri Museveni, has fired his son as commander of the […]
Ukraine continues to liberate territory in east and south, says Zelenskiy
by Isobel Koshiw in Kyiv and Patrick Wintour on October 4, 2022 at 4:17 pm
Western officials say Ukraine is dictating the operational tempo on the battlefield• Russia-Ukraine war – live updatesUkraine has continued to liberate territory in the east and the south […]
Protecting the Peatlands of Ireland as Fuel Costs Skyrocket
by Ed O’Loughlin on October 4, 2022 at 4:17 pm
One in seven Irish households still burn peat for heat. New rules are aimed at discouraging a practice that many consider part of the culture.
Thousands of Russian troops contact Ukraine’s ‘surrender hotline’: Ukrainian official
on October 4, 2022 at 4:10 pm
Thousands of Russian soldiers call in to Ukraine's surrender hotline as hundreds of thousands prepare for war in Ukraine.
Uttarakhand avalanche: At least four dead and dozens missing in Indian Himalayas
on October 4, 2022 at 4:03 pm
The 41-strong team were practising high-altitude navigation when they were hit on their way down.
Iranian students clash with police as deadly regime crackdown nears 20th day
on October 4, 2022 at 3:58 pm
Iran's deadly crackdown on human rights is nearing its 20th day as students across the country resist the regime's enforcers. Protesters chant for the death of Iran's dictator.
Missile soars over Japan in North Korean weapons test
by Hyung-Jin Kim, Kim Tong-Hyung, and Mari Yamaguchi on October 4, 2022 at 3:54 pm
North Korea has fired a nuclear-capable ballistic missile over Japan in its longest-ever weapons test. The missile is capable of reaching the U.S. territory of Guam and farther, and Japan issued […]
New views: What makes a top US college, and the significance of Timbuktu
by Erika Page on October 4, 2022 at 3:35 pm
Progress roundup: Colleges that help students gain economic mobility, the digitized history of centuries of Timbuktu scholarship, and sex selection for boys falls in India.
Nigerian child killed in 'bullet-proof' charm test
on October 4, 2022 at 3:34 pm
The 12-year-old was shot dead after a healer had given him a protective charm, police say.
Nobel Prize Awarded to Scientist Who Sequenced Neanderthal Genome
by Benjamin Mueller on October 4, 2022 at 3:30 pm
Svante Pääbo, a Swedish geneticist, was honored for work that created a new field of ancient DNA studies and identified populations at higher risk of disease.