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Reduction of air pollutants in the UK, a progress

Posted on: February 17th, 2018 | No Comments
Total emissions from motor vehicles fell 12% from 2012 to 2016, according to the Office for National Statistics. However, the UK remains in breach of European limits for nitrogen oxides...

Florida governor visits hospital where school shooting victims treated

Posted on: February 16th, 2018 | No Comments
Florida Governor Rick Scott on Wednesday visited the hospital where some of the victims of a shooting at a Florida high school are being treated. The shooting, by a 19-year-old...

UK detonates WW2 bomb found near London Airport

Posted on: February 16th, 2018 | No Comments
A World War II bomb found near London City Airport was detonated on Wednesday by members of the Royal Navy bomb disposal team. The bomb, that weighed 500 kilos and...

Pyeongchang games staff, fans injured by flying debris; norovirus adds to the problem

Posted on: February 15th, 2018 | No Comments
  A total of 16 Pyeongchang Olympics staff and spectators were injured when strong winds ripped through the Olympic venues on Wednesday. The strong winds also caused considerable damage to...

Accused Florida high school gunman faces 17 murder counts

Posted on: February 15th, 2018 | No Comments
PARKLAND, Fla. (Reuters) – A 19-year-old man who had been expelled from his Florida high school was due in court on Thursday, charged with 17 counts of murder, after authorities...

Sea level rise is accelerating — study

Posted on: February 15th, 2018 | No Comments
A report in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS), a peer-reviewed US journal said that the past annual rate of sea level rise about three millimeters or...

Passenger jet lands in Hawaii after engine covering rips apart

Posted on: February 15th, 2018 | No Comments
Passengers on board United Airlines Flight from San Francisco to Honolulu had a scary trip over the Pacific Ocean on Tuesday. This, after the casing around one of the engines,...

Chinese paper says UK trying to grab attention with South China Sea mission

Posted on: February 15th, 2018 | No Comments
BEIJING (Reuters) – Britain’s Defence Ministry is trying to justify its existence and grab attention with a planned mission by a British warship to the disputed South China Sea next...

High cancer-related expenses take a toll on quality of life

Posted on: February 14th, 2018 | No Comments
Reuters Health – Cancer survivors who face a higher financial burden with their treatment and recovery tend to report lower quality of life and higher distress, a new study shows....

Cryptocurrency traders to launch lawsuit against Coincheck on Thursday – lawyer

Posted on: February 14th, 2018 | No Comments
TOKYO (Reuters) – A group of cryptocurrency traders will file a lawsuit against Coincheck Inc on Thursday over last month’s theft of $530 million (£382 million) in digital money from...