The findings, described in the journal Science Advances, track what researchers called a worrisome trend that has implications for the environment and human health.
US and Japanese ships and aircraft were searching in the Philippine Sea today for three sailors missing since a US Navy aircraft crashed a day earlier.
A 53-year-old Indian in Singapore has been jailed for over three years for robbing a compatriot jeweller of cash and valuables to the tune of USD 31,910, media reports said.
The discovery suggests that skin samples might be used to improve detection of the disorder, Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease, which now is usually diagnosed with much more difficult procedures, such as bra
Uber on Tuesday said that it had paid hackers $100,000 to destroy data on more than 57 million customers and drivers
A row has erupted over the appointment of former City of Tshwane senior official Nomasonto Ndlovu to a top tourism job in Limpopo.
CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Papua New Guinea authorities on Thursday ratcheted up pressure on more than 300 asylum seekers to abandon a decommissioned immigration camp, where refugees reported their s
NEW DELHI (Reuters) - India has approved a three-year budget for its flagship public health program almost 20 percent lower than what the health ministry said was needed, according to sources and prev
The US State Department has yet to formally notify Congress of the precision-guided munitions deal
Uber said on Tuesday that in late 2016 it had paid hackers $100,000 to destroy data on more than 57 million customers and driver stolen from the company and decided not to report the matter
A proposal in Iraq's Parliament to scrap the minimum age for Muslim girls to marry has stirred outrage among critics who view it as a licence "to rape children".
Schuman, now 33, detailed the alleged incident on her personal blog earlier this month
A full week after the Argentine submarine’s disappearance, there was no news Wednesday, encouraging or otherwise, about the whereabouts of the San Juan and its 44 crew members. The diesel-electric
BEIJING (Reuters) - China's internet regulator had said it will purge the "evil influence" of its former top official who the ruling Communist Party has put under investigation for suspected corruptio
NEW YORK (AP) — George Avakian, a Russian-born jazz scholar and architect of the American music industry who produced essential recordings by Louis Armstrong, Miles Davis and other stars has died at
It's as beneficial to a person's identity when someone they dislike proves them right by being a bad person
SYDNEY (Reuters) - Australia called on Thursday on the United States to build a strong presence in Asia and bolster ties with "like-minded" partners while warning against China's rising influence.
MEDFORD, Ore. (AP) — Authorities say one person has been killed in a shooting in Medford. KTVL-TV reports the person was shot near Chestnut and Prune streets on Wednesday evening. Medford Police only
Pakistan`s Finance Minister Ishaq Dar has been relieved of his duties, local media said on Wednesday, following speculation about his future after he failed to appear in court to answer corruption c
As it turns out, Weinstein and others are becoming a never-ending story, as more women reveal experiences with powerful men
WTI has been buoyed by the shutdown of the 590,000 bpd Keystone pipeline, one of the largest crude pipelines from Canada to the United States
The Russian President made the announcement after talks with Iranian and Turkish counterparts Hassan Rouhani and Recep Tayyip Erdogan
"It seems what we are confronted with is denial, denial, denial," Pravin Gordhan said while questioning Public Enterprises Minister Lynne Brown at the Eskom inquiry.
Kerimov is accused of hiding tens of millions of euros from tax authorities while buying a string of properties on the glitzy Riviera in France through intermediaries
Johnny Bobbitt Jr walked some blocks and bought some gas for Kate McClure who ran out of fuel
Only a year ago accusations against Trump dominated the headlines, with more than a dozen women accusing Trump of improper conduct or sexual assault.
They were protesting after a student reportedly killed herself after being caught cheating in an exam.
Lebanon has been thrown into turmoil by Hariri's shock announcement from Saudi that he was stepping down
MIAMI (AP) — It was lunchtime at John A. Ferguson Senior High School and employees at the Falcon Gift Shop were hustling to keep up with the demand for snacks and birthday balloons. Danny Vaca-Figuer
Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro on Wednesday named Asdrubal Chavez -- a cousin of late leader Hugo Chavez -- to lead Citgo, the state oil company`s US affiliate.
WINTER PARK, Fla. (AP) — As 9-year-old Sabrina Agosto left her school’s lunch line, she dropped her carton of milk on the cafeteria’s “share and donation” table and then snagg
HAVANA (Reuters) - Cuba said its foreign minister met with his North Korean counterpart in Havana on Wednesday and both rejected the United States' "unilateral and arbitrary" demands while expressing
The Pope has been outspoken about his sympathy for the Muslim Rohingya -- a stance that could trigger protests in mainly Buddhist Myanmar where the minority is vilified.
ROSEMARY BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Nestled between the high-rise condominium towers lining Panama City Beach to the east and Destin to the west is Walton County Road 30 A ? a 24-mile stretch of multi-millio