Autonomous killer drones begin patrolling the Great Barrier Reef

Autonomous killer drones begin patrolling the Great Barrier Reef

The Great Barrier Reef Foundation The Great Barrier Reef is in grave danger, but a killer drone may just be key in helping it heal. Problems for the reef continue to mount: Coral bleaching events become more frequent as climate change spirals out of control, poor governance, increasing industrialization, overfishing and pollution runoff have all […]

This Chinese Construction Firm Is Aiming For The Top In The Middle East

This Chinese Construction Firm Is Aiming For The Top In The Middle East

A lone painting of a Dubai landmark project, Palm Jumeirah, hangs behind Yu Tao’s desk in his high rise office. “I have this photo here to remind me of how difficult this project was,” says the president and CEO of China State Construction Engineering Corporation Middle East (CSCEC ME). New to Dubai at the time, […]

BUZZ-Europe: Top risers and decliners

BUZZ-Europe: Top risers and decliners

Reuters Tuesday September 04, 2018 3:17 AM Sept 4 (Reuters) – The STOXX 600 index rises 0.4 percent. Below are the top risers and decliners on the pan-European index as of 07:06 a.m. GMT: RISERSStock Move News Scor SE +7.8 M&A: Rejects takeover offer by pct Covea UBI Banca +4.5 — pct […]

Bonior: A romance that doesn't travel well

Bonior: A romance that doesn't travel well

Q: My girlfriend and I took our long-anticipated, biggest vacation together yet this summer. It went horribly, and this has happened before. I’ve realized we just do not do trips well together, with totally different styles of travel. I love her and am very happy in my life with her, and we are thinking about […]

All you need to know about sickle-cell disease

All you need to know about sickle-cell disease

By ANI WASHINGTON: A new study sheds light on how sickle-cell disease occurs when deformed red blood cells clump together, blocking tiny blood vessels and causing severe pain and swelling in the affected body parts. Sickle-cell disease, also known as sickle-cell anemia, is a group of disorders that lead to deformation and break down of […]

Bring back work visas for overseas graduates, say UK universities

Bring back work visas for overseas graduates, say UK universities

British universities have called on the government to reintroduce a visa that would allow overseas students to stay in the country to work for up to two years after graduation. They say it would give the UK a competitive edge over rival countries and help it maintain the 450,000 international students, 134,835 of them EU-born, […]

Ride at Washington State Fair malfunctions, occupants evacuated

Ride at Washington State Fair malfunctions, occupants evacuated

0 Ride at Washington State Fair malfunctions, occupants evacuated Nineteen people were rescued off of a ride called El Niño after it malfunctioned Monday at the Washington State Fair, according to local police. No injuries have been reported.  At approximately 6 p.m., the ride came to a complete stop. Fire officials got all riders off in […]

Ronan Farrow breaks silence on NBC-Weinstein controversy

Ronan Farrow breaks silence on NBC-Weinstein controversy

Ronan Farrow, the journalist who won a Pulitzer Prize for his reporting on Harvey Weinstein, released an extraordinary statement Monday night that accused NBC News of having blocked his reporting on Weinstein and misled the public about doing so. “I’ve avoided commenting on the specifics of NBC’s role in the Weinstein story to keep the […]

ESPN's Kirk Herbstreit names his top four college football teams

ESPN's Kirk Herbstreit names his top four college football teams

(Photo: Getty) ESPN college football analyst Kirk Herbstreit put out his top four teams Monday at end of Virginia Tech’s win over Florida State. Herbstreit picked Alabama as his No. 1 team after week one’s action, with Clemson coming in at No. 2. Ohio State followed as Herbstreit’s No. 3 team while Georgia would […]

Opinion: The South Africa question

Opinion: The South Africa question

South Africa has been thrown into the news because of President Donald Trump’s recent tweet that he instructed his secretary of state to “closely study” alleged land seizures from white farmers in South Africa. Earlier this year, a land confiscation motion was brought by radical Marxist opposition leader Julius Malema, and it passed South Africa’s […]