REGIONBUSINESSLIFE.COM: Top News and Analysis 2019-08-14, 02:26

'Cancer-linked' chemicals in Chipotle, Sweetgreen packaging? There's more to know, experts say

Harmful chemicals may be lurking in those eco-friendly containers from fast casual dining spots like Chipotle and Sweetgreen.       ...

'Cancer-linked' chemicals in Chipotle, Sweetgreen packaging? There's more to know, experts say

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Chipotle, Sweetgreen bowls are linked to cancer-causing chemicals The bowls used at restaurants such as Chipotle and Sweetgreen are linked to cancer-causing chemicals, according to a new study. Though compostable bowls are often advertised as environmentally-friendly, they may be treated with toxic compounds known as “forever chemicals,” according to a...
2019-08-08, 00:52

Food packaging is full of toxic chemicals – here's how it could affect your health If you care about what you eat, you should care about what it comes inThe internet cheered in December when Trader Joe’s announced it would take meaningful steps towards making its packaging more sustainable. The supermarket chain outlined a plan that included reducing and eliminating excess waste, ...
2019-05-28, 10:13

Ask the experts: are we unnecessarily afraid of chemicals? We asked what you wanted to know about toxic exposure and put your questions to Dr Leonardo TrasandeHave a question about pesticides, persistent chemicals or heavy metals? Ask the expertsHow can we stop the public from being unnecessarily afraid of chemicals? Continue reading......
2019-06-29, 13:39

Sweetgreen, Pointing to Its Own Past, Hatches New Model The company says it’s so much more than salad—and wants to change the way it serves up both food and new ideas, its three founders say. Inside their “Sweetgreen 3.0” project...
2019-07-16, 20:39

Sweetgreen sets its sights on dinner with purchase of meal delivery service Galley Foods The acquisition is a first for Sweetgreen, which was founded 12 years ago by three Georgetown University graduates and has grown into a $1 billion chain with 90 locations....
2019-06-11, 20:52

Chipotle's Sales Rise Following Price Increases The fast-casual chain is selling more burritos even at higher prices, with Chipotle CEO Brian Niccol saying the results reflected better restaurant operations and marketing, along with a focus on digital sales....
2019-07-24, 13:39

Stocks to Watch: UPS, Caterpillar, Sprint, Chipotle, and More United Parcel Service, Caterpillar, Tupperware Brands, Snap, Visa, and Chipotle are some of the companies with shares expected to trade actively on Wednesday....
2019-07-24, 16:26

Amazon under fire for new packaging that cannot be recycled Use of plastic envelopes branded a ‘major step backwards’ in fight against pollutionAmazon has been criticised by environmental groups and customers after introducing a range of plastic packaging that cannot be recycled in the UK.While supermarkets and other retailers have been reducing their use of...
2019-08-20, 14:00

Celebrate National Avocado Day With Free Guacamole at Chipotle Today is National Avocado Day, and in honor of this special occasion, Chipotle is gifting us all with the best kind of burrito surprise: free guac. “Our guac has a massive following of super-fans and what better day to celebrate our iconic side than on National Avocado Day?” said Laurie ...
2019-07-31, 20:52

Chipotle beats quarterly same-store sales estimates Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc beat analysts' estimates for quarterly same-store sales on Tuesday, as the fast-casual chain's aggressive investments in delivery and advertising lifted sales of its burritos and tacos....
2019-07-24, 00:39

Chipotle stock has fully recovered from its E. coli problems Chipotle's comeback from its E. coli nightmare of 2015 and early 2016 is now complete. Shares of Chipotle hit a new all-time high Monday for the first time since August 2015....
2019-07-15, 22:52

Chipotle to consider raising prices in response to Trump tariffs Chipotle Mexican Grill is considering increasing prices after 2019 costs are predicted to rise by about $15 million because of tariffs proposed last week by President Trump....
2019-06-04, 00:01

Microsoft is set to shake up Dynamics 365 pricing and packaging again Microsoft plans to make some pricing and licensing changes to its Dynamics 365 CRM and ERP family as of October 1, according to information it shared with its partners recently....
2019-07-22, 22:39

CVC Nears Deal to Buy Packaging Unit From Bosch German engineering group Robert Bosch is in advanced talks to sell its packaging-technology division to global buyout firm CVC Capital Partners in a deal that could value the business at up to $959 million....
2019-07-05, 00:13

Chipotle's online focus delivers same-store sales beat Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc's focus on online ordering and aggressive spending on advertising paid off as it brought in more customers and helped it beat same-store sales estimates....
2019-07-23, 23:26

Chipotle teases carne asada and other potential new menu items Chipotle Mexican Grill teased potential new menu items on its earnings call Tuesday as the chain continues to impress investors under CEO Brian Niccol....
2019-07-24, 02:39

National Guacamole Day 2019: Chipotle and other restaurants have deals Monday While avocado prices have stabilized, some consumers have noticed a difference in Chipotle’s guacamole and have taken to social media to complain.       ...
2019-09-16, 17:13

Trump tariffs could cost an extra nickel per burrito, says Chipotle Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc on Monday estimated a $15 million hit from President Donald Trump's proposed tariffs on Mexican imports, and said it could cover that by raising burrito prices by around 5 cents....
2019-06-03, 20:26

Nestle launches paper packaging for snack bars Global food giant Nestle SA has developed new paper packaging for its YES! snack bars, a technology it hopes to scale up and extend to other confectionery products as it tries to make all its packaging recyclable or reusable by 2025....
2019-07-03, 13:52

The Idiotic Reason That Egg Companies Are Turning to Plastic Packaging Choosing which eggs to buy at the grocery store can be an overwhelming process. Single A, Double A, jumbo, organic, free range, cage free, pasture-raised, vegetarian-fed, hormone-free, certified humane, local, and antibiotic-free are among the befuddling labels facing shoppers on American store shel...
2019-09-01, 02:26

Nestle institute aims to develop packaging of the future Nestle has set up a research institute to develop more environmentally friendly packaging for its products and reduce plastic waste, taking matters into its own hands rather than relying on its suppliers....
2019-09-12, 21:00

Hans Rausing, Swedish Packaging Magnate, Is Dead at 93 One of the wealthiest people in Europe, he took over his father’s company and helped bring Tetra Pak to supermarkets and breakfast tables around the world....
2019-09-07, 02:13

Costa Rica is banning the use of polystyrene packaging from 2021 Costa Rica lawmakers are to ban the import of expanded polystyrene packaging in a bid to curb its damaging effects on the environment and human health...
2019-07-17, 20:52

Entenmann’s Little Bites cookies recalled due to plastic in packaging HORSHAM, Pa. — One flavor of Entenmann’s Little Bites Soft Baked Cookies is being recalled due to the potential presence of blue plastic pieces in individual packaging pouches. Bimbo Bakeries USA, the Horsham, Pennsylvania-based owner of Entenmann’s, says all of the five-pack, mini chocolate chip co...
2019-08-03, 01:52

Packaging makers Schur, All4Labels put up for sale -sources European packaging makers Schur Flexibles and All4Labels have been put up for sale in separate auctions geared towards private equity buyers, people close to the matter said....
2019-07-11, 13:39

Meera Sodha’s chipotle tomatoes with butter beans and quinoa | The New Vegan A satisfying meal of quinoa crowned with glossy chipotle tomatoes and a butter-bean mash In gaming, you can ‘double win’, where you play once, but win twice. A similar sort of thrill can exist in the kitchen (hear me out, please) when you cook one ingredient and it forms two edible delights – such a...
2019-08-03, 16:13

Beyond Meat CEO invites Chipotle for a tour after its fake meats are called too processed After Chipotle CEO Brian Niccol said imitation meat products are too processed for its menu, Beyond Meat CEO Ethan Brown invited him on a tour of the company's manufacturing facilities....
2019-07-24, 21:52

Chipotle just launched a brand new 'Queso Blanco' made with 2 types of cheese Chipotle just launched a brand new queso made with two types of cheese and three types of pepper. The Queso Blanco features two types of aged cheeses and incorporates Serrano, Poblano and Chipotle peppers. Queso Blanco is currently available at 52 Chipotle restaurants in San Diego, Dallas, and Detr...
2019-08-10, 10:39

Chipotle's online shift fuels highest sales growth in two years Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc's aggressive push into online orders, amped up ads around fresh ingredients and the addition of healthier meals helped the burrito chain post its highest sales growth at established restaurants in over two years....
2019-07-24, 02:52

How supermarkets can reduce packaging to save the planet from drowning in garbage It was inspiring to read about the launch of Waitrose’s trial in Oxford offering consumers a range of products free of packaging. Their system isn’t revolutionary – smaller supermarkets have been doing the same thing for quite some time, as have many committed people. But it’s the first time that a ...
2019-06-30, 21:39

Hands' Terra Firma abandons German packaging deal Guy Hands, the private equity baron, has abandoned plans for a takeover of a European packaging business, raising questions about the ability of one of Britain's most prominent financiers to secure fresh acquisitions....
2019-08-08, 17:52

M&S offer 25p off takeaway food for customers with reusable containers in bid to cut packaging Marks and Spencer is now offering a discount to customers who bring reusable containers to their Market Place counters in a bid to reduce single-use packaging....
2019-07-31, 21:00

Fight against youth violence gets £10m boost after donation from packaging billionaires Tetra Pak heir Hans Rausing and his wife Julia have donated £10 million to help launch a pioneering initiative to combat the "staggering" levels of youth violence in London....
2019-09-02, 15:52

UPDATE 1-Packaging makers Schur, All4Labels put up for sale - sources European packaging makers Schur Flexibles and All4Labels have been put up for sale in separate auctions geared towards private equity buyers, people close to the matter said....
2019-07-11, 13:39

Intel unveils packaging innovations for building 3D and multi-die chips Intel is unveiling packaging innovations for creating three-dimensional chip packages and other solutions that put multiple chips in a package.Read More...
2019-07-09, 22:13

Amazon will fine sellers who ship products in oversized packaging Amazon continues to find new ways to cut costs in its effort to maximize profits. It has announced that new guidelines to reduce packaging will come into play on September 3rd, pushed back from the original deadline of today....
2019-08-01, 15:52

Avocado Day: Chipotle, other chains giving away free guac Wednesday despite higher cost Higher avocado prices aren't cancelling National Avocado Day. Restaurants nationwide will still give away free guacamole Wednesday.       ...
2019-07-31, 20:26

Apple's Beats Solo3 wireless headphones are more than half off in 'open box' packaging If you don't mind the advanced age of the Beats Solo3, the snazzy wireless on-ear headphones can still be a much smarter buy than the hot new Powerbeats Pro for certain people... at a certain price point. While these bad boys are definitely not worth their $299.99 MSRP anymore, a number of awesome d...
2019-06-06, 23:13

Bosch in talks to sell packaging unit to buyout firm CVC -source Car parts maker Bosch is in advanced talks to sell its packaging machinery business to buyout firm CVC in a deal valuing the company at up to 850 million euros ($959 million), a person close to the matter said....
2019-07-04, 15:39

Amazon India to weed out single-use plastic packaging by June 2020 Amazon.com Inc's India unit said on Wednesday it would replace all single use plastic in its packaging by June 2020 with paper cushions, the latest major company to join the country's fight against environmental pollution....
2019-09-04, 11:00

British supermarket Sainsbury's vows to halve plastic packaging by 2025 Britain's second-biggest supermarket, Sainsbury's , vowed on Friday to halve plastic packaging by 2025, promising to switch to alternative materials and refillable options to meet consumer demand for less waste....
2019-09-13, 08:00

Chipotle's stock hits all-time high after earnings top estimates, raises sales forecast Chipotle Mexican Grill on Tuesday reported that its digital sales nearly doubled during its second quarter, fueling earnings that beat analysts' expectations....
2019-07-24, 02:39

Chipotle stock tumbles after New York City sues the company, alleging labor law violations New York Mayor Bill de Blasio's administration is suing Chipotle Mexican Grill, alleging it violated a city labor law requiring predictable schedules for workers....
2019-09-10, 18:52

Dunk all fried foods in the sweet heat of Kate's signature honey-chipotle sauce A few weeks ago, I was the late one to a group dinner at a pizzeria in town called Biga, so I texted my friends to tell them to order without me. When I arrived, they told me they’d one of the house combos, a pizza topped with bacon, sweet potato, maple-chipotle dressing, and macadamia nuts. I would...
2019-06-01, 00:13

From delivery to eco-friendly packaging and tons of recalls: A look at 2018's food trends Food recalls, green packaging and fast-food delivery were big industry news this past year, according to experts.        ...
2019-05-21, 17:26

Amazon India Plans To Scrap Single-Use Plastic Packaging By June 2020 Amazon India will roll out paper packing material across the country by the end of 2019, its vice president of customer fulfilment, Akhil Saxena, said on a call....
2019-09-04, 13:52

Phthalates: why you need to know about the chemicals in cosmetics Also known as plasticizers, phthalates are also commonly found in food packaging and plasticsPhthalates are a group of chemicals most commonly used to make plastic more flexible and harder to break. They also act as a binding agent or a solvent. Also known as plasticizers, they are found in a wide r...
2019-05-23, 10:26

Mindful Chef's healthy recipe of the week: chipotle beef meatball & sweet potato bowl Each week, Myles and Giles, founders of healthy recipe box delivery service Mindful Chef, will be sharing an easy mid-week supper recipe exclusively for the Evening Standard...
2019-08-27, 14:00

The US allows 1,300 chemicals banned by Europe to be used in cosmetics. Why? A long list of potentially harmful ingredients banned in the EU are legally allowed in the US due to historically relaxed regulationsRead our entire Toxic America seriesA brief but telling piece of legislation was put forward in Connecticut in January. Just three lines in length, the bill calls for ...
2019-05-22, 09:39

Bisphenol: what to know about the chemicals in water bottles and CDs Though its health effects are still debated, the EPA says it is concerned about bisphenol (such as BPA) because ‘it is a reproductive, developmental and systemic toxicant’Bisphenols are a group of chemicals used to manufacture plastics, epoxy resins and other products since the 1960s. Bisphenol-A (B...
2019-05-24, 09:00

China is pumping tons of banned chemicals into the air Chinese factories are pumping tons of dangerous chemicals into the air despite an international agreement intended to halt the destruction of the ozone layer, a study released on Wednesday said. Two provinces in China have been cited as a source of a spike in emissions of a globally banned chemical ...
2019-05-23, 02:13

Schumer calls on FDA to review all chemicals used in sunscreen Sen. Chuck Schumer on Sunday said he’s asking the FDA to review all of the ingredients of sunscreen products to ensure consumers don’t get burned by chemicals that could “seep into the bloodstream.” ​”​There is no doubt about it: sunscreen has been a life-saver, but tha...
2019-06-09, 23:13

Pesticides explained: the toxic chemicals in up to 70% of produce Studies have linked long-term health issues, while regulators insist breaches of safe limits are rare The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) defines pesticides as any chemical substance used to regulate, prevent or destroy plants or pests – usually insects, rodents or microorganisms such as fungi...
2019-05-29, 14:00

If farmers stopped using chemicals on crops, would the bugs take over? The long-running series in which readers answer other readers’ questions on subjects ranging from trivial flights of fancy to profound scientific conceptsWe are often told that the farming industry cannot manage without using pesticides, herbicides and artificial fertiliser. With biodiversity in suc...
2019-07-31, 18:52

Dopamine and serotonin: Brain chemicals explained Dopamine and serotonin, or the 'happy hormones,' play key roles in mood, depression, and appetite, among other things. Learn about similarities, differences, and what happens when they are out of balance here....
2019-08-20, 03:52

Exiled Thai critic attacked with chemicals in Japan An exiled Thai critic of the country's military and monarchy said he was attacked in his home in Japan last month and believes Thai authorities were behind the incident, an accusation that was ridiculed by the kingdom's army chief....
2019-08-03, 23:26

Dolphins in Channel carry 'toxic cocktail' of chemicals High levels of mercury and banned industrial fluids, found in blubber and skin, can impact reproductionBottlenose dolphins in the Channel have been found to carry a “toxic cocktail” of chemicals in their bodies, some of which have been banned for decades and which may be harming the marine mammals’ ...
2019-09-12, 23:52

FDA food sampling finds contamination by ‘forever chemicals’ WASHINGTON — The Food and Drug Administration’s first broad testing of food for a worrisome class of nonstick, stain-resistant industrial compounds found substantial levels in some grocery store meats and seafood and in off-the-shelf chocolate cake, according to unreleased findings FDA researchers p...
2019-06-03, 23:26

FDA food testing finds contamination by 'forever chemicals' The Food and Drug Administration's first broad testing of food for a worrisome class of nonstick, stain-resistant industrial compounds found substantial levels in some grocery store meats and seafood and in off-the-shelf chocolate cake, according to unreleased findings FDA researchers presented at a...
2019-06-03, 21:39

Two brain chemicals should be targeted in Parkinson's treatment, study says While Parkinson's disease patients often receive treatment for lower dopamine levels, researchers say treatment should also target the chemical acetylcholine....
2019-07-17, 23:39

Pretty hurts: are chemicals in beauty products making us ill? Cosmetics and personal care items women use every day are packed with a constellation of chemicals that health advocates say could be connected to a host of health problemsAnyone who has ever glanced at a lotion or shampoo bottle has probably noticed a mystifying array of multi-syllabic chemicals. W...
2019-05-23, 10:26

Firms sued over water contaminated by chemicals in Delaware BLADES, Del. (AP) — Residents of a small Delaware town whose water supply is contaminated by chemicals linked to health issues ranging from cancer to infertility are suing several companies who manufactured the chemicals. The News Journal of Wilmington reports the five Blades residents say they have...
2019-06-05, 15:13

Unlisted chemicals in Juul e-cigarettes may irritate throats of users While people who vape are inhaling chemicals used in the products, researchers point out they also inhale the results of reactions between those chemicals -- which may have unknown effects....
2019-07-31, 19:26

Companies deny responsibility for toxic ‘forever chemicals’ contamination The 3M Company, the Chemours Company and DuPont appeared before lawmakers over PFASWhy you need to know about PFASChemical company executives have denied responsibility for a category of toxic fluorinated chemicals that have contaminated water supplies around the US and are now found in the bodies o...
2019-09-11, 19:26

Bayer to sell chemicals unit Currenta for 3.5 billion euros The sale is part of Bayer's plan to divest from non-strategic ventures, after its purchase of US firm Monsanto. Bayer has been dogged by a wave of lawsuits after the merger, which has sent its shares tumbling....
2019-08-07, 07:39

Making industrial chemicals “green” requires a lot of renewable electricity Enlarge / Huntsman Olefins petrochemical industry, manufacturer of ethylene and propylene, Wilton, Teesside, UK. (credit: Photo by Photofusion/Universal Images Group via Getty Images) When we think about climate change, we most often think about emissions from two sectors: energy and transportati...
2019-05-21, 14:38

UPDATE 1-Occidental Petroleum's 2nd-qtr earnings dip on deal costs, chemicals Occidental Petroleum Corp , which is battling activist investor Carl Icahn over its $38 billion purchase of Anadarko Petroleum, reported a 14% drop in quarterly profit on Wednesday, as costs related to the deal and weaker chemical earnings hit its bottom line....
2019-08-01, 01:26

China confirmed as source of illegal ozone-destroying chemicals Researchers have been puzzled by rising levels of trichlorofluoromethane (CFC-11), but a new study suggests the Chinese provinces of Shandong and Hebei are the source...
2019-05-23, 10:26

Exxon Mobil profit sinks on weakness in chemicals, refining Exxon Mobil Corp on Friday reported a 21% drop in quarterly profit, its third period in a row of weaker year-over-year results, as sharply higher oil production was offset by weaker refining and chemicals business....
2019-08-02, 18:13

BASF shares tumble after chemicals giant slashes outlook BASF shares fell almost 6% on Tuesday after an overnight profit warning in which the German chemicals giant citing trade friction forecast a 30% fall in adjusted annual operating profit instead of a rise....
2019-07-09, 15:13

Banning dangerous chemicals could save the US billions | Leonardo Trasande It’s a myth that environmental regulations stifle economic productivity. Harmful chemicals cost the US $340bn a yearThe Trump administration has argued that environmental regulations hold back economic productivity. Yet history suggests that the opposite is the case.Look at phasing out lead in gasol...
2019-06-27, 20:39

'Forever chemicals' found in seafood, meats and chocolate cake, FDA says Nearly half the meat and fish tested had double the advisory level for PFAS, chemicals linked to cancer and liver problemsWhy you need to know about PFAS, the chemicals in pizza boxes and rainwearSignificant levels of chemicals linked to an array of health problems have been found in seafood, meats ...
2019-06-04, 02:00

German firms sent weapons-grade chemicals to Syria despite sanctions — report Despite EU restrictions, German companies were involved in exporting chemicals to Syria, a report has uncovered. The ingredients can be used to make sarin gas — a nerve agent repeatedly used in Syria's devastating war....
2019-06-27, 19:13

Exclusive: Chevron Phillips Chemical in bid to acquire Nova Chemicals - sources ​Chevron Phillips Chemical Company, a joint venture between Chevron Corp and Phillips 66, has offered to acquire Nova Chemicals Corp for more than $15 billion including debt, people familiar with the matter said on Thursday....
2019-06-20, 23:39

Diabetes risk tied to common chemicals, curbed by healthy habits Chemicals in everything from food wrappers to clothing and furniture are associated with an increased risk of diabetes, but much of this added risk is reduced with good eating and exercise habits, a study suggests....
2019-08-09, 07:39

DuPont to stop buying firefighting foam made with controversial chemicals Industrial materials maker DuPont said on Wednesday it would stop buying and using firefighting foams made with a controversial class of chemicals, which are at the center of multiple environmental lawsuits, by the end of 2021....
2019-08-28, 16:52

Is your takeout lunch bowl covered in toxic 'forever chemicals'? | Joe Fassler Compostable bowls are considered eco-friendly, but they are covered in chemicals that persist indefinitely and are linked to troubling health effectsFor years, disposable bowls have been a stalwart ally of the fast-casual restaurant. Beige, earthy-looking and made from molded plant fibers, these rec...
2019-08-16, 13:39

Tata Chemicals plans first UK industrial carbon capture demo plant Tata Chemicals Europe (TCE) plans to build Britain's first industrial-scale carbon capture and utilization (CCU) demonstration plant to trap emissions for use in sodium carbonate manufacturing, the firm said on Thursday....
2019-06-27, 22:26

It's not your imagination. Chipotle's guacamole is different and avocado prices are down While avocado prices have stabilized, some consumers have noticed a difference in Chipotle’s guacamole and have taken to social media to complain.       ...
2019-09-14, 16:52

German chemicals industry cuts full-year production, revenue forecast German chemicals association VCI on Wednesday cut its full-year forecast for production and revenues, pointing to a difficult market in Germany and Europe and missing impulses from Asia and the United States....
2019-09-04, 11:52

Starbucks customers sue claiming exposure to potentially fatal pest-control chemicals Starbucks is being sued by a group of New York City customers concerned about exposure to potentially-fatal pest-control chemicals.        ...
2019-05-22, 02:52

Grand jury indicts GE's Baker Hughes for exposing workers to toxic chemicals A grand jury in Alaska this week indicted General Electric's Baker Hughes , two of its subsidiaries and an employee, for 25 felony charges of assault relating to toxic chemical releases at a construction site, according to authorities....
2019-09-12, 19:52

UPDATE 1-Standard Industries, private equity vie for BASF construction chemicals -sources Building materials maker Standard Industries and several private equity groups are vying for BASF's construction chemicals business, which the German chemicals group has put on the block to focus on more profitable operations, people close to the matter said....
2019-06-28, 19:39

Natural high: Brazil's Guarana growers ditch chemicals for ancient knowledge For the Guarana growers of the Amazon, the caffeine-rich berries aren't just a fortifying brew but part of ancient tradition that respects their rainforest home....
2019-06-13, 13:26

Chemicals maker Albemarle profit beats, raises 2019 earnings forecast Albemarle Corp beat quarterly profit estimates on higher demand for bromine and raised its 2019 adjusted profit forecast on Wednesday, sending shares of the world's largest lithium producer up over 10% in extended trading....
2019-08-08, 02:13

'Forever chemicals' linked to cancer and developmental issues lurk in the blood of almost every American. Here's how to avoid them. David Kasnic/The Washington Post/Getty Images The chemical class known as PFAS became popular in the US around the 1940s, since they resist heat, grease, stains, and water. Today, PFAS are considered toxic and have been linked to cancer, liver damage, thyroid disease, and developmental issues. Most...
2019-08-22, 01:13

One dead, 8 sickened in California hotel hazmat incident treated as suicide involving chemicals A hazmat incident at a California hotel over the weekend that left one person dead and at least 8 more sickened is now being investigated as a suicide, police said....
2019-09-02, 17:00

Samsung, SK Hynix ask Korean firm to boost chemicals supply amid Japanese curbs South Korea's Samsung Electronics and SK Hynix have asked a local supplier to the boost supply of a key chipmaking chemical to guard against any production disruptions, an official at the supplier said on Tuesday....
2019-07-16, 12:52

Colorado couple files suit alleging chemicals at Dominican Republic resort made them critically ill A Colorado couple has filed a lawsuit in the Dominican Republic against the hotel chain where at least four American tourists have died in the past year, alleging that they fell ill because of pesticides while staying at one of the chain's properties last year....
2019-06-06, 22:26

National Beverage craters after a new lawsuit alleges the company made false claims about chemicals in LaCroix cans (FIZZ) National Beverage Corp. shares slid on the news that a lawsuit has been filed against its beverage company LaCroix. The lawsuit claims the president of National Beverage planned to prematurely state LaCroix cans were BPA free. National Beverage denied the claims. This is the second lawsuit filed a...
2019-06-11, 21:52

Chemicals, plastic makers to focus on curbing SE Asia plastic waste A global alliance of plastic makers and consumer goods companies said on Tuesday it would prioritize much of its $1 billion funds to curb plastic waste in Southeast Asia....
2019-08-27, 13:13

How to manage your money, according to the experts fizkes/Getty When it comes to learning how to manage your money, there are some basic guidelines anyone who wants to build wealth should follow. You can avoid debt by bringing in more money than you spend each month, and start to build wealth by setting up automatic transfers into a high-yield savi...
2019-06-23, 23:52

How experts say you can fix your credit over time So your credit rating is horrible. Over the years, you used credit recklessly. You paid bills late. You didn’t keep track of cumulative card debt — or what it was doing to your creditworthiness. The good news is you can fix your credit, regulators and card specialists say, but it will take a long-te...
2019-07-14, 11:00

Who Won the Debate? Experts Weigh In Elizabeth Warren drew praise for her grasp of policy, and Kamala Harris had some of the night’s best lines. Joe Biden? Strong start, but a stumble over race....
2019-09-13, 12:52

Menopause experts say compounded HRT is unsafe Women told not to use cBHRT because of concerns over ‘purity, potency and safety’Women are being warned not to use a form of hormone replacement therapy marketed as being “more natural” than that available from NHS doctors, with experts saying it is unsafe, expensive and could increase the risk of d...
2019-08-27, 02:13

US could be hit with 9 major hurricanes this year, experts say Hurricane season may be more turbulent than usual with as many as nine severe storms expected to hit the US this year, according to experts. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration warned Thursday that “above-normal hurricane activity” has been predicted for hurricane season,...
2019-08-12, 18:00

Here’s what experts say mobile gaming will look like in 2020 Even though mobile gaming has a ways to go before it's just like playing on a desktop or console, it's inching closer every year - and it might grow in leaps and bounds in 2020. Why? AAA publishers are getting good at translating their AAA franchises to mobile, but the onset of 5G and...
2019-06-18, 23:26

Experts say blackout in Argentina should have been limited As authorities in Argentina try to figure out why electricity surged on a transmission line and touched off a massive blackout covering three nations, experts say power companies should have spotted the problem and taken action to limit the outage....
2019-06-19, 00:26

Should You Use a VPN for Internet Privacy? That Depends, Experts Say It’s safe to say that plenty of the shenanigans you get up to online are being tracked, logged, or monitored by someone. Whether it’s an advertiser getting your attention based on the window shopping you did during Prime Day, Facebook suggesting friends for you based on your interactions...
2019-07-31, 17:39

The Zika Virus Is Still a Threat. Here’s What Experts Know. The mosquito-transmitted virus, which can cause severe birth defects, faded after 2016, but it’s still circulating and has now spread to other countries....
2019-07-02, 21:52

Signs they don't want a second date, according to experts Avoid staring at your phone after your first date, instead learn the signs telling you they aren't interested in a second one!        ...
2019-07-01, 16:52

Experts caution against recession indicator A geeky recession indicator that blared red on Wednesday — freaking out Wall Street and Main Street alike — might be broken, economists say. On Wednesday, the Dow Jones Industrial Average plunged 800 points — marking its worst dip all year — after a rare inversion of Treasury market yields sounded a...
2019-08-16, 21:39

Oil ETFs are tanking—here's how experts say to play them Oil ETFs are tanking on renewed trade war worries. Dave Nadig of ETF.com and Kevin O'Leary of O'Shares ETFs join 'ETF Edge' to discuss what they're watching and how they'd trade the ETFs....
2019-08-06, 01:39

Prison experts reveal exactly what they would have done with Epstein Even before his first suspected suicide attempt last month, Jeffrey Epstein was perhaps the most vulnerable man in the federal jail system: a wealthy and well-known financier accused of sexually abusing dozens of underage girls....
2019-08-11, 17:26

Ask the experts: Do we need to watch out for glyphosate in food? We asked what you wanted to know about toxic exposure and put your questions to Dr Leonardo TrasandeHave a question about pesticides, persistent chemicals or heavy metals? Ask the expertsDo we need to watch out for glyphosate in food? Continue reading......
2019-06-28, 09:00

'A decisive moment' — Here's what experts are saying about the EU elections Europeans showed belief in the EU project, experts claimed Monday, despite long-dominant centrist parties losing ground to euroskeptic and nationalist opponents in the EU elections....
2019-05-27, 16:39

Are Onions and Garlic Healthy? Here’s What Experts Say Garlic and onions are staples for many home cooks. But do these plants actually add any health benefits to your dishes? Or are they purely for flavor? People who try to eat colorful fruits and vegetables in order to get a wide range of vitamins and minerals may think that pale foods like onions and ...
2019-05-21, 17:13

Will gas prices go up after Saudi attack? Experts say yes. News of the attacks has experts and analysts warning that a long-term decrease in the world's crude oil supply has implications at the pump.       ...
2019-09-16, 17:13

Should I Give My Child Juice? Here’s What Experts Say Though juice was once a cornerstone of a balanced breakfast, its place at the table has been looking a bit precarious these days. Concerns over excess sugar and calories have led many parents to stop buying it–especially after a 2017 recommendation from the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP)...
2019-09-05, 12:52

Ask the experts: do the plastic linings of tin food cans contain BPA? We asked you what you wanted to know about your own toxic exposure and put your questions to Dr Leonardo TrasandeHave a question about pesticides, persistent chemicals or heavy metals? Ask the expertsDo the plastic linings of tin cans still contain BPA? I buy glass jars of organic beans/chickpeas/ch...
2019-06-27, 21:13

Don’t believe the hype — experts say wellness beers, wine are BS When it comes to running, Adam Marsh is “always open to the latest and greatest,” the 46-year-old tells The Post. From donning silly-looking minimalist running shoes to ripping shots of beet juice in the morning to rev his endurance, Marsh, who lives in Soho, is game for anything that might give him...
2019-06-12, 07:00

Experts believe Aladdin may actually be based a real person Genies and flying carpets may still be up for debate, but experts now believe that “Aladdin” could actually be based on a real person. “A lot of new research being done about the man behind Aladdin,” says Arafat A. Razzaque, researcher at Cambridge University’s Centre of Isla...
2019-05-24, 06:26

Maharashtra Flood Devastation Could Have Been Avoided, Say Experts Nearly 50 people have died in the floods in Western Maharashtra and over five lakh have been displaced in the past few days. What caused this devastation is now a matter of study. A report by the......
2019-08-14, 22:26

Experts: Spy used AI-generated face to connect with targets LONDON (AP) — The Associated Press has identified a phantom LinkedIn profile that appears to use an artificially generated face, and experts say its activity is typical of espionage efforts on the professional networking site. The imaginary “Katie Jones” seems plugged into the Washington...
2019-06-13, 04:39

Here’s how digital forensics experts track down hackers As society becomes increasingly data driven, the importance of ensuring this data’s security and fidelity grows exponentially. While prevention is still the best medicine though, tracking down those who have already entered your system is also vital. This has led to the growth of digital forensics –...
2019-06-23, 13:39

Hemp textiles made in U.S. will take time, experts say The U.S. Constitution was written on hemp paper, and Betsy Ross's first American flag was made of hemp, but the road back to hemp fiber textiles grown in the USA will take a while, industry experts say....
2019-08-05, 10:26

Experts say it might not matter if telescope is in Hawaii or Spain HONOLULU — When starlight from billions of years ago zips across the universe and finally comes into focus on Earth, astronomers want their telescopes to be in the best locations possible to see what’s out there. Despite years of legal battles and months of protests by Native Hawaiian opponents, the...
2019-08-28, 08:13

San Francisco vape ban could hinder war on tobacco, say UK experts US and British officials at odds over whether e-cigarettes boost smoking or help to quitSan Francisco’s ban on sales of e-cigarettes could set back the war on smoking, according to public health experts in the UK who are doing everything they can to promote vaping as a way to quit.As shopkeepers in ...
2019-06-29, 10:39

Experts Think They Have Uncovered the Biblical Town of Emmaus Archaeologists have made what is an important discovery for Christendom in Israel. They claim that they have found a Hellenistic era fortress and this could be the location of one of the most important events in the New Testament. ...
2019-09-04, 03:26

4 reasons to go multicloud according to tech experts. Do you agree? Using multiple cloud service providers offers companies advantages such as flexibility, cost savings, and and avoiding vendor lock-in. Do you agree? We want to know....
2019-05-22, 19:00

Istanbul unprepared for next big deadly earthquake, say experts The question is not if — but when — a devastating earthquake will hit Istanbul. Experts say the city of 15 million people is unprepared for the next big tremor....
2019-08-18, 18:52

Defence Sector Allocation Must Be Raised By At Least One-Third: Experts India Budget 2019: Experts believe the defence industry is looking for a signal that the Defence Ministry is serious about catalysing the development of new indigenous technology....
2019-07-02, 11:39

Zika Is Still a Threat. Here Is What Public Health Experts Know. The mosquito-transmitted virus, which can cause severe birth defects, faded after 2016, but it’s still circulating and has now spread to other countries....
2019-07-02, 20:39

CDC, experts warn about potential kratom dangers TUCSON – For the past 2 1/2 years, News 4 Tucson has been closely monitoring an increase in the popularity of the herbal supplement kratom. Some people say it helps relieve their pain and is a healthier alternative to opioids. Now, new numbers from the Centers for Disease Control and Preventio...
2019-05-22, 15:39

Relax, experts say it's at least a decade before you can buy a self-driving vehicle Experts in the auto and tech industries say the challenges of perfecting self-driving vehicles will keep autonomous vehicles from taking off anytime soon, according to a J.D. Power survey....
2019-07-31, 17:39

Experts weigh in on 2019 Wildfire season TUCSON -The Department of Forestry and Fire Management says just last week they had nearly 20 active wildfires burning throughout Arizona. As of Monday, Coronado National Forest put their fire risk at high. They have also deployed additional firefighters to prepare them for what could be a busy wild...
2019-06-18, 22:26

Broken bee? Spelling experts say tougher words are out there The Scripps National Spelling Bee suffered a body blow when eight kids ended up co-champions because they were simply too accomplished to stumble over any of the words Scripps threw at them....
2019-06-01, 01:52

A rip current at the beach can be deadly, but experts say you can escape by doing this At least 100 people are killed by rip currents every year. Here's what you need to know about how to spot them and what to do if you're caught.        ...
2019-06-19, 20:52

Experts contradict WHO, say malaria can be eradicated by 2050 In a major report, 41 specialists said a future free of malaria -- one of the world's oldest and deadliest diseases -- can be achieved as early as 2050....
2019-09-09, 12:52

Do You Judge A Chocolate By Its Cover? Here's What Experts Reveal We are well acquainted with the popular English idiom 'don't judge a book by its cover', but people do judge chocolate by its packaging, a study has found....
2019-09-09, 12:52

WHO likely to declare Ebola an international emergency: experts The World Health Organization (WHO) should and is likely to declare an international emergency over the Ebola epidemic in the Democratic Republic of Congo that has now spread to Uganda, experts said as a WHO advisory panel met on Friday....
2019-06-14, 17:13

Experts Say ‘How Much’ is the Wrong Way to Assess Screen Time Way back in the late 1990s—not long after home Internet use became widespread in the U.S.—researchers started turning up links between time spent on computers and poor mental health. A 1998 study in the journal CyberPsychology and Behavior found heavy internet use—defined as 38 hou...
2019-05-29, 11:13

Do the Women of Big Little Lies Have a Case? We Asked the Experts The final episode of season 2 of Big Little Lies, airing on July 21, has a lot of questions left to answer. But the biggest one viewers expect the hit HBO show to address is this: Will the titular “big little lie” blow up the lives of Madeline (Reese Witherspoon), Celeste (Nicole Kidman)...
2019-07-20, 04:39

UN experts: More armed groups in Congo willing to surrender U.N. experts say a growing number of armed groups in Congo appear willing to surrender under the right conditions following January’s inauguration of opposition leader Felix Tshisekedi as president...
2019-06-14, 03:00

Experts weigh in on Apple's private sign-in feature Apple's WWDC 2019 was full of announcements, but few of them garnered as big a cheer from the crowd as when Sign in with Apple was introduced. The feature, which lets people use their Apple ID to sign up for sites and services on the web, is being to......
2019-06-04, 23:26

Experts From India, Pakistan To Meet On July 14: Pak Official Experts from India and Pakistan will meet on Sunday at the Wagah border to discuss the draft agreement for finalising the modalities of the Kartarpur corridor and related technical issues, Pakistan......
2019-07-11, 18:52

Oil just had its worst day in years—here's how experts are playing energy stocks Oil prices tanked Thursday after the Trump administration threatened further tariffs on Chinese goods, but some experts still see opportunity in the space....
2019-08-01, 22:52

Bumblebees affected by 2018 extreme UK weather, experts say Hot summer favoured some rare bees but the spring freeze led to a poor year for 24 species Last year’s weather extremes, from snowstorms to drought, led to a tough year for many of the UK’s bumblebees, conservationists have said.But several rare species which emerge late and love hot conditions had ...
2019-05-29, 08:39

'Third vaping-related death' as experts warn against e-cigarettes Three people in the US have now died from severe lung disease that could be connected to vaping - as health officials urged people to stop using electronic cigarettes....
2019-09-07, 00:00

Experts fear deserted oil tanker off Yemen could explode ‘Floating bomb’ holding 1m oil barrels could create environmental disaster in Red Sea A deserted oil tanker described as a “floating bomb” that is currently anchored off the coast of war-torn Yemen has the potential to create an environmental disaster, according to experts.A byproduct of the battle ...
2019-07-23, 08:26

Venezuela: widespread blackouts could be new normal, experts warn Country struggled to restore power after massive blackout on Monday left millions without powerWidespread electricity outages could become the new normal in Venezuela, experts have warned, as the country struggled to restore power after a massive blackout that left millions without power or access t...
2019-07-23, 19:26

Oil at $100? Experts predict where crude could go if an Iran conflict breaks out In an area responsible for the shipment of one-third of the world's seaborne oil, just how high could military confrontation send the price of crude?...
2019-06-06, 10:39

America too dependent on China for its medicine, experts warn Experts are warning America has become too dependent on China for its medicine -- everything from painkillers, to antibiotics, and even aspirin can all be sourced back to a country the Department of Defense considers an adversary....
2019-05-30, 23:00

More people are giving CBD oil to their pets, but experts aren’t sure it’s safe "I can see potential for [treating] things like anxiety, arthritis or chronic pain... but we do need to do more research in the area," one expert said....
2019-07-09, 02:52

U.N. experts: Protect protesters’ rights in Hong Kong A panel of United Nations experts on Thursday called for China and Hong Kong to protect the rights of protesters and expressed alarm at reports of attacks on demonstrators and arrests of activists....
2019-09-12, 15:52

Cybersecurity experts warn Baltimore over ransomware attacks Cybersecurity experts say Baltimore is playing with fire as a deadline to pay thousands of dollars in ransom to hackers holding several of the city’s servers hostage has come and gone. It has been two weeks since a cyberattack crippled Baltimore’s computer network. The internet thieves w...
2019-05-22, 04:00

Hawaii or Spain? Experts say it may not matter where telescope is built There's no significant opposition to putting the telescope on La Palma like there is in Hawaii, where some Native Hawaiians consider the mountain sacred....
2019-08-26, 04:00

Experts disappointed with Hungary’s anti-corruption efforts A body of international experts says that Hungary’s efforts to implement anti-corruption recommendations for lawmakers and the judiciary are “globally unsatisfactory.”...
2019-08-01, 14:26

Experts Scramble to Study Ancient Fort Before It’s Lost to the Sea Archaeologists working on the 2,500-year-old Dinas Dinlle hill fort on the Gwynedd coastline in Wales are racing a climate change clock to uncover the site’s secrets before they are lost to the sea.  ...
2019-08-22, 06:39

FaceApp security concerns: Experts say Russians might own your old photos The viral FaceApp photo filter, which allows you digitally age yourself by a few decades, but experts are warning that the app poses several security risks for the millions who use it....
2019-07-17, 22:26

Trump not doing enough to thwart Russian 2020 meddling, experts say Despite fears of cyber attacks, adequate funding and White House focus to counter any new election interference are laggingIntelligence warnings are growing that Russia will probably meddle in the 2020 elections, but Donald Trump and a powerful Senate ally are downplaying these concerns and not doin...
2019-05-27, 12:52

1,000 fantasy football experts just held a draft. Here’s what you can learn. Results from the ninth installment of the Scott Fish Bowl league show that, when it comes to these players, the public is out of step with the fantasy industry's latest thinking....
2019-07-19, 19:13

Rory or the field? Our experts make their picks for The Open The majority of experts like Rory McIlroy to finish holding the Claret Jug. But a few other choices snuck in there, including Tommy Fleetwood's breakthrough moment....
2019-07-17, 21:52

Ransomware attacks on local governments won’t ebb anytime soon, experts say Many city agencies targeted by hackers have had to scramble to get police, 911 systems and fire departments back online. Experts worry that many local governments are sitting ducks, as municipalities often lack the funding to keep their security systems up to date....
2019-08-21, 00:13

Experts warn of more ransomware attacks on local governments Experts worry that many local governments are sitting ducks for ransomware attacks, as municipalities often lack the funding to keep their security systems up to date....
2019-08-21, 04:39

Germany's forests on the verge of collapse, experts report Germany’s parched forests are nearing ecological collapse, foresters and researchers warn. More than 1 million established trees have died since 2018 as a result of drought, winter storms and bark beetle plagues....
2019-07-20, 11:00

Legal experts: California reporter did not commit crime SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Media law experts say a San Francisco journalist whose home was raided did not commit a crime because it’s not illegal to disclose a public record. San Francisco Police Chief William Scott told reporters this week that freelancer Bryan Carmody conspired to steal a confiden...
2019-05-23, 09:52

Dating experts offer tips for lovelorn singles over 50 Over 50, single and ready to mingle? Here are some online dating tips, profile pointers and meetup guidelines from experts who know how to get seniors back into the matchmaking game. Don’t fudge your profile photos “Authentic dating profiles get the best results, and in midlife, no one expects a six...
2019-07-25, 04:52

Forest-killing bark beetles also might help ecosystem, experts say Tiny bark beetles the size of a black bean have killed mountainsides of pine trees in the West, but ecologists and forest managers disagree about whether they are a pest or a boon to wildlife ecosystems....
2019-09-05, 17:26

Jeffrey Epstein’s bail request likely to get shot down: experts Jeffrey Epstein may have millions of reasons why he should be released on bail — but a Manhattan judge is still likely to deny him his freedom at a hearing Monday, experts say. The convicted pedophile has offered to put up his $77 million Upper East Side home and private jet as collateral to guarant...
2019-07-15, 02:13

Trade woes are slowing U.S. economy, U.S. budget experts say Higher trade barriers, including President Donald Trump's tariffs, are slowing the U.S. economy and cutting household income, congressional budget experts warned on Wednesday, as Trump heads toward a 2020 election showdown with Democrats....
2019-08-21, 21:39

Ukraine Wants Chernobyl To Be Tourist Site. Experts Don't Agree The tourists first started flocking to Chernobyl nearly 10 years ago, when fans of the video game S.T.A.L.K.E.R. wanted to see firsthand the nuclear wasteland they'd visited in virtual reality....
2019-07-13, 05:26

Babies Can Be Raised Vegan With Proper Guidance, Experts Say A judge in Australia said a couple had left their baby “severely malnourished” on a strict vegan diet. The case stirred debate about raising the very young solely on plant-based foods....
2019-08-24, 14:00

Experts' picks: Djokovic a heavy favorite, but what about Serena? Novak Djokovic looks unstoppable heading into New York, and Serena Williams is hard to bet against. Then there are the players who could make some noise at the 2019 US Open. Our experts weigh in....
2019-08-25, 22:26

Drug experts warn southern AZ about ‘purple heroin’ TUCSON – Drug experts are warning southern Arizona residents about a dangerous combination of heroin and carfentanil. “It’s showing up quite a bit so it’s coming,” said Nick Jones with Recovery in Motion. The drug is known as purple heroin or “purp”, health offici...
2019-06-04, 20:26

Like New: Locals and Experts Re-Chalk a ‘Rude’ Giant on a Hill A gigantic chalk figure that dominates the countryside in England is being restored. The Cerne Abbas Giant is an enigmatic figure in the rolling hills of Dorset. ...
2019-09-04, 03:26

Tesla surges on record Q2 deliveries—here's what experts are watching now Tesla's record production and delivery numbers for the second quarter impressed some, but not all. Here's what Wall Street experts are saying....
2019-07-03, 20:39

PUBG Mobile Ban Difficult, Says Govt, So What's Next? Experts Weigh In During a hearing this month, MeitY informed Bombay High Court that it is technically difficult to ban the game from all the sources unless the creator withdraws the game from circulation or puts some......
2019-08-27, 14:52

Experts share their (mostly) hassle-free security tips It seems like every day another big corporation discloses a breach. Equifax, Capital One, Marriot, and a whole host of other companies have leaked the personal data of millions of their customers. That pilfered information could be used to steal iden......
2019-08-30, 18:00

Philippines slams 'unpardonable intrusions' by U.N. rights experts The Philippine government attacked United Nations human rights experts on Saturday for "unpardonable intrusions", after a call for an international investigation into killings linked to President Rodrigo Duterte's war on drugs....
2019-06-08, 16:39

Experts split over Hatch Act after watchdog says can Kellyanne Conway The Hatch Act — formally known as An Act to Prevent Pernicious Political Activities — aims to prevent executive branch staffers from engaging in partisan political activities aimed at influencing an election. But even election-law experts acknowledge that identifying what is and what isn’t a violati...
2019-06-14, 05:00

Over 1,200 health experts say pharmacare should be in federal election platforms They say comprehensive public medication programs have improved access and reduced costs everywhere they've been implemented and want to keep national pharmacare in Canada from becoming a partisan issue....
2019-08-16, 12:26

Spy used AI-generated face to connect with targets, experts find LONDON — Katie Jones sure seemed plugged into Washington’s political scene. The 30-something redhead boasted a job at a top think tank and a who’s-who network of pundits and experts, from the centrist Brookings Institution to the right-wing Heritage Foundation. She was connected to a deputy assistan...
2019-06-13, 17:39

Cyberattack that cost Baltimore $18M a mystery after experts eye NSA link Weeks after Baltimore fell victim to ransomware known as "RobbinHood," government officials and intelligence agencies don't have a clear picture of exactly what -- or who -- caused the crippling cyberattack....
2019-06-10, 22:13

Break taboo around menstruation, act to end ‘disempowering’ discrimination, say UN experts A group of seven United Nations rights experts issued a clarion call on Tuesday to break the taboo around menstrual health for women and girls that persists in many parts of the world and take concrete action to end “disempowering” discrimination....
2019-05-21, 14:32

Trump's idea for U.S. Census delay would be unprecedented -experts President Donald Trump on Thursday proposed an extraordinary delay to the 2020 census after the U.S. Supreme Court blocked his effort to add a citizenship question, but legal experts said such a move would violate the Constitution....
2019-06-27, 22:52

Don’t trust advice from streaming ‘health’ films, experts say Pass the popcorn — and a tinfoil hat. So-called health documentaries promoting sketchy science, snake-oil remedies and dangerous conspiracies are finding a home on popular streaming services — and alarming public-health experts. “The propagation of pseudoscience undermines valid science,” says Dr. D...
2019-06-11, 04:13

Shaken or stirred? Drink experts on the perfect martini On National Martini Day, drink experts and bartenders examine the history behind one of the world's most iconic cocktails and debate what goes into making the perfect martini. (June 19)        ...
2019-06-19, 13:00

There's been a 62% spike in people getting prenups, and experts say it's being driven by millennials Rawpixel.com/Shutterstock Millennials are increasingly interested in signing prenuptial agreements before getting married, research says. Later marriages, less "concrete" assets, and the equalization of the workforce have all been cited as reasons for the spike in prenuptial agreements among millen...
2019-09-02, 23:39

Foreign Minister Jaishankar Was Among World's Best Diplomats: US Experts Some of the former top US diplomats and foreign policy experts have praised the appointment of S Jaishankar as the new External Affairs Minister and have exuded confidence that US-India strategic ties......
2019-06-08, 12:00

For Children With Peanut Allergies, F.D.A. Experts Recommend a New Treatment About 1.2 million American children have peanut allergies. A new drug, Palforzia, does not cure the condition, but it can blunt life-threatening reactions....
2019-09-14, 01:39

Americans are more in debt than ever and experts say 'money disorders' may be to blame "Money disorder" is an umbrella term for reoccurring issues people have with money. They involve issues like compulsive buying, money hoarding and pathological gambling....
2019-08-16, 21:39

Booming LNG industry could be as bad for climate as coal, experts warn Liquefied natural gas developments on a collision course with Paris agreement, Global Energy Monitor saysThe booming liquefied natural gas (LNG) industry will play at least as big a role as new coal investments in bringing on a climate crisis if all planned projects go ahead, US-based energy analyst...
2019-07-02, 20:52

Stolen goods on Amazon? Shoppers won’t care, experts say NEW YORK — News of an alleged Amazon theft ring involving contract delivery drivers is unlikely to make a dent in the online shopping giant’s massive business. But it may make people more wary of letting deliveries into their house when they aren’t there — a nascent project from both Amazon and Walm...
2019-08-05, 18:39

Parents are experts at juggling. But here’s what happened the day I dropped the ball. I joked often that eventually the wheels would fall off this overscheduled wagon, yet I managed to always keep us on track. But an unexpected block of free time made me rethink things....
2019-06-07, 21:26

Could the Queen sack Boris Johnson? The experts are divided If PM lost confidence vote and refused to resign, Queen could dismiss him – but experts think it unlikelyAs the Queen’s powers have been cited in the no-deal Brexit debate, constitutional experts are divided on whether she could intervene to dismiss Boris Johnson and invite a new prime minister to f...
2019-08-08, 05:00

Give Your Teenager a Credit Card? Some Financial Experts Say Yes Parents should monitor spending and explain how to pay the bill on time. A financial planner says teenagers should get a card. “We live in a credit-driven society.”...
2019-08-16, 19:13

Far-right MEPs could threaten EU climate policy, experts warn Fears that predicted influx of climate deniers would obstruct action on environmentAn influx of climate-denying far-right MEPs could pose a “toxic” threat to EU climate policy after the European elections, according to senior MEPs and academics.Populist parties are expected to take up to a third of ...
2019-05-21, 20:26

Automatic for the people? Experts predict how AI will transform the workplace As artificial intelligence is increasingly introduced into business, an expert panel – hosted by the Guardian – forecast how it will change our working livesWorkplaces should use automation technologies to enhance employees’ jobs rather than to replace humans, according to speakers at an event held ...
2019-07-18, 16:39

7 secrets to booking cheaper flights, according to travel experts vovashevchuk/ iStock Booking travel can be easier and cheaper with some tricks of the trade. Clearing your computer cookies can help. Consider all of your expenses. Visit INSIDER's homepage for more stories. If you're looking to take a trip, you probably know that one of the biggest hassles of ...
2019-05-22, 02:00

"They Are Gods On TV": Sarfaraz Slams Ex-Cricketers Turned Experts Sarfaraz Ahmed has not only become an easy target for social media trolls but has been openly criticised by former cricketers following Pakistan's poor run at the World Cup 2019...
2019-06-23, 10:13

'The UK is headed towards a cliff edge' – two experts on the economic outlook Two former members of Bank of England’s rate-setting committee on Britain’s prospectsRising risk of no-deal Brexit slows UK growth as pound slidesProfessor of economics at Dartmouth College in the US and member of the Bank of England’s monetary policy committee (MPC) from 2006-09 Continue reading......
2019-06-27, 20:26

Hackers can hijack your digital photos for ransom, experts warn Hackers and malware and ransomware have for years targeted personal computers and computerized networks, but cybercriminals may soon turn their attention to hijacking your photos, analysts say....
2019-08-14, 03:13

'Destructive' malware attacks have surged 200% in past year, experts say As several U.S. cities grapple with recent ransomware cyberattacks, a new report says malware events featuring destructive elements that can wipe away or hijack data have doubled in the past year....
2019-08-08, 01:26

Will the drone strikes in Saudi Arabia impact gas prices? Experts say yes. News of the attacks has experts and analysts warning that a long-term decrease in the world's crude oil supply has implications at the pump.       ...
2019-09-16, 02:26

'Shocking' that Jeffrey Epstein was taken off suicide watch, say prison experts Jeffrey Epstein, the 66-year-old financier accused of sexually abusing dozens of underage girls, was taken off suicide watch in the days before he died, a decision experts found bewildering....
2019-08-11, 01:00

No-deal Brexit could deepen Europe's shortage of medicines: experts As the Oct. 31 deadline for Britain to leave the European Union approaches, health professionals are warning that shortages of some medicines could worsen in Europe in the event of a no-deal Brexit....
2019-08-12, 09:52

With Boris Johnson becoming UK leader, experts are predicting more weakness for the pound Sterling whipsawed Tuesday as Boris Johnson emerged as the winner of the Conservative Party leadership contest, and will become British Prime Minister as of Wednesday....
2019-07-23, 15:52

Experts challenge WHO with 'epic' goal to eradicate malaria by 2050 Malaria can be eradicated within a generation and the World Health Organization (WHO) should not shy away from this "goal of epic proportions", global health experts said on Sunday....
2019-09-09, 05:39

As US ETFs see $7 billion in outflows this month, experts pinpoint where to hide U.S.-based exchange-traded funds saw $7 billion leave their portfolios just in the month of May, but ETF watchers say staying invested is a better strategy than cashing out....
2019-05-29, 23:13

UN experts: Islamic State aims for resurgence in Iraq, Syria U.N. experts say leaders of the Islamic State extremist group are aiming to consolidate and create conditions for an “eventual resurgence in its Iraqi and Syrian heartlands.”...
2019-08-01, 00:52

Drug laws must be amended to ‘combat racial discrimination’, UN experts say At every stage of the criminal justice system, people of African descent around the world are discriminated against, including death sentencing for drugs-related crimes, United Nations human rights experts said on Thursday, calling on Member States to do more to “combat racial discrimination”....
2019-05-21, 17:52

Bigotry makes politicians ‘complicit in the violence that follows’ : UN independent experts Responding to the mass shootings in Texas and Ohio on Saturday, a group of independent UN experts has called out the “increased use of divisive language”, as well as attempts to marginalise racial, ethnic and religious minorities”, by some politicians and leaders....
2019-08-07, 23:39

Saudi oil attacks could cause U.S. gas prices to rise by 10 to 25 cents a gallon, experts say Global oil prices have surged since drone strikes pierced Saudi Arabia’s oil industry, forcing the kingdom to cut production in half. But what this means at the pump largely depends on how quickly output returns to normal....
2019-09-16, 19:13

Fertility experts aim to help save northern white rhinos from extinction Only two female northern white rhinoceroses are left, prompting Merck to work with the BioRescue Project -- to offer assisted reproductive technologies to save the species from extinction....
2019-08-05, 19:26

UN report: North Korea cyber experts raised up to $2 billion A panel monitoring U.N. sanctions says North Korean cyber experts have illegally raised money for the country’s weapons of mass destruction programs “with total proceeds to date estimated at up to $2 billion.”...
2019-08-06, 00:52

Gay 'chemsex' is fuelling urban HIV epidemics, AIDS experts warn A surge in "chemsex" parties, where people spend days getting high on drugs and having sex with scores of partners, is re-fuelling epidemics of HIV among gay men in European towns and cities, doctors say....
2019-09-12, 17:52

Use your waste water to save street trees, experts urge Dishwater and bathwater can be used to give vital support that councils often cannot afford to young treesInstead of letting your dirty dishwater go down the drain, consider using it to water the trees on your street. That is the message from tree experts, who say survival rates for urban trees coul...
2019-08-01, 15:13

North Korea’s Cyber Experts Raised Up to $2 Billion, U.N. Report Says (UNITED NATIONS) — A panel monitoring U.N. sanctions says North Korean cyber experts have illegally raised money for the country’s weapons of mass destruction programs “with total proceeds to date estimated at up to $2 billion.” The experts said in a new report to the Securit...
2019-08-06, 05:39

War on science: Trump administration muzzles climate experts, critics say Whistleblowers and groups tracking agency decisions say administration is ignoring science and censoring expertiseThe Trump administration is disregarding science and expertise across a wide range of government work, as documented by whistleblowers and groups tracking agency decisions.Trump official...
2019-08-01, 02:52

Conspiracy Theories Can Have Dangerous Consequences. Here’s Why Experts Say We Can No Longer Ignore Them Conspiracy theories, both powerful and enduring, can wreak havoc on society. In recent years, fringe ideas prompted a gunman to storm a Washington, D.C. pizzeria and may have motivated another to fatally shoot 11 worshippers inside a Pittsburgh synagogue. They are also largely to blame for a worldwi...
2019-08-16, 12:26

Uber and Lyft to turn the wheels on car ownership: industry experts Ride-hailing apps like those of Uber Technologies and Lyft Inc are expected to alter the state of car ownership toward subscription-based services and shared ownership, auto industry experts said at a conference on Wednesday....
2019-05-23, 02:01

Conspiracy Theories Might Sound Crazy, But Here’s Why Experts Say We Can No Longer Ignore Them Conspiracy theories, both powerful and enduring, can wreak havoc on society. In recent years, fringe ideas prompted a gunman to storm a Washington, D.C. pizzeria and may have motivated another to fatally shoot 11 worshippers inside a Pittsburgh synagogue. They are also largely to blame for a worldwi...
2019-08-19, 17:26

Facebook's crackdown on dangerous content in groups could backfire, experts say Critics say ‘proactive’ approach could make questionable content harder to detectFacebook is changing its rules on private groups amid growing criticism that some closed communities on the platform are uniting extremists and spreading fake news.The company announced in a blogpost on Wednesday that i...
2019-08-15, 01:52

New Government Formation, GDP Data To Guide Market Trend: Experts In terms of quarterly results, companies like Abbott India, Bharat Heavy Electricals, Emami, GAIL, Interglobe Aviation, Punjab National Bank, SpiceJet, Sun Pharma, GMR Infra, M&M and Power Finance......
2019-05-26, 12:00

Self-driving vehicles could clog Canada’s streets, experts warn Tranportation experts say autonomous vehicles could lead to traffic and congestion increasing by up to 30 per cent in cities like Toronto, Montreal and Vancouver....
2019-05-26, 16:13

North Korea testing 'creative' weapons that could threaten US, experts say Clicking through a series of photo slides that depict recent North Korean missile tests, South Korean military defense expert Choi Kang reacts in a tone suggesting he's both fearful and impressed....
2019-09-09, 13:39

'It will not work': experts question Venezuela sanctions as Bolton touts them Bolton claimed Trump’s measures will help end Maduro’s reign, but some fear they’ll make Venezuela’s economic meltdown worseUS national security adviser, John Bolton, has insisted Venezuela’s “tired dictator” was at “the end of his rope”, as he opened another front in the White House’s economic blit...
2019-08-06, 21:00

RBI Moves Unlikely To Ease Pain For Struggling Shadow Banks: Experts NBFC's have been battling a credit crunch since IL&FS, or Infrastructure Leasing & Financial Services, collapsed in late 2018 amid fraud allegations....
2019-08-07, 17:52

Power struggle hindering U.S. growth of renewable energy, experts say As more options for green technologies emerge in the U.S., there's a power struggle for control of the electricity market -- between customers and vendors of solar power and utilities that deliver and sell to the masses....
2019-08-05, 18:13

Industry, Government Finances At Graver Risk From Drought: Experts The economy, reeling under a consumption slowdown owing to farm distress, stagnant wages and high interest costs, will be hit hard by such a weather phenomenon....
2019-06-17, 16:52

Experts think Trump policy on China counterproductive: draft letter Scores of Asia specialists, including former U.S. diplomats and military officers, want President Donald Trump to rethink policies that "treat China as an enemy," warning the approach could hurt U.S. interests and the global economy, according to a draft open letter reviewed by Reuters on Saturday....
2019-06-30, 00:39

Brace For Some Volatility Ahead Of Budget Presentation: Market Experts India Budget 2019-20: Analysts say some volatility can be expected in the run-up to Budget presentation. Many experts expect the Budget - the first full-year by the NDA government after its return to......
2019-07-01, 10:52

Rainfall could take weeks to extinguish Amazon rainforest fires, experts say The fires are not limited to Brazil, with at least 10,000 square kilometers (about 3,800 square miles) burning in Bolivia near its border with Paraguay and Brazil....
2019-08-27, 14:26

Vietnam says will have African swine fever vaccine 'soon', experts skeptical Vietnam said on Tuesday it has had initial success in creating a vaccine to fight African swine fever, which has infected farms throughout the Southeast Asian country and prompted the culling of around 10% of its pig herd....
2019-07-02, 13:13

Navy turns to outside experts to fix Ford carrier's elevator problems The U.S. Navy is relying on an independent team of experts for a "full court press" to overcome problems with the advanced weapons elevators aboard the newly constructed aircraft carrier, USS Gerald R. Ford....
2019-07-02, 18:52

Rain will not extinguish Amazon fires for weeks, weather experts say Weak rainfall is unlikely to extinguish a record number of fires raging in Brazil's Amazon anytime soon, with pockets of precipitation through Sept. 10 expected to bring only isolated relief, according to weather data and two experts....
2019-08-27, 14:00

Nowhere is safe to hide in war-torn Yemen, say UN-appointed rights experts The people of Yemen have been subject to “numerous” possible war crimes in recent years including forced recruitment of children and sexual abuse in detention, UN-appointed senior rights experts said on Tuesday, in an appeal to the international community to do more to end the conflict....
2019-09-03, 21:00

Rights Experts Urge U.N. Inquiry Into ‘Staggering’ Killings in Philippines In a condemnation of President Rodrigo Duterte’s administration, 11 United Nations experts said the body’s Human Rights Council should investigate a wide range of abuses....
2019-06-07, 16:52

Experts skeptical of Louisiana woman’s deadly weed overdose A Louisiana woman appears to be the first person on record whose death has been ruled a marijuana overdose — but some medical experts are skeptical that was the true cause. The 39-year-old woman was found slumped on her couch dead in her La Place apartment in February, but an autopsy found she had h...
2019-06-06, 23:52

Relaxing Local Sourcing Norms Will Boost Economy, Experts Say The news comes as a relief for Apple that is facing tough times in the Indian smartphone market in the wake of stiff competition coming from the Chinese players....
2019-07-05, 18:39

The Latest: South Korean experts helping to identify victims The Latest on the fatal Danube River boating accident in Hungary's capital (all times local): 1 p.m. South Korean fingerprint experts are assisting Hungarian officials in identifying the South Korean victims of last week's tour boat accident in Budapest....
2019-06-06, 14:13

Rain Unlikely To Extinguish Amazon Forest Fires Anytime Soon, Say Experts Weak rainfall is unlikely to extinguish a record number of fires raging in Brazil's Amazon anytime soon, with pockets of precipitation through September 10 expected to bring only isolated relief,......
2019-08-28, 03:26

Experts urge EU to ban AI-designed social credit ranking systems An advisory group to the European Union has suggested that the body bans systems of rating individuals automatically. In its latest report, the EU's High Level Expert Group on Artificial Intelligence says that "AI enabled mass scale of scoring of ind......
2019-06-27, 19:39

Addressing the privacy paradox: Top leaders and experts share insights As technological innovation evolves, society evolves with it. The problem is, with each new innovation also comes risk. Whether it opens us up to new security issues or debates over our personal privacy, we’re moving fast towards a future with a lot of unknowns. During TNW Conference 2019 top govern...
2019-06-12, 13:00

'It's scary': wildlife selfies harming animals, experts warn Concern in New Zealand that trend of taking photographs with penguins and other creatures is having impact on feeding, breeding and birth ratesAt the International Penguin Conference in New Zealand, the experts were worried. Among sobering discussions about the perils of the climate crisis and habit...
2019-09-03, 04:26

In A First, Centre Appoints 9 Private Sector Experts As Joint Secretaries In a first, the Union government on Friday appointed nine private sector specialists in various fields as joint secretaries in various ministries under its lateral recruitment policy....
2019-08-30, 23:39

Music Experts Explain Why the Succession Theme Song Is So Memorable It starts with a downbeat. Then there are the dissonant piano chords, the 808s and dramatic strings. The theme music for the HBO critical darling Succession has already become a classic of the form. The show, now in its second season, is a prestige drama that combines dry, cutting dialogue with a sh...
2019-08-30, 18:52

Pompeo ignores experts, keeps Saudis off US child soldiers list Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has decided to keep Saudi Arabia off the US list of countries using child soldiers, despite recommendations from State Department experts — who reportedly wanted to add them. Sources told Reuters that Pompeo was briefed on the Saudis’ alleged use of underag...
2019-06-19, 06:52

Government Needs To Encourage Banks To Lend To Realty Developers: Experts Experts say growth in the real estate sector seems stagnant and immediate solutions are not expected, however the government is urged to take steps to boost liquidity....
2019-06-19, 14:52

Nuclear weapons: experts alarmed by new Pentagon 'war-fighting' doctrine US joint chiefs of staff posted then removed paper that suggests nuclear weapons could ‘create conditions for decisive results’The Pentagon believes using nuclear weapons could “create conditions for decisive results and the restoration of strategic stability”, according to a new nuclear doctrine ad...
2019-06-19, 21:39

Bill won’t stop meddling in 2020 elections, say technology experts Lawmakers are considering a bill to address the problem posed by video editing tools that can make anyone, including politicians, appear to say things they didn’t really say or do things they didn’t really do....
2019-06-21, 09:26

US resists urging by experts to give illegal immigrants flu shots The world’s top infectious disease experts say the U.S. government has a responsibility to provide preventative care such as flu vaccines to migrants immediately after they are taken into custody, but the federal agency involved says disease prevention is not its job....
2019-08-29, 06:26

Budget 2019: PM Modi Interacts With Economists, Industry Experts Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman will be presenting the full Budget for 2019-20 on July 5 in the Lok Sabha. It will be first full Budget of the PM Modi 2.0 government....
2019-06-22, 17:26

Microsoft Azure experts are averaging $130K a year; get their skills for $19 Knowing how to use Azure, then construct, grow and secure a truly scalable cloud network is the heart of this training bundle. After getting familiar with the platform, your Azure training will take you through building a system infrastructure, installing security measures to maintain protection and...
2019-06-23, 00:00

US-Iran tensions escalate after tanker attacks — Five experts on what to watch The U.S. blamed Iran for the attack on two oil tankers in the Gulf of Oman. However, Iran denied the responsibility. Five experts discuss what could happen to the oil market and the U.S.-Iran relationship if more conflicts arise....
2019-06-14, 20:52

Legal experts question deputy’s arrest over Parkland tragedy This undated photo provided by the Broward County, Fla., Sheriff’s Office shows Scot Peterson, a former Florida deputy who stood outside instead of confronting the gunman during last year’s Parkland school massacre was arrested Tuesday, June 4, 2019, on 11 criminal charges related to his...
2019-06-05, 23:00

Google defends tracking cookies—some experts aren’t buying it Enlarge (credit: Leni Tuchsen) Google's Chrome team is feeling pressure from competitors over ad tracking. Apple has long offered industry-leading protection against tracking cookies, while Mozilla recently announced that Firefox will begin blocking tracking cookies by default. Microsoft has been ...
2019-08-27, 00:39

Over 140 Holocaust Experts Agreeing With AOC Should Finally Put This Dumb Fight to Rest Last month, the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum put out a press release criticizing Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez for using the term “concentration camps” to refer to the detention of migrants in horrific conditions at the U.S. border. The museum wrote in the statement that it “unequivocally rejects ...
2019-07-02, 03:13

August jobs miss expectations — Cramer and other experts on what this means It was a softer August job market than anticipated. CNBC's Jim Cramer and other experts lay out what it means for the Fed, the economy and markets....
2019-09-07, 04:13

Africa could be about to benefit from dovish policy shifts in the US, experts predict Central bankers across Africa are paying special attention to the noises coming out of the U.S. Federal Reserve as they mull impending calls on monetary policy easing....
2019-07-22, 19:13

Experts say wisdom teeth removal is leading to opioid addiction If you’ve ever had your wisdom teeth removed you know how painful the days immediately following the surgery can be. Over-the-counter painkillers are often not powerful enough to offset the intense aching, and for decades, dentists have prescribed opioid painkillers to keep wisdom teeth patien...
2019-08-23, 05:13

Russia blast radiation caused by Skyfall missile, US experts say A failed nuclear-powered cruise missile test was the cause of a recent explosion at a military facility in northwestern Russia, according to US experts. Moscow has provided little information about the incident....
2019-08-21, 11:26

In a White House Summit on Quantum Technology, Experts Map Next Steps Academics and government officials met on the White House grounds to discuss the urgent need to collaborate to advance the country’s prowess in quantum information science....
2019-06-02, 13:52

Experts in Senate describe effects of detention on migrant children Two former officials of the Homeland Security Department and DEA testified in the Senate Wednesday to answer lawmakers' concerns about the treatment of migrant families under the Trump administration....
2019-07-17, 22:26

Kashmir communications shutdown a ‘collective punishment’ that must be reversed, say UN experts End the crackdown on freedom of expression, was the strong call to the Government by India from five United Nations independent rights expert on Thursday....
2019-08-22, 22:26

Heat warnings across US as experts warn of spike in extremely hot days Alerts in place for states as far apart as New Mexico and MaineClimate crisis expected to make heatwaves the ‘new normal’More than half the US was under excessive heat warnings on Friday amid a brutal heatwave – which experts warned could become the “new normal” because of the climate crisis. Relate...
2019-07-19, 23:01

Cattle farming in the Amazon has likely caused mass deforestation: experts Fires in the Amazon have surged by 83 per cent compared to the same period a year earlier, government figures show, and environmentalists blamed the sharp rise on farmers setting the forest alight to clear land for pasture....
2019-08-23, 22:26

States taxing medical-use marijuana costing patients, experts say New Jersey lawmakers have succeeded in saving a bill that would remove tax for medical pot, with an argument heard nationwide -- no other medicines are taxed by state governments, so why should cannabis be different?...
2019-06-04, 18:13

Neuroimaging and Ancient Engravings Allow Experts to Understand Prehistoric Thinking Researchers in France have used neuroimaging to monitor the impact of prehistoric engravings on modern human brains. ...
2019-07-15, 21:26

Darroch's resignation may have chilling effect on diplomacy, experts warn UK ambassador to the US’s departure may prompt ‘very big change’ in how international diplomacy is conductedThe resignation of Sir Kim Darroch as the UK’s ambassador to the US after controversy over leaked memos in which he criticized Donald Trump could have a chilling effect on international diplom...
2019-07-11, 00:13

US arms control office critically understaffed under Trump, experts say State department office whittled down in staff numbers from 14 at start of administration to four as Trump shifts approach, experts sayA state department office tasked with negotiating and implementing nuclear disarmament treaties has lost more than 70% of its staff over the past two years, as the T...
2019-07-01, 12:52

We’re Doing the Work; Why Aren’t We Seeing the Equity? For Women’s Equality Day, Experts Weigh In Women’s Equality Day remains a bittersweet anniversary for those of us still on the losing end of too many equality battles—including pay equity, workplace bias and even hair discrimination. And as last Thursday’s Black Women’s Equal Pay Day sadly demonstrated, increased awareness isn’t moving the n...
2019-08-26, 21:39

The US-China rivalry could become dangerous, Asian leaders and experts warn "We are now entering into a period of great power rivalry. The outcome is unclear, but it is critical that we stabilize the system," said a Singaporean official....
2019-05-31, 09:52

CNN mired in a credibility crisis as ratings continue to collapse, experts say CNN is suffering a credibility crisis as viewership for the once-proud network continues to collapse with no apparent plan in place to fix things anytime soon, according to various media watchdogs....
2019-07-12, 00:26

German experts report recommends CO2 price for cars, buildings A report presented to Germany's government on Friday said the transport and building sectors should be set carbon prices as penalties to incentivise savings in climate harming emissions, as Germany struggles to meet its 2030 environmental targets....
2019-07-12, 13:01

The EU may be overplaying its hand in Swiss stock exchange standoff, experts say Switzerland looks likely to have outmaneuvered the European Union, after the latter ended its recognized stock exchange equivalence with the country....
2019-07-10, 12:00

Vietnam calls in Russian experts to help preserve corpse of Ho Chi Minh Vietnam has formed a special team of experts, including four Russian scientists, to help preserve the embalmed body of the Communist-ruled state's founding leader, Ho Chi Minh, according to a written copy of the official decision seen by Reuters....
2019-06-20, 11:39

US opioid crisis: experts say payouts from drug makers ‘highly questionable’ Two potential payouts from Johnson & Johnson and Purdue Pharma have provoked varied responsesEfforts to get compensation for the US opioid crisis with two multimillion-dollar drug manufacturer payouts have been met by leading activists and addiction experts with a range of responses from incredulity...
2019-08-29, 09:39

What are the warning signs of a recession? Experts say inflation, political turmoil, fear We asked experts to list the key indicators that a recession is on the way, and whether or not those indicators are present in the market today. Here's what they said....
2019-08-22, 02:00

Meet experts from Ripple, Consensys, and more at Hard Fork Summit 2019 The Bitcoin hype may have died down, but the tech behind it definitely hasn’t. With Bitcoin’s price on the rise again, and with major companies adopting and experimenting with blockchain, the way we do business, make payments, and perceive the value of money is about to change. As we find ourselves ...
2019-08-14, 20:39

Pricey real estate means many can’t use Liberals’ homebuying proposals: experts Houses in Toronto, Vancouver and Victoria are too expensive for most families to take advantage of the proposals, said Sal Gualtieri, a senior economist at BMO Capital Markets....
2019-09-14, 08:00

Iran using advanced tech to speed up nuclear weapon production: experts Iran is now using technology which could allow it to produce enough material to build a nuclear weapon in less than a year, experts said. Behrouz Kamalvandi, a spokesman for Iran’s Atomic Energy Organization, said the nation is using an array of advanced centrifuges to enrich uranium in violat...
2019-09-07, 20:39

Trump’s housing plan could leave buyers fewer options, experts say The Trump administration’s proposals envision a smaller role for the government in the housing market, but leave it to lawmakers and regulators to figure out many of the details....
2019-09-07, 05:26

Four experts reveal easy ways to introduce bold colour into your home Four interiors experts — all judges of this year's Evening Standard Home Design Awards — reveal easy ways to be brave with bold colours in your home....
2019-08-22, 23:13

Russian hackers likely to target Florida again in 2020 election, experts warn Florida was targeted in the 2016 election as a critical swing state and ‘should assume they will be targeted again’Florida’s record as a vital swing state made it a target for meddling in the 2016 election when Russians breached two county voting systems and a software vendor and now concerns are be...
2019-08-27, 11:13

'Long way to go' before Russia-Ukraine repair relations despite prisoner swap, experts say A high-profile prisoner exchange between Russia and Ukraine is being seen as a boost to the possible resumption of peace talks, but experts are tempering those hopes....
2019-09-11, 20:39

Is federal carbon tax killing jobs? Experts say answer isn’t ‘black and white’ The Saskatchewan Government has said the carbon tax is killing jobs, but one expert says job losses in the energy sector are not the result of any sole factor, but a confluence of different issues....
2019-08-25, 21:13

What's at stake in September? Our experts answer the biggest final-month questions Who will be the first to 100 wins -- and losses? Which team in the playoff field now is most likely to miss the postseason? Here's what to expect down the stretch....
2019-09-03, 17:00

MIT experts find a way to reduce video stream buffering on busy WiFi Is there anything more annoying that trying to watch a video on a slow internet connection shared with a bunch of other users? Skips, endless buffering, and ugly pixelation can ruin the experience of watching a movie or TV show when everyone in your......
2019-08-19, 13:00

Italy elections look likely as experts cast doubt on a new left-wing alliance The unlikely alliance would in theory enjoy a relatively comfortable majority in the parliament's lower house but would rely on a handful of sympathetic but unaligned senators....
2019-08-23, 10:52

The Hard Fork Summit official schedule is out – don’t miss these experts speak At Hard Fork, we report on the latest blockchain and cryptocurrency news. Over the past year, we’ve seen more legitimate companies and banks launching blockchain projects than ever before. With its potential on the rise, it’s an interesting time to find out what’s next. That’s why our second edition...
2019-09-06, 18:52

Holiday heat headlines not focusing enough on climate crisis reality – experts Jaunty coverage of sweltering bank holiday weather not linking to global heating trendIn what is fast becoming a British summer ritual, the record holiday heat this week has prompted reams of cheerful forecasts and sunny headlines but far too few reminders that the climate crisis has made record-bre...
2019-08-28, 00:26

Rushed fall harvest could cause farmer injuries, deaths, safety experts say High financial stress and subpar harvest conditions this fall could lead to more injuries and deaths among farmers in the coming months, farm safety experts warn....
2019-09-03, 11:52

NSW plan to stave off 'fish Armageddon' a Band-Aid solution, experts warn Agriculture minister hopes ‘Noah’s ark’ plan will prevent severe fish kills, but critics accuse Nationals of tending to ‘self-inflicted wound’The New South Wales government says it is planning a $10m “Noah’s ark”-style plan to stave off a “potential fish Armageddon” facing the state this summer, but...
2019-08-28, 09:39

Expected Fiscal Stimulus, US-China Trade War To Guide Markets: Experts Analysts opined that investors are awaiting a stimulus package and relief for foreign portfolio investors (FPIs) from the super-rich surcharge which was announced in the Budget in July....
2019-08-18, 14:52

US-China Trade Talks, Union Budget To Guide Markets: Experts Brent crude, the global oil benchmark rose sharply on Thursday after war like situation developed between Iran and the US after Iran shot down a US drone...
2019-06-23, 15:26

Rishikesh's 'Lakshman Jhula' Closes As Experts Warn Of Excess Load Lakshman Jhula, the iconic suspension bridge across the Ganga in Uttarakhand's Rishikesh, was closed to traffic Friday as experts feel it cannot sustain more load, officials said....
2019-07-12, 23:13

4 Beauty Experts Explain How Jared Kushner Can Look Less Like a Murderous Waxen Doll Jared Kushner wasn’t just a soft spoken mouthpiece for a racist administration during his appearance on Sunday’s episode of Axios on HBO, he was also an alarmingly poreless one. The skin of President Trump’s senior advisor and son-in-law had a waxy, almost plastic appearance throughout the interv...
2019-06-04, 03:13

El Chapo’s conviction is ‘great moral victory,’ but has ‘done nothing’ against Sinaloa cartel, experts say By Daniella Silva, NBC The Sinaloa cartel “remains the most powerful” drug trafficking organization in Mexico despite the conviction of drug lord Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzmán, experts said. “The conviction of Chapo Guzmán was a great moral victory because it subjected him ...
2019-07-17, 22:52

Increased screen time can cause development problems in kids, experts warn Dr. Pamela Hurst-Della Pietra, a well-known child development expert, tells Fox News there has been a 28 percent increase in psychiatric emergency department visits related to suicide attempts since 2011; the CDC says suicide rates are up 30 percent 'in more than half of U.S. states' since 1999....
2019-08-16, 23:13

Qualcomm has strong argument to win reversal of U.S. antitrust ruling: legal experts A rare public call by a U.S. Federal Trade Commission (FTC) official for one of the agency's courtroom victories to be reversed, in a case of anticompetitive business practices by chipmaker Qualcomm Inc, charts a strong course for a judge's ruling to be overturned on appeal, some legal experts said....
2019-05-31, 13:39

Hurricane season begins Saturday; experts predict about 13 named storms After two years of above average activity, forecasters say the 2019 Atlantic Hurricane season -- which begins Saturday -- will be pretty close to normal with about a dozen named storms....
2019-05-30, 19:00

Tornado threat eases in U.S., but experts warn it will soon start again: ‘You can’t catch a break’ The tornadoes and heavy rains sweeping across the United States from the southern Plains into New Jersey will ease by late Thursday but resume early next week, forecasters said....
2019-05-29, 16:13

Experts: North Korea peace talks can move forward but Bolton is in the way A panel of experts on Tuesday said North Korea peace talks remain viable but hawkish voices such as national security adviser John Bolton are in the way....
2019-05-28, 16:13

Assange's arrest is escalation of Trump’s attacks on free speech, experts say Indictment of WikiLeaks founder comes as Trump keeps up a daily attack on journalists and brands media the ‘enemy of the people’The Trump administration has launched one of the most potent attacks on journalism and the first amendment in US history by indicting Julian Assange on Espionage Act charge...
2019-05-24, 17:00

Iran building new crossing on Syria border that would let it smuggle weapons, oil, experts say New satellite images indicate Iran is building a border crossing at the Syrian-Iraqi border, which would open up a coveted land route from Iran to Lebanon, according to Western intelligence sources....
2019-05-24, 02:52

US elections in 2020 need massive overhaul to protect them, security experts argue A sweeping overhaul of America's electoral infrastructure is needed in order to prevent foreign interference as the 2020 elections loom, a group of security researchers has concluded....
2019-06-07, 19:52

India heat wave: Experts urge more can be done as death toll rises Numerous cities need to modify heat protection schemes as India seeks to protect its homeless population. Temperatures have soared above 50 degrees Celsius (122 Fahrenheit)....
2019-06-14, 15:13

Some People Think Stonewall Was Triggered by Judy Garland’s Funeral. Here’s Why Many Experts Disagree It was June 22, 1969, that Oscar-nominated actor Judy Garland — star of The Wizard of Oz, (1939), Meet Me in St. Louis (1944), and A Star Is Born (1954) — was found dead at 47 of an accidental overdose. A week later, thousands of her admirers turned out to pay their respects at her June ...
2019-06-21, 19:52

MH17 murder charges won't hurt Russia as there's no appetite for more sanctions, experts say New murder charges linked to the downing of the Malaysia Airlines MH17 jet are not likely to lead to any major repercussions on Russia, experts told CNBC....
2019-06-20, 14:26

Budget 2019 To Shape The Future Trend Of Equity Market, Say Experts The S&P Sensex and NSE Nifty 50 Indexes corrected 0.8 per cent and 1.12 per cent respectively in the month of June and all eyes will be on the Budget....
2019-06-28, 17:52

'Save your money': no evidence brain health supplements work, say experts Worldwide panel says it cannot recommend healthy people take ‘memory supplements’Dietary supplements such as vitamins do nothing to boost brain health and are simply a waste of money for healthy people, experts have said.According to figures from the US, sales of so-called “memory supplements” doubl...
2019-06-29, 10:39

Mike Pompeo Keeps Saudis Off US Child Soldiers List, Overruling Experts US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has blocked the inclusion of Saudi Arabia on a US list of countries that recruit child soldiers, dismissing his experts' findings that a Saudi-led coalition has been......
2019-06-19, 06:13

China's climate 'ambition' pledge could lead to tougher CO2 targets: experts A new pledge by China to show "the highest possible ambition" in the fight against climate change could see the world's biggest greenhouse gas emitter introduce new and more stringent carbon targets next year, according to experts and policy advisors....
2019-07-02, 10:26

Public Health Experts Call for Aggressive, Global Push Against Antivaxxers Public health experts are fed up with the anti-vaccination movement, which is most recently behind a surge of the completely preventable disease measles in the U.S. this year. So much so that a group of them has decided to issue a statement calling for institutions around the world—from search engin...
2019-07-02, 19:39

Facebook created a 'gateway drug' to introduce billions to cryptocurrency, experts say Blockchain technologists say Facebook's Libra digital currency will reach billions, but the company still faces problems with trust and privacy....
2019-06-19, 00:13

Exclusive: Overruling his experts, Pompeo keeps Saudis off U.S. child soldiers list Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has blocked the inclusion of Saudi Arabia on a U.S. list of countries that recruit child soldiers, dismissing his experts' findings that a Saudi-led coalition has been using under-age fighters in Yemen’s civil war, according to four people familiar with the matter....
2019-06-18, 21:26

2 years after Grenfell, experts warn of high-rise fire risk LONDON (AP) — Two years after a London tower-block fire killed 72 people, campaigners say hundreds of apartment buildings remain at risk of a similar devastating blaze. Survivors, neighbors and politicians are due to attend a remembrance service and silent walk on Friday to commemorate the deadliest...
2019-06-14, 15:13

DFO officials work to identify dead whale, as experts warn of more fatalities The department said Tuesday it is working to confirm whether this is yet another whale that died, or the same dead animal that was originally seen on June 24 in the same area....
2019-07-24, 18:39

Veterans, experts say horse therapy shows promise as PTSD treatment For the first time ever, a clinical research study has been funded – not by the government, but by a private citizen – to investigate the potential benefits of pairing patients with PTSD, specifically veterans, and horses. And the early results are promising....
2019-07-31, 19:26

200 Reindeer Starved to Death. Experts Call It a Sign of Climate Change. Scientists surveying reindeer populations in Norway said the deaths occurred on iced pastures in the Arctic, a result of global warming’s effect on a vulnerable ecosystem....
2019-07-31, 21:52

Prison experts are stunned and angry that Jeffrey Epstein was taken off suicide watch NEW YORK (NBC NEWS) — Even before his first suspected suicide try last month, Jeffrey Epsteinwas perhaps the most vulnerable man in the federal jail system: a politically-connected financier accused of sexually abusing dozens of underage girls. He was, by all accounts, the kind of inmate that ...
2019-08-11, 06:39

Four in 10 indigenous languages at risk of disappearing, warn UN human rights experts Of 7,000 indigenous languages spoken today, four in 10 are in danger of disappearing, rights experts said on Wednesday, in a call for a decade of action to reverse the “historic destruction” of age-old dialects....
2019-08-08, 02:13

Splinter Over 140 Holocaust Experts Agreeing With AOC Should Finally Put This Dumb Fight to Rest | T Splinter Over 140 Holocaust Experts Agreeing With AOC Should Finally Put This Dumb Fight to Rest | The Root ‘Call Me Tish’: After Trump Goes After Her in Twitter Rant, NY Attorney General Letitia James Says He Better Say Her Name | Jezebel Diana Ross Seems to Have Misplaced the Footage from Her 75th...
2019-07-02, 16:13

Experts Criticize Marianne Williamson’s Views on Vaccines, Depression and Illness Health care experts say Democratic presidential candidate Marianne Williamson‘s views on vaccines, antidepressants and other treatments could hurt public health efforts and stigmatize people with disabilities. A first-time candidate, the self-help author has faced criticism for her skepticism ...
2019-08-06, 21:26

Extreme water stress affects a quarter of the world's population, say experts Qatar, Israel and Lebanon top list of places with worst shortages, as climate crisis threatens more ‘day zeroes’A quarter of the world’s population across 17 countries are living in regions of extremely high water stress, a measure of the level of competition over water resources, a new report revea...
2019-08-06, 11:00

Derivatives Expiry, Quarterly Results To Guide Market Trend: Experts Companies such as Larsen & Toubro, TVS Motor Company, Hindustan Unilever, Zee Entertainment Enterprises, IDFC First Bank, Ambuja Cements, Bank of Baroda, Biocon, Mphasis, Tata Motors, ABB India, Bajaj......
2019-07-21, 09:00

Warm weather may make 2019 a boom year for butterflies, say experts Last summer, overall numbers of butterflies in England were up 110% on 2017 figuresThe common blue butterfly could be booming in the UK thanks to recent spells of hot weather, according to a conservation charity.Experts are predicting that the July heatwave and Met Office forecasts for above-average...
2019-08-05, 08:13

Trump administration health experts say US not likely to see Ebola outbreak despite spread in Africa Health officials in the Trump administration insist the United States is not at risk of an Ebola outbreak even as the disease continues to spread throughout the Democratic Republic of the Congo, leading one neighboring country to shutter its shared border....
2019-08-02, 04:52

Whaley Bridge dam: heed flood defence warning, experts urge Government told it is not acting quickly enough to upgrade infrastructureThe Whaley Bridge dam scare is a warning of the potentially disastrous consequences of failing to build new infrastructure to cope with the climate emergency, experts have said.As the environment secretary, Theresa Villiers, ch...
2019-08-02, 19:26

Cybersecurity experts warn Baltimore to stop 'playing' with ransomware attacks Cybersecurity experts say Baltimore is playing with fire as a deadline to pay thousands of dollars in ransom to hackers holding several of the city's servers hostage has come and gone. ...
2019-05-21, 21:26

Poll Of Exit Polls: Experts Explain Why Markets Closed At Record Highs Analysts believe that a second term for the Narendra Modi-led government would ensure continuity in reform measures, initiated in the last five years, news agency Reuters reported....
2019-05-21, 18:52

Washington's great mystery: Trump’s affinity for Putin and populists baffles experts President’s approach to foreign policy, from defending his Russian counterpart to supporting Bolsonaro after he rejected aid, has experts sounding alarmsDays after Donald Trump returned from another contentious encounter with his fellow G7 world leaders, a Kremlin-backed TV channel painted a derisiv...
2019-08-31, 23:00

Forced pregnancy in Italy violated ‘woman’s human right to health’, UN experts rule  The Italian Government violated a woman’s “human right to health” after a law which denied her the right to refuse fertility treatment she had previously agreed to, “led her to undergo a forced pregnancy”, the UN Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights (CESCR) said on Wednesday. ...
2019-05-21, 14:32

Exclusive: Small-business support for Trump ebbs, but experts say he can reclaim voters More small businesses prefer a Democrat than Trump in the 2020 election, a new survey shows. That represents erosion of his traditional support       ...
2019-09-13, 20:26

Lost City of the Kalahari: Experts Search for Traces of Ancient Desert Civilization Today, the Kalahari Desert is known as a very dry place. The word Kalahari in fact comes from a Tswana word which means ‘great thirst’.  ...
2019-05-27, 00:13

Nike's 'inclusive' image at risk if it fails women athletes, brand experts say Olympic athlete Alysia Montano said when she told then sponsor Nike she wanted to have a baby during her career, the sports giant told her it would pause her contract and stop paying her. Experts say Nike's inclusive image could be at risk...
2019-05-21, 15:13

Can Tiger Woods win the PGA Championship? Our experts make their picks for year's second major Tiger Woods is back as he proved by winning his fifth green jacket. But can he tame Bethpage Black? Or will another contender take home the title.        ...
2019-05-21, 14:52

T-Mobile-Sprint deal would boost prices, hurt poorest U.S. consumers, experts say Concessions by T-Mobile US Inc to win U.S. government approval to buy Sprint Corp will likely lead to higher prices for the poorest Americans, many of whom use prepaid wireless plans, analysts and activists said....
2019-05-22, 21:00

Voynich manuscript mystery deepens as experts question cracking of ‘alien’ code Controversy is swirling around a 15th-century manuscript described as the “world’s most mysterious text” that has long baffled experts but was reportedly recently decoded by a researcher in the UK. The researcher’s findings, however, are now being questioned. Discovered in the 19th century, the Voyn...
2019-05-21, 14:38

Leading experts to discuss the future of health care at the Healthy Returns conference in NYC CEOs of major drug, biotech and health-care companies will meet to discuss trends and innovations in the health care industry at the Healthy Returns conference in New York City on Tuesday, May 21....
2019-05-21, 14:32

Teen birth control pill use linked to adult depression, but don’t ditch them yet: experts This isn’t the first time researchers have looked at a possible link between the two, but one expert says women should take the study with a grain of salt....
2019-08-31, 00:26

CNN pundit wonders if news orgs would push impeachment to boost ratings; experts say some have already tried Liberal news outlets often bill themselves as gatekeepers of the truth, with slogans such as CNN’s “Facts First” and the Washington Post’s “Democracy Dies in Darkness,” but CNN pundit Brian Stelter suggested on Sunday that money, clicks and ratings actually influence coverage....
2019-06-17, 20:13

Voynich manuscript mystery continues as experts question whether 'alien' code has really been cracked Controversy is swirling around a 15th-century manuscript described as the “world’s most mysterious text” that has long baffled experts but was reportedly recently decoded by a researcher in the U.K....
2019-05-21, 16:00

Experts cite 'bully parents' in decline in youth sports participation nationwide Youth sports have long been seen as a right of passage in American childhood – from Little League baseball to Pop Warner football – but participation levels are dropping nationwide because kids say it's no longer fun for them....
2019-05-31, 18:39

Rights of ‘gilets jaunes’ protesters in France, ‘disproportionately curtailed’, say UN independent experts French protesters’ rights have been “disproportionately curtailed” during the wave of recent “gilet jaunes”, or yellow jacket demonstrations across the country over Government economic policies, said a group of independent UN human rights experts on Thursday....
2019-05-21, 17:52

Trump's Mexican tariffs test limits of U.S. emergency powers: legal experts U.S. President Donald Trump's proposal to impose a tariff on all Mexican goods to push Mexico to halt a surge in illegal immigrants is likely to be challenged in court and will test the scope of the president's emergency powers....
2019-06-01, 06:01

Trump’s threat to impose tariffs on Mexico may imperil his economic agenda: experts His threat, which drew an outcry from a broad span of business groups and political figures, suddenly cast doubt on prospects for a new North American trade agreement and would would swell the prices Americans pay for countless items from avocados to clothes to medical devices....
2019-06-01, 17:52

LGBT community in Chechnya faces ‘new wave of persecution’: UN human rights experts People in Chechnya who are suspected of being lesbian, gay or bisexual, are facing a “new wave of persecution” following a spate of killings involving torture, and other rights abuses, said a group of independent UN human rights experts on Wednesday....
2019-05-21, 16:39

‘Weird’ worm-like object found on North Carolina shore has experts puzzled A North Carolina National Park service is having trouble identifying a mysterious, spiny object that washed up on a beach over the weekend and has asked for the public’s help....
2019-06-04, 20:13

Latest 'Vacuum Challenge' craze could have fatal consequences, health experts warn A new social media challenge involving a vacuum cleaner and trash bags has gone viral, much to the dismay of health experts, who warn that the idiotic trend could have fatal results....
2019-06-05, 16:39

Medical data stolen in Quest breach makes patients very vulnerable, experts say Having medical data stolen makes the nearly 12 million consumers affected by the breach especially vulnerable targets for identity theft.        ...
2019-06-06, 22:26

‘Weird’ worm-like object found on North Carolina beach baffles experts A North Carolina National Park service is having trouble identifying a mysterious, spiny object that washed up on a beach over the weekend and is asking for the public’s help. A passerby found the “weird” worm-like object covered in what appeared to be white thorns at Shackleford Banks on Saturday, ...
2019-06-07, 02:39

Exclusive: Small business support for Trump ebbs, but experts say he can reclaim voters More small businesses prefer a Democrat than Trump in the 2020 election, a new survey shows. That represents erosion of his traditional support       ...
2019-09-13, 10:52

UN experts decry torture of Rakhine men and boys held incommunicado by Myanmar’s military Allegations of torture and ill-treatment leading to the death of ethnic Rakhine men and boys being held in incommunicado detention by Myanmar’s military, has prompted three independent UN rights experts to call for an end to the practice and for “credible, independent” investigations....
2019-09-03, 19:00

Modi's likely return to power looks like good news for Indian economic growth, experts say Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's likely return to power for a second term will likely be positive for his country's growth, according to economists and investors....
2019-05-22, 14:52

Andrew Yang Plans To Give Out $1,000 A Month to 10 Families. That May Be a Violation of Election Law, Experts Say Democratic presidential candidate Andrew Yang plans to announce at the debate in Houston tonight that his campaign will give 10 additional families $1,000 per month for a year, according to prepared remarks provided to TIME. But the gifts, which are meant to highlight the cornerstone campaign propo...
2019-09-13, 10:52

'Shooting the messenger': water experts say NSW minister wrong to question drought findings Correspondence shows NSW Natural Resources Commission anger at being criticised by water minister Melinda Pavey over Barwon-Darling findingsThe New South Wales Natural Resources Commission has warned the water minister she is “shooting the messenger” over their findings that water management in the ...
2019-08-28, 09:39

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2019-08-26, 23:26

Foreign Fund Flows, Trade War Concerns To Impact Equity Indices: Experts As of August 2, FPIs have been net seller of over Rs 20,500 crore worth of stocks on the BSE, NSE and MSEI in the capital market segment, since July 1....
2019-08-04, 13:39

Kim Jong Un graduated 'with honors' from an elite military academy, but experts are skeptical he ever attended KCNA North Korea / REUTERS North Korean propaganda says that Kim Jong Un attended an elite military university named for his grandfather, who based his own mythology on his military background. However, insiders point out that there are no records of Kim's attendance, and no photos of him there &md...
2019-07-12, 06:13

Drivers, you're merging all wrong: Being polite is causing traffic jams, experts say Stop merging early. The 'zipper merge' is the most efficient method that drivers can use, AAA says. Here's how it works.        ...
2019-07-24, 00:52

Bayer could benefit from home advantage in St. Louis Roundup cancer trial: experts Bayer AG , facing an upcoming trial in St. Louis over allegations that its Roundup weed killer causes cancer, has recruited Missouri-based expert witnesses to make its case in a place where it has century-old roots but where juries often hit companies with huge damages....
2019-07-22, 14:26

Persian Gulf tanker incidents could cut traffic, raise shippers’ costs: experts On Friday, Iran seized a British-flagged oil tanker in the narrow passageway that carries one-fifth of the world's crude exports and a second Liberian-flagged ship was briefly detained....
2019-07-21, 08:52

China experts criticize Neil Bush for support of communist regime against Trump A son of the late President George H.W. Bush with business ties to the Chinese government is under fire from experts and human rights activists for defending the Chinese Communist government from Western critics....
2019-07-20, 11:26

Neftlix deletes suicide scene after mental health experts express concerns The show was both praised and criticized for its frank discussion of mental health and bullying. Psychologists were concerned that the scene could provoke copycat suicides....
2019-07-16, 19:13

Jeffrey Epstein’s suicide is part of a larger problem in American jails: experts Patterns of neglect and maltreatment of inmates were factors in the number of suicides, which reached a high of 50 deaths per 100,000 inmates in the latest year recorded....
2019-08-11, 22:39

Netflix deletes suicide scene after mental health experts express concerns The show was both praised and criticized for its frank discussion of mental health and bullying. Psychologists were concerned that the scene could provoke copycat suicides....
2019-07-16, 21:52

Gold Import Duty Hike To Impact Jewellery Industry Adversely: Experts During her budget speech, Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Friday proposed to increase custom duty on gold and other precious metals from 10 per cent to 12.5 per cent....
2019-07-06, 08:39

Epstein’s new trust fund may make it harder for accusers to collect damages: experts The discovery of the will with its newly created 1953 Trust, named after the year of his birth, instantly raised suspicions he did it to hide money from the many women who say he sexually abused them when they were teenagers....
2019-08-22, 10:39

North Korea Launches 2 Projectiles; South Korean Experts Blame Trump North Korea fired two projectiles on Friday, its 6th missile test since late last month. Analysts say President Trump’s downplaying of the tests has encouraged the launches....
2019-08-16, 12:52

U.S.-based experts suspect Russia blast involved nuclear-powered missile U.S.-based nuclear experts said on Friday they suspected an accidental blast and radiation release in northern Russia this week occurred during the testing of a nuclear-powered cruise missile vaunted by President Vladimir Putin last year....
2019-08-10, 01:39

Reality Check: Statue of Liberty poem was written to welcome Jewish refugees, experts say While experts say there are a number of interpretations of the poem inscribed on the foot of the Statue of Liberty, they agree that Ken Cuccinelli's is not one of them....
2019-08-14, 23:26

Experts expose ‘significant correlation’ between political rhetoric, rise in hate crimes “We see a correlation around the time of statements of political leaders and fluctuations in hate crimes,” said Brian Levin. “Could there be other intervening causes? Yes. But it’s certainly a significant correlation that can’t be ignored.”...
2019-08-08, 21:26

Francesco Molinari's team of experts making sure the Open champion takes it in his stride The Ibis Earls Court is an unlikely starting point from which to plot an The Open defence, but last Wednesday morning Francesco Molinari stopped outside the hotel after a short drive from his home to pick up his caddie, Pello Iguaran Valle....
2019-07-17, 15:00

Large earthquake strikes Southern California day after 6.4 temblor hit region, experts warn of more aftershocks A 5.4 magnitude earthquake struck early Friday near the same region in Southern California where a significant tremor hit one day before, according to the U.S. Geological Survey....
2019-07-05, 16:13

‘Substantial,’ expensive repairs of sabotaged Canadian Coast Guard vessel could take years: experts In November 2018, CCGS Corporal McLaren was cut from its moorings at a dockyard in Sambro, N.S., where it was meant to be undergoing a month-long refit....
2019-08-14, 23:26

Myanmar companies bankroll ‘brutal operations’ of military, independent UN experts claim in new report   Money earned by the Myanmar military from international and domestic business deals, “substantially enhances its ability to carry out gross violations of human rights with impunity” according to a report released on Monday by an independent United Nations group looking into military-business ties in...
2019-08-05, 19:26

UNESCO experts ready to assist reconstruction of iconic Notre Dame, following devastating blaze Two-thirds of the largely medieval roof of Notre Dame cathedral in Paris have “gone” after the devastating fire in Paris on Monday evening, but UN cultural experts are standing by to offer help where it is needed in rebuilding the iconic structure....
2019-05-21, 15:13

Experts explain why Sean Miller and Arizona basketball will survive the recruiting fallout from NCAA "It's pretty simple: No one cares." Recruits and recruiting experts are paying little mind to potential NCAA penalties for Sean Miller and Arizona.       ...
2019-07-23, 17:26

Lake Winnipeg algae blooms could be tackled with change at city sewage plant, say experts Reports of algae blooms on the lake, particularly in the Victoria Beach area, have been rampant this summer, and conservation groups are looking to the City of Winnipeg to help solve the problem....
2019-08-02, 21:26

‘It Is Absurd.’ Data Breaches Show it’s Time to Rethink How We Use Social Security Numbers, Experts Say Justin Rice is sick of being on the phone. After having his family’s personal information exposed after the 2017 Equifax breach, Rice had to cancel about $3,000 in fraudulent transactions, and, along with his wife, has spent dozens of hours on the phone disputing claims. “The hours you ...
2019-08-05, 22:39

Savage tick-clone armies are sucking cows to death; experts fear for humans Enlarge / Engorged Haemaphysalis longicornis female tick. (credit: Commonsource) Ravenous swarms of cloned ticks have killed a fifth cow in North Carolina by exsanguination—that is, by draining it of blood—the state’s Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services warned this week. Experts fear t...
2019-07-11, 22:13

Mike Pompeo overruled his own experts to keep Saudi Arabia off the US's list of countries that use child soldiers Reuters/Leah Millis/Pool Secretary of State Mike Pompeo intervened to keep Saudi Arabia off a list of countries that used child soldiers. The accusation against Riyadh stems from Saudi-led coalition's involvement in Yemen, and Pompeo's actions have fueled criticisms that the Trump administration is...
2019-06-19, 23:52

Many experts tried to open a safe locked for 40 years. A tourist's lucky guess cracked the code on his first try Over the years, the small Vermilion Heritage Museum in Alberta, Canada, tried everything in its power to unlock an old safe tucked away in its basement....
2019-06-07, 03:13

GTA 6 release date update: Grand Theft Auto PS5, Xbox Scarlett a long way off say experts Rockstar's most anticipated game may still yet be a while off, at least that's what industry experts are saying - here's everything you need to know about the next entry in the GTA franchise....
2019-07-16, 13:01

B.C. experts predict ‘mass migration’ of expats from Hong Kong over extradition bill protests Vancouver immigration lawyers say they're preparing for a spike in document requests, as protests against a proposed extradition law rock the country....
2019-06-14, 05:39

UN health experts warn ‘dramatic resurgence’ of measles continues to threaten the European region Europe has lost ground in eliminating measles, as the number of countries having achieved or sustained elimination of the disease has declined, the European Regional Verification Commission for Measles and Rubella Elimination (RVC) warned on Thursday. ...
2019-08-29, 06:26

Mental health issues in Hong Kong surging amid tumultuous protests, experts say Stress and trauma over the political turmoil surrounding Hong Kong's extradition bill has created an unprecedented mental health problem that the city is not equipped to deal with, medical professionals say....
2019-07-09, 16:13

Experts say students heading off to college for the first time should make health, both physical and mental, a top priority (NBC News)  In the next few weeks millions of young adults will set out for college campuses, leaving the comforts and routine of their parents’ homes. For many, it will be their first time living on their own, and experts have some advice on how to set students up for success. Bernadette Meln...
2019-08-30, 19:39

Jennifer Lopez did intense training for her pole-dancing scenes in 'Hustlers.' Experts say it's a grueling workout. It took months of rigorous training for Jennifer Lopez to master her pole scene in "Hustlers," working with a professional choreographer and dancer. Professionals make it look easy, but the reality is that pole dancing requires impressive strength, skill, and confidence. Anyone can learn to pole dan...
2019-09-14, 04:00

UN rights experts call on Philippines Government to halt ‘unacceptable attacks’ on Victoria Tauli-Corpuz False claims levelled at the UN expert on the rights of indigenous peoples by her own Government in the Philippines, “are without grounding in fact or law” and must cease immediately, said a statement issued by a group of her fellow experts on Wednesday....
2019-05-21, 15:39

Myanmar military committed ‘routine, systematic’ sexual violence against ethnic minorities, UN experts find Myanmar’s military must stop using sexual and gender-based violence to terrorize and punish ethnic minorities, according to a new report released on Thursday by the United Nations Independent International Fact-Finding Mission....
2019-08-23, 01:39

Sheriff's deputy charged with neglect in Florida school shooting has strong defense: legal experts A sheriff's deputy charged with failing to protect students during a mass shooting in a Parkland, Florida high school has a simple defense, some legal experts said - he did not have a duty to save the victims....
2019-06-06, 11:26

‘Quash’ convictions and release women jailed for protesting against wearing veils in Iran, urge UN rights experts Decades-long prison sentences handed down to three women protesting the strictly enforced wearing of veils in Iran, have drawn alarm and condemnation from six United Nations independent human rights experts....
2019-08-16, 20:52

Colombia: Rights experts condemn killing of reintegrated former rebel fighter, call for respect of peace process Against a backdrop of challenges in implementing the peace process in Colombia, six independent UN human rights experts condemned on Tuesday the killing of a former member of the FARC-EP guerilla movement, which they said constitutes a “violation” of the guarantees made by the Government in the 2016...
2019-06-04, 19:00

NOAA Disputes Its Own Experts, Siding With President Trump Over Hurricane Dorian and Alabama. Here’s a Full Timeline of the Controversy As Hurricane Dorian killed dozens of people in the Bahamas and encroached on the United States’ southeastern coastline, President Donald Trump has been criticized for unduly focusing on the storm’s potential impact on a state that was not expected to be largely impacted: Alabama. The con...
2019-09-08, 04:26

South Sudan: UN rights experts see little headway on peace deal amid spike in local-level violence A United Nations expert group looking at human rights in South Sudan said on Friday that it is “deeply concerned” that, although the overall armed conflict has waned, there has been little progress in adhering to the peace agreement that guided the country thus far....
2019-08-23, 20:26

After Jeffrey Epstein's suicide, Ghislaine Maxwell may have taken his place as the 'kingpin' prosecutors are looking to take down. But experts say don't expect criminal charges anytime soon. Joe Schildhorn/Patrick McMullan via Getty Images As pressure mounts on Ghislaine Maxwell, Jeffrey Epstein's longtime associate and alleged madam, so has public speculation over why she hasn't yet been criminally charged. Former federal prosecutors told INSIDER that after Epstein's death on August 1...
2019-08-16, 12:52

UN experts voice ‘deep concern’ over Iran’s ‘consistent pattern’ of denying life-saving medical treatment to detainees Despite repeated calls, Iran continues to deny medical treatment to detainees in what amounts to “a consistent pattern”, according to eight UN human rights experts, in a statement on Wednesday....
2019-07-10, 22:39

Mount Everest death spike: Inexperienced climbers, competitive tour groups, bad weather window to blame, experts believe An American climber became the latest to perish after reaching the world's tallest summit on Monday amid concerns that overcrowding on Mount Everest is leading the highest number of deaths on the mountain since 2015....
2019-05-29, 00:13

Marking international day, UN experts call for urgent action to end racial discrimination, in wake of New Zealand anti-Muslim attack States must take urgent action, to “stem the tide of hate and discrimination” and ramping up of “ethno-nationalist populism”, which helped fuel the deadly shootings in two New Zealand mosques last Friday by a self-declared white supremacist, several top UN officials and human rights experts have str...
2019-05-21, 19:13

Monday’s Daily Brief: Independent experts on Myanmar, Guterres denounces US mass shootings, Libyan airport violence, UN Spokesperson on Kashmir Our main stories today: Myanmar companies bankroll ‘brutal operations’ of military; UN chief renounces shootings in the United States; ‘Repeated indiscriminate’ shelling of Libyan airport raises concern; UN voices ‘concern’ over Kashmir; and new UN agriculture chief reaffirms commitment with Italy o...
2019-08-07, 01:26

Monday’s Daily Brief: Independent UN experts on Myanmar, UN chief renounces attacks in US, Libyan airport violence, UN spokesperson on Kashmir, and FAO and Italy on development Our main stories today: Myanmar companies bankroll ‘brutal operations’ of military; UN chief renounces shootings in the United States; ‘Repeated indiscriminate’ shelling of Libyan airport raises concern; UN voices ‘concern’ over Kashmir; and new UN agriculture chief reaffirms commitment with Italy o...
2019-08-06, 11:39

Dozens of birds fall from the sky like 'a horror movie.' They were poisoned, experts say Sarah King, founder of local nonprofit Casper's Bird Rescue, was contacted by a member of her staff who discovered corella birds falling out of nearby trees and the sky.        ...
2019-07-12, 20:39

The Cannabis Debate: What's the way forward on cannabis reform? Our experts give their verdict What do health experts, criminal justice practitioners and political thinkers say is the best way forward on cannabis? Do any of the legalisation models we have reported on so far in our investigation into cannabis reform — Canada, Colorado, California or Uruguay — convince them? The Evening Standar...
2019-07-12, 13:13

Wall Street was ready for the latest twist in the trade war. Here's how experts think Trump and Xi's trade truce will play out. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque The year-old trade war between the US and China reached a temporary truce as Presidents Donald Trump of the US and Xi Jinping of China said they're delaying new tariffs to let negotiations continue. That outcome of the G20 summit in Japan isn't the resolution some investors...
2019-06-30, 02:39

Junk food may be fuelling rise in food allergies, say experts Children with food allergies are found to have higher levels of substance in processed foodsA ballooning diet of junk food might be one of the factors fuelling a rise in food allergies, researchers have suggested.Experts say they have seen a rise in food allergies in western countries, including the...
2019-06-08, 01:52

'Clearly a game.' Opioid lawsuit settlements appear aimed at giving tax breaks to drug firms, experts say Politicians tout settlements with pharmaceutical companies over the opioid epidemic. But those payments may be used to reduce the companies' taxes.       ...
2019-09-13, 03:26

Britain 'woefully' under-using power to seize dirty money from foreign tycoons, security experts warn Powers for seizing dirty money from foreign tycoons are "woefully" under-used despite a flagship case involving a woman who spent £16 million at Harrods, a leading security think tank warned today....
2019-06-10, 15:00

A New York Times article about the perfect workout for every 'wedding dress silhouette' sparked internet outrage, and health experts agree it perpetuates damaging body ideals Shutterstock The New York Times published an article Thursday on "The Perfect Workout for Your Wedding Dress Silhouette," including diet advice and a caution to avoid getting muscles that are "too wide." The Times later changed the headline and removed some sections of the article, noting that it h...
2019-08-10, 10:39

London takeaway restaurants should 'refuse fast food to children after school to help curb obesity crisis', experts say Takeaway restaurants should refuse to sell fast food to unaccompanied children after school to help curb London's child obesity crisis, experts said today....
2019-09-04, 19:00

GCSE results day 2019: Parents can harm students' mental health by bragging about results on Facebook, education experts warn But she added: "Whether you're deliriously happy or completely despondent it's as ever important to remember that your social media post might have an impact on someone else."...
2019-08-21, 10:00

A recap of Thursday’s top stories: International Day honours victims of religious-based violence, UN experts on Kashmir, environmental disasters in Asia-Pacific, animal protections, and UN chief on Burkina Faso Thursday’s Daily Brief: New international day honouring victims of religious-based violence; Kashmir shutdown must be reversed; Relentless sequence of disasters in Asia-Pacific; Giraffes fare well for protection, elephants not so much; UN chief condemns Burkina Faso violence...
2019-08-23, 00:26

Caught your teen sexting? Don't 'freak out,' experts say. Study found it can be healthy A University of Texas Medical Branch research paper found that teen "consensual sexting" could indicate normal healthy adolescent exploration.        ...
2019-06-28, 17:26

Experts explain why the 'too ugly to rape' argument doesn't hold up After E. Jean Carroll accused Trump of rape, he said she was "not his type," a tactic experts say is used to discredit sexual assault victims.        ...
2019-06-27, 21:52

Trump dismisses North Korea missile tests. Experts say he's giving Kim regime a 'free pass' Trump's refusal to condemn North Korea's missile tests is an open invitation for Kim Jong Un to push additional provocations, experts warn.        ...
2019-08-02, 18:52

NFL suspends Bills rookie linebacker Dodson for 6 games The NFL has suspended Buffalo Bills rookie linebacker Tyrel Dodson for six games as a result of an alleged altercation with his girlfriend at her home in Scottsdale, Arizona       ...
2019-09-13, 03:00

No more Luck gives Titans chance to flip script vs. Colts The Indianapolis Colts have stood in the Tennessee Titans' way starting first with Peyton Manning, then Andrew Luck at quarterback and hoping to continue that with Jacoby Brissett       ...
2019-09-13, 03:00

Microsoft will livestream its October 2 Surface event, suggesting big reveals In late August, we learned Microsoft was planning its next Surface event for October 2nd – although the fact that it was announcing hardware was more of an assumption than an official confirmation. But today Microsoft sent out a second, formal invite to journalists, and it’s now clear the company is...
2019-09-13, 03:52

Nintendo debuts Ring Fit Adventure, the Switch’s answer to Wii Fit Nintendo today finally revealed what the heck that ring peripheral it teased last week is all about. Namely, the company’s releasing its Switch version of the Wii Fit, an exercise game called Ring Fit Adventure, which turns that bizarre rubber ring into a whole-body sensor. As most people could prob...
2019-09-13, 03:52

Judge’s HR helps Yanks complete sweep of Tigers Aaron Judge hit a two-run homer, Domingo German pitched four innings of scoreless relief and the New York Yankees defeated the host Detroit Tigers 6-4 in the second game of a doubleheader on Thursday....
2019-09-13, 05:00

| Kaizer Chiefs duo agree new contracts Kaizer Chiefs have confirmed that Mulomowandau Mathoho and Dumisani Zuma have agreed new deals that keep them tied to the Premiership club until 2023....
2019-09-13, 10:00

WarnerMedia signs J.J. Abrams to a massive exclusive deal WarnerMedia has emerged as the ultimate winner in a battle waged by several internet-focused companies to lock J.J. Abrams' Bad Robot into an overall content creation deal. The AT&T-owned media conglomerate has announced signing a wide-ranging ag......
2019-09-13, 10:26

Target 20th Anniversary Collection: Designers from Anna Sui to Zac Posen return Sept. 14 Target is bringing back nearly 300 popular items from over 20 years of designer partnerships including Michael Graves, Isaac Mizrahi and Zac Posen.       ...
2019-09-13, 10:52

As Democrats Debate, Trump Offers Alternative: A Rambling Speech President Trump’s speech at an event in Baltimore hit his usual lines as he careened between prepared remarks, ad-libbed attacks and boasts about his record....
2019-09-13, 10:52

We Can Finally Explain What You Actually Do In Death Stranding He’s finally done it. After years of talking about Death Stranding, Hideo Kojima finally showed off a full mission’s worth of gameplay during a live stage presentation at Tokyo Game Show this week. It’s as offbeat, meticulously detailed, and intriguing as you’d expect from Kojima, if not more so....
2019-09-13, 10:52

Mozilla begins charging for services — starting with Firefox premium support for enterprises Mozilla’s foray into paid services is finally kicking off for real. The Firefox maker is rolling out a new offer for organizations that run the browser in enterprise environments with a premium support plan. Costing $10 per supported installation, Firefox Premium Support will provide several benefit...
2019-09-13, 11:39

Bahamas Threatened With Another Storm, Forecasters Warn A storm brewing near the Bahamas is threatening to drench the islands, including areas devastated by the deadly Hurricane Dorian less than two weeks ago....
2019-09-13, 12:26

REFILE-UPDATE 2-WeWork curbs CEO's voting power in bid to boost IPO prospects WeWork owner The We Company said on Friday it has curbed the voting power of founder and CEO Adam Neumann, part of changes to its corporate governance aimed at reviving demand for its planned initial public offering....
2019-09-13, 15:13

Heather Mills launches UK 'vegan northern powerhouse' ‘Plant-based Valley’ could help lead consumers’ transition from ‘cattle culture diet’Climate activists have welcomed the launch in the Northumberland countryside of a “vegan Silicon Valley”, which is aimed at helping to fight climate change.The 55-acre site, the brainchild of the entrepreneur Heathe...
2019-09-13, 15:39

Lawsuit against Fox News over retracted Seth Rich story is revived A federal appeals court on Friday revived a lawsuit against Fox News Network by the parents of Seth Rich, a former Democratic aide whose unsolved murder sparked uncorroborated conspiracy theories....
2019-09-13, 18:52

Volkswagen T-Roc R: hot compact SUV on sale from £38,450 Performance crossover closely follows segment-leading Golf R hot hatchback with 296bhp and a top speed of 155mph The new Volkswagen T-Roc R is now available to order in the UK, with prices starting from £38,450.  Standard equipment includes white paint, 19in alloy wheels and Volkswagen's latest Act...
2019-09-13, 20:00

Caitlyn Jenner shows she can take some (brutal) jokes at Alec Baldwin's Roast Caitlyn Jenner used her time at the mic for the Alec Baldwin Roast to say, "There's a lot of hate in the world, but we can still laugh at ourselves."        ...
2019-09-13, 20:52

Rob Gronkowski’s concussion confession: 20 total, 5 ‘blackout ones’ Three-time Super Bowl champion Rob Gronkowski went further to reveal the extent playing football had on his body, including detailing the number of concussions he potentially suffered during his career. Gronkowski told CBS News in an interview this week that he suffered “probably, like, 20 concussio...
2019-09-13, 21:13

Impeachment warrior Al Green complains resolution doesn’t cite Trump for racism Democratic Rep. Al Green, one of the most vocal advocates for impeachment, complained Thursday that his colleagues' latest resolution establishing that process didn't include accusations of discrimination against President Trump. ...
2019-09-13, 21:39

Hot with isolated to scattered storms! TUCSON – Getting hotter with a chance for isolated to scattered storms this afternoon! Today: Isolated to scattered storms (30%). High: 103° Tonight: Partly cloudy and calm. Low: 76° Tomorrow: Another round of isolated to scattered storms (40%). High: 99° The hottest day of the next 7 is tod...
2019-09-14, 00:26

The Best Tools for Conquering Your Massive 'Read Later' List A “read later” list is an essential productivity tool. Sending articles to a separate app for later reading keeps you focused when you’re at work, and gives you something productive to do on your phone during downtime. But it’s easier to save an article than to read it, so stories on “read later” li...
2019-09-14, 05:39

What to Do If Your Android Apps Keep Crashing When Loading Web Pages Have your Android apps been crashing when trying to load a web page? You’re not alone; many users have been reporting these issues for weeks, and it appears Android’s WebView feature is to blame....
2019-09-14, 05:39