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Johnson & Johnson receives federal subpoenas related to baby powder litigation

Thu, 21 Feb 2019 07:34:15 -0500

The disclosure in Johnson & Johnson's annual report on Wednesday is the first time that the company disclosed it had received subpoenas from federal agencies regarding its talc powder products. The J....
Wild cats, boas are obstacles in Mexican president's refinery race

Thu, 21 Feb 2019 07:09:34 -0500

Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador's race to build an oil refinery in record time on land that was until recently alive with mangrove, wild cats and boa constrictors, has run into trouble, ....
Exclusive: China's Dalian port bans Australian coal imports, sets 2019 quota - source

Thu, 21 Feb 2019 06:50:17 -0500

Customs at China's northern port of Dalian has banned imports of Australian coal and will cap overall coal imports from all sources to the end of 2019 at 12 million tonnes, an official at Dalian Port ....
Exclusive: RWE to win EU okay to buy E.ON, Innogy renewables businesses

Thu, 21 Feb 2019 06:25:02 -0500

German utility RWE will win unconditional EU antitrust approval to buy the renewables businesses of E.ON and Innogy in a deal that will reshape the German energy market, people familiar with the matte....
Exclusive: Nigeria hits oil majors with billions in back taxes

Thu, 21 Feb 2019 06:22:53 -0500

Nigeria has ordered foreign oil and gas companies to pay nearly $20 billion in taxes it says are owed to local states, industry and government sources said, in a move that could deter investment in Af....
Climate activist Thunberg urges EU to double its carbon reduction targets

Thu, 21 Feb 2019 06:10:42 -0500

Greta Thunberg, the 16-year-old Swedish climate activist who has inspired pupils worldwide to boycott classes, urged the European Union on Thursday to double its ambition for greenhouse gas cuts. At ....
Senators Not Backing Green New Deal Received On Average 7 Times As Much Fossil Fuel Cash

Thu, 21 Feb 2019 05:45:17 -0500

The 12 senators co-sponsoring the Green New Deal resolution that Sen....
Web Retailers Should Pay Higher Taxes to Save U.K. Shops: Report

Thu, 21 Feb 2019 05:22:10 -0500

An online sales tax, higher value-added tax and “green taxes” on shipping and packaging should all be considered to help soften the blow to physical stores as consumers shift to internet shopping, acc....
The $32 Trillion Pushing Fossil Fuel CEOs to Act on Climate Change

Thu, 21 Feb 2019 05:03:10 -0500

Glencore made its decision after facing pressure from a shareholder network known as Climate Action 100+, which has the backing of more than 300 investors managing $32 trillion. The group was founded....
Swedish teen leads Belgian students on 7th climate march

Thu, 21 Feb 2019 05:01:12 -0500

BRUSSELS (AP) — Swedish teenager Greta Thunberg is joining Belgian students who are skipping classes for the seventh Thursday in a row to march through Brussels to draw more attention to fighting clim....
Trump panel to examine whether global warming affects national security will include climate change denier

Thu, 21 Feb 2019 03:44:11 -0500

President Donald Trump is preparing to establish a panel to examine whether climate change affects national security, despite existing reports from his own government showing that global warming is a ....
Google's new cloud boss has big task to catch rivals, Reuters data show

Thu, 21 Feb 2019 03:41:57 -0500

Alphabet Inc's cloud computing division remains a distant third behind Amazon.com Inc and Microsoft Corp in terms of global revenue, according to analysts' estimates. A few major companies manage the....
Foldable Phone Frenzy Is Supercharging Stock Gains in China

Thu, 21 Feb 2019 03:38:47 -0500

Fellow display producer BOE Technology Group Co. had jumped 46 percent since the start of year. Turnover in both stocks soared as investors bet on hefty demand for screens, especially if Chinese smar....
Remain or leave? Carmakers confront hard Brexit choices

Thu, 21 Feb 2019 03:27:50 -0500

ST ATHAN, Wales/GAYDON, England (Reuters) - In three cavernous former Royal Air Force hangars at an old airbase in Wales, luxury carmaker Aston Martin is forging ahead with construction of a new vehic....
How Samsung’s New Galaxy S10 Compares to the iPhone XS Max

Thu, 21 Feb 2019 02:47:31 -0500

(Bloomberg) -- The Samsung Galaxy S10 is actually four separate phones: the S10e (the “e” stands for “essential,”) the S10, the S10+, and the S10 5G. The first three go on sale in March, and the S10+ ....
Offensive Mine Warfare: How the U.S. Navy Plans to Sink Enemy Warships and Submarines

Thu, 21 Feb 2019 02:34:00 -0500

The US Navy is making an aggressive push toward "offensive" mine warfare designed to attack and destroy enemy ships and submarines with undersea explosives - all while preparing a complex su....
Climate threat doubter is leading effort to advise Trump

Thu, 21 Feb 2019 00:44:01 -0500

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration is exploring the idea of forming a special committee to look at climate change and security risks, with the effort being coordinated by a 79-year-old physici....
Hurricanes create natural climate change labs in Puerto Rico

Thu, 21 Feb 2019 00:36:28 -0500

EL YUNQUE, Puerto Rico (AP) — The hurricanes that pounded Puerto Rico in 2017, blasting away most of its forest cover, may give scientists clues to how the world will respond to climate change and inc....
Neptune's smallest moon may have been created by comets

Thu, 21 Feb 2019 00:28:20 -0500

We're all made of star stuff, but some things in the universe are created by comets. Neptune's recently discovered and smallest moon, Hippocamp, has been confirmed and observed in detail by ....
Trump’s Pick To Lead Climate Panel Once Compared CO2 To Jews In Nazi Germany

Thu, 21 Feb 2019 00:15:23 -0500

William Happer, President Donald Trump's reported pick to lead a new panel onclimate change, is a science denier with a history of controversial comments....
Climate Change Is Causing Ocean Colors To Intensify: MIT Study

Wed, 20 Feb 2019 23:22:39 -0500

Scientists say the colors of the world's oceans will intensify by the end ofthe century due to climate change, threatening the marine ecosystem from thebottom up....
Commodities giant Glencore to cap coal output over climate

Wed, 20 Feb 2019 22:33:40 -0500

BERLIN (AP) — Commodities giant Glencore said Wednesday it will cap how much coal it mines amid shareholder pressure for it to help reduce global emissions of greenhouse gases.....
Lenovo's Mobile Profits Are a Bit of a Mirage

Wed, 20 Feb 2019 22:17:11 -0500

Four years after closing its acquisition of the Motorola phone brand, Lenovo Group Ltd. has finally posted a profit in its mobile-phone business. The deal closed in October of that year, meaning that....
Samsung Revamps Flagship Range With 5G, Low-Cost Options

Wed, 20 Feb 2019 21:48:37 -0500

The South Korean technology giant introduced four new phones in its Galaxy S range -- the S10, S10+, S10e, and S10 5G. The S10 and S10+ are direct successors to last year’s S9 and S9+, while the S10e....
Would You Rather Fly Boeing or Airbus? World’s Longest Flight Fuels Rivalry for Deal

Wed, 20 Feb 2019 21:15:03 -0500

The Australian airline plans to fly non-stop from Sydney to New York and London by 2022, marathon routes that will be the world’s longest commercial services. As the two aerospace giants pitch to sup....
Google Takes New Policy Approach Amid Growing Global Threats

Wed, 20 Feb 2019 20:31:41 -0500

In an internal email, the company’s new global policy chief, Karan Bhatia, described the reorganization as a reaction to policy makers who are increasingly empowered to regulate the company’s core bus....
Irish Woman Cuts Off Her Own Finger in Search of Relief From Chronic Pain

Wed, 20 Feb 2019 20:16:58 -0500

A woman with complex regional pain syndrome amputated her finger in search of relief from her pain.....
Tortoise feared extinct found on remote Galapagos island

Wed, 20 Feb 2019 19:26:04 -0500

LIMA, Peru (AP) — A living member of species of tortoise not seen in more than 110 years and feared to be extinct has been found in a remote part of the Galapagos island of Fernandina.....
Lesbians more likely to be overweight as experts find sexuality is linked to health

Wed, 20 Feb 2019 19:01:00 -0500

Lesbian and bisexual women are more likely to be overweight than heterosexual women, research has shown for the first time, as experts said sexual identity should now be viewed as a health risk factor....
Qualcomm’s Bid to Settle U.S. Monopoly Case Hits Roadblock

Wed, 20 Feb 2019 19:00:47 -0500

The company has yet to win over a majority of the U.S. Federal Trade Commission and top agency officials despite making significant progress in the talks, according to people familiar with the process....
Australian Rat Declared Extinct Due To Man-Made Climate Change

Wed, 20 Feb 2019 18:18:10 -0500

Bramble Cay melomys lived on the coral island of Bramble Cay, located in theTorres Strait between Queensland state and Papua New Guinea....
This gorgeous Moon shot took 50,000 individual photos to create

Wed, 20 Feb 2019 18:14:13 -0500

We've seen some pretty stunning images of the Moon over the years thanks to high-powered imaging tools from NASA and other space agencies, but you don't need a massive observatory just to crea....
Lyft Plans to File for IPO as Soon as Next Week

Wed, 20 Feb 2019 18:04:03 -0500

Lyft, which announced in December that it had filed its IPO application confidentially with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, intends to list its shares on the Nasdaq market, the person sai....
What You Need to Know About So-Called 'Zombie' Deer Disease

Wed, 20 Feb 2019 17:41:01 -0500

First off, they aren't actually zombies.....
$400 billion climate investment plan for Sahel region

Wed, 20 Feb 2019 17:37:04 -0500

Heads of state of 17 countries in the Sahel region of Africa will hold a summit on Monday in Niamey to approve a climate investment plan worth $400 billion over 12 years, the Niger government said Wed....
Woman Documents Her Cancer by Perfectly Recreating Famous Characters

Wed, 20 Feb 2019 17:21:02 -0500

Beth Pendergrass' Instagram account chronicles her cancer journey with her photos of recreations of famous characters.....
How and When to Protect a Baby’s Ears From Loud Noises

Wed, 20 Feb 2019 17:20:05 -0500

Infants have delicate hearing. Parents need to think about protection.....
FDA issues seemingly obvious warning against injecting young people's blood to fight aging

Wed, 20 Feb 2019 16:45:47 -0500

The theory that young people's blood reverses the effects of aging comes from an experiment on mice.....
Samsung's Folding Phone Is a Thick Boy, Just Not in the Way You Actually Need

Wed, 20 Feb 2019 16:16:00 -0500

Also it starts at $1,980.....
SpaceX is set to launch Israel's first lunar lander. Here's what you need to know

Wed, 20 Feb 2019 16:11:58 -0500

The spacecraft launched by SpaceX will not only be Israel's first lunar mission, but the country's first privately funded one as well.....
42 - Gwynne Shotwell

Wed, 20 Feb 2019 16:01:03 -0500

Gwynne Shotwell....
Putin Just Threatened the U.S. with New Nukes—But He Actually Backed Himself into a Corner

Wed, 20 Feb 2019 16:01:00 -0500

Russia’s President Vladimir Putin shot himself in the foot...and is reloading.....
Ex-Goldman Banker's Quest for Fresh Food Turns Into a Hit App

Wed, 20 Feb 2019 16:00:00 -0500

With the Market Kurly app, shoppers can order in the evening and have fresh vegetables, eggs and other perishable foods delivered directly to the doorstep by sunrise. The overnight service has caught....
SoftBank's Fortress to Invest $3.6 Billion in Japanese Property

Wed, 20 Feb 2019 16:00:00 -0500

The investment firm will target hotels, onsen spas, office buildings, data centers and condominiums throughout the country, according to Akio Yamashita, Fortress’ representative in Japan. SoftBank bo....
8 Reasons Your Face Is Red, and What to Do About It

Wed, 20 Feb 2019 16:00:00 -0500

Dermatologists weigh in on the most common reasons for redness on your face and how to treat each one, from rosacea to overexfoliation and contact dermatitis.....
26 - Donald Hopkins

Wed, 20 Feb 2019 15:59:50 -0500

Donald Hopkins....
Why do zebras have stripes? They make bad landing strips for flies

Wed, 20 Feb 2019 15:23:27 -0500

It appears stripes make terrible landing strips, bamboozling the fierce blood-sucking flies that try to feast on zebras and carry deadly diseases. Researchers on Wednesday described experiments demon....
How Much Exercise Do You Need to See Benefits?

Wed, 20 Feb 2019 15:11:16 -0500

How Much Exercise Do You Need to Get Healthier? R egular exercise is probably the best prescription for healthy aging. But fewer than 1 in 5 adults 65 or older gets the minimum recommended amoun.......
How Much Exercise Do You Need to See Benefits?

Wed, 20 Feb 2019 15:11:16 -0500

How Much Exercise Do You Need to Get Healthier? R egular exercise is probably the best prescription for healthy aging. But fewer than 1 in 5 adults 65 or older gets the minimum recommended amoun.......
How Much Exercise Do You Need to See Benefits?

Wed, 20 Feb 2019 15:11:16 -0500

How Much Exercise Do You Need to Get Healthier? R egular exercise is probably the best prescription for healthy aging. But fewer than 1 in 5 adults 65 or older gets the minimum recommended amoun.......