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NYC therapists brace for stress and anxiety amid election madness

NYC therapists brace for stress and anxiety amid...

New York (USA) November 1: New York City therapists are bracing for an avalanche of petrified patients no matter the...

Homicide victim found in burnt-out SUV ID'd as man behind spam-email empire who dodged $12.8M lawsuit

Homicide victim found in burnt-out SUV ID'd as...

British Columbia (Canada) October 31: More than three years after his death, a man who was shot dead and found...

'Otherworldly' glass sponge reefs off B.C. featured in new documentary

'Otherworldly' glass sponge reefs off B.C. featured in...

British Columbia (Canada) October 31: It takes an experienced deep-water diver like Hamish Tweed to reach most of the glass...

'Ambitious' measures needed to stop 200,000 tonnes of plastic polluting the Mediterranean

'Ambitious' measures needed to stop 200,000 tonnes of...

Brussels (Belgium) October 31: More than 200,000 tonnes of plastics are being leaked into the Mediterranean Sea every year, according...

Netflix hikes prices of its standard, premium plans for new and existing members

Netflix hikes prices of its standard, premium plans...

Washington DC (USA) Oct 30: Netflix is hiking its prices for both current and new members.

Japan plans to be carbon neutral by 2050

Japan plans to be carbon neutral by 2050

Tokyo (Japan) October 30: Japan has announced plans to become fully carbon neutral by 2050.

Cry Like a Boy in Burundi: when an abusive husband decides to ask for forgiveness and change

Cry Like a Boy in Burundi: when an...

Gitega (Burundi) October 30: "He calls me darling. Before, he couldn't even pronounce my name properly. Today, it's "darling", Leoncie...

'Harry Potter' book sales up amid coronavirus pandemic, publisher says

'Harry Potter' book sales up amid coronavirus pandemic,...

Washington DC (USA) Oct 29: A "Harry Potter" renaissance has seemingly been brought about by the coronavirus pandemic.

Coral reef taller than the empire state building found in Australia

Coral reef taller than the empire state building...

Canberra (Australia) October 29: Scientists have located a "massive" detached coral reef in Australia's Great Barrier Reef. The reef is...

Islamophobia or satire? Cartoonist Plantu on France's caricature controversy

Islamophobia or satire? Cartoonist Plantu on France's caricature...

Paris (France) October 28: As France's President Emmanuel Macron vows France will not give up its religious cartoons and promises...

Utah restaurant bans customers from wearing masks

Utah restaurant bans customers from wearing masks

Utah (USA) October 28: The owners of Yaks Cafe, a restaurant located in Blanding, Utah, are pushing back against state...

Taylor Swift's 'Folklore' album is first million-selling project of 2020 in U.S.

Taylor Swift's 'Folklore' album is first million-selling project...

Washington DC (USA) Oct 27: Taylor Swift's "Folklore" album just became the first studio release from any artist to hit...

Progress toward gender balance in peacekeeping in 'peril,' committee told

Progress toward gender balance in peacekeeping in 'peril,'...

Ottawa (Canada) October 27: The United Nations' goal of getting more women to serve in peacekeeping missions in conflict zones...

Eating jellyfish is a more sustainable alternative to fish say scientists

Eating jellyfish is a more sustainable alternative to...

Canberra (Australia) October 27: We should be eating more jellyfish if we want to save the planet, says new research.

Meet the young Canadians helping online chess become a pandemic pastime

Meet the young Canadians helping online chess become...

Ottawa (Canada) October 25: In August, the world of online chess was abuzz with news that five-time U.S. chess champion...

First 'murder hornet' nest in U.S. located near B.C.'s southern border

First 'murder hornet' nest in U.S. located near...

British Columbia (Canada) October 25: Entomologists with the Washington State Department of Agriculture say they have discovered what is believed...

NASA spacecraft leaking asteroid samples into space is 'victim of own success'

NASA spacecraft leaking asteroid samples into space is...

Brussels (Belgium) October 25: A NASA spacecraft has been so successful in grabbing rubble from an asteroid hurtling through space...

Atlanta man wins $50G FOX Bet Super 6 Debate Game jackpot

Atlanta man wins $50G FOX Bet Super 6...

Georgia (USA) October 25: An Atlanta man won the $50,000 jackpot from the FOX Bet Super 6 Debate Game.

Elderly Colorado wildfire victims died 'in each other's arms,' family members say

Elderly Colorado wildfire victims died 'in each other's...

Colorado (USA) October 25: Authorities in Colorado made a grim discovery Friday afternoon when they found the bodies of an...

LG Electronics to release new budget smartphone in S. Korea

LG Electronics to release new budget smartphone in...

Seoul (South Korea), Oct 25: LG Electronics Inc. on Sunday introduced a new budget smartphone as the South Korean tech...

California to cut off power for 1 million people to avoid sparking more wildfires

California to cut off power for 1 million...

California (USA) October 25: California power authorities are planning to cut power for residents across 38 counties - affecting nearly...

Auction selling Tom Cruise's 'Top Gun' bomber jacket, Julia Roberts' 'Pretty Woman' boots expects $5M in sales

Auction selling Tom Cruise's 'Top Gun' bomber jacket,...

California (USA) October 25: Film buffs and collectors have a unique opportunity to purchase some of Hollywood's iconic movie and...

Massive search underway in Ireland for dolphin superstar Fungie after disappearence from Dingle Bay

Massive search underway in Ireland for dolphin superstar...

Dublin (Ireland) October 24: Authorities in Ireland have launched a large scale search for a much-loved dolphin, Fungie, who's been...

Hitler's handwritten speech notes sold at auction 'above asking price'

Hitler's handwritten speech notes sold at auction 'above...

Berlin (Germany) October 24: Speech notes handwritten by Adolf Hitler were sold for €34,000 at a Munich auction house on...

Australian fisherman brings 5-foot crocodile home after capturing it in a dam

Australian fisherman brings 5-foot crocodile home after capturing...

Canberra (Australia) October 24: Talk about an unpleasant houseguest.

JetBlue passenger wearing Burger King crown hurls racial slurs, assaults flight attendant on plane

JetBlue passenger wearing Burger King crown hurls racial...

New York (USA) October 24: A man in a Burger King crown on a JetBlue flight from Jamaica to New...

NASA is going to unveil an 'exciting new discovery' about the moon

NASA is going to unveil an 'exciting new...

Washington (USA) October 24: Ahead of NASA's return to the moon in 2024, the space agency is teasing an "exciting...