Researchers at Stanford University in the U.S. found in a study of 40.5 million births that men aged 50 or older were 28 per cent more likely to have a child that required intensive care. Canada-based Carbon Engineering said on Wednesday it had received investment from a subsidiary of Occidental Petroleum Corp. and the venture capital arm of Chevron Corp. for its technology that removes carbon dioxide directly from the air. The deputy attorney general, Rod Rosenstein, has been a central figure in the Russia investigation by appointing the special counsel and overseeing the inquiry. German airport operator Fraport predicted zero growth in passenger numbers at its main Frankfurt hub this year and lower net profit as a weak economic climate prompts airlines to reduce capacity.
Plattekill, tucked between bigger and wealthier Catskills ski resorts, has come up with a new business plan that just might save it. After 27 years in office, Richard A. Brown announced he will not seek re-election, unleashing the first competitive race in decades in a rapidly changing borough. The 37-year-olds have never played against each other before, but a New Years Day doubles exhibition in Australia changes that Tuesday in what Williams calls a dream come true. U.S. President Donald Trump lashed out once more at California on Wednesday for a series of devastating wildfires he blames on poor forest management, threatening to withhold federal disaster aid in a Twitter blast that drew rebukes from lawmakers in his own party.
Jim Rutenberg reflects on the convergence of technology with media, and how that has changed his consumption habits and coverage. (Warning iPhone addiction ahead.) Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said on Wednesday he would not comment on U.S. President Donald Trump's demands for a border wall, calling it an internal U.S. matter related to electoral politics. Rough Cut (no reporter narration). Like last season, the team has had a strong first half. This year, it hopes to keep that momentum. From an advent calendar filled with brussel sprouts to breakfast served in a Christmas stocking, animals at London Zoo got a taste of their own festive treats on Thursday (December 20) in the run-up to the holidays. Rough cut (no reporter narration).
The storm around the visit by John R. Bolton, the American national security adviser, to Turkey showed how far apart the countries are on how to handle a U.S. withdrawal from Syria. After two years of pining, Democrats finally have the gavels and subpoenas they need to investigate President Trump and his administration. Blockbuster findings? Dont expect them anytime soon.
Beating the Bruins in Boston for the first time in five years, the Devils also won on the road for just the fourth time this season. Concerned that an increasing number of students are learning Arabic in mosques, the French state wants to take back control to provide a secular curriculum. Reduced prices on bedding, home furnishings, dishware, wind chimes, sofas, consoles and more.
The Duke freshman is earning comparisons to Charles Barkley, Shawn Kemp and, yes, even LeBron James and has everyone in basketballs attention.
French tobacco shops in Paris are expanding their stocks of cigarettes, cigars and lottery tickets to include the cryptocurrency, bitcoin. The fintech group backing the scheme wants to enroll 6,500 shops across the country by February, but industry observers say it is quicker to buy bitcoin online. Britain's main opposition Labour Party will demand a general election if Prime Minister Theresa May loses a vote in parliament over her Brexit plans next week, its leader Jeremy Corbyn will say on Thursday. 'I asked what is going to happen in 30 days if I quickly open things up, are you going to approve Border Security which includes a Wall or Steel Barrier? Nancy said, NO. I said bye-bye!'
A broadcast often known for boozy troublemaking seemed mainly to want to stay out of trouble this year. Mr. Ghosn, the ousted Nissan chief, made his first public appearance since his November arrest to defend himself in a Tokyo court against charges of financial wrongdoing.
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Tech has brought innovation, convenience and smarts to the kitchen. Heres what Melissa Clark uses and the tools she finds indispensable. President Trump sought to go over the heads of Congress to enlist support for his border wall, raising the stakes of a conflict that has closed many federal agencies.
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