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Women breastfeed and bottle-feed babies at Extinction Rebellion 'nurse-in' – video

Hundreds of women have taken part in a 'nurse-in' with their children at an Extinction Rebellion blockade in Westminster, London. One of the women involved said she was 'terrified' of the future that ...

Women breastfeed and bottle-feed babies at Extinction Rebellion 'nurse-in' – video

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Extinction Rebellion protests launch around the world – video The activist group kicked off two weeks of peaceful protests, with thousands of demonstrators blocking roads in London, New York, Sydney, Amsterdam and other cities, calling for their governments to take urgent action to curb carbon emissions Continue reading......
14:26 2019-10-08

What is Extinction Rebellion and what does it want? The movement's global rebellion began Monday, Oct. 7, and will include peaceful assemblies over the next two weeks in more than 60 cities around the world....
22:26 2019-10-07

Extinction Rebellion: How far can the protests go? Traffic blockades, "die-ins," naked protests in parliament: Inspired by the non-violence of Gandhi and Rosa Parks, Extinction Rebellion is using unconventional tactics to call for immediate action on the climate crisis. ...
07:13 2019-10-07

Extinction Rebellion has won the first battle – now it must win the war | Leo Barasi As protesters take to the streets again this week, the challenge is to force ‘green’ politicians into concrete proposalsExtinction Rebellion seems to have cracked using protests to transform public debate. But as it starts another major rebellion this week, it might find the challenge ahead is even ...
18:52 2019-10-07

How Extinction Rebellion put the world on red alert The radical group has galvanised young and old. But in the year since it formed, what has life been like inside the movement?In the last week alone, members of Extinction Rebellion have been described as ecomaniacs (Daily Mail), ecoradicals ignoring our economic doom (Times), dangerous and a bloody ...
11:00 2019-10-06

Extinction Rebellion day of protest kicks off Protesters around the world are calling on governments and businesses to do more to avoid climate catastrophe. Organizers promised a display of civil disobedience "five times larger" than a mass demonstration in April....
07:13 2019-10-07

Extinction Rebellion: the arrestables – a photo essay UK-based activists from the climate campaign group explain why they are prepared to be arrested for the causeHallam was arrested in 2017 for criminal damage when he and another person spray-painted “Divest from oil and gas”, “Now” and “Out of time” on walls at King’s College London, using water-solu...
18:52 2019-10-07

Extinction Rebellion protesters arrested in London Hundreds of demonstrators set up camp across the UK, disrupting traffic and concrete production. The second day of a week long nationwide protest demands more action on climate change from the British government....
19:52 2019-07-17

Extinction Rebellion protesters appear in court in London More than 30 activists have been charged with a range of public order offences More than 30 Extinction Rebellion protesters have appeared in court in London charged with a range of public order offences.The charges relate to demonstrations led by the movement in April – when thousands of people bloc...
19:26 2019-07-12

‘I’m not getting much Take a Break’: Extinction Rebellion’s newspaper, reviewed The climate activists release their first print publication this week. But does a crisis-hit planet make for winning journalism?In a move that feels more than slightly ironic, the climate activists Extinction Rebellion have decided to go into a media on the brink of extinction, having released their...
10:00 2019-09-26

Extinction Rebellion takes aim at BBC as arrests mount Activists say corporation’s ‘silence is deadly’, while Met commissioner faces criticism of police tacticsCamped outside the main entrance of New Broadcasting House on Friday morning, Extinction Rebellion (XR) supporters called on the broadcaster to “tell the full truth” about the climate crisis, as ...
00:52 2019-10-12

Arrest Us, Please! Extinction Rebellion’s Path to Success In barely a year, the group’s tactics have propelled it from a handful of members to worldwide protests. But can it keep that momentum as its actions get more disruptive?...
20:26 2019-10-08

Extinction Rebellion arrests near 1,300 after Billingsgate protest Activists say 28 people were arrested after trying to block access to London fish marketPolice have announced they have made almost 1,300 arrests of Extinction Rebellion protesters since Monday, as activists hope the weekend will swell their numbers for a march through central London.Animal rights a...
18:26 2019-10-12

Extinction Rebellion plan London "shutdown" from Oct. 7 Climate change activists Extinction Rebellion said on Friday the group would hold demonstrations in London from Oct. 7, with the aim of shutting down major roads near Britain's parliament in Westminster....
13:13 2019-09-13

Extinction Rebellion protesters confront politicians at US Capitol Climate crisis group members gluing themselves to doorways to block members of Congress from attending evening voteProtesters from the climate crisis group Extinction Rebellion are causing disruption at the US Capitol in Washington, confronting politicians and glueing themselves to doorways in order...
02:13 2019-07-24

Extinction Rebellion protesters call on BBC to 'tell climate truth' Activists block entrance to headquarters of BBC, accusing it of staying silent on crisisExtinction Rebellion activists have called on the BBC to “tell the full truth” about the climate crisis as they protested outside its headquarters in central London.Camped outside the main entrance of New Broadca...
15:00 2019-10-11

Extinction Rebellion block London concrete project Hundreds of demonstrators stopped the production of an underground tunnel in the river Thames. The second day of a week long nationwide protest demands more action on climate change from the British government....
12:13 2019-07-16

Extinction Rebellion highlight climate emergency at Glastonbury Campaigners joined by indigenous people who have led fight against global heatingNearly 2,000 festival-goers have joined climate change campaigners Extinction Rebellion to stage a procession across the Glastonbury site, paying tribute to indigenous people who have led the fight against global heatin...
23:13 2019-06-27

Belgian police arrest up to 300 Extinction Rebellion protesters Belgian police on Saturday arrested up to 300 Extinction Rebellion protesters in Brussels after water cannon and pepper spray failed to disperse them....
03:52 2019-10-13

Dutch police detain 130 Extinction Rebellion protesters Dutch police on Saturday said they had detained 130 protesters with environmental group Extinction Rebellion who blocked locations in downtown Amsterdam to draw attention to climate change....
20:52 2019-10-12

Extinction Rebellion to take over Manchester street in climate protest XR says 750 people will occupy Deansgate in protest at city’s climate crisis contradictionsHundreds of climate protesters plan to occupy one of Manchester’s busiest streets for four days this weekend to expose the “huge contradictions” of a city region that has declared a climate emergency while pla...
19:39 2019-08-28

Specialist police assigned to Extinction Rebellion rallies Scotland Yard plans ‘proactive and swift’ counter-action as forces send extra officers to London for October protestSpecialist police teams will be heading to London this weekend to help deal with two weeks of protests planned by Extinction Rebellion, the environmental activists who brought the capi...
01:13 2019-10-03

German Extinction Rebellion activists chain themselves to chancellery The campaigners have sent the keys to unlock them inside letters to 13 government ministries. The activists are asking Chancellor Angela Merkel to declare a "climate emergency."...
18:13 2019-06-11

Extinction Rebellion: fresh protests to 'shut down' Westminster Environmental activists plan to blockade roads in the centre of government for two weeksEnvironmental activists from around Britain are set to swoop on Westminster on Monday morning in an attempt to “shut down” the heart of government with two weeks of disruptive protests.Extinction Rebellion (XR) s...
22:13 2019-10-06

Manchester Extinction Rebellion activists glue themselves to banks Barclays and HSBC targeted on final day of protests against fossil fuel investmentsEnvironmental protesters have glued themselves to banks in Manchester to protest against fossil fuel investments on the final day of Extinction Rebellion’s action in the city.Nine activists stuck themselves to the pav...
19:26 2019-09-02

'Extinction Rebellion' again brings London traffic to standstill Traffic in central London slowed to a halt again Friday, as environmental activists staged another "Extinction Rebellion" aimed at fighting the advances of climate change....
18:52 2019-06-14

Extinction Rebellion ‘Deface’ Protected English Landscape Extinction Rebellion defaced a famous English White Horse weeks after schoolchildren helped restore the ancient monument. The material used was temporary, but the discontent could be lasting. ...
06:00 2019-10-08

Extinction Rebellion co-founder arrested at Heathrow protest Group said that Roger Hallam had been apprehended for the second time in three daysOne of Extinction Rebellion’s co-founders has been arrested for the second time in three days after trying to fly a drone near Heathrow Airport during an environmental protest, the group said.Roger Hallam was detained...
00:52 2019-09-15

Extinction Rebellion protesters 'glue' themselves to street in Dover No Food on a Dying Planet action at Kent port is expected to be mirrored across the Channel by other XR groupsClimate change activists from Extinction Rebellion involved in a “blockade” of the busy Dover port are reported to have glued themselves to streets and have been told they could face arrest ...
15:39 2019-09-21

'Extinction Rebellion' ups the ante in protests against climate change The activist group organized global sit-ins and boycotts on Monday to force radical action on climate change. DW attended one demonstration in Berlin to learn the group's motivations....
20:00 2019-10-07

Radiohead makes stolen tracks available to help 'Extinction Rebellion' The band has reacted in unusual fashion to a ransom notice over 18 hours of hacked material. Rather than pay hackers, the group has put the tracks online and asked fans to donate to Extinction Rebellion....
20:26 2019-06-11

'Extinction Rebellion' opens 'summer uprising' in 5 British cities "Extinction Rebellion" environmental activists rallied in Britain en masse again Monday as part of their "summer uprising" to demand action to fight climate change....
01:26 2019-07-16

Extinction Rebellion kick off weekend of protest with Dalston blockade Other events included mass bike ride through A10, Olympic park traffic blocks as well as talks and panels in London FieldsExtinction Rebellion has staged a blockade in Dalston, east London, disrupting traffic at its busiest central junction. Car horns, sirens and swearing competed with drumming prot...
19:26 2019-07-13

‘Time is running out’: Extinction Rebellion activists on why they risked arrest We talk to some of the hundreds of XR protesters charged with public order offencesHundreds of people who were arrested for their part in the peaceful Extinction Rebellion (XR) protests in April are being taken to court charged with public order offences under section 14.Here we talk to some of them...
19:39 2019-09-30

Extinction Rebellion's co-founder on bringing London to a standstill As debate rages over Extinction Rebellion's disruptive tactics, its co-founder Gail Bradbrook tells Susannah Butter about bringing London to a standstill — and her time on mind-altering drugs...
12:52 2019-07-23

Extinction Rebellion protesters spray fake blood on to Treasury Activists use fire engine to launch water dyed red towards London government buildingExtinction Rebellion protesters have sprayed fake blood on the steps of the Treasury in central London.The demonstrators used an old fire engine to launch 1,800 litres (396 gallons) of water coloured with food dye t...
12:52 2019-10-03

Scores of Extinction Rebellion protesters face London courts Green party’s Caroline Lucas condemns action against ‘brave XR activists’Scores of environmental activists will appear in court this week in one of the UK’s biggest legal crackdowns on climate protests. Related: ‘Time is running out’: Extinction Rebellion activists on why they risked arrest Continu...
19:39 2019-09-30

Extinction Rebellion: hitting a nerve at Australia's climate flashpoint The amorphous climate action group has fired up activists and opponents alike as it tries to shut down BrisbaneThe Extinction Rebellion protesters think you should be angry. They want politicians and opinion columnists to be angry. The more people they upset stopping traffic in the Brisbane city cen...
01:52 2019-08-11

UK scientists join the Extinction Rebellion climate change protests New Scientist spoke to members of Extinction Rebellion who are scientists to find out why they are taking to the streets of London to protest climate change inaction...
23:39 2019-10-07

Police take hard line on arrested Extinction Rebellion protesters Met assembles team of 30 officers to investigate disruption by activists Police say they may seek to get charges brought against 1,100 Extinction Rebellion supporters they arrested last month as they warned officers would be stretched by a wave of environmental, Brexit and anti-Trump demonstrations ...
20:52 2019-05-24

Extinction Rebellion activists target London fashion week Protesters to hold fashion funeral in demand for industry to take climate crisis seriouslyNot long ago, high drama at London fashion week meant a battle over hemlines or between designer egos. But as the climate crisis challenges fashion’s fundamental viability as an industry, the stakes, and temper...
23:13 2019-09-13

Extinction Rebellion blocks UK fracking site in climate protest Environmental activists demonstrate outside Cuadrilla’s Preston New Road siteExtinction Rebellion has blocked the entrance to the UK’s only active fracking site in a demonstration against what it called the “burgeoning catastrophe” of global warming.Protesters from the environmental group gathered o...
13:00 2019-09-10

Extinction Rebellion blocks Berlin traffic in worldwide day of protests Demonstrations around the world are calling on governments to do more to avoid climate catastrophe. In Germany, protesters have gathered in the capital as part of a global day of "civil disobedience."...
13:39 2019-10-07

Extinction Rebellion: elderly protesters arrested and charged in Tasmania Four people, all aged 77, among nine protesters arrested and charged at Launceston protestFour Tasmanians aged in their late 70s are among a swag of climate activists charged over a protest in Launceston.About 100 people attended the Extinction Rebellion protest in Launceston on Friday and police sa...
04:52 2019-10-12

Boris Johnson's father praises Extinction Rebellion 'crusties' Stanley Johnson tells London protesters they have ‘exactly the right things in mind’The prime minister’s father, Stanley Johnson, has told a crowd at Extinction Rebellion’s London demonstrations that he backs their methods and is proud to call himself an “uncooperative crusty”.Johnson was responding...
14:39 2019-10-09

Extinction Rebellion postpones Heathrow drone protest plan The environmental activist group Extinction Rebellion has postponed a plan to shut down London's Heathrow Airport with drones after it was criticized by politicians and police....
14:26 2019-06-16

Extinction Rebellion founder calls for mass psychedelic disobedience Gail Bradbrook, a co-founder of Extinction Rebellion, has called for a mass ingestion of psychedelic substances in protest against the criminalisation of drugs...
20:52 2019-08-19

Tory peer in dressing gown confronts Extinction Rebellion activists A slipper-shod Lord Fraser emerges from his Westminster home to berate climate campaignersA Tory peer has confronted Extinction Rebellion protesters in his dressing gown as they marched past his home in central London.Andrew Fraser, who was made a life peer by David Cameron in 2016, emerged from his...
18:52 2019-10-08

'We declare our support for Extinction Rebellion': an open letter from Australia's academics Leading academics from around the country say it is their moral duty to rebel to ‘defend life itself’ We the undersigned represent diverse academic disciplines, and the views expressed here are those of the signatories and not their universities. While our academic perspectives and expertise may dif...
22:00 2019-09-19

Dozens arrested as Extinction Rebellion protesters blockade Melbourne bridge The climate protesters had promised to shut down the Princes Bridge near Flinders Street station from middayClimate protesters have blockaded a bridge in central Melbourne with police moving in and arresting multiple people.Organisers from the Extinction Rebellion movement promised to shut down the ...
00:52 2019-09-15

Extinction Rebellion activists arrested after Brazilian Embassy daubed with paint Police arrested four Extinction Rebellion activists after the Brazilian Embassy was daubed with red paint in a protest over the rights of indigenous people....
16:52 2019-08-13

Extinction Rebellion delays drone protest at Britain's Heathrow until after summer Climate activism group Extinction Rebellion has postponed until later this year a plan to shut down Britain's Heathrow Airport using drones and published on Sunday more details of the protest action in a bid to allay public safety fears....
14:00 2019-06-16

Extinction Rebellion protesters stop rush-hour traffic in London Lewisham campaigners block three roads into city centre to highlight ‘air pollution crisis’Environmental protesters stopped traffic on three main roads into central London from the south-east on Friday morning in protest over the “air pollution crisis” in the area.The protesters, organised by a loca...
15:00 2019-06-14

Extinction Rebellion co-founder Roger Hallam arrested again after trying to fly drone at Heathrow An Extinction Rebellion co-founder has been arrested for the second time in three days after trying to fly a drone near Heathrow Airport, the group said....
09:39 2019-09-15

Extinction Rebellion activists set up Berlin climate camp ahead of protests Extinction Rebellion climate activists have begun building a camp outside Chancellor Merkel's office. During a week of protests for new climate-protection policies, they plan to block major roads in the German capital....
00:26 2019-10-06

Extinction Rebellion stage funeral at London fashion week finale The activist group focused on fast fashion as a major factor in the climate crisis and called for drastic reformThe end of London fashion week was somewhat sombre on Tuesday evening. It culminated in Extinction Rebellion’s funeral march calling for the event to end in its current form, with the grou...
13:13 2019-09-18

Police attempt to clear Extinction Rebellion protest camps in London Arrests made under section 14 order as officers in Whitehall begin removing tentsPolice have begun attempting to clear Extinction Rebellion protest camps from around Westminster as they imposed a section 14 order banning demonstrations across central London.Arrests were made under the order from ear...
22:26 2019-10-08

London police arrest activists ahead of Extinction Rebellion protest Officers raid building used by climate crisis activists to store items for Westminster rallyPolice have taken pre-emptive action against environmental protesters who are planning to cause disruption in Westminster.Dozens of officers from the Metropolitan police’s territorial support group raided a b...
17:39 2019-10-05

Extinction Rebellion considers using drones to shut London's Heathrow Airport Climate activists from Extinction Rebellion are considering using drones to shut London's Heathrow Airport this summer in a campaign against plans to build a third runway at Europe's busiest airport, the group said on Thursday....
03:00 2019-05-31

Climate activist group Extinction Rebellion continues worldwide protests Extinction Rebellion, a worldwide climate activism group, gathered in cities around the globe to protest a lack of climate action from world leaders.        ...
20:52 2019-10-08

Nearly 100 German artists join Extinction Rebellion call to climate action As Extinction Rebellion activists prepare for blockades in cities worldwide on Monday, many artists have signed their call to action to the German government....
21:39 2019-10-04

Boris Johnson's father praises Extinction Rebellion 'crusties' as arrests hit 800 Stanley Johnson gives backing to activists as Met reduce the number of activists’ sites from 12 to sixThe prime minister’s father has told a crowd at Extinction Rebellion’s London demonstrations he backs their methods and is proud to call himself an “uncooperative crusty”.Stanley Johnson was respond...
21:26 2019-10-09

'We're Here:' Extinction Rebellion Bloodies New York as Part of Global Week of Protests The climate strike movement has left the world on a new plateau of awareness about the climate crisis and the urgency to act on it. Now, it’s time to explore what this landscape looks like and ensure that the climate movement doesn’t go tumbling back down from its new perch on high....
00:26 2019-10-08

Extinction Rebellion protests: Nearly 300 activists arrested during first day of disruption in central London Nearly 300 people have been arrested in London during mass protests by Extinction Rebellion which demand much more urgent action against climate change....
00:00 2019-10-08

'Uncooperative crusties': Boris Johnson attacks Extinction Rebellion activists PM hits out at protesters for ‘littering’ London with ‘heaving hemp-smelling bivouacs’The prime minister has attacked the Extinction Rebellion activists protesting in London over the climate crisis, dismissing them as “uncooperative crusties” who should stop blocking the streets of the capital with ...
06:00 2019-10-08

Scrap the catwalk: Extinction Rebellion is right – London fashion week is unsustainable The environmental impact of the fashion industry is enormous. And with fashion weeks acting as promoters of even more consumption, it’s time for radical actionI have long wanted to get a special T-shirt printed for our national bi-annual fashion showcase. It would read: “I went to London fashion wee...
11:39 2019-08-09

Radiohead release hours of hacked MiniDiscs to benefit Extinction Rebellion Thom Yorke describes hours of recordings from OK Computer sessions as ‘not v interesting’, while climate activists thank the band for ‘unprecedented support’Radiohead have released a vast collection of unreleased tracks made during the sessions for 1997 album OK Computer, after a MiniDisc archive ow...
16:39 2019-06-11

Extinction Rebellion protesters block site of London super-sewer Activists and residents demonstrate in Bermondsey in protest at pollution from lorriesExtinction Rebellion protesters have blockaded the entrance to the construction of London’s £4.2bn super-sewer project as part of a fifth day of protests.About 50 activists – including mothers and children from the...
10:52 2019-07-19

The Extinction Rebellion plan to "shut down" London Fashion Week in September The climate change protesters plan to target the biannual fashion event in a bid to raise awareness of the environmental damage caused by the fashion industry....
19:00 2019-08-06

Extinction Rebellion delays drone protest at Britain's Heathrow till after summer Climate activism group Extinction Rebellion has postponed to later this year a plan to use drones to shut down Britain's Heathrow Airport, saying it had designed new tactics to allay public fears over safety....
11:52 2019-06-16

Extinction Rebellion protest enters third day after nearly 600 arrested as activists defy police warnings Extinction Rebellion's protest has entered its third day after police warned those demonstrating in central London that they "must" go to Trafalgar Square or risk arrest....
17:52 2019-10-09

Climate activist group Extinction Rebellion makes noise in protests around the world Extinction Rebellion, a worldwide climate activism group, gathered in cities around the globe to protest a lack of climate action from world leaders on October 7.        ...
21:39 2019-10-07

Extinction Rebellion protestors pour fake blood over New York's capitalist bull Demonstrators were arrested in a wave of US protests that are part of a global week of action by the UK-based groupMore than 20 people were arrested by police in New York City’s financial district after Extinction Rebellion climate protesters poured fake blood over the famous Charging Bull statue, a...
22:52 2019-10-07

Extinction Rebellion protesters pour fake blood over New York's capitalist bull Demonstrators were arrested in a wave of US protests that are part of a global week of action by the UK-based groupMore than 20 people were arrested by police in New York City’s financial district after Extinction Rebellion climate protesters poured fake blood over the famous Charging Bull statue, a...
06:00 2019-10-08

Extinction Rebellion Climate Activists Block Roads, Stage Protests Worldwide (BERLIN) — Activists with the Extinction Rebellion movement blocked roads and staged demonstrations in big cities around the globe Monday, part of a wide-ranging series of protests demanding much more urgent action against climate change. Demonstrators stopped traffic in European cities includ...
01:39 2019-10-08

91-year-old among 10 arrested at Extinction Rebellion climate change protests in the United Kingdom Ten people have been arrested during an Extinction Rebellion climate change protest in the United Kingdom, with the group aiming to "blockade" the local port in Dover, England....
11:52 2019-09-23

Extinction Rebellion protesters joined by Benedict Cumberbatch as they camp out in Trafalgar Square Benedict Cumberbatch has joined Extinction Rebellion (XR) activists as they camped out on London's streets after the third day of the group's huge two-week protest....
02:13 2019-10-10

Extinction Rebellion: Johnson calls climate crisis activists 'uncooperative crusties' PM hits out at protesters for ‘littering’ London with ‘heaving hemp-smelling bivouacs’The prime minister has attacked the Extinction Rebellion activists protesting in London over the climate crisis, dismissing them as “uncooperative crusties” who should stop blocking the streets of the capital with ...
09:13 2019-10-08

Extinction Rebellion: Scott Ludlam has 'absurd' bail conditions dismissed by judge Magistrate says bail conditions preventing the former senator from attending Extinction Rebellion events were not necessaryFormer Greens senator Scott Ludlam has had bail conditions – that banned him from associating with Extinction Rebellion climate change protests – dismissed by a judge following ...
05:00 2019-10-10

Extinction Rebellion news latest: 21 arrests made in London as two-week protest begins Twenty-one people have been arrested in London this morning as police officers clash with Extinction Rebellion protesters trying to bring the city to a standstill....
11:39 2019-10-07

Extinction Rebellion activist tearful as she hears protest stopped man from reaching dying father A climate activist fought back tears as she apologised to a man who was unable to reach his dying dad's bedside due to a demonstration blocking the road....
01:13 2019-07-19

Met second-in-command issues stark warning to Extinction Rebellion protesters planning to use drones at Heathrow One of the Met Police's most senior officers today warned Extinction Rebellion protesters planning to use drones at Heathrow Airport that it would be "reckless in the extreme"....
01:26 2019-06-05

Extinction Rebellion: Labor members say 'chilling' mass arrests have echoes of Bjelke-Petersen era Exclusive: Queensland Labor left figures say party built on the right to protest or strikeLabor members from inner-Brisbane have unanimously passed a resolution condemning the mass arrests of climate activists and describing the Queensland government’s proposed crackdown as “eerily reminiscent” of t...
08:26 2019-10-10

Police say Extinction Rebellion Heathrow drone protest activists could face life in jail Police have issued their strongest warning yet to Extinction Rebellion activists, saying they could face life in jail ahead of a potential drone protest at Heathrow Airport next week....
19:26 2019-06-14

Climate Activists Occupy Paris Mall As Global Extinction Rebellion Protests Begin Hundreds of climate activists barricaded themselves into a Paris shopping centre on Saturday as security forces tried to remove them, ahead of a planned series of protests around the world by the......
04:39 2019-10-06

Extinction Rebellion protests London LIVE: Activists set to take to streets again after police make more than 1,000 arrests Extinction Rebellion activists are set to take to the streets of London for a fifth day after the total number of people arrested in the capital reached more than 1,000....
08:13 2019-10-11

Extinction Rebellion protesters plans to swarm key London roads and block traffic during rush hour Extinction Rebellion is planning to cause rush-hour chaos on Friday by blocking major roads in south-east London to protest against dangerous levels of air pollution....
09:52 2019-06-13

Extinction Rebellion Dover protest: Huge tailbacks as climate activists glue themselves to A20 near busy port Holidaymakers have been caught in huge tailbacks at the Port of Dover after Extinction Rebellion protesters imposed a "blockade" amid a heavy police presence....
16:26 2019-09-21

Heathrow Airport passengers told to travel as normal despite planned drone protest from Extinction Rebellion Police have told Heathrow passengers to travel as normal on Friday despite a planned climate change protest which aims to shut down the airport with drones....
18:26 2019-09-11

Extinction Rebellion protests: Hundreds more police officers set to guard Queen from activists at state opening Hundreds of extra police from outside London were today being drafted into the capital to prevent Extinction Rebellion protesters blocking the Queen as she travels by carriage to the state opening of Parliament....
15:39 2019-10-08

Extinction Rebellion protests: Activists hold faux funeral procession as arrests top total from April mass action Extinction Rebellion held a faux funeral procession through Oxford Street as the arrest figure for its latest action topped the number from mass protests earlier this year....
01:26 2019-10-13

Extinction Rebellion London protests LIVE: More than 600 activists arrested as police dismantle makeshifts camps erected outside of Trafalgar Square Police are dismantling hundreds of tents and gazebos belonging to Extinction Rebellion protesters which have been erected outside of the designated site at ­Trafalgar Square....
17:52 2019-10-09

Extinction Rebellion London protests LIVE: Police arrest 800 activists as officers dismantle makeshifts camps erected outside of Trafalgar Square Police are dismantling hundreds of tents and gazebos belonging to Extinction Rebellion protesters which have been erected outside of the designated site at ­Trafalgar Square....
23:52 2019-10-09

Founder of Doctors for Extinction Rebellion group 'draws the line' at sending drones above Heathrow A London doctor who was "willing to be arrested" during Extinction Rebellion (XR) protests has said he draws the line at sending drones above Heathrow Airport....
09:52 2019-06-08

Extinction Rebellion to launch 'summer uprising' in London, Glasgow, Cardiff, Bristol and Leeds Members of climate protest group Extinction Rebellion are planning to take to the streets in five major cities across the UK in a new wave of action today....
09:00 2019-07-15

Extinction Rebellion reveals plans to 'shut down' central London from next week with its biggest protests yet Extinction Rebellion has called on protesters to shut down central London from next week until the UK Government takes action on the climate and ecological emergency....
23:39 2019-10-03

Extinction Rebellion activists scale BBC HQ as Met Police chief Cressida Dick warns: 'This is no game' Protesters scaled the BBC's London HQ today as Scotland Yard chief Dame Cressida Dick warned environment activists bringing chaos to the capital: "This is no game."...
16:39 2019-10-11

Extinction Rebellion London protest: Activists reveal plans to 'shut down' capital from next week with biggest demonstration yet Extinction Rebellion has called on protesters to shut down central London from next week until the UK Government takes action on the climate and ecological emergency....
18:52 2019-10-04

Extinction Rebellion protests: London City Airport braces for 'shutdown' as climate activists vow to halt flights for three days London City Airport is today braced for disruption after Extinction Rebellion (XR) vowed to occupy its terminal and shut down operations for three days as part of its action in the capital....
05:39 2019-10-10

This Is Hands Down the Cutest Video of the Kardashian-Jenner Babies Ever They grow up so fast! Kylie Jenner and Khloe Kardashian are witnessing their little babies turn into toddlers right before their eyes. It seems like it was just yesterday that Stormi......
03:00 2019-10-05

High levels of uranium found in Navajo women and babies ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — About a quarter of Navajo women and some infants who were part of a federally funded study on uranium exposure had high levels of the radioactive metal in their systems, decades after mining for Cold War weaponry ended on their reservation, a US health official said Monday. The e...
01:39 2019-10-09

This Video Dives Into the Bizarre, Complex History of the Muppet Babies I learned a lot about the Muppet Babies recently. The Henson-created cartoon, which I watched in syndication as a kid in the ‘90s, has a fascinating history. Read more......
04:39 2019-06-30

Blood smuggling in China: Pregnant women break the law to find out their babies' sex Hong Kong has become a hub for Chinese women who want to find out the sex of their unborn child by smuggling vials of blood into the city. This black market was made possible by a revolutionary test which detects fetal DNA in the mother's blood....
04:39 2019-10-14

National Academy of Sciences pulls video touting possibility of designer babies A government-funded group that’s leading efforts to set standards for gene editing has pulled a video it posted in the wake of concern about how it portrayed the ethically dicey science and its possible use to make designer babies. The National Academy of Sciences posted the video earlier this week ...
23:39 2019-10-03

A Promising Brain-Regenerating Drug May Only Work for Women and Babies, a Mouse Study Suggests A new study in mice is the latest to show why it’s important for scientists to include both male and female test subjects in their research. The study suggests that a common diabetes drug—which is now being explored as a way to repair the brain—may only help boost cognition in young children and adu...
20:26 2019-09-11

NPR style boss instructs staff on abortion terminology: 'Babies are not babies until they are born' NPR supervising senior standards and practices editor Mark Memmott published a “guidance reminder” last week about how the media organization should discuss abortion news on the heels of a new law in Georgia and legislation in Alabama....
19:01 2019-05-21

National Academy of Sciences Removes Video Suggesting Gene Editing Could Be Used to Make Designer Babies The partially U.S. government-funded National Academy of Sciences removed a webpage with a video describing gene editing in ways that conflict with the organization’s own ethical guidelines.Read more......
08:52 2019-10-04

Government-funded group's gene editing video touting 'designer babies' under fire over ethics A video showing people casually discussing gene editing and designer babies is making waves because of its source: the government-funded group leading efforts to set standards for the ethically dicey science....
12:00 2019-10-03

'Get rid of the babies!': Distraught woman at AOC town hall urges 'eating babies' to fight climate change QUEENS, New York — A seemingly troubled woman at a town hall hosted by Democratic New York Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez in her district stood up to demand the congresswoman support drastic measures to combat climate change, such as "eating babies."...
18:52 2019-10-04

Target implements policy that allows moms to breastfeed ‘wherever’ TODAY – Last week a Texas mom who was breastfeeding her 10-month-old son at a local pool was asked to cover up while she nursed. When she refused, police escorted her from the pool. Stories about moms being shamed or punished for breastfeeding their babies in public are common — but Target is ...
01:00 2019-06-20

'Don’t touch me like that!': video shows trans women forcibly removed from an LA bar – video A video posted to social media show a group of transgender women being forcibly removed from a Los Angeles bar. The women said they had earlier been harassed by a straight couple at a downtown bar called Las Perlas. Mobile phone footage shows one security guard putting his arms around a woman as she...
21:13 2019-08-27

Mom forced to breastfeed son on train floor when no one offered her a seat Sophie Molineux, 22, her toddler Chester Moore and partner Rob Moore were heading from Shropshire to Ludlow for a family outing Tuesday when they couldn’t find a seat on the packed train, Molineux told The Mirror....
00:26 2019-08-24

How dare a woman breastfeed her baby on a plane! She might offend the bigots | Nell Frizzell When Dutch airline KLM says it may ask nursing mothers to cover themselves if passengers object, misogyny is winningWell, I for one welcome the news: as of this week, anybody asked to cover up while breastfeeding on a KLM flight can now walk, bare-breasted, across the plane, milk firing into the air...
18:00 2019-07-20

Wednesday's Daily Brief: Guterres talks technology for Africa’s development, ‘extinction crisis’ prompts stronger wildlife protection, Greta Thunberg reaches New York, funding shortfalls in Iraq, a positive step for Indigenous women A recap of Wednesday’s stories: Secretary-General António Guterres says ‘winds of hope are blowing ever stronger’ for Africa’s development; Swedish climate youth activist Greta Thunberg reaches New York by boat; Chief of UN Mission for Iraq warns on funding shortfalls; and in Canada, a new bill reco...
02:26 2019-08-29

Women dominate at MTV Video Music Awards Taylor Swift, Missy Elliott and Ariana Grande have taken home major honors at the 2019 MTV Video Music Awards. Swift won the top accolade for her gay rights anthem, "You Need to Calm Down."...
17:13 2019-08-27

From VAR drama to a viral video: six key Women's World Cup moments After 50 games and 141 goals we pick some of the tournament’s most significant talking points before its final weekendWhen the Lionesses captain, Steph Houghton, stepped up to the penalty spot the weight of England’s hopes and dreams were on her shoulders. England had gone toe to toe with the world ...
18:26 2019-07-05

Women's World Cup 2019: how USA became four-times champions – video USA have defended their Women's World Cup crown by claiming another title in style after a heated 2-0 win over the Netherlands. From a record-breaking run, to the fight for equality via Megan Rapinoe's tiff with Donald Trump – here's a look back at the USA's road to gloryUSA’s Megan Rapinoe says equ...
01:26 2019-07-08

Women's World Cup 2019: our quick guide to the tournament – video The Women's World Cup kicks off on Friday 7 as the hosts, France, welcome South Korea. Going into the tournament Phil Neville's England are one of the favourites, although they'll face tough opposition from defending champions USA, plus France, Netherlands and Germany. Last time out, England reached...
17:13 2019-06-07

'We don't need smaller goals,' says USA's Crystal Dunn at Women's World Cup – video USA left-back Crystal Dunn has spoken out against her former manager, Chelsea's Emma Hayes, saying the women's game does not need smaller pitches and goals to make it more appealing.The USA put 13 goals past the Thai goalkeeper Sukanya Chor Charoenying in their opening Group F game – the biggest vic...
20:13 2019-06-18

Trump and Epstein Partied and Commented on Women in 1992 Video The video provides a glimpse of Donald J. Trump in his element, sidling between a dance floor filled with N.F.L. cheerleaders and the sidelines at his Mar-a-Lago club....
21:39 2019-07-17

'Value it more': Marta's impassioned plea to Brazil at Women's World Cup – video An emotional Marta bid farewell to another unsuccessful World Cup campaign with a challenge to Brazil's future stars: work harder and do more if you want to win. With tears in her eyes after the 2-1 extra-time defeat to hosts France, the woman considered by many to be the greatest ever to play the g...
20:26 2019-06-27

'Manchester's only ever been blue': City and United women gear up for derby – video Manchester City Georgia Stanway says the World Cup has had a big impact on the upcoming derby match at the Etihad: 'It's going to be a massive one, we've sold over 20,000 tickets,' the forward said. Newly promoted to the Women's Super League, Manchester United and Casey Stoney are 'targeting a top-h...
00:39 2019-09-06

Anand Mahindra Hails Power Of Naga Women In Viral Video A video showing a group of Nagaland women battalion personnel in uniform pushing out a Mahindra Bolero from a ditch drew praise for their rescue efforts Mahindra Group Chairman Anand Mahindra....
03:52 2019-08-30

Video of trans women forced from LA bar prompts hate crime investigation Women describe being physically removed by security after a couple inside the bar harassed and attacked themSecurity at a Los Angeles bar physically removed a group of transgender women after they were harassed and attacked by a straight couple, according to video and the women’s accounts of the inc...
05:13 2019-08-27

Women's World Cup final: ecstatic fans react to US victory – video Fans packed into venues across New York to watch the United States win a record-extending fourth women's World Cup. After the match, euphoric US supporters poured out of the Stade de Lyon following their team’s 2-0 win over the Netherlands. Second-half goals from Megan Rapinoe and Rose Lavelle confi...
12:26 2019-07-08

A group of transgender women were forcibly removed from a bar. The incident was caught on video The Los Angeles Police Department is investigating a viral video that shows a group of transgender women being forced out of Las Perlas bar.        ...
23:39 2019-08-26

2 women allegedly seen in video stealing elderly woman’s wallet arrested Police in Northern California said Monday that they arrested the two women caught on camera swiping an elderly woman’s wallet while she shopped at a supermarket earlier this month....
17:52 2019-09-24

Thief busted after stealing light bulb while wearing only women’s underwear: video He’s not the brightest bulb in the box. A Texas man clad only in a skimpy pair of pink and gray women’s panties was busted on criminal trespassing charges after he was caught on camera on a stranger’s porch — where, for whatever reason, he unscrewed a light bulb, police said. Heavily tat...
21:00 2019-07-05

Women's Panel Chief Posts Shocking Child Assault Video, Faces Twitter Ire Delhi Commission for Women chairperson Swati Maliwal today posted a shocking video of an elderly man sexually assaulting a toddler on Twitter, drawing exclamations of disgust from netizens.......
18:26 2019-07-23

Wild video shows lightning strike a tree during second round of U.S. Women's Open The second round of the 2019 U.S. Women's Open was in a weather delay on Friday when lightning struck a tree between the 18th and 11th holes.        ...
03:13 2019-06-01

Women's World Cup 2019: A guide to Video Assistant Referee review technology The 2019 Women's World Cup is underway, and the referees are getting help from video assistant referee technology to make game-changing decisions.       ...
11:00 2019-06-12

'Super! Incredible!': Dutch fans roar after reaching Women's World Cup final – video Netherlands fans let out all their excitement as they filed out of Lyon Stadium after watching their side edge Sweden 1-0 after extra time in their last-four clash on Wednesday. The game marked the first time a women’s World Cup semi-final had gone to extra time and it proved a tight contest between...
18:26 2019-07-04

The WNBA's inclusion in the world's most popular basketball video game will dramatically change the perception of women in sports "NBA 2K20"/2K Games "NBA 2K20" added the WNBA to the franchise for the very first time. In an interview with Business Insider, "NBA 2K" gameplay director Mike Wang said the creative team had been planning to add the WNBA to the game for several years, but needed time to complete the process. The WN...
04:00 2019-10-12

Video from raid on Jeffrey Epstein's Palm Beach mansion showed nude images of young women A video showing a 2005 police raid of Jeffrey Epstein’s Palm Beach mansion reveals a home decorated in part with illicit photos and imagery of young women....
03:26 2019-08-30

Video games: More women play now than teen boys do, millennials and boomers play, too Enjoying video games isn't exclusively for pre-pubescent boys or millennials. The term "gamer" includes many of us across generations and genders.       ...
16:52 2019-07-05

What to know about chickenpox in babies Chickenpox in babies is often mild and resolves without treatment, although there are possible complications. Learn about the symptoms and treatment of chickenpox in babies here. This article includes pictures of babies with chickenpox to aid diagnosis....
23:26 2019-09-25

Serge Pizzorno: 'I think there'll be a rebellion' Serge Pizzorno's shaggy shock of jet black hair, once instantly recognisable, is now sharp-fringed and shaved, a striking leopard print dyed into the back in a style worthy of Instagram dreams, should he be so inclined....
17:52 2019-08-01

'Rebellion and spirit': Pochettino, by those who know him best The Tottenham manager used to help his parents on the farm but his success surprises no one in his home town in ArgentinaMauricio Pochettino comes from Murphy, a small town in the south of Santa Fe province in Argentina. Santa Fe, the largest city in Rosario, houses two clubs, Rosario Central and Ne...
01:26 2019-06-01

Turkey: Babies behind bars Hundreds of children are locked up in Turkish prisons alongside their mothers. Authorities have said they now want to create more family-friendly living arrangements, but human rights activists doubt this will help....
18:00 2019-06-23

How to fly with babies and kids … without losing it NBC — Flying with young kids is rarely easy, no matter how often you do it. It gets better as they get older, of course, but until then it’s usually a slog. Who wants to stay home, though? Not many say recent reports, especially U.S. millennials, who are traveling with their kids in record num...
00:52 2019-09-20

What has changed since the Stonewall rebellion? – podcast The Stonewall rebellion in 1969 started a revolution in LGBT rights in the US. Ed Pilkington revisits the story 50 years on with those who were there. Plus: Lucy Seigle on the rise of fast fashionOn the evening of 27 June 1969, gay men and their trans and lesbian peers gathered as usual at a bar cal...
08:00 2019-06-24

Croc dad goes for a swim with 150 floating babies This crocodilian – a relative of the crocodile – hasn’t been sprinkled with chocolate strands, it’s just its offspring trying to clamber on its back to sunbathe...
18:00 2019-05-21

‘Scientists are now very sure that the babies really were gene-edited’ He Jiankui has now presented his controversial work at a gene editing summit in Hong Kong. CRISPR expert Helen O’Neill of University College London was there...
17:39 2019-05-21

A Jerusalem hospital where Palestinian babies die alone Israeli blockade on Gaza means parents are separated from critically ill childrenAt first glance, nothing appeared out of place at the children’s intensive care unit. Nine beds were filled with nine tiny newborn babies, all with tubes attached to their wiry bodies. Monitors emitted the sounds of ste...
07:00 2019-06-20

Top Senate Democrats Have the Naïveté of Babies There have been a ton of reasons to beat up on the House Democrats of late. But for whatever it’s worth, at least there’s a strong contingent in the House that isn’t suffering from a broken brain, which is more than you can say for most of the Senate Democrats....
20:26 2019-07-22

Babies point at objects because they really want to touch them Infants across the world begin pointing with their index finger between 9 and 14 months of age – perhaps because of an urge to touch objects beyond their reach...
21:26 2019-07-10

Celebrities who have welcomed new babies this year It's turning out to be an exciting year in celebrity baby news: Duchess Meghan, Kim Kardashian and Amy Schumer are all celebrating new arrivals.        ...
04:00 2019-05-28

Car-seat naps outside the car put babies at risk (Reuters Health) - Most infant deaths in car-safety seats happen when the seat is being used as a napping spot, rather than for transportation, a U.S. study shows....
20:00 2019-05-22

How tech does (and doesn't) help babies sleep The truth is, technology probably does more to interrupt a child's sleep than help induce it Both exposure to screens and addictive routines can keep a kid awake. That said, certain gadgets, like a sleep clock, could help establish a healthy sleep cy......
00:39 2019-05-22

Babies who use eye contact more likely to build up vocabulary Researchers looked at 12-month-olds’ vocalisations, gestures and gazes, and at how caregivers responded Babies who frequently communicate with their caregivers using eye contact and vocalisations at the age of one are more likely to develop greater language skills by the time they reach two, accordi...
16:39 2019-09-12

What to know about viral rash in adults and babies A range of viral infections, including shingles, chickenpox, and measles, can cause a skin rash. Learn more about the types, symptoms, and treatment of a viral rash here....
23:26 2019-09-26

C-section babies have a different microbiome - but not for long Babies born by caesarean section have different gut bacteria to those born vaginally – but the differences largely disappear after six to nine months...
21:39 2019-09-18

New Babies and Old Threats of Divorce on 90 Day Fiancé: The Other Way Jenny's alone, Deavan is alone, Karine might as well be alone and Tiffany, well, she's fearing for her safety. All this on 90 Day Fiancé: The Other Way. Corey and Evelin and......
17:39 2019-08-13

Silverstone WEC: Toyota dominates despite Rebellion challenge Toyota dominated a rain-hit opening round of the 2019/20 World Endurance Championship season at Silverstone, as Mike Conway, Jose Maria Lopez and Kamui Kobayashi took victory in the #7 car...
18:39 2019-09-01

Silverstone WEC: Toyota - Rebellion "consistently faster" than us Rebellion Racing has already shown race-winning pace at Silverstone this weekend ahead of Sunday's opening round of the 2019/20 World Endurance Championship, according to Toyota...
16:39 2019-09-01

A Boris Brexit, election or all-out rebellion - what will happen next? When the pilot of a plane announces suddenly over the intercom that "this is a completely normal procedure", you know it's time to check the safety card and hope the bloke in the row in front doesn't block your way to the emergency exit slide when the lights go out and the smoke starts to roll down ...
03:00 2019-08-30

Rebellion to run vibrant art car liveries in Le Mans 24 Hours Privateer World Endurance Championship LMP1 squad Rebellion Racing has revealed a pair of radical 'art car' liveries for next weekend's Le Mans 24 Hours...
15:13 2019-06-09

Far From World Cup, Hints of Rebellion Inside U.S. Soccer Current and former employees have been excoriating the federation’s top executives online in an effort to alert leaders to what they called a “toxic” culture....
13:39 2019-06-28

Silverstone WEC: Rebellion beats Toyota in first practice Rebellion Racing topped the timesheets in the opening practice session of the 2019/20 World Endurance Championship season at Silverstone, beating Toyota by over four tenths of a second...
19:52 2019-08-30

No more babies: April the Giraffe is going on birth control HARPURSVILLE, N.Y. (AP) — There will be no more babies for April, the giraffe that enthralled viewers worldwide with two livestreamed pregnancies and births. Jordan Patch of Animal Adventure Park in Harpursville, New York, says Thursday that 17-year-old April will start contraceptives Friday and ret...
23:13 2019-06-06

April the giraffe is going on birth control, won’t have any more babies This March 16, 2019 photo provided by Animal Adventure Park shows April the Giraffe with her new male calf on in Harpursville, N.Y. There will be no more babies for April, the giraffe that enthralled worldwide YouTube audiences with two livestreamed pregnancies and births.Jordan Patch, owner of Anim...
18:00 2019-06-07

Why I love the sound of crying babies on flights When I hear a child start to wail just as the plane takes off, I’m still so relieved it’s not mine that I smileJapan Airlines has launched a new feature for passengers wishing to avoid crying infants on flights: its online booking tool indicates where babies are already seated, so you can pick a spo...
20:52 2019-09-27

Among babies and pregnant mothers, a death every 11 seconds, says U.N. More women and newborns survive now than ever before, largely thanks to better healthcare, United Nations data showed on Thursday, but a baby or a pregnant woman still dies every 11 seconds somewhere in the world....
22:52 2019-09-19

These firefighters fought back after being fired for having babies After Grace Fosu and Thelma Hammond were fired from Ghana's National Fire Service they filed a lawsuit in the country's first gender discrimination court case....
14:52 2019-05-21

‘Black-market babies’ reunited after more than 50 years John Stapleton, 55, knew since he was a kid that he was adopted. But it wasn’t till the late ’90s that a darker truth was revealed to him in a newspaper article. The Akron, Ohio, native and his adopted sister Cindy were black-market babies, acquired through an elaborate baby-selling operation ...
00:52 2019-10-09

Pharma company mix-up results in very hairy babies A recent outbreak of so-called “werewolf syndrome” among babies in Spain prompted an investigation by health officials who eventually discovered that a drug company was mislabeling its products. A total of 17 cases of unexpected hair growth in young children — a condition known as ...
00:13 2019-08-31

Airline flags where babies will sit so people can fly in peace One economy airline has a valuable new service: Online ticket bookers can now preselect seats where they won’t be exposed to wailing brats. “Passengers traveling with children between 8 days and 2 years old who select their seats on the JAL website will have a child icon displayed on the...
20:13 2019-09-26

Adorable photos of the British royal babies Who doesn't love the royal babies? We've rounded up some of the cutest photos of the kids in the British royal family.        ...
00:39 2019-05-22

| Migrants, babies rescued at sea as survivors say six drowned A charity ship rescued some 100 migrants in the Mediterranean Wednesday, including 22 small children who had survived their foundering dinghy being pummelled by a wave fellow occupants said drowned six people....
13:00 2019-08-30

‘Where do babies come from?’ How to answer children’s 10 most vexing questions Parents are queried as many as 55 times a day by their kids in the school holidays, a study says. Here are some considered responses to the most popular lines of inquiryParents are asked as many as 55 questions a day by their children over the school holidays, a study conducted by the children’s TV ...
18:39 2019-08-05

Dad who left twin babies to die in hot car won’t take plea deal The Rockland County dad whose 1-year-old twins died after he forgot them in his sweltering car has no interest in striking a plea deal in the case — because that would be an admission of guilt in the babies’ deaths, his lawyer said Tuesday. “I do not view this as a criminal case,” ...
00:39 2019-09-25

Babies and diapers are replacing sex and drugs at Burning Man When Bianca Snyder gave birth to her son, Tage, she and her husband, Tad, didn’t think twice about bringing him to Burning Man. “Our son is such an extension of our life, and Burning Man is a part of our life year-round,” says Snyder, a decade-long Burner and cannabis activist from Chica...
04:13 2019-08-22

Queens mom gives birth to someone else’s babies after shocking mix-up: lawsuit A Queens couple that tried for years to get pregnant suffered the mother of all mix-ups once they finally succeeded — giving birth to someone else’s babies, thanks to a bungling Los Angeles fertility clinic, a stunning new lawsuit claims....
07:13 2019-07-07

Yes they can be irritating, but screaming babies have a right to go out | Séamas O’Reilly More and more people seem to want to silence them in public places, but it’s not going to workIt sometimes seems like the world is not quite designed for children. Even the pavements of Hackney, one of the more child-friendly parts of God’s green earth, are beset by pram-height pratfalls. I speak no...
17:39 2019-08-04

Bed Bath and Beyond is trying to save itself from extinction Bed Bath and Beyond became a massive homegoods retailer with a decentralized structure and a focus on keeping customers happy. But critics say the once ubiquitous chain ignored the threat from newer, nimbler online rivals....
17:00 2019-08-02

Evil Genius 2: World Domination is coming from Rebellion Rebellion showed off Evil Genius 2: World Domination at the PC Gaming Show leading into the Electronic Entertainment Expo today. It's coming to the PC. Read More...
19:52 2019-06-10

Senna: Rebellion won't screw performance around for future WEC edge Rebellion driver Bruno Senna says the team will not 'screw around' in this weekend's Fuji World Endurance Championship round to gain a tactical edge for the following race at Shanghai...
21:13 2019-10-04

Eight newborn babies killed in Algerian hospital fire Eight newborn babies were killed in a fire that erupted in a hospital neonatal ward in Algeria on Tuesday, according to private television station Ennahar....
12:13 2019-09-24

This New Treatment Could Save the Lives of Babies. But It Costs $2.1 Million. The price set by the Swiss drugmaker Novartis may be the world’s highest for a single treatment — prompting renewed debate about how society will pay for gene-therapy breakthroughs....
20:13 2019-05-24

Glastonbury festival babies and solstice quirks | Letters Babies were once not uncommon at the festival, and some couples perhaps planned a summer solstice birth, writes Dr Chris Howes, while Hugh Levinson poins out that the earliest sunrise and latest sunset do not occur on the solsticeI was interested to read the piece about Heidi Wesson, whose baby was ...
21:00 2019-06-23

Flyers can now book ‘no crying babies’ seats on this airline One economy airline has a valuable new service: Online ticket bookers can pre-select seats where they won’t be exposed to wailing brats. “Passengers traveling with children between 8 days and 2 years old who select their seats on the JAL website will have a child icon displayed on their ...
02:13 2019-09-27

Um, James Corden and Adam DeVine Don't Know How Babies Are Made Seems like James Corden and Adam DeVine missed sex-ed. In a The Late Late Show with James Corden sketch on Wednesday night, Corden and DeVine played a pair of naive cops alongside......
15:26 2019-10-10

Babies drank animal milk from bottles at least 7,000 years ago Parents were feeding babies animal milk from a bottle as early as the 5th century B.C., according to researchers who analyzed small ceramic vessels from the Bronze Age and Iron Age recovered in Bavaria....
23:00 2019-09-26

Caesarean babies have different gut bacteria, microbiome study finds C-section babies pick up more hospital bacteria than those born vaginally, research showsBabies born by caesarean section have different gut bacteria to those delivered vaginally, the most comprehensive study to date on the baby microbiome has found.The study showed that babies born vaginally pick u...
20:52 2019-09-18

Colombia to give citizenship to babies of Venezuelan migrants Colombia will give citizenship to more than 24,000 children born to Venezuelan migrant parents in Colombia, to prevent the children from being stateless and less able to access education and healthcare, President Ivan Duque said on Monday....
20:39 2019-08-05

Germany: Three babies born with congenital hand disorders Officials at a hospital near the German city of Gelsenkirchen said they had "not seen anomalies of this kind for many years." Although the cases could be a "coincidental cluster," doctors are searching for answers....
18:52 2019-09-13

Babies contract ‘werewolf syndrome’ from tainted formula Parents in Spain were recently shocked to see that their babies were growing furry facial hair — resulting from a botched medication mixture, they later learned. The remedy they thought would treat their infant’s indigestion had been tainted with a medicine to treat alopecia — a hair loss con...
05:52 2019-08-28

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....
21:00 2019-08-24

All my friends have had babies and I feel marginalised | Dear Mariella It’s hard when you don’t move in unison with your peers. It doesn’t mean abandoning friendships, says Mariella Frostrup, but don’t be afraid to keep a distance when neededThe dilemma I’m 34 and have been in a close friendship group with four other women since university. Our relationship has been a ...
08:39 2019-08-25

China's two CRISPR babies might have shorter life expectancies The world's first genetically-edited babies could have a shortened life expectancy. In 2018, Chinese scientist He Jiankui claimed he used the CRISPR/Cas9 tool to disable the CCR5 gene in the embryos of twin girls, Lulu and Nana. The twins, He theoriz......
02:13 2019-06-04

This Hero's Blood Donations Saved 2.4 Million Babies James Harrison has donated blood nearly every week for 60 years. The "Man With the Golden Arm," as he is known, has helped save the lives of more than 2.4 million Australian babies....
16:00 2019-08-07

Two unborn babies die in New Zealand after mothers contracted measles Health officials say a total of five pregnant women had become infected with the illness Two unborn babies have died after their mothers contracted measles amidst the worst outbreak of the illness in New Zealand in two decades.The deaths were announced by the Auckland regional public health service...
06:52 2019-10-01

Breastfeeding relaxation therapy for mothers helps babies eat more (Reuters Health) - Mothers who get breastfeeding support that includes relaxation therapy may feel less stressed and have babies who eat and sleep more than women who don't get this extra help, a small experiment suggests....
20:39 2019-07-04

| Babies saved from Libya clashes in airlift to Rome Nearly 150 migrants from east Africa, including 65 minors and 13 babies under one, were rescued from conflict-torn Libya and airlifted to Rome by the UN refugee agency....
12:52 2019-06-01

Scientists say genetically modified babies will have shorter lives In late 2018 a Chinese scientist name He Jiankui performed work that has gained him not only the criticism of his peers but also backlash from his home country’s government. He took the extraordinary step of performing genetic modification on human embryos with the intention of having them car...
19:26 2019-06-04

Premature babies reunited with caregivers at emotional event This reunion couldn’t have come soon enough. Dozens of parents and their miracle premature babies were reunited on Sunday with the nurses and doctors at Mount Sinai West’s Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) who helped the babies survive the rough first weeks of their lives. “Everyone here is ...
03:26 2019-10-14

CRISPR-Cas9 babies likely to die earlier, Berkeley study says Last year, Chinese researcher He Jiankui shocked the scientific community. He had artificially conceived genetically manipulated children. Now a study confirms: They have a significantly shorter life expectancy....
17:39 2019-06-03

Half of babies affected by Zika virus are developing normally by age 2 In a group of about 200 babies affected by Zika virus, about half of those with abnormal brain scans after birth are developing normally by age 2 or 3...
20:13 2019-07-08

Hundreds of Australian academics declare support for climate rebellion Open letter says the Australian government’s inaction on the climate crisis requires civil disobedience in responseMore than 250 academics at Australian universities say the federal government’s inaction on the climate crisis requires civil disobedience in response and they feel a “moral duty” to re...
21:13 2019-09-19

Rebellion, Ginetta to field two LMP1 cars at WEC pre-season test Rebellion and Ginetta will each run two cars at the this month's World Endurance Championship pre-season test despite not committing to field both their entries in the full series...
21:00 2019-07-08

'International Rebellion' climate protests disrupt traffic worldwide Environmental activists as part of the global Extinction Rebellion organized a series of demonstrations that disrupted traffic Monday and led to a number of arrests....
14:26 2019-10-07

Rebellion's Eye Searing Liveries Will Bring a Splash of Color to Le Mans It would take a miracle for the Rebellion Racing team cars to win the LMP1 class at Le Mans next weekend. The cars are incredibly fast, and the drivers really know what they are doing, but the regulations prevent this privateer team from competing directly with the Toyota TS050. But at least their c...
16:26 2019-06-09

Rebellion adds extra LMP1 entry for WEC opener at Silverstone Rebellion Racing has made a late entry of a second privateer LMP1 car for the opening round of the 2019/20 World Endurance Championship at Silverstone next month...
01:00 2019-08-21

Explainer: Rebellion in Congress - How Peru tipped into political crisis Peruvian President Martin Vizcarra's drive to clean up the ruling class after a series of graft scandals has left the South American country with an open rebellion in a dissolved Congress as its political crisis takes a dramatic turn into the unknown....
01:52 2019-10-03

Thousands mark 50 years after Stonewall LGBTQ2 rebellion in New York People from New York and afar came to take photos and share in the legacy of the gay bar where patrons resisted a police raid, sparking protests and longer-term organizing that made the gay rights cause considerably more visible....
05:00 2019-06-29

Rebellion's Menezes accuses Toyota of hiding WEC Silverstone pace Toyota has been accused of "playing games" with the true pace of its TS050 HYBRIDs during last weekend's World Endurance Championship opener at Silverstone by Rebellion's Gustavo Menezes...
12:13 2019-09-04

Activists arrested worldwide during 'International Rebellion' climate rallies Hundreds of environmental activists worldwide were arrested Monday as part of the "International Rebellion" global climate change movement -- in cities including New York City, London and Berlin....
19:13 2019-10-07

Peru's Vizcarra to swear in new cabinet as rebellion in Congress fizzles out Peru's centrist President Martin Vizcarra will unveil a new cabinet on Thursday as a dramatic challenge to his leadership by dozens of dismissed lawmakers earlier this week appeared to fizzle out....
21:26 2019-10-03

Animal Rebellion activists to blockade UK's biggest meat market London’s Smithfield Market part of next wave of Extinction Rebellion climate protestsThousands of animal rights and environment activists are planning to blockade Smithfield Market – the largest wholesale meat market in the UK – in the next wave of Extinction Rebellion climate protests.A new group c...
21:52 2019-08-16

Pose Stars Reflect On the 50th Anniversary of the Stonewall Rebellion Despite what various companies may try to tell (or sell) you during the month of June, Pride Month is about acknowledging and celebrating the legacy of the LGBTQIA+ community....
00:13 2019-06-28

Rebellion says engine problems solved ahead of Le Mans 24 Hours The Rebellion LMP1 squad and engine supplier Gibson are confident there will be no repeat of the failures that struck in qualifying on Thursday during the Le Mans 24 Hours...
11:00 2019-06-15

Dozens arrested worldwide in 'International Rebellion' climate rallies Environmental activists as part of the global Extinction Rebellion organized a series of demonstrations that disrupted traffic Monday and led to a number of arrests....
17:39 2019-10-07

Silverstone WEC: Lead Toyota edges Rebellion in final practice Toyota led Rebellion by less than half a second in the final practice session for the opening round of the 2019/20 World Endurance Championship season at Silverstone...
15:00 2019-08-31

Kylie Jenner says she ‘can’t wait to have more babies’ despite Travis Scott split Kylie Jenner says she’s excited about having more kids, despite confirming reports that she is no longer with Travis Scott – the father of her daughter, 1-year-old Stormi....
05:26 2019-10-13

Broadway Babies Sound Off: Which 2019 Tony Awards Look Is Your Favorite? Broadway babies and fashionistas alike have to agree that Sunday night's Tony Awards was a very stylish affair. As musical stars and celebrities from all walks of life gathered in New......
17:13 2019-06-10

Opinion: Youth baseball brawl latest example of parents being babies Last week's news of a group of Colorado parents fighting each other at a youth baseball game didn't surprise columnist Mitch Albom.       ...
16:52 2019-06-23

Babies bore me, on the whole, but when they laugh, it's a revelation | Hannah Jane Parkinson When my niece smiles, it is a burst of joy in me profound as a flavourI have a niece now. She is called Evelyn. She is eight months old. Eight months is not a long time at all. People hold grudges for longer than that. There are David Lynch films longer than that.Eight months. Let’s say Evelyn lives...
18:39 2019-09-06

Arizona Official Placed 29 Babies in Adoption Fraud Scheme, Prosecutors Say Paul D. Petersen, Maricopa County’s assessor, arranged for women from the Marshall Islands to fly to the United States to give birth at taxpayers’ expense, prosecutors said....
05:39 2019-10-10

Crusader for Spain’s abducted babies finds biological family The woman who became a crusader for babies abducted during Spain’s 20th-century dictatorship says that she has found her biological family and learned her mother gave her up voluntarily...
21:26 2019-07-11

3 NICU babies die after contracting bacterial infection in Pennsylvania hospital A hospital in Pennsylvania said on Monday that it will transfer some babies to nearby medical facilities following the deaths of three premature infants....
20:26 2019-10-07

It May Not Be a Bad Thing Fewer U.S. Babies Were Born in 2018 Than in Any Year Since 1986 With American women increasingly delaying having children, fewer U.S. babies were born in 2018 than in any year since 1986, according to provisional data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS). About 3.7 million babies were born in th...
15:13 2019-05-21

The Londoner: Justine's Jelly Babies in Game of Thrones Justine Greening and the Jelly Babies / Simon Jenkins rues Thatcher council attack / David Suchet recalls a curious encounter / The Johnson Family Eco-feud...
15:39 2019-10-08

Rotten Tomatoes Changes Audience Reviews to Protect Against Whiny Man-babies Rotten Tomatoes is adding a new feature to keep the Audience Score more authentic by verifying that users have seen the movie. And whiny, woman-hating man-babies are going to be pissed.Read more......
19:52 2019-05-23

Scandal fails to dim scientists’ pursuit of gene-edited babies Six months after a Chinese scientist was widely scorned for helping to make the world’s first gene-edited babies, he remains out of public view and new information suggests that others may be interested in pursuing the same kind of work outside the United States. A fertility clinic in the United Ara...
20:39 2019-05-29

Kojima tries to explain Death Stranding's babies at Gamescom 2019 We knew Hideo Kojima was going to make an appearance at Gamescom: Opening Night Live to premiere new footage from Death Stranding, but it was probably too hopeful of us to think his appearance would be straightforward. Kojima just doesn't roll like that.While the gaming auteur certainly tried t...
23:39 2019-08-19

Malnutrition Case Stirs Debate About Vegan Diets for Babies A judge in Australia said a couple had left their baby “severely malnourished” on a strict vegan diet. Experts said that, with proper guidance, children can be on a totally plant-based diet....
18:13 2019-08-25

DNA database helps one of Spain's 'stolen babies' find family But Inés Madrigal also learned that her mother gave her up willingly in Franco-era scandal The first woman recognised by Spanish courts as one of the “stolen babies” of the Franco dictatorship has discovered her biological family thanks to a DNA database.But Inés Madrigal, 50, has also said she lear...
04:00 2019-07-12

Couple Plans Lexington Center For Drug Exposed Babies LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) — A local couple has plans to open a center to care for drug-exposed babies in Lexington, called Phoenix Grace. Ann and Chad Nipp became foster parents to their now adopted daughter Trinity two years ago, Ann Nipp said. Trinity was exposed to drugs before she was born a...
00:39 2019-06-13

The Latest: Congo starts giving Ebola vaccine to some babies BWERA, Uganda (AP) — The Latest on the Ebola outbreak in Congo and Uganda (all times local): 5:45 p.m. Health officials in eastern Congo are vaccinating some pregnant women and infants against Ebola for the first time since the outbreak was declared in August. More than 1,400 people have now died fr...
17:13 2019-06-13

Lift those knees: Babies crawl to the Lithuanian finish line VILNIUS, Lithuania (AP) — In Lithuania, the rat race of life apparently starts early. Twenty-five babies have taken to the red carpet in Lithuania in a crawling race as their parents, grandparents and onlookers cheered the spectacle. Saturday’s event in Vilnius, the capital of Lithuania, was t...
16:13 2019-06-01

6 months later, gene-edited babies stir new interest, debate Six months after a Chinese scientist was widely scorned for helping to make the world’s first gene-edited babies, new information suggests that others may by trying to pursue the same kind of work outside the United States. A U.S. bioethicist who has been in touch with the Chinese scientist sa...
06:00 2019-05-29

The Doctor Who Stayed Behind to Save Babies in His Long-Suffering Homeland In the Central African Republic, which ranks next to last in the world on quality of life indicators, a peace accord allows a pediatrician and his trainees to build a future....
10:39 2019-06-01

Babies exposed to air pollution have greater risk of death - study Infant mortality rate higher in babies exposed to pollutants such as sulphur dioxideBabies living in areas with high levels of air pollution have a greater risk of death than those surrounded by cleaner air, a study has found.It is not the first study to investigate the link between air pollution an...
11:52 2019-09-27

It's Never Too Early To Sit Your Child Down And Tell Them That Sex Is Illegal And Babies Come From Putting Eggs In The Microwave As a parent, communication with your children is absolutely essential, especially when it comes to important—and admittedly awkward—topics like sex. But as your little ones grow up, it can be hard to know when they are ready to have “the talk,” so to speak. Sure, it might seem easier to put off havi...
22:39 2019-05-22

Fish oil study fails to show reduction in premature babies (Reuters Health) - A large Australian study is debunking the idea that fish oil capsules can lower the odds of premature delivery or raise the chances of late-pregnancy complications....
01:39 2019-09-12

Nurse accused of killing 8 babies rearrested for attempted murder A nurse in England accused of killing eight babies and attempting to kill at least six others, was rearrested Monday for the attempted murder of three more, police said. Authorities in Cheshire announced on Thursday that “a healthcare professional” was taken into custody again as part of...
03:13 2019-06-14

Low-Income College Students Are Being Taxed Like Trust-Fund Babies Higher education officials are calling on Congress to fix a provision in the Trump administration’s tax overhaul that has caused unintended tax increases....
19:52 2019-05-21

Hairy “werewolf syndrome” in babies and kids caused by drug mix-up Enlarge (credit: Aurich Lawson / Getty) At least 17 babies and children in Spain began growing hair all over their faces and bodies after they were accidentally given the hair-loss drug, minoxidil, which a Spanish pharmaceutical company had mislabeled as a medication to treat acid reflux. The erro...
19:39 2019-08-29

Robot babies teach Colombian teenagers about parenthood – in pictures Schoolchildren in Caldas take part in a voluntary project using a rubber doll with built-in software programmed to act like a newborn Continue reading......
11:39 2019-07-03

What Beanie Babies taught a generation about the horrors of boom and bust The frenzied investment in the 90s soft toys seems unlikely today, but as a child I bought into the craze with enthusiasmIn the late 2000s, the singer Lily Allen was asked to perform a streamed gig in exchange for “hundreds of thousands” of bitcoin. She told them: “As if.” She later tweeted of the d...
17:52 2019-06-19

New Zealand launches investigation into Maori babies taken into state care New Zealand's government watchdog will investigate the practice of authorities seizing newborn babies from their mothers -- including some when they are still in hospital....
18:00 2019-06-19

Spanish Franco-era 'stolen babies' campaigner finds her family The woman who has led the campaign on behalf of hundreds given up for adoption during the Fascist dictatorship, has found her biological mother gave her up for adoption voluntarily. She is continuing her legal battle....
20:13 2019-07-12

CRISPR babies might live shorter lives due to their gene mutations The world's first CRISPR babies were given a mutation thought to cause resistance to HIV. But a new study suggests this mutation may also shorten lifespan...
17:52 2019-06-03

NYSE floor traders are facing job extinction The New York Stock Exchange’s fabled floor traders, fearing steeper job losses in their already diminished ranks, are an endangered species. With the heyday of the human floor trader now ancient history, many observers say the bell now tolls for the few traders remaining. On a typical day, some 250 ...
09:13 2019-08-04

Nearly 60% of Europe's native trees risk extinction More than half of the trees that grow only in Europe risk extinction, an international conservation group says. The IUCN said the horse chestnut and the mountain ash were among those in danger....
08:00 2019-09-28

Ars on your lunch break: Let’s talk about the extinction of humanity Enlarge / It looks so peaceful up there. (credit: alxpin / Getty) Welcome back to Ars on your Lunch Break! It’s been a while since we’ve done this, so I’ll start with a brief orientation. This series is built around the After On Podcast—which itself is a series of deep-dive interviews with thinker...
22:26 2019-06-17

Bananas are at risk of extinction thanks to climate change Bananas as we know them could become extinct due to numerous factors like climate change, insect infestations, poor soil quality and plant pathogens. The most popular banana subgroup, the Cavendish banana, is in danger and its demise could change our diets forever. Nicolas Roux, a scientist at Biove...
20:26 2019-07-02

I Am Mother: why blockbuster sci-fi faces an extinction event Hilary Swank’s new thriller about an out-of-control environmentalist AI shows that ideas-led sci-fi is alive and well – just not in the multiplexes. Hollywood needs to think smallerIt is hardly surprising, in the era of Extinction Rebellion, that dystopian sci-fi is once again front and centre. Soon...
15:52 2019-06-20

"Vaulter" pivots to extinction in an all-too-timely Succession “Kendall Roy is no longer relevant,” Stewy (Arian Moayed) declares to the world on PGM. Kendall (Jeremy Strong), if we’re being honest, probably wouldn’t disagree. There’s shades of the enterprising usurper still there, specifically when he rallies Logan (Brian Cox) to double down on investing in Va...
06:26 2019-08-19

US sturgeon mount comeback from edge of extinction Some of Americas sturgeon species and subspecies are making a comeback after they were nearly wiped out by pollution, dam construction and a caviar rush. (June 10)        ...
08:52 2019-07-10

Ear infections may have led Neanderthals to extinction, study suggests There have been many theories about one of the biggest unsolved mysteries of anthropology -- what killed off Neanderthals -- but a new study puts a unique twist on the topic....
17:39 2019-09-20

British PM Johnson facing no-deal Brexit cabinet rebellion: report British Prime Minister Boris Johnson is facing a new rebellion from his cabinet over concerns of a no-deal Brexit, with a group of cabinet ministers poised to resign, The Times newspaper reported on Wednesday....
05:39 2019-10-09

Opinion: Anti-doping rebellion rises a year from Tokyo Olympics Australian and British swimmers refuse to share podium with Sun Yang, who faces possible lifetime ban after smashing vial of his blood during test.       ...
03:26 2019-07-24

Sen. Martha McSally introduces legislation to make air travel with babies easier PHOENIX — We all know flying can be stressful enough, but if you’re a parent of a baby, it can be even harder, lugging around breast milk, baby formula or whatever nursing things you need. For traveling parents, what makes it even more frustrating is that not every security lane works the same durin...
17:52 2019-08-16

China’s two-child policy linked to 5 million extra babies in 18 months A Chinese government policy allowing all couples to have two children led to an additional 5.4 million births in the first 18 months after it took effect...
01:26 2019-08-22

Joe Smith and Allie LaForce help 24 families conceive happy, healthy babies The Houston Astros just clinched the American League West — but that’s not the only thing pitcher Joe Smith has to celebrate. On Thursday, Smith and his wife, TNT basketball broadcaster Allie LaForce, announced that their charity is giving 24 families a chance at having happy, healthy babies. Their ...
05:39 2019-09-28

Study of HIV-Related Mutation Adds to Worries About First Gene-Edited Babies A genetic mutation thought to make people resistant to the AIDS virus could also shorten their lives, according to a new study. A Chinese scientist attempted to mimic the mutation in the embryos he implanted....
21:26 2019-06-04

What was the honestly best moment of your life? (not including babies or that weirdy you married) | First Dog on the Moon CONTENT WARNING: This cartoon will make you crySign up here to get an email whenever First Dog cartoons are publishedGet all your needs met at the First Dog shop if what you need is First Dog merchandise and prints Continue reading......
07:26 2019-05-31

Health workers aim to save lives of mothers and babies with smartphone data Community health workers in India and Uganda are to be armed with smartphones and tablets that use data analytics, risk maps and social media trends to help save the lives of vulnerable mothers and babies....
15:26 2019-09-25

Babies in Nepal get quarter of calories from junk food, study finds Diets heavy on snack foods linked to undernutrition and stunting, say researchersChildren under the age of two in Nepal are getting a quarter of their calories from junk food, according to groundbreaking research that warns their diet is linked to stunting and undernutrition.Biscuits, crisps, instan...
07:26 2019-07-17

Airline launches seat alert to help passengers avoid crying babies The nightmare of being stuck on a long-haul flight with a constantly crying baby nearby could be a thing of the past for people travelling in and out of Japan....
00:52 2019-09-28

British nurse accused of murdering eight babies, attempted murder of at least nine more: police A nurse in England accused of killing eight babies and attempting to kill at least six others, was rearrested Monday for the attempted murder of three more, police said....
21:26 2019-06-13

Mini-brains grown in a lab show neural activity like preterm babies Miniature brains grown in a lab show remarkably similar activity to preterm babies’ brain, dispelling the idea that brains need to develop in a womb to function...
04:39 2019-08-30

Sleeping babies at risk of dying in car seats when used incorrectly, doctors warn A decade-long study of sleep-related deaths in infants has found that in more than 90 percent of cases involving car seats, the safety devices were not being used as directed....
18:26 2019-05-22

Were Neanderthals driven to extinction by a common childhood illness? There have been many theories about one of the biggest unsolved mysteries of anthropology -- what killed off Neanderthals -- but a new study puts a unique twist on the topic....
23:39 2019-09-19

| Poaching slows but Africa's elephants still face extinction The illegal slaughter of African elephants to feed Asia's demand for ivory has decreased by more than half in eight years, but the majestic mammals are still threatened with extinction, researchers warned....
15:52 2019-05-29

Breaching a “carbon threshold” could lead to mass extinction In the brain, when neurons fire off electrical signals to their neighbors, this happens through an “all-or-none” response. The signal only happens once conditions in the cell breach a certain threshold. Now an MIT researcher has observed a similar phenomenon in a completely different system: Eart...
01:52 2019-07-09

More than half of Europe’s native trees are facing extinction An international conservation group is warning that more than half of the European tree species that exist nowhere else in the world are threatened with extinction....
22:26 2019-09-27

Humans have driven nearly 600 plant species to extinction since 1750s Plants have been hard hit by human activity over the past 250 years, with Hawaii alone losing 79 species. Other extinction hotspots include Brazil and Australia...
18:39 2019-06-10

Vikings probably hunted Iceland's walruses to extinction for ivory Iceland had a unique population of walruses that disappeared after people first settled there – probably because the Vikings hunted them to extinction...
17:26 2019-09-16

Declining fertility led to Neanderthal extinction, new model suggests To better understand the decline of Neanderthals, researchers in France developed a population model and used simulations to determine which demographic factors had the largest effect on Neanderthal numbers....
15:13 2019-05-31

Trump officials weaken protections for animals near extinction Changes to how Endangered Species Act is implemented come as world scientists warn biodiversity crisis will put humanity at riskThe Trump administration is scaling back the US government’s latitude to protect species nearing extinction, as world scientists warn that a biodiversity crisis will soon p...
18:26 2019-08-12

Smallest human relative facing extinction in Madagascar Whilst fires ravage the Amazon in South America, Madagascar's forest is facing a proportionally bigger problem, as a result of "slash and burn" farmers....
04:52 2019-09-07

Small Drop In Fertility Rate May Have Led To Neanderthal Extinction Sapiens be warned, the life of a population is fragile! After decades of speculation about Neanderthals being wiped out by our ancestors, a new scientific study suggests that Neanderthal extinction might have been due to a ‘slight drop in their fertility rates’. ...
20:39 2019-06-21

A Yellowstone supervolcano eruption could ‘lead to human extinction’ The eruption of a “supervolcano” underneath Yellowstone National Park would be like nothing humanity has ever seen, according to an op-ed from The New York Times. There are 20 supervolcanoes on Earth that represent that greatest natural threat to human life, writes journalist and “End Times...
21:39 2019-08-22

BP backlash and Extinction Gongs: can climate art save the world? Artists have long struggled to make environmental activism cool. A new wave of culture could make a difference In 2015, the United Nations feared that the climate crisis was reaching a point of no return, threatening our very existence. With the Paris summit round the corner and a rare opportunity t...
11:13 2019-07-20

City Dwellers Could Be Key to Saving Monarch Butterflies From Extinction Since 2014, conservationists have been trying to secure protections for the monarch butterfly under the Endangered Species Act. The butterfly—whose signature black-and-white speckled orange wings are impossible to miss—has seen its numbers drop by 80 percent in North America over the last 20 years....
18:39 2019-06-23

Delaney denies report of campaign rebellion, says he has ‘no plans’ to quit 2020 race Democratic presidential candidate John Delaney is shooting down a report that members of his campaign asked him to end his long-shot bid for the White House. In an interview Friday with Fox News and in a statement, the former three-term congressman from Maryland emphasized that he had “no plans to d...
01:00 2019-07-20

Andrew Jackson rebellion: Church stamps Harriet Tubman's image on $20 bills Hope Central Church in Boston has been stamping all $20 bills from its offering plates with Harriet Tubman's face. It is, the pastor says, a "worthy replacement."...
05:13 2019-06-05

Kamala Harris: Alabama anti-abortion law supporters 'couldn't care less' about babies SAN FRANCISCO — Alabama lawmakers who pushed the state's strict anti-abortion measure don't really care about the children they claim to be protecting, said Kamala Harris....
19:00 2019-06-01

The environmental ethics of having kids: why millennials are skipping babies in order to save the planet As Prince Harry reveals he and Meghan Markle will have a maximum of two children, we ask is having less children the answer to climate change? Laura Hampson investigates...
21:39 2019-07-31

Rogue Chinese scientist made 'foolish' choice in gene-edited babies A rogue Chinese scientist who caused outrage last year when he said he had created the world's first "gene-edited" babies in an attempt to protect them from HIV may also have put them at risk with a "foolish" choice of gene, experts said on Monday....
19:26 2019-06-03

Four weddings, four babies, one pair of lost knickers: celebrating 10 years of Blind date Blind date blogger the Guyliner goes behind the scenes of the Guardian column – and finds out what happened next on five of his favourite datesDid Saturdays even exist before the Blind date column? Not as far as I’m concerned. The start of the weekend was a joyless desert until, in 2009, Weekend mag...
09:52 2019-08-31

A woman who carried her twin sister's babies gave birth to her two healthy twins An Oregon woman was told she couldn't give birth herself, so her twin sister offered to be her surrogate. Months later, the sister gave birth to two babies -- twins....
13:39 2019-06-22

Govt faces legal action over claims pregnancy drug 'damaged babies' Parents who say their babies were damaged by a pregnancy test drug have warned manufacturers and the government that they are preparing to take legal action....
18:26 2019-08-12

Babies, Break-Ups and The Situation Behind Bars: Why This Season of Jersey Shore Family Vacation Changes Everything It's not all fist pumps and Ron Ron juice anymore. With Jersey Shore Family Vacation back for its first new batch of episodes in 2019--marking a continuation of season two rather than......
02:39 2019-07-13

Warm water, lotion may reduce eczema, food allergy risk in babies Babies with eczema have a high risk of developing asthma, food allergies and hay fever later in life, but that a "soak and seal" method of moistening a baby's skin can help prevent cracks from the condition....
20:00 2019-07-19

| 8 babies in maternity unit killed in Algeria hospital fire - emergency services Eight babies have been killed after a fire ripped through the maternity unit at a hospital in eastern Algeria before dawn, according to emergency services....
18:39 2019-09-24

3 premature babies die at Pennsylvania hospital, possibly from bacterial infection called pseudomonas Three infants are dead after contracting pseudomonas infection, a waterborne bacteria, at Geisinger Medical Center in Pennsylvania.        ...
03:00 2019-10-08

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....
18:13 2019-08-05

Two-thirds of American birds at risk of extinction from climate change The report concludes that out of 604 bird species modeled, 389 are vulnerable to extinction, meaning that as soon as 2080, more than half of their current habitat may become uninhabitable -- and they wouldn’t gain new ground....
22:39 2019-10-11

How woolly mammoth extinction took place on remote Arctic island Scientists are unraveling the mystery of how the last mammoths died on a remote island in the Arctic Ocean just 4,000 years ago. Experts from the University of Helsinki, the University of Tübingen in Germany and the Russian Academy of Sciences have reconstructed the chain of events that led to the m...
03:00 2019-10-08

Booming demand could drive tuna to extinction, researchers find Massive global expansion of tuna fisheries also poses a threat to sharks and other species, says studyScientists have warned that existing levels of tuna fishing are unsustainable after researchers found that global catches have increased more than 1,000% over the past 60 years.A study in the journa...
18:52 2019-10-03

Giant river animals on verge of extinction, report warns Populations of great freshwater species, from catfish to stingrays, have plunged by 97% since 1970Populations of the great beasts that once dominated the world’s rivers and lakes have crashed in the last 50 years, according to the first comprehensive study.Some freshwater megafauna have already been...
10:13 2019-08-10

Trump administration scales back protections for animals near extinction Changes to how Endangered Species Act is implemented come as world scientists warn biodiversity crisis will put humanity at riskThe Trump administration is scaling back the US government’s latitude to protect species nearing extinction, as world scientists warn that a biodiversity crisis will soon p...
17:39 2019-08-12

Ancient cave bears were pushed to extinction by humans, not climate Cave bears no longer exist. They went extinct tens of thousands of years ago, and all we have left of the massive ancient creatures are fossils. Figuring exactly why they disappeared has proven to be a significant challenge for researchers, with some believing that a changing climate ultimately doom...
20:13 2019-08-16

Humans A Major Factor In the Extinction of Giant Cave Bears Until 25,000 years ago, Europe was home to some of the largest mammals, that ever lived. One of the most remarkable of the megafauna was the gigantic cave bear.  ...
21:52 2019-08-16

Dinosaur extinction lines up closely with timing of volcanic eruptions Many people assume an asteroid triggered the mass extinction that killed the dinosaurs, but geologists say massive volcanic eruptions occurred at the same time...
15:00 2019-05-21

World’s nations gather to tackle wildlife extinction crisis Giraffes, sharks, glass frogs - and the woolly mammoth - may get boosted protection at summitFrom giraffes to sharks, the world’s endangered species could gain better protection at an international wildlife conference.The triennial summit of Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species (C...
03:52 2019-08-18

Boris Johnson: Tories must deliver Brexit or face extinction Speaking at a private hustings, Johnson told party members he is the man to put Farage ‘back in his box’Boris Johnson has warned the Conservative party it is facing extinction if it does not deliver Brexit and put Nigel Farage “back in his box” as he spoke at a hustings of candidates to be the next ...
02:26 2019-06-05

More Than Half Of Europe's Native Trees Risk Extinction: Study More than half of Europe's endemic tree species, including the horse-chestnut, risk extinction, conservationists warned Friday, blaming invasive species, unsustainable logging and urban development......
19:00 2019-09-27

Mass extinction killed nearly all life on Earth 2 billion years ago There have been several mass extinction events during the planet’s history, including the Cretaceous–Paleogene extinction event, arguably the best known because of the death of the dinosaurs. Now, researchers may have discovered a new mass extinction event, one that happened 2.05 billion years...
12:39 2019-09-04

Veterinary drugs pushing dung beetles to the brink of extinction Farms and ecosystems could soon be without the soil-churning services of dung beetles, according to a new study. Researchers suggest drugs used in veterinary medicine are pushing the beetles to the brink of extinction....
08:52 2019-09-25

Republicans aren’t just climate deniers. They deny the extinction crisis, too Republican officials and their industry benefactors are sowing doubt about the wildlife extinction crisis that threatens as many as one million speciesMaybe you’ve read King Lear and remember this famous line: “‘Tis the time’s plague when madmen lead the blind.” The words were written more than 400 ...
12:13 2019-05-23

This isn't extinction, it's extermination: the people killing nature know what they're doing | Jeff Sparrow The climate strike must be a beginning and not an end. Warming won’t be stopped by symbolismDuring the carnage of the first world war, the poet Wilfred Owen revisited the biblical story in which God tests Abraham by commanding the sacrifice of Isaac, his son. In Genesis, Abraham dutifully prepares t...
22:52 2019-09-20

‘The Numbers Are Just Horrendous.’ Almost 30,000 Species Face Extinction Because of Human Activity Overfishing, hunting and land development have pushed more species closer to extinction, according to a new report. The Red List report by the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) found that 27% of the more than 105,000 species the organization has analyzed are at risk of extinction...
01:26 2019-07-19

More than half of tree species found only in Europe face extinction More than half of Europe's endemic trees -- species that are only found in the region -- are at risk of extinction because of diseases, pests and human activities, a conservation organization based in Geneva has said....
19:26 2019-09-27

Demand for agricultural products pushing primates to brink of extinction Growing global demands for food and agricultural commodities are driving deforestation across the neotropics -- in Africa, as well as south and southeast Asia....
19:39 2019-06-17

‘Brink of extinction’: Officials on P.E.I. working to determine cause of right whale death Comet, a 34-year-old male right whale, was pulled ashore on Norway, Prince Edward Island Friday. He was the third right whale found in Canadian waters....
02:26 2019-06-29

Exclusive: U.S. migrant policy sends thousands of children, including babies, back to Mexico Since January, the U.S. government has ordered 16,000 migrants under 18, including nearly 500 infants, to wait with their families in Mexico for U.S. immigration court hearings, a Reuters analysis of government data found....
04:52 2019-10-12

Babies on a plane: Japan Airlines unveils tool to tackle horror of screaming infants A child icon will automatically pop up to alert passengers to where a child between eight days and two years old is seatedBeing stuck on a long-haul flight within earshot crying baby could be a thing of the past for passengers on Japan Airlines (JAL), after the carrier unveiled an online booking too...
05:00 2019-09-27

Huggies' new Special Delivery diapers feature dads and moms on the boxes with babies Huggies' new Special Delivery diapers feature dads front and center with babies. It's the first time dads have been featured on the brand's diapers.       ...
07:39 2019-07-16

Divorces, Babies and Cancer Scares: Checking In With The Amazing Race's Most Memorable Winning Teams It was a simple premise. 11 teams of two would race around the world, competing in legs that would require them to navigate picturesque foreign locales while performing physical and......
12:13 2019-06-28

Report Finds Nearly Two-Third of America's Birds Vulnerable to Extinction From Climate Change A new report has found that nearly two-thirds of America’s breeding bird species were moderately to highly vulnerable to the effects of climate change.Read more......
19:26 2019-10-10

Two-thirds of U.S. birds face extinction due to climate-linked 'emergency': Audubon Two-thirds of bird species in North America, already disappearing at an alarming rate, face extinction unless immediate action is taken to slow the rate of climate change, the National Audubon Society said on Thursday....
20:39 2019-10-10

Study: Hundreds of bird species at risk of extinction with climate change Nearly two-thirds of North American birds studied will go extinct if global warming hits 3 degrees Celsius (5.4˚F), a new report from the National Audubon Society finds....
03:52 2019-10-11

58% of Native European Tree Species Face Extinction, Report Finds (GENEVA) — An international conservation group is warning that more than half of the European tree species that exist nowhere else in the world are threatened with extinction. The International Union for the Conservation of Nature said in a new report Friday that 58% of the continent’s 4...
01:13 2019-09-28

US briefing: India election, Trump's bank records and an extinction crisis Thursday’s top story: Narendra Modi poised for landslide re-election in India. Plus, why are Republicans denying the wildlife extinction crisis?Subscribe now to receive the morning briefing by email.Good morning, I’m Tim Walker with today’s essential stories. Continue reading......
14:52 2019-05-23

Study: Ocean ecosystems take 2 million years to recover after mass extinction Around 66 million years ago, a giant asteroid struck the Earth, causing the extinction of the dinosaurs, ammonites, and many other species. The asteroid was equally devastating at a microscopic level, driving ocean plankton to near-extinction. This crippled the base of the marine food chain and shut...
17:13 2019-10-04

Rich people buying cheetahs as pets push species toward extinction Blame social media for the population of cheetahs being wiped out. Every year, some 300 cubs are illegally trafficked out of Somaliland into the Arabian Peninsula, where they are often sold as pets through Instagram and YouTube — next to car and cellphone ads, according to the Cheetah Conservation F...
00:00 2019-08-29

Hope to save critically endangered vaquita porpoise from extinction is dwindling The vaquita in the Gulf of California is the most endangered cetacean in the world. Most likely, no more than 10 animals are left. Its extinction is imminent — and some even say, it's for the best....
05:00 2019-08-15

More than half of native European trees face extinction, warns study Ash, elm and rowan among trees threatened by pests and pollution, says biodiversity reportMore than half of Europe’s endemic trees are threatened with extinction as invasive diseases, pests, pollution and urban development take a growing toll on the landscape, according to a study.Ash, elm and rowan...
12:39 2019-09-27

Penis bone poachers are driving ‘real’ Paddington Bear to extinction Penis poaching of the spectacled bear could result in the species going extinct if demand grows for the special “sex potion” that people make with its private parts. Britain’s beloved Paddington Bear is based on the spectacled bear but not many people realize his kind could be unde...
16:00 2019-06-04

Scientists a step closer to saving northern white rhino from extinction Veterinarians have successfully harvested eggs from the last two surviving northern white rhinos, taking them one step closer to bringing the species back from the brink of extinction. Science is the only hope for the breed after the death last year of the last living male white rhino.   ...
08:00 2019-08-24

Scientists create rhino embryos in effort to save species from extinction Scientists have succeeded in creating two embryos of the near-extinct northern white rhino as part of an international effort to save the species, which is down to just two animals worldwide, both of them female....
18:52 2019-09-12

No country to call home? Some babies born in Colombia to Venezuelan parents lack birthright citizenship Migration crisis in Venezuela leads to rise in babies born in Colombia, lacking citizenship in any country.        ...
19:13 2019-08-11

Spanish Parents Sue After Acid Reflux Medication Mix Up Leaves Babies With ‘Abnormal’ Body Hair Growth (MADRID) — Parents of babies and toddlers in Spain who have developed abnormal body hair plan to sue a pharmaceutical company that put a treatment for hair loss into packages meant for addressing acid reflux and other conditions. Spanish health authorities have blamed the Minoxidil mix-up on F...
20:52 2019-08-31

No country to call home: Some babies born in Colombia to Venezuelan parents lack birthright citizenship Migration crisis in Venezuela leads to rise in babies born in Colombia, lacking citizenship in any country.        ...
00:26 2019-08-13

Extiction Rebellion: Doctors glue themselves to government building to protest threat of climate change on global health Doctors protesting with Extinction Rebellion have glued themselves to a government building to protest against the threat of climate change on global health....
21:39 2019-09-25

World is ‘on notice’ as major UN report shows one million species face extinction A hard-hitting report into the impact of humans on nature shows that nearly one million species risk becoming extinct within decades, while current efforts to conserve the earth’s resources will likely fail without radical action, UN biodiversity experts said on Monday....
14:52 2019-05-21

Trump Administration Overhauls Endangered Species Act. Critics Say It Will Speed Extinction Rates (WASHINGTON) — The Trump administration on Monday rolled out some of the broadest changes in decades to enforcement of the landmark Endangered Species Act, allowing the government to put an economic cost on saving a species and other changes critics contend could speed extinction for some stru...
22:13 2019-08-12

‘Extinction crisis’ pushes countries to agree stronger protection for global wildlife At-risk wildlife that is facing a “growing extinction crisis” received a boost on Wednesday, as countries wrapped up a marathon meeting in Geneva, by agreeing to increased protection measures and more sustainable trade in animals and plants across the globe. ...
09:39 2019-08-29

A U.S.-funded nuclear project to zap a killer fly into extinction is saving West Africa’s cows The project is part of a broader push to harness nuclear energy for good that has stayed on track even as the Trump administration has sought to slash foreign aid elsewhere....
21:52 2019-05-31

'Bird emergency': Climate change threatening two-thirds of species in U.S. with extinction, report says Climate change is creating a 'frightening future' for America's birds: Nearly two-thirds are at risk for extinction, National Audubon Society says.        ...
19:52 2019-10-10

A fertility clinic is under fire after a woman gave birth to 2 other couples’ babies, but the scandal may be a symptom of a larger issue Alessia Pierdomenico/Reuters Two couples are suing a California fertility clinic after an embryo mixup led one of them to have one of the others' baby. There are plenty of gaps in the fertility clinic industry, which may contribute to errors. There's no way to know how often such problems occur,...
20:13 2019-07-12

Ocasio-Cortez claims the woman who suggested 'eating babies' to solve climate change 'was a Trump supporter' Democratic Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez claimed that the woman who suggested "eating babies" was a solution to climate change "was a Trump supporter."...
16:52 2019-10-04

U.S. Needs Cabinet Agency Focused on Women and Girls, Says Former Ambassador for Global Women’s Issues It’s time for President Donald Trump to create a Cabinet-level agency focused on women and girls to help “guarantee that women’s issues don’t get shoved aside,” says a former U.S. Ambassador for Global Women’s Issues. “For too long, a policymaking process th...
15:52 2019-05-30

Rights Body, Women's Panel Want Probe Into Alleged Torture Of Assam Women A day after Assam police suspended two cops for allegedly stripping and torturing three women inside a police outpost in Darrang district, the National Human Rights Commission and the National......
03:52 2019-09-19

Brandi Chastain’s sports bra changed women’s soccer — and women’s history — 20 years ago With the U.S. women’s soccer team in Sunday's World Cup finals, we revisit Chastain's game-winning penalty kick and the exuberant, underwear-exposing celebration that followed....
05:26 2019-07-06

International Women's Day: Empowering more women decision-makers ‘essential’, says Guterres Under the theme “Think Equal, Build Smart, Innovate for Change”, the United Nations hosted its flagship event celebrating International Women’s Day on Friday to recognize unsung women from across the world, and encourage innovation to transform lives....
18:13 2019-05-21

This Is the Most Anticipated Women’s World Cup Ever. But Corruption and Abuse Still Block Women From Soccer The biggest women’s sports tournament of 2019 will begin in Paris on Friday. The top 24 teams in the world will be descending on France to compete for the title of World Champions at the FIFA Women’s World Cup. The next six weeks will be ripe with anticipation and and we can prepare ours...
17:13 2019-06-05

Samsung allegedly removed a women’s sexual health stall from a women in tech event Yesterday, Samsung hosted an event in San Francisco on the “Growth and Innovation in the Wearable Device Market.” Co-hosted with SF Women in Tech, the conference showed off some of the biggest new innovations in tech — but apparently drew the line when it came to women’s sexual health.  Liz Klinger,...
14:39 2019-08-23

Lean in, listen and learn from the trailblazing women on Women Tech Charge podcast series two Women Tech Charge is back. From racing cars to presenting Countdown and doing the special effects for Star Wars, meet some of the new guests for season two...
16:26 2019-10-08

Scientists create northern white rhino embryos in milestone that could save the species from extinction Scientists and conservationists have successfully created two northern white rhino embryos in a milestone that could save the species from extinction....
00:52 2019-09-12

Mass extinction event 2 billion years ago killed 99 percent of life on Earth, study says There have been several mass extinction events during the planet's history, including the Cretaceous–Paleogene extinction event, arguably the best-known one because of the death of the dinosaurs. Now, researchers have discovered a new mass extinction event, one that happened 2.05 billion years ago a...
15:00 2019-09-03

Beto O'Rourke rolls out women's equality plan with workplace protections for pregnant women and parents Beto O'Rourke unveiled Wednesday a plan aimed at guaranteeing women's equality in the workplace, featuring proposals that would mandate equal pay, require accommodations for pregnant women and reduce child care costs....
02:13 2019-10-10

Why do women fake orgasms – and is it anti-feminist? We asked five women Research suggests straight women who hold hostile views about feminism are more likely to fake it. We asked readers for their viewsWhen and why have you faked an orgasm? HereDo you feel uncomfortable saying the word clitoris? Have you faked an orgasm recently? Are you a feminist? These may not seem...
07:26 2019-10-08

Daily on Healthcare, Presented by American Association of Kidney Patients: Inside the push to protect babies left to die in hot cars Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what's going on in Washington. SUBSCRIBE NOW: Just $1.00 an issue!...
17:39 2019-08-27

Vogue 25 Women: The Duchess of Sussex and Phoebe Waller-Bridge make it onto the list of 25 women shaping 2019 Vogue has put together their annual list of the 25 most influential women working in Britain, with this year's featuring Naomi Campbell, Phoebe Waller-Bridge, and the Duchess of Sussex....
11:52 2019-06-07

Deepfake video shows Bill Hader morph into Tom Cruise in CBS interview – video Creator of video says he wants to raise awareness of technology's potential in age of fake news and doctored footageWhat do we do about deepfake video? Continue reading......
22:26 2019-08-13

Chelsea Women vs Tottenham Women: London derby will build on World Cup effect, says England star Fran Kirby England Lioness Lioness Fran Kirby says a showcase clash between Chelsea and Tottenham is a "massive opportunity to build on the World Cup effect" and get more girls involved in grassroots football....
16:13 2019-09-02

From Jackie Aina to the CROWN Coalition, Black Women Lead Glamour’s List of Women Changing the Beauty Industry It’s our turn. That’s the message Glamour magazine is giving black women, with the release of its “Women of the Year All Year” list honoring the biggest influencers in beauty. Of the 12 women the magazine profiled for 2019, eight are black, indicating that our influence is finally moving beyond bein...
17:52 2019-08-16

Rare spectacled bear being 'driven to extinction' by penis bone poachers brewing 'magical sex potion' Penis poaching of the spectacled bear could result in the species going extinct if demand grows for the special 'sex potion' that people make with its private parts....
20:26 2019-06-04

In the event of a killer asteroid, volcanic apocalypse, or nuclear holocaust, mushrooms could save humanity from extinction Vincent Kessler/Reuters In a new book, writer Bryan Walsh describes strategies that might keep people alive after a disaster like an asteroid impact, supervolcano eruption, or nuclear war. Walsh suggests that because mushrooms, rats, and some insects can thrive without sunlight, humans could start ...
20:39 2019-09-16

UFC’s Kevin Lee plays video games while driving in shocking video This is quite the display of reckless driving. UFC fighter Kevin Lee posted a video on his Instagram of him playing video games while driving his car on a highway. He can be seen turning around and adjusting the camera – without his eyes on the road – and then proceeding to use both his......
23:00 2019-09-16

Tyler Perry Wants to Leave a Legacy by Building a Shelter for Trafficked Women and Girls, Homeless Women and Displaced LGBTQ Youth With the recent grand opening of Tyler Perry Studios, Tyler Perry’s legacy is pretty much cemented. However, making a difference in Hollywood is not the only way Perry wants to pay it forward....
01:13 2019-10-12

'My babies are gone': 4 of 5 children killed in Pennsylvania day care fire were siblings A volunteer firefighter near Erie, Pennsylvania, was the father of three of the children killed in a day care blaze.        ...
22:39 2019-08-12

Let's make dads part of prenatal care. It's good for parents and babies. Fathers matter a lot. Their involvement with a partner's pregnancy can even reduce the risk of a child dying in the first year of life.        ...
01:26 2019-06-18

'Werewolf syndrome': 17 babies with out-of-control hair growth in drug mixup, reports say A medication mixup has led to more than a dozen babies being diagnosed with hypertrichosis in Spain. But what is "werewolf syndrome"?        ...
01:13 2019-08-29

Kylie Jenner salutes 'moms with sick babies' after taking Stormi to the hospital Jenner shared a snap to her Instagram Stories Sunday showing 1-year-old Webster sleeping peacefully with a blanket and pacifier.        ...
15:39 2019-06-03

Moving in before the babies are born: can we complete early on our new house now we've found out my wife's pregnant? My wife and I are expecting twins and want to move into the house we've bought earlier than we originally agreed. How likely are we to be able to do this?...
10:26 2019-08-29

Nick Carter Claims Aaron Carter Revealed ''Thoughts of Killing Babies'' In Restraining Order Filing The family feud between Nick and Aaron Carter is far from over. One day after Nick filed a restraining order against his younger brother, court documents obtained by multiple outlets and......
01:13 2019-09-19

The Trump Administration’s Changes to the Endangered Species Act Risks Pushing More Species to Extinction The U.S. federal law that once saved the bald eagle from extinction is facing a new set of rollbacks by the Trump Administration, worrying conservation scientists about the future of at-risk species. Signed into law in 1973 by President Richard Nixon, the Endangered Species Act (ESA) is credited wi...
15:26 2019-08-16

Brazil Women 3-0 Jamaica Women Veteran Brazil striker Cristiane scores the first hat-trick of the 2019 Women's World Cup as Jamaica's debut at the tournament ends in defeat in Grenoble....
00:26 2019-06-10

German Women's World Cup referee Riem Hussein: Why shouldn't women referee a men's tournament? After making her first World Cup appearance in France earlier this summer, German referee Riem Hussein talks to DW about equality in sport, VAR and a personal record....
22:00 2019-07-18

For Father's Day, let's make dads part of prenatal care. It's good for parents and babies. Fathers matter a lot. Their involvement with a partner's pregnancy can even reduce the risk of a child dying in the first year of life.        ...
14:26 2019-06-16

THE SOCIAL VIDEO REPORT: How social platforms are transforming their video distribution strategies and creating new opportunities for brands (FB, SNAP, GOOGL, AAPL) This is a preview of a research report from Business Insider Intelligence. To learn more about Business Insider Intelligence, click here. Current subscribers can log in and read the report here. Business Insider Intelligence Social platforms are ramping up on emergent video formats to drive new and ...
18:52 2019-07-17

Presidential candidate Bernie Sanders has thoughts on the video game industry: “The video game indus Presidential candidate Bernie Sanders has thoughts on the video game industry: “The video game industry made $43 billion in revenue last year. The workers responsible for that profit deserve to collectively bargain as part of a union.” Come on Splitscreen, Bernie....
17:00 2019-06-18

Babies are the crop in Joanne Ramos' frightening surrogacy novel 'The Farm' Surrogacy is pushed to its logical extreme in Joanne Ramos' "The Farm," where desperate women are impregnated with the world's richest embryos.        ...
15:00 2019-05-21

You want to avoid my crying babies? I want to avoid you. Japan Airlines will have a new baby seat map geared to travelers who want to avoid crying infants on flights. But one mother responds that passengers should be more understanding and helpful instead of being seated away from the infants....
03:39 2019-09-28

'Virgin birth': A captive anaconda became pregnant by herself and gave birth to two babies Anna, a female anaconda, gave birth to two babies without sexually reproducing with a male snake, Boston's New England Aquarium has announced.        ...
00:26 2019-05-26

Ubisoft put an official video game design course inside a video game Ubisoft has teamed up with Concordia University to create a video game design course that could keep students engaged all throughout its duration -- it is, after all, a video game itself. The online course is called Game Creators' Odyssey, and it tea......
14:39 2019-09-25

Black Women OWN the Conversation Puts Black Women in the Center Black Women OWN the Conversation, a collaboration between OZY Media, co-owned by Carlos Watson, a former CNN and MSNBC analyst, and the Oprah Winfrey-branded network OWN, is a historic first for television. Launched August 24, the series features panels of such well-known women as Stacey Abrams, sin...
06:26 2019-08-29

US woman 'gives birth to someone else's babies after IVF mix-up' A New York couple have claimed in a lawsuit that the wife gave birth to someone else's babies following an IVF mix-up by a California fertility clinic, according to reports....
14:26 2019-07-08

India Women vs South Africa Women: India-South Africa Third T20I Washed Out India women vs South Africa Women: The third women's T20 international between India and South Africa was called off without a ball being bowled due to wet outfield in Surat....
18:52 2019-09-29

The War on Women The Trump administration is waging a war on women. For too long, women’s voices have been dismissed when it comes to our reproductive freedom and we must fight back....
22:26 2019-06-19

Why do women have less sex as they age? Many women have less sex as they age, and the sex they do have gives them less pleasure. New research says this is not all down to health-related factors....
22:39 2019-07-11

The best backpacks for women The best backpacks help you stay organized and are comfortable to carry. It's not too much to ask for them to look nice, too. Whether you need a bag for school, work, travel, or everyday use, there's a backpack for you here. They all boast thoughtful design, durable construction, and many color opt...
02:13 2019-10-08

How Long Can the U.S. Women Keep Going? Key members of the victorious U.S. women’s team are approaching the end of their careers, but a quirk of the soccer calendar means that an Olympics is just around the corner....
05:13 2019-07-09

A Tale of Five Women Carolina De Robertis’s novel “Cantoras” follows a group of Uruguayan women who dare to love one another, although seen as criminals by the military junta....
12:39 2019-09-03

A Thank You to Black Women Black women are a gift that keeps on giving. A lot of us wouldn’t be the people we are today if it weren’t for black women blessing us with their presence and their grace. The lessons black women have taught us have shaped and saved our lives in infinite ways. We owe them a great deal of gratitude....
03:39 2019-09-07

Why the Women of Friends Seem to Say "I'll Be There for You" Much More Than the Men There's something to be said for the way sudden fame bonds you with the people experiencing it alongside you. Nothing can prepare you for the ways in which life changes when you go,......
23:13 2019-08-18

Do the USA women need to win the World Cup to win it all? The World Cup and an ongoing gender discrimination lawsuit against the US Soccer Federation will coalesce into a summer of the highest stakes for the USWNTWhen the US women’s national team takes the field in France in June, they will be fighting for their football lives on the world’s biggest stage....
11:26 2019-05-22

Women's World Cup 2019: What to look out for on day seven Brazil aim to maintain their winning start to the Fifa Women's World Cup against Australia in Group C, while day seven also sees South Africa face China....
18:26 2019-06-13

Women can never win – even when they win 13-0 | Arwa Mahdawi It’s crucial women call out double standards, but it’s also important we don’t cry ‘sexism’ to absolve ourselves of bad behavior Should America be ashamed of itself?I know that’s an evergreen question (and the answer is normally yes), but in this particular instance I’m talking about the US women’s ...
09:26 2019-06-13

Are headphones 'made for women' really necessary? Five years ago, Nicole Rose Stillings wanted a better pair of headphones. As a full-time professional DJ, she thought that most of the ones she wore were much too big and bulky for her head. So she created a few prototypes that were smaller in size,......
01:13 2019-07-04

Fit mom, 51, says men think she's hotter than women half her age The personal trainer and holistic health practitioner admits she used to lack confidence and feel uncomfortable in her own skin before discovering a love for fitness....
19:13 2019-05-29

The women fighting for Lapland As climate change affects the livelihoods of Finland's indigenous Sami people, a proposed new Arctic railway, forestry and mining could change Lapland forever....
03:39 2019-06-23

| Proteas Women go down in 1st ODI despite Kapp 50 Marizanne Kapp’s half-century was not enough to rally the Proteas Women after a poor start as they fell to an eight-wicket loss to India on Wednesday....
17:00 2019-10-09

What Is A Women's Circle (And Should You Join One)? Vogue spoke to Goop-approved biodynamic psychotherapist Fiona Arrigo of A Place To Heal, to get the low-down on another wellbeing trend on the rise: the women's circle...
14:39 2019-06-29

Without these women, man would not have walked on the moon Numerous unsung women, from computer engineers and mathematicians to secretaries and seamstresses, helped put a man on the moon. Here are the stories of some of those womenAll 12 people who walked on the moon were men. But among the 400,000 people who made it possible, there were numerous unsung wom...
07:39 2019-07-19

Three Women by Lisa Taddeo: How was it for you? Three Women has already been called the most important book of the year, and it isn't even out until next week. Eight years in the making, it's a no-holds-barred, non-fiction account of desire from a female perspective. Here's our verdict...
15:26 2019-07-04

Why Is Car Buying Especially Terrible For Women And What Should Be Done About It? As Jalopnik’s resident car buying expert and professional car shopper, I get emails. Lots of emails. I’ve decided to pick a few questions and try to help out. This week we are discussing why dealerships especially suck for women, the best off-lease sedans, and the choice between a new C8 or a used R...
20:52 2019-10-11

How Women Can Confidently Speak Up for What They Want Some women struggle with confidence, and this has real implications for their career advancement and pay. But confidence is a learned skill, according to a panel of confidence and communication experts on WSJ’s Secrets of Wealthy Women podcast with Veronica Dagher....
01:26 2019-08-31

The best leather sneakers for women Leather sneakers are casual, cool, and comfortable, a perfect trio that goes with just about every look. There are so many great leather sneakers for women out there, so we're helping you out by sharing our top picks across the board. Our top pick overall is The Royale from Greats because it's styli...
00:00 2019-10-01

Top 10 books about angry women Stories of female rage were for centuries often stifled or spun. From Euripides to Jean Rhys, Stephen King to Gillian Flynn, here are some of the exceptionsWe are angry. If the last two years have taught us anything, it’s that. There’s a quiet rage, simmering and unspoken, among women – an anger tha...
00:52 2019-05-23

The Lost Women of Chernobyl HBO has done the unexpected and managed to turn a five-part, dead-serious miniseries about the nuclear catastrophe at Chernobyl into a cultural event, complete with memes. The show is a sober examination of the disaster and its literal fallout on the surrounding population. But turning real historic...
01:00 2019-06-15

Women in football's boardrooms: Alone among men Despite on-field progress, 95 percent of football's leadership roles are filled by men. Many clubs and associations resist quotas aimed at changing that, but Norway's example shows there's another way....
11:26 2019-06-18

The five: medical biases against women From drug trials that only use men to misconceptions about CPR, medicine’s gender inequalities can be matters of life or death A study last week revealed that women in Australia are less likely than men to receive the recommended medicine for heart failure. In the UK, assumptions that heart failure ...
21:13 2019-07-31

What age men and women consider themselves officially an adult A survey of 2,000 Americans asked people to pinpoint the age at which they felt they fully became a grown-up and saw women identify this feeling earlier in life on average....
01:39 2019-08-01

Women's World Cup: Top 10 goals so far The 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup has been loaded with spectacular scores, but UPI broke down the best of the best with the top finishes from the first two rounds of the group stage in France....
23:01 2019-06-18

| Experience will be key for SA Women's Sevens Having played in the stadium before will have a huge influence in the SA Women's Sevens squad's ability to adapt to the the Rugby Africa Women's Sevens tournament....
17:52 2019-10-10

Why is Mel B so obsessed with outing other women? First came her claim that she slept with fellow Spice Girl Geri Horner – now she’s saying Emma Bunton and Holly Willoughby shared a kiss. How did Scary Spice become the first lady of lesbian gossip?In the latest instalment of Mel B’s sordid tales, the singer let slip in a radio interview that fellow...
19:13 2019-07-23

Will Brexit be worse for women? The economic impact of Brexit has been explored far and wide. But with the October 31 deadline approaching and a no-deal scenario still very much on the cards, could it affect women disproportionately?...
04:39 2019-06-28

Fewer women are having abortions. Why? The US abortion rate reached a historic low in 2015, according to a 2018 report by the CDC. Is it due to abortion laws? Birth control access? Sex ed?        ...
13:52 2019-06-17

Florida Women Are No Joke. I Should Know. What is it really like to love, work and struggle in the Sunshine State? The characters in a new wave of books and TV shows have not just survived — they’ve thrived....
16:39 2019-10-11

Women are less visible in STEM: Why? According to common stereotypes, women are better at languages and history, while men are better at chemistry and math. But are these categorizations based on fact?...
20:39 2019-06-17

Men know less than women about daily calorie needs (Reuters Health) - Men are almost four times as likely as women to have a poor grasp of how many calories they need to consume daily for their age and activity level, a U.S. study suggests....
19:13 2019-08-02

If You Want to Know Why Deadwood Is a Classic, Look to Its Women There are certainly more eloquent lines in Deadwood than “I don’t like it, either.” But after rewatching all three seasons of the great HBO western this spring, they’re the words I can’t get over. As uttered by a sex worker named Dolly (Ashleigh Kizer), who spends most ...
01:26 2019-05-31

What to know about Rogaine for beards and women Rogaine may help slow hair loss and promote hair growth. However, using it for beards and in women is not necessarily safe or effective. Learn more about using Rogaine for beards and women here....
22:26 2019-06-27

Majority of US women think this tax is sexist Three in four women think the tampon tax should be eradicated, according to new research. A study of 2,000 women who have had periods examined the taboos and lack of communication surrounding menstruation and found that 67 percent think taxing feminine products is a form of sexism. Unfortunately, wh...
01:13 2019-05-29

U.S. Wins Women's World Cup The U.S. defeated the Netherlands, 2-0, to win their fourth Women’s World Cup title in 28 years. The victory came after rounds where the defending champions faced teams that were designed to take the Americans down....
20:00 2019-07-07

How to bet the 2019 women’s World Cup An already busy summer sports betting schedule will soon be joined by the 2019 women’s World Cup. Host France and the United States are virtual co-favorites entering the event, which begins Friday in Paris. A few notes of importance: The tournament expanded to 24 teams in 2015 (group play features s...
22:00 2019-06-04

'I want to be the Federer of women's golf' With imprecision punished by a ball landing in the lava fields, Icelandic golfers have an extra incentive to make the fairways. Some courses lie inside old volcanoes and require players to battle howling winds as they hit shots over expanses of ocean. The golf season only lasts from May to September...
16:52 2019-05-21

U.S. women set for May trial vs. U.S. Soccer All 28 members of the United States Women's National Team will go to trial in May 2020 against the United States Soccer Federation after mediation talks broke down over the players' gender discrimination lawsuit....
21:00 2019-08-20

And They Say Women Are Too Weak to Lead Brazil President Jair Bolsonaro, after previously saying he would decline the paltry $20 million pulled together by the G-7 nations to help firefighting efforts in the Amazon rainforest, has changed his mind. Instead, Bolsonaro says he’ll accept the donation if French President Emmanuel Macron apol...
00:52 2019-08-28

Women can now use VR to check out during labor Virtual reality can distract from very real pain. VR headsets are being offered to moms-to-be during labor to help distract from the painful experience. The immersive entertainment is “being used during medical procedures and has been shown to be a valid, non-pharmacologic method to treat pain...
02:26 2019-08-10

Why does Brazil lag behind in women's football? Contrary to what happens in the men's game, the Americans dominate the female landscape while Brazil have only once made it to the final. What explains such a disparity?...
11:13 2019-06-11

The women behind 'Rambo: Last Blood' When Christa Campbell and Lati Grobman, CEO and Founders of Campbell Grobman Films, visited the set of "Rambo: Last Blood," they found "Rambo" himself, Sylvester Stallone, hauling around lighting equipment to change the mood of one particular scene. Then he went off to completely rewrite another sce...
21:52 2019-09-20

Do Men And Women Really Need Different Skin Care? Some experts argue that men’s and women’s skin types differ enough to warrant separate product lines. Others dismiss that as a tired, old-school approach....
20:13 2019-08-08