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Spain's top court is expected to decide any day now on the fate of the politicians and activists behind Catalonia’s 2017 independence referendum.
Raising kids with a greater appreciation for differences can help make the world a better place.
In 1990, the U.S. was ranked sixth in "human capital," based on a person's expected productive years of work. Now it's 27th.
The most populous region of the biggest polluter on Earth – China’s northern plain – will become uninhabitable in places if climate change is not curbed.
Barbudan activists say their misery is being exploited in an opportunistic land grab.
"Whatever Trump voters thought they were getting by supporting him, I'm reasonably sure sending tens of thousands of Americans
Mexico's President has cancelled a meeting with Donald Trump
Mexico's President has cancelled a meeting with Donald Trump
As a result, people's responses range from fear of bullying, to a dread of a Nazi Germany-style dictatorship, to concerns
Didn't think I'd ever have to defend a shattafa, but here we are. CNN, Ghana, and the CNNGetitRight Hashtag Today, the media
Ice artist Nate Johnson creates an ice sculpture inspired by one teacher's dream to protect the environment.
Ice artist Nate Johnson creates an ice sculpture inspired by one teacher's dream to protect the environment.
"My brother need not be idealized, or enlarged in death beyond what he was in life; to be remembered simply as a good and
In Alabama...or New York...or Missouri, or California...or Hawaii...or across the Pacific to China...or India...or Syria
Acknowledging the dualism between body and symbol in an awareness of death motivates us to live life to its fullest and to heal the world.
I have 1,485 Facebook friends, from all over the world. And I don't think any of them have a view I disagree with. I don't see any racist posts, insulting comments or posts in support of Trump, from my Facebook friends. I see a lot of horrible things, because my friends are keen to raise awareness on the issues around the world, but this only gets me more motivated to help and make a difference.
Almost every day, we hear news about high air pollution episodes in cities: in Milan and Rome at the end of 2015, in Stuttgart in January 2016, but also in many other cities throughout the world. These episodes raise public concern, cause health complaints and sometimes make air pollution literally visible. They remind us time and again that air pollution is a pressing issue.
One leader and founder stands out in a field that, above others, lacks diversity--aerospace. Retired Air Force colonel, Ray