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U.K.'s Hammond to Quit If Johnson Becomes Premier: Brexit Update

(Bloomberg) -- Follow @Brexit on Twitter, join our Facebook group and sign up to our Brexit Bulletin.U.K. Chancellor of the Exchequer Philip Hammond said...

2020 Democrats Are Starting to Turn Obama’s Legacy Against Biden

Photo Illustration by Elizabeth Brockway/The Daily Beast/GettyFormer Vice President Joe Biden has used Barack Obama’s beloved status among Democratic voters to insulate him from...

Antarctica breakthrough: Why 20-million-year-old intact fossil stunned geologists 

The icy continent is an unspoilt haven for scientists and home to the geographic South Pole – which NASA is using to prepare for life on Mars. More...

American crocodiles thriving outside nuclear plant

MIAMI (AP) — American crocodiles, once headed toward extinction, are thriving at an unusual spot — the canals surrounding a South Florida nuclear plant.Last...

Asgardia: World’s first space kingdom claims first space baby born within...

In June last year a fledgling micro nation elected its first parliament. The new country boasts a population of 250,000, flag and constitution. But...

US bracing for extreme heat as weekend temperatures soar

Washington (AFP) - The United States is bracing for a weekend of extremely hot weather, with major cities including New York and Washington expecting...

James Cameron: We can protect the ocean 'twilight zone' with a...

Fifty years ago, Neil Armstrong took the first steps off our home planet.The “moonshot” was a unifying moment in human history, and it became a...

Searing heat grips much of the U.S. — with the worst...

The sweltering temperatures of recent days were just a warmup. The heat wave scorching two-thirds of the nation will hit its peak over the...

Ebola 'reality check' urged after deadly epidemic declared an ‘international emergency’

EBOLA response teams must expand the use of vaccinations in their fight against the epidemic in the Democratic Republic of Congo, the head of...

Ellie Kemper Doesn't Expect The Office Reboot–But Has Another Idea

Chris Haston/NBC You're not the only one wishing for a reboot of The Office.Ellie Kemper weighed in on whether she thinks...

Politics and finance dog EU climate zero efforts

Brussels (AFP) - Momentum is growing across Europe toward a mid-century target for climate neutrality that UN scientists say the world must embrace to...

Merkel says Trump tweets 'go against what makes America great'

Berlin (AFP) - German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Friday condemned President Donald Trump's xenophobic tweets against four minority Democratic congresswomen, saying the US leader's...

Op-ed | Apollo is a lesson in leadership that continues to...

This op-ed originally appeared in the July 16, 2019 special Apollo 11 at 50 issue of SpaceNews magazine. July 20, 2019 marks the 50th anniversary...

Merkel says Greta Thunberg 'drove us' to move on climate change

Berlin (AFP) - German Chancellor Angela Merkel conceded Friday that her government was driven to act faster on climate change by young activists like...

Searing heat grips much of the U.S. — with the worst...

The sweltering temperatures of recent days were just a warm-up. The heat wave scorching two-thirds of the nation will hit its peak over the...

Antarctica: How 15 million-year-old secret was found 500 metres under ice

The frozen desert, which can be home to up to 5,000 scientists at any time, reaches blistering temperatures of -90C. It is an unspoilt haven that...

Planning to carbon offset your flight? You should read this first

Carbon offsetting seems like an easy solution to climate guilt, but not all offsetting schemes are created equal source: newscientist.com

Jennifer Hudson and Ex David Otunga Reach Custody Agreement After Contentious...

Jason LaVeris/FilmMagic Jennifer Hudson's long custody battle is finally coming to an end.She and ex David Otunga reached an agreement on Tuesday, nearly...

Cruise ship routes face HUGE shake-up amid claims of ‘over tourism’...

Cruise ship passengers - and the vast amount of liners mooring up in tourist hotspots - have been accused of sparking “over tourism” in...