- Cut air pollution to fight climate change - UN
The global effort to tackle emissions will be debated at the UN Climate Action Summit in New York.
BBC News. Fri, 20 Sep 2019 00:28:55 GMT.
- Hospitals relying on 'emergency' loans to cover costs
NHS trusts are paying back millions of pounds to the government each year in interest.
BBC News. Fri, 20 Sep 2019 00:20:09 GMT.
- Pentagon weighing move to send more troops to Middle East to deter conflict
The Pentagon is weighing whether to send more troops, including air defense units, to the Middle East as an act of deterrence, Pentagon officials told Fox News Thursday.
Morgan Phillips Lucas Tomlinson. Fox News. Fri, 20 Sep 2019 00:09:15 GMT.
- ELOQUII & Refinery29 Crowdsourced New Plus-Size Collection
Plus-size retailer, ELOQUII, and global media company for women, Refinery29, embarked on an almost two-year journey before launching a new, entirely crowdsourced collection today.
By Virgie Tovar, Contributor. Forbes. Thu, 19 Sep 2019 17:13:00 -0400.
- The singer who made Dickens weep . . . and was in a love triangle with the Russian novelist Turgenev
Orlando Figes's remarkable new book examines the intertwined lives of Turgenev and the Viardots and their connections to the wider world of European culture in the 19th century.
Daily Mail. Thu, 19 Sep 2019 22:01:44 +0100.
- Google makes global investment in solar and wind power - CNET
CEO Sundar Pichai called it "the biggest corporate purchase of renewable energy in history."
Richard Nieva. CNET. Thu, 19 Sep 2019 20:00:03 +0000.
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ABC News. Thu, 19 Sep 2019 15:21:30 -0400.
- FIFA boss Infantino calls on Iran to lift stadium ban on women
Gianni Infantino says he is expecting 'positive developments' at Iran's World Cup qualifying match in Tehran next month.
Al Jazeera. Thu, 19 Sep 2019 18:00:15 GMT.
- Why Bill Gates is right to support a 'wealth tax' for the super rich
The second richest man in the world says a tax on huge fortunes makes sense. His case makes it clear why governments should go for it.
Sydney Morning Herald. Fri, 20 Sep 2019 03:30:00 +1000.
- Stock Market News For Sep 19, 2019
Benchmarks closed mixed on Wednesday as the Federal Reserve cut federal funds rates by a quarter percentage point, but gave mixed signals for further cuts this year.
Zacks Equity Research. Zacks. Thu, 19 Sep 2019 13:54:00 GMT.
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European Commission. Thu, 19 Sep 2019 12:37:11 GMT.
- Engineers create tunable, nanoscale, incandescent light source
Engineers have created what may be viewed as the world's smallest incandescent lightbulbs, collections of near-nanoscale materials called 'selective thermal emitters' that absorb heat and emit light. ...
Science Daily. Thu, 19 Sep 2019 08:07:46 EDT.
- Scan Global Logistics Opens Fashion and Retail Hub in Myanmar
STOCKHOLM, Sept. 19, 2019 -- We follow our customers into various emerging markets and thus we are pleased to announce that we have opened an office in Myanmar. ...
PR Newswire. Thu, 19 Sep 2019 11:26:00 +0000.
- Best Loved Hotels Launch Strategic Global Hotel Alliance On Lanyon And Nexus
Best Loved Hotels, recently acquired by HotelREZ, has launched its new Global Hotel Alliance via Lanyon and Nexus World Services. ...
Hsyndicate. Thu, 19 Sep 2019 12:38:15 +0200.
- Netanyahu Calls for Gantz to Form Unity Government
Virtual tie between left and right dims prime minister's hopes for a record-setting fifth term.
Voice of America. Thu, 19 Sep 2019 06:36:08 -0400.
- Public Libraries May Turn The Page For Colorado City's News Desert
Scores of counties across the U.S. have no local newspaper, and some that do say they're not being well-served by them. Longmont, Colo., is considering one possible solution: newsrooms in libraries.
Rae Ellen Bichell. NPR. Thu, 19 Sep 2019 05:00:50 -0400.
- UN turns to young people for hope and vitality in climate fight
The United Nations hopes the presence of hundreds of young people will motivate governments and corporations to take bold climate action when world leaders meet in New York City for the annual UN General Assembly next week.
CBC News. Thu, 19 Sep 2019 04:00:33 EDT.
- African Children Will Make up Half of World's Poor by 2030
More than 150 world leaders are preparing to attend the U.N. Sustainable Development Summit in New York beginning Sept. 25, with the aim of agreeing on a new agenda to tackle global poverty. ...
Voice of America. Thu, 19 Sep 2019 03:04:53 -0400.
- Readers' views: Is Italy really one of the worst countries to move to?
Italy came close to last in a recent survey of expat life around the world. Is life as a foreigner here really all that bad? We asked our readers what you thought.
The Local. Thu, 19 Sep 2019 08:40:36 +0200.
- Can green investment help relaunch Germany's economy?
FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) - A recession looms for Germany and the European Central Bank is pleading for governments to spend more to revitalize economic growth. ...
David Mchugh. Washington Times. Thu, 19 Sep 2019 01:02:19 -0400.