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(Washington, D.C. – March 15, 2017) The Trump Administration’s decision to reconsider critical vehicle emission standards for cars will create uncertainty, slow innovation and hurt U.S. economic leadership. Americans want cleaner cars and lower bills at the gas pump...
Miami Beach was declared in a state of emergency this Saturday due to the large crowds that formed during spring break. Thousands of partygoers clustered in the streets, without respecting the sanitary measures that recommend keeping two meters distance between...
While the eruption of Cumbre Vieja continues to disrupt the lives of the residents of La Palma in the Canary Islands (Spain) and producing spectacular images, other volcanoes have become increasingly active in different corners of the planet during...
There are 92 countries which lack national policies ensuring that new fathers get adequate paid time off, to spend with their newborn babies. “Positive and meaningful interaction with mothers and fathers from the very beginning, helps to shape children’s brain...
President Joe Biden, one year into the year since the Covid-19 pandemic swept across the country, delivered his first prime-time address: a speech that mixed hard numbers on vaccine distribution with calls for unity and a deep-seated belief in...
Americans may resist raising taxes on the wealthy as a way to address inequality due to our beliefs in “equal treatment,” say political scientists. “If many US voters don’t support higher tax rates, it’s not because they are uninformed, distracted,...
Russia “is not responsible” for the attack in Salisbury, that country's Ambassador to the UN, Vassily Nebenzia, said, stressing that the origin of the substance used in the incident has not been confirmed. Today’s meeting, requested by Russia, took place amid...
28 September 2017 – About 25 million unsafe abortions, accounting for 45 per cent of all abortions, occurred every year from 2010 to 2014 worldwide, with 97 per cent of those unsafe procedures occurring in developing countries in Africa,...
Georgia, a southern state with a strong Republican presence, begins its "reopening" on Friday after three weeks of confinement. Its governor, Brian Kemp, a staunch ally of Donald Trump, was reluctant to implement the confinement order and has now...
3 May 2017 – From rude comments and unwanted touching and groping to rape and murder, sexual violence and harassment has reached pandemic proportions, according to the United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (UN...