Chevron, Phillips 66 Commit a Combined $250,000 to Fire Relief Efforts

SAN RAMON, Nov. 10 -- As recent forest fires have blazed over California, both Chevron and Phillips 66 have pledged donations to the American Red Cross to support relief efforts for the California wil... Read More

Children with Down Syndrome at Increased Risk for Associated Inflammatory, Erosive Arthritis

ATLANTA, Nov. 9 -- A new study finds that children with Down syndrome are at an increased risk of an associated form of arthritis. Additionally, researchers recommend changing the name to Down syndrom... Read More

IIHS urges NHTSA to look beyond education to address speed problem

Washington, Nov. 8 -- The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) should direct resources to more promising speed management measures, rather than courses intended to educate drivers ab... Read More

Indonesia: improving child nutrition through behaviour change communication

Geneva, Nov. 7 -- Recently, I had the opportunity to travel to Indonesia and visit GAIN's programmes in East Java. In this region, more than 40% of children under 5 suffer from malnutrition, and almos... Read More

New Whistleblower Footage and Testimony Reveals New Horrors on Local Farm

Brownstown, Nov. 6 -- Only a few weeks after a PETA exposee revealed that pigs had bloody open sores and a worker cut off piglets' tails without any pain relief at East Fork Farms, an anonymous whistl... Read More

New publications detail public library responses to the opioid crisis

CHICAGO, Nov. 5 -- The Public Library Association (PLA) and OCLC have released two new publications that demonstrate how public libraries are responding to the opioid crisis in their communities. In S... Read More

As EU Debate over Role of Gas Builds, Methane Emerges as Europes Climate Blind Spot

BRUSSELS, Nov. 4 -- The European Union is ignoring an urgent climate issue hidden inside its natural gas supply chain, according to a new policy brief by Environmental Defense Fund (EDF). The problem ... Read More

International Air Safety Summit Opens Monday in Taipei

TAIPEI, Nov. 3 -- Flight Safety Foundation's 72nd annual International Air Safety Summit, featuring aviation experts from around the world discussing current and emerging safety issues, trends and mit... Read More

Seized 1MDB assets must be safely returned to the Malaysian people

Washington, Nov. 1 -- The value of assets recovered in the civil forfeiture case between the United States Department of Justice (DOJ) and Jho Low should be returned to Malaysia in a transparent and a... Read More

Extreme Flooding Batters Somalia, Forcing at least 100,000 Children from Their Homes

FAIRFIELD, Oct. 31 -- At least 200,000 people-including at least 100,000 children[1] -have been forced to flee their homes in the town of Beledweyne following heavy rains that continue to fall across ... Read More