New NASA Planet Hunter Is Launching One Week from Today

New NASA Planet Hunter Is Launching One Week from Today

An artist’s illustration of NASA’s Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite, which is scheduled to launch on April 16, 2018. Credit: Chris Meaney/NASA Goddard NASA’s next exoplanet-hunting spacecraft will take to the skies one week from today (April 9), if all goes according to plan. TESS will do this via the “transit” method, noting the […]

Arabic press review: 10000 Algerians expelled from France

Arabic press review: 10000 Algerians expelled from France

Algerian police stand guard in the street in Algiers during a visit by the French president on 6 December 2017 (AFP) Yemen: UAE-backed forces fighting pro-Saudi troops UAE-backed “Security Belt” forces established control over the province of Dhale in Yemen on Sunday after clashes with forces supporting the exiled Yemeni president, Abd Rabbuh Mansour Hadi, […]

Our new European party can unite Britain's feuding remainers and leavers

Our new European party can unite Britain's feuding remainers and leavers

The European Union and the UK are on a cliff edge. Left to its Brussels-based establishment, the EU continues to turn against most of its people who, as a consequence, turn against Brussels. Meanwhile, facing an immensely damaging Brexit, the people of Britain are becoming despondent. This is the moment for British and continental progressives […]

Shay Mitchell Accused of Faking China Travel Photos on Social Media

Shay Mitchell Accused of Faking China Travel Photos on Social Media

Some people are calling Shay Mitchell a pretty little liar.  From a simple glance at the actress’ Instagram account this week, it looks like the star has been traveling around China thanks to a series of beautifully curated photos of the sights in Hong Kong and Shanghai. For a photo she posted of dim sum last […]

Perspectives On The Opioid Crisis From Oregon, Ohio, and New York

Perspectives On The Opioid Crisis From Oregon, Ohio, and New York

From prescription painkillers to heroin to powerful synthetics like fentanyl, this country is in the grasp of a serious public health epidemic. And it doesn’t just affect those who are addicted. The opioid crisis is indirectly affecting local government budgets, schools, courts, and neighborhoods. This week ideastream, in partnership with Oregon Public Broadcasting and WXXI […]

Man living in UK for 56 years loses job over immigration papers

Man living in UK for 56 years loses job over immigration papers

An experienced special needs teaching assistant lost his job after his employers ruled that he was an illegal immigrant, despite the fact he has lived in the UK for more than 50 years. Michael Braithwaite, who arrived in Britain from Barbados in 1961, had worked at a north London primary school for over 15 years […]

Boston Marathon 2018: Schedule, how to watch on Patriots Day

Boston Marathon 2018: Schedule, how to watch on Patriots Day

The world’s best distance runners descend on Boston on April 16, Patriots Day, for the 2018 Boston Marathon. This year’s event marks the 122nd running of the 26.2-mile race from Hopkinton, Mass., to downtown Boston. More than 27,000 runners (of some 30,000 entered) took part in last year’s marathon. Elite men’s runners can be expected to cover the distance in less than […]

A crash course in personal finance for National Financial Literacy Month

A crash course in personal finance for National Financial Literacy Month

(WTNH) – April is National Financial Literacy Month. Jeffrey Corliss, Executive Director of RDM Financial Group at High Tower, shares his tips on good saving and spending habits.    Growing up people do not always receive enough financial education. You are often on your own unless you take classes or if you had a parent […]