Tag Archives: North America

Arctic posts record warmth over land, less ice in its ocean

NEW YORK (AP) — The warming Arctic has set another record. The average air temperature over Arctic land reached 2.3 degrees F (1.3 degrees C) above average for the year…

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Some Starwood Hotels payment systems hit by malware

(Reuters) – Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide Inc said payment systems at 54 of its hotels in North America had been infected with a malware designed to collect payment card…

North American Mammoths Actually Evolved in Eurasia

The famous Columbian mammoth — an 11-ton creature known for traversing North America during the last ice age — might actually be the same species as the Eurasian steppe mammoth,…

Russia puts its military operations in Syria on display

HEMEIMEEM AIR BASE, Syria (AP) — Russian fighter jets streak into the sky from this base in western Syria for yet another day of the heavy bombing runs that have…

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ECB to consider increasing stimulus program in December

VALLETTA, Malta (AP) — Citing worries approximately emerging market economies & China, European Central Bank head Mario Draghi says the bank will need to review its level of monetary stimulus…

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Invasive plants spread fast in billion-dollar threat – study

By Alister Doyle OSLO (Reuters) – Many of the world's plants are turning "alien", spread by people into new areas where they choke out native vegetation in a worsening trend…

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Music eases pain after surgery: study

Listening to music before, after & even during surgery reduces anxiety & the need for painkillers, according to a comprehensive study published Wednesday. In a review of more than 70…

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MH370: Debris To Arrive In France For Analysis

Plane debris which washed ashore on the island of Reunion is expected to arrive in France today for analysis. Air accident experts will examine the wreckage to determine whether it…

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Full Moon on Friday Is a Blue Moon: Here's Why

On Friday, much of the world will have the opportunity to observe a Blue Moon: A somewhat rare occurrence that doesn't have anything to do with the moon's color. During…

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California governor blasts climate-denying "troglodytes"

VATICAN CITY (AP) — The latest in the Vatican's meeting of mayors on fighting climate alter & human trafficking. All times local. ___ 11:25 a.m.