More than 100 dead and 6 million affected by flooding across South Asia

More than 100 people have died in India and Nepal since monsoon flooding began over the weekend. The rains have stopped in Nepal...

How rich people could help save the planet from the climate crisis

The more stuff you own, and the more you travel, the more fossils fuels are burned, and the more greenhouse gases are emitted...

America is building another big wall. This one will protect New York

By 2025, New York's Staten Island will be fortified by a towering seawall running 5.3 miles along the coast, an engineering feat designed...

Miami's Little Haiti wasn't a target for developers. Until the seas started to rise

In Miami these days, it's all about elevation, elevation, elevation.While some scientific models predict enough polar ice melt to bring at least 10...

Why we keep buying iPods and instant cameras

In May, Apple refreshed the iPod touch for the first time in four years. Vinyl record sales clocked in at 400 million on...

Would you trust an algorithm to diagnose an illness?

As the global market for artificial intelligence (AI) in healthcare surges — expected to rise from $1.3 billion in 2019 to $10 billion...

Amazon workers go on strike in Germany

The strikes, held under the slogan "No more discount on our incomes", started Sunday night at Amazon sites in Werne, Rheinberg, Leipzig, Graben,...

VR helps Japan's elderly travel the world

(CNN) — Traveling from the canals of Venice to San Francisco's Golden Gate Bridge, a group of elderly people in Japan is seeing...

Police seize 'arsenal' of military weapons and Nazi paraphernalia

Fabio Del Bergiolo, who ran for the Italian Senate in 2001 as a candidate for the Forza Nuova party, Swiss citizen Alessandro Monti...

Why Lebanon is gearing up for a record number of tourists

(CNN) — Lebanon isn't a destination most people associate with summer vacations.This is partly due to understandable ignorance -- most people don't realize...

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