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Quebec town called Asbestos searches for a new name
Odd News // 14 hours ago
Quebec town called Asbestos searches for a new name
Sept. 18 (UPI) -- Officials in a Quebec town called Asbestos said a planned vote on a new name for the municipality might be delayed after negative public reaction to the local council's options: Phenix, Apalone, Trois-Lacs and Jeffery.
Amal Clooney quits as British media envoy over plan to break EU treaty
World News // 15 hours ago
Amal Clooney quits as British media envoy over plan to break EU treaty
Sept. 18 (UPI) -- Human rights lawyer Amal Clooney on Friday resigned her role as Britain's envoy on media freedom in response to the country's plan to break part of its Brexit agreement with the European Union.
Netherland's FM says he will pursue human rights case against Syria
World News // 15 hours ago
Netherland's FM says he will pursue human rights case against Syria
Sept. 18 (UPI) -- Netherlands Foreign Minister Stef Blok told Parliament on Friday he is moving forward with a human rights violation case against Syria in the International Court of Justice.
Ig Nobel Prizes awarded for poop knives, helium-inhaling alligator
Odd News // 16 hours ago
Ig Nobel Prizes awarded for poop knives, helium-inhaling alligator
Sept. 18 (UPI) -- The 2020 Ig Nobel Prizes announced in a virtual ceremony included awards for researchers who made knives out of frozen poop and a team of scientists who had an alligator shout after inhaling helium.
Expanding donor list shortens heart transplant wait times, study finds
Health News // 16 hours ago
Expanding donor list shortens heart transplant wait times, study finds
Sept. 18 (UPI) -- Accepting hearts from older donors and those with some chronic health conditions allowed surgeons at Yale New Haven Hospital to perform more transplants and reduce the time recipients spent on the waiting list.
Almost 90,000 young American adults will get cancer this year: Report
Health News // 16 hours ago
Almost 90,000 young American adults will get cancer this year: Report
Nearly 90,000 Americans between 15 and 39 years of age will be diagnosed with cancer this year and more than 9,200 will die, a new report projects.
Assange lawyer: Trump offered pardon to reveal DNC hack source
U.S. News // 16 hours ago
Assange lawyer: Trump offered pardon to reveal DNC hack source
Sept. 18 (UPI) -- The Trump administration offered WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange a presidential pardon if he revealed the source of the 2016 Democratic National Committee email hack, his lawyer said Friday.
Report: Trump policies could add 1.8B gigatons of greenhouse gases
U.S. News // 16 hours ago
Report: Trump policies could add 1.8B gigatons of greenhouse gases
Sept. 18 (UPI) -- The Trump administration's unraveling of Obama-era environmental rules could lead to the release of an additional 1.8 billion gigatons of greenhouse gas emissions by 2035, according to the Rhodium Group.
Watch: Ohio dad invents 'candy chute' for 'touch-free' trick-or-treating
Odd News // 16 hours ago
Watch: Ohio dad invents 'candy chute' for 'touch-free' trick-or-treating
Sept. 18 (UPI) -- An Ohio dad's ingenuity is drawing attention online after he unveiled his Halloween invention: a "candy chute" for touch-free trick-or-treating.
South Korea trade official in the running for top WTO position
World News // 17 hours ago
South Korea trade official in the running for top WTO position
Sept. 18 (UPI) -- South Korea's minister for trade has advanced to the second round of elections in the World Trade Organization's search for its next chief.
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