Dead zones, a ‘horseman’ of climate change, could suffocate crabs in the West,...
by By María Paúl on July 30, 2021 at 4:10 pm
Hypoxia, the emergence of swaths of low-oxygen zones in marine waters, has surfaced every summer in Oregon since it was first recorded in 2002. Climate change, researchers say, is exacerbating its effect.
Albert Bandura, eminent psychologist known for Bobo doll experiment, dies at 95
by By Emily Langer on July 30, 2021 at 3:37 pm
The Stanford professor was known to generations of psychology students as the author of the seminal Bobo doll studies on aggression.
The first Black woman to run St. Louis is shaking up the city with a war on normal
by By Griff Witte on July 30, 2021 at 12:34 pm
Tishaura Jones is among a wave of progressive leaders aiming to turn around struggling cities.
Photos: Inside the fight to contain the Dixie Fire
by By Holly Bailey, Kyle Grillot and Karly Domb Sadof on July 30, 2021 at 11:26 am
Fire fighters are struggling to control California's largest blaze.
Canadian priest accuses Indigenous victims of fabricating school abuse: ‘Kind of hard...
by By Julian Mark on July 30, 2021 at 11:16 am
The priest asserted that Indigenous children lied about sexual abuse to receive settlement money from the Canadian government.
Families say a fertility doctor used his own sperm to impregnate patients. Now, he must...
by By Jonathan Edwards on July 30, 2021 at 10:02 am
Seventeen people have discovered through DNA tests that the Ottawa-based fertility doctor is their biological father.
It started because he went to watch the sunrise. Now he’s a trusted confidant to...
by By Cathy Free on July 30, 2021 at 10:00 am
“I wanted them to walk away knowing they didn’t have to feel alone,” said Al Nixon, who sits on a bench each morning before work and, if people want, will listen to their problems.
A French woman stole $5.8 million worth of diamonds and replaced them with pebbles in an...
by By Jaclyn Peiser on July 30, 2021 at 9:50 am
Lulu Lakatos was convicted for her role in stealing seven diamonds at London high-end jeweler Boodles and replacing them with pebbles.
The government’s extradition case failed. Now ICE is trying to deport him.
by By Abigail Hauslohner on July 30, 2021 at 9:49 am
Allies of Omar Abdulsattar Ameen say he will be executed if he’s sent back to Iraq.