April 16, 2018

April is the National Autism Awareness Month, a nationwide effort to “promote autism awareness, inclusion and self-determination for all, and assure that each person with ASD is provided the opportunity to achieve the highest possible quality of life,” according to the...

February 15, 2018

As of February 8, 2018, alleged serial killer Bruce McArthur has been accused of the murder of five missing men. Toronto police recovered the remains of at least six bodies from planters on the suspect’s property.

Bruce McArthur was arrested three weeks ago on Jan. 18,...

January 30, 2018

Despite being considered one of the foremost modernists authors of the 20th-century, most American millennials probably haven’t heard of English novelist Virginia Woolf, whose 136th birthday we ¾ and Google’s Doodle ¾ celebrate today. Best-known for her works Mrs. Dall...

December 14, 2017

The Parliament of Australia passed an historic law that legalizes same-sex marriage, officially becoming the 26th country to recognize this right, according to The Sydney Morning Herald.  The law was passed on Thursday, December 7 by an overwhelming majority, after the...

December 11, 2017

On December 6, President Trump officially recognized Jerusalem as Israel’s capital, and set in motion the process of moving the U.S Embassy there. According to The New York Times, this action reversed nearly seven decades of American foreign policy which declined to re...

November 15, 2017

President Donald Trump nominated last Wednesday former Texas environmental regulator Kathleen Hartnett White as nominee to the highest position of the White House Council on Environmental Quality, a board that advises the president on environmental issues and coordinat...

October 12, 2017

On October 1, the referendum summoned unilaterally by the government of Spanish region of Catalonia, meant to decide whether Catalonia declared its independence from Spain, took a violent turn, leaving almost 900 injured----mostly citizens who were peacefully exercisin...

October 5, 2017

Saudi Arabia’s King Salman has released a royal decree making it legal for women to drive for the first time, according to BBC news. 

Rights and women groups and activists celebrated this historical victory for Saudi women, one they had been fighting for decades. The mo...

October 3, 2017

Puerto Rico is suffering a humanitarian crisis since category 4 Hurricane Maria directly hit the Caribbean island on Wednesday, September 20. Over a week later, the catastrophic event, there’s still no power on the island except for generators dedicated to some high-pr...

September 5, 2017

In a historic moment, the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved the first treatment that engineers a cancer patient’s own immune system to treat the disease. According to BBC News, the multinational pharmaceutical company Novartis will charge $475,000 for...

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