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Oversimplified: Why don’t Americans eat healthier after their road trips?

Cathy Seipp, CNN • Updated 9th February 2020 ( CNN ) — Would a 30-mile driving distance from any fast food chain result in a 15% healthier diet? One of the two latest studies...

Canadian released from Chinese detention

Story Highlights CFO was detained in Canada in December 2017 Also said to have leaked files on internal company email Canadian: "I can say unequivocally that Huawei is not a threat to national security"...

Chinese Bank of China says ‘illegal’ to buy or hold cryptocurrencies

This article is over 1 month old Update: The Bank of China said in a statement issued on Thursday that, in line with regulations in China, it is illegal to transact in crypto or...

Meet the 17-year-old climate campaigner inspiring the youth uprising

Greta Thunberg Greta Thunberg is 17 years old and has become one of the faces of the youth-led uprising against climate change. This summer, the Swedish teenager stood in front of the Stockholm parliament...

Jamaican teen becomes global climate activist after Trump comments

The White House has made it clear it will soon announce the specifics of its plan to combat climate change. And given the opportunities and risks it's facing, it's imperative that President Donald Trump...

Last vote in German parliament: Will we get a rainbow coalition?

Angela Merkel’s Christian Democratic Union Party (CDU) and the Free Democratic Party (FDP) won a majority of seats in the German legislature -- by a thin margin -- in yesterday’s federal election. The CDU...

Exclusive: Discussing Brexit Britain, The Scene Is Not All Merry Christmas

Rare: a government announcement that ruffles feathers. Ira Goldfeder, the hardline California tycoon now in charge of Britain's aerospace, led the U.S. government in targeting Boeing in the height of the Reagan administration. Goldfeder...

The UN seeks to end poverty but is it lost? | Tery Sampson

The UN set out an ambitious agenda for 2030 last September, but much remains to be done to make this a reality. The need for action to counter climate change has gained impetus, notably...

A decade before George Washington, a grander, newer form of monarchy was born

Why did the British aristocracy eventually break from the Capitol? Wealth and power from the American east coast spread westward. But America’s economic power helped spawn a different royal. The British aristocracy once restricted...

‘The last of a dying breed’: Sri Lanka’s last snake man buried

Written by By Anija Wojtanovic, CNN Staff After Tamara Ratnayake died last year aged 52, her husband's ancestors paid him a tribute by chanting as a coffin was taken to a cemetery. Their valley...

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