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A recently released study suggests stronger power plant standards to cut carbon emissions could save lives and offer significant health benefits.
The AP investigated the claims of Buddy Cianci that his pasta sauce benefits schoolchildren, and found that for 3 years, it made a profit of $3.
Many world leaders are far more revered abroad then they are at home, and José Mujica of Uruguay is one of them.
California is making the charge to woo Tesla Motors's proposed "Gigafactory" with an incentive package that could be worth up to a half billion dollars.
Whole Foods' GMO policy, and the company’s promise to have its products completely GMO-free by 2018, is having consequences on artisan food makers.
Much bottled water is coming from drought stricken regions, notably California, which is in its third year of drought.
Deadly skirmishes have erupted recently between Azerbaijani and Armenian forces over the breakaway region of Nagorno-Karabakh, with each side blaming the other for the escalation in violence. Here are answers to five central questions about the conflict.
A job listing recently posted to a well-known classified ad site highlights the dismal level to which the job market for journalists has plummeted in Greece. The ad is seeking a 'writer' who will post 100 articles a day to a website for the princely sum of 100 euros a month
The Koch brothers have been in the news a lot recently as apparent opponents to renewable energy, notably solar. But their opposition could actually benefit the industry.
Next year the centennial of the Armenian genocide will be remembered. In the international debate on recognition, a special position is that of Israel.
Following the parliamentary elections of June 8, in Kosovo a new political landscape is emerging. Will it be more democratic? An OBC comment
The Bosnians fought in the ranks of the Austrian-Hungarian Empire faithfully, on the various fronts of the First World War. Upon their return, however, soldiers were plagued by nightmares. The story of grandfather Alija.