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  • Dolphins Have Trouble Communicating Because Humans Make Too Much Noise
    Posted on October 24, 2018 at 1:40 am

    The oceans are not as quiet below the surface as you might think. In fact, natural processes and human activity generate significant amounts of underwater noise which can make it more difficult for marine animals, such as dolphins, to communicate, […]

  • Trump Says U.S. Won't Bail Out Puerto Rico's Debt With Hurricane Relief
    Posted on October 24, 2018 at 1:08 am

    President Donald Trump said Tuesday he would not tolerate Puerto Rico using federal hurricane relief funds to pay off the island's massive debt, Politico reports. "The people of Puerto Rico are wonderful, but the inept politicians are trying to use […]

  • Pope Francis Open To Ordaining Married Men As Priests
    Posted on October 24, 2018 at 12:40 am

    As the Vatican copes with the growing clergy sex abuse scandal and declining number of priests worldwide, it is laying the groundwork to open formal debate on an issue that has long been taboo: opening up the priesthood to married men in parts of […]

  • Facebook Stands By WhatsApp Forwarding Limits Despite Brazilian Election Turmoil
    Posted on October 24, 2018 at 12:08 am

    Facebook Inc’s messaging service WhatsApp has no plans to change its group messaging limits in Brazil, an executive said on Tuesday, resisting calls from the leading presidential candidate to allow easier forwarding of viral messages, Reuters […]

  • Saudi Arabia Offers Pakistan $6 Billion Rescue Package To Ease Fiscal Crisis
    Posted on October 23, 2018 at 11:34 pm

    Saudi Arabia has agreed to give Pakistan $3 billion in foreign currency support for a year and a further loan worth up to $3 billion in deferred payments for oil imports to help stave off a current account crisis, Pakistan’s government said on […]

  • UN warns of danger of widespread famine in Yemen
    Posted on October 23, 2018 at 10:07 pm

    Yemeni kids collecting water on October 22, 2018. Now widespread famine looms, per UN The United Nations warned Tuesday that Yemen was on the verge of widespread famine.... […]

  • ‘No Proof Of Anything’: Trump Unravels When Pressed On Migrant Conspiracies
    Posted on October 23, 2018 at 10:01 pm

    President Donald Trump finally admitted Tuesday that he had “no proof” to support his blatant lies and conspiracy theories about the migrants and asylum-seekers traveling toward the U.S.-Mexico border. The... […]

  • UN Syria envoy due Wednesday in Damascus
    Posted on October 23, 2018 at 7:49 pm

    The UN special envoy for Syria, Staffan de Mistura, will be in Damascus on Wednesday for a "couple of days" for meetings with Syrian government officials The outgoing UN envoy for Syria, Staffan de Mistura, will arrive in Damascus on Wednesday for a […]

  • Bolton discusses possible Trump-Putin meeting in November: report
    Posted on October 23, 2018 at 6:35 pm

    Russian President Vladimir Putin told White House national security adviser John Bolton on Tuesday that he wants another face-to-face meeting with President TrumpDonald John TrumpTrump to fundraise for 3 Republicans running for open seats: report […]

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