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What we know so far

What we know so far

Las Vegas shooting – what we know so far 2 October 2017 From the section US & Canada A man has opened fire on concertgoers in Las Vegas, killing at least 58 people. Another 515 were injured. The suspected gunman shot himself dead, say police. What happened?...
How to talk to your kids about opioids

How to talk to your kids about opioids

Talk it out. Iakov Filimonov/shutterstock.com By now, most people are aware of the enormity of the opioid epidemic. In 2015, over 33,000 Americans died from an opioid overdose – more from opioid pain relievers than heroin. Just because someone experiments with opioids...
Body clock scientists win Nobel Prize

Body clock scientists win Nobel Prize

2 October 2017 From the section Health Image copyright Getty Images Three scientists who unravelled how our bodies tell time have won the 2017 Nobel Prize for physiology or medicine. The body clock – or circadian rhythm – keeps us in tune with the movement...
Las Vegas: Active shooter reported near Mandalay Bay

Las Vegas: Active shooter reported near Mandalay Bay

Las Vegas: Active shooter reported near Mandalay Bay 2 October 2017 From the section US & Canada Image copyright Getty Images Police in Las Vegas are responding to reports of an active shooter near the Mandalay Bay Hotel. At least one gunman is reported to have...
American women died in Vietnam, too

American women died in Vietnam, too

There are more than 58,000 names on the Vietnam Veteran's Memorial in Washington, D.C. Eight of them belong to women. Derek Key, CC BY-SA Visiting the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Wall in Washington, D.C., it’s easy to overlook the names of eight women inscribed on...

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