Sustainability

Everlane's New Sneaker Treads Lightly on the Environment

14 minutes ago   |   Wired

The brand known for its fashionable apparel has launched a sneaker made of recycled and sustainably sourced materials.
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Officials: Teen's claim she was attacked in suburban forest preserve deemed a ‘hoax'

12 hours ago   |   WGN TV

DUPAGE COUNTY, Ill. - DuPage County officials announced Wednesday that a teenage girl's claim she was attacked at a suburban forest preserve are unfounded. The 16-year-old girl...
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Preparing for the Worst: How to Make Sure you Are Ready for Unforeseen Bumps in the Road

15 hours ago   |   Business

"Hope for the best and prepare for the worst" - wiser words were never spoken when it comes to maintaining a sustainable business. As a small business owner, being your own...
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Boy dies days after accidentally shooting himself in head: cops

Boy dies days after accidentally shooting himself in head: cops

19 hours ago   |   New York Post

A 12-year-old Yonkers boy succumbed to injuries sustained when he shot himself in the head with an illegal gun in what police believe was a tragic accident, authorities said...
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Green plastic production made easy

20 hours ago   |   Science Daily

A one-step method enables scalable and more environmentally friendly production of plant-derived plastic monomers, paving the way towards the mass production of a sustainable...
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Notre Dame Isn't the First Historic Building To Be Rebuilt After Burning Down. Here Are 6 Others

Notre Dame Isn't the First Historic Building To Be Rebuilt After Burning Down. Here Are 6 Others

20 hours ago   |   Time

The massive fire that engulfed Paris' landmark Notre Dame Cathedral on Monday, causing the monument's iconic spire to collapse, highlighted the difficulty in protecting...
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Notre Dame an inspiration in film, music and books

22 hours ago   |   National Post

NEW YORK - The Notre-Dame de Paris, which sustained a devastating fire Monday, has inspired writers, painters and filmmakers for hundreds of years. Here are some notable...
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A wealthy investor who wants to break up big tech asks: 'Why in the world would you want a country run by a few self-appointed capitalists?'

A wealthy investor who wants to break up big tech asks: 'Why in the world would you want a country run by a few self-appointed capitalists?'

23 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Nick Hanauer is a wealthy, Seattle-based venture capitalist and progressive political activist who successfully lobbied for a raise in Seattle's minimum wage. He said that...
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Multinational shuts Nova Scotia carpet plant, moves work to Georgia

23 hours ago   |   National Post

TRURO, N.S. - Hundreds of workers will soon be without jobs following the closure of a Truro, N.S., carpet plant, one of the city's oldest operating manufacturers. The 240...
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In the news today, April 17

1 day ago   |   National Post

Five stories in the news for Wednesday, April 17 -- LOONIE MARKING GAY ‘EQUALITY' SPARKS CONCERN A new commemorative loonie is sparking concern among academics and advocates...
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Diver who helped save Thai soccer team is rescued from Tennessee cave

Diver who helped save Thai soccer team is rescued from Tennessee cave

Josh Bratchley was found in an air pocket in the flooded cave. Read more ...

North Korea says it tested new weapon, wants Secretary of State Mike Pompeo...

North Korea says it tested new weapon, wants Secretary of State Mike Pompeo replaced in negotiations

North Korea wants U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo replaced in nuclear negotiations, according to reports. Read more ...

Justice Department to release two versions of redacted Mueller report

Justice Department to release two versions of redacted Mueller report

While one is being released to the public, another will eventually go to a limited number of members of Congress. Here's how they'll differ. Read more ...

Steelers announce 2019 regular season schedule

Steelers announce 2019 regular season schedule

Steelers open regular season on road against the Super Bowl champion New England Patriots Read more ...

We have a winner! Gambler sets another 1-day winnings record on 'Jeopardy!'

We have a winner! Gambler sets another 1-day winnings record on 'Jeopardy!'

Before James Holzhauer's run, the previous episode record was $77,000 Read more ...

Man arrested with gas cans, lighters at St. Patrick's Cathedral in New York

Man arrested with gas cans, lighters at St. Patrick's Cathedral in New York

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Here is exactly how and when the Mueller report is going to be released

Here is exactly how and when the Mueller report is going to be released

Special counsel Robert Mueller's Russia report, in redacted form, is due out on Thursday in a multi-stage process. Attorney General William Barr will give a press conference on... Read more ...

Diver who helped save Thai soccer team is missing inside cave

Diver who helped save Thai soccer team is missing inside cave

An expert diver who helped save the team of young Thai soccer players last summer has gone missing inside a Tennessee cave. Authorities are preparing to send a rescuer inside... Read more ...

Prosecutors plan to release video from prostitution case of Patriots owner...

Prosecutors plan to release video from prostitution case of Patriots owner Robert Kraft

The state plans to release the video soon, but it may not show all the obscene details. Read more ...

Sol Pais, the woman 'infatuated with Columbine' and at the center of a...

Sol Pais, the woman 'infatuated with Columbine' and at the center of a massive manhunt, is a high school student from Miami

Sol Pais, an 18-year-old Florida woman, is wanted by the FBI and at the center of a "massive manhunt" in Colorado over what law enforcement have described to be a "credible... Read more ...