The Tiny Nation Of Palau Will Ban Most Sunscreens In Effort To Save Coral Reefs

Palau, a tiny island nation in the Pacific, will ban many of the most common types of sunscreen in an effort to protect the country’s sensitive environment, a dramatic move to help aid some of the planet’s beleaguered coral reefs.President Tommy Remengesau signed new legislation last week that will ban “reef toxic” sunscreens beginning in…

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Jamal Khashoggi’s Body Dissolved After Dismemberment, Turkish Official Says

The body of journalist Jamal Khashoggi may have been dissolved in acid after he was killed at the Saudi consulate in Istanbul, an adviser to Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan told a Turkish newspaper this week.The adviser, Yasin Aktay, said that’s why the body of Khashoggi, a Washington Post columnist and U.S. resident, was cut into…

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NPR Journalist Accuses Former Indian Minister MJ Akbar Of Rape

Hindustan Times via Getty Images M.J. Akbar in New Delhi on June 25. In a Nov. 1 Washington Post op-ed, NPR’s chief business editor, Pallavi Gogoi, accused him of sexual harassment, physical assault and rape when she worked for him more than two decades ago.  The chief business editor at NPR, Pallavi Gogoi, accused former Indian…

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Pompeo Says ‘Handful More Weeks’ Before U.S. Responds To Khashoggi Killing

Business Insider UK WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Thursday it would be a “handful more weeks” before the United States had enough evidence to impose sanctions in response to the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi at the Saudi consulate in Istanbul.Pompeo, in an interview with KMOX radio in St.…

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