Middle East: SERIOUS WORRIES ABOUT US POLICY GONE SERIOUSLY ASTRAY – Asia Media International

Middle East: SERIOUS WORRIES ABOUT US POLICY GONE SERIOUSLY ASTRAY – Asia Media International

TIA CARR WRITES —For the past three years, US Middle Eastern policy has been unprecedentedly volatile. With ISIS leader Baghdadi now dead following a US military operation, the world, and especially the American public, is left confused — particularly considering America’s history of relatively low-involvement in the Syrian conflict. Clearly, the US lacks a codified, […]

New Zealand's Paul Coll beaten in world squash champs final – Stuff.co.nz

New Zealand's Paul Coll beaten in world squash champs final – Stuff.co.nz

AP Paul Coll at full stretch in the world championship men’s singles final. New Zealand’s Paul Coll was no match for Egypt’s Tarek Momen in the world squash championships men’s singles final. Coll lost to the world No.3 in straight games – 11-8 11-3 11-4 – in 39 minutes in Doha, Qatar, on Saturday morning NZ […]

European Markets Close Higher On Trade Deal Optimism – Nasdaq

European Markets Close Higher On Trade Deal Optimism – Nasdaq

(RTTNews) – European markets ended higher on Friday amid fresh optimism about a potential U.S.-China trade deal after positive comments from a couple of White House officials. Investors were also reacting to economic data out of the U.S. and Europe, and quarterly earnings reports from some big-name European companies. An unexpected stimulus announced by the […]

The TikTok Megacelebrities of India – The Atlantic

The TikTok Megacelebrities of India – The Atlantic

NEW DELHI—On a hot afternoon on the lawns of a lavish country house south of India’s capital, Ronak Bhatia waited patiently for his shot at fame. He had followed an online ad posted by Celebrity Face, a New Delhi event company that holds regular talent hunts and celebrity shoots, and he was surrounded by hundreds […]

New twist on CRISPR technology – Phys.org

New twist on CRISPR technology – Phys.org

University of Delaware doctoral student Emily Berckman (left) and Prof. Wilfred Chen have found a new way to use CRISPR technology that will help chemists, biochemists and engineers working on such things as pharmaceuticals and biofuels. Credit: University of Delaware In a classic episode of an old-school TV comedy called I Love Lucy, we see […]

Rare syndrome causes man's eye to 'glow' – Fox News

Rare syndrome causes man's eye to 'glow' – Fox News

A rare syndrome caused a 44-year-old man’s eye to eerily resemble the flaming Eye of Sauron from “The Lord of the Rings.” The case came to light when the man, who was not identified in a report recently detailed in the New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM), went to an eye clinic to reestablish care […]