Art

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Education

4 In 5 Parents Want It In  NPR

4 In 5 Parents Want It In NPR

More than 80% of parents in the U.S. support the teaching of climate change. And that support crosses political divides, according to the results of an exclusive new NPR/Ipsos poll: Whether they have children or not, two-thirds of Republicans and 9 in 10 Democrats agree that the subject needs to be taught in school. A separate poll of teachers found that they are even more supportive, in theory — 86% agree that climate change should be taught. ... Full story

Economics

Council spending on single homelessness 'down by £5bn since 2009'

Council spending on single homelessness 'down by £5bn since 2009'

Support services for single homeless people in England have lost £5bn since 2009, leaving people at risk with "nowhere to turn", charities say. Analysis for St Mungo's and Homeless Link found as councils faced central government funding cuts, such services lost an average of £590m a year. Rough sleeping, the most extreme form of homelessness, rose 165% over around the same period, the charities say. The government has set up more projects to ... Full story

Entertainment

‘CBS Has a White Problem’: Executive Blasts Toxic Culture at Network in Explosive Letter

‘CBS Has a White Problem’: Executive Blasts Toxic Culture at Network in Explosive Letter

Last year, CBS hired two white-shoe law firms to conduct an independent investigation into alleged misconduct by then-CEO Leslie Moonves, as well as broader cultural issues at CBS . Writing for Variety, Whitney Davis — a veteran of the company’s news and entertainment divisions — describes how the investigation prompted her to reconsider her nearly decade-and-a-half career at CBS. In February, I decided to part ways with CBS, the corporation ... Full story

Health

Netherlands 'hosts most child sex abuse images'  News

Netherlands 'hosts most child sex abuse images' News

Almost half of the child sexual abuse images reported to the Internet Watch Foundation last year were hosted in the Netherlands, the organisation says. It confirmed more than 105,000 web addresses were connected to illegal images in 2018, with 47% of the content hosted in the Netherlands. It warned that the country was becoming a "safe haven for child sexual abuse". The Dutch government has acknowledged an increase in reports of child abuse ... Full story

Law

‘American Made’ Plane Crash Lawsuits End in Settlement

‘American Made’ Plane Crash Lawsuits End in Settlement

The producers of the Tom Cruise film “ American Made ” have settled all litigation surrounding a 2015 plane crash in Colombia that killed two pilots. The settlement resolves pending suits in both California and Georgia. A notice of settlement was filed in Santa Monica Superior Court on Monday. Terms of the settlement were not disclosed. The litigation arose from the crash of an Aerostar 600 on a flight from Santa Fe de Antioquia to Medellin on ... Full story

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Politics

'Inspired' by Greta and 'no room' for Trump

'Inspired' by Greta and 'no room' for Trump

Image caption The Guardian is among the papers to lead on climate change activist Greta Thunberg's Westminster speech. The paper reports that the 16-year-old accused MPs of lying about the UK's role in climate change and hit out at MPs over the government's support for fossil fuels and airport expansion. Image caption The Metro says the Environment Secretary, Michael Gove, told Greta Thunberg that her calls for action had "been heard". The ... Full story

Sport

Meningitis amputee 'can even drive car'

Meningitis amputee 'can even drive car'

Image caption Mike Davies said he accepted his hands and legs "needed to go". A man who almost died from meningitis has revealed how he began to look forward to having his limbs amputated. Mike Davies, 60, from Brighton, spent 70 days in intensive care with meningococcal meningitis and septicaemia. During this time, he said he knew his hands and feet were "dead" and he would recover better without them. Now he says he is in a positive place and ... Full story

Technology

EXO's Chanyeol walks a golden field in 'SSFW' teaser image for 'SM Station 3'

EXO's Chanyeol walks a golden field in 'SSFW' teaser image for 'SM Station 3'

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