September 1, 2017

As waters recede, focus shift to Houston's chemical plants

What began as a story about flooding, environmentalist groups say, has become about preventable environmental disaster. {$excerpt:n} Source: cnn-us
September 1, 2017

It's not just Harvey: August marked by deadly floods around world

It’s not just Texas. Severe floods around the world are washing through cities and villages, sweeping away homes and leaving a deadly toll. {$excerpt:n} […]
September 1, 2017

Houston bakers stranded by Harvey made bread for days

Four bakers found themselves trapped by rising waters when Harvey pummeled Houston — but instead of waiting around, they did what they do best. {$excerpt:n} […]
August 31, 2017

A wonder drug for heart disease that isn’t that wonderful

ON AUGUST 27th the results of a trial of an anti-inflammatory medicine called canakinumab were released at a meeting, in Barcelona, of the European Society of […]