Children in America’s poorest communities have three times the risk of dying from child abuse before age 5 as children in the wealthiest neighborhoods, a new study found.
Poorest preschoolers most vulnerable to fatal child abuse
The world just blasted through a huge milestone for carbon dioxide. The planet has more of the gas in its atmosphere than it has for millions of years, after the Mauna Loa Observatory recorded its first reading of more than 410 parts per million.
World breaks through carbon dioxide threshold
Oslo, London and Amsterdam are leading a shift by major cities to eliminate greenhouse gas emissions from transport, helped by new technologies that will curb climate change and reduce air pollution, a study showed.
Oslo, London lead push for greener transport
A ‘daddy day’? More time to spend at home? Men don't need to work part-time to ensure their well-being. In fact, they are happier if they ‘just’ work full-time. This is one conclusion of the PhD research by sociologist Sean de Hoon who examined the influence of family relationships and parenthood on differences in happiness, income and health.
Men are happier when they work full-time
Valuable findings, including remains of a pottery kiln dating back to the Seljuk and Ilkhanate eras were identified in Famenin, Hamedan province, an official said.
Pottery kiln discovered in western Iran
Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif conferred with his Chinese counterpart Wang Yi on the sidelines of the first International Forum on Ancient Civilizations in Athens, Greece, on Sunday.
Zarif confers with Chinese counterpart
As immigration enforcement ramps up, so rises the fear of undocumented parents about the fate of their children if they are separated by deportation and returned to their native country.
Undocumented immigrants plan for their children
The concept of mindfulness has gained momentum in recent years as people struggle with increasingly stressful lives.
Mindfulness only works for women

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