by | March 15, 2018 | 05:34

As for the unhappiest place in the world, that dubious honour goes to Burundi in east Africa. And coming from fifth place on last year's table, this year's victor is... Commenting on the report , Meik Wiking , CEO of the Happiness Research Institute , based in Denmark , told HuffPost UK: "The Nordic "secret" to happiness lies in their ability to limit misery - that is, people who report very low levels of happiness".

by | March 10, 2018 | 01:29

On Sunday, our clocks spring forward one hour to Daylight Saving Time. "As Daylight Saving Time begins, we encourage citizens to change the batteries in their smoke alarms if necessary and check the age of these important devices". "Practicing your home fire escape plan with your family all in the same weekend is a great way to keep your loved ones safe". Smoke detectors are getting "more efficient" as well, says Yancey.

by | March 10, 2018 | 01:31

On Thursday, Jaylen Brown was on the break when he completed a dunk, but came down straight on his head with a awkward fall and it was all bad. Instead, a completely off-balance Brown appeared to land neck first - upon closer inspection, his upper back and shoulder took the brunt of it - in a spill that shocked everyone at Minneapolis's Target Center, as well as viewers from afar.

by | February 21, 2018 | 06:37

Rounds of heavy rain and thunderstorms move in on Wednesday and last through the upcoming weekend. National Weather Service meteorologist Gino Izzi said floods are a threat just about everywhere in the Chicago region, especially in traditionally flood-prone areas.

by | February 18, 2018 | 06:03

A minor quake near Swansea which could be felt across parts of the United Kingdom was "frightening", residents in Wales have said. People across south-west England and Wales say they felt their homes and workplaces shake. A spokesperson told Sky News it was "reasonably-sized" and that the effects had been felt as far afield as Devon and Birmingham. One Lancastrian, Emmy Bell, took to Twitter to say her auto was rocking in Asda vehicle park in Deepdale.

by | February 18, 2018 | 06:03

The organization will more than triple its budget to pay for Oxfam's safeguarding team and additional investigative staff - and will establish a global database to ensure sex offenders can't falsify references. "I think that these people should be considered persona non grata", she said of the charity, which spent $15 million on its operations in the country past year and employs 248 staff.

by | February 12, 2018 | 01:09

Liverpool have climbed back into third in the Premier League table on Sunday evening. The two-goal lead was harsh on Southampton going into half time, but it nearly got worse in the opening stages of the second half when Mane's acrobatic effort was blocked and fell at the feet of Salah , although this time the prolific winger scooped his finish over the crossbar.

by | January 31, 2018 | 07:33

The report in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences did not compare the cancer-causing potential of traditional cigarettes to e-cigarettes. This breakthrough follows on from a report published a week earlier (23 January), in which it was suggested that e-cigarettes can help adults to quit smoking conventional cigarettes.

by | January 27, 2018 | 19:21

Seeking PM's intervention on the ongoing river water dispute, Vatal Nagaraj, who heads "Kannada Okoota", an organistaion of Kannada bodies which led the protest march from town hall to Freedom Park in Bengaluru , was quoted by PTI as saying, "Bandh has got very good response".

by | January 24, 2018 | 12:14

The HomePod will mark Apple's first major new hardware category since the Apple Watch launched in 2015 and fits into the company's growing ecosystem of accessories, which also includes AirPods . "It's gonna rock the house", he continued. A software update is already planned for later in the year which will allow for multiroom audio - or stereo sound - for anyone with multiple HomePods.

by | January 24, 2018 | 12:15

Apparently the notch in the top of the screen is too big, impacting sales in China specifically where it is felt the iPhone 8 Plus has more space. Too bad we still don't know how many iPhones were shipped in total, either in the U.S. Right now Apple has the iPhone 7, iPhone 7 Plus, iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus, and iPhone X . Introducing the iPhone 9 this year is possible, but that sounds like a step backwards with the iPhone X (pronounced "ten") already on store shelves.

by | January 22, 2018 | 02:05

The South China Morning Post reported another ministry spokesman said the Hopper was within 12 nautical miles of the island on Wednesday. "We strongly urge the US side to immediately correct its mistake and stop making such provocative moves so as to avoid undermining China-US relations and regional peace and stability", he said.

by | January 21, 2018 | 00:20

The fire was of a make four category. The authorities say at least two major fires are reported from the industrial zone every year. AAP chief Kejriwal, who visited the site late tonight, said the truth will come out only after the inquiry, which has been ordered by the government.

by | January 21, 2018 | 00:16

This was Sharapova's first appearance at the Australian Open since 2016, when she tested positive for meldonium and later was handed a 15-month ban. Djokovic took a medical timeout in the second set to have his back and legs massaged but appeared to show little ill effects for the rest of the match.

by | January 19, 2018 | 02:43

The flu season generally lasts from October through May. Of those 50 Hoosiers who have died of the flu, 36 of the victims were age 65 or older. The spread of the flu has led to an increase in hospitalizations by 215, which is an 80 percent increase from the previous week.

by | January 14, 2018 | 00:13

The House passed a bill in November extending CHIP for five more years, but the Senate has yet to do so. The mechanics are wonky, but this is the gist: Repealing the mandate increases ACA premiums; because ACA coverage is the alternative to CHIP for many kids, it would cost the federal government more if CHIP were to end and those children moved to the ACA markets.

by | January 13, 2018 | 01:43

Sinn Féin leader in Northern Ireland, Michelle O'Neill, says her party is still "up for government". "I have a small lesion in my right lung which needs to be removed". "His unwavering commitment - in public and in private - over the previous year to securing the effective operation of the devolved power-sharing institutions in Belfast has been hugely important", he said.

by | January 09, 2018 | 00:32

She says during November and December the Red Cross was short 28,000 donors from normal levels. There are a number of blood drives being held in Erie, Niagara, Cattaraugus, Allegany, Wyoming, Orleans and Chautauqua Counties over the next few weeks.

by | December 14, 2017 | 10:20

New Castle County has seen the highest number of confirmed cases with 24 people, while there have been 12 cases in Kent County and 10 cases in Sussex County. Another study published in the summer of 2016 showed that people 50 years and older who got a flu vaccine reduced their risk of getting hospitalized from flu by 57 percent.

by | December 09, 2017 | 10:42

He also said that the current political climate of many women coming forward with allegations of sexual harassment led him to want to avoid an Ethics Committee investigation. After having twins with a surrogate, the couple sought additional children, he said. After Ryan brought the claims to Franks, he filed a complaint with the Ethics Committee and asked Franks to resign.

by | December 08, 2017 | 01:47

Despite that guidance, less than half of Americans have received a shot this season. The CDC says this is side effect is rare, but a court found Smith was entitled to compensation. Welltok's data also reveals that seniors with certain comorbidities are far more susceptible to hospitalization if they contract the flu virus . Experts warn this could be an early sign that the U.S.

by | December 03, 2017 | 00:59

Earl Kimrey, 32, was being held Saturday on more than $1 million bond at the Onslow County Detention Center following his arrest for concealing a death, obstruction of justice and other charges, according to the Onslow County Sheriff's Office.

by | December 03, 2017 | 00:57

For dramatic effect, Trump was flanked by two empty chairs where the Senate and House Minority Leaders would be sitting had they showed up to the White House . Schumer and Pelosi were swift to jump on Trump's tweet in their response. But on Tuesday, the alliance with "Chuck and Nancy" was no more . Lawmakers would like to pass a spending measure to fund the government through the rest of the 2018 fiscal year, which goes through September 30.

by | December 02, 2017 | 00:44

Given the number of times both nations have met, it could be argued that Nigeria should now understand better how to prepare for and prosecute a World Cup game against La Albiceleste . We hope we keep on making people happy. "But I am confident that we can make it out of the group", he said. Morocco will have their work cut out against Cristiano Ronaldo and company, as well as 2010 World Champions Spain.

by | November 25, 2017 | 00:47

St. Cloud's 57-degree high was also a record, surpassing its previous high of 56 degrees in 1990, according to the weather service. After a thankful day of record-setting high temperatures across western and central North Dakota, mild weather is expected to follow next week, according to the National Weather Service .

by | November 14, 2017 | 00:42

But as India's federal environmental court ruled against any exemptions - not including emergency vehicles and those running on greener compressed natural gas (CNG), or most of Delhi's public transport - local authorities said the scheme would be halted.

by | November 08, 2017 | 00:37

Police arrived at the home on Buena Vista Drive shortly after 10:30 a.m. Friday and found Coffey unresponsive. FSU Vice President for Student Affairs Amy Hecht said her division will create new rules in the coming weeks "to ensure the future of fraternity and sorority life".

by | November 01, 2017 | 00:28

They're urging people to get a flu shot now before it gets any worse in our own community. Additionally, hospital and EMS systems were strained by the increased demand of patients seeking immediate care. Those with fevers and cough should stay at home until they have been fever free (a temp less than 100.4 F) at least 24 hours without taking Tylenol or Ibuprofen before returning to work, school or daycare.

by | October 30, 2017 | 01:53

A report in The Washington Post , noting that the company is based in Whitefish, Montana, the hometown of Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke, set off a storm of criticism this week and triggered calls for inquiries by Congress. Whitefish had just two employees when Maria struck the island. Whitefish has said that its expertise working in mountainous terrain qualifies it for the job and that its business model calls for rapidly expanding using subcontractors.

by | October 05, 2017 | 00:33

Previous year was the first time solar energy growth had surpassed any other fuel as a source of power, the report said, surpassing the net growth in coal. The IEA put much of the solar surge down to a large reduction in the cost of deployment and increased support from governments. By 2022, China is predicted to produce over 360 GW of green energy, representing 40 percent of the world's total output, according to the report.

by | October 05, 2017 | 00:29

The recently re-opened US embassy in Cuba will have its staffing reduced to emergency personnel only, and visa operations have been suspended indefinitely as a result of the action. "By suspending the issuance of visas to Cubans on the island, Washington seeks to provoke discontent on the island", he said. From his perch on the U.S.

by | October 03, 2017 | 02:10

Trump also dragged Cruz on Twitter over her "poor leadership" skills. The president interrupted his weekend at his eponymous New Jersey golf club to tweet: "They want everything to be done for them when it should be a community effort".

by | September 20, 2017 | 00:45

Valued at more than $1 billion higher than any other franchise, Dallas' "America's Team" nickname carries some validation on this list . The league owes this success to new stadium investments, stadium renovations and exuberating rights fees.

by | September 08, 2017 | 00:39

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday met Myanmar's State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi and the two leaders discussed ways to further cement the bilateral relations. - They also signed MoU on enhancing the cooperation on upgradation of the women's police training centre at Yamethin in Myanmar. Myanmar is one of India's strategic neighbours and shares a 1,640-km-long border with a number of northeastern states including militancy-hit Nagaland and Manipur.

by | September 01, 2017 | 01:53

In many ways this song (and presumably the entirety of her forthcoming album " Reputation ") is about the toxicity of fame culture, acting as an interrogation of our conception of celebrity. Even so, she is making it clear through her album artwork, featuring text styled after popular physical newspapers like The New York Times, that it isn't only trashy tabloids making money by attacking her reputation .