8 Ways To Sleep Better When It’s Blistering Hot Outside

June 22, 2017

… accidentsto increased risk of developing heart diseaseand Type 2 diabetes. 1. Close the windows and draw the blinds gpointstudio via Getty Images As it cools off in the evening … thats a good TIME to have your windows open [and get some air circulating], she said. When your windows are closed, the best thing to do is circulate the air in the room with a good fan. Increasing air circulation is critical to cooling down your bedroom, June says.Opening your bedroom door to allow more …

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After cop shot Castile, 4-year-old worried her mom would be next

June 22, 2017

… Castile dated on and off for three years, she had testified during the trial. Castile, 32, had cared for Reynolds’ daughter and helped provide for them. They were living together at the TIME of his death. In the squad car at one point, Reynolds held her daughter on her lap. “What are we going to do?” she asked tearfully. The girl sobbed that Castile was “our favorite guy that we used to have.” “He was the only one that was there for us,” her mom said. …

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Friend or food? China’s ‘civil war’ over dogs

June 22, 2017

(CNN)It’s an international public relations disaster for China. People worldwide condemn the event and call for an end to the country’s dog meat trade. Within China, where dogs are increasingly seen as pets rather than dinner, opposition to the festival is growing. Why not end dog meat trade? So, why won’t the Yulin authorities publicly denounce the festival and end the trade? First, dog meat consumption is not illegal. At a TIME when the consumption happens …

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Carmakers call for transitional EU deal – BBC News

June 20, 2017

EU: No plans for Brexit concessions Rolls-Royce warns against ‘hard Brexit’ UK car plants also depend heavily on the free movement of components to and from the continent. The SMMT said any new relationship with the EU would need to address tariff and non-tariff barriers, regulatory and labour issues, “all of which will take TIME to negotiate”. “We accept that we are leaving the European Union,” said chief executive Mike Hawes. “But our biggest …

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Jews, Christians and Muslims make holy ground in America’s heartland

June 19, 2017

Omaha, Nebraska (CNN)When most people think of Omaha, they imagine sizzling steaks, billionaire Warren Buffet or even former NFL quarterback Peyton Manning calling out before the snap. (Remember “Omaha-Omaha”?). A rabbi, a reverend and an imam (no, it’s not a setup joke) are partners in a decadelong quest to bring together the three Abrahamic faiths — Judaism, Christianity and Islam — to share and worship on the same property. …

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Hospital designs that are changing the way you’re cared for

June 19, 2017

… bringing some pleasure — simple pleasures — to people who are having a really hard TIME.” Throughout the design process, de Rijke and his team researched cancer treatment and healthcare architecture extensively. As well as consulting Maggie’s, they spoke with cancer patients and their loved ones to figure out how to make the new center as comfortable as possible. Their findings present themselves subtly throughout the 2,800 square-foot center. Wooden handles replace …

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Patagonia’s CEO Is Ready To Lead The Corporate Resistance To Trump

June 18, 2017

… state under consideration, said on Monday. If the administration moves forward with that plan, if he puts this plan before Congress, I will fight him every step of the way. Patagonia said it would also consider its legal options if Congress acts, but would likely have a tougher TIME with that. At the very least, the company said its already considering putting its efforts behind pro-environment candidates in the 2018 election. Marcario said she had no interest in directly funding individual …

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‘God Help America’: Philando Castile’s Girlfriend Speaks Out After Cop’s Acquittal

June 18, 2017

… Officer Yanez a voluntary separation agreement to help him transition to another career other than being a St. Anthony officer. Since the fatal shooting of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri, in 2014,a total of 17 cases involving police officers charged with murder or manslaughter have gone before juries. Majority-white juries have decided 15 of those verdicts. Juries have shown TIME and TIME again that theyre not willing to second-guess officers who get on the stand and testify at their …

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Foreign Carmakers Invoke Reagan To Sway Trump On Trade

June 17, 2017

… return to a TIME of less competition and less choice for consumers? Notwithstanding foreign carmakers employment of American workers, their critics lament that they have largely fought off unionization efforts and deliberately located most of their facilities in the American South, where laws and political culture are more hostile to union formation. Unionized auto manufacturing jobs at American carmakers in the Midwest typically offer higher pay and safer working conditions than their …

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Independence Day Fast Facts

June 17, 2017

… most popular day for grilling. Nathan’s Hot Dog Eating Contest:The winner eats the most hot dogs and buns within 10 minutes to win prize money and the Mustard Belt. Joey Chestnut of San Jose, California, has won the title nine TIMEs (2007-2014 and 2016). He also holds the world record for eating 73 hot dogs. 1916 – The Fourth of July Hot Dog Eating Contest is held at the original Nathan’s Famous at Coney Island. 2011 – For the first TIME, men and women compete …

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Muslims keep alive Kolkata’s Jewish schools, stores and traditions

June 16, 2017

Kolkata, India (CNN)When Mitana Alexander bid goodbye to Kolkata’s Jewish Girls School in 1975, she was its last Jewish student. The bulk of the others were Muslims. They were worried because she was last remaining occupant of a Jews-only dormitory, as most Jewish girls they had known had migrated to Israkel, America or Europe “with their folks.” A new age for India’s Anglo-Indians …

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Ebola nurse Pauline Cafferkey meets disease survivors – BBC News

June 16, 2017

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionEbola nurse Pauline Cafferkey: The Western world has moved on Scottish nurse Pauline Cafferkey has returned to Sierra Leone for the first TIME since contracting Ebola there in 2014. She went back to fundraise for children orphaned by the epidemic and to close a chapter of her life. The last TIME Mbalu met Pauline, the teenager was sick with Ebola and fighting for her life. Pauline cared for her while smothered in a personal …

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Here’s What We Know About The U.S. Open Airship Crash

June 16, 2017

… depressurize, The Guardian reported. Walsh told Milwaukee news station WTMJ-TV that Thompson was an experienced and careful pilot who was wearing a fireproof flight suit at the TIME of the crash. The crash left Thompson with burns on 40 percent of his body. Thursdays crash involved a hot air balloon known as a thermal airship, according to Jon Radowski, owner of hot air balloon manufacturer Apex Balloons.Unlike a traditional blimp, which is inflated with helium, a thermal airship uses …

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After the game, can the good feelings last?

June 16, 2017

… togetherness. Congressional baseball players: We must unite “We are dealing with a deeply entrenched, deeply ingrained system that has been perpetuated for a long TIME, so is it easy to change? No. But can we, of course we can, we just have to have the will to do it,” Republican Rep. Brian Fitzpatrick told CNN’s Phil Mattingly. Plenty of members of Congress, shocked at what happened Wednesday morning at baseball practice in suburban Alexandria, Virginia, and deeply …

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Executions in Pakistan: Is ISIS targeting China?

June 15, 2017

… “oppressor” of Muslims. That this was not mere rhetoric was demonstrated by the group’s subsequent execution of a Chinese citizen, Fan Jinghui, in Iraq on 20 November 2015. Finally, in February this year ISIS also released a slickly produced propaganda video detailing for the first TIME “scenes from the life of immigrants from East Turkistan [Xinjiang] in the land of the Caliphate” in which a Uyghur militant promised to “shed blood like rivers” to …

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Borough Market opens after London Bridge terror attack – BBC News

June 15, 2017

… of condolence have also been left on a wall at the south end of the bridge Staff at one restaurant in the market, which will be reopening on Wednesday lunchTIME, said they had “emerged from a tough TIME as a stronger family”. Workers in the El Pastor were hailed as heroes for throwing objects at the terrorists as they burst in during the attack. In a post on the restaurant’s Instagram page, they said “the kindness and bravery shown by individuals and groups on the the …

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Theresa May: 10 reasons why the PM blew her majority – BBC News

June 14, 2017

… children were being axed, when in fact the plan was to end the free lunches for all infants, which benefits the better-off. 6) Not reacting to the Labour surge Image copyright Getty Images People knew very little about Theresa May before the campaign started – she had been home secretary for a long TIME but had not courted publicity like some of her cabinet colleagues. An introvert, by Westminster standards, who does not like talking about her private feelings, she tended to come …

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For The First Time In Forever, ‘Frozen’ Is Back

June 14, 2017

Walt Disney Animation Studios and Pixar Animation Studios have come together to deliver another Frozen treat before the official sequel hits theaters in 2019. This TIME, its Olaf who gets top billing in Olafs Frozen Adventure, as the lovable snowman embarks on a hunt for Arendelles best holiday tradition. The short film features four new songs in addition to bringing back original cast members,including Kristen Bell (Anna), Josh Gad (Olaf), Jonathan Groff (Kristoff) and Idina Menzel (Elsa) …

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The questions that could determine Sessions’ fate

June 13, 2017

… you have with the Russian ambassador or any other Russian officials in 2016? What were the topics discussed? And why did you fail to provide information about the meetings you had with Russian Ambassador Sergey Kislyak on your security clearance form? These are the most obvious questions — and frankly the reason Sessions finds himself in hot water. This is the first TIME he will be speaking under oath about the nature of his discussions with Russian officials, and if he answers honestly, …

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Could football help ease tensions between North and South Korea?

June 13, 2017

… aside, northeast Asia is well situated for the World Cup. South Korea, Japan and China all have extensive sporting facilities — South Korea and Japan co-hosted the successful 2002 World Cup, the first TIME the tournament was held in Asia. Beijing hosted the 2008 Olympics, while Tokyo is due to host the 2020 games. If the three countries, along with North Korea, put forward a joint bid, it would likely be a compelling one, without the need for extensive stadium development as in Qatar, …

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London Bridge attack : ‘I helped 200 people hide in a pub cellar’ – BBC News

June 11, 2017

… and stabbing people nearby. Insp Cole said the memories would “stick with me for a long TIME”. Dozens of people were also injured in the attack, which began shortly before 22:00 BST. Image copyright Metropolitan Police/AFP/Getty Image caption The eight victims of the London Bridge terror attack. Top row left to right: Alexandre Pigeard, Christine Archibald, Ignacio Echevarria, Sara Zelenak. Bottom row left to right: James McMullan, Kirsty Boden, Xavier Thomas and Sebastien …

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Election 2017: What you want to know about the result – BBC News

June 11, 2017

… out by the Act. How will a hung Parliament affect Brexit? The single reason Mrs May said she called the election was to strengthen her position in negotiating a good Brexit deal. It is inevitable now that with a reduced majority she will have to compromise her aims in order to get support from the other parties. In particular the DUP – with whom Mrs May has said she will work – could be very influential here. TIME is of the essence though, as negotiations with the remaining European …

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Bill Maher Is A Dangerous White Man

June 11, 2017

… desensitizes his audience to race matters throughout the country, which black people (and all people of color, more broadly) can ill afford. And with people of color frequently relying upon white allies to serve as vehicles toward racial progress, the prospect of continued national apathy to our plight and dismissal of our grievances is an ill omen. Dr. Michael Eric Dyson was not originally scheduled to appear on last nights episode of Real TIME With Bill Maher. Dyson, a friend of the …

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Still-Blinking Beached Humpback Whale Euthanized After Failed Rescue

June 11, 2017

… own. Due to rough waters, rescuers determined that it was too dangerous for the boat to try to tow the whale back out to seaand that it was TIME to end the whales suffering, according to Australias ABC News. Its been a very, very difficult afternoon for everybody involved, Shona Lorigan, vice president of the marine rescue organization ORRCA, told the Sydney Morning Herald.Mother natures not helped us today;the waves are getting bigger as I watch,Lorigan said As the weather grew worse, the …

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Election results 2017: May to finalise cabinet amid DUP talks – BBC News

June 10, 2017

… win the election and adopt a “very different approach and style of leadership”. Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionTheresa May: ‘Let’s get to work’ Mrs May announced her intention to work with the DUP to form a government on Friday, just hours after an election that left the UK with a hung parliament for the second TIME in seven years. Speaking on the steps of No 10 after an audience with the Queen, the prime minister said the parties …

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