March 16, 2017

Foreign medical students say travel ban places their futures in jeopardy

Courtesy Ahmed Alsayed(NEW YORK) — Sudanese-born Ahmed Alsayed graduated high school at age 15 with a single-minded goal: become a doctor. A precocious student, Alsayed managed […]
March 16, 2017

Study: Great Barrier Reef suffering due to global warming

ltos/iStock/Thinkstock(SYDNEY) — Warmer than normal seawater is contributing to the death of Australia's Great Barrier Reef, researchers say.An article published in the journal Nature shows that […]
March 15, 2017

US renews calls for peace in Syria as civil war enters seventh year

the_guitar_mann/iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley offered a statement on Wednesday marking the seventh year of civil war in Syria."Today marks […]
March 15, 2017

Refugees who once sought asylum in the US now flee north to Canada

emarto/iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Immigrants who were once desperate to get into the United States are now doing everything in their power to get out, risking it […]