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18th fissure opens and lava bombs fly as Kilauea's eruption shows no sign of slowing down

<b>(CNN) —</b> Scalding, black lava crept out of the largest fissure ripped open by Hawaii's Kilauea Volcano, consuming the lush, green landscape around it and lobbing balls of magma known as "spatter bombs" 500 feet into the air, according to footage and reports from the US Geological Survey.<p>Fissure No. …

Geology

Your Team Wants to Work From Home. All You Have to Do Is Keep Them Connected.

The option to work flexible hours from home is one of the most prized perks, and probably the easiest one for employers to afford.<p>5 min read<p>With high-skill tech jobs in demand and the popularity of SaaS, telecommuting is the newest darling of tech companies across the globe. According to a survey …

East Africa’s deadly floods are a stark reminder of the region’s poor disaster preparedness

Torrential rains have uprooted hundreds of thousands of people across East Africa in recent weeks, offsetting a humanitarian disaster that is threatening the lives of entire communities.<p>In Kenya, floods have displaced over 260,000 people and killed 100 others in at least 15 of the country’s 47 …

Africa

U.S. Interior chief's $12,000 charter flight 'could have been avoided': watchdog

(Reuters) - U.S. Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke took an unnecessary charter flight in June that cost taxpayers over $12,000, the Interior Department's internal watchdog said on Monday - travel linked to his visit to a professional hockey team in Nevada.<p>The report from the department's Office of …

EPA

Triple Threat: New Pneumonia Is Drug-Resistant, Deadly And Contagious

In the past few years, there have been so many "superbugs" appearing in hospitals around the world that we here at Goats and Soda haven't had the time or resources to report on all of them.<p>But a new type of pneumonia emerging in China seems so important that we dropped what we were doing to write …

Microbiology

Amid Tumult at Uber, Bill Gurley Is Said to Be Leaving Board

Uber’s board of directors is undergoing more changes, a day after the resignation of the company’s chief executive, Travis Kalanick.<p>Bill Gurley, a longtime Uber board member who is an investor at the Silicon Valley venture capital firm Benchmark, is leaving the ride-hailing company’s board, …

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Thomas V. Daily, Bishop With Legacy Tarnished by Response to Abuse, Dies at 89

Thomas V. Daily, the bishop emeritus of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Brooklyn, who raised tens of millions of dollars to repair schools and churches but whose last years were marred by criticism of how he had handled the church’s sexual abuse scandals in Boston and Brooklyn, died early Monday in …

The Golden Gate Bridge Is a 'Suicide Magnet.' So Officials Are Adding a Net

The Golden Gate Bridge has long had a reputation as one of America’s most beautiful landmarks, and also one of its deadliest. For decades it has been …

10 Success lessons from Amancio Ortega – “Wealthiest Man in Europe” for entrepreneurs

Share27<p>Tweet<p>Share36<p>+14<p>Shares 67<p>With a net worth in excess of $66 billion, Amancio Ortega is the richest man in Europe and the wealthiest retailer in …

Choose A Book And Read To Your Barber, He'll Take A Little Money Off The Top

Jozef Jason came to the Fuller Cut barbershop for one reason: the kid's mohawk. It's almost second-grade picture day, and he wants to look good. He hops up onto an antique swivel chair and asks his barber for the new 'do.<p>"It's high on the top and short on the bottom, and lines that go in a diagonal …

Ann Arbor

Organise travel money

Get the convenience of cash while travelling, but with greater security - and great rates.<p>Have cash ready when you arrive at your destination - check …

Study: Lesbian, gay and bisexual students face harrowing violence at school

Despite historic gains in visibility and equality for lesbian and gay people, youth who do not identify as straight continue to face high levels of …

LGBTQI

Johnny Manziel's lawyer accidentally texted details of his case to the AP

We've all done it: the tweet that was supposed to be a DM, the infamous reply-all or the text reply to the wrong person.<p>It's just that most of us …

Jake Gyllenhaal on Heath Ledger's Death: 'It Affected Me in Ways I Can't Put Into Words'

Heath Ledger‘s death in 2008 sent shockwaves through many inside the Hollywood community, including Jake Gyllenhaal. The actor starred opposite …

Revenge of the Simple: How George W. Bush Gave Rise to Trump

To hear GOP insiders tell it, Doomsday is here. If Donald Trump scores huge on tonight and seizes control of the nomination in the Super Tuesday …

George W. Bush

29 Wonderful Things You Can Do Now That It's Really Cold Outside

Please pass the butter and the wooly socks.