ICAN

Harford concludes another successful iCan Bike Camp

Harford County’s second annual iCan Bike Camp held its final session Friday, as campers received medals and a certificate signed by County Executive …

Disability

Hillsborough headed for a new mark: 25,000 charter school students

TAMPA — Three more charter schools will join the Hillsborough County system this year, pushing the number of students in these tax-funded, but …

Education

Stephen Curry Subpoenaed in Under Armour Suit Over 'I Can Do All Things' Slogan

Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry has been subpoenaed as part of a civil suit filed Tuesday by Under Armour against Battle Fashions, Inc., although he has not been named as part of the suit, according to Gary Peterson of the Bay Area News Group.<p>Battle Fashion alleges that Under Armour's "I …

Basketball

UN chief welcomes first anniversary of landmark treaty banning nuclear weapons

United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres on Saturday welcomed the first anniversary of the adoption of the milestone Treaty on the …

Nobel Prize

Banking inquiry didn't even scratch surface on ripping off Indigenous people

Shock and frustration filled the headlines after the banking royal commission in Darwin last week, as stories of predatory behaviour by funeral …

Indigenous Australians

Creative Director's Choice: Helo's Geordie Stephens discusses the importance of an anti-nuke VR experience

Creative Director’s Choice gives creative directors a chance to highlight the current work they think is the best out in the ad world – the ads and …

Virtual Reality

How Prohibiting Nuclear Weapons Changed the World

On July 7, 2017, the world made history. Surrounded by atomic-bomb survivors, antinuclear activists, members of the Red Cross, and UN officials, 122 …

Liberal View

A Year After Adoption of Historic UN Treaty, Support for Nuclear Disarmament Stronger Than Ever

As nuclear disarmament advocates marked the one-year anniversary of the United Nations Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons (TPNW), polling …

United Nations

Nobel cancels peace prize concert for lack of funds

OSLO (AFP) -<p>The traditional concert after the annual awarding of the Nobel Peace Prize on December 10 in Oslo will not be staged this year due to financial difficulties, the organisers said Tuesday.<p>"There will be no Nobel Peace Prize concert" in 2018, said a statement from the Nobel Institute, …

Nobel Prize

The Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty at 50 – Awaiting Good Faith

50 years ago on July 1, 1968 the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT) was signed. This landmark nuclear arms control treaty brought the world’s …

Nuclear Energy

Yaron Eshel, Life Science Director for iCAN: Israel-Cannabis to Attend International Cannabinoid Research Society Conference in Leiden, the Netherlands July 1-4

TEL AVIV, Israel, July 1, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Yaron Eshel, Director of Life Sciences for iCAN: Israel-Cannabis, a globally recognized Israeli company focused on the medical cannabis industry, will attend the International Cannabinoid Research Society conference, to be held in Leiden, the …

Cannabis Industry

Nuclear-free world unlikely as UN treaty turns 50

Fifty years after countries signed the UN Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty, there are still nearly 15,000 nuclear weapons spread around the world. …

War

Nobel prize winner Thomas Nash becomes social entrepreneur in residence

Disarmament activist Thomas Nash is best known for his Nobel Peace Prize, but now he has a new role as New Zealand's first social entrepreneur in …

Nobel Prize

Narrow Indigenous focus for banking inquiry 'disappointing'

Some Indigenous Australians are paying for four or five funeral insurance policies for their families. Even children have been signed up for …

Indigenous Australians

Good Deeds: Golf benefit raises $228,366 for Make-A-Wish; 300 volunteer during Day of Action

<b>Diaper drive:</b> Catholic Charities of Omaha and Spirit Catholic Radio collected nearly 6,000 diapers during a May diaper drive. Diapers, wipes, new …

Potatoes

Inquiry focus on indigenous banking issues

Some indigenous Australians are paying for four or five funeral insurance policies for their families. Even children have been signed up for plans.

Torres Strait Islander

Emre Can Bids Farewell To Liverpool Supporters

The ex-Red sent a message to Liverpool fans upon the completion of his free transfer to Juventus.<p>Well, the blindingly obvious has finally happened: Emre Can is moving to Juventus on a free in possibly the one transfer of the summer so far completely devoid of anything approaching drama.<p>Four …

Soccer

Cairns salesman fined for misleading vulnerable consumers continues to work as pawn broker

A former used car salesman who was fined $1.2 million for repeatedly signing up poor, Indigenous people in far north Queensland to exorbitant loans …

Finance

The world needs to 'stigmatize' nuclear weapons: Expert

Beatrice Fihn of the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons says a wider effort to rid the world of nuclear weapons needs to be made …

North Korea

Nobel-winning nuclear campaign sceptical on Korea talks

<i>Beatrice Fihn is the Executive Director of the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons.</i><b>Lyssna:</b> Anti-nuke campaigner to talk about how …

Sweden

After the summit, the threat of nuclear war remains

The summit between President Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has walked us back from talk of a “nuclear-to-nuclear showdown,” previously …

North Korea

Q&A: Offering to Pay Kim Jong Un’s Way to Singapore

The International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN) won the Nobel Peace Prize last year for “its groundbreaking efforts to achieve a …

News (China)

Trump Nominated for Nobel Peace Prize After North Korea Summit

President Donald Trump was nominated for a Nobel Peace Prize after his historic Tuesday agreement with Kim Jong Un to work toward denuclearizing the …

North Korea

Two Norwegian lawmakers nominate Trump for Nobel Peace Prize

A pair of Norwegian lawmakers has nominated President TrumpDonald John TrumpPruitt put ally in charge of EPA office overseeing key records requests: …

North Korea

ICAN Director: End to War Games 'Best Thing' About Summit

President Donald Trump's choice to end military exercises with South Korea, which some have called "a stunning concession," is actually a step in the …

North Korea

Hiroshima survivor urges University of Waterloo grads to find a cause to make their own

Nobel Peace Prize winner Setsuko Thurlow urges grads to find a cause to make their own<p>NewsJun 14, 2018 by Johanna Weidner Waterloo Region …

Southwestern Ontario

Officials release reports on child deaths in LA County, cite worrisome increase in suicides

Suicides and suicide attempts are on the rise among adolescents and officials pointed to mental health awareness and other factors in an effort to …

Los Angeles

iCan Bike Cleveland helps kids with disabilities ride bicycles

SOUTH EUCLID, Ohio - Kim Riley wiped tears away watching her 9-year-old son, Aidan, make a full lap around the gym as he learned how to ride a bike …

Disability

Denuclearizing the Korean Peninsula – Bloomberg

Denuclearizing the Korean Peninsula<p>Denuclearizing the Korean Peninsula<p>Denuclearizing the Korean …

North Korea

Denuclearizing the Korean Peninsula

Beatrice Fihn, executive director at International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons, discusses the historic summit between President Trump and …

Kim Jong-un