This New World

Brian Seligman holds a sign to protest a gas leak in the Porter Ranch area of Los Angeles before a meeting of the California Air Quality Management District in Granada Hills, California January 9, 2016. Southern California Gas Company has been tackling a Los Angeles-area natural gas leak that has been sickening nearby residents for more than two months. REUTERS/Danny Moloshok TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY

Urban Air Pollution Negates Health Benefits Of A Long Walk On City Streets

Air pollution on city streets can wipe outthe beneficial health effects of exercise for people aged 60 and older, according to a new study led by scientists at Duke University and Imperial College Lon...
06 April 2016: A young USA fan with a message on equality in pay. The United States womens national soccer team defeated the womens national team of Colombia 7-0 in an international friendly at Pratt & Whitney Stadium at Rentschler Field in East Hartford, Connecticut. (Photo by Fred Kfoury III/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images)

Bleak New Data Show Just How Long Women Around The World Will Be Waiting For Equal Pay

Women will have to wait more than two centuries ― 217 years ― to have the same job and wage opportunities as men around the world, new data suggests. The annual Global Gender Gap Report from the World...