In developing countries, a young woman’s period can have serious negative consequences for her education and on a social level. Many girls around the world are pulled out of school while they are on their period, and in some cultures a menstruating female is cast out of the house during her period, sometimes staying in a shed or outside, exposed to the elements. … [Read more...] about What Is Period Poverty? Women Use Newspapers, Rags Instead Of Tampons
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"It's highly problematic for a publisher to be using the editorial resources of the paper to pursue a personal vendetta," said Edward Wasserman, dean of the graduate journalism school at the University of California, Berkeley. He added: "The whole thing is pretty bizarre because someone who is not the publisher would not get that kind of attention, absent law enforcement taking it seriously." … [Read more...] about Arizona Publisher Uses Newspaper to Pursue Poisoning Claim Against Wife
Currently, law enforcement officers can legally use deadly force as long as they perceive they are in danger. But advocates of the bill want them to first consider whether there are possible alternatives, such as taking cover and calling backup or issuing a verbal warning for a suspect to drop their gun. … [Read more...] about Police could only use deadly force when ‘necessary’ under new California proposal
— Power plant that draws energy from volcanic heat now threatened by it: The recent volcanic activity on Hawaii’s Big Island is threatening a geothermal plant that houses thousands of gallons of flammable chemicals, Breena Kerr writes for The Post. Before dawn on Thursday, the Puna Geothermal Venture removed 60,000 gallons of pentane out of fear that the highly flammable solvent used in the powering of turbines could leak or ignite from fissures that have broken through the surface. The power plant, owned by Reno, Nev.-based Ormat Technologies, has long been "a concern for residents and the target of lawsuits challenging its placement on an active volcano," Kerr writes. Operations at the Puna plant have been halted since May 3. … [Read more...] about The Energy 202: Coal allies call on Trump administration to use emergency powers to boost business
Mr Trump said: "My thoughts and prayers are with the victims and their families. Thank you to all of the First Responders who are currently on the scene." … [Read more...] about Where is Maryland’s Capital Gazette newspaper and what happened during the shooting in Annapolis?