Chinese Consumers Prefer Mobile Devices For Online Transactions

As 44 million Internet users are added each year in China, cash transactions might become obsolete. Consumers are increasingly using third party mobile payment apps for online transactions

IMF Staff Concludes Visit to Romania

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End-of-Mission press releases include statements of IMF staff teams that convey preliminary findings after a visit to a country. The views expressed in this statement are those of the IMF staff and do not necessarily represent the views of the IMF’s Executive Board.

Lindenwood Receives Over and Above Award Prior to Veteran Lunch

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Lindenwood University President Michael D. Shonrock accepted an Over and Above Award from the Department of Defense on Friday, Nov.

New study sheds light on medicines storage practices on UK dairy farms

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Researchers at the University of Bristol, supported by the British Veterinary Association, the British Cattle Veterinary Association and the Responsible Use of Medicines in Agriculture (RUMA) Alliance, are calling for veterinary surgeons in the UK to work together with their farmer clients to remove expired and inappropriate veterinary medicines from farms and dispose of them appropriately.

UNIQLO Launches Cards for Hope Campaign in Support of Sesame Workshop and the International Rescue Committees Program for Refugee Children in the Middle East

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Greeting cards featuring artwork from refugee children to be sold in UNIQLO stores, with 100% of the proceeds donated to the IRC and Sesame Workshop.

Will Europe use Israeli drones against refugees?

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Europe’s coastal guards are examining whether Israel’s warplanes would be helpful tools in repressing refugees.

Misunderstood flying fox could prove bat species demise, warn scientists

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A large fruit-eating bat native to Mauritius is the subject of controversy over the announcement of a major cull to protect the Indian island's fruit crops, despite a lack of evidence as to the extent of damage directly attributed to the endangered species.

Michael J. Fox Foundation Honors Virginia Man-Yee Lee, PhD, with Robert A. Pritzker Prize for Leadership in Parkinson's Research

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NEW YORK (November 12, 2018) -- The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research (MJFF) awarded the 2018 Robert A. Pritzker Prize for Leadership in Parkinson's Research to Virginia Man-Yee Lee, PhD, John H.

2019 Toy of the Year (TOTY) Award Finalists Unveiled

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New York, NY November 12, 2018 – The Toy Association today unveiled the 123 finalists for the prestigious 2019 Toy of the Year (TOTY) Awards. Known as the “Oscars” of the toy industry, the TOTY Awards program recognizes the top toy, game, and licenses in the industry, and supports children in need by serving as a critical fundraiser for The Toy Foundation.

Life and Death A Different Worldview

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In a lyrical essay originally published in Crisis Magazine, Catholic philosopher and Senior Fellow of Human Life International, Donald DeMarco, Ph.D., poignantly paints the stark division between the pro-life worldview, and the worldview espoused by the Culture of Death.