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Moscow stations get World Cup selfie spots | BBC
BBC | May 22, 2018
Moscow railway and underground stations will get designated spots for talking the best selfie.
Blue carbon is the billion-dollar resource you've never heard of | CBC
CBC | May 22, 2018
Early indications show the mud and plants surrounding the Bay of Fundy could contain enough carbon to offset the emissions of thousands of vehicles.
Research that slayed the 'Newfoundland curse' wins Governor General's Award | CBC
CBC | May 22, 2018
Their groundbreaking genetic research has added decades to the lives of people at risk of sudden heart attacks — now members of the team responsible have won the Governor General's Innovation Award.
New book documents the rise and fall of Silicon Valley wunderkind Elizabeth Holmes | CBC
CBC | May 22, 2018
Elizabeth Holmes was heralded as the next Steve Jobs — and then she was revealed by the Wall Street Journal to have overseen one of the biggest corporate frauds since Enron.
Changing the law to allow payment for surrogacy is fraught with complications | CBC
CBC | May 22, 2018
Creating a situation in which women are paid for services is unlikely to establish more desirable outcomes, especially given that women might be more likely to consent to riskier interventions when high payments are involved.
Pruitt: Dealing with water contaminant a 'national priority' | ABC News
ABC News | May 22, 2018
Environmental Protection Agency chief Scott Pruitt says dealing with a widespread contamination in drinking water is a "national priority."
The Latest: EPA bars AP, CNN from summit on contaminants | ABC News
ABC News | May 22, 2018
The Environmental Protection Agency is barring The Associated Press, CNN and the environmental-focused news organization E&E from a national summit on harmful water contaminants
MLB DFS Plays for May 22 | Sports Illustrated
Sports Illustrated | May 22, 2018
Tuesday's MLB slate is light on pitching, which makes Gerrit Cole one of the best DFS lineup centerpieces on the board.
Lionel Messi Discusses Antoine Griezmann's Potential Move From Atletico to Barcelona | Sports Illustrated
Sports Illustrated | May 22, 2018
Lionel Messi has talked up the possibility of Antoine Griezmann joining him at Barcelona next season.
WORLD CUP: Dads Ronaldo and Messi still seek World Cup title | ABC News
ABC News | May 22, 2018
Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi go into their fourth World Cup as changed men each seeking to win the game's most coveted prize for the first time
The sexual harassment of flight attendants is a massive problem | The Economist
The Economist | May 22, 2018
OVER the past year, there have been myriad stories in the press about airlines mistreating passengers. Last April David Dao, a passenger on a domestic United Airlines flight from Chicago to Louisville, was violently dragged off the plane to accommodate crew for another flight. This month United hit ...
Eagle Creek wildfire: Oregon judge orders boy to pay $36m | BBC
BBC | May 22, 2018
The boy threw a firework into a canyon, sparking a huge wildfire in Oregon that burned for months.
Here's Why Saturn's Inner Moons Are Shaped Like Ravioli and Potatoes | Live Science
Live Science | May 22, 2018
The odd shapes of the inner moons of Saturn, from ravioli to potatoes, may be due to mergers of tiny moonlets, a new study finds.
Traina Thoughts: 'Fox & Friends' Segment on Jemele Hill Was Embarrassing Even for Them | Sports Illustrated
Sports Illustrated | May 22, 2018
'Fox & Friends' is upset that Jemele Hill was named the Journalist of the Year by the National Association of Black Journalists.
Video of police using stun gun on Bucks' Sterling Brown worries mayor | ABC News
ABC News | May 22, 2018
Milwaukee mayor Tom Barrett is concerned about public backlash over police conduct when a video that shows officers using a stun gun on Milwaukee Bucks rookie Sterling Brown -- without provocation, according to a report -- becomes public. "I'm going to let the release of tha...
Fashionisto Simon Doonan sees magic, madness in soccer style | ABC News
ABC News | May 22, 2018
Fashionisto Simon Doonan takes on magic, madness of soccer style in new book ahead of World Cup
Israel complains over Dutch TV Eurovision parody | BBC
BBC | May 22, 2018
A primetime TV show is criticised after it uses Israel's winning song to highlight violence in Gaza.
Korea: Hoping for peace at a fake DMZ | BBC
BBC | May 22, 2018
A replica of the Demilitarised Zone (DMZ) separating North and South Korea is drawing tourists.
Is Trump administration losing the China trade war? | BBC
BBC | May 22, 2018
The president prides himself on his deal-making, but the Chinese are claiming the upper hand.
Ariana Grande Sends Love To Fans On Manchester Anniversary | Access Hollywood
Access Hollywood | May 22, 2018
Ariana Grande shared a message of hope with fans Tuesday as dignitaries, survivors and first responders gathered to mark the anniversary of the bombing at Manchester Arena that killed 22 people.
Nuclear Detectives Hunt Invisible Particles That Escaped the World's Largest Atom Smasher | Live Science
Live Science | May 22, 2018
The Large Hadron Collider hasn't found any new physics since the Higgs boson. A team of outsider physicists think they know why.
California appeals to defend law allowing life-ending drugs | ABC News
ABC News | May 22, 2018
California's attorney general has appealed a judge's decision to toss a 2016 law allowing the terminally ill to end their lives
Rare, brain-damaging virus spreads panic in India as death toll rises | Washington Post
Washington Post | May 22, 2018
A rare, brain-damaging virus has killed at least 10 people in southern India, where medical crews are scrambling to manage the spread of the deadly disease — and to minimize panic. Health officials said Tuesday that 10 people who were exposed to the Nipah virus and showed symptoms ha...
How the World Has Changed in the 25 Years Since the Final Cheers Episode | Sports Illustrated
Sports Illustrated | May 22, 2018
Where is Sam Malone now? Much has changed in the 25 years since we last saw him behind the bar of Cheers. 
Report: Leighton Baines Contemplating MLS Move to Galaxy or LAFC | Sports Illustrated
Sports Illustrated | May 22, 2018
Leighton Baines is reportedly weighing up the chance to make a move over to America as his career begins to run down to a close.
The Rockets May Need to Ride ‘Tuckwagon’ to Success Against Warriors | Sports Illustrated
Sports Illustrated | May 22, 2018
After getting run off the court in Game 3, it may be time for the Rockets to lean on its second-most used lineup, the Tuckwagon.
Lou Lamoriello hired to run hockey operations for Islanders | ABC News
ABC News | May 22, 2018
Longtime NHL executive Lou Lamoriello joins Islanders, with full authority on all hockey matters
Ohio State president seeks info about alleged misconduct | ABC News
ABC News | May 22, 2018
The president of Ohio State University has asked alumni for help involving reports of alleged sexual misconduct by a former university doctor
Yates maintains Giro lead, Dennis wins 16th stage time trial | ABC News
ABC News | May 22, 2018
Simon Yates is still in control of the Giro d'Italia after the British rider limited his losses to closest rival Tom Dumoulin in the individual time trial
Mother who lost son to gun violence gears up for primary race | ABC News
ABC News | May 22, 2018
“I’m sure you'll continue to see more parents like myself who are losing their children standing up. It's just going to happen,” McBath said.
Zuckerberg apologises to European Parliament for 'harm' | BBC
BBC | May 22, 2018
The Facebook founder faces questions from European lawmakers over the data scandal and fake news.
Italian populists' PM candidate Conte facing CV scrutiny | BBC
BBC | May 22, 2018
Giuseppe Conte, 54, is accused of embellishing his academic record on his official CV.
Myanmar Rohingya militants massacred Hindus, says Amnesty | BBC
BBC | May 22, 2018
Militants in Myanmar killed dozens of Hindus during attacks last August, says Amnesty International.
Palestinians demand full ICC investigation into 'Israeli war crimes' | BBC
BBC | May 22, 2018
The foreign minister submits a referral detailing what he says is evidence of alleged Israeli crimes.
New York parents sue 30-year-old son who refuses to move out | BBC
BBC | May 22, 2018
Despite offers of money and help finding a new place, the 30-year-old refuses to leave home.
How the new Ebola vaccine was made in Canada | CBC
CBC | May 22, 2018
The made-in-Canada Ebola vaccine was used for the first time to control an outbreak of the deadly hemorrhagic fever.
The 20 top trending U.S. beach destinations on Pinterest | USA Today
USA Today | May 22, 2018
Pinterest's list of top trending beaches reveals some perennially popular spots, but also many hidden gems across the USA.        
Cristiano Ronaldo: Liverpool Reminds Star of Past Real Madrid Team | Sports Illustrated
Sports Illustrated | May 22, 2018
Real Madrid superstar Cristiano Ronaldo has offered Liverpool quite the compliment leading up to Saturday's Champions League final clash between the two squads.
Draymond Green Still Lives at the Heart of Everything Golden State | Sports Illustrated
Sports Illustrated | May 22, 2018
Stephen Curry and Kevin Durant terrorize opponents in different ways, causing the Warriors to work in dual modes. Draymond Green is the intermediary that makes Golden State function. 
South Carolina Forward Chris Silva Withdraws Name From NBA Draft | Sports Illustrated
Sports Illustrated | May 22, 2018
The SEC's co-defensive player of the year in 2017 is coming back for his senior season.