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Harsh Online Words Lead to the Tragic Death of Italian Teenager

Harsh Online Words Lead to the Tragic Death of Italian Teenager

“Kill Yourself.” “Nobody wants you.” “You are not normal.” Cyberbullying impacts millions of kids around the globe and today, in Italy, it prompted a 14-year old Italy to jump from an…

White Withdraws From Slopestyle, Cites Concerns About the Course and Injuries

White Withdraws From Slopestyle, Cites Concerns About the Course and Injuries

Shaun White disappointed fans when he chose to drop out of the Winter X-Games in Aspen just a couple of weeks ago so that he could train for the Olympics.…

New Italian High Court Ruling Finds Knox Guilty of Murder Again: is Extradition Likely?

New Italian High Court Ruling Finds Knox Guilty of Murder Again: is Extradition Likely?

This past Thursday, an Italian court once again handed down a guilty verdict for Amanda Knox. Knox, who has previously spent four years in Italian prison for the murder of…

Cool Runnings’s Popularity and Worldwide Support Have Helped Jamaica Bobsled Reach the Sochi Olympics

Cool Runnings’s Popularity and Worldwide Support Have Helped Jamaica Bobsled Reach the Sochi Olympics

“Feel the rhythm! Feel the rhyme! Get on up…” The epic and oft-used cry from the 1993 movie Cool Runnings, which chronicled the story of the Jamaican bobsled team’s first…

Zoological Society of London Begins £5.7m Lion Conservation Project

Zoological Society of London Begins £5.7m Lion Conservation Project

The Zoological Society of London announced today that it will be pumping £5.7 million, or $9.4 million USD, into a planned expansion of its lion habitat at the London Zoo.…

Two Transatlantic Court Cases Offer Opposing Views of Non-Professional Teeth Whitening

Two Transatlantic Court Cases Offer Opposing Views of Non-Professional Teeth Whitening

Teeth whitening is one of the most popular options currently available for patients seeking cosmetic dental work worldwide. In fact, the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentists reports that whitening is…

Britain Follows Latest Wave of E-Cigarette Regulations, Bans Sales to Minors

Britain Follows Latest Wave of E-Cigarette Regulations, Bans Sales to Minors

In the latest wave of bans and regulations targeting the increasingly popular electronic cigarettes, Britain has stepped forth, issuing a ban on e-cigarette sales to children younger than 18 years.…