Fires in Southern California and Beyond

The hot, dry and sometimes windy months of summer bring the threat of large wildfires in California, where hillsides were left with crops of grass that turns into fuel for the fires. As of Sept. 3, CAL FIRE reported more than 4,900 fires in California so far this year. Those fires scorched nearly 229,000 acres. During that same… Read More »

Everything you need to know about the death of the round £1 coin

Old £1 coins will cease to be legal tender after midnight on October 15, but there is some confusion about what will happen after that deadline. People have been urged to rummage through their wallets, coat pockets, piggy banks and sofas so that they can spend them, bank them or give them to charity before this date. Here’s… Read More »

Women forced to remove the veil on day one of Austrian burqa ban

Muslim women in Austria were forced by police to remove their facial coverings on Sunday, as an anti-burqa law came into effect. The so-called ‘burqa ban’ prohibits facial coverings including niqabs and burqas, and also places restrictions on surgical masks, ski masks and clown make-up worn in public. Yesterday, a woman wearing a niqab facial veil, which only… Read More »

What is the best Vitamin Stack for Acne?

Acne can be an embarrassing and uncomfortable condition. In many cases, it’s extremely persistent, and sufferers find themselves spending huge amounts of time and money to reduce occurrences of acne. What if there was a more effective way to calm your acne? What if you could simply up your vitamin and mineral intake, or in other words, get… Read More »

How Many Calories Should I Eat Daily To Lose Weight

Whether you are trying to actively lose weight or simply to maintain a healthy weight, one thing that almost guarantees success is getting the right amount of calories each day. This is easier said than done, however. If you’re wondering “how many calories should I eat daily?” you’re not alone. Many people wonder what the right amount is… Read More »

Six Easy, Naturaland Free Ways to Reduce Stress

Even if you’re unaware how damaging long-term stress can be, you may be acutely familiar with its immediate side effects. According to Psychology Today, “The stress hormone, cortisol, is public health enemy number one. Scientists have known for years that elevated cortisol levels: interfere with learning and memory, lower immune function and bone density, increase weight gain, blood… Read More »

Rallies held across Spain against Catalonia’s planned secession

People in at least 50 cities across Spain have held demonstrations in support of the country’s unity, which is apparently at risk amid a plan by the northeastern region of Catalonia to declare independence. Tens of thousands gathered in the capital Madrid and also Barcelona, the regional capital of Catalonia, on Saturday to call for dialogue that could defuse… Read More »