A Chinese-American detained in Iran for three years on spying charges was freed and an imprisoned Iranian was released by Washington in return, U.S. President Donald Trump and an Iranian official said on Saturday. The prisoner swap took place at a time of particularly strained relations between the longtime foes.
The eating habits of penguins may serve as a warning about climate change, says University of Saskatchewan professor William Patterson. Patterson was part of a team that spent years researching how a warming climate and the reduction of sea ice affects penguins’ food sources. The Adélie penguins and chinstrap penguins both
A former addict who racked up 235 encounters with RCMP in a single year hopes his story will serve as an example of using compassion to tackle crime and social problems facing cities throughout British Columbia. Daniel Roy, 43, said he became one of Prince George’s most prolific offenders while hooked
Yasaman Barzin is a junior doctor in the United Kingdom’s National Health Service. She has worked in hospitals across England and is based in an emergency department in the southeast. With each posting, her concerns have increased about the state of the NHS. As the U.K. heads towards a general election brought
Nissan’s new chief executive, Makoto Uchida, reaffirmed on Monday the importance of the Japanese automaker’s alliance with France’s Renault as it strives to puts its financial scandals behind it. A day after taking his post, Uchida told reporters he will emphasize transparency and work to restore Nissan Motor Co.’s credibility.