STUDY: Pacific Islands Getting Bigger, Despite Rising Seas

Energy | Michael Bastasch
FILE PHOTO: A scuba diver swims above a bed of corals off Malaysia's Tioman island in the South China Sea May 4, 2008. REUTERS/David Loh/File Photo

‘There is no evidence of heightened erosion’

Smokers Desperate For An Alternative Urge Australia To Embrace Vaping

Daily Vaper | Steve Birr
T-shirts on display at the Vape Summit 3 in Las Vegas, Nevada May 2, 2015. New research provided to Reuters has found that performing tricks is one of the top two reasons young users say they consider the devices cool. REUTERS/David Becker

‘I heard about vaping and I haven’t had one since’

New Zealand Police Radios Hacked, Start Broadcasting 'F*ck Tha Police'

World | Anders Hagstrom
Ice Cube (Photo: Robin Marchant/Getty Images for SiriusXM)

‘Putting people in danger’

Transgender Weightlifter Says There's No Difference Between Him And The Women He Beat

Sports | Grace Carr
A transgender person won two silvers in the women's World Weightlifting Championships that concluded Tuesday evening. (Photo: Shutterstock/Paul Biryukov)

‘Incredibly disrespectful to the other competitors’

Biological Male Just Won Silver At The Women's World Weightlifting Championship

Sports | Grace Carr
A transgender person won two silvers in the women's World Weightlifting Championships that concluded Tuesday evening. (Photo: Shutterstock/Paul Biryukov)

‘You’ve got the right hormones, then you can lift bigger weights’

Asthma Expert Says Vaping Reverses The Health Harms From Cigarettes

Daily Vaper | Steve Birr
A man uses an E-cigarette, an electronic substitute in the form of a rod, slightly longer than a normal cigarette, in this March 5, 2013 file illustration picture taken in Paris. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann/Files

‘Scaremongering to mislead the public’

Another Country Embraces Vaping To Save Lives

Daily Vaper | Steve Birr
Enthusiast Brandy Tseu uses an electronic cigarette at The Vapor Spot vapor bar in Los Angeles, California March 4, 2014 REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni/File Photo

‘Significantly less harmful’

SCOTUS Rejects Chance To Give Ruling On Civil Forfeiture

US | Anders Hagstrom
The U.S. Supreme Court building is pictured in Washington, DC, U.S. on June 26, 2017. REUTERS/Yuri Gripas/File Photo

Defendant facing extradition

Around the World in 80 Days, Day 6: New Zealand

Opinion | Larry Alex Taunton

Had the plane simply been doing laps in the Pacific only to touch-down in Seattle?

Lyricist Slams Teachers For 'Moronic' Decision To Make Religious Song More PC

Education | Rob Shimshock
Confused man (Shutterstock/Billion Photos)

‘We came down on them like a ton of bricks’

Oregon Becomes First State To Allow Third Gender Option On Driver ID

US | Grace Carr
Participants carry a large rainbow flag towards the U.S. Capitol during a gay rights demonstration in Washington

‘This was always the right thing to do all along’

Scott Brown Just Got Nominated For A Sweet New Gig

Politics | Chuck Ross
Former U.S. Republican Senator Scott Brown takes a question from a member of the media after announcing that he will explore a run for the U.S. Senate at the Northeast Republican Leadership Conference in Nashua, New Hampshire March 14, 2014. REUTERS/Gretchen Ertl

Brown endorsed Trump early last year

New Zealand Echoes Trump With 'Kiwi First Approach' To Immigration

World | Will Racke
New Zealand Prime Minister Bill English during news conference at the chancellery in Berlin, Germany, January 16, 2017. (PHOTO: REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch)

‘These changes are designed to strike the right balance’

Court Gives Glaciers Human Rights Because Global Warming

Energy | Andrew Follett
Mountain guide Christian Pletscher walks towards the Aletsch Glacier from the Jungfraufirn Glacier, Switzerland, August 28, 2015. One of Europe's biggest glaciers, the Great Aletsch coils 23 km (14 miles) through the Swiss Alps - and yet this mighty river of ice could almost vanish in the lifetimes of people born today because of climate change. The glacier, 900 metres (2,950 feet) thick at one point, has retreated about 3 km (1.9 miles) since 1870 and that pace is quickening. REUTERS/Denis Balibouse

‘These entities shall be equivalent to the rights of human beings’

State Department Designates New Zealand's Infamous 'Kiwi Jihadi' A Global Terrorist

National Security | Russ Read
A fighter of the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) holds an ISIL flag and a weapon on a street in the city of Mosul, June 23, 2014. (Photo: REUTERS/Stringer)

Mark John Taylor is also known as the ‘bumbling jihadi’

Transgender Weightlifter Wins Women's Competition

World | Amber Randall
Transgender weightlifter Laurel Hubbard wins weightlifting competition/Screenshot 1NewsNow

‘That’s the way it is’

Here's What's Wrong With The Claim That Female Reporters Make 26% Less Than Male Counterparts

Business | Andrew Follett
Pretty hipster shouting through megaphone on wooden planks background (Shutterstock/wavebreakmedia)

They also had 5.3 years less work experience …

Trade Partners Flock To China Before Ink Dries On Trump's TPP Reversal

World | Ryan Pickrell
China's national flag is raised during the opening ceremony of the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games at the National Stadium in this August 8, 2008 file photo. REUTERS/Jerry Lampen/Files

Moving forward without the US