Tim Marcin

climate crisis

This Terrifying Video Shows Just How Bad the Ice Melt Has Gotten in Greenland

After a blazing-hot July, over 200 billion tons of Greenland's ice sheet has melted away.
Tim Marcin
8.5.19
A$AP Rocky:

Trump Is Trying To Get A$AP Rocky Freed. It's Not Going Well.

Trump's call to the Swedish prime minister seems to have gotten a frosty reception.
Tim Marcin
7.23.19
Kim Oh No

Kim Kardashian's Underwear Line Just Pissed Off All of Japan

Kardashian is being accused of cultural appropriation⁠—again.
Tim Marcin
6.27.19
terrorism

"American Taliban" John Walker Lindh Is Getting Out of Prison Today. He Still Might Be Radicalized.

A 2017 report said he “continued to advocate for global jihad and to write and translate violent extremist texts"
Tim Marcin
6.12.19
Boeing

Boeing Just Found Another Problem with the 737 Max

The company has told the FAA that some of its jets may have faulty wing parts.
Tim Marcin
6.5.19
Mount Everest

11 People Died Climbing Everest This Year. Is Traffic to Blame?

An American climber is the latest to die climbing the world's most famous peak.
Tim Marcin
5.29.19
LGBT rights

Brazil Is Making Homophobia a Crime

The country's Supreme Court voted Thursday to make discrimination based on sexual orientation or gender unconstitutional.
Tim Marcin
5.27.19
Social Media

Facebook, YouTube, WhatsApp Banned Again in Sri Lanka After Violence Against Muslims

It’s part of a worrisome trend of governments blocking citizens' internet access
Tim Marcin
5.13.19
basketball diplomacy

Kim Jong Un Wants to Hang with "Famous Basketball Players" in Exchange for Nuke Deal

North Korean officials insisted Kim's request "be included in the joint statement on denuclearization.”
Tim Marcin
5.12.19
Notre Dame

The Notre Dame Fire Caused Lead Levels in the Area to Skyrocket

Officials have stressed, however, that lead poisoning is typically something that happens over long periods of exposure.
Tim Marcin
5.10.19
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Boeing Just Admitted It Knew About an Issue with the 737 Max for a Year

Only 20 percent of 737 Max planes were equipped with a key sensor that could have warned pilots.
Tim Marcin
5.7.19