Tim Marcin

Australia wildfires

The Rains that Just Started Falling on Australia's Fires Are a ‘Double-Edged Sword’

The storms create new dangers, like the risk of flash flooding and landslides.
Tim Marcin
1.17.20
climate change

Australia's Terrifying 'Fire Clouds' Are Here to Stay

Scientists say the hellish phenomenon could become far more common as a result of climate change.
Tim Marcin
1.16.20
china

Terrifying Video Shows the Moment a Sinkhole Swallowed a Bus Full of People

Six people died and at least 16 were injured in the accident in Qinghai province in China.
Tim Marcin
1.14.20
harry and meghan

Meghan Markle Is Dialling Into the Most Awkward Conference Call Ever

She'll be on a royal conference call while Prince Harry and the rest of the royals meet in person to figure out what "stepping back" from the family will look like.
Tim Marcin
1.13.20
Iran

US Believes Iran Shot Down the Ukrainian Jet by Mistake

Intelligence officials believe an Iranian Tor-M1 surface-to-air missile struck the plane, killing 176 people.
Tim Marcin
1.10.20
Iran

Ukraine Isn't Ruling Out a Missile Strike In Iran Plane Crash

"Given the crew's experience, error probability is minimal," the vice president of operations for the airline said.
Tim Marcin
1.9.20
Greta Thunberg

Seb Gorka Just Made a Disgusting Comment About Greta Thunberg's Legs

Gorka, a former Trump aide, went on the radio and called the teen climate champion and TIME Person of the Year "thunder thighs".
Tim Marcin
1.8.20
climate change

Australia's Wildfires Could Wipe Entire Endangered Species Off the Planet

Some species were barely surviving in the wild before the fires burned their habitats to the ground.
Tim Marcin
1.8.20
climate change

Australians Fear 'Mega Blaze' If 2 Fires Join Forces: 'It's an Atomic Bomb'

After a weekend of hell and a short reprieve, the bushfire crisis is forecast to worsen this week.
Tim Marcin
1.7.20
climate change

'No Way In or Out': Australians Fled to the Beach to Escape Deadly Wildfires

The fires are creating their own weather, forming giant clouds that cause lightning and "ember attacks" that spread even more fire.
Tim Marcin
1.2.20
Policing

An Ohio Cop Was Caught on Video Beating a Restrained Inmate. He Just Resigned.

And his supervisor has been demoted to corporal and suspended for two weeks.
Tim Marcin
12.18.19
vaping

The First Study on the Long-Term Effects of Vaping Is Finally Here, and the Results Aren't Great

Vapers were about 30 percent more likely to have developed a chronic lung disease like asthma or emphysema – but cigarette smokers were worse off.
Tim Marcin
12.17.19
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