Mortality rates fell by 20 percent among women in countries that began cash transfer programs to the poor. Children also benefited.
Authorities have declared a state of emergency as the out-of-control wildfire burns near Halifax, Nova Scotia.
The largest insurer in California said it would stop offering new coverage. It’s part of a broader trend of companies pulling back from dangerous areas.
The New York Times tracked several oil tankers faking their locations while transporting Russian oil currently under Western sanctions, in an apparent effort to deceive their American insurer.
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