Yearly Archives: 2017

50 Million People in Pakistan Are at Risk of Arsenic Poisoning From Contaminated Groundwater

(ISLAMABAD) — Some 50 million people are at risk of arsenic poisoning from contaminated groundwater in Pakistan’s Indus Valley — far more than previously thought, according to a new study. Pakistan is aware of the growing problem, with arsenic levels rising in some areas as people increasingly and indiscriminately draw from the country’s underground aquifers,(…)

‘I don’t know how it got this bad’: Trump supporters and protesters meet in Phoenix – Washington Post

Washington Post 'I don't know how it got this bad': Trump supporters and protesters meet in PhoenixWashington PostPHOENIX — Just before 4 p.m. on Tuesday, at an intersection near the convention center where President Trump was scheduled to hold a campaign rally, two vendors hawked products with competing messages. On one side of the street,(…)