You may want to be careful when selecting a sunscreen this summer: About two-thirds of sunscreens available in the U.S. offer subpar protection or contain ingredients that may harm your health, a new report finds.
The report, from the Environmental Working Group (EWG), reviewed 650 beach and sport sunscreens for the group’s annual Guide to Sunscreens, released today (May 22). EWG is a nonprofit advocacy organization in Washington, D.C., that focuses on environmental issues and public health.
The researchers ranked sunscreens based on several criteria, including whether ingredients listed in the products are linked with health hazards and how well the [...]
Washington: US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Monday warned Tehran would be hit with the “strongest sanctions in history” and cautioned European firms against continuing to do business with it, toughening up Washington’s policy line after its withdrawal from the Iran nuclear deal.
In his first major foreign policy address since moving to the State Department from the CIA, the longtime Iran hawk and ardent opponent of the 2015 nuclear pact outlined an aggressive series of moves designed to counter Tehran, which he called the world’s top sponsor of terror.
“We will apply unprecedented financial pressure on the Iranian [...]
Washington: The White House has released a commemorative coin to mark the June 12 meeting between United States President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un.
Released by the White House Communications Agency on Monday, the “trip coin” describes the North Korean leader as the “supreme leader” and the occasion as peace talks.
The much-anticipated meeting between the two leaders is scheduled to be held in Singapore on June 12.
Last week, North Korea had threatened to cancel the meeting, blaming the US demands for “unilateral nuclear abandonment”.
Pyongyang has also taken strong exceptions to [...]