Politics

Prince Charles won’t speak out when he becomes king

[ad_1] The Prince of Wales says he will stop speaking out on topics he feels strongly about when he becomes king, as he is "not that stupid".He has campaigned on issues such as the environment for decades but says he would not do the same as monarch.Speaking in a BBC documentary to mark his 70th birthday, Prince Charles said the idea that he would continue making interventions was "nonsense".He said
US & World

Canada becomes second country to legalise recreational marijuana

[ad_1] Image copyright Reuters Image caption Nikki Rose (centre) and Ian Power (right) were the first to buy legal cannabis at Tweed in St. John's Newfoundland, just after midnight on Wednesday Canada has become the second country after Uruguay to legalise possession and use of recreational cannabis.The nationwide market for cannabis opened on Wednesday at midnight amid lingering questions about the impact on health, the law and public safety.Information has
Technology

Red Hen Yelp listing becomes net battleground

[ad_1] Image copyright Google Image caption The restaurant has received criticism and praise for its action The Yelp page of the Red Hen restaurant has become a political battleground after President Trump's press secretary was kicked out of the eatery.Sarah Sanders was asked to leave as a protest against the Trump administration.The event has caused both supporters and detractors of the president to flock to the page to post images
Technology

California becomes first US state to mandate solar on homes

[ad_1] Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Officials say solar energy will more than pay for itself, and homeowners could see significantly lower utilities costs per month California has become the first US state to mandate solar panels on new homes and apartment buildings built after 1 January, 2020.The California Energy Commission unanimously approved the plan, making it the state's next big step towards ending greenhouse gas emissions.State law already