The American Meteorological Society’s 97th Annual Meeting begins over the weekend. More than 4,000 are expected to attend.
A British data firm reports that cashless transactions, including cards and credit transfers, have seen a major rise in uptake in recent years, suggesting significant long-term growth.
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The disappearance of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370, whose years-long search was recently suspended, has led the airline industry to come up with new approaches and technology to prevent a similar incident. Satellites specifically designed for this purpose went into orbit just last week.
Prairie wildflowers, cranberries, apples, and other crops are feeling the sting of the rusty patched bumble bee’s declining population. To help the species recover, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has designated it endangered, thanks to the work of a conservation nonprofit.
With the announcement of a new public notice website, the Virginia Press Association hopes to safeguard a revenue source for its members, as well as their function as the town criers.
Officials representing the International Association of Chiefs of Police and 10 other groups released a model policy document meant for police departments to use. The document represents the first time that groups have specifically recommended de-escalation before the use of force.
President-elect Donald Trump and his cabinet nominees aren’t the only ones who face conflicts of interest; association boards experience them too. A governance expert talks about how to handle them the right way.
At its Las Vegas tradeshow this week, the National Shooting Sports Foundation announced it was launching a national antisuicide campaign with the help of the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention. It comes months after a successful pilot program between the groups.
New York City is allocating $2 million in grants to nonprofit theaters throughout the city, with the goal of allowing theaters to target diverse staffs and audiences.