Iditarod Sled Dogs Test Positive For Banned Substance - NPR

It's not your ordinary sports doping scandal: some dogs who mushed this year's Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race have tested positive for the opioid pain reliever Tramadol, the event's governing board said Wednesday. Mitch Seavey Wins Iditarod Trail Sled ...

Catalonia crisis: Spain moves to suspend autonomy - BBC News

Spain is to start suspending Catalonia's autonomy from Saturday, as the region's leader threatens to declare independence. The government said ministers would meet to activate Article 155 of the constitution, allowing it to take over running of the region.

Brexit: Hammond warns of UK investment uncertainty - BBC News

Chancellor Philip Hammond has told the BBC's Andrew Marr Show that businesses are holding off from investing in the UK because of uncertainty about Brexit. "It is absolutely clear businesses where they have discretion over investment, where they can ...

The Bic Stops Here: In Praise of the Humble Stick Pen - WIRED

I have loved Paper Mate's Ballpoint Stick Pens for as long as I've been able to scribble. The narrow barreled pens fill office supply closets and junk drawers, pockets and purses, college dorms and the front desks of doctor's offices. In a world full ...

Venezuela: Why are people voting today? - Aljazeera.com

All you need to know about two votes being held in a country wracked with political tensions, economic woes and unrest. 16 Jul 2017 11:22 GMT |. Listen to this page using ReadSpeaker. 0; All Social. Listen to this page using ReadSpeaker. 0; All Social ...