By: Anna Frey
A new British study suggests that drinking a small amount of alcohol while pregnant causes no harm to the fetus. The study states that children born to mothers who drank while pregnant have a 30% smaller chance of having behavioural problems.
The man convicted of plotting a terrorist threat in Times Square has received a life sentence. He planted a car bomb on May 1, and was discovered and arrested after the explosives failed to detonate.
Eighty-six people have been reported dead in Indonesia after floods took over much of the Eastern Province of West Papua.
International aid groups say that at least 400 children have died due to lead poisoning in Nigeria since March. They state that as many as 300,000 people could be affected by this poisoning right now.