The U.N. Population Division says world population is currently growing at an annual rate of 1.2 percent, or 77 million people per year. The six countries that account for half of this annual growth are India, China, Pakistan, Nigeria, Bangladesh, and Indonesia.
Asked basic fourth grade-level history questions, teens didn’t know many important historical facts.
It was a year of traditions at the Trumbull County Fair junior livestock sale July 14. Get a complete wrap-up of the sale results.
Growing populations of resident Canada geese – those that for the most part do not migrate – are being blamed for a diversity of problems such as fouling water supplies, causing crop damage and creating nuisances on public beaches and golf courses.
A record $10 million in new projects will address abandoned mine land problems in eastern and southeastern Ohio.
The United Nation’s new Human Development Report 2001 calls for harnessing new technologies to help transform the lives of the poor.
Starting this fall, ATVs and snowmobiles must be registered with the state in Pennsylvania.
An ARS scientist has perfected a method of processing rice flour mixtures that when fried will closely mimic potatoes.
In this week’s commentary, Editor Susan Crowell comments on analysis by the vice president of research of the American Insititute of Baking on what’s new in the world of food.
The annual tour of hometown gardens, homes, and historical sites in the historical village of Mount Pleasant will be Aug. 4-5.
Physician understanding of patient self-treatment is essential when most people get their information from family and friends, and asking patients what they take may also open a dialogue about patient health concerns and the use of herbs.
The Pappabello Summer Antiques Show and Sale, previously held at the I-X Center in Cleveland, will come to John S. Knight Center, 77 E. Mill St., Akron July 13-15.
Commentary from a senior airman in the U.S. Air Force reminds us that the survival of democracy depends on an educated public, especially when it concerns constititional rights.
Students at United Local Junior High in Columbiana County are continuing a project of gathering supplies and toys for orphans in Belarus and Russia.
The Ohio Expo Center presents the Goodguys/PPG Hot Rod and Custom Car Nationals July 13-15.
The Northwestern Pa. Steam and Gas Engine Show, July 20-22, will spotlight “Odd Balls and Orphans” along with Maytag engines and equipment.
Cattle producers suffered a $42-54 million loss because of errors in USDA’s price reporting system.
Is he a ‘grab and go’ kind of shopper? Guys aren’t as inept at shopping as women think, but it is a skill that seems to have evolved more strongly in females.
Witmer’s Feed and Grain will rebuild the Garfield grain mill lost to fire in June.
USDA wool experts are helping save the flag that inspired our national anthem.