Bursting at the seams: Pictures from inside America’s overcrowded prison system show cramped lives lived by two million inmates
Astonishing pictures show American prison system at breaking point with more than two million citizens behind bars
The most overcrowded state, California, has 140,000 inmates when its 33 prisons are only designed to hold 80,000
Overcapacity is expected to soar to 45 per cent above its maximum limit by 2018
These astonishing pictures show America’s [...]
(Reuters) – Global temperature rise could exceed “safe” levels of two degrees Celsius in some parts of the world in many of our lifetimes if greenhouse gas emissions continue to increase, two research papers published in the journal Nature warned.
“Certain levels of climate change are very likely within the lifetimes of many people living now … unless emissions of greenhouse gases are substantially reduced in the coming decades,” said a [...]
China has joined the United States, Germany, Italy and the United Arab Emirates, in hosting an ATM machine that dispenses bullion and gold coins. In Beijing’s 800-year old Wangfujing shopping district, shoppers can use bank cards and cash to buy certified gold bars and coins.
China’s first ATM dispensing gold bars and coins was switched on over the weekend of September 25, and then swiftly [...]