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As schools and businesses close to combat the spread of the coronavirus, photos show just how eerily empty some of the US’s busiest roads and tourist spots have become

The coronavirus pandemic has made some of the US’s most bustling cities eerily quiet. As cities like New York City and Los Angeles adopt increasingly drastic measures to combat the spread of the virus, normally packed streets and highways are practically deserted. San Francisco’s streets have emptied out after the […]
As schools and businesses close to combat the spread of the coronavirus, photos show just how eerily empty some of the US’s busiest roads and tourist spots have become
Lifestyle

How to use a neti pot to flush your sinuses in 3 steps

To use a neti pot safely, make sure you’re filling it with distilled or properly sterilized water to avoid possible infection. After filling the neti pot, tilt your head sideways and pour the liquid into one nostril and wait for it to exit through the other nostril, ideally carrying any […]
How to use a neti pot to flush your sinuses in 3 steps
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From back pain to headaches, here are 12 quick fixes for everyday ailments

From headaches to back pain, many ailments can be treated quickly and effectively at home. To treat a headache, try taking ibuprofen. Ginger may combat nausea. Many people deal with irritating everyday ailments of some kind, such as headaches, nosebleeds, congestion, and back pain. Treating these annoying afflictions, however, doesn’t […]
From back pain to headaches, here are 12 quick fixes for everyday ailments
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Uber is suing to block New York’s cap on new ride-hailing vehicles

Uber has sued New York City to block a cap on new ride-hailing vehicle licenses. The company says it supports a living wage for drivers, but that the cap will not have the intended effect of fighting congestion. Earlier this month, Lyft sued to block the implementation of a new […]
Uber is suing to block New York’s cap on new ride-hailing vehicles
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37 drivers called in sick and Sydney’s transport system fell over

Sydney’s transport system fell over this morning, leaving thousands of passengers stranded in wet weather. There were major delays across the city, including a 8km queue along the City West Link just before 8am. A motorbike accident exacerbated the issue. Transport officials have blamed wet weather and staff calling in […]
37 drivers called in sick and Sydney’s transport system fell over
Markets

These 7 cities have the worst traffic in the world

Traffic congestion is increasingly becoming a global issue, with drivers spending nearly 50% of their driving time in traffic in some cities around the world. Increasing congestion means increased costs for drivers, with United States drivers alone spending almost $US300 billion on traffic-related costs last year according to USA Today. […]
These 7 cities have the worst traffic in the world
Lifestyle

18 Brilliant Ways To End Gridlock And Save Billions

[credit provider=”Flickr / Creative Commons” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/wonderlane/3109550658/sizes/l/in/photostream/”] In 2011, traffic jams cost the United States $121.2 billion, according to a Texas A&M Transportation Institute study.Of that figure, only $2.7 billion paid for the 2.9 billion gallons of fuel wasted by idling vehicles.
18 Brilliant Ways To End Gridlock And Save Billions