Study Reveals Link Between Air Pollution and Stillbirths_2

About 140 million babies were born globally last year—the equivalent of adding an entire new Russia to the world’s population. Not counted among those typically blessed events are the number of families whose pregnancies end tragically. According to the United Nations Interagency Group for Child Mortality Estimation, about 2 million pregnancies around the world end in stillbirth each year. The causes of natal death are numerous—from fetal abnormalities to labor complications to maternal hypertension to infections to placental malformation.

Now, according to a new study in Nature Communications, there is another, particularly pernicious cause that may account for up to 39.7% of stillbirths in low- and middle-income countries: air pollution, specifically in…

Kevin Costner and Estranged Wife Christine Baumgartner Finalize Divorce After Months-Long Battle

Kevin Costner & Christine Baumgartner DIVORCE Settled

UPDATE: Kevin Costner and Christine Baumgartner have finalized their divorce, multiple outlets confirmed Feb. 15. 

The exes have "entered into a signed written Marital Settlement Agreement resolving this matter," per legal docs obtained by Entertainment Tonight.


Kevin Costner and Christine Baumgartner are putting on a united front after a bumpy breakup.

Four months after the Yellowstone actor's wife filed to end their 18-year marriage, the exes confirmed to E! News Sept. 19 that they "have come to an amicable and mutually agreed upon resolution of all issues pertaining to their divorce pro…