After ranking fourth for the last two years, Norway emerged at the top, displacing three-time topper Denmark for the first time.
"This year the World Happiness Report gives special attention to the social foundations of happiness, including especially happiness in the workplace", the press release said. Ireland, the United States, Germany, Belgium, and the Luxembourg also occupy high positions, all above the UK.
Once again, Nordic and Western European countries rule the roost.
The five least happy countries were Rwanda, Syria, Tanzania, Burundi and the Central African Republic. Ukraine also appears among them, emerging as the odd one out - something that can be easily explained by their ongoing conflict with Russian Federation due to the occupation of Crimea.
The 2017 net worth of all 2,043 billionaires also set a record - $7.7 trillion - an 18 percent jump from past year . This year marks the first time Forbes' billionaire club features more than 2,000 people.
Comparing the alleged action to "McCarthyism", Trump charged in a tweet last weekend that "This is Nixon/Watergate". The Republican president offered no evidence for the allegation, which an Obama spokesman said was "simply false".
Interestingly, two of the other countries in top five-which include Iceland , Switzerland, and Finland-are also Nordic. The least happy countries included the African and Arab countries of Yemen , South Sudan, Syria, Tanzania and Burundi.
The May contract of West Texas Intermediate crude oil futures, the U.S. benchmark of oil prices, fell 1.6% to $48.54 per barrel. The chart above shows how oil prices have fared since OPEC announced its supply cut a year ago until date.
A helmet belonging to a Denver Broncos player was also discovered, National Football League spokesman Brian McCarthy said. Even the Houston police suddenly seem a tad defensive over how big this stolen Brady jersey thing became.
The former "Ultimate Fighter" competitor could be sent to life without the possibility of parole as a result of the conviction. Mack said she fled her home and ran bleeding to neighbors when Koppenhaver went to the kitchen to fetch a knife.
Thai baht was down 0.23%, Singapore dollar 0.15%, Japanese yen 0.14%, China offshore 0.06% and Philippines peso fell 0.05%. US oil production has risen to over 9.1 million barrels per day from below 8.5 million barrels per day last June.
The contained area is off the "heel" of the fire near Sunshine Canyon Drive and the Centennial Trailhead, officials said. More than 1,000 homes have been evacuated on the west end of Boulder because of a fire burning in Sunshine Canyon.
It stood in direct contrast to the bluster and boasting of the modern political moment and of the president who nominated him. Notably, the confirmation hearing provided Cornyn and other Republicans an opportunity to give unqualified praise to Trump.
Within minutes the Celtics extended their lead by continuing to share the ball and cycling through scoring options. The official Boston Celtics Twitter Page is providing the Live Score of this match and also, other Celtics games.
Hesse allegedly filmed and took pictures of himself stabbing Jaden 56 times, and then he posted the content to the "dark web". The nine-year-old boy died of multiple stab wounds, and the discovery of his body on Monday sparked a huge manhunt.
Angelina Jolie meets with the Archbishop of Canterbury
One of the angry tweets branded her "shameless" while another furious tweet said: " Angelina Jolie is a trick ass ho in this pic". The sting of Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt's divorce announcement has dulled slightly in the half a year since the news broke.
Yankees SS leaves WBC for further testing
However, Brian Cashman said Torres isn't going to start the season in the majors, regardless of what happens. Wade is a career.267 hitter in the minors who's shown limited power, reaching as high as Double-A Trenton.
Antonio out of England squad with hamstring injury
The 28-year-old was left out of Gareth Southgate's most recent England squad, despite good form this season. Michail Antonio has been forced to withdraw from the England squad due to injury, West Ham have confirmed.