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Mexico's cartels appear to be shaking up the cocaine trade

Mexico's cartels appear to be shaking up the cocaine trade

4 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Unrefined coca base is increasingly being smuggled out of Colombia, rather than refined powder cocaine, the country's top counter-drug official said in May. That change hints...
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Good hemp seed or 'garbage'? Growers say standards needed

Good hemp seed or 'garbage'? Growers say standards needed

15 hours ago   |   Post Gazette

A research lab in Oregon joins a national review board and seed certification programs to standardize the quickly growing U.S. hemp industry
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Gadget Lab Podcast: The Biggest News From E3

1 day ago   |   Wired

Peter Rubin joins the show this week to tell us about the major announcements made at the videogame industry's big conference.
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Facebook open-sources AI Habitat to help robots navigate realistic environments

Facebook open-sources AI Habitat to help robots navigate realistic environments

1 day ago   |   Venture Beat

Facebook AI Research and Facebook Reality Labs open-sourced the Habitat embodied AI simulator and Replica data set to train robots.
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More research labs are retiring monkeys when studies finish

1 day ago   |   NBC News

"We really feel very grateful to them and we want them to have wonderful lives after," said the head of an organization representing research universities and companies.
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New Oregon lab, seed certification bring standards to hemp

1 day ago   |   Star Tribune

A unit of wheat is a called a bushel, and a standard weight of potatoes is called a century. But hemp as a fully legal U.S. agricultural commodity is so new that a unit of hemp...
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How the New Mac Pro Can Impact Accessibility

How the New Mac Pro Can Impact Accessibility

1 day ago   |   iMore

Pro consumers with accessibility needs may have a whole new way of working like a pro. After the WWDC keynote ended, I was invited to join my fellow members of the press at...
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NYC's 'Quickie Lab' closes loophole in sexual health prevention

1 day ago   |   NBC News

NYC is launching a free STD clinic that will diagnose chlamydia and gonorrhea in several hours, “collapsing the diagnosis window,” doctors say, and preventing new infections.
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Glaxo Teams Up With CRISPR Pioneers from Berkeley, UCSF: Brainstorm Health

2 days ago   |   Fortune

Good afternoon, readers. It's always fun when the big names align in the life sciences. To that end, British pharmaceutical giant GlaxoSmithKline is teaming up with the...
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Total number of untested rape kids in Mass. reported for first time

Total number of untested rape kids in Mass. reported for first time

2 days ago   |   WCVB

The law requires police departments to tell Massachusetts how many of these untested kits they have, and then send them to a state lab for testing.
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Pelicans trade Anthony Davis to Lakers for monster haul

Pelicans trade Anthony Davis to Lakers for monster haul

LeBron James has his man. Pelicans superstar Anthony Davis is on his way to the Lakers, according to ESPN. The Lakers agreed to send Lonzo Ball, Brandon Ingram, Josh Hart and... Read more ...

Plane landing at Newark airport blows tires, skids on runway

Plane landing at Newark airport blows tires, skids on runway

Authorities say a plane blew tires while landing at Newark airport, sending it skidding across the runway before coming to a halt. Read more ...

O.J. Simpson is now on Twitter and says he's 'got a little getting even to do'

O.J. Simpson is now on Twitter and says he's 'got a little getting even to do'

Fresh off nearly a decade in prison, O.J. Simpson launched a new Twitter account Friday night with a selfie video in which he says he's "got a little getting even to do." Read more ...

Notre Dame Cathedral to hold first Mass since fire

Notre Dame Cathedral to hold first Mass since fire

It's been two months since a massive fire ravaged the iconic cathedral. Read more ...

AP source: Yanks near deal to get Encarnación from Mariners

AP source: Yanks near deal to get Encarnación from Mariners

CHICAGO - A person familiar with the negotiations says the New York Yankees are close to getting slugger Edwin Encarnación in a trade with the Seattle Mariners. Read more ...

Anthony Davis has been traded to the Lakers and LeBron James

Anthony Davis has been traded to the Lakers and LeBron James

The New Orleans Pelicans have agreed to a trade to send Anthony Davis to the Los Angeles Lakers, according to multiple reports. Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN was the first to... Read more ...

Anthony Davis decision highlights Knicks' grim reality

Anthony Davis decision highlights Knicks' grim reality

Anthony Davis and LeBron James got exactly what they wanted Saturday - a trade to the Lakers for the Pelicans' disgruntled big man - and one fewer superstar target remains on... Read more ...

NHL trade news: Blackhawks acquire Olli Maatta from Penguins for Dominik Kahun

NHL trade news: Blackhawks acquire Olli Maatta from Penguins for Dominik Kahun

The Blackhawks have been looking for a defenseman and they got a good one. Read more ...

Sale fans 10 to help resurgent Red Sox beat Orioles 7-2

Sale fans 10 to help resurgent Red Sox beat Orioles 7-2

BALTIMORE - Chris Sale struck out 10 over six sharp innings, J.D. Martinez homered in a third straight game and the surging Boston Red Sox beat the Baltimore Orioles 7-2 on... Read more ...

Cubs' Kyle Hendricks goes on IL with shoulder inflammation

Cubs' Kyle Hendricks goes on IL with shoulder inflammation

LOS ANGELES - The Cubs have placed starting pitcher Kyle Hendricks on the 10-day injured list with right shoulder inflammation. Read more ...