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Arctic science at risk as University of Alaska braces for draconian budget cuts

10 hours ago   |   Science Mag

Funding crisis could lead school to declare financial emergency and revoke tenure protections
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Apple Is Ready to Invest in Its Own Original Podcasts

11 hours ago   |   Fortune

Apple plans to fund original podcasts that would be exclusive to its audio service, according to people familiar with the matter, increasing its investment in the industry to...
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‘I Don't Trust You Guys': Lawmakers Unite to Take Aim at Big Tech

11 hours ago   |   NY Times

A series of hearings on Capitol Hill showed the rising force of the political backlash against the country's tech giants.
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Alzheimer's test: Scientists close in on blood test for disease

11 hours ago   |   ABC

Scientists are closing in on a long-sought goal - a blood test to screen people for possible signs of Alzheimer's disease and other forms of dementia.
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The Latest: Services held in Dallas for H. Ross Perot

11 hours ago   |   My Sanantonio

DALLAS - The Latest on services held in Dallas for Texas billionaire H. Ross Perot : 4:15 p.m. Colorful Texas billionaire H. Ross Perot, who twice mounted outsider campaigns...
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Self-Criticism About Weight May Originate With Others

Self-Criticism About Weight May Originate With Others

12 hours ago   |   Psych Central

Some overweight and obese individuals are more likely to engage in “self-stigmatization,” in which they internalize their weight stigma experiences and begin to blame and...
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Not Everyone on 23andMe Will Get the Latest Gene Chip Updates

12 hours ago   |   Wired

Science gets better and better at decoding people's genomes... which might be bad news for people who bought into 23andMe too early.
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A new tool for data scientists and biologists and more

12 hours ago   |   Science Daily

A new computational tool is able to quickly identify the hidden affiliations and interrelationships among groups/items/persons with greater accuracy than existing tools.
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How to enable Adobe Flash Player on a Mac computer using Safari

How to enable Adobe Flash Player on a Mac computer using Safari

13 hours ago   |   Business Insider

When you need the plugin for it, you can enable Adobe Flash Player on your Mac's Safari browser in a few quick steps. Before you get started, however, you'll need to know what...
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Comic-Con at 50: Bigger than ever, but at what cost?

14 hours ago   |   Star Tribune

No one expected their culture would ever become mainstream when a few hundred comic book and science fiction enthusiasts and creators gathered in the basement of a San Diego...
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Retired Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens dead at 99

Retired Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens dead at 99

Retired Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens - a strong proponent of abolishing the Second Amendment - has died, ABC News reported. He was 99. Appointed by Republican... Read more ...

US House votes to 'strongly' condemn Trump's tweets directed at...

US House votes to 'strongly' condemn Trump's tweets directed at congresswomen of color

The Democratic-led House has voted to condemn President Donald Trump's tweets telling four Democratic congresswomen of color to "go back" to their countries of origin. Read more ...

Phony Ferraris, 'Shamborghinis' seized at Brazil factory

Phony Ferraris, 'Shamborghinis' seized at Brazil factory

Police said the cars were being offered on social media for $45,000 to $60,000 - a small fraction of the price of the real thing. Read more ...

Police: 6-year-old girl fatally struck by her golfing dad's ball

Police: 6-year-old girl fatally struck by her golfing dad's ball

Authorities called the situation a “tragic accident.” Read more ...

Federal judge permanently blocks Trump admin from adding citizenship...

Federal judge permanently blocks Trump admin from adding citizenship question to 2020 census

A New York federal judge has issued an order definitively blocking the Trump administration from adding a citizenship question to the 2020 census in any form, despite the... Read more ...

Huggies features dads on diaper box for first time

Huggies features dads on diaper box for first time

Seven designs featured in new premium diaper line Read more ...

Judge orders R. Kelly held in jail, prosecutors call him 'extreme danger to...

Judge orders R. Kelly held in jail, prosecutors call him 'extreme danger to minor girls'

A judge ruled Tuesday that R&B singer R. Kelly be held without bond on federal charges that he and his entourage recruited girls and women to engage in illegal sexual activity... Read more ...

No federal charges for NYPD officer accused of fatally choking Eric Garner

No federal charges for NYPD officer accused of fatally choking Eric Garner

Garner's words “I can't breathe” became a rallying cry for police reform activists, coming amid a stretch of other deaths of black men at the hands of white officers. Read more ...

Here's what 5 experts told us about the $1 billion worth of cocaine found on...

Here's what 5 experts told us about the $1 billion worth of cocaine found on a boat owned by JPMorgan

We spoke to the author of "Narconomics" and other experts about the estimated $1 billion worth of cocaine found on a ship owned by JPMorgan. They said the drugs are probably... Read more ...

'Chance the Snapper,' Chicago's alligator-on-the-loose, is finally caught

'Chance the Snapper,' Chicago's alligator-on-the-loose, is finally caught

Chance the Snapper, as he came to be known, had been on the loose in the park for almost a week - forcing a partial shutdown of the site. Read more ...