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Using Virtual Reality as Tool to Foster Empathy

Using Virtual Reality as Tool to Foster Empathy

2 hours ago   |   Psych Central

New research suggests emerging technology can be a useful tool to encourage empathy, helpful behavior, and positive attitudes towards marginalized groups. In this case...
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Fantasy Hockey Rankings, Week Oct. 22-28: Model that beat experts says start Anthony Duclair, Reilly Smith

4 hours ago   |   CBS Sports   |   3 articles

Our advanced computer model simulated every NHL game this week 10,000 times
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NFL odds, picks for Week 7: Proven computer model loving Eagles, Lions

4 hours ago   |   CBS Sports   |   3 articles

SportsLine computer model simulated every Week 7 NFL game 10,000 times with surprising results
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Hackers Breach HealthCare.Gov System, Threatening the Data of 75,000 People

6 hours ago   |   Time   |   2 articles

A government computer system that interacts with HealthCare.gov was hacked earlier this month, compromising the sensitive personal data of some 75,000 people, officials said...
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College football odds, picks, lines for Week 8: Proven computer model loving Ohio State and Michigan State

7 hours ago   |   CBS Sports   |   3 articles

SportsLine's advanced computer model simulated every Week 8 game 10,000 times with surprising results
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Fantasy Football Rankings Week 7: Model that beat experts says start Nick Chubb, sit Drew Brees

7 hours ago   |   CBS Sports   |   3 articles

SportsLine's advanced computer model reveals start-sit advice for Week 7
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8 Strategies for Fewer Abandoned Shopping Carts

9 hours ago   |   Business

Virtually all businesses that sell anything are developing or already using e-commerce websites or landing pages to sell their products online. Though the convenience of...
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GamesBeat Decides 100: The BOBO tactician doesn't need a gun

GamesBeat Decides 100: The BOBO tactician doesn't need a gun

21 hours ago   |   Venture Beat

It's our 100th-episode spectacular, and we do almost nothing to celebrate it. We're a business site, and it's time to go to work!
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Tinley Park trustee charged with sending threatening texts to ex-fiance's boyfriend, police say

21 hours ago   |   Chicago Tribune

Tinley Park Trustee Brian Younker was charged Friday with harassment by electronic communication, according to village police Chief Matthew Walsh. The charge is a Class B...
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Hackers breach HealthCare.gov system, get data on 75,000

22 hours ago   |   National Post

WASHINGTON - Officials say a government computer system that interacts with HealthCare.gov was hacked earlier this month, compromising the sensitive personal data of some...
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Dozens of unburied fetuses, infants found at Detroit funeral home

Dozens of unburied fetuses, infants found at Detroit funeral home

It is the second time this month that fetuses have been found in Detroit funeral homes. Read more ...

Brewers beat Dodgers 7-2, send NLCS to Game 7

Brewers beat Dodgers 7-2, send NLCS to Game 7

The Milwaukee Brewers have forced the NL Championship Series to Game 7 with a 7-2 win over the LA Dodgers. Read more ...

At $1.6 Billion, Mega Millions Hits Lottery Record

At $1.6 Billion, Mega Millions Hits Lottery Record

It's the highest lottery jackpot in history, surpassing the $1.586 billion Powerball prize in January 2016. The next drawing will be on Tuesday night. (Image credit: Mark... Read more ...

Lionel Messi scored a goal, created another, but injured his arm in a...

Lionel Messi scored a goal, created another, but injured his arm in a horrific fall and may be sidelined for the biggest FC Barcelona match of the year

Lionel Messi has injured his arm just one week before the biggest match of FC Barcelona's season so far. The injury occured after just 17 minutes of Saturday's La Liga game... Read more ...

No Mega Millions winner, jackpot climbs to $1.6 billion

No Mega Millions winner, jackpot climbs to $1.6 billion

The $1.6 billion estimated jackpot would be the largest prize in U.S. history. Read more ...

No. 19 Iowa pummels Maryland 23-0 for 3rd straight win

No. 19 Iowa pummels Maryland 23-0 for 3rd straight win

The Hawkeyes didn't let the windy conditions at Kinnick get to them - in fact, they used it to their advantage. Read more ...

No Mega Millions winner, jackpot climbs to $1.6 billion

No Mega Millions winner, jackpot climbs to $1.6 billion

No one won the latest Mega Millions drawing, meaning the jackpot climbs to a staggering $1.6 billion. Read more ...

Noland, Arkansas defense lead Arkansas past Tulsa, 23-0

Noland, Arkansas defense lead Arkansas past Tulsa, 23-0

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. - Arkansas' defense earned its first shutout since 2014, and the Razorbacks held Tulsa to 12 yards in the third quarter on their way to a 23-0 victory on... Read more ...

Salah scores in Liverpool's 1-0 win at Huddersfield in EPL

Salah scores in Liverpool's 1-0 win at Huddersfield in EPL

HUDDERSFIELD, England - Mohamed Salah scored for just the second time since August to earn Liverpool a 1-0 win at Huddersfield in the English Premier League on Saturday. Read more ...

Saudi Arabia Is Wrapping Up Its Jamal Khashoggi Investigation, But More...

Saudi Arabia Is Wrapping Up Its Jamal Khashoggi Investigation, But More Credible Alternatives Remain

Fundamental questions remain about the journalist's death after the kingdom's Friday night announcement, and it's unlikely Saudi critics abroad will be satisfied. Read more ...