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Most triggers for irregular heartbeat can be easily modified

2 minutes ago   |   Science Daily

A personal survey of patients with atrial fibrillatio, one of the most important causes of irregular heartbeats, has found that the majority of triggers for the condition are...
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SI Swimsuit Editor's Picks 02/16/19

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There's a secret room behind Mount Rushmore that's inaccessible to tourists

14 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

Mount Rushmore has a hidden room that's closed to the public. Gutzon Borglum , the sculptor behind the monument, was w orried that over time his work would lose...
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Alaska court strikes down ‘medically necessary' abortion law

26 minutes ago   |   Boston Herald

By BECKY BOHRER JUNEAU, Alaska - The Alaska Supreme Court on Friday struck down as unconstitutional a state law and regulation seeking to define what constitutes medically...
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Airlines to give customers ‘nonbinary' choice under gender

40 minutes ago   |   National Post   |   2 articles

DALLAS - Major U.S. airlines say they will soon change their ticketing process to give passengers an option to identifying themselves as male or female. The gender option on...
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Yes, Vaccines Really Are Safe and Effective. Here's Why

58 minutes ago   |   Time

Yet another outbreak of a vaccine-preventable disease - this time measles in the Pacific Northwest - provides another reminder of the importance of getting children fully...
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Airlines to give customers ‘nonbinary' choice under gender

1 hour ago   |   Miami Herald   |   2 articles

Major U.S. airlines say they will soon change their ticketing process to give passengers an option to identifying themselves as male or female. The gender option on airline...
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After firing GM Dell Demps, Pelicans have one choice to make with Anthony Davis

After firing GM Dell Demps, Pelicans have one choice to make with Anthony Davis

1 hour ago   |   Sporting News   |   9 articles

If the Pelicans truly want to take back control of the franchise, they must sit Anthony Davis for the rest of the 2018-19 season, no matter the consequences.
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Baltimore delegate withdraws bill for open primaries, 'ranked choice' voting in city

2 hours ago   |   Baltimore Sun

Del. Brooke Lierman said Friday she is withdrawing her bill that would have allowed Baltimore to have several options for new ways to conduct elections, including moving to...
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A hard choice in the Arctic: mining or reindeer?

3 hours ago   |   Reuters

Norway has approved a controversial copper mine in its Arctic north, and the decision has environmentalists and the indigenous Sami people worried.
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Trump admits he 'didn't need to' declare national emergency but wants to get...

Trump admits he 'didn't need to' declare national emergency but wants to get the border wall 'done faster'

President Donald Trump on Friday declared a national emergency to obtain funding for a wall along the US-Mexico border. During his announcement, Trump said, "I didn't need to... Read more ...

Supreme Court to hear arguments over census citizenship question

Supreme Court to hear arguments over census citizenship question

The US Supreme Court on Friday said it will decide whether the Trump administration can add a citizenship question to the 2020 census. The justices have agreed to a speedy... Read more ...

Trump expected to sign deal for border wall, plans to declare national...

Trump expected to sign deal for border wall, plans to declare national emergency for extra funding

Money in the bill for border barriers, about $1.4 billion, is far below the $5.7 billion Trump insisted he needed and would finance just a quarter of the 200-plus miles he wanted. Read more ...

Ruth Bader Ginsburg Returns To Work At The Supreme Court

Ruth Bader Ginsburg Returns To Work At The Supreme Court

The Supreme Court associate justice had been working from home after receiving treatment for cancer. Read more ...

$1 trillion idea? Petition calls to sell Montana to Canada

$1 trillion idea? Petition calls to sell Montana to Canada

An online petition calls for selling Montana for $1 trillion to "eliminate the national debt." Read more ...

Trump's border wall emergency declaration will likely seriously harm...

Trump's border wall emergency declaration will likely seriously harm national security

President Donald Trump on Friday morning announced that he will sign a national state of emergency to build the border wall Congress refused to fund. Citing the “monstrous... Read more ...

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It's a girl! Berlin zoo's baby polar bear has 1st checkup

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Trump 'too unstable to carry out duties,' Weld says while launching campaign

Trump 'too unstable to carry out duties,' Weld says while launching campaign

Former Massachusetts Gov. Bill Weld called President Donald Trump incompetent and divisive as he kicked off his presidential campaign. Read more ...

Trump expected to sign deal for border wall, plans to declare national...

Trump expected to sign deal for border wall, plans to declare national emergency for extra funding

Money in the bill for border barriers, about $1.4 billion, is far below the $5.7 billion Trump insisted he needed and would finance just a quarter of the 200-plus miles he wanted. Read more ...