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Minnesota Senate OKs Hands-Free Driving Bill, All But Assuring Passage

4 hours ago   |   CBS   |   2 articles

MINNEAPOLIS - Minnesota is one major step closer to banning the use of hand held cell phones while driving. The Minnesota Senate passed a hands free bill Monday afternoon. That...
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30 vintage photos that show how colleges have changed

30 vintage photos that show how colleges have changed

4 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Colleges have changed quite a lot over the years. Cultural changes include evolving fashion and a large presence of Greek life. Both classrooms and dorm rooms have evolved...
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Marijuana ER visits climb in Denver hospital study

4 hours ago   |   National Post   |   2 articles

Five years after Colorado first legalized marijuana, a new study shows pot's bad effects are sending more people to the emergency room. Inhaled marijuana caused the most severe...
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New neurons for life? Old people can still make fresh brain cells, study finds

5 hours ago   |   Science Mag

A new salvo in the debate over whether humans still make new brain cells as we get older
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8 vegan skin-care brands you should know, and the best products from each company

8 vegan skin-care brands you should know, and the best products from each company

5 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Insider Picks writes about products and services to help you navigate when shopping online. Insider Inc. receives a commission from our affiliate partners when you buy through...
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Predicting the useful life of batteries with data and AI

5 hours ago   |   Science Daily

In an advance that could accelerate battery development and improve manufacturing, scientists have found how to accurately predict the useful lifespan of lithium-ion batteries...
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Vatican China negotiator reveals decades-long path to deal

5 hours ago   |   National Post

ROME - The Vatican official who negotiated the landmark agreement between the Holy See and China over bishop nominations says the path of normalizing Catholic life there “is...
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2020 Democrats' Strategy of Restraint on the Mueller Probe Was Wise

6 hours ago   |   Slate

And life's about to get much easier for them now that Mueller is done.
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The struggle for life in the Dead Sea sediments: Necrophagy as a survival mechanism

6 hours ago   |   Science Daily

The Dead Sea is not completely dead. The most saline lake on Earth (more than 10 times saltier than sea water) is a harsh environment where only salt-loving microbes from the...
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27 photos that show what makes Finland the happiest country in the world

27 photos that show what makes Finland the happiest country in the world

6 hours ago   |   Business Insider

For the second year in a row, Finland ranked first in the World Happiness Rankings . The annual study ranks 156 countries based on their citizens' happiness, according to their...
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Mandy Moore reunites with 'A Walk to Remember' costar Shane West at her Walk...

Mandy Moore reunites with 'A Walk to Remember' costar Shane West at her Walk of Fame ceremony

Shane West made the sweetest speech about her. Read more ...

Apple's new TV service sounds like a clone of Amazon Prime Video - here's...

Apple's new TV service sounds like a clone of Amazon Prime Video - here's how the 2 compare

Apple announced Apple TV+ on Monday, an ad-free subscription video service that will debut this fall and include original TV shows. Apple's streaming effort is very similar to... Read more ...

IT'S HERE: Apple finally unveils its streaming TV service, Apple TV Channels

IT'S HERE: Apple finally unveils its streaming TV service, Apple TV Channels

Apple finally unveiled its long-rumored TV streaming service at an event on Monday. The service is Apple's latest venture into the television business. Apple announced the new... Read more ...

Father of Sandy Hook shooting victim found dead of apparent suicide

Father of Sandy Hook shooting victim found dead of apparent suicide

The father of one of the 20 kids massacred in the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting in December 2012 in Newtown, Conn., was found dead Monday in an apparent suicide, cops... Read more ...

Steven Spielberg, Jennifer Aniston, other celebs help introduce Apple's...

Steven Spielberg, Jennifer Aniston, other celebs help introduce Apple's streaming TV service

Apple announced a new streaming service, Apple TV Plus, which will house its original shows and movies and could compete with Netflix, Amazon and cable TV itself. Read more ...

Apple announces its long-awaited streaming TV service

Apple announces its long-awaited streaming TV service

Apple announced its long-awaited streaming TV service, along with news, video-game and financial services Read more ...

Kenyan teacher who gives away 80 percent of his salary awarded $1M global prize

Kenyan teacher who gives away 80 percent of his salary awarded $1M global prize

A math and physics teacher from rural Kenya, who gives away 80 percent of his monthly income to help the poor, wins a $1 million prize. Read more ...

Trump's attorney doesn't want Trump's 'confidential' written responses to...

Trump's attorney doesn't want Trump's 'confidential' written responses to Mueller released

Jay Sekulow, an attorney for President Donald Trump, said Monday he does not want the written answers the president submitted to special counsel Robert Mueller to be released... Read more ...

Honoring rivalries: Packers at Bears to open 2019 schedule

Honoring rivalries: Packers at Bears to open 2019 schedule

PHOENIX - As part of the celebration of its 100th season, the NFL will have the Packers play at the Bears in the Thursday night kickoff game Sept. 5. Read more ...

Family behind Krispy Kreme, Panera Bread admits to Nazi ties

Family behind Krispy Kreme, Panera Bread admits to Nazi ties

The German family behind Krispy Kreme Doughnuts, Panera Bread, Pret a Manger and Einstein Bros. Bagels has finally come clean about their reported connection to the Nazis. “It... Read more ...