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Doctors pulled a foot-long worm out of a woman's intestines and they think it came from invisible parasitic eggs she accidentally ate

Doctors pulled a foot-long worm out of a woman's intestines and they think it came from invisible parasitic eggs she accidentally ate

22 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

After complaining about stomach pains for more than 10 years, a Chinese woman underwent surgery where doctors removed a foot-long parasitic worm from her intestines, according...
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10 interesting uses for vodka that you probably didn't know

10 interesting uses for vodka that you probably didn't know

36 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

Vodka can be used to disinfect a variety of surfaces in your home. The clear liquor can help repel pesky bugs such as mosquitoes. Vodka is also an ideal choice for removing bad...
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Here's everything you need to know about CBD, the cannabis compound that's in everything from coffee to ice cream and could soon be a $16 billion business

Here's everything you need to know about CBD, the cannabis compound that's in everything from coffee to ice cream and could soon be a $16 billion business

54 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

Cannabidiol, or CBD , is a key compound in cannabis plants, though it doesn't cause marijuana's high. CBD is being added to foods, drinks and creams. The evidence for many...
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I tested out furniture from Amazon's new private-label brands - and the quality is surprisingly comparable to my higher-end furniture

I tested out furniture from Amazon's new private-label brands - and the quality is surprisingly comparable to my higher-end furniture

54 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

Amazon recently launched two private-label furniture brands, Rivet and Stone & Beam . Rivet 's look is more mid-century modern, while Stone & Beam 's is more farmhouse chic...
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Tasty deals: Apps help find unsold food and reduce waste

3 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

By KIRSTEN GRIESHABER BERLIN - After a long day at work, Annekathrin Fiesinger is too tired to consider making dinner at home. So the 34-year-old uses her smart phone to check...
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'Starving' Polar Bear Wanders Into Siberian Town

'Starving' Polar Bear Wanders Into Siberian Town

4 hours ago   |   NPR

Residents in the town of Norilsk in northern Siberia were surprised to see the female bear, who reportedly appeared to be exhausted and looking for food.
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South Korea to send 50,000 tons of rice to North Korea

4 hours ago   |   ABC News   |   2 articles

South Korea says it plans to send 50,000 tons of rice to North Korea through the World Food Program, in its second aid package announced over the past month as it seeks to help...
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South Korea says it will send 50,000 tons of rice aid to North Korea in response to food shortages

5 hours ago   |   ABC News   |   2 articles


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Oberlin v. Gibson's a lesson in woke privilege

8 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

If there is one thing you learn about at Oberlin College, the notoriously progressive liberal arts college, it is surely privilege: white privilege, hetero privilege, gender...
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Boston plans expansion of composting and recycling programs

9 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

Boston's looking to cut down on waste by expanding composting and recycling programs, with the goal of cutting trash by 90% by 2050 - even as other cities and towns chuck their...
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Trump kicks off 2020 campaign at Orlando rally

Trump kicks off 2020 campaign at Orlando rally

The president is hoping to replicate the dynamics that allowed him to capture the Republican Party nomination and then the presidency in 2016 as an insurgent intent on... Read more ...

Utility blamed for deadly, destructive California wildfire agrees to pay $1...

Utility blamed for deadly, destructive California wildfire agrees to pay $1 billion to governments

A California utility blamed for igniting several wildfires that killed dozens and destroyed thousands of homes has agreed to pay $1 billion to Northern California cities and... Read more ...

UN expert eyes probe of Saudi prince role in Khashoggi death

UN expert eyes probe of Saudi prince role in Khashoggi death

GENEVA - An independent U.N. human rights expert investigating the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi on Wednesday recommended an investigation into the possible role... Read more ...

Jamal Khashoggi was injected with sedatives before being suffocated with a...

Jamal Khashoggi was injected with sedatives before being suffocated with a plastic bag, according to a new UN report on the Saudi journalist's murder

Jamal Khashoggi was most likely drugged and then suffocated with a plastic bag, a new UN investigation into his murder has found. The findings come from a report published on... Read more ...

Feds seize $1 billion worth of cocaine in massive Philadelphia drug bust

Feds seize $1 billion worth of cocaine in massive Philadelphia drug bust

Federal authorities discovered 16.5 tons of cocaine on a ship in a Philadelphia and arrested members of the crew in one of the largest drug busts in the area's history... Read more ...

‘Attack squirrel' hopped up on meth rescued during drug bust

‘Attack squirrel' hopped up on meth rescued during drug bust

Rocky's got nothing on this flying squirrel. An “attack squirrel” in a cage was hopped up on methamphetamine so it would stay aggressive, authorities said. Limestone County... Read more ...

UFC on ESPN+ 12 breakdown: Renato Moicano vs. 'Korean Zombie' yields...

UFC on ESPN+ 12 breakdown: Renato Moicano vs. 'Korean Zombie' yields reluctant pick

MMA Junkie Radio co-host and MMA Junkie contributor Dan Tom breaks down the UFC's top bouts. Today, we look at the main event for UFC on ESPN+ 12. UFC on ESPN+ 12 takes place... Read more ...

Four suspects charged with shooting down passenger jet in Ukraine

Four suspects charged with shooting down passenger jet in Ukraine

Four people - three Russians and one Ukrainian - will face murder charges in the downing of a Malaysia Airlines plane in eastern Ukraine in which 298 people were killed in... Read more ...

Joy Harjo Becomes The First Native American U.S. Poet Laureate

Joy Harjo Becomes The First Native American U.S. Poet Laureate

A member of the Muskogee Creek Nation, the 68-year-old poet and musician says she bears "the honor on behalf of the people and my ancestors," and aims to serve as an... Read more ...

Adobe climbs after beating Wall Street earnings forecasts thanks to strong...

Adobe climbs after beating Wall Street earnings forecasts thanks to strong growth in its cloud business

Adobe shares rose more than 4% on Wednesday morning during pre-market trading after reporting better-than-expected revenue and earnings per share. The creator of Photoshop... Read more ...