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2014/12/19 08:23
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Eating blueberries picked in the wild, called bilberries, can diminish the many undesirable effects of a high-fat diet, including inflammation and rising blood pressure, according to a study at the...
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2014/12/18 20:39
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The wife of Arthur Porter, the accused fraudster and former head of the federal spy watchdog, has admitted to laundering millions of dollars stolen from the public purse. Pamela Porter pleaded guilty...
2014/12/18 20:07
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MONTREAL - The wife of alleged fraudster Arthur Porter has pleaded guilty to two counts of laundering the proceeds of crime. Pamela Porter entered the pleas in a Montreal courtroom this...
2014/12/18 18:30
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SUNY Distinguished Professor James A. Gardner has been named interim dean of the UB Law School, UB Provost Charles F. Zukoski announced on Tuesday. Gardner is the Bridget and Thomas Black Professor...
2014/12/18 17:34
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People who are obese could also be considered disabled, the European Court of Justice has ruled. The judgment comes after the landmark case of a Danish childminder who was believed to be so fat he...
2014/12/18 15:51
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People who are obese could now be classed disabled The European Court of Justice today ruled that an obese person can be considered to have a disability if their weight "hinders the full and...
2014/12/18 14:46
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One lie, two lies, three lies. If your children are lying more after you have punished them for being dishonest, one problem may be that you need to talk to them instead. A recent study (paywall),...
2014/12/18 13:39
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U.S. wheat growers resist converting to a more profitable method of farming because of ideology – their personal beliefs about organic farming – rather than technical or material obstacles, according...
2014/12/18 10:39
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A law professor named an Ontario judge this week wrote two years ago for a conservative, U.S.-based institute that the legalization of same-sex marriage in Canada has harmed religious freedom and free...
2014/12/17 01:49
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Andrea Albert Pierre Casiraghi of Monaco Prince Andrea is 30 years old and the grandson of the late Prince Rainier and Grace Kelly, the late Princess Grace of Monaco. He's currently fourth in line for...
2014/12/16 23:44
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Q I have boy-girl twins who are 11. Their pediatrician suggested that my daughter get a vaccine for HPV, but he didn't offer it to my son. I've got three questions. First, why didn't he suggest the...
2014/12/16 18:44
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... they do present themselves, they are an opportunity to test the approximation schemes (algorithms) that are used to make progress in modern physics," said Michael Strickland, Ph.D., associate...
2014/12/16 17:33
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The University at Buffalo has appointed a veteran faculty member as interim dean of the Law School. James A. Gardner, a specialist in constitutional and election law, will succeed Makau W. Mutua, who...
2014/12/15 17:21
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An extract from potatoes may be the "miracle ingredient" to fight obesity, McGill University researchers say. When scientists fed mice a high-fat, high-carb diet, the animals whose food was...
2014/12/14 05:39
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A new study has revealed that the length of a man's fingers can predict how well he gets on with women. The study conducted at McGill University explained that men whose index fingers were close to...
2014/12/14 04:39
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... boss.” This is the first time I’ve met David Carr, the weathered and worn, witty and sometimes caustic media critic for The New York Times. But he greets me like an old pal as he slides into a...
2014/12/13 13:23
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In a study so surprising that the research team repeated their experiment, a simple potato extract put a cap on weight gain even when the laboratory mice were allowed a diet high in fat and refined...
2014/12/13 09:15
2014/12/13 09:15
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Readers tell me they often discuss my column at dinner parties. But at this festive time of year, I doubt that will happen with this column. Today, it’s Course 101 on Poop. So, why would you want to...
2014/12/12 14:39
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The ability to adopt new behaviors and ideas—whether learned or invented—has helped humans develop everything from stone tools and agriculture to revolutionary communications technologies like the...
2014/12/12 11:39
2014/12/12 11:39
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There are moments in time when an issue rumbling under the surface makes a leap into the national consciousness. For sexual assault and consent, it started on campus, with misogynistic chants and...
2014/12/19 08:23
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