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WCAX-TV Vermont
NY gives $35M in grants to help private colleges upgradeALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - New York is helping its private colleges with campus repair
NY gives $35M in grants to help private colleges upgrade
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 27 minutes ago
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - New York is helping its private colleges with campus repairs, upgrades and construction projects. Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced this week that the state will award more than two dozen schools a combined $35 million in matching... Read more
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Daily Pennsylvanian
When professors become presidentsAcademia isn’t usually thought of as a typical business, where employees “climb
When professors become presidents
Daily Pennsylvanian / Posted an hour ago
Academia isn’t usually thought of as a typical business, where employees “climb the ladder” to more prestigious positions, but many of Penn’s administrators have done just that, starting as professors and taking on more responsibilities as they... Read more
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New Kerala
Predicting right-size of heart valves before surgeryNew York, Feb 14 : Children born with a certain congenital heart defect often n
Predicting right-size of heart valves before surgery
New Kerala / Posted 6 hours ago
New York, Feb 14 : Children born with a certain congenital heart defect often need a pulmonary valve surgically inserted when they are 10 to 15 years old. Researchers have now developed computer simulations to determine if the necessary valve will... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Liz Rubino teaches what she performsBy LINDA M. LINONIS YOUNGSTOWN Liz Rubino’s life as a performer embodies the
Liz Rubino teaches what she performs
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 7 hours ago
By LINDA M. LINONIS YOUNGSTOWN Liz Rubino’s life as a performer embodies the definition of cabaret. That’s a form of entertainment featuring music, song, dance, recitation or drama distinguished by the performance venue including a restaurant, pub... Read more
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Salon.com
John Lattner, won Heisman at Notre Dame in 1953, dies at 83SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — John Lattner, the 1953 Heisman Trophy winner who helped
John Lattner, won Heisman at Notre Dame in 1953, dies at 83
Salon.com / Posted 9 hours ago
SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — John Lattner, the 1953 Heisman Trophy winner who helped lead Notre Dame to a 9-0-1 record and a No. 2 ranking in Frank Leahy’s final year as coach, has died. He was 83. Lattner died early Saturday morning at his home in... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
College Roundup: Elmira closes out home season with winThe Elmira College women’s hockey team defeated William Smith, 5-2, on Senior D
College Roundup: Elmira closes out home season with win
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 10 hours ago
The Elmira College women’s hockey team defeated William Smith, 5-2, on Senior Day at the Murray Athletic Center Ice Arena. The Elmira College women’s hockey team closed out their regular season at home Saturday with a 5-2 win over William Smith at... Read more
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The New Yorker
Supreme ConfidenceLining up to hear a Supreme Court Justice speak is more like lining up for a ro
Supreme Confidence
The New Yorker / Posted 13 hours ago
Lining up to hear a Supreme Court Justice speak is more like lining up for a rock concert than you might think. This is especially true if the speech is on a college campus and the speaker in question is Justice Antonin Scalia. Ruth Bader Ginsburg is... Read more
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Daily Herald
John Lattner, won Heisman at Notre Dame in 1953, dies at 83SOUTH BEND, Ind. -- John Lattner, the 1953 Heisman Trophy winner who helped lea
John Lattner, won Heisman at Notre Dame in 1953, dies at 83
Daily Herald / Posted 14 hours ago
SOUTH BEND, Ind. -- John Lattner, the 1953 Heisman Trophy winner who helped lead Notre Dame to a 9-0-1 record and a No. 2 ranking in Frank Leahy's final year as coach, has died. He was 83. His death was confirmed by Notre Dame, and the school held a... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Urban life leads to bacteria changes in the homeWASHINGTON (AP) — Whether it’s a jungle hut or a high-rise apartment, your home
Urban life leads to bacteria changes in the home
WWLP Springfield / Posted 14 hours ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — Whether it’s a jungle hut or a high-rise apartment, your home is covered in bacteria, and new research from the Amazon suggests city dwellers might want to open a window. Scientists traveled from remote villages in Peru to a large... Read more
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Daily Mail
The moment a desperate mother told the Clooneys how she fled SyriaNow Amal helps a Syrian refugee through her civil war trauma: Desperate mother
The moment a desperate mother told the Clooneys how she fled Syria
Daily Mail / Posted 17 hours ago
Now Amal helps a Syrian refugee through her civil war trauma: Desperate mother opens her heart to the Clooneys (and David Miliband) and reveals how she escaped conflict with her 11-year-old daughter High-profile couple discussed migrant crisis with... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
7 ways being single influences your successWatch just about any romantic comedy or talk to your haughtiest married friends
7 ways being single influences your success
Stamford Advocate / Posted 17 hours ago
Watch just about any romantic comedy or talk to your haughtiest married friends and you'll see that single life is wrapped in stigma. As the stereotype goes, single people would be much better off if only they got married. As New York University... Read more
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Connecticut Post
7 ways being single influences your successWatch just about any romantic comedy or talk to your haughtiest married friends
7 ways being single influences your success
Connecticut Post / Posted 17 hours ago
Watch just about any romantic comedy or talk to your haughtiest married friends and you'll see that single life is wrapped in stigma. As the stereotype goes, single people would be much better off if only they got married. As New York University... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
7 ways being single influences your successWatch just about any romantic comedy or talk to your haughtiest married friends
7 ways being single influences your success
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 18 hours ago
Watch just about any romantic comedy or talk to your haughtiest married friends and you'll see that single life is wrapped in stigma. As the stereotype goes, single people would be much better off if only they got married. As New York University... Read more
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Business Insider
7 ways being single influences your successWatch just about any romantic comedy or talk to your haughtiest married friends
7 ways being single influences your success
Business Insider / Posted 18 hours ago
Watch just about any romantic comedy or talk to your haughtiest married friends and you'll see that single life is wrapped in stigma. As the stereotype goes, single people would be much better off if only they got married. As New York University... Read more
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CTV News
Urbanization changes bacteria found in homes, study suggestsWASHINGTON -- Whether it's a jungle hut or a high-rise apartment, your home is
Urbanization changes bacteria found in homes, study suggests
CTV News / Posted 20 hours ago
WASHINGTON -- Whether it's a jungle hut or a high-rise apartment, your home is covered in bacteria, and new research from the Amazon suggests city dwellers might want to open a window. Scientists travelled from remote villages in Peru to a large... Read more
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New Kerala
President presents Infosys Prizes to six winnersNew Delhi, Feb 13 : President Pranab Mukherjee on Saturday felicitated six winn
President presents Infosys Prizes to six winners
New Kerala / Posted 21 hours ago
New Delhi, Feb 13 : President Pranab Mukherjee on Saturday felicitated six winners of Infosys Science Foundation Prizes 2015 for their outstanding contribution in their fields. The winners are Umesh Waghmare in engineering and computer science... Read more
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KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma
Urbanization leads to change in type of bacteria in the homeWASHINGTON (AP) - Whether it's a jungle hut or a high-rise apartment, your home
Urbanization leads to change in type of bacteria in the home
KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma / Posted yesterday
WASHINGTON (AP) - Whether it's a jungle hut or a high-rise apartment, your home is covered in bacteria, and new research from the Amazon suggests city dwellers might want to open a window. Scientists traveled from remote villages in Peru to a large... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Urbanization leads to change in type of bacteria in the homeWASHINGTON (AP) - Whether it's a jungle hut or a high-rise apartment, your home
Urbanization leads to change in type of bacteria in the home
Hawaii News Now / Posted yesterday
WASHINGTON (AP) - Whether it's a jungle hut or a high-rise apartment, your home is covered in bacteria, and new research from the Amazon suggests city dwellers might want to open a window. Scientists traveled from remote villages in Peru to a large... Read more
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Daily Pennsylvanian
New coding bootcamp to teach 'real-world' computer science skillsA new coding program created by Penn alumni will help students learn real-world
New coding bootcamp to teach 'real-world' computer science skills
Daily Pennsylvanian / Posted yesterday
A new coding program created by Penn alumni will help students learn real-world computer science skills without ever setting foot in Computer and Information Science 110. Horizons, a coding bootcamp course that 2014 Wharton graduate Edward Lando and... Read more
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ABC News
Urbanization Leads to Change in Type of Bacteria in the HomeWhether it's a jungle hut or a high-rise apartment, your home is covered in bac
Urbanization Leads to Change in Type of Bacteria in the Home
ABC News / Posted yesterday
Whether it's a jungle hut or a high-rise apartment, your home is covered in bacteria, and new research from the Amazon suggests city dwellers might want to open a window. Scientists traveled from remote villages in Peru to a large Brazilian city to... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Urbanization leads to change in type of bacteria in the homeWASHINGTON (AP) � Whether it's a jungle hut or a high-rise apartment, your home
Urbanization leads to change in type of bacteria in the home
The Tampa Tribune / Posted yesterday
WASHINGTON (AP) � Whether it's a jungle hut or a high-rise apartment, your home is covered in bacteria, and new research from the Amazon suggests city dwellers might want to open a window. Scientists traveled from remote villages in Peru to a large... Read more
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WBNS-10TV Columbus
Urbanization leads to change in type of bacteria in the home WASHINGTON (AP) — Whether it's a jungle hut or a high-rise apartment, your ho
Urbanization leads to change in type of bacteria in the home
WBNS-10TV Columbus / Posted yesterday
WASHINGTON (AP) — Whether it's a jungle hut or a high-rise apartment, your home is covered in bacteria, and new research from the Amazon suggests city dwellers might want to open a... Read more
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The Economic Times
Failure to climb back: Eurozone economy grows, but total output still lags 2008By Jack Ewing Europe is still trying to crawl back to where it was in 2008. Th
Failure to climb back: Eurozone economy grows, but total output still lags 2008
The Economic Times / Posted yesterday
By Jack Ewing Europe is still trying to crawl back to where it was in 2008. The 19-country eurozone, the core of Europe's economy, grew at an annual rate of 1.1 per cent in the last quarter of 2015. But total economic output remained just slightly... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Urbanization leads to change in type of bacteria in the homeWhether it's a jungle hut or a high-rise apartment, your home is covered in bac
Urbanization leads to change in type of bacteria in the home
The Sacramento Bee / Posted yesterday
Whether it's a jungle hut or a high-rise apartment, your home is covered in bacteria, and new research from the Amazon suggests city dwellers might want to open a window. Scientists traveled from remote villages in Peru to a large Brazilian city to... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Urbanization leads to change in type of bacteria in the homeWASHINGTON (AP) - Whether it's a jungle hut or a high-rise apartment, your home
Urbanization leads to change in type of bacteria in the home
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted yesterday
WASHINGTON (AP) - Whether it's a jungle hut or a high-rise apartment, your home is covered in bacteria, and new research from the Amazon suggests city dwellers might want to open a window. Scientists traveled from remote villages in Peru to a large... Read more
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PhysOrg
Urbanization leads to change in type of bacteria in the homeIn this photo provided by Science Advances shows microbiologist Maria Gloria Do
Urbanization leads to change in type of bacteria in the home
PhysOrg / Posted yesterday
In this photo provided by Science Advances shows microbiologist Maria Gloria Dominguez-Bello, collecting temperature information of the floor at one of the Checherta huts. Whether it's a jungle hut or a high-rise apartment, your home is covered in... Read more
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The Morning Call
Urbanization leads to change in type of bacteria in the homeWhether it's a jungle hut or a high-rise apartment, your home is covered in bac
Urbanization leads to change in type of bacteria in the home
The Morning Call / Posted yesterday
Whether it's a jungle hut or a high-rise apartment, your home is covered in bacteria, and new research from the Amazon suggests city dwellers might want to open a window. Scientists traveled from remote villages in Peru to a large Brazilian city to... Read more
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CBS News
What bacteria may reveal about your homeWhether it's a jungle hut or a high-rise apartment, your home is covered in bac
What bacteria may reveal about your home
CBS News / Posted yesterday
Whether it's a jungle hut or a high-rise apartment, your home is covered in bacteria, and new research from the Amazon suggests city dwellers might want to open a window. Scientists traveled from remote villages in Peru to a large Brazilian city to... Read more
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PC Magazine
Bank Info? Nah, Hackers Want Your Netflix Login It might seem odd, but Netflix usernames and passwords go for as little as 25
Bank Info? Nah, Hackers Want Your Netflix Login
PC Magazine / Posted yesterday
It might seem odd, but Netflix usernames and passwords go for as little as 25 cents on the black market. It's time to change your Netflix password. The streaming video service's worldwide expansion,... Read more
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PC Magazine
Malvertising Discovered on Skype App Malicious ads that rely on browser vulnerabilities can be activated from with
Malvertising Discovered on Skype App
PC Magazine / Posted yesterday
Malicious ads that rely on browser vulnerabilities can be activated from within Skype, researchers find. Security researchers at F-Secure this week discovered malvertising within Skype. It displayed "poisoned"... Read more
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PC Magazine
Say Farewell to Google's Picasa Google is ending support for Picasa and would love it if you transition over
Say Farewell to Google's Picasa
PC Magazine / Posted yesterday
Google is ending support for Picasa and would love it if you transition over to Google Photos. Google plans to end support for Picasa and transition users to Google Photos, the company announced today. Picasa, an... Read more
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Marietta Daily Journal
Urbanization leads to change in type of bacteria in the home - — Whether it's a jungle hut or a high-rise apartment your home is covered in bacteria and new research from the Amazon suggests city dwellers might want to open a windo...Scientists traveled from remote villages in Peru to a large Brazilian city to b
Urbanization leads to change in type of bacteria in the home - — Whether it's a jungle hut or a high-rise apartment your home is covered in bacteria and new research from the Amazon suggests city dwellers might want to open a windo...
Marietta Daily Journal / Posted yesterday
Scientists traveled from remote villages in Peru to a large Brazilian city to begin tracking the effects of urbanization on the diversity of bacteria in people's homes. It's a small first step in a larger quest — understanding how different... Read more
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Salon.com
Sanders proudly declaring “Kissinger is not my friend” totally destroys notion that Clinton’s better on foreign policy“I am proud to say that Henry Kissinger is not my friend. I will not take advic
Sanders proudly declaring “Kissinger is not my friend” totally destroys notion that Clinton’s better on foreign policy
Salon.com / Posted yesterday
“I am proud to say that Henry Kissinger is not my friend. I will not take advice from Henry Kissinger,” Bernie Sanders declared in the Milwaukee presidential debate Thursday night. “Where the secretary and I have a very profound difference,” Sanders... Read more
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Daily Herald
Urbanization leads to change in type of bacteria in the homeWASHINGTON -- Whether it's a jungle hut or a high-rise apartment, your home is
Urbanization leads to change in type of bacteria in the home
Daily Herald / Posted yesterday
WASHINGTON -- Whether it's a jungle hut or a high-rise apartment, your home is covered in bacteria, and new research from the Amazon suggests city dwellers might want to open a window. Scientists traveled from remote villages in Peru to a large... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
What real threat does Zika pose to the Rio Olympics? History has an answerWell before the Zika epidemic began in Brazil last year, Olympics organizers kn
What real threat does Zika pose to the Rio Olympics? History has an answer
WTKR Norfolk / Posted yesterday
Well before the Zika epidemic began in Brazil last year, Olympics organizers knew they would face a challenge in keeping the approximately 16,000 athletes and 600,000 visitors to Rio de Janiero healthy. Mass gatherings are always associated with... Read more
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Salon.com
Urbanization leads to change in type of bacteria in the homeWASHINGTON (AP) — Whether it’s a jungle hut or a high-rise apartment, your home
Urbanization leads to change in type of bacteria in the home
Salon.com / Posted yesterday
WASHINGTON (AP) — Whether it’s a jungle hut or a high-rise apartment, your home is covered in bacteria, and new research from the Amazon suggests city dwellers might want to open a window. Scientists traveled from remote villages in Peru to a large... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Mount Pleasant
Thornwood Filmmaker Michael Villucci Makes His Mark Featuring SeniorsTHORNWOOD, N.Y. -- Thornwood resident Michael Villucci, who is enrolled in the
Thornwood Filmmaker Michael Villucci Makes His Mark Featuring Seniors
The Daily Voice - Mount Pleasant / Posted yesterday
THORNWOOD, N.Y. -- Thornwood resident Michael Villucci, who is enrolled in the cinema studies program at New York University, spent last summer at the Morningside Rehabilitation Center in the Bronx, interviewing several senior residents about their... Read more
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PC Magazine
Facebook Can Be Sued for Removing Image of Nude Painting Facebook argues it can only be sued in California; a French court says "non."
Facebook Can Be Sued for Removing Image of Nude Painting
PC Magazine / Posted yesterday
Facebook argues it can only be sued in California; a French court says "non." Gustave Courbet's "The Origin of the World," a graphic depiction of female genitalia, is one of the most... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Pleasantville
Thornwood Filmmaker Michael Villucci Makes His Mark Featuring SeniorsTHORNWOOD, N.Y. -- Thornwood resident Michael Villucci, who is enrolled in the
Thornwood Filmmaker Michael Villucci Makes His Mark Featuring Seniors
The Daily Voice - Pleasantville / Posted yesterday
THORNWOOD, N.Y. -- Thornwood resident Michael Villucci, who is enrolled in the cinema studies program at New York University, spent last summer at the Morningside Rehabilitation Center in the Bronx, interviewing several senior residents about their... Read more
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News 8000
What threat does Zika pose to the Olympics?Well before the Zika epidemic began in Brazil last year, Olympics organizers kn
What threat does Zika pose to the Olympics?
News 8000 / Posted yesterday
Well before the Zika epidemic began in Brazil last year, Olympics organizers knew they would face a challenge in keeping the approximately 16,000 athletes and 600,000 visitors to Rio de Janiero healthy. Mass gatherings are always associated with... Read more
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Philly.com
Talking Comcast's 'Freedom Region' with James SamahaBut to me, it's fun. Where else would I want to be within the company other tha
Talking Comcast's 'Freedom Region' with James Samaha
Philly.com / Posted yesterday
But to me, it's fun. Where else would I want to be within the company other than where all the action is, where all the fun is? We sometimes get to roll out some of the new products before everyone else does, because it's our hometown, or we'll get... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Brendan O’Neill: I want no part of today’s ‘racial awareness’When I was at university in London in the early 1990s, Michael Jackson’s mega-h
Brendan O’Neill: I want no part of today’s ‘racial awareness’
Dallas Morning News / Posted yesterday
When I was at university in London in the early 1990s, Michael Jackson’s mega-hit “Black or White” was forever blaring in the student bar. As we drank our flat beers, we’d sing along: “It don’t matter if you’re black or white.” On American campuses,... Read more
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Philly.com
Jehron Muhammad: Students on being MuslimZachary Lockman, a professor of Middle Eastern and Islamic Studies at New York
Jehron Muhammad: Students on being Muslim
Philly.com / Posted yesterday
Zachary Lockman, a professor of Middle Eastern and Islamic Studies at New York University, believes it would help if public schools taught about the contributions of Islam. As an example, Lockman said that knowing that “translated Arabic writings on... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
An endless leg over legIn 1994, the British orientalist Robert Irwin began his Arabian Nights: A Compa
An endless leg over leg
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted yesterday
In 1994, the British orientalist Robert Irwin began his Arabian Nights: A Companion, an account of The Thousand and One Nights, by saying that according to a Middle Eastern superstition “no one can read the whole of the Arabian Nights without dying.”... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
An interpretive mini-dictionary of the American electionsThere is nothing more boring than dictionaries. They are not for bedtime readin
An interpretive mini-dictionary of the American elections
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted yesterday
There is nothing more boring than dictionaries. They are not for bedtime reading. Learners reach for them only when obliged to verify a word. But they are necessary to explain, selectively, the American lexicon in this year of electioneering. The... Read more
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PC Magazine
Become One With Nature (From Your Couch) on Street View Tour the Statue of Liberty, Valley Forge, Yosemite, and much more--all with n
Become One With Nature (From Your Couch) on Street View
PC Magazine / Posted yesterday
Tour the Statue of Liberty, Valley Forge, Yosemite, and much more--all with no crowds--on Google Maps. Summer road trip planning in the U.S. just got a bit easier thanks to Google Street... Read more
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Medical News Today
What triggers rage? New research sheds lightSome people can experience unprovoked, violent outbursts that they are unable t
What triggers rage? New research sheds light
Medical News Today / Posted yesterday
Some people can experience unprovoked, violent outbursts that they are unable to control. But where do these fits of rage come from? A new study may offer clues. The team says their findings may help us understand what triggers rage in humans and... Read more
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Daily Mail
Khloe Kardashian sticks close to Lamar Odom dinnerAfter the show: Khloe Kardashian takes Lamar Odom's arm as they head to dinner
Khloe Kardashian sticks close to Lamar Odom dinner
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
After the show: Khloe Kardashian takes Lamar Odom's arm as they head to dinner post Yeezy 3... but she STILL insists they're just 'cordial exes' Khloe Kardashian has insisted she is nothing more than friends with Lamar Odom, even writing on Twitter:... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
City to invest $7.2 million in new hubs to bolster techRendering of the New Lab at the Brooklyn Navy Yard. The city announced Thursda
City to invest $7.2 million in new hubs to bolster tech
Crain's New York Business / Posted yesterday
Rendering of the New Lab at the Brooklyn Navy Yard. The city announced Thursday it will open business hubs in midtown and the Brooklyn Navy Yard to increase jobs in tech and expand its efforts in urban problem-solving. The new centers are part of a... Read more
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EuroNews
UAE sets up ministries for HAPPINESS and TOLERANCENew government ministries of Happiness, Tolerance and Youth Affairs have been c
UAE sets up ministries for HAPPINESS and TOLERANCE
EuroNews / Posted yesterday
New government ministries of Happiness, Tolerance and Youth Affairs have been created in the United Arab Emirates. UAE Prime Minister Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, who is also Ruler of Dubai, made the announcement at the World Government Summit... Read more
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