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The Borneo Post
A bright spot for Kuching retailersKUCHING: It has been a tough year for retailers, with disappointing growth comp
A bright spot for Kuching retailers
The Borneo Post / Posted 3 hours ago
KUCHING: It has been a tough year for retailers, with disappointing growth compounded by the rising costs of living post-Goods and Services Tax (GST) in addition to the weak ringgit, the combination of which resulted in weak consumer... Read more
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The Borneo Post
A bright spot for Kuching retaillersKUCHING: It has been a tough year for retaillers, with disappointing growth com
A bright spot for Kuching retaillers
The Borneo Post / Posted 5 hours ago
KUCHING: It has been a tough year for retaillers, with disappointing growth compounded by the rising costs of living post-Goods and Services Tax (GST) in addition to the weak ringgit, the combination of which resulted in weak consumer... Read more
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Namibia Economist
Why Italy are so bad at rugbyPOOR Sergio Parisse. When the colossal Italian finally retires, he will be an o
Why Italy are so bad at rugby
Namibia Economist / Posted 7 hours ago
POOR Sergio Parisse. When the colossal Italian finally retires, he will be an obvious candidate for the World Rugby Hall of Fame: he is widely regarded as one of the best number eights ever to play the game, having twice been nominated for the World... Read more
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E! Online
Beyoncé & Mariah Carey Hang Out Together at GalaThe two recently hung out together at a gala held by the Heartview Global Found
Beyoncé & Mariah Carey Hang Out Together at Gala
E! Online / Posted yesterday
The two recently hung out together at a gala held by the Heartview Global Foundation, a heart disease research group, in Los Angeles. Both showed major cleavage in gorgeous dresses. Bey, 34, wore a sleek ivory, caped number and pearl drop earrings.... Read more
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CBS News
Ted Cruz pushes back on Trump accusation of "dishonest" polling in S.C.Ted Cruz's campaign is denying a charge levelled by Donald Trump that the Texas
Ted Cruz pushes back on Trump accusation of "dishonest" polling in S.C.
CBS News / Posted yesterday
Ted Cruz's campaign is denying a charge levelled by Donald Trump that the Texas senator was engaged in "sleazy and dishonest" polling against Trump in South Carolina, just weeks before the state's Republican primary. Trump tweeted the accusation... Read more
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Fortune
Ikea Has Been Accused of Avoiding 1 Billion Euros in TaxesIkea is once again under the microscope for corporation tax avoidance, in a tim
Ikea Has Been Accused of Avoiding 1 Billion Euros in Taxes
Fortune / Posted yesterday
Ikea is once again under the microscope for corporation tax avoidance, in a time when U.S. multinationals Alphabet, Amazon, and Apple are also feeling the heat in Europe. The Swedish furniture company fortune-stock symbol=”ikea”] has been accused of... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Global interest in gas detectorLittle-known University of Otago spin-off company Photonic Innovations is about
Global interest in gas detector
Otago Daily Times / Posted yesterday
Little-known University of Otago spin-off company Photonic Innovations is about to launch into commercialisation of its cutting-edge laser gas detection devices in April. Simon Hartley talks to Photonic's chief executive Dr Ojas Mahapatra about the... Read more
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Medical News Today
How can health hack into the Internet of Things?The so-called Internet of Things is a term used to describe physical objects th
How can health hack into the Internet of Things?
Medical News Today / Posted yesterday
The so-called Internet of Things is a term used to describe physical objects that are Internet connected through software, enabling them to communicate with each other. In our everyday lives, we walk through smart cities, in which our transportation... Read more
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The Maui News
Mariners reminded to use cautionTwo whale-vessel contacts have been confirmed in Hawaii this season, said Malia
Mariners reminded to use caution
The Maui News / Posted yesterday
Two whale-vessel contacts have been confirmed in Hawaii this season, said Malia Chow, superintendent of the Hawaiian Islands Humpback Whale Sanctuary. "Whale calves are especially vulnerable to vessel strikes because they are difficult to see, as... Read more
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The Maui News
Study links physical activity to breath holding in whalesThe study was a collective effort of the research group Keiki Kohola and whale-
Study links physical activity to breath holding in whales
The Maui News / Posted yesterday
The study was a collective effort of the research group Keiki Kohola and whale-stranding organizations across the country. Their work offers explanations for a topic scientists know little about - how young whales develop the ability to stay... Read more
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PhysOrg
Stability in ecosystems: Asynchrony of species is more important than diversityThe abundance of species is subject to natural variations (dotted lines). The m
Stability in ecosystems: Asynchrony of species is more important than diversity
PhysOrg / Posted yesterday
The abundance of species is subject to natural variations (dotted lines). The mean variation of the entire community fluctuates much more if the individual species are synchronous. In contrast, if the abundance of species varies asynchronously, the... Read more
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Market Watch
Volkswagen global vehicle sales return to growthBERLIN--Global sales of Volkswagen AG vehicles returned to growth in January on
Volkswagen global vehicle sales return to growth
Market Watch / Posted yesterday
BERLIN--Global sales of Volkswagen AG vehicles returned to growth in January on the back of resurgent sales in China, even as the company's namesake brand declined in all other markets. Volkswagen sold a total of 847,800 cars, trucks and motorcycles... Read more
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The Register
The field at the centre of the universe: Cambridge's outdoor pulsar pusherGeek's Guide to Britain A field full of bits of old wire and an abandoned garde
The field at the centre of the universe: Cambridge's outdoor pulsar pusher
The Register / Posted yesterday
Geek's Guide to Britain A field full of bits of old wire and an abandoned garden shed: it doesn't look like the place where Nobel prize-wining research was conducted, pushing the frontier of radio astronomy. But it was. This is the Mullard Radio... Read more
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WJHG Panama City
Florida lawmakers want to reform the juvenile justice systemTALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WJHG/WECP)- Florida tries more kids as adults than any other
Florida lawmakers want to reform the juvenile justice system
WJHG Panama City / Posted yesterday
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WJHG/WECP)- Florida tries more kids as adults than any other state in the country, but lawmakers are now preaching "reform" and are trying to change the law. 98 percent of those cases are due to the state's "direct file" statute,... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Here’s how your new toy drone could upset the aviation worldWASHINGTON — On a Saturday night in early December, Chinese exchange student Ow
Here’s how your new toy drone could upset the aviation world
The Record Searchlight / Posted yesterday
WASHINGTON — On a Saturday night in early December, Chinese exchange student Owen Ouyang went out to the front yard of his Martinez, Calif., home and launched a sleek new drone he had recently bought for about $1,000. The 2.8-pound drone, advertised... Read more
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PhysOrg
Using waste heat to generate electrical powerA new study contributes to "increasing the energy efficiency of industrial proc
Using waste heat to generate electrical power
PhysOrg / Posted yesterday
A new study contributes to "increasing the energy efficiency of industrial processes and cutting the emission of gases that pollute the atmosphere." When tackling the challenge of meeting energy demand while being environmentally friendly, "it is... Read more
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Daily Star
Bristol struck by second alien encounter as UFO is spotted soaring in the skiesCONSPIRACY: Is Bristol on the brink of an invasion The unidentified flying obj
Bristol struck by second alien encounter as UFO is spotted soaring in the skies
Daily Star / Posted yesterday
CONSPIRACY: Is Bristol on the brink of an invasion The unidentified flying object was captured on camera by mum Fiona Powell, 41. The picture reveals the extraterrestrial object — which looks suspiciously like a flying saucer — hovering just above... Read more
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Science Daily
Male biology students consistently underestimate female peers, study finds: Male students ranked their male classmates as more knowledgeable about course content, even over better-performing female studentsPublished this week in the journal PLOS ONE, the study* found that males enroll
Male biology students consistently underestimate female peers, study finds: Male students ranked their male classmates as more knowledgeable about course content, even over better-performing female students
Science Daily / Posted yesterday
Published this week in the journal PLOS ONE, the study* found that males enrolled in undergraduate biology classes consistently ranked their male classmates as more knowledgeable about course content, even over better-performing female students. The... Read more
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Science Daily
Early diet of infants, not maternal obesity, influences development of gut microbiome"Our results reveal that the transition from early infant feeding to family foo
Early diet of infants, not maternal obesity, influences development of gut microbiome
Science Daily / Posted yesterday
"Our results reveal that the transition from early infant feeding to family foods is a major determinant for gut microbiota development," said senior author Tine Rask Licht, PhD, professor and head of the Research Group for Microbiology and... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
February update from the Southern Partnership Group Friday, 12 February 2016, 2:41 pmPress Release: Southern District Health Board
February update from the Southern Partnership Group
Scoop.co.nz / Posted yesterday
Friday, 12 February 2016, 2:41 pmPress Release: Southern District Health Board12 February 2016 The Southern Partnership Group is pleased to... Read more
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Central Illinois News Center
Research group analyzes Illinois' budget situationSPRINGFIELD, Ill. – Getting the state on track will not be a quick fix. An Ill
Research group analyzes Illinois' budget situation
Central Illinois News Center / Posted yesterday
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – Getting the state on track will not be a quick fix. An Illinois research group says cleaning-up the state's budget mess will require tough choices like raising the income tax, slashing spending, and taxing food, services, and... Read more
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Bleacher Report
30 Arrests in SB Human Trafficking StingFollowing sting operations launched before Super Bowl 50, members of the Santa
30 Arrests in SB Human Trafficking Sting
Bleacher Report / Posted yesterday
Following sting operations launched before Super Bowl 50, members of the Santa Clara County Sheriff's Office made at least 30 arrests or citations for alleged solicitation, and authorities discovered more than 40 possible victims of human... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Tipping point in Syria as Russian jets turn tide for AssadAfter five years of war and a quarter- million dead, President Bashar Assad and
Tipping point in Syria as Russian jets turn tide for Assad
Chicago Tribune / Posted yesterday
After five years of war and a quarter- million dead, President Bashar Assad and his Russian and Iranian allies now have the upper hand in Syria, and they're seeking to drive home a growing battlefield advantage rather than negotiate. In the past... Read more
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WAND TV 17 Decatur
Illinois News DigestGood afternoon. Here's a look at how AP's general news coverage is shaping up i
Illinois News Digest
WAND TV 17 Decatur / Posted yesterday
Good afternoon. Here's a look at how AP's general news coverage is shaping up in Illinois at 6 p.m. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Chicago bureau at 312-781-0500 or chifax@ap.org. Herbert McCann is... Read more
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USA Today
Russian airstrikes target mosques in SyriaWASHINGTON — Russian airstrikes over Syria have damaged or destroyed at least 1
Russian airstrikes target mosques in Syria
USA Today / Posted yesterday
WASHINGTON — Russian airstrikes over Syria have damaged or destroyed at least 19 mosques as part of a scorched earth air campaign that appears to be targeting civilians as well as rebel fighters, according to a study of attacks on religious... Read more
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PhysOrg
Male biology students consistently underestimate female peers, study findsp>Female college students are more likely to abandon studies in science, techno
Male biology students consistently underestimate female peers, study finds
PhysOrg / Posted yesterday
p>Female college students are more likely to abandon studies in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) disciplines than their male classmates, and new research from the University of Washington suggests that those male peers may play a key... Read more
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WREX-TV Rockford
Illinois News DigestGood afternoon. Here's a look at how AP's general news coverage is shaping up i
Illinois News Digest
WREX-TV Rockford / Posted yesterday
Good afternoon. Here's a look at how AP's general news coverage is shaping up in Illinois at 6 p.m. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Chicago bureau at 312-781-0500 or chifax@ap.org. Herbert McCann is... Read more
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Mashable
Syrian war report puts nearly five-year death toll at a devastating 470,000What's This?A Syrian man comforts a boy amid the rubble of buildings following
Syrian war report puts nearly five-year death toll at a devastating 470,000
Mashable / Posted yesterday
What's This?A Syrian man comforts a boy amid the rubble of buildings following a reported airstrike on the rebel-held neighborhood of al-Kalasa in the northern Syrian city of Aleppo, on February 4, 2016. Image: THAER MOHAMMED/AFP/Getty Images A... Read more
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examiner.com
Belief in a vengeful god tied to the spread of society, study saysAccording to new research, belief in a god that is omnipotent, all-knowing and,
Belief in a vengeful god tied to the spread of society, study says
examiner.com / Posted yesterday
According to new research, belief in a god that is omnipotent, all-knowing and, most importantly, punitive can motivate people to act more favorably towards others of their same religion, even if they’re strangers. In a study published on Feb. 2 in... Read more
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The Age
Death toll from war in Syria nearly half a millionSyrian children wait to return to their country this week at the Turkish border
Death toll from war in Syria nearly half a million
The Age / Posted yesterday
Syrian children wait to return to their country this week at the Turkish border crossing with Syria in the outskirts of Kilis, in south-eastern Turkey. Photo: AP Gaziantep: As waves of heavy Russian airstrikes edged closer to the Turkish border... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Death toll from war in Syria nearly half a millionSyrian children wait to return to their country this week at the Turkish border
Death toll from war in Syria nearly half a million
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted yesterday
Syrian children wait to return to their country this week at the Turkish border crossing with Syria in the outskirts of Kilis, in south-eastern Turkey. Photo: AP Gaziantep: As waves of heavy Russian airstrikes edged closer to the Turkish border... Read more
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Canberra Times
Death toll from war in Syria nearly half a millionSyrian children wait to return to their country this week at the Turkish border
Death toll from war in Syria nearly half a million
Canberra Times / Posted yesterday
Syrian children wait to return to their country this week at the Turkish border crossing with Syria in the outskirts of Kilis, in south-eastern Turkey. Photo: AP Gaziantep: As waves of heavy Russian airstrikes edged closer to the Turkish border... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Many municipalities lack the funds to complete suggested road improvement projects from TRIPAlabama needs to invest more dollars into roads and bridges according to TRIP,
Many municipalities lack the funds to complete suggested road improvement projects from TRIP
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted yesterday
Alabama needs to invest more dollars into roads and bridges according to TRIP, a Washington, DC research group. TRIP released a report Thursday that included 50 Alabama projects that could improve not only your commute but decrease vehicle... Read more
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MumBRELLA
Twitter is ‘over-valued’ by APAC marketers and 'least satisyfying', finds Forrester studyTwitter is ‘over-valued’ by APAC marketers and ‘least satisyfying’, finds Forre
Twitter is ‘over-valued’ by APAC marketers and 'least satisyfying', finds Forrester study
MumBRELLA / Posted yesterday
Twitter is ‘over-valued’ by APAC marketers and ‘least satisyfying’, finds Forrester study Twitter is among the most heavily used social media by marketers in Asia Pacific, but it also one of the least satisfying in terms of meeting business... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Many municipalities lack the funds to complete suggested road improvement projects from TRIPAlabama needs to invest more dollars into roads and bridges according to TRIP,
Many municipalities lack the funds to complete suggested road improvement projects from TRIP
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted yesterday
Alabama needs to invest more dollars into roads and bridges according to TRIP, a Washington, DC research group. TRIP released a report Thursday that included 50 Alabama projects that could improve not only your commute but decrease vehicle... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Florida lawmakers look to reform how kids are treated after committing crimesTALLAHASSEE, Fla. - Florida tries more kids as adults than any other state in t
Florida lawmakers look to reform how kids are treated after committing crimes
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted yesterday
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - Florida tries more kids as adults than any other state in the country, and 98 percent of those cases are due to the state's "Direct file" statute, which basically gives prosecutors the ability to move a juvenile into adult court... Read more
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NJ.com
With Christie out, N.J. can still have a politician on a national ticketWhen Washington's list-makers consider potential Democratic vice-presidential n
With Christie out, N.J. can still have a politician on a national ticket
NJ.com / Posted 2 days ago
When Washington's list-makers consider potential Democratic vice-presidential nominees, they always pen Booker's name in. Booker was an early backer of former U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton's quest for the Democratic presidential nomination... Read more
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Newsmax
NIH Discovery Sets Stage for Cancer Blood TestFederal scientists have identified a unique “signature” in the DNA of tumor cel
NIH Discovery Sets Stage for Cancer Blood Test
Newsmax / Posted 2 days ago
Federal scientists have identified a unique “signature” in the DNA of tumor cells in five different types of cancer — a discovery that moves researchers one step closer to developing a non-invasive blood test for cancer that could replace the need... Read more
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WREX-TV Rockford
Illinois News DigestGood afternoon. Here's a look at how AP's general news coverage is shaping up i
Illinois News Digest
WREX-TV Rockford / Posted 2 days ago
Good afternoon. Here's a look at how AP's general news coverage is shaping up in Illinois at 1:30 p.m. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Chicago bureau at 312-781-0500 or chifax@ap.org. Herbert McCann is... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Transition to family foods drives development of infant gut microbiotaAfter the age of nine months, the development of the infant gut microbiota is d
Transition to family foods drives development of infant gut microbiota
News-Medical-Net / Posted 2 days ago
After the age of nine months, the development of the infant gut microbiota is driven by the transition to family foods, not maternal obesity, according to results from a new study. The study was published online this week in mSphere, an open-access... Read more
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WAND TV 17 Decatur
Illinois News DigestGood afternoon. Here's a look at how AP's general news coverage is shaping up i
Illinois News Digest
WAND TV 17 Decatur / Posted 2 days ago
Good afternoon. Here's a look at how AP's general news coverage is shaping up in Illinois at 1:30 p.m. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Chicago bureau at 312-781-0500 or chifax@ap.org. Herbert McCann is... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Shazam for dogs? Microsoft unveils dog-identifying tool Central Ohio loves its dogs, and so do we! Enjoy some of our favorite stories
Shazam for dogs? Microsoft unveils dog-identifying tool
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 2 days ago
Central Ohio loves its dogs, and so do we! Enjoy some of our favorite stories about Columbus-area dogs. Life SEATTLE — Microsoft’s latest trick: analyzing a photo to identify the dog breed of... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Microsoft shows off app that IDs your dog’s breedMicrosoft’s latest trick: analyzing a photo to identify the dog breed of your c
Microsoft shows off app that IDs your dog’s breed
The Seattle Times / Posted 2 days ago
Microsoft’s latest trick: analyzing a photo to identify the dog breed of your canine companion. The tool, released on Thursday and dubbed Fetch, lives at what-dog.net and comes as a Web app or download for devices running Apple’s iOS. It’s the... Read more
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Daily Herald
Illinois News DigestGood afternoon. Here's a look at how AP's general news coverage is shaping up i
Illinois News Digest
Daily Herald / Posted 2 days ago
Good afternoon. Here's a look at how AP's general news coverage is shaping up in Illinois at 1:30 p.m. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Chicago bureau at 312-781-0500 or chifax@ap.org. Herbert McCann is... Read more
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redOrbit
Computers can qualify as drivers, US agency tells GoogleFebruary 10, 2016 by Chuck Bednar The technology used to power Google’s auton
Computers can qualify as drivers, US agency tells Google
redOrbit / Posted 2 days ago
February 10, 2016 by Chuck Bednar The technology used to power Google’s autonomous vehicles, not the human sitting behind the wheel, could soon be legally designated as the car’s driver,... Read more
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Al.com
Alabama's 50 most needed road improvements would cost $4.6 billion, report statesIt would cost $4.6 billion to address Alabama's 50 greatest road improvement ne
Alabama's 50 most needed road improvements would cost $4.6 billion, report states
Al.com / Posted 2 days ago
It would cost $4.6 billion to address Alabama's 50 greatest road improvement needs, a national transportation research group stated in a report today. Of the 50 problems across the state, seven of the top 20 are in Birmingham. Rocky Moretti, the... Read more
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redOrbit
Scientists recreate Big Bang 'primordial soup' with LHCFebruary 9, 2016Scientists recreate Big Bang ‘primordial soup’ with LHC by Sus
Scientists recreate Big Bang 'primordial soup' with LHC
redOrbit / Posted 2 days ago
February 9, 2016Scientists recreate Big Bang ‘primordial soup’ with LHC by Susanna Pilny CERN has recreated the primordial soup that composed the universe a few billionths of a second after the Big Bang in order to understand it better—with some... Read more
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The Pekin Daily Times
Research group says Illinois' budget woes will require 'painful' fixes like raising taxes and slashing spending Posted Feb. 11, 2016 at 10:07 AM CHICAGO (AP) — A Chicago-based research gro
Research group says Illinois' budget woes will require 'painful' fixes like raising taxes and slashing spending
The Pekin Daily Times / Posted 2 days ago
Posted Feb. 11, 2016 at 10:07 AM CHICAGO (AP) — A Chicago-based research group says cleaning up Illinois' budget mess will require... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Is it time for grassroots movements to coalesce around the Bernie Sanders revolution?By Egberto Willies, co-host Move to Amend Reports Bernie Sanders won in a land
Is it time for grassroots movements to coalesce around the Bernie Sanders revolution?
Op-Ed News / Posted 2 days ago
By Egberto Willies, co-host Move to Amend Reports Bernie Sanders won in a landslide, a resounding victory against Hillary Clinton in the New Hampshire primary, beat Hillary Clinton 60% to 38%. Based on exit polls, his was more than a significant... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Horses may know what you're feeling(HealthDay News) -- It may come as little surprise to people who know and love
Horses may know what you're feeling
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 2 days ago
(HealthDay News) -- It may come as little surprise to people who know and love horses, but the animals appear to be adept at identifying emotions on human faces. New research suggests horses can distinguish between positive and negative human facial... Read more
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