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Biologists have discovered new species of fluorescent polyps living in colonies on the shells of gastropods.
BUCHANAN, N.Y. (AP) — A radioactive material has been detected in the groundwater below a nuclear power plant north of New York City. Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo (KWOH’-moh) said Saturday that
CALGARY - An after-hours visit to a Calgary luge-bobsled track early Saturday resulted in the deaths of two young men and injuries to six others. Calgary police say emergency crews received a 911 cal
REGINA - A jury in Regina has convicted Tammy Goforth of second-degree murder and Kevin Goforth of manslaughter in the death of a four-year-old girl in their care after the pair were accused of denyin
AMSTERDAM — The Dutch government would be obliged to reconsider its position on an EU pact establishing closer ties with Ukraine if it loses an upcoming referendum on the issue, the country's foreign
The venerable side mirror could be the next vehicle feature to get relegated to the dust bin thanks to video camera systems that provide a better view and save fuel by making a car more aerodynamic.
Mr. Tishman’s company oversaw the construction of the John Hancock Center in Chicago and the twin towers of the World Trade Center in Manhattan.
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"Unapologetic blackness at its finest."             
After months of "just hanging out" or whatever it was you two were doing, you're both officially off the online-dating market. Congrats!
Here is the latest fishing report for the Potholes Reservoir by Carolyn Burdick at the MarDon Resort: Something very exciting is happening on Potholes Reservoir right now, “WALLEYE”. Many people are
Steelhead anglers heading to north-central Washington rivers will have more places to wet a line. State Fish and Wildlife announced expanding areas to fish on the Icicle River and an additional secti
Playboy’s March 2016 issue, its first non-nude, made its official debut through an Instagram-activated vending machine.             
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NEW YORK (AP) — New York is taking steps to stop therapists from trying to change young people's sexual orientation, Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced Saturday, joining a number of states that have acted a
Neurobiologists have demonstrated experimentally that aggression has an influence on the production of new nerve cells in the brain. The scientists conducted a series of experiments on male mice.
Scientists have identified a quantitative method to measure changes in biomarkers, which may reduce or eliminate the need for invasive biopsies.
A few students from Xavier Institute of Communications, Mumbai, were in for a surprise when their future employer recently formed a WhatsApp group called the 'The Internship' and added them to take t
A Somali official confirmed Saturday that a bomb was responsible for the blast aboard a Djibouti-bound passenger jet that forced pilots to make an emergency landing Tuesday. According to officials, t
On Friday, a California judge sentenced Dr. Hsiu-Ying "Lisa" Tseng to 30 years to life in prison. In 2015, the 46-year-old doctor was convicted of second-degree murder for overprescribing painkillers
An Ontario man convicted of animal abuse has been ordered to give a DNA sample in case he commits crimes in the future. We want to hear from you: Whe
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Identifying mutations in the control switches of genes can be a surprisingly accurate way to predict a person's medical history, researchers have found.
One of the most common cancer-causing genes has continuously stymied researchers' efforts to develop treatments against it. Now, researchers have dug deeper and exposed a key interaction that may cont
A phase I/II clinical trial has found that some patients taking high doses of atorvastatin (cholesterol-lowering medication) had complete resolution of lipid deposits in the dry form of age-related ma
Scientists show that a gene called 'DISC1,' which is believed to play a role in mental health disorders, such as schizophrenia, bipolar disorder and some forms of depression, influences the function o
Scientists have obtained a gas phase structure of histamine -- a substance that is responsible for allergic reactions.
Madagascar is one of the countries with the highest incidence of bubonic plague in the world. As insecticides are highly important in controlling the spread of plague, researchers from the Institut Pa
Cells of our immune system kill pathogens by enclosing them in a compartment called the phagosome. The pathogen-containing phagosome is physically transported to execution chambers (lysosomes) by nano
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HENNIKER, N.H., Feb 6 (Reuters) - U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton said during a student town hall on Saturday that student loan servicer Navient Corp. has been "misleading peopl
Warmer days are coming soon to the working-class communities east and southeast of downtown Los Angeles, but at many homes, parents won't let their children play in their yards this spring and pos
The U.S. Coast Guard has suspended its search for a private plane and its two passengers after failing to find any sign of life in the waters between San Pedro and the Los Angeles Harbor where it
One of six events planned for Los Angeles' “Great Streets” program kicks off Saturday afternoon on Reseda Boulevard in Northridge. Between 2 and 6 p.m., locals can swarm the section of Reseda betw
More from Trail Guide Feb. 5 Democratic debate draws little interest from viewers Feb. 4 Hillary Clinton, Bernie Sanders sparred in New Hampshire debate Feb. 3 Bernie Sanders, Hillary Clinton part
BUENOS AIRES/NEW YORK, Feb 6 (Reuters) - Investors on Saturday praised the speed with which new Argentine President Mauricio Macri made a cash offer to holders of defaulted bonds aimed at ending a lon
The luncheon was held just south of downtown, with about 100 in attendance. Compared with other galas in this, the host city for Super Bowl 50, the affair was modest, low-key. None of the celebrit
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The Giants played spoiler once again versus the Patriots, coming back with a last-minute score to win
This is something you don't see every day.             
Jarrett Bell picks out the best of the best, with a few add-ons.             
While Lions eagerly embrace CSK formula, Supergiants chalk out new template.
Playing for Chennai Super Kings, Negi had scored 116 runs at a very impressive strike-rate of 158.90 in 10 matches and took six wickets at 8.40.
With three impressive knocks in Dhaka that have attested to his sheer talent, the 18-year-old Pant has arrived. In the metaphorical and real ‘Dilli’.
India's first-ever Olympic quota in Skeet to break the shackles, a dozen consistent scores of 120-plus in the last one year, two women making the finals of the Asian Olympic qualifier.
Angad picked his first serious senior medal at Kuwait in November and in a tough field of top shooters almost snuck in an Indian quota last week.
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Almost a year after Exide shut down its toxic plant, neighbors are trapped in an environmental nightmare

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The U.S. Coast Guard has suspended its search for a private plane and its two passengers after failing to find any sign of life in the waters between San Pedro and the Los Angeles Harbor where it
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Westin Resort at Navarino Bay in Greece has plenty of choice

Navarino Bay in the ancient Messinia region of south-west Greece is an area of verdant hills, sheer valleys, vineyards and olive trees, with plenty of thrilling activities for parents and children.
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Newly refurbished, Hotel Park Plaza Arena is less than five kilometres away from Pula, the small, picturesque and increasingly popular seafront city on Croatia's Istrian peninsula.
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Domestic airlines complain about international competition

A group of U.S. airlines complain that domestic carriers have lost about 13 percent of international passenger travel at Orlando International Airport because of foreign airlines such as Emirates e

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Non-skier Francesca Wickers took to the slopes for the first time - and suffered a tumble on her first run - at the charming, traditional Alps resort of Kirchberg.
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