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Parkinson's protein test could lead to earlier diagnosis

A test that can detect the stickiness of a key protein molecule could help diagnose the early stages of Parkinson's disease, a study from the University of Edinburgh suggests.
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Latino boy band CNCO draws hundreds at Macy's in Houston

The group, created on TV show "La Banda," was at Memorial City Mall for a performance and meet-and-greet.
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MTV Video Music Awards 2016: Best and worst dressed

In fashion terms, the slow lane is hardly ever the right place to be, but that's no excuse to lapse into ugly.
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Giant mushroom-shaped cloud scares locals in Siberia (VIDEO, PHOTOS)

The sight of an ominous-looking mushroom cloud has frightened the residents of Kemerovo Region in Russia’s Western Siberia, who took to social media networks to show what resembled the
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Juan Gabriel, Mexican Music Icon, Dies at 66

He was nominated for six Grammys and received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
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The Final Five Make a Colorful Splash on the MTV VMA Red Carpet, but Where Is Gabby Douglas?

First, the Final Five dominated the Olympics. Now, that the decorated athletes have returned home to the United States, they're busy taking over the music world one red carpet step at a time....
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Popular Finance

D.E. Shaw set to enter race for SunEdison's TerraForm Power-sources

Aug 28 (Reuters) - Hedge fund manager D.E. Shaw & Co LP is weighing a bid for SunEdison Inc's controlling stake in TerraForm Power Inc, the bankrupt U.S. renewable energy producer's most valuable asse
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Nutanix acquires two startups amid IPO delay

SAN FRANCISCO, Aug 28 (Reuters) - High-tech computing company Nutanix has acquired two startups to enhance its data and storage services, as the firm continues to grow its business despite a protracte
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Broadband Law Could Force Rural Residents Off Information Superhighway

A federal court ruling may halt the spread of municipal high-speed internet providers, which often serve households and businesses where commercial cable and telecom firms have been unwilling to go.
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Central Bankers Hear Plea: Turn Focus to Government Spending

At an annual conference of central bankers, experts said that increased government spending, not just low rates, was needed to spur growth.
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Stanford vs. Kansas State and Clemson at Auburn are among the top games of the week

UCLA and USC both get marquee matchups to start the college football season, with the No. 16 Bruins set to play Texas A&M at College Station, Texas, and the No. 20 Trojans matched against top-rank
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Britney Spears' most memorable VMA moments

Watch live updates from the MTV VMAs: Beyonce and Blu Ivy slay on the red carpet Aug. 28, 2016, 6:13 p.m. MTV's VMAs are here! But we may as well call them the Beyonce awards with how many awards
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Key & Peele will offer up play-by-play commentary on the VMAs

Watch live updates from the MTV VMAs: Beyonce and Blu Ivy slay on the red carpet Aug. 28, 2016, 6:13 p.m. MTV's VMAs are here! But we may as well call them the Beyonce awards with how many awards
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Patrick Reed wins the Barclays, but Rickie Fowler plays way off Ryder Cup team

Patrick Reed picked up two victories in one day. He won The Barclays to assure himself a clear shot at the $10 million bonus in the FedEx Cup, and he easily secured a spot on his second straight U
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How big is Drake's love for Rihanna? Billboard size

Watch live updates from the MTV VMAs: Beyonce and Blu Ivy slay on the red carpet Aug. 28, 2016, 6:13 p.m. MTV's VMAs are here! But we may as well call them the Beyonce awards with how many awards
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