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Trump says not disturbed that North Korea has 'fired off some small weapons'

Sat, 25 May 2019 19:17:14 -0400

"North Korea fired off some small weapons, which disturbed some of my people, and others, but not me. Trump is currently in Japan on a state visit. The president, who left his second summit with Kim....
Trump administration bans CDC from saying 'diversity,' transgender,' 'fetus,' and more

Sat, 25 May 2019 15:49:45 -0400

The Trump administration has banned seven words from the Centers for Disease Control's upcoming budget documents, the Washington Post reports. The words are "vulnerable," "entitlem....
At Least 17 People in 8 States Sick Due to Flour Sold at Aldi

Sat, 25 May 2019 14:30:50 -0400

At Least 17 People in 8 States Sick Due to Flour Sold at Aldi....
NASA captures an incredible photo of a creeper galaxy

Sat, 25 May 2019 13:21:03 -0400

Most galaxies are traveling away from our galaxy, not closer to it. Still, there are exceptions. Take Messier 90, one of the few galaxies that appears to be traveling towards our own Milky Way galaxy.....
A Nearly Mile-Wide Asteroid With Its Own Moon Hurtles Past Earth This Weekend

Sat, 25 May 2019 12:56:24 -0400

Binary asteroid system 1999 KW4 poses no threat of collision with our planet, scientists say.....
My Mother’s Cancer Diagnosis Taught Me That Doctors Sometimes Offer False Hope

Sat, 25 May 2019 12:00:00 -0400

Why many doctors aren't skilled at discussing end-of-life plans.....
Russia, eyeing Arctic future, launches nuclear icebreaker

Sat, 25 May 2019 10:26:01 -0400

Russia launched a nuclear-powered icebreaker on Saturday, part of an ambitious program to renew and expand its fleet of the vessels in order to improve its ability to tap the Arctic's commercial poten....
MTN Faces New Nigeria Headache as Local Unit Probed Over Listing

Sat, 25 May 2019 07:00:21 -0400

Nigeria’s Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has requested certain information and documentation regarding the May 16 listing, MTN Nigeria Communications Plc said in a statement on Saturday. Wh....
How to Tell If Your Vehicle Has an Antifreeze Leak

Sat, 25 May 2019 05:30:00 -0400

Here's how to know and how to locate its source.....
Step Aboard USS United States: An Aircraft Carrier with Nuclear Armed Bombers

Sat, 25 May 2019 04:00:00 -0400

In the wake of the mushroom clouds that blossomed over the Japanese cities of Hiroshima and Nagasaki, it swiftly dawned on political and military leaders across the globe that warfare between superpow....
North Korean missile test violated U.N. resolution, says Bolton

Fri, 24 May 2019 23:05:33 -0400

U.S. National Security Adviser John Bolton said on Saturday North Korea's recent missile launches violated a U.N. Security Council resolution and urged leader Kim Jong Un to return to denuclearizatio....
Novartis gets US approval for $2.1 million gene therapy

Fri, 24 May 2019 22:47:04 -0400

Swiss pharmaceutical company Novartis on Friday announced it had received US regulatory approval for a gene therapy that treats a rare childhood disorder and has a price tag of $2.1 million, making it....
'A long ride': 50 years ago, a dress rehearsal for the Moon landing

Fri, 24 May 2019 22:46:09 -0400

As Earth grew ever smaller below his spacecraft, Apollo 10 commander Tom Stafford made an unusual request to mission control. "I was feeling real high," recalled Stafford, who is now 88 and the last ....
Forrestal: Step Aboard America's First 'Super' Aircraft Carrier

Fri, 24 May 2019 22:00:00 -0400

As the United States prepares to deliver its second one-hundred-thousand-ton Gerald Ford-class supercarrier later in 2019, it’s easy to forget that until the mid-1950s the Navy’s carriers displaced be....
Robinhood Is Set to Raise at Least $200 Million in New Funding

Fri, 24 May 2019 21:46:08 -0400

(Bloomberg) -- Robinhood Markets Inc. is close to securing at least $200 million in fresh funding, according a person familiar with the matter. The round is said to value the company at between $7 bil....
NASA places its first order for Lunar Gateway components

Fri, 24 May 2019 20:08:23 -0400

NASA has big plans for returning to the Moon. Whether it can be done within the next five years, as the current administration desires, is yet to be seen, but getting human boots back on the lunar sur....
Novartis $2 million gene therapy for rare disorder is world's most expensive drug

Fri, 24 May 2019 18:57:38 -0400

The Food and Drug Administration approved Zolgensma for children under the age of two with SMA, including those not yet showing symptoms. "This is potentially a new standard of care for babies with t....
13th dead whale of the year washes ashore near San Francisco

Fri, 24 May 2019 18:24:46 -0400

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Authorities say a dead gray whale has washed ashore in the San Francisco Bay Area, bringing the total to 13 dead whales found in the area since March.....
Musk's SpaceX raised over $1 billion in six months: filings

Fri, 24 May 2019 18:18:59 -0400

The company raised https://www.sec.gov/Archives/edgar/data/1181412/000118141219000004/xslFormDX01/primary_doc.xml $486.2 million in an equity offering, starting December, and another https://bit.ly/2W....
At $2M, priciest ever medicine treats fatal genetic disease

Fri, 24 May 2019 17:52:17 -0400

U.S. regulators have approved the most expensive medicine ever, for a rare disorder that destroys a baby's muscle control and kills nearly all of those with the most common type of the disease wit....
Researchers use the ancient art of origami to produce high-tech shock absorbers

Fri, 24 May 2019 17:40:12 -0400

Can origami protect football players and reusable rockets? Researchers have shown how the ancient art of paper-folding can soften the shock of an impact, whether it’s cracking into a helmet or touchin....
23 'Surprising' Symptoms of Thyroid Disease No One Talks About

Fri, 24 May 2019 17:22:42 -0400

The thyroid is a small, butterfly-shaped gland in the lower neck that can cause a variety of surprising symptoms for those with hypothyroidism, hyperthyroidism, goiter or thyroid cancer.....
Mitsui's ITC begins paying claims following Texas tank fire

Fri, 24 May 2019 16:50:07 -0400

Mitsui & Co Ltd's Intercontinental Terminals Co (ITC) has begun evaluating and paying claims to Houston area residents who missed work or incurred medical expenses following a March fire at its petroc....
Novartis' breast cancer treatment wins FDA approval

Fri, 24 May 2019 16:41:47 -0400

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) said on Friday that it had approved Novartis AG's treatment in combination with a hormone therapy for postmenopausal women, as well as for men, with a form ....
What Is Rat Lungworm? What You Need to Know About the Disease Travelers Are Picking Up in Hawaii

Fri, 24 May 2019 16:29:08 -0400

Traveling to Hawaii soon? You’re going to want to read this.....
Giuliana & Bill Rancic Want You to Help People Affected by Cancer

Fri, 24 May 2019 16:26:42 -0400

Here’s what you probably know about reality television stars Giuliana and Bill Rancic: They rose to fame as co-anchor of E! News and winner of The Apprentice, respectively, and for sharing their daily....
Army Corps approves $778M plan to block Asian carp advance

Fri, 24 May 2019 16:17:04 -0400

TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) — The head of the Army Corps of Engineers has sent Congress a $778 million plan to fortify an Illinois waterway with noisemakers, electric cables and other devices in the hop....
Climate change is hot topic in the European Parliament vote

Fri, 24 May 2019 15:50:11 -0400

LANGEOOG, Germany (AP) — Hungry tourists stream into the glass-fronted balcony of Michael Recktenwald's restaurant on the German island of Langeoog, with its splendid view of the North Sea and the....
Inslee says he's hit donor threshold for presidential debate

Fri, 24 May 2019 15:34:37 -0400

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Washington Gov. Jay Inslee says he's hit a fundraising threshold to qualify for the Democratic presidential debates slated to begin next month.....
SpaceX reports raising a billion dollars for Starlink and Starship space projects

Fri, 24 May 2019 15:30:47 -0400

On the heels of a successful 60-satellite launch, SpaceX says it has raised more than $1 billion for its Starlink satellite internet venture and its super-heavy-lift Starship rocket development effort....
Yes, There’s a Public-Health Crisis at the Border

Fri, 24 May 2019 15:19:55 -0400

The humanitarian crisis at our southern border continues. Earlier this week, a 16-year-old Guatemalan boy, Carlos Gregorio Hernandez Vasquez, who was reportedly sick with the flu, died in border-patro....
Lake Tahoe's famed water gets clearer after all-time low

Fri, 24 May 2019 15:05:06 -0400

RENO, Nev. (AP) — The clarity of Lake Tahoe's cobalt blue water improved last year from its worst level in a half-century after weather and runoff returned to more normal conditions at the alpine ....
There Are Hundreds of Different Headaches — Which Kind Do You Get?

Fri, 24 May 2019 14:45:00 -0400

Here's what you need to know.....
Why Maxar Stock Dropped 10% Today

Fri, 24 May 2019 14:40:05 -0400

The company has its eyes on the moon -- but investors may be more concerned with the balance sheet.....
China Says Its New Bullet Train Will Hit 373 mph

Fri, 24 May 2019 14:37:00 -0400

That would be a really fast train.....
SpaceX Discloses $1 Billion Raised After First Satellite Launch

Fri, 24 May 2019 14:30:26 -0400

SpaceX disclosed the influx of cash after launching the first 60 satellites into orbit for its Starlink project, which involves building a constellation that beams broadband to underserved areas acros....
Scientists Develop the First Smartphone App to Test for Ear Infections in Children

Fri, 24 May 2019 14:18:09 -0400

Finally, a good reason to look at a screen.....
Colorado Becomes First State to Limit the Cost of Insulin

Fri, 24 May 2019 14:17:15 -0400

Colorado passed a historic bill limiting how much residents with diabetes will have to pay for insulin. Find out how much they'll be paying and what inspired the bill.....
This Woman's Dental Fillings Caused an Allergic Reaction That Resulted in an Eczema Flare Up

Fri, 24 May 2019 14:15:21 -0400

Yes, dental work can make your feet break out in a rash.....
People may one day live on Mars in these NASA-approved, 3D-printed homes—take a look inside

Fri, 24 May 2019 14:00:26 -0400

A NASA contest asked dozens of architects and technology experts to submit designs for 3D-printed habitats that could one day house humans on Mars. These are the designs that won.....
France acknowledges Polynesian islands 'strong-armed' into dangerous nuclear tests

Fri, 24 May 2019 13:58:01 -0400

France has officially acknowledged for the first time that French Polynesians were effectively forced into accepting almost 200 nuclear tests conducted over a 30-year period, and that it is responsibl....
NASA Confirms A Car-Sized Fireball Lit Up The Sky Over South Australia

Fri, 24 May 2019 13:51:55 -0400

The meteor was not even that big by NASA's standards.....
South Korea orders further arrests at Samsung Electronics over accounting scandal

Fri, 24 May 2019 13:47:54 -0400

A South Korean court approved arrest warrants on Saturday for two executives at Samsung Electronics Co Ltd over their alleged roles in a suspected accounting fraud at the biotech arm of Samsung Group.....
Boeing bounces back with successful test of Starliner space taxi’s propulsion system

Fri, 24 May 2019 13:42:02 -0400

Boeing has successfully run the propulsion system for its CST-100 Starliner space taxi through the same test it failed almost a year ago, marking a significant step toward carrying astronauts to the I....
Elon Musk: Jeff Bezos's plan to live in space 'makes no sense'

Fri, 24 May 2019 13:16:51 -0400

Tesla and SpaceX boss Elon Musk and Amazon and Blue Origin founder Jeff Bezos have different visions for humans will one day live in space.....
I Battled Depression for 20 Years and This Is the Treatment That Finally Worked

Fri, 24 May 2019 13:00:48 -0400

A news segment highlighting a new depression treatment turned her whole life around.....
Youths rally across Europe in pre-vote climate protest

Fri, 24 May 2019 12:12:56 -0400

From Lisbon to Oslo, children and youths skipped school and voiced their anxiety about inheriting a warming planet with melting ice caps and worsening storms, floods and droughts. "We are all in the ....
What Is Powassan Virus? This Tick-borne Illness Can Cause Fatal Swelling of the Brain

Fri, 24 May 2019 12:12:25 -0400

The disease is still very rare, but about 10% of people who get it die.....
Maxar Technologies (MAXR) Stock Gives Up Gains After NASA Deal Rally

Fri, 24 May 2019 12:08:22 -0400

Maxar Technologies (NYSE:MAXR) stock is dropping Friday after gaining on news of a deal with NASA yesterday.Source: NASA Goddard Space Flight Center via Flickr (Modified)News of the deal with NASA ye....
The Most Common Types of Arthritis, and Who’s at Risk for Each

Fri, 24 May 2019 12:04:00 -0400

More than 100 conditions involve inflammation of the joints.....