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    'Walking Dead' Producers Claim Massive AMC Profits Scam in New Lawsuit... - Hollywood Reporter NEW!

        Robert Kirkman, Gale Anne Hurd, Glen Mazzara, and David Alpert follow Frank Darabont in suing over the blockbuster zombie series, and potential damages could reach $1 billion. read more

    D. L. Hughley: Trump's Late Rebuke of Neo-Nazis Fueled by Family Histo... - TMZ NEW!

        D. L. Hughley's not surprised by Donald Trump's belated rebuke of white supremacists ... because he believes the Trumps have roots in racism. We got D. L. Monday at LAX and asked what he made of Trump's timing to come out and…

    Julianne Hough Jet Sets to Ketchikan for Alaskan Cruise - TMZ NEW!

        Julianne Hough's frequent-flier status must be through the roof ... she just surfaced in Alaska a couple weeks after her African honeymoon. Hough ditched her new hubby, Brooks Laich, for this vacay, instead hopping aboard a Celebrity Cruise…

    Ric Flair Out of Surgery After Medically Induced Coma, Family By His S... - TMZ NEW!

        1:47 PM PT -- Flair is out of surgery and resting, a rep for WWE tells TMZ Sports.  Unclear how the surgery went but we're told Ric's family is by his side and they're waiting to meet with doctors.  Ric Flair is in a medically induced…

    Probiotics help poplar trees clean up contaminated groundwater - Science Daily NEW!

        Researchers have conducted the first large-scale experiment on a Superfund site using poplar trees fortified with a probiotic -- or natural microbe -- to clean up groundwater contaminated with trichloroethylene, or TCE.

    Financial News
    Senate health care bill would mean big coverage losses in these states... - CNN Money 3 hours ago

        States that saw large coverage gains under Obamacare would suffer most under the Senate bill, according to an Urban Institute report.

    Even the middle class would feel GOP squeeze on nursing home care - CNN Money 3 hours ago

        Medicaid pays for two-thirds of nursing home residents, but some recipients don't even know they're on it. If the Senate health care bill gets passed, many will lose coverage.

    Japan and Europe are racing to agree a big free trade deal - CNN Money 3 hours ago

        While President Trump talks tough on trade, the European Union and Japan are getting on with business.

    Will a corporate tax cut benefit the middle class? - CNN Money 3 hours ago

        Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin has promised that a corporate tax cut will provide the middle class with "better, higher paying jobs." But it is actually hard to say how much it would help them, if at all.

    Debt ceiling deadline: US could risk default by early October - CNN Money 3 hours ago

        The Congressional Budget Office narrows its projection for when Treasury will run short on money if Congress doesn't raise or suspend the country's debt ceiling.

    Health News
    Does stronger initial response to cancer treatment predict longer over... - Eureka Alert NEW!

        (University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus) It seems like such a simple question: Do patients whose tumors shrink more in response to targeted treatment go on to have better outcomes than patients whose tumors shrink less? But the implications of a recent study demonstrating this relationship are anything but simple and could influence both the design of future clinical trials and the goals of oncologists treating cancer.

    How Gata4 helps mend a broken heart - Eureka Alert NEW!

        (Baylor College of Medicine) Gata4 alone is able to reduce post-heart attack fibrosis and improve cardiac function in a rat model of heart attack. In rat fibroblasts in the lab, the molecular mechanism involves reduced expression of Snail, the master gene of fibrosis.

    'Acidic patch' regulates access to genetic information - Eureka Alert NEW!

        (Princeton University) Researchers at Princeton Universityhave uncovered new details about the way in which DNA, which is tightly packed into the cell's nucleus, is unwound so that it can be read and transcribed into proteins.

    Lungs in space - Eureka Alert NEW!

        (Houston Methodist) Houston Methodist and University of Texas Medical Branch researchers are collaborating on a study to grow lungs in space with possible implications for both astronauts and people on Earth that could lead to future therapeutics. The scientists prepared bioreactor pouches that include lung progenitor and stem cells and pieces of lung scaffolding on which the cells are expected to grow on the ISS. The experiment successfully launched aboard Space X's CRS-12 mission Aug. 14.

    The best place to treat type 1 diabetes might be just under your skin - Eureka Alert NEW!

        (University of Toronto Faculty of Applied Science & Engineering) A group of U of T Engineering researchers has demonstrated that the space under our skin might be an optimal location to treat type 1 diabetes (T1D).

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    SpaceX launches experiments, ice cream to space station - AP NEW!

        CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) -- A SpaceX capsule rocketed to the International Space Station on Monday, carrying tons of science research, plus ice cream....

    SpaceX launches research to space station _ plus ice cream - AP NEW!

        CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) -- A SpaceX capsule rocketed to the International Space Station on Monday, carrying tons of science experiments, plus ice cream....

    The Latest: Experiments, ice cream launched to space station - AP NEW!

        CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) -- The Latest on SpaceX launch to the International Space Station (all times local):...

    SpaceX launching research to space station _ plus ice cream - AP NEW!

        CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) -- SpaceX is about to launch a few tons of research to the International Space Station - plus ice cream....

    More than spectacle: Eclipses create science and so can you - AP NEW!

        WASHINGTON (AP) -- The sun is about to spill some of its secrets, maybe even reveal a few hidden truths of the cosmos. And you can get in on the act next week if you are in the right place for the best solar eclipse in the U.S. in nearly a century....

    Sports News
    2017 Fantasy Football Draft Prep: Preseason action an influence on Ave... - CBS Sports NEW!

        Players like Christian McCaffrey, Spencer Ware, Kelvin Benjamin and Kenny Golladay are rising, while Andrew Luck, Ezekiel Elliott and Sammy Watkins are among those falling following their recent news.

    LOOK: The Falcons let a celebrity handle the first mic check at their ... - CBS Sports NEW!

        It appears that the sound system at the Falcons new stadium works better than the retractable roof

    Did StubHub Center's grass play a role in Denzel Perryman's ankle inju... - FOX Sports NEW!

        Perryman was carted off the field in the 1st quarter Sunday.

    Does Elliott's suspension prove the NFL is above the law? - FOX Sports NEW!

        Ezekiel Elliott was suspended by the NFL for six games despite not have any conviction against him.

    Padres give Andy Green a contract extension - FOX Sports NEW!

        Was it a good move by the team to extend Green?

    Technology News
    Corsair K95 RGB Platinum review: The luxury car of keyboards - PC World NEW!

        It’s been a while since we’ve taken an in-depth look at one of Corsair’s keyboards, but the K95 RGB Platinum is a great reason to return. It is the luxury sedan of keyboards, dominating any desk it graces, both in sheer size and an impressive light-show that (for the moment) outshines all its competitors. Is it a bit gaudy? Sure. Everything about it is flashy, oversized, and slightly ridiculous.But that’s luxury, right?Sportier designThe craziest bit is that the K95 RGB Platinum is actually slimmed down from the K90/95 of old. Where once the K90 line sported 18 (yes, eighteen) macro keys on the left side of the keyboard, the new K95 RGB Platinum now has six.To read this article in full or to leave a comment, please click here

    Google, GoDaddy boot neo-Nazi site that mocked rally victim - AP NEW!

        A leading neo-Nazi website continued to be accessible Monday despite efforts by website registration companies Google and GoDaddy to oust it after it mocked the woman killed in a deadly attack at a white nationalist rally in Virginia....

    Social media harnessed to expose white nationalists at rally - AP NEW!

        NEW YORK (AP) -- One of the social media posts resembled a wanted poster or a missing-persons flyer: Photographs of men were arranged in rows, seeking their names and employers....

    Music service Pandora names Dish streaming exec Lynch as CEO - AP NEW!

        NEW YORK (AP) -- Music service Pandora has named Roger Lynch, the head of Dish's streaming video service, as its CEO as it wrestles with competition from Spotify and other newer music apps....

    Staples has discounted the iPad mini 4 by $100 - PC World NEW!

        Tablets may not be as popular these days, but they're still great devices. If you're in the market for one, Staples has a nice deal on the iPad mini 4 this week. For $299, you can pick-up this diminutive iPad in all three available colors: gold, silver, and space gray. That's $100 off Apple's standard price.The iPad mini 4 features a 7.9-inch display with 2048-by-1536 resolution at 326 pixels per inch. Under the hood, it has an A8 processor with the M8 motion coprocessor, an 8MP rear camera, and FaceTime front camera.To read this article in full or to leave a comment, please click here

    US News
    Why didn't uber-popular 'Despacito' get a VMA nominatio... - USA Today NEW!

        MTV says one thing, but the record label says another.       

    Trump's Charlottesville do-over, or comb-over? - USA Today NEW!

        3 things president must do to prove he's serious about fighting hate and racism: Our view       

    North Dakota dad denounces white nationalist son in letter to newspape... - USA Today NEW!

        The son was identified as a participant in the white supremacist rally in Charlottesville, Va.       

    Reports: Wrestling legend Ric Flair resting after surgery - USA Today NEW!

        The prognosis for the 68-year-old remains unknown.       

    Sen. Tim Scott: Fight hatred, fear and domestic terror with American i... - USA Today NEW!

        The greatest, underappreciated threat we face is the unraveling that occurs from the inside out. We must counter it with the blunt force of unity.       

    World News
    At least 300 dead in Sierra Leone mudslides and flooding - AP NEW!

        FREETOWN, Sierra Leone (AP) -- Mudslides and torrential flooding killed more than 300 people in and around Sierra Leone's capital early Monday following heavy rains, with many victims trapped in homes buried under tons of mud....

    The Latest: French car attack driver said probably on drugs - AP NEW!

        PARIS (AP) -- The latest on the car that drove into the sidewalk outside a pizza restaurant in France (all times local):...

    Driver purposely steers into French pizzeria, killing girl - AP NEW!

        SEPT-SORTS, France (AP) -- A man who may have been trying to kill himself rammed his car into a pizzeria east of Paris on Monday, killing a 13-year-old girl and injuring her younger brother and at least 11 others, authorities said....

    Van Gogh 'Sunflowers' reunited online - AP NEW!

        LONDON (AP) -- Five versions of a Vincent van Gogh masterpiece are being reunited for the first time Monday in a "virtual exhibition."...

    The Latest: Girl killed in pizzeria attack, brother injured - AP NEW!

        PARIS (AP) -- The Latest on the car that drove into the sidewalk outside a pizza restaurant in France (all times local):...

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