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Antarctic ice shelves rapidly thinning

Mar 27, 2015

March 26, 2015 - A new study led by Scripps Institution of Oceanography at UC San Diego researchers has revealed that the thickness of Antarctica's floating ice shelves has recently decreased by as much as 18 percent in certain areas over nearly two decades, providing new insights on how the Antarctic ice sheet is...

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Powerful new CDC “Tips From Former Smokers” ads focus on living with vision loss and colorectal cancer

Mar 27, 2015

March 26, 2015 - The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is launching its 2015 “Tips From Former Smokers” campaign with a series of powerful new ads featuring former smokers who suffer from smoking-related illnesses, including vision loss and colorectal cancer.

Ads also highlight the benefits of quitting for smokers’ loved ones, and the importance...

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Man Shot in Stockton Officer Involved Shooting Dies

Mar 27, 2015
Man Shot in Stockton Officer Involved Shooting Dies

STOCKTON- A man shot in an exchange of gunfire with Stockton Police officers March 4 died from his injuries Friday. Officers responded to Church and San Joaquin streets  to find a man, later identified as Carl Lao, firing a gun into the air. Investigators say Lao, 28, fired several shots at officers. According to...

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Photo of Woman in Bikini Goes Viral on Facebook, Empowers People Everywhere

Mar 27, 2015
Photo of Woman in Bikini Goes Viral on Facebook, Empowers People Everywhere

LOS ANGELES- A photo of a woman in a bikini has been shared on Facebook nearly 50-thousand times in the last few days. But it’s not being shared for the reason you might think. The photo is galvanizing and inspiring women and men across the internet. Hollis is the founder of The Chic.  She’s...

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Twenty years of hate: Stormfront hits milestone

Mar 27, 2015

March 26, 2015 - March 27 marks 20 years that the white supremacist website Stormfront has been serving up all forms of hate to its racist, anti-Semitic and often-violent audience.

With 300,000 registered users, the site founded by former Alabama Klan leader Don Black is the world’s largest and most prominent Internet forum for racists...

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Germanwings Co-Pilot had Medical Note for Day of Crash, Hid Illness, Officials Say

Mar 27, 2015
Germanwings Co-Pilot had Medical Note for Day of Crash, Hid Illness, Officials Say

The Germanwings co-pilot accused of intentionally setting a plane on a fatal descent in the French Alps had an illness that he kept secret from his employer, German prosecutors said Friday. A statement from the Dusseldorf public prosecutor’s office did not say what the illness was, nor whether it was a physical or mental...

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The Ingredient to a Long, Healthy Life is in Your Bowl of Cereal

Mar 27, 2015
The Ingredient to a Long, Healthy Life is in Your Bowl of Cereal

There’s good news for those of you who wake up to a bowl of cereal every morning, especially if your go-to choice is high in fiber. Hidden in that favorite box may be a prize better than a plastic toy. It just might hold the key to a longer life, according to a new...

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It’s Gary vs. Hulk at Wrestlemania, Brother!

Mar 27, 2015
It’s Gary vs. Hulk at Wrestlemania, Brother!

Gary Gelfand was in San Jose for WWE Wrestlemania AXXESS ahead of Sunday’s big event. He caught up with the one and only Hulk Hogan, who taught him a thing or two about WWE history, northern California wrestling fans and “gimmick infringement.” You’ll want to watch to the end, BROTHER!

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TPP Leak Reveals Extraordinary New Powers for Thousands of Foreign Firms to Challenge U.S. Policies, Demand Taxpayer Compensation

Mar 27, 2015

WASHINGTON, D.C. March 25, 2015 – The Trans-Pacific Partnership’s (TPP) Investment Chapter, leaked today, reveals how the pact would make it easier for U.S. firms to offshore American jobs to low-wage countries while newly empowering thousands of foreign firms to seek cash compensation from U.S. taxpayers by challenging U.S. government actions, laws and court...

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US Fish and Wildlife Service Issues Black Rhino Trophy Import Permit

Mar 27, 2015
US Fish and Wildlife Service Issues Black Rhino Trophy Import Permit

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Their numbers are dwindling. Bob Koons
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