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Fish Oil Linked To Prostate Cancer: Omega-3 Acids May Increase Risk Of Disease By 70 Percent, Researchers Discover [VIDEO]
Jul 11, 2013 12:52 PM E
Fish oil and prostate cancer? Researchers now say the popular omega-3 supplement is linked to cancer risk in men and may increase the risk of aggressive prostate cancer by 70 percent. But not everyone agrees with this correlation.
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Trayvon Martin Murder Trial Live Stream: Prosecution Gives Fiery Closing Arguments, Zimmerman Defense Presents Today [VIDEO]
Jul 11, 2013 11:16 AM E
The Zimmerman trial enters its final chapter. The prosecution will give its closing arguments today, Thursday July 11. The defense will present Friday. The judge ruled Thursday that Zimmerman could face manslaughter charges should the jury not reach a verdict on the second-degree murder charge against him.
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Navy Drone Lands On Carrier: Watch Unmanned Aircraft X-47B Make First Ever Computer-Controlled Touchdown [VIDEO]
Jul 10, 2013 22:39 PM E
A navy drone landed on an aircraft carrier on Wednesday, marking the first ever fully computerized landing of a combat drone.
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N.C. Deck Collapse Sends Ocean Isle Beach Vacationers Crashing Onto Concrete Patio Below [VIDEO]
Jul 10, 2013 14:33 PM E
A N.C. deck collapse left 21 people injured after the wooden deck folded in on itself, sending its occupants crashing onto the concrete patio below. Luckily, no one was killed in the N.C. deck collapse in Ocean Isle Beach.
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California Prison Hunger Strike: 30,000 Inmates Refuse Food, Fake Illness For Third Day Of Protest [VIDEO]
Jul 10, 2013 12:59 PM E
A hunger strike in California state prisons enters its third day as tens of thousands of inmates refuse meals and don’t show up for work or prison classes. The inmates are protesting state prison policy that allows for abusive solitary isolation.
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Cat Parasites In Pet’s Feces Can Be Ingested Or Inhaled And Pose Bigger Public Health Threat Than Previously Thought [VIDEO]
Jul 10, 2013 10:56 AM E
Cat parasites, found in the feces of our feline friends, are invading our gardens, sandboxes and playgrounds, presenting a bigger public health concern than previously thought. The cat parasites, like the infamous Toxoplasma gondii, can infect humans and cause serious health issues for those who come in contact with the bug.
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China Air Pollution: Thick Smog Chokes Chinese Cities, Knocks 5.5 Years Off Life Expectancy [VIDEO]
Jul 09, 2013 18:01 PM E
China’s air pollution is getting so bad that it’s actually causing people to live shorter lives. A new, landmark study says that 500 million Chinese people will lose an average of 5.5 years from their life expectancies as a result of the crippling China air pollution.
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Zimmerman Trial Update: Trayvon Martin Murder Case In Third Week Of WitnessTestimony, Forensic Pathologist Says George Zimmerman Telling Truth [LIVE STREAM]
Jul 09, 2013 17:18 PM E
The George Zimmerman trial is in its third week of testimony. So far this week, the jury has heard from a number of witnesses who say the screams heard on the 911 recording belong to Zimmerman. Also, a forensic pathologist says Zimmerman’s account of the struggle between him and 17-year-old Trayvon Martin is consistent with pathological evidence.
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Underwater Forest Off Alabama Coast Is Over 50,000 Years Old, Kept Secret Since Its Discovery In 2005 [VIDEO]
Jul 09, 2013 10:56 AM E
An underwater forest, discovered by divers off the coast of Alabama, was sealed in sediment for over 50,000 years. The primeval forest of bald Cypress trees was once an ancient riverbed but is now an artificial reef thriving with sea life.
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Sun-Times Headline Racist? Chicago Newspaper’s Editor Apologizes For Offensive Asiana Airlines Crash Front Page Gaffe
Jul 08, 2013 16:42 PM E
A Chicago Sun-Times headline, which the newspaper ran following the deadly Asiana Airlines plane crash at San Francisco International Airport on Saturday, is being labeled as racist – or at the very least, insensitive. The offensive front page gaff prompted an apology from the paper’s editor-in-chief.
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Beloit Explosion: Huge Wis. Blast Levels Home, Traps Residents Under Rubble [VIDEO]
Jul 08, 2013 15:00 PM E
A Beloit explosion injured two people and killed a pet after a natural gas leak triggered the blast. Firefighters responded to a call around 7:40 p.m. Sunday night and found the two residents of the home trapped under the rubble.
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Subway Gas Test Begins Today: Why Is NYPD Pumping Chemicals Into New York City Train Tunnels? [VIDEO]
Jul 08, 2013 13:48 PM E
The subway gas test, a multi-million dollar undertaking, begins today in New York City. The NYPD will begin pumping a non-toxic chemical into the city’s subway tunnels in order to monitor how and where the gas spreads. The information they obtain will help the NYPD develop a response plan to a chemical attack on the city.
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Babies' Flat Spots On Heads Affect 47% Of Infants: Is Too Much Time On Back Bad For Newborns? [REPORT]
Jul 08, 2013 12:10 PM E
Babies’ flat spots on their heads now affect almost half of all infants. The condition, known as positional plagiocephaly, is caused by the weight of the baby’s head against a hard surface. Is too much time on their backs bad for newborns?
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Asiana Airlines Crash Video: Watch Boeing 777 Flight 214 Crash Land At San Francisco Airport [VIDEO]
Jul 08, 2013 10:23 AM E
The Asiana Airlines crash video surfaced over the weekend. It shows the massive Boeing 777 crash land and cartwheel down the runway at San Francisco International Airport on Saturday, July 6. The terrible accident killed two people and injured dozens more.
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