William Milton Hall

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How to edit a human

For decades scientists aspired to modify the code of life. Tom Whipple meets Jennifer Doudna, who succeeded<p>This story begins nearly four billion …

Genetics

The NSA’s Hidden Spy Hubs in Eight U.S. Cities

The secrets are hidden behind fortified walls in cities across the United States, inside towering, windowless skyscrapers and fortress-like concrete …

Surveillance

VPNFilter malware has infected a million routers — here's what you need to know

A recent discovery that new router-based malware, known as VPNFilter, had infected well over 500,000 routers just became even worse news. In a report …

Cell type atlas and lineage tree of a whole complex animal by single-cell transcriptomics

Structured Abstract<p>INTRODUCTION<p>Understanding the differentiation of stem cells into the vast amount of cell types that form the human body is a …

The NYPD Investigator Who’s Determined to Bust Harvey Weinstein

Early in the evening of March 27, 2015, a young Italian model named Ambra Battilana walked into the NYPD’s 9th Precinct house, a few blocks from …

The thought police: five works of philosophy that every cop should read

The Greek thinker Plato is now on the curriculum for officers in Baltimore. Here are five more texts they should teach in police academies<p>Police officers in Baltimore have been making novel use of their notebooks. Anything Plato has said may be taken down and used, not as evidence against him, but …

The Weight Loss Trap: Why Your Diet Isn't Working

Like most people, Kevin Hall used to think the reason people get fat is simple.<p>“Why don’t they just eat less and exercise more?” he remembers …

Weight Loss

The Empathetic Police Academy

Knives

Exclusive investigation: Your prescriptions aren't private

The prescriptions you have in your medicine cabinet might not be as private as you believe they are. Thirty-one states grant law enforcement …

New Report On Police Deaths Comes With Grim Revelations

Domestic violence plays a grim starring role in a new report about how police officers end up dead.<p>More than 20 percent of the 132 officers killed on …

Law Enforcement

How Data Helps Law Enforcement Turn Criminal 'Playgrounds' Into Safe Spaces

Spatial analysis makes smart urban planning into passive, bullet-free policing.<p>Though it’s tempting to diminish criminals to nothing more than …

How to Add a YouTube Video to Word, PowerPoint & OneNote on Windows

Inserting multimedia elements to your documents make them instantly more engaging and can save you jumping from one app to another. So, the next time …

How to connect your phone to Windows 10

Link Windows 10 and your phone<p>These days juggling multiple devices, from PCs and laptops to phones and tablets, is the norm. And in the past they …

100 Windows 10 tips and tricks

Windows 10 is brimming with new and updated features for streamlining all your computing tasks. The new release combines the familiarity of Windows 7 …

Black Lives Matter has a plan to radically change America’s police

The platform, dubbed "Campaign Zero", is a 10-pronged plan that hopes to end police killings by limiting police interventions, improving community interactions, and ensuring accountability.<p>The organization has grown considerably since its inception in 2012, growing in influence as the group …

Justice

How the Supreme Court Made It Legal for Cops to Pull You Over for Pretty Much Anything

From having an air freshener on your rearview mirror to driving through a yellow light, it's terrifyingly easy to get convicted for a crime after being pulled over for something that is actually not illegal.<p><i>This story was co-published with the Marshall Project.</i><p>Legal principles can be complicated, …

Police Officers, Sheriffs, Rangers, and Marshals: What's the Difference?

<i>What is the difference between police, sheriff, ranger (like Texas Rangers), and marshal?: originally appeared on Quora: The best answer to any question. Ask a question, get a great answer. Learn from experts and access insider knowledge. You can follow Quora on Twitter, Facebook, and</i> …

Here’s how to prepare your PC for Windows 10

Windows 10 is coming, and whether you reserve an upgrade or wait to download the OS for free, you need to prepare — and so does your desktop PC. Does …

A former cop who killed shares lessons on deadly force

LOS ANGELES (AP) — David Klinger had a troubling premonition, even before he'd entered the Los Angeles Police Academy: He was going to become a police officer, and he was going to have to kill someone to save his partner.<p>He dismissed the latter thought. "It had to be nonsense, right?" says Klinger, …

Pumping iron failing to make you leaner? Blame your genes

You're a regular in the gym's weight room, grunting and sweating in hopes of turning fat into muscle and maybe even losing some weight. And yet your goal eludes you.<p>New research on women finds that some are resistant to resistance training. For these women, the new study suggests, a welter of …

Microsoft Store offers 32GB HP Stream 7 Windows 8.1 7-inch tablet for $79.00 | On MSFT

The Microsoft Store is offering a 32 GB HP Stream 7 Signature Edition 7” Tablet with 1 year subscription to Office 365 and $25 Windows Store gift …

39 Commonly Misused Words and How to Use Them Correctly

Where the mechanics of writing are concerned, I’m far from perfect. One example: I always struggle with <i>who</i> and <i>whom.</i> (Sometimes I’ll even rewrite a …

Software Update Home: CCleaner Slim 5.03.5128 For Windows

<b>CCleaner Slim 5.03.5128 For Windows</b><p><b>CCleaner Slim 5.03.5128 For Windows (PC) Latest Version Download Free</b><p><b>March 01, 2015-</b> CCleaner unused and temporary …

10 states with the worst taxes for average Americans

Slide 1 of 12<p>The difference between rich and poor Americans has grown dramatically in recent years. As of 2013, the wealthiest 20% of Americans had …

Top 15 Most Comfortable Cars

Comfort plays a significant part when shopping for your next car. With even affordable cars offering features such as heated and ventilated seats, soft leather, zero-gravity seats, comfort is no longer a secondary factor. But which offer the most comfort?<p>We’ve gathered a list of what we think are …

10 best indie Android apps and Android games of 2014

As many of our regular readers know, we here at Android Authority do an indie app of the day to show off some of the good stuff that smaller developer studios (and individuals) are doing. Many of them are very good attempts but seem to be missing a little something to make them truly great but …

Apps