Carl Schaffrina

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To prevent or reverse obesity and its ills, timing may be everything

If obesity is linked to Americans' 24/7 lifestyles, would it help to reset the clock that dictates our eating? A new study of mice suggests it would, and in ways that go well beyond weight alone.<p>Even with a diet high in fat and sugar, mice that had their "eating day" compressed into a period of …

Diabetes

Why Has Female Ejaculation Been Banned in British Porn?

What has the British Board of Film Classification got against women’s orgasms? Unsurprisingly, sexist double standards are at play.<p>I wish I could …

Jameis Winston doesn't testify

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. -- Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston's student conduct code hearing ended Wednesday without the quarterback testifying to …

Florida State quarterback rape case hearing ends

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (Reuters) - Florida State University star quarterback Jameis Winston told a student conduct hearing that a woman who accused him of raping her two years ago was “lying” about their encounter, according to media reports on Wednesday.<p>Quarterback Jameis Winston listens as his …

DEA: Cartels Are Now Smuggling US Weed Into Mexico

DEA spokesman Lawrence Payne told U.S News that traffickers working in the U.S. are stealing marijuana that's much higher quality and more expensive than pot that isn't grown legally.<p>Marijuana legalization advocates have argued that legalizing the drug in the U.S. would stop the illegal flow of …

NFL coaches on the hot seat

With 20 of the NFL's 32 teams sitting at .500 or better after Week 13, most coaches and players in the league are hoping a December hot streak will carry them into the playoffs.<p>But elsewhere, heat of another kind is starting to build. Regime change is a constant in the ever-evolving NFL, and …

The 20 Highest-Paid Coaches In College Football

So it is not surprising that the most successful coach in college football, Nick Saban, tops the list.<p>Using data compiled by USAToday.com, here are the highest-paid college football coaches.

Here's What The Fed's Industry Contacts Are Saying About The Oil Crash

There's a lot of commentary from Fed contacts in both energy and oil-related services about the freefalling price of the commodity over the last month.<p>The takeaway seems to be that the economy isn't yet seeing much response to the falling price of oil, but everyone is on the lookout for it. …

The Trent Richardson Trade Was A Genius Move For The Cleveland Browns

After a Week 2 loss to the Baltimore Ravens in September of 2013, the Browns traded former No. 3-overall pick Trent Richardson to the Indianapolis Colts for a first-round draft pick.<p>At the time the Browns were accused of tanking. Fans ripped them for giving up on one of the most highly-drafted …

Football (U.S.)

17 states sue Obama for executive order on immigration: Texas attorney general

A coalition of 17 U.S. states sued the Obama administration on Wednesday saying it acted illegally by issuing an executive order to ease the threat of deportation for millions of immigrants who are in the country without the proper documents.<p>The case being led by Texas and filed at the Federal …

10 subliminal retail tricks you’re probably falling for

<i>This post is published in partnership with Money. The original can be found at Money.com</i><p>By Susie Poppick, MONEY<p>Today’s marketing strategies aren’t …