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The rise and fall of Theranos, the blood-testing startup that went from a rising star in Silicon Valley to facing fraud charges over a wild 15-year span

The darling blood-testing startup had racked up a $9 billion valuation with its big vision to test for a number of conditions off just a small sample of blood, and its CEO Elizabeth Holmes was featured on the cover of business magazines and lists of top executives. But then questions started being …

The Milky Way galaxy may be much bigger than we thought

New research suggests our galactic home spans a distance of 200,000 light-years.<p>It's no secret that the Milky Way is big, but new research shows that it may be much bigger than we ever imagined.<p>The research, described May 7 in the journal "Astronomy & Astrophysics," indicates that our spiral …

Milky Way Galaxy

Family's warning after dog badly hurt by broken glass

Dog owners who take their pets for a cooling swim in one of Pembrokeshire's inland waterways are being warned to look out for the hidden danger of …

Border Patrol union chief calls Trump troop deployment 'a colossal waste'

President Donald Trump's decision to deploy members of the National Guard to the southern U.S. border with Mexico is "a colossal waste of resources," according to the leader of a union representing members of the U.S. Border Patrol.<p>National Border Patrol Council President Brandon Judd, who …

Immigration

Indian child dies from mother's 'snake bite' breast milk

An Indian woman who was bitten by a snake in her sleep and unknowingly breastfed poisoned milk to her daughter has died along with the child, police …

Newest Hawaii volcanic ash plume rises to about 10,000 feet

An eruption at Hawaii’s Kilauea summit Thursday sent a plume of ash skyward, about 10,000 feet above sea level, the U.S. Geological Survey reported.<p>The “small but fairly ash-rich” explosion happened from Overlook Crater at the summit, the agency reported.<p>The resulting ash cloud reached its peak …

Record fentanyl bust in Nebraska finds enough doses to kill an estimated 26 million people

<b>(CNN) —</b> The Nebraska State Patrol seized nearly 120 pounds of the drug fentanyl -- enough to kill about 26 million people, according to estimates by the US Drug Enforcement Administration.<p>On Thursday, Nebraska Gov. Pete Ricketts announced the bust, considered the largest in the state's history and …

Criminology

Who is to blame for the designer dognapping crimewave? People like me

I fell in love with my ugly pug 15 years ago – but with thieves targeting premium pedigrees, my next pet will be a rescue dog<p>Dog owners tend to worry about their pets a whole lot. Are they spending too much time on their own? Do they get enough exercise? Did the little sod manage to eat that entire …

Pugs

London couple convicted of murdering nanny, burning her body

LONDON (AP) — A London couple delusionally obsessed with a former boy-band star were found guilty Thursday of murdering their French nanny and burning her body on a bonfire in their backyard.<p>A jury at the Central Criminal Court convicted 35-year-old Sabrina Kouider and 40-year-old Ouissem Medouni …

Crime

'WITCH HUNT!' Tweets Trump As He's Banned From Blocking People On Twitter

A New York district court has ruled that Donald Trump’s @realDonaldTrump Twitter account is officially a public forum – meaning that he isn’t allowed to block people.<p>District Judge Naomi Reice Buchwald was ruling in a case brought by the Knight First Amendment Institute at Columbia University on …

Donald Trump

The 15 best dog breeds for families

In the United States, almost 50% of households own dogs, making them the most popular pet in the country. The American Kennel Club recognizes …

Rescued Chimpanzees Gleefully Play in a Colorful Ball Pit After Their Caretaker Shows Them How

In a wonderful species specific enrichment exercise, a whoop of chimpanzees at the Project Chimpanzee Sanctuary in Blue Ridge, Georgia, gleefully …

Alexa recorded a woman’s private conversation and sent it to a random contact

It’s every smart home speaker owner’s worst nightmare: a private message recorded and sent to a recipient without their knowledge. But that’s what happened to a Portland woman, who told CBS News affiliate Kiro-TV that her Amazon Echo recorded an audio clip of her conversation and sent it to a …

Cabot, Golden Retriever (9 y/o), The Dartmouth Green, Hanover,...

Cabot, Golden Retriever (9 y/o), The Dartmouth Green, Hanover, NH • “He’s almost blind, but he’s very lively for his age. We own a forestry business, …

One dog breed has been first in American hearts for almost three decades

The American Kennel Club released its annual list of the most popular dog breeds in the US.<p>The winning dog has reigned supreme over Americans’ hearts for 27 years. It’s sweet-natured and goofy, with a luxurious yellow coat. That’s right, it’s the Labrador Retriever.<p>Internet famous dogs such as the …

Pets

Dog Food Recall By Orange County Manufacturer

OC Raw Dog, a RSM dog food manufacturer is voluntarily recalling food. Check your bag for information if this recall applies to you.<p>RANCHO SANTA …

Adorable therapy dogs bring comfort to hospital patients

<b>SAGINAW -</b> It's been 11 years since the patter of paws filled Covenant HealthCare's hallways, but bed-bound dog lovers once again have the chance for …

Do You Know Which Dog Breeds Are in a Mutt? Scientists Want to Find Out

One of the favorite pastimes of dog people is guessing a mutt’s ancestry.<p>Is that scruffy little guy in the dog park a mix of Afghan hound and Catahoula leopard dog? Is the beast that bit someone really a pit bull, or a cocker spaniel-beagle potpourri? And how about your aunt’s yippy pillow on paws …

Back to Basics: Teaching Your Dog to ‘Stay’

Arguably the most important cue any pet parent can teach their dog, the ‘stay’ cue is not only useful in the home setting, but can literally save his …

Pets

7 Dog Breeds You’re Probably Mispronouncing

We claim dogs are our best friends, but we’d never call any of our <i>human</i> friends by the wrong name, right? Right, which is why we’re studying up on …

Therapy Dog Gets Surprise Birthday Party — And Can’t Stop Smiling

She felt so loved 💗<p>During her trips to Beaumont Rehabilitation and Skilled Nursing Center in Westborough, Massachusetts, Maui the therapy dog …

Pets

Hang out with these adorable English bulldogs at a California hotel

Holidays are pretty great, but it’s even better if you can share a bit of your relaxation time with a couple of adorable dogs. Luckily, The London West Hollywood at Beverly Hills has brought in Winston and Churchill, two adorable English bulldogs, to make guests’ days a bit brighter.<p>The pups, who …

English Bulldogs

Carolyn Hax: We made a mistake with this dog, and we don’t want her back

<b>DEAR CAROLYN:</b> About a year and a half ago my husband and I purchased a dog. She was way too busy for us, so my daughter took her. We helped pay to …

Dogs

What Does It Mean When a Dog's Nose Is Dry? — Dog Myths Debunked

Most dog owners would probably tell you that a cold, wet nose on their canine companion signals a healthy pup. Likewise, many believe a dog is sick …

Pets

Hugo, Flat-Coated Retriever (6 m/o), Prince & Crosby St.,...

Hugo, Flat-Coated Retriever (6 m/o), Prince & Crosby St., New York, NY • “He eats all our toilet paper.”

Family in crisis

Get the news<p>Subscribe Today<p>Log In<p>Subscribed, but don't have a login?<p>Activate your digital access.<p>CLOSE<p>Lizette Garcia describes, April 16, the day her …

Therapy Dogs

GHS Children's Hospital gets new therapy dog

None<p>King, a new therapy dog at GHS Children's Hospital, was sponsored by an anonymous donor in honor of Besty Eye, a 22-year-old patient who died of …

Top 7 Tips for Adopting a Dog (And a New Way to Find Your Future Furry Family!)

Of the estimated 7.5 million pets entering animal shelters every year, more than 2.5 million are former family pets that were surrendered, most often …

Pets

You and Your Pooch May Have Similar Tummy Bacteria

THURSDAY, April 19, 2018 (HealthDay News) -- The makeup of bacteria in your dog's digestive tract may be more like your own than you think, …