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Congressional Auditor Urges Action to Address Climate Change

WASHINGTON — Fires, floods and hurricanes are already costing the federal government tens of billions of dollars a year and climate change will drive those costs ever higher in coming years, a new federal study warns.<p>The report by the Government Accountability Office, Congress’s auditing arm, urges …

Federal Budget

A growing threat could kill 10 million people by 2050, but one company thinks it can stop it

After years of abuse in people and animals — with doctors practically doling them out like candy and farmers stirring them into animal feed — antibiotics have virtually stopped working. In January, a woman died after a raging infection that failed to respond to 26 different kinds of antibiotics. …

Twitter Erupts After Melania Trump Wears Sky-High Stilettos to Visit Hurricane Victims

Manolo Blahnik has said his BB pump, designed in 2008, is a “good shoe for every occasion” — but how practical are stilettos in flood zones?<p>Melania …

Tesla’s Elon Musk warns U.S. governors of need for regulation of artificial intelligence

Tesla Inc. chief executive officer Elon Musk warned a bipartisan gathering of U.S. governors on Saturday that government regulation of artificial intelligence is needed because it's a "fundamental risk to the existence of human civilization."<p>But first, he asked for some governors to lift a …

Artificial Intelligence

Device may detect onset of sepsis, before it's too late

Sepsis is a life-threatening condition that occurs when the body's immune system releases chemicals to fight an infection, causing widespread …

Study Uncovers the Truth About "Sleeping Positions"

There are almost countless sleeping positions. There’s side, stomach, back, log, starfish, free fall, covered in crumbs, and more.<p>The truth is no one …

Parents and Inheritance | U.S. Trust

Capital Acumen Issue 30<p>Parents And Inheritance<p>A two-part primer for parents and their children.<p>BY IAN PRIOR, U.S. Trust<p>With an unprecedented transfer of wealth under way, many parents fret that the younger generation may not be ready for it. Here’s a look at how both generations might alleviate …

Retirement

10 Reasons Your Belly Fat Isn't Going Away

A little bit of belly fat is actually good for you: it protects your stomach, intestines, and other delicate organs. But too much fat is anything but …

Your chance to see Southern California’s epic wildflower bloom is running out. Here’s where to go

Photos of Southern California’s epic wildflower bloom have probably flooded your Instagram and Facebook feeds for weeks. The recent healthy rainy season has transformed the region’s usually brown hills into brilliant shades of red, orange and lavender.<p>But as spring turns to summer, you may have …

Here's What the Queen of Breakup Music Listens to When She's Going Through a Breakup

This playlist is guaranteed to make you emotional.<p>While most people sob, curse, and stuff their faces with ice cream after a breakup, others — like Adele — instead turn their misery into Grammy Award-winning ballads that then just make the rest of us cry even harder.<p>But what does someone with the …