Michelle Dantzler

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We finally have an “artificial pancreas” for diabetics. But it's a letdown.

The first thing Melinda Wedding thinks about when she wakes at 6:15 am is checking her daughter Carson’s blood sugar to see if she needs another dose of insulin.<p>"Type 1 diabetes is constant," Wedding told me. "There’s no downtime."<p>Throughout the day she might look at her watch, which gives her a …

Diabetes

Judge rules in favor of Apple in key case involving a locked iPhone

A federal judge in New York ruled in favor of Apple on Monday, saying that an obscure Colonial-era law did not authorize him to force the firm to lift data from an iPhone at the government’s request.<p>The ruling is not binding in any other court, but it takes on an outsize importance as the U.S. …

Privacy

Oil prices may be going up, but they can still cause a US recession

But according to Jason Schenker, president and chief economist at Prestige Economics, the uptick in oil price isn't enough to save many oil companies— or the US economy — from disaster.<p>"Oil prices simply aren't going to rise fast enough to keep oil and energy companies from defaulting," Schenker …

Oil

Why Isis fights

Jihadi fighters in Iraq and Syria reveal the apocalyptic motivations of the militant movement that has hijacked the Syrian uprising – and transformed the Middle East<p>اقرأ التقرير باللغة العربية<p>For more than a century, Dabiq was one of northern Syria’s forsaken villages, a speck on a vast …

Middle East

50 bodies found in ship's hull as migrant wave inundates Europe

As tens of thousands of migrants fleeing war and poverty attempt to reach safety in Europe, the death toll rose above 2,400 on Wednesday, and skirmishes broke out along the Serbian-Hungarian border.<p>This summer's unprecedented exodus from Syria, Afghanistan, Eritrea and other nations in turmoil has …