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Not So Pearly Whites

<b>Researchers working near</b> Lucca in northern Italy have found the oldest example of the practice of filling dental cavities, according to Stefano …

Arthritis is the price for our ancestors surviving the Ice Age, say scientists

For the 10 million Britons suffering from arthritis, it may be cold comfort to know that they might not be alive today at all, were it not for their aching limbs.<p>Researchers in the US have discovered that a gene mutation which increases the risk of arthritis evolved in the Ice Age to help protect …

Denver Sheriff's Department fined $10K for hiring only US citizens

The intention, Denver officials said, was benevolent.<p>The Denver Sheriff’s Department set out to hire scores of deputies last year to lessen the burden on its staff and cut millions in overtime.<p>It advertised for prospects, and included U.S. citizenship as a requirement.<p>By this past spring, it had …

Minnesota men face sentencing in plot to join ISIS

Nine Minnesota men who have been convicted of plotting to join the Islamic State group in Syria are scheduled to be sentenced this week, capping a long court case that shined a light on terrorism recruitment. The men are expected to receive various sentences during separate hearings on Monday, …

Comment on Tired of Tampons? Here Are Pros and Cons of Menstrual Cups by Jack

Yep, it has not been that great for me, but I want to keep trying ’cause I had pads and tampons.

Report: Collapsed decks at house owned by Connecticut college 'structurally unsound'

A new report indicates a pair of crowded decks that collapsed during a party at an off-campus house owned by Trinity College in Connecticut earlier this month were structurally unsound due to "flaws in construction."<p>Cirrus Structural Engineering released the report Thursday.<p>The Hartford Courant …

Hugh Hefner disputes reports he is 'super sick'

Hugh Hefner is firing back after reports claim the Playboy founder is "super sick."<p>A source told the New York Post Hefner is "down to around 90 pounds" and "his people are really trying to keep this under wraps."<p>The source also claims anyone who wishes to meet with Hefner, is required to sign a …

Feds spend $$ studying if college kids eat junk food when they drink

The National Institutes of Health is spending over $50,000 to study whether college students eat junk food when they drink.<p>The two-year study rests on the hypothesis that “heavy drinking may lead to unhealthy eating habits surrounding drinking episodes.” The study also will “determine whether heavy …

Women of Bill Clinton's past

Women of Bill Clinton's past<p>As Bill Clinton's past comes up once again this election cycle, these are the most prominent women who feature as part of his tumultuous history.<p>http://www.foxnews.com/">Fox News<p>http://www.foxnews.com/<p>Gennifer Flowers<p>Gennifer Flowers, a model and singer, dogged Clinton's …

These students are pedaling their way to success

Bethany Lambeth teaches 6th, 7th and 8th grade math classes at Martin Middle School in Raleigh, North Carolina. And this year she found an …

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Science Says This Old-School Style of Note-Taking Will Supercharge Your Brain | Inc.com

Laptops and other devices mean you don't have to write your business notes by hand anymore, or even type them out at all. Defaulting to tech-based note-taking might not be the best route, though, with science showing the old-school approach of pen and paper might have bigger benefits.<p>What happens …

10 Power Foods That Boost Immunity

<i>Boost</i> your <i>immune system</i> with healthy foods. These foods will <i>build up</i> your <i>immune system</i> to prevent colds, flu, and many other illnesses.<p>Feeding your body with particular foods can help to strengthen your immune system. These great foods will help you stay healthy and strong enough to escape the …

The Only Two Tips You Need For Perfectly Perky Breasts

Every woman wants to look good and to be satisfied with her appearance. Usually this involves having a toned and fit body, well-shaped thighs and …

The Forbidden Rice: Black Rice Has The Most Impressive Health Benefits for Weight Loss and More!

Black rice has amazing anti-inflammatory properties. It is also rich in dietary fiber and has an ability to stop the development of cancer, diabetes, heart disease and weight gain.<p>The forbidden rice has been consumed in regions of Asia for million years. In the past, it was only reserved for …

How To Reset Your Thyroid To Burn Fat And Activate Your Metabolism

An elderly man who had serious medical problems, asked Erika Schwartz, MD for an advice on the medicines and treatments he used. Erica called his …

Best Foods for Stronger and Better Nails and Hair Health

Looking good isn’t just making sure you take care of the outside, you also need to take care of the outside. And this doesn’t just mean taking care …

Jordanian Christian Writer Shot Dead Over Political Cartoon Seen as Anti-Muslim

AMMAN — A gunman shot dead Jordanian writer Nahed Hattar on Sunday outside the court where he was to stand trial on charges of contempt of religion after sharing on social media a caricature seen as insulting Islam, witnesses and state media said.<p>The gunman was arrested at the scene, state news …

New York, New Jersey bombing suspect spent weeks at Islamist seminary in Pakistan

The alleged New Jersey terrorist charged with trying to blow up Chelsea last weekend with homemade bombs spent weeks getting an “Islamic education” at a Pakistani seminary, according to a report.<p>Ahman Khan Rahami spent three weeks in Kuchlak, an area described as a longtime “hub” for the Taliban, …

Mall shooting suspect was 'zombie-like' when arrested, officials say

A suspected gunman believed to have killed five people at a Washington state mall was arrested Saturday, according to authorities.<p>At a news conference, officials said they had not ruled out any possible motives for why 20-year-old Arcan Cetin allegedly shot four women and one man at the Cascade …

Walmart workers refuse to make cop's retirement cake

Three Walmart workers in McDonough, Ga., refused to decorate a “thin blue line” cake for a police officer’s retirement party because they said it was racist.<p>A number of my Georgia readers alerted me to the story and on Saturday night I spoke directly with the police officer’s daughter. She asked …

This is What the Ideal Woman’s Body Looks Like, According to Science

Does it exist? Scientifically, yes.If that’s not surprising, wait till you see what said perfect body actually looks like. It’s nothing like what the …

IF YOU NOTICE SOMEONE WITH A BLACK DOT ON THE PALM, CALL THE POLICE IMMEDIATELY!

If you happen to see someone with a black dot on their palm, don’t hesitate and call the police immediately.<p>You are probably wondering why.<p>The answer …

This is The Reason Why They Give Gelatin to Sick People in Hospitals: When You Find out The Reason, You’ll be Shocked!

First and foremost, you know what gelatin really is? For those who don’t know the answer, gelatin is made of glyceine and proline, two amino acids …

Good News! We’re as Rich as We Were in 1998

Even for an economist, Larry Mishel is famously grumpy. “I’m a glass-half-empty guy,” he told me. He is the president of the Economic Policy Institute, a progressive think tank devoted to analyzing and improving the economic lives of poor, working, and middle-class Americans. Which is to say, in …

Striking Images Show Dhaka’s Streets Flooded With Blood After Eid Animal Sacrifice And Rains

Dhaka citizens said their Eid prayers in the morning and sacrificed their animals. However, due to the heavy rains the previous night, the streets were flooded with blood, water, and waste.