Shane Robison

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Brains Of Video Game-Addicted Teens Are Hyper Connected

That may make addicts more likely to have other psychological disorders<p>For the thousands of teens with internet gaming disorder, the symptoms can look a lot like any other addiction: A lack of control over the time and money spent on gaming, distance from family or friends, neglected schoolwork. …

World's first dengue vaccine has been approved in three countries

Brazil, the Philippines, and Mexico<p>Every year, mosquito bites cause up to 400 million dengue infections, which in turn lead to about 22,000 deaths. Until recently, health officials had no way to prevent or even treat the disease, but that's about to change. In the last month, three countries — …

Taylor Swift's '1989' is 2015's highest grossing concert tour by far

In the concert business, 2015 was a banner year for 1989, as Taylor Swift and her blockbuster "1989" tour topped Pollstar's annual ranking of the most popular concert attractions globally.<p>Swift's tour, featuring a bevy of different guest stars in nearly every city she visited, grossed just over …

Music

Dodgers sign Scott Kazmir for three years, $48 million

The Dodgers signed Scott Kazmir to a three-year, $48-million contract Wednesday, filling the hole in their starting rotation created by the departure of Zack Greinke.<p>Kazmir can opt out of his contract after next season. The free-agent class of pitchers is particularly thin next off-season, with …

Baseball

AT&T is ditching two-year contracts for good in January

AT&T is preparing to permanently rid itself of two-year contracts at the start of 2016. <i>Engadget</i> was first to report that the number two US carrier will soon allow customers to purchase smartphones (and dumb phones, for that matter) only through the company's Next installment plan or by buying …

NFL's oldest QB continues streak of being unable to play a full game

The 40-year old Matt Hasselbeck has been slowly breaking down for weeks.<p>Midway through the second quarter of the Indianapolis Colts' game against the …