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Doctors hail world first as woman’s advanced breast cancer is eradicated

A woman with advanced breast cancer which had spread around her body has been completely cleared of the disease by a groundbreaking therapy that harnessed the power of her immune system to fight the tumours.<p>It is the first time that a patient with late-stage breast cancer has been successfully …

Breast Cancer

Fila Is Relaunching Its Classic 'Mindblower' Sneaker With 47 Different Collaborations

The brand teamed up with a slew international influencers, brands, retailers, and tastemakers.<p>The Mindblower sneaker made its debut more than 20 years ago and caught eyes with its chunky shape and warped, asymmetrical logo. That was back in 1995, but as the cyclical nature of fashion would have it, …

Fila Is Relaunching Its Classic 'Mindblower' Sneaker With 47 Different Collaborations

The brand teamed up with a slew international influencers, brands, retailers, and tastemakers<p>The Mindblower sneaker made its debut more than 20 years ago and caught eyes with its chunky shape and warped, asymmetrical logo. That was back in 1995, but as the cyclical nature of fashion would have it, …

The Mind of the Leader: How to Lead Yourself, Your People, and Your Organization for Extraordinary Results

Description<p>Publication Date: <b>March 13, 2018</b><p>Join the global movement that's making corporations more people-centric to achieve great results. The world is facing a global leadership crisis. Seventy-seven percent of leaders think they do a good job of engaging their people, yet 88 percent of employees …

Leaked: Secret Documents From Russia’s Election Trolls

The Kremlin-backed troll farm at the center of Russia’s interference in the 2016 U.S. election has quietly suffered a catastrophic security breach, …

Internet Research Agency

Save $205 on These Allen Edmonds Brown Leather Dress Shoes

Allen Edmonds has built a reputation on producing quality American-made dress shoes for over 90 years. The Wisconsin-based company offers a …

Men's Fashion

Study identifies traces of indigenous 'Taino' in present-day Caribbean populations

A thousand-year-old tooth has provided genetic evidence that the so-called "Taíno", the first indigenous Americans to feel the full impact of …

This Pocket PC Could Replace Your Desktop

Sometimes it’s the smallest things that can have the most significant impact. A tiny chip can support everything from high-quality radio and video …

Windows 10

Why Do So Many Managers Forget They’re Human Beings?

In our assessments, surveys, and interviews of over a thousand leaders, many comments stood out, but one in particular was especially powerful and thought-provoking. “Leadership today,” Javier Pladevall, CEO of Volkswagen Audi Retail in Spain, told us, “is about unlearning management and relearning …

Employment

This 1 Quote Describes the Most Important Trait You Can Have as a Leader

These tips will help you be purpose-driven, and lead your company with true intention.<p>The Presidential Medal of Freedom is the highest honor that can be bestowed on an American citizen. In November 2016, legendary Los Angeles Dodgers announcer Vin Scully received the award at a star-studded event …

When Burnout Is a Sign You Should Leave Your Job

You have the right to have work that enriches and enlivens you, rather than diminishing you. This is my own personal declaration of human rights at work. It informs everything I do as a coach, management professor, and human being. Yet it’s surprisingly controversial. Managers and employees in …

The 10 best winter coats to wrap up warm in for 2018

Baby, it's cold outside. Or more precisely: damn freezing. There's no escaping it; it's time to invest in a new winter coat. Your shivering body will thank you for it.<p>Warmth is your primary mission, but how do you know which coats are going to keep you toasty and which ones will plunge you further …

How to screenshot on Snapchat without them knowing

We show you how to bypass Snapchat’s screenshot ban with this neat trick<p>The initial premise of Snapchat was that happy-go-lucky users could send …

The First-Ever 360-Degree Video Surgery Is Happening On Thursday

Over the course of two hours or so on Thursday, Dr. Shafi Ahmed will perform a more-or-less routine surgery on a man in his seventies with colon cancer. The 47-year-old cancer specialist will make a small slice on the patient’s belly, remove the tumor from his bowel, and stitch the tissue back …

Virtual Reality

How to deal with highly negative people

It’s easier said than done. Here are a few simple strategies for dealing with that special misanthrope in your life<p>Raj Raghunathan<p>January 4, 2015 1:00pm (UTC)<p>This article originally appeared on AlterNet.<p>What is the single biggest determinant of your happiness?<p>The answer to this question, as you …

Self-help

An N.Y. Man Has Been Indicted for Plotting to Assist ISIS

An upstate New York man was indicted by a federal grand jury on Tuesday for allegedly seeking to aid the Islamic State of Iraq and Greater Syria …

Cops ID people behind vile ice bucket prank on teen - CNN.com

<b>(CNN)</b> -- Police have identified those involved in an incident in which the ice bucket challenge trend was used to trick an autistic teenager into being drenched with a bucket of urine, feces and spit.<p>Authorities are not yet releasing the names, and are not discussing potential charges as the …

The Rise Of The Crypto Phone

Cell phones just got a whole lot more secure.<p>Between revelations of NSA spying and a sense that marketers and hackers are picking our digital pockets, we’re all getting a little edgy about cellular security. Hence the rapid growth of the cryptophone industry. Most of the handsets run on “hardened” …

Spying

Police release video of Kajieme Powell shooting in St Louis

Police in St Louis, Missouri have released video and audio recordings of the shooting on Tuesday of Kajieme Powell, a 25-year-old man described as “behaving erratically” and carrying a knife when officers arrived on the scene.<p>One video, taken by a witness with a phone camera, shows officers opening …

Eggless Eggs Exist and This Is What They Taste Like

The product’s logo says it all. It’s a silhouette of a tiny plant against the background of an egg shell, and it represents a revolutionary idea in …

Now that it’s legal, here’s how to unlock your phone on all four U.S. carriers

After you’ve finished up with a two-year smartphone contract, one of the easiest ways to save money is to keep your old device and bring it to a …

The Best-Selling, Billion-Dollar Pills Tested on Homeless People

How the destitute and the mentally ill are being used as human lab rats<p><b>By Carl Elliott</b><p><i>Photographs by Jeffrey Stockbridge<br>Illustrations by Matt Rota</i><p><b>Two</b> …

How clinical trials are turning homeless people into lab rats

Drugs need to go through a lot of testing before they actually make it to market, but that testing isn't all occurring in quite as ethical of a way as we might hope. Over at Medium, Carl Elliott describes the growing use of homeless people as test subjects in drug trials. Homeless shelters have …

The pacemaker of the future might be made of heart cells

A new technique uses gene therapy to create "biological pacemakers" in pigs<p>Cardiologists in Los Angeles have developed a gene-therapy technique that allows them to transform working heart-muscle cells into cells that regulate a pigs’ heartbeat. This procedure, described today in the <i>Science</i> …

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Family of brain-dead Texas woman sues hospital over right-to-die law

The husband of a brain-dead, pregnant Texas woman on Tuesday sued the hospital keeping her on life support, saying doctors are doing so against her and her family's wishes.<p>The lawsuit filed in state district court asks a judge to order John Peter Smith hospital in Fort Worth to remove life support …

FDA: Antibacterial soaps could pose health risks

The Food and Drug Administration issued a proposed rule requiring manufacturers to prove that their antibacterial cleaners are safe and more effective than plain soap and water.<p>An estimated 75% of the anti-bacterial liquid soaps and body washes sold in the United States contain triclosan, a …

New hope for treating cancer? Patterns seen in 12 types of tumors

Examining the molecular profiles of tumors from 12 different types of cancers, scientists working with the National Institutes of Health-backed Cancer Genome Atlas said Thursday they had found striking similarities between tumors originating in different organs.<p>Their discoveries, made possible by …

No more debt!: The new plan to destroy tuition and loans

A new system would get rid of college debt, by making some schools free — with a novel way to pay it forward<p>David Sirota<p>September 16, 2013 4:48pm (UTC)<p>If states are the laboratories of democracy, then what’s happening in Oregon's lab seems destined to become one of the most controversial higher …

Obama Announces Detailed Six Point Plan To Make College Affordable

Yesterday, President Barack Obama broke with his practice of declaring an intractable issue his top priority, before abandoning it to Congressional …