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CVS Launches A Rival Generic Version Of The EpiPen At A Much Cheaper Price

On Thursday, CVS Health announced it would be selling a generic version of an EpiPen to combat rising prices in the pharmaceutical industry. CVS Health’s announcement comes as many have voiced their concerns over rising drug prices. Critics include Donald Trump and Bernie Sanders, who not-so-subtly …

Pharma

Podcasts and past events

Podcasts from our 2018 events<p>In this podcast, our panel of distinguished scholars explores the significance of translation, its impact on encounters …

Is Nike Trying to Break the Two-Hour Marathon With a Spring-Loaded Shoe?

Earlier this month, Nike unveiled its Breaking2 project, a moonshot-style collaboration of athletes, scientists, and designers with the goal of trying to break the two-hour marathon barrier next year. In their announcement, the company was light on details in terms of how they planned to pull this …

Jennifer Lawrence Explains Why She Spoke Out After Presidential Election

After she penned an emotional essay in response to Donald Trump’s election win, Jennifer Lawrence received plenty of positive feedback, but also …

Tiffany Haddish

A Payment Model That Prevents Unnecessary Medical Treatment

As payers and providers in the U.S. health care system shift from fee for service to value-based approaches that pay providers for quality, they are turning to two models: One is procedure- and DRG-based bundled payments that pay one price for all the care related to treating a condition. The other …

Health Care

Were Neanderthals Religious?

Barbara J. King, a professor emerita of anthropology at William and Mary, discusses whether Neanderthals had "religious capacity."<p>Transcript<p>MICHEL MARTIN, HOST:<p>And now it's time for a new segment. About once a month, we plan to visit with one of the scientists who contribute to NPR's science and …

'The Planet of the Apes' Is a Modern Retelling of Gause's Law

The new trailer for <i>War for the Planet of the Apes</i> is here and it looks like apes and humans won’t be signing a peace treaty any time soon. The third …

Anthropology

11 Horrible Things Donald Trump Has Said During his Presidential Campaign

Donald Trump is on a roll. Having more or less locked up the Republican nomination for president, he's showing few signs of slowing down or …

Donald Trump

They don’t want Trump or Hillary: Half of voters would consider a third-party presidential candidate

<b>Donald Trump, Hillary Clinton (Reuters/Randall Hill/Mike Segar/Photo montage by Salon)</b><p>47% of registered American voters would vote third party, poll finds, as Trump begins overtaking Clinton nationally<p>Ben Norton<p>May 25, 2016 4:53pm (UTC)<p>Nearly half, 47 percent, of registered American voters would …

Senate Bill Would Require Presidential Candidates, Including Trump, To Release Tax Returns

There is no law that says that a presidential candidate must release his or her individual tax returns to the public, but at least one member of Congress thinks there should be. Senate Finance Committee Ranking Member Ron Wyden (D-OR) has introduced a bill which would require presidential nominees …

Meet the Third-Party Presidential Candidate, Gary Johnson

Former governor of New Mexico Gary Johnson has just won the Libertarian nomination for president.<p>Johnson’s win was determined at the Libertarian …

Who will lead the progressive movement after Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren? Here are 6 who could.

Maybe not today, maybe not tomorrow, maybe not even when Bernie Sanders concedes the Democratic presidential nomination to Hillary Clinton this summer. But eventually, progressives are going to want a new leader to carry forward the momentum created in recent months and years by Sanders and Sen. …

How Boxing Evolved From Blood Sport To The Sweet Science

Boxing has been with us as a sport since the beginning of human history; the earliest recorded depiction of a boxing match dates back to 3000 BC. Over thousands of years, the sport has evolved from little more than a brawl to the precise, strategic, and fast sport of BKB. Here’s how the sweet …

Peculiar Ancient Marine Reptile Reveals Life Evolved Rapidly After "Great Dying” Apocalypse

Plants and Animals Photo credit: A group of ichthyosaurs. The newly discovered specimen dates back to just after the Great Dying took place. …

Why Bernie Sanders Still Can -- and Should -- Win the Nomination

A troika of the Hillary Clinton campaign, the Democratic National Committee, and their echo chamber in the major media are laboring to assure everyone that the Democratic nomination process is over.<p>They've failed to convince the people who actually vote and see Bernie Sanders wins in Indiana, West …

Bernie Sanders is running neck and neck with Hillary Clinton in the last major primary battle

A new Public Policy Institute survey of California released on Thursday found Sanders within two points of the former secretary of state, who garnered 46% support among likely Democratic primary voters.<p>As in other contests, a Clinton win will likely depend on her strength among older voters and …

Pizzlies, narlugas, and other creatures from our weird changing world

Climate change is one strange matchmaker. Warmer temperatures have led to shifting habitats and shifting mating habits. And occasionally, when two …

Video shows Hillary Clinton 'lying for 13 minutes'

A YouTube video entitled "Hillary Clinton lying for 13 minutes straight" has been viewed more than seven million times on the internet.<p>The video shows Mrs Clinton changing her positions on a variety of issues including Wall Street, healthcare, trade deals, and same sex marriage<p>Mrs Clinton, the …

Conor McGregor Video of Boxing Sparring Session ... With Ex-Boxing Champ

Here's <b>Conor McGregor</b> BOXING -- trading shots with a former IBO champion at a prestigious L.A. boxing gym ... and <b>TMZ Sports</b> has the footage.<p>It all …

Boxing

The insane 4,500-calorie diet of heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua

New IBF world heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua is known for his early knockouts and gargantuan yet lean build.<p>The 26-year-old, who's 6'6" and weighed 244 pounds ahead of his last world title win against American Charles Martin, doesn't look like a lot of other heavyweight boxers. British rival …

10 Ways That Bernie Sanders Has Described Democratic Socialism That Prove It Isn't a Radical Idea at All

In Bernie Sanders' 2015 book, <i>Outsider in the White House</i>, the Senator from Vermont outlines his vision of democratic socialism. The vision that Sanders introduces is neither idealistic nor radical, but rather, a practical response to the problems that our current political and economic systems …

Bernie Sanders' idea for free tuition at public colleges deserves an A

Bernie Sanders wants everyone to be offered a tuition-free college education and he's called crazy. America can't afford it, naysayers scoff. He's just pandering to young voters.<p>But too many of us in California forget: This state did provide tuition-free college for generations.<p>That helped …

Middle-class

Floyd Mayweather, Conor McGregor Reportedly Close to Vegas Boxing Fight Deal

UFC star Conor McGregor has added more fuel to speculation surrounding him and a possible showdown against retired boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr.<p>The man known as The Notorious posted the following on his Twitter feed on Sunday:<p>On Saturday, Mayweather revealed he was the one who started the fight rumors</b> …

NFL Draft 2018 - Latest Draft News and Predictions - CBSSports.com

Mock Draft Central<p>2018 prospect rankings<p>La Canfora: Ranking the first six QBs drafted<p>In rankings where team situations play as big a role as ability, …

Football (U.S.)

How Much Protein You Really Need In Your Diet

Getting enough protein is important, regardless of whether you want healthy skin and nails, to lose weight, or get bulging biceps. But “enough” could …

It Took Us a While to Start Saying 'Climate Change.' Now We'll Start Saying 'Climate Refugees.'

The climate crisis is upon us. Millions of dollars are going out the door. It's only going to get worse.<p>While the Republican presidential nomination process crashed clamorously to earth like a planeload of pots and pans, the nation was distracted from noticing that <i>The</i> <i>New York Times</i> took a deep dive …

Climate Change

AG targets 90 conservative groups in controversial climate change probe

The attorney general of the U.S. Virgin Islands is targeting dozens of conservative and libertarian organizations in a racketeering lawsuit against climate change skeptics that has been widely described as an effort to silence political opponents.<p>In a subpoena issued in March, the office of USVI …

Barack Obama warns Flint water crisis may take two years to fix

US president Barack Obama on Wednesday visited crisis-hit Flint, Michigan, where he sipped filtered water to prove it was potable but warned poisonous lead pipes may take two years to replace.<p>More than 8,000 children are believed to have drunk contaminated water in the hardscrabble northern city, …

15 Fundamental Differences Between Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton

1. Sanders has served as an elected official for over 34 years. Clinton has not.<p>2. Sanders has supported gay rights since the early '80s. Clinton has not.<p>3. Sanders wants to end the prohibition of marijuana. Clinton does not.<p>4. Sanders wants to end the death penalty. Clinton does not.<p>5. Sanders …