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Red flags. Warnings. Cries for help. How a system built to stop the Parkland school shooter repeatedly broke down

The Broward County Sheriff’s Office received a call in November with an ominous warning: Nikolas Cruz, a troubled 19-year-old, was collecting guns and knives and “could be a school shooter in the making.”<p>It was one of at least four times local or federal authorities were contacted about such a …

Nikolas Cruz

Having older brothers increases men's likelihood of being gay

<b>(CNN) —</b> If you're a guy with an older brother, there's an increased chance you're gay.<p>Scientists have noticed this pattern in previous research, but now they think they have a biological explanation as to why, and it starts long before birth. The results were published in the journal PNAS on Monday.<p>…

Research

Obama Cruelly Taunted Trump in Letter Riddled with Multisyllabic Words

WASHINGTON (The Borowitz Report)—Barack Obama used the occasion of Donald Trump’s Inauguration to viciously taunt the incoming President by writing him a letter riddled with multisyllabic words, sources revealed on Sunday.<p>According to those familiar with the letter, Obama packed it with …

Donald Trump

Nawaz Sharif, Ousted Pakistani Leader, Leaves Capital — but Not Meekly

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan — Pakistan’s ousted leader, Nawaz Sharif, began a homecoming journey on Wednesday, leaving for the eastern city Lahore along with thousands of his supporters in a bold display of political power.<p>Weeks after Mr. Sharif, the former prime minister, was removed from office by the …

Trump’s Cabinet, With a Prod, Extols the ‘Blessing’ of Serving Him

WASHINGTON — One by one, they praised President Trump, taking turns complimenting his integrity, his message, his strength, his policies. Their leader sat smiling, nodding his approval.<p>“The greatest privilege of my life is to serve as vice president to the president who’s keeping his word to the …

Donald Trump

A Controversial Study Is Tearing the CRISPR World Apart

When people talk about the gene-editing technology CRISPR, it’s usually accompanied by adjectives like “revolutionary” or “world-changing.” For this …

Genetics

3 businesses changing how millennials are traveling

I HAD recently returned from a cross-country road trip, and already I wanted to go on another adventure. After sitting at my work desk — the day …

Salt Lake City

China’s Addiction to Debt Now Threatens Its Growth

SHANGHAI — China has gone on a spending spree, borrowing money to build cities, create manufacturing giants and nurture financial markets — money that has helped drive the economic powerhouse in recent years. But the debt-fueled binge now threatens to sap growth in the world’s second largest …

Scientists 3D-printed ovaries and made mouse babies

Scientists from Northwestern University have developed a bioprosthetic ovary using 3D-printing technology and produced living, breathing mouse offspring from them.<p>Northwestern’s Feinberg school of medicine and McCormick school of engineering came together for the project using 3D-printing …

Bioengineering

The 10 things in advertising you need to know today

Good morning. Here's everything you need to know from the world of advertising today.<p><b>1. Fox and NBC went on the offensive against digital during the TV upfronts on Monday.</b> Both are partnering with analytics firm Moat to guarantee ad viewers on both TV and digital.<p><b>2. NBC slammed Google and its brand</b> …

AIRS

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World's biggest cyberattack sends countries into 'disaster recovery mode'

The biggest cyberattack the world has ever seen is still claiming victims and threatens to create even more havoc on Monday when people return to work.<p>The attack is a virus that locks people out of their computer files until they pay a ransom to the hackers.<p>Experts say the spread of the virus had …

systemssecurity

North Korea: New long-range missile can carry heavy nuke

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea said Monday the missile it launched over the weekend was a new type of "medium long-range" ballistic rocket that can carry a heavy nuclear warhead. A jubilant leader Kim Jong Un promised more nuclear and missile tests and warned that North Korean weapons could …

343 Is Teasing A Microsoft E3 'Halo' Announcement That Isn't 'Halo 6'

I’m frankly a little surprised we haven’t started hearing more E3 leaks yet, but everyone seems to be playing everything pretty close to their chest for the show which kicks off in a month. But one little tidbit has purposefully dropped about the Microsoft event, thanks to someone from 343 …

While the US is ramping up coal, China is suspending most of its new coal power plants

As US president Donald Trump had hoped, coal production in the US is on the rise. By April, the country had mined 17% more coal than a year ago. Despite this rise, the number of coal jobs continues to fall thanks to automation.<p>Coal is the dirtiest fossil fuel. With the shale gas boom, the US really …

Fossil Fuels

Trump Warning to Comey Prompts Questions on ‘Tapes’

WASHINGTON — President Trump on Friday warned James B. Comey, the F.B.I. director whom he fired this week, against leaking anything negative about him, saying that Mr. Comey “better hope” that there are no secret tapes of their conversations that the president could use in retaliation.<p>The …

Donald Trump

What was the Korean War? The 1950s-era conflict is why North Korea still hates us today.

Tensions between the U.S. and North Korea continue to escalate — but for North Koreans, feelings of aggression and anger toward America are nothing …

North Korea

Here's how military dolphins are used to protect US nukes and spot enemy mines

The US Navy Marine Mammal Program at the Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command (SPAWAR) started in 1960, when the Navy began studying Notty, a female Pacific white-sided dolphin.<p>Researchers soon found that dolphins had excellent sonar. The mammals went on to guard an Army ammunition pier in …

Unfounded Autism Fears Are Fueling Minnesota's Measles Outbreak

Health officials in Minnesota have been scrambling to contain a measles outbreak that has sickened primarily Somali-American children in the state. So far health officials have identified 34 cases, still mostly in Hennepin County, and they're worried there will be more.<p>In Minnesota, the vast …

Public Health

US test fires ballistic missile from California coastal base

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. (AP) — An unarmed missile capable of sending a nuclear bomb across the world was launched Wednesday from a coastal …