Miranda LaMonda

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Relatives suspected poisoning in family's deaths

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Relatives of five Utah family members found dead in a locked bedroom last month suspected the deaths weren't accidental, and …

Cancer-Detecting Nanoparticles Are Safe For Humans, Study Finds

During a successful first clinical trial, nanoparticles illuminated cancer cells and then safely exited the body.<p>Earlier this week, Google unveiled its next moonshot project: to use nanoparticles to detect cancer. Though the search giant’s experimental wing, Google X, loves tackling the seemingly …

Investigation finds no Ferguson grand jury leak, but finds a 'hack'

The leaks from the grand jury investigating the police shooting of an unarmed 18-year-old in Ferguson, Mo., are not coming from the grand jurors themselves, officials said Thursday.<p>The St. Louis area is tensely awaiting the grand jury's decision, expected to be handed down in November, as to …

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Foreign jihadists flocking to Iraq and Syria on 'unprecedented scale' – UN

The United Nations has warned that foreign jihadists are swarming into the twin conflicts in Iraq and Syria on “an unprecedented scale” and from countries that had not previously contributed combatants to global terrorism.<p>A report by the UN security council, obtained by the Guardian, finds that …

Maine Governor Paul LePage Vows To Use Full Extent Of Authority On Ebola Nurse

Oct 30 (Reuters) - Maine Governor Paul LePage vowed on Thursday to use the full extent of his authority in response to a nurse who has treated Ebola patients in Sierra Leone, after she left her home in Maine and took a bicycle ride despite a quarantine order.<p>LePage said his office had been in talks …

Plane Hits Building at Kansas Airport

Knit Merino Wool Hats from Rustic Threads

Inside a small boutique called The End, in the arid desert of Old Town Yucca Valley, CA, we stumbled upon some hats that beckoned to be touched and held. The hats are knitted by Taylor Elyse Compton, a Joshua Tree resident, who has a small studio called Rustic Threads. Compton sources 100% merino …

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The Art of Discovery with Renaissance Hotels

Advertorial<p>This past week we attended the release of Rizzoli's "The Art of Discovery"—a collection of intimate portraiture featuring many of Hollywood's most recognizable faces. Each image and the accompanying text was captured by photographer Jeff Vespa, founder of Verge, co-founder of WireImage …

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Virgin Galactic spaceship has in-flight problem

MOJAVE, Calif. -- Federal aviation crash investigators were expected here Saturday to open the probe into the cause of the crash of Virgin Galactic's tourism spaceship, which claimed the life of one pilot and badly injured the other.<p>Also due at the airport Saturday is Virgin Group President Richard …

Amazon Accidentally Reveals Gold Moto 360

Two new options show up early.<p>A listing, which has since been pulled, for a champagne gold Moto 360 went up on Amazon yesterday morning.<p>The …