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Fewer women than men receive recommended drugs after heart attack, study finds

Findings are “incredibly disappointing though not totally surprising" experts say.<p>Women are more likely than men to die within a year after a heart attack. Despite that, women still aren’t getting the same care as men upon leaving the hospital after an attack, a new study finds.<p>After checking …

Medicine

The Actual Ten Best Horror Movies On Netflix (2018)

I keep getting people emailing me about an article I wrote the other day where Netflix shared data about horror movies on the service that are “so scary viewers can’t finish them,” saying they turn them off when they’re more than 70% of the way through.<p>I have had people think A) <i>I</i> wrote this list of …

Horror

Heart Stents Are Useless for Most Stable Patients. They’re Still Widely Used.

When my children were little, if they complained about aches and pains, I’d sometimes rub some moisturizer on them and tell them the “cream” would help. It often did. The placebo effect is surprisingly effective.<p>Moisturizer is cheap, it has almost no side effects, and it got the job done. It was a …

Medicine

Trump's America will be saddled with debt – like his bankrupted hotels were

The Republican spending bill throws conservative principles – whatever remains of them – into the wind<p>Once upon a time, conservatives said they hated Barack Obama because of his budget deficits. They said he was destroying America and its future, which made them very angry indeed. They were so mad …

National Prayer Breakfast

Trump Approval Rating Erodes Again, As Republican Voters Call Recent POTUS Comments Racist

The “blue-collar whites” that won Donald Trump the 2016 election, across Rust Belt states such as Wisconsin, Michigan, and Pennsylvania, are turning …

Donald Trump

Koch brothers’ ‘passive’ role in Time Inc. takeover met with skepticism

'They’re always looking to exert influence in one way or another,' says Koch biographer after the conservative billionaires backed Meredith’s takeover of the magazine giant.<p>Charles and David Koch have actively promoted conservative and libertarian policies for years by pumping tens of millions of …

Journalism

7 Weird Social Security Facts You Never Knew About

Social Security's oddest aspects, explained.<p>Though debatable, Social Security is widely believed to be America's most important social program. More …

New blood test may transform the way cancer is monitored and treated

Technology allows rapid detection of miniscule amounts of cancer DNA released into circulating blood, reports the Journal of Molecular …

Cancer
China

Trump: I did not make recordings of Comey

<b>(CNN) —</b> President Donald Trump did not record his conversations with fired FBI Director James Comey, he tweeted on Thursday, ending weeks of speculation kick-started by the President himself.<p>"With all of the recently reported electronic surveillance, intercepts, unmasking and illegal leaking of …

Donald Trump
Elections
Agriculture

You'll Be Able to See All 47 National Parks Along This Insane Road Trip

Just in time for the National Park Service's 100th anniversary!<p>We already know the most efficient and sight-packed route to drive to see all the continental states, but what if you only wanted to focus on seeing the most beautiful nature in America? A map for that exists now too.<p>Randy Olson, senior …

National Parks

APNewsBreak: Nigeria sues over $12B in 'illegal' oil exports

LAGOS, Nigeria (AP) — Nigeria is suing several leading oil companies for $12.7 billion of crude oil that allegedly was exported illegally to the United States between 2011 and 2014, officials said Tuesday.<p>The Federal High Court in Lagos begins hearings next week in cases filed against Nigerian …

Oil

Classic Camper Cool: We Visit the RV Museum and Hall of Fame

RVs

These Genes May Take Fight Out Of Sarcoma Cells

<b>These Genes May Take Fight Out Of Sarcoma Cells by by Mike Williams-Rice – Futurity</b><p>Scientists have identified a set of genes that may make sarcoma …

Cadillac Offering Track School with 2017 ATS-V, CTS-V Purchase

Cadillac’s been serious about playing up the track-ready aspects of the ATS-V and CTS-V—they are indeed quite track ready—and now they’re taking it a step further, throwing in a two-day track program at the V-Performance Academy at Spring Mountain Motorsports Ranch for those who pony up the dosh …

Slot Machines

SpaceX Dragon Splashes Down with NASA’s Station Science Cargo

SpaceX Dragon CRS-9 returned to Earth with a splash down in the Pacific Ocean on Friday, Aug. 26, 2016 after more than a month stay at the …

Kendall Jenner Thinks ‘It’s Sexy’ to Show Off Her Nipples: ‘I’m Cool With My Breasts’

Ain’t no feeling like being free! <b>Kendall Jenner</b>, who often goes without a bra and lets her nipple piercings show, wrote about her stance on freeing …

Kendall Jenner

23 Affordable Vacations That Are Perfect For Budget Travelers

Where to go to stretch your dollar as far as possible.<p>Yes, you will probably have to pay more for your plane ticket than you would for a domestic flight. But if you choose your destination wisely, you could end up spending much less while you're there. (And you should always follow these tips for …

Electric-car startup Faraday Future is already in expansion mode

The startup, now known as "FF" for short, is already eyeing another location for a second manufacturing facility, all before the company reveals real-life versions of its forthcoming vehicles.<p>Officials in the San Francisco Bay Area city of Vallejo announced last week that FF is looking at a place …

Electric Vehicles

$50 oil is here to stay

Now that oil prices have rebounded to $50 per barrel, will U.S. shale drillers turn the taps back on?<p>That is the million dollar question that the oil markets still do not have a clear answer on. Last year, when oil prices rebounded from $44 per barrel in March to $60 in June, the rig count leveled …

Oil & Gas Industry

SpaceX Dragon spacecraft returns to Earth with ‘critical’ cargo

SpaceX gets a lot of press for its rocket ship launches and landings. We’ve seen the Falcon 9 explode in extraordinary spectacles. We’ve seen a …

Space Exploration

'Million Dollar Listing' star shares his 10 best tips to seal any deal

In his 10 years in business, Eklund has closed on more than $3.5 billion in real estate.<p>He was also named the No.1 real estate agent in New York City by The Real Deal in 2014.<p>"For any deal to happen — especially a business transaction — the two sides need to get in a balance," Eklund advises in his …

Real Estate

Mysterious Electric Car Startup Ramps up Hiring, Factory Plans

Faraday Future, the electric vehicle startup that wants to take on Tesla, held a groundbreaking ceremony on Wednesday for a factory in North Las …

Electric Vehicles

Wells Fargo Agrees To Blockbuster Mortgage Settlement

(Reuters) – Wells Fargo admitted to deceiving the U.S. government into insuring thousands of risky mortgages, as it formally reached a record $1.2 …

Finance