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New Shapeshifting Biogel Could Help Heal Aging Spines

Along with cell therapy, the biomaterial could help stop or reverse the loss of material between vertebrae.<p>As we get older, the cushy material that absorbs shock between our spinal vertebrae breaks down, creating back pain and inhibiting our mobility. Injections of more nucleus pulposus (NP) …

Heavily armed suspect nabbed near campus 'appeared to be angry,' prosecutors say

A man caught with homemade firebombs and other weapons in Seattle was charged with possessing an incendiary device, two stolen guns and a stolen truck, prosecutors said early Wednesday.<p>Justin Jasper, 21, from Nevada, was found in the truck along with Molotov cocktails, guns and body armor when he …

Pope accused of encouraging illegal immigration

Pope Francis has been accused of encouraging illegal immigration after expressing solidarity with asylum seekers and economic refugees during a visit to the island of Lampedusa this week.<p>During his visit on Monday, Francis called for greater compassion for the tens of thousands of migrants from …

NY judge: Apple conspired to raise e-book prices

NEW YORK (AP) — Apple Inc. broke antitrust laws and conspired with publishers to raise electronic book prices, a federal judge ruled Wednesday, citing "compelling evidence" from the words of the late Steve Jobs.<p>U.S. District Judge Denise Cote said Apple knew that no publisher could risk acting …

Catholics Split Again On Coverage For Birth Control

As Heard On Morning Edition<p><b>Listen</b><p><b>Toggle more options</b><p><b>Download</b><p>Two prominent Catholic groups are finding themselves, once again, on opposite sides of a key issue regarding the Affordable Care Act.<p>Three years ago, the Catholic Health Association, whose members run hospitals and nursing homes across the …

Walters: Hasselbeck leaves 'void'

Elisabeth Hasselbeck’s soon-to-be vacated seat on “The View” won’t have a new permanent resident for a while.<p>“You’re going to leave a big void at this table, we know this,” Barbara Walters said. “We are not going to be filling it very soon, ok? We have plenty of guest hosts.”<p>Wednesday was …

Report Suggests Malaria Drug May Have Played Role In U.S. Soldier's Deadly Rampage

No one knows why Staff Sgt. Robert Bales walked into a village in Afghanistan and murdered 16 civilians in the early morning hours of March 11, 2012.<p>Even Bales was at a loss when a military judge tried to understand his actions. “I’ve asked that question a million times, and there is not a good …

Injured flight attendants could help explain why crashed Asiana airliner wasn't evacuated immediately

Six of the 12 flight attendants aboard the South Korean flight that crashed on landing last weekend in San Francisco still haven't been interviewed and could help explain why the pilots initially told them not to evacuate the plane, federal investigators said Wednesday.<p>The doors on Asiana Flight …

House Committee's 'Jay-Z, Beyonce Bill' Seeks to Tighten Cuba Travel Restrictions

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>The House Appropriations Committee approved a spending bill Wednesday containing a provision aimed …

Ireland likely to legalise abortion in very limited circumstances

Abortion in very limited circumstances is likely to become legal in Ireland on Thursday with the numbers stacking up in the Irish parliament in …

Lac-Megantic disaster: Engineer blamed for Canada blast

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/993000/993571_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524628088_d0fc3cec6e264924832ad401e23ab6bb<p><b>A train operator's boss has blamed a local engineer for a runaway train that derailed and exploded in a Quebec town, killing at least 20 people.</b><p>Rail …

U.S. arms showing up in hands of pro-Assad militias

U.S. and Western weapons have been reaching Iranian-backed Shiite militias fighting to keep Bashar Assad's forces in power in Syria.<p>Analysts say it's unclear if the weapons were captured, stolen or bought on the black market in Syria, Turkey, Iraq or Libya. Propaganda photographs from Shiite …

Why a Terrifying Religious Conflict Is Raging in Nigeria

In the country's so-called Middle Belt, 785 people have died in the past two years, and the government is doing little to stop it.<p>As the military's assault against Boko Haram and civilians in northern Nigeria continues, so too does the ongoing and underreported conflict in the villages around Jos, …

Asiana pilot says he was blinded by light prior to crash

Federal crash investigators revealed Wednesday that the pilot flying Asiana Airlines Flight 214 told them that he was temporarily blinded by a bright light when 500 feet above the ground.<p>Deborah Hersman, chairwoman of the National Transportation Safety Board, said it wasn't clear what could have …

Radioactive leak reaching Pacific, says Japan

Japan's nuclear regulator says it believes radioactive water from the crippled Fukushima power station is leaking into the Pacific, and urged operators to act to prevent further contamination.<p>Shunichi Tanaka, head of the new Nuclear Regulation Authority, said on Wednesday that he believed …

10 Amazing Facts About Apple Cider Vinegar You Should Know

Kitchen goods are gradually becoming the stars of the beauty world. Whether we're reusing old tea bags for under eye puffiness or tightening our pores with turmeric, these unconventional treatments are just as good, if not better, than what we'd pay for at the beauty counter.<p>As we stock up on …

Take Back The Night Is Not Suing Justin Timberlake

In a statement to BuzzFeed, the organization said, "It's best to focus on the mission, and his stated support is important to us."

The Only Brownie Recipe You'll Ever Need

It's hard to go wrong with a brownie recipe. When there's chocolate involved with sugar and butter, you almost just can't fail. But if you're looking for the best, most perfect, totally ultimate brownie recipe, then you have to be a little more discerning. You can't be too easily swayed with the …

Malala Yousafzai's story to be made into a documentary

The Oscar-winning director of Al Gore environmental documentary An Inconvenient Truth is to bring the story of teenage Pakistani women's rights …

Fish oils may raise prostate cancer risks, study confirms

Everyone knows that fish oil is good for you, right? It’s a rich source of omega-3 fatty acids, which are marketed to reduce the risk of just about everything from heart disease to Alzheimer’s.<p>But a startling study shows men who have the highest levels of these compounds – the kinds found in fish …

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Join Rewards and earn points when you explore and search on MSN.<p>See your recent documents, or start one for free with Office Online.<p>Sign in to your …

Concept Cast: A 3D-Printed Exoskeletal Cast from Jake Evill

Just about everyone has that really gruesome childhood story of the first time you broke a bone and went through the lengthy process of getting a …