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Researchers Find Herpes Viruses In Brains Marked By Alzheimer's Disease

Two common herpes viruses appear to play a role in Alzheimer's disease.<p>The viruses, best known for causing a distinctive skin rash in young children, are abundant in brain tissue from people with Alzheimer's, a team of scientists reports Thursday in <i>Neuron.</i> The team also found evidence that the …

Dementia

Trump rescinds Obama policy protecting oceans

President TrumpDonald John TrumpConservatives express concern over House GOP immigration bill Poll: McSally holds 14-point lead in Arizona GOP Senate …

Donald Trump

Lewandowski on Girl With Down Syndrome Separated From Mother: ‘Womp Womp’

Former Trump campaign chief Corey Lewandowski dismissed the story of a disabled girl separated from her mother as a result of the Trump …

Border Crossings

Fellow alum: Kirstjen Nielsen should resign now

<b>(CNN) —</b> I have known Kirstjen Nielsen for nearly 30 years -- since we were both incoming freshman at Georgetown University's Walsh School of Foreign Service, or SFS, in Washington. The program is considered to be a training ground for the diplomats, policymakers and global business leaders of …

Donald Trump

From Vietnam, without love: the child brides of China | This Week In Asia | South China Morning Post

It was 8pm on a scorching summer night when Tien, a quiet, timid teenager, left her home in a coastal province of central Vietnam, supposedly to …

Vietnam

Pruitt Just Gutted Water Protections for 117 Million People

<i>This story was originally published by</i> HuffPost<i> a</i><i>nd appears here as part of the</i> Climate Desk<i> collaboration.</i> The Environmental Protection Agency on<b></b> …

Donald Trump

Lying coward Trump: Administration separates children from their parents at the border, and he won't even own up to his cruelty

The only thing worse than the nauseating cruelty of President Trump’s immigration policy — captured perfectly by the agonizing stories of young …

Donald Trump

Huckabee Sanders Defends Ripping Children From Parents, Because It's "Very Biblical to Enforce the Law"

"That is actually repeated a number of times throughout the Bible," said the White House press secretaryAsked to comment on remarks made by Attorney …

Donald Trump

Trump claims parents of Korean War vets lobbied him during 2016 campaign. There’s just one problem.

"They said, 'when you can, president, we'd love our son to be brought back home' -- you know, the remains."<p>During a Fox News interview that ran on …

Korean War

Inside the Arctic Circle, Golden Hour Has Nothing on Golden Day

The light in Reuben Wu’s <i>Love is Metaphysical Gravity</i>, shot at the Svalbard Satellite Station in Norway, is breathtaking. Everything—the data center, …

Arctic Circle

Pope Tells Oil Executives to Act on Climate: ‘There Is No Time to Lose’

ROME — Three years ago, Pope Francis issued a sweeping letter that highlighted the global crisis posed by climate change and called for swift action to save the environment and the planet.<p>On Saturday, the pope gathered money managers and titans of the world’s biggest oil companies during a …

Fossil Fuels

Got a preexisting condition? The Trump administration wants insurers to deny you coverage

Jun. 8, 2018, 3:00 a.m.<p>Trump<br>• Opinion<br>• Rule of Law<p>In its latest effort to undermine the Affordable Care Act — and in the process, raise premiums for many Americans — the Trump administration is urging a federal judge in Texas to throw out the law’s protections for people with preexisting conditions.<p>In …

Donald Trump

Coal executive drafted orders for Trump to withdraw from Paris climate accord

"President Trump should issue an executive order to withdraw from the Paris Climate Accord, and/or to direct the relevant federal agencies that they …

Donald Trump

Steve Kerr rips White House ‘military singalongs,’ pokes Trump for not knowing the lyrics

The day after the Philadelphia Eagles’ trip to the White House was called off by President Trump, Golden State Warriors Coach Steve Kerr criticized a concept of patriotism that features “these military sing-a-longs at the White House to show how patriotic we are — even though we don’t know the …

Steve Kerr

A new laser eye surgery fixes your vision without any gnarly eyeball slicing

As someone who wears glasses, the idea of corrective laser eye surgery is certainly tempting. But then you start reading about how the invasive …

Columbia University

LeBron vs. Trump: a one-sided battle

James isn’t afraid of Trump, but the president seems afraid of the King<p>Donald Trump is afraid of LeBron James.<p>Trump fancies himself a New York City …

Donald Trump

LeBron says 'no one wants to' visit Trump's White House, regardless of NBA Finals outcome; Stephen Curry agrees

Neither team is interested in visiting President Trump as a reward for winning the NBA championship<p>During media availability in Cleveland on Tuesday, …

Basketball

Is It Fair To Hold LeBron James' NBA Finals Record Against Him?

Most pundits predicted the Golden State Warriors would easily breeze by the Cleveland Cavaliers on Thursday night, en route to their second straight title. In fact, Las Vegas installed Golden State as a 13-point favorite, the largest spread in an NBA Finals Game 1 since Allen Iverson and the …

Basketball

The World’s Rarest Cars, on Display at Lake Como

While car lovers and manufacturers confront a robot-driven electric future that will change transportation forever, thousands gathered on the shores …

Classic Cars

WATCH: Draymond Green yells ‘f**king p****y’ at LeBron James after fouling him

The Golden State Warriors and Cleveland Cavaliers tipped off Game 1 of the 2018 NBA Finals on Thursday afternoon, and it was wild first half that …

Basketball

Nvidia’s mini supercomputer is the fastest single computer humanity has built

Nvidia has laid claim to building the “fastest single computer humanity has ever created,” by linking up 16 of its Volta-generation Tesla V100 …

Nvidia

ABC cancels 'Roseanne' after star's racist Twitter rant

ABC canceled its hit sitcom "Roseanne" on Tuesday after the show's biggest star, Roseanne Barr, went on a racist Twitter rant.<p>"Roseanne's Twitter statement is abhorrent, repugnant and inconsistent with our values, and we have decided to cancel her show," ABC Entertainment president Channing Dungey …

Social Media

Four-Storey Family Home Gets A Stunning And Minimalist Update

We’re designed to notice and to create patterns, it’s in our nature. It’s also in our nature to notice any deviation from the pattern. When it comes …

Architecture

Atkins diet may cause heart failure, major new protein study finds

The Atkins diet may raise the risk of fatal heart disease, according to a new study.<p>Analysis of more than 2,440 men found that those with a high protein intake faced a 33 per cent increased risk of developing heart failure, where the organ is unable to pump sufficient blood and oxygen around the …

Nutrition

Ivanka Trump Wins China Trademarks, Then Her Father Vows to Save ZTE

BEIJING — China this month awarded Ivanka Trump seven new trademarks across a broad collection of businesses, including books, housewares and cushions.<p>At around the same time, President Trump vowed to find a way to prevent a major Chinese telecommunications company from going bust, even though the …

Donald Trump

This Eastern Conference Crown Is Truly LeBron’s Masterpiece

It wasn’t pretty, but James has outdone himself in taking this Cavs roster to an NBA Finals.<p>LeBron James has racked up some pretty extraordinary …

Basketball

Six years after open-heart surgery saved his life, Jeff Green saves the Cavaliers’ season

LeBron James: ‘It’s the cherry on top because the game was taken away from him. His number was called, and he just answered the call.’<p>BOSTON — As …

Basketball

LeBron James is the greatest player of all-time

He’s done it again. LeBron James, the King in the East, played 48 minutes en route to his eighth straight NBA Finals appearance after beating the …

Basketball

Teacher mails Trump's letter back with edits - CNN Video

Yvonne Mason, a retired English teacher, received a letter from President Trump and returned it to the White House with edits and corrections.

The White House

Donald Trump Is A ‘Coward,’ Write Two Navy Graduates In Baltimore Sun Op-Ed Piece

Daniel Barkhuff and William Burke point out the 'personal cowardice, narcissism and incompetency of the current president.'<p>Two Naval Academy …

Donald Trump