WASHINGTON (AP) — Spring has sprung early – potentially record early – in much of the United States, bringing celebrations of shorts weather mixed with unease about a climate gone askew….
DETROIT (Reuters) – Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV has received subpoenas from U.S. federal and state authorities, including the Securities and Exchange Commission, related to alleged excess diesel emissions by some of its vehicles, the automaker reveale…
Investigators have discovered a novel link between a protein called SV2C and Parkinson’s disease (PD). Prior work had suggested that the SV2C gene was associated with the curious ability of cigarette smoking to reduce PD risk.
Biomedical engineers have discovered a way to detect signs of cancer on a cell-by-cell basis using two lasers and a camera. An increase in cell stiffness is an indicator of cancerous tissue, but current technology cannot gauge cells individually. In a …
Race and sex still matter when public school teachers seek to become principals, a new study has found.
Adding two blood-borne proteins associated with cancer cell migration increases the predictive ability of the current biomarker for pancreatic cancer to detect early stage disease, a research team reports.
A trip past the sun may have selectively altered the production of one form of water in a comet — an effect not seen by astronomers before, a new study suggests.
Methadone programs and long-term therapy using other opioids evidently work. People addicted to heroin consume less heroin, cocaine and even alcohol at the beginning of the treatment. As a long-term study reveals, however, the alcohol consumption among…
The coffeehouse giant plans several stores in Milan. But Italian coffeehouse owners aren’t particularly worried. As one told us, they’re not even in the same business.
The coffeehouse giant plans several stores in Milan. But Italian coffeehouse owners aren't particularly worried. As one told us, they're not even in the same business.
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In a new interview with Vanity Fair, Emma Watson explained that she’s often frustrated by her massive fame. “I’d walk down the red carpet and go into the bathroom,” she said of movie premieres. “I’d …look at myself in the mirror and say, ‘Who is this?’ I didn’t connect with the person who was looking […]