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American kids are more likely to be medicated for behavioral problems if they're in poor or military families

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An estimated 7.5 percent of American children age 6-17 were prescribed drugs to treat behavioral and emotional difficulties in 2011, according to a CDC report published today. Furthermore, the CDC reports that nearly 8 percent of children whose parents are members of the US military and...(more) 



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Quail Assembling - Nikon Small World photomicrography competition

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Captured by Dr. Gabriel G. Martins of The Instituto Gulbenkian de Ciencia, this winning video shows a sequence of “virtual” slices through the whole embryo, revealing startling clarity and detail of such a large specimen. 



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FCC chairman says reports of net neutrality's death are 'flat out wrong'

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Tomorrow, the Federal Communications Commission will propose new net neutrality rules that will reportedly destroy the concept of net neutrality as we know it, making it okay for internet service providers to establish a "fast lane" for preferred customers and charge an additional toll. Needless to...(more) 



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The Truth About Marijuana: Health Risks Trivialized (Op-Ed)

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Marijuana may not be the "safe" drug many think it is. 



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Dad saves a kid from getting hit by becoming faster than a superhero

a shared story    2 hours 8 minutes ago
Old man strength. The ability to fix anything broken inside the house. The impeccable sense of direction. The never ending wallet. Dads are basically real life superheroes. Especially this dad, who probably activated the secret powerful dad mode God code you get when you become...(more) 



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Solar Eclipse Will Transform Sun into 'Ring of Fire' Next Week

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The sun will look like a ring of fire above some remote parts of the world next Tuesday (April 29) during a solar eclipse, but most people around the world won't get a chance to see it. 



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Formula One racing boss set to go on trial for bribery

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By Keith Weir MUNICH (Reuters) - Formula One chief executive Bernie Ecclestone goes on trial for bribery in Germany on Thursday in a case that could see the Briton's long dominance of the motor sport ended by a jail sentence. Prosecutors in Munich have charged Ecclestone,...(more) 



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Facebook gets go ahead for $2bn deal to buy VR firm Oculus

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Facebook's plan to buy VR firm Oculus in a $2bn deal has been approved, regulators said today. 



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U.S. judge denies Apple's move to hold off e-book antitrust trial

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A U.S. federal judge denied a bid by Apple Inc on Wednesday to hold off a trial in a case brought by state attorneys general accusing the company of conspiring with five major publishers to fix e-book prices. U.S. District Judge Denise Cote in a brief...(more) 



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Brazil passes an internet bill of rights enshrining net neutrality and privacy

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While the world has been deciding who governs the internet, Brazil has been busy establishing internet rules of its own -- and they may just set an example for everyone else. The country has passed a bill of rights that goes some length towards protecting net...(more) 



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Man killed in Utah court had promised judge he'd behave

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SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A Tongan Crip gang defendant who was fatally shot by a U.S. marshal while attacking a witness during a federal court trial had promised a judge earlier that he would behave, a court transcript shows. 



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Facebook boasts a billion mobile users

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Facebook now has over a billion regular mobile users, the firm has revealed as record breaking results were announced. 



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