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northeast denver shooting leaves person with injuries – the denver post


a shooting tuesday night in northeast denver injured one person.police say the shooting happened about 8 p.m. near the intersection of 37th avenue and franklin street.authorities say one person sustained non-life threatening injuries. further details have not been released.police said they were searching for a suspect.






one person dead in janesville house fire


janesville, wis. — one person has died in a fire at a home in janesville.police say firefighters were called to a home on south main street around 8 p.m. sunday. several people were able to get out of the house, but one person was found dead inside.wkow-tv (http://bit.ly/2ji4slg ) reports fire and police investigators are conducting a joint investigation with the dane county medical examiner's office.the red cross is isting the family.






1 dead, 4 hurt in fall down mountain ice chute


azusa — authorities say one person is dead and four people have been injured after falling down an ice chute in the san gabriel mountains northeast of los angeles.bernard peters of the los angeles county fire department says the five were found urday at the 7,000-foot level east of angeles crest highway in the angeles national forest.the area is called the islip saddle. it’s about 20 miles north of azusa.he says one person was pronounced dead at the scene. another was airlifted to a hospital in critical condition with head and back injuries and hypothermia.two other people also were hospitalized, one with a wrist injury and one with chest pain. both also had hypothermia.a fifth person was treated at the scene for a minor wrist injury.






1 dead, 4 hurt in la-area mountain ice disaster


la canada flintridge, calif. — authorities say one person is dead and four people have been injured after falling down an ice chute in the san gabriel mountains northeast of los angeles.bernard peters of the los angeles county fire department says the five were found urday at the 7,000-foot level east of angeles crest highway in the angeles national forest.the area is about 30 miles north of la canada flintridge.he says one person was pronounced dead at the scene. another was airlifted to a hospital in critical condition with head and back injuries and hypothermia.two other people also were hospitalized, one with a wrist injury and one with chest pain. both also had hypothermia.a fifth person was treated at the scene for a minor wrist injury.






1 dead, 4 hurt in fall down mountain ice chute


azusa — authorities say one person is dead and four people have been injured after falling down an ice chute in the san gabriel mountains northeast of los angeles.bernard peters of the los angeles county fire department says the five were found urday at the 7,000-foot level east of angeles crest highway in the angeles national forest.the area, near the pacific crest trail, is called the islip saddle. it’s about 20 miles north of azusa.peters says one person was pronounced dead at the scene. another was airlifted to a hospital in critical condition with head and back injuries and hypothermia.two other people also were hospitalized, one with a wrist injury and one with chest pain. both also had hypothermia.a fifth person was treated at the scene for a minor wrist injury.






3 held for attacks targeting migrants, left-wing office


stockholm — the swedish security service says two more people have been arrested as suspects in recent attacks in southern sweden targeting newly arrived migrants and a left-wing group.the sapo agency says one is suspected in a case where a device "that could have caused severe damage" was found jan. 25 near a psite accommodating migrants. the bomb didn't go off.sapo said thursday the other was suspected of attempted murder when a bomb went off jan. 5, seriously injuring a person outside a nearby asylum center. the person also is suspected in a november 2016 blast outside a left-wing group's offices in sweden's second largest city, goteborg, and in the psite incident.a person arrested earlier was also suspected of involvement in last two cases. no more details were available.






a beginner’s guide to intersectional feminism / boing boing


as everyday discussions about prejudice and oppression get more nuanced, it can be hard to know how to dive into the conver ion. this helpful guide by writer saroful breaks down the basics of what intersectional feminism is and how not to make rookie mistakes when it comes to it. here’s an excerpt:lesson two, which i meant to make lesson one: if it’s not about you, don’t make it about you. if it is about you, do better.what does that mean? well. at some point you’re going to hear a statement like “white women are racist.” your first instinct is going to be “not me! i’m a good person!” stop for a minute before you jump in with that comment.first of all, is it contributing anything to the discussion? no. it’s actually derailing the discussion by recentering it on people having to re ure you






truth or dare free


love playing "truth or dare" game? then this app is right for you. this app allow you to play the game at any time and at any place. the fun part of the game is to watch people choose between truth or dare. this app takes it to the new level. it determine what the person will do: tell the truth, dare to do certain thing, tell the truth and dare to do certain thing, or let the next person play if he/she is lucky. not only does the app provides questions, but it also allow the user to create his/her own questions this is ad-supported version.






drone operator arrested for interfering with helicopter rescue mission


pacifica — a man suspected of flying a drone near a chp helicopter as it attempted to rescue a person who fell off a cliff friday was arrested on a charge of of impeding first responders at the scene of an emergency, according to police.the rescue took place at about 10:15 p.m. friday,  when crews from the north county fire authority and the pacifica police department responded to 320 esplanade avenue after a report that a person had fallen off the cliff.when first responders arrived they lowered a medic to the beach to check the person’s status and prepare him for a long-line rescue, according to police. when the chp helicopter arrived, it shined a spotlight below on the man and medic.police say at that point rescue crews noticed the drone’s presence, which flew close to the helicopter, a






why abortion kills a person even if you don’t think the unborn are people yet


when i was 21, someone stole my coat. at that moment, i be e an ardent supporter of the pro-life movement. you might say that i have committed the logical fallacy of the non sequitur. i would say that you have committed the intellectual failure of lacking curiosity, for you have failed to ask why losing a coat would make me oppose abortion.if you had been at least a little curious, and asked me what it was about the coat, i would have replied that there was nothing about the coat’s absence as such that swayed me, but rather that my coat contained my wallet, and my wallet contained two things: a fair amount of money, and an old, many-kissed p o o aulish l i was once very fond of.money equals potentialcuriously, i felt i had lost something of value in both the money and the picture. the valu






1 dead, 3 injured after west town traffic crash


one person has been killed and three others were seriously injured during a traffic crash in the west town neighborhood urday afternoon.the wreck occurred about 1:35 p.m. at the intersection of ashland avenue and hubbard street, according to officer michael carroll, a spokesman for the chicago police.paramedics initially responded to a "pin-in'' crash involving a vehicle hitting a pole, but a second vehicle was apparently also involved and possibly a pedestrian, said chicago fire department spokesman jeff lyle.one person was dead on the scene and three other injured people were taken to stroger hospital in serious to critical condition, said lyle.check back for details.






fire strikes little earth reservation home; 1 person burned, 2 children treated


a residential fire in south minneapolis left one person burned, two children needing medical attention and three families displaced from their homes by the blaze, authorities said.the first-floor fire struck one of six connected townhouses about 4 p.m. urday in the 2400 block of o a place on the little earth reservation, fire officials said.firefighters had the blaze under control by about 5:15 p.m. authorities have yet to say what may started the fire.there is no immediate word on the condition of the adult who was burned. the two children were evaluated for smoke inhalation, according to the fire department.the red cross was called in to ist three families, consisting of six adults and seven children, with their immediate needs.






fire strikes south minneapolis home; 1 person burned, 2 children treated


a residential fire in south minneapolis left one person burned, two children needing medical attention and three families displaced from their homes by the blaze, authorities said.the first-floor fire struck one of six connected townhouses about 4 p.m. urday in the 2400 block of o a place on the little earth reservation, fire officials said.firefighters had the blaze under control by about 5:15 p.m. authorities have yet to say what may started the fire.there is no immediate word on the condition of the adult who was burned. the two children were evaluated for smoke inhalation, according to the fire department.the red cross was called in to ist three families, consisting of six adults and seven children, with their immediate needs.






it's easier to save money when you don't want an expensive lifestyle


if you’re making enough to break out of the poverty loop, you can probably find a lot of ways to save money. none will save you quite as much, however, as being happy with a lifestyle that doesn’t cost a fortune.advertisementas personal finance site four pillar freedom explains, there’s nothing necessarily wrong with wanting a lifestyle that costs a lot. however, you’ll have a harder time reaching it than someone who’s content with a small home and inexpensive lifestyle:consider person a who wants a large house, several luxury sports cars, a full wardrobe of clothing for each season, new jewelry every month, and whatever other consumer items may be out there. then consider person b who simply wants fulfilling relationships and freedom to do work they feel strongly about without the desire






the latest: base identifies hurt service member's squadron


alamogordo, n.m. — the latest on an air force training accident (all times local):2:45 p.m.the air force says that the person injured in a training accident on a southern new mexico military range was igned to the 7th air support operations squadron, fort bliss, texas.that person has not been identified.officials at holloman air force base say a person who was killed during the tuesday night incident was a civilian contractor while the person who was injured was an air force service member.the 7th air support operations squadron is a geog hically-separate unit igned to the 93d air ground operations wing located at moody air force base in georgia.the accident involved members o round-control party struck as two f-16 jets used unspecified air-to-ground munitions at a range that's part of the






fire strikes south minneapolis home; 1 person burned, 2 children treated


a residential fire in south minneapolis left one person burned, two children needing medical attention and three families displaced from their homes by the blaze, authorities said.the first-floor fire struck one of six connected townhouses about 4 p.m. urday in the 2400 block of o a place on the little earth reservation, fire officials said.firefighters had the blaze under control by about 5:15 p.m. authorities have yet to say what may started the fire.there is no immediate word on the condition of the adult who was burned. the two children were evaluated for smoke inhalation, according to the fire department.the red cross was called in to ist three families, consisting of six adults and seven children, with their immediate needs.paul walsh






the department of labor's wells fargo whistleblower site has disappeared / boing


shortly after donald trump was sworn in as president, the department of labor's whistleblower site -- for wells fargo employees who wanted to report fraud in the ongoing scandal affecting millions of americans -- disappeared. the findings have not been made public, but a person familiar with the review said that osha’s san francisco office, which handled the bulk of the wells fargo complaints, faced a particularly high caseload-to-staff ratio. the review also found that osha does not have an effective case mana ent system to track what is going on in the field, the person added. warren’s concerns could become an issue on feb. 7, when fast-food executive andrew puzder is expected to appear for his confirmation hearing to become the next labor secretary.






health maintain pro


health maintain app offers a easy way to record, maintain, review, display and export, email a persons cardio readings. allows for multiple people to be entered. readings that can be entered include a persons name, age, weight, blood pressure readings and heart rate. simply enter the details whenever you do your measurements. these readings can be reviewed either directly, exported via csv file, directly e-mailed as well and displayed in a g h (only the last 20 readings are displayed in a g h). when the app starts, if no existing person is found, enter your name a details to get started. upon starting the last reading details of the initial person will be displayed. use the dropdown box to select the last details of the selected person. a new reading can be recorded by clicking the add






air force base: 1 killed, 1 injured in new mexico training


alamogordo, n.m. — officials at holloman air force base say one person was killed and another injured in a training accident on a military range in southern new mexico.base officials say in a statement that the tuesday night accident involved members o round-control party struck as two f-16 jets used unspecified air-to-ground munitions at a range that's part of the white sands missile range complex near holloman.the statement says the injured person was released from a hospital after treatment for specified injuries.identities were not immediately released, and officials say the incident is under investigation.the statement says the two f-16s are based at holloman but belong to a group that is part of a wing headquartered at luke air force base in arizona.






x-ray scanner :simulator


do you want to scan your cloths with x-ray? get fun with x-ray cloth scanner. instructions: place your phone over your clothesopen x-ray scanner app. tilt up phone to scroll up xray image. tilt down phone to scroll down. xray scanner is a prank app for fun. enjoy this prank now, let other think you possess a tool which can actually see beneath the clothes. this is a very fun app. very amusing - you can let your friends play with your phone and see how you can scan them. you can go through the process where you need to first decide about the person's gender and which body part you wish to scan. you can move afterwards on to taking a picture, waiting while the data is being analyzed and then get the funny result, which might look real. start fooling others today, make all of them see how






u.s. f-16 jets involved in deadly training accident in new mexico, officials say


alamogordo, n.m. -- officials at holloman air force base say one person was killed and another injured in a training accident on a military range in southern new mexico.base officials say in a statement that the tuesday night accident involved members o round-control party struck as two f-16 jets used unspecified air-to-ground munitions at a range that’s part of the white sands missile range complex near holloman.the statement says the injured person was released from a hospital after treatment for unspecified injuries.identities were not immediately released, and officials say the incident is under investigation.the statement says the two f-16s are based at holloman but belong to a group that is part of a wing headquartered at luke air force base in arizona.






meagan dearman identified as body found at texas lake, boyfriend justin bennett


the body found at t&p lake in baird, texas around noon friday has been positively identified as missing abilene mother meagan dearman. while he’s being held on various charges, the woman’s boyfriend, justin bennett, has been identified by police as a “person of interest.”dearman, 31, was confirmed by a friend of the family to ktxs, prompting the police to confirm more details surrounding the case and investigation.meagan has been missing and abilene police were actively searching when a resident found her body at the lake.chief of abilene police stan standridge told the press that apd’s criminal investigations division and the missing person response unit have “worked tirelessly to locate [dearman].”he added, “they have seized items of possible evidence, and forensic testing of some el






the latest: quebec premier expresses horror at mosque attack


quebec city — the latest on the deadly shooting at a quebec city mosque (all times local):1:45 a.m.quebec premier philippe couillard says there will be solidarity rallies across quebec on monday and says the province's people will all be together to express horror.couillard says that like elsewhere in the world quebec has been hit with terrorism. he says it is an act of murder against a specific community but added he doesn't want to talk about the motive until it's known.quebec city mayor regis labeaume appeared visibly shaken at the early morning press conference. he says no person should have to pay with his or her life for their race or color.12:55 a.m.quebec police say six people were killed and another eight were wounded in a shooting at a mosque.christine coulombe, the quebec provin






spring grove blaze claims one


a 61-year-old spring grove man was found dead inside his house after a fire broke out friday night.a urday autopsy determined erik k. whalen-pedersen, 61, of the 9800 block of hunters lane, suffered smoke and soot inhalation, according to the mchenry county coroner's office. additional studies, including carbon monoxide levels, are pending, the office said.crews were called to a two-story frame house about 5:45 p.m., said lt. todd robel of the spring grove fire protection district.“they made entrance to the house and realized it had been burning or possible for some time,’’ said robel.crews found one person deceased on the dining room floor, according to robel who said the person’s age and gender were not available immediately.the victim lived there alone and was pronounced dead on the sce






bank on buffalo gomobile


bank on buffalo's gomobile allows you to bank whenever, wherever from the convenience of your mobile device. you can access real-time account information, search account history, deposit a check, transfer funds, pay bills and much more. available features include: fast balances- view your balances, along with the last 5 transactions, on the go without signing into the appaccounts- check your latest account balances and transactions by date, amount or check number. recent activity- access 90 days of account transactions are accessible. transfers- easily transfer money between your bank accounts (including person to person and bank to bank transfers) bill pay- pay your bills conveniently from your mobile devicelocations- find nearby branches and atms by searching by zip code or addressman






essential politics: california politicians speak out against trump's actions on


a proposed california law seeks to ensure that a person who uses false documents to conceal their citizenship status faces the same punishment as a person who uses a fake driver's license. the legislation by  emblyman raul bocanegra (d-pacoima) would amend the penal code to make both crimes “wobblers," meaning prosecutors would have the discretion to charge suspects in such cases with either felony offenses or lower-level misdemeanors. under the proposal, the repercussions for defendants would be the same: if convicted of a misdemeanor, offenders would have to serve up to one year in county jail, while a felony conviction would mean up to 16 months in county jail, or two or three years in prison. a spokesman for bocangera said the measure was introduced as a proactive response to presi






watch mahershala ali's emotional sag acceptance speech


mahershala ali won the sag award for male actor in a supporting role in "moonlight." read his speech in full below: i think what i've learned from working on "moonlight" is we see what happens when you persecute people. they fold into themselves and what i was so grateful about in having the opportunity to play juan was playing a gentleman who saw a young man folding into himself as a result of the persecution of his community. taking the opportunity to uplift him and to tell him he mattered, he was okay and accept him. i hope that we do a better job of that. we kind of get caught up in the minutia and the details that make us all different, i think there’s two ways of seeing that. there’s an opportunity to see the texture of that person, the characteristics that make them unique, and t






essential politics: lofgren demands meeting with homeland security secretary, ca


a proposed california law seeks to ensure that a person who uses false documents to conceal their citizenship status faces the same punishment as a person who uses a fake driver's license. the legislation by  emblyman raul bocanegra (d-pacoima) would amend the penal code to make both crimes “wobblers," meaning prosecutors would have the discretion to charge suspects in such cases with either felony offenses or lower-level misdemeanors. under the proposal, the repercussions for defendants would be the same: if convicted of a misdemeanor, offenders would have to serve up to one year in county jail, while a felony conviction would mean up to 16 months in county jail, or two or three years in prison. a spokesman for bocangera said the measure was introduced as a proactive response to presi






google home: the smart person's guide


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2017 awards season: politics is a topic at the sag awards


mahershala ali won the sag award for male actor in a supporting role in "moonlight." read his speech in full below: i think what i've learned from working on "moonlight" is we see what happens when you persecute people. they fold into themselves and what i was so grateful about in having the opportunity to play juan was playing a gentleman who saw a young man folding into himself as a result of the persecution of his community. taking the opportunity to uplift him and to tell him he mattered, he was okay and accept him. i hope that we do a better job of that. we kind of get caught up in the minutia and the details that make us all different, i think there’s two ways of seeing that. there’s an opportunity to see the texture of that person, the characteristics that make them unique, and t






premier members mobile


premier members mobile allows you 24/7 access to check account balances, view account history, transfer funds between your accounts or cross accounts. , and locate branches/atms all from your android device. in addition, you may: make mobile check deposits- pay bills via integrated bill pay- link other account numbers that you are primary or joint on under one login- make person-to-person payments via email or phone number- set rate watch alerts- set account notifications- text bankingmobile banking is free. with your premier members cu membership and completely secure through state of the art encryption technology. once you've ed premier members mobile, simply click "create mobile account" to enroll for mobile banking. before making account to account transfers via cross accounts, auth






how to become an alexa developer: the smart person's guide


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google istant: the smart person's guide


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viber introduces secret messages - gsmarena blog


messaging platform viber introduced a new feature called secret messages. it allows you to set a self-destruct timer for your messages.it works pretty simple - you take a p o and if you think it shouldn’t stay forever, you tap on the clock and decide how many seconds should the picture be alive. it sounds a lot like snapchat - once the other person sees the picture, it’s gone forever. there’s no backsies or several previews like in instagram stories or messenger’s my day.when you post the picture at first it’s blurry to you and the other side and when it’s opened and previewed - it’s gone from the other’s person chat and you see just a trace of the image. viber says it “lets you decide what should and shouldn’t be a permanent part of your conver ion history”.another feature that viber got






viber introduces secret messages news


messaging platform viber introduced a new feature called secret messages. it allows you to set a self-destruct timer for your messages.it works pretty simple - you take a p o and if you think it shouldn’t stay forever, you tap on the clock and decide how many seconds should the picture be alive. it sounds a lot like snapchat - once the other person sees the picture, it’s gone forever. there’s no backsies or several previews like in instagram stories or messenger’s my day.when you post the picture at first it’s blurry to you and the other side and when it’s opened and previewed - it’s gone from the other’s person chat and you see just a trace of the image. viber says it “lets you decide what should and shouldn’t be a permanent part of your conver ion history”.another feature that viber got






volleyball stat


volleyball stat. is a full-featured app for collecting and distributing volleyball statistics on your tablet. the app can collect stats for an unlimited number of matches for an unlimited number of different teams each of which may have an unlimited number of players. it can also be used simply for score keeping and as a scoreboard. the application is straightforward to use; stats are recorded by tapping on ons that are grouped according to the player's position on the floor. players automatically rotate through positions, so the app can be used as a simple rotation tracker. in addition, each player can be configured for the position they play after the serve. so after initially being in the correct rotational position, players will move to the position they play through the rest of the






house it workers targeted in investigation for alleged theft


washington — house technology workers are being investigated by the u.s. capitol police for alleged theft, two members of congress said friday.an internal probe prompted by "suspicious activity" found that "a number of house policies and procedures had been violated," reps. gregg harper, r-miss., and robert brady, d-pa., said in a statement. they said the workers' access to the house computer system has been blocked.harper chairs the house administration committee, which oversees the chamber's day-to-day operations. brady is the panel's top democrat.two people familiar with the investigation said five staffers are involved.one said the probe involves possible overbilling of hundreds of thousands of dollars. about 14 offices have been asked to change their computer security information beca






marine unit searching lake michigan for high-risk missing man


officers with the chicago police department’s marine unit were searching the water near north avenue beach for a missing person early tuesday, officials said.the search began after 52-year-old kevin narko was reported missing at 7 p.m. monday.“last night they went out to north avenue and conducted a search with negative results,” officer nicole trainor said tuesday morning.she said marine unit officers let news affairs personnel they went back to the area to resume searching, around 7:30 a.m. as of 10 a.m. they had not located anyone in the water, she said.narko is 6 feet tall and weighs about 175 pounds, with gray hair and blue eyes. he was last seen in the area of north and fullerton avenues near the lake, officials said. he was wearing a navy blue "yale" sweatshirt, dark-colored jogging






sheriff: explosion destroys georgia home, killing 1 inside


cleveland, ga. (ap) — a powerful explosion destroyed a home in georgia on friday, killing one person inside and shattering windows of neighboring houses as the blast’s shockwave was felt by people living miles away.investigators were unable to quickly determine what triggered the blast about 10:30 a.m. friday. television news stations broadcast footage showing bits of wood, concrete blocks and other debris strewn over a large area.“the house was just blown all to pieces,” white county sheriff neal walden told the ociated press by telephone. “there was nothing but the foundation there.”the sheriff confirmed the explosion killed one person inside the home, but said there were no other injuries. the blast left three or four homes nearby with broken windows and other damage, the sheriff said,






mahershala ali calls for respect and understanding between those who are differe


mahershala ali took home two prizes at the screen actors guild awards: for his supporting role in "moonlight" as well as part of the cast of "hidden figures." ali gave an emotional acceptance speech after winning for male actor in a supporting role, and the political themes carried over backstage. on being muslim and black in american during this political moment: this is not new to me. these things have existed before. it’s just as painful as it’s always been. it’s sad. it pains me, and i do identify with [the] struggle [that] muslims are dealing with specifically. it’s hurtful to see what’s happening to immigrants. it’s a challenging time. i think the positive thing is that as artists, as actors, we have an opportunity to make certain choices that shine light on situations that light






why you're not boring, even if you think you are


you might think you’re the most boring person on the planet, but you’re probably just being harsh on yourself. this video argues that it’s not really possible to be boring.full story at youtube.more life s. posted by josh urich






10 steps to handle relationship conflicts


every relationship experiences some conflict. some experience more than others, some are playful, and some are hateful. then there are those that are never ending patterns of conflict that seem impossible to break.if you do want to stop the cycle of conflict, consider these 10 steps to bring harmony back to your relationship. note that this doesn’t only apply to parents and friends, these can apply to conflicts at work as well.cool down time. if you’ve found yourself in a heated argument, the best thing you can do is walk away for a little while. blow off some steam with a walk or by talking things out with a clear headed friend. if you just need some rest, take a nap or a meditation nap.before going separate ways, take a deep breath and agree to discuss the issue later. the whole goal of






1 dead, 4 hurt in los angeles-area mountain ice disaster


azusa, calif. — a group of hikers plunged down a long, steep icy slope in the mountains near los angeles on urday, killing one and injuring four others, one of them critically, authorities said.the accident in what is known as an ice chute was reported around 11 a.m. at islip saddle, a hiking area about 7,000 feet high in the san gabriel mountains northeast of los angeles, authorities said.at least one hiker managed to contact members of a search and rescue team from ventura county who were training in the area, and they notified the los angeles county sheriff's department, sheriff's lt. thomas reid said.one person died at the scene, and one was airlifted to a hospital in critical condition with head and back injuries, said bernard peters, supervising dispatcher with the los angeles county






how to talk about trump using trumpspeak (and why you should) / boing boing


"impeach the guy. he’s an unstable person. yemen? disaster. everyone knows it’s true. even he knows it. awful. everyone agrees." report this ad heather havrilesky argues that trump has changed the political landscape and the most hardy forms of information are those that adopt his protective coloration. keep the nuance for the longer, thinkier pieces, but go viral with this kind of thing: "bowling green m acre? total lie. an embarr ment. kellyanne conway is an unstable person. let the mentally ill buy guns? are you crazy? terrible! let putin bomb ukraine? bad idea, very bad. incredibly dangerous." as havrilesky says, "if you’re not boring yourself, you’re not doing it right." he’s dead wrong on immigration. everyone knows it. doctors, academics, american citizens, treated like criminals






how man’s best friend is helping cancer treatment


by nicole ehrhart, professor of veterinary medicine, colorado state university. “a person can learn a lot from a dog, even a loopy one like ours. marley taught me about living each day with unbridled exuberance and joy, about seizing the moment and following your heart… mostly, he taught me about friendship and selflessness and, above all…






genetically-engineered donor cells possibly cure cancer in two infants


for decades, we’ve longed for the as-yet elusive cure for cancer, and one exciting possibility focused on genetically-engineering a person’s own cells to do it. a recent medical discover in the u.k. indicates it may not have to be the person’s own cells, though.according to mit technology review:treatments using engineered t-cells, commonly known as car-t, are new and not yet sold commercially. but they have shown stunning success against blood cancers. in studies so far by novartis and juno, about half of patients are permanently cured after receiving altered versions of their own blood cells.altering each individual patient’s cells involves enormous cost and effort. the significance of the u.k. experiment lies in the fact altered donor cells were used.the british infants, ages 11 and 16






oscar-nominated emmanuelle riva dies in paris, age 89


paris — emmanuelle riva, a french star of screen and stage nominated for an academy award for best actress in 2013, has died. she was 89.riva died friday afternoon in a clinic in paris after a long illness, her agent, anne alvares correa, told the ociated press.riva was oscar-nominated for her role in "amour, " michael haneke's brutal depiction of an aging couple.with riva starring alongside another french movie legend, jean-louis trintignant, it won the academy award for best foreign language film. they played a loving, elderly parisian couple, one of whom has a stroke. "amour" also won the palme d'or at the cannes film festival.but jennifer lawrence won the academy award for best actress that year, for her performance as a young widower in "silver linings playbook."