The Bite of the Saber-Tooth
Sabercat skulls hint at the different ways these carnivores tackled their prey
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UN climate talks in Poland go into overtime
KATOWICE, Poland - Officials from around the world are still working to agree on the fine print of the Paris climate accord after two weeks of talks, even as workers dismantle...
6 hours ago - The Seattle Times
IUP naming college, palnned science center to honor couple's financial contribution to university
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Newly identified enzyme could play key role in childbirth, muscle diseases
Scientists at Stanford have solved a 50-year-old mystery that could open up new areas of research into muscle disorders. The study revealed a human enzyme that modifies muscle...
15 hours ago - Stanford
Sea level rise to cause near-daily flooding in parts of Baltimore region by end of century, new report says
A new report from the University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science predicts sea levels around the state could rise by as little as 1 foot or as much as 7 feet by the...
16 hours ago - Baltimore Sun
Cow steals spotlight at student's graduation photo shoot
COLUMBIA, Mo. - University of Missouri students were stunned when a towering dairy cow appeared on campus to make a cameo in a graduation photo shoot. The Columbia Missourian...
16 hours ago - The Seattle Times
California mandates 100-percent zero-emission bus fleet
SACRAMENTO, Calif. - California moved Friday to eliminate fossil fuels from its fleet of 12,000 transit buses, enacting a first-in-the-nation mandate that will vastly increase...
16 hours ago - The Seattle Times - 2 articles
CSU Long Beach health class exam included racially-charged question
A question about graffiti, gangs and race appeared on an exam for a health science class, which has left students puzzled.
16 hours ago - ABC
Christmas comet: How to see Comet 46P/Wirtanen in the sky this weekend
Comet 46P/Wirtanen will be the 10th-closest comet to Earth in modern times and should be visible to the naked eye.
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How complexity science can quickly detect climate record anomalies
When making sense of the massive amount of information packed into an ice core, scientists face a forensic challenge: how best to separate the useful information from the...
19 hours ago - Science Daily
The headlines of News BreaK
Johnson & Johnson stock plummets after report claims it knew about asbestos...
Johnson & Johnson's stock tumbled 10 percent on Friday - wiping out close to $40 billion of its market value - after a Reuters report said the company knew for decades that...
Federal judge in Texas rules ObamaCare is unconstitutional
A U.S. federal judge in Texas ruled on Friday that the Affordable Care Act, commonly known as ObamaCare, is unconstitutional. U.S. District Judge Reed O'Connor in Fort Worth...
19-year-old soldier from Johnstown dies in Afghanistan
Pfc. Joshua Mikeasky is the third soldier from Western Pennsylvania to die in the past month in support of Operation Freedom's Sentinel.
Sri Lanka's disputed prime minister resigns to end impasse
COLOMBO, Sri Lanka - Sri Lanka's disputed Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa has resigned, saying he wants to end a political impasse over his appointment. Rajapaksa signed his...
Trump names Mulvaney 'acting' chief of staff
Mick Mulvaney, the director of the Office of Management and Budget, will become the acting White House chief of staff replacing John Kelly
Ukraine Orthodox leaders to approve break with Russia church
KIEV, Ukraine - Thousands of people have gathered outside a Kiev cathedral to witness the birth of a new Ukrainian Orthodox Church as tensions between Ukraine and Russia...
Federal judge rules health care overhaul unconstitutional
WASHINGTON - A conservative federal judge in Texas on Friday ruled the Affordable Care Act “invalid” on the eve of the sign-up deadline for next year. But with appeals certain...
21-year-old college student fatally stabbed by roommate, police say
Sarah Papenheim studied psychology and lived in the Netherlands since 2016.
Russia claims US ignoring outreach on nuclear disagreement
MOSCOW - The Russian Defense Ministry says that it wants to sit down with the Pentagon for “open and specific” talks on alleged violations of the Intermediate-Range Nuclear...
Facebook says bug wrongly gave third-party apps access to photos of up to...
The breach occurred for 12 days in September.