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Dogs are more expressive when you’re looking at them

Sit. Stay. Roll over. Manipulate your master. If your puppy seems really expressive when you’re around, it’s on purpose. A new study from the University of Portsmouth published in the journal Nature says that dogs are more physically emotive when ...

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Wife of 'cold medicine killer' stabbed more than 100 times

The wife of an aspiring pastor in North Carolina, who said he thinks he stabbed his wife to death after taking cold medicine, suffered more than 100 wounds. An autopsy report revealed that 29-year-old Lauren Phelps was stabbed 123 times ...

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The World Once Laughed at North Korean Cyberpower. No More.

And just as Western analysts once scoffed at the potential of the North’s nuclear program, so did experts dismiss its cyberpotential — only to now acknowledge that hacking is an almost perfect weapon for a Pyongyang that is isolated and ...

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China Seeks Small Stakes in, and More Sway Over, Online Firms

“As these companies have grown both in size and influence,” he said, “that model is no longer comfortable for the authorities.” The Wall Street Journal, citing anonymous sources, reported this week that Chinese internet regulators have discussed taking 1 percent ...

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More than half of police killings omitted from official count

The number of people killed by police in 2015 was undercounted by more than half, a new study from Harvard shows. The law enforcement-related deaths were not documented on subjects’ death certificates — especially in lower-income counties, and when the ...

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Sheryl Sandberg Says Facebook Will Hand Over More Data on Russia-Linked Ads

On Wednesday, Ms. Sandberg met with top lawmakers, including those involved in the House investigation. On Thursday, she is to meet with members of the Congressional Black Caucus and Congressional Hispanic Caucus. Facebook has hired three crisis communications firms and ...

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Prostate cancer is more treatable than ever — if caught early

Options for treating prostate cancer have improved dramatically in recent years. We still have to battle the disease, but most of the time, we win. Over the course of a lifetime, about one in seven men will develop prostate cancer, ...

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More than 100 missing as California wildfires rage on

The death toll from the Northern California wildfires that have already killed 10 people is expected to rise as the blazes continues ripping through wine country, officials said. More than 100 people have been reported missing in Sonoma County, where ...

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The MetroSpiritual: Our ET connections make us more evolved

Some people feel an exhilarating high when gazing into the never-ending, star-lit sky, while others feel a low that reminds them of how slow the evolution of humanity can go. Feeling stuck in this itty-bitty galaxy can be frustrating for ...

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Bits: Farhad and Mike’s Week in Tech: More Uber Drama, and Few Answers From Facebook

But it did paint a pretty ugly picture of Anthony Levandowski, the former Google engineer who sold his company to Uber after leaving Google and taking thousands of files with him. Not exactly a good look, if you’re trying to ...

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