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Health Care Coverage Offered To Immigrants In 35 California Counties

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Thirty-five California counties have agreed to provide health care coverage for illegal immigrants in the United States. The decision was made Thursday by the County Medical Services Program — which provides health services to the poor in the mostly rural, ...

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Facebook Default Pictures Get Rainbow Makeover

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Facebook default pictures are getting a rainbow makeover thanks to the social media giant. A new feature allows users to show their support for marriage equality by superimposing a rainbow over their profile picture. CEO Mark Zuckerberg personally announced the ...

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Massachusetts Man Killed At Cemetery in Drive By Shooting

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A Massachusetts man shot in the head inside Hope Cemetery Thursday afternoon has died, becoming the city’s fourth homicide this year, police said. The 22-year-old man, who has been identified as David Luyando died at UMass Medical Center-University Campus Thursday ...

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Why Are Teens Moody? — ‘The Why’


Welcome to the newest edition of The Why.  “Why are teens moody?” you ask? Good question. Timely too. (Besides, it beats answering the question: “Why are 16 year-old girls allowed to drive killing machines but not allowed to vote or ...

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More People Will Quit Smoking As Trend Declines

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According to a new report published in the journal Tobacco Control, people will be more likely to actually quit smoking when the trend itself declines. The study, completed by a group of researchers at the University of California, reveals that ...

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Why Are Designers So Big On Flamingos? — ‘The Why’


Welcome to the newest edition of The Why. “Why are designers so big on flamingos?” you ask? Good question. Timely too. (Besides, it’s better than having to deal with more questions about the Confederate flag. If you don’t live in ...

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Teens Invent Color-Changing Condoms That Detect STDs


While teenage boys may be preoccupied with sex, three boys used that to their advantage and invented color-changing condoms that detect STDs (sexually transmitted disease). Specifically, Daanyaal Ali, 14, Muaz Nawaz, 13 and Chirag Shah, 14 from London, England’s Isaac ...

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Who Is ‘The Watcher’? New Jersey Family Stalked Out Of Home

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This isn’t a horror movie; “The Watcher” is a reality. A New Jersey family was forced to leave their $1.3 million dream home after receiving multiple threatening letters form a stalker named “The Watcher.” The family began receiving letters on ...

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Fear Of Sharks Rises After 4th Attack In Two Weeks


Fear of sharks is at an all-time high after an 8-year-old boy was attacked by a shark off the coast of North Carolina Wednesday, marking the fourth such event off the state’s coast in the past two weeks. The boy ...

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European Southern Observatory Discovers Galaxy Inside Galaxy


For the first time ever, astronomers have located direct evidence of a galaxy inside of another galaxy’s stars. With the help of the European Southern Observatory’s telescope, a team of astronomers have found evidence of galactic cannibalism – proof that ...

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