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A Whole Lot Of Improv: Southwest Readjusts To A World Without The Boeing 737 Max – NPR

Southwest Airlines Network Operations Center is the heart and mind of the largest domestic carrier in the country, with a 4,000-flight dance card every day. Wade Goodwyn/NPR hide caption toggle caption Wade Goodwyn/NPR Southwest Airlines Network Operations Center is the heart and mind of the largest domestic carrier in the country, with a 4,000-flight dance […]

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Byron York: What now, for those who denied a ‘crisis’ at the border? – Washington Examiner

Congress is debating emergency humanitarian aid to care for migrants on the U.S.-Mexico border. The need is obvious. With virtually no barrier to stop them, thousands of migrants are crossing illegally into the United States every day. More than a million will come this year. U.S. law prevents border officials from quickly returning them. While […]

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‘See You Tomorrow, Mickey.’ Then a Post-Game Scrum – Newser

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A glint of light and a hint of life: Mars is getting very interesting – AOL

NASA’s Mars Curiosity rover spotted a strange glowing object that seemed to hover just above the surface of the Red Planet earlier this month.  While the glint on Mars has captured the imagination of folks on social media, it was likely just sunlight, a cosmic ray or a camera artifact. But in an unrelated development […]

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AT&T 5G: Our tests yield the craziest speeds yet – CNET

We tested AT&T’s 5G network for the first time on a Galaxy S10 5G. Juan Garzon/CNET It’s fitting that I tested AT&T’s 5G network at the Warner Bros. studio in Los Angeles. Both Hollywood and 5G aim to take our wildest ideas and make them real. In AT&T’s case, it’s the promise of high-speed mobile […]

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No, we’re probably not growing horns from our heads because of our cellphone use — here’s the real science – Business Insider

Could our cellphone use be causing us to grow horns? That’s the question circulating this week after this headline appeared in The Washington Post: “Horns are growing on young people’s skulls. Phone use is to blame, research suggests.” The academic study on which The Post’s story is based came out in February 2018 in the […]

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The New York Knicks Should Still Make Kevin Durant an Offer – Sportscasting

Kevin Durant going down with a ruptured Achilles tendon during the NBA Finals has made his free agency decision even more important for the landscape of the league. When healthy, Durant is the best player in the league, and the reigning two-time NBA Finals MVP was well on his way to earning a third had […]

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Ebola Outbreak In Congo Is Testing Ground For Experimental Treatments : Goats and Soda – NPR

Health workers treat a patient at the Ebola Treatment Center in the city of Butembo, in the Democratic Republic of Congo. It’s one of three locations where researchers have been conducting a clinical trial of four experimental treatments for the disease. John Wessels/AFP/Getty Images hide caption toggle caption John Wessels/AFP/Getty Images Health workers treat a […]

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Google Assistant is better than Alexa or Siri at helping patients with their drugs, study finds – CNBC

Google CEO Sundar Pichai speaks during Digital Unlocked Google event at Taj palace on Jan. 4, 2017, in New Delhi, India. Pradeep Gaur | Mint | Getty Images In the race among tech companies to bring their voice recognition technology into the realm of personal medicine, Google is the furthest along, according to a study […]

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Horns are growing on young people’s skulls. Phone use is to blame, research suggests. – The Washington Post

Researchers at the University of the Sunshine Coast in Queensland, Australia, have documented the prevalence of bone spurs at the back of the skull among young adults. (Scientific Reports) Mobile technology has transformed the way we live — how we read, work, communicate, shop and date. But we already know this. What we have not […]