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[Catalysis] Simpler coating of silica surfaces

Science Magazine EC - Fri, 09/19/2014 - 00:00
<?xml version="1.0"?> Organic coatings often are applied to silica surfaces found in optics, catalysts, and drug delivery systems in order to improve their functional properties. These coatings typically – [Read More]

[Antibiotic Resistance] Clone wars: Let's pick out the superbugs

Science Magazine EC - Fri, 09/19/2014 - 00:00
<?xml version="1.0"?> Since the 1960s, group B streptococci (GBS) have lost genetic diversity, yet they cause more virulent neonatal infections and show high rates of tetracycline resistance. The puzzle – [Read More]

[Signaling Bone] Signaling back and forth for cartilage

Science Magazine EC - Fri, 09/19/2014 - 00:00
<?xml version="1.0"?> Skeletal bones provide body structure and protect inner tissues, but if they form in the wrong place, major problems result. Bone development begins with the aggregation of mesenchymal – [Read More]

[Immunology] Gut bugs may boost flu shots' effects

Science Magazine EC - Fri, 09/19/2014 - 00:00
<?xml version="1.0"?> Why do some people get the flu after the flu shot? The answer may be in the gut. While studying gene expression and the strength of the immune response in people infected with influenza – [Read More]

[Animal Cognition] Getting by with a little help from eel friends

Science Magazine EC - Fri, 09/19/2014 - 00:00
<?xml version="1.0"?> Collaboration is an essential component of human behavior. Many other species are known to collaborate as well. For example, coral trout collaborate with moray eels, recruiting the – [Read More]

[Physics] Magnetism leads to superconductivity

Science Magazine EC - Fri, 09/19/2014 - 00:00
<?xml version="1.0"?> Some materials become perfect conductors of electricity—superconductors—when they are cooled to low enough temperatures. In a superconducting material, electrons pair up with each oth – [Read More]

[Volcanology] Reservoir assembly drives super-eruptions

Science Magazine EC - Fri, 09/19/2014 - 00:00
<?xml version="1.0"?> Volcanic super-eruptions are hundreds to thousands of times larger than nearly any volcanic eruption that has occurred in recorded human history. Woltzlaw et al. looked for – [Read More]

Scots Anti-Independence Campaign Ahead After Initial Results - Bloomberg

Google - Thu, 09/18/2014 - 22:51

Bloomberg

Scots Anti-Independence Campaign Ahead After Initial Results
Bloomberg
Preliminary results in Scotland's independence referendum put the “no” side ahead, as one pollster and a senior government official called victory for the campaign to keep the country in the U.K.. With the U.K.'s future hanging in the balance through the night, ...
At-a-glance: Scottish referendum results nightBBC News
Live coverage: Scottish independence voteCTV News
Scotland: First Results Arrive in Independence ReferendumTIME
Telegraph.co.uk -Daily Mail -Wall Street Journal (blog)
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Devin Hester got a ridiculous penalty on his record-setting touchdown return - USA TODAY

Google - Thu, 09/18/2014 - 21:59

USA TODAY

Devin Hester got a ridiculous penalty on his record-setting touchdown return
USA TODAY
Atlanta Falcons receiver Devin Hester showed plenty of flash as he set the NFL record for most career touchdown returns, taking a 62 yard punt return to the house at the Georgia Dome to give the Falcons a 35-0 second quarter lead over the Tampa Bay ...
Falcons' Devin Hester sets NFL record for return TDsAtlanta Journal Constitution
Devin Hester sets return TD markESPN
Hester tops Deion Sanders as NFLs alltime returnTD kingFOXSports.com
NFL.com -SB Nation -WLTZ 38 NBC
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Senate Approves Training And Arming Syrian Rebels - New York Times

Google - Thu, 09/18/2014 - 20:52

Reuters

Senate Approves Training And Arming Syrian Rebels
New York Times
WASHINGTON — The Senate gave overwhelming approval on Thursday to the training and arming of Syrian rebels, then fled the Capitol with the House for the fall campaign, sidestepping the debate over the extent of American military action until the ...
Rift widens between Obama, US military over strategy to fight Islamic StateWashington Post
Why Senate vote on training Syrian rebels was a bit unusual (+video)Christian Science Monitor
Obama Praises Congress for ISIS VoteNBCNews.com
Xinhua -CNN -Reuters
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Apple locks itself out of devices with passwords - Journal Review

Google - Thu, 09/18/2014 - 20:13

Apple locks itself out of devices with passwords
Journal Review
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Apple has tightened its technological security so not even the company can pry into a password-protected iPhone or iPad in a move meant to reassure the millions of people who are increasingly storing vital pieces of their lives on ...

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Ebola Presents Challenge, and an Opportunity, for UN Leader - New York Times

Google - Thu, 09/18/2014 - 20:09

New York Times

Ebola Presents Challenge, and an Opportunity, for UN Leader
New York Times
Ban Ki-moon, the United Nations secretary general, and Samantha Power, the American envoy, at a Council session Thursday. Credit Ozier Muhammad/The New York Times. Continue reading the main story. Continue reading the main story. Continue ...
UN Creates Emergency Mission to Lead Fight Against EbolaBusinessweek
UN to Establish Health Mission to Contain EbolaVoice of America
Ebola a 'threat to international peace and security,' UN Security Council declaresToronto Star
TIME -The Guardian -BBC News
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Two adults, six children dead in Florida shooting: report - Reuters

Google - Thu, 09/18/2014 - 19:50

New York Daily News

Two adults, six children dead in Florida shooting: report
Reuters
TAMPA (Reuters) - Two adults and six children were killed on Thursday in a north Florida town in a shooting that may have been a murder-suicide, the Gainesville Sun newspaper reported, citing local authorities. The incident occurred near Bell, a town of ...
Multiple Shooting Deaths Reported in North Fla.ABC News
Shooting in Florida leaves at least six people, including children, dead: reportsNew York Daily News
Bell Shooting: Multiple People Reported Dead, Wounded In FloridaHuffington Post
USA TODAY -WLS-TV -Tampabay.com
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As Islamic State sows fear in Australia, Jews launch initiative against anti-Semitism - Haaretz

Google - Thu, 09/18/2014 - 19:34

Haaretz

As Islamic State sows fear in Australia, Jews launch initiative against anti-Semitism
Haaretz
A man detained during a raid sits between police officers in Sydney, Sept 18, 2014. Intelligence showed that militants connected with Islamic State were planning a beheading in Australia. Photo by Australian Federal Police Handout via Reuters TV. Text size.

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Matthew McConaughey won't be back for 'Magic Mike' sequel - Newsday

Google - Thu, 09/18/2014 - 19:28

Us Magazine

Matthew McConaughey won't be back for 'Magic Mike' sequel
Newsday
Add comment. Matthew McConaughey won't be back for 'Magic Mike' sequel. September 18, 2014 7:22 PM By FRANK LOVECE. Special to Newsday. Travel deals. Matthew McConaughey will not be reprising his role as a male stripper in the upcoming ...
Names+Faces: Matthew McConaughey won't danceDetroit Free Press

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White House declares war on drug-resistant superbugs - Los Angeles Times

Google - Thu, 09/18/2014 - 18:46

NBCNews.com

White House declares war on drug-resistant superbugs
Los Angeles Times
President Obama signed an executive order on Sept. 18 directing federal agencies to combat the spread of antibiotic-resistant bacteria, or so-called superbugs. President Obama signed an executive order on Sept. 18 directing federal agencies to combat the ...
Obama Calls for National Plan to Fight Antibiotic ResistancePhilly.com
UPDATE 1-White House calls for task force to tackle antibiotic-resistant bugsReuters
White House has plan to fight resistance to antibioticsUSA TODAY
Scientific American -Food Safety News -NewsOK.com
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Bears WR Marshall answers past abuse claims - USA TODAY

Google - Thu, 09/18/2014 - 18:44

USA TODAY

Bears WR Marshall answers past abuse claims
USA TODAY
LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) — Chicago Bears wide receiver Brandon Marshall believes attempts to link his troubled past to the controversy about NFL domestic violence have been made only for personal gain. Marshall spent 40 minutes Thursday responding to ...
Marshall speaks out on domestic abuseESPN
Brandon Marshall details long, long past with domestic violenceChicago Sun-Times
Brandon Marshall, Chicago Bears wide receiver, speaks out on domestic abuse ...WLS-TV
Chicago Tribune (blog) -MyFox Chicago -NESN.com
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France's Hollande Vows Strikes on Islamic State Soon - Voice of America

Google - Thu, 09/18/2014 - 18:11

Voice of America

France's Hollande Vows Strikes on Islamic State Soon
Voice of America
PARIS—. French President Francois Hollande said Thursday Paris will conduct airstrikes against Islamic State targets in Iraq in the near future. The announcement comes as the militant group released a new video of a foreign hostage. Hollande said Rafale ...

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Home Depot: Card breach put 56M cards at risk - USA TODAY

Google - Thu, 09/18/2014 - 18:05

USA TODAY

Home Depot: Card breach put 56M cards at risk
USA TODAY
SAN FRANCISCO — The credit card breach at Home Depot first reported earlier this month put credit card information for 56 million cards at risk, the company said Thursday. The malicious software, or malware, was placed on Home Depot point-of-sale ...
Home Depot Says 56 Million Credit Cards Affected in Security BreachABC News
UPDATE 1-Home Depot says 56 mln card details likely stolen in breachReuters
Home Depot Admits 56 Million Payment Cards At Risk After Cyber AttackHuffington Post
Newsday
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Kansas Democrat Chad Taylor's name ordered off ballot - Los Angeles Times

Google - Thu, 09/18/2014 - 18:00

ABC News

Kansas Democrat Chad Taylor's name ordered off ballot
Los Angeles Times
Democrat Chad Taylor listens to arguments before the Kansas Supreme Court Tuesday in Topeka. (Charlie Riedel / AP). By Kurtis Lee contact the reporter · ElectionsLaws and LegislationPoliticsRepublican PartyDemocratic PartyPat RobertsTea Party ...
Kansas Court Rules Dem's Name Must Come Off Senate BallotNBCNews.com
Kansas court scrubs Democrat Chad Taylor from ballot for U.S. SenateKansas City Star
Kansas Court: Remove Democrat From Senate BallotABC News
New York Times -Huffington Post -Politico
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