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Disgust Diet: Can You Train Your Brain To Recoil At High-Calorie Foods?

Fri, 08/07/2015 - 9:47am

A psychologist says there could be a simple way to make calorie-packed foods like French fries or ice cream seem unappealing, even a bit disgusting. Others are less sure.

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Inside Hillary Clinton's Debate Watch War Room

Fri, 08/07/2015 - 9:15am

At her Brooklyn HQ, staffers huddled over their laptops making graphics and GIFs to respond to the Republican debates. Meanwhile, Bernie Sanders ate pizza and live tweeted the GOP debate.

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Unemployment Rate Steady As Economy Adds 215,000 Jobs

Fri, 08/07/2015 - 7:35am

The July numbers were roughly in line with economists' expectations and likely strong enough to keep the Federal Reserve on track to raise interest rates.

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Hospitals Turn To Toyota To Make Care Safer And Swifter

Fri, 08/07/2015 - 7:29am

Public hospitals are adapting the auto maker's production system to health care, with the goal of making tasks like scheduling surgeries more safe and efficient.

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North Korea's Receding Time Zone

Fri, 08/07/2015 - 7:10am

The reclusive authoritarian regime has announced that it will turn back its clocks half an hour beginning next week to mark 70 years since liberation from Japan.

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Here's What Black Lives Matter Looks Like In Canada

Fri, 08/07/2015 - 7:03am

A Black Lives Matter chapter in Toronto, Canada takes shape.

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All Songs +1: Laura Jane Grace And Lauren Denitzio On Surviving In Punk

Fri, 08/07/2015 - 7:03am

The outspoken leaders of the bands Against Me! and Worriers discuss gender identity in art, being a punk musician in 2015 and the new Worriers album Imaginary Life, which Grace produced.

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Is Trump Turning Into A President Or 'Just Another Politician'?

Fri, 08/07/2015 - 6:41am

Laughed at just months ago, Donald Trump was not only included in Thursday's GOP debate but featured literally at its vortex. He was still the star of the show but no longer a show unto himself.

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