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  • Xavier Cortada's Art: Inspired by Science, and Uniquely Miami

    Tagged in infancy by state wildlife officials, Poncho was well-known to the residents of Gables by the Sea, an affluent community that juts into the waters of Biscayne Bay, a few miles north of Biscayne National Park. His death, which occurred when ... 1 hour, 5 minutes ago
  • The Regeneration Generation: A Conversation With Bob Hariri, Vice-Chairman ...

    Bob Hariri, M.D., Ph.D., is the vice chairman of Human Longevity Inc. (HLI), a genomics and cell-therapy diagnostics and therapeutics company he co-founded in 2013 with Craig Venter and Peter Diamandis, which is focused on extending the healthy, high ... 1 hour, 5 minutes ago
  • Thanksgiving Travel Along Northeast Slowed By Snow And Rain

    Dan Albert hoped to beat the snow as he, his wife and 15-year-old daughter refueled their SUV Wednesday morning along I-81 in Hagerstown, Maryland, about halfway between their Greensboro, North Carolina, home and their Thanksgiving destination in ... 1 hour, 5 minutes ago
  • This Thanksgiving is a Fuller family affair

    Kyle and Corey Fuller Courtesy of Fuller family With their sons playing on opposite sides Thursday, the Fuller's parents got creative with jerseys. ALLEN PARK, Mich. -- Vincent Fuller went to the tailor Friday night to pick up a special order -- one 20 ...

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  • 8 Reasons to Love Gratitude

    With Thanksgiving approaching, many of us are preparing to express our thanks. Gratitude has been celebrated in essentially every culture and religion -- from Christianity and Judaism to Islam and Native American traditions. As positive psychologist ... 1 hour, 5 minutes ago
  • The '367 Dogs' Were Rescued From A Massive Fighting Ring. They Are Loving ...

    Michelle Ivkovich was working at the Humane Society of Calvert County, a Maryland shelter, when Bam Bam came in. Ivkovich decided to take the pup in as a foster, then "I fell in love and adopted her," she said. Arya. Megan Miller. "I think I knew she ... 4 hours, 5 minutes ago
  • This Woman Proves The Best Kind Of Holiday Shopping Involves Giving Back

    In 2011, Beverly Young, the widow of Florida congressman Bill Young, approached Allison with the opportunity to visit injured soldiers at the Walter Reed National Military Medical Center in Bethesda, Maryland. Meeting with the soldiers' families and ... 4 hours, 5 minutes ago
  • Mealtime Struggles? Expert and Mom Advice to Help You With Your Picky Eater

    Jack Maypole, M.D., member of The Goddard School Educational Advisory Board, and Associate Professor of Pediatrics, BU School of Medicine, thinks parents of picky eaters can relax. He reassuringly reminds parents that some pickiness is to be expected ... 4 hours, 5 minutes ago
  • Positive Role Models, Safe Communities Linked To Better Mental Health For ...

    Researchers from Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health surveyed 2,400 low-income adolescents (ages 15 to 19) in five cities: Baltimore, Maryland; New Delhi, India; Ibadan, Nigeria; Johannesburg, South Africa; and Shanghai, China. 4 hours, 5 minutes ago
  • Convicted peeping Tom re-arrested for molesting family dog, still employed by ...

    Montgomery County Police have since charged him with Perverted Practice, a felony in the state of Maryland. Despite a troubled trajectory of deviant sexual misconduct, ABC 7 News has learned Greenberg is still employed by MCPS. Following his November ...

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  • Walmart Workers Launch Black Friday Strike

    It did, however, say that workers in Wisconsin, Louisiana, Florida, California, Maryland, Virginia and Washington, D.C., have already delivered notices, and it anticipates workers in Illinois, Minnesota, Texas and Pennsylvania will do so as well ... 7 hours, 5 minutes ago
  • Villanova's escape tops packed Tuesday

    The nightcap wound down just a few minutes after Maryland completed a marquee win in its toppling of No. 13-ranked Iowa State, 72-63. If it wasn't fourth-year coach Mark Turgeon's best win, period, it may well have been the most important -- a massive ...

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  • Big Ten Week 14 predictions

    Maryland 31, Rutgers 23: The Scarlet Knights' only win since Oct. 4 was at home against Indiana. The Terps have been playing much better than their fellow first-year Big Ten newbie, and they'll protect home field to spoil Ralph Friedgen's homecoming.

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  • Obama Move On Immigration Prompts Hostility, Gratitude From States

    Illinois currently ignores immigration status in handing out driver's licenses, and it has plans to launch an Obamacare-style health insurance exchange open to unauthorized immigrants. Amalia Rioja, an aide to outgoing Democratic Gov. Pat Quinn, said ... 7 hours, 5 minutes ago
  • Obamacare Sign-Ups Near 500000 After First Week

    More than 460,000 people enrolled in a private health insurance plan on the federally run Obamacare exchanges in 37 states during the first week of the sign-up period for 2015 coverage, the Department of Health and Human Services announced Wednesday ... 7 hours, 5 minutes ago
  • When The People You Trust Hurt You (And How To Stop It)

    If you can tick off all these characteristics, you grew up in a very healthy home psychologically, or if you didn't, you've learned how to undertake personal change very successfully. However, if you find yourself struggling to achieve these things ... 7 hours, 5 minutes ago
  • Ben Carson: Race Relations Are Worse Under Obama

    Dr. Ben Carson, professor emeritus at Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, speaks at the Conservative Political Action Conference annual meeting in National Harbor, Md., Saturday, March 8, 2014. Saturday marks the third and final day of the annual ... 7 hours, 6 minutes ago
  • The Good Side of Anonymous Apps

    When you don't have to put your name on a comment, you're more likely to say what you really think, even if it's politically incorrect within your circle of friends. At a panel I moderated at the recent Family ... In an interview, Ask.FM's new CEO Doug ... 11 hours, 5 minutes ago
  • Why God Makes More Sense than Atheism

    Their practical affairs are secular, taking advantage of technological advances, while in their hearts they leave a privileged space for God. Rarely do we .... Deepak Chopra, MD is the author of more than 80 books with twenty-two New York Times ... 1 day, 1 hour ago
  • Yik Yak Threats Lead To Charges For Students

    At the Maryland school, a student took a screenshot and showed it to her RA, who passed it up to the university police. Matthew David Cole was apprehended, arrested, charged and banned from Towson's campus within 24 hours of posting on Yik Yak. 1 day, 1 hour ago