Boston Already Preparing for Snow

Aug 25, 15 Boston Already Preparing for Snow

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August may seem early to start planning for winter storms, but Boston isn’t taking any chances after last season’s historic snowfall. The Boston Redevelopment Authority met Aug. 13 to discuss where to build the city’s next “snow farm,” where snow that’s removed from city streets, sidewalks and parking lots can be piled. They...

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Social Media Is Making Online Shopping More Convenient Than Ever

Aug 24, 15 Social Media Is Making Online Shopping More Convenient Than Ever

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Could online shopping be ruining the American economy as we know it? According to the latest research, even the most obscure industries — like health and beauty, for example — are being uprooted by small businesses that have capitalized on the growing trend of e-commerce. Business Insider reported that subscription...

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At-Home Teeth Whitening Leaves U.K. Man With Hole in Throat

Aug 24, 15 At-Home Teeth Whitening Leaves U.K. Man With Hole in Throat

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A 22-year-old man in the U.K. has been left with a hole in his throat after using over-the-counter teeth whitening strips he purchased in hopes of emulating the pearly whites of his idol, movie star Channing Tatum. Jake Barrett apparently had a severe allergic reaction to the Crest 3D White Whitestrips, which left him with a...

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Will Google Decide the Next Presidential Election?

Aug 24, 15 Will Google Decide the Next Presidential Election?

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To say that the Internet has had a profound impact on the world would be to understate its significance. There are more than 100 billion global search engine inquiries conducted each month, connecting people to new businesses and services, giving them access to information — and determining the next presidential election. In...

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The Danger of Forgetting to Brush Your Teeth

Aug 19, 15 The Danger of Forgetting to Brush Your Teeth

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If you’re one of the 25% of adults who don’t brush twice a day, you’re going to want to sit down and read this. The Guardian recently chatted with Francesco D’Aiuto, a senior lecturer at the Eastman Dental Institute in London, about how brushing twice a day isn’t just good for a patient’s oral health,...

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