Gorging in the Name of Science: New Study Looks For Diabetes-Obesity Link

Sep 14, 15 Gorging in the Name of Science: New Study Looks For Diabetes-Obesity Link

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The war against the obesity epidemic is on, with more than two in three adults in the U.S. being considered overweight or obese. In the latest scientific battle, researchers had six men gorge themselves for a week in the hopes of finding how, why and when chronic overeating leads to metabolic problems and to Type 2 diabetes. All...

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Lotto Ticket Error Voids Woman’s $20,000 Win

Sep 14, 15 Lotto Ticket Error Voids Woman’s $20,000 Win

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When something seems too good to be true, it probably is. That’s the lesson a Washington, D.C. woman is learning after she thought she won $20,000 on a scratch-off ticket late last month. Ardella Newman was in disbelief when she saw her winning number matched the corresponding prize of $20,000, according to local news...

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Bay Area Bartender Finds $20, Wins $1 Million in California Lottery

Sep 14, 15 Bay Area Bartender Finds $20, Wins $1 Million in California Lottery

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Talk about lucky! Hubert Tang, a Bay Area bartender at the San Francisco International Airport, walked outside after work and found a $20 bill on the sidewalk, so he decided to have some harmless fun and purchase a couple scratch-off lottery tickets at the corner store nearby — because why not? There‚Äôs nothing to lose, he...

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What is San Francisco Doing to Combat its Astronomical Housing Prices?

Sep 14, 15 What is San Francisco Doing to Combat its Astronomical Housing Prices?

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With housing prices in San Francisco and across the Bay Area showing no signs of letting up on their precipitous rise, affordable-housing activists have tried nearly every avenue of protest in the book. They haven’t, however, tried taking legal action against high housing prices — until now. According to the Inquisitr,...

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Are the Olsen Twins Too Late to Capitalize on the Dry Shampoo Trend?

Sep 11, 15 Are the Olsen Twins Too Late to Capitalize on the Dry Shampoo Trend?

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Celebrity twins Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen are many things — actresses, former child stars, and fashion designers are just a few of the hats they wear. The pair’s “Elizabeth and James” line, named for two of their siblings, offers clothing, handbags, fragrances, and now a line of dry shampoos, according to...

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