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Hy-Vee Warns Customers of Data Breach
WEST DES MOINES, Iowa -- Hy-Vee is warning customers of a data breach that could affect customers who've used their credit cards at gas pumps, drive-thru…
Aug 14, 2019 23:58 UTC Business Read More

Scientists find a way to make sure your food is really gluten-free
Australian researchers have discovered a way to detect specific glutens in wheat, barely, oats -- and now rye.
Aug 14, 2019 23:53 UTC Health Read More

Brain molecule identified as key in anxiety model: Study of nonhuman primates lays groundwork for new strategies in treating anxiety disorders
Boosting a single molecule in the brain can change 'dispositional anxiety,' the tendency to perceive many situations as threatening, in nonhuman primates,…
Aug 14, 2019 23:53 UTC Health Read More

Livestock Markets Rebound
Livestock Markets Rebound by Blue Line Futures on Wed, 08/14/2019 - 18:52 Livestock Roundup August 14, 2019 Cattle & Hogs Cattle Commentary.
Aug 14, 2019 23:51 UTC Markets Read More

Drivers use smartphone apps to help detect credit card skimmers at gas stations
A growing number of unsuspecting gas station customers are having their credit or debit card information stolen because of a skimmer device secretly placed in…
Aug 14, 2019 23:51 UTC Gadgets Read More

US markets plummet in their worst day of 2019
The Dow tumbles 800 points as investors worry about the global economy, the US-China trade war and Brexit.
Aug 14, 2019 23:49 UTC Markets Read More

Autumn is coming, so of course Pumpkin Spice Spam is, too
Piggybacking on the pumpkin spice phenomenon, Hormel says it will introduce a limited run of Pumpkin Spice Spam. Unlike two years ago, it's not a hoax.
Aug 14, 2019 23:37 UTC Business Read More

Asia stocks mixed as bond markets signal recession warning
Shares in Asia dropped Thursday afternoon as the main yield curve in U.S. Treasurys inverted, triggering fears over the state of the U.S. economy.
Aug 14, 2019 23:27 UTC Markets Read More

An 'Uber, but for Mental Health' App Is an Unsettling Therapist in 'Eliza'
Eliza at first comes across as a near-future dystopia in the vein of Black Mirror: it's a visual novel where you play the part of a young “proxy” for a virtual…
Aug 14, 2019 23:27 UTC Mental-Health Read More

The stock market's unusual pattern this week has historically been a big sell signal
The stock market has done something so unusual this week that it has only happened 19 times in the past 30 years, and the strange pattern could be an…
Aug 14, 2019 23:20 UTC Markets Read More

Salt levels in picnic foods dangerously high, health group warns
One in four savoury picnic foods contain dangerously high levels of salt and almost half are worryingly high in saturated fat, a health group has warned.
Aug 14, 2019 23:01 UTC Nutrition Read More

FAA Bans Recalled Apple Macbook Pros From Planes Over Battery-Fire Risk
The FAA warns travelers about the dangers of bringing recalled Apple Macbook Pro computers on an airplane. Consumer Reports tells you how to stay safe,…
Aug 14, 2019 23:00 UTC Computing Read More

Stock Markets, Jolted by Economic Worry, Suffer 2nd Worst Drop of 2019
Yields on United States government bonds fell, indicating lower expectations for growth and extending a drop that began as the trade war intensified.
Aug 14, 2019 22:59 UTC Business Read More

Watch: No Man’s Sky VR Gameplay Comparison On PSVR vs. PC VR
We've put gameplay footage for No Man's Sky on both PSVR and PC VR side-by-side for you to get a direct look and comparison at the visual differences.
Aug 14, 2019 22:57 UTC Virtual-Reality Read More

Vaping study lawsuit; Oculus exec leaves; WeWork IPO
Vaping study delay sought A vaping industry group, which counts San Francisco's Juul as a member, has sued the Food and Drug Administration to delay a…
Aug 14, 2019 22:45 UTC Virtual-Reality Read More

ObamaCare’s Medicaid Deception
ObamaCare wasn't supposed to give free health insurance to everybody. The Affordable Care Act's authors expected the poor would enroll in Medicaid, while…
Aug 14, 2019 22:39 UTC Health-Care Read More

FDA Approves New Pill for Drug-Resistant TB
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved a new drug to help treat deadly, drug-resistant forms of tuberculosis, the world's biggest infectious-disease…
Aug 14, 2019 22:38 UTC Health Read More

Markets Are Shaken by New Signs of Global Economic Trouble
Shares on Wall Street fell sharply after reports showed a slowdown in China and a contraction in Germany, partly reflecting the U.S. trade war's impact.
Aug 14, 2019 22:35 UTC Markets Read More

Harvard Pilgrim Health Care, Tufts Health Plan announce plans to merge
The agreement would create one of the region's largest nonprofit health services providers.
Aug 14, 2019 22:29 UTC Business Read More

OnePlus 5G phone is launching globally this year
Speaking with The Financial Times (via Android Police), OnePlus CEO Pete Lau confirmed that a new OnePlus 5G phone is coming this year. Unlike the…
Aug 14, 2019 22:28 UTC Virtual-Reality Read More

Walmart, Nvidia earnings, retail sales — What to know in markets Thursday
July retail sales, Walmart and Nvidia earnings will be the biggest market moving events Thursday.
Aug 14, 2019 22:06 UTC Markets Read More

22 Days of Eating Like Beyoncé, Day 1: Once a Cheater, Always a Cheater?
First date day, and I've already cheated—not that I'm a cheater, as I had to assure my date before my first day on Marco Borges' 22 Days nutritional plan was…
Aug 14, 2019 21:59 UTC Nutrition Read More

ZeroAvia is putting hydrogen fuel cells in airplanes
ZeroAvia is using a hydrogen fuel-cell to provide zero-emissions power for flight. ZeroAvia Alternative fuels for cars are pretty commonplace. We see electric vehicles and hybrids pretty much anytime we set foot outside our homes. Alternative fuels in the aerospace industry are much, much rarer and when you consider just how much jet engines pollute, that's a bad thing. That's where ZeroAvia comes in. The California-based startup has been quietly working on aircraft-grade hydrogen fuel cell system and, according to a report Wednesday by Fast Company, the company just tested the system succe...
Aug 14, 2019 21:58 UTC Fitness Read More

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