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Hawaiians, Pacific Islanders at greater risk of type 2 diabetes than whites at normal weights

Hawaiians, Pacific Islanders at greater risk of type 2 diabetes than whites at normal weights

SUMMARY: These fats greatly contribute to type 2 diabetes, even when the person is at normal or below normal body weight.

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FDA announces criminal investigation into vape-linked lung illnesses

FDA announces criminal investigation into vape-linked lung illnesses

SUMMARY: File Photo by Lindsay Fox/Wikimedia CommonsSept. 19 (UPI) -- Officials at the Food and Drug Administration told reporters on Thursday that the agency launched a criminal investigation of suspected vaping-linked lung illnesses.

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LeBron James's New Sneakers Have Their Own Sunglasses

LeBron James's New Sneakers Have Their Own Sunglasses

SUMMARY: No, we’re here because, while the Nike LeBron 17 has “the highest-volume Max Air unit in a LeBron shoe,” also has something else: a pair of sunglasses.

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US awards $3M to fill gaps in medical marijuana research

US awards $3M to fill gaps in medical marijuana research

SUMMARY: Other federal agencies have supported marijuana research, but much of the focus has been on potential harms.

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The Real-Life Diet of Aaron Tveit, Who Went Mostly Plant-Based for 'Moulin Rouge'

The Real-Life Diet of Aaron Tveit, Who Went Mostly Plant-Based for 'Moulin Rouge'

SUMMARY: The name of the game, I've found—especially as I've gotten a little bit older—is that it becomes all about recovery and maintenance.

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Scientists reconstruct skeleton of elusive, pre-historic human

Scientists reconstruct skeleton of elusive, pre-historic human

SUMMARY: JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Researchers in Israel say they have reconstructed the skeleton of a pre-historic human from a long-extinct and elusive species using DNA found in the pinky bone of a 13-year-old girl who died 70,000 years ago.

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Armani sees airy spring for Emporio line, Fendi picks earthy tones in Milan

Armani sees airy spring for Emporio line, Fendi picks earthy tones in Milan

SUMMARY: MILAN (Reuters) - Italian designer Giorgio Armani chose a light breezy silhouette for his Emporio Armani line at Milan Fashion Week on Thursday, picking soft colours and loose cuts for the brand’s spring line.

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Seattle gets shirtless 'hot guy' coffee shop in place of bikini-barista location

Seattle gets shirtless 'hot guy' coffee shop in place of bikini-barista location

SUMMARY: The Dreamboyz Espresso coffee shop opened Sept. 13 in Seattle’s Capitol Hill, in the same location of a former LadyBug Bikini Espresso shop, which reportedly closed due to lack of business.

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Nancy Pelosi unveils an ambitious plan to lower drug prices

Nancy Pelosi unveils an ambitious plan to lower drug prices

SUMMARY: The Commerce Department's inflation index for prescription drug prices has declined in seven of the last eight months, which is highly unusual.

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How the Trump Administration Plans to Open Millions of Acres of Public Land for Drilling

How the Trump Administration Plans to Open Millions of Acres of Public Land for Drilling

SUMMARY: Its mission is "to sustain the health, diversity, and productivity of the public lands for the use and enjoyment of present and future generations."

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How Your Parent's Untreated Bipolar Disorder Can Affect You For Years

How Your Parent's Untreated Bipolar Disorder Can Affect You For Years

SUMMARY: Data also shows children of parents with bipolar disorder are at a significantly higher risk for bipolar disorder and post-traumatic stress disorder.

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Don't break up Big Tech, says Bill Gates. The world's second-richest man says regulation is the way forward - and he's speaking from experience.

Don't break up Big Tech, says Bill Gates. The world's second-richest man says regulation is the way forward - and he's speaking from experience.

SUMMARY: Microsoft was late in the game when it introduced its internet browser, Internet Explorer, in 1995.

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TSA officer uses Heimlich maneuver to save passenger

TSA officer uses Heimlich maneuver to save passenger

SUMMARY: Brenda Irizarry, the lead transportation security officer at Juneau International Airport, performed the Heimlich maneuver as TSA supervisor Jessie Ashton called emergency services.

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Prague to resurrect forgotten land in the shadow of its spires

Prague to resurrect forgotten land in the shadow of its spires

SUMMARY: REUTERS/David W CernyYet in the shadow of the fairytale setting lies a less romantic realm of derelict factories, shuttered breweries and other remnants of a faded industrial era, which city officials and developers see as an untapped treasure.

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The 26 most essential apps and devices every entrepreneur needs in their toolbox, according to founders and CEOs

The 26 most essential apps and devices every entrepreneur needs in their toolbox, according to founders and CEOs

SUMMARY: The 26 most essential apps and devices every entrepreneur needs in their toolbox, according to founders and CEOs

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Chilean start-up, 'Wheel the World,' broadens horizons for disabled

Chilean start-up, 'Wheel the World,' broadens horizons for disabled

SUMMARY: SANTIAGO (Reuters) - A Chilean start-up has been launched to open up some of the world’s most iconic tourist attractions to disabled visitors.

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Style trumps fashion at Prada, Pilotto goes to the beach at Milan shows

Style trumps fashion at Prada, Pilotto goes to the beach at Milan shows

SUMMARY: MILAN (Reuters) - Prada chose personal style over fashion while Peter Pilotto merged the beach with the ballroom at their catwalk shows on Wednesday, kicking off the first day of Milan Fashion Week.

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Jil Sander Is Giving Serious Fashion Some Soul

Jil Sander Is Giving Serious Fashion Some Soul

SUMMARY: Courtesy of Jil Sander Their new collection for Jil Sander takes fall layering to inventive new heights with assemblages of uniquely cut pieces in matching fabrics.

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Philippines declares new polio outbreak after 19 years

Philippines declares new polio outbreak after 19 years

SUMMARY: Those findings are enough to declare an outbreak of the crippling disease in a previously polio-free country like the Philippines, he said.

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Plane spotting around the world

Plane spotting around the world

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