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The Latest: Difficult search goes on in California mudslides

MONTECITO, Calif. (AP) - The Latest on deadly California mudslides (all times local): 11:20 a.m. The difficult search goes on in Montecito, California, five days after storm-spawned mudslides roared down from fire-stripped hillsides and smashed through dozen

Impact of temperature on mitochondrial DNA evolution

A new study provides evidence towards selection in mtDNA due to variations in temperature.

Brain iron levels may predict multiple sclerosis disabilities

A new, highly accurate MRI technique can monitor iron levels in the brains of multiple sclerosis (MS) patients and help identify those at a higher risk for developing physical disability, according to a new study.

A dozen new moons of Jupiter discovered, including one 'oddball'

Twelve new moons orbiting Jupiter have been found -- 11 'normal' outer moons, and one that they're calling an 'oddball.' Astronomers first spotted the moons in the spring of 2017 while they were looking for very distant solar system objects as part of the hun

Russia & EU negotiate Ukraine gas transit as exports to Europe reach seasonal high

Russia is holding talks with the EU and Ukraine over extending a new gas transit contract after 2019 as the country continues to increase its share of the European market. Read Full Article at

The Interpretation of Images: Retaining Our Humanity in the Age of Artificial Intelligence

AI can now interpret photographs with amazing accuracy while also generating fake images that look believably real — so what can humans do to retain an advantage in the world of imagery?

Prospect Watch: Hudson Potts improving each month in Lake Elsinore

In 88 games with the Storm this season, Potts is tied for third in the league in home runs (16) and second in total bases (173).

The Latest: SEC adds player safety rules for 2018

ATLANTA (AP) The Latest on SEC Media Days

Syracuse women's basketball coach gets contract extension

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) Syracuse women's basketball coach Quentin Hillsman has agreed to a contract extension through 2024.

World's largest study on allergic rhinitis reveals new risk genes

Scientists have presented the largest study so far on allergic rhinitis. The data of nearly 900,000 participants revealed loci in the human genome whose changes significantly increase the risk of disease.

The depths of the ocean and gut flora unravel the mystery of microbial genes

Surprisingly, the functions of a huge number of microbial genes are still unknown. This knowledge gap can be thought of as ''genomic dark matter'' in microbes, and neither computational biology nor current lab techniques have been able address this gap. This

The Latest: Thomas hopeful holding claret jug won't jinx him

CARNOUSTIE, Scotland (AP) The Latest from the British Open (all times local):

Wrestlers sue Ohio State over doctor’s sexual misconduct

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) A lawsuit by four former Ohio State University wrestlers alleges the school failed to stop ''rampant sexual misconduct'' by a now-dead team doctor despite being repeatedly informed about his behavior.

20 years after Birkdale, Rose seeks 1st British Open title

CARNOUSTIE, Scotland (AP) It's been 20 years since Justin Rose, his slight frame shrouded by a baggy red sweater, holed out for eagle to secure a tie for fourth place at the British Open.

NPA crisis: ICICI audit committee hires law firm to probe into 31 accounts

The independent audit committee investigating the alleged irregularities in 31 NPA accounts of ICICI Bank has hired a law firm to assist the panel, an official said today. «An independent law firm has been appointed by the audit committee looking int

Trump 're-election' campaign blows past $1 million in legal bills since January

Whether Donald Trump will attempt to run for a second «presidential» term in 2020 is an open question. True, his re-election campaign launched almost immediately after he moved into the White House, but as of yet the Donald Trump 2020 campaign app

Move Over, Picasso: Robot Paintings Are Surprisingly Good

Is there anything robots can’t do? Aside from sexually please a woman and take out the trash, the answer is increasingly no. Case in point: Online gallery RobotArt recently announced the winners of […] The post Move Over, Picasso: Robot Paintings

Dodgers reportedly take the lead in Machado sweepstakes

There is a growing belief that Manny Machado will be traded before the conclusion of the MLB All-Star break, but baseball reporters still lack consensus when it comes to which team is the frontrunner to land the star shortstop.On Monday night, multiple report

Report: Rob Gronkowski will not hold out from training camp

There has been no word about a new contract agreement between Rob Gronkowski and the New England Patriots, but the star tight end apparently intends to show up to work next week with or without a restructured deal.ESPN’s Adam Schefter reports that Gronkowsk

Temporary Installations Create Winding Paths Through a Forest in the South of England

For her 2011 series Come With Me, UK-based artist Ellie Davies (previously) constructed pathways through the New Forest in the South of England where she grew up. The pathways, built from wool, powder, paint, and mounds of dirt, follow the natural curvatur

US trade war could cost global economy $430 billion, IMF warns

The risk of current trade tensions escalating further is the greatest near-term threat to global growth, said the International Monetary Fund (IMF) in its latest World Economic Outlook report. Read Full Article at

Facebook accused of protecting far-right activists that broke site rules - CNET

A documentary says some pages are kept safe from deletion by «shielded review.»

Connie Chan breaks the mold at Andreessen Horowitz, becoming the first general partner to be promoted from within

Investor Connie Chan has made such an impact on her colleagues at Andreessen Horowitz (a16z) since joining the firm in 2011 that today, they’re announcing Chan’s appointment to general partner. It’s a big deal for the Sand Hill Road venture

An app that uses AI to help you improve your basketball shot just raised $4 million

Let’s be real: you are most certainly never going to be as good as Steve Nash, Chris Paul, James Harden — or really any professional NBA player. But it probably won’t stop you from trying to practice or model your game around your favorite play

Freddie Freeman on Home Run Derby: 'That was a blast'

Freddie Freeman on Home Run Derby: 'That was a blast'

Kid reporter Josephine learns what it takes to call a Marlins game

In this excerpt from Marlins ClubHouse, kid reporter Josephine learns what it takes to call a Marlins game!

The redemption of a «destroyed» F1 outcast

Many different story lines made up the 2017/18 Formula E season, but none stole the show quite as much as the redemption of Jean-Eric Vergne.The Techeetah racer claimed his first FE title at last weekend's New York finale, following it up with a walk-off win

Russian spy worked with Trump, the NRA, and a who's-who of Republican politicians at all levels

On Monday, Russian pro-gun activist and lifetime NRA member Maria Butina, was arrested on charges of conspiracy to defraud the United States and acting as a covert agent of the Russian government. The indictment against Butina, on the same day that Donald T

Republicans know Trump's Putin performance was a disaster. But do anything about it? Ha

How bad was Donald Trump’s performance at his press conference with Vladimir Putin on Monday? So bad that half a dozen Fox News personalities were critical. So bad that: A former senior White House official, who worked closely with Trump, immediatel

America’s day of shame: Donald Trump acts as Putin’s puppet. Will Republicans do anything?

Political and media class erupts at President Trump after spectacle of shame in Helsinki. But will anything change?

Late night hosts baffled by cozy Trump-Putin summit: It’s “treason”

“Helsinki has frozen over!”

Fans to decide if Kevin Smith’s “Hollyweed” series gets greenlight

New Rivit TV platform lets viewers choose what goes into production

MLB commissioner Rob Manfred talks expansion of the league

MLB commissioner Rob Manfred joins Cris Carter, Nick Wright and Jenna Wolfe to talk expansion of the league.

HUL shares fall 4 pc, m-cap drops by Rs 151.74 bn after Q1 results

HUL delivered another strong quarter but that is somewhat par for the course now, considering its recent results delivery plus the stock's heady valuation

The Latest: Rose doesn’t understand poor British Open record

CARNOUSTIE, Scotland (AP) The Latest from the British Open (all times local):

Abraham favourite to replace Simeon for 2019

With the first half of the 2018 MotoGP season coming to an end at the Sachsenring, only two rides, one at the newly-formed SIC Yamaha satellite team alongside Franco Morbidelli, and one at Avintia Ducati are still up for grabs.The Avintia squad has yet to for

T-Shirt Tuesday: The Best Teen Titans Shirts

Back in the days of geek prehistory, a T-shirt was a signal to the world around you that you cared about your nerdy pursuits enough to fly them like a flag. Companies like […] The post T-Shirt Tuesday: The Best Teen Titans Shirts appeared first on Geek.

Renault says it must look for Sainz alternatives

The French manufacturer's F1 managing director Cyril Abiteboul wants to finalise its 2019 line-up as soon as possible, with Sainz's future dependent on what Red Bull does with Daniel Ricciardo.Red Bull believes a fresh deal with Ricciardo is close to being fi

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Cartoon: Pros and cons of the new Supreme Court

As usual, the news cycle has shifted under my feet as I work on a cartoon. This time, it's Trump's nausea-inducing summit with Putin bumping the nausea-inducing radicalization of the Supreme Court out of the headlines. But thinking in terms of evaporating new

Morning Digest: Independent poll gives Hawaii's governor his first lead in Democratic primary

The Daily Kos Elections Morning Digest is compiled by David Nir, Jeff Singer, Stephen Wolf, and Carolyn Fiddler, with additional contributions from David Jarman, Steve Singiser, Daniel Donner, James Lambert, David Beard, and Arjun Jaikumar. Leading Off ●
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