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Mandela’s life and legacy celebrated in London exhibition

Mandela’s life and legacy celebrated in London exhibition

Published 08/02/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - For a man who spent nearly three decades in prison, the passage of time was no doubt important to Nelson Mandela. So [more…]

Diabetes does not appear to affect children’s test scores

Diabetes does not appear to affect children’s test scores

Published 07/02/2019

(Reuters Health) - Kids living with type 1 diabetes are no different from their peers in their reading and math test scores, a Danish study [more…]

Expert panel advises against surgery for shoulder pain

Expert panel advises against surgery for shoulder pain

Published 07/02/2019

(Reuters Health) - Surgery for shoulder pain that isn’t caused by an injury has no better results than nonsurgical options or placebo surgery, and comes [more…]

Mirror test hints at surprising cognitive abilities in fish

Mirror test hints at surprising cognitive abilities in fish

Published 07/02/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A small tropical reef fish was able to recognize itself in a mirror, scientists said on Thursday in a finding that raises [more…]

Woody Allen sues Amazon Studios for quitting movie deal

Woody Allen sues Amazon Studios for quitting movie deal

Published 07/02/2019

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Woody Allen sued Amazon Studios on Thursday, saying he deserves at least $68 million in damages over their refusal to distribute [more…]

Brick by Lego brick, teen builds his own prosthetic arm

Brick by Lego brick, teen builds his own prosthetic arm

Published 07/02/2019

SANT CUGAT, Spain (Reuters) - David Aguilar has built himself a robotic prosthetic arm using Lego pieces after being born without a right forearm due [more…]

Puppets on a string draw children’s smiles in Gaza

Puppets on a string draw children’s smiles in Gaza

Published 07/02/2019

GAZA (Reuters) - A Palestinian puppeteer is tugging at heartstrings in Gaza. At a kindergarten, Mahdi Karera, who describes himself as Gaza’s first marionette-maker, put [more…]

Help available for first-time buyers, if you can find it

Help available for first-time buyers, if you can find it

Published 07/02/2019

CHICAGO (Reuters - It took 52-year-old social worker Nancy Peterson a combination of five different grants and low interest loans to accumulate $80,000 for the [more…]

Red carpet event for Liam Neeson movie scrapped after revenge remarks

Red carpet event for Liam Neeson movie scrapped after revenge remarks

Published 06/02/2019

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - The New York celebrity red carpet event on Tuesday for actor Liam Neeson’s new film “Cold Pursuit” has been canceled in [more…]

Your Money: The romance and reality of running a food truck

Your Money: The romance and reality of running a food truck

Published 05/02/2019

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Anyone with a boring 9-to-5 job and some culinary talent has at some point probably dreamed of opening their own food [more…]