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Woman Learns She Accidentally Gives Away Own Child In Surrogacy Phenomenon

When Jessica Allen of California became a surrogate for another couple, she never believed that she’d become pregnant with her own child after their embryo had been implanted into her uterus. Unfortunately, for Allen and her husband Mike, they unwittingly gave up custody of their own child. In what doctors called superfetation, Allen experienced a […]

October 29th, 2017 | Posted in New | Read More »

JetBlue Addressing A321 Lavatory Alignment Problem

JetBlue Airways came up with a plan to generate profit – it would reduce the size of its bathrooms to fit more passengers in its A321 gets. However, that plan seems not to be working out like the company thought it would. According to Steve Priest, JetBlue’s chief financial officer, 21 of its installed bathrooms […]

October 29th, 2017 | Posted in Business,New,Travel | Read More »

Microsoft Discontinues Manufacturing and Selling Kinect Devices

Microsoft has decided to kill its state-of-the-art, motion-sensing peripheral device – Kinect, which was introduced for its Xbox 360 and upgraded for its current game console – the Xbox One. According to two Microsoft executives – Xbox Devices Marketing General Manager Matthew Lapsen and device creator Alex Kipman, the company has indeed stopped producing the […]

October 29th, 2017 | Posted in Business,Featured,New,Sci/Tech | Read More »

Your Poop May Indicate The Effectiveness Of Your Diet

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Did you know that your diet may be affected by the poop that’s in your intestines? According to a study that looked at stool samples and is published in the International Journal of Obesity, a diet’s success may be the result of the bacteria in a person’s gut. 62 overweight participants were involved in the […]

September 19th, 2017 | Posted in Featured,Health,New | Read More »

Verizon Sends Notices Of October Disconnection To 8,500 Rural Customers

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8,500 rural Verizon customers in 13 states are getting the boot from the company’s wireless Internet due to their heavy data usage making it impossible for the company to make a profit from the account. The problem? Many of these users are on unlimited data plans. Kelly Crummey, Verizon corporate communications director, said the customers […]

September 17th, 2017 | Posted in Business,Featured,Sci/Tech | Read More »

States Must Provide Voting Information To Election Integrity Commission

Every state “Secretary of State” received a letter from President Trump’s election integrity commission asking for information on voter rolls. Kris Kobach, Kansas secretary of state, said the commission wants the following information: Full names Birthdates Addresses Political party affiliation (if noted) Voting history going back to 2006 Last four digits of Social Security numbers […]

July 2nd, 2017 | Posted in New | Read More »

Nashville Musician’s Wife and Heart Transplant Recipient Dies Hours After Giving Birth

Within hours of her daughter’s birth, the wife of a Nashville musician and a heart transplant recipient breathed her last. Nathan Johnson and his wife Megan welcomed the birth of their newborn daughter around 2:40 a.m. Tuesday. And, seven hours later, Megan experienced complications and died. According to Josh Wilson, a bandmate and friend to […]

July 2nd, 2017 | Posted in New | Read More »

Amazon’s Popular Prime Day Sale Begins July 10

Amazon’s third annual “Prime Day” is just around the corner, and will offer new deals to its Prime members every five minutes. The event, which begins on July 10 at 9 p.m. will run until July 12 until 3 a.m. Non-prime members can sign up for a membership before or on July 11 to take […]

July 1st, 2017 | Posted in Business,New | Read More »

New York Times Report: President Doesn’t Seem Appear To Understand Healthcare Policy

It appears that President Donald Trump has no real understanding of healthcare policy, despite his claims. According to a New York Times report, the president appeared to be “especially confused” in a meeting with senators after a senator cautioned that bill opponents would make observations that the policy is a huge tax break for the […]

July 1st, 2017 | Posted in New | Read More »

Kissing Bug Disease Far Deadlier Than Originally Thought

It was once believed that the Kissing Bug was a harmless insect, but new studies show that it can pack a deadly punch. The kissing bug gets its name for biting the faces and lips of people while sleeping. It turns out these kisses can be fatal. After they pierce the skin, the bug excretes […]

May 21st, 2017 | Posted in Health,New | Read More »

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