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March 16, 2019 - 6:18 pm
A huge study suggests the Apple Watch can detect a worrisome irregular heartbeat at least sometimes — but experts say more work is needed to tell if using wearable technology to screen for heart problems really helps.
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November 09, 2018 - 3:48 pm
A think tank that has studied the content of late-night comedy for the past 26 years says Trump was the butt of more jokes in 2017 than any other public figure has for a single year. By a lot.
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FILE - In this Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014 file photo, fast food restaurant signs line Peach Street in Erie, Pa. A Centers for Disease Control and Prevention study released on Wednesday, Oct. 3, 2018 finds that one in three U.S. adults eat fast food on any given day. (Christopher Millette/Erie Times-News via AP)
October 03, 2018 - 6:44 am
NEW YORK (AP) — A government study has found that 1 in 3 U.S. adults eat fast food on any given day. That's about 85 million people. It's the first federal study to look at how often adults eat fast food. An earlier study found a similar proportion of children and adolescents ate it on any given...
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May 11, 2018 - 7:57 am
Research done at the University of Sussex and the University of Portsmouth have found that horses can read and remember people’s emotional expressions. Horses are able to distinguish between angry and happy human facial expressions, enabling them to use the information to identify people who could...
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Ald. Ameya Pawar and labor leaders discuss 'Fair Workweek' Ordinance (WBBM Newsradio/Craig Dellimore)
Craig Dellimore
May 10, 2018 - 5:57 pm
A new study shows one in five hourly paid workers is called in on short notice regularly or often. Most of them have gotten called in with less than 24 hours’ notice.
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