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Facebook mood experiment angers users

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DOWNLOAD VIDEO Many Facebook users are outraged after it was recently revealed that the popular social networking site manipulated the information fed to hundreds of…read more

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Despite rich natural resources, many Guatemalan children suffer from malnutrition

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DOWNLOAD VIDEO Although infant death rates have dropped significantly worldwide over the past few decades, in the South American country of Guatemala around 50 percent…read more

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Should rap lyrics be used as legal evidence of criminal activity?

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DOWNLOAD VIDEO Rap lyrics are playing an increasingly prominent role as evidence in criminal cases nationwide, raising concern among legal scholars who question whether songs…read more

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New York City awards $40 million to the wrongly imprisoned “Central Park Five”

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New York City will pay $40 million to five black and Latino men who 25 years ago were wrongly convicted of violently attacking a woman in Central Park; the city’s largest ever settlement in a civil rights case. The case of the “Central Park Five” was sensationalized in the media, inflaming racial tensions in the city and adding to a perception of lawlessness. Continue reading

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Nasal spray may be lifesaver for snake bite victims

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DOWNLOAD VIDEO Although snake bites are rarely fatal in the U.S., they kill about 100,000 people worldwide every year. Now, a California doctor has created…read more

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