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Stop Sticking Things Into Your Ear

For the most part, the rules by ear doctors haven’t changed much. Seth Schwartz, chair of the guideline group, says that “ear candling” is now called out specifically as something patients definitely should not do, the practice of ear candling,

Posted in All Stories, Ed McMahon

No Member Of The Royal Family ‘Wants to be King or Queen’

That’s one of the many revelations shared by Prince Harry in an extraordinary interview. Britain’s Prince Harry has suggested that no one in the Royal Family including his brother William really wishes to rise to the throne. Harry says that

Posted in All Stories, Ed McMahon

Rescue Center Uses Artificial Intelligence to Name Guinea Pigs

The Portland Guinea Pig Rescue center asked Janelle Shane a computer research scientist if she could build an AI system that generates guinea pig names quickly. The facility frequently rescues animals and they needed a swifter way to give each

Posted in All Stories, Ed McMahon

Doctors Want ‘Cancer-Causing’ Foods Out of Hospitals

A major American doctors’ group hopes to put an end to a great irony served up daily at most U.S. hospitals: The food offered there tends to contribute to obesity, diabetes, heart disease, stroke and cancer — the very same

Posted in All Stories, Ed McMahon

Ken Doll Gets Makeover: Man Bun And More

He’s been overshadowed by Barbie for decades, but now Ken is finally getting some attention. Mattel is introducing 15 new looks for the doll, giving him new skin tones, body shapes and hair styles. The makeover is part of the

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NASA Runs Its First Ever Competition With A $5 Million Reward

The competition is called the Cube Quest Challenge. Teams will launch small CubeSat satellites, about the size of a loaf of bread, as secondary payloads on the Space Launch System rocket in 2019. There are two parts of the competition.

Posted in All Stories, Ed McMahon

35 Tons Of Confiscated Fidget Spinners To Be Crushed

It sounds like a dream come true for teachers, coaches, parents or anyone else who has had to deal with distracted kids playing with this year’s must-have toy, the fidget spinner. Frankfurt airport customs authorities confiscated 35 metric tons of

Posted in All Stories, Ed McMahon

Should You Get a Prenup Before Settling Down?

Marrying couples will put a lot of time and effort into planning even the smallest of weddings – but what about preparing for what come after the “I dos?” With so much at stake down the road – like children,

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Eating Moldy Fruit?

Summer is here, Strawberries, raspberries and blueberries, as well as peaches, plums and blackberries. But all this fresh produce also means that some may become moldy . If you accidentally eat a piece of fruit with mold, [chances are] nothing

Posted in All Stories, Ed McMahon

Fifth Grader Creates Device To Prevent Hot Car Fatalities

School is out for the summer for ten-year-old Bishop Curry of McKinney, Texas and he’ll be spending a lot of it developing his idea to help prevent deaths related to hot cars. He calls his design, “oasis” and with the

Posted in All Stories, Ed McMahon

Sylvia Maracle and Gord Downie Receive The order of Canada

Gord Downie and indigenous activist Sylvia Maracle will be appointed to the Order of Canada on Monday, while the other members of the Tragically Hip will also receive one of the country’s highest civilian honours at a later date. Maracle

Posted in All Stories, Ed McMahon

The Bat Signal In Los Angeles To Honor Adam West

Los Angeles will pay tribute to the late Adam West by lighting the Bat signal tonight. Adam West, who passed away earlier this month at the age of 88, played the role on the 1960s Batman TV series. DC Comics

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Fresh Baked Bread In Space

What’s more dangerous in space then a vicious alien, it bread! Not joking. Some 50 years ago, two astronauts sneaked a corned beef sandwich onboard NASA’s 1965 Gemini 3, and without gravity, the bread crumbs went wild. They could have

Posted in All Stories, Ed McMahon

Father’s Day Gifts For That Outdoorsy Dad

Need some ideas for father’s day this weekend, but nothing comes to mind except socks and a tie, try these fun idea’s, the inflatable lounger you can take anywhere for a quick nap. “Really comfortable! , When deflated you can

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Jay Leno and Hamilton’s Warplane Heritage Museum

An American celebrity collector was looking for a vintage aircraft part, a Northstar horseshoe radiator to be precise, one that works with a Second World War-era Merlin aircraft engine. It didn’t take long for the search to reach the Canadian

Posted in All Stories, Ed McMahon

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