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2.7 million taxpayers had identities stolen last year - IRS

Business News - Tue, 06/02/2015 - 13:03
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Surgical death rates for babies kept secret from parents

CNN - Tue, 06/02/2015 - 12:51
Take a look at a newborn's tiny fist. Now imagine the fist is a heart -- they're about the same size -- and a surgeon must operate on it. Patch up holes. Widen vessels the diameter of a cocktail straw. Sew in thin plastic tubing.
Categories: National News

AOL redesigns website to cater to mobile users

Business News - Tue, 06/02/2015 - 12:49
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100,000 Walmart managers get a raise

Business News - Tue, 06/02/2015 - 12:43
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20 weird and wonderful destination slogans

CNN World - Tue, 06/02/2015 - 12:26
Can a slogan really sell a place? Sometimes. Sometimes... not so much.
Categories: International News

Airport security misses fake bombs

CNN - Tue, 06/02/2015 - 12:19
Airport screeners failed to detect explosives and weapons in nearly every test that an undercover Homeland Security team conducted at dozens of airports, according to an internal investigation.
Categories: National News

Register Today For MSU's Basketball Camps

Bulldog Beat - Tue, 06/02/2015 - 12:05
STARKVILLE, Miss. – Applications are still being accepted for this summer's boys basketball camps at Mississippi State.

Tulsa County Sheriff's Office under investigation

CNN - Tue, 06/02/2015 - 11:50
Weeks after a controversial shooting sparked allegations of misconduct in the Tulsa County Sheriff's Office, state officials say they've opened an investigation into the department.
Categories: National News

Seniors Stay Mobile While Undergoing Oxygen Therapy

Lifestyles - Tue, 06/02/2015 - 11:49
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(NewsUSA) - Growing old gracefully can be a challenge, and rarely is it kind. It can be made more difficult if you need to be tethered to an oxygen tank just to breathe. For those who suffer from respiratory problems, every step is an effort and living life independently is nearly impossible.

According to the American Lung Association, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is the third leading cause of death in America (heart disease and cancer take the top spots, respectively) and affect more than 12.7 million adults aged 18 and over. A 2011 study found that of the 4.7 million Americans ever diagnosed with emphysema, 92 percent are 45 or older.

While portable oxygen concentrators (POCs) have come a long way from the cumbersome nuisances they once were, seniors say there is still a stigma attached to carrying one around in public.

"Freedom is my life," says Carol Holland, a woman who relies on oxygen just to get through her day. "So being tethered to an oxygen machine is not my favorite thing. It's an unpleasant reminder of your disability."

One company is helping people like Holland live as independently as possible, even with the need for supplemental oxygen or oxygen therapy.

Inogen, a home health care provider, has created the Inogen One G3, a lightweight POC that is easy to use and can be taken anywhere. The Inogen One G3 continuously purifies the air from the atmosphere by removing nitrogen to deliver oxygen-rich air through a nasal cannula. The system is powered by a rechargeable battery or an AC or DC source. The Inogen One does not require oxygen refills or heavy tanks, can travel easily in a pack or on wheels and requires only minor maintenance.

Why should seniors spend another day feeling trapped by their oxygen therapy devices? All it takes is a simple phone call to 1-800-496-8120 to find out more. For more details about Inogen One, visit

Phoenix sues FAA over airplane noise

CNN - Tue, 06/02/2015 - 11:48
How bad is the airplane noise over Phoenix?
Categories: National News

Health care companies see $ signs as Baby Boomers age

Business News - Tue, 06/02/2015 - 11:45
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Muslim woman denied soda can 'weapon' on flight

CNN - Tue, 06/02/2015 - 11:30
A simple request for an unopened can of Diet Coke left Tahera Ahmad in tears.
Categories: National News

3 cool technologies that could save the world's water

Business News - Tue, 06/02/2015 - 11:19
One company uses moss to clean water, while another purifies it by passing it through stone. A third promises a new technology that can cut the cost of turning sea water into drinking water by 70%.

This could be the first country to go cashless

Business News - Tue, 06/02/2015 - 11:18
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5 billionaires giving their fortunes away

Business News - Tue, 06/02/2015 - 10:55
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Time to end Israel's impunity

CNN World - Tue, 06/02/2015 - 10:49
Last summer, while visiting our family in Shuafat, a neighborhood in occupied East Jerusalem, my son Tariq was chased, zip-tied, and beaten unconscious by Israeli police officers as he watched a protest. The protest was in response to the kidnapping and killing of his 16-year-old friend and cousin, Muhammad Abu Khdeir, by Israeli settlers the day before.
Categories: International News

Takata recall shock: Replacement airbags must be replaced

Business News - Tue, 06/02/2015 - 10:18
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10 more billionaires join Buffett-Gates Giving Pledge

Business News - Tue, 06/02/2015 - 10:18
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