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The ABCs and Ds of Whether to Get Prostate Cancer Screening

The ABCs and Ds of Whether to Get Prostate Cancer Screening

It can be hard for physicians to follow current thinking of experts on medical care. It must be exponentially harder for the public to make sense of it. Recently, the United States Preventive Services Task Force changed its recommendation on …

by June 26, 2017 0 comments News
Belfast Students Threatened With Expulsion Over St Patrick’s Day Behaviour In Holylands Area

Belfast Students Threatened With Expulsion Over St Patrick’s Day Behaviour In Holylands Area

Belfast students involved in anti-social behaviour on St Patrick’s Day could be expelled, universities have warned.

The announcement follows a series of incidents in the predominantly-student Holyland area of South Belfast in recent years.

In 2009, riots broke out after …

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Mischa Barton Obtains ‘Sex Tape Restraining Order’ Against Two Ex-Boyfriends

Mischa Barton Obtains ‘Sex Tape Restraining Order’ Against Two Ex-Boyfriends

Actress Mischa Barton has obtained separate restraining orders against two ex-boyfriends, Adam Shaw and Jon Zacharias. A judge ordered the two men to stay away from Mischa and prohibited them from distributing or selling any videos or photos of the …

by June 26, 2017 0 comments News
With Goon sequel, Jay Baruchel hopes to usher in new era of Cancon

With Goon sequel, Jay Baruchel hopes to usher in new era of Cancon

Actor Jay Baruchel poses for a picture at the Rogers Centre, in Toronto, Monday, June 6, 2016. (Eduardo Lima/THE CANADIAN PRESS)

Back in 2012, when the world had fewer things to worry about, the City of Toronto got itself bent …

by June 26, 2017 0 comments News
New Zealand sailing team reaches match point in America’s Cup

New Zealand sailing team reaches match point in America’s Cup

Emirates Team New Zealand helmsman Peter Burling, centre, runs across the boat during the seventh race of America’s Cup final against Oracle Team USA on Sunday in Hamilton, Bermuda. (Gregory Bull/AP)

Helmsman Peter Burling and his underdog Emirates Team New …

by June 26, 2017 0 comments News
Ed Sheeran closes Glastonbury 2017

Ed Sheeran closes Glastonbury 2017

The star has dominated the charts in 2017

Pop star Ed Sheeran has headlined Glastonbury’s Pyramid Stage, just six years after his debut at one of the festival’s smallest venues.

In 2011, the star played the solar-powered Croissant Neuf stage, …

by June 26, 2017 0 comments News
SORRY, CHRISTIANS: The Bible Fails ‘Inclusive Language’ Standards At Evangelical College

SORRY, CHRISTIANS: The Bible Fails ‘Inclusive Language’ Standards At Evangelical College

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An evangelical Christian university in Minnesota is encouraging its professors to stop using words with masculine connotations — such as “man” and “mankind” — because those words aren’t sufficiently “inclusive.”

Bethel University in St. Paul is …

by June 25, 2017 0 comments News
Drones: Canada imposes strict new rules following a jump in dangerous incidents

Drones: Canada imposes strict new rules following a jump in dangerous incidents

File photo – An airplane flies over a drone during the Polar Bear Plunge on Coney Island in the Brooklyn borough of New York Jan. 1, 2015. (REUTERS/Carlo Allegri)

Drone fans north of the border have been hit with tough …

by June 25, 2017 0 comments News
U.S. prosecutors probing leak of CIA materials to WikiLeaks: Sources

U.S. prosecutors probing leak of CIA materials to WikiLeaks: Sources

The source, who is familiar with the investigation and requested anonymity to discuss sensitive information, said the probe is focused on who leaked descriptions and technical information on techniques and tools the CIA has used to eavesdrop on intelligence targets …

by June 25, 2017 0 comments News
Celebration, Florida may be destroyed in order to save it

Celebration, Florida may be destroyed in order to save it

CC BY 2.0 Celebration, Florida/ WP

Celebration, Florida is an example of what is called New Urbanism, modeled after older towns with compact downtowns, walkable streets designed for slower traffic, trees for shade. Some find it creepy; others admire it …

by June 25, 2017 0 comments Lifestyle