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New data on risks vs. benefits of CAR-T cancer drugs to be shared this weekend

Sat, 12/03/2016 - 10:26

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New data on riskss vs. benefit of experimental chimeric antigen receptor T-cells (CAR-Ts) will likely be in focus this weekend when companies will present their clinical results at the annual meeting of the American Society of Hematology (ASH).

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3 dead, 5 sickened after eating Thanksgiving meal in California: officials confirm

Tue, 11/29/2016 - 09:54

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Three people died and five others fell sick after eating a Thanksgiving meal provided by a San Francisco Bay Area church, authorities confirmed.

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Mark Zuckerberg: Facebook could not have influenced the election outcome

Fri, 11/11/2016 - 07:42

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During the Techonomy conference in Half Moon Bay, California, late Thursday, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg addressed the concerns that fake news related to the US presidential election proliferated on the social networking site, which did not do anything to stop it.

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Monarch butterflies are back in Pismo Beach

Sun, 11/06/2016 - 06:22

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The western monarch Butterflies are back in Pismo Beach, and currently there are an estimated 8,000 to 10,000 butterflies at the Monarch Butterfly Grove.

Migrating to the coast of California in high numbers, monarch butterflies have raised hope that this year will be more promising for the beautiful creatures. Many visitors say they can't help but watch.

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California woman wins $70 million in J&J baby powder lawsuit

Sat, 10/29/2016 - 10:02

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Delivering a tough blow to Johnson & Johnson (J&J), a St. Louis jury ruled in favor of a California woman who alleged that the company's baby powder caused her ovarian cancer.

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Cellphone app saves cardiac arrest victim’s life in Seattle

Fri, 10/21/2016 - 08:55

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A cellphone app designed to connect cardiac arrest victims with nearby people who know CPR recently saved a Seattle man's life, several media outlets reported.

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Mysterious ‘Planet Nine’ tilts entire solar system: study

Thu, 10/20/2016 - 07:31

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The hypothetical "Planet Nine," which has been bewildering scientists ever since they detected evidence for its potential existence in January this year, might have tilted our entire solar system, a new study suggested.

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Californians to vote on marijuana legalization measure next month

Fri, 10/07/2016 - 08:40

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California voters will get a chance to legalize recreational marijuana in November, when the state will ask for their opinion via the controversial ballot measure Prop 64.

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The Ocean Cleanup’s aerial expedition maps ‘Great Pacific Garbage Patch’

Thu, 10/06/2016 - 06:47

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The Ocean Cleanup's recently conducted first ever aerial reconnaissance mission over the swirling mass of plastic trash between Hawaii and California marked the launch of a burgeoning effort to clean up the "Great Pacific Garbage Patch."

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