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The advice is ever-present and official: Slather on the sunscreen and keep evil, cancer-causing rays of the sun away from your body at all times. But in a piece at Outside , Rowan Jacobsen presents a provocative counterpoint. Rounding up research from a “rogue band of researchers,” he makes the case…
North Korea says the US should carefully consider the fate of the North Korea-US summit in light of “provocative” drills with South Korea, North Korean state news agency KCNA reports.
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As one New York City institution wrestles with high-profile molestation accusations , another finds itself the target of outcry over the “sexualization” of a young girl—in a painting. The Metropolitan Museum of Art says it will not take down the 1938 painting “Thérèse Dreaming” by the French artist Balthus, though…
A new study out of Harvard puts forward what the New York Times calls a “startling hypothesis” about Alzheimer’s. The research published in Science Translational Medicine suggests that old infections in the brain—or, more specifically, the body’s attempt to fight them off—may be at the root of the…
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Iran Seizes Cargo Ship In 'Provocative' Move
Iranian patrol boats intercepted a cargo ship in the Strait of Hormuz April 28 and forced it into Iranian territorial waters by firing shots across its bow. The move, denounced as "inappropriate" and "provocative" by the Pentagon, prompted the U.S. Navy to send a …
US Sends Destroyer After Iran Detains Ship
Seized ship being escorted to Iran's Bandar Abbas – charterer
Iranian navy intercepted US-flagged ship, official says
The highest-ranking U.S. military commander in Japan expressed concern about Tokyo’s dispute with Beijing, blaming China for “a provocative act” in comments going further than more even-handed statements from U.S. officials.
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