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Obama keeps his promise on gun laws, but now states must act

KEVIN LAMARQUE/REUTERS President Obama promised action on gun violence, and has kept his word. In announcing executive action on guns this week, President Obama kept a promise. Last October, just hours after the deadly attack at a community college in Oregon, the President addressed a nation reeling from yet another mass shooting. The year had already been scarred by high-profile ...

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Ultrasound technology shows promise as Alzheimer’s treatment

Brooks HaysBRISBANE, Australia, March 12 (UPI) — Researchers at the University of Queensland say they’ve developed a non-invasive Alzheimer’s treatment technique using ultrasound technology. Latest News – UPI.com

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Airlines Aren’t Living Up to the Wi-Fi Promise

Filed under: Company News, Technology, Internet, Travel Industry, Investing Westend61 Taking to the friendly skies has never been more productive. More and more planes are being outfitted with Wi-Fi routers, affording passengers the option to surf the Web from their laptops, tablets and smartphones. I’ve checked email, gone online shopping and even edited articles at 40,000 feet. It’s merely a ...

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‘Our march to keep the promise of New York alive…begins today’: Bill de Blasio inaugurated as mayor on steps of City Hall

Vowing to “leave no New Yorker behind,” Mayor de Blasio took his oath of office Wednesday in an inaugration ceremony that signaled a sea change in city government and policies after 20 years of Republican and independent rule. From the opening remarks of actor Harry Belafonte to the strident words of teenage poet Ramya Ramana, the themes of income inequality ...

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