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Is there a real mainstream play finally in the making for 3D printing? Creating custom wearables has been one of the hyped proposed uses for 3D printing. New York-based SOLS is putting the technology to work in footwear. The startup recently closed...
From: Xconomy | By: João-Pierre S. Ruth | Monday, March 2, 2015
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The ranking illustrates how states perform in the five essential elements of well-being: purpose, social, financial, community, and physical...
From: Time | By: Jennifer So | Monday, March 2, 2015
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Oil is a volatile market, but prices are in a long term upward trend
From: Time | By: Jennifer So | Monday, March 2, 2015
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Obese people are far more likely to become disabled as they age, and researchers say this burgeoning demographic will strain hospitals and nursing homes....
From: Kaiser Health News | By: Sarah Varney | Monday, March 2, 2015
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Before the end of this year, healthcare software maker eRelevance hopes to add another 700 medical-clinic customers to the more than 100 it already has, while also tripling its staff to about 30, according to founder and CEO Bob Fabbio. A $1.4 million...
From: Xconomy | By: David Holley | Monday, March 2, 2015
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by Marshall Allen Dr. Chuck Denham, once a leading voice for patient safety, will pay $1 million to settle civil allegations that he took kickbacks to promote a drug company's product in national health quality guidelines, the Justice Department announced...
From: ProPublica | By: ProPublica | Tuesday, March 3, 2015
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Sabre Industries, a portfolio company of Kohlberg & Company LLC, has bought FWT from Satori Capital. No financial terms were disclosed. Houlihan Lokey was financial advisor to FWT on the transaction. Based in Fort Worth, Texas, FWT is a maker of...
From: PE Hub | By: Iris Dorbian | Monday, March 2, 2015
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Spending millions to revitalize a struggling portion of the city might seem like a good bet, but the current effort led by a billionaire CEO is facing major challenges....
From: The Atlantic | By: Alana Semuels | Monday, March 2, 2015
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Challengers get their second shot Wednesday to try and gut Obama's historic health-care reform law. Will the chief justice stand in their way again? Image: Steve Petteway/ Wikimedia Commons The post The Fate of the Affordable Care Act Rests in John Roberts’...
From: RH Reality Check | By: Jessica Mason Pieklo | Monday, March 2, 2015
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Bad news for those planning to do anything other than look at art this week: Your week is fucked. It’s Armory Week, which for art professionals and lovers alike means a marathon of art-viewing practically guaranteed to hurt your eyes at some point....
From: Art Fag City | By: Paddy Johnson and Corinna Kirsch | Monday, March 2, 2015
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The first-ever Dallas Startup Week begins today, aiming to introduce the region’s different entrepreneurial ecosystems to each other. “Now, there is collaboration happening,” says Michael Sitarzewski, one of the startup week’s organizers. “We’re...
From: Xconomy | By: Angela Shah | Monday, March 2, 2015
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Nearly 3,000 inmates have been moved out of the private facility after last month's uprising, and staff is being laid off. There is a probe into how the for-profit company ran the prison.
From: NPR | By: John Burnett | Tuesday, March 3, 2015
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Cheaper gasoline has benefited millions of motorists around the U.S. But in Houston the downturn in prices has brought layoffs and could hurt other sectors, including finance and real estate.
From: NPR | By: Andrew Schneider | Tuesday, March 3, 2015
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NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Here are 10 things you should know for Monday, March 2: 1. -- U.S. stock futures were looking up Monday, as investors await data on consumer spending and income. European stocks were at seven-year highs, although signs of deflation...
From: TheStreet | By: Nora Morrison | Monday, March 2, 2015
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March 2: China gets a rate cut for the second time in three months. Plus, get your smartphone at the ready for the World Mobile Congress The post There’s something about (the People’s Bank of) China appeared first on Macleans.ca....
From: Macleans | By: Katherine Dunn | Monday, March 2, 2015
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Seven players were ejected in overtime of Texas' 61-59 win over No. 14 Baylor Monday night after they left their respective benches to join a shoving match between two opposing players.
From: ESPN | By: Myron Medcalf | Tuesday, March 3, 2015
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Houston Rockets star James Harden has been suspended one game for kicking LeBron James in the groin.
From: ESPN | By: Calvin Watkins | Tuesday, March 3, 2015
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This chart explains what's at stake and who's involved in making the decisions of the vast estate of Whitney Houston's daughter
From: People | Tuesday, March 3, 2015
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The nurse, Nina Pham, asserts that Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital knowingly left workers without the training or equipment needed to handle Ebola....
From: New York Times | By: RICHARD PÉREZ-PEÑA | Tuesday, March 3, 2015
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New international ad campaign highlights photos shot on iPhone
From: Time | By: Olivier Laurent | Sunday, March 1, 2015
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Mayra Rosales loses 800 pounds, and she is now helping others with their own weight issues. Rosales made news in 2008 when she confessed to rolling over and killing her infant nephew. However, this woman was not guilty of the crime. Police investigated...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Regina Avalos | Monday, March 2, 2015
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A private contractor that operates a Texas prison where inmates set fires and caused significant damage after taking over part of the facility says prisoners orchestrated the uprising to get transferred....
From: Fox News | Monday, March 2, 2015
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Now Daniel Howland will remember the color-changing dress that puzzled the world forever
From: People | Monday, March 2, 2015
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James P. Allison, who saw the devastating effects of cancer on his family, discovered a way to disable one of its main defenses....
From: New York Times | By: CLAUDIA DREIFUS | Monday, March 2, 2015
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It’s Monday, and that means it’s time for another edition of FiveThirtyEight’s NBA Power Ratings. The least you need to know about how these numbers work: Each team is ranked according to a projection of its strength over the upcoming week —...
From: FiveThirtyEight | By: Neil Paine | Monday, March 2, 2015
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Just in case there was a chance one would ever forget about The Breakfast Club, a remastered edition is on its way. SXSW will premiere the shiny new version of the John Hughes classic on March 17 at the Paramount Theatre in Austin, Texas for its 30th...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Will Robinson | Monday, March 2, 2015
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What has been known for some time is now official: the Dallas Cowboys have placed the franchise tag on wide receiver Dez Bryant.
From: ESPN Dallas | By: Todd Archer | Monday, March 2, 2015
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Nina Pham, the 26-year-old nurse who contracted Ebola while caring a patient, has filed suit in Dallas County against Texas Health Resources. Pham was employed at Texas Health Presbyterian when she became infected while caring for the first person diagnosed...
From: Fox News | Monday, March 2, 2015
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IRVING, Texas -- With the salary cap set at $143.28 million for 2015, the Dallas Cowboys officially have a cap of $148,298,313, according to ESPN’s Stats & Information. That gives them $19.15 million in cap room, but that does not include the $12.823...
From: ESPN | By: Todd Archer | Monday, March 2, 2015
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CIA whistleblower John Kiriakou is more than three weeks into an 86-day term on house arrest. He was released from a federal “correctional” institution in Loretto, Pennsylvania, in early February. Kiriakou pled guilty to violating the Intelligence...
From: Firedoglake | By: Kevin Gosztola | Monday, March 2, 2015
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You may have heard that Chrysler debuted new supercharged, high-powered Charger and Challenger vehicles known as the Hellcat earlier this year. The limited-edition muscle car is already in high demand with consumers, but with such popularity comes concerns...
From: Consumerist | By: Ashlee Kieler | Monday, March 2, 2015
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Austin Bertram was terrified that he had lost the use of his legs.
From: Fox News | Monday, March 2, 2015
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Syfy has announced some new casting for Sharknado 3. It seems like this mockbuster franchise is increasingly being stuffed with celebrity cameos, some of which make little to no sense. (Much like the plot of these films, I’m sure some would say.) The...
From: SlashFilm | By: Peter Sciretta | Monday, March 2, 2015
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After Houston beat the Cleveland Cavaliers on Sunday, the Rockets declared James Harden the new King James. Harden’s incredible season doesn’t mean the Cavaliers should panic....
From: New York Times | By: BENJAMIN HOFFMAN | Monday, March 2, 2015
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In 2014, Jared Leto won an Oscar for his performance in Dallas Buyers Club. In 2015, that meant two things. He could do any role he wanted and he had to appear at awards shows to present. We know the role he chose, Joker in David Ayer‘s Suicide Squad,...
From: SlashFilm | By: Germain Lussier | Monday, March 2, 2015
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The negotiating endgame with Iran is upon us. The Obama administration had no choice but to hold fast to the March 31st deadline, allowing further time only to add detail if a framework agreement can be reached. Restiveness on Capitol Hill is growing...
From: Arms Control Wonk | By: krepon | Monday, March 2, 2015
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01.18.15-03.21.15 Dallas Contemporary, Dallas, review written by Darren Jones
From: ArtForum | Monday, March 2, 2015
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24-year-old Daniel Howland has tattooed the now infamous dress (you know the one) on his leg, where it will live forever.  on Buzzfeed reports the Texas native said "he had some extra space on his leg," and "didn't see a reason not to." Howland already...
From: Business Insider | By: Caroline Moss | Monday, March 2, 2015
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When a Texas jury rejected an insanity defense and convicted Eddie Ray Routh in the murder of "American Sniper" Chris Kyle and Chad Littlefield, it raised a question: If this guy isn't crazy, writes Steve Chapman, who is? Routh had a voluminous history...
From: Reason | By: Reason.com | Monday, March 2, 2015
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Filed under: Retail, Internet, Stocks, Mobile Technology, Investing Marcio Jose Sanchez/AP It's been an up-and-down year so far in 2015. Stocks moved lower in January, only to bounce back last month. Along comes March to break the tie. Let's check out...
From: Daily Finance | By: Rick Aristotle Munarriz | Monday, March 2, 2015
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Nina Pham, 26, who contracted Ebola after caring for a patient, tells the Dallas Morning News that she will file a lawsuit Monday charging the hospital in Dallas lacked proper training and equipment.
From: NPR | By: Doreen McCallister | Monday, March 2, 2015
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This guy was not—as Oregon state Rep. Bill Post has claimed—a Republican. John Nichols at The Nation writes Mr. Spock Was a McGovernite: Remembering Leonard Nimoy’s ‘Live Long and Prosper’ Politics: George McGovern’s anti-war candidacy for...
From: Daily Kos | By: Meteor Blades | Tuesday, March 3, 2015
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I have known for the last five weeks—since January 27, to be exact—that the Supreme Court will uphold the Administration’s interpretation of the federal-subsidies provisions in the ACA when it issues its decision in the infamous King v. Burwell...
From: Angry Bear | By: Beverly Mann | Tuesday, March 3, 2015
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Texas State Rep. Tony Tinderholt doesn’t want gays to do even once what he’s done five times. Tinderholt (R) recently filed a judicial conduct complaint against state District Judge David Wahlberg, who allowed the state’s first gay marriage on...
From: Liberaland | By: Alan | Tuesday, March 3, 2015
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Rabbi Shmuley Boteach, who calls himself “America’s Rabbi,” apologized for his organization’s ad claiming that White House National Security Advisor Susan Rice is complicit in genocide. “Susan Rice has a blind spot: Genocide,” says the ad,...
From: Time | By: Alex Rogers | Tuesday, March 3, 2015
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Some shows premiere big. Some sneak onto the screen. NBC's "The Night Shift" is definitely an example of the latter. While the medical drama premiered last summer without much fanfare, it built a solid viewership over the course of its eight episode...
From: Indiewire | By: Liz Shannon Miller | Tuesday, March 3, 2015
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Paydiant, founded in 2010 and based near Boston, helps retailers such as Subway and Harris Teeter Supermarkets Inc. develop mobile-payment options and customer-loyalty programs in their own applications. The acquisition highlights how competition in...
From: San Francisco Chronicle | By: Chronicle News Services | Tuesday, March 3, 2015
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The failure of Eddie Ray Routh's insanity defense calls into question the meaning of the term.
From: Reason | By: Steve Chapman | Monday, March 2, 2015
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From: Uniwatch | By: Phil Hecken | Sunday, March 1, 2015
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For Apple's latest advertising campaign, the innovative tech company has decided to shift the spotlight on one of the most popular components of its handheld devices -- the camera. Renowned for its advertising know-how, the Cupertino-based multinational...
From: Hypebeast | By: Hypebeast | Monday, March 2, 2015
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