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Study: Facebook delivers biased job ads, skewed by gender

9 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

Facebook is showing different job ads to women and men in a way that might run afoul of anti-discrimination laws, according to a new study. University of Southern California...
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Sweeping Whale Streaming Series, Profile of CRISPR Discoverer and an Examination of Future Realities

15 hours ago   |   Scientific American

Recommendations from the editors of Scientific American
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Superintendent: Masks are district-level decision

Superintendent: Masks are district-level decision

15 hours ago   |   WISN

Newly-elected state superintendent of schools, Dr. Jill Underly, says she believes in the science behind mask wearing, but won't force districts to continue mask policies.
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A ‘Last Hope' Experiment Finds Evidence for Unknown Particles

17 hours ago   |   Wired

Long-awaited news from Fermilab's Muon g-2 team may resolve a tantalizing conflict between nature and theory. But a separate calculation clouds the picture.
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Is Racism a Public Health Threat?

17 hours ago   |   Real Clear Politics

The CDC's director, Biden appointee Rochelle Walensky, has declared that racism is a public health threat. Accordingly, she has vowed to invest more resources in minority...
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‘Absolutely Shocked': California Teen Accepted To 5 Ivy League Schools And Stanford

‘Absolutely Shocked': California Teen Accepted To 5 Ivy League Schools And Stanford

17 hours ago   |   CBS

SYLMAR - At first, it was Stanford. Itzel Luna, a Sylmar senior, has been accepted to five Ivy League schools and Stanford. Then, on Tuesday, Itzel Luna found out she had been...
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Turn the Lights Out. Here Come the Birds

1 day ago   |   NY Times

Buildings, landmarks and monuments are turning off lights to prevent fatal impacts as birds set off on spring migration.
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NASA to attempt 1st powered helicopter flight on Mars

1 day ago   |   ABC

The helicopter, named Ingenuity, hitched a ride to the red planet with the Perseverance rover, arriving last month. It'll be the first powered, controlled flight on another planet.
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Archaeologist reveals details of 3,000-year-old lost city found in Egypt

1 day ago   |   ABC   |   2 articles

City walls and even rooms filled with ovens, storage pottery, and utensils used in daily life are said to be present.
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More Black Americans open to getting COVID-19 vaccines after outreach efforts

More Black Americans open to getting COVID-19 vaccines after outreach efforts

1 day ago   |   KETV

The shift in public opinion comes amid nationwide efforts to overcome a shared historical distrust of science and government.
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Prime minister leads celebrations of Matsuyama's Masters win

Prime minister leads celebrations of Matsuyama's Masters win

TOKYO - Led by Japan's prime minister, the country celebrated golfer Hideki Matsuyama's victory in the Masters - the first Japanese player to win at Augusta National and pull... Read more ...

COVID: India overtakes Brazil as world's second worst-hit country

India records 168,912 cases overnight, taking overall tally to 13.53 million infections reported since pandemic began. Read more ...

Four teen girls allegedly set home ablaze because ‘they were bored'

Four teen girls allegedly set home ablaze because ‘they were bored'

Four teenage girls are accused of setting fire to an unoccupied Pennsylvania house and posting footage of the inferno to Snapchat. Police used the social media post to identify... Read more ...

Adebayo has 22 points, Heat down Blazers 107-98

Adebayo has 22 points, Heat down Blazers 107-98

PORTLAND, Ore. - Bam Adebayo scored 22 points and Jimmy Butler added 20 to lead the Miami Heat to a 107-98 victory over the Portland Trail Blazers on Sunday night. Read more ...

Towns, Russell Push Wolves To 121-117 Win Against Bulls

Towns, Russell Push Wolves To 121-117 Win Against Bulls

MINNEAPOLIS - Karl-Anthony Towns had 27 points and 12 rebounds, D'Angelo Russell scored 27 and the Minnesota Timberwolves beat the Chicago Bulls 121-117 on Sunday night. Ricky... Read more ...

Biden administration on track to accept fewer refugees than Trump's, report says

Biden administration on track to accept fewer refugees than Trump's, report says

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WATCH: DeMar DeRozan hits last-second jumper to lift Spurs in huge win over...

DeRozan hit the game-winning jumper with 0.5 seconds left Read more ...

Former Florida guard commits to Louisville

Former Florida guard commits to Louisville

Noah Locke posted the decision on Twitter Sunday morning Read more ...

From Bad To Worse: La Soufrière Continues To Erupt

From Bad To Worse: La Soufrière Continues To Erupt

Experts predict the eruption will last for days, even weeks, similar to the deadly 1902 eruption. Officials are pleading people to seek safety as rescuers search out those who... Read more ...

China's Alibaba promises to make life easier for smaller firms

After record fine, China's largest e-commerce firm says it will lower entry barriers for merchants on its platform. Read more ...