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Graphic images showing the effects of melanoma, combined with photos promoting the positives of avoiding indoor tanning, were more persuasive than standard text warnings.
June 11, 2015
More than half the young people in a recent study were at least mildly dehydrated — maybe enough to affect energy and concentration. Roughly 25 percent said they never drink water.
June 11, 2015
Egyptian activists disappeared in years past and now its happening again, according to human rights groups. They are again blaming the security forces, who have been cracking down on dissent.
June 11, 2015
As HBO's Game of Thrones airs its fifth season finale Sunday, NPR TV Critic Eric Deggans asks if some critics of the show's violence and sexuality should reconsider past criticisms.
June 11, 2015
Investigators want to know if music companies are colluding with subscription services such as Apple Music to squeeze out free, ad-supported streaming.
June 11, 2015
The European Union's executive arm announced Thursday that it will investigate the e-retailing giant's contracts with publishers. At issue are a few key clauses that might give Amazon an unfair edge.
June 11, 2015
A veteran of hundreds of matches during his wrestling career, Rhodes acted as a stand-in for the common man, pitting his bulldog physique against chiseled rivals such as Ric Flair.
June 11, 2015
Washington seems to have finally warmed up to the cool, puckered summer fabric that has a storied history in the nation's capital.
June 11, 2015
That low price doesn't reflect the true state of Pacific bluefin: Scientists say it's in deep trouble. But fishermen who catch it say they're just trying to make a living — and obeying the law.
June 11, 2015
From Paleo to vegan to raw, nutrition gurus package their advice as sound science. But peel the studies away and you'll find timeless myths and superstitions of religion.
June 11, 2015
An investigation by NPR and The Marshall Project found that many states don't keep track of how many inmates are released directly from solitary confinement without any transition or supervision.
June 11, 2015
Throughout his career, Moody played a variety of parts on stage and screen. But he said that in the villainous Fagin, he'd found the role of a lifetime.
June 11, 2015
The FTC alleges that Erik Chevalier collected $122,000 from more than 1,000 backers and used the money on personal expenses.
June 11, 2015
If you've got a life-threatening medical condition, your first call might not be to an economist. But Alvin Roth used a theory about matching markets to help connect kidney patients and donors.
June 11, 2015
His son James is expected to become head of the company, while Murdoch will stay on as chairman of the boards of both 21st Century Fox and News Corp.
June 11, 2015
Ali Shukri Amin, 17, admitted to showing the terrorist group how to use virtual currencies to mask funding. Amin could face up to 15 years in prison.
June 11, 2015
"So barbaric that this should still be allowed," Joyce Carol Oates wrote, in a tweet that was taken quite literally by many online readers.
June 11, 2015
More than 6 million people could lose income-related subsidies if the Supreme Court strikes them down for coverage bought through the federal exchange, HealthCare.gov.
June 11, 2015
The American jazz saxophonist and composer who liberated jazz from conventional harmony, tonality, structure and expectation, died Thursday of cardiac arrest in Manhattan at age 85.
June 11, 2015
Italian astronaut Samantha Cristoforetti surpassed a space endurance record for a female spacefarer.
June 11, 2015

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