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Berlin Clinic Aims To Make Genital Cutting Survivors Feel Whole

Thu, 2014-01-02 13:11

The new Desert Flower Center offers treatment for the physical and psychological effects of female genital mutilation. But fear of alienation from their families and communities may keep some victims, mainly immigrants from Africa, from taking advantage of the center.

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Cork Versus Screw Cap: Don't Judge A Wine By How It's Sealed

Thu, 2014-01-02 12:49

Remember screw caps on jugs of wine? These days, many winemakers have wholeheartedly embraced the screw tops — not just for their ease of use, but for the way they seal the wine's taste. Now many consumers are learning to look past the caps' former downmarket reputation.

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How Language Seems To Shape One's View Of The World

Thu, 2014-01-02 11:32

Research suggests that speaking another language fluently changes what you pay attention to and how you remember events. But some say the idea that language can make you see and think differently is overblown.

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How Language Seems To Shape One's View Of The World

Thu, 2014-01-02 11:32

Research suggest that speaking another language fluently changes what you pay attention to and how you remember events. But some say the idea that language can make you see and think differently is overblown.

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California High Court OKs Law License For Undocumented Immigrant

Thu, 2014-01-02 11:26

The state's Supreme Court rules that Sergio Garcia, who has lived and attended university in the U.S., can become a member of the state bar.

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Best Video Of The Day? MIT's 3-D Remote 'Touching' Device

Thu, 2014-01-02 10:36

Imagine being able to be in one place and use your hands to move something somewhere else as if you were in that remote room. Other possibilities abound. Watch and wonder.

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Alleged Hackers Explain Reasons For Posting Snapchat Data

Thu, 2014-01-02 09:47

After millions of Snapchat usernames and other data were posted online, a claim of responsibility includes a motive: The service didn't do enough to increase its security, those allegedly involved say. Snapchat allows users to send images that vanish 10 seconds after they're seen.

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Expected Flow Of Bulgarians, Romanians Raises Hackles In Europe

Thu, 2014-01-02 09:46

On Jan. 1, workers from the two countries became free to move across the EU in search of jobs. But the prospect of new workers from two of the bloc's newest and poorest members has prompted fears of "poverty migrants" – especially in Britain and Germany.

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Warring South Sudan Factions Arrive In Ethiopia For Peace Talks

Thu, 2014-01-02 09:13

The talks in Ethiopia will focus on a cease-fire, as well as political prisoners and the 2015 presidential elections. But the fighting in the world's newest country continued even as delegates gathered.

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