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Man killed in indy fight

Man killed in indy fight

Authorities said an argument preceded the shooting death of a 25-year-old Indiana man who was camping in a parking lot near the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. One person is in custody. Max Levine, 25, of Kokomo, was shot early Saturday morning in Coke Lot 1C, Speedway Police Lt. Trent Theobald said in a news release. He told The Indianapolis Star that ... Read More »

Sick Kids Researchers figure out formula for predicting autism

Sick Kids Researchers figure out formula for predicting autism

Scientists have found a way to predict autism at a younger age, which will enable critical interventions to occur much earlier in a child’s life. A year-long study at the Hospital for Sick Children in Toronto is the first to sort through variations within genes and invent a new technique for identifying which genetic variations are most likely to cause ... Read More »

UK : Wicken Fen rare violet found at during survey

UK : Wicken Fen rare violet found at during survey

According to the National Trust, the fen violet (Viola persicifolia) is known to exist at only three sites in the wild in the UK. One of these is Wicken Fen, Cambridgeshire, where it had not been seen since 2003 but was rediscovered during a botanical survey this week. Seeds of the plant can lie dormant in the ground for many ... Read More »

EBay : Hacked databases show need for better security

EBay : Hacked databases show need for better security

Yet another cyber attack on a corporate database has online security experts calling on companies to improve the way they keep our private information private – and possibly replace traditional passwords. EBay revealed Wednesday that a database containing encrypted passwords had been compromised, giving hackers access to the names, email addresses, physical addresses and phone numbers of many of the ... Read More »