Thursday , 18 January 2018
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Amazon Offers Workers $5,000 To Quit

Amazon Offers Workers $5,000 To Quit

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos announced the “Pay to Quit” program to the company’s shareholders on Thursday. Bezos said the new programs offers Amazon’s employees up to $5,000 to quit their jobs, with the goal being to make sure their employees really want to be there. “The goal is to encourage folks to take a moment and think about what they ... Read More »

Kate Bolduan : CNN anchor pregnant

Kate Bolduan : CNN anchor pregnant

“New Day” co-anchor Kate Bolduan and her husband private equity investor Michael Gershenson are expecting their first child. “You all, without probably knowing it, have put up with some pretty gnarly morning sickness,” Bolduan said. “You’ll have to deal with another baby,” John Berman said, pointing at Chris Cuomo. “I know, I’ve already got one,” Bolduan laughed while leaning on ... Read More »

Lab-grown body parts : Vagina Implants Cure Rare Disorder

Lab-grown parts work well in clinical trials

For the first time, researchers have successfully implanted laboratory-grown vaginas in human patients—potentially helping women avoid drawbacks from other regenerative procedures, scientists announced in a paper published today. A research team at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center’s Institute for Regenerative Medicine, led by Dr. Anthony Atala, said in Lancet that four recipients of lab-grown reproductive organs underwent surgery between June ... Read More »

Squirrel blamed for $300K damage to Indiana community center

Squirrel blamed for $300K damage to Ind. building

A wayward squirrel caused about $300,000 in damage to a community center that was set to open in June in Fort Wayne, Ind. Parks Department officials say the squirrel got into the electrical equipment of the building in McMillen Park last week, causing a power surge that damaged the heating and air conditioning systems and some parts of the boiler ... Read More »

Ways to Measure Happiness

Ways to Measure Happiness

Happiness is elusive for some people. You may wonder how you can tell if you are truly happy. It is normally characterized in cartoons with birds chirping happily around your head and bands boasting upbeat tunes with general grandeur. But measuring happiness is sometimes harder in real life, where we don’t have the luxury of the theme song “Come On ... Read More »

Solomon Islands earthquake : Tsunami Warning Canceled

Solomon Islands earthquake

Tsunami warnings issued after a magnitude 7.6 earthquake struck near the Solomon Islands in the southwestern Pacific Ocean Saturday have now been cancelled. The Pacific Tsunami Warning Center issued tsunami warnings for the Solomon Islands, Papua New Guinea and Vanuatu on Saturday.The warnings were cancelled soon after, however, with the PTWC saying that a tsunami was generated. Read More »