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Press access may be curbed at hearing on Epstein sex abuse

court hearing on whether to unseal sensitive documents involving the alleged sex trafficking of underage girls by Palm Beach multimillionaire Jeffrey Epstein — and the possible involvement of his influential friends — will play out in a New York City courtroom next week. But it may happen behind closed doors, with the news media and public barred — at least

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Bush Lawyer Calls For Trump “To Be Removed Under 25th Amendment”

The attempted coup against President Trump continues to unfold with more obstructers calling for Trump to be removed from office by his own cabinet. The latest to do so is former George W. Bush ethics czar Richard Painter, who declared Monday that Trump should be forced to resign because he is “not well”, a long ago worn out tactic that

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Money May Be Motivating Doctors To Do More C-Sections

Obstetricians perform more cesarean sections when there are financial incentives to do so, according to a new study that explores links between economic incentives and medical decision-making during childbirth. About 1 in 3 babies born today is delivered via C-section, compared to 1 in 5 babies delivered via the surgical procedure in 1996. During the same time period, the annual

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Mind reading: Brains can now be ‘mapped’ to see rats’ thoughts

Researchers have revealed they can tell exactly what rats are thinking by observing the activity in their brains. Scientists observed the hippocampus – the heart of the organ – and were able to determine the rat’s thoughts and actions. Jozsef Csicsvari, co-author of the study published in the journal Neuron, revealed they have created a “brain map” for the rats.

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UK Lawmakers Call for ‘Islamophobia’ to Be Officially Classed as Racism

A group of British Parliamentarians have demanded “Islamophobia” be officially classed as a form of racism in the UK, claiming the country is deeply prejudiced and unfair towards Muslims. The new parliamentary report blames “prevalent” Islamophobia for divisions, hate crimes, and even terror attacks. It also appears to reject claims criminalising comments about Islam will restrict free speech and calls

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