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Sen. John Thune Says He's Confident Gorsuch Will Win Confirmation

Mon, 04/03/2017 - 3:55am

Sen. Thune tells Rachel Martin that he hopes Judge Neil Gorsuch will be confirmed to the Supreme Court with the help of Democrats, and that the GOP won't need to change the rules to get him confirmed.

What Do Hanson And Madonna Have In Common? Hits Ideal For Saving A Life

Mon, 04/03/2017 - 3:26am

A New York City hospital has created a playlist of songs with the ideal tempo for CPR, although previous research suggests there is more to good chest compressions than just the right tempo.

(Image credit: Mike Prior/Redferns/Getty Images)

Some Wildlife Photographers Use Bait, But Is It Worth The Shot?

Mon, 04/03/2017 - 3:25am

Photos of an owl swooping in with wings wide, eyes glowing and talons outstretched might not really be because of chance. Photographers using mice to lure the owls have caused a fierce debate.

(Image credit: Derek Montgomery for MPR News)

Self-Driving Cars Raise Questions About Who Carries Insurance

Mon, 04/03/2017 - 3:23am

Currently, insurance rates are calculated based on drivers' claims histories and driving records. Driverless cars are expected to shift the liability toward carmakers. But it won't happen all at once.

(Image credit: Eric Risberg/AP)




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