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Experiments With Coordinating Medical Care Deliver Mixed Results

Fri, 01/30/2015 - 10:42am

The medical home is intended to make health care better and safer by having primary care providers manage a patient's care. So far it's not clear if they can also save money.

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Diabetes Technology Inches Closer To An Artificial Pancreas

Fri, 01/30/2015 - 10:22am

It's not easy to build machines that control sugar as well as a human pancreas, but the technology is getting a lot better. The goal is to liberate people on insulin from constant vigilance.

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Viking's Choice: Crypt Sermon, 'Will Of The Ancient Call'

Fri, 01/30/2015 - 10:09am

The band's majestic doom metal recalls Candlemass, Solitude Aeturnus and Dio-era Black Sabbath.

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Mitt Romney Won't Run For President In 2016

Fri, 01/30/2015 - 9:58am

"I've decided it is best to give other leaders in the party the opportunity to become our next nominee," Romney said in a statement to supporters, according to multiple news reports.

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Balloonists Crossing Pacific Set Distance Record

Fri, 01/30/2015 - 9:51am

American Troy Bradley and Russian Leonid Tiukhtyaev, flying east over the Pacific Ocean, surpassed the previous record of just over 5,200 miles set in 1981 for gas-filled balloons.

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Pop Culture Happy Hour: 'Jane The Virgin' And Sexy Sex Thrillers

Fri, 01/30/2015 - 9:17am

Both the sublime and the ridiculous get thorough airings this week as the team takes on the fine CW show Jane The Virgin and the bonkers sex thriller The Boy Next Door.

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Jailed Saudi Blogger Granted Another Reprieve From Flogging; Reason Unclear

Fri, 01/30/2015 - 9:04am

Raif Badawi is being punished for insulting Islam. He was flogged Jan. 9, part of a sentence of 50 lashes a week for 20 weeks, along with a decade in prison. Two previous rounds were also canceled.

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After Testing Positive For EPO, Running Star Rita Jeptoo Banned For 2 Years

Fri, 01/30/2015 - 8:55am

Jeptoo, the three-time winner of the Boston Marathon, tested positive for EPO, a performance-enhancing drug. Last year, she was well on her way to winning the World Marathon Majors championship.

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Chilean Rock, Colombian Soul And Some Texas Punk

Fri, 01/30/2015 - 8:42am

The show's first new music show of 2015 features a fierce new track by Chilean singer Camila Moreno.

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