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We Can Build Them

In the future we may have a set of robotic helping hands after all. A new experiment at a University in Devon is starting a four year mission to teach a “baby” robot named iCub to talk. The study could lead to new innovations in robot technology allow learning behavior such as speaking and possibly cooking you an egg for breakfast. We have the time, technology, and nothing better to do…

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A Teen Fights To Support Ron Paul

A Minnesota teen has received multiple citations for displaying a Ron Paul sign in his car’s rear window. The police state that the fines are in response to the sign blocking the drivers view and claim no political position. The teen, believing otherwise, decided to take the fines to court saying that the fines violate his First Amendment right to free speech. He is well aware that he will most likely lose the case, but he refuses to go down without a fight.

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Toxic Baby Bottles

New scientific research shows everyday baby bottles release toxic chemicals when heated. The chemical released is linked to infertility and cancer. The report claims 95 percent of all baby bottled contain BPA, a number which is referenced as according to ScienceNews.org.According to a separate report from Environment California Research & Policy Center, experiments on animals link exposure to BPA at very low doses to serious health problems including: Prostate and breast cancer, early onset of puberty, obesity, hyperactivity, lowered sperm count, miscarriage, diabetes,and altered immune system

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Gunman Kills Five in Missouri City Hall

A gunman killed two police officers and three city officials on Thursday night when he stormed into a city council meeting in a suburb of St. Louis, police say. The shooter was identified as 52-year-old Charles “Cookie” Thornton, a contractor in a feud with local officials. When interviewing his brother later that night he said, “My brother went to war tonight with the people and government that were putting torment and strife into his life and he ended it,” Gerald Thornton said. “I’m OK with it.”

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