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Salk Scientists Reverse Signs Of Aging In Mice

The researchers believe the new technique that rejuvenated the organs of mice and extended their lifespan be the "most promising approach to achieve rejuvenation in humans", according to the news release. Juan Carlos Izpisua Belmonte of the Salk Institute took inspiration from animals like lizards and starfish that are able to regenerate lost limbs. At least, that's the hypothesis, and the researchers suspect that partial reprogramming removes the build-up of what's called epigenetic marks ...

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SC bans liquor shops on national, state highways

In a sensational directive, the Supreme Court today has ordered a ban on all liquor shops on national as well as state highways across the country. A three-judge seat headed by Chief Justice T S Thakur likewise coordinated that all signages showing nearness of alcohol shops will be precluded on national and state parkways.

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'He' and 'she' are now 'ze' at Oxford

The students' union has issued a leaflet containing a list of acceptable pronouns to avoid making transgender students offended, according to The Sunday Times . It's part of a drive to make the union intersectional ". Nationwide, a publication, entitled Can I Tell You about Gender Diversity? is set to be distributed to 120 selected schools in Britain by Educate and Celebrate, a government-funded organization, advising children to stop using the terms "boy" or 'girl'.

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Wells Fargo's 'living will' plan is rejected for second time

This is the first time that a bank has faced penalties under the post-economic crisis system, which was set up to ensure that banks can fail without needing government bailouts. The ruling is yet another regulatory headache for Wells Fargo , which is still grappling with the fallout from its admission earlier this year that it had fired more than 5,000 employees over five years for fraudulently opening credit cards and other accounts customers didn't want in order to meet aggressive sales ...

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Saban confirms Lane Kiffin will be head coach at Florida Atlantic

For the third time in six seasons the top-ranked Crimson Tide head into the playoffs - or previously into the BCS national championship game - with a coordinator preparing to leave for a head coaching job. Blinn College offensive tackle Hanner Shipley, who committed to FAU last week then de-committed this past weekend because of the Owls' uncertain coaching situation, has been told he'll get a call from Kiffin, too.

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Two-year-old boy and woman hit by train in Zephyrhills

See how your federal salary compares to other feds. The boy's babysitter, 26-year-old Heather Henderson was also hit and injured. Emergency medical services and fire rescue arrived at the scene and transported Henderson to an area hospital, where she is being treated after suffering head trauma and a broken arm.