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Acting DEA chief Patterson steps down
U.S. News // 4 hours ago
Acting DEA chief Patterson steps down
June 18 (UPI) -- The Drug Enforcement Administration's acting chief, Robert Patterson, told staff he is stepping down from because it has become "increasingly challenging."
Brain stimulation restores movement in rats after stroke
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Brain stimulation restores movement in rats after stroke
June 18 (UPI) -- Electronic brain stimulation helped improve rats' mobility after debilitating strokes, offering hope for treatment in humans, researchers report in a new study.
Hopes dim for cease-fire in Yemen
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Hopes dim for cease-fire in Yemen
June 18 (UPI) -- Hopes for a cease-fire dimmed in Yemen after the Saudi-led coalition said it would only accept Houthi rebels' unconditional withdrawal.
Recent-onset diabetes linked to pancreatic cancer for some minorities
Health News // 8 hours ago
Recent-onset diabetes linked to pancreatic cancer for some minorities
June 18 (UPI) -- Recent-onset type 2 diabetes has been linked to pancreatic cancer in African Americans and Hispanics older than 50, according to a study.
Scientists find bacteria in soil that may lead to more effective drugs
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Scientists find bacteria in soil that may lead to more effective drugs
June 18 (UPI) -- The molecules of bacteria found in soil may lead to the development of better drugs, according to researchers at the Florida campus of Scripps Research.
Former Israeli energy minister charged with spying for Iran
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Former Israeli energy minister charged with spying for Iran
June 18 (UPI) -- Israeli authorities said Monday they have arrested and charged former Energy Minister Gonen Segev with spying for Iran.
Losing weight may help reduce arthritic knee pain, study says
Health News // 10 hours ago
Losing weight may help reduce arthritic knee pain, study says
Many aging Americans are both overweight and burdened by arthritis of the knees, but new research shows that shedding pounds can mean shedding joint pain, too.
Trump criticizes Obama in tweet after North Korea summit
U.S. News // 10 hours ago
Trump criticizes Obama in tweet after North Korea summit
June 18 (UPI) -- President Donald Trump's summit with North Korea was largely hailed a success in Asia, but back home Trump is being met with measured criticism.
Study: Laser-sonic scan better than mammogram for breast cancer screening
Health News // 10 hours ago
Study: Laser-sonic scan better than mammogram for breast cancer screening
June 18 (UPI) -- Researchers have developed a quicker, better and cheaper way than mammograms to detect breast cancer: a laser scanner that can find tumors in 15 seconds.
Merkel faces 2-week ultimatum to secure asylum deal
World News // 11 hours ago
Merkel faces 2-week ultimatum to secure asylum deal
June 18 (UPI) -- German Interior Minister Horst Seehofer on Monday gave Chancellor Angela Merkel two weeks to secure an asylum policy deal with European allies.
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