Bed bugs thwarted by kidney bean leaves, study shows
Bed bugs have re-emerged as an urban blight in the past several years, forcing people out of homes, resisting chemical pesticides and evading other removal tactics. But researchers are building bug-catchers inspired by an age-old folk remedy to this “ancient scourge”: kidney bean leaves.
5,000 NYC pay phones will take you back to 1993
Want to journey to a grittier time in New York City’s not-too-distant past, when the murder rate was sky-high, Times Square was a crossroads of crime and porn, Starbucks had yet to arrive, and hardly anyone owned a cellphone?
Can computers decode dreams? Researchers take a first step
Dreams defy even the dreamer, slipping away as stealthily as they arrive in a mind made credulous by sleep. But what if scientists could read our dreams by using the most advanced medical imaging machines and employing the sophisticated algorithms that flag fraudulent transactions among millions of credit card purchases?
Tubby fired by U of M
Coach's 46-62 record in Big 10 instrumental in decision
Mo. golfer survives fall into Ill. course sinkhole
Fairway opened up underneath him, and he fell 18 feet, injuring shoulder
It is officially a good day to take a nap
With the time shift for Daylight Savings Time, many are shorter on sleep than usual
3-year-old saves family from blaze
A fast-acting Oklahoma 3-year-old braved flames to alert his parents about a house fire Tuesday.
Report: Assange sees legal defense in politics
WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange regards his bid to become an Australian senator as a defense against potential criminal prosecution in the United States and Britain, a news website reported on Monday.
Start now for spring selling season
There are plenty of good reasons spring is the traditional start of the real estate season: Sellers' yards look more photogenic and school is soon out.
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