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Posted on: Aug 13, 2015, Source: Salon

The hallucination-causing disease may have contributed to his decision to commit suicide.

Posted on: Jun 22, 2015, Source: Salon

21-year-old Moritz Erhardt collapsed and died in the shower of seizures after a 72-hour shift.

Posted on: Jun 15, 2015, Source: Salon

In a study, dogs refused food from people who had slighted their owners.

Posted on: Jun 12, 2015, Source: Salon

Watch this 5-minute video of foreign people judging you.

Posted on: May 1, 2015, Source: Salon

The youngest prosecutor in any major American city made headlines when she announced cops would be charged.

Posted on: Apr 29, 2015, Source: Salon

The proof? An audience member asked a question about One Direction's Zayn Malik.

Posted on: Apr 28, 2015, Source: Salon

Your cat can speak a language — and it's the language of persuasion.

Posted on: Apr 18, 2015, Source: Salon

The host's Islamophobia isn't a recent development.

Posted on: Apr 7, 2015, Source: Salon

Here's a crash course on the Republican senator who announced he's entering the presidential race.

Posted on: Apr 3, 2015, Source: Salon

"MDMA is not illegal because it's dangerous. It can be dangerous because it is illegal"

Posted on: Mar 28, 2015, Source: Salon

The mysterious sleeping sickness comes with significant memory loss.

Posted on: Mar 14, 2015, Source: Salon

Penn called it a "criminal mutiny."

Posted on: Mar 9, 2015, Source: Salon

"It is a very slippery and dangerous slope because there's no arguing with a machine."

Posted on: Feb 9, 2015, Source: Salon

"Melanie's Marvelous Measles" aren't seeming so marvelous anymore.

Posted on: Feb 4, 2015, Source: Salon

An investigation by the NY attorney general found supplements contain cheap fillers like houseplants and powdered rice.

Posted on: Feb 1, 2015, Source: Salon

Food allergies affect around 15 million children in the United States.

Posted on: Jan 25, 2015, Source: Salon

From employee treatment to pink slime to the McLibel case, McD's keeps screwing up

Posted on: Jan 10, 2015, Source: Salon

“Oh, come on! You’ve been in control of the Senate for two days!” Stewart said.

Posted on: Dec 30, 2014, Source: Salon

Cable news had some really atrocious moments.

Posted on: Dec 30, 2014, Source: Salon

And leading the pack is Fox News.