Dogs use same parts of brain as humans to process language

Research fellow Attila Andics from the Eotvos Lorand University in Budapest, and his colleagues, wanted to find out whether dogs relied on the same mechanisms. When you praise a dog, it's listening not just to the words you say but also how you sa... More..

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Israel says UN envoy's settlement remarks 'distort history'
by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Israel says UN envoy's settlement remarks 'distort history'

The spat drew new attention to Israeli settlement construction in the West Bank and east Jerusalem , which has continued to move forward during a more than two-year freeze in Mideast peace efforts. "Let me be ...More..

Tropical depression moving into the Gulf of Mexico
by | Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Tropical depression moving into the Gulf of Mexico

North Carolina may feel the effects of a tropical storm on its coast this week for the first time since 2014. Some strengthening is forecast during the next 48 hours, and the depression could become a tropical ...More..

by | Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Maine state senator: Censure may be in order for governor

After apologizing for the remarks, LePage followed up again Friday during a press conference in which he doubled down on the assertion that the majority of drug dealers are minorities. Noting that studies sho...More..

Scientists find second earth that 'could harbour life'
by | Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Scientists find second earth that 'could harbour life'

An global team of astronomers found clear evidence of the planet about four light years away, orbiting Proxima Centauri , the closest star to our Solar System. According to a Nasa study published in 2000, a ...More..

FBI warns of possible state election-system hacks
by | Tuesday, August 30, 2016

FBI warns of possible state election-system hacks

The news comes shortly after the Federal Bureau of Investigation confirmed it was investigating cyber attacks at the Democratic National Committee and Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee, which expert...More..