Apple Stock Could Double Over 3 Years – Motley Fool
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Apple Stock Could Double Over 3 Years – Motley Fool

A longtime Apple bull says the company could add another $1 trillion to its market cap. Despite a strong start to the year, Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) is ending 2018 on something of a sour note. The company hit a $1 trillion market cap in August, becoming the first U.S. company in history to achieve that benchmark.…

How Earth’s Future Could Soon Recreate a Lost World of 50 Million Years Ago – ScienceAlert
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How Earth’s Future Could Soon Recreate a Lost World of 50 Million Years Ago – ScienceAlert

CARLY CASSELLA 15 DEC 2018 Humans have pulled too hard on our planet’s strings, and now we’re at a point where the global climate itself is unravelling.A new study suggests that if nothing is done to reduce our carbon emissions, we could essentially reverse 50 million years of long-term cooling in just a few generations.…

Los Angeles Lakers get triple-doubles from LeBron James, Lonzo Ball – ESPN
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Los Angeles Lakers get triple-doubles from LeBron James, Lonzo Ball – ESPN

12:24 AM ETDave McMenaminESPN Staff Writer CloseLakers and NBA reporter for ESPN. Covered the Lakers and NBA for ESPNLosAngeles.com from 2009-14, the Cavaliers from 2014-18 for ESPN.com and the NBA for NBA.com from 2005-09.CHARLOTTE, N.C. — A season ago, LeBron James congratulated Lonzo Ball on becoming the youngest player in league history to record a…

Animal attacks cost us more than $1 billion a year, and they’re becoming more common – CNN
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Animal attacks cost us more than $1 billion a year, and they’re becoming more common – CNN

(CNN)Animal-related injuries lead to health care costs of more than $1 billion a year in the United States, according to a new study — and they’re happening more often.The rate of all animal attack injuries has increased over the past 10 years, according to Dr. Joseph Forrester, one of the authors of the study published…

Executive’s arrest, security worries stymie Huawei’s reach – Associated Press
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Executive’s arrest, security worries stymie Huawei’s reach – Associated Press

BEIJING (AP) — While a Huawei executive faces possible U.S. charges over trade with Iran, the Chinese tech giant’s ambition to be a leader in next-generation telecoms is colliding with security worries abroad. Australia and New Zealand have barred Huawei Technologies Ltd. as a supplier for fifth-generation networks. They joined the United States and Taiwan,…

This week’s top stories: Google Discover dark, Chrome OS 71, Android meets Fuchsia, more – 9to5Google
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This week’s top stories: Google Discover dark, Chrome OS 71, Android meets Fuchsia, more – 9to5Google

In this week’s top stories: We soothe our eyes with the new, darker look for Google Discover, enjoy the benefits of Android and Chrome OS being ‘Better Together’, and uncover part of Google’s plans for the future of Android and Fuchsia. Our top story this week is the availability of dark theme for Google Discover,…

How to See Ghostly Green Comet 46P/Wirtanen Fly by Earth This Weekend – Space.com
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How to See Ghostly Green Comet 46P/Wirtanen Fly by Earth This Weekend – Space.com

You can expect a ghostly green blob to grow brighter in the sky near Orion in the coming days, as Comet 46P/Wirtanen makes it closest approach to the Earth in 20 years this weekend. Shining just bright enough to be glimpsed with the naked eye, this fuzzy visitor of ice and rock will be easily…

“Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse” is a beautiful, bold, overstuffed melodrama – Salon
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“Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse” is a beautiful, bold, overstuffed melodrama – Salon

Peter Parker and Miles Morales in “Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse” (Sony Pictures Animation) The new Spider-Man movie is a love letter to its own franchise. That’s not entirely a good thing Matthew Rozsa December 15, 2018 4:00pm (UTC) “Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse” has the strengths of “The Lego Batman Movie” and the weaknesses of “Avengers:…

Understanding Dementia – Yahoo News
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Understanding Dementia – Yahoo News

OverviewDementia isn’t a specific disease. Instead, dementia describes a group of symptoms affecting memory, thinking, and social abilities severely enough to interfere with daily functioning.Though dementia generally involves memory loss, memory loss has different causes. So memory loss alone doesn’t mean you have dementia.Alzheimer’s disease is the most common cause of a progressive dementia in…

Regulators OK $15B merger of troubled South Carolina utility – wpde.com
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Regulators OK $15B merger of troubled South Carolina utility – wpde.com

by MEG KINNARD and JEFFREY COLLINS , Associated PressSCANA Energy logo (PRNewsFoto/SCANA Energy)COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — A power company’s $15 billion deal to purchase a troubled South Carolina-based utility after a costly nuclear construction failure won approval Friday from state regulators.Following more than an hour of comment and debate, South Carolina’s Public Service Commission approved Virginia-based…