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CNBC's Meg Tirrell reports the CDC is warning about a drug-resistant illness outbreak called Shigella.
A tipping point may be coming. A crowded marketplace was already pressuring winemakers to cut prices. Now, the drought is pushing up costs.
Think video games are just for fun? Think again. They're part of the future of learning, says UMBC President Freeman Hrabowski.
One week of warm readings may not mean anything, a weather expert says, but it's something to keep an eye to see if it's part of a trend.
Stephen Hawking, the world’s most famous theoretical physicist, has become the latest celebrity to apply for trademark of their name.
Men are growing beards to assert dominance over other men and appeal to women, a report in The Telegraph suggests.
Antarctica may have marked its warmest day ever recorded earlier this week, with a temperature reading of 63.5 F.
Biogen will move its Alzheimer's drug quickly into phase 3 studies, jumping over the middle stage, reports CNBC's Meg Tirrell.
Scientists have found a way to create mutant organisms more reliably using a recently developed gene-editing technique, NBC reports.
In drought-stricken California, farmers make more selling water than rice. NBC News reports.
From vaccines to genetically-modified foods, the scientific community is often stuck playing defense. When did science become a dirty word?
Amgen's cancer drug Kyprolis demonstrated positive results in a study against Takeda's Velcade. Dr. Sean Harper, Amgen, discusses the benefit risk equation for both drugs.
A spacewalk to prep the International Space Station for commercial spacecraft was delayed, but plans to reopen the American docks will go on.
A cold snap in Florida may threaten next year's citrus crop, and California growers are fighting for their future.
Wal-Mart will raise its minimum wage for entry level workers, and will give raises to nearly 40 percent of its workforce. CNBC's Kate Rogers has this morning's top headlines.
UMass reversed a controversial policy change and continue to accept Iranian nationals into science and engineering programs, NBC News reports.
The economics surrounding a certain commodity can be a game changer for city officials in the snow belt. And it's sitting on your dinner table.
Marijuana might make brain cells that normally suppress the appetite reverse their behavior and encourage eating, says a new study.
Ron Klain, former U.S. Ebola czar, explains the safety and importance of vaccinating children to protect against measles.
Re/code's Kara Swisher talks to President Obama about STEM, education and bringing the best workers to the US. He also talks about immigration reform as a way to make it easier for companies to bring in talent.