E-cigarettes have 10 times carcinogens: Japan researchers E-cigarettes have 10 times carcinogens: Japan researchers

E-cigarettes contain up to 10 times the amount of cancer-causing agents as regular tobacco, Japanese scientists said Thursday, the latest blow to an invention once heralded as less harmful than smoking.

dnes, 10:16
Celebrities call for 'Black Friday' boycott Celebrities call for 'Black Friday' boycott

US celebrities called for a boycott to take place Friday -- one of the busiest US shopping days -- to protest a grand jury's decision not to prosecute a police officer who fatally shot a black teen.

dnes, 7:07
E-cigarettes contain 10 times more carcinogens: Japan research E-cigarettes contain 10 times more carcinogens: Japan research

E-cigarettes contain up to 10 times the amount of cancer-causing agents as regular tobacco, Japanese scientists say

dnes, 12:59
Lab-coated Muggles use Harry Potter to study brain Lab-coated Muggles use Harry Potter to study brain

WASHINGTON (AP) — Harry Potter swoops around on his broom, faces the bully Malfoy and later runs into a three-headed dog. For scientists studying brain activity while reading, it's the perfect excerpt from the young wizard's many adventures to give their subjects.

dnes, 10:15
West struggles with Russia's 'ambiguous warfare' tactics West struggles with Russia's 'ambiguous warfare' tactics

By Peter Apps WASHINGTON (Reuters) - When Russians crossed the border to fight with rebels in eastern Ukraine earlier this year, Moscow said the soldiers had not been deployed but had gone on their own vacation time. When Estonia was the victim of a cyber attack in 2007 and blamed Moscow, the Kremlin responded that it could not always control patriotic Russian hackers. ...

dnes, 10:18
Russia throws rights accusations back at U.S. with Ferguson unrest Russia throws rights accusations back at U.S. with Ferguson unrest

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia pointed on Wednesday to rioting in Ferguson and protests across the United States as evidence that its detractors in Washington were hypocrites and in no position to lecture Moscow on human rights. Issuing two statements on the unrest in just one day, the Russian Foreign Ministry said the United States should "focus on large-scale domestic problems with safeguarding...

dnes, 0:33
Ferguson Unrest: St Louis City Hall Stormed Ferguson Unrest: St Louis City Hall Stormed

More than 100 extra police officers have been called in after Ferguson protesters stormed into the City Hall in St Louis.

dnes, 1:09
India 'raped' girls found hanging killed selves: investigators India 'raped' girls found hanging killed selves: investigators

Two girls found hanging earlier this year in northern India committed suicide and were not gang-raped and murdered as previously thought, federal investigators said Thursday.

dnes, 9:52
Ebola vaccine promising in first human trials: NIH Ebola vaccine promising in first human trials: NIH

Researchers say they're a step closer to developing an Ebola vaccine, with a Phase 1 trial showing promising results, but it will be months at the earliest before it can be used in the field.

dnes, 4:44
Spy balloons give police new view of Jerusalem Spy balloons give police new view of Jerusalem

JERUSALEM (AP) — Israeli police are watching from above in their attempts to keep control in Jerusalem in the face of the city's worst wave of violence in nearly a decade.

včera, 21:36