Eremipagamo Amabebe
Writer, cinephile, history buff. Aspiring German (on some days at least).

E-readers May Help People With Dyslexia

According to a new study, Ipods and other small e-readers may make reading easier for people with dyslexia. The study, which was conducted by researchers at the Harvard-Smithsonian Center, looked at 103 high school students with dyslexia and found…
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JPMorgan Is About to Pay It Forward

JPMorgan Chase & Co will have to pay $920 million in fines — certainly no insignificant amount — to settle accusations that the bank's CEO once called “a tempest in a teapot.” The announcement of the penalty Thursday is the conclusion of a probe…
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New Interview With Assad Sends Mixed Messages

According to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, it's going to take quite some time for Syria to destroy its stockpile of chemical weapons. “You have to ask the experts what they mean by quickly,” Assad said in a new interview with Fox News, (of all…
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Study: Recession Linked to Rise in Suicide

A study published in the British Medical Journal has found a link between the 2008 global financial crisis and a rise in suicide rates in the United States and Europe. The study, which was carried out by the universities of Oxford, Bristol, and Hong…
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Can Jurors be Dismissed for Being Gay?

Can a prospective juror be booted from case for being gay? That's the question that many observers have been asking since the multibillion dollar case between two pharmaceutical companies, Smithkline Beecham Corp. v. Abbott Laboratories, went before…
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