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Dementia Rates Decline due to More Education

Dementia Rates Drop in US

It is being said that dementia rates may be dropping due to the education factor....

Nov 22 2016, 8:00am CST

Did Uber Double Their Rates for Those Fleeing Chelsea Bombing?

Did Uber Double Their Rates for Those Fleeing Chelsea Bombing?

Over the weekend, a bomb that exploded in Chelsea, New York City caused some people to flea the area as quickly as they could....

Sep 19 2016, 9:47am CDT

African Forest Elephants are at Risk due to Slow Birth Rates and Poachers

African Forest Elephants are at Risk due to Slow Birth Rates and Poachers

It seems that African forest elephants are at a risk due to slow birth rates and hunting by poachers. This makes them a member...

Aug 31 2016, 6:03am CDT

Military Suicide Attempts Highest Rates were Among Never-Deployed Soldiers

Military Suicide Attempts Highest Rates were Among Never-Deployed Soldiers

It has been said that most military suicide attempts follow a certain logic in regard to their timing and risk factors....

May 26 2016, 5:39am CDT

Air Pollution Rising Rapidly in World’s Poorest Cities says WHO

Air Pollution Rates are Alarming in World’s Poorest Cities

Apparently there are other far worse polluted cities besides those in China and India....

May 13 2016, 8:17am CDT

Suicide Rates Climb in US

US Suicide Rates Climb, Especially Among Women

CDC research results indicate that the rate of suicide has increased among men and women in the past fifteen years....

Apr 23 2016, 10:09am CDT

Gartner Rates Samsung KNOX Most Secure Mobile Platform

Gartner Rates Samsung KNOX Most Secure Mobile Platform

A new Gartner report gives Samsung's mobile security platform the most "strong" ratings....

Apr 13 2016, 8:16am CDT

NFL Concussions Double on Colder Game-Days

Concussion Rates Double for NFL Players During Colder Game-Days

Research shows that concussion rates double for NFL players during the winter season....

Apr 1 2016, 6:47am CDT

Amazon Changes Free Shipping Rates

Amazon Changes Free Shipping Rates

Amazon is making some serious changes to their Prime program, and you might want to pay attention if you thought their previous...

Feb 22 2016, 7:33pm CST

Skin-to-Skin Kangaroo Care linked to Lower Infant Death Rates

Skin-to-Skin Kangaroo Care linked to Lower Infant Death Rates

Kangaroo care has shown that skin-to-skin contact is linked to lower death rates....

Dec 24 2015, 11:39am CST

Alcohol is Killing People in US at Record High Rates

Alcohol is Killing People in the US at Record High Rates

More than 30,000 Americans died from alcohol in 2014....

Dec 23 2015, 10:23am CST

Climate Change Kills Sex Desire and Lowers Birth Rates

Climate Change Kills Sexual Desire and Lowers Birth Rates

It has been found that climate change could lead to a lowering of reproduction rates. This is bad news for population demograph...

Nov 5 2015, 6:39am CST

Child Obesity Rates Still Highest In Canada And United States

Child Obesity Rates Still Highest In Canada And United States

The National Center For Health Statistics has confirmed child obesity is still highest in Canada and the United States....

Aug 26 2015, 7:00am CDT

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Here's Why Suicide Rates In the Middle-Aged Are Increasing: Report

Researchers say the Great Recession after the last Bush presidency is largely to blame for rising suicide rates. But even with...

Mar 2 2015, 8:27am CST

Wearables still have lower adoption rates

Wearables still have lower Adoption Rates

80% Of All Online Adults Now Own A Smartphone, Less Than 10% Use Wearables...

Jan 13 2015, 12:15pm CST

Freemium Is The New Shareware, As In-App Purchasing Matches

Freemium Is The New Shareware, As In-App Purchasing Matches Traditional Conversion Rates

San Francisco based Swrve has released their first ‘Mobile Games Monetization Report’, looking at volume and percentages of in-...

Mar 1 2014, 7:41am CST

U.S. Tax Rates? Not Competitive, But California's Are Worse

U.S. Tax Rates? Not Competitive, But California's Are Worse

Is the U.S. tax system competitive? Many global companies say it isn’t. Companies like Apple say they have to jump through hoop...

Feb 13 2014, 1:31am CST

Google's 4Q earnings rise 17 pct but ad rates fall

Google's 4Q earnings rise 17 pct but ad rates fall

Google's delivers a mixed bag in 4th quarter as earnings climb while ad prices drop again SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Google's fourth-...

Jan 31 2014, 3:15am CST

Mortgage Rates Slashed

Mortgage Rates Slashed

The bonds were yielding fewer assets and so the Royal Bank of Canada had to resort to take some drastic measures. Mortgage rate...

Jan 21 2014, 8:32am CST

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In China, Rates Soar, Stocks Fall, Businesses Fail

On Friday, fears of another quarter-end credit crunch drove money-market rates in China sharply higher despite emergency centra...

Dec 22 2013, 5:01pm CST

Uber Signs Deal to Offer Discount Rates on Cars

Uber Signs Deal to Offer Discount Rates on Cars

Uber has signed a deal with GM and Toyota, according to which it is to offer discount rates on cars to its customers. This move...

Nov 25 2013, 2:05am CST

Consumer Reports Rates Top Digital Cameras

The holiday season will officially kick off on November 1st for many people and the gearing up for shopping and family events i...

Oct 31 2008, 5:56am CDT

Wal-Mart To Offer Cheap Mobile Phone Rates in Germany

Wal-Mart To Offer Cheap Mobile Phone Rates in Germany

Wal-mart will offer Mango Mobile branded mobile phone contracts and prepaid cards in Germany. A couple discount stores (ALDI...

Jan 20 2006, 11:22am EST