For the first time, a treatment that boosts the immune system greatly improved survival in people newly diagnosed with the most common form of lung cancer. It's the biggest win so far for immunotherapy, which has had much of its success until now in less common cancers.
In the five years since the Boston Marathon bombing, medical science has made promising advances in amputations and artificial limbs, in part because of lessons learned from the victims and research dollars made available as a result of the attack.
Mary Clare Jalonick and Barbara Ortutay, Associated Press | Posted
Apr 9th - 5:26pm
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg will apologize for his company's role in a data privacy scandal and foreign interference in the 2016 elections when he appears before Congress this week, saying the social network "didn't take a broad enough view of our responsibility," according to prepared remarks released Monday.
Barbara Ortutay, Associated Press | Posted
Apr 4th - 9:53pm
Facebook revealed Wednesday that tens of millions more people might have been exposed in the Cambridge Analytica privacy scandal than previously thought and said it will restrict the user data that outsiders can access.
Cellphones are still absent from most U.S. schools but new data shows them steadily gaining acceptance as administrators bow to parents' wishes to keep tabs on their kids and teachers find ways to work them into lessons.
Michael Liedtke, Associated Press | Posted
Apr 3rd - 5:07pm
Spotify's opening act on Wall Street struck a chord with investors betting the unprofitable company's trend-setting music streaming service will maintain its early lead over Apple and other powerful challengers.
Solar jobs in the Beehive State grew 40 percent in 2017, making Utah No. 1 in the nation for solar job growth, according to a census from the Solar Jobs Foundation. But that statistic might be slightly misleading.
Cybercrime encompasses so much: hacking, malware, identity theft, drained bank accounts and more. The good news is you don’t have to quit the internet to avoid all those situations. There are several free and really low-tech ways we can improve our cybersecurity.