Twitter May Be Killing Your Relationship

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-04_62b130904d.jpgTatsianama/Thinkstock (COLUMBIA, Mo.) -- Twitter seems to bring out the worst in some people. At least that what's a University of Missouri doctoral student claims in a new study that suggests the social networking site may be a catalyst for wrecking relationships and ruining marriages. Russell B. Clayton surveyed 581 Twitter users about their habits, including frequency of using Twitter and how often they reply to tweets and send direct messages.

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The Internet Has Changed the Way We Read

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-04_a9726b8af6.jpgAnatoliy Babiy/Thinkstock (MEDFORD, Mass.) -- Are you reading this sentence or are you just skimming? A Tufts University cognitive neuroscientist tells The Washington Post that all the stuff we read online is changing the way our brain processes information. In other words, we are turning into scanners and skimmers rather than readers in order to absorb everything on the Internet.

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"The Blind Side" Star Determined to Lose Weight After Being Booted From Flight

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-04_a17aa80320.jpgRachel Murray/WireImage (NEW YORK) -- The star of The Blind Side says he's determined to lose weight after he was booted from a US Airways flight for taking up too much room. While Quinton Aaron's size was an asset to playing Michael Oher in the critically acclaimed film, he called the incident on the plane a humiliating experience. "I just grabbed my bag and just got off as quick as possible because it was embarrassing," he said.

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What You Need to Know About the Measles Vaccine

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-04_2d6a5162cd.jpgiStock/Thinkstock (NEW YORK) -- Measles, a disease eliminated from the United States through vaccination more than a decade ago, is making a comeback. At least 21 people in Orange County, Calif., and 25 people in New York City have contracted the virus, which causes flu-like symptoms, a miserable rash and, in rare cases, death. In just three months, more than 100 measles cases have been reported nationwide.

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Honolulu Ambulances Have a Growing Bedbug Problem

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-04_c5a8dd231b.jpgiStock/Thinkstock (HONOLULU) -- Honolulu ambulances are frequently infested with bedbugs — and the problem is only getting worse. To keep the pests under control in emergency vehicles, the city is expected to spend $25,200 over the next fiscal year, which begins July 1 — a nearly 50% increase from its bedbug budget over the current fiscal year.

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