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Patient diagnosed with Legionnaires’ disease at nursing home in Mentor

Patient diagnosed with Legionnaires’ disease at nursing home in Mentor
MENTOR, Ohio (WJW) -- The Lake County General Health District is investigating after a resident at Continuing Healthcare of Mentor was diagnosed with Legionnaires' disease, which is a type of pneumonia. According to a press release from the long-term care facility, the patient is in stable condition. No other residents or staff are currently showing…

Verizon is giving away Android TV boxes to home 5G subscribers

Verizon is giving away Android TV boxes to home 5G subscribers
The Stream TV is aimed at users who've ditched conventional TV. Sponsored Links Verizon You probably didn't notice it, but Verizon (Engadget's parent company) has a dedicated media player of its own. The carrier quietly released a Stream TV device meant to court 5G Home subscribers who've figuratively and literally cut the television cord. It's…

That was weird, wasn’t it?

That was weird, wasn’t it?
First of all, it’s an absolute joy to be alive. That’s the core principle I operate my life from. I think I’ve told you that before. Even in the most difficult circumstances I find something, anything to be joyful about. It’s not always easy, but it’s something I force myself to do. That’s the lens…

Prince Charles’ charity admits doubt over authenticity of stately home paintings

Prince Charles’ charity admits doubt over authenticity of stately home paintings
LONDON — Prince Charles has been embroiled in a scandal involving allegedly counterfeit artworks at a Scottish stately home he helped to save.British tabloid The Daily Mail reported Sunday that a £50 million ($64.7-million) Claude Monet water lily painting, a £42 million ($54.3-million) painting by Pablo Picasso and a £12 million ($15.5-million) painting by Salvador…

The Pixel 4 box is hiding an AR Easter egg

The Pixel 4 box is hiding an AR Easter egg
Should you try it out, you'll see a photo of the phone morph into an animated welcome message. It'll then display photos shot on Pixel, according to 9to5 Google. If you tap on the screen, a Lens card pops up that directs you to the Google Pixel profile on Instagram -- that's one way to…

Lexus’s first autonomous EV has drones and ‘artificial muscle technology’

Lexus’s first autonomous EV has drones and ‘artificial muscle technology’
Lexus leaned into the futuristic theme, which is evident from the vehicle's "hoodless" form, glass roof and gull-wing (aka DeLorean) doors. Inside, Lexus put gesture controls to use and created AR vehicle info systems. The front seats are meant to feel more like first-class airplane seats, and the backseats use something called "artificial muscle technology"…

California’s Earthquake Early Warning system rolls out statewide

California’s Earthquake Early Warning system rolls out statewide
This system doesn't predict earthquakes, and after quake's early this year failed to produce a notification on phones in Los Angeles, the threshold for a warning has been lowered to at least a magnitude 4.5 and Modified Mercalli Intensity (MMI) of 3, which is similar to a truck driving by outside your house. According to…

NASA news: Space Station astronaut shares out of this world selfie

NASA news: Space Station astronaut shares out of this world selfie
The NASA astronaut took part on the weekend in a spacewalk to replace old batteries on the International Space Station (ISS). Together with NASA’s Andrew “Drew” Morgan, the astronauts ventured into the vacuum of space on Sunday, October 6. On Monday, Mrs Koch shared on Twitter a breathtaking portrait from the spacewalk.The image was snapped…

Homebuilder sentiment surges to highest level of the year, but there...

Homebuilder sentiment surges to highest level of the year, but there are warning signs
Workers install roof trusses on a home under construction in Denver.Steve Nehf | The Denver Post | Getty Images)Confidence among the nation's homebuilders rose 1 point to 68 in September in the National Association of Home Builders/Wells Fargo Housing Market Index – well above expectations and the highest level of the year.It is also 1…

Limited Options for Dealing with North Korea

Kim Jong Il, North Korea’s psychotic “Dear Leader,” specializes in “guerrilla diplomacy.” He backs it up with a half-dozen or so nuclear weapons squirreled...