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2 days ago
Researchers at Flinders University knocked out a gene known as RCAN1 in mice, hypothesizing that this would increase "non-shivering thermogenesis," which "expends calories as heat rather than storing them as fat" -- the mice were fed a high-calorie diet and did not gain weight. In particular, the modified mice did not store fat around their middles -- a phenomenon associated with many health risks, including cardiac problems -- and their resting muscles burned more calories. I wrote this into my 2009 novel Makers, and described a generation of formerly obese people who at first delighted in gorging on enormous meals, then realized that they were in danger of going broke paying for all the calories they needed to survive. The study’s authors point out that there’s a time and place for RCAN1’s role in preventing calories from being burned: namely, back when food was scarce and calories weren’t so readily available. In the modern world of “caloric abundance”, however, t...
4 days ago
Blow out the candles for New York City’s most iconic rom-com. “Working Girl,” the tale of Tess McGill, a Staten Island gal (played winningly by Oscar nominee Melanie Griffith) with big hair, a big heart and even bigger dreams is turning the big 3-0 — and her hometown is throwing an birthday bash in her...
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6 days ago
"I was like, "Oh come on, have a romance with me!" But no, Alec said, "I can't do this with people I work with." He's a sweetheart."
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6 days ago
It's been almost 30 years since the romantic-comedy "Working Girl" debuted, and Melanie Griffith is sharing how she truly felt about her co-star Alec Baldwin. 
6 days ago
Melanie Griffith was trying to work on a romance with Alec Baldwin when they
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1 week ago
NASA Deputy Associate Administrator Melanie Saunders and astronaut Mike Massimino ring the closing bell of Nasdaq after the NASA's InSight lander successfully touched down on the surface of Mars.
1 week ago
Back in the ’90s, when the Spice Girls were hot, Melanie Brown, aka Mel B, was known around the world as Scary Spice. But Brown’s life became truly scary a couple of decades later, when, as a mother of three daughters trapped in an allegedly abusive marriage to second husband Stephen Belafonte, she attempted suicide....
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2 weeks ago
A California prostitute known as “Pretty Hoe” admitted to luring teens into sex trafficking and coercing one victim into getting a face tattoo of her pimp’s name, officials said. Melanie Denae Williams — who often refers to herself as “The Most Hated Hoe in LA.” — pleaded guilty to sex trafficking by force, fraud or...
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2 weeks ago
A California pimp who uses the handle “Pretty Hoe” boasted on Instagram she forced other women into sick sex acts. Melanie Denae Williams, 23, pleaded guilty as part of a deal that could see her jailed for up to 15 years in prison. Williams told detectives she used her social media pages to lure underage […]
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November 5th, 2018
The 1990s girl group posted a video message announcing a new 2019 U.K. stadium tour, but without original member Victoria (Posh Spice) Beckham.
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November 2nd, 2018
A telephone rings in a corner of Giles Martin’s private mixing room at Abbey Road Studios, catching the latter-day producer of Beatles recordings by surprise. “That never rings,” he says, reaching over to pick up the receiver. It’s his wife, Melanie, calling from their 23-acre farm about 80 miles...
November 2nd, 2018
A telephone rings in a corner of Giles Martin’s private mixing room at Abbey Road Studios, catching the latter-day producer of Beatles recordings by surprise. “That never rings,” he says, reaching over to pick up the receiver. It’s his wife, Melanie, calling from their 23-acre farm about 80 miles...
October 26th, 2018
Melanie Edgell felt a sense of pride being able to tell the story of a former TTC employee and his trials during the D-Day battle in Normandy. The 10-year-old was part of a group of students from Davisville Public School who joined Canadian veterans of war and peacekeeping missions at the North York Centre subway […]
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October 22nd, 2018
The backlash from T.I.’s “Melania strips” video is reaching dangerous levels. In this “Page Six TV” exclusive, actress Melanie Marden — who played first lady Melania Trump in the viral video — says she received a threatening text message on her unlisted cellphone. “Follow my instructions or you will be assassinated within the next 24...
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October 22nd, 2018
The most surprising thing about “Galveston” may be that it is surprising at all. Based on the 2010 novel of the same name by Nic Pizzolatto, the controversial, iconoclastic writer behind the “True Detective” television series, the film’s story is in essence made of spare parts put to new use. A...
October 21st, 2018
Name: Melanie Brock Title: CEO, Melanie Brock Advisory URL: www.melaniebrockjapan.com DoB: April 10, 1964 Hometown: Albany, Western Australia Years in Japan: 26 Playfully known as ...
October 19th, 2018
Model Melanie Marden praised herself for her "brave" decision to film a nude scene depicting First Lady Melania Trump stripping in the Oval Office in an interview released Thursday.
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October 19th, 2018
Melanie Marden, the Melania Trump look-alike who appeared in rapper T.I.'s music video, is doubling down on her attacks against the first lady by both mocking her accent and slut-shaming her career as a model.
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October 18th, 2018
The Melania Trump doppelgänger who stripped in a controversial T.I. music video says she has been getting threats — and lashed out at the cyberbullies. “Wow, I don’t usually post about haters but I need to,” wrote actress Melanie Marden in an Instagram post on Monday. “I was hired (as an actress) not a stripper...
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October 18th, 2018
Melanie Marden told Inside Edition in an exclusive interview that she didn't intend to offend first lady Melania Trump.
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October 18th, 2018
Director Mélanie Laurent and actors Ben Foster and Elle Fanning bring some seedy poetry to “Galveston,” a muted crime drama that runs out of plot too soon, but makes up for it with powerhouse performances and a finely shaded sense of place. The picture’s not at the same level as “The Florida Project”...
October 18th, 2018
Director Mélanie Laurent and actors Ben Foster and Elle Fanning bring some seedy poetry to “Galveston,” a muted crime drama that runs out of plot too soon, but makes up for it with powerhouse performances and a finely shaded sense of place. The picture’s not at the same level as “The Florida Project”...
October 11th, 2018
An adolescent girl grapples with the absence of her father in “Sadie,” Megan Griffiths’ exploration of the darker side of girlhood. Sophia Mitri Schloss delivers a powerful performance as the troubled Sadie, who is fixated on her military father, away at war. Her mother, Rae (Melanie Lynskey),...
October 11th, 2018
An adolescent girl grapples with the absence of her father in “Sadie,” Megan Griffiths’ exploration of the darker side of girlhood. Sophia Mitri Schloss delivers a powerful performance as the troubled Sadie, who is fixated on her military father, away at war. Her mother, Rae (Melanie Lynskey),...
October 6th, 2018
In 2015, Melanie Garcia says she was lighting a pumpkin when a flash fire blew out and burned her four-year-old daughter.
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October 6th, 2018
A “Wheel of Fortune” contestant lost out on some big money after guessing the wrong letter and accidentally turning the puzzle into an NSFW answer. The awkward moment happened on Thursday night’s episode of the classic game show, when contestant Melanie only had one more letter to guess to solve the puzzle and win big....
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September 26th, 2018
The four-year degree, which combines the study of Indigenous and non-Indigenous law, is a step toward reshaping the colonial legacy in the current legal system, says Melanie Mark, B.C.'s minister of advanced education.
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