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Students Describe Anguish of Being Without Their Phones for 24 Hours

It all began when 200 University of Maryland students were asked by their professor to go without their phones and all media for 24 hours for an experiment in 2010.

02/03/2015

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Baltimore Makes Top 10 Priciest Zip Codes for Car Insurance

If your car insurance rate is through the roof, your ZIP code may be to blame.

01/27/2015

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Study: Tequila is Good for Your Health and Your Diet

Margarita sippers and tequila lovers rejoice! Researchers say tequila is good for your health and your new year’s diet.

01/27/2015

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D.C. Falls in Top 10 Areas in U.S. With Highest Smoking Cost

This week marks Tobacco Free Awareness Week, and a new study shows that smokers on average will burn through $1.4 million in personal costs — but the cost is higher for those in D.C. and Maryland.

01/20/2015

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Study: Majority of Office Workers Say Good Cup of Coffee Can Make Workday Better

A large majority of office workers say coffee plays an important part in success in the workplace, according to a new study.

01/20/2015

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Study: Early School Start For Teens Means More Car Crashes

According to a new study, teenage drivers who sleep late have fewer car accidents.

11/24/2014

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Study Suggests Genetic Link For Male Homosexuality

A large study of gay brothers adds to evidence that genes influence men’s chances of being homosexual, but the results aren’t strong enough to prove it.

11/17/2014

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D.C. Area Will Flood Daily in Just 30 Years, Study Says

Just three decades from now the District of Columbia and Annapolis will experience floods on a daily basis, sometimes twice a day, a recent report says.

10/08/2014

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Study: Dogs Are Distinctly Optimistic, Pessimistic Like Humans

Dogs can be optimistic and pessimistic, a new study finds.

09/22/2014

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Survey: D.C. Drivers Among Rudest in America

Drivers in the District of Columbia are known for being some of the worst in the country, but a new survey also pegs them as some of the rudest.

09/16/2014

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