TX: Scientists grow lungs

TX: Scientists grow lungs in laboratory

Galveston, TX (KTRK) — For the first time, scientists in Texas have successfully grown human lungs in a lab. The video shows working lungs that UTMB scientists g...…
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High surf advisory issued for north facing shores

The National Weather Service in Honolulu has issued a high surf advisory which is in effect from 6 a.m. Friday to 6 a.m. Saturday. A north-northwest swell will build ton...…
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Illegal sign warns drivers of ‘pothole minefield’

An altered traffic sign in Kailua caught the eye of the community, highlighting the fact that their roads are in horrible condition. The city says the sign is illegal, but they get the message.…
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State cites construction company for falls, electrical hazards

The state has cited a Kalihi construction company for exposing workers to falls and electrical hazards. An investigation into Color Dynamics was triggered on September 11, 2013, when an employee fell approximately 50 feet to his death.…
FILE - In this Thursday, June 6, 2013, file photo, a pedestrian uses her cell phone as she passes a Verizon Wireless store on Broadway in Lower Manhattan, in New York. Verizon Communications Inc. reports quarterly financial results before the market opens on Tuesday, Jan. 21, 2014 (AP Photo/John Minchillo, File)

Verizon offers discounts under installment plan

NEW YORK (AP) — Verizon Wireless is offering discounts of at least $10 a month for subscribers who buy their phones through the company’s installment plan. Befo...…
FILE - In this photo taken May 16, 2011, file photo, the Pepsi logo is seen on a delivery truck at Walmart in Springfield, Ill. PepsiCo Inc. reports quarterly financial results before the market opens on Thursday, Feb. 13, 2014. (AP Photo/Seth Perlman, File)

PepsiCo sticks by beverages despite struggles

NEW YORK (AP) — PepsiCo plans to hang onto its struggling North American drinks unit, with hopes that the introduction of naturally sweetened, lower-calorie sodas wi...…