You’re still being tracked online


Monday, ProRepublica published an article titled “Meet the Online Tracking Device That is Virtually Impossible to Block”, which covered a little known fact among most internet users today. The report says that a “new, extremely persistent type of online tracking is shadowing visitors to thousands of top websites” — including

Extremists attempt to kill Jews in France


A group of pro-terrorist Muslims in France took to the streets Sunday in Sarcelles in what some bystanders said was an extreme, chaotic and violent protest against Israel’s choice to protect itself from missile strikes from Gaza. It was reported that the violent protest was set up by various pro-Palestinian organizations and some individuals who…

SVC plans admission and financial aid presentation

Saint Vincent College Office of Admission and Financial Aid will offer an admission and financial aid presentation for college-bound high school students and their parents from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 5 in the Sis and Herman Dupré Science Pavilion on campus with optional campus tours at 7:30 p.m.

Potassium supplements may help some patients with heart failure

Researchers from the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania found that patients taking prescription potassium supplements together with loop diuretics for heart failure have better survival rates than patients taking diuretics without the potassium. Moreover, the degree of benefit increases with higher diuretic doses. The team, including senior author Sean Hennessy, PharmD,…