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11 hrs ago | KPLR-11

Webster University trying to set record for world's largest taco line

"In 2012 we did tried to break a record for the longest Sunday and we did and then two months later it got broken," says Campus Program Manager Kristen McDowell.


Related Topix: Webster University

15 hrs ago | MyFoxAtlanta

Henry County teen wont give up fight to cure cancer

A Henry County teenager is determined to do one thing in his life, cure cancer. When he is not getting ready for his high school graduation or playing a round of golf with his dad 17-year-old Tushar Mittal is working on the cure for cancer.


Related Topix: Georgia, UC Berkeley, Bartow County, GA

15 hrs ago | CSP

Hattie Hill

The Women's Foodservice Forum has announced that its board of directors has selected Hattie Hill as the organization's next president and CEO effective June 1. Hill is an international leadership development expert, business owner, best-selling author and globally renowned thought leader.


23 hrs ago | Sandy Springs Neighbor

District 3 candidates prepare for four-way slugfest

The new District 3 on the Fulton County commission has drawn four Republicans to compete for the seat, a contest to be decided in the May 20 primary as no Democrat qualified for the race.


Related Topix: Fulton County, GA, US Politics, US News, Representative Henry "Hank" Johnson, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Representative Hank Johnson

Yesterday | PhysOrg Weblog

First findings of virtual reality exposure therapy for PTSD

A randomized controlled clinical trial of Iraq and Afghanistan veterans with post-traumatic stress disorder found that shorter doses of virtual reality exposure therapy reduces PTSD diagnoses and symptoms.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Virtual Reality, Life, Veteran Affairs, Medicine, Psychiatry, Xanax, Alprazolam (generic), Anxiety, Health

Sun Apr 20, 2014

Toxicological Sciences

Integrated Redox Proteomics and Metabolomics of Mitochondria to Identify Mechanisms of Cd Toxicity

To whom correspondence should be addressed at Emory University, 205 Whitehead Research Center, Atlanta, GA 30322.


Related Topix: Atlanta, GA

India Talkies

Want to de-stress? Sex can help you -

New York, April 20: What can be the best way to defuse a fight or a conflict? Sex.


Sat Apr 19, 2014



Related Experience: Pearce completed an internship with the U.S. Endowment for Forestry and Communities and was an assistant park ranger at Paris Mountain State Park where she performed a variety of dutiesk, including construction repairs, remodeling and administrative tasks.


Related Topix: Central Connecticut State University, Atlanta, GA, Savannah, GA, University of Pennsylvania

Fri Apr 18, 2014

National Journal

The Incredible Shrinking Senate Majority

In 2010, Democrats won Senate races in nine of the 10 states in which President Obama's approval reached 48 percent or higher.


Related Topix: US News, 2012 Presidential Election, US Politics, George Bush

On Common Ground News

OCG News Elections Section

Voters in Rockdale County's Fieldstone community will cast their ballots at a new precinct on May 20. Life Church, located on Salem Road, is being sold and will no longer be used as a voting site for the community.


Related Topix: Rockdale County, GA, Atlanta, GA, Decatur, GA, Lithonia, GA, Dekalb County, GA

Thu Apr 17, 2014

Post and Courier

MUSC Board of Trustees selects new president

The Medical University of South Carolina Board of Trustees voted Thursday for Dr. David Cole to serve the university as its new president.


Related Topix: University of South Carolina, Medical University of South Carolina, New Mexico State University, Cornell University, Bethesda, MD

The Citizens' Voice

Kristian Bush enjoys writing for you

When he writes a song, Kristian Bush of Sugarland hopes that there's a person out there who will find meaning in it.


Related Topix: Sugarland, Country, Folk-Rock, God, Atlanta, GA

Buenos Aires Herald

Casting Jesus: did he really look like Brad Pitt?

They say you can never be too rich or too thin. Surely it goes without saying that you can't be too good-looking, either, right? Especially in Hollywood.


Related Topix: The Bible, Entertainment, Television, Diogo Morgado, World News, Africa, Morocco

Tue Apr 15, 2014

WHEC-TV Rochester

Dr. Brad Berk to speak at Nazareth College Commencement

Dr. Berk suffered a serious spinal cord injury when he fell off his bike in 2009.


Related Topix: Nazareth College, University of Rochester, University of Washington

Design News

3D Pictures of Huge, Self-Assembled DNA Structures

Last fall, we updated you on the self-assembly technology developed by researchers at Harvard's Wyss Institute using engineered DNA.


Related Topix: Life, Hobbies, Origami

Mon Apr 14, 2014

Accuracy In Academia

English Professors Moral Panic

If you love literature, you might find it easier to actually buy it than take a course in it.


Related Topix: Arts, Literature, Georgia Tech

Medical News Today

How mechanical forces affect T-cell recognition and signaling

Receptor molecules on the T-cells identify invaders by recognizing their specific antigens, helping the T-cells discriminate attackers from the body's own cells.


Related Topix: Georgia Tech, Cell Biology, Biology, Science, Health

Sat Apr 12, 2014

The Modesto Bee

Emory-UGA partnership gets money for flu research

The money from the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases goes to the Emory-UGA Center of Excellence for Influenza Research and Surveillance.


Related Topix: University of Georgia, Infectious Diseases, Medicine, Influenza, Health, Mount Sinai, NY

Fri Apr 11, 2014

The Emory Wheel

Crime Report a " 4/11/14

A male subject walked into a Sophomore Advisor's room and became lethargic and could not be awaken.



Nitrite Therapy Improves Left Ventricular Function During Heart...

From the LSU Cardiovascular Center of Excellence, LSU Health Sciences Center, New Orleans, LA ; Department of Cardiology, Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine, Nagoya, Japan ; Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Carlyle Fraser Heart Center and Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine , Emory University School ... (more)


Related Topix: LSU Health Sciences Center, World News, Japan, Atlanta, GA, Auburn University, Medicine, Pharmacology