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1 hr ago | Wall St. Cheat Sheet

Hangry? Here's How Your Hunger Can Affect Relationships at Home

Everyone knows that no one is exactly happy when he or she is hungry, but did you know there is a specific name for that hunger-induced crankiness you feel? "Hangry" is the term given to the phenomenon, and as you can probably guess, the word is derived from the combination of the words "hungry" and "angry."


6 hrs ago | The Intelligencer

Larry Thomas

THOMAS, Larry, passed peacefully into the arms of Christ on April 16, 2014 in Bonita Springs, FL, surrounded by his wife Charlotte and children Eric Thomas and Sara Barnwell.


Related Topix: Bonita Springs, FL, US News, US Federal Bureau of Investigation

10 hrs ago | New Hampshire Public Radio -

Extra Vaccination Push Underway In Ohio As Mumps Outbreak Spreads

Health officials are making an extra push for vaccination against mumps in Columbus, Ohio, in the wake of an outbreak that started at Ohio State University.


Related Topix: Vaccinations, Health, Mumps, Columbus, OH, Medicine, Nursing

11 hrs ago | Ashland Times-Gazette

Doctor seeks shorter sentence in child porn case

A pediatric doctor who pleaded guilty to accessing child pornography is citing a troubled childhood and his own sexual abuse as a boy as he seeks a lower prison sentence.


Related Topix: Prison, Criminal Defense Law, Law

15 hrs ago | Toledo Blade

Gee's move to WVU could save OSU millions

Ohio State University expects to save millions of dollars because former president Gordon Gee is giving up part of his retirement package as he becomes president of West Virginia University for the second time.


Related Topix: West Virginia University

19 hrs ago | Miami University RedHawks

Myers, Girgis Shine at Mt. SAC Relays

WALNUT, Calif. Juniors Charlotte Myers and Melissa Girgis soared at the esteemed Mt.


Related Topix: Walnut, CA

Fri Apr 18, 2014

Plant lovers' almanac: More blooms and warm days are welcome

For one brief shining moment this past weekend, there came a few star magnolia flowers, just birthed, only to be blasted on Tuesday.


Related Topix: Life, Fruits, Food, Wooster, OH, Akron, OH

Ed FitzGerald gives it the old college try, unemployment drops again: Ohio Politics...

Ed FitzGerald wants you to know about his hardscrabble time at Ohio State. Mary Taylor wants you to know that she still hates Obamacare.


Related Topix: Ohio, Ohio Government, US News, US Governors, John Kasich, Cuyahoga County, OH

Multiple mumps cases found in central Ohio school

A Delaware General Health District spokeswoman said Friday that students who haven't been vaccinated for mumps will be excluded from attending the Delaware County school where the cases were reported.


Related Topix: Mumps, Health, Ohio

Business Journal

20 to Know: Matt Cooper

How did you get into this profession? Growing up, my dad owned and managed some Ohio State University rental units, so I learned the rental side of the business early on.


Why Mumps And Measles Can Spread Even When We're Vaccinated

Potent but not perfect: Medical assistant Elissa Ortivez prepares a measles, mumps and rubella vaccine at a clinic in Walsenburg, Colo.


Related Topix: Columbus, OH, Family, Kids

WFMZ-TV Allentown

Life Lessons: Shakespeare in autism therapy

William Shakespeare has inspired millions of people over hundreds of years, and now researchers hope to use his work in a whole new way - as a novel therapy for children with autism.


Thu Apr 17, 2014

WKYC-TV Cleveland

Childhood diseases making a comeback

The mumps outbreak in Columbus at Ohio State University is now over 230 cases. The majority of which stems from students on campus.


Related Topix: Health, Mumps, Infectious Diseases, Medicine, Vaccinations

The Lantern

Study finds 61% of young Republicans support same-sex marriage, Ohio State students react

A float carries couples who were recently married June 22 on High Street as part of Pride Parade 2013.


Related Topix: US News, Wedding, US Politics, Senator Rob Portman, Republican, Mike DeWine, Ohio

Study: Snack might help avoid fight with spouse

A quick candy bar may stave off more than hunger. It could prevent major fights between husbands and wives, at least if a new study that used voodoo dolls is right.


Related Topix: North Carolina, University of North Carolina Wilmington

News Herald

Ohio aviation pioneer gets her statue at Columbus airport

Bill Kelley has spent more than four decades trying to get people to remember the name Jerrie Mock.


Related Topix: Flying, Life, Hobbies, Heath, OH, Newark, OH, Columbus, OH

News Herald

Why I want to lead Ohio

I am running for governor because Ohio's middle class should be getting ahead, not just getting by.


Related Topix: Ohio, Cuyahoga County, OH, US Governors, John Kasich

Science Daily

DNA looping damage tied to HPV cancer, researcher discovers

Certain strains of human papillomavirus are known to cause about five percent of all cancer cases, yet all the mechanisms aren't completely understood.


Related Topix: HPV, Health, Science / Technology, High Performance Computing, Genetics, Medicine, Immunology, Biology, Science

The Lantern

Ohio State boarders rail against skate park removal

OSU's only campus skate park, 'Campus Ramps,' is set to be replaced with student recreation areas.


Related Topix: Wilmington, OH, Kids, Columbus, OH

Wed Apr 16, 2014


Background, desire to help others make Dr. Alzuhaili a fit at PAH

Punxsutawney Area Hospital has welcomed a new face as its general surgeon to its Medical Arts Building in Suite 104 at 83 Hillcrest Drive - well, a sort-of new face.


Related Topix: Punxsutawney, PA