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2 hrs ago | ABA Journal

101-year-old lawyer is still working at Fox Rothschild

Shusterman still works at Fox Rothschild in Philadelphia, where his practice has focused on corporate and real-estate law, the Philadelphia Inquirer reports.


7 hrs ago |

Joan H. Hummel, 83, businesswoman

Joan H. Hummel, 83, of Philadelphia and Palm Beach, Fla., a businesswoman, died Sunday, July 20, of pneumonia at Temple University Hospital.


Related Topix: Philadelphia, PA

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Chambersburg Public Opinion

New royalty crowned at Miss Shippensburg Fair Pageants

SHIPPENSBURG >> In a swirl of glitter, gowns and deeply rooted farm traditions, four lucky ladies were crowned this year's Little Miss and Miss Shippensburg Fair Queens and runners up on Monday night.


Related Topix: Shippensburg, PA, Opinion

Slam X Hype

House Of Hackney X Puma - not your dad's 'Basket'

London's House of Hackney teams up with PUMA , to make a basketball shoe that will most likely not get any use on a traditional court.


Medical Daily

HIV Successfully Destroyed In Human Cells For The First Time; May One Day Be The Cure For AIDS

HIV may soon be a fearful disease of the past after a Philadelphia laboratory announced a breakthrough: They had successfully destroyed the virus.


Related Topix: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention


Temple University researchers eliminate the HIV virus from cultured human cells for first time

The HIV-1 virus has proved to be tenacious, inserting its genome permanently into its victims' DNA, forcing patients to take a lifelong drug regimen to control the virus and prevent a fresh attack.


Related Topix: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

The Washington Post

Americans hate Congress. They will totally teach it a lesson by not voting.

Temple University student Ashley Rooney, 19, emerges from a voting booth at the Dendy recreation center in North Philadelphia, Pa., after voting on Nov. 4, 2008.


Related Topix: Science / Technology

The Day

Keeping tabs on invasive shrimp in local waters

Rebecca Barnard, a 2013 Temple University graduate, uses a large net to sweep the water for native and non-native shrimp along the dock at the Old Saybrook Town Dock Friday.


Related Topix: Williams College, Mystic, CT, Old Saybrook, CT, Groton, CT

Sun Jul 20, 2014

The Citizens' Voice

Grandfather receives first salute from grandson at commissioning ceremony

An area family marked three generations of service in the United States Navy during a recent commissioning ceremony for Ensign Matthew Joseph Solomon, a graduate of Albemarle High School and Boston College, who was commissioned last month as an ensign in the U.S. Navy.


Related Topix: US Military, US Navy, US News, Boston College, Syracuse University, Baylor University

Centenarian lawyer Murray Shusterman's secret: Keep going

Murray Shusterman began practicing law in 1936, when Franklin D. Roosevelt was in the White House - and he hasn't stopped working since.


Related Topix: Home Listing, Home, Bala Cynwyd, PA, Estate Planning, Personal Finance, Philadelphia, PA

Howard E. Blake, Temple education professor

A memorial celebration will be Saturday, July 26, for Howard E. Blake, 92, of Media, a former Temple University professor who died June 15 of renal failure at White Horse Village in Newtown Square.


Related Topix: Fairfield, NC, Wilson, NC, Barton College, Eden, NC, Education Etc.

Sat Jul 19, 2014

Terrapin Station MD

Kareem Ali Decommits From Maryland

The Maryland Terrapins were ona recruiting hot streak for the month of June. That is, until they got some pretty bad news Saturday afternoon when prized 2015 recruit Kareem Ali decommited from the Terps in favor of Temple University.


The Times Leader

Fourth generation joins Fino's Pharmacy on Main Street

Vincent Peck, a recent graduate of Temple University School of Pharmacy, is returning to his roots on Main Street in Pittston to join his family in operating Fino's Pharmacy.


Related Topix: Pittston, PA

Study: No crime spike around city casino

A study by two Philadelphia researchers has found that crime in the immediate area of SugarHouse Casino in Philadelphia's Fishtown section has not increased since the casino opened 2010.


Related Topix: Criminal Defense Law, Law, Prison, Philadelphia, PA, Criminal Justice, Drexel University

Temple students join Mandela Day in South Africa

Norman Nobela, a 21-year-old Soweto resident, traveled a few blocks from home to pitch in at yesterday's Mandela Day of Service, an annual event similar to the Martin Luther King Day of Service in Philadelphia.


Related Topix: World News, South Africa, Philadelphia, PA

Fri Jul 18, 2014

Dallas Morning News

Ragland: When a diabetic is denied syringes, there's a big problem

So when a routine visit to my local pharmacy to buy syringes and insulin for my diabetic dog took an unexpected turn this week, questions came to mind: "Is it still legal to buy syringes over the counter?" The syringes and insulin, neither of which requires a prescription, were for Moxie, our Lab mix who's been battling diabetes for three years.


Related Topix: Medicine, Insulin (generic), Humulin, Novolin, Diabetes, Health, Healthcare Law, Law, Bexar County, TX, Drugs, Opinion

University Business

APLU, USU select seven urban research universities for innovative grant

As public research universities seek to keep pace with an evolving student body, the Association of Public and Land-grant Universities today announced that seven of its urban research university members have been selected as participants in a one-year, innovative project that seeks to transform the way higher education is delivered.


Related Topix: Georgia State University, Florida International University, University of Akron, Portland State University, University of Illinois Chicago


Embryonic Stem Cell-Derived Cardiac Myocytes Are Not Ready for Human...

From the Departments of Internal Medicine and Molecular Physiology & Biophysics, Cardiovascular Research Center, Carver College of Medicine, University of Iowa, Iowa City ; Cedars-Sinai Heart Institute, Los Angeles, CA ; Department of Physiology and Cardiovascular Research Center, Temple University School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA ; INSERM UMR ... (more)


Related Topix: Stem Cell Research, Science / Technology, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA, France, World News,

Araujo's alleged killer, a budding musician, attempted suicide at police HQ

IN THE WEEKS leading up to Laura Araujo's slaying, Jeremiah Jakson's life seemed to be spiraling out of control.


Related Topix: East Germantown, IN

Temple raising tuition by $600

In-state students will pay $14,006 in tuition, up from $13,406, and those from out of state will pay $24,032, up from $23,432.