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Sunday | Detroit Free Press

Silence isn't golden: Why 'the treatment' can ruin a relationship

After more than 11 years together, Gwendolyn and Jim Mulholland of Royal Oak found their marriage on the brink because, she admits, the silent treatment had become a go-to weapon whenever problems arose.


Related Topix: Provo, UT

Sat Sep 13, 2014

KTRH-AM Houston

The Sabotage of Diet Sodas

Dr. Hill says the relationship between diet soda and the subsequent consumption of high calorie food is subtle and nuanced, but says over time it produces weight gain. "People who drink a diet drink might think, 'Hey, I just drank this calorie-free drink, and therefore I can go ahead and order the bacon-double-cheeseburger," says Hill.


Tue Sep 09, 2014

CBS Local

Leidner Will Likely Start For Gophers Vs TCU

They're headed to Fort Worth to face Texas Christian University. They're two touchdown underdogs who are physically beaten up.


Sun Sep 07, 2014

KCBD-TV Lubbock

Wendy Davis begins book tour in Fort Worth

"Forgetting To Be Afraid" hits the bookshelves this week, and the Fort Worth Democrat begins her statewide book tour to promote the book Monday night with a book signing at a shop at Texas Christian University in her hometown. The book has drawn attention for its details of two medical abortions Davis has had.


Related Topix: US News

WGN-TV Chicago

Diet drinks linked to gaining weight

A study done by a team of psychologists, suggests people who consume low-calorie drinks tend to eat higher-calorie snacks to compensate. The study's author, a Texas Christian University professor, says choosing diet beverages seems to prime people to choose unhealthy foods.


Sat Sep 06, 2014

Daily Mail

How diet drinks can make you put ON weight: Downing low calorie...

'She wanted to tell you something before I killed her': Murdered girl's mom tells court how 'killer' sent taunting texts from her daughter's phone the day after 'he stabbed the teen to death' Family devastated after boy, 11, shot himself dead with his police officer father's gun after getting into an argument over chores 'I knew then what I needed to do' - Texas gubernatorial candidate Wendy Davis reveals having two abortions in new memoir Deadly cobra captured in California still had venom glands intact, and could have killed a human with just one bite How the sickest website on the internet is exploiting those naked selfies of celebs: Inside 4chan 'the ninth circle of hell' Well-wishers led by Guiliana Rancic gather at Joan Rivers' Manhattan apartment ahead of her funeral - as questions are raised about clinic that operated on her 'I'll sleep when I'm dead': Joan's last laugh in final ... (more)


Fri Sep 05, 2014


Clarification: TCU Name Change-Terrorist Group

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Related Topix: Fort Worth, TX, Science / Technology

Local colleges offer low-cost adult classes on financial planning

Texas Christian University has continuing education courses on retiring, Social Security, wills, trusts and estate planning, and investing taught by financial experts. Costs range from $45 to $96.


Related Topix: Social Security, Personal Finance, Estate Planning, Tarrant County, TX, Retirement, Family, Kids

Hispanic Business

Studies from Texas Christian University Yield New Information about...

In this study, we were able to determine that nanoscale effects introduced via a coherent interface model can indeed result in complex, non-local displacement and stress fields near the free surface of a substrate." The news reporters obtained a quote from the research from , "The specific geometry is defined by a spherical nanoparticle near a straight boundary.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Nanotechnology

Thu Sep 04, 2014

Stuttering issues ease with therapy, new support group

West Texas A&M assistant football coach Matt Talamantes, left, works with players and offensive coordinator Stephen Lee at Buffalo Sports Complex in Canyon. WT will start a support group next month for people who stutter, like Talamantes.


Related Topix: West, TX, Canyon, TX, West Texas A&M University, Texas A&M University


Similarity to terror group prompts TCU name change

Texas Christian University has changed the name of an education program because its acronym is the same as that commonly used for the terrorist group responsible for widespread violence in Iraq and Syria. Project ISIS was the name for an education initiative offered by TCU at a school it runs for children with learning disabilities.


Related Topix: Terrorism

Sun Aug 31, 2014

No-calorie sweeteners can affect your weight loss goals

For the study, researchers conducted three experiments in which 116 participants ages 18 to 25 were randomly given an unmarked cup filled with either a non-caloric sweetened beverage , a sugar sweetened beverage or non-sweetened beverage .


Thu Aug 28, 2014


No-Calorie Sweeteners May Lead to Diet-Sabotaging Choices

Do diet drinks help or hinder those trying to lose weight? New research from Texas Christian University suggests that no-calorie sweeteners may lead to diet-sabotaging choices.


TCU offers courses in Islamic culture to the public in DFW

The Dallas-Fort Worth metroplex is diversely populated by different ethnicities and religious denominations.


Related Topix: Religion, Islam

Wed Aug 27, 2014

Zillow Blog

Homes on the Market for $100,000

Purchasing a home can be a big financial step. Whether you are a first-time buyer departing from the rental market or an individual entering the investment market, finding an affordable home is of great importance.


Related Topix: Home Gardening, Home

WFAA-TV Dallas

TCU gets $30 million gift for business school expansion

A $30 million gift to Texas Christian University is the first big step toward a $100 million expansion of the Neeley School of Business.


Related Topix: South University, Fort Worth, TX

Graham Leader

Freeze out for season

Graham senior safety Mikey Freeze will sit out the 2014 football season with a shoulder injury.


Related Topix: Graham, TX

Tue Aug 26, 2014

Business Journal

Nashville businessman gives $30M to Texas alma mater

Texas Christian University in Fort Worth will receive a $30 million donation from Nashville businessman Spencer Hays to go toward a $100 million facility expansion of the Neeley School of Business.


Business Journal

TCU gets $30M donation for $100M Neeley School of Business expansion, renovation

Texas Christian University in Fort Worth will receive a $30 million donation from Nashville businessman Spencer Hays to go toward a $100 million facility expansion of the Neeley School of Business.


Business Journal

TCU's Ken Morgan explores the future of energy at new Rees-Jones Hall

Texas Christian University opened the new Rees-Jones Hall on Monday, a 62,000-square-foot building where the next generation will learn to tackle tomorrow's energy challenges.


Related Topix: Geology, Science