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13 hrs ago | Tony's Kansas City

Shock!!! Mizzou Center for Terrorism and Disaster Studies Kansas City Violent Teen Flash Mobs

Read this KC Infozine article closely and realize that OUR KICK-ASS TKC BLOG COMMUNITY has inspired study among terrorism experts: New Perspectives on Violent Flash Mobs - "Originally, flash mobs were thought of as a type of public performance art or 'prankster action,'" J. Brian Houston, assistant professor in the Department of Communication and ... (more)


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17 hrs ago | The Arizona Republic

Chandler City Council hopeful Hartke man of many titles

Chandler City Council hopeful Hartke man of many titles Incumbent Council candidate Kevin Hartke: Pastor, non-profit director, community volunteer Check out this story on With by far the most cash among all candidates - he raised almost 15 times more than his next-closest competitor, according to the latest ... (more)


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23 hrs ago | Light Reading

Salary Survey Report 2014

In fact, 72% of those in the industry are satisfied with their current employer, and nearly 70% expect to make more money next year, according to Light Reading's latest global salary survey.


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Yesterday | Reuters

U.S. Midwestern farmers fighting explosion of 'superweeds'

Farmers in important crop-growing states should consider the environmentally unfriendly practice of deeply tilling fields to fight a growing problem with invasive "superweeds" that resist herbicides and choke crop yields, agricultural experts said this week.


Related Topix: Agriculture, Science

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Sedalia News Journal

Grasshopper numbers growing in Missouri

Farmers should scout and, if needed, spray for grasshoppers now, said University of Missouri Extension entomologist Wayne Bailey.


Related Topix: Entomology, Science, Agriculture

The Daily News

Develop Interests Before Retirement

Ray's take: Retirement success is not automatic. It takes planning and not just financial planning.



Red Cross running low on blood, asking for donations

The agency just reported their collections are down eight percent over the last 11 weeks.


Related Topix: Missouri, Audrain County, MO, Jefferson City, MO, Lincoln County, MO

Ag Professional

Deep tillage buries weed seeds that can't be killed by herbicides

Deep-six weed seeds to control pigweeds and other herbicide-resistant pests in soybean fields.


Related Topix: Bradley University, Agriculture, Science

Ag Professional

Drones draw interest to crop scouting and other new farm uses

Remote sensors can play a big part of farming in the future. Those sensors can be on a 10-foot pole or a satellite 250 miles out in space.


Related Topix: Agriculture, Science, Entomology, US News, Federal Aviation Administration

New Albany Gazette

Thumbing to California

Fifty years ago, my college friend Dan Dana and I were standing, with our suitcases, beside a road on the outskirts of Kansas City.


Related Topix: California

Tue Jul 22, 2014

KSDK-TV Saint Louis

Bosnian refugee goes to Harvard

Bosnian refugee goes to Harvard Bosnian Bayless graduate subject of film a he heads to Harvard.


Belleville News Democrat

McKendree will host GLVC Football Kickoff

The GLVC Football Kickoff event serves in preparing one the nation's newest NCAA Division II football conferences for its third season on the gridiron.


Related Topix: Great Lakes, IL, McKendree University, Ferris State University, Southwest Baptist University

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Customer Interaction Solutions

Assay Depot Partners with Kansas City Area Life Science Institute to...

Assay Depot Inc ., the pharmaceutical industry's leading marketplace for scientific services, today announced a partnership to build an academic Research Exchange for use by scientists at ten leading research hospitals, institutes, and universities in the Midwest.


Related Topix: University of Kansas, Kansas State University, Kansas City University of Medicine & Biosciences


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The article claims "80 out of more than 2,900 four-year colleges or universities offer a curriculum in sales, yet 50% of graduates from these schools end up in a sales career".


Mid Rivers Newsmagazine Front Page

Circle Of Concern scholarships awarded

Scholarship Committee Chair Jean Campbell and Circle Executive Director Chris Pallozola with Sarah Larara and Jessica Phung and Mikaela Fox and Sarah Kim .


Related Topix: Eureka, MO, Rockhurst University

Kansas City InfoZine

New Perspectives on Violent Flash Mobs

J. Brian Houston, assistant professor in the Department of Communication and co-director of the Terrorism and Disaster Center at the University of Missouri, says understanding the origin of flash mobs could help combat their violent potential.


Related Topix: Kansas City, MO

Sat Jul 19, 2014

KOMU-TV Columbia

Missouri Urban Journalism Workshop explores food for the future

Aspiring journalists from 15 different high schools came together this week to report on issues dealing with local and global hunger and food.



University of Missouri helps workers get diplomas

The University of Missouri has set up a program that allows its employees to finish their high school diplomas at the university's expense.


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Douglas County Herald

Entrepreneur Helps Organize 4-H Build-a-Business Camp

Hanna Taylor knows how important a "pitch competition" can be for a young entrepreneur.


Related Topix: Missouri, Small Business, Personal Finance, Columbia, MO, Callaway County, MO

KRCG-TV Jefferson City

Show-Me State Games celebrate 30th anniversary

The opening ceremonies begin at 7 p.m. at Mizzou Arena and will feature several athletes from the University of Missouri including Evan Boehm - football, Kentrell Brothers - football, Morgan Eye - women's basketball and Taylor Gadbois - softball.


Related Topix: Jefferson City, MO, Columbia, MO