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3 hrs ago | Journal Gazette

Notre Dame adds 3rd O-linemen to recruiting class

The three-star prospect joins Tristen Hoge and Jerry Tillery, who are both rated four-star recruits, on the offensive line in the Irish's recruiting class.

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Related Topix: University of Notre Dame, Journalism

7 hrs ago | Science Daily

Uniting community development efforts could benefit members of underserved communities

Although many organizations address poverty, they often serve similar demographics and may compete for clients and resources.

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11 hrs ago | Examiner.com

DC Forensic Sciences Department new board created to better serve DC residents

Today it has been announced that the charter members of the Science Advisory Board for the District of Columbia's Department of Forensic Sciences have been sworn in and have elected Irv Litofsky, Director of Forensic Services for the Baltimore County Police Department as the first chairman of the body.

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Related Topix: Criminal Defense Law, Law, Virginia, West Virginia University, University of Virginia, Chemistry, Science

16 hrs ago | Wireless Design & Development

Remote Surveillance May Increase Chance of Survival for - Uncontacted' Tribes

Lowland South America, including the Amazon Basin, harbors most of the last indigenous societies that have limited contact with the outside world.

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Related Topix: Amazonia, MO, Anthropology, Science, University of New Mexico

20 hrs ago | River Front Times

UMSL Will Save The Current Newspaper After Student Committee Slashes Funding

The University of Missouri-St. Louis plans to forgive its student newspaper's $40,000 debt and create a new funding source after the student body cut the paper's funding.

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23 hrs ago | The Maneater

TAPP/ASUM confusing, unnecessary

Last week, the organization announced plans to merge with the Associated Students of the University of Missouri, putting TAPP under the ASUM umbrella.

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Tue Apr 22, 2014

Metro

NEWMusic lessons: University courses on Miley Cyrus and Beyonc take over campus

Those lyrics will resonate with any undergraduate who's ever enjoyed a late night, so perhaps it makes sense that they should study them as well as live by them.

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Related Topix: Skidmore College, Rutgers University

The Post-Journal, Jamestown New York

Socarides To Talk Women's Poetry, Dickinson In Fredonia Tonight

Keynote speaker Alexandra Socarides, associate professor of English at the University of Missouri, will discuss 19th century poetry as part of The Big Read series tonight at 7:30 at the 1891 Fredonia Opera House located at 9 Church St. During her talk, "Layers of Erasure: Emily Dickinson and the Problems of Recovery," Socarides will describe the ... (more)

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Related Topix: Arts, Poetry, Los Angeles, CA

PhysOrg Weblog

'Tween' television programming promotes some stereotypical conceptions of gender roles

Gerding found that tween viewers could potentially develop narrow conceptions about their range of possibilities in the world.

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Related Topix: Adolescents and Pre-Teens, University of Delaware, Human Sexuality

WebProNews

Paige Laurie Dubbert, Wal-Mart Heiress, Divorcing

Wal-Mart Heiress Paige Laurie Dubbert has filed for divorce from her husband of nearly six years, Patrick Bode Dubbert.

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Related Topix: Missouri, University of Southern California

The Kansas City Star

Twitter Tuesday: What you and the Chiefs have in common, Sluggin' ...

When Republican lawmakers passed a bill aimed at cutting income taxes in Missouri by $620 million, they inadvertently eliminated the top income tax bracket and will ultimately end up cutting state revenue by $4.8 billion, Gov. Jay Nixon said Tuesday.

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Related Topix: Jay Nixon, US Governors, Death Penalty, US Politics, Sam Brownback, US News, US Senate, Republican, Franklin County, KS

The Kansas City Star

New Jersey school sued over 'under God' in pledge

When Republican lawmakers passed a bill aimed at cutting income taxes in Missouri by $620 million, they inadvertently eliminated the top income tax bracket and will ultimately end up cutting state revenue by $4.8 billion, Gov. Jay Nixon said Tuesday.

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Related Topix: Jay Nixon, US Governors, Kansas City, MO, Sam Brownback, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican

Southwest Farm Press

Texas A&M Decision Aid to offer farm program analysis

When it's completed, a crop policy decision aid instrument will be a "powerful tool" to assist farmers in determining which new farm program option makes the most sense for a particular farm or crop.

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Related Topix: Agriculture, Science, Texas A&M University, Missouri, US News, United States Department of Agriculture

Mon Apr 21, 2014

The Kansas City Star

Vigil for two KC shooting victims includes call to end the 'no-snitch' rule

Police Chief Darryl Forté tweeted shortly after 8 p.m. that the discovery was made in the 6000 block of Northwest Prairie View Road.

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Related Topix: Kansas City, MO, US Governors, Sam Brownback

The Kansas City Star

Wichita author who is gay, conservative and Christian seeks to start a conversation

Police Chief Darryl Forté tweeted shortly after 8 p.m. that the discovery was made in the 6000 block of Northwest Prairie View Road.

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Related Topix: Gay/Lesbian, Wichita, KS, US Politics, Sam Brownback, US News, US Senate, Republican, US Governors

Jerusalem Post

Recalling the tragedy in Kansas City

OVERLAND PARK, Kansas When I moved to suburban Kansas City from downtown Chicago in November 2007, I did so in large part because of the strong Jewish community.

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Related Topix: Kansas, Overland Park, KS, Park, KS, Journalism, Alpha Epsilon Pi, Student Society, Fraternities

Kansas City InfoZine

How Value Cuts Affect Ground Chuck

"We processed 24 beef steers over five months, isolating the left and right chucks," Ohman says.

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Related Topix: Life, Beef, Food, Meat, Agriculture, Science

The Fresno Bee

Sexual assault victims on college campuses need more help

The horrifying numbers of sexual assaults against women on college campuses are finally gaining more intense scrutiny, including on local campuses and in Washington.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Claire McCaskill, US Senate, Democrat, Criminal Defense Law, Law

Kansas City InfoZine

Dog Ownership Benefits Families of Children with Autism

Columbia, MO - infoZine - Many families face the decision of whether to get a dog.

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Related Topix: Columbia, MO, Dogs, Pets

South Dakota Newspaper Association

Chet Brokaw to receive Distinguished Service Award

Chet Brokaw, who for more than three decades covered state government and most every major news event in South Dakota as a reporter and correspondent for The Associated Press, will receive South Dakota Newspaper Association's Distinguished Service Award during the group's upcoming convention.

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Related Topix: South Dakota, US Governors, Dennis Daugaard, Iowa State University, Journalism, Pierre, SD

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