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2 hrs ago | Genesee Country Express

Five Ways to Make Math Fun

As kids head back to school, the thought of math may send shivers down their spines.

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Related Topix: Kids, Family, Short-Hills, NJ

2 hrs ago | Post-gazette.com

An Internet persona that's negative and endearing

"Sorry," he says. "The bus." He settles into his seat at the Melrose Diner and orders coffee and an omelet with cheddar cheese and extra peppers.

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2 hrs ago | The Miami Herald

Memories of Benjamin Franklin all over town

I was just entering Independence Hall Park in Philadelphia when the man strode past me, too quickly to see much more than a blur.

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Related Topix: Philadelphia, Hard-Rock

6 hrs ago | Philly.com

'She watched her only son die'

Investigators gather on Manton Street near South 25th Street in the King Village section of South Philadelphia on Thursday Aug. 21, 2014, after a man was found suffering from a fatal gunshot wound.

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Related Topix: Philadelphia, PA, Violent Crime, McKean, PA

6 hrs ago | O-R Online

Students move into dorms with less bulk at Cal U.

ROTC representatives Joshua Wolfe, left, and Sgt. Jesse Maund distribute cold water Friday during move-in day at California University of Pennsylvania.

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Related Topix: Washington, PA, Computers

6 hrs ago | MyFoxPhilly

Dr. Mike: Canned Tuna Warning For Pregnant Women

It could actually be worse for you, according to an article released by Consumer Reports, which previously caused some big controversies over topics like arsenic in apple juice.

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7 hrs ago | O-R Online

Students move into dorms with less bulk at Cal U.

ROTC representatives Joshua Wolfe, left, and Sgt. Jesse Maund distribute cold water Friday during move-in day at California University of Pennsylvania.

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Related Topix: Washington, PA, Computers

8 hrs ago | Philly.com

'She watched her only son die'

Investigators gather on Manton Street near South 25th Street in the King Village section of South Philadelphia on Thursday Aug. 21, 2014, after a man was found suffering from a fatal gunshot wound.

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Related Topix: Philadelphia, PA, Violent Crime, McKean, PA

12 hrs ago | Erie Times News

Zabawa festival celebrates Polish heritage

The Zabawa Polish Heritage Festival will be held on the grounds of Holy Trinity Parish, 2220 Reed St., tonight through Sunday.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, Poland, Erie, PA, Edinboro University of Pennsylvania

16 hrs ago | MyFoxPhilly

Dr. Mike: Canned Tuna Warning For Pregnant Women

It could actually be worse for you, according to an article released by Consumer Reports, which previously caused some big controversies over topics like arsenic in apple juice.

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20 hrs ago | Cavalier Daily

SPINKS: Better representation

This summer, I have had the distinct pleasure and privilege to volunteer with the Kluge-Ruhe Aboriginal Art Museum.

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Related Topix: University of Southern California

22 hrs ago | Medical News

Electronic alerts reduce urinary tract infections in hospital patients with urinary catheters

A Penn Medicine team has found that targeted automated alerts in electronic health records significantly reduce urinary tract infections in hospital patients with urinary catheters .

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Related Topix: Medicine, Urinary Tract Infections, Health, Pennsylvania, Pennsylvania Government, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Women's Health

23 hrs ago | Philly.com

Sharing a home filled with gay-rights history

On the day Mark Segal saw the house in Society Hill, he knew instantly that he would buy it - and did, that very day.

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Related Topix: Home Listing, Home, Gay/Lesbian, Philadelphia, PA

Thu Aug 21, 2014

Customer Interaction Solutions

Terry Macaleer Joins Anthelio Healthcare Solutions as Senior Vice...

Anthelio Healthcare Solutions Inc., the largest independent provider of technology and services to hospitals, physician practice groups and other healthcare providers, today announced the appointment of Terry Macaleer as Senior Vice President, Client Engagement and Sales.

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Related Topix: Marketing

Science Daily

Experimental Ebola drugs must be fairly distributed, tested ethically in clinical trials

Critical ethical principles need to be adhered to if experimental drugs are to be deployed in the Ebola outbreak, bioethicists say, stating that the patients selected to receive such drugs must not be limited to well-off or well-connected patients -- including health care professionals.

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Related Topix: Epidemic, Natural Disasters

Erie Times News

Erie summer youth jobs program comes to close

The 17-year-old Erie resident saved enough money from her job at Gannon University to be able to buy clothes for the winter, when she plans to start taking classes at Edinboro University of Pennsylvania's Porreco College in Millcreek Township.

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Related Topix: Erie, PA, Gannon University, Edinboro University of Pennsylvania, Erie County, PA

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Pa. township to house ambulances at local college

Haverford Township soon will house its ambulances on the Haverford College campus and at the Bon Air Fire Company, officials have announced.

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Related Topix: Haverford, PA, Delaware County, PA

The Times of Israel

Vitriolic Gaza 'analysis' harms all academic research

As professors at two major schools of public health, we are horrified by the loss of life, physical and psychological injuries, environmental damage, and destruction of property throughout the Middle East today, resulting not only from the conflict in Gaza but from other longer and more destructive conflicts in the Middle East in Syria, Libya, and ... (more)

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Erie Times News

Laugh/Riot opens season with a 'Rollercoaster' ride

Laugh/Riot Performing Arts Company founder Rob Connick directs and is one of 10 actors performing in its innovative season three opener, "Rollercoaster."

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Related Topix: Theater, Arts, Edinboro University of Pennsylvania, Edinboro, PA

Wed Aug 20, 2014

Daily Press & Argus

Williamson awarded research grant

The grants will be used toward investing in the next generation of lupus researchers.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Lupus, Health, Livingston County, MI

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