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2 hrs ago | Medical News

School nurses reach 98% of students in U.S. public schools to diagnose primary immunodeficiency

School nurses reach 98 percent of the 50,000,000 students in U.S. public schools, grades k-12, and are uniquely positioned to facilitate the early diagnosis of serious medical conditions such as primary immunodeficiency .


Related Topix: Medicine, Nursing, Entertainment, Television

4 hrs ago |


In 1992, Brad Schwartz created quite a stir in the world of big media after he left his job as New York lawyer to run The Inn at Buck Hollow Farm in Fletcher.


Related Topix: Entertainment, Television, The Oprah Winfrey Show, Rochester, VT, Shelburne, VT

8 hrs ago | The Skanner

Kam Williams' Celebrity Interview: Bill T. Jones

Williams Tass Jones is an accomplished artist, choreographer, dancer, theater director and writer.


Related Topix: Theater, Arts, Bunnell, FL, Dance, Modern Dance, Ballet, Entertainment, Television

10 hrs ago | CBC News

Luis Miranda wants Anjou to demerge from Montreal megacity

Anjou Mayor Luis Miranda says he's sick of having his budget cut by the central city and is proposing that the borough demerge.


Related Topix: Entertainment, Television

12 hrs ago | WebWire

Smartphone beats paper for some with dyslexia

Matthew Schneps is a researcher at Harvard University with a doctorate in physics from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology .


Related Topix: Harvard University, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Entertainment, Television, Family, Adolescents and Pre-Teens

17 hrs ago |

Why Jackie Chan's son is huge now

JAYCEE Chan has become the star of a viral Where's Wally-style internet game, played by more than 60 million people.


Related Topix: Celebrities, Jackie Chan, Pop/Rock, Jaycee Chan, Drugs, Entertainment, Television

Wed Aug 27, 2014

Daily Mail

Jaycee Dugard's biological father claims she has still not...

Reunion: Jaycee Dugard's father Ken Slayton pictured in 2010. He has given an exclusive interview in the latest edition of the National Enquirer and revealed that his daughter has not contacted him or responded to his messages in the five years since her freedom According to the National Enquirer, Kenneth Slayton, 68, is yet to set eyes on daughter ... (more)


Related Topix: Entertainment, Television, Phillip Garrido, Antioch, CA, South Lake Tahoe, CA

CBC News

Little Bay Islands in limbo as residents await word on relocation funds

Reg Sherren has been introducing Canadians to the people and stories they care about for over three decades.


Related Topix: Entertainment, Television

The Campbell Reporter

Campbell Water Tower plays host to pair of peregrine falcons

On any given morning between 7 and 8 a.m. perched on the Campbell Water Tower are two special residents--a pair of peregrine falcons--looking down on downtown Campbell.


Related Topix: Santa Clara County, CA, Campbell, CA, Entertainment, Television, San Francisco County, CA, San Francisco, CA, UC Santa Cruz

The Oregonian

Federal appeals court dismisses anti-gay marriage group's bid to halt Oregon same-sex marriages

Deana Geiger and Janine Nelson kiss after exchanging vows in Multnomah County's first gay marriage of 2014.


Related Topix: Wedding, Oregon, Gay/Lesbian, Multnomah County, OR, US News, Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals, Entertainment, Television

Where There Are No Phones: NCA, GIFEC speak

For the many thousands of people who live in rural areas in Ghana, and most parts of Africa, the reality of modernity and the growing essence of science and technology remain mere fiction.


Related Topix: Entertainment, Television, Cell Phones, Cellphones, Electronics

Harrison Street Senior Housing Portfolio Includes Philadelphia Properties

Harrison Street Real Estate Capital, a real estate private equity firm focused exclusively on investments in the Education, Healthcare, and Storage sectors, is acquiring an 11 property senior housing portfolio that includes properties in Philadelphia.


Related Topix: Staunton, VA, Entertainment, Television


Hurricane Churning Up Dangerous Rip Currents

Beach patrol officials in Delaware and Maryland are warning late-summer beachgoers of dangerous rip currents.


Related Topix: Hurricane, Weather, Hurricane Cristobal, Entertainment, Television, Rehoboth Beach, DE

The Otago Daily Times

Opinion: Subtexts worthy of attention

Much has been made of the National Party's music choice as the backdrop to their svelte boaties allegedly rowing us all to higher economic victories.


Related Topix: Entertainment, Television, Opinion

Tue Aug 26, 2014


DOT Proposes Mandating Cars Broadcast Location, Direction and Speed

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, part of the Department of Transportation, published last week an "advanced notice of proposed rulemaking" on "vehicle-to-vehicle communications."


Related Topix: Entertainment, Television, Opinion

Daily Echo

Classic play to be beamed to cinema

The Regent Cinema, Christchurch, will screen the National Theatre's production of Euripides' powerful tragedy Medea on Thursday, 4 September at 7pm in a satellite broadcast from the Olivier Theatre on the South Bank.


Related Topix: Entertainment, Television

Media Matters for America

Karl Rove Supports The Plan His Group Is Using To Attack Democrats

A political group headed by Karl Rove is spending big money on hypocritical attack ads against Democratic candidates for supporting elements of the Simpson-Bowles plan.


Related Topix: US News, Karl Rove, 2012 Presidential Election, US Politics, Entertainment, Television

Business Journal

ASU veteran, Univision Arizona win highest Rocky Mountain Emmy award

Arizona State University's Jim Dove and Univision Arizona will receive Governors' Awards at the Rocky Mountain Emmy Awards for excellence in broadcasting that exceeds the quality normally found in individual craft or program categories.


Related Topix: Emmy Awards, Entertainment, Television, Arizona

CBC News

Oscar Peterson statue vandalized with golden tears

The National Arts Centre has handed surveillance video to Ottawa police after vandals defaced a statue of late jazz icon Oscar Peterson early Tuesday morning.


Related Topix: Oscar Peterson, Jazz, Entertainment


Central, western New Mexico in flash flood watch

Parts of central and western New Mexico are under a flash flood watch as heavy rains are expected through Wednesday.


Related Topix: Weather, Natural Disasters, Flood, Entertainment, Television, Albuquerque, NM