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  1. Don Mankiewicz, Oscar nominated screenwriter, dies at 93Read the original story

    17 min ago | My Mother Lode

    Don M. Mankiewicz, an Oscar-nominated screenwriter from a legendary Hollywood family who created the television shows "Marcus Welby, M.D." and "Ironside," has died at age 93. His son John tells the Los Angeles Times that Mankiewicz died Saturday of congestive heart failure at his home near Los Angeles. After graduating from Columbia University and serving in Army intelligence, Mankiewicz became a staff writer for the New Yorker and wrote a novel.

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  2. Proficiency Based Learning Invades MaineRead the original story

    32 min ago | Schools Matter

    ... in Urban Education from Mercy College, and another in Developmental Psychology from Teachers College, Columbia University. I have also worked as a research analyst and assistant at the National Center for Children and Families at Columbia and Oldham ...

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  3. Why US doctors tend to donate to DemocratsRead the original story w/Photo

    34 min ago | Christian Science Monitor

    ... as a whole is on the Democratic side," said senior study author Dr. David Rothman, a researcher at Columbia University's Center on Medicine as a Profession. "We believe it's going to be a long term trend." The shift in political party allegiance ...

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  4. Student Accused of Rape by Former Friend Sues ColumbiaRead the original story w/Photo

    44 min ago | Law.com

    A Columbia University student sued the school Thursday, saying it failed to protect him against harassment when a female student went public with claims he raped her after school and law enforcement authorities rejected her case.

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  5. The picturesque village of Barpak was at the epicenter of Nepala s earthquake. Now ita s flattened.Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Washington Post

    ... ted to climb. Anup Kaphle is the Post's digital foreign editor. He has an M.S. degree in journalism from Columbia University. Follow him on Twitter and Facebook .

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  6. Who's really harmed by Dr. OzRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | CNN

    ... round, he may have actually boosted his media empire. But he's increasingly serving himself at a cost to Columbia University and New York Presbyterian Hospital. If Dr. Oz was ever going to go down, surely his ship would've sunk last summer in the ...

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  7. 2-D semiconductor comes clean: Performance dramatically improvedRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Science Daily

    ... a lab-bench instead of expensive high-vacuum systems." The above story is based on materials provided by Columbia University School of Engineering and Applied Science . The original article was written by Holly Evarts.

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  8. Proxy Advisor Sides With Trian Management's Peltz In DuPont FightRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Forbes.com

    ... and the ugly stories of deal making that investors missed. I'm a graduate of Middlebury College and the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism, and I've worked at TheStreet and Businessweek. Before becoming a financial scribe, I was a ...

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  9. A Stock-Loaded Deal With Charter Is Time Warner Cable's Best OptionRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Forbes.com

    ... and the ugly stories of deal making that investors missed. I'm a graduate of Middlebury College and the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism, and I've worked at TheStreet and Businessweek. Before becoming a financial scribe, I was a ...

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  10. Kroll Announces Appointment of Mark R. Williams as President of Kroll OntrackRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Freshnews

    ... Hyperabad, India, which provided various legal process outsourcing services. Williams earned his J.D. at Columbia University School of Law and is admitted to the Illinois Bar and District of Columbia Bar. He is a member of the American, Illinois, ...

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  11. Smaller Bank Accounts, Smaller Brains: The Ravages of Inequality on America's ChildrenRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Switched

    ... for their children. Research just published in the journal Nature Neuroscience by Dr. Kimberly Noble at Columbia University, shows that children from low-income families have smaller brains and lower cognitive abilities. It is the largest such study ...

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  12. Obituary: Oscar-nominated Screenwriter From Hollywood DynastyRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Patch.com

    ... where his father was a foreign correspondent. He attended schools in Beverly Hills and graduated from Columbia University in 1942. He left law school there to join the Army, serving in military intelligence in France, Belgium and Germany, The Times ...

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  13. No such thing as evidence of innocence in campus sexual assault hearingsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Washington Examiner

    ... even telling him she loved him. Nungesser tried to get those messages introduced as evidence during his Columbia University hearing, but was denied . Nungesser, who has since become the victim of a public campaign of defamation by his accuser, was ...

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  14. Deepak Chopra, MD to Keynote 2015 Global Wellness SummitRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | PRWeb

    ... at both the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University and Columbia Business School, Columbia University. "There are few people whose impact on the way we think about health and wellbeing has been as profound and wide reaching as Dr. ...

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  15. Controversial 2006 estimate of Iraq deaths remains controversialRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... you can make of this what you will. Andrew Gelman is a professor of statistics and political science at Columbia University. His books include Bayesian Data Analysis; Teaching Statistics: A Bag of Tricks; and Red State, Blue State, Rich State, Poor ...

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  16. Thorner and Hasty: May truth prevail at Pope's Major Summit on Climate ChangeRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Illinoisreview

    ... will also featureJeffrey Sachs, a prominent American economist and director of the Earth Institute at Columbia University. This event is just the latest in what many are calling Pope Francis's "green agenda." He has become an outspoken advocate on ...

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  17. History of Mental Illness Fails to Predict Future ViolenceRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | PsychCentral

    ... Elkington, Ph.D., study first author and an assistant professor of clinical psychology in psychiatry at Columbia University Medical School. The study used data from the Northwestern Juvenile Project, a longitudinal study of youth who were detained ...

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  18. For Japan's Prime Minister, U.S. Visit A Chance To Elevate ImageRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | News 88.9 KNPR

    ... be two key audiences: U.S. lawmakers and the Asian community. Gerald Curtis, a political professor at Columbia University, says Abe will have to tread carefully in his speech - address the war, then move on. "It's an opportunity to celebrate the ...

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  19. What Are They to Us?Read the original story

    3 hrs ago | Laudator Temporis Acti

    ... Anonymous, "Ground-Thumping Song," tr. Burton Watson, The Columbia Book of Chinese Poetry (New York: Columbia University Press, 1984), p. 70: When the sun comes up we work, when the sun goes down we rest. We dig a well to drink, plow the fields to ...

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  20. BWW Interviews: the Blood Quilt's Nikiya Mathis and Afi Bijou...Read the original story

    3 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... days of rehearsals to talk with me. The Blood Quilt playwright Katori Hall , 34, is a Juilliard and Columbia University graduate, as well as an Olivier Award winner for her play The Mountaintop (which ran on Broadway during the 2011-12 season, ...

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