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  1. Cleveland Clinic Performs Second Face TransplantRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Bioscience Technology

    Cleveland Clinic surgeons have replaced nearly the entire face of a middle-aged man severely disfigured in a car accident, the hospital announced Tuesday. The operation in late September was the second face transplant by the Ohio hospital.

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  2. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | WLBT-TV Jackson

    Some may believe that raising taxes on alcohol products will cost jobs in the service sector, but a new study suggests that's made up for by job creation elsewhere. The findings were to be reported Tuesday at the annual meeting of the American Public Health Association in New Orleans.

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  3. Incoming U of Illinois president says he's humbledRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Daily Herald

    Timothy Killeen spoke Wednesday morning at the University of Illinois-Chicago campus. He also plans appearances at the campuses in Springfield and Champaign-Urbana.

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  4. Alcohol taxes may give boost to public health, economyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | KAUZ

    Fear of unhealthy weight gain can be a factor holding smokers back from quitting the habit. But a new study finds that even if you do add a few pounds once you quit, your post-cigarette health is still much better... Fear of unhealthy weight gain can be a factor holding smokers back from quitting the habit.

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  5. Kuska, Darren R.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Northwest Herald

    Darren R. Kyska Born: June 9, 1965 Died: Nov. 13, 2014 Darren R. Kyska, of Lakemoor, formerly of Arlington Heights, was born on June 9, 1965, in Arlington Heights, Illinois to Robert and Lynda Kyska. He died Thursday, November 13, 2014, at University of Illinois at Chicago Medical Center.

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  6. Cleveland Clinic Performs Second Near-Total Face TransplantRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Surgical Products

    The Cleveland Clinic on Tuesday used Twitter to announce some big news - that they successfully transplanted 90 percent of a patient's face, reported the Cleveland Plain Dealer. Included in the Tweet, which posted at 9 a.m. ET, is the link clevelandclinic.org/lp/face/ that provides more background information on the 24.5-hour surgery, which took place in late September.

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  7. Incoming U of Illinois president says he's humbledRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | My FOX Chicago

    Timothy Killeen spokes Wednesday morning at the University of Illinois-Chicago campus. He also plans appearances at the campuses in Springfield and Champaign-Urbana.

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  8. LIVE! UI president announcementRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | The News-Gazette

    Nicholas Burbules, an education professor in Urbana and member of the search committee, described him as "really, really smart" and "a nice guy." From the beginning of the presidential search, Killeen was one of the "prime people" on the radar screen of the search committee, Burbules said.

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  9. Chevy Helps Colleges Shrink Carbon FootprintRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Environmental Leader

    Chevrolet is purchasing carbon credits worth up to $5 million to help 11 colleges across the US pay for energy efficiency-based carbon reductions and retiring the carbon credits to benefit the climate instead of using them to offset the emissions of Chevrolet vehicles or operations. As part of its voluntary initiative to reduce 8 million metric tons of carbon from being emitted, Chevrolet during the last four years has supported US communities in reducing their carbon footprint .

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  10. Hearing officer, UIC clear CSU official of plagiarism allegationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | Chicago Sun-Times

    The University of Illinois at Chicago has approved a dissertation by a Chicago State University official, who is suing UIC for publicly discussing her student work. An independent hearing officer retained by UIC rejected its handling of a plagiarism accusation, the Chicago Sun-Times has learned.

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  11. Cleveland Clinic does its second face transplantRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | Vallejo News

    Cleveland Clinic surgeons have replaced nearly the entire face of a middle-aged man severely disfigured in a car accident, the hospital announced Tuesday. The operation in late September was the second face transplant by the Ohio hospital.

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  12. Man gets near-total face transplantRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    Surgeons at the Cleveland Clinic have replaced nearly the entire face of a middle-aged man severely disfigured in a car accident. Man gets near-total face transplant Surgeons at the Cleveland Clinic have replaced nearly the entire face of a middle-aged man severely disfigured in a car accident.

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  13. Alcohol taxes may give boost to public health, economyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | PhysOrg Weblog

    Some may believe that raising taxes on alcohol products will cost jobs in the service sector, but a new study suggests that's made up for by job creation elsewhere. The findings were to be reported Tuesday at the annual meeting of the American Public Health Association in New Orleans.

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  14. Alcohol taxes can improve health, lead to more jobsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | Science Daily

    Alcohol tax increases reduce the harms resulting from excessive alcohol consumption, and may lead to a small net increase in the number of jobs, according to new research. Alcohol tax increases reduce the harms resulting from excessive alcohol consumption, and may lead to a small net increase in the number of jobs, according to new research released today at the American Public Health Association's 142nd Annual Meeting in New Orleans.

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  15. Cleveland Clinic does its 2nd face transplant; male patient was badly disfigured in car crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | Edmonton Journal

    In this September 2014 photo released Tuesday, Nov. 18, 2014, by the Cleveland Clinic, doctors work during transplant surgery to replace nearly the entire face of a middle-aged man severely disfigured in a car accident. Cleveland Clinic surgeons have replaced nearly the entire face of a middle-aged man severely disfigured in a car accident, the hospital announced Tuesday.

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  16. Cleveland Clinic Doctors Complete Near-Total Face TransplantRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | WBNS

    CBS NEWS - Surgeons at the Cleveland Clinic have replaced nearly the entire face of a middle-aged man severely disfigured in a car accident, the hospital announced Tuesday. The operation took place in late September and was only the second face transplant done at the Ohio hospital.

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  17. Taxing Sin:Read the original story

    Tuesday Nov 18 | BrothersJudd Blog

    "Money not spent on alcohol, coupled with the newly raised tax revenues, will be spent on other goods and services which will create jobs in non-alcohol sectors, offsetting any losses experienced in alcohol sectors," study author Frank Chaloupka, professor of economics at the University of Illinois at Chicago, said in an association news release. According to Chaloupka's team, excessive drinking causes about 88,000 deaths a year in the United States and cost the nation $223.5 billion in 2006, or $1.90 per drink.

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  18. Chevrolet purchasing and retiring up to $5M in carbon credits to help ...Read the original story

    Tuesday Nov 18 | Green Car Congress

    Chevrolet is purchasing carbon credits worth up to $5 million to help 11 colleges in the US pay for energy efficiency-based carbon reductions. The GM brand will retire the carbon credits to benefit the climate instead of using them to offset the emissions of Chevrolet vehicles or operations.

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  19. Race, Hospital, Insurance Status All Factors in How Lung Cancer Is TreatedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | Science Daily

    African Americans, Hispanics, and those who receive care at a community hospital are all significantly less likely than other patients to receive treatment for early stage non-small cell lung cancer, according to a report. The study is the largest to date looking at treatment received by patients with stage I non-small cell lung cancer, an early stage of lung cancer that has not spread to the lymph nodes and is characterized by a small nodules in the lung tissue.

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  20. Cleveland Clinic performs near-total face transplant surgery for the 2nd timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | Cleveland.com

    The Cleveland Clinic on Tuesday used Twitter to announce some big news - that they successfully transplanted 90 percent of a patient's face. Included in the Tweet, which posted at 9 a.m. ET, is the link clevelandclinic.org/lp/face/ that provides more background information on the 24.5-hour surgery, which took place in late September.

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