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  1. Spate of Mideast virus infections triggers concernsRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... have put us into uncharted territory," said Michael Osterholm, an infectious disease expert at the University of Minnesota. He described the recent batches of Saudi and UAE infections as "very important" and a possible signal that the virus could be ...

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  2. At U, Condoleezza Rice defends 'war on terror'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Star Tribune

    But during her 45 minutes on stage Thursday afternoon, former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice only fleetingly acknowledged the stir that accompanied her appearance at the University of Minnesota.

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  3. Tests Balance Common Core, Those With Cognitive IssuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 15 | Education Week

    ... we could anticipate," said Rachel Quenemoen, the project director for NCSC, which is based at the University of Minnesota in Minneapolis. "But we think we have a lot to learn." Greta Smith reads to her special education class at Buhler Grade School ...

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  4. Nobel laureate, 'Cholera' author dies at 87Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Journal Gazette

    ... for the first time spread to the Far East. Michael Osterholm, an infectious disease expert at the University of Minnesota, described the batches of infections as 'very important' and a possible signal that the virus could be mutating. A robotic ...

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  5. County asks coroner to rethink car quandaryRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Journalgazette.net

    ... school. The Check and Connect program, developed at the Institute on Community Integration at the University of Minnesota, is in place in counties nationwide. Representatives from the university will conduct a two-day training workshop in May, Mann ...

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  6. Hatten column: 2 latest SCSU recruits praisedHatten column: 2 latest...Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | St. Cloud Times

    ... has had a number of players who have gone on to have successful college careers including former University of Minnesota forwards Brian Bonin and Jake Hansen. Bonin was the state's Mr. Hockey in 1992 and won the Hobey Baker Award in 1996. White Bear ...

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  7. Life [and death] at South by SouthwestRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | World Magazine

    ... this June and July. Recognizing that the trend is becoming a genre of its own, colleges like the University of Minnesota and the University of Nevada-Las Vegas now offer degrees in "Festival and Event Management." Live music festivals were not ...

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  8. Minnesota Senate pioneer Nancy Brataas, 86, diesRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    ... State Capitol." Known as a great orator and workhorse, Brataas laid the groundwork for getting a University of Minnesota campus in Rochester. Nelson said the late senator pointed to the need in the late '80s and early '90s for the need for a ...

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  9. MSU-Mankato players say they'll return to practice, play for HoffnerRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    ... period. "This is a lose-lose, lose-lose," he said. "It is lose times four." Laura Cooper, a University of Minnesota law professor specializing in labor law and arbitration, said Minnesota State still had options to try to end a messy situation - ...

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  10. Protesters demonstrate at Rice U of Minn. speechRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | WXOW-TV La Crosse

    Protesters showed up at the University of Minnesota to demonstrate against a speech by former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice.

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  11. Rich Lowry: The Stupid Hounding of Condi RiceRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | National Review Online

    ... punishment for serving the wrong administration in the wrong cause should be banishment. When the University of Minnesota invited her to give a lecture as part of a series marking the 50th anniversary of the Civil Rights Act, the school's faculty ...

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  12. Spate of Mideast virus infections raises concernsRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Daily Chronicle

    ... have put us into uncharted territory," said Michael Osterholm, an infectious disease expert at the University of Minnesota. He described the recent batches of Saudi and UAE infections as "very important" and a possible signal that the virus could be ...

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  13. Bringing Up BabyRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Minnesota Monthly

    ... one," says Dr. Phoebe Leonard, a reproductive endocrinology and infertility specialist at the University of Minnesota's Reproductive Medicine Center. Deciding whether fertility treatments are worth the price will always be a matter of personal ...

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  14. MPR studios feel the bad vibes from light-rail tracksRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    ... adjoining churches on Cedar Street. A floating slab also was installed on tracks running alongside University of Minnesota research labs, where school officials worried that trains might disrupt sensitive instruments. The trains themselves have ...

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  15. Study: Minorities much more exposed to pollution tied to asthma, heart woesRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | TwinCities

    ... plant emissions. But these health risks have been hard to quantify. Now, however, researchers at the University of Minnesota have created a sweeping picture of unequal exposure to one key pollutant: nitrogen dioxide, which is produced by cars, ...

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  16. U of M Students, Professors, Residents Speak Against Condoleezza Rice VisitRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | KSTP

    A few hundred protesters gathered outside Northrop Memorial Auditorium on the University of Minnesota campus Thursday evening to speak against Dr. Condoleezza Rice's visit.

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  17. People of color contribute least to smog, yet breathe more of it. WTF?Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Grist Magazine

    ... wealthy ones. It's true, you can't 1,000 percent separate race and class, but new findings from the University of Minnesota found that race, more than income, determines who smog hurts the most. Writes ThinkProgress : When low-income white people ...

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  18. Friedman: It's now an honor to be a public defenderRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Minnesota Lawyer

    ... that's because he came to Duluth with his parents on his 17th birthday, went to college at the University of Minnesota Duluth, married a woman from Duluth 43 years ago and raised two sons, and incidentally became only the second chief public ...

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  19. "Shamanic Ritual and Ceremony" on April 22 "Why Shamanism Now?" with Host Christina PrattRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | PRLog US Entertainment

    ... Healing, creator of the original Foundations of Shamanism and Shamanic Healing course at the University of Minnesota, and a frequent and honored speaker for the American Holistic Medical Association. Lenore Norrgard, MA, HMSC,was called to the ...

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  20. Study: People of color breathe air that is 38 percent more polluted than white people'sRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Raw Story

    A study released by the University of Minnesota this week indicated that people of color are exposed to air that is 38 percent more polluted than the air breathed by white people.

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