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  1. So What: Local News, Notes & LinksRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | St. Louis Jazz Notes

    Here's the latest wrap-up of assorted links and short news items of local interest: * Bassist Nathan Pence, a senior at Bishop DuBourg High School in St. Louis, received the inaugural Rich McDonnell Scholarship in a presentation last Sunday during the concert at Jazz at the Bistro dedicated to McDonnell's memory. Pence will attend the University of Missouri-Kansas City in the fall, majoring in jazz performance.

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  2. Call for quilts, quiltersRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Middlesboro Daily News

    Dr. Pearlie M. Johnson, of the Department of Pan-African Studies and Art History at the University of Louisville, is conducting a research project on Kentucky quilters and their quilts and/or family quilts. She will be interviewing quilters and family members in Harlan, Letcher and Perry counties and surrounding areas.

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  3. The Reoccurring Financial Woes of GreeceRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Counterpunch

    SHARMINI PERIES, EXEC. PRODUCER, TRNN: The Euro is slipping against the dollar, and the European financial markets are in flux, expecting Greece to fail on its 1.6 billion Euro repayment due to the International Monetary Fund on the 5th of June.

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  4. U Of Florida Study: Brain Activity Can ID Potential BuyersRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Agri Marketing

    U OF FLORIDA STUDY: BRAIN ACTIVITY CAN ID POTENTIAL BUYERS May 29, 2015 Source: University of Florida news release Brain activation may reveal people who are less certain about a product and indicate they are more easily swayed by an ad, a University of Florida researcher says. In a study published today in the journal PLOS ONE, researchers found that activation of the prefrontal cortex of the brain identifies people who are more responsive to campaign advertisements.

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  5. Introduces New HireRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Lee's Summit Tribune

    May 29, 2015 Nicole Aguiniga Nicole Aguiniga, who was the Communications Coordinator for Downtown Lee's Summit Main Street has been hired by the Lee's Summit Tribune. Aguiniga went to the University of Missouri-Kansas City and received her Bachelor of Arts degree in English, creative writing focusing on poetry.

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  6. Avonworth hires new assistant superintendentRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    Avonworth High School principal Kenneth Lockette has been promoted to assistant superintendent, effective July 1. He will receive $125,000 per year under a four-year contract. School board members voted May 11 to approve the appointment, which is part of a new organizational structure for central office administrators.

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  7. Dr. Leo A. Tokarczyk Welcomes Branson, MO Residents for Minimally...Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | PRWeb

    Dr. Leo A. Tokarczyk is pleased to now offer patients with receding gums in Branson, MO, an opportunity to restore their smiles and oral health with the Chao Pinhole Surgical Technique . PSTa is a minimally invasive procedure that gently restores gums to their original position without the pain of traditional gum grafting.

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  8. McKee's major NorthSide lender continues to face regulatory scrutinyRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Business Journal

    When developer Paul McKee prepared to launch his ambitious NorthSide Regeneration project, he knew he would need capital. Lots of it.

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  9. VIDEO: Michael Hudson: The TPP and Europe's Central Bank Against SyrizaRead the original story

    Yesterday | Truthdig

    Acclaimed heterodox economist Michael Hudson tells The Real News Network that if passed, the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal will overturn state sovereignty, and that leading IMF economists have described the organization as captured by private bond holders. SHARMINI PERIES, EXEC.

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  10. Don't Give Heart-Healthy Patients Blood Pressure Drugs Before SurgeryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | MedlinePlus

    A new study questions the practice of giving heart-healthy patients blood pressure drugs before surgeries that do not involve the heart. While patients with three or four heart risk factors should still be given beta-blockers before an operation, people with no risk for heart disease shouldn't get the medications because it might lower the odds of a good outcome, the researchers reported.

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  11. Tom Duchene Named 2015 Soderstrom Award WinnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Printing Impressions

    May 27, 2015 - Epicomm, the Association for Leaders in Print, Mail, Fulfillment and Marketing Services, has named Tom Duchene, president of TDMS Inc. in Huntington Beach, California, as the 55th Walter E. Soderstrom Award recipient. Duchene will be honored at the annual Soderstrom Awards Dinner on Saturday, Sept.

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  12. Don't Give Heart-Healthy Patients Blood Pressure Drugs Before Surgery: StudyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Health.com

    A new study questions the practice of giving heart-healthy patients blood pressure drugs before surgeries that do not involve the heart. While patients with three or four heart risk factors should still be given beta-blockers before an operation, people with no risk for heart disease shouldn't get the medications because it might lower the odds of a good outcome, the researchers reported.

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  13. Preiopertaive Beta-Blockers Tested for ImpactRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Surgical Products

    The controversial practice of administering pre-surgery beta-blockers to patients having noncardiac surgery was associated with an increased risk of death in patients with no cardiac risk factors but it was beneficial for patients with three to four risk factors, according to a report published online by JAMA Surgery. Pre-surgery I2-blockade is a widely accepted practice in patients having cardiac surgery.

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  14. Study: Brain Activity Can ID Potential BuyersRead the original story

    Wednesday | Newswise

    GAINESVILLE, Fla. --- Brain activation may reveal people who are less certain about a product and indicate they are more easily swayed by an ad, a University of Florida researcher says.

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  15. Pre-surgery beta blockers, risk of death examined in noncardiac surgeryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | PhysOrg Weblog

    The controversial practice of administering pre-surgery beta-blockers to patients having noncardiac surgery was associated with an increased risk of death in patients with no cardiac risk factors but it was beneficial for patients with three to four risk factors, according to a report published online by JAMA Surgery . Pre-surgery I2-blockade is a widely accepted practice in patients having cardiac surgery .

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  16. Cleveland Indians: 6-game streak halted by RangersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Isportsweb.com

    On Monday, the Cleveland Indians had a 6-game winning streak broken up by the visiting Texas Rangers. The Indians vastly improved their record from a dismal 14-23 on May 18th to a respectable 20-24 by the afternoon of Memorial Day.

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  17. Soccer injury in high school leads to pursuit of actingRead the original story

    Sunday May 24 | Washington Times

    "I hurt my knee one season on the field, so I knew I wasn't going to be able to play," he told The Jonesboro Sun . ) Keshawarz, who was a junior at the time, was also taking a drama class from Keith Salter, who was the head of the school's drama department.

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  18. The Kansas City Annie Presley RetrospectiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 24 | Tony's Kansas City

    A prominent local politico white lady who we all know and love earns a bit of celebration from the Kansas City Public Library. Take a look at just a bit of morbid subject matter from this power broker who has still got more than a bit of fight left in her: Deets: "Having spent a quarter-century in the political arena, Annie Presley has had a full life: enduring a near-plane crash with Missouri Gov. John Ashcroft and Sen. Christopher Bond and sitting tight for an hour with Margaret Thatcher while a couple of armed protesters were hauled to jail, among other memorable episodes.

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  19. The resurgence of Corey KluberRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Isportsweb.com

    At the beginning of the 2015 MLB season, the hot topic in Cleveland was not the reigning Cy Young winner Corey Kluber. Instead, people were talking about how the Indians were going to be in the running for the Central division title.

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  20. Stange Law Firm, PC launches new blog for Columbia, MORead the original story

    Friday May 22 | PR Log

    PRLog - May 22, 2015 - Stange Law Firm, PC, a family law focused firm, is pleased to announce the launch of a Columbia, Missouri Family Law Blog. This blog will provide information to residents and potential clients in Boone County and the surrounding areas.

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