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Op-Ed News
Eulogy for a FriendOn Wednesday, Chris Hedges delivered this eulogy at the funeral of his friend a
Eulogy for a Friend
Op-Ed News / Posted 3 days ago
On Wednesday, Chris Hedges delivered this eulogy at the funeral of his friend and former divinity school classmate the Rev. Terry Burke, who spent 31 years as the pastor of the First Church Jamaica Plain, a Unitarian Universalist church in a... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Preteen football tied to brain changes in retired NFL playersBy Emily WillinghamHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- Playing tackle footb
Preteen football tied to brain changes in retired NFL players
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 6 days ago
By Emily WillinghamHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- Playing tackle football before the age of 12 may be linked to brain changes seen in pro football players who developed memory and thinking problems later in life, new research suggests. "It... Read more
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Fox Wausau
Preteen football tied to brain changes in retired NFL playersBy Emily WillinghamHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- Playing tackle footb
Preteen football tied to brain changes in retired NFL players
Fox Wausau / Posted 6 days ago
By Emily WillinghamHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- Playing tackle football before the age of 12 may be linked to brain changes seen in pro football players who developed memory and thinking problems later in life, new research suggests. "It... Read more
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ESPN
NLRB says Northwestern players cannot unionizefive-member NLRB to either back or reverse the decision, but instead, the board
NLRB says Northwestern players cannot unionize
ESPN / Posted 10 days ago
five-member NLRB to either back or reverse the decision, but instead, the board exercised its discretion not to take charge of the case and dismissed the representation petition filed by the College Athletes Players Association, which had worked... Read more
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CNET
In New York, Starbucks and now Internet on almost every cornerOn the 21st floor of New York's Woolworth Building, the tallest building in the
In New York, Starbucks and now Internet on almost every corner
CNET / Posted 14 days ago
On the 21st floor of New York's Woolworth Building, the tallest building in the world when it was completed in 1913, there's a new structure that's on track to break records. David Etherington is the chief strategy officer at municipal advertising... Read more
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NBA.com
Hoops tournament gives fresh life to an old-school conceptin the day, Joe "The Destroyer" Hammond and Richard "Pee Wee" Kirkland dominate
Hoops tournament gives fresh life to an old-school concept
NBA.com / Posted 21 days ago
in the day, Joe "The Destroyer" Hammond and Richard "Pee Wee" Kirkland dominated New York's hardcourts. They were kings of the Rucker League, more than holding their own against the likes of Julius Erving and Tiny Archibald. The Destroyer and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
From Obama to Ng'weno to Kirubi - the Harvard Trailblazers in KenyaOne of the most significant moments in the careers of both Barack and Michelle
From Obama to Ng'weno to Kirubi - the Harvard Trailblazers in Kenya
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 days ago
One of the most significant moments in the careers of both Barack and Michelle Obama was their admission to Harvard Law School. Harvard is the ultimate law school in the world, and this was one of the points raised by Obama during his 2004 keynote... Read more
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NBA.com
Hoops tournament gives fresh life to an old-school conceptin the day, Joe "the Destroyer" Hammond and Richard "Pee Wee" Kirkland dominate
Hoops tournament gives fresh life to an old-school concept
NBA.com / Posted 24 days ago
in the day, Joe "the Destroyer" Hammond and Richard "Pee Wee" Kirkland dominated New York's hardcourts. They were kings of the Rucker League, more than holding their own against the likes of Julius Erving and Tiny Archibald. The Destroyer and... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Baltimore fostering 'thriving, emerging' industry of education technology firmsSchool districts spend millions of dollars a year training teachers in ways to
Baltimore fostering 'thriving, emerging' industry of education technology firms
Baltimore Sun / Posted 27 days ago
School districts spend millions of dollars a year training teachers in ways to improve instruction. It's rarely effective, contends Nicole Foster-Smith — if lectures bore students, why force teachers to sit through them? The former Baltimore City... Read more

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