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Crain's New York Business
Tennis protégé backed by Bill Ackman debuts at U.S. OpenBill Ackman met 17-year-old tennis star Frances Tiafoe back in 2013 Hedge-fund
Tennis protégé backed by Bill Ackman debuts at U.S. Open
Crain's New York Business / Posted 56 minutes ago
Bill Ackman met 17-year-old tennis star Frances Tiafoe back in 2013 Hedge-fund billionaire Bill Ackman has amassed a fortune by recognizing potential, so it made perfect sense to pledge his financial support when he saw young Frances Tiafoe on a... Read more
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NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk
CFT 2015 Preseason Preview: Big Ten PredictionsAs the 2015 season draws near, we peek into our crystal ball and guess project
CFT 2015 Preseason Preview: Big Ten Predictions
NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk / Posted 5 hours ago
As the 2015 season draws near, we peek into our crystal ball and guess project how each of the five major conferences will play out. Today, we will be examining the home of the defending national champion, the Big Ten. And while we’re at it, check... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
In Bard, Baltimore school officials hope to pave a free path to collegeBard High School Early College will open in Baltimore on Monday, offering stude
In Bard, Baltimore school officials hope to pave a free path to college
Baltimore Sun / Posted 14 hours ago
Bard High School Early College will open in Baltimore on Monday, offering students a first-of-its-kind opportunity: to graduate from a city high school with a free two-year degree. Students graduate with a high school diploma, an associate of arts... Read more
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ABC 13 Lynchburg
Virginia Tech Football 2015 Season ProspectusNotes and info provided by the ACC: Date Opponent ............................
Virginia Tech Football 2015 Season Prospectus
ABC 13 Lynchburg / Posted 15 hours ago
Notes and info provided by the ACC: Date Opponent ................................. Record ...Began .Meeting ..............Stadium (Capacity) ......................Site Sept. 7 Ohio State (ESPN), 8 pm .....................1-0-0 ...2014 .....2014,... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Palm Beach Post features staff wins 13 awards in national contestFor the fourth year in a row, the Culture staff of The Palm Beach Post has won
Palm Beach Post features staff wins 13 awards in national contest
The Palm Beach Post / Posted yesterday
For the fourth year in a row, the Culture staff of The Palm Beach Post has won multiple awards in the Society for Features Journalism contest, one of the top competitions for feature writing in the country. The features staff – and videographer Joe... Read more
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The Martinsburg Journal
Coming of AgeDespite it being a good story, the vast majority of us didn't walk two miles to
Coming of Age
The Martinsburg Journal / Posted yesterday
Despite it being a good story, the vast majority of us didn't walk two miles to school in knee deep snow, uphill both ways-like many of our stories begin. Most Boomers spent our early years in the '50s with Davy Crockett and his coonskin cap, but we... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
Mean Green drop two at MizzouCOLUMBIA, Mo. — North Texas couldn’t put together the runs necessary to challen
Mean Green drop two at Mizzou
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted yesterday
COLUMBIA, Mo. — North Texas couldn’t put together the runs necessary to challenge Tiger Invitational host Missouri, falling 25-21, 25-15, 25-17 on Saturday night. The Mean Green led only once in the match — after the final set’s first... Read more
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NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk
TE P.J. Gallo leaving Terps after 2015… for Wall StreetThe 2015 season hasn’t even kicked off yet and Maryland already knows one playe
TE P.J. Gallo leaving Terps after 2015… for Wall Street
NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk / Posted yesterday
The 2015 season hasn’t even kicked off yet and Maryland already knows one player is set to leave College Park with eligibility on the table — and not for the NFL draft, either. Instead of working out with his teammates this past summer getting... Read more
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Washington Post
Skywatch: A full harvest moon with a total lunar eclipseForget July’s blue moon. For September’s full moon, you’ll probably see red. Ca
Skywatch: A full harvest moon with a total lunar eclipse
Washington Post / Posted yesterday
Forget July’s blue moon. For September’s full moon, you’ll probably see red. Catch a compelling, cosmic treat Sept. 27 and 28: It’s a full harvest moon featuring a total lunar eclipse. As Earth travels around the sun, the planet always casts a... Read more
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The Temple News
Early matchup challenges OwlsThe Owls opened up their season against No.3 Maryland on Friday at Geasey Field
Early matchup challenges Owls
The Temple News / Posted yesterday
The Owls opened up their season against No.3 Maryland on Friday at Geasey Field. Sarah Deck is no stranger to difficult tests early on in the season. During her four years on the team, the senior midfielder and her team have kicked off the season... Read more
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International Business Times
US academics warn Silicon Valley of Narendra Modi's Digital India programme A month ahead of Narendra Modi's visit to Silicon Valley – the first by an Indi
US academics warn Silicon Valley of Narendra Modi's Digital India programme
International Business Times / Posted 2 days ago
A month ahead of Narendra Modi's visit to Silicon Valley – the first by an Indian prime minister in 47 years – over 100 academics at US universities have shot off a letter warning tech giants of the risks of doing business with a government that has... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Fast Fives: some things old and some things newIt's kickoff time for high school football and Week 1 has a lot to look for. E
Fast Fives: some things old and some things new
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
It's kickoff time for high school football and Week 1 has a lot to look for. Every week we'll offer a Fast Fives primer that spotlights the top storylines: Rivalries with flavor Edgewater at Bishop Moore — The "Battle of College Park," revived in... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Tradition continues in "The Battle of College Park" Hundreds of Edgewater and Bishop Moore fans gath
Tradition continues in
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
"The Battle of College Park" Hundreds of Edgewater and Bishop Moore fans gathered Friday to tailgate and walk down Edgewater Drive to see the two neighboring schools play in "The Battle of College Park" high-school football... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Bishop Moore defeats Edgewater in Battle of College ParkThe “Battle of College Park” was more like a demolition, as Bishop Moore won fo
Bishop Moore defeats Edgewater in Battle of College Park
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
The “Battle of College Park” was more like a demolition, as Bishop Moore won for the third year in a row 35-7 over Edgewater. Junior CJ McNeal led an impressive run game for Bishop Moore (1-0) with eight carries for 120 yards and two touchdowns. He... Read more
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Local 6 Orlando
Central Floridians stock up on water before TS Erika arrivesThree days before the storm, the water aisle is a busy place at local stores.
Central Floridians stock up on water before TS Erika arrives
Local 6 Orlando / Posted 2 days ago
Three days before the storm, the water aisle is a busy place at local stores. At Publix in College Park, workers are having a hard time keeping the shelves stocked. Elizabeth Fels piled up on bottled water and groceries. "Being through the three... Read more
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The Temple News
Temple loses 4-2 to Maryland in home openerThe Owls managed two shots on goal in the loss to start the season Friday at Ge
Temple loses 4-2 to Maryland in home opener
The Temple News / Posted 2 days ago
The Owls managed two shots on goal in the loss to start the season Friday at Geasey Field. In Temple’s season opener against the University of Maryland on Friday afternoon at Geasey Field, its offense sputtered. The No. 3 ranked team in Division I... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Research aims for Bitcoin science to catch up with growth in usageSix years after their first use, there are nearly 14.5 billion bitcoins in circ
Research aims for Bitcoin science to catch up with growth in usage
Baltimore Sun / Posted 2 days ago
Six years after their first use, there are nearly 14.5 billion bitcoins in circulation — a fortune worth more than $3 billion. But unlike minted money, the online currency is not backed by the faith and credit of any nation, nor does any central... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Residents fear tiki bar on Lake Fairview would be horrible neighborJoe Fontana moved into his condominium on the western shore of Lake Fairview ab
Residents fear tiki bar on Lake Fairview would be horrible neighbor
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
Joe Fontana moved into his condominium on the western shore of Lake Fairview about three years ago because he enjoyed the scenery and quiet nights. "One of the few things we hear on most mornings is the Lake Brantley crew team launching their boats... Read more
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CBS Baltimore
Maryland Announces 2015-16 Men’s Basketball ScheduleMark Turgeon has announced the Maryland men’s basketball team’s 2015-16 schedul
Maryland Announces 2015-16 Men’s Basketball Schedule
CBS Baltimore / Posted 3 days ago
Mark Turgeon has announced the Maryland men’s basketball team’s 2015-16 schedule. The Terps will face non-conference opponents such as Georgetown, UNC and UConn as well as conference foes Wisconsin, Michigan, Ohio State, Iowa, Illinois, Purdue,... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Free BJ's membership, end of summer resort dealsHANNIBAL SQUARE HERITAGE CENTER: noon-4 p.m. Tuesday-Thursday, noon-5 p.m. Frid
Free BJ's membership, end of summer resort deals
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
HANNIBAL SQUARE HERITAGE CENTER: noon-4 p.m. Tuesday-Thursday, noon-5 p.m. Friday, 10 a.m. -2 p.m. Saturday; 642 W. New England Ave., Winter Park; free; 407-539-2680. "St. Augustine at 450" (through Saturday). JEANINE TAYLOR FOLK ART: 10 a.m.-6 p.m.... Read more
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WGAL 8 Susquehanna Valley
NOAA September Weather OutlookOn the third Thursday of every month, NOAA's Climate Prediction Center releases
NOAA September Weather Outlook
WGAL 8 Susquehanna Valley / Posted 3 days ago
On the third Thursday of every month, NOAA's Climate Prediction Center releases a long-term outlook for the upcoming month. The outlook outlines national temperature, precipitation, and wind patterns among other meteorological phenomena of interest.... Read more
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South Maryland News
Rebuilding St. Mary’s College’s student bodyClasses at St. Mary’s College of Maryland begin next week, with 515 freshmen an
Rebuilding St. Mary’s College’s student body
South Maryland News / Posted 3 days ago
Classes at St. Mary’s College of Maryland begin next week, with 515 freshmen and transfer students coming onto campus. That’s 33 more than last year, and total undergraduate enrollment looks to remain steady at 1,718. That’s important because two... Read more
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KOLN Lincoln
NU Women to Open Big Ten Play on New Year's EveThe Nebraska women’s basketball team will tip off its 18-game Big Ten Conferenc
NU Women to Open Big Ten Play on New Year's Eve
KOLN Lincoln / Posted 3 days ago
The Nebraska women’s basketball team will tip off its 18-game Big Ten Conference season on New Year’s Eve at Pinnacle Bank Arena, when the Huskers take on Iowa. The Huskers announced their Big Ten schedule following the conference’s release of the... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Football Fast Fives: some things old and some things newIt's kickoff time for high school football and Week 1 has a lot to look for. E
Football Fast Fives: some things old and some things new
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
It's kickoff time for high school football and Week 1 has a lot to look for. Every week we'll offer a Fast Fives primer that spotlights the top storylines: Five games with tasty rivalry flavor Edgewater at Bishop Moore. The "Battle of College... Read more
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KETV 7 Omaha
Conference schedules released for Nebraska men's, women's basketballThe Nebraska men's and women's basketball programs know who and where they'll b
Conference schedules released for Nebraska men's, women's basketball
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted 3 days ago
The Nebraska men's and women's basketball programs know who and where they'll be playing in-conference next season. Both teams' schedules were released Thursday night on BTN Live. The men will open up 2015-16 conference play on Dec. 30 with a home... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Big Ten men's basketball schedule released; Terps to open vs. Penn State on Dec. 30A year ago, Maryland’s Big Ten Conference men’s basketball schedule seemed indi
Big Ten men's basketball schedule released; Terps to open vs. Penn State on Dec. 30
Baltimore Sun / Posted 3 days ago
A year ago, Maryland’s Big Ten Conference men’s basketball schedule seemed indicative of a team not expected to make much noise its first season in the league. Picked to finish 10th, the Terps had far more telecasts on the Big Ten Network than they... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Thirteen of Terps' 18 Big Ten games to be aired on national TVA year ago, Maryland’s Big Ten Conference men’s basketball schedule seemed indi
Thirteen of Terps' 18 Big Ten games to be aired on national TV
Baltimore Sun / Posted 3 days ago
A year ago, Maryland’s Big Ten Conference men’s basketball schedule seemed indicative of a team not expected to make much noise its first season in the league. Picked to finish 10th, the Terps had far more telecasts on the Big Ten Network than they... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Houston suburb among most dangerous cities in America29. Alexandria, La. 28. Monroe, La. 27. Blytheville, Ark. 26. Spokane, Wash.
Houston suburb among most dangerous cities in America
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 3 days ago
29. Alexandria, La. 28. Monroe, La. 27. Blytheville, Ark. 26. Spokane, Wash. 25. Anderson, S.C. 24. Lake City, Fla. 23. Springfield, Mo. 22. Denham Springs, La. 21. Fairfield, Ala. 20. Henderson, N.C. 19. Anniston, Ala. 18. Humble,... Read more
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MLive.com
How Detroit, Dan Gilbert $5M home rehab project will workDETROIT - The four neighborhoods targeted in the newly announced Rehabbed and R
How Detroit, Dan Gilbert $5M home rehab project will work
MLive.com / Posted 4 days ago
DETROIT - The four neighborhoods targeted in the newly announced Rehabbed and Ready program were carefully picked, according to Quicken Loans Founder Dan Gilbert. The Detroit real estate mogul who's spent much of the last few years investing in over... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Berkeley Co. deputy shot in head, back home after surgery to reattach skullThe Berkeley County deputy shot in the head earlier this year, is back at home
Berkeley Co. deputy shot in head, back home after surgery to reattach skull
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 4 days ago
The Berkeley County deputy shot in the head earlier this year, is back at home with his family. Since May, Lt. Will Rogers has been recovering from the shooting and recently underwent surgery to repair his skull. Jamie Wyatt got the call her father... Read more
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The Daily Record
Angela Pueschel | BERMAN GOLDMAN & RIBAKOWAngela Pueschel has joined Berman Goldman & Ribakow LLP (bgr CPAs), a mid-Atlan
Angela Pueschel | BERMAN GOLDMAN & RIBAKOW
The Daily Record / Posted 4 days ago
Angela Pueschel has joined Berman Goldman & Ribakow LLP (bgr CPAs), a mid-Atlantic regional accounting, audit, tax and consulting firm, as director of marketing. Angela will lead the firm’s marketing strategy and execution. She has spent the majority... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Berkeley County Deputy shot in head, back home after surgery to reattach skullJamie Wyatt got the call her father had been shot, just after eleven the night
Berkeley County Deputy shot in head, back home after surgery to reattach skull
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 4 days ago
Jamie Wyatt got the call her father had been shot, just after eleven the night of May 14. Her father, Will Rogers, a Lieutenant Deputy with the Berkeley County Sheriff's office, was on duty at a gas station on Old Hwy 52 in Moncks Corner, when a... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Judge narrows the scope of the Rethink the Princeton lawsuitA judge reviewing the lawsuit filed by a grassroots citizens group against a pr
Judge narrows the scope of the Rethink the Princeton lawsuit
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
A judge reviewing the lawsuit filed by a grassroots citizens group against a proposed apartment complex in College Park declined to dismiss the suit on Monday, and it will proceed to a trial in March. But there is some disagreement over what the... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Food with side of charitable givingA new casual Asian concept in Orlando's Colonial Plaza offers quick-service far
Food with side of charitable giving
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
A new casual Asian concept in Orlando's Colonial Plaza offers quick-service fare with a charitable twist. Teriyaki Madness gives diners a chance to support the Brevard Achievement Center, a Rockledge nonprofit that invested in the restaurant to... Read more
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MLive.com
Detroit Mayor Duggan, Dan Gilbert intro new 'Rehabbed and Ready' home programDETROIT - Sell two homes a week in any of four Detroit neighborhoods until a $5
Detroit Mayor Duggan, Dan Gilbert intro new 'Rehabbed and Ready' home program
MLive.com / Posted 4 days ago
DETROIT - Sell two homes a week in any of four Detroit neighborhoods until a $5 million grant from businessman Dan Gilbert runs out. That's the plan for the newly announced Rehabbed and Ready program, a multi-faceted project between Detroit Land... Read more
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ABC News 4 Charleston
Berkeley Sheriff's Lt. Will Rogers expected to attend fundraiserLADSON, S.C. (WCIV) -- Berkeley County officials announced a fundraiser for a d
Berkeley Sheriff's Lt. Will Rogers expected to attend fundraiser
ABC News 4 Charleston / Posted 4 days ago
LADSON, S.C. (WCIV) -- Berkeley County officials announced a fundraiser for a deputy who was shot earlier this year. Officials said the BBQ fundraiser will help raise money for Berkeley County Sheriff's Office Lieutenant Will Rogers and his family... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
How Quicken, Home Depot, Land Bank aim to raise home values in 4 Detroit neighborhoodsPhoto by Chad Halcom Quicken Loans Chairman Dan Gilbert speaks to the media at
How Quicken, Home Depot, Land Bank aim to raise home values in 4 Detroit neighborhoods
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 4 days ago
Photo by Chad Halcom Quicken Loans Chairman Dan Gilbert speaks to the media at an announcement of the new Rehabbed and Ready home auction program in Detroit. Quicken Loans Inc. is putting up $5 million to stabilize home values and help the Detroit... Read more
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The Daily Record
UMCP researchers making phones more secureFingerprints may be unique, but it turns out that fingerprint sensors on mobile
UMCP researchers making phones more secure
The Daily Record / Posted 5 days ago
Fingerprints may be unique, but it turns out that fingerprint sensors on mobile devices are unique, too. A team of researchers at the University of Maryland, College Park has taken advantage of this by developing technology that can not only... Read more
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Ventura County Star
Oxnard's new Fire Station 8 open for tours Thursday at formal unveilingOXNARD, Calif. - Oxnard residents can get a close-up look at the city’s new fir
Oxnard's new Fire Station 8 open for tours Thursday at formal unveiling
Ventura County Star / Posted 5 days ago
OXNARD, Calif. - Oxnard residents can get a close-up look at the city’s new fire station during opening celebrations Thursday afternoon. Fire Station 8, at 3000 S. Rose Ave. in College Park, will have its grand opening at 3 p.m. Thursday. The open... Read more
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The News & Observer
Residents criticize Raleigh plan to revitalize two downtown neighborhoods | News & Observer August 26, 2015 Neighbors ask city leaders to hold off,
Residents criticize Raleigh plan to revitalize two downtown neighborhoods
The News & Observer / Posted 5 days ago
| News & Observer August 26, 2015 Neighbors ask city leaders to hold off, gather more public... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
b's 6th annual 10 people to watch under 30The result was the installation "Counterpunch | Contragolpe: Stories of the Lat
b's 6th annual 10 people to watch under 30
Baltimore Sun / Posted 5 days ago
The result was the installation "Counterpunch | Contragolpe: Stories of the Latina Fight." Garcia, who received her MFA in community arts in 2014, used her video and photography to not only tell three women's stories of resilience and love, but also... Read more
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WRAL Sports Fan
List of P5 programs that have won at least 1 season with at least 9 wins since 1997... Rutgers????? whew... with wralsportsfan's character limit.... it only takes
List of P5 programs that have won at least 1 season with at least 9 wins since 1997...
WRAL Sports Fan / Posted 5 days ago
Rutgers????? whew... with wralsportsfan's character limit.... it only takes 4 POSTS to get the whole list posted...Report as abuse 40 UCLA Bruins Los Angeles... Read more
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South Maryland News
Giving a voice to nonprofitsHarriet Yaffe was sure that she wanted a career as a vocalist and as a freshman
Giving a voice to nonprofits
South Maryland News / Posted 5 days ago
Harriet Yaffe was sure that she wanted a career as a vocalist and as a freshman at the University of Maryland, College Park she majored in music. However, ultimately she chose to use her voice in another vocation: in voicing support and helping... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Terps see 'light at the end of the tunnel'COLLEGE PARK — With its Sept. 5 season opener against Richmond creeping closer,
Terps see 'light at the end of the tunnel'
Baltimore Sun / Posted 5 days ago
COLLEGE PARK — With its Sept. 5 season opener against Richmond creeping closer, Maryland held its final practice open to the media Tuesday afternoon. After Saturday's open scrimmage, coach Randy Edsall said he and his staff have a better idea of how... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Challenge Day at Edgewater High creates a lifeline for studentsBeing a teenager isn’t easy, said Nick Brown, and some teens have a harder time
Challenge Day at Edgewater High creates a lifeline for students
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
Being a teenager isn’t easy, said Nick Brown, and some teens have a harder time than others finding ways to fit in. That’s why Brown works to help students get through this challenging time of keeping up with their studies while also trying to... Read more
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ABC 13 Lynchburg
Starving Collie Collared by Police: On His Way to New HomeLynchburg, VA.- A quick on his paws Collie is lucky the law caught up with him
Starving Collie Collared by Police: On His Way to New Home
ABC 13 Lynchburg / Posted 5 days ago
Lynchburg, VA.- A quick on his paws Collie is lucky the law caught up with him "Kersey" was running loose and scared in College Park a couple weeks ago, when Lynchburg Police stepped in. Rookie Officer Michael Baldwin tells ABC 13, Kersey was very... Read more
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Nodaway News Leader
Northwest set for new students during move-in, advantage As the official start of its 2015-2016 academic year nears, Northwest Missour
Northwest set for new students during move-in, advantage
Nodaway News Leader / Posted 5 days ago
 As the official start of its 2015-2016 academic year nears, Northwest Missouri State University will welcome more than 1,400 freshmen and nearly 300 transfer students to its campus Thursday, August 27. The day also marks the kickoff of Advantage,... Read more
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The Daily Record
Joyce E.A. Russell | UMD SMITH SCHOOL OF BUSINESSJoyce E.A. Russell has been appointed senior associate dean of learning with th
Joyce E.A. Russell | UMD SMITH SCHOOL OF BUSINESS
The Daily Record / Posted 6 days ago
Joyce E.A. Russell has been appointed senior associate dean of learning with the Robert H. Smith School of Business at the University of Maryland, College Park. Russell, who has won multiple teaching awards during her 30-plus years in academia, will... Read more
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The Daily Record
Joyce E.A. Russell | UMD SMITH SCHOOL OF BUSINESSJoyce E.A. Russell has been appointed senior associate dean of learning with th
Joyce E.A. Russell | UMD SMITH SCHOOL OF BUSINESS
The Daily Record / Posted 6 days ago
Joyce E.A. Russell has been appointed senior associate dean of learning with the Robert H. Smith School of Business at the University of Maryland, College Park. Russell, who has won multiple teaching awards during her 30-plus years in academia, will... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Momentum building as top basketball prospects visit College ParkDuring a normally quiet time for college basketball and with a season of outsiz
Momentum building as top basketball prospects visit College Park
Baltimore Sun / Posted 6 days ago
During a normally quiet time for college basketball and with a season of outsized expectations still three months away, the Maryland men's team has had some high-profile visitors — including the high school senior many consider the top recruit in the... Read more
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