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Daily Mail
'Cannibal' frat boy Austin Harrouff finally emerges from 11-day comasaid that so far he has not been able to provide a statement. Harrouff has bee
'Cannibal' frat boy Austin Harrouff finally emerges from 11-day coma
Daily Mail / Posted 5 hours ago
said that so far he has not been able to provide a statement. Harrouff has been under armed guard in St. Mary's Medical Center in West Palm Beach for 11 days since the attack that stunned the nation. The father of Austin Harrouff, 19, the frat... Read more
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Medical News Today
Reducing prescription opioid addiction by switching receptorstolerance, addiction, and overdose." Study author Nathaniel Jeske Researchers
Reducing prescription opioid addiction by switching receptors
Medical News Today / Posted 9 hours ago
tolerance, addiction, and overdose." Study author Nathaniel Jeske Researchers from the University of Texas Health Science Center in San Antonio recently published work investigating an innovative new approach to the problem. Targeting... Read more
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Forest Lake Times
2016 local municipal filing statements |passion to make a difference, to listen and to work with the citizens of this c
2016 local municipal filing statements |
Forest Lake Times / Posted 12 hours ago
passion to make a difference, to listen and to work with the citizens of this community to facilitate change. Our city is centered around our amazing lakes. I know how essential our water is. I am currently enrolled in the St. Croix Master... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Scientists: Saving the coast does not necessarily mean destroying fisheries“was the best experience I've ever had and I've been doing this almost 40 years
Scientists: Saving the coast does not necessarily mean destroying fisheries
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 21 hours ago
“was the best experience I've ever had and I've been doing this almost 40 years." Dr. Rex Caffey, Ph.D., of the LSU Center for Natural Resource Economics also admitted to being a little skeptical at first, “because in a lot of our opinions,... Read more
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Standard Democrat
Lawmaker seeks probe into crop damagein fields with genetically modified cotton, which is not harmed by the chemical
Lawmaker seeks probe into crop damage
Standard Democrat / Posted yesterday
in fields with genetically modified cotton, which is not harmed by the chemical. Jim Heiser, research associate in weed science at the University of Missouri Fisher Delta Research Center in Portageville, said he has seen the symptoms of dicamba... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
NCDC Debunks Three Cases of Lassa Fever in AnambraThe National Coordinator and Chief Executive Officer of the Nigeria Center for
NCDC Debunks Three Cases of Lassa Fever in Anambra
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
The National Coordinator and Chief Executive Officer of the Nigeria Center for Disease Control, (NCDC), Dr. Chikwe Ihekweazu, has debunked reports in some media outlets that three cases of Lassa fever virus were discovered in Anambra. He said the... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Weekend CalendarColor," through Saturday. Hours: 11 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday. argentagal
Weekend Calendar
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted yesterday
Color," through Saturday. Hours: 11 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday. argentagallery.com or (501) 258-8991. ARKANSAS ARTS CENTER MacArthur Park, East Ninth and Commerce streets. Lecture: "Renoir and Fashion," Gloria Groom, 6-9 p.m. today;... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Prep football schedules: All regular season games for our local teamsChild 8/26 Dearborn Heights Robichaud, 7:30 9/1 at Harper Woods Chandler Park
Prep football schedules: All regular season games for our local teams
Detroit Free Press / Posted yesterday
Child 8/26 Dearborn Heights Robichaud, 7:30 9/1 at Harper Woods Chandler Park, 7 9/10 Windsor Kennedy (Canada), 1 9/16 Center Line, 7 9/24 *Detroit Loyola, 1 9/30 Warren De La Salle, 7 10/7 *at Ann Arbor Gabriel Richard, 4 10/14 at... Read more
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Business Wire
National Geographic Channel Announces Commemorative Programming Event to Honor 15th Anniversary of Sept. 11from on board the doomed planes and inside air traffic control. Hear from thos
National Geographic Channel Announces Commemorative Programming Event to Honor 15th Anniversary of Sept. 11
Business Wire / Posted 2 days ago
from on board the doomed planes and inside air traffic control. Hear from those who worked inside the World Trade Center, whose snap decisions resulted in narrow misses of the attack. Footage from the Pentagon crash site taken shortly... Read more
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North Bay Bohemian
Bohemian's 2016 Fall Arts GuideMusic Fest welcomes Kool & the Gang, Sol Horizon and others for a day of though
Bohemian's 2016 Fall Arts Guide
North Bay Bohemian / Posted 2 days ago
Music Fest welcomes Kool & the Gang, Sol Horizon and others for a day of thoughtful jams. Sonoma Mountain Village Event Center, 1100 Valley House Drive, Rohnert Park. somoconcerts.com. Wine Country Weekend Get up close and personal with Sonoma... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
Environmentalists oppose increasing bass fishing limitsA push to reduce the population of the non-native bass in the Delta to protect
Environmentalists oppose increasing bass fishing limits
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 2 days ago
A push to reduce the population of the non-native bass in the Delta to protect endangered fish is being opposed by a group that wants to save salmon. The Golden Gate Salmon Association plans to argue against a petition to increase the daily bag... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Robert W. Gifford, Baltimore County math and science teacher, diespublic schools educator and administrator, died of heart failure Wednesday at U
Robert W. Gifford, Baltimore County math and science teacher, dies
Baltimore Sun / Posted 4 days ago
public schools educator and administrator, died of heart failure Wednesday at University of Maryland St. Joseph Medical Center in Towson. He was 96. "Bob had long and faithful service to the Baltimore County school system, and he was very... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Laurence Benedict Alexanderchancellor of the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff, a historically black co
Laurence Benedict Alexander
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
chancellor of the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff, a historically black college that calls itself "the flagship of the Delta." Alexander took over in 2013 as the school was facing a long list of problems, from falling enrollment and student... Read more
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Daily Mail
Chilling footage shows 'cannibal' killer leaving Florida restaurantfitness tutorials, as well as impromptu karaoke performances by Harrouff. The
Chilling footage shows 'cannibal' killer leaving Florida restaurant
Daily Mail / Posted 7 days ago
fitness tutorials, as well as impromptu karaoke performances by Harrouff. The rising sophomore studying exercise science is also accused of biting pieces of flesh off John Stevens' face and stabbing the couple's neighbor, 47-year-old Jeff... Read more
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Daily Mail
'Cannibal' killer Austin Harrouff, 19, was wearing a Trump hatfitness tutorials, as well as impromptu karaoke performances by Harrouff. The
'Cannibal' killer Austin Harrouff, 19, was wearing a Trump hat
Daily Mail / Posted 7 days ago
fitness tutorials, as well as impromptu karaoke performances by Harrouff. The rising sophomore studying exercise science is also accused of biting pieces of flesh off John Stevens' face and stabbing the couple's neighbor, 47-year-old Jeff... Read more
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York Daily Record
What's new for school this year in York, Adams counties?the apartment for independent practice and activities of daily living. The dis
What's new for school this year in York, Adams counties?
York Daily Record / Posted 8 days ago
the apartment for independent practice and activities of daily living. The district will implement Skyward's Family Access Center before the start of the 2016-2017 School Year. The secure portal connects educators, parents/guardians and students by... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Weekend Calendarof Color," through Aug. 29. Hours: 11 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday. argentag
Weekend Calendar
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
of Color," through Aug. 29. Hours: 11 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday. argentagallery.com or (501) 258-8991. ARKANSAS ARTS CENTER MacArthur Park, East Ninth and Commerce streets.Lecture: "Renoir and Fashion," Gloria Groom, 6-9 p.m. Aug. 25;... Read more
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Daily Mail
Frat boy is on life support after 'he killed and bit a random couple'Harrouff is sedated and on a ventilator with guards stationed in the intensive
Frat boy is on life support after 'he killed and bit a random couple'
Daily Mail / Posted 9 days ago
Harrouff is sedated and on a ventilator with guards stationed in the intensive care unit at St Mary's Medical Center in West Palm Beach. Speaking to reporters Tuesday evening, Martin County Sheriff William Snyder said Harrouff's... Read more
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ajc.com
Offerings span from ancient Egypt to modern musicfor concerts, movies, performances and events. CONTRIBUTED BY NEW ORLEANS CONVE
Offerings span from ancient Egypt to modern music
ajc.com / Posted 9 days ago
for concerts, movies, performances and events. CONTRIBUTED BY NEW ORLEANS CONVENTION & VISITORS BUREAU Louisiana Art and Science Museum Collections of art and exhibits about science are housed under one roof in this Baton Rouge destination. Two... Read more
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Island Packet
Details sought on airlines’ tech after Delta, Southwest failuresA week after a computer failure caused a worldwide service meltdown at Delta Ai
Details sought on airlines’ tech after Delta, Southwest failures
Island Packet / Posted 10 days ago
A week after a computer failure caused a worldwide service meltdown at Delta Air Lines, two senators have asked all domestic carriers to explain how resilient their information technology systems are. Sens. Richard Blumenthal of Connecticut and Ed... Read more
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NJ.com
Clinton may have just given Trump a reason to attack her for being cozy with lobbyistsas a lobbyist, his firm, WilmerHale LLP, was paid $2.4 million during the first
Clinton may have just given Trump a reason to attack her for being cozy with lobbyists
NJ.com / Posted 10 days ago
as a lobbyist, his firm, WilmerHale LLP, was paid $2.4 million during the first six months of 2016 by Verizon, Cigna Corp., Delta Air Lines, the trial lawyers' American Association for Justice and other clients, according to the Center for... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Southwest, Delta technical outages draw congressional scrutinyairlines for more details about the resilience of their technical systems after
Southwest, Delta technical outages draw congressional scrutiny
Dallas Morning News / Posted 10 days ago
airlines for more details about the resilience of their technical systems after a pair of outages at Southwest Airlines and Delta Air Lines in the last month caused widespread disruption that affected hundreds of thousands of passengers. In a... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Creamed, Canned And Frozen: How The Great Depression Revamped U.S. Dietsnutrients. It's tragic that we didn't look to their example for foods to eat du
Creamed, Canned And Frozen: How The Great Depression Revamped U.S. Diets
KERA North Texas / Posted 11 days ago
nutrients. It's tragic that we didn't look to their example for foods to eat during the Great Depression, but that wasn't "science," and also that was "un-American." On the belief that spicy food madepeople nervous Ziegelman: Spicy foods were... Read more
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The Shelter Island Reporter
Shelter Island obituaries: McCarthy, Taplin, Van Vliet, VaughanDr. Vaughn was the James J. Colt Professor of Urology, chairman of the Departme
Shelter Island obituaries: McCarthy, Taplin, Van Vliet, Vaughan
The Shelter Island Reporter / Posted 11 days ago
Dr. Vaughn was the James J. Colt Professor of Urology, chairman of the Department of Urology at Cornell University Medical Center and the urologist-in-chief at The New York Hospital. He held many leadership roles during decades of dedicated service... Read more
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USA Today
SpaceX Falcon 9 launches satellite, sticks ocean landingmodified barge or "drone ship" that served as its landing platform, which Space
SpaceX Falcon 9 launches satellite, sticks ocean landing
USA Today / Posted 11 days ago
modified barge or "drone ship" that served as its landing platform, which SpaceX has named "Of Course I Still Love You" (a science fiction reference). Crews will weld steel shoes over the landing legs to keep the stage upright during the journey... Read more
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Tri-County Citizen
May 2, 2010place after first joining the competition four years ago. The competition inclu
May 2, 2010
Tri-County Citizen / Posted 12 days ago
place after first joining the competition four years ago. The competition includes a variety of categories including math, science, business, technology and history. The 27 students participated in 24 different categories. Several St. Charles... Read more
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Tri-County Citizen
December 6, 2009please call (810) 638-5496. The vacancy will be filled a the Dec. 9 village cou
December 6, 2009
Tri-County Citizen / Posted 12 days ago
please call (810) 638-5496. The vacancy will be filled a the Dec. 9 village council meeting. WELDING CLASSES AT CHS – Two Delta College welding classes will be offered at Chesaning High School. The first class is shield metal arc welding,... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Local residents earn doctoratesPharmD Dr. Caitlin Fay earned her Doctor of Pharmacy degree from the Philadelp
Local residents earn doctorates
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 15 days ago
PharmD Dr. Caitlin Fay earned her Doctor of Pharmacy degree from the Philadelphia College of Pharmacy, University of the Sciences. Dr. Fay was valedictorian of Pittston Area High School Class of 2010. She was president of the Alpha Sigma Tau... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Weekend Calendarof Color," through Aug. 29. Hours: 11 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday. argentag
Weekend Calendar
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 15 days ago
of Color," through Aug. 29. Hours: 11 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday. argentagallery.com or (501) 258-8991. ARKANSAS ARTS CENTER MacArthur Park, East Ninth and Commerce streets.Art of Motion: Tango, 7-9 p.m. today, $10. American Association of... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Richard “Dick” Shaff, manager of SF’s Moscone Center, dies at 77his heart, leaving loved ones, friends and colleagues devastated by his loss. H
Richard “Dick” Shaff, manager of SF’s Moscone Center, dies at 77
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 16 days ago
his heart, leaving loved ones, friends and colleagues devastated by his loss. He was 77. General manager for the Moscone Center since it opened in 1981, Shaff was known for his friendly demeanor and contagious energy. “He was my best friend,”... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Hundreds of flights canceled, delayed: Why airline IT failures keep happeningtaking off. Last month, it took Southwest days to recover from a breakdown it
Hundreds of flights canceled, delayed: Why airline IT failures keep happening
The Seattle Times / Posted 17 days ago
taking off. Last month, it took Southwest days to recover from a breakdown it blamed on a faulty router. On Monday, it was Delta’s turn, as a power outage crippled the airline’s information-technology systems and forced it to cancel or delay... Read more
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Alaska Public
Monday, August 8, 2016to Alaska State Troopers, the northbound bus was making a left turn off the hig
Monday, August 8, 2016
Alaska Public / Posted 17 days ago
to Alaska State Troopers, the northbound bus was making a left turn off the highway to the Princess Lodge in Copper Center, when the RV hit it. Delta power outage cancels and delays thousands of flights Zachariah Hughes, Alaska Public... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
Delta Air Lines outage grounds Clemens Center showTravel difficulties stemming from the Delta Air Lines system outage Monday mean
Delta Air Lines outage grounds Clemens Center show
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 18 days ago
Travel difficulties stemming from the Delta Air Lines system outage Monday means the cancellation of a Clemens Center show set for Tuesday. The performance of "Doktor Kaboom! Look Out! Science is Coming" is canceled because the artist cannot get to... Read more
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NBC News
Black Olympians to Watch in Rio 2016 CompetitionsAnthony, Tina Charles, 27, has been keen to use her platform to seek justice fo
Black Olympians to Watch in Rio 2016 Competitions
NBC News / Posted 18 days ago
Anthony, Tina Charles, 27, has been keen to use her platform to seek justice for black people. The New York Liberty center joined her teammates and other WNBA players of the Indiana Fever and Phoenix Mercury in wearing black t-shirts that... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
20 reasons to visit Atlanta 20 years after the Olympicsand more than 20 diverse restaurants and food stalls (including four by James B
20 reasons to visit Atlanta 20 years after the Olympics
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 20 days ago
and more than 20 diverse restaurants and food stalls (including four by James Beard Award-winning chefs). National Center for Civil and Human Rights Opened to the public in 2014, the Center celebrates the Civil Rights Movement and the... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
20 reasons to visit Atlanta 20 years after the Olympicsand more than 20 diverse restaurants and food stalls (including four by James B
20 reasons to visit Atlanta 20 years after the Olympics
The Arizona Republic / Posted 20 days ago
and more than 20 diverse restaurants and food stalls (including four by James Beard Award-winning chefs). National Center for Civil and Human Rights Opened to the public in 2014, the Center celebrates the Civil Rights Movement and the... Read more
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York Daily Record
20 reasons to visit Atlanta 20 years after the Olympicsand more than 20 diverse restaurants and food stalls (including four by James B
20 reasons to visit Atlanta 20 years after the Olympics
York Daily Record / Posted 20 days ago
and more than 20 diverse restaurants and food stalls (including four by James Beard Award-winning chefs). National Center for Civil and Human Rights Opened to the public in 2014, the Center celebrates the Civil Rights Movement and the... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
20 reasons to visit Atlanta 20 years after the Olympicsand more than 20 diverse restaurants and food stalls (including four by James B
20 reasons to visit Atlanta 20 years after the Olympics
Detroit Free Press / Posted 20 days ago
and more than 20 diverse restaurants and food stalls (including four by James Beard Award-winning chefs). National Center for Civil and Human Rights Opened to the public in 2014, the Center celebrates the Civil Rights Movement and the... Read more
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Daily Journal
20 reasons to visit Atlanta 20 years after the Olympicsand more than 20 diverse restaurants and food stalls (including four by James B
20 reasons to visit Atlanta 20 years after the Olympics
Daily Journal / Posted 20 days ago
and more than 20 diverse restaurants and food stalls (including four by James Beard Award-winning chefs). National Center for Civil and Human Rights Opened to the public in 2014, the Center celebrates the Civil Rights Movement and the... Read more
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Daily Record
20 reasons to visit Atlanta 20 years after the Olympicsand more than 20 diverse restaurants and food stalls (including four by James B
20 reasons to visit Atlanta 20 years after the Olympics
Daily Record / Posted 20 days ago
and more than 20 diverse restaurants and food stalls (including four by James Beard Award-winning chefs). National Center for Civil and Human Rights Opened to the public in 2014, the Center celebrates the Civil Rights Movement and the... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
20 reasons to visit Atlanta 20 years after the Olympicsand more than 20 diverse restaurants and food stalls (including four by James B
20 reasons to visit Atlanta 20 years after the Olympics
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 20 days ago
and more than 20 diverse restaurants and food stalls (including four by James Beard Award-winning chefs). National Center for Civil and Human Rights Opened to the public in 2014, the Center celebrates the Civil Rights Movement and the... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
Michigan colleges leaders in offering Pell Grants to prisonersgrants. Those students would not only raise the bar, but shatter it, said Todd
Michigan colleges leaders in offering Pell Grants to prisoners
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 20 days ago
grants. Those students would not only raise the bar, but shatter it, said Todd Butler, the college's dean of arts and sciences. Inmates make up about 3 percent of Jackson College's part-time student population, Butler said, but 46 percent of... Read more
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USA Today
20 reasons to visit Atlanta 20 years after the Olympicsand more than 20 diverse restaurants and food stalls (including four by James B
20 reasons to visit Atlanta 20 years after the Olympics
USA Today / Posted 21 days ago
and more than 20 diverse restaurants and food stalls (including four by James Beard Award-winning chefs). National Center for Civil and Human Rights Opened to the public in 2014, the Center celebrates the Civil Rights Movement and the... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Weekend Calendarof Color," through Aug. 29. Hours: 11 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday. argentag
Weekend Calendar
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 22 days ago
of Color," through Aug. 29. Hours: 11 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday. argentagallery.com or (501) 258-8991. ARKANSAS ARTS CENTER MacArthur Park, East Ninth and Commerce streets. Art of Motion: Tango, 7-9 p.m. Aug. 11, $10. American Association of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Buhari Appoints New NCC Chair, Commissionersadministrator and a graduate of the National Institute for Policy and Strategic
Buhari Appoints New NCC Chair, Commissioners
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 days ago
administrator and a graduate of the National Institute for Policy and Strategic Studies (NIPSS, Kuru). NIPSS is the highest center for policy formulation and leadership training in Nigeria. Senator Durojaiye put in 35 years of meritorious service in... Read more
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International Business Times
Science advisor to President Obama, Nobel laureate Ahmed Zewail dies at 70 Ahmed Zewail, the Egyptian-American chemist and the science and technology advi
Science advisor to President Obama, Nobel laureate Ahmed Zewail dies at 70
International Business Times / Posted 23 days ago
Ahmed Zewail, the Egyptian-American chemist and the science and technology advisor to President Barack Obama, died on Tuesday (2 August) at the age of 70 in the United States. His spokesman Sherif Foad confirmed the news and said his body would be... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
History: Underground Railroad flourishesSNCC and CORE, joining the 1963 March on Washington. August 3, 1967: William K
History: Underground Railroad flourishes
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 24 days ago
SNCC and CORE, joining the 1963 March on Washington. August 3, 1967: William Kunstler and other lawyers formed the Law Center for Constitutional Rights, later known as the Center for Constitutional Rights. The group became one of the most... Read more
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EarthSky
Why no young stars at Milky Way center?variables, used in these astronomers’ study, plotted on a background drawing of
Why no young stars at Milky Way center?
EarthSky / Posted 24 days ago
variables, used in these astronomers’ study, plotted on a background drawing of the Milky Way. The orange clump in the center represents the central 8,000 light-years of our galaxy, which appears to have very few Cepheids and hence few young... Read more
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redOrbit
Mysterious Flash Spotted in Sky Over Western USwas among 16,000 man-made objects orbiting the planet which were being tracked
Mysterious Flash Spotted in Sky Over Western US
redOrbit / Posted 24 days ago
was among 16,000 man-made objects orbiting the planet which were being tracked by officials at the Joint Space Operations Center. The majority of those objects, he added, typically burn up in the sky during re-entry or land over water, and the... Read more
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The Space Review
Making it in spaceon Earth.” But, as interest in commercial facilities grows, a key question rem
Making it in space
The Space Review / Posted 25 days ago
on Earth.” But, as interest in commercial facilities grows, a key question remains: who will use them? NASA and the Center for the Advancement of Science in Space (CASIS), the nonprofit that runs the portion of the station designated a US... Read more
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