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Naked Capitalism
Parents, Debate Is the Right Competitive Sport for Your Child!certainly unsettled some opponents. “Initially, it is somewhat jarring,” said
Parents, Debate Is the Right Competitive Sport for Your Child!
Naked Capitalism / Posted 12 hours ago
certainly unsettled some opponents. “Initially, it is somewhat jarring,” said Andrew Markoff, who recently graduated from Georgetown University and faced Lee and Campbell in a tournament earlier this year. But Markoff, who is white, said he and... Read more
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National Catholic Reporter
Netanyahu government's hard right shift is 'a red light for all of us'this fall has become more necessary than ever. [Jesuit Fr. Drew Christiansen i
Netanyahu government's hard right shift is 'a red light for all of us'
National Catholic Reporter / Posted 15 hours ago
this fall has become more necessary than ever. [Jesuit Fr. Drew Christiansen is Distinguished Professor of Ethics and Global Human Development at Georgetown University; Rafat Aldajani is a Palestinian-American businessman and political commentat... Read more
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The Maui News
Maui Film Festival adds 2 ‘Rising Stars’ to year’s honoreesIssue's Rookie of the Year. The actress and model was born in Connecticut. She
Maui Film Festival adds 2 ‘Rising Stars’ to year’s honorees
The Maui News / Posted yesterday
Issue's Rookie of the Year. The actress and model was born in Connecticut. She graduated with a degree in theater from Georgetown University in 2012 and pursued her studies at the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art. Also a talented... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Obama's consumer protection legacy defined by aggressive agencyLew said. The creation of the bureau “is an enormous achievement in terms of c
Obama's consumer protection legacy defined by aggressive agency
Los Angeles Times / Posted yesterday
Lew said. The creation of the bureau “is an enormous achievement in terms of consumer protection,” said David Vladeck, a Georgetown University law professor and consumer protection expert. From 2009-12, Vladeck headed the Federal Trade... Read more
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The Martinsburg Journal
Craig A. WinkelCraig attained his Bachelor of Science from Georgetown University, his MD from
Craig A. Winkel
The Martinsburg Journal / Posted 2 days ago
Craig attained his Bachelor of Science from Georgetown University, his MD from Tulane University, Louisiana; his MBA from the Erivan K. Haub School of Business, St. Joseph's University. He was a Fellow of the Society of Reproductive... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Hope for peace grow dim with new Taliban leaderhis position could mean escalated violence, as he seeks to be taken seriously a
Hope for peace grow dim with new Taliban leader
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 2 days ago
his position could mean escalated violence, as he seeks to be taken seriously as a warrior. Anatol Levin, a professor at Georgetown University in Qatar, said the United States appeared to have "decided that peace talks are pointless at this stage... Read more
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The Buffalo News
In church rarity, a divorced dad becomes ‘Father’who have ever married – are divorced, according to estimates by the Center for
In church rarity, a divorced dad becomes ‘Father’
The Buffalo News / Posted 2 days ago
who have ever married – are divorced, according to estimates by the Center for Applied Research in the Apostolate at Georgetown University. But just 15 percent of divorced Catholics had sought an annulment, CARA found in a 2013 study. The... Read more
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The Buffalo News
In church rarity, divorced dad earns new title: ‘Father’who have ever married – are divorced, according to estimates by the Center for
In church rarity, divorced dad earns new title: ‘Father’
The Buffalo News / Posted 2 days ago
who have ever married – are divorced, according to estimates by the Center for Applied Research in the Apostolate at Georgetown University. But just 15 percent of divorced Catholics had sought an annulment, CARA found in a 2013 study. The... Read more
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The Buffalo News
In church rarity, divorced dad earns new title: ‘Father’who have ever married – are divorced, according to estimates by the Center for
In church rarity, divorced dad earns new title: ‘Father’
The Buffalo News / Posted 2 days ago
who have ever married – are divorced, according to estimates by the Center for Applied Research in the Apostolate at Georgetown University. But just 15 percent of divorced Catholics had sought an annulment, CARA found in a 2013 study. The... Read more
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Herald Sun
New Taliban leader gets ultimatumhis position could mean escalated violence, as he seeks to be taken seriously a
New Taliban leader gets ultimatum
Herald Sun / Posted 2 days ago
his position could mean escalated violence, as he seeks to be taken seriously as a warrior. Anatol Levin, a professor at Georgetown University in Qatar, said the United States appeared to have “decided that peace talks are pointless at this stage... Read more
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Perth Now
New Taliban leader gets ultimatumhis position could mean escalated violence, as he seeks to be taken seriously a
New Taliban leader gets ultimatum
Perth Now / Posted 2 days ago
his position could mean escalated violence, as he seeks to be taken seriously as a warrior. Anatol Levin, a professor at Georgetown University in Qatar, said the United States appeared to have “decided that peace talks are pointless at this stage... Read more
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WWAY 3 Wilmington
The Army Chaplain who quit over Obama’s drone programon U.S. drone policy made by the organization in 2014 under the direction of Ra
The Army Chaplain who quit over Obama’s drone program
WWAY 3 Wilmington / Posted 2 days ago
on U.S. drone policy made by the organization in 2014 under the direction of Rachel Stohl, an adjunct professor at Georgetown University. U.S. officials did not comment on the seriousness with which they took the center’s... Read more
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Air Force Times
Analysis: Hopes for peace dim with new Taliban leaderhis position could mean escalated violence, as he seeks to be taken seriously a
Analysis: Hopes for peace dim with new Taliban leader
Air Force Times / Posted 2 days ago
his position could mean escalated violence, as he seeks to be taken seriously as a warrior. Anatol Levin, a professor at Georgetown University in Qatar, said the United States appeared to have "decided that peace talks are pointless at this stage... Read more
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ABC News
The Army Chaplain Who Quit Over Obama’s Drone Programon U.S. drone policy made by the organization in 2014 under the direction of Ra
The Army Chaplain Who Quit Over Obama’s Drone Program
ABC News / Posted 2 days ago
on U.S. drone policy made by the organization in 2014 under the direction of Rachel Stohl, an adjunct professor at Georgetown University. U.S. officials did not comment on the seriousness with which they took the center’s... Read more
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News.com.au
New Taliban leader gets ultimatumhis position could mean escalated violence, as he seeks to be taken seriously a
New Taliban leader gets ultimatum
News.com.au / Posted 2 days ago
his position could mean escalated violence, as he seeks to be taken seriously as a warrior. Anatol Levin, a professor at Georgetown University in Qatar, said the United States appeared to have “decided that peace talks are pointless at this stage... Read more
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The Courier Mail
New Taliban leader gets ultimatumhis position could mean escalated violence, as he seeks to be taken seriously a
New Taliban leader gets ultimatum
The Courier Mail / Posted 2 days ago
his position could mean escalated violence, as he seeks to be taken seriously as a warrior. Anatol Levin, a professor at Georgetown University in Qatar, said the United States appeared to have “decided that peace talks are pointless at this stage... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
AP Analysis: Hopes for peace dim with new Taliban leaderhis position could mean escalated violence, as he seeks to be taken seriously a
AP Analysis: Hopes for peace dim with new Taliban leader
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 2 days ago
his position could mean escalated violence, as he seeks to be taken seriously as a warrior. Anatol Levin, a professor at Georgetown University in Qatar, said the United States appeared to have "decided that peace talks are pointless at this stage... Read more
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ABC News
The Army Chaplain Who Quit Over 'Unaccountable Killing' of Obama’s Secretive Drone Programon U.S. drone policy made by the organization in 2014 under the direction of Ra
The Army Chaplain Who Quit Over 'Unaccountable Killing' of Obama’s Secretive Drone Program
ABC News / Posted 2 days ago
on U.S. drone policy made by the organization in 2014 under the direction of Rachel Stohl, an adjunct professor at Georgetown University. U.S. officials did not comment on the seriousness with which they took the center’s... Read more
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The GW Hatchet
Police arrest employee in Eckles Library for assaulting fellow employeeemployee who was assaulted is not named in the documents, but the report states
Police arrest employee in Eckles Library for assaulting fellow employee
The GW Hatchet / Posted 3 days ago
employee who was assaulted is not named in the documents, but the report states that he is 36 years old, male and a resident of northwest D.C. He was transported to Georgetown University Hospital for treatment, according... Read more
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The News & Observer
Democrats in 2nd Congressional District compete for spot on November ballotWatson Education: Bachelor’s degree, Indiana University, 1973; Indiana Univers
Democrats in 2nd Congressional District compete for spot on November ballot
The News & Observer / Posted 3 days ago
Watson Education: Bachelor’s degree, Indiana University, 1973; Indiana University School of Law, 1977; Master of Laws, Georgetown University Law Center, 1994 Political resume: Served one term on the Burlington, Vermont, city council in the... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Bend Energy Challenge installs 18,000 LED bulbsEnvironmental Center, is Bend’s team in a nationwide competition to reduce ener
Bend Energy Challenge installs 18,000 LED bulbs
KTVZ Bend / Posted 3 days ago
Environmental Center, is Bend’s team in a nationwide competition to reduce energy use with 50 other cities, sponsored by Georgetown University. The winning group will receive 5 million dollars that will go toward projects that will further energy... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
A Phoenix teacher made an impossible promise; 7 years later, she made good on ithad taught. Rachel was young for an administrator, just 29, and pregnant with
A Phoenix teacher made an impossible promise; 7 years later, she made good on it
The Arizona Republic / Posted 3 days ago
had taught. Rachel was young for an administrator, just 29, and pregnant with her first child. She had graduated from Georgetown University in Washington, D.C., in 2003 with a bachelor's degree in economics and then joined Teach for America, a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Africa Seeks to Rev Growth Engines amid Downturnof African countries-is slowing as it retools its economy, sparking fears of fu
Africa Seeks to Rev Growth Engines amid Downturn
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
of African countries-is slowing as it retools its economy, sparking fears of further weakening. More than commodities Georgetown University professor Steven Radelet writes in F&D's cover story about the changes that leave Africa better... Read more
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Quartz
Western universities are opening campuses in some odd places where they really don’t need to beand Qatar specifically set up a chunk of land called “Education City” for schoo
Western universities are opening campuses in some odd places where they really don’t need to be
Quartz / Posted 3 days ago
and Qatar specifically set up a chunk of land called “Education City” for schools like Carnegie Mellon University, Georgetown University, and Northwestern University to reside. But there’s no guarantee these outposts hold up to the brand... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Longtime Scranton union lawyer Thomas Jennings diesLynady said. Mr. Jennings received his bachelor’s degree from the University o
Longtime Scranton union lawyer Thomas Jennings dies
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
Lynady said. Mr. Jennings received his bachelor’s degree from the University of Scranton in 1968 and his law degree from Georgetown University in 1971. Mr. Jennings had restricted his practice since 1972 to the representation of labor unions,... Read more
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Daily Princetonian
Purdue President Mitch Daniels '71 discusses liberal arts learning, education inequalityRobert George. Daniels graduated from the University in 1971, majoring in the
Purdue President Mitch Daniels '71 discusses liberal arts learning, education inequality
Daily Princetonian / Posted 4 days ago
Robert George. Daniels graduated from the University in 1971, majoring in the Wilson School, and earned a law degree from Georgetown University Law Center in 1979. He became the president of Purdue University in January 2013 after serving two... Read more
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SCOTUSblog
SCOTUS Map: April and May 2016C-Span has made video available online. Breyer closed out the Justices’ April
SCOTUS Map: April and May 2016
SCOTUSblog / Posted 4 days ago
C-Span has made video available online. Breyer closed out the Justices’ April events when he gave the Bernstein Lecture at Georgetown University Law Center on April 28. Breyer emphasized that the cases which the Supreme Court reviews seldom involve... Read more
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Raw Story
Before Trump proposed his border wall, right-wing vigilantes made it a national obsessionof mobilising citizens in the service of auxiliary border patrol. In 2008, an e
Before Trump proposed his border wall, right-wing vigilantes made it a national obsession
Raw Story / Posted 4 days ago
of mobilising citizens in the service of auxiliary border patrol. In 2008, an essay by Jim Gilchrist was published in the Georgetown University Law Journal. Later, in 2011, Glenn Spencer, an activist infamous for monitoring the border near his... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Longtime Scranton union lawyer Thomas Jennings has diednative, Mr. Jennings received his bachelor’s degree from the University of Scra
Longtime Scranton union lawyer Thomas Jennings has died
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
native, Mr. Jennings received his bachelor’s degree from the University of Scranton in 1968, and his law degree from Georgetown University in 1971. Since 1972, Mr. Jennings had restricted his practice to the representation of labor unions,... Read more
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J Weekly
opinions | A master’s degree my ‘baba’ would have been so proud ofThis was a special day: I received my Master of Laws from Georgetown University
opinions | A master’s degree my ‘baba’ would have been so proud of
J Weekly / Posted 4 days ago
This was a special day: I received my Master of Laws from Georgetown University. But what made it particularly special is that it came 11 years after the time my dad did not speak to me for three weeks. In 2005 I received my law degree from the... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Former state judge to finally wear cap and gownhome but never took part in a graduation ceremony. He went on to earn degrees f
Former state judge to finally wear cap and gown
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 4 days ago
home but never took part in a graduation ceremony. He went on to earn degrees from New Mexico Highlands University and Georgetown University. Copyright 2016 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published,... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Former state judge to finally wear cap and gownhome but never took part in a graduation ceremony. He went on to earn degrees f
Former state judge to finally wear cap and gown
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 4 days ago
home but never took part in a graduation ceremony. He went on to earn degrees from New Mexico Highlands University and Georgetown University. Copyright 2016 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published,... Read more
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UB Reporter - Buffalo University
Tobacco control strategies need a refresh, researchers saysociety at Johns Hopkins University, and an adjunct professor of oncology in th
Tobacco control strategies need a refresh, researchers say
UB Reporter - Buffalo University / Posted 4 days ago
society at Johns Hopkins University, and an adjunct professor of oncology in the Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center at Georgetown University Medical Center. The researchers write that the long-held tobacco control strategy that lumps all... Read more
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IMF
Africa Seeks to Rev Growth Engines Amid Downturnof African countries—is slowing as it retools its economy, sparking fears of fu
Africa Seeks to Rev Growth Engines Amid Downturn
IMF / Posted 4 days ago
of African countries—is slowing as it retools its economy, sparking fears of further weakening. More than commodities Georgetown University professor Steven Radelet writes in F&D's cover story about the changes that leave Africa better... Read more
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Investopedia
Are Millennial Retirement Savers Doomed?other smart choices to buffer the effect of this glum investments outlook? Econ
Are Millennial Retirement Savers Doomed?
Investopedia / Posted 4 days ago
other smart choices to buffer the effect of this glum investments outlook? Economists say yes — and no. According to the Georgetown University Center on Education and the Workforce, nearly a quarter of Millennials are unemployed. Even college... Read more
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Slate
Should We Be Worried About a Merger Between ISIS and al-Qaida?future’s cards, the movement as a whole remains strong—and dangerous. Daniel B
Should We Be Worried About a Merger Between ISIS and al-Qaida?
Slate / Posted 4 days ago
future’s cards, the movement as a whole remains strong—and dangerous. Daniel Byman is a professor in the School of Foreign Service at Georgetown University and the research director of the Center for Middle East Policy at the Brookings Institu... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Matt Bomer, Rachel Bloom, Jane Lynch Present 2016 College Television Awards$10,000 funded by EY, a global leader in professional services to media and ent
Matt Bomer, Rachel Bloom, Jane Lynch Present 2016 College Television Awards
Houston Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
$10,000 funded by EY, a global leader in professional services to media and entertainment companies, to Sylvia Rusnak of Georgetown University. The scholarship is presented to graduate students pursuing careers in children’s media and developing... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Matt Bomer, Rachel Bloom, Jane Lynch Present 2016 College Television Awards$10,000 funded by EY, a global leader in professional services to media and ent
Matt Bomer, Rachel Bloom, Jane Lynch Present 2016 College Television Awards
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 4 days ago
$10,000 funded by EY, a global leader in professional services to media and entertainment companies, to Sylvia Rusnak of Georgetown University. The scholarship is presented to graduate students pursuing careers in children’s media and developing... Read more
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The Hill
Ryan seeks to put stamp on GOP in Trump erapolitics in both parties. “It doesn’t have to be that way,” he said in remarks
Ryan seeks to put stamp on GOP in Trump era
The Hill / Posted 5 days ago
politics in both parties. “It doesn’t have to be that way,” he said in remarks clipped from a speech he gave last month at Georgetown University. Ryan and Trump were scheduled to speak on the phone Wednesday night, and the Speaker repeatedly... Read more
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NZCity
Angelina Jolie joining London School of Economics as visiting professorto PEOPLE, she said: "I was pleased to meet with Angelina Jolie during my recen
Angelina Jolie joining London School of Economics as visiting professor
NZCity / Posted 5 days ago
to PEOPLE, she said: "I was pleased to meet with Angelina Jolie during my recent trip to London on ways we at Georgetown University can continue the collaboration between our sister programs on both sides of the Atlantic. We look... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Dr. Walter R. Welzant, retired internist and kidney specialist, diesconductor Leopold Stokowski, had a stateroom. He was later a steward on the Uni
Dr. Walter R. Welzant, retired internist and kidney specialist, dies
Baltimore Sun / Posted 5 days ago
conductor Leopold Stokowski, had a stateroom. He was later a steward on the United States. He earned a degree at the Georgetown University School of Medicine. He recalled delivering babies while in medical school and wrote of riding with a... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Researchers emphasize need to rethink tobacco control strategiessociety at Johns Hopkins University, and an adjunct professor of oncology in th
Researchers emphasize need to rethink tobacco control strategies
News-Medical-Net / Posted 5 days ago
society at Johns Hopkins University, and an adjunct professor of oncology in the Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center at Georgetown University Medical Center. The researchers write that the long-held tobacco control strategy that lumps all... Read more
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Cincinnati CityBeat
Starting Earlystrategic advisor Greg Landsman.Early-childhood education experts tend to agree
Starting Early
Cincinnati CityBeat / Posted 5 days ago
strategic advisor Greg Landsman.Early-childhood education experts tend to agree. A recent study of kids in Tulsa, Okla. by Georgetown University found that kindergarteners who had attended preschool were significantly ahead of their peers in... Read more
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The Hill
Ryan decries 'bitterness' in politicsnot seen the kind of bitterness in our politics like we have today," Ryan says
Ryan decries 'bitterness' in politics
The Hill / Posted 5 days ago
not seen the kind of bitterness in our politics like we have today," Ryan says in the video, clipped from his remarks at Georgetown University last month. "And I've got to say, I think it's both sides," he continues. "It doesn't have to be that... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
11-Old Born Deaf Is Among Nation's Top Spellersthe brain can, over time, learn to process those sounds in a similar way, said
11-Old Born Deaf Is Among Nation's Top Spellers
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 5 days ago
the brain can, over time, learn to process those sounds in a similar way, said Dr. Michael Hoa, a surgeon at MedStar Georgetown University Hospital who performs cochlear implantations. But these implants are merely a tool, the doctor said:... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
US-backed Kurdish and Arab forces launch offensive to take IS stronghold Raqqatown and the SDF coalition are 80 per cent Kurdish. Hillary Mann Leverett, for
US-backed Kurdish and Arab forces launch offensive to take IS stronghold Raqqa
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 5 days ago
town and the SDF coalition are 80 per cent Kurdish. Hillary Mann Leverett, former US national security official from Georgetown University in Washington DC, said there were some "differences" of opinion about what the Kurdish strategy was,... Read more
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CBS News
11-year-old boy who was born deaf among nation's top spellersthe brain can, over time, learn to process those sounds in a similar way, said
11-year-old boy who was born deaf among nation's top spellers
CBS News / Posted 6 days ago
the brain can, over time, learn to process those sounds in a similar way, said Dr. Michael Hoa, a surgeon at MedStar Georgetown University Hospital who performs cochlear implantations. But these implants are merely a tool, the doctor said:... Read more
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NBC Washington
11-Old Born Deaf Is Among Nation's Top Spellersthe brain can, over time, learn to process those sounds in a similar way, said
11-Old Born Deaf Is Among Nation's Top Spellers
NBC Washington / Posted 6 days ago
the brain can, over time, learn to process those sounds in a similar way, said Dr. Michael Hoa, a surgeon at MedStar Georgetown University Hospital who performs cochlear implantations. But these implants are merely a tool, the doctor said:... Read more
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KTVU 2 San Francisco
Born deaf, 11-old is among nation's top spellersthe brain can, over time, learn to process those sounds in a similar way, said
Born deaf, 11-old is among nation's top spellers
KTVU 2 San Francisco / Posted 6 days ago
the brain can, over time, learn to process those sounds in a similar way, said Dr. Michael Hoa, a surgeon at MedStar Georgetown University Hospital who performs cochlear implantations. But these implants are merely a tool, the doctor said:... Read more
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Japan Today
Obama's Hiroshima trip parachutes him into history disputes ‹ Japan Todaybe framed in a futuristic discourse, for example about the future nuclear-zero-
Obama's Hiroshima trip parachutes him into history disputes ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 6 days ago
be framed in a futuristic discourse, for example about the future nuclear-zero-goal,” said Victor Cha, an Asia expert at Georgetown University. “There is, I think, a desire by Obama to heal the past, but I don’t think he will make any direct... Read more
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