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CIO
CIO Quick Takes: Tech leaders prep for new college yearthe same question. The answers reflect the broad role technology plays in high
CIO Quick Takes: Tech leaders prep for new college year
CIO / Posted 7 hours ago
the same question. The answers reflect the broad role technology plays in higher education. CIOs from Fordham, Arizona State and the University of Illinois talk about the agility needed to stay a step ahead of mobile-device wielding students,... Read more
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Market Watch
Don’t listen to politicians, especially about the marketshad tripled since. Let alone that the first President Bush’s top economic advis
Don’t listen to politicians, especially about the markets
Market Watch / Posted 10 hours ago
had tripled since. Let alone that the first President Bush’s top economic adviser, Michael Boskin, wrote in The Wall Street Journal that “Obama’s Radicalism is Killing the Dow,’’ a piece published in March 2009 just as the Dow Jones Industrial... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Illinois State Fair manager: Past attendance data inflatedFirst-year fair manager Patrick Buchen told The Springfield State Journal-Regis
Illinois State Fair manager: Past attendance data inflated
Northwest Herald / Posted 18 hours ago
First-year fair manager Patrick Buchen told The Springfield State Journal-Register that he doesn’t necessarily think the numbers were “cheated” in the past. But he said the Illinois State Fair has seen between 400,000 and 500,000 visitors annually... Read more
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FOX Illinois
New State Fair Manager Says Past Attendance Numbers Were Inflated -Updated: Thursday, August 27 2015, 10:11 PM CDT(AP) -- The new manager of the I
New State Fair Manager Says Past Attendance Numbers Were Inflated -
FOX Illinois / Posted 20 hours ago
Updated: Thursday, August 27 2015, 10:11 PM CDT(AP) -- The new manager of the Illinois State Fair says he believes the decrease in attendance this year was caused by inflated numbers in previous years. First-year fair manager Patrick Buchen tells... Read more
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WREX-TV Rockford
Candidates looking to replace Schock in second debateWASHINGTON, Ill. (AP) - Candidates seeking Illinois' 18th Congressional Distric
Candidates looking to replace Schock in second debate
WREX-TV Rockford / Posted 21 hours ago
WASHINGTON, Ill. (AP) - Candidates seeking Illinois' 18th Congressional District seat vacated by Aaron Schock reiterated their positions during a second debate in as many days. However, Peoria Republican state Sen. Darin LaHood and Democrat Rob... Read more
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WAND TV 17 Decatur
Candidates looking to replace Schock in second debateWASHINGTON, Ill. (AP) - Candidates seeking Illinois' 18th Congressional Distric
Candidates looking to replace Schock in second debate
WAND TV 17 Decatur / Posted 21 hours ago
WASHINGTON, Ill. (AP) - Candidates seeking Illinois' 18th Congressional District seat vacated by Aaron Schock reiterated their positions during a second debate in as many days. However, Peoria Republican state Sen. Darin LaHood and Democrat Rob... Read more
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Daily Herald
Candidates looking to replace Schock in second debateWASHINGTON, Ill. -- Candidates seeking Illinois' 18th Congressional District se
Candidates looking to replace Schock in second debate
Daily Herald / Posted 21 hours ago
WASHINGTON, Ill. -- Candidates seeking Illinois' 18th Congressional District seat vacated by Aaron Schock reiterated their positions during a second debate in as many days. However, Peoria Republican state Sen. Darin LaHood and Democrat Rob Mellon... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Illinois State Fair manager: Past attendance data inflatedSPRINGFIELD, Ill. (KFVS/AP) - The new manager of the Illinois State Fair says h
Illinois State Fair manager: Past attendance data inflated
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 23 hours ago
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (KFVS/AP) - The new manager of the Illinois State Fair says he believes the decrease in attendance this year was caused by inflated numbers in previous years. First-year fair manager Patrick Buchen tells The (Springfield) State... Read more
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WREX-TV Rockford
Illinois State Fair manager: Past attendance data inflatedThe new manager of the Illinois State Fair says he believes the decrease in att
Illinois State Fair manager: Past attendance data inflated
WREX-TV Rockford / Posted yesterday
The new manager of the Illinois State Fair says he believes the decrease in attendance this year was caused by inflated numbers in previous years. First-year fair manager Patrick Buchen tells The (Springfield) State Journal-Register that he doesn't... Read more
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Quincy Herald-Whig
LaHood, Mellon face off over economy in Wednesday debateduring a debate Wednesday different views about how to improve the economy of t
LaHood, Mellon face off over economy in Wednesday debate
Quincy Herald-Whig / Posted yesterday
during a debate Wednesday different views about how to improve the economy of the 18th Congressional District. Republican Illinois State Sen. Darin LaHood said during the hour-long event in Springfield that the best way to spur economic growth is... Read more
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FOX Illinois
18th Congressional District Candidate Debate -Updated: Wednesday, August 26 2015, 10:24 PM CDTBy: Fox Illinois StaffThe two c
18th Congressional District Candidate Debate -
FOX Illinois / Posted yesterday
Updated: Wednesday, August 26 2015, 10:24 PM CDTBy: Fox Illinois StaffThe two candidates seeking to replace Aaron Schock in congress squared off in a debate in the capital city Wednesday evening. The contenders were Republican Darin LaHood of... Read more
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WREX-TV Rockford
Candidates looking to replace Schock face off over economyoffered up different views on how to improve the economy of the 18th Congressio
Candidates looking to replace Schock face off over economy
WREX-TV Rockford / Posted yesterday
offered up different views on how to improve the economy of the 18th Congressional District during a debate. Republican Illinois State Sen. Darin LaHood said Wednesday that the best way to spur economic growth is tax reform, regulation reform... Read more
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WAND TV 17 Decatur
Candidates looking to replace Schock face off over economyoffered up different views on how to improve the economy of the 18th Congressio
Candidates looking to replace Schock face off over economy
WAND TV 17 Decatur / Posted yesterday
offered up different views on how to improve the economy of the 18th Congressional District during a debate. Republican Illinois State Sen. Darin LaHood said Wednesday that the best way to spur economic growth is tax reform, regulation reform... Read more
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Daily Mail
Could we prevent men from killing their wives?from men who commit non-domestic murders, which are often premeditated.' For t
Could we prevent men from killing their wives?
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
from men who commit non-domestic murders, which are often premeditated.' For the study, which is published in the Journal of Forensic Sciences, Dr Hanlon interviewed and evaluated 153 murderers for more than 1,500 hours. Participants were... Read more
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Psych Central
Physical And Mental Flexibility Linked in Older Adultsvolumes and more intact white matter than those who are sedentary. Now a new s
Physical And Mental Flexibility Linked in Older Adults
Psych Central / Posted 2 days ago
volumes and more intact white matter than those who are sedentary. Now a new study by researchers at the University of Illinois shows that physically fit older people have greater cognitive flexibility. Specifically, they found that older... Read more
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FOX News
Study suggests method for predicting men who may kill their spousestheir intimate partners varies from murderers who kill people they don’t know,
Study suggests method for predicting men who may kill their spouses
FOX News / Posted 3 days ago
their intimate partners varies from murderers who kill people they don’t know, a study published online Friday in the Journal of Forensic Sciences suggests. The study, conducted by scientists at Northwestern University, involved more than... Read more
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PhysOrg
Predicting who will murder his wife or his familyintelligent and have more cognitive impairment. The paper was published Aug. 21
Predicting who will murder his wife or his family
PhysOrg / Posted 3 days ago
intelligent and have more cognitive impairment. The paper was published Aug. 21 in the early view online edition of the Journal of Forensic Sciences. "These crimes are often preventable if family members are more informed about the potential... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Physical activity improves cognitive flexibility in older adultsThis variability is associated with better cognitive performance, researchers s
Physical activity improves cognitive flexibility in older adults
News-Medical-Net / Posted 3 days ago
This variability is associated with better cognitive performance, researchers say. The new findings are reported in the journal PLOS ONE. "We looked at 100 adults between the ages of 60 and 80, and we used accelerometers to objectively measure... Read more
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DMNews
Illinois Gov Derails Bill Restricting Collection of Marketing InformationAugust 24, 2015 Share this article: Rauner issues an amendatory veto for a da
Illinois Gov Derails Bill Restricting Collection of Marketing Information
DMNews / Posted 4 days ago
August 24, 2015 Share this article: Rauner issues an amendatory veto for a data breach notification bill that sought to limit collecting online search and purchase... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Comcast reveals subscriber in comments caseturned over the name of the subscriber on Aug. 14, attorney Andrew Smith said T
Comcast reveals subscriber in comments case
Daily Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
turned over the name of the subscriber on Aug. 14, attorney Andrew Smith said Thursday, almost two months after the Illinois Supreme Court upheld lower court rulings that Internet service providers have no obligation to withhold the identity... Read more
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Denver Post
Comcast reveals subscriber in online comments caseCHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — Comcast Cable Communications has given a northern Illino
Comcast reveals subscriber in online comments case
Denver Post / Posted 7 days ago
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — Comcast Cable Communications has given a northern Illinois politician the identity of an Internet service subscriber whose account was used to post an anonymous comment online suggesting the politician molests... Read more
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PhysOrg
Comcast reveals subscriber in online comments caseComcast Cable Communications has given a northern Illinois politician the ident
Comcast reveals subscriber in online comments case
PhysOrg / Posted 7 days ago
Comcast Cable Communications has given a northern Illinois politician the identity of an Internet service subscriber whose account was used to post an anonymous comment online suggesting the politician molests children. Comcast turned over the name... Read more
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The Gleaner
Comcast reveals subscriber in online comments caseturned over the name of the subscriber on Aug. 14, attorney Andrew Smith said T
Comcast reveals subscriber in online comments case
The Gleaner / Posted 7 days ago
turned over the name of the subscriber on Aug. 14, attorney Andrew Smith said Thursday, almost two months after the Illinois Supreme Court upheld lower court rulings that Internet service providers have no obligation to withhold the identity... Read more
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New Jersey Herald
Comcast reveals subscriber in online comments caseCHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) - Comcast Cable Communications has given a local politicia
Comcast reveals subscriber in online comments case
New Jersey Herald / Posted 7 days ago
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) - Comcast Cable Communications has given a local politician in northern Illinois the identity of an Internet service subscriber whose account was used to post an anonymous comment online suggesting the politician molests... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Comcast reveals subscriber in online comments caseCHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) � Comcast Cable Communications has given a local politicia
Comcast reveals subscriber in online comments case
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 7 days ago
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) � Comcast Cable Communications has given a local politician in northern Illinois the identity of an Internet service subscriber whose account was used to post an anonymous comment online suggesting the politician molests... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Comcast reveals subscriber in online comments caseNews | 08/20/15 05:28 pm CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) -- Comcast Cable Communications
Comcast reveals subscriber in online comments case
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 7 days ago
News | 08/20/15 05:28 pm CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) -- Comcast Cable Communications has given a local politician in northern Illinois the identity of an Internet service subscriber whose account was used to post an anonymous comment online suggesting... Read more
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KOB 4 Albuquerque
Comcast reveals subscriber in online comments case7:21 PM By: By DAVID MERCER CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — Comcast Cable Communicatio
Comcast reveals subscriber in online comments case
KOB 4 Albuquerque / Posted 7 days ago
7:21 PM By: By DAVID MERCER CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — Comcast Cable Communications has given a local politician in northern Illinois the identity of an Internet service subscriber whose account was used to post an anonymous comment online suggesting... Read more
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KOB 4 Albuquerque
Comcast reveals subscriber in online comments case6:52 PM By: By DAVID MERCER CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — Comcast Cable Communicatio
Comcast reveals subscriber in online comments case
KOB 4 Albuquerque / Posted 7 days ago
6:52 PM By: By DAVID MERCER CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — Comcast Cable Communications has given a local politician in northern Illinois the identity of an Internet service subscriber whose account was used to post an anonymous comment online suggesting... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Comcast reveals subscriber in online comments caseCHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — Comcast Cable Communications has given a local politicia
Comcast reveals subscriber in online comments case
Bennington Banner / Posted 7 days ago
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — Comcast Cable Communications has given a local politician in northern Illinois the identity of an Internet service subscriber whose account was used to post an anonymous comment online suggesting the politician molests... Read more
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The Evening Sun
Comcast reveals subscriber in online comments caseCHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — Comcast Cable Communications has given a local politicia
Comcast reveals subscriber in online comments case
The Evening Sun / Posted 7 days ago
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — Comcast Cable Communications has given a local politician in northern Illinois the identity of an Internet service subscriber whose account was used to post an anonymous comment online suggesting the politician molests... Read more
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York Daily Record
Comcast reveals subscriber in online comments caseCHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — Comcast Cable Communications has given a local politicia
Comcast reveals subscriber in online comments case
York Daily Record / Posted 7 days ago
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — Comcast Cable Communications has given a local politician in northern Illinois the identity of an Internet service subscriber whose account was used to post an anonymous comment online suggesting the politician molests... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Comcast reveals subscriber in online comments caseComcast Cable Communications has given a local politician in northern Illinois
Comcast reveals subscriber in online comments case
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 7 days ago
Comcast Cable Communications has given a local politician in northern Illinois the identity of an Internet service subscriber whose account was used to post an anonymous comment online suggesting the politician molests children. Comcast turned over... Read more
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Lebanon Daily News
Comcast reveals subscriber in online comments caseCHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — Comcast Cable Communications has given a local politicia
Comcast reveals subscriber in online comments case
Lebanon Daily News / Posted 7 days ago
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — Comcast Cable Communications has given a local politician in northern Illinois the identity of an Internet service subscriber whose account was used to post an anonymous comment online suggesting the politician molests... Read more
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Salon.com
Comcast reveals subscriber in online comments caseCHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — Comcast Cable Communications has given a local politicia
Comcast reveals subscriber in online comments case
Salon.com / Posted 7 days ago
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — Comcast Cable Communications has given a local politician in northern Illinois the identity of an Internet service subscriber whose account was used to post an anonymous comment online suggesting the politician molests... Read more
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Quincy Herald-Whig
Comcast reveals subscriber in online comments caseCHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) - Comcast Cable Communications has given a local politicia
Comcast reveals subscriber in online comments case
Quincy Herald-Whig / Posted 7 days ago
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) - Comcast Cable Communications has given a local politician in northern Illinois the identity of an Internet service subscriber whose account was used to post an anonymous comment online suggesting the politician molests... Read more
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Daily Herald
Comcast reveals subscriber in online comments caseCHAMPAIGN, Ill. -- Comcast Cable Communications has given a local politician in
Comcast reveals subscriber in online comments case
Daily Herald / Posted 7 days ago
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. -- Comcast Cable Communications has given a local politician in northern Illinois the identity of an Internet service subscriber whose account was used to post an anonymous comment online suggesting the politician molests... Read more
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ABC News
Comcast Reveals Subscriber in Online Comments CaseComcast Cable Communications has given a local politician in northern Illinois
Comcast Reveals Subscriber in Online Comments Case
ABC News / Posted 7 days ago
Comcast Cable Communications has given a local politician in northern Illinois the identity of an Internet service subscriber whose account was used to post an anonymous comment online suggesting the politician molests children. Comcast turned over... Read more
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ESPN
How former San Francisco 49ers Chris Borland's retirement could change NFL forever222,000 times on YouTube. Borland was ignored by top Division I schools, who s
How former San Francisco 49ers Chris Borland's retirement could change NFL forever
ESPN / Posted 8 days ago
222,000 times on YouTube. Borland was ignored by top Division I schools, who saw him as small and unremarkable. Ohio State was 80 miles up Interstate 70, but the Buckeyes weren't interested, and neither, really, was Borland. He pinned his... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
West Virginia editorial roundupand Virginia — will receive $400,000 for various drug use prevention initiative
West Virginia editorial roundup
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 8 days ago
and Virginia — will receive $400,000 for various drug use prevention initiatives. Heroin is a growing problem in our state, to the point that the national media has been taking note. According to an article in The Atlantic last fall, "heroin... Read more
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The Marietta Times
West Virginia editorial roundupand Virginia — will receive $400,000 for various drug use prevention initiative
West Virginia editorial roundup
The Marietta Times / Posted 8 days ago
and Virginia — will receive $400,000 for various drug use prevention initiatives. Heroin is a growing problem in our state, to the point that the national media has been taking note. According to an article in The Atlantic last fall, "heroin... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
West Virginia editorial roundupand Virginia — will receive $400,000 for various drug use prevention initiative
West Virginia editorial roundup
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 8 days ago
and Virginia — will receive $400,000 for various drug use prevention initiatives. Heroin is a growing problem in our state, to the point that the national media has been taking note. According to an article in The Atlantic last fall, "heroin... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Steer, barrow break records at State Fair1,320-pound Hereford steer named Scotty broke last year’s record of $60,000 whe
Steer, barrow break records at State Fair
Daily Chronicle / Posted 8 days ago
1,320-pound Hereford steer named Scotty broke last year’s record of $60,000 when he was purchased by Gov. Bruce Rauner and Illinois first lady Diana Rauner on Tuesday for $61,000. The Land of Lincoln grand champion steer is owned by 19-year-old... Read more
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WAND TV 17 Decatur
Steer, barrow break sale records at Illinois State FairSPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) - Two records were set at this year's Illinois State Fai
Steer, barrow break sale records at Illinois State Fair
WAND TV 17 Decatur / Posted 9 days ago
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) - Two records were set at this year's Illinois State Fair Governor's Sale of Champions. A 1,320-pound Hereford steer named Scotty broke last year's record of $60,000 when he was purchased by Gov. Bruce Rauner and Illinois... Read more
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WREX-TV Rockford
Steer, barrow break sale records at Illinois State FairSPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) - Two records were set at this year's Illinois State Fai
Steer, barrow break sale records at Illinois State Fair
WREX-TV Rockford / Posted 9 days ago
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) - Two records were set at this year's Illinois State Fair Governor's Sale of Champions. A 1,320-pound Hereford steer named Scotty broke last year's record of $60,000 when he was purchased by Gov. Bruce Rauner and Illinois... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Let Rauner's veto standIf Springfield's political soap opera takes a melodramatic turn, the Illinois S
Let Rauner's veto stand
Chicago Tribune / Posted 10 days ago
If Springfield's political soap opera takes a melodramatic turn, the Illinois Senate on Wednesday will consider whether to override one of Gov. Bruce Rauner's vetoes. Senators should not override — it was a bad bill that deserved the veto pen. But... Read more
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PhysOrg
As US border enforcement increases, Mexican migration patterns shift, new research showsThis map shows how states' shares of Mexican immigrants changed from 1994 to 20
As US border enforcement increases, Mexican migration patterns shift, new research shows
PhysOrg / Posted 10 days ago
This map shows how states' shares of Mexican immigrants changed from 1994 to 2011. New research has found that increased border enforcement alters traditional settlement patterns and leads more Mexican immigrants to settle in states beyond the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Male and female brains DO work differently - at a molecular levelbrain disorders vary between the sexes and the new discovery may explain why.
Male and female brains DO work differently - at a molecular level
Daily Mail / Posted 10 days ago
brain disorders vary between the sexes and the new discovery may explain why. Researchers at Northwestern University in Illinois, believe their discovery may explain why female and male brains respond differently to drugs targeting certain... Read more
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Business Insurance
Northwestern University football players won't unionizefootball players receiving scholarships are employees under the National Labor
Northwestern University football players won't unionize
Business Insurance / Posted 11 days ago
football players receiving scholarships are employees under the National Labor Relations Act, according to a NLRB statement released Monday. The decision overturns a historic March 2014 ruling by an NLRB regional director that... Read more
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National Catholic Reporter
Effort aims to curb gun deathsFrom 1982 until 2011, the United States experienced a deadly public mass shooti
Effort aims to curb gun deaths
National Catholic Reporter / Posted 11 days ago
From 1982 until 2011, the United States experienced a deadly public mass shooting about every 200 days, Harvard research shows. In the following three-year period, the average escalated to every 64 days. This summer has done nothing to curb the... Read more
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SiliconIndia
American Scientist Discovers Wake-Sleep Mechanismyears and could be possible in humans. Ravi Allada, circadian rhythms expert a
American Scientist Discovers Wake-Sleep Mechanism
SiliconIndia / Posted 11 days ago
years and could be possible in humans. Ravi Allada, circadian rhythms expert at the Northwestern University in the US state of Illinois, has discovered how an animal's biological clock wakes it up in the morning and sends it to sleep at... Read more
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