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The Jewish Week
Outreach In Suffolk — With A Wow!and the intermarriage rate is the highest in the New York City area. Earlier th
Outreach In Suffolk — With A Wow!
The Jewish Week / Posted 4 hours ago
and the intermarriage rate is the highest in the New York City area. Earlier this summer, the Conservative Commack Jewish Center, which once had a membership of 250, merged with the nearby Dix Hills Jewish Center. In a bid to stay alive,... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
SMITH | Faith leaders are 'planting' churches in new fieldsof American adults and a third of young adults saying they have no religious af
SMITH | Faith leaders are 'planting' churches in new fields
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted 7 hours ago
of American adults and a third of young adults saying they have no religious affiliation, according to the Pew Research Center, some church planters say they’re borrowing the models used by missionaries who embed themselves in foreign... Read more
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The Moscow Times
Russian Schoolchildren to Learn 2 Foreign Languagesschool graduates. Fifty-seven percent of Russians believe that students are ov
Russian Schoolchildren to Learn 2 Foreign Languages
The Moscow Times / Posted 8 hours ago
school graduates. Fifty-seven percent of Russians believe that students are overloaded with schoolwork, according to a survey published by the independent Levada Center pollster on Monday. Twenty-nine percent said that foreign languages are the... Read more
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Black Press USA
Inside Ben Carson’s Quiet Surgea meeting of The Economic Club of Southwestern Michigan Tuesday, November 19, 2
Inside Ben Carson’s Quiet Surge
Black Press USA / Posted 10 hours ago
a meeting of The Economic Club of Southwestern Michigan Tuesday, November 19, 2013, at Lake Michigan College’s Mendel Center in Benton Harbor, Mich. (AP Photo/The Herald-Palladium, Jody Warner) (CNN) – Watch out Donald Trump. Here comes Ben... Read more
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CBS 19 Tyler
Not getting enough sleep can make you sickfrom the University of California, San Francisco, Carnegie Mellon University an
Not getting enough sleep can make you sick
CBS 19 Tyler / Posted 10 hours ago
from the University of California, San Francisco, Carnegie Mellon University and the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center worked together for what they say is the first study to use objective sleep measures to connect people's natural sleep... Read more
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OJornal News
Massachusetts schools tackle student stresssome education leaders say, that schools need to do something about the growing
Massachusetts schools tackle student stress
OJornal News / Posted 11 hours ago
some education leaders say, that schools need to do something about the growing problem of student stress. “We’ve been so focused on the academic progress of students over the past decade, we are not spending a proportionate amount of time on some... Read more
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Kansas City InfoZine
The Arctic Boreal Vulnerability Experimentof Fairbanks. Photo courtesy of NASA / Ross NelsonABoVE includes three project
The Arctic Boreal Vulnerability Experiment
Kansas City InfoZine / Posted 12 hours ago
of Fairbanks. Photo courtesy of NASA / Ross NelsonABoVE includes three project phases and two seasons of intensive airborne surveys. The research activities will be coordinated with other U.S. and Canadian partner organizations. The 21 projects... Read more
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PhysOrg
NASA to study Arctic climate change ecosystem impactsNASA's ABoVE campaign will combine field work, airborne surveys, satellite data
NASA to study Arctic climate change ecosystem impacts
PhysOrg / Posted 13 hours ago
NASA's ABoVE campaign will combine field work, airborne surveys, satellite data and computer modeling to study the effects of climate change on Arctic and boreal ecosystems, such as this region at the base of the Alaska Range south of Fairbanks.... Read more
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WTOC 11 Savannah
NAACP responds to threats made at Bryan County High Schoolare local. There is a serious tension in the community around race, immigration
NAACP responds to threats made at Bryan County High School
WTOC 11 Savannah / Posted 15 hours ago
are local. There is a serious tension in the community around race, immigration and other issues that have been front and center on the national political stage. It’s hard to not see a connection between the incendiary rhetoric coming from... Read more
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WALB Albany
NAACP responds to threats made at Bryan County High Schoolare local. There is a serious tension in the community around race, immigration
NAACP responds to threats made at Bryan County High School
WALB Albany / Posted 15 hours ago
are local. There is a serious tension in the community around race, immigration and other issues that have been front and center on the national political stage. It’s hard to not see a connection between the incendiary rhetoric coming from... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
NAACP responds to threats made at Bryan County High Schoolare local. There is a serious tension in the community around race, immigration
NAACP responds to threats made at Bryan County High School
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 15 hours ago
are local. There is a serious tension in the community around race, immigration and other issues that have been front and center on the national political stage. It’s hard to not see a connection between the incendiary rhetoric coming from... Read more
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Boulder Daily Camera
Tension between growth, affordability permeates Boulder Valley comp plan discussionZero project, which would have put hotel and office buildings near 27th Way and
Tension between growth, affordability permeates Boulder Valley comp plan discussion
Boulder Daily Camera / Posted 22 hours ago
Zero project, which would have put hotel and office buildings near 27th Way and Baseline Road where a small shopping center and gas station currently sit. That project has since been withdrawn. Farmer said she attended because she wants to... Read more
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KIMA Yakima
2015 survey for Yakima residents available onlineCITY OF YAKIMA NEWS RELEASE -- Phase 2 of the 2015 Yakima Citizen Survey is now
2015 survey for Yakima residents available online
KIMA Yakima / Posted yesterday
CITY OF YAKIMA NEWS RELEASE -- Phase 2 of the 2015 Yakima Citizen Survey is now underway and community members are invited to fill out an online version of the annual questionnaire by clicking on a link in the Points of Interest section on the City... Read more
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KY3 Springfield
Arts Council cancels annual New Year's Eve 'First Night' celebrationin downtown Springfield. In the last 25 years, countless arts groups and venues
Arts Council cancels annual New Year's Eve 'First Night' celebration
KY3 Springfield / Posted yesterday
in downtown Springfield. In the last 25 years, countless arts groups and venues have established and begun to thrive in Center City. While the work of promoting the arts is not finished, First Night has played its role in making the community... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Email letters, August 31, 2015is there (with its four or five staff members, massive budget dedicated to inve
Email letters, August 31, 2015
The Daily Sentinel / Posted yesterday
is there (with its four or five staff members, massive budget dedicated to investigations, and broad responsibility and focus) to, after the fact and based on one FBI document developed prior to the actual FBI investigation, oversee and evaluate... Read more
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IMF
Blanchard: Looking Forward, Looking BackMassachusetts Institute of Technology, joined the IMF on September 1, 2008, lit
Blanchard: Looking Forward, Looking Back
IMF / Posted yesterday
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, joined the IMF on September 1, 2008, little did he realize that he would be at the center of a global economic storm. Two weeks later, Lehman Brother’s bank collapsed, marking what many consider the start of... Read more
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Deseret News
John Hoffmire: Climate change presents skewed vulnerabilities and the ethical imperativeEven in rare constructive moments, the discussions are primarily limited to fac
John Hoffmire: Climate change presents skewed vulnerabilities and the ethical imperative
Deseret News / Posted yesterday
Even in rare constructive moments, the discussions are primarily limited to factual and technical analysis. This overriding focus on supposedly "objective" parameters only serves to blunt the effectiveness of our responses. The European Science... Read more
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The GW Hatchet
News to know and stories to followCampus sexual assault has been at the forefront of attention nationwide for mor
News to know and stories to follow
The GW Hatchet / Posted yesterday
Campus sexual assault has been at the forefront of attention nationwide for more than a year. Prevention is a major focus on campus as well. For the first time this fall, students will have to complete mandatory, in-person sexual assault... Read more
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The GW Hatchet
Search for campus food provider starts this fallprocess comes as GW’s contract with Sodexo expires in the summer of 2016, and a
Search for campus food provider starts this fall
The GW Hatchet / Posted yesterday
process comes as GW’s contract with Sodexo expires in the summer of 2016, and after many Student Association candidates focused their platform around student dining in February. Hiatt said in an email that the University will be conducting a... Read more
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Daily Herald
Elgin council split on videotaping all meetingsmeeting to a place already set up to accommodate that." The council agreed to
Elgin council split on videotaping all meetings
Daily Herald / Posted 3 days ago
meeting to a place already set up to accommodate that." The council agreed to move the meeting from Hawthorne Hill Nature Center to either city hall or the Centre of Elgin, which are equipped for videotaping; meetings also can be streamed live... Read more
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Daily Mail
New Horizons Probe to be first to venture into icy Kuiper Beltrisk.'2014 MU69 is a great choice because it is just the kind of ancient KBO, f
New Horizons Probe to be first to venture into icy Kuiper Belt
Daily Mail / Posted 4 days ago
risk.'2014 MU69 is a great choice because it is just the kind of ancient KBO, formed where it orbits now, that the Decadal Survey desired us to fly by,' said New Horizons Principal Investigator Alan Stern, of the Southwest Research Institute (SwRI)... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Dash & Splash coming Sunday in race against substance abuseactivities along the course. The event was conceived by Berkshire Health Syste
Dash & Splash coming Sunday in race against substance abuse
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 4 days ago
activities along the course. The event was conceived by Berkshire Health Systems, in partnership with Berkshire Running Center and local youth groups, as a fun way the community could come together for a critical cause. "In Berkshire County,... Read more
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PhysOrg
Can empathy lead to better decisions in water usage?are from the School of Public Affairs, the W. P. Carey School of Business, the
Can empathy lead to better decisions in water usage?
PhysOrg / Posted 4 days ago
are from the School of Public Affairs, the W. P. Carey School of Business, the School of Social Work and the Decision Center for a Desert City. Erik Johnston, an associate professor in the School of Public Affairs and director of the Center... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
New Orleans has inspired all of U.S., Obama tells citysomething in you guys that is just irrepressible," Obama told hundreds of resid
New Orleans has inspired all of U.S., Obama tells city
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
something in you guys that is just irrepressible," Obama told hundreds of residents assembled at a bustling new community center in an area of the Lower Ninth Ward that was once under 17 feet of water. "The people of New Orleans didn't just... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Tropical Storm Erika: Agencies prepare, Sen. Bill Nelson visitsthe outside, strapping down equipment and making sure everything is secure so t
Tropical Storm Erika: Agencies prepare, Sen. Bill Nelson visits
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 5 days ago
the outside, strapping down equipment and making sure everything is secure so that when something hits they don’t have to focus on that. They can focus on pumping water and opening and closing gates,” Kivett said. The district is responsible for... Read more
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Finance and Commerce
New Orleans finally rebounding after Katrinasaid Adrienne Slack, vice president in the New Orleans branch of the Federal Re
New Orleans finally rebounding after Katrina
Finance and Commerce / Posted 5 days ago
said Adrienne Slack, vice president in the New Orleans branch of the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta. “Now there is a focus on how the city can better position itself for the future.” Rising graduation rates The school system is being... Read more
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Columbia Star
City Snippetsa global leader in home appliances and consumer electronics. Haier America also
City Snippets
Columbia Star / Posted 5 days ago
a global leader in home appliances and consumer electronics. Haier America also has established a research and development center at its 110-acre Camden campus. Ports property to become park The South Carolina Ports Authority is transferring 50... Read more
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MinnPost
The professors and the police: How a Minneapolis project may change the way cops everywhere relate to the publicfrom UCLA, Yale Law School and the John Jay College of Criminal Justice (as wel
The professors and the police: How a Minneapolis project may change the way cops everywhere relate to the public
MinnPost / Posted 5 days ago
from UCLA, Yale Law School and the John Jay College of Criminal Justice (as well as several institutes, ranging from UCLA's Center for Policing Equity to the National Network for Safe Communities). In essence, the program is where academic theory... Read more
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Business Wire
New FIS Consumer Banking PACE Index Shines Light on Consumer Banking Expectations in Canada; Highlights Future Service Opportunitiespermission to do more to become trusted advisors and move the banking relations
New FIS Consumer Banking PACE Index Shines Light on Consumer Banking Expectations in Canada; Highlights Future Service Opportunities
Business Wire / Posted 5 days ago
permission to do more to become trusted advisors and move the banking relationship beyond transactional convenience to the center of the consumers’ living experience. In order to do so, consumers worldwide want to see banks increase performance in... Read more
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Zero Hedge
August 27back its efforts to develop consumer devices, laying off dozens of engineers at
August 27
Zero Hedge / Posted 5 days ago
back its efforts to develop consumer devices, laying off dozens of engineers at its secretive Lab126 hardware-development center and trimming or halting other projects, including a large-screen tablet.(http://on.wsj.com/1KlOVSo) - The U.S. fund... Read more
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The Marshall News Messenger
Good Shepherd Medical Center seeks partners to shore up fundsasked whether recent difficulties - including the hospital losing its contract
Good Shepherd Medical Center seeks partners to shore up funds
The Marshall News Messenger / Posted 5 days ago
asked whether recent difficulties - including the hospital losing its contract with Medicare and Medicaid after an onsite survey found problems - played a part in the decision, Altmiller said it was something that already was being... Read more
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The Memphis Flyer
The Urban Child Investmentsupport or advance those same children," Cashman adds. TUCI used to grant mone
The Urban Child Investment
The Memphis Flyer / Posted 5 days ago
support or advance those same children," Cashman adds. TUCI used to grant money to an array of Mid-South nonprofits that focused on directly helping children, organizations as varied as the Girl Scouts, Youth Villages, and the YMCA. But in recent... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Reforms to the juvenile system proposedor incarcerated, was signed into law on Aug. 10. The law, S-2003, builds on pr
Reforms to the juvenile system proposed
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 5 days ago
or incarcerated, was signed into law on Aug. 10. The law, S-2003, builds on previous efforts to reform the system with a focus on helping to rehabilitate juveniles and make communities safer. The law addresses the process used to transfer youths... Read more
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Palo Alto Weekly
School board eyes greater consistency at Palo Alto's high schoolsstacking and homework quality and quantity. Hanover researchers spent time at
School board eyes greater consistency at Palo Alto's high schools
Palo Alto Weekly / Posted 6 days ago
stacking and homework quality and quantity. Hanover researchers spent time at both Palo Alto and Gunn high schools, surveying students, teachers and administrators and conducting three student focus groups. They also analyzed course... Read more
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Cincinnati CityBeat
That Which Divides Usof the city’s blacks live in poverty, compared to just 23 percent of whites, ac
That Which Divides Us
Cincinnati CityBeat / Posted 6 days ago
of the city’s blacks live in poverty, compared to just 23 percent of whites, according to the 2012 American Community Survey by the U.S. Census Bureau.So how did Cincinnati’s black neighborhoods end up this way? The modern-day divide started... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
CRIME: Memphis mayoral candidates on what they'll do to reduce it(should be) inside neighborhoods. Strong neighborhood and business watch progra
CRIME: Memphis mayoral candidates on what they'll do to reduce it
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 6 days ago
(should be) inside neighborhoods. Strong neighborhood and business watch programs. Identify crime trends and hot spots. Focus more police suppression resources in targeted areas. Trace the sale of illegal guns. Review the use of our technology,... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
GROWTH: Memphis mayoral candidates on growing the city from withinmajor generational stakeholders in Memphis. They may even have public safety su
GROWTH: Memphis mayoral candidates on growing the city from within
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 6 days ago
major generational stakeholders in Memphis. They may even have public safety suggestions for our neighborhoods. We must focus on improving core services to citizens: public safety, public works, parks and recreation, economic and community... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
YOUTH/EDUCATION: Memphis mayoral candidates on city's impact on young peoplework with schools. Establish an ombudsmen team comprised of representatives fr
YOUTH/EDUCATION: Memphis mayoral candidates on city's impact on young people
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 6 days ago
work with schools. Establish an ombudsmen team comprised of representatives from the city and Shelby County Schools to: Focus on neighborhood and community development issues to determine the impact of the city’s decisions on school-related... Read more
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Washington Post
The political implications of China’s stock market crisislooking at this five-year chart of the Shanghai Composite Index will focus on t
The political implications of China’s stock market crisis
Washington Post / Posted 6 days ago
looking at this five-year chart of the Shanghai Composite Index will focus on the cliff dive that it has taken over the past three months. But optimists might take some comfort from the 52 week... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Be generous: It's a simple way to stay healthierpresent and distracts the mind from the stresses and problems of the self,” sai
Be generous: It's a simple way to stay healthier
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 7 days ago
present and distracts the mind from the stresses and problems of the self,” said Stephen G. Post, founding director of the Center for Medical Humanities, Compassionate Care, and Bioethics at Stony Brook University School of Medicine in New York.... Read more
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National Catholic Reporter
Catholics love their celebrity pope and most — not all — his prioritiesthey hadn’t heard about the pope’s September visit to Philadelphia, New York Ci
Catholics love their celebrity pope and most — not all — his priorities
National Catholic Reporter / Posted 7 days ago
they hadn’t heard about the pope’s September visit to Philadelphia, New York City and Washington, D.C., according to a new survey released Tuesday by the Public Religion Research Institute in partnership with Religion News Service. Overall, 67... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
When is the worst time to eat?and gain weight rather than burn it as energy, says Kelly Allison of the Univer
When is the worst time to eat?
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 7 days ago
and gain weight rather than burn it as energy, says Kelly Allison of the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine's Center for Weight and Eating Disorders. Some animal studies have shown that food is processed differently at different times... Read more
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Palo Alto Weekly
Homework, grading, curriculum: Consistency at Palo Alto's high schoolsboard's draft goals for the upcoming school year.) The Hanover report — which
Homework, grading, curriculum: Consistency at Palo Alto's high schools
Palo Alto Weekly / Posted 7 days ago
board's draft goals for the upcoming school year.) The Hanover report — which draws on student, parent, teacher and staff surveys; student focus groups and deep analysis of course documents, all conducted during the 2014-15 school year — found... Read more
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Oakland Tribune
Earthquake's fallout still felt in Napawere subjected to nighttime terror unleashed by the Bay Area's strongest earthq
Earthquake's fallout still felt in Napa
Oakland Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
were subjected to nighttime terror unleashed by the Bay Area's strongest earthquake in 25 years. The magnitude-6.0 temblor, centered beneath the Napa Valley Marina, struck at 3:20 a.m. on Aug. 24, 2014, a Sunday morning when most were still in bed.... Read more
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Inside Bay Area
Earthquake's fallout still felt in Napawere subjected to nighttime terror unleashed by the Bay Area's strongest earthq
Earthquake's fallout still felt in Napa
Inside Bay Area / Posted 7 days ago
were subjected to nighttime terror unleashed by the Bay Area's strongest earthquake in 25 years. The magnitude-6.0 temblor, centered beneath the Napa Valley Marina, struck at 3:20 a.m. on Aug. 24, 2014, a Sunday morning when most were still in bed.... Read more
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Philly.com
Be generous: It's a simple way to stay healthierpresent and distracts the mind from the stresses and problems of the self,” sai
Be generous: It's a simple way to stay healthier
Philly.com / Posted 7 days ago
present and distracts the mind from the stresses and problems of the self,” said Stephen G. Post, founding director of the Center for Medical Humanities, Compassionate Care, and Bioethics at Stony Brook University School of Medicine in New York.... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Sears looks to boost Kenmore and Craftsman brands with new hireat Johnson & Johnson, Hewlett-Packard Co and General Electric Co , Sears said i
Sears looks to boost Kenmore and Craftsman brands with new hire
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 7 days ago
at Johnson & Johnson, Hewlett-Packard Co and General Electric Co , Sears said in a statement on Monday. Pendergrass will focus on boosting sales of the three brands while working with the appliances, lawn and garden, tools and auto center units.... Read more
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Washington Post
Why eating late at night may be particularly bad for you and your dietand gain weight rather than burn it as energy, says Kelly Allison of the Univer
Why eating late at night may be particularly bad for you and your diet
Washington Post / Posted 8 days ago
and gain weight rather than burn it as energy, says Kelly Allison of the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine’s Center for Weight and Eating Disorders. Some animal studies have shown that food is processed differently at different times... Read more
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Palo Alto Weekly
Happy placesartist behind the Palo Alto "happiness map," a project funded by the City of Pa
Happy places
Palo Alto Weekly / Posted 8 days ago
artist behind the Palo Alto "happiness map," a project funded by the City of Palo Alto. Last month, she sent out a public survey asking residents to describe a particular spot in the city that made them happy. One month later, having collected... Read more
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The Columbian
Morning Press: Smoke, marijuana, food bus, oil terminal, fireworksmetro area on Saturday, dramatically reducing air quality and leading to a flur
Morning Press: Smoke, marijuana, food bus, oil terminal, fireworks
The Columbian / Posted 8 days ago
metro area on Saturday, dramatically reducing air quality and leading to a flurry of worried calls to emergency dispatch centers. The Clark Regional Emergency Services Agency, which handles 911 dispatch calls in Clark County, received more than... Read more
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