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Deseret News
Interesting facts you probably didn't know about emojisto slate.com, the original copy of a 1648 poem by Robert Herrick titled “To For
Deseret News / Posted an hour ago
to slate.com, the original copy of a 1648 poem by Robert Herrick titled “To Fortune” includes what an editor for the University of Chicago Press interpreted as the first known use of a smiley face emoticon in a line that read, “Tumble me... Read more
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WGN Radio Chicago
City Club of Chicago: John Flavin, Polsky Center for Entrepreneurship and InnovationFlavin leads the Polsky Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation, which drive
WGN Radio Chicago / Posted 3 hours ago
Flavin leads the Polsky Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation, which drives the creation of new businesses at the University of Chicago and on Chicago’s South Side. In this role, he helped the University of Chicago Medicine attract a $100... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Study questions newer treatments to help premature babies breatheapproaches to respiratory support in the belief that less is always more," Drs.
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 hours ago
approaches to respiratory support in the belief that less is always more," Drs. Michael Schreiber and Jeremy Marks of the University of Chicago write in an editorial in the New England Journal of Medicine, where the study appears. The assessment... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Sauk Village family reaches $15M settlement with Franciscan St. James over alleged brain damage during delivery& Raymond of Chicago, represented a Hickory Hills boy who suffered brain damage
Chicago Tribune / Posted 5 hours ago
& Raymond of Chicago, represented a Hickory Hills boy who suffered brain damage in a medical malpractice case against the University of Chicago Medical Center. In that case, which is under appeal, a Cook County jury awarded more than $50 million... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
The John Roberts court: Champion of free speechbroad range of cases, and it deserves great credit for doing so." Geoffrey Sto
Chicago Tribune / Posted 6 hours ago
broad range of cases, and it deserves great credit for doing so." Geoffrey Stone, a First Amendment scholar at the University of Chicago Law School who has fiercely criticized the campaign finance ruling, says, "The Roberts court has given... Read more
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New Kerala
St. Baldrick's Foundation Announces USD 23.5 million in Grants to Fund Lifesaving Childhood Cancer Research - newkerala news #257414of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, Calif. •University of California,
New Kerala / Posted 8 hours ago
of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, Calif. •University of California, Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz, Calif. •University of Chicago Medicine, Chicago, Ill. •University of Colorado Denver, Aurora, Colo. •University of Kentucky,... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Howard Marks Sounds The Alarm On ETFs And Passive Investing, Againthe stock market’s health may be overstated. Passive Investing/ETFs Fifty yea
Zero Hedge / Posted 9 hours ago
the stock market’s health may be overstated. Passive Investing/ETFs Fifty years ago, shortly after arriving at the University of Chicago for graduate school, I was taught that thanks to market efficiency, (a) assets are priced to provide... Read more
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Daily Mail
Two boys on life support after crash killed their pregnant mothertwo boys were initially taken to St Margaret Hospital in Indiana before being a
Daily Mail / Posted 11 hours ago
two boys were initially taken to St Margaret Hospital in Indiana before being airlifted to Comer Children's Hospital at the University of Chicago. According to the Will County Sheriff's Office, the six-year-old is in a medically-induced... Read more
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NBC News
Applying to college may look very different in 20 yearsconsumer tech drive higher ed’s innovation? Colleges are climbing on board, to
NBC News / Posted 13 hours ago
consumer tech drive higher ed’s innovation? Colleges are climbing on board, too. Last year, Yale University, the University of Chicago and Pomona College all began allowing video supplements to their written application requirements. "On... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
U of C, Tom Dart launch new effort to help those just out of jailfor the future and sometimes not even a place to stay will get some help under
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 14 hours ago
for the future and sometimes not even a place to stay will get some help under a new program being unveiled today by the University of Chicago Health Lab, Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart and a pair of social welfare groups. The groups are opening... Read more
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Roll Call
How the Courts Could Upend Gerrymanderingpolitical party. First proposed in a 2014 law review article by Nicholas O. St
Roll Call / Posted 15 hours ago
political party. First proposed in a 2014 law review article by Nicholas O. Stephanopoulos, an assistant professor at the University of Chicago Law School, and Eric M. McGhee, a research fellow at the Public Policy Institute of California, it... Read more
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New America Media
Closed Chicago Schools Could Remain Vacant Without Public Subsidyformer Wadsworth Elementary building in Woodlawn, half-emptied in 2013, will so
New America Media / Posted 16 hours ago
former Wadsworth Elementary building in Woodlawn, half-emptied in 2013, will soon become completely vacant as the University of Chicago charter school that occupied part of the building moves to a new location. Neither the local alderman... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Suzanne Wasserman, historian and documentary filmmaker, diesher sister said. Suzanne Rachel Wasserman was born in Chicago. Her father, Edw
Chicago Tribune / Posted 19 hours ago
her sister said. Suzanne Rachel Wasserman was born in Chicago. Her father, Edward, was a psychoanalyst who started at the University of Chicago at age 16 and became an outspoken political progressive. Her mother, Eileen, was a noted peace activist... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Bolivia's President Declares "Total Independence" From World Bank And IMFstill reeling from shock – did not begin with September 11, 2001. The book trac
Zero Hedge / Posted yesterday
still reeling from shock – did not begin with September 11, 2001. The book traces its origins back fifty years, to the University of Chicago under Milton Friedman, which produced many of the leading neo-conservative and neo-liberal thinkers... Read more
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Breitbart
Univ. Chicago Prof Argues for Morality of Infanticide by Logic of Abortion RightsIn a recent blogpost, University of Chicago Professor Jerry Coyne contends that
Breitbart / Posted yesterday
In a recent blogpost, University of Chicago Professor Jerry Coyne contends that if abortion is morally acceptable there is no reason to condemn infanticide. “I see no substantive difference that would make the former act moral and the latter... Read more
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Business Wire
Deutsche Bank hires Glen Santangelo to lead Healthcare Technology & Distribution researchDiagnostic Tools analyst at Leerink Partners. Leonard received his MBA with Hon
Business Wire / Posted yesterday
Diagnostic Tools analyst at Leerink Partners. Leonard received his MBA with Honors from The Booth School of Business at the University of Chicago and his BA in Economics with Distinction from the University of Michigan. He is based in New York. The... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Lowndes elderly beat heat with fanscommunity don't have adequate air-conditioning." The dangers associated with h
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted yesterday
community don't have adequate air-conditioning." The dangers associated with heat are compounded by age. According to a University of Chicago study, 40 percent of all heat-related deaths in the U.S. are people over age 65. There are several... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Internet of Things startup with Argonne roots gets $8 million - John Pletz Technology BlogLaboratory in the mid-1990s to monitor nuclear plants. The original industrial-
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted yesterday
Laboratory in the mid-1990s to monitor nuclear plants. The original industrial-monitoring technology was spun out by the University of Chicago into a company called SmartSignal, originally headed by Conkright, which was bought in 2011 by General... Read more
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Daily Herald
New center to help newly-released Cook County Jail inmatesis close to Cook County Jail, which is one of the largest jails in the country.
Daily Herald / Posted yesterday
is close to Cook County Jail, which is one of the largest jails in the country. The center is a joint venture of the University of Chicago, the county sheriff's office and organizations including Treatment Alternatives for Safe Communities.... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
New center to help newly-released Cook County Jail inmatesis close to Cook County Jail, which is one of the largest jails in the country.
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted yesterday
is close to Cook County Jail, which is one of the largest jails in the country. The center is a joint venture of the University of Chicago, the county sheriff’s office and organizations including Treatment Alternatives for Safe Communities.... Read more
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New Kerala
Joe Davis of Vanguard and Richard Thaler of The University of Chicago to Address Morningstar 2017 ETF Conference Attendees in Keynote Sessions - newkerala news #256802Sept. 6. Richard Thaler, Charles R. Walgreen Distinguished Service Professor of
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
Sept. 6. Richard Thaler, Charles R. Walgreen Distinguished Service Professor of behavioral science and economics at The University of Chicago Booth School of Business, will give the keynote luncheon address on Thursday, Sept. 7. General session... Read more
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Kane County Chronicle
Geneva fundraiser to help Batavia family with toddler's medical costsand that is where Paul and Kris met,” Pilcher said. Wrenley is scheduled to ha
Kane County Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
and that is where Paul and Kris met,” Pilcher said. Wrenley is scheduled to have the bone marrow transplant Aug. 21 at the University of Chicago Medicine Comer Children’s Hospital in Chicago, Pavels said. Baby’s bruising alerted parents Wrenley’s... Read more
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Op-Ed News
The Israel Lobby: Time for a Second EditionDistinguished Service Professor of Political Science and co-director of the Pro
Op-Ed News / Posted 2 days ago
Distinguished Service Professor of Political Science and co-director of the Program on International Security Policy at the University of Chicago, and Stephen M. Walt, the Robert and Renee Belfer Professor of International Affairs at the John F.... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Tuesday Letters: Florida is living up to its rep as a good place for military retireesthey would oppose a close relative marrying a black person. That has dropped t
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 2 days ago
they would oppose a close relative marrying a black person. That has dropped to just 14 percent in a new survey by the University of Chicago. Now 1 in 10 Americans have a spouse of a different race. The most common interracial marriage... Read more
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The Forward
Remembering The Husband And Wife Team Who Inspired Jewish Learners For Decadesofficially and Esther Ticktin unofficially became creative leaders of Hillel at
The Forward / Posted 2 days ago
officially and Esther Ticktin unofficially became creative leaders of Hillel at the University of Wisconsin and then at the University of Chicago, where they organized one of the earliest havurah-style minyanim. In her 40s, Esther Ticktin decided... Read more
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The Christian Post
When a Professor Justifies Infanticideis the cold, deadly logic of Prof. Jerry Coyne, who teaches in the department o
The Christian Post / Posted 2 days ago
is the cold, deadly logic of Prof. Jerry Coyne, who teaches in the department of ecology and human evolution at the University of Chicago. In his words, "If you are allowed to abort a fetus that has a severe genetic defect, microcephaly,... Read more
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Greenwich Time
10 Greenwich students win National Merit ScholarshipsOn July 17, Bound was presented the University of Chicago Scholarship from the
Greenwich Time / Posted 2 days ago
On July 17, Bound was presented the University of Chicago Scholarship from the National Merit Scholarship Corporation. The award provides between $500 and $2,000 annually for up to four years of undergraduate study at the university. The Greenwich... Read more
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Darien News-Review
10 Greenwich students win National Merit ScholarshipsOn July 17, Bound was presented the University of Chicago Scholarship from the
Darien News-Review / Posted 2 days ago
On July 17, Bound was presented the University of Chicago Scholarship from the National Merit Scholarship Corporation. The award provides between $500 and $2,000 annually for up to four years of undergraduate study at the university. The Greenwich... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Lying to Congress can put you in jail, even if you're not under oathwho is now a partner at Thompson Coburn LLP. "One can argue that the differenc
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 2 days ago
who is now a partner at Thompson Coburn LLP. "One can argue that the difference is theatrical as much as legal," agrees University of Chicago Law Professor Daniel Hemel, which is "not to say the oath is useless" as it may have a "psychological... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Lying to Congress can put you in jail, even if you're not under oathwho is now a partner at Thompson Coburn LLP. "One can argue that the differenc
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 2 days ago
who is now a partner at Thompson Coburn LLP. "One can argue that the difference is theatrical as much as legal," agrees University of Chicago Law Professor Daniel Hemel, which is "not to say the oath is useless" as it may have a "psychological... Read more
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Slate
We Don’t Even Know Every Terrible Consequence of Trumpcare Yetones are bad enough. Harold Pollack is the Helen Ross Professor of Social Serv
Slate / Posted 2 days ago
ones are bad enough. Harold Pollack is the Helen Ross Professor of Social Service Administration and an Affiliate Professor in the Department of Public Health Sciences at the University of Chicago, and a nonresident fellow of the Century Foundat... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Lying to Congress can put you in jail, even if you're not under oathwho is now a partner at Thompson Coburn LLP. "One can argue that the differenc
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 2 days ago
who is now a partner at Thompson Coburn LLP. "One can argue that the difference is theatrical as much as legal," agrees University of Chicago Law Professor Daniel Hemel, which is "not to say the oath is useless" as it may have a "psychological... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Lying to Congress can put you in jail, even if you're not under oathwho is now a partner at Thompson Coburn LLP. "One can argue that the differenc
KTXS Abilene / Posted 2 days ago
who is now a partner at Thompson Coburn LLP. "One can argue that the difference is theatrical as much as legal," agrees University of Chicago Law Professor Daniel Hemel, which is "not to say the oath is useless" as it may have a "psychological... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
New Orleans Mayor: 'It's in everybody's best interest' for Trump to do wellto the question is I'm not running for president," Landrieu told David Axelrod
KTXS Abilene / Posted 2 days ago
to the question is I'm not running for president," Landrieu told David Axelrod on "The Axe Files," a podcast from the University of Chicago Institute of Politics and CNN. "You'd never rule out running [for] anything, you never say never about... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Lying to Congress can put you in jail, even if you're not under oathwho is now a partner at Thompson Coburn LLP. "One can argue that the differenc
KECI Missoula / Posted 2 days ago
who is now a partner at Thompson Coburn LLP. "One can argue that the difference is theatrical as much as legal," agrees University of Chicago Law Professor Daniel Hemel, which is "not to say the oath is useless" as it may have a "psychological... Read more
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KECI Missoula
New Orleans Mayor: 'It's in everybody's best interest' for Trump to do wellto the question is I'm not running for president," Landrieu told David Axelrod
KECI Missoula / Posted 2 days ago
to the question is I'm not running for president," Landrieu told David Axelrod on "The Axe Files," a podcast from the University of Chicago Institute of Politics and CNN. "You'd never rule out running [for] anything, you never say never about... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
New Orleans Mayor: 'It's in everybody's best interest' for Trump to do wellto the question is I'm not running for president," Landrieu told David Axelrod
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 2 days ago
to the question is I'm not running for president," Landrieu told David Axelrod on "The Axe Files," a podcast from the University of Chicago Institute of Politics and CNN. "You'd never rule out running [for] anything, you never say never about... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Lying to Congress can put you in jail, even if you're not under oathwho is now a partner at Thompson Coburn LLP. "One can argue that the differenc
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 2 days ago
who is now a partner at Thompson Coburn LLP. "One can argue that the difference is theatrical as much as legal," agrees University of Chicago Law Professor Daniel Hemel, which is "not to say the oath is useless" as it may have a "psychological... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
New Orleans Mayor: 'It's in everybody's best interest' for Trump to do wellto the question is I'm not running for president," Landrieu told David Axelrod
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 2 days ago
to the question is I'm not running for president," Landrieu told David Axelrod on "The Axe Files," a podcast from the University of Chicago Institute of Politics and CNN. "You'd never rule out running [for] anything, you never say never about... Read more
10 related articles
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Lying to Congress can put you in jail, even if you're not under oathwho is now a partner at Thompson Coburn LLP. "One can argue that the differenc
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 2 days ago
who is now a partner at Thompson Coburn LLP. "One can argue that the difference is theatrical as much as legal," agrees University of Chicago Law Professor Daniel Hemel, which is "not to say the oath is useless" as it may have a "psychological... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Lying to Congress can put you in jail, even if you're not under oathwho is now a partner at Thompson Coburn LLP. "One can argue that the differenc
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 2 days ago
who is now a partner at Thompson Coburn LLP. "One can argue that the difference is theatrical as much as legal," agrees University of Chicago Law Professor Daniel Hemel, which is "not to say the oath is useless" as it may have a "psychological... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
New Orleans Mayor: 'It's in everybody's best interest' for Trump to do wellto the question is I'm not running for president," Landrieu told David Axelrod
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 2 days ago
to the question is I'm not running for president," Landrieu told David Axelrod on "The Axe Files," a podcast from the University of Chicago Institute of Politics and CNN. "You'd never rule out running [for] anything, you never say never about... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
New Orleans Mayor: 'It's in everybody's best interest' for Trump to do wellto the question is I'm not running for president," Landrieu told David Axelrod
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 2 days ago
to the question is I'm not running for president," Landrieu told David Axelrod on "The Axe Files," a podcast from the University of Chicago Institute of Politics and CNN. "You'd never rule out running [for] anything, you never say never about... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Lying to Congress can put you in jail, even if you're not under oathwho is now a partner at Thompson Coburn LLP. "One can argue that the differenc
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 2 days ago
who is now a partner at Thompson Coburn LLP. "One can argue that the difference is theatrical as much as legal," agrees University of Chicago Law Professor Daniel Hemel, which is "not to say the oath is useless" as it may have a "psychological... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
New Orleans Mayor: 'It's in everybody's best interest' for Trump to do wellto the question is I'm not running for president," Landrieu told David Axelrod
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 2 days ago
to the question is I'm not running for president," Landrieu told David Axelrod on "The Axe Files," a podcast from the University of Chicago Institute of Politics and CNN. "You'd never rule out running [for] anything, you never say never about... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Lying to Congress can put you in jail, even if you're not under oathwho is now a partner at Thompson Coburn LLP. "One can argue that the differenc
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 2 days ago
who is now a partner at Thompson Coburn LLP. "One can argue that the difference is theatrical as much as legal," agrees University of Chicago Law Professor Daniel Hemel, which is "not to say the oath is useless" as it may have a "psychological... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
New Orleans Mayor: 'It's in everybody's best interest' for Trump to do wellto the question is I'm not running for president," Landrieu told David Axelrod
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 2 days ago
to the question is I'm not running for president," Landrieu told David Axelrod on "The Axe Files," a podcast from the University of Chicago Institute of Politics and CNN. "You'd never rule out running [for] anything, you never say never about... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Crash near Cissna Park claims life of 12-year-old boywhose identity has not been released. The 11-year-old was taken to Iroquois Me
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
whose identity has not been released. The 11-year-old was taken to Iroquois Memorial Hospital and later air-lifted to the University of Chicago Hospital, where he was listed in stable condition. All were wearing their seat belts, the sheriff’s... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Why Aren't More Women C.E.O.s at Fortune 500 Companies?The Duality of Human Existence: An Essay on Psychology and Religion (Rand-McNal
Op-Ed News / Posted 2 days ago
The Duality of Human Existence: An Essay on Psychology and Religion (Rand-McNally, 1966), David Bakan in psychology at the University of Chicago works with the terms agency and communion to describe the duality of human existence. Vicki S.... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
New Orleans Mayor: 'It's in everybody's best interest' for Trump to do wellto the question is I'm not running for president," Landrieu told David Axelrod
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 2 days ago
to the question is I'm not running for president," Landrieu told David Axelrod on "The Axe Files," a podcast from the University of Chicago Institute of Politics and CNN. "You'd never rule out running [for] anything, you never say never about... Read more
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