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Billboard
Man Faces Life Sentence in Killing of Grooveshark ExecA Tampa Bay area man faces up to life in prison after he was convicted of killi
Man Faces Life Sentence in Killing of Grooveshark Exec
Billboard / Posted 2 hours ago
A Tampa Bay area man faces up to life in prison after he was convicted of killing an executive of the defunct music streaming service Grooveshark. A Pinellas County jury found 27-year-old Andres Rodriguez Torres guilty last week of second-degree... Read more
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Salon.com
Man faces life sentence in killing of Grooveshark executiveCLEARWATER, Fla. (AP) — A Tampa Bay area man faces up to life in prison after h
Man faces life sentence in killing of Grooveshark executive
Salon.com / Posted 2 hours ago
CLEARWATER, Fla. (AP) — A Tampa Bay area man faces up to life in prison after he was convicted of killing an executive of the defunct music streaming service Grooveshark. A Pinellas County jury found 27-year-old Andres Rodriguez Torres guilty last... Read more
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WBNS-10TV Columbus
Man faces life sentence in killing of Grooveshark executive CLEARWATER, Fla. (AP) — A Tampa Bay area man faces up to life in prison after
Man faces life sentence in killing of Grooveshark executive
WBNS-10TV Columbus / Posted 3 hours ago
CLEARWATER, Fla. (AP) — A Tampa Bay area man faces up to life in prison after he was convicted of killing an executive of the defunct music streaming service Grooveshark. A Pinellas County... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Black Caucus plans reunion events in TampaThe Florida Legislative Black Caucus will spend Labor Day weekend in Tampa for
Black Caucus plans reunion events in Tampa
The Florida Times-Union / Posted yesterday
The Florida Legislative Black Caucus will spend Labor Day weekend in Tampa for an inaugural Black Caucus Reunion Weekend. Twenty-two former state legislators have confirmed they will attend, including former state Rep. Terry Field, D-Jacksonville,... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
USF, FARA to jointly host scientific symposium on Friedreich's ataxiaThe University of South Florida (USF) will again bring together leading researc
USF, FARA to jointly host scientific symposium on Friedreich's ataxia
News-Medical-Net / Posted yesterday
The University of South Florida (USF) will again bring together leading researchers and patients searching for a treatment for Friedreich's ataxia and related disorders at the seventh annual scientific symposium "Understanding Energy for A Cure." The... Read more
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WPIX 11 New York
Social media divided in support for mom who left baby in shopping cartARIZONA -- Could a single moment suddenly make someone a terrible parent? If y
Social media divided in support for mom who left baby in shopping cart
WPIX 11 New York / Posted yesterday
ARIZONA -- Could a single moment suddenly make someone a terrible parent? If you leave it up to the judge and jury otherwise known as social media, apparently yes. Markham Nolan is a managing editor for Vocative, a site spotting trending stories on... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
For Centuries, People Have Searched For Answers In The Bottom Of A Tea CupTrying to divine what the future holds is an ancient human preoccupation. And f
For Centuries, People Have Searched For Answers In The Bottom Of A Tea Cup
KPBS San Diego / Posted 2 days ago
Trying to divine what the future holds is an ancient human preoccupation. And for centuries, soothsayers have sought answers in the bottom of a teacup. Amy Taylor was 18 when she stumbled into the practice of reading tea leaves. Now 46 and a... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
How police turn American drivers into moving targetsTommy Maness had no choice but to shoot, they said. Called to tackle a suppose
How police turn American drivers into moving targets
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 2 days ago
Tommy Maness had no choice but to shoot, they said. Called to tackle a supposed late-night fight at a roadside diner in Alexander City, Alabama, the 34-year-old police corporal saw Emerson Crayton Jr, a young black man, hurry into his Ford SUV in... Read more
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Officer.com
Florida Sheriffs Create Joint Cold Case TeamTAMPA -- When a bill that would have created a state task force dedicated to so
Florida Sheriffs Create Joint Cold Case Team
Officer.com / Posted 2 days ago
TAMPA -- When a bill that would have created a state task force dedicated to solving cold cases failed in committee earlier this year, sheriffs across Florida decided to strike out on their own. The Florida Sheriffs Association, a not-for-profit... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
A-State nursing program among top 10 in Eastern United StatesThe nursing program at Arkansas State University was selected as one of the top
A-State nursing program among top 10 in Eastern United States
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 2 days ago
The nursing program at Arkansas State University was selected as one of the top 10 collegiate programs in the eastern region of the United States. It’s also the highest ranked program in Arkansas, according to NurseJournal.org. Dean of the College... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
State nursing program among top 10 in Eastern United StatesThe nursing program at Arkansas State University was selected as one of the top
State nursing program among top 10 in Eastern United States
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted 3 days ago
The nursing program at Arkansas State University was selected as one of the top 10 collegiate programs in the eastern region of the United States. It’s also the highest ranked program in Arkansas, according to NurseJournal.org. Dean of the College... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
SUNDAY EDITION | Ramsey's outsize role in U of L Foundation differs from similar schoolsLOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- At the University of New Mexico, President Robert Fra
SUNDAY EDITION | Ramsey's outsize role in U of L Foundation differs from similar schools
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted 4 days ago
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- At the University of New Mexico, President Robert Frank is a trustee of the university’s non-profit foundation, but the foundation provides none of Frank’s roughly $500,000 annual pay. Clemson University’s non-profit... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Upstate Gallery on Main to display unconventional artworkLindsey received her MFA in Studio Art from the University of South Carolina an
Upstate Gallery on Main to display unconventional artwork
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 4 days ago
Lindsey received her MFA in Studio Art from the University of South Carolina and a BFA from the University of South Florida. She has participated in regional exhibitions throughout the Southeast. She is an interdisciplinary artist who explores... Read more
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The East Liverpool Review
Business BriefsEAST LIVERPOOL - Tri-State 1st Banc. Inc. reported a loss of $46,675 for the se
Business Briefs
The East Liverpool Review / Posted 4 days ago
EAST LIVERPOOL - Tri-State 1st Banc. Inc. reported a loss of $46,675 for the second quarter of 2015. Second quarter results were negatively impacted by one-time expenses associated with the sale of its non-bank affiliate, MDH Investment Management,... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Medical Campus official says Buffalo is ready for its close-upThe Association of University Research Parks is a prestigious international gro
Medical Campus official says Buffalo is ready for its close-up
The Buffalo News / Posted 4 days ago
The Association of University Research Parks is a prestigious international group that represents major medical campuses and cutting-edge research centers. Cities compete to host its annual conference. Patrick J. Whalen, a veteran, well-connected... Read more
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The Advocate
Business Honors for Aug. 30, 2015BATON ROUGE AREA Kimberly Chopin, director of communications for the Louisiana
Business Honors for Aug. 30, 2015
The Advocate / Posted 4 days ago
BATON ROUGE AREA Kimberly Chopin, director of communications for the Louisiana Lottery Corp., won the Powers Award from the North American Association of State and Provincial Lotteries for exceptional public relations work in the lottery industry... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
USF pilot program working to make textbooks more affordableThe University of South Florida is trying to make it easier for students to pay
USF pilot program working to make textbooks more affordable
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 4 days ago
The University of South Florida is trying to make it easier for students to pay for textbooks. In fact, a new pilot program is offering an open-access textbook for free. “What we’re trying to do is put a very innovative, exciting, and stimulating... Read more
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Providence Business News
Ebrahimpour named URI business deanSOUTH KINGSTOWN – Following a national search, Maling Ebrahimpour of St. Peters
Ebrahimpour named URI business dean
Providence Business News / Posted 5 days ago
SOUTH KINGSTOWN – Following a national search, Maling Ebrahimpour of St. Petersburg, Fla., has been appointed dean of the University of Rhode Island's College of Business Administration. Ebrahimpour had worked for 18 years at URI before working at... Read more
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Orange County Register
Cancer drugs aren't just really expensive; they're a bad valueWith some cancer drug prices soaring past $10,000 a month, doctors have begun t
Cancer drugs aren't just really expensive; they're a bad value
Orange County Register / Posted 6 days ago
With some cancer drug prices soaring past $10,000 a month, doctors have begun to ask one nagging question: Do drug prices correctly reflect the value they bring to patients by extending or improving their lives? A study published Thursday in JAMA... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Murdered Bonita doctor's ex-husband speaks outEight weeks after the murder of Doctor Teresa Sievers in Bonita Springs, the in
Murdered Bonita doctor's ex-husband speaks out
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 6 days ago
Eight weeks after the murder of Doctor Teresa Sievers in Bonita Springs, the investigation into who is responsible for her death continues. - USING OUR APP? Watch the video here. For five days, the focus of Major Crimes investigators was on a home... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Well-known Tampa judge, education advocate dies at 92A well-known Bay area man who helped shape the city of Tampa's landscape has di
Well-known Tampa judge, education advocate dies at 92
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 8 days ago
A well-known Bay area man who helped shape the city of Tampa's landscape has died. Former Circuit Court Judge John Germany passed away from cancer Wednesday. He was a Plant City native and founding partner of Holland and Knight Law Firm. Throughout... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Injured Immokalee woman stranded in Cuba to return to U.S.There's great news for a family in Immokalee. Their daughter who was severely i
Injured Immokalee woman stranded in Cuba to return to U.S.
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 8 days ago
There's great news for a family in Immokalee. Their daughter who was severely injured in a car crash in Cuba now has a way back to the United States. Barbara Jimenez received help from around the country after people heard about her horrible car... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
USF student stranded in Cuba to be airlifted home by Tampa Bay companyIt may be an unspoken rule that when bad things unfold, good people often step
USF student stranded in Cuba to be airlifted home by Tampa Bay company
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 8 days ago
It may be an unspoken rule that when bad things unfold, good people often step forward to help. Turns out, sometimes those people are complete strangers like Mike Honeycutt, and it can be overwhelming. Honeycutt said after seeing the story of... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
First Coast HappeningsWEDNESDAY Clay County Senior Expo, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., Thrasher-Horne Center for th
First Coast Happenings
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 8 days ago
WEDNESDAY Clay County Senior Expo, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., Thrasher-Horne Center for the Arts, St. Johns River Community College, 283 College Drive, Orange Park. Includes an entertainment and information stage, music, health screenings and more than 70... Read more
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Naples Daily News
Immokalee woman hurt in Cuba is coming homeTAMPA — After nearly a month of waiting, a 22-year-old University of South Flor
Immokalee woman hurt in Cuba is coming home
Naples Daily News / Posted 8 days ago
TAMPA — After nearly a month of waiting, a 22-year-old University of South Florida student will finally come home after a serious car accident left her stranded in Cuba with no health insurance or money for a medical airlift. JET I.C.U., a local... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Like old times, Disney tournament gives former Magic center Greg Kite chance to playAs a heavyset man wearing two knee braces ambles his way from one end of the ba
Like old times, Disney tournament gives former Magic center Greg Kite chance to play
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 8 days ago
As a heavyset man wearing two knee braces ambles his way from one end of the basketball court in front of him to the other, Ian Mahoney holds out his phone. "That's him,'' Mahoney said. The picture on the screen showed former Orlando Magic center... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
5 things to know for Wednesday, August 26Tropical Storm Erika racing westwardTropical Storm Erika racing westward There
5 things to know for Wednesday, August 26
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 8 days ago
Tropical Storm Erika racing westwardTropical Storm Erika racing westward There has still been very little change in Tropical Storm Erika's strength this morning, which is mostly due to some dry air getting wrapped into the storm. More >> There has... Read more
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Naples Daily News
Immokalee family discussing 22-old student's return from Cuba as she improvesThe Immokalee family of a University of South Florida student hospitalized in C
Immokalee family discussing 22-old student's return from Cuba as she improves
Naples Daily News / Posted 8 days ago
The Immokalee family of a University of South Florida student hospitalized in Cuba after a serious car accident is discussing the 22-year-old woman's return with companies offering a medical airlift at a reduced cost. Barbara Jimenez remains in a... Read more
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NBC Miami
South Florida Student Stranded in Cuba After CrashA University of South Florida student is stranded in Cuba following a car crash
South Florida Student Stranded in Cuba After Crash
NBC Miami / Posted 9 days ago
A University of South Florida student is stranded in Cuba following a car crash. Now, family and friends are trying to find a way to bring her home. The Tampa student has been in a Havana hospital for three weeks. Barbara Jimenez and her boyfriend,... Read more
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The News & Observer
Did we learn anything from Katrina? | News & Observer Katrina made landfall in southern Florida 10 years ago toda
Did we learn anything from Katrina?
The News & Observer / Posted 9 days ago
| News & Observer Katrina made landfall in southern Florida 10 years ago today. At her peak, she was a category 5 over the Gulf of Mexico. Katrina was the third deadliest hurricane in United States history. 10... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Funds being raised to bring injured Immokalee woman homeA University of South Florida student and Immokalee High School graduate is try
Funds being raised to bring injured Immokalee woman home
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 9 days ago
A University of South Florida student and Immokalee High School graduate is trying to make her way back to the United States after a car crash in Cuba left her seriously injured. Barbara Jimenez, known as Barbie to her friends, was visiting family... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
USF student stuck in Cuba after car crashFamily, friends and loved ones are raising money to transport an injured Univer
USF student stuck in Cuba after car crash
Local 10 Miami / Posted 9 days ago
Family, friends and loved ones are raising money to transport an injured University of South Florida student to Jackson Memorial Hospital. "It's disturbing to know that she's not here right now," said Barbara Jimenez's sister, Caridad. The... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
First Coast HappeningsWEDNESDAY Clay County Senior Expo, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., Thrasher-Horne Center for th
First Coast Happenings
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 9 days ago
WEDNESDAY Clay County Senior Expo, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., Thrasher-Horne Center for the Arts, St. Johns River Community College, 283 College Drive, Orange Park. Includes an entertainment and information stage, music, health screenings and more than 70... Read more
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Business Insurance
Tying illnesses to workplace is hard, comp expert tells conferenceORLANDO, Fla. — Determining whether an employee's illness is being caused by so
Tying illnesses to workplace is hard, comp expert tells conference
Business Insurance / Posted 9 days ago
ORLANDO, Fla. — Determining whether an employee's illness is being caused by something in the workplace, making them eligible for workers compensation benefits, is a complicated and often inconclusive process. Employers hire Rene Salazar to... Read more
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Daily Mail
Florida college senior, 22, stranded in Cuba after horror car wreckFlorida college senior, 22, is stranded in Cuba after car wreck that injured he
Florida college senior, 22, stranded in Cuba after horror car wreck
Daily Mail / Posted 9 days ago
Florida college senior, 22, is stranded in Cuba after car wreck that injured her boyfriend and killed taxi driver left her with skull fracture and head trauma Her boyfriend, John Fox, 23, was airlifted to Miami by his employer at Northrop Grumman... Read more
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Business Insurance
Tying illnesses to workplace is hard, comp expert tells conferenceORLANDO, Fla. — Determining whether an employee’s illness is being caused by so
Tying illnesses to workplace is hard, comp expert tells conference
Business Insurance / Posted 9 days ago
ORLANDO, Fla. — Determining whether an employee’s illness is being caused by something in the workplace, making them eligible for workers compensation benefits, is a complicated and often inconclusive process. Employers hire Rene Salazar to... Read more
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PhysOrg
Water covers 70 percent of the Earth's surface, but only a fraction is freshA composite image of the Western hemisphere of the Earth. Credit: NASA Fresh wa
Water covers 70 percent of the Earth's surface, but only a fraction is fresh
PhysOrg / Posted 9 days ago
A composite image of the Western hemisphere of the Earth. Credit: NASA Fresh water—connecting and sustaining all aspects of life on Earth, including food and energy—is in great danger. Moreover, scientists are worried not only about fresh water; they... Read more
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Miami New Times
Decades After Andy Sweet's Murder, His Iconic South Beach Photos Are ResurrectedStan Hughes, a tall, thin, straight-faced man with a gray ponytail, shuffles th
Decades After Andy Sweet's Murder, His Iconic South Beach Photos Are Resurrected
Miami New Times / Posted 9 days ago
Stan Hughes, a tall, thin, straight-faced man with a gray ponytail, shuffles through dozens of boxes lining the shelves of a small storage space. They're filled with memories of his brother-in-law's exuberant life: an old coin collection,... Read more
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Naples Daily News
Immokalee family working to bring their daughter home after she suffered serious injuries in CubaBarbara Jimenez, a 22-year-old college student from Immokalee, hoped to spend s
Immokalee family working to bring their daughter home after she suffered serious injuries in Cuba
Naples Daily News / Posted 9 days ago
Barbara Jimenez, a 22-year-old college student from Immokalee, hoped to spend some days in Cuba visiting family before her final semester at University of South Florida in Tampa. But on their first day on the island, Jimenez and her boyfriend, John... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Sinkhole closes road on USF Tampa campusA sinkhole has opened at University of South Florida in Tampa, closing a road o
Sinkhole closes road on USF Tampa campus
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 9 days ago
A sinkhole has opened at University of South Florida in Tampa, closing a road on the east side of the campus, police said. The 3-feet-wide, 5-feet-deep hole opened near religious facilities on Sycamore Drive, police said, and measures 10 feet by 7... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
The murder of Dr. Teresa Sievers: 8 weeks laterEight weeks after the murder of Doctor Teresa Sievers in Bonita Springs, the in
The murder of Dr. Teresa Sievers: 8 weeks later
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 10 days ago
Eight weeks after the murder of Doctor Teresa Sievers in Bonita Springs, the investigation into who is responsible for her death continues. - USING OUR APP? Watch the video here. For five days, the focus of Major Crimes investigators was on a home... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
The murder of Dr. Teresa Sievers: 8 weeks laterEight weeks after the murder of Doctor Teresa Sievers in Bonita Springs, the in
The murder of Dr. Teresa Sievers: 8 weeks later
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 10 days ago
Eight weeks after the murder of Doctor Teresa Sievers in Bonita Springs, the investigation into who is responsible for her death continues. For five days, the focus of Major Crimes investigators was on a home in Bonita Springs where Sievers was... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
USF Senior stranded in Cuba after terrible car wreckTAMPA - Thousands of students are back to school at the University of South Flo
USF Senior stranded in Cuba after terrible car wreck
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 10 days ago
TAMPA - Thousands of students are back to school at the University of South Florida. But they are missing a classmate who would have started her last semester today. "She's the most inspirational person I've ever met and, you know, we just want... Read more
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Naples Daily News
Gov. Rick Scott plans for remake of Florida's ConstitutionTALLAHASSEE — Among Gov. Rick Scott’s legacies after two terms in office will b
Gov. Rick Scott plans for remake of Florida's Constitution
Naples Daily News / Posted 10 days ago
TALLAHASSEE — Among Gov. Rick Scott’s legacies after two terms in office will be the role he plays in the next remake of the state Constitution. Florida’s Constitution allows for a “revision commission” to meet every two decades to propose possible... Read more
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Business Wire
ADDING MULTIMEDIA SentreHEART Elects Medical Device Industry Veteran Richard Ferrari to Board of DirectorsREDWOOD CITY, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--SentreHEART, Inc., the manufacturer of t
ADDING MULTIMEDIA SentreHEART Elects Medical Device Industry Veteran Richard Ferrari to Board of Directors
Business Wire / Posted 10 days ago
REDWOOD CITY, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--SentreHEART, Inc., the manufacturer of the LARIAT Suture Delivery Device, today announced the election of medical device industry veteran Richard M. Ferrari to its Board of Directors. Mr. Ferrari is currently... Read more
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Providence Business News
URI appoints College of Business Administration deanSOUTH KINGSTOWN – Following a national search, Maling Ebrahimpour of St. Peters
URI appoints College of Business Administration dean
Providence Business News / Posted 10 days ago
SOUTH KINGSTOWN – Following a national search, Maling Ebrahimpour of St. Petersburg, Fla., has been appointed dean of the University of Rhode Island’s College of Business Administration. Ebrahimpour, who had worked for 18 years at URI before working... Read more
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Evening Standard
Seven scientific reasons why drinking coffee is good for youFlat white drinkers, rejoice - if you’re contributing to the 400 billion cups o
Seven scientific reasons why drinking coffee is good for you
Evening Standard / Posted 10 days ago
Flat white drinkers, rejoice - if you’re contributing to the 400 billion cups of coffee consumed globally each year, eschewing the decaf option is actually not as bad as you might think. If you usually treat your morning caffeine fix as a guilty... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Novel synthetic DNA vaccine induces protective immunity against MERS virus in animal studyA novel synthetic DNA vaccine can, for the first time, induce protective immuni
Novel synthetic DNA vaccine induces protective immunity against MERS virus in animal study
News-Medical-Net / Posted 10 days ago
A novel synthetic DNA vaccine can, for the first time, induce protective immunity against the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) coronavirus in animal species, reported researchers from the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of... Read more
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FOX 13 Tampa Bay
USF student seriously injured in car crash, stranded in CubaA University of South Florida student critically injured in a car crash near Ha
USF student seriously injured in car crash, stranded in Cuba
FOX 13 Tampa Bay / Posted 10 days ago
A University of South Florida student critically injured in a car crash near Havana is stranded in the country because of no insurance and the difficult relationship between the U.S. and Cuba, according to her family. Barbara Jimenez, 22, planned to... Read more
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The Huntington Herald-Dispatch
Personnel Aug. 23, 2015 @ 12:01 AM Best Lawyers recognizes Dinsmore attorneys CHARLES
Personnel
The Huntington Herald-Dispatch / Posted 11 days ago
Aug. 23, 2015 @ 12:01 AM Best Lawyers recognizes Dinsmore attorneys CHARLESTON - Christopher J. Plybon and Thomas H. Gilpin from Dinsmore & Shohl LLP's Huntington office were recently named Lawyers of the Year for the 2016 edition of The... Read more
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