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The New Zealand Herald
The Executive Club: Top job landed after part-time roleTina Jennen moved here from the US as a single parent with four children. TINA
The Executive Club: Top job landed after part-time role
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 5 hours ago
Tina Jennen moved here from the US as a single parent with four children. TINA Jennen has become a well-connected member of the Bay of Plenty entrepreneurial ecosystem since arriving in Tauranga from the US in 2010 as a single parent with four... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Jackson metro area under severe droughtJACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - The Jackson metro area counties have gott
Jackson metro area under severe drought
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 6 hours ago
JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - The Jackson metro area counties have gotten dryer. The area has gone from Moderate Drought to Severe Drought in a report released Thursday by the U.S. Drought Monitor. Most of Mississippi is under something... Read more
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KELO Sioux Falls
SD Drought Free For Second Straight WeekSouth Dakota is completely drought free for the second straight week. Not a si
SD Drought Free For Second Straight Week
KELO Sioux Falls / Posted 8 hours ago
South Dakota is completely drought free for the second straight week. Not a single section of South Dakota in the latest U.S. Drought Monitor map is reporting even the lowest of drought conditions. The National Weather Service's Sioux Falls office... Read more
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KOLN Lincoln
Pilger’s Comprehensive Plan Update Meetings ScheduledPILGER, Neb. -- Join residents of Pilger and other area citizens to help update
Pilger’s Comprehensive Plan Update Meetings Scheduled
KOLN Lincoln / Posted 8 hours ago
PILGER, Neb. -- Join residents of Pilger and other area citizens to help update Pilger’s Comprehensive Plan. Two sessions are scheduled, and participants may join either or both of these upcoming meetings. They will be held at 7 p.m. on Monday,... Read more
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KOLN Lincoln
New Law Encourages Drinking Minors To Call For Help If NeededLINCOLN, Neb.-- A new law in effect Sunday will grant amnesty to adults 18 to 2
New Law Encourages Drinking Minors To Call For Help If Needed
KOLN Lincoln / Posted 8 hours ago
LINCOLN, Neb.-- A new law in effect Sunday will grant amnesty to adults 18 to 21 who call authorities for an underage drinker, even if they're intoxicated themselves. The University of Nebraska-Lincoln Police Department said they hope more students... Read more
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WBNS-10TV Columbus
Recent editorials published in Nebraska newspapers Omaha World-Herald. August 20, 2015 New voice on high court. Nebraska's new
Recent editorials published in Nebraska newspapers
WBNS-10TV Columbus / Posted 3 days ago
Omaha World-Herald. August 20, 2015 New voice on high court. Nebraska's newest Supreme Court justice, when sworn in, will be a pioneer on the state's highest court. Lancaster County District... Read more
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KETV 7 Omaha
UNL engineers continue work on groundbreaking solar energy studyThe same substance that keeps food from sticking to a pan could be the answer t
UNL engineers continue work on groundbreaking solar energy study
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted 4 days ago
The same substance that keeps food from sticking to a pan could be the answer to making solar energy more affordable. The power of the sun allows plants to grow, provides warmth and adds color to our lives. Solar energy, however, is costly. "The... Read more
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KOLN Lincoln
Huskers Help in Guatemala, Aug. 21, 2015The inaugural trip was lead by Life Skills Coordinators Stacey Burling and Jord
Huskers Help in Guatemala, Aug. 21, 2015
KOLN Lincoln / Posted 6 days ago
The inaugural trip was lead by Life Skills Coordinators Stacey Burling and Jordan Wilson. The Life Skills staff in the Athletic Department at Nebraska are always looking at new ways to enhance the overall social experience for Husker... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Drought takes hold in 45% of ArkansasDespite showers Thursday and more forecast for today, climatologists consider s
Drought takes hold in 45% of Arkansas
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
Despite showers Thursday and more forecast for today, climatologists consider southern Arkansas, northeast Texas and northern Louisiana to be in a "flash drought" because of a prolonged dry spell, and conditions are expected to deteriorate rapidly... Read more
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WYMT TV News First
UK to use drones for weather data collectionLEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - The University of Kentucky has been tapped to help imp
UK to use drones for weather data collection
WYMT TV News First / Posted 7 days ago
LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - The University of Kentucky has been tapped to help improve weather forecast models. Research compiled here in Kentucky could make a big difference down the road. The University of Kentucky received a grant from the National... Read more
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Boulder Weekly
PoetryOne of the first uses of language must surely have been to tell others what hap
Poetry
Boulder Weekly / Posted 7 days ago
One of the first uses of language must surely have been to tell others what happened beyond the firelight, out in the forest. And poems that do just that seem wonderfully natural and human to me. Here’s Anya Krugovoy Silver telling us something that... Read more
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KOLN Lincoln
Lanes to Close Downtown as UNL Students Move into DormsLincoln, Neb. Back-to-campus time at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln will ag
Lanes to Close Downtown as UNL Students Move into Dorms
KOLN Lincoln / Posted 8 days ago
Lincoln, Neb. Back-to-campus time at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln will again see thousands of students moving in to their residence halls in the span of a few days prior to the start of fall semester classes on Aug. 24. Most students will be... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
West Texas Aquifer Contaminated with Uranium(LUBBOCK, TX) - A research team at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln has unear
West Texas Aquifer Contaminated with Uranium
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 8 days ago
(LUBBOCK, TX) - A research team at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln has unearthed some potentially alarming numbers: two major U.S. aquifers are contaminated with natural uranium. One of those contaminated aquifers is the High Plains, or Ogllala,... Read more
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Fort Wayne News-Sentinel
Study suggests link between nitrates, uranium contaminationOMAHA, Neb. — A new study suggests that nitrates may play a key role in increas
Study suggests link between nitrates, uranium contamination
Fort Wayne News-Sentinel / Posted 9 days ago
OMAHA, Neb. — A new study suggests that nitrates may play a key role in increasing uranium contamination in groundwater. The researchers from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln estimate that nearly 2 million people in California and the Great Plains... Read more
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KHSL Chico-Redding
Study suggests link between nitrates, uranium contaminationA new study suggests that nitrates may play a key role in increasing uranium co
Study suggests link between nitrates, uranium contamination
KHSL Chico-Redding / Posted 10 days ago
A new study suggests that nitrates may play a key role in increasing uranium contamination in groundwater. The researchers from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln estimate that nearly 2 million people in California and the Great Plains live over... Read more
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KMPH - KFRE Central San Joaquin Valley
Study suggests link between nitrates, uranium contaminationOMAHA, Neb. (AP) - A new study suggests that nitrates may play a key role in in
Study suggests link between nitrates, uranium contamination
KMPH - KFRE Central San Joaquin Valley / Posted 10 days ago
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) - A new study suggests that nitrates may play a key role in increasing uranium contamination in groundwater. The researchers from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln estimate that nearly 2 million people in California and the Great... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Study suggests link between nitrates, uranium contaminationOMAHA, Neb. (AP) - A new study suggests that nitrates may play a key role in in
Study suggests link between nitrates, uranium contamination
KTVN Reno / Posted 10 days ago
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) - A new study suggests that nitrates may play a key role in increasing uranium contamination in groundwater. The researchers from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln estimate that nearly 2 million people in California and the Great... Read more
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PhysOrg
Two major US aquifers contaminated by natural uraniumThe intensity of groundwater contamination via uranium (red) and nitrate (blue)
Two major US aquifers contaminated by natural uranium
PhysOrg / Posted 10 days ago
The intensity of groundwater contamination via uranium (red) and nitrate (blue) is shown in two major aquifers and other sites throughout the nation. UNL researcher Karrie Weber says the availability of uranium data pales compared to that of nitrate.... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
Researchers work on possible diesel replacementTOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Researchers from Kansas, Michigan and Nebraska hope to begi
Researchers work on possible diesel replacement
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 11 days ago
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Researchers from Kansas, Michigan and Nebraska hope to begin testing in the next year on a potential diesel replacement. The Topeka Capital-Journal (http://bit.ly/1HPGAjE ) reports that their work is focused on modifying a plant... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
Researchers work on possible diesel replacementTOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Researchers from Kansas, Michigan and Nebraska hope to begi
Researchers work on possible diesel replacement
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 11 days ago
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Researchers from Kansas, Michigan and Nebraska hope to begin testing in the next year on a potential diesel replacement. The Topeka Capital-Journal (http://bit.ly/1HPGAjE ) reports that their work is focused on modifying a plant... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
Researchers work on possible diesel replacementTOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Researchers from Kansas, Michigan and Nebraska hope to begi
Researchers work on possible diesel replacement
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 11 days ago
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Researchers from Kansas, Michigan and Nebraska hope to begin testing in the next year on a potential diesel replacement. The Topeka Capital-Journal (http://bit.ly/1HPGAjE ) reports that their work is focused on modifying a plant... Read more
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The Alpena News
Researchers work on possible diesel replacementTOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Researchers from Kansas, Michigan and Nebraska hope to begi
Researchers work on possible diesel replacement
The Alpena News / Posted 11 days ago
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Researchers from Kansas, Michigan and Nebraska hope to begin testing in the next year on a potential diesel replacement. The Topeka Capital-Journal (http://bit.ly/1HPGAjE ) reports that their work is focused on modifying a plant... Read more
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TV 7&4 Traverse City
Researchers work on possible diesel replacementTOPEKA, KAN. (AP) -- Researchers from Kansas, Michigan and Nebraska hope to beg
Researchers work on possible diesel replacement
TV 7&4 Traverse City / Posted 11 days ago
TOPEKA, KAN. (AP) -- Researchers from Kansas, Michigan and Nebraska hope to begin testing in the next year on a potential diesel replacement. The Topeka Capital-Journal reports that their work is focused on modifying a plant called Camelina sativa... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
State researchers modify oilseeds that could produce diesel replacementIn the future, a farmer could harvest a crop of seeds, press them to extract th
State researchers modify oilseeds that could produce diesel replacement
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 12 days ago
In the future, a farmer could harvest a crop of seeds, press them to extract the oil and funnel it directly into the tractor to get back to work, a Kansas State University researcher suggested. It isn’t a certain future, and more testing is needed,... Read more
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KOLN Lincoln
87-Old Nebraska Woman to Collect UNL Diploma SaturdayCongratulations to all of our grads, and especially to Jean Kops who graduated
87-Old Nebraska Woman to Collect UNL Diploma Saturday
KOLN Lincoln / Posted 12 days ago
Congratulations to all of our grads, and especially to Jean Kops who graduated today at 87! #educationhasnolimits #UNL2015 LINCOLN, Neb-- Among those collecting a diploma from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln this weekend will be 87-year-old Jean... Read more
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KOLN Lincoln
Sunday Scientist Program to Focus on Quarter-Scale TractorsPhoto Courtesy: Keith and Denise Olsen LINCOLN, Neb-- The University of Nebras
Sunday Scientist Program to Focus on Quarter-Scale Tractors
KOLN Lincoln / Posted 12 days ago
Photo Courtesy: Keith and Denise Olsen LINCOLN, Neb-- The University of Nebraska State Museum's Sunday with a Scientist program will feature quarter-scale tractors and the science behind them. The program is scheduled to run from 1:30 to 4:30 p.m.... Read more
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KOLN Lincoln
Lancaster County Judge Stacy Named to Nebraska Supreme CourtLINCOLN, Neb.-- A Lancaster County district judge has been chosen to serve on t
Lancaster County Judge Stacy Named to Nebraska Supreme Court
KOLN Lincoln / Posted 13 days ago
LINCOLN, Neb.-- A Lancaster County district judge has been chosen to serve on the Nebraska Supreme Court. Gov. Pete Ricketts announced Friday that he has appointed Judge Stephanie Stacy of the first judicial district, consisting of Lancaster and... Read more
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McCook Daily Gazette
New study shows link in safe driving, drivers educationThanks to the Internet smartphones and social media, obtaining a drivers licens
New study shows link in safe driving, drivers education
McCook Daily Gazette / Posted 14 days ago
Thanks to the Internet smartphones and social media, obtaining a drivers license isn't the milestone it once was. "Dragging main" is no longer the only way to find out what your friends are doing or catching the attention of that boy or girl you... Read more
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PhysOrg
Biochemist studies oilseed plants for biofuel, industrial developmentA Kansas State University biochemist is studying Camelina sativa — a nonfood oi
Biochemist studies oilseed plants for biofuel, industrial development
PhysOrg / Posted 14 days ago
A Kansas State University biochemist is studying Camelina sativa — a nonfood oilseed crop — to see how it can be used for biofuel or even industrial and food-related applications. Credit: Matt Wisniewski, GLBRC, (c)Plant Biotechnology JournalA Kansas... Read more
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PhysOrg
Study shows driver's ed significantly reduces teen crashes, ticketsCredit: Nebraska Safety Council A new study that followed more than 150,000 tee
Study shows driver's ed significantly reduces teen crashes, tickets
PhysOrg / Posted 14 days ago
Credit: Nebraska Safety Council A new study that followed more than 150,000 teen drivers over eight years has found that driver's education significantly reduces crashes and traffic violations among new drivers. Young drivers who have not completed... Read more
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KOLN Lincoln
Nebraska Senator Hosts Roundtable Discussion With Transportation StakeholdersLINCOLN, Neb-- United States Senator Deb Fischer (R-Neb.) hosted U.S. Secretary
Nebraska Senator Hosts Roundtable Discussion With Transportation Stakeholders
KOLN Lincoln / Posted 15 days ago
LINCOLN, Neb-- United States Senator Deb Fischer (R-Neb.) hosted U.S. Secretary of Transportation, Anthony Foxx at the University of Nebraska Lincoln Whittier Transportation Center Wednesday to hear from Nebraska stakeholders regarding their concerns... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Rocket Carrying Student Experiments Launched from WallopsWALLOPS ISLAND, Va. (WBOC/AP) - A rocket carrying student experiments has been
Rocket Carrying Student Experiments Launched from Wallops
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 15 days ago
WALLOPS ISLAND, Va. (WBOC/AP) - A rocket carrying student experiments has been launched from Virginia's Eastern Shore. NASA says it launched the Terrier-Improved Malemute suborbital sounding rocket at 6:04 a.m. Wednesday from the Wallops Island... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
NASA will try again Wednesday to launch student experiments to space following weather issuesVIRGINIA — College students eager to see their experiments fly in space will ha
NASA will try again Wednesday to launch student experiments to space following weather issues
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 16 days ago
VIRGINIA — College students eager to see their experiments fly in space will have to wait at least one more day after weather forced NASA to scrub plans for a scheduled Tuesday launch from eastern Virginia’s Wallops Flight Facility. The experiments... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Weather scrubs launch of student experiments to space(CNN) -- College students eager to see their experiments fly in space will have
Weather scrubs launch of student experiments to space
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 16 days ago
(CNN) -- College students eager to see their experiments fly in space will have to wait at least one more day after weather forced NASA to scrub plans for a scheduled Tuesday launch from eastern Virginia's Wallops Flight Facility. The experiments... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
LIVE: Rocket to launch from Wallops Island with student experiments from Virginia TechWallops Island, Va. – A sounding rocket is set to launch from Wallops Island Tu
LIVE: Rocket to launch from Wallops Island with student experiments from Virginia Tech
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 16 days ago
Wallops Island, Va. – A sounding rocket is set to launch from Wallops Island Tuesday morning carrying experiments from several schools, including Virginia Tech. The 872 pound payload aboard a NASA two-stage Terrier-Improved Malemute suborbital... Read more
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KOLN Lincoln
Public Input Wanted on UNL Chancellor SearchLincoln, Neb. University of Nebraska President Hank Bounds invites members of t
Public Input Wanted on UNL Chancellor Search
KOLN Lincoln / Posted 17 days ago
Lincoln, Neb. University of Nebraska President Hank Bounds invites members of the university community, external stakeholders and all Nebraskans to share their thoughts on the search for the next chancellor of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. A... Read more
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PhysOrg
Engineering students to launch experimental 3-D printer on NASA missionVirginia Tech’s RockSat-X team includes (left to right) Seth Austin, Sebastian
Engineering students to launch experimental 3-D printer on NASA mission
PhysOrg / Posted 17 days ago
Virginia Tech’s RockSat-X team includes (left to right) Seth Austin, Sebastian Welsh, and John Mulvaney, all of the College of Engineering. The team, comprised of 20 students, will launch a self-designed and built 3-D printer into suborbital space on... Read more
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KOLN Lincoln
University of Nebraska Lincoln Plans $5M Construction PlanLINCOLN, Neb-- The University of Nebraska-Lincoln says it plans to spend $5 mil
University of Nebraska Lincoln Plans $5M Construction Plan
KOLN Lincoln / Posted 21 days ago
LINCOLN, Neb-- The University of Nebraska-Lincoln says it plans to spend $5 million on improvements to housing, recreation, parking and campus buildings this year. The Board of Regents voted Thursday on an ongoing building maintenance plan which has... Read more
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KETV 7 Omaha
2015 Husker football cheat sheetA lot has happened since the Nebraska Huskers last took the field in late Decem
2015 Husker football cheat sheet
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted 21 days ago
A lot has happened since the Nebraska Huskers last took the field in late December. What can fans expect from Mike Riley's inaugural season as head coach? Which players are projected to excel and which might show regressions in 2015? Find out below... Read more
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PhotonicsOnline
SLAC Builds One Of The Worlds Fastest Electron CamerasUltrafast Electron Diffraction Reveals Rapid Motions of Atoms and Molecules A
SLAC Builds One Of The Worlds Fastest Electron Cameras
PhotonicsOnline / Posted 21 days ago
Ultrafast Electron Diffraction Reveals Rapid Motions of Atoms and Molecules A new scientific instrument at the Department of Energy’s SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory promises to capture some of nature’s speediest processes. It uses a method... Read more
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Wilson County News
Evelyn Marie (Buldhaupt) Damrow, the daughter of Frederick and Hilda (Niewoehner) Buldhaupt, was born Feb. 8,
Evelyn Marie (Buldhaupt) Damrow
Wilson County News / Posted 22 days ago
, the daughter of Frederick and Hilda (Niewoehner) Buldhaupt, was born Feb. 8, 1926, in Hawkeye, Iowa, and died July 30, 2015, in San Antonio, Texas. She was baptized and confirmed in St. Peter’s Lutheran Church in... Read more
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Business Wire
Great Western Bancorp, Inc. Announces New Appointments to Board of Directors, Former FDIC Chairman Andrew C. “Skip” Hove Jr. Elected ChairThe appointments coincide with the resignations of Richard Sawers, Nathan Butle
Great Western Bancorp, Inc. Announces New Appointments to Board of Directors, Former FDIC Chairman Andrew C. “Skip” Hove Jr. Elected Chair
Business Wire / Posted 24 days ago
The appointments coincide with the resignations of Richard Sawers, Nathan Butler, Rolfe Lakin and Swati Dave, each of whom served on GWB’s board as National Australia Bank Limited (NAB) appointed directors pursuant to the Stockholder Agreement... Read more
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The Columbian
You can lose weight without giving up a single calorieYou've heard for years that the French and Japanese are much thinner than Ameri
You can lose weight without giving up a single calorie
The Columbian / Posted 24 days ago
You've heard for years that the French and Japanese are much thinner than Americans because their diets are so much better than ours. A new mathematical model assesses why that is and how much thinner Americans could be if they changed their eating... Read more
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KOLN Lincoln
U.S. Army Golden Knights Withdraw from State Games of America Opening CeremoniesLINCOLN, Neb. -- Executive Director of the Nebraska Sports Council, Dave Mlnari
U.S. Army Golden Knights Withdraw from State Games of America Opening Ceremonies
KOLN Lincoln / Posted 28 days ago
LINCOLN, Neb. -- Executive Director of the Nebraska Sports Council, Dave Mlnarik, announced that the United States Army Golden Knights parachute team will not perform at the Opening Ceremonies for the 2015 State Games of America (SGA). The Golden... Read more
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Grainnet.com
AFIA Honors Industry Experts With Annual Ruminant and Non-Ruminant AwardsArlington, Va., July 30, 2015 — Mike Tokach, Ph.D., a professor and state leade
AFIA Honors Industry Experts With Annual Ruminant and Non-Ruminant Awards
Grainnet.com / Posted 28 days ago
Arlington, Va., July 30, 2015 — Mike Tokach, Ph.D., a professor and state leader of Extension at Kansas State University, and Galen Erickson, Ph.D., an animal science professor at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, were honored earlier this month... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Relativity Media's highflying chief heads for crash landingEntertainment entrepreneur Ryan Kavanaugh, the financial whiz who piloted his o
Relativity Media's highflying chief heads for crash landing
Los Angeles Times / Posted 28 days ago
Entertainment entrepreneur Ryan Kavanaugh, the financial whiz who piloted his own helicopter and sought to rewrite the Hollywood rules of engagement, has been grounded. The highflying, hard-living mini-mogul, unable to make payment on $320 million... Read more
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The Torrington Telegram
The Torrington Telegram Local couple to enter Ag Hall of FameTORRINGTON � Lingle residents Wayne and Kathy Tatman have been honored for thei
The Torrington Telegram Local couple to enter Ag Hall of Fame
The Torrington Telegram / Posted 30 days ago
TORRINGTON � Lingle residents Wayne and Kathy Tatman have been honored for their years of service to the Wyoming agriculture industry and will be inducted into the Wyoming Agriculture Hall of Fame on Wednesday, Aug. 12 in Douglas during the Wyoming... Read more
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Daily Mail
Just 14% of science in make-up ads are deemed 'acceptable,' study saysBeauty science is BOGUS: Just 14% of claims made by cosmetics firms are accepta
Just 14% of science in make-up ads are deemed 'acceptable,' study says
Daily Mail / Posted a month ago
Beauty science is BOGUS: Just 14% of claims made by cosmetics firms are acceptable, say researchers Researchers at Valdosta State University, Georgia and the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, studied beauty adverts in seven women's... Read more
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The Washington Times
TRAVEL: Civil War-era quilt finds permanent home at Nebraska museumLINCOLN, Neb. - With the Civil War growing closer to home and rumors of soldier
TRAVEL: Civil War-era quilt finds permanent home at Nebraska museum
The Washington Times / Posted 1 months ago
LINCOLN, Neb. - With the Civil War growing closer to home and rumors of soldiers burning homesteads, Thornton and Christina Myers took the family’s most prized possessions - silverware and Christina’s recently finished cherry quilt - and buried them... Read more

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