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1 hr ago | Phoenix New Times

Two Top-Ranking Asu PD Officials Leave Positions Following Ersula Ore Controversy

A second high-ranking Arizona State University police department official is stepping down unexpectedly following a backlash over the arrest of assistant professor Ersula Ore.

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3 hrs ago | Phoenix New Times

ASU Police Chief John Pickens Leaving Position Early in Wake of Ersula Ore PR Disaster

John Pickens, campus police chief for Arizona State University, is leaving his position earlier than expected after the video of a professor's arrest created a firestorm of criticism.

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6 hrs ago | KTAR

Climate experts scoffs at dire Arizona heat predictions for next century

Position: Senior News Reporter. Started with KTAR July 4, 1999. Favorite food: Steak and shrimp, and any food on campouts.

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Related Topix: Pinetop-Lakeside, AZ, Western, Drama Movies, True Grit, Adventure, Celebrities, John Wayne, Phoenix, AZ

7 hrs ago | ECNmag

ASU-led study yields first snapshots of water splitting in photosynthesis

An international team, led by Arizona State University scientists, has published today in Nature a groundbreaking study that shows the first snapshots of photosynthesis in action as it splits water into protons, electrons and oxygen, the process that maintains Earth's oxygen atmosphere.

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Related Topix: Chemistry, Science, Biochemistry, Biology, Inventions, Science / Technology

12 hrs ago | KTAR

Arizona organization joins call for immigration reform

Sandra moved from the small border city of Yuma, Arizona to study Broadcast Journalism at Arizona State University in the late 90s.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, Yuma, AZ, Congress, AZ, us Travel, Travel

15 hrs ago | Cape Coral Daily Breeze

Bel n, Kuser, Mini De-lights featured in library art gallery

The following exhibits will be on display from Aug. 1 through Sept, 12 in the art gallery of the Cape Coral Library, located at 921 S.W. 39th Terrace.

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Related Topix: Cape Coral, FL, Florida State University, Florida International University, Graphic Design, Arts, Fort Myers, FL

Thu Jul 10, 2014

RedOrbit

Researchers Develop Novel Method To Observe...

In the pursuit of a renewable energy source, scientists have been trying to understand the exact mechanism behind photosynthesis , and now a large team of scientists has successfully captured the detailed "snapshots" of the process using a powerful laser, according to a report in Nature Communications .

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Related Topix: Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Alternative Energy, Energy

ABC15.com

Displaced trees find new homes in downtown

Dozens of mature trees are being relocated to different parts of downtown Phoenix after they got displaced due to Arizona State University's law school breaking ground on July 7. The trees were located on the City of Phoenix-owned green lot on Second Street across from ASU's Taylor Place residential hall, according to RJ Price, a downtown Phoenix ... (more)

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The Arizona Republic

ASU students ask feds to broaden sex-assault probe

A former Arizona State University student filed a complaint with the U.S. Department of Education on behalf of herself and a group of current and former students, asking that agency broaden its investigation into how the school responds to sexual assault and harassment.

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EurekAlert!

Researchers harness a powerful new source of up-to-date information on economic activity

Researchers at the University of Michigan, University of California Berkeley, and Arizona State University have developed a new data infrastructure for measuring economic activity.

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Related Topix: UC Berkeley, Berkeley, CA

University of Massachusetts Dartmouth

Chancellor Divina Grossman Elected to American College & University...

UMass Dartmouth Chancellor Divina Grossman has been elected to the American College & University Presidents' Climate Commitment Steering Committee.

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Related Topix: UMass Dartmouth, Environment, Global Warming, Florida International University, Nursing

Phoenix New Times

Phonetic Spit to Host Spoken Word Workshop at Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art

Arguably when one thinks of art, one thinks of the visual and tangible. Paintings, portraits, photographs, and sculpted pieces dominate both museums and immediate word association.

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Related Topix: Scottsdale, AZ, Tempe, AZ, Arts, Poetry

Roll Call

Freshman Democrat Rakes in More Than $580,000

Rep. Kyrsten Sinema raised $582,000 in the second quarter - a hefty sum as the freshman Democrat awaits her GOP opponent in Arizona's 9th District.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Representative Kyrsten Sinema

Wed Jul 09, 2014

Christian Science Monitor

Videotaped beating of woman in LA: Is it Rodney King all over again?

Attorney Caree Harper, Robert Nobles who is husband to Maisha Allums, daughter of Marlene Pinnock who was seen on the videotape being repeatedly punched, take questions from the media outside the CHP offices in Culver City, Calif., Tuesday, July 8, 2014.

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Related Topix: Culver City, CA

Phoenix New Times

ASU Officer Stewart Ferrin Still on Leave, Under Investigation, After Ersula Ore's Guilty Plea

Arizona State University police confirmed this afternoon that Officer Stewart Ferrin is still on leave and under investigation despite Ersula Ore's guilty plea this morning.

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Newswise

Study Yields First Snapshots of Water Splitting in Photosynthesis

An international team, led by Arizona State University scientists, has published today in Nature a groundbreaking study that shows the first snapshots of photosynthesis in action as it splits water into protons, electrons and oxygen, the process that maintains Earth's oxygen atmosphere.

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Related Topix: Chemistry, Science, Biochemistry, Biology, Inventions, Science / Technology

KTVK Phoenix

ASU professor pleads guilty to resisting arrest

Ersula Ore pleaded guilty to one Misdemeanor Count of Resisting Arrest. Commissioner Julie Mata set sentencing for 8/1/2014 at 8:30 am.

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Related Topix: Tempe, AZ, Life, Self Defense, Maricopa County, AZ

KTAR

Monsoon causes landslide concern in post-Slide Fire areas

Originally from southern California, I began working in radio in 2010 at my community college station DJing late night shows on the school's jazz station, 88.5FM KSBR.

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Related Topix: Landslide, California, California Government, Arizona, Arizona Government, Weather

KTAR

Foundation aims to stop deaths from skin cancer

Originally from southern California, I began working in radio in 2010 at my community college station DJing late night shows on the school's jazz station, 88.5FM KSBR.

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Related Topix: Skin Cancer, Health

Essence Magazine

Just Engaged: Chanell and Jarrell's Engagement Story

The Lucky Lady: Chanell Perry, 26, Elementary Teacher Her Leading Man: Jarrell Woods, 27, Application Consultant for Oracle The Big Day: 7/23/14 Wedding Location: Paris, France How did you meet your man? We met on our college campus at Arizona State University.

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Related Topix: Wedding, France, World News,

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