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11 hrs ago | Free Republic

Ready For The Price Of Food To More Than Double By The End Of This Decade?

Do you think that the price of food is high now? Just wait. If current trends continue, many of the most common food items that Americans buy will cost more than twice as much by the end of this decade.


Related Topix: Agriculture, Science, Weather, Natural Disasters, Drought, Baked Goods, Life, Food, Bread

15 hrs ago | The Kingman Daily Miner

California drought expected to hit shoppers' wallets

California's ongoing, record-breaking drought is expected to have a significant effect on produce prices in the near future.


Related Topix: Weather, Natural Disasters, Drought, Life, Food, Vegetables, Avocado, Agriculture, Science

19 hrs ago |

Commerce Secretary Pritzker to tour ASU community

Pritzker's visit comes a week after President Barack Obama announced $600 million in competitive grants to spur creation of targeted training and apprenticeship programs to help people land good-paying jobs.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Barack Obama

23 hrs ago | Central Ohio

10 years on, Pat Tillman's widow at peace with past

Marie Tillman is sitting at her parents' dining-room table, waiting for a morning-coffee boost to kick in.


Related Topix: Home Listing, Home, San Jose, CA, Rose Garden (San Jose, CA), UC Santa Barbara

Sat Apr 19, 2014

The Stamford Daily Voice

Stamford Students Earn College Honors

More than 20 students from Stamford were named to the Western Connecticut State University Dean's List for the fall semester.


Related Topix: Stamford, CT, Western Connecticut State University, Rochester Institute of Technology

USA Today

College Democrats don't all agree on Hillary in 2016College Democrats ...

"I have so much respect for a woman who inspires many other people with her stance on human rights, gay rights and women's rights," Lee says.


Related Topix: US News, Hillary Clinton, US Politics, Nancy Pelosi, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Bryn Mawr College, University of Southern California

The Daily Courier

Arizona's first poet laureate to visit Prescott April 30

Patrick Whitehurst The Daily Courier On Wednesday, April 30, Arizona's inaugural poet laureate, celebrated author Alberto Alvaro Rios, will make his first trip to Prescott since earning the historic designation.


Related Topix: Arizona, Prescott, AZ, Prescott College, US Governors, Jan Brewer, Arts, Poetry

Visalia Times-Delta

INSPIRE Milestones

Scott is located in Visalia at the Floral Avenue office. Quatacker, raised on a family farm in Porterville, brings over 12 years of business lending and loan underwriting experience to his new position at Central Valley Community Bank.


Related Topix: Visalia, CA, Porterville, CA, Tulare County, CA, Recreational Vehicle, Mitchell

Hattiesburg American

Making a handwritten, illuminated marvel

Scribes with quills in hand were once the conduits of history, connecting ink to vellum, painstakingly preserving the records of the world.


Related Topix: Minnesota, Roman Catholic Church, Religion, Canada, Libraries

Fri Apr 18, 2014

Seattle Gay News

U.S. Senator Patty Murray discusses anti-bullying bill with UW students

Murray, working with Wisconsin Senator Tammy Baldwin, introduced the Tyler Clementi Higher Education Anti-Harassment Act on March 27. The bill would require all colleges and universities that receive federal funding in any form - in short, almost all institutions of higher education in the United States - to develop anti-bullying policies.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Patty Murray, Democrat, University of Washington, Senator Tammy Baldwin, Tammy Baldwin, US House of Representatives, University of Houston


Drought present and future

In mid-April, the Wall Street Journal ran a story about a study from Arizona State University forecasting price increases on about 10 fruits and vegetables grown in California this spring.


Related Topix: Weather, Natural Disasters, Drought, Opinion

South China Morning Post

Chelsea Clinton says she's expecting a child later this year

Former President Bill Clinton and former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton listen to their daughter and Vice Chair of the Clinton Foundation Chelsea Clinton during the 2014 Meeting of the Clinton Global Initiative at Arizona State University in Tempe, ArizonA.


Related Topix: Bill Clinton, History in the News, Hillary Clinton, US Politics, US News, Tempe, AZ

The Kaleidoscope

UAB to celebrate commencement, doctoral hooding April 26

UAB will hold two commencement ceremonies and a doctoral hooding ceremony Saturday, April 26. At least 2828 students will graduate this spring.



Spinal patient from Norway has successful surgery in Arizona

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.


Related Topix: Norway, World News, Medicine


Grand Avenue's new look has business benefits

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.


Related Topix: Environment, Science, Environmental Law, Phoenix, AZ, Law, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

Thu Apr 17, 2014


Valley family thanks 911 operator for helping to save child's life

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


Related Topix: Yuma, AZ

Science Daily

Alternative identification methods for threatened species urged

With global climate change and rapidly disappearing habitat critical to the survival of endangered species, there is a sense of urgency to confirm the return of animals thought to be extinct, or to confirm the presence of newly discovered species.


Related Topix: Environment, Science, Biology, Europe, World News, United Kingdom

University Business

Online labs, such as this one designed by Late Nite Labs, are...

Students learning to investigate aircraft accidents can sift through the debris of simulated crashes on eight acres of land at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University's campus in Prescott, Ariz.


Related Topix: Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, Prescott, AZ

Slate Magazine

Will It Play in Emporia?

This article is part of Future Tense, which is a partnership of Slate , the New America Foundation , and Arizona State University .


Related Topix: Emporia, KS

KOLD-TV Tucson

Asu PD: Suspicious package a 'school project'

A suspicious package found on the Arizona State University campus Wednesday morning turned out to be nothing more than a school project inadvertently left behind.