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2 hrs ago | Green Bay Press-Gazette

UW-Fox Valley student spotlight: Ja Ia Thao

It is convenient because my parents live five minutes away, and I am living with them right now.


Related Topix: Oshkosh, WI

7 hrs ago | Newsday

The man who helps Somali firms grow

Earlier this year Mohamed Ali was reminded once again of the dangers of living and working in the Somali capital, Mogadishu.


Related Topix: Somalia, World News, Africa, Immigration Reform

11 hrs ago | Norwalk Reflector

Suicidal thoughts can be detected, Ohio State health workers told

Before Kevin Hines walked onto a small stage yesterday to talk about catapulting himself over the handrail of the Golden Gate Bridge and falling headfirst toward the water far below, he did what has become customary.


Related Topix: San Francisco, CA

15 hrs ago |

Ohio school district excludes unvaccinated students

Anna Hermsen, 20, receives a mumps, measles and rubella vaccination shot from nurse Jan Bush on April 27, 2006 in Iowa City, Iowa.


Related Topix: Health, Mumps, Education Etc., Vaccinations, Sangamon County, IL, University of Wisconsin Madison

16 hrs ago | OUPblog

Is CBD better than THC?: exploring compounds in marijuana

Marijuana is the leafy material from Cannabis indica plant that is generally smoked.


Related Topix: Drugs, Marijuana, Medicine, Arthritis, Health, Genetics

20 hrs ago | Miami University RedHawks


SAC Relays, hosted by Mt. San Antonio College at Hilmer Lodge Stadium, while a number of RedHawks finished off the weekend at the Jesse Owens Classic, hosted by The Ohio State University.


Related Topix: Hilliard, OH, Columbus, OH

Sat Apr 19, 2014

WTVG-TV Toledo

Oilers Compete on Day 1 of Jesse Owens Invitational

The University of Findlay men's and women's track and field team hit the road to Columbus for the Jesse Owens Track Classic held at The Ohio State University.


Related Topix: The University of Findlay, Columbus, OH

Wall St. Cheat Sheet

Hangry? Here's How Your Hunger Can Affect Relationships at Home

Everyone knows that no one is exactly happy when he or she is hungry, but did you know there is a specific name for that hunger-induced crankiness you feel? "Hangry" is the term given to the phenomenon, and as you can probably guess, the word is derived from the combination of the words "hungry" and "angry."


The Intelligencer

Larry Thomas

THOMAS, Larry, passed peacefully into the arms of Christ on April 16, 2014 in Bonita Springs, FL, surrounded by his wife Charlotte and children Eric Thomas and Sara Barnwell.


Related Topix: Bonita Springs, FL, US News, US Federal Bureau of Investigation

New Hampshire Public Radio -

Extra Vaccination Push Underway In Ohio As Mumps Outbreak Spreads

Health officials are making an extra push for vaccination against mumps in Columbus, Ohio, in the wake of an outbreak that started at Ohio State University.


Related Topix: Vaccinations, Health, Mumps, Columbus, OH, Medicine, Nursing

Ashland Times-Gazette

Doctor seeks shorter sentence in child porn case

A pediatric doctor who pleaded guilty to accessing child pornography is citing a troubled childhood and his own sexual abuse as a boy as he seeks a lower prison sentence.


Related Topix: Prison, Criminal Defense Law, Law

Toledo Blade

Gee's move to WVU could save OSU millions

Ohio State University expects to save millions of dollars because former president Gordon Gee is giving up part of his retirement package as he becomes president of West Virginia University for the second time.


Related Topix: West Virginia University

Miami University RedHawks

Myers, Girgis Shine at Mt. SAC Relays

WALNUT, Calif. Juniors Charlotte Myers and Melissa Girgis soared at the esteemed Mt.


Related Topix: Walnut, CA

Fri Apr 18, 2014

Plant lovers' almanac: More blooms and warm days are welcome

For one brief shining moment this past weekend, there came a few star magnolia flowers, just birthed, only to be blasted on Tuesday.


Related Topix: Life, Fruits, Food, Wooster, OH, Akron, OH

Ed FitzGerald gives it the old college try, unemployment drops again: Ohio Politics...

Ed FitzGerald wants you to know about his hardscrabble time at Ohio State. Mary Taylor wants you to know that she still hates Obamacare.


Related Topix: Ohio, Ohio Government, US News, US Governors, John Kasich, Cuyahoga County, OH

Multiple mumps cases found in central Ohio school

A Delaware General Health District spokeswoman said Friday that students who haven't been vaccinated for mumps will be excluded from attending the Delaware County school where the cases were reported.


Related Topix: Mumps, Health, Ohio

Business Journal

20 to Know: Matt Cooper

How did you get into this profession? Growing up, my dad owned and managed some Ohio State University rental units, so I learned the rental side of the business early on.


Why Mumps And Measles Can Spread Even When We're Vaccinated

Potent but not perfect: Medical assistant Elissa Ortivez prepares a measles, mumps and rubella vaccine at a clinic in Walsenburg, Colo.


Related Topix: Columbus, OH, Family, Kids

WFMZ-TV Allentown

Life Lessons: Shakespeare in autism therapy

William Shakespeare has inspired millions of people over hundreds of years, and now researchers hope to use his work in a whole new way - as a novel therapy for children with autism.


Thu Apr 17, 2014

WKYC-TV Cleveland

Childhood diseases making a comeback

The mumps outbreak in Columbus at Ohio State University is now over 230 cases. The majority of which stems from students on campus.


Related Topix: Health, Mumps, Infectious Diseases, Medicine, Vaccinations