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51 min ago | The Washington Post

Appomattox, Va., linked to Civil War history, looks to the future

A quiet evening on Main Street in Apomattox. The town has no Starbucks, cineplex or hospital.

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Related Topix: Appomattox, VA

5 hrs ago | Examiner.com

Biologists unravel genetic recipe for tail regeneration in lizards

A team of scientists from the University of Arizona in Tempe, Arizona are the first to completely describe the set of genes and hormones that are involved in the regeneration of tails in the green anole lizard .

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Related Topix: Genetics, Medicine, Tempe, AZ

Thu Aug 21, 2014

KOLD-TV Tucson

$9 million gift for UA veterinary medical and surgery program

As the fall semester begins, the University of Arizona is getting a huge gift for the state's first public veterinary medical and surgical program to train Doctors of Veterinary Medicine, which is set to launch a year from now.

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Related Topix: Agriculture, Science

US News & World Report

Understand Your Options for Financing MBA Conferences

Like many students who are starting school, MBAs will see their leisure time shrink in the next few weeks.

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Related Topix: Duke University, Gay/Lesbian, Transgender

KOLD-TV Tucson

20-story mixed-use building proposed on Speedway and Campbell

A proposal to build a 20-story mixed-use building near the University of Arizona campus gained momentum Wednesday night.

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Related Topix: Tucson, AZ

KOLD-TV Tucson

Tucson Police warn of possible coyote attacks near Speedway & Tucson Blvd

After being impaled in the neck with the shaft of a golf club, 18-year-old Natalie Jo Eaton is recovering at Regional One Medical Center.

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Related Topix: Tucson, AZ

KOLD-TV Tucson

Students begin move-in day at the U of A

Classes begin Monday, August 25 for University of Arizona students, but today is main move-in day for 2,000 to 3,000 new college students.

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MLive.com

People on The Move in Kalamazoo -- Aug. 21, 2014

People on The Move announces the new title or working role of local people moving from one paid position to another.

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Related Topix: Kalamazoo, MI, Portage, MI, Western Michigan University

Wed Aug 20, 2014

KOLD-TV Tucson

University Of Arizona: Most diverse student body ever

When classes resume at the University of Arizona on August 25, students will be a part of a new record.

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KISU-TV Pocatello

The Desert Speaks

THE DESERT SPEAKS is an Emmy award-winning series focusing on desert regions around the world.

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PhysOrg Weblog

Novel oral anticoagulant prescriptions soar, but at a high cost

Warfarin, the longtime standard treatment for atrial fibrillation, is facing competition from new options in the anticoagulant drug marketplace including dabigatran, rivaroxaban, and apixaban.

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Related Topix: Food and Drug Administration, Heart Failure, Health

The Kingman Daily Miner

A million ways to get high in the West

Parents, educators and community leaders are invited to learn about these and the other newest drugs hitting the market and how they could impact teens in Kingman during an upcoming one-day seminar sponsored by the Kingman High School Student Assistance Program.

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Related Topix: Drugs, Kingman, AZ, Family, Kids

Circulation

Resumption of Chest Compressions After Successful Defibrillation and...

From the Sarver Heart Center , and Arizona Emergency Medicine Research Center, Department of Emergency Medicine , University of Arizona College of Medicine, Tucson; Maricopa Medical Center Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Arizona College of Medicine, Phoenix ; and ZOLL Medical Corporation, Chelmsford, MA .

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Related Topix: Tucson, AZ, Phoenix, AZ

Newswise

Using Physics to Design Better Drugs: Albert Einstein College of...

The National Institutes of Health has awarded $9 million to renew a grant headed by Robert Callender, Ph.D. , professor of biochemistry at Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University.

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Related Topix: Physics, Science, Biochemistry, Biology, Yeshiva University, Food and Drug Administration, Emory University

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Fortune

School-hopping alumni aren't giving back to colleges

Maya Gunaseharan spent her first year in college at American University, then transferred to Cornell.

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Related Topix: American University, UC Davis, Davis, CA

The Bugle

Verde Valley Archaeology Center receives conservation qualification

The Verde Valley Archaeology Center has received a major endorsement of its conservation efforts and abilities in a Conservation Assessment report from staff of the Arizona State Museum.

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Related Topix: Archaeology, Anthropology, Science, Sedona, AZ, Camp Verde, AZ, University of Delaware

Ledger-Enquirer.com

Former NFL kicker pleads guilty to criminal damage

Pima County prosecutors say the 50-year-old Zendejas could get up to two years in prison when he's sentenced Sept.

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Related Topix: Pima County, AZ

Tucson Weekly

Stalinist Architecture or UA Off-Campus Student Housing?

After seeing so many readers offended by Linda Ronstadt's recent comments regarding Downtown Tucson's newly built "Stalinist buildings," I was reminded of a photo I took downtown back in October of 2013.

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Related Topix: Tucson, AZ, Health Club, Tucson Yoga

Criminal Report Daily

'Beam Me to Mars' Lets You Send Martian Messages

Mars plays host to a huge number of dune fields -- regions where fine wind-blown material gets deposited to form arguably some of the most beautiful dunes that can be found on any planetary body in the solar system.

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Related Topix: Geology, Science

KOLD-TV Tucson

Accident injures 1, slows traffic on I-19 near Pima Mine Road

One person injured in an early morning crash near Interstate 19 and Pima Mine Road, according to Rural/Metro officials.

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