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6 hrs ago | Daily Kos

A Counter Example to GOP Thugocracy

Laura Clawson's piece on House Republicans essentially holding the transportation bill for ransom is just one more demonstration that the G.O.P. has become a thugocracy .


Related Topix: US News

10 hrs ago | Switched

Congressional Republicans Rail Against Legalization Of Marijuana

During a hearing entitled "Planes, Trains and Automobiles: Operating While Stoned," Rep. John Mica , chairman of the House Subcommittee on Government Operations, said stronger federal regulations on marijuana were needed in light of the wave of states legalizing the drug for medical and recreational uses.


Related Topix: Drugs, Marijuana, US News, John Mica, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Colorado, Colorado Government

11 hrs ago | EurekAlert!

CU Denver study links self-identified ethnic labels to cultural values

A recently released study by a researcher at the University of Colorado Denver and published in the Journal of Humanistic Counseling explores why people of Latin American descent self-identify using terms like Latina/o, Hispanic, and Chicana/o.


15 hrs ago | KRMG-AM Tulsa

The Diet Soda Debate

July 31, 2014 -- When you're trying to lose weight or keep off extra pounds, can diet soda help? While it has fewer calories than regular soda, some studies show it fuels your sweet tooth.


Related Topix: Pediatrics, Gore, OK, Life, Food, Nutrition

Tue Jul 29, 2014

Sys-Con Media

NIH Awards Imbed Bio a $1.5M Grant to Develop Advanced Wound Healing Nanofilm

Imbed Biosciences, Inc, a medical device company developing advanced materials for wound healing and surgical applications, announced today that it has been awarded a $1.5M competitive Small Business Innovation Research Phase II grant from National Institute for Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases , a division of National Institutes of ... (more)


Related Topix: Medicine, Arthritis, Health, Madison, WI, University of Wisconsin Madison

Colorado Springs Business Journal

People on the Move a " July 25, 2014

She has been working for the company more than two years. is the new vice president of instructional services at Pikes Peak Community College.


Related Topix: University of New Mexico


On the Importance of Denver's Union Station: Then and Now

The reopening of Denver's Union Station last weekend provides an opportunity to reflect on the importance of rail, with its hub at Union Station, in establishing Denver, as well as the city's multi-modal future, again with its hub as Union Station.


Related Topix: Colorado, Colorado Government

Mon Jul 28, 2014

Denver Westword

CU Denver class teaches 'nudging' the public towards social goals...and the greater good

Think about the last time you were in an Ikea store. Whether you loved or hated the experience, you probably noticed a difference between the flow at Ikea and at other home-goods store, including arrows and signs attempting to steer you in the direction you needed to go in order to complete your shopping experience.


Related Topix: Europe Travel, Denmark Travel

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Denver's Union Station grand opening on Sunday

The long awaited grand opening of Denver 's Union Station is this Sunday. Festivities begin at 10 a.m. and will include vendors, live music, food and a variety of activities.


Related Topix: Denver, CO

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Boulder Weekly

Tidbites | Week of July 24, 2014

This year's National Tequila Day falls on Thirsty Thursday and Boulder's Suerte Tequila is set to release four batches of limited-edition, Extra Anejo, or "ultra-aged," five-year-old tequila this fall.


Related Topix: Tequila, Drink, Liquor, Recipes, Denver, CO

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Greeley Tribune

Band leader survives cancer, comes back to perform at Greeley Arts Picnic

Chris Daniels and the Kings perform for a crowd outdoors. The band will be in Greeley on Sunday for the Greeley Arts Picnic in Lincoln Park.


Related Topix: Swing, Greeley, CO, Pop/Rock, Little Feat

Tue Jul 22, 2014

The American Institute of Architects

AIA Selects Recipients of the Annual Jason Pettigrew Memorial ARE Scholarship

For immediate release: Washington, D.C. - July 22, 2014 - The American Institute of Architects selected ten recipients to receive the 2014 Jason Pettigrew Memorial ARE Scholarship.


Related Topix: Brooklyn (Portland, OR), Architectural Design, Arts, Oregon, Penn State University Park, Pennsylvania State University


Natural-terrain schoolyards reduce children's stress, says Colorado University-Boulder study

Playing in schoolyards that feature natural habitats and trees and not just asphalt and recreation equipment reduces children's stress and inattention, according to a University of Colorado Boulder study.


Related Topix: University of Colorado Boulder, Home Gardening, Home, Keene, NH, Education Etc.

Mon Jul 21, 2014


Fibroblast Growth Factor-23 and Incident Atrial Fibrillation: The...

From the Division of Cardiology , Division of Nephrology and Kidney Research Institute , Cardiovascular Health Research Unit, Departments of Medicine and Epidemiology , Department of Epidemiology , and Department of Laboratory Medicine , University of Washington, Seattle; Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, ... (more)


Related Topix: Nephrology, Medicine, University of Washington, University of Minnesota, Pennsylvania, UC San Diego

Medical News

Early-career physicians receive National Psoriasis Foundation fellowship to study psoriasis

Twelve residents and medical students each received a one-year, $50,000 National Psoriasis Foundation fellowship to study psoriasis.


Related Topix: Psoriasis, Medicine, Health, University of Utah, University of Pennsylvania, Northwestern University

Sat Jul 19, 2014

Hundreds rally, seek end to strikes on Gaza

Demonstrators waving red, black, white and green Palestinian flags and signs that read "End Collective Punishment" gathered on the Capitol lawn Saturday.


Related Topix: Israel, Middle East, World News

Fri Jul 18, 2014

Grist Magazine

Living next to natural gas wells is no fun

Driving around the rural back roads of Garfield County, Colo., you don't see many cars.


Related Topix: Garfield County, CO, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency


National Psoriasis Foundation awards 13 psoriasis research fellowships

Twelve residents and medical students each received a one-year, $50,000 National Psoriasis Foundation fellowship to study psoriasis.


Related Topix: Psoriasis, Medicine, Health, University of Utah, University of Pennsylvania, Northwestern University

Sun Jul 13, 2014

Denver Post

Downtown businesses foot bill for more police as reported crimes rise

People stand near the corner of Cleveland Place and the 16th Street Mall outside of McDonald's last month.


Related Topix: Criminal Defense Law, Law, Drugs

Fri Jul 11, 2014

Cortez Journal News

GraduationAmy Lichliter

Amy Lichliter celebrated her May 17, 2014, graduation by participating in the spring ceremony at the University of Colorado Denver.