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3 hrs ago | Patch.com

Local Christian Youth Theater Kids Heading to College

As the seasons change, we come to a time of the year that is bittersweet for many; The 1st Day of School.

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Related Topix: Kids, Family, San Diego, CA

4 hrs ago | Washington Times

St. Louis professors integrate Michael Brown shooting into class curriculums

Several professors in the St. Louis area are revising their class curriculums to integrate discussions about the police shooting of 18-year-old Michael Brown and the unrest that followed between residents and law enforcement.

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Related Topix: Saint Louis University

8 hrs ago | Examiner.com

Diseases your doctor may not diagnose correctly

You go to the doctor to complain about various aches and pains -- do you get the correct diagnosis? According to an article on Health.com on August 26, 2014, many health care officials do not get down to the right diagnosis and sometimes assume a person has a condition without ruling out other diseases with testing.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Irritable Bowel Syndrome, Health, Lupus, MO, Diabetes

13 hrs ago | KRCG-TV Jefferson City

Time to say goodbye to Teresa Snow

So I think we should talk about snow. Cool, refreshing snow. White, fluffy and invigorating snow, the kind we want on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day as we celebrate the warmth of the holiday.

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Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Christmas, Columbia, MO

17 hrs ago | Medical News Today

Discovery of protein's ability to inhibit HIV release may lead to future antivirus therapies

A family of proteins that promotes virus entry into cells also has the ability to block the release of HIV and other viruses, University of Missouri researchers have found.

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Related Topix: Missouri, Immunology, Microbiology, Biology, Science, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Health

Wed Aug 27, 2014

GO Columbiamo

Annual City of Columbia commemorative poster to be unveiled at...

On Thursday, Sept. 4, the City of Columbia will unveil its annual commemorative poster at the Poster Party for the Arts, held in the new East Tower Columns Lounge at Memorial Stadium and hosted by MU Athletic Director Mike Alden and his wife, Rockie.

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Related Topix: Columbia, MO, Columbia, MD

Star-Telegram.com

Audio in Missouri case could hold clues to shooting

A man stares into the camera and says, "You are pretty," but before he can finish the sentence, the pop, pop, pop of gunfire erupts in the background.

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Related Topix: Ferguson, MO, Law, Criminal Justice

Sedalia News Journal

Nurse practitioner to see patients at Bothwell Family Health

Kinkead is an experienced caregiver with more than 20 years of nursing experience.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Nursing, Cole Camp, MO, Warsaw, MO

National Review Online

Katherine Timpf: Frat Accused of Sexual Harassment Over Dancing Teletubby

Delta Tau Delta at the University of Missouri had to meet with the school's "Title IX Coordinator" because a member dressed up like a Teletubby, a children's television character, and danced in the street during sorority recruitment.

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Related Topix: Student Society, Coeducational Fraternities, Fraternities, Delta Tau Delta, Tau Delta, Sororities

Business Journal

Mizzou, Wash U count record fall enrollment

The University of Missouri-Columbia's fall enrollment reached 34,935, the school said Monday, up 2.4 percent from last year.

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Fox News

Study finds genetics play role in hangovers

July 24, 2014: Olalla Gomez, 22, a final-year student of English philology who is also on on the first day of her probation period before getting a contract as temporary waiter, holds a mug of beer in the "Los Capeas" restaurant in downtown Ronda, near Malaga, southern Spain.

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Related Topix: Genetics, Medicine, Biology, Science, Alcoholism, Health

Tue Aug 26, 2014

KSDK-TV Saint Louis

Some call for STL police departments merger

The situation in Ferguson is raising deep-rooted issues across the St. Louis region.

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Related Topix: St. Louis, MO, Ferguson, MO, Bel-Nor, MO

Forbes.com

8 Things CFOs Must Know About Health Reform

Nicole Fisher is the President and CEO at HHR Strategies, a health care and human rights focused advising firm.

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Related Topix: Health, Medicaid, Medicare, Health Care Policy, University of Chicago

National Review Online

Katherine Timpf: Frat Accused of Sexual Harassment Over Dancing Teletubby

Delta Tau Delta at the University of Missouri had to meet with the school's "Title IX Coordinator" because a member dressed up like a Teletubby, a children's television character, and danced in the street during sorority recruitment.

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Related Topix: Student Society, Coeducational Fraternities, Fraternities, Delta Tau Delta, Tau Delta, Sororities

Switched

What Hangovers Have To Do With Your Genes

Some people get hangovers after a night of drinking, while others don't, and the reason may be in their genes, a new study of twins in Australia suggests.

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Related Topix: Genetics, Medicine, Biology, Science, Alcoholism, Health

SooToday

A new study finds that plants can hear themselves being eaten

We know that plants can sense and react to changes in the temperature, to harsh winds and even to physical stimulus, but a new study completed at the University of Missouri finds that plants can actually hear.

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Related Topix: Entomology

The Hastings Tribune

Faces of Tribland: Beth Janning

Growing up on a farm, Beth Janning always knew she loved animals. The family had dairy cattle and hogs in addition to growing row crops.

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Related Topix: Agriculture, Science, University of Nebraska Lincoln, Nebraska

Daily Herald

U.S. 2014 Farm Income Seen Falling 14% From Record 2013 Levels c.2014 Bloomberg News

Lower prices for corn and soybeans will drive the profits of U.S. farmers down to an estimated $113.2 billion in 2014, a decline of 14 percent from last year's record, according to the Department of Agriculture.

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Related Topix: Agriculture, Science, US News, United States Department of Agriculture

CNN

15 diseases doctors often get wrong

When you experience strange pains, mysterious digestive issues, or other unexplained symptoms, you'd hope a trip to the doctor would solve your health woes.

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KRCG-TV Jefferson City

MU names new Chief Operating Officer

The University of Missouri has named a new Vice Chancellor of Operations and Chief Operating Officer at MU to replace the retired Jacquelyn Jones.

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