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How To Get a Bigger Buzz From Upbeat Music

Upbeat music sounds better when you make a concerted effort to enjoy it, rather than just listening passively, recent psychological research finds.


Related Topix: Psychology, Science

Sun Aug 31, 2014


John T. Barnes, September 14, 1922 - August 25, 2014, formerly of Columbia

John T. Barnes, 91, a long time Columbia, Missouri resident, passed away Monday, August 25, 2014 in Wichita, Kansas.


Related Topix: Columbia, MO, Hallsville, MO, Fair Grove, MO, Springfield, MO

KHQA-TV Quincy

Historic farms to be recognized at Missouri event

Missouri farms that have been in the same family for at least 100 years will be recognized at an event in southwest Missouri.


Related Topix: Missouri, Agriculture, Science

Sat Aug 30, 2014


Esther Annalee "Ann" Ayers went the distance, even when she was afraid

Esther Annalee "Ann" Ayers offered her friendship freely; her home was always ready to welcome family, friends, visiting ministers, missionaries and traveling college students.


Related Topix: Normal, IL, Bloomington, IL

The Louisville Cardinal

Campus Housing assured by The Grove that property was ready

As construction continues on The Grove, U of L is beginning to look back on what led them to believe that the property would be move-in ready.


Related Topix: Louisville, KY, Central Washington University

The Most Interesting Man Revolutionizing The Health World

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


Related Topix: Medicaid, Health, Medicare, Health Care Policy, University of Chicago, Inventions, Science / Technology

Fri Aug 29, 2014

Lee's Summit Tribune

Governor Nixon Appoints New Director Of Missouri Department Of Public Safety

Governor Nixon arrived in Lee's Summit, Wednesday August 27, at the Jackson County Sheriff's Department to introduce the newly appointed Director of Missouri Department of Public Safety Dr. Daniel Isom II, effective Sept.


Related Topix: Jay Nixon, US Governors, Lees Summit, MO, Saint Louis University

Beef Magazine

Veterinarians Must Play Key Role In Expanding America's Cowherd

As beef producers in the United States move to expand numbers , veterinarians are positioned to play a key role in the process of rebuilding the U.S. cow herd," says David Patterson, state beef extension specialist and professor of animal science at the University of Missouri .


Related Topix: Life, Beef, Food, Meat, Genetics, Medicine, Nutrition, US News, United States Department of Agriculture

Agri Marketing

FAPRI Releases Its Long-Term Price Forecasts, $4 Corn Is "New Norm"

TERM PRICE FORECASTS, $4 CORN IS "NEW NORM" Aug. 29, 2014 Agri-Pulse reports: In what could be great news for livestock and poultry producers and a gut-check for many corn, soybean and cotton growers, the latest baseline projections from the Food and Agricultural Policy Research Institute at the University of Missouri suggests that corn prices ... (more)


Related Topix: Agriculture, Science, Missouri

Customer Interaction Solutions

Jamba Juice Announces Grand Opening of Columbia, Missouri Location

Offering splashes of goodness and empowering a healthy life-style, Jamba Juice today announced the opening of a new store at 260 S. 10th Street , one block off the campus of the University of Missouri, on Thursday, August 28, 2014.


Related Topix: Columbia, MO, Life, Food, Dining, Fruits

Thu Aug 28, 2014


Ebola in mind, US colleges screen some students

The young homeless man who accompanied Miley Cyrus to the MTV Video Music Awards and who had been sought on an Oregon arrest warrant has turned himself in and posted bail.


Related Topix: Prison, MTV Video Music Awards, Music!, SUNY Buffalo

ABC News

Ebola in Mind, US Colleges Screen Some Students

College students from West Africa may be subject to extra health checks when they arrive to study in the United States as administrators try to insulate their campuses from the worst Ebola outbreak in history.


Related Topix: SUNY Buffalo, Tufts University

KRCG-TV Jefferson City

Family searches for hit-and-run driver

A Columbia family is searching for the driver of a car that crashed into their 18-year-old son and then drove off, leaving the University of Missouri freshman in the middle of the road.


Related Topix: Columbia, MO

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.


Related Topix: Kids, Family, San Diego, CA

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.


Related Topix: Saint Louis University

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 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.


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

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.


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

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.


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.


Related Topix: Columbia, MO, Columbia, MD

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.


Related Topix: Ferguson, MO, Law, Criminal Justice