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4 hrs ago | The Kansas City Star

a Anitaa : The circus that spurred change | 3 stars

People don't normally find themselves glued to the television watching the Senate Judiciary Committee conduct its business, but October 1991 was different.


Related Topix: Oklahoma, US News, Clarence Thomas, Law, Employment / Labor Law, Comedy, Entertainment, Saturday Night Live, Television

5 hrs ago |

Oklahoma City Festival of the Arts: An artist's life is perfect for Mike Kemper

His work is described as urban pop surrealism, his lifestyle is nomadic, and Oklahoma artist Mike Kemper wouldn't have it any other way.


Related Topix: Oklahoma City, OK

11 hrs ago | PhysOrg Weblog

Iron consumption can increase risk for heart disease, study says

A new study from the Indiana University School of Public Health-Bloomington has bolstered the link between red meat consumption and heart disease by finding a strong association between heme iron, found only in meat, and potentially deadly coronary heart disease.


Related Topix: Heart Disease, Medicine, Nutrition, University of Georgia

Tue Apr 22, 2014

Cherokee Nation

Sequoyah High School names Herrin as valedictorian

Sequoyah High School seniors Melody Proctor, 18, and Baylee Herrin, 17, both of Tahlequah, are the salutatorian and valedictorian, respectively, of the graduating class of 2014.


Related Topix: Tahlequah, OK, Northeastern State University

City manager applicants narrowed to two

David J. Harris of Schertz and Tom Ginter of Portland will be re-interviewed by the City Council within the next two weeks.


Related Topix: Schertz, TX, Alice, TX, Beeville, TX, Port Aransas, TX, Madisonville, TX

Daily Texan

Collegiate fragrance line adds UT to collection

Longhorn fans can now purchase University-themed cologne and perfume fragrances, released by Masik Collegiate Fragrances, a company that distributes perfumes and colognes for 20 state universities.


Claremore Daily Progress

Oklahoma CASA Association recognizes Sen. Burrage

The Oklahoma CASA Association recognized Sen. Sean Burrage for his dedication to Oklahoma's children at their recent state conference in Norman.


Related Topix: Norman, OK, Cleveland County, OK

Mon Apr 21, 2014

Oklahoma is a low-tax state, study shows

Robert Dauffenbach Associate dean and director of the Center for Economic and Management Research at the University of Oklahoma's Price Business College DOUG HOKE - Q: Recent data from the Tax Foundation examines taxes in Oklahoma and surrounding states.


Related Topix: Oklahoma, Oklahoma Government, Tax

Sun Apr 20, 2014

Belleville News Democrat

Campus news 4/20/14

The following students were named to the campus honor roll for the fall 2013 semester at the University of Oklahoma in Norman: The following students were named to the fall 2013 Dean's List at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign: Belleville: Alexandra Nicole Rawling, Conor S. Gardner, Jeremy Alexander Koontz, Jonathan R. Streufert, ... (more)


Related Topix: University of Illinois Urbana Champaign, Illinois, Belleville, IL, O'Fallon, IL

Sat Apr 19, 2014

Texas Reads: New volume focuses on West Texas history

"West Texas: A History of the Giant Side of the State," edited by Paul H. Carlson and Bruce A. Glasrud , explores the region's history from a variety of perspectives and viewpoints.


Related Topix: West, TX

Fri Apr 18, 2014

Oklahoma City woman with Lou Gehrig's Disease has learned hope

Working first as an aviation electronics technician, she traveled to South America, Asia, Europe and Africa.


Related Topix: Oklahoma City, OK

Edmond's high school newspaper wins top honors

High school print journalism is not only alive but thriving in Edmond, where the district's student newspaper, Ruff Draft, won top honors in a state competition.


Related Topix: Journalism, Edmond, OK

Thu Apr 17, 2014

Oklahoma business briefs, April 18

Passenger activity was up 8.3 percent over March a year ago at Tulsa International Airport, the largest increase in more than five years unrelated to weather impacts.


Related Topix: Oklahoma

The Bee

Girl group reunites to perform as 'The Bikinis' - Thursday, 17 April 2014 12:01

Just because the newest Broadway Rose Theatre Company production is called 'The Bikinis,' audience members shouldn't expect to see any actual bikinis on the four actresses, much to their relief.


Related Topix: Oklahoma, Theater, Arts

WAVY-TV Portsmouth

McAuliffe names members to Port Authority board

Gov. Terry McAuliffe has named five people to the Virginia Port Authority's Board of Commissioners, and the majority of the new members are from Hampton Roads.


Related Topix: Virginia, Eastern Virginia Medical School, US Military, Fort Monroe, US Army, State Prisons, Prison, University of Virginia

Wed Apr 16, 2014

Hispanic Business

Reports Summarize Biosensors and Bioelectronics Study Results from University of Oklahoma

The AuNP-GSH-FITC fluorescent probe was firstly developed and used for bisulfide detection in bulk solution by quantitative real-time PCR, which achieved a linear working range from 0.1 mu M to 5.0 mu M and a limit of detection of similar to 50 nM."


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Nanotechnology

Poteau Daily News & Sun

PKMS Academic Team places at state competition

The Pansy Kidd Middle School Academic Team placed fifth at state competition this weekend at the University of Oklahoma in Norman.


Related Topix: Norman, OK

The Norman Transcript

Oklahoma Water Survey data web portal to be demonstrated next week

A new tool is available from the Oklahoma Water Survey, at the University of Oklahoma, for organizations in the state that collect and use water data.


Tue Apr 15, 2014

KFOR-TV Oklahoma City

Family, friends use "selfie" to remember lost loved one, support others battling cancer

Last year, the University of Oklahoma lost a staff member to esophageal cancer and now, family and friends are turning to the power of the 'selfie' to help others battling the same disease.


Related Topix: Esophageal Cancer, Health


Austin College Hosts Asia Week Speaker

Our clients continue to give great reviews of our staff, their expertise and efficiency.


Related Topix: Austin College, Sherman, TX, Ma Ying-jeou, Southern Methodist University