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Thursday Jul 10 | SFGate

Tommy Igoe sheds 'big band' albatross

Tommy Igoe will lead a large ensemble of musicians at gigs at Yoshi's in San Francisco over several nights this month.


Related Topix: San Francisco County, CA, San Francisco, CA, Gene Krupa, Jazz, Benny Goodman, Music, Entertainment

Thursday Jul 10 | KTVK Phoenix

A brothel in Phoenix during the Super Bowl?

Dennis Hof owns the well-known Moonlite Bunny Ranch in Carson City, which has been in business since 1955.


Related Topix: Phoenix, AZ, Dennis Hof

Wed Jul 09, 2014

Freddy Collier, Jr. sworn in as Cleveland's new planning director

Freddy L. Collier, Jr., formerly the assistant director of planning, was sworn in Wednesday afternoon by Mayor Frank Jackson in a ceremony in City Hall's Red Room.


Related Topix: Cleveland, OH

Ballard News-Tribune

Seattle Goodwill Industries Announces New President & CEO Daryl Campbell

Markee Foster, the Chair of the Board of Directors for Seattle Goodwill Industries, is pleased to announce that Daryl Campbell has been named the organization's President and CEO.


Related Topix: University of Vermont, Seattle University

Tracy Fellenstein earns her Doctor of Nursing Practice degree in June

She received her undergraduate registered nursing degree from the University of the State of New York and her master's degree in business administration from the University of Phoenix.


Related Topix: Medicine, Nursing

Mon Jul 07, 2014

Tucson Weekly

Monsoon Storms & Fireworks Light Up 4th of July Skies

While an Independence Day weekend filled with free entertainment over the skies of Tucson was expected, the Old Pueblo got a bonus treat as the long-awaited monsoon storms finally delivered.


Related Topix: Life, Holidays, 4th of July, Tucson, AZ, University of Arizona, Phoenix, AZ

Sun Jul 06, 2014


Substandard colleges rake in millions from GI Bill

David Pace works as a maintenance electrician at Naval Base San Diego, despite having a University of Phoenix degree paid for with GI Bill funds.


Related Topix: California, California Government, Life, Veteran Affairs

Sat Jul 05, 2014


My Doctoral Journey - Part 9

A number of readers, and the university, have asked me if I would recommend University of Phoenix.


Related Topix: University, FL, Lehigh University, University of South Florida

Fri Jul 04, 2014

US News & World Report

How to Overcome Challenges to Complete an Online Degree

Completion rates for online students are tough to track, since the U.S. Department of Education only began looking at the issue recently, but many instructors and school leaders say the numbers are low.


Related Topix: Kaplan University

Thu Jul 03, 2014

The Arizona Republic

Ruling favors Tohono O'odham's bid for Glendale casino

A Department of Interior decision clears another hurdle for the Tohono O'odham tribe in its effort to build a casino near Glendale's sports and entertainment district.


Related Topix: Glendale, AZ, Jeff Flake, US Politics, US News, US Senate, John McCain, Senator Jeff Flake, Republican, US House of Representatives

Wed Jul 02, 2014

Merced Sun-Star

Our View: Next VA chief has a lot on his plate

We knew it would be impossible for President Barack Obama to pick the right person to be the secretary of Veterans Affairs.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Life, Veteran Affairs

Mon Jun 30, 2014

Seattle Times

Attend a for-profit college or university? Tell us about it

For-profit colleges and universities can an attractive option to students who want to pursue technical training in a specific field and are looking for the convenience of an online program or a campus that's located close to home.


Sun Jun 29, 2014

The Washington Post

Bob McDonald, former P&G chief, to be Obama's nominee to lead Veterans Affairs

President Obama on Monday will nominate Bob McDonald, a West Point graduate who served as the chief executive of Procter & Gamble, to take over as head of the troubled Department of Veterans Affairs, according to White House officials.


Related Topix: Life, Veteran Affairs, West Point, NY, United States Military Academy, US Politics, US News

Michigan Radio

Unraveling the mysteries of the GI Bill, Coast Guard and EPA

Who's really benefiting from the GI Bill? Why does the U.S. Coast Guard have some explaining to do? How much arsenic in our water is actually safe? There's always more to the story.


Related Topix: US Coast Guard, US Military, US News, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

Sat Jun 28, 2014

The San Diego Union-Tribune

GI Bill funds go to for-profit schools

At the Student Resource Center at the University of Phoenix in San Diego, students share ideas regarding their classes as well as help one another learn the procedures at the university.


Related Topix: Phoenix, Pop/Rock, Life, Veteran Affairs, San Diego County, CA, National City, CA

Fri Jun 27, 2014

Autzen Zoo

2014 Oregon Football, Eleven Impact Players: Offensive Lineman Tyler Johnstone

Jan. 3, 2013; Glendale, AZ, USA: Oregon Ducks offensive lineman Tyler Johnstone against the Kansas State Wildcats during the 2013 Fiesta Bowl at University of Phoenix Stadium.


Related Topix: Glendale, AZ

Thu Jun 26, 2014


Glendale, Westgate look to make up for lack of Super Bowl-sponsored events

The city of Glendale and the Westgate Entertainment District are hoping private parties and other unofficial events will increase tax revenue leading up to the Super Bowl.



9 Players Cowboys Must Not Lose To Injury

Aug 17, 2013; Phoenix, AZ, USA; Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Terrance Williams and linebacker DeVonte Holloman talk on the sidelines during fourth quarter against the Arizona Cardinals at University of Phoenix Stadium.


Related Topix: Phoenix, AZ

Presidency not only top spot in transition at U-M: What Mark Schlissel looks for in leadership

When Mark Schlissel comes to the University of Michigan in July, the presidency won't be the only position that's in transition.


Related Topix: Brown University, Ann Arbor, MI

Wed Jun 25, 2014

KRQE Albuquerque

Video: Morning News, Wednesday, June 25, 2014

The homeless mentally ill population in the Metro area is about to get some help.


Related Topix: NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization), World News