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  1. CPSC warns parents to keep fidget spinners 'away from young children' after swallowing incidentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 26 | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

    ... fidget spinners in their mouths." Scott Kollins, clinical psychologist and director of the ADHD program at Duke University, said there is no evidence to support claims of the benefits of fidget spinners. "There has been no research into the efficacy ...

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  2. Duke's Nick Hendrix missed a season after being hit with a foul ball...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 26 | HeraldSun.com

    Duke's Nick Hendrix missed a season after being hit with a foul ball two years ago but has returned to the mound 'This is my journey, this is my race:' Frank Jackson on why he's staying in the NBA draft 'This is my journey, this is my race:' Frank Jackson on why he's staying in the NBA draft The Duke University freshman guard could have returned to the Blue Devils but decided this week to hire an agent and stay in the NBA draft. Duke Football safety Jeremy McDuffie is back in track and field after a two-year hiatus.

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  3. Project SEARCH opens the doors of possibility for its studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 26 | HeraldSun.com

    ... in a work place. In recent weeks, caps were thrown and degrees handed to graduates at UNC-Chapel Hill, Duke University, N.C. Central University, Durham Technical Community College and other collegiate institutions. In the coming weeks, dozens of 4.0 ...

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  4. True Colors Theatre Announces New Associate Artistic DirectorRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 26 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Residency (2011/12; 2012/13). Jamil receive his Bachelors of Arts from Colgate University and studied at Duke University School of Medicine. True Colors Theatre Company is a National Theatre Company based in Atlanta, GA. Lead by Artistic Director ...

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  5. 7 books you can finish in a long weekend that will make you a more well-rounded personRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 26 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... lessons about what motivates people to do their best work. Ariely is a behavioral economist and professor at Duke University, and he's published of a number of popular books, including " Predictably Irrational. " In " Payoff ," Ariely argues that ...

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  6. A successful, decade-long mission for 2 brothers: Finding photos of NC Vietnam casualtiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 25 | HeraldSun.com

    ... in the central highlands of Vietnam on May 4, 1968. He was 21 and is buried in Maplewood Cemetery near Duke University. The Reece brothers couldn't find any family members for Smith, and as far as they could tell he dropped out of school after ...

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  7. At Big Data in Biomedicine, reexamining clinical trials in the era of precision healthRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 26 | Stanford

    ... treatments - may be increasingly valuable, Cullen said. Speaker Adrian Hernandez , MD, a cardiologist at Duke University, said he thinks that part of the answer is to make trials bigger. But to make them bigger in the traditional way, by enrolling ...

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  8. Yes, Trump Is Making Xenophobia More Acceptable 2 hours agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 26 | Bloomberg

    ... Donald Trump flout those norms, they might unravel. The most careful work on this general subject comes from Duke University economist Timur Kuran, who has studied the topic of "preference falsification."  In Kuran's view, there is a big ...

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  9. OD VincentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 26 | Hospitality Net

    ... areas for the department of athletics. Preceding the above, Vincent served as the head men's golf coach for Duke University, UCLA and the University of Washington. Vincent received multiple conference and regional Coach of the Year honors ...

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  10. OD Vincent has been appointed Senior VP, golf, club management and recreation at Montage International in Laguna Beach - CA, USARead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 26 | Hospitality Net

    ... areas for the department of athletics. Preceding the above, Vincent served as the head men's golf coach for Duke University, UCLA and the University of Washington. Vincent received multiple conference and regional Coach of the Year honors ...

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  11. Study suggests Zika virus poses wider threat in human pregnanciesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 25 | Medical News

    ... of the iceberg may be bigger than we've imagined." The UWMadison researchers, along with collaborators at Duke University and the University of California, Davis, published their study of the Zika-infected pregnancies today in the journal PLOS ...

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  12. Third Street Music School Settlement Awards the New York Community Trust Harris ScholarshipRead the original story

    Thursday May 25 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... in fall 2017, the scholars have been accepted to schools such as Yale University, Princeton University, Duke University , SUNY Stony Brook, Binghamton University, The New School, New York University, CUNY Hunter, CUNY Baruch, Oberlin College, and ...

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  13. Coach K helping students reach their college dreamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 25 | WRAL.com

    The Emily Krzyzewski Center, founded by Duke University men's basketball coach Mike Krzyzewski 11 years ago in honor of his late mother, provides tutoring and academic and leadership programs to low-income students to help them get to college. This year, all 30 graduates achieved that goal, with almost all becoming the first person in their families to attend college.

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  14. Kerr not ready to coach on bench, but Warriors still not closing door on itRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 25 | ArcaMax Publishing

    ... to an ongoing complications of a spinal leak from two back surgeries. Kerr underwent a procedure at Duke University Medical Center in North Carolina, and upon his return, ratcheted up his activity during the Warriors' sweep of the San Antonio Spurs ...

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  15. Social media hosts clues to real-life violence, but sites slow to reactRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 23 | WRAL.com

    ... Live. "We almost have to take the fact that it's happening on social media out of the equation," said Duke University professor of public policy Philip Napoli. "Think of it as this is real life, this is happening and something needs to be done about ...

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  16. Iowa is canary in Trumpcare mineRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 25 | MySanAntonio.com

    ... with an already relatively sick and small insurance pool, no insurer wants to catch this falling knife, as Duke University health researcher David Anderson put it. From the start, Obamacare had several provisions designed to reduce such expensive ...

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  17. Steve Kerr not ready to coach on bench, but Warriors still not closing door on itRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 25 | The Campbell Reporter

    ... to an ongoing complications of a spinal leak from two back surgeries. Kerr underwent a procedure at Duke University Medical Center in North Carolina, and upon his return, ratcheted up his activity during the Warriors' sweep of the San Antonio Spurs ...

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  18. Dekalb School of the ArtsRead the original story

    Thursday May 25 | Cross Roads News

    ... full of valedictorians and salutatorians - but I hear it's a good environment and they are supportive." Duke University is about to discover the tour de force that is Cassandra Turk. Cassandra, who has a 4.214 GPA, is headed to Durham, N.C., to ...

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  19. Arabia MountainRead the original story

    Thursday May 25 | Cross Roads News

    Izegboya Oyakhire made her mind up pretty early about Duke University in Durham, N.C., and it was the only college she applied to. In the fall, she will be majoring in biology there with plans to become a medical doctor.

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  20. Registered sex offender charged with 2nd degree rape near Duke University Medical CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 25 | HeraldSun.com

    Timothy Dee Hargrove, 43, of 2407 North Roxboro Street, was arrested Wednesday in the 2300 block of Erwin Road by Duke University Campus Police and charged with second-degree forcible rape, assault by strangulation and being a sex offender with a child on the premises. Hargrove is a registered sex offender.

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