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  1. Robots can save us from phone scammersRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Peninsula

    ... s and the inaugural research scholar at the Becker Friedman Institute for Research in Economics at the University of Chicago.

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  2. U.N. climate report merely a blueprint for destroying the world economyRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Washington Times

    ... than most Americans are willing to pay. According to a poll from the Energy Policy Institute at the University of Chicago and the AP-NORC Center for Public Research Affairs, only a little more than half of us would shell out as much as a buck a ...

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  3. New App Builds Community Through Homecooked MealsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | New Haven Independent

    When Hojung Kim moved off-campus dormitories during his undergraduate days at University of Chicago, he wondered how he would keep up with rent and friends. His answer: Creating a pop-up restaurant in his home.

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  4. Retro Report: Code Name Jane: The Women Behind a Covert Abortion NetworkRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The New York Times

    ... as the Abortion Counseling Service of Women's Liberation. A founder was Heather Booth, who as a University of Chicago student in the 1960s had helped a friend's sister find a doctor who would do an abortion. The author Kate Manning, writing in The ...

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  5. Tom Bevan Show (10/14/18) a " Sally Persons / Charles Lipson / Carl...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | WLS-AM Chicago

    Sally Persons explains why the President is trying to do everything he can to associate himself with GOP candidates currently running for office. Charles Lipson, Professor of Political Science at the University of Chicago, lays out the details of the disappearance of Washington Post writer Jamal Khashoggi while visiting the Saudi consulate in Istanbul, Turkey.

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  6. PSG adds two as managing directors to teamRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | PE Hub

    ... entertainment-related businesses. Mr. Aliber received a Master of Business Administration from the University of Chicago and a Bachelor of Arts from Brown University. About Brian Shin Mr. Shin has 20 years of experience building high-growth ...

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  7. One woman killed, another wounded by gunman who barricaded himself in South Side apartmentRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Chicago Tribune

    ... Avenue after a 39-year-old woman was shot in a stairwell of the building. While she was taken to the University of Chicago Medical Center and stabilized, the man barricaded himself into a second-floor apartment, police said. A SWAT team surrounded ...

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  8. Free Trade Benefits Harley-Riding EconometriciansRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | Artdiamondblog.com

    Roughly 40 years ago, I completed a very useful econometrics course at the University of Chicago taught by the author of the commentary quoted below. Life is hard to predict, with or without econometrics.

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  9. They Say Crime Is Down in Chicago. Tell That to This Teen With a Bullet Hole in HIs Back.Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | TheDailyBeast.com

    ... all three survived. The paper interviewed Michael and his mother, Edye Brown, as he recovered at the University of Chicago Hospital. But the Tribune and the rest of the media then understandably moved on to subsequent shootings, including one on ...

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  10. Prestigious Einstein Prize for Indian American professor Abhay AshtekarRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    ... such bodies is therefore gravitational," he explained. After receiving his Ph.D. in 1974 from the University of Chicago, Ashtekar went on to hold influential positions in France, Canada and India. His biography on the National Academy of Sciences, ...

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  11. Jockey Club's Philanthropy for Better Cities Forum continues to...Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | South China Morning Post

    ... genuinely better society. On the other hand, two Nobel Laureates, Professor James J. Heckman from the University of Chicago and Professor Muhammad Yunus also came together in Day 1 Closing Dialogue to give valuable opinions about the future of ...

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  12. BGU researchers join new workshop on water challenges and solutionsRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Medical News

    A trilateral collaboration hosted by the University of Chicago on Oct. 8, with researchers from Ben-Gurion University of the Negev and Northwestern University, met to develop new ideas and solutions to some of the world's most pressing water-related problems. The "Trilateral Workshop on Water Challenges and Solutions" included researchers in engineering, chemistry, math, economics, geology, law, and astronomy.

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  13. 11 wounded in Sunday gun violence Sun-Times WireRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Chicago Sun-Times

    ... up to the man and stole his backpack. He was struck in his abdomen and thigh and was taken to the University of Chicago Medical Center, where his condition was stabilized, police said. Less than a half hour before that, a person was shot in the head ...

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  14. ISU professor awarded $135,550 grant from National science foundationRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | The Daily Vidette

    ... to ISU in 2016, he worked as a postdoctoral research scientist at the James Franck InstiA tute at the University of Chicago and the Department of Applied Physics and Applied Mathematics at Columbia University. "We can see objects and their colors ...

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  15. Awarding Achievements in MaintenanceRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Building Operating Management

    ... prioritized, addressed and completed more than 75 critical maintenance projects in one year. University of Chicago. To more effectively track and analyze spending related to building trades, the operations and maintenance unit developed a cost ...

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  16. Lab study shows effectiveness of potential therapy for treatment-resistant hypothyroidismRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Medical News

    ... for all hypothyroid patients, according to Dr. Antonio Bianco. He is a professor of medicine at the University of Chicago who was formerly a researcher and clinician at Rush, where the work detailed in the Thyroid paper was completed. Disease, ...

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  17. Judge Saved NYU $350 Million While Employed by UniversityRead the original story

    Sunday | Washington Square News

    ... Yale University, Columbia University, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Princeton University, the University of Chicago and Georgetown University, have all faced similar lawsuits. NYU believes Forrest's original decision was fair and does not ...

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  18. IOC rising star Patrick Baumann dies at Youth OlympicsRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Japan Times

    ... for its inclusion as an Olympic medal event. He earned masters degrees from the Business School of the University of Chicago, and in sports administration from the University of Lyon in France. Fifty years after they raised clenched fists in protest ...

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  19. Meet the Lawyers Defending Harvard's Race-Conscious Admissions PoliciesRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Harvard Crimson

    ... mind," to Harvard's legal team. She began her law career - after graduating with high honors from the University of Chicago Law School - with clerkships under Roberts and Judge Michael Boudin of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the First Circuit. ...

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  20. 'Quiet diplomacy' the weapon of choice for passivesRead the original story

    Yesterday | Financial Times

    ... uses other money management services, for example. This has led Dorothy Lund, a law lecturer at the University of Chicago, to suggest that passive funds should be restricted from participating at company votes . Legislators, she says, should ...

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