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  1. Message to Bernie: Stop Frittering Away Your Political RevolutionRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Switched

    ... "I am not running to fulfill some long-held ambition." On another occasion, he told students at the University of Chicago "change never takes place from the top down. It always takes place from the bottom up." In line with such talk, Sanders has ...


  2. "13909" the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions MovementRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    ... been questioned . In her book ...which grew out of her doctoral research and was published by the University of Chicago Press in 2001, Dr. Abu El-Haj says Israeli archaeologists searched for an ancient Jewish presence to help build the case for a ...


  3. Douglass North, co-recipient of 1993 Nobel Prize, diesRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Cybercast News Service

    ... summer home in Benzonia, Michigan. A cause of death was not released. North and Robert Fogel of the University of Chicago won the Nobel Prize for research that applied economic theory and quantitative methods to explain economic and institutional ...


  4. Blue skies spotted 100 light years away: Astronomers discover...Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    ... same effect that is responsible for the blue sky on Earth. Astronomers led by Diana Dragomir of the University of Chicago picked up on a discovery by Las Cumbres Observatory Global Telescope Network (LCOGT). Dr Dragomir's team acquired and combined ...


  5. Neptune-size exoplanet around a red dwarf starRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Space News From SpaceDaily.Com

    ... majority of exoplanets with well-characterized atmospheres. Astronomers led by Diana Dragomir of the University of Chicago have followed up on a discovery by a different group, whose results tentatively hinted at the presence of Rayleigh scattering ...


  6. The Willies'Scientific Breakthroughs' - or Just Big Lies?Read the original story

    May 1, 2011 | American Reporter

    ... No knows this better than President Barack Obama, who was a constitutional law professor at the University of Chicago and can be granted that wonderful epithet "smart as hell." He knows damned well, as he illustrated in his recent speech on ...


  7. Claremont centenarian embarks on another year of civic engagementRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Claremont Courier

    ... Women's Christian Association. Upon graduation, the couple headed east to pursue graduate work at the University of Chicago. They were married in 1938 after they received their degrees, Ms. Scaff's in theology and social ethics. The Scaffs soon set ...


  8. Inside Each Flu Shot, Months Of Virus Tracking And PredictionsRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | News 88.9 KNPR

    ... different cities and different populations," says Sarah Cobey , a computational biologist at the University of Chicago. The virus does an annual migration across the world, hitting the Southern Hemisphere during its winter, the Northern Hemisphere ...


  9. Michigan notes: Wolverines' largest win in 70 years delivers major bounce backRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago |

    ... scored in a single Battle 4 Atlantis game and notched its largest margin of victory since beating the University of Chicago by 58 (81-23) on Jan. 11, 1946. Only so much can be drawn from the result. Charlotte previously lost to Elon, a team Michigan ...


  10. Handbells to Ring at Nichols Museum Holiday House TourRead the original story

    Thursday | Beacon Hill Times

    ... installations in the Old North Church, King's Chapel, Church of the Advent and others as far as the University of Chicago. While his passion for change ringing did not diminish his fondness for handbell ringing, it was his spirited youngest daughter ...


  11. Cop in Chicago shooting had history of complaintsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WHAS11

    ... to the Citizens Police Data Project . The database was compiled by the Invisible Institute and the University of Chicago Law School's Mandel Legal Aid Clinic based on information the Chicago Police Department released following litigation and ...


  12. Indirect Liability and GroksterRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 10 | Likelihood of Confusion

    ... important social issues at stake in this dispute. Nice work if you can get it. All but two of them are University of Chicago (i.e., " law and economic s") professors; the other two are Ian Ayres of Yale (formerly a Northwestern prof, which is why ...


  13. Study tests method to boost immune system response to inoperable cervical cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... progress to invasive cancer (squamous cell carcinoma) of the cervix. Credit: Haymanj/public domain The University of Chicago Medicine & Biological Sciences, along with the University of Chicago Medicine Comprehensive Cancer Center at Silver Cross ...


  14. Can You Really Catch Up On Sleep?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Huffington Post

    ... day like you did during your teenage years, says Kristen Knutson, a biomedical anthropologist at the University of Chicago specializing in the relationship between sleep and health. Plus, who has the time to sleep for 48 hours straight over the ...


  15. Chicago cop had history of complaintsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday |

    ... veteran of Chicago's force, has been accused of misconduct 17 times before, according to data from the University of Chicago and the journalism nonprofit Invisible Institute. The database, published less than a week before the announcement that Van ...


  16. Syrian refugees find 'home' in Chicago amid calls for migration restrictionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Chicago Tribune

    Syrian refugee Samir Maani prepares to catch a towel as part of his physical therapy in his room at the University of Chicago Medical Center. Maani fled the growing violence in Damascus about three years ago.


  17. Laquan McDonald case: 5 questions in the fatal Chicago police shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | CBC News

    ... question is why it was kept from the public for so long," says Craig Futterman, a professor at the University of Chicago Law School. Futterman, one of the lawyers who brought the Freedom of Information Act case to seek the video's release, ...


  18. Obama 'deeply disturbed' by Chicago police shooting videoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | ABC News

    ... since 2010 is below the average allegation rate, according to the Citizen Police Data Project from the University of Chicago. The latest case has been particularly painful for Edward Nance, who won a US$350,000 civil judgment for injuries sustained ...


  19. LG President jets in from South KoreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | New Vision

    ... A graduate of Seoul National University with a degree in economics, Cho received his M.B.A. from the University of Chicago. LG Electronics, Inc. is one of the global leaders and technology innovators in consumer electronics, mobile communications ...


  20. Millburn Township resident's Crazy 8s initiative growing by leaps and boundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Item

    ... which supplies families with mathematical word problems, including those about silly string. Citing a University of Chicago study, The Journal of Science last month reported a randomized experiment of 587 first graders using the Bedtime Math iPad ...