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  1. Team to host doubleheaderRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Shorthorn

    After nine road games, UTA Softball will host the UTA Invitational to open its first homestand at Allan Saxe Field. The Mavericks started their season 1-4 at the Kajikawa Classic, but recovered to win their past four games at the Lion Classic II.

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  2. Mom thinks missing Wichita woman victim of human traffickingRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle

    The mother of a missing Wichita woman is convinced that her daughter was taken as part of a human trafficking conspiracy. Liz Anderson said Monday that Toni Anderson's family and Kansas City, Mo., police remain bewildered as to how and why the 2014 East High School graduate went missing last month .

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  3. Finance as Warfare: the IMF Lent to Greece Knowing It Could Never Pay Back DebtRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Counterpunch

    SHARMINI PERIES: The latest economic indicator showed that the Greek economy shrank by 0.4% in the last three months of 2016. This poses a real problem for Greece, because its lenders are expecting it to grow by 3.5% annually, to enable it to pay back on its bailout loan.

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  4. Drew paying duesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Grand Junction Sentinel

    Area basketball fans this season have gotten a chance to watch Grand Junction High School guard Drew Derrieux, center, make plenty of shots like the one he made here against Eagle Valley earlier this season. It wasn't long ago that Derrieux wasn't an impact player for the Tigers before the senior's offseason workout routine helped change that.

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  5. Outdoor recreation and child developmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 19 | Colorado Springs Independent

    You've heard it before: Hiking is good for your mind, body and soul. In previous blogs, I've written about the benefits of outdoor recreation on your heart , your bones and joints , your skin , and mental health .

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  6. CSUB women fall to Seattle, 62-53Read the original story

    Saturday Feb 18 | KERN-AM Bakersfield

    Seattle University opened the second half with an 8-0 run against Cal State Bakersfield's women's basketball to take control of the game and post a 63-52 victory Saturday in Western Athletic Conference play. The Roadrunners held a 26-24 halftime lead against visiting Seattle, but Bakersfield struggled at the free throw line, missing nine crucial free throws.

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  7. American Law Society Recognizes Virgil "Russ" PurvisRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 16 | PR.com

    The American Law Society Board of Directors is proud to announce that Virgil "Russ" Purvis has been accepted as a new member with ATL distinction. America's Top Lawyers list is comprised of well-rounded individuals representing a diverse cross-section of U.S. legal advocates.

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  8. Nicotinamide Phosphoribosyltransferase Promotes Pulmonary Vascular...Read the original story

    Wednesday Feb 15 | Circulation

    Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care Medicine, Sleep and Allergy, Department of Medicine, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL & Institute of Precision Medicine, Jining Medical University, Jining, P. R. China Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care Medicine, Sleep and Allergy, Department of Medicine, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL & Department of Pharmacology, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care Medicine, Sleep and Allergy, Department of Medicine, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL & Department of Pharmacy, College of Pharmacy, Kinjo Gakuin University, Nagoya, Japan Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care Medicine, Sleep and Allergy, Department of Medicine, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL & Department of Medicine, Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, IL Division of Pulmonary, Critical ... (more)

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  9. The Acting Company's 44th National Tour Pairs William Shakespeare and Malcolm X in RepertoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | BroadwayWorld.com

    The Acting Company announces its 2016-17 season and 44th national tour featuring two new gripping dramas in repertory -- the world premiere of Marcus Gardley 's X: Or, Betty Shabazz vs. The Nation and William Shakespeare 's Julius Caesar. Both will be staged in an exciting artistic and educational collaboration with University of Missouri-Kansas City, University of Kansas, University of Central Missouri, University of Missouri-Columbia and area high schools and community partners.

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  10. $3.2M grant funds UMKC study on post-ICU, in-home recoveryRead the original story

    Monday Feb 13 | Business Journal

    When a patient is discharged from an intensive-care unit, the recovery process isn't over.

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  11. CommentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 13 | Smithville Herald

    The National World War I Museum and Memorial in Kansas City will debut a new exhibition showcasing war posters Tuesday, Feb. 21, known as "Posters as Munitions, 1917." The poster, previously the successful medium of commercial advertising was recognized as a means of spreading national propaganda with unlimited possibilities.

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  12. Missouri tennis splits pair of Sunday matches, Spearman impresses with dominating performancesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 13 | The Maneater

    The Tigers dropped the front end of Sunday's double header but responded in strong fashion in the second leg. The Mizzou tennis team was close to home in Kansas City for a full day of matches.

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  13. Missouri tennis picks up 4-3 victory, continuing early-season successRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 11 | The Maneater

    The Missouri women's tennis team was home for some brief practice sessions this week before hitting the road for its matchup Friday against Kansas State. After falling behind in both doubles and singles competition, the Tigers rallied and picked up a 4-3 victory.

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  14. Black, White, and Blue ForumRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | Fayette Advertiser

    In honor of Black History Month, Central Methodist University's African American Student Union sponsored a Black, White and Blue Community Forum to reflect on attitudes and opinions regarding the state of racial relations within the community, on Central Methodist University's campus, and throughout the country. The forum welcomed several panelists and a facilitator, Toya Like, Ph.D., associate professor of Criminal Justice and Criminology at the University of Missouri - Kansas City.

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  15. One CalPERS board member asks tough questions about its investments....Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | Los Angeles Times

    CalPERS board member Bill Slaton, in red sweater, launches his attack on fellow member J.J. Jelincic, far right, during a Jan. 19 meeting in Monterey. CalPERS board member Bill Slaton, in red sweater, launches his attack on fellow member J.J. Jelincic, far right, during a Jan. 19 meeting in Monterey.

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  16. Stage Tube: Highlights of Umkc Theatre/The Acting Company's X/Julius CaesarRead the original story

    Friday Feb 10 | BroadwayWorld.com

    UMKC Theatre and The Acting Company presents a new artistic and educational collaboration as part of its 2016-17 season and 44th national tour featuring two new gripping dramas in repertory -- the world premiere of Marcus Gardley 's X: Or, Betty Shabazz vs. The Nation and William Shakespeare 's Julius Caesar. Both will be staged in an exciting artistic and educational collaboration with University of Missouri-Kansas City, as well as the University of Kansas, University of Central Missouri, University of Missouri-Columbia and area high schools and community partners.

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  17. Trump's gift to Wall StreetRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | MoneyWeek

    With so many executive orders "flying off" Donald Trump's desk, it's hard to know which "deserves the loudest howls of outrage", says Jill Abramson in The Guardian. The US president's immigration ban is the most "overpoweringly awful", but his plan to do "a big number" on Dodd-Frank, the 2010 legislation designed to prevent another financial crisis, is an "enormous gift" to Wall Street.

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  18. Maine softball ready to open season with veteran squadRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 9 | WVII

    The cold weather in Orono was gave no indication softball season was about to kickoff, but that's the reality for the University of Maine Black Bears. UMaine will get its season going Friday in the Belmont Winter Fest Tournament down in Nashville, with four games scheduled against the University of Missouri - Kansas City, UMBC and Belmont itself.

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  19. New $3.2 million NIH grant supports nation's first mobile post-ICU recovery programRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 8 | EurekAlert!

    Two million of the five million Americans admitted to intensive care units annually have or develop acute respiratory failure, predisposing them to long-term cognitive, functional and psychological impairments collectively known as post-intensive care syndrome. A $3.2 million grant from the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute funds the development and evaluation of the novel mobile Critical Care Recovery Program by the Indiana University Center for Aging Research.

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  20. Student Connections partners with postsecondary institutionsRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 9 | University Business

    Student Connections, a nonprofit affiliate of USA Funds, is considering additional colleges and universities for participation in a partnership program that is helping to optimize its latest product, Success Center. The partnership program marks the final development phase of the app-based solution for strengthening nonacademic skills that support college persistence and completion.

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