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  1. Behind Many High-Achieving Children...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | HON

    Researchers at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln found that parents play a vital role in helping their kids achieve a national or world-class ranking in their sport, instrument or other pursuit. "Talent might partially be born, but it is largely made -- made by parents who devote their full measure to fostering their children's talent development," study leader and educational psychologist Kenneth Kiewra said in a university news release.

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  2. PoetryRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 2 | Boulder Weekly

    I love richly detailed descriptive poems, and this one by Barbara Crooker, who lives in Pennsylvania, is a good example of how vivid a picture a poem can offer to us.

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  3. CFP: Library Marketing and Communications ConferenceRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 2 | A Library Writer's Blog

    Library Marketing and Communications Conference Call For Presentation Proposals Submission Deadline: July 15 Notification of Presentation Approval: August 10 Submit a Call for Proposal The Program Committee of the Library Marketing and Communications Conference is interested in receiving proposals for presentations that apply the latest trends, best practices, and research in the field while providing practical tips that can be immediately applied to any library's communication and marketing program.

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  4. Young Turk, Arab Spring: A ParallelRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 2 | Groong

    YOUNG TURK, ARAB SPRING: A PARALLEL US Official News June 30, 2015 Tuesday Lincoln University of Nebraska-Lincoln has issued the following news release: The Arab spring of 2011 produced a search for an appropriate historical analogy that might help explain the great events that were unfolding. Some compared the events with the revolutionary wave that swept Europe in 1848; others - including this author - drew a more recent comparison, with the two waves of post-communist revolutions that overthrew the rule of single parties in eastern Europe and the Soviet Union in 1989-91.

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  5. Tyne Muggy Ringsmuth Earns LMHP License and Faculty PositionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Strictly Business Magazine Lincoln

    The Lincoln Family Medicine Program is pleased to announce Tyne Muggy Ringsmuth, MA , has completed the necessary requirements for the credential of licensed mental health practitioner. She has also been promoted to the status of faculty member at the Lincoln Family Medicine Program.

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  6. Minnesota same-sex marriage pioneer hails Supreme Court rulingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | TwinCities

    Jack Baker, standing, and Michael McConnell lost their quest to be legally married four decades ago in a landmark Minnesota Supreme Court decision that banned gay marriage in the state. They're shown addressing gay marriage at a 1971 sexuality conference at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.

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  7. CSUF researcher uncovers subconscious bias among jurorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | The Wave

    Cal State Fullerton Associate Professor of Psychology Russ Espinoza, researched whether the theory of "aversive racism" plays a role in death penalty decisions -- and found the answer is "yes." "Aversive racism" is thought to be a phenomenon in which people believe they harbor no prejudice toward minorities, when in fact they have a subconscious bias, Espinoza said.

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  8. Three New Members Named To The National FFA Board Of DirectorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Agri Marketing

    THREE NEW MEMBERS NAMED TO THE NATIONAL FFA BOARD OF DIRECTORS Jun. 30, 2015 Source: National FFA Organization news release Buddy Deimler of Salt Lake City, Utah; Jason Hughes of Ravenswood, W.Va; and Jonathan Ulmer of Lubbock, Texas have recently been named to the National FFA Board of Directors. Deimler, who is currently serving as state specialist in agricultural education and welding education for the Utah State Office of Education, has spent more than 35 years in the agricultural education profession.

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  9. New Center To Advance Drought Research, PreparednessRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | Water Online

    Drought affects every state in the U.S. Its impacts cut across economies and the environment and can last for years. Since 1980 more than 20 drought events have cost the nation at least $1B each, according to the National Center for Environmental Information's "Billion-Dollar Weather and Climate Disasters" listing.

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  10. Third annual Eng cow efficiency symposium agenda announcedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | Beef Magazine

    With the theme "Innovations in Intensive Beef Cow Production, Care and Management," the third annual Dr. Kenneth and Caroline McDonald Eng Foundation Research Symposium is set for Sept. 17-18 in Oklahoma City.

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  11. Recent editorials published in Nebraska newspapersRead the original story

    Monday Jun 29 | Washington Times

    A year ago, the Legislature gave Nebraska's child welfare system the go-ahead to try some sensible flexibility when intervening in homes. It's encouraging now to see the positive reaction from families.

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  12. Experts Offer Advice on Avoiding Shark BitesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 28 | KRVN-AM Lexington

    Police have captured convicted murderer David Sweat, who escaped from a maximum security prison in upstate New York more than three weeks ago, three official... -- Pope Francis' recent call for the world to act against climate change sparked a rally of thanks in Rome on Sunday. Multi-faith leaders strolled alongside scientists ... The 2015 state average for Nebraska agricultural land values declined 2 percent from 2014, according to the final results of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Farm Real Estat... GRAND ISLAND, NE - The Nebraska Danger and the Tri-Cities Fever combined have won the last four Intense Conference Championships.

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  13. Carrie Underwood Thanks the "Beautiful People" and Country Radio for Latest #1 HitRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 28 | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

    The name was revea... -- Police have captured convicted murderer David Sweat, who escaped from a maximum security prison in upstate New York more than three weeks ago, three official... -- Pope Francis' recent call for the world to act against climate change sparked a rally of thanks in Rome on Sunday. Multi-faith leaders strolled alongside scientists ... The 2015 state average for Nebraska agricultural land values declined 2 percent from 2014, according to the final results of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Farm Real Estat... The University of Wyoming has hired Michael Levy as its new Assistant Athletics Director for Development.

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  14. European Central Bank Declines to Extend Credit to Greek BanksRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 28 | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

    The name was revea... -- Police have captured convicted murderer David Sweat, who escaped from a maximum security prison in upstate New York more than three weeks ago, three official... -- Pope Francis' recent call for the world to act against climate change sparked a rally of thanks in Rome on Sunday. Multi-faith leaders strolled alongside scientists ... The 2015 state average for Nebraska agricultural land values declined 2 percent from 2014, according to the final results of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Farm Real Estat... The University of Wyoming has hired Michael Levy as its new Assistant Athletics Director for Development.

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  15. Turkish Authorities Break Up Gay Pride March in Taksim SquareRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 28 | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

    The name was revea... -- Police have captured convicted murderer David Sweat, who escaped from a maximum security prison in upstate New York more than three weeks ago, three official... -- Pope Francis' recent call for the world to act against climate change sparked a rally of thanks in Rome on Sunday. Multi-faith leaders strolled alongside scientists ... The 2015 state average for Nebraska agricultural land values declined 2 percent from 2014, according to the final results of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Farm Real Estat... The University of Wyoming has hired Michael Levy as its new Assistant Athletics Director for Development.

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  16. Rally in Rome to Support Pope Francis' Stance on Climate ChangeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 28 | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

    The name was revea... -- Police have captured convicted murderer David Sweat, who escaped from a maximum security prison in upstate New York more than three weeks ago, three official... -- Pope Francis' recent call for the world to act against climate change sparked a rally of thanks in Rome on Sunday. Multi-faith leaders strolled alongside scientists ... The 2015 state average for Nebraska agricultural land values declined 2 percent from 2014, according to the final results of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Farm Real Estat... The University of Wyoming has hired Michael Levy as its new Assistant Athletics Director for Development.

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  17. 'Great Concern' Over Terror Threat Ahead of July 4th Holiday, Congressman SaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 28 | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

    The name was revea... -- Police have captured convicted murderer David Sweat, who escaped from a maximum security prison in upstate New York more than three weeks ago, three official... -- Pope Francis' recent call for the world to act against climate change sparked a rally of thanks in Rome on Sunday. Multi-faith leaders strolled alongside scientists ... The 2015 state average for Nebraska agricultural land values declined 2 percent from 2014, according to the final results of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Farm Real Estat... The University of Wyoming has hired Michael Levy as its new Assistant Athletics Director for Development.

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  18. Crowds Take Part in Gay Pride Parades Across US Following Supreme Court RulingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 28 | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

    The name was revea... -- Police have captured convicted murderer David Sweat, who escaped from a maximum security prison in upstate New York more than three weeks ago, three official... -- Pope Francis' recent call for the world to act against climate change sparked a rally of thanks in Rome on Sunday. Multi-faith leaders strolled alongside scientists ... The 2015 state average for Nebraska agricultural land values declined 2 percent from 2014, according to the final results of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Farm Real Estat... The University of Wyoming has hired Michael Levy as its new Assistant Athletics Director for Development.

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  19. New York Prison Escapee David Sweat Caught After 3-Week ManhuntRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 28 | KRVN-AM Lexington

    Police have captured convicted murderer David Sweat, who escaped from a maximum security prison in upstate New York more than three weeks ago, three official... -- Pope Francis' recent call for the world to act against climate change sparked a rally of thanks in Rome on Sunday. Multi-faith leaders strolled alongside scientists ... The 2015 state average for Nebraska agricultural land values declined 2 percent from 2014, according to the final results of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Farm Real Estat... GRAND ISLAND, NE - The Nebraska Danger and the Tri-Cities Fever combined have won the last four Intense Conference Championships.

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  20. Teen's Condition Improving After Shark Attack in North CarolinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 28 | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

    The name was revea... -- A female airline passenger crossing the tarmac of a South Carolina airport was injured after a nearby lightning strike Saturday night.The American Airlines... -- The atrocities committed by the terror group ISIS are so horrific that a high-profile al Qaeda member, an American citizen, purportedly addressed the group dir... The 2015 state average for Nebraska agricultural land values declined 2 percent from 2014, according to the final results of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Farm Real Estat... The University of Wyoming has hired Michael Levy as its new Assistant Athletics Director for Development.

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