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  1. Wesley College's 2015 Hall of Fame ClassRead the original story w/Photo

    4 min ago | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    ... Lineman of the Year. He started in the first ever Junior College All-Star Game, and then went on to University of Pittsburgh where he started, played in the Sun Bowl, and blocked for Heisman Trophy winner and Hall of Famer Tony Dorsett. Michele ...

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  2. Menopause sends more fat to the heart, raising disease risk: studyRead the original story w/Photo

    35 min ago | OregonLive.com

    The 2006 Portland production of "Menopause The Musical" starred Brenda Phillips, Kittra Wynn Coomer, Joan Freed and Cherie Price. "Cardiovascular disease is the leading cause of death in women, and it increases after age 50, the average age when a woman is going through menopause," University of Pittsburgh epidemiology professor Samar R. El Khoudary said on the research-news site Futurity .

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  3. Longtime Trustees Motley and Davis Granted Emeritus Status at Newbury CollegeRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Newbury College

    ... He also holds an honorary degree awarded by Northeastern University. He is a graduate of the University of Pittsburgh's Upward Bound Program. Dr. James (Jim) S. Davis H'99 joined the Newbury College Board of Trustees in 1999. Davis currently serves ...

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  4. More caseworkers being hired at Dauphin County Children & Youth to handle rising caseloadsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | PennLive.com

    ... of the way through the process. The training center is in Mechanicsburg, operated by the University of Pittsburgh. When the new caseworkers are not in training they are undergoing training at the agency, shadowing caseworkers, doing court ...

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  5. Little League: Archbald 9-10 softball advance in state tourneyRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | The Times-Tribune

    Maranda Runco pitched a one-hitter and added a home run, a double and drove in three runs as Archbald defeated Loyalsock, the Section 3 champion, 16-0, on Tuesday in the 9-10-year old Little League Softball state tournament at the University of Pittsburgh at Bedford. Morgan McVicar added a triple and two RBIs, Natalie Borosky had a single, a double and an RBI, Katrina Davis and Lydian VanWert each had a single and an RBI, while Riley Cunningham and Ryien Carroll each had singles.

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  6. Scholars drawn to conflict zones stoke college safety debateRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | News Tribune

    ... academics and safety," said Vanessa Sterling, associate director of the Study Abroad Office at the University of Pittsburgh. Pitt was among several schools that canceled or rerouted trips to Ukraine last summer after violence broke out with Russia. ...

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  7. ARIES Energy & Environment Conference Comes to Pittsburgh, Sept....Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | PRWeb

    ... Marshall University, University of Kentucky, Ohio State University, Pennsylvania State University, University of Pittsburgh, the Edward Via College of Osteopathic Medicine, and consultants in Epidemiology and Occupational Health with faculty from ...

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  8. Archbald 9-10 softball advance in state tourneyRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | The Times-Tribune

    Maranda Runco pitched a one-hitter and added a home run, a double and drove in three runs as Archbald defeated Loyalsock, the Section 3 champion, 16-0, on Tuesday in the 9-10-year old Little League Softball state tournament at the University of Pittsburgh at Bedford. Morgan McVicar added a triple and two RBIs, Natalie Borosky had a single, a double and an RBI, Katrina Davis and Lydian VanWert each had a single and an RBI, while Riley Cunningham and Ryien Carroll each had singles.

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  9. Laurence E. Dietz, D.M.D., 85Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Review

    ... the rank of sergeant while still in high school. He graduated from William Penn High School, the University of Pittsburgh, and the University of Pittsburgh School of Dental Medicine. After serving in the US Army Dental Corps as a Captain, he ...

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  10. College student from Lee's Summit to compete in Miss Missouri USARead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Lee's Summit Journal

    The beauty contestant career for Lanessa Hickman began on a whim after friend convinced her to compete in a pageant at the University of Pittsburgh at Bradford in Pennsylvania.

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  11. Course of study takes students to war's front rowRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Berkshire Eagle

    ... academics and safety," said Vanessa Sterling, associate director of the Study Abroad Office at the University of Pittsburgh. Pitt was among several schools that canceled or rerouted trips to Ukraine last summer after violence broke out with Russia. ...

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  12. Surgeon hired by BJI officeRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Coastal Courier

    ... native of Oak Ridge, Tennessee, Aragon was valedictorian of her high-school class. She attended the University of Pittsburgh on a full academic scholarship, earned her Bachelor of Science in bioengineering in 2000. Aragon joined the U.S. Army under ...

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  13. Pitt study: Ancient proteins involved in DNA repair could shed light on tumor developmentRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | Biology News Net

    By studying the yeast used in beer- and bread-making, researchers at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine have uncovered the mechanism by which ancient proteins repair DNA damage and how their dysfunction could lead to the development of tumors. The findings, published online today in Nature Communications , could lead to new ways to tailor cancer therapies.

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  14. Portion of Campus Drive closed for state Little League tournamentRead the original story

    Yesterday | Bradford Today

    A section of campus drive will be closed beginning Tuesday to accommodate the 2015 Pennsylvania State Little League 9-10 Softball Tournament being held on the campus of the University of Pittsburgh at Bradford. Campus Drive - from Nelson Avenue to Onofrio Street - will be closed an hour before each game starts.

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  15. Why snoring gets worse as you ageRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | Genesee Country Express

    ... however,” said Dr. Charles W. Atwood Jr., the sleep medicine fellowship director at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center. “While some studies point to snoring as a possible risk for carotid artery atherosclerosis, other studies ...

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  16. 16-year-old girl forced to use girl's bathroomRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 16 | American Thinker

    ... In March, a District Court judge in Pennsylvania ruled against a student who was expelled from the University of Pittsburgh for using the men's room, preposterously concluding that the student had no right to do so because he was admitted as a ...

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  17. China court allows first pollution suit under new lawRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Jurist

    ... by a team of 30 law student reporters and editors led by law professor Bernard Hibbitts at the University of Pittsburgh School of Law. As an educational service, Paper Chase is dedicated to presenting important legal news and materials rapidly, ...

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  18. Citizen Science for herptile fansRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Discover

    ... . Arvind Suresh graduated has a Master's degree in Cell Biology and Molecular Physiology from the University of Pittsburgh and a Bachelors degree in Biotechnology from PSG College of Technology, India. He is also an information addict, gobbling up ...

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  19. Has Warner/Chappell Been Blatantly Lying About "Happy Birthday" Being Public Domain?Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Stories

    ... ok from 1927 with "Happy Birthday" lyrics. Lawyers then found an earlier edition of the book at the University of Pittsburgh from 1922. "Happy Birthday" was included without a copyright notice.

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  20. US, Turkey outline plan for Syria refugee 'safe zone'Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Jurist

    ... by a team of 30 law student reporters and editors led by law professor Bernard Hibbitts at the University of Pittsburgh School of Law. As an educational service, Paper Chase is dedicated to presenting important legal news and materials rapidly, ...

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