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  1. "Wake me up when Kirby dies"Read the original story

    12 hrs ago | The Big Apple

    Listen to Robert Emmerich introduce The Big Apple , a hit song from 1937. Music written by Bob and performed by Tommy Dorsey's Clambake Seven with Bob on piano.

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  2. Household MRSA controlled through treatment compliance, patient educationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | EurekAlert!

    A new study found that following basic hygienic practices and complying with protocols for Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus decolonization reduces the time to clearance of the bacteria more quickly than a treatment regimen of antibiotic ointment and antiseptic body wash. The findings, published today in Infection Control & Hospital Epidemiology , the journal of the Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America, demonstrate the importance of educating patients in hygienic practices, in addition to encouraging adherence to decolonization protocols in the treatment of MRSA.

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  3. HBK Investments L P Has $389,000 Stake in Ultra Petroleum Corp.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 26 | Daily Political

    HBK Investments L P increased its stake in Ultra Petroleum Corp. by 2,794.5% during the first quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The firm owned 780,626 shares of the oil and gas exploration company's stock after buying an additional 753,657 shares during the period.

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  4. Denno on Neuroscience in Criminal LawRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 26 | CrimProf Blog

    Deborah W. Denno has posted The Place for Neuroscience in Criminal Law ) on SSRN. Here is the abstract: The last thirty years have seen an explosion of neuroscience research on how the mind functions.

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  5. Timing of Cortico-Muscle Transmission During Active MovementRead the original story

    Monday Jul 25 | Cerebral Cortex

    Address correspondence to Dr Paul D. Cheney, Department of Molecular and Integrative Physiology, University of Kansas Medical Center, 3901 Rainbow Blvd, Mail Stop 3043, Kansas City, KS 66160-7336, USA. Email: Numerous studies have reported large disparities between short cortico-muscle conduction latencies and long recorded delays between cortical firing and evoked muscle activity.

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  6. Risk factors identified in patient-to-patient transmission of resistant bacteriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | EurekAlert!

    Three key factors increase the risk for patient-to-patient transmission of an extremely drug-resistant bacteria known as CP-CRE, according to a new study published today in Infection Control & Hospital Epidemiology , the journal of the Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America. The research helps explain why some contacts of an infected patient acquire the dangerous bacteria while others do not.

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  7. Charlie Parker -- Godfather of the Music Business: Morris Levy by Richard CarlinRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | All About Jazz

    Godfather of the Music Business: Morris Levy Richard Carlin 294 Pages ISBN: # 978-1496805706 University Press of Mississippi 2016 Well, I don't suppose it is an understatement to say that club owner and mid-20th Century music entrepreneur Morris Levi was a Son-of-a-bitch. That has been very well documented before Richard Carlin's in depth and informative biography, Godfather of the Music Business: Morris Levy .

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  8. Critics, Monsters, Fanatics, and Other Literary Essays'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | SFGate

    Everyone loves a hero, especially if he's dead. The heroes of Cynthia Ozick's new collection of essays are all gone.

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  9. US Must Lead in Terror FightRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | News Max

    The road to the future is filled with potholes. This metaphorical sentence speaks to a world war already in process.

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  10. Lockheed Martin Makes $1 Million Gift to Support Veteran Programming...Read the original story

    Monday Jul 18 | GlobeNewswire

    ... $1 Million check presentation to the the Institute for Veterans and Military Families (IVMF) at Syracuse University MEDIA CONTACTS Wayne Westervelt, Director of Communications Institute for Veterans and Military Families, Syracuse University Phone: ...

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  11. The colorful history of political conventionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | Boston.com

    Thanks to an earnest Boston journalist, the short span when we essentially had one political party is called "The Era of Good Feelings." It ran from 1816-1825.

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  12. Bogle Investment Management L P de Takes Position in Graham Holdings Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 17 | Daily Political

    Bogle Investment Management L P DE acquired a new position in Graham Holdings Co. during the first quarter, Holdings Channel reports.

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  13. Aperio Group LLC Has $356,000 Stake in Graham Holdings Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | Daily Political

    Aperio Group LLC increased its position in Graham Holdings Co. by 8.8% during the first quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the SEC.

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  14. Ultra Petroleum Corp. (NYSE:UPL) Receives Consensus Rating of "Hold" from BrokeragesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    Shares of Ultra Petroleum Corp. have been given an average recommendation of "Hold" by the seventeen analysts that are presently covering the firm. Six analysts have rated the stock with a sell recommendation and eight have given a hold recommendation to the company.

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  15. Stories of Downeast Women Working for Equality and Enrichment of their CommunitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | Bangor Daily News

    The Women's Health Resource Library will host a book discussion series framed around the book The Highest Glass Ceiling: Women's Quest for the American Presidency by Ellen Fitzpatrick . The series includes a book discussion, storytelling, an arts workshop and a community celebration of Downeast Women led by facilitator Bernadette Anand.

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  16. Springer Nature and Tsinghua University Press present the Third Nano Research AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 12 | EurekAlert!

    Peidong Yang has received the third Tsinghua University Press-Springer Nano Research Award. Peidong Yang is the S.K. and Angela Chan Distinguished Professor of Energy and Professor of Chemistry at the University of California, Berkeley, and a faculty scientist at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory.

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  17. Graham Holdings Co. (GHC) Shares Gap Up to $492.44Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 11 | Daily Political

    Graham Holdings Co. gapped up before the market opened on Monday . The stock had previously closed at $488.57, but opened at $492.44.

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  18. Support - or succumb to - the presumptive leaderRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 11 | Psychology Today

    I've already noted - in posts here at PT as well as in my most recent, book, Out of Eden: surprising consequences of polygamy - that human beings carry with them undeniable indications of a polygamous heritage. Beyond the more obvious albeit often surprising implications for sexual, parental and aggressive behavior, this fact also has other, more indirect consequences.

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  19. Would a Uniform Digital ID Work in the US?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 8 | Government Executive

    William D. Eggers is the executive director of the Deloitte Center for Government Innovation and the author of nine books. This article is adapted from his new book, "Delivering on Digital: The Innovators and Technologies that are Transforming Government" , June 2016.

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  20. Broken American Institutions at 240. But How About a New American Republic at 250?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 7 | Switched

    Tad Daley, author of the book APOCALYSPE NEVER: Forging the Path to a Nuclear Weapon-Free World from Rutgers University Press, directs the Project on Abolishing War at the Center for War/Peace Studies. Please follow him on Twitter @TheTadDaley.

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