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Kidnapper releases nine-year-old boy who annoyed him by endlessly singing off-key

By Scott KaufmanWednesday, April 23, 2014 9:19 EDTOn Tuesday, 9-year-old Willie Myrick claimed that he escaped from kidnappers who were holding him for ransom by endlessly singing a gospel song.In what could be called a modern day version of the classic ... [Published Raw Story - 2 hours ago]
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Democrats Greatly Outnumber Republicans as Commencement Day Speakers

(WASHINGTON) -- A conservative watchdog of the nation's higher education system says that Democratic politicians easily outnumber Republicans when it comes to being invited to give college commencement addresses in May.Campus Reform says Democrats have ... [Published KSFO-AM - 4 hours ago]
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Way to Celebrate, UCI

Quick everyone, smile and look happy! New students are coming and we need to look like we actually enjoy it here.That’s the unsaid rule of every Celebrate UCI. Regardless of whether or not you’re in administrative or extracurricular activities, when you ... [Published New University Newspaper - 6 hours ago]
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UC ADMISSIONS: Latinos surpass whites for first time

The University of has admitted more Latino students than white students as freshmen for the first time in the state system’s 146-year history, according to figures released Friday.About 29 percent of freshmen admitted this fall to one of the nine UC campuses ... [Published Riverside Press Enterprise - 11 hours ago]
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Fading promise of the UC

): My daughter was not admitted to any of the four UCs to which she applied. Her qualifications: Full International Baccalaureate candidate at Laguna Creek High School with a 4.16 GPA, scores of 29 and 1980 on her ACT and SAT, respectively, four years ... [Published Sacramento Bee - 13 hours ago]
First reported 17 hours ago - Updated 17 hours ago - 1 reports

Embarrassed to Ask, Dying to Know: What it Takes to Learn

Students support the fabric of the UC Irvine community: we are the initiators and beneficiaries of activism; the research, campus culture and so much more. Despite our sole purpose being to learn and mature academically, it is far too common that the ... [Published New University Newspaper - 17 hours ago]
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Culture Night Calendar

Hmong Student Association: Hmong Student Association’s second annual culture night is “Ib Tsev Neeg,” which means “Family.” The event will feature a play called “Huab Tais Xya Leej Ntxhais,” which means “The King’s Seven Daughters.” It will explore the ... [Published New University Newspaper - 17 hours ago]
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When you call, does your cat respond?

Listen Now[1 min 29 sec] www.artwithcattitude.com/blogTheo the Cat ignoring his owners, Linda and MichaelDoes your cat really recognize your voice?  Does it care?This is Sandra Tsing Loh with the Loh Down on Science.Cognitive scientists at the University ... [Published SCPR - 20 hours ago]
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UCI Student Wins $10,000 Scholarship

The Donald A. Strauss Scholarship Foundation recently awarded third-year UC Irvine student Christine Pham a $10,000 scholarship to help her carry out a public service project to combat childhood obesity.Courtesy of Christine PhamPham is one of 15 college ... [Published New University Newspaper - 21 hours ago]
First reported Apr 22 2014 - Updated Apr 22 2014 - 1 reports

Angels and Demons Battle in David Winnick’s Debut Novel “Sulfur” Available Now

Dark Fantasy writer’s debut novel delves into the hidden world of angels and demons. When the Archangel Michael begins to unravel the web of lies that is Heaven and Hell, his reward is exile and the search for a way to return. The novel is available through ... [Published American Banking News - Forex - Apr 22 2014]
First reported Apr 22 2014 - Updated Apr 22 2014 - 1 reports

Cancer drugs ‘block inflammation linked to dementia’

A class of drugs - called CSF1R inhibitors - originally developed to treat cancer can eliminate inflammation in the brain that is linked to dementia, according to University of California, Irvine, researchers.The research team discovered that the medicines ... [Published Spire Healthcare - Apr 22 2014]
Entities: Spire, Inflammation, Cancer
First reported Apr 22 2014 - Updated Apr 22 2014 - 1 reports

Complex refractive indices in the near-ultraviolet spectral region of biogenic secondary organic aerosol aged with ammonia

bCooperative Institute for Research in Environmental Sciences, University of Colorado, 216 UCB, Boulder, USAcChemical Sciences Division, Earth System Research Laboratory, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, 325 Broadway, Boulder, USAdDepartment ... [Published RSC - Apr 22 2014]

Quotes

"The increase in Latino applicants to the UC and in the number accepted is encouraging and demonstrates that Latino families value a college education" Audrey Dow of the Campaign for College Opportunity told The Huffington Post
"When you are putting up facts against faith, facts can't argue against faith," he said. "It makes sense now that science would have made no headway because faith is untestable."
"I don't expect the Court to reach the merits," said election law expert Rick Hasen, a professor at UC Irvine. "I expect them to find that Susan B Anthony has faced enough harm that it is entitled to have its claim adjudicated first in the lower courts."
"These are two great teams that are just going to battle til the end," Kosty said. "We stayed patient, got the right swing at the end to win the match."

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Tough age-discrimination laws didn’t do much to help older unemployed men find work during and after the recession, according to a recent analysis from the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco .  It actually may have hurt them. Men seek ing employment ...
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Charles Koch complains about the character assassination he experiences at the hands of Barack Obama, who he says is acting like the despots of the twentieth century like Hitler and Stalin. But why is he silent about the real character assassination ...
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When the six-month enrollment period of the Affordable Care Act’s insurance exchanges came to a close on March 31, not much time or media energy was devoted to dwelling on the fact that the Obama administration’s target of 7 million sign ups had ...
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ORANGE, Calif., April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Shalini Shah MD, director of pediatric pain management in the UC Irvine Health Department of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Care, is the only specialist in Southern California fellowship-trained to ...
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