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  • News of the Weird: Norway's Battle Against Chaos

    News of the Weird: Norway's Battle Against Chaos
    Norwegian public television (NRK), which introduced the now-legendary continuous, live log-burning show (12 hours long, with “color commentary” on the historical and cultural importance of fire), scheduled a new program for this week in its...
  • Under UIC plan, part of Obama library complex would sit atop expressways

     Under UIC plan, part of Obama library complex would sit atop expressways
    In its bid for the Obama presidential library, the University of Illinois at Chicago has proposed a visitor center and academic institute complex on its Near West Side campus that would extend over portions of the Jane Byrne Interchange. Though the plan...
  • Do patients mind if their healthcare data is shared? It depends

    By Andrew M. Seaman Reuters Health - Healthcare data may be valuable to researchers and companies, but patients' comfort levels about having their data shared may depend on the purpose, a new survey suggests. Using health data and information for...
  • 'Good Wife' Producers and 'Game of Thrones' Director Win Caucus Honors

    Producers Michelle and Robert King of "The Good Wife" and director Alex Graves of "Game of Thrones" (pictured) took top awards as the Caucus for Producers, Writers & Directors presented its annual Caucus Honors awards Thursday night. The Caucus is "an...
  • FEATURE-Julianne Moore takes pains to portray early Alzheimer's

    Early in the film "StillAlice," the Columbia University professor played by JulianneMoore is the picture of health taking a jog through campus,until she realizes she is completely lost. Miniscule movements in her pale face betray the panic...
  • Julianne Moore takes pains to portray early Alzheimer's

    Early in the film "Still Alice," the Columbia University professor played by Julianne Moore is the picture of health taking a jog through campus, until she realizes she is completely lost. Miniscule movements in her pale face betray the panic racing...
  • Superstorm Sandy followed by heart attacks, strokes in hardest-hit New Jersey counties

    Superstorm Sandy followed by heart attacks, strokes in hardest-hit New Jersey counties
    HACKENSACK, N.J. — Superstorm Sandy ripped houses from their foundations, reshaped the Jersey Shore and shuttered countless businesses in October 2012, but now researchers at Rutgers University tell of another devastating consequence: It increased...
  • 'Still Alice' should earn Julianne Moore the Oscar she so deserves

    Alice Howland is a woman of science, a Columbia University academic whose expertise is linguistics, the common ways babies learn languages as infants. So if anybody instantly grasps the consequences of what her neurologist tells her, it's Alice. She's...
  • Final proposals submitted for Obama presidential library

    The Barack Obama Foundation received final proposals on Thursday from four universities to host the U.S. president's future library, the foundation said. Of those four, two are in Chicago, Obama's hometown where Rahm Emanuel, the president's former chief...
  • U. of C. sees tough competition from New York for Obama library

    U. of C. sees tough competition from New York for Obama library
    The official heading up the University of Chicago bid to host the Barack Obama presidential library said Wednesday that the biggest threat to bringing the facility to Chicago's South Side comes from New York. While there is serious competition from...
  • Final push for Obama library bids ahead of Thursday deadline

    Final push for Obama library bids ahead of Thursday deadline
    With a Thursday deadline looming for submitting their official proposals, two Chicago universities hoping to host the Obama presidential library are lining up support from across the city, seeking to build coalitions that would strengthen their bids....