| Jan 30, 2013
| 12:41 PM
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Regular yoga classes could help people with a common heart rhythm problem manage their symptoms while also improving their state of mind, a new study suggests.
According to the American Heart Association, about 2.7 million...
| Jun 7, 2013
While most high school musicians hang up their instruments following graduation, others like Isaac Ferrel and Michael Saasta will be taking theirs to San Diego and Kansas, respectively, when each begins his freshman year of college in the fall.
| Jun 10, 2013
| 10:07 AM
Deep in mountainous evergreen forests of central Mexico, surveyors this winter measured hectares of oyamel trees, or “sacred fir,” where monarchs — some in clusters dense enough to bend younger trees or break branches — huddled...
| Jan 8, 2013
| 5:22 PM
An employee of at the University of Kansas School of Medicine in Wichita is approached by two men in a parking lot Monday night.
One of the men pointed a shotgun at the employees face and demanded money. The employee refused and the men ran away....
| Apr 30, 2013
| 9:20 AM
The Precocious Tots of Finland: A University of Kansas professor and two co-authors, in research in a forthcoming issue of the Journal of Finance, found that children age 10 and under substantially outperformed their parents in earnings from stock trading...
| Mar 28, 2013
| 10:41 AM
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Text message reminders don't increase flu vaccinations in pregnant women, according to a small pilot study.
"Text messaging may be effective in some contexts and not in others," lead study author Dr. Michelle Moniz, of the...
| Mar 11, 2012
| 9:37 PM
F. Sherwood Rowland, the UC Irvine chemistry professor who warned the world that man-made chemicals could erode the ozone layer, has died. He was 84. Rowland, known as Sherry, died Saturday at his home in Corona del Mar, the university......
| Jul 25, 2012
| 4:38 PM
The Orlando Magic narrowed their field of coaching candidates to three finalists: Michael Curry, Lindsey Hunter and Jacque Vaughn. Of those three, the most likely choice is Vaughn. So let’s take a closer look at Vaughn....
| Mar 12, 2012
F. Sherwood Rowland, the UC Irvine chemistry professor who warned the world that man-made chemicals could erode the ozone layer, has died. He was 84.
Rowland, known as Sherry, died Saturday at his home in Corona del Mar of complications from Parkinson'...
| Mar 13, 2012
| 11:46 AM
Erica Christian, of Laurel, was named to the dean's list for the fall semester at the University of Mary Washington, in Fredericksburg, Va.
Alexander Lindblom Pendleton, of Laurel, received honor roll distinction for the fall semester for the College...
| Mar 15, 2012
| 10:11 PM
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — A Kansas House committee has endorsed legislation meant to ensure the state doesn't subsidize abortions even indirectly through tax credits and deductions.
The Federal and State Affairs Committee advanced the bill Thursday after...