| Mar 1, 2013
| 7:24 PM
In 1998, just before Napoleon Chagnon retired from the University of California at Santa Barbara, he signed a contract to write a book about his life as an anthropologist among the Yanomamö people, who live in the forests of Venezuela and Brazil. It...
| May 17, 2013
| 1:05 AM
COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) - Jake Anderson didn't have to delve too deep into the University of Missouri's agricultural economics program before realizing he was destined to return to the 1,500-acre family farm. After all, that's been the Anderson family trade...
| Feb 6, 2013
| 4:19 PM
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Missouri State University has announced the receipt of National Letters of Intent from 19 student-athletes who have committed to play football for the Bears this fall. The class includes 16 high school seniors and three junior...
| Feb 6, 2013
| 4:32 PM
COLUMBIA, Mo. -- COLUMBIA, Mo. – Twenty standout student-athletes have signed a National Letter of Intent (NLI) to attend the University of Missouri and play football for Head Coach Gary Pinkel, as announced today.
"We are very pleased and excited...
| Feb 12, 2013
| 1:36 PM
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Screening one- and two-year-olds for lazy eye can reliably detect children at risk for vision problems, a new study suggests.
Researchers found tests by trained volunteers correctly caught a similar proportion of toddlers...
| Feb 17, 2013
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CHARLESTON, W.Va. — United Bankshares Inc. on Feb. 7 reported an increase in earnings for the fourth quarter and the year 2012 as compared to the fourth quarter and year 2011.
Earnings for the fourth quarter of 2012...
| Jan 28, 2013
| 5:27 PM
SOUTH BEND -- Encouraging faculty members to collaborate with professors outside their departments and students to gain a global understanding would be top goals for Elrie LaBrent "Brent" Chrite, one of the finalists for the job of next chancellor at...
| Jan 29, 2013
| 11:57 AM
Thank you, President Pro Tem Dempsey, Speaker Jones, judges of the Missouri Supreme Court, Lieutenant Governor Kinder, state officials, members of the legislature, members of my cabinet, and my fellow Missourians.
This evening it is my pleasure to be...
| May 13, 2013
| 2:20 PM
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Primary care doctors should ask adults how much and how often they drink alcohol and counsel those with risky and dangerous drinking habits, a government-backed panel said today.
Based on a review of studies conducted since...
| May 15, 2013
| 11:57 AM
After building up the Glendale Community College men's and women's teams and leading each to appearances in the California Community College Athletic Assn. Golf Championship, Greg Osbourne resigned his post as coach to become Cal State Bakersfield's...
| Apr 28, 2013
| 8:55 PM
We oldsters enjoy our idle time, and whenever a few of us gather, we love to talk of family, philosophy and the latest local, national and international news. Yes, discussion gets a little heated whenever the talks turn to politics. But so far, we all...