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Study Reveals Terrorist Attacks Shifted from Air to Rail

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Data on terrorist attacks from 1982 to 2011 show a long-term trend away from air attacks and toward railroad and subway attacks, underscoring the need for increased intelligence gathering to intercept those redirected attempts.

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Expert: Obama’s Wall Street Crackdown a Game-Changer for Middle Class Americans

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SCOTUS Child Testimony Case: A ‘Win-Win-Win’ Solution

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The Disconnect Between Local Pipeline Perceptions and the Symbolic National Political Battle Over Keystone Pipeline

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Developers Help Fund Transit Through Value Capture Plans

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Transit improvements increase property values, and cities increasingly are asking real estate developers to help fund transit facilities that will benefit their projects, according to a report by the Urban Transportation Center at the University of Illinois at Chicago.

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Iowa State Professor Working to Improve Mental Health Care for Veterans

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An Iowa State professor has new perspective as to the challenges veterans face when seeking mental health care. It’s an issue Alicia Carriquiry was aware, but she never fully understood the need until listening to veterans testify about their situation.

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WCS Praises Florida Senate for Introducing Ivory Ban

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The following statement is from John Calvelli, WCS Executive Vice President for Public Affairs and Director of the 96 Elephants Campaign.

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Vanderbilt Expert Explains How the Supreme Court Should Rule on Latest Affordable Care Act Lawsuit

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Legislative Decision-Making Can Be Influenced by Testimony

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Most state legislators say testimony at legislative hearings is influential, though few report that it changes their votes, finds research from the Brown School at Washington University in St. Louis. “Testimony does matter, especially if it is delivered by credited, trustworthy presenters,” said lead author Sarah Moreland-Russell, PhD, assistant research professor at the Brown School.

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Law Professor Available to Offer Insight into Obama Immigration Legal Battle

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