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WFU Sustainability Experts React to Supreme Court’s Decision on Clean Power Plan

WFU law professors provide insight on the Supreme Court’s decision on Clean Power Plan.

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ND Expert: Pope-Russian Patriarch Meeting Over-Hyped

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AACN Calls for Strong Investments for Preparing the Nursing Workforce in Light of the President’s FY 2017 Budget

AACN called for stronger investments regarding proposed funding levels outlined in President Obama’s Fiscal Year (FY) 2017 Budget that would impact the nursing workforce, critical healthcare research, and ultimately, the delivery of care across the nation.

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New Hampshire Was a Double-Win for Trump as GOP Field Remains Crowded, UB Political Scientist Says

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Study Concludes Iranians Strongly Support Rouhani & Growing International Engagement

Study also finds Iranians retain negative and wary stance toward the U.S.

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ASEAN Summit: U-M Experts Can Discuss What to Expect

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ND Expert: Supreme Court's Suspension of Clean Power Plan a Devastating Loss for Obama Administration

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President’s Budget Proposes $20 Million Pilot Program to Increase Access to PrEP

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In this opinion piece, Sean Bland, JD, an associate at the O’Neill Institute for National and Global Health Law at Georgetown University, discusses President Obama’s proposed pilot program to increase access to pre-exposure prophylaxis for HIV prevention.

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Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Commends President Obama's Request to Congress: Increase Funding to Food and Nutrition Programming and Research

The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics commends President Obama’s budget request to Congress, which prioritizes food, nutrition programming and research.

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UofSC Faculty Experts: 2016 South Carolina Primaries and Presidential Election

With the New Hampshire primary today, all eyes will turn to South Carolina, site of the first-in-the-South presidential primaries on Feb. 20 and 27. The University of South Carolina’s Office of Public Relations has compiled a list of faculty experts who can discuss topics relevant to the South Carolina primaries and the presidential election.

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University of Utah Law Professor Paul Cassell Asks President Obama to Commute 55-Year Mandatory Minimum Sentence of Weldon Angelos

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In letter to White House, Cassell, a former federal judge, cites “unjust” 55-year mandatory minimum sentence he was forced to hand down in 2004 to Angelos, then a 24-year-old music producer.

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U.S. Missile Plan in Korean Peninsula Makes Little Technical Sense

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Venezuelan Economy Facing the Perfect Storm

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Three Takes on New Hampshire Primaries

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Penn Researcher Illustrates Impact of Drone Usage in Areas of Conflict

The use of drones has had significant consequences for how governments conduct counter-terrorism operations. But technological limitations mean they are less likely to effect wars between countries, according to a new paper co-authored by Michael C. Horowitz, a political scientist at the University of Pennsylvania.

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Cornell Food Safety Expert Available to Comment on Chipotle Closures

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Legal Expert on Equal Protection, Constitutional Law Available for Comment on Women Registering for Selective Service

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Agricultural Policies in Africa Could Be Harming the Poorest

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Agricultural policies aimed at alleviating poverty in Africa could be making things worse, according to research by the University of East Anglia (UEA).

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Experts at DePaul University Weigh in on Presidential Primaries

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Taser Shock Disrupts Brain Function, Has Implications for Police Interrogations

In a randomized control trial, volunteer participants were subjected to Taser shocks and tested for cognitive impairment. Some showed short-term declines in cognitive functioning comparable to dementia, raising serious questions about the ability of police suspects to understand their rights at the point of arrest.