Are gun violence researchers becoming an endangered species?

...proportions."The line is: 'If it's not a public health issue, why are so many people dying?'" said Philip Cook, a Duke University economist who in the 1970s began studying the impact of guns on society.The CDC, the federal government's lead...
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Officials kill invasive fish in Oregon ponds take your goldfish out here, I have no idea," said Bill Duke, district fish biologist for the Oregon Department of Fish and...Wildlife officials stock the ponds with rainbow trout for anglers.Duke said the goldfish and catfish increased competition for food...
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Perseverance Theatre opens 37th season with 'Othello'

...but it still has a connotation, like the Duke says in the play, 'Your son in-law is far more...Rabinovitch as Emilia/messenger of the duke, Levi Ben-Israel as Michael Cassio...Nelson as Bianca/senator, Eric Vang as Duke of Venice/Montano, Bryan Crowder as...
No. 15 Ole Miss stuns No. 2 Alabama

...UConn is 2-1.NO. 23 N'WESTERN 19, DUKE 10DURHAM, N.C. - Warren Long ran 55...punt return late to help Northwestern beat Duke.Solomon Vault returned the opening kickoff...Thomas Sirk had a 5-yard touchdown run for Duke (2-1).NO. 24 WISCONSIN 28, TROY...
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Lots of trees to hug: 3 trillion on Earth

...decades, and it might be hard to find space, but it can be done, Crowther said.Outside scientists such as Norm Christensen of Duke University said the way the study was conducted made sense and is well executed. But he wonders how useful it is to know the...
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Duke professor defends racial comments

RALEIGH, N.C. - A Duke University professor criticized for an...goes on to say: "I am a professor at Duke University. Every Asian student has a...strong criticism on social media and in the Duke community. A statement released to several...
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Fairbanks talk show host Dukes to move south

...The Fairbanks Daily News-Miner reports Michael Dukes, host of The Michael Dukes Show, is leaving Fairbanks for KBYR-radio in Anchorage...broadcasts to Anchorage and the Matanuska-Susitna area.Dukes hosted his conservative talk show on KFAR for 12...
Study: Women with mild memory problem worsen faster than men

...before Alzheimer's symptoms hit.First, Duke University researchers compared nearly...couldn't account for the difference, said Duke medical student Katherine Lin, who coauthored the study with Duke psychiatry professor Dr. P. Murali Doraiswamy...
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'The conversation we're stuck with'

...serious, systemic problems besetting America's mental health system, says Jeffrey Swanson, a professor of psychiatry at Duke University School of Medicine."Forty percent of people with serious mental illness are going without treatment - our systems...
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NCAA tweaks March Madness seeding rules for more flexibility

...geographical advantage.The Badgers ended up as a No. 1 seed and played - and beat - Kentucky in the Final Four before losing to Duke in the championship game. But if Wisconsin had ended up as a 2 seed, and clearly the best team on that line, the rules would...
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