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Midlife Changes in Alzheimer’s Biomarkers May Predict Dementia

St. Louis, MO - infoZine - “It’s too early to use these biomarkers to definitively predict whether individual patients will develop Alzheimer’s …

The Brain

Korean War Veteran, Missing for 65 Years, Laid to Rest

Arlington, VA - infoZine - Nearly 66 years later, Army Sgt. Joseph M. Snock was buried with honors Monday at Arlington National Cemetery.

“He is at …

Foreign Policy

Canada Oil Sands Emits More Carbon Than from U.S. Crude

Washington DC - infoZine - The production of petroleum from Canada’s oil sands is on the rise with much of it destined for U.S. refineries. As the …

Carbon

2015 Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup Quarterfinal Field

New York, NY - infoZine - Sporting KC are the most recent champions of the tournament, having won the title in 2012. The Chicago Fire (2006) and LA …

American Soccer

West Nile Virus Vaccine Enters Human Clinical Trials

Washington DC - infoZine - The experimental vaccine was discovered and developed by scientists at the Oregon National Primate Research Center at …

Viruses

Solar Power Tips; Homeowners' Options

Washington DC - infoZine - If you’re thinking about using solar power at home, the Federal Trade Commission has new information to help you sort …

Renewable Energy

Kansas City Royals' Players Moves

Kansas City, MO - infoZine - The Kansas City Royals have recalled infielder Cheslor Cuthbert from Triple-A Omaha and placed third baseman Mike …

Kansas City Royals

Lead Tenants Named in Multi-phase K-State Office Park

Manhattan, KS - infoZine - This innovative four-phase project will help lead the development of Kansas State University’s north campus corridor and …

Manhattan

Artificial Pancreas Could Help Diabetes Patients Control Their Blood Sugar

Washington DC - infoZine - Living with Type 1 diabetes requires constant monitoring of blood sugar levels and injecting insulin daily. Now scientists …

Diabetes

Your Food and Beverage Needs for Exercise

By Karen Collins, MS, RDN, CDN, FAND - Q: I’ve heard that it’s important to have proper fuel and liquids before exercise. How do I get enough for …

Healthy Food

Buttermilk Is Your Friend

By Dana Jacobi - I want to rename buttermilk. It should be called magic milk because of all it does.

Food

Royals: Perez, Escobar, Cain and Gordon to Start All-star Game

A franchise record four Kansas City Royals will represent the American League as starters in the 2015 All-Star Game

Kansas City Royals

Emmet Gowin: Photographs on View at the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art

Emmet Gowin: Photographs includes a wide variety of subject matter and places, but is united by the intuitive logic of Gowin’s artistic vision and …

Museums

Recycling Those Old, Unwanted Paint, Primer and Stains

Dear EarthTalk: What is the best way to recycle my old and/or unwanted paint, primer and stains? - Kim Beeler, Lake Oswego, OR

Recycling

Warm Salmon and Potato Salad with Green Beans Recipe

The chunky potato and roasted salmon salad has a creamy buttermilk dressing.

Recipes

New Treatment for Cystic Fibrosis Approved

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration recently approved the first drug for cystic fibrosis directed at treating the cause of the disease in people …

Cystic Fibrosis

The Fourth of July 2015, by the Numbers

Washington DC - infoZine - This most American of holidays will be marked with typical festivities ranging from fireworks, parades and concerts to …

July 4th

Obama: Remember the Words of Our Founders, Video

Washington DC - infoZine - Remarks of President Barack Obama, Weekly Address, The White House, July 4, 2015

Happy Fourth of July, everybody. Like many …

July 4th

Test Compost Before Adding to Garden Soil

Columbia, MO - infoZine - David Trinklein, horticulture specialist for University of Missouri Extension, says the contamination is coming from the …

Gardening

FC Kansas City Wins 3-0 vs Washington Spirit

Kansas City, MO - infoZine - FC Kansas City (4-5-2, 14 points) returned home to Swope Soccer Village after five weeks in great fashion as the Blues …

American Soccer

Keeping Your Barbecue Safe, Video

Manhattan, KS - infoZine - For many people, summer holidays such as the Fourth of July mean enjoying time outdoors and firing up the grill. Elizabeth …

BBQ

Timing Is Critical for the Success of Some Spawning Fish

Manoa, Hawaii - infoZine - Many reef fish form “spawning aggregations”, gathering at highly predictable times and locations to spawn and produce …

Fish

Don't Lose Your Independence This Holiday

Jefferson City, MO - infoZine - If you’re thinking about driving impaired this week, the red, white and blue flashing lights of your Independence Day …

Driving

FBI Terror Warnings, What Are They Good For...

Washington DC - infoZine - Adam Johnson just wrote the piece "Zero for 40 at Predicting Attacks: Why Do Media Still Take FBI Terror Warnings …

FBI

There Was No Shooting at Navy Yard, Video

Washington, DC - infoZine - Scripps Howard Foundation Wire - At a press conference nearly four hours after the first call to police, Metropolitan …

Policing

Rick Perry’s Plan to Lure Black Voters to the GOP

Washington, DC - infoZine - Scripps Howard Foundation Wire - “When we gave up on trying to win the support of African-Americans, we lost our moral …

Republican Party

Human Rights Watch to U.S.: Lifting Arm Restrictions to Bahrain a Bad Move

Washington DC - infoZine - The US decision comes less than two weeks after a Bahrain court sentenced the country’s highest-profile opposition figure, …

Human Rights

What Makes Fireflies Glow? Video

Washington DC - infoZine - As fireflies are delighting children across the country with their nighttime displays, scientists are closing in on a …

Fireflies

Settlement Allows Dollar Tree to Acquire Family Dollar's Stores

Jefferson City, MO - infoZine - Attorney General Chris Koster announced the terms of a settlement that he and 16 other states have reached with …

Family Dollar