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Researchers: Depression Adds to Heart Attack Risk

Local researchers say they have found another big risk factor for cardiac disease and they want the American Heart Association to add it to the list.

02/26/2014

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Movie Star, Wash U. Grad Harold Ramis Dies

Member of St. Louis Walk of Fame said he based jokes for the movie “Animal House” on his fraternity experience in college.

02/24/2014

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Charlie Brennan – Thursday, February 20th – STL Blues Chrmn. Tom Stillman from Sochi Olympics; Michael Moss on SALT SUGAR FAT; Tracy Droz Tragos on “Rich Hill”; Explorer Kenny Broad on the Fame Lab Competiton

STL Blues Chairman and KMOX Sochi Correspondent Tom Stillman talks Olympic hockey. Pulitzer Prize-Winning Reporter Michael Moss on his book, SALT SUGAR FAT. Charlie and Debbie talk with Tracy Droz Tragos, Director/Producer of a new […]

02/20/2014

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Washington U. to Sponsor All-Girls Charter School

A new charter school for girls in St. Louis will focus on math, engineering and technology while trying to close the gender gap in the male-dominated hard sciences.

01/16/2014

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Study: Drug, Alcohol Use Higher Among Mentally Ill

Researchers at Washington University School found that rates of smoking, drinking and drug use are significantly higher among those with psychotic disorders.

01/02/2014

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St. Louis Area Seeing Spike in Influenza Cases

New flu cases doubled over the past week in St. Louis County, jumping from 73 to 158 this week for a total of 371 this season.

12/26/2013

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Study: Cats Have Been Domesticated For Approximately 5,300 Years

Researchers have found that cats have been domesticated companions for humans for 5,300 years.

12/19/2013

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Boeing Promotes St. Louis-Based Executive to President

Dennis Muilenburg was the president and chief executive of St. Louis-headquarted Boeing Defense, Space & Security.

12/18/2013

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Missouri’s Highest-Paid College Presidents

The Chronicle of Higher Education recently published a list of 550 presidents with the largest endowments in the U.S., 14 Missouri institutions made the list.

12/17/2013

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More International Students Choosing Missouri for Higher Education

A new report ranks Missouri 12th nationwide for the number of international students enrolled at the state’s colleges and universities.

11/14/2013

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