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Darkwa makes Miami's roster; 49ers cut McDermott

Saturday was a good day for one former Ensworth football player, but a bad one for another.

Tailback Orleans Darkwa, an undrafted free agent from Tulane, made Miami’s 53-man roster. 637 more words


Former Valley quarterbacks looking to lead college teams

Interactive graphic Former Valley quarterbacks looking to lead college teams

Arizona is becoming a quarterback state with more each year getting to the college level and making a name for themselves. 688 more words


Class 5A Pre-Season Rankings: Top 5

UIL realignment guarantees a new Class 5A state champ for 2014,but there are plenty of familiar program vying to become the top team.

Aledo is the defending Class 4A state champ and the Bearcats have a new coach with Steve Wood elevated from to interim head coach for 2014 which begins as the first game at Baylor’s McLane Stadium against Cedar Park on Friday. 629 more words


Preps: Area teams face challenging openers

It’s opening day for most of the area’s high school football teams, traditionally a time for teams to play a nondescript out-of-league game.

But not this year. 654 more words


Yoga reduces stress; now it’s known why

27 JUL 2012

UCLA study helps caregivers of people with dementia

Six months ago, researchers at UCLA published a study that showed using a specific type of yoga to engage in a brief, simple daily meditation reduced the stress levels of people who care for those stricken by Alzheimer’s and dementia. 696 more words

Missed - Medical Breakthroughs

In our digital world, are young people losing the ability to read emotions?

Stuart Wolpert | August 21, 2014

Children’s social skills may be declining as they have less time for face-to-face interaction due to their increased use of digital media, according to a UCLA psychology study. 759 more words

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Judge Rules Against NCAA in UCLA Case; Says Athletes Can Sell Name, Likeness

A federal judge on Friday ruled in favor of a former UCLA college basketball star who sued to end the NCAA’s control over the rights to college athletes’ names, images and likenesses. 522 more words

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