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‘Gator-grown’ company conducts trials of new brain injury test at UF

By on April 29th, 2013 | Last updated: April 29, 2013 at 1:44 pm

Banyan Biomarkers is working with two UF teams of researchers to find a better way to detect concussions.

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Swallowtail Farm to host its 2013 spring festival

By on April 25th, 2013 | Last updated: April 28, 2013 at 5:22 pm

Swallowtail Farm will be hosting its fourth annual Spring Festival on Saturday from noon to 10 p.m.

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Manhunt continues in Boston; Conn. residents warned to be on lookout for green Honda Civic

By on April 19th, 2013 | Last updated: May 3, 2013 at 11:19 am

Update 2:19 p.m. TORONTO (AP) — An aunt of the Boston Marathon bombing suspects says the older brother recently became a devout Muslim who prayed five times a day. Maret Tsarnaeva told reporters at her Toronto home on Friday that [...]

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Boston bombing suspect dead; suburbs shut down in manhunt for second

By and on April 19th, 2013 | Last updated: April 19, 2013 at 5:03 pm

Updates throughout day: One suspect in the Boston Marathon bombings is dead and a massive manhunt is underway for another. Authorities have shut down mass transportation and tell residents in Boston suburbs to “stay inside.”

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WUFT-FM wins seven Regional Edward R. Murrow Awards

By on April 18th, 2013 | Last updated: April 18, 2013 at 4:44 pm

WUFT-FM won seven Regional Edward R. Murrow Awards. The Radio Television Digital News Association announced the winners Thursday.

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WATCH NOW: Video of interfaith service dedicated to the Boston Marathon bombing victims

By on April 18th, 2013 | Last updated: April 18, 2013 at 11:36 am

Watch video of Healing Our City: an interfaith service in Boston. President Obama will speak.

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Ron Paul at UF: youth support marks career highlight

By on April 16th, 2013 | Last updated: April 16, 2013 at 1:42 pm

Ron Paul said Monday night that the pinnacle of a decades-long political career has been “being well received on college campuses.”

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Police searching apartment after 3 killed, 140+ injured in Boston Marathon blasts

By and on April 15th, 2013 | Last updated: October 27, 2013 at 8:55 pm

Two explosions went off near the finish line at the Boston Marathon; reports say 3 dead and more than 140 injured in the blasts.

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Larry Mann executed for 1981 killing of 10-year-old girl

By on April 12th, 2013 | Last updated: April 22, 2013 at 1:42 pm

Larry Mann, convicted of the 1981 killing of ten-year-old Elisa Vera Nelson, was executed at the Florida State Prison in Raiford on Wednesday.

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Gainesville researcher preventing housefly reproduction with a virus

By on April 11th, 2013 | Last updated: April 11, 2013 at 7:33 pm

A virus among houseflies may have a practical use.

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