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Tressel: Direct Relation Between YSU’s Graduation Rates And Financial Troubles

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Friday was the first day on the job for acting Youngstown State University president Jim Tressel. He takes over a school struggling with declining graduation rates, and a nearly $10 million budget shortfall. Fourteen years after he was a winning coach there, Jim Tressel is back at Youngstown State. Tressel led the Penguins to four… Read More

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Healthcare Colleague Endorses Cosgrove As Head Of VA

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The Wall Street Journal is reporting that President Obama’s top pick to head Veterans Affairs is Cleveland Clinic CEO Toby Cosgrove. One healthcare colleague gives Cosgrove a hearty endorsement to straighten out the troubled system. Neither the Clinic nor the White House is confirming the report. But James Weinstein, CEO of New Hamphire’s Dartmouth-Hitchcock medical… Read More

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Cleveland Group Promotes Alternate Nuclear Power

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It has the makings of a classic conspiracy theory. Government scientists in the 1960’s developed a smaller, potentially safer form of nuclear power using a cheap and abundant fuel, only to have the program mothballed and kept secret for decades. The Thorium Molten-Salt reactor was one of several nuclear reactor designs developed at Tennessee’s Oak… Read More