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July 7, 2010

Creighton in the News

New Casinos May Be Bad Luck For Atlantic City
National Public Radio, July 6, 2010
Creighton University economist Ernie Goss says the motivation for state governments is pretty obvious. "It's a way of getting tax revenues at a very fast clip," he says. "So there's a real, real incentive on the side of the state, on the side of the city to approve casinos."
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Where are the jobs?
Omaha World-Herald, July 4, 2010
Creighton University economist Ernie Goss said he's seeing less confidence in the recovery among the business managers he surveys, though their overall mood still favors growth. “Things have definitely gotten softer,” he said. “Uncertainty is the big killer right now.”
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Reunited boy may be deported
Omaha World-Herald, July 6, 2010
David Weber, a Creighton University assistant law professor who specializes in immigration, said it might be easier, in the eyes of the federal government, to return an undocumented youth before he gets too rooted in U.S. ways. The longer the child stays, the more he could lose the cultural identity of his homeland.
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Stand and deliver
Omaha World Herald, July 5, 2010
Dr. Maureen Fleming, director of general obstetrics and gynecology at the Creighton University School of Medicine, said the decision about delivery position shouldn't belong solely to the physician. “Ideally, it should be the woman” who decides, Fleming said.
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iKaryos Diagnostics Offers Cancer Diagnostic Services to Asia Pacific and Middle East
Business Wire, July 7, 2010
iKaryos Diagnostics provides better diagnostic, prognostic and therapeutic information for cancer patients and their physicians. iKaryos Diagnostics is a privately held company headquartered in Palo Alto, Calif., with a CLIA- and CAP-certified diagnostic laboratory operated in collaboration with Creighton University in Omaha, Neb.
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Negative side effects of fish oil capsules
Helium, July 3, 2010
However, when taken in excess there can also be negative side effects of fish oil capsules. According to the Creighton University Medical Center, many of these are simply minor annoyances.
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Vanguard, July 4, 2010
“If you don’t have adequate calcium in your diet, any attempt at weight loss will be less productive,” says Robert P. Heaney, MD, John A. Creighton University; Professor at Creighton University.
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Artino paints picture of early success
Omaha World-Herald, July 2, 2010
Yes, incoming 6-foot-11 Creighton freshman Will Artino has all those skills that every basketball big man desires. Artino apparently has also mastered an art that some find foreign.
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Creighton pushes ahead with coaching search
Omaha World-Herald, July 6, 2010
Interest appears to be high in the Creighton softball coaching job that opened with Brent Vigness’ departure for Wisconsin.
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