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A Beacon Hill zoning case has prompted calls of gentrification, racism, bullying, and pornography. What is going on in the case of French & Michigan?

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Some of the strategies that have led to your bad financial decisions are 35 million-years-old, argued Laurie Santos in her Ted Talk on deciphering risk and decision-making in primates.

Not only that, but she said that it may be impossible for all of humanity's improvements and advancements to escape the programmed biases of our primate ancestors. 

Ryan E. Poppe

Top doctors tell lawmakers that there would be no timeframe for Ebola patients being held in isolation at local hospitals, ahead of move to an Ebola-treatment facility.

Hospital officials are concerned that some medical facilities do not have an adequate supply of one-piece biohazard suits, which the CDC requires healthcare workers wear in order to treat patients showing signs of Ebola.  

Support TPR And The Food Bank

Oct 20, 2014
San Antonio Food Bank

As we move closer to the holiday season, the strain on the San Antonio Food Bank becomes even greater.   

It’s a time when kids won’t be getting, meals at school and many seniors are choosing between having to pay for utilities or buying food.

That's why a generous donor has stepped forward to help support TPR and the San Antonio Food Bank.

San Antonio Food Bank
San Antonio Food Bank

Summer is the busiest time of the year for the San Antonio Food Bank. Children are out of school, and distribution is correspondingly high, leaving shelves almost bare at the beginning of fall. So the San Antonio Food Bank is launching its 12th annual Food4SA campaign to collect food for the winter months. Food Bank President and CEO, Eric Cooper, says the bank’s annual Food4SA campaign aims to raise one million pounds of food in November.

“We’ve had a busy year. We are at a low, we’re really needing to restock,” he explains.

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