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Comedian David Brenner Dies at 78

Hollywood Reporter - 15 Mar 2014
David Brenner, the wry stand-up comic and pundit from Philadelphia who as a favorite of Johnny Carson appeared more times on The Tonight Show than any other guest, died Saturday. He was 78. our editor recommends. Joan Rivers: Why Johnny Carson ...
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UC San Diego medical school reaches for the top as it turns 50

The San Diego Union-Tribune - 18 Mar 2018
Even bigger news may be in the offing: Dr. David Brenner, the med school's dean, is hunting for someone willing to give $300 million in return for naming the school. It would be the largest single gift that a donor has ever made in San Diego County ...
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Special UV light could kill airborne flu virus, study finds

WPIX 11 New York - 16 Feb 2018
NEW YORK — Imagine a light that could kill the flu. It's close to a reality. A study out of Columbia University shows a certain type of ultraviolet light could decrease the airborne transmission of the contagious, at times deadly, virus. "Next flu ...
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Killing the flu virus with a special kind of ultraviolet light

Michigan Radio - 09 Mar 2018
Brenner found in a recent study that it can kill the influenza virus without hurting people's skin or eyes. “Bacteria and viruses such as the influenza virus are really, really small. So, far-UVC light can penetrate them as they're floating around in ...
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Runner reunites with nurse who helped save his life - 17 Feb 2018
David Brenner suffered a heart attack while running the Portland Marathon last year, but fortunately for him, Kirstyn Rossman stopped running and performed CPR until paramedics arrived. Author: Art Edwards. Published: 6:15 PM PST February 16, 2018 ...
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Youngstown Vindicator - 15 Mar 2018
Christina L. Brenner, 56 S. Main St., Hubbard, and David J. Brenner, 344 Creed St., Struthers. Cristie Phillips, 344 First St., Lake Milton, and Gregory Phillips, 14478 Sturbridge Road NE, Alliance. Michele Kacir-Farina, 265 Park Ave., Lowellville, and ...
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Shine Some Ultraviolet Light To Kill Influenza

PrecisionVaccinations (press release) - 19 Feb 2018
“If our results are confirmed in other settings, it follows that the use of overhead low-level far-UVC light in public locations would be a safe and efficient method for limiting the transmission and spread of airborne-mediated microbial diseases, such ...
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UV Gadgets and Virtual Docs Take On a Very Bad Flu Season

IEEE Spectrum - 22 Feb 2018
The lights emit a narrow spectrum of ultraviolet C (UVC) light, called far-UVC, at a wavelength of about 222 nanometers. This month, a team out of Columbia University Medical Center reported for the first time that a very low dose of far-UVC light ...
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UV Light May Help Fight the Flu Without Harming Humans

Newsweek - 17 Feb 2018
“We think that this type of overhead light could be efficacious for basically any public setting,” Brenner told Time. “Think about doctor's waiting rooms, schools, airports and airplanes—any place where there's a likelihood for airborne viruses ...
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Runner reunites with nurse who helped save his life at Portland Marathon

FOX 28 Spokane (press release) (blog) - 19 Feb 2018
Kirstyn Rossman says she just happened to be in the right place at the right time. KGW 8 reports that David Brenner was running the Portland Marathon last October when he had a heart attack. Rossman, who is a nurse, stopped running and began CPR. She ...
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Tam Union district board OKs budget cut plan

Marin Independent Journal - 16 Mar 2018
Tam Union Superintendent David Yoshihara and board president Leslie Lundgren Harlander listened Tuesday as members of the school community reacted to a budget deficit reduction plan that included $3 million in cuts for next school year and another $4 ...
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David Farrier talks with his old friend who had sex with a dolphin

The Spinoff - 13 Mar 2018
Seven years after first interviewing him about having sex with a dolphin, David Farrier reconnects with Malcolm Brenner for an update. “When I went to Floridaland in November 1970, I had absolutely no intention or inclination to have sex with a dolphin ...
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Today in History

San Francisco Chronicle - 18 Mar 2018
In 1937, in America's worst school disaster, nearly 300 people, most of them children, were killed in a natural gas explosion at the New London Consolidated School in Rusk County, Texas. In 1938, Mexican President Lazaro Cardenas nationalized his ...
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Could ultraviolet lamps slow the spread of flu?

Science Magazine - 03 Jan 2018
So for the past 4 years, a group led by physicist David Brenner at Columbia University Medical Center in New York City has tested shorter wavelengths, known as “far UVC light” that can't penetrate the outer layers of the eyes or skin. The researchers ...
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Strengthen neighborhood schools without turning them into magnets - 18 Sep 2017
David Brenner is a candidate for Cincinnati Public School Board and the father of four students in the district. As a parent of four students in CPS and the chairman of the LSDMC at Sands Montessori, I've had a lot of questions about how our district ...
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UNM hosts first finalist in hunt for new president

Albuquerque Journal - 10 Oct 2017
“I've only picked positions if I thought I could do good and I thought I could have fun.” University of California-San Diego's vice chancellor for health sciences, Brenner on Monday became the first of the presidential finalists to conduct a town hall ...
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Watch an exclusive clip from Justice League starring Wonder Woman

Entertainment Focus - 23 Feb 2018
The behind-the-scenes team includes director of photography Fabian Wagner (Game of Thrones), production designer Patrick Tatopoulos, editor David Brenner, Oscar-nominated costume designer Michael Wilkinson (American Hustle) and visual effects ...
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The Soup Peddler Yellow-Bikes Its Way to 16 Years

Austin Chronicle - 21 Feb 2018
David Ansel, the Soup Peddler himself, was on hand with a screening of Lisa Kaselak's 2005 documentary about his then-nascent business – and with gallons upon gallons of duck soup (and a complementary meatless gumbo for the vegans) to accompany the ...
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Report cards do not reflect what makes schools effective - 23 Oct 2017
David Brenner is a candidate for Cincinnati Public School Board, chairman of the Local School Decision Making Committee (LSDMC) at Sand Montessori and the father of four students in the district. It's that season again. State report cards for our ...

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