Stanford University

Amber Orrange #33 of the Stanford Cardinal pushes the ball up court.

Stanford Defeats Oklahoma, Returns To Sweet 16 In NCAA Tournament

Amber Orrange scored 24 points and Lili Thompson added 19 as Stanford’s backcourt mates took the game over in the second half Monday to lead the fourth-seeded Cardinal to an 86-76 victory over fifth-seeded Oklahoma in the second round of the NCAA Tournament.

03/23/2015

Dr. Paul Kalanithi, a neurologist at Stanford University, died of lung cancer on March 9, 2015. He is pictured with his daughter, Cady. (Stanford University)

Stanford Neurosurgeon Dies Of Stage-4 Lung Cancer At 37

A Stanford neurosurgeon who’d recently completed his residency and become a first time father died of lung cancer Monday at the age of 37, according to a statement issued by the journal Stanford Medicine.

03/11/2015

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Stanford Launches iPhone App To Determine Person’s ‘Heart Age,’ Ways To Improve Heart Health

Researchers at Stanford University have launched a new app that lets iPhone users measure the health of their hearts and could help scientists study ways to prevent and treat heart disease.

03/09/2015

U.S. Ambassador to South Korea Mark Lippert. (JAY DIRECTO/AFP/Getty Images)

US Ambassador To South Korea Mark Lippert, Stanford Alum, Slashed By Knife-Wielding Man In Violent Attack

U.S. Ambassador to South Korea Mark Lippert was slashed by a man in a violent attack during in Downtown Seoul.

03/04/2015

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Stanford Researchers Reportedly Working On Air Cleaning Window Screen To Fight Smog

A team of researchers at Stanford University have developed material for a window screen that could help people in cities with high amounts of air pollution breathe easier.

03/03/2015

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Stanford Study Finds Many LGBT Medical Students Fear Discrimination

A newly-released study from Stanford University researchers found many lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender students in medical school chose not to disclose their sexual identity or orientation and many feared being discriminated against.

02/19/2015

Stanford MRI measuring the emotion of love in the brain. (CBS)

How Deep Is Your Love? Stanford Researchers Use MRI Scans To Measure, See Emotion

Love will be measured all kinds of silly ways this Valentine’s Day, maybe the number of roses or maybe the cost of dinner. But it turns out there really is a way to measure love, you can even see it.

02/13/2015

President Barack Obama walks off Air Force One as he arrives in San Francisco at the start of a four-day trip to California on February 12, 2015. (NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images)

President Barack Obama Visiting Bay Area; Expect Traffic, Cable Car Disruptions

President Barack Obama will be in the Bay Area from Thursday evening through Saturday for a cybersecurity summit and fundraiser. Commuters and visitors to San Francisco and the Peninsula should expect traffic disruptions, including the suspension of Cable Car service.

02/12/2015

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Gates Foundation Donating $50 Million To Stanford For ‘New Generation Of Vaccines’

The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation plans to give Stanford University $50 million over the next 10 years to help develop vaccines.

01/30/2015

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Ex-Stanford Student Charged In Alleged Campus Assault Denies Raping Unconscious Woman

A former Stanford University student charged with raping a drunk and unconscious woman at an on-campus fraternity party admitted to sexually fondling her but denied raping her.

01/29/2015

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