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Hoover Tower at Stanford University (Credit, Randy Yagi)

Stanford Student’s ‘Cry For Help': Reportedly Admits Poisoning Classmates’ Water Bottles With Formaldehyde

A Stanford graduate student who said it was “a cry for help” admitted putting a lab chemical in classmate’s water bottles.

04/01/2015

Hoover Tower near the Main Quad at Stanford University in the San Francisco Bay Area, Palo Alto, California, United States of America, North America

Former Stanford Medical Student Accused Of Poisoning Lab Mates

A former medical student at Stanford University has been charged with four felony counts, after allegedly poisoning fellow students.

04/01/2015

Hoover Tower at Stanford University (Credit, Randy Yagi)

Allegations Of Cheating By Large Number Of Students Rocks Stanford Campus

Possible cheating among a large number of students has caused turmoil on the Stanford University campus.

03/30/2015

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Cheap Gas Likely To Last Next 20 Years As Global Oil Prices Continue Plummeting

California continues to have the highest prices among all 50 states with $3.20 per gallon — $ .80 above the national average — but it’s starting to come back down thanks to a drop in the price of crude oil globally.

03/30/2015

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Bay Area Universities Among Best For Landing ‘Desirable’ Job, LinkedIn Data Finds

Using their vast databank, LinkedIn ranked colleges and universities based on graduates who get “desirable” jobs.

03/24/2015

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

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Stanford Men’s Basketball Fate Depends On National Results

This is the dilemma when you don’t win enough in January and February: You’re left in March scoreboard watching, hoping other teams lose. That’s where the Stanford men’s basketball team finds itself today as it prepares for its final two regular-season games.

03/05/2015

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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