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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

Brock Allen Turner

Former Stanford Freshman Swimmer Charged With Raping Unconscious Woman On Campus

A former Stanford University student has been charged with raping an intoxicated, unconscious woman on the campus.

01/27/2015

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Stanford Researchers Find Telecommuters More Productive, But Workers At Home May Be More Lonely

With more companies looking at allowing their employees to work from home, a team of researchers from Stanford found home-based workers are more productive, but also found telecommuting is not for everyone.

01/26/2015

Camera strapped onto a Humboldt squid. (Stanford University)

Stanford Researchers Strap ‘Crittercam’ Onto Squid, Discover How They Speak, Hide Themselves

Researchers at Stanford University strapped cameras on squid off the coast of Mexico and found the sea creatures likely use visual patterns to communicate and to camouflage themselves, according to a study released this week.

01/23/2015

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