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CIA Director Gina Haspel Makes Rare Public Appearance At Auburn University

CIA Director Gina Haspel made a rare public appearance — including a question and answer session — at Auburn University to speak with students about global threats.
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Research says this is why you should keep your cat inside

Pet owners should keep their cats inside, according to new research out of Auburn University. Buzz60's Sean Dowling has more.            [Author: Buzz60]
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Alabama governor awards Auburn University grant to study carinata viability

In Alabama, a $39,757 grant awarded by Gov. Kay Ivey will enable Auburn University to determine if an oilseed crop can be successfully grown and marketed in Alabama as a biofuel and become another cash crop for the state’s farmers. The study will determine not only if carinata can be successfully grown in the state, but if farmers are willing to grow it and if there is a suitable market for the product. Also to be considered is if there is available transportation and processing facilities. The ...
Tags: Alabama, Research, Grant, Carinata, Auburn University, Kay Ivey

The college gymnast who broke both her legs called the career-ending injury a 'small setback' and said she's 'really excited' for her future

Samantha Cerio, the Auburn University gymnast who dislocated her knees and tore multiple ligaments in her legs during a floor routine, called the career-ending injury a "small setback" in an interview with NBC's "TODAY" show on Monday morning. Cerio, a 22-year-old senior at Auburn, was injured while trying to perform a blind landing on a tumbling pass at an NCAA regional competition on April 5. She told "TODAY" about the injury: "When I had landed that one I felt like something was a little...
Tags: News, Nbc, Ncaa, Auburn, Auburn University, Samantha Cerio, Cerio

McCarthy moving among game's elite

Julie McCarthy, Picture: Wade Rackley/Auburn Athletics Irish women's golf is on a high with Forrest Little's Julie McCarthy the latest star to emerge following her maiden US collegiate win in the Clemson Invitational on Tuesday.As Lurgan's Maeve Cummins broke through to win the SAC Championship for Carson-Newman University this week, 20-year old McCarthy achieved one of her career...
Tags: Europe, US, Alabama, Sport, Ireland, Arkansas, Tennessee, Golf, Ncaa, SEC, Auburn, Mccarthy, Andrea Lee, Auburn University, Julie, Shane

Auburn University gymnast retires from sport, as details of devastating leg injury revealed

After being seriously injured during her floor routine on Friday, Auburn Tigers senior gymnast Samantha Cerio has announced she is retiring from the sport. Cerio was injured while attempting to do a handspring double front with a blind landing during the Baton Rouge Regional. She suffered two dislocated knees and 'multiple torn ligaments.' An aerospace engineering major, Cerio already has a job lined up with Boeing in Seattle.
Tags: News, Boeing, Auburn University, Auburn Tigers, Samantha Cerio, Cerio

An college gymnast had a career-ending injury when she broke both of her legs during a floor routine

A gymnast from Auburn University suffered a career-ending injury when she broke both of her legs during a floor routine at an NCAA regional competition over the weekend. Samantha Cerio announced she would no longer compete in the sport on Sunday, two days after breaking her legs attempting a blind landing on a tumbling pass on Friday. Graphic video of the incident showed Cerio landing badly, falling to the mat, and clutching her legs in pain. Paramedics put air casts on her legs and carried her ...
Tags: News, Ncaa, Auburn, NOLA, Auburn University, Samantha Cerio, Cerio

Virginia 63, Auburn 62 | Final Four: N.C.A.A. Final Four: A Shot, a Whistle and a First Final for Virginia

A late foul call, and the resulting three free throws by Kyle Guy in the final second, saved the Cavaliers against Auburn and sent them to the N.C.A.A. championship game.
Tags: News, University Of Virginia, Auburn University, Basketball (College, NCAA Basketball Championships (Men

Virginia 63, Auburn 62 | Final Four: N.C.A.A. Final Four: Virginia Stuns Auburn to Reach Title Game

A late foul call, and the resulting three free throws by Kyle Guy in the final second, saved the Cavaliers and sent them to their first N.C.A.A. championship game.
Tags: News, University Of Virginia, Auburn University, Basketball (College, NCAA Basketball Championships (Men

N.C.A.A. Final Four: Virginia Stuns Auburn to Reach Title Game

A year after becoming the first No. 1 seed to lose to a No. 16 in the men’s tournament, the Cavaliers will play for the national championship.
Tags: News, University Of Virginia, Auburn University, Basketball (College, NCAA Basketball Championships (Men

Ex-Auburn football coach Tuberville to run for Ala. Senate

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Former Auburn University football coach Tommy Tuberville is joining the Republican race to win back the Senate seat from Democrat Doug Jones in 2020. Tuberville is set to announce his candidacy Saturday, according to a person familiar with Tuberville’s decision. This person wasn’t authorized to publicly discuss Tuberville’s plans and spoke […]
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Bruce Pearl at Auburn: Rebirth of a Salesman

The coach’s checkered N.C.A.A. past has followed him to the Final Four, but his all-in persona leads colleges to keep hiring him, and players to keep winning for him.
Tags: News, Auburn, Pearl, Bruce, Auburn University, Bruce Pearl, Basketball (College, Coaches and Managers, NCAA Basketball Championships (Men

Auburn 77, Kentucky 71 | Overtime: Auburn Makes Its First Final Four by Beating Kentucky

The Tigers were playing without Chuma Okeke, but led by Bryce Brown and Jared Harper they were able to beat the Wildcats in overtime.
Tags: News, Kentucky, Auburn, Tigers, John, Pearl, University of Kentucky, Bruce, Auburn University, Wildcats, Calipari, Bryce Brown, Basketball (College, NCAA Basketball Championships (Men, Jared Harper, Chuma Okeke

North Carolina Is Ousted by Fifth-Seeded Auburn; Kentucky Survives Against Houston

The Tigers will be seeking their first trip to the Final Four when they meet Kentucky on Sunday in the regional final.
Tags: News, Kentucky, Auburn, Tigers, University Of Houston, North Carolina, University of Kentucky, Auburn University, Basketball (College, NCAA Basketball Championships (Men, Kentucky Survives Against Houston

N.C.A.A. Basketball: North Carolina Is Ousted by Fifth-Seeded Auburn

The Tigers, who had not been to the round of 16 since 2003, have won 11 games in a row, including Friday’s against the top-seeded Tar Heels.
Tags: News, Tigers, University Of Houston, North Carolina, University of Kentucky, Auburn University, Basketball (College, NCAA Basketball Championships (Men

Safeguarding Mobile Homes Against Tornadoes

Auburn University engineering professor David Roueche tells NPR's Michel Martin simple fixes could help reduce the loss of life when tornadoes, like the one that struck last week, hit mobile homes.
Tags: News, Npr, Auburn University, Michel Martin, Safeguarding Mobile Homes Against Tornadoes, David Roueche

Old Yearbook Photo Shows Tennessee Governor Dressed as Confederate Soldier

Bill Lee said this week that he regretted attending “Old South” parties in college.
Tags: News, Tennessee, Discrimination, Blacks, Auburn University, Bill Lee, Colleges and Universities, Yearbooks, Fraternities and sororities, Race and Ethnicity

Another Yearbook Scandal: TN Gov Pictured Wearing A Confederate Uniform

Tennessee Gov. Bill Lee (R) is pictured wearing a confederate uniform in his 1980 yearbook from Auburn University, according to a Thursday Tennessean report. The picture is reportedly from his fraternity’s annual “Old South” party. “I never intentionally acted in an insensitive way, but with the benefit of hindsight, I can see that participating in that was insensitive and I’ve come to regret it,” Lee said. The revelation of Lee’s yearbook photo follows recent examples of politicians’ racist ...
Tags: News, Virginia, Tennessee, Lee, Auburn University, Ku Klux, Ralph Northam, Yearbook, Bill Lee, Kate Riga, Tennessee Gov Bill Lee R

Tennessee governor regrets wearing Confederate uniform in 1980 yearbook photo

The governor of Tennessee said he regrets participating in "Old South" fraternity parties when he attended Auburn University and wearing a Confederate army uniform found in a 1980 yearbook photo.
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The Tennessee Governor Says He Regrets Wearing a Confederate Uniform at His College Frat Party

A 1980 yearbook from Auburn University includes a photo of the governor in Confederate uniform, a spokesperson confirmed
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Researchers find corn ILUC to be minimal

In Illinois, since 2007 corn ethanol production has doubled and there was also a sharp upturn in corn prices between 2008 and 2012. However, a newly released article in the American Journal of Agricultural Economics finds no evidence to support earlier concerns about large indirect land use change effect of corn ethanol causing expansion in cropland and reduction in grasslands and forests. Three AAEA members from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and Auburn University, analyze the e...
Tags: Research, United States, Illinois, ILUC, University Of Illinois, Urbana Champaign, Auburn University, American Journal of Agricultural Economics

Researchers have identified an area of the dog brain dedicated to processing human faces

If you want to know about the special relationship between human and canine you need only watch a dog owner slavishly feed, cuddle and clean up after her furry companion, day after day after day. But is this unique cross-species relationship also reflected at a deeper level, in the workings of the canine brain? A recent study in Learning and Behavior suggests so, finding that highly trained dogs have a dedicated neural area for processing human faces, separate from the area involved in processin...
Tags: Psychology, Dogs, Animals, Intelligence, Brain, Nature, Innovation, Evolution, Emotions, BPS Research Digest, Auburn University, Andie Thompkins

Auburn University researchers lead $2 million DOE butyl acetate project

In Alabama, Auburn University researchers are leading a $2 million U.S. Department of Energy project that promises to improve fuel efficiency and economy. The project will create a bio-based fuel additive that can be blended with diesel fuel to reduce soot and greenhouse gas emissions and yield cleaner engine operation in cold-weather conditions. Joining as collaborators in the research are Cornell University, the University of Alabama, Virginia Tech and corporate partners Microvi Biotech, Inc. ...
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How to Use Invisible Bait to Draw In More Deer

Most states don’t consider planting green fields or wildlife openings as baiting deer. USA – -( Hunters are familiar with baiting deer by utilizing green fields and by putting a feeder on the edge of a green field. You also can ensure that deer will come to your region by fertilizing the areas already there. Using this invisible method, other hunters can’t learn your exclusive hunting hot spots. You can use an ATV spreader to fertilize wildlife openings.Most states don’t consider...
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Study finds no cancer cluster at Auburn, despite reports

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Alabama health officials announced Wednesday that a study did not find evidence of an eye cancer cluster at Auburn University, despite a rash of reported cases of the rare and deadly cancer that drew national attention earlier this year. The Alabama Department of Public Health said the study “based on the […]
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Enerkem produces a new clean, renewable alternative solution to diesel fuel for the transportation sector

In Canada, we hear that Enerkem has tested and validated the production of fuel-grade bio-DME made from unrecoverable carbon-rich municipal solid waste. More than 1,000 hours of operations at its Innovation Centre in Westbury, Quebec have been completed.has successfully produced renewable bio-dimethyl ether (Bio-DME), a by-product of biomethanol.   The DME backstory Bio-DME offers a 20% higher cetane rating on average than diesel or bio-diesel fuels (cetane rating is to diesel engine what oc...
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Alabama college student dies while skydiving

TUSKEGEE, Ala. (AP) — Officials say an Auburn University student was killed while skydiving in east Alabama. Tuskegee Police Chief Marquez James says 21-year-old Sawyer Stephen Campbell died Sunday afternoon during a jump at the Tuskegee Municipal Airport. James says Campbell had problems opening his parachute on his second jump of the day. The Federal […]
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Teen arrested in fatal shooting at Alabama McDonald’s

AUBURN, Ala. (AP) — Police say a teenager has been arrested in the shooting at an Alabama McDonald’s near Auburn University that left one person dead and four others wounded. News outlets report the 17-year-old boy was arrested Sunday and charged with murder. Authorities have not released the teen’s name, but a statement by Auburn […]
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1 dead in shooting near Auburn campus

A shooting across the street from Auburn University's campus early Sunday killed one person and wounded four others, three of them teens, in an incident that does not appear random, police in the southeast Alabama city said.
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1 Dead, 4 Wounded in Alabama McDonald’s Shooting

Police say the injured include an Auburn University student
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