KUVO/KVJZ http://kuvo.org en Montana Sen. Walsh Says PTSD May Have Played A Role In His Plagiarism http://kuvo.org/post/montana-sen-walsh-says-ptsd-may-have-played-role-his-plagiarism <a href="http://www.nytimes.com/2014/07/24/us/politics/montana-senator-john-walsh-plagiarized-thesis.html?smid=tw-share&_r=0.">After <em>The New York Times</em> reported</a> Sen. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 13:32:00 +0000 Eyder Peralta 8636 at http://kuvo.org Iraq Elects Kurdish Politician To Ceremonial Post Of President http://kuvo.org/post/iraq-elects-kurdish-politician-ceremonial-post-president Kurdish politician Fouad Massoum has been elected president of Iraq by the country's parliament, another step in forming a new government after months of deadlock.<p>As Leila Fadel reports from Erbil in Iraq's northern Kurdistan region, "Massoum took his oath vowing to protect the constitution and the unity of Iraq. He made the promise as Iraq threatens to splinter into three pieces."<p>The vote for the largely ceremonial post of president was delayed for a day after the Kurdish bloc of legislators asked for more time to make their pick. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 13:27:00 +0000 Scott Neuman 8637 at http://kuvo.org Charles Lloyd's Sangam On JazzSet http://kuvo.org/post/charles-lloyds-sangam-jazzset For his uncompromising and serious music, the 2011 Newport Jazz Festival was eager to present <a href="http://www.npr.org/artists/15839986/charles-lloyd">Charles Lloyd</a>. He could bring any group he wanted, they told him. Lloyd said yes, and that he would bring Sangam, an East-West trio with one CD and few performances on the schedule. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 12:04:00 +0000 Becca Pulliam 8634 at http://kuvo.org Charles Lloyd's Sangam On JazzSet A Simple Way To Reduce Stroke Risk: Take Your Pulse http://kuvo.org/post/simple-way-reduce-stroke-risk-take-your-pulse An irregular heartbeat called atrial fibrillation is a big cause of stroke, especially for people who have recently had a stroke. But it's not something that most people can feel.<p>Doctors test for <a href="http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/atrialfibrillation.html">atrial fibrillation</a> by hooking people up to an <a href="http://www.nhlbi.nih.gov/health/health-topics/topics/ekg/">electrocardiogram</a> machine at the office, or having them wear a Holter monitor for a day or a week. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 11:57:00 +0000 Nancy Shute 8635 at http://kuvo.org A Simple Way To Reduce Stroke Risk: Take Your Pulse Gaza Conflict Day 17: Here's What You Need To Know http://kuvo.org/post/gaza-conflict-day-17-heres-what-you-need-know The Federal Aviation Administration is now allowing American flights in and out Israel.<p>If you remember, the FAA <a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2014/07/22/334054282/faa-prohibits-u-s-airlines-from-flying-to-tel-aviv">banned flights to Ben Gurion Airport on Tuesday</a>, after a rocket landed about a mile from the airport.<p>"Before making this decision, the FAA worked with its U.S. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 11:40:00 +0000 Eyder Peralta 8627 at http://kuvo.org Gaza Conflict Day 17: Here's What You Need To Know