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Adversity ups depression, inflammation

LOS ANGELES, July 8 (UPI) -- U.S. and Canadian researchers say they have confirmed links between early childhood adversity, depression and chronic inflammation.

Charges dropped in handshake assault

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., July 11 (UPI) -- Federal prosecutors in Florida have decided to drop charges against a lawyer whose handshake was so vigorous it allegedly became an assault.
Snipes' tax trial set to begin next month

Snipes' tax trial set to begin next month

OCALA, Fla., Dec. 27 (UPI) -- Wesley Snipes' tax evasion trial is set to start in Florida next month, The Ocala Star-Banner reported Thursday.

Agents raid healthcare provider WellCare

TAMPA, Fla., Oct. 24 (UPI) -- Federal and state agents Wednesday raided the Florida headquarters of WellCare Health Plans, collecting evidence from computers and questioning executives.

Loneliness affects immunity genes

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 13 (UPI) -- U.S. researchers have linked loneliness to alterations in the activity of genes that drive inflammation -- the first response of the immune system.

Lou Pearlman arrested in Indonesia

ORLANDO, Fla., June 14 (UPI) -- U.S. boy band manager Lou Pearlman has been arrested by the FBI in Indonesia after abandoning his failing Florida companies in January. Indonesian authorities said they had expelled Pearlman before turning him over to the FBI, the Orlando Sentinel reporte

Video games assist health discipline

WASHINGTON, Oct. 21 (UPI) -- Video games can help improve children's health in various ways, such as helping them stay on their cancer treatment regimens, a report says.

Florida professor to be deported

TAMPA, Fla., April 14 (UPI) -- Sami al-Arian, a former University of South Florida professor, has agreed to plead guilty to conspiracy under a deal with the U.S. government.

Watercooler Stories

Ever since Clay Aiken lost Fox's "American Idol" competition, he's been winning awards.
ALEX CUKAN, United Press International

Playboy Jazz Festival's silver weekend

LOS ANGELES, June 13 (UPI) -- The 25th annual Playboy Jazz Festival is scheduled Saturday and Sunday at the Hollywood Bowl and will include funnyman and occasional drummer Bill Cosby.

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A 23-year-old California film school graduate has been tapped to direct a redo of the classic movie "Bye Bye Birdie."
DENNIS DAILY, United Press International

Jazz Notes: Goings on in the jazz world

Drummer Don Lamond was born this day in 1920 in Oklahoma City. He joined the first Woody Herman band in 1945 as a replacement for Dave Tough, and was a member of Herman's Second Herd. Throughout a long career, he recorded with a wide array of players, inc
KEN FRANCKLING, United Press International
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Steve Cole (born 17 August 1966) is an American tenor saxophonist who has released five albums starting in the late 1990s. Most of his albums have been well-received, earning him several awards. He is also a professor/adviser of music business at Columbia College Chicago .

Cole was born in Chicago, Illinois and began to play music at a young age. At first, he trained classically, following in his father's footsteps with the clarinet before switching to the saxophone in high school. While at Northwestern University, he studied classical saxophone before changing his field to economics, eventually earning an MBA from The University of Chicago. After leaving school, Cole returned his focus to music; in particular, jazz.

In a 2003 interview with JazzNation, Cole describes how he started his career:

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