The Minnesota Daily

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Woman leaps out window to escape sexual assault

May 7, 2008

A 20-year-old woman leapt from the window of her second-story apartment to escape a sexual assault early Sunday morning, Minneapolis police said. The victim arrived to her Como neighborhood home to find...

Leeches may unlock spinal-cord secrets

April 25, 2008

In 2005, 4.1 million people worldwide suffered from Parkinson's disease, and that number could grow to 8.7 million in 2030, according to the American Academy of Neurology. But one small discovery at the...

New roses flaunt authentic Minnesotan traits and names

April 8, 2008

Not many things can tolerate the negative 44 degrees Fahrenheit temperature of Grand Rapids, Minn. But surprisingly, some roses developed at the University can brave that cold better than most people. Three...

NASCAR fails to interest many students

March 28, 2008

University sophomore Claire Antelman said she could imagine what her dad would say if someone challenged the status of his favorite sport: "It's not a sport - it's a way of life." Diehard NASCAR fans like...