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2010-04-29 10:08:00

LOS ANGELES, April 29 /PRNewswire/ -- DREAM 2010 concert benefiting the Fulfillment Fund will take place on Monday, May 3, 2010 at the famed Roxy Theatre on Sunset Boulevard.

2010-04-27 12:49:00

WASHINGTON, April 27 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A New York City federal grand jury returned an indictment against four individuals and three corporations for participating in mail and wire fraud conspiracies related to contracts for work performed at New York Presbyterian Hospital (NYPH), the Department of Justice announced. The four-count indictment returned today in U.S.

2010-04-27 09:30:00

A team of researchers from Cornell University have recently identified one simple solution to help schools serve more fresh vegetables and salad items.

2010-04-19 11:54:00

Partnership with Environmental Defense Fund will nurture environmental leaders, green campuses WASHINGTON, April 19 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc., the nation's oldest black fraternity, and Environmental Defense Fund are launching a transformational partnership to increase the number of diverse environmental leaders on university and college campuses and in communities of color.

2010-04-12 13:59:46

Scientists are one step closer to developing a targeted therapy for lymphoma.

2010-03-20 13:10:50

New device may allow affordable, at-home ultrasound treatment of chronic pain from conditions such as arthritis.

2010-03-17 10:47:00

RACINE, Wis., March 17 /PRNewswire/ -- SC Johnson, A Family Company, today announced a collaboration with the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation (BMGF) on global efforts to combat malaria.

2010-03-10 08:00:00

Student-run venture fund joins Quaker BioVentures in Series A round ITHACA, N.Y., March 10 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- BR Ventures (BRV), an MBA student-run venture fund of the Johnson School at Cornell University, today announced that it has invested in Semprae Laboratories, joining Quaker Biosciences, which led the Series A round.

2010-02-23 15:30:00

There is something about the rhythm and texture of early cinema that has a very different “feel” than modern films.

Word of the Day
  • A member of the swell-mob; a genteelly clad pickpocket. Sometimes mobsman.
Use of the word 'swell-mobsman' dates at least to the early 1800s.