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2011-05-19 23:11:20

Radiation oncologists took a blow in a series of front-page newspaper stories published last year on injuries that occurred nationwide in the delivery of radiation treatment.

2011-05-19 12:40:00

NEW YORK, May 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Delta Air Lines (NYSE: DAL) invites New York baseball fans to upgrade their game experience at an interactive three-day event celebrating the city's two beloved teams.

2011-05-19 13:25:07

Women have lower career expectations than men, anticipating smaller paycheques and longer waits for promotions.

2011-05-19 06:00:00

A projected wave of extinctions of plant and animal species this century may have been overestimated because the most widely used scientific method can exaggerate losses by more than 160 percent.

2011-05-18 16:31:38

The most widely used methods for calculating species extinction rates are "fundamentally flawed" and overestimate extinction rates by as much as 160 percent.

2011-05-18 13:49:21

A new international Task Force has been set up to promote 'a fair day's work for a fair day's pay' for workers and to develop organizational capacity in lower income countries.

2011-05-18 05:00:00

ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J., May 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Dove® gave one real woman the once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to get a taste of what celebrities experience on ABC's "Dancing with the Stars." Real woman Kristi Herman was selected from the nearly 1,500 women who entered the Dove® Close-Up Challenge.

2011-05-17 13:42:00

Novel device with rock 'n' roll roots may protect listeners from potential dangers of personal listening devices and hearing aids.

2011-05-17 08:30:00

SEATTLE, May 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Lockerz, a social commerce company with nearly 19 million members worldwide, today announced the debut of its third original content series.

2011-05-16 15:31:35

Why isn't knowledge transfer happening more often in companies spending money on it?

Word of the Day
  • The parings of haberdine; also, any kind of fragments.
The word 'gubbings' is a variant of the word 'gobbon', meaning 'a portion, gobbet.'