Latest Kevin Johnson Stories

2011-04-06 13:51:03

A new study louses up a popular theory of animal evolution and opens up the possibility that dinosaurs were early – perhaps even the first – animal hosts of lice.

2010-10-23 05:00:00

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Oct. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Today Mayor Kevin Johnson joined Dr. Mehmet Oz at Luther Burbank High School for the launching of HealthCorps®, a proactive health movement founded and chaired by Dr. Mehmet Oz, host of the Emmy Award-Winning nationally syndicated "The Dr.

2010-10-07 08:46:08

With bits of DNA extracted from century-old museum specimens, researchers have found a place for the extinct passenger pigeon in the family tree of pigeons and doves, identifying for the first time this unique bird's closest living avian relatives.

2009-09-26 10:30:00

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Sept. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Hands On Sacramento and Volunteer Sacramento united local businesses from the Sacramento region's Corporate Volunteer Council (CVC) to participate in Hands On Sacramento Day.

2009-01-12 11:45:16

Technology makes doctors feel efficient and losing it makes them feel vulnerable, U.S. researchers said.

2008-09-08 18:00:14

By Anonymous Sunnyvale-based network infrastructure service provider Juniper has named Kevin Johnson, an ex-Microsoft executive, its new CEO. Johnson replaces Scott Kriens, who will remain with the company as chairman. Johnson was part of Microsoft's failed efforts to take over Yahoo.

2008-07-25 12:00:17

By Steve Lohr Kevin Johnson, the executive in charge of Microsoft's struggling online business, is leaving to become chief executive of Juniper Networks.

2008-07-25 09:00:47

Architect of unsuccessful Yahoo bid leaves Microsoft LOS ANGELES, July 24 (Xinhua) -- The architect of Microsoft's effort to buy Yahoo is leaving his job, in an unexpected move that raises questions about the software giant's continued pursuit of the Internet company, the San Jose Mercury News reported on Thursday.

2008-07-24 18:00:17

By Brandon Bailey and Pete Carey, San Jose Mercury News, Calif. Jul. 24--The architect of Microsoft's star-crossed effort to buy Yahoo is leaving his job, in an unexpected move that raises questions about the giant software company's continued pursuit of the Sunnyvale Internet firm.

2008-07-24 15:10:00

Microsoft Chief Executive Steve Ballmer is taking direct control over two of the company's most important businesses -- including competition with Google -- in a significant reorganization announced late Wednesday afternoon.

Word of the Day
  • A person in a secondary role, specifically the second most important character (after the protagonist).
The word 'deuteragonist' comes from a Greek word meaning 'an actor of second-class parts'.