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.

Word of the Day
  • The horn of a unicorn considered as a medical or pharmacological ingredient.
  • A winged horse with a single horn on its head; a winged unicorn.
The word 'alicorn' comes from Italian alicorno, already associated with unicorns and reinterpreted, popularized by Bearing an Hourglass (1984) and other fantasy novels by Piers Anthony.