Latest Paul Evans Stories

2009-09-05 06:30:00

Broccoli has long been hailed as a heart healthy food, and now British scientists are certain that they know why. Researchers at Imperial College London have discovered a chemical in broccoli that could create a defense mechanism to shield arteries from heart attacks. The researchers found that sulforaphane, a chemical that broccoli is full of, could "switch on" a defensive protein. "We know that vegetables are clearly good for you, but surprisingly the molecular mechanisms of why they are...

2009-06-09 09:23:00

SIOUX FALLS, S.D., June 9 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- NorthWestern Energy (NYSE: NWE) today announced that Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, Brian Bird, has assumed the treasurer position vacated by Paul Evans, who is leaving the company to pursue other interests. Evans will remain in a consultant's role through mid-August to facilitate the transition. "Paul joined the company during reorganization and has been instrumental in helping it to regain the solid financial foundation that...

Word of the Day
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.