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2015-02-26 20:21:18

California Gas Prices Up 70 Cents a Gallon at Pump Since February 1 SANTA MONICA, Calif., Febr.

2015-02-25 20:25:37

American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network Urges House to Pass Healthy Utah Plan SALT LAKE CITY, Feb.

2015-02-04 16:26:50

State Needs Comprehensive Assessment of High-Priced Drugs' Impact on Public Programs SACRAMENTO, Calif., Feb.

2015-01-29 23:00:55

Bipartisan bill introduced by Senators Grassley, Brown, Kirk, Casey would designate pharmacists as healthcare providers in Medicare Part B Arlington, Va.

2015-01-28 23:01:29

Florida Medical Cannabis firm AltMed calls the Sen.

2015-01-21 16:25:54

There are no assisted suicide "safeguards" that can ever protect those most vulnerable in society, particularly in a state as diverse as California. SACRAMENTO, Calif., Jan.

2015-01-20 23:14:40

The 7th Conference on Thorium Energy and Critical Metals on June 3rd & 4th to be held at Sheraton Conference Hotel Palo Alto, Ca, produced by Thorium Energy Alliance, a 501(c)3, will profile

2015-01-20 16:22:25

"Tenant Star" Key to Economic, Energy and Sustainability Policy for U.S. Real Estate WASHINGTON, Jan.

2015-01-13 12:27:31

AAHomecare Urges Congress to Protect Patient Access to Critical Medical Equipment WASHINGTON, Jan.


Word of the Day
upstander
  • A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
  • One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.
The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.