Posts Tagged ‘ March ’

Intel announces the Atom D425 and D525 for storage applications

Aug 16th, 2010 | By technologynews

While Intel has been planning to move the Atom processors into the realm of always on devices since March, it has taken until now for them to get official. The Intel D425 and D525 have been announced by Intel for devices like the NAS and for RAID arrays. Both processors are clocked at 1.8GHz, but
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China military gaining on Taiwan, aiming beyond: US

Aug 16th, 2010 | By admin

China is working on the longer-range precision missile, but probably needs more work on the technical infrastructure to put the weapon into use, an official who helped draft the report said on condition of anonymity. Japan and Vietnam, which both have historic tensions with China, have reported rising incidents with China’s military in recent months.
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Mexico supreme court upholds gay adoptions (AP)

Aug 16th, 2010 | By worldnews

MEXICO CITY – Mexico’s Supreme Court voted Monday to uphold a Mexico City law allowing adoptions by same-sex couples. The justices voted 9-2 against challenges
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Bristol-Myers Squibb And ADAP Crisis Task Force Announce Enhanced, Multi-year Support For AIDS Drug Assistance Programs (ADAPs) In The United States

Aug 14th, 2010 | By healthnews

Main Category: HIV / AIDS Also Included In: Preventive Medicine;  Pharma Industry / Biotech Industry;  Aid / Disasters Article Date: 14 Aug 2010 – 2:00 PDT email to a friend   printer friendly   view / write opinions <!–   rate article Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (NYSE: BMY) and the ADAP Crisis Task Force (ACTF) announced an
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GM’s CEO Stepping Down

Aug 12th, 2010 | By businessnews

August 12, 2010, 12:30 PM EDT By Jeff Green and Tim Higgins (Updates with analyst’s comment in fourth paragraph.) Aug. 12 (Bloomberg) — General Motors Co. Chief Executive Officer Ed Whitacre, who led the largest U.S. automaker from bankruptcy to two straight profitable quarters, will
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Jaguar rescued from poachers stars in Brazil movie (AP)

Aug 12th, 2010 | By worldnews

SAO PAULO – An endangered spotted jaguar rescued from poachers is one of the stars of a soon-to-released feature film shot in the Brazilian Amazon,
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2012 calendar moved back, for now

Aug 9th, 2010 | By politicsnews

The Republican National Committee has voted to push back and space out its presidential primary calendar for 2012, but top Republicans are still concerned that states will try to move up their votes in an effort to increase their political clout. The RNC adopted the new schedule on Friday during its annual
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Iraqi forces ‘ready’ to take over: US commander

Aug 8th, 2010 | By admin

WASHINGTON (AFP) — The commander of American troops in Iraq, General Ray Odierno, said Sunday that Iraqi forces were adequately prepared to take over full security operations when the US combat mission ends later this month. “For the last 20 months, we’ve been slowly and deliberately turning over more and more responsibility to them, and
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California man sentenced to 64 years to life for using crossbow to randomly kill man

Aug 6th, 2010 | By usnews

LANCASTER, Calif. An ex-convict has been sentenced to 64 years to life in prison for killing a man with a crossbow in California. A jury convicted 39-year-old Curtis Scott of killing 62-year-old Angel Martinez in March 2008. Martinez’s body was found in Lancaster with an arrow sticking out of his chest. Scott was sentenced Thursday.
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Rosie O’Donnell gets daytime TV on Oprah’s channel (AP)

Aug 5th, 2010 | By entertainmentnews

LOS ANGELES – Rosie O’Donnell is returning to daytime TV with a talk show on Oprah Winfrey’s new network. Winfrey announced the show Thursday, calling O’Donnell a true original who brings passion to everything she does. O’Donnell hosted a syndicated series, “The Rosie O’Donnell Show” from 1996 to 2002 and won six Emmy Awards for
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