Posts Tagged ‘ press ’

Ice-T Cleared of Unlicensed Driving Charges (omg!)

Aug 17th, 2010 | By entertainmentnews

Ice-T was cleared of unlicensed driving charges Tuesday following his New York City arrest last month, according to The Associated Press. Ice-T lashes out on Twitter against cops after arrest Prosecutors dismissed the case in a Manhattan courtroom in which the Law & Order: SVU star was pulled over for not wearing a seatbelt and
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Alzheimer Drug Semagacestat Development Halted By Lilly

Aug 17th, 2010 | By healthnews

Editor’s ChoiceMain Category: Alzheimer’s / Dementia Article Date: 17 Aug 2010 – 9:00 PDT email to a friend   printer friendly   view / write opinions <!–   rate article As preliminary results of Phase III clinical trials showed no benefits regarding Alzheimer’s disease progression, and some worsening of symptoms, Eli Lilly & Co.
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Antagonistic People Have Higher Risk Of Stroke And Heart Attack Due To Artery Thickening

Aug 17th, 2010 | By healthnews

Featured ArticleMain Category: Cardiovascular / Cardiology Also Included In: Stroke;  Heart Disease;  Psychology / Psychiatry Article Date: 17 Aug 2010 – 8:00 PDT email to a friend   printer friendly   view / write opinions <!–   rate article New research suggests that antagonistic people, and especially those who are manipulative and aggressive, have a higher risk
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Baghdad suicide bomb hits army recruits, kills 60 (AP)

Aug 17th, 2010 | By worldnews

BAGHDAD – A suicide bomber blew himself up Tuesday among hundreds of army recruits who had gathered near a military headquarters in an attack officials
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Michael Douglas has tumor, expects full recovery (AP)

Aug 17th, 2010 | By entertainmentnews

NEW YORK – Michael Douglas has a tumor in his throat and will undergo radiation and chemotherapy. The Academy Award-winning actor’s treatment is scheduled to last eight weeks. The 65-year-old Douglas says he expects to make a full recovery. He told People magazine in a statement Monday he’s “very optimistic.” His publicist’s assistant, Eli Barach,
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Coming to America: Poll finds Hispanic immigrants harbor higher hopes than Latinos born in US

Aug 17th, 2010 | By usnews

WASHINGTON –  Daily life for Marlen Lopez sounds anything but easy: The undocumented worker cleans offices to pay her bills and hasn’t seen her 8-year-old son since she left El Salvador three years ago. Yet Lopez is happy with her job, hopeful about the future and confident her son will one day graduate from college
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Correction: Eyes in the Sky story

Aug 16th, 2010 | By usnews

RIVERHEAD, N.Y. –  In an Aug. 14 story about government usage of satellite and aerial surveillance, The Associated Press reported the New York Civil Liberties Union has filed lawsuits opposing the New York Police Department’s Real Time Crime Center, which uses satellite images and other mapping technologies to develop intelligence on crime patterns. The NYCLU
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Former Bills LB Schobel retiring (AP)

Aug 16th, 2010 | By sportsnews

HOUSTON (AP)—Former Buffalo Bills linebacker Aaron Schobel(notes) is retiring, saying he lost his hunger for playing last year. The Bills released Schobel on Aug. 4 after nine seasons. Schobel was a two-time Pro Bowl selection and his 78 career sacks rank second in Buffalo history behind Hall of Famer Bruce Smith. Schobel mulled his options
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The biggest fish in Nevada

Aug 16th, 2010 | By politicsnews

As American political journalists go, there are few bigger fish for the size of their ponds than Jon Ralston. The 51-year-old Las Vegas-based television host, newspaper columnist, blogger, email-list author and prolific Tweeter, has built a one-man media franchise in Nevada that has few parallels anywhere else in the country. And, as
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UN chief: Never seen anything like Pakistan floods (AP)

Aug 15th, 2010 | By worldnews

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan – U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said Sunday he has never seen anything like the flood disaster in Pakistan after surveying the devastation and
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