| Dec 18, 2013
| 11:55 AM
Followers of Herbalife, the Los Angeles peddler of nutritional supplements, know it's actually two stories rolled into one.
One is the story of how a company with a questionable business model, overhyped products, and an almost invisible research and...
| Jan 23, 2014
| 6:45 AM
Residents interested in Solarize Enfield have until April 15 to sign contracts under the Solarize program.
Solarize Enfield offers discounted rates on solar systems through a state-town sponsored program, and the average Solarize customer can expect...
| Nov 6, 2013
| 6:46 AM
WASHINGTON -- Planned layoffs by U.S. employers jumped 13.5% last month, led by cutbacks at pharmaceutical and financial services firms, according to a report Wednesday.
Employers announced plans to cut 45,730 jobs in October, up from 40,289 the...
| Nov 14, 2013
| 4:38 PM
Members of an experimental class of cholesterol-lowering drugs could get U.S. regulatory approval based on their ability to lower "bad" cholesterol, and may not need to show that they reduce the risk of heart attack and stroke, the Food and Drug...
| Nov 29, 2013
| 1:05 AM
PIERRE - The South Dakota Cattlemen's Association (SDCA) is proud to be hosting their 65th Annual Convention and Trade Show December 11-12, 2013, at the Pierre Ramkota. This convention will kick off with a 65th Anniversary Celebration on December 10th...
| Nov 21, 2013
Pneumonia, flu and shingles all affect seniors disproportionately to the rest of the population. These vaccine-preventable diseases account for more than 50,000 deaths annually in the U.S., according to the Alliance for Aging Research in its newly...
| Oct 14, 2013
| 10:09 AM
Después de un par de horas en un concierto de baile en el Parque de Diversiones Quassy en Middlebury el mes pasado, cuatro personas comenzaron a caerse casi simultáneamente. Sus amigos decían que los cuatro habían tomado 2C-P.
La noticia envió agentes...
| Oct 1, 2013
| 8:33 AM
Merck & Co., the second-largest drug maker by sales, said Tuesday it will lay off 8,500 employees in a strategy overhaul to revamp its research and development efforts.
That's on top of a previous announcement that the Whitehouse Station, N.J.-based...
| Sep 16, 2013
| 5:33 PM
The Food & Drug Administration on Monday barred the import of any medications made at the premier manufacturing plant of one of the world's largest makers of generic medications, Ranbaxy Laboratories Ltd.
The FDA cited Ranbaxy's failure to respond...
| May 23, 2013
| 11:06 AM
Trustees at the University of Central Florida this afternoon approved a $1.4 billion operating budget for the coming school year that includes no tuition increase.
But Chief Financial Officer Bill Merck explained that base undergraduate tuition for...
| Aug 2, 2013
| 10:00 AM
The protagonist of J.M. Sidorova's ambitious first novel, "The Age of Ice," is conceived in extremity during the reign of the cruel and impulsive Russian Empress Ionaovna. Captivated by the antics of her court fool, a humpbacked woman, the Empress...
| Aug 29, 2013
| 5:34 PM
The stunning blond chef Jamie Gwen stepped up to the microphone to address the several hundred guests who had gathered at the Fairmont Newport Beach for the 10th anniversary of the American Liver Foundation's Flavors of Orange County culinary gala....