Did you know that a single biological process is related to diseases as diverse as Parkinson's, diabetes and cancer? The process is called the unfolded prote...
Why the sluggish response to the homeless problem?
Homelessness is an emergency in California, but what state and local officials are doing about it amounts to malfeasance bordering on municipal manslaughter.
Medicare for All Will Cripple Doctors and Hospitals
Medicare for All Will Cripple Doctors and Hospitals By Sally C. Pipes Americans have health on their minds. Nearly four in 10 voters think health care is the most important policy issue our country faces. Some lawmakers — including several Democratic presidential candidates — think a government takeover of the nation’s health insurance system is …
US Delegation Visits Israel to Learn Emergency Response Technology
A US delegation sees emergency response technology during a visit to Israel.
Response to Croda's chemical leak leaves many questions
If the gas leak at Croda that shut down the Delaware Memorial Bridge was a test run for emergency preparedness, are we ready?
La Verne making changes in response to residents’ concerns
In recent months there has been a growing concern from a small group of residents who upset are with management on everything about the ongoing litigation to the way minutes are reported.
Crippling blizzard on the way for coastal and interior Maine
A storm capable of causing impassable roadways for much of the state starts Sunday afternoon and lasts through Monday evening. The effects of heavy snow, strong wind may linger well into the week f…
The Inside Story of How the iPhone Crippled BlackBerry
Read an excerpt from the forthcoming book “Losing the Signal” on RIM’s efforts to take on Apple’s game-changing iPhone.
What went wrong? Leesburg residents enraged at town’s blizzard response
As the snow starts to melt, Leesburg residents want answers about what went wrong with the town’s response plan. Times-Mirror Photo/Adrian Dillenseger Local governments' responses to the colossal blizzard that flushed several feet of snow across Loudoun, claimed the life of one man and trapped thousands inside their homes has citizens enraged this week, leaving town and county officials wondering what, if anything, they could have…
JHS freshmen learn disaster response
Jamestown High School freshmen now know what it's like to be a responder at a disaster scene.Around 95 freshman students participated in the ninth annual Teen Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) disaster drill in the gymnasium on Thursday. The students were certified as teen CERT community emergency...
Tribal leader: Girl's death should lead to better response
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — Frustration over the death of a Native American girl in Montana should be a catalyst for speeding up the law enforcement response to reports of missing
CERT teaches disaster response techniques
City of Moorpark is accepting applications for Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) training. The CERT classes meet 6:30 to 9 p.m. for six consecutive Thursdays at the Moorpark Police Services Center, 610 Spring Road. The class dates are March 14, 21 and 28, and April 4, 11 and 18. The final class will be held from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sat., April 20 at the Ventura County Fire Department Regional Training Center at the Camarillo Airport. CERT is a training program that…
The 10 most important arguments in UNC’s response to the NCAA
UNC released its latest response to the NCAA, and the crux of the university’s argument continues to be that the NCAA is over-stepping its bounds in this case.
How a McDonald's receipt crippled an elite Louisville drug-fighting team
A Louisville police detective — once on the TV show "First 48" — used his access to UPS shipments to steal thousands in drug money.
MONTGOMERY: What's Zwicker's response to school funding plan?
Constantly rising school taxes are a problem across Somerset County and the entire state. Surprisingly, though, few people know much about the biggest factor driving those taxes up — our
The Administration’s Response to Russia: What You Need to Know
Today, President Obama authorized actions in response to the Russian government’s aggressive harassment of U.S. officials and cyber operations aimed at our election.
Must God Exist In Order For Christianity to Make Sense? (Response to Jochem Kuijpers)
Thanks for the great question Jochem, and thanks to everyone for weighing in!
What’s The Deal With Digital Forensics, Incident Response, And Attribution?
After several high-profile cyber attacks made big news headlines this year, it’s become evident to me, through online commentary, that there’s some confusion in the public space about h…
Safety board: Boeing should reconsider pilots' response time
Pilots flying the two Boeing 737 Max jets that crashed in the past year were bombarded by multiple warnings that the flights were going dangerously wrong Boeing has said the pilots should have been able to swiftly diagnose the problem and follow a longstanding procedure to fix it But a report Thursday from federal accident investigators questions whether Boeing and the Federal Aviation Administration underestimated how…
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