Imperial Valley News
- Created on Monday, 10 December 2012 12:56
- Written by Brian Wallheimer
West Lafayette, Indiana - A Purdue University biochemist has determined the function of a gene that when mutated leads to a genetic variation of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, or Lou Gehrig's disease.
- Created on Monday, 10 December 2012 12:35
- Written by State Department
Washington, DC - On December 10, 1948, world leaders gathered at the United Nations General Assembly and affirmed the inherent dignity and inalienable rights of all people. In adopting the Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR), the international community committed to building a world where all people are “born free and equal in dignity and rights” and are entitled to liberty, equality, and justice under the law.
- Created on Monday, 10 December 2012 11:55
- Written by White House
Washington, DC - President Barack Obama: "Yesterday, our special operators in Afghanistan rescued an American citizen in a mission that was characteristic of the extraordinary courage, skill and patriotism that our troops show every day. Tragically, we lost one of our special operators in this effort.
- Created on Sunday, 09 December 2012 21:30
- Written by Shaun Mason
Los Angeles, California - A combination therapy using an experimental new drug shows significant promise for women with a common type of breast cancer in which estrogen causes their tumors to grow, researchers with the Revlon/UCLA Women's Cancer Research Program at UCLA's Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center report.
- Created on Sunday, 09 December 2012 21:22
- Written by Elise Anderson
Los Angeles, California - In its fourth and final quarterly report of 2012, the UCLA Anderson Forecast says U.S. gross domestic product will grow at an annual rate of less than 2 percent through mid-2013 but will then pick up and exceed 3 percent for most of 2014, with housing activity leading the way.
- Created on Sunday, 09 December 2012 21:18
- Written by Stuart Wolpert
Los Angeles, California - Why are older people especially vulnerable to becoming victims of fraud? A new UCLA study indicates that an important clue may lie in a particular region of the brain that influences the ability to discern who is honest and who is trying to deceive us.
- Created on Sunday, 09 December 2012 21:12
- Written by IVN
Los Angeles, California - A team of chemists at USC has developed a way to transform a hitherto useless ozone-destroying greenhouse gas that is the byproduct of Teflon manufacture and transform it into reagents for producing pharmaceuticals.
- Help For Coaches Right In The Palms Of Their Hands
- Pair Your Party With Pears
- Managing Kids And Colds
- Ziplining: Getting The Drop On High-flying Excitement
- Holiday Rubber Ducks Seized by CBP in Los Angeles
- Consumer Reports Investigation of Pork Products Finds Potentially Harmful Bacteria?
- Death of Legendary Architect Oscar Niemeyer
- Congress Must Extend the Middle Class Tax Cuts
- US, Mexico participating in Operation Holiday Hoax
- Senator Boxer's Message on the UN Climate Change Conference in Doha, Qatar