9 hrs ago
Study: Novel heart-failure drug shows big promise
Heart failure affects 5 to 6 million people in the U.S. and about 26 million worldwide.
19 hrs ago
The San Diego Union-Tribune
Spanish fashion designer Pertegaz dies at...
In this Saturday May 22, 2004 file photo, Spanish Crown Prince Felipe of Spain and his wife Princess Letizia Ortiz leave the Almudena cathedral following their wedding in Madrid.
Fri Aug 29, 2014
Archinect School Blog
Prototyping: 'Architecture in Digital Fashion' makes parametricism personal
Fashion design may seem far removed from architecture, but both disciplines have the human scale at their centers.
Prevent premature deaths from heart failure, urges the Heart Failure Association
Barcelona, Saturday 30 August 2014. The Heart Failure Association of the European Society of Cardiology is calling for global policy change relating to heart failure.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
Santa Fe Council Votes To Decriminalize Pot
AUGUST 22: Marijuana buds named 'Old School' are seen in a cannabis club on August 22, 2014 in Barcelona, Spain.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
Zara apologizes, retracts child's shirt resembling concentration camp uniform
People walk past a Zara store in Barcelona, Spain on Aug. 27. Spanish fashion retailer Inditex says it has withdrawn a children's shirt which triggered an outcry from people who said it was reminiscent of the clothes Jews were made to wear at Nazi concentration camps.
Uber's Latest Cutthroat Business Tactic Might Actually Help Workers
JULY 01: In this photo illustration the new smart phone taxi app 'Uber' shows how to select a pick up location on July 1, 2014 in Barcelona, Spain.
New Market Research Report: Puig - Strategic SWOT Analysis Review
It operates in fashion and fragrance sectors. The company manufactures, distributes and markets perfumery, cosmetics and fashion products.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Today, American Express and World Monuments Fund announced $1.5 million in grant funding to support preservation efforts at nine historic sites.
BIND Therapeutics to Present Data at the 26th EORTC-NCI-AACR Symposium
BIND Therapeutics, Inc. , a clinical-stage nanomedicine platform company developing targeted and programmable therapeutics called AccurinsTM, announced today that a poster presentation including Phase 2 clinical data on its lead drug candidate, BIND-014, in patients with non-small cell lung cancer will be presented at the upcoming 26th ... (more)
Creative Group to sponsor the international conference "Oilseeds&Oils - 2014"
Creative Group is a leading Ukrainian integrated agro-industrial company. Creative will sponsor the sixth international conference "Oilseeds & Oils - 2014" , which to be held on October 6-7, 2014, in Barcelona, Spain.
Tuesday, September 2
1796 - The September Massacres, which killed some 1,200 people, begin when an armed band attacks prisoners being transferred between jails in Paris in the belief that they are counterrevolutionaries.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Dutch author delivers lecture on popular novel at Clarkson University convocation
Writer and actor Herman Koch visited Clarkson's Cheel Arena Sunday to deliver the Van Sickle Endowed Lecture on his popular book “The Dinner.” The book was required reading this summer for incoming freshmen at the university, who discussed it with Mr. Koch and each other.
USA vulnerable at FIBA World Cup
When the FIBA World Cup jumps Aug. 30 from Barcelona, Spain, USA Basketball might be more vulnerable than it has been in recent memory.
"Deputy" Kastahorau bought flat in Moscow priced at $1 mln
The member of the Commission on Economy, Budget and Finance of the 'council of republic', stripped of immunity, Vitaly Kastahorau , is suspected of tax evasion, and pretrial detention has been used for him, 'Interfax-Zapad' agency was told by a source in law-enforcing agencies, close to investigation.
Data on XARELTOA at ESC Congress 2014 Hot Line Session Premieres...
Janssen Research & Development, LLC announced today that results from the Phase 3b exploratory X-VeRT study, investigating the oral Factor Xa inhibitor XARELTO in patients with non-valvular atrial fibrillation undergoing cardioversion, will be presented in a Hot Line Session during the upcoming ESC Congress 2014 in Barcelona, Spain, from August 30 ... (more)
New Pradaxa data to be presented at the ESC Congress 2014
HOT LINE: New results from RE-LY A compare the effect of warfarin and Pradaxa A on kidney function in patients requiring anticoagulation New PradaxaA data for the treatment of a broad range of thromboembolic diseases will be presented at the ESC Congress 2014, 30th August - 3rd September, 2014, Barcelona, Spain, organised by the European Society of ... (more)
Sun Aug 24, 2014
The Globe and Mail
Best photos from the past 24 hours
Blindfolded women walk in a row to join visually impaired people during a 'Blind Walk' in Bangalore, India, Sunday, Aug. 24, 2014.
Sat Aug 23, 2014
St. Louis Jazz Notes
StLJN Saturday Video Showcase: Summer 2014 jazz film festival, part three
The original plan for this week to post some videos of Spyro Gyra and Mindi Abair, the headliners of the Eco Music Festival that had been scheduled for next Saturday at the Chesterfield Amphitheater.
Manawatu Evening Standard
Barcelonans fight back against drunk tourists
A record tourism year may be a boost for Spain's struggling economy, but in one corner of Barcelona residents are furious about drunken holidaymakers and a new fad for carousing naked in public.