Fox 11 News Anchor Christine Devine to Co-Host 2nd Annual "An Evening for Autism" Event
...V-FOX) and Bubba Jackson, program DJ at KJAZZ (88.1 FM) who will be co-hosting the event, Jane Monreal - former features/traffic reporter with KABC-TV eyewitness
News, entertainment journalist and designer Tina Marie Tyler, David McKenna (scriptwriter for American History X, Blow and S.W.A.T), Beth Krom for Con...
Acclaimed New England Photographer Donald Verger Holds 'Faces of Innocence' Charity Event for the Innocence Project
PORTLAND, Maine, April 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Donald Verger, award-winning photographer and philanthropist is taking his personal experience with eyewitness
misidentification and using it to help raise awareness for the nonprofit Innocence Project www.innocenceproject.org .
"We are deeply grateful ...
The Network Journal Announces it's 2009 List of "25 Influential Black Women in Business"
The program includes a cocktail networking reception, lunch and awards presentation with Mistress of Ceremonies Sandra Bookman, Weekend Anchor, and eyewitness
News. As a signature TNJ event which attracts a "Who's Who" of business executives and decision makers from various industries, the luncheon...
Susan G. Komen for the Cure(R), Speaker Dennis O'Brien, Obama and McCain Health Care Advisors, Breast Cancer Survivors and Advocates Call for Needed Health Care Reforms
...he women of this state, so that all women
have access to life-saving early detection and treatment."
The forum, moderated by Pat Ciarrocchi of CBS 3 eyewitness
featured a panel of policymakers, healthcare providers and breast cancer
survivors who discussed the challenges and policy solutions that will g...
Nurses Blast SEIU for Deceit in Hiding Violence at Michigan Conference
...-- some say more -- of SEIU
staffers were determined to invade the banquet and take it over. Some wore
David Moberg, journalist: According to eyewitness
accounts, the most
aggressive leaders of the group -- some with purple bandanas on their faces
-- hit and kicked some of the Labor Notes staff and sup...
SEIU Members Renew Call for CNA, Labor Leaders to Address Deplorable Tactics Harming Nurses and Patient Care
... On heels of protest by SEIU nurses, health care workers in Dearborn, MI
accounts of recent protest question distorted story,
photos used by California Nurses Association
WASHINGTON, April 15 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -...
State of the Planet Conference
... Speakers include:
Jan Egeland, former U.N chief of humanitarian affairs and emergency relief, and author of the new book "A Billion Lives," his eyewitness
account of the world's great recent crises.
Alice Dautry, physicist, cell biologist and president of the Institut Pasteur.
Older Adults May Be Unreliable Eyewitness, Study Shows
...ations regarding the reliability of older persons’ eyewitness
testimonies in courtrooms.
“There are potent...cations to these results as confident but mistaken eyewitness
testimony may be the largest cause of wrongful con... is particularly worrisome, given the influence of eyewitness
confidence on jury decision making.”
Mighty Conqueror Felled by Stomach Cancer
...athological analysis technology involved a study of data from 135 gastric cancer patients. In addition were autopsy reports, family medical histories, eyewitness
accounts and Bonaparte’s memoirs.
The original autopsy descriptions indicated that Bonaparte’s stomach had two ulcerated lesions: a large one on th...
Please Give Kids a Break!!
...upon to provide adult-like details. The reason is that children have undeveloped and, therefore, imprecise attention, he says. Their difficulties with eyewitness
testimony may not stem from memory errors alone but may arise due to difficulty in perceiving some critical aspects of a scene in the first place.
Scientists set out to measure how we perceive naturalness
...turalness (MONAT). This is one of a series of EU projects trying to 'Measure the Impossible', other projects are investigating subjects as diverse as eyewitness
memory, emotional response to computer games, measuring body language and understanding how music induced emotions are processed in the brain.
Napoleon's mysterious death unmasked, UT Southwestern researcher says
... Genta and the other researchers combined current medical knowledge and autopsy reports, memoirs of the physicians who treated Napoleon on the island, eyewitness
accounts and medical histories of family members.
Autopsy and physician descriptions revealed no telltale signs of arsenic poisoning, such as hem...
Recurrence of a flu pandemic similar to infamous 1918 flu could kill 62 million
...hat pandemic, and they know even less about how mortality rates varied in different parts of the world. In fact, most historic information is based on eyewitness
accounts and not on statistical analysis. Now, a team of researchers from Harvard School of Public Health (HSPH) and the University of Queensland in A...