The Los Angeles Unified School District will receive $7 million in federal grant funding to expand career programs at three high schools in the fields of healthcare, technology and business and finance, the district announced Monday...
Upon the conclusion of Selection Sunday, the field of 68 for the 2014 NCAA tournament was set. Many bubble teams were vying for a coveted spot in the next phase of March Madness; however, only a select few were granted a chance to compete. Now...Show More Summary
Get your tissues ready. Chicago Blackhawks star Jonathan Toews made four-year-old Nicholas Skretkowski's wish come true on Friday, giving him some one-on-one time on the ice at Soldier Field before the Stadium Series matchup againstShow More Summary
In one of the earliest pieces of evidence pointing to Apple's push into the fitness and health monitoring field, the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office on Tuesday granted the company a patent for a biometric headphone system that can sense a variety of metrics including temperature, heart rate and perspiration levels.
The Onion: Shortly after learning he had been granted tenure Tuesday, Northwestern University mathematics professor Hugh Botkin told reporters that the promotion has motivated him to work harder than ever before in his chosen field. “I was able to get this far in my career by publishing as many papers...
Harvard University GSD's new Wheelwright Prize is a $100,000 travel-based research grant available to early-career architects worldwide. With an open competition process, the Wheelwright Prize recognizes the importance of field research...Show More Summary
Chicago Blackhawks fans who still pine for the team to break out the black alternate sweater will get their wishes granted. On March 1 when the 'Hawks take to the outdoor ice at Soldier Field against the Pittsburgh Penguins, the team will be sporting a new look. Well, not really. Show More Summary
Chris Conley plants the school colors on Grant Field. (Johnny Crawford / AJC) I know there are lots of UGA fans out there who look at the Dogs’ just-completed 8-4 record and fume about another year without Mark Richt bringing an SECShow More Summary
Texas A&M's home finale victory over Mississippi State marked a night to remember for anyone donning maroon and white nationwide, as the Kyle Field faithful were granted one last opportunity to view their fearless quarterback in his natural environment. Show More Summary
When in doubt, put the ball in the hands of Todd Gurley. (Jason Getz / AJC) A Dawg fan’s confession: During that nightmarish first half of Saturday’s game at Grant Field, in which Paul Johnson’s Yellow Jackets jumped out to a 20-0 lead and it seemed nothing could go right for Georgia, I thought we were looking at a potential blowout. Show More Summary
Wisconsin coach Gary Andersen saw that his defense wasn't paying attention to Penn State receiver Eugene Lewis. Naturally, he ran onto the field to call a timeout to prevent an easy touchdown. Unfortunately, the referee didn't grantShow More Summary
Corey Grant fielded the kick at the 10-yard line. His Tigers led Tennessee, 34-20, coming out of the halftime break on Nov. 9. With the ball in his hands, Grant saw an opportunity to put the Volunteers away — and to continue to prove...Show More Summary
A patent granted to Apple today for a Light Field camera – a camera with zero shutter delay and where the focus point can be changed after taking the photo – covers the precise technology Steve Jobs told biographer Walter Isaacson he wanted to use to “reinvent photography.” He had three things that he wanted to […]
A Fox Sports cameraman at the Iowa State-Oklahoma game was carted off the field with an apparent leg injury after Cyclones quarterback Grant Rohach ran into him on the sidelines. The cameraman deserves credit for hanging in there and...Show More Summary
Part-time Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Light Heavyweight Vitor Belfort said he wanted a level playing field. Well, now he's got one. "The Phenom," who puffed up from middleweight to settle an old score from PRIDE 32 back in 2006,...Show More Summary
In the field of fitness trackers and apps, evidence of their efficacy is often anecdotal. The New York-based health startup Noom is looking to back their technology up with harder evidence, though, and they have received a small business grant from the National Institutes of Health to do so.
Sonosite Fuji is not the only player in the field any more, as competitive pressures are building up with the introduction of new offerings from competitors. Case in point is the new ultrasound from Samsung Medison. The FDA granted the...Show More Summary
The main objective To promote advanced research with a humanities or social sciences perspective by established researchers in priority fields of research, which are identified annually by the IOC. For the 2014/2015 edition, a list of...Show More Summary
Arizona is already staking out a leadership position in solar power, and now it’s looking to take the algae biofuel field by storm with a new $8 million Energy Department grant to the University of Arizona. The funding will enable UA...Show More Summary
By Grant Zeng: Tekmira is one of the pioneers in the field of RNAi therapeutics. The Company has been at the forefront of the RNAi technology revolution over the last decade and has been involved in the research and development of RNAi...Show More Summary