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New Documents Released in Darren Wilson Grand Jury Case

last weekNews : Mediaite

St. Louis prosecutor Robert McCulloch released hundreds of documents from the Michael Brown grand jury case Sunday, including an interview with Dorian Johnson, who testified that Ferguson officer Darren Wilson shot Brown in the back...

Patients Given Less Blood During Transfusions Do Well

It's a simple premise -- now backed up by more evidence than ever: "Why give more blood to anyone if you can't show it benefits them?" Jeffrey Carson of Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School has found that for many patients, smaller...Show More Summary

Hurricane Sandy Increased Incidence of Heart Attacks and Stroke in Hardest Hit New Jersey Counties

Researchers at the Cardiovascular Institute of New Jersey at Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School have found evidence that Hurricane Sandy, commonly referred to as a superstorm, had a significant effect on cardiovascular events, including myocardial infarction (heart attack) and stroke, in the high-impact areas of New Jersey two weeks following the 2012 storm.

Politics roundup

3 weeks agoIndustries / Law : Overlawyered

Latest Yank expatriate to get caught in IRS’s overseas tax/FATCA trap? None other than London mayor Boris Johnson [Robert Wood, Forbes] “He washes any hint of influence-peddling through the purifying font of his law firm, just as other...Show More Summary

Were Robert Johnson's 78 Sides Mastered Too Fast?

3 weeks agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

There is no denying the cultural impact of folk blues great, Mr. Robert Johnson, but since Jon Wilde's 2010 blog post in The Guardian, there has been a public music-nerd debate simmering whether some of his sides were mastered too fast. Show More Summary

MakerNurse: Fabricating solutions to challenges on the front lines of care

The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation supports MakerNurse, a community that aims to better understand what drives nurses to innovate and bring nurse making to the forefront of health care. See what they are up to. MakerNurse is collecting stories from inventive nurses across the nation to better understand what drives them to innovate and how best […]

Billionaire Bob Johnson asks a local crowd for cash

When you’re a billionaire, is it considered…indecorous to ask a roomful of moguls-in-training for money? At a reception on Monday night that’s just what billionaire businessman Robert L. Johnson was doing on behalf of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture. Show More Summary

Sixers sign Robert Covington, waive Chris Johnson

Sixers sign Robert Covington, waive Chris Johnson The Philadelphia 76ers signed free agent forward Robert Covington today. The first overall pick in the 2014 NBA Development League Draft by the Grand Rapids Drive, Covington is the fifth D-League to NBA “Call-Up” of the 2014-15 D-League season. In a related move, the Sixers waived Chris Johnson. As a rookie [...]

Bronx attorney decides not to file charges against NYPD cop accused of slamming boy through bar's window

Bronx District Attorney Robert Johnson has decided against filing criminal charges against an NYPD sergeant accused of smashing a handcuffed 14-year-old boy through the window of a hookah bar, the Daily News has learned.

BET Founder Launching Subscription-based “Urban Movie Channel”

Robert L. Johnson, founder of BET and RLJ Entertainment, announced the launch of the Urban Movie Channel, a subscription-based digital… Read More

Rutgers and RWJ to Host Event for Women Impacted by Pelvic Floor Disorders

Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital will host an educational event Nov. 13 as part of a public awareness campaign to help women impacted by pelvic floor disorders (PFDs). Topics will...Show More Summary

Of Bidens and buttheads

(Scott Johnson) Michelle Malkin performs a case study of Robert Hunter Biden that she dubs “The chronicles of Hunter Biden.” Biden is the younger of Vice President Biden’s two sons. Hunter Biden was discharged from the Navy when he flunked a Navy drug test; he tested positive for cocaine use. Show More Summary

Four Ways to Spread Ideas

Insights from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation on what makes influence effective.

Krembil Neuroscience Centre's Donald K. Johnson Eye Centre to Announce Successful Implant of Argus Retinal Prosthesis System

Dr. Robert Devenyi and Dr. Samuel Markowitz will give a presentation followed by a Q and A session on the successful implantation of Canada's first eye prosthesis system, a device that restores functional vision in patients with forms of advanced retinitis pigmentosa, on Tuesday, October 14 at 11 a.m. (ET).

RLJ Entertainment Is An Attractive Speculative Stock With Embedded Call Options If Bought At The Right Price

By Munger Fan: RLJ Entertainment (NASDAQ:RLJE) is a company that was put together by Robert L Johnson, the founder of BET. This company is a combination of Acorn Media and Image Entertainment. Acorn TV specializes in quality BritishShow More Summary

Johnson & Johnson: Growth-Growth-Growth; Win-Win-Win - Part II

By Robert Honeywill: In Part I, I included a Table 1 showing what an initial investment of 1,000 Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ) shares acquired at the beginning of 1972 would have grown to today. The results in that table showed an investment...Show More Summary

C&L's Late Nite Music Club With Favorite 'Rock Tracks' From Movies: 'Crossroads' 1986

In 1955, Bill Haley's "Rock Around The Clock" is often thought of as one (maybe the one) of the first big time rock hits that was made famous in the movies and it got me thinking about that time in 1986, when Robert Johnson met the Devil and they battled it out for his soul. Show More Summary

Enterovirus D68's Emergence in New Jersey

Dr. Amisha Malhotra, a pediatric infectious disease expert at Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, explains the symptoms of enterovirus D68, why children are more susceptible and which children are at risk for developing more serious illness. Show More Summary

UAB's Gakumo Named Among Select Group of RWJF Nursing Scholars

Carrie Ann Gakumo, Ph.D., an assistant professor in the University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Nursing, is one of 12 U.S. nursing educators to be selected for the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Nurse Faculty Scholars program this year.

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