| Jul 13, 2013
| 9:00 PM
Mary Christian-Madden's motherwas diagnosed with Alzheimer's in her late 70s, and four of her cousins, now all deceased, also developed the disease.
"So I already know that it's there on the maternal side of the family," said Christian-Madden, 56, a...
| Sep 9, 2013
| 3:45 PM
A UC San Diego chemistry center has won $20 million from the National Science Foundation to continue pioneering research on the effects of tiny atmospheric particles on climate.
The award, announced Monday, follows a much smaller NSF grant that helped...
| Sep 7, 2013
| 5:05 PM
SAN DIEGO — The military planes and helicopters that roar on training runs over this city's crystalline bay are a reminder of how deeply woven the armed forces are into the fabric of freshman Rep. Scott Peters' congressional district.
| Aug 25, 2013
| 1:08 AM
SOUTH BEND--About 26 percent of students who enroll at Indiana University South Bend earn a bachelor’s degree within six years.
That’s a statistic that doesn’t meet the standards of new IUSB Chancellor Terry Allison and many...
| Jul 6, 2013
| 11:29 PM
Imperial Valley high school baseball has had its share of league and CIF championship teams over the years, but has there ever been a team so good it could be considered the Valley’s best ever?
I would propose that the 1988 Central Spartans is just...
| Aug 2, 2013
IMPERIAL — For the past two weeks, more than one dozen middle school students had the opportunity to learn and experience the college life during a two-week robotics camp at Imperial Valley College.
On Thursday the students showcased their...
| Jul 25, 2013
| 8:31 AM
When assignments that contain the words “Victoria’s Secret” and “supermodel” are handed down from my boss, I can’t help but believe the journalism gods are thinking of me.
Lindsay Ellingson, the 28-year-old Victoria&...
| Jul 21, 2013
| 1:55 AM
On paper, the Imperial Valley seems like an undesirable place to live. This largely agricultural area in the southeastern corner of California is plagued by massive unemployment, teen pregnancy and childhood obesity rates that are among the highest in the...
| Jun 27, 2013
| 9:35 AM
The state Senate Select Committee on California’s Energy Independence is set to hold its first hearing on the Salton Sea and its renewable energy resources, with a webcast set up for those who can’t be in Sacramento.
The hearing starts at...
| Apr 25, 2013
WASHINGTON — Two of the three most infamous Supreme Court decisions were erased by events. The Civil War and postwar constitutional amendments effectively overturned Dred Scott v. Sandford (1857), which held that blacks could never have rights...
| Apr 25, 2013
| 9:17 AM
WASHINGTON -- Two of the three most infamous Supreme Court decisions were erased by events. The Civil War and postwar constitutional amendments effectively overturned Dred Scott v. Sandford (1857), which held that blacks could never have rights that...