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  • Jerome Horwitz dies at 93; developed potent anti-AIDS drug AZT

    Jerome Horwitz dies at 93; developed potent anti-AIDS drug AZT
    Jerome Horwitz, a medical researcher at Wayne State University in Detroit, had spent more than a decade developing a drug he hoped would work against cancer. But the compound failed to help the lab mice he tested it on, so in 1970 he "dumped it on the...
  • Michael Roarty dies at 84; marketer helped build Anheuser-Busch brand

    Michael Roarty dies at 84; marketer helped build Anheuser-Busch brand
    Michael J. Roarty, a retired marketing executive who helped build Anheuser-Busch beer brands into international powerhouses, died at a hospital in a St. Louis suburb Saturday, a day after suffering a heart attack. He was 84. Roarty had been...
  • Hoag surgeon appointed to head group

    The American College of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons will announce Dr. Charles Hasse of Irvine as its new president at the group's annual scientific conference in Scottsdale, Ariz., next week. Hasse, a surgeon at Hoag Hospital and director of the...
  • Comfort Level is Key to Workout

    Comfort Level is Key to Workout
    Glenda Griffen is like a lot of Americans who need to lose some weight - the gym scares her. "I went a few times," said the 55-year-old Detroiter who wants to lose 70 pounds, "and didn't like it." In fact, the hair stylist is so gym-averse that she's...
  • Detroit takes 'off' from difficult times

    DETROIT — Not everyone in this city cares about college basketball, certainly not the guy standing outside a downtown office building with a ladder. A cold wind rattles down the avenue as Joe Gwisdalla and the rest of the maintenance crew hurry...
  • Sports Legend Revealed: The Philadelphia Warriors drafted Wilt Chamberlain while he was still in high school

     
    BASKETBALL LEGEND: The Philadelphia Warriors drafted Wilt Chamberlain while he was still in high school. STATUS: Effectively True, Technically False. In 1971, the United States Supreme Court heard the case of Haywood v. National Basketball Association,...
  • Plural of Prius, Prii? Not According to Latin Experts

     
    Ever wonder what the plural is for Toyota???s Prius? It???s been something of a gray area to our copy editors, and now that there???s a Prius V, a plural word for the vehicle could come in handy. Before we could......
  • Florida Dental Association announces new board

     
    The Florida Dental Association has announced the election of new offiers to its executive board, including the first Cuban-American president, Dr. Cesar Sabates of Coral Gables. Dr. Cesar R. Sabates, President Dr. Sabates, a general dentist in private...
  • Rep. Thaddeus McCotter joins the GOP race on July 4th weekend -- patriotic, yes, media-savvy, maybe not

     
    Thaddeus McCotter Republican of Michigan announces his campaign for president, but the national media is otherwise engaged....