| Aug 10, 2011
| 10:55 AM
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - U.S. regulators are moving quickly with Roche's application for targeted melanoma drug vemurafenib, which could receive approval as early as this week, according to a source familiar with the situation.
A pivotal trial found...
| Aug 14, 2011
| 6:52 PM
Six parrots taken from what was described as a "deplorable" breeding mill in Tennessee found shelter in Maryland over the weekend, rescued by animal-welfare groups and destined for new homes.
"They're a little emaciated, I would say," said Christi Zotto,...
| Aug 23, 2011
| 3:24 PM
Even before his senior year of high school began, Mason Graham knew that he wanted to play football at Navy. But Jabaree Tuani, Graham's teammate at Brentwood Academy outside Nashville, Tenn., wasn't sold on making the same military commitment. As much as...
| Sep 1, 2011
| 12:48 PM
Indianapolis is not as 'manly' as it used to be.
A new survey out Thursday shows Indianapolis moved down three spots on the "America’s Manliest Cities" list. The Circle City is now in 11th place.
The makers of the snack Combos awarded points...
| Sep 1, 2011
| 9:00 PM
Sun Belt Commissioner Wright Waters has been urging teams in his conference to wean themselves off money games, arguing that it hurts more than it helps.
And it appears that his message is sinking in, as many Sun Belt teams have cut back games they...
| Sep 10, 2011
| 4:12 PM
A Southwest Airlines jet was forced to make an unscheduled stop at Nashville International Airport in Tennessee, after airline officials say a man began behaving "suspiciously."
According to the Nashville Newspaper, The Tennessean, Southwest Flight...
| Mar 18, 2011
| 9:46 PM
As its neighbor Costa Mesa plans to outsource half its workforce, the Newport Beach City Council will consider Tuesday if it should contract out its parking meter operations and enforcement.
The city would have to lay off a full-time meter service worker...
| Mar 23, 2011
| 7:42 PM
NEWPORT BEACH — Residents and gardeners will no longer be able to use gas-powered leaf blowers once an ordinance a divided City Council tentatively approved Tuesday takes effect.
After lengthy discussion and the failure of a motion to also ban...
| Mar 29, 2011
| 8:42 PM
There’s a new frontrunner for Yulee running back Derrick Henry.
The rising junior now has the Florida Gators as his favorite school and rounds out his top three with Georgia and Florida State. He previously had favored the Seminoles.
| Apr 4, 2011
| 9:15 PM
Priestley Family Chiropractic is having an informational workshop about its doctor-supervised weight-loss program at 6 p.m. at the practice, 3 Corporate Plaza, Suite 200, Newport Beach. For more information, (949) 640-7030....
| Apr 5, 2011
| 6:41 PM
Mark Macdonald, author of "Body Confidence," will have a book signing at 7 p.m. at the Metro Pointe Barnes & Noble, 901 B. South Coast Drive, Suite 150, Costa Mesa. Purchase of the book and wristbands are required for this event,...