The Connecticut shooting that left 20 children and six adults dead has turned a national and local spotlight on two issues -- gun rights and mental illness -- as people seek to answer the question of how to prevent this from happening again. While ...
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lunes, 24 de diciembre de 2012
the fourth and final part of a series on Indian Americans who have won
the George Marshall Scholarship in 2012, Arthur J Pais profiles
microbiology student Paras Minhas, who wants to pursue a doctorate at
the University College of London and treat ...|
exists in every state, city and neighborhood in the United States and,
if fact, the world,” said NAMI Ohio Executive Director Terry Russell in a
news release. “One in four adults experiences a mental health problem in any given year ...|
Yet Medical News Today reports that “The DSM-IV (Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders), the U.S. standard reference for psychiatry, includes over 300 different manifestations of mental illness.” Which ones are these pontificators ...
Outgoing Prime Minister Mario Monti posted his reform agenda online today, urging Italians to join a debate on their country's future as potentially bitter election campaign gets underway two months before Italy goes to polls. Following weeks of ...
If nature abhors a vacuum (as the Romans were already saying around the time of the first Christmas two millennia ago), then it seems almost inevitable that somebody would emerge to exploit what are touted as the world's third-largest shale oil and gas ...
Questions over President Hugo Chavez's health led some Venezuela observers to predict his party's vulnerability at recent regional elections. Instead, the Bolivarian Revolution once again proved its power - even without "El Comandante" at the helm.
NEW YORK — A New York City lifeguard who rescued several people on a surfboard during Superstorm Sandy has apparently drowned while surfing in Puerto Rico. The New York Daily News reports (http://nydn.us/UWZgY5) 23-year-old Dylan Smith helped ...
SAO PAULO--Brazil is going to see less growth and more inflation in 2013 than previously expected, according to a weekly central bank survey of economists released Monday. For the sixth week in a row, the economists pulled down their forecast for 2013 ...
Sugar fell in London and New York on signs of large supplies from top producers Brazil and India and weak demand. Cocoa slid. Sugar output in Brazil's center south, the main growing region of the world's biggest grower, will total 34.05 million metric ...
current and entering governors of the Island have expressed their
deepest condolences, as did Congressman Pedro Pierluisi who stated was a
dear close friend of Toledo: "Today, I cry for the loss of Pedro
Toledo, public servant first class of ...|
Sunday until recently, choir members of all ages - many of them second-
or third-generation relatives of those who founded the Camden choir in
1969 - sang and played traditional Puerto Rican religious music for Masses at Our Lady of Mount ...|
Jon Rappoport Prisonplanet.com. Dec 23, 2012. When everybody is diagnosed with a mental disorder, gun permits will be a thing of the past. Take that seriously. At a presidential debate, Obama was asked about achieving gun control.
After Brazil's government took steps this year to boost productivity and consumption, the country's businesses need to do their part by increasing investments in 2013, President Dilma Rousseff said yesterday. Plans to reduce energy costs and spur ...
Caracas -Venezuelan automotive sector shows signs of recovery today, with an inter-annual increase of 5.2 percent in the assembly of vehicles from January to November, specialized sources reported.
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — A tourist from New York has apparently drowned while surfing off a popular beach town in Puerto Rico. A police statement Sunday has identified the tourist as 23-year-old Dylan Smith, whose body was found floating Sunday ...
The leader of the US gun lobby defended his call for placing armed guards in all American schools despite withering criticism of the group's response to the massacre of 20 first-graders in Newtown, Connecticut. "If it's crazy to call for putting police ...
The head of the Argentine Rural Society (SRA) Luis Miguel Etchevehere once again criticized the National Government for its decision to annul the sale of the Rural Society grounds made in 1991 via a presidential decree because it was considered to be ...
|People walk past a statue of Santa Claus placed at "25 de Marco" road in Sao Paulo, Brazil, on December 15, 2012. President Dilma Rousseff urged businesses Sunday to expand their investments as Brazil cuts energy costs in a bid to curb poverty and ...|
In his homeland, Brazil, he is considered the greatest songwriter of the past 50 years, a kind of Cole Porter crossed with Bob Dylan whose elegant compositions, written alone or with partners like Antônio Carlos Jobim, Vinicius de Moraes and Caetano ...
The head of Smata, Ricardo Pignanelli, today assured last week's nationwide looting was "orchestrated", although he warned "evidence must be found" to accuse any sector for these events. "It's a sensitive issue. The government has got the resources to ...
|Reuters/Reuters - Venezuelan
President Hugo Chavez speaks next to Vice President Nicolas Maduro (R)
and National assembly president Diosdado Cabello (L) during a national
broadcast at Miraflores Palace in Caracas …more December 8, 2012.|
Strategy of killing gang leaders has led to proliferation of smaller and more dangerous groups, says new attorney general.