Archive for October 13th, 2012

  • FDA regulation of pharmacies has knotty history

    October 13, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

    This undated image made available by The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention shows the Exserohilum rostratum fungus. The CDC said Thursday, Oct. 11, 2012 tests have shown Exserohilum fungus in 10 people sickened in the current fungal meningitis...

  • Buffeted by debt crisis, EU wins Nobel Peace Prize

    October 13, 2012 • World NewsComments Off

    European Commission President Jose Manuel Barroso reacts, as he received flowers by Norway’s ambassador to the EU Atle Leikvoll, after the 2012 Nobel Peace Prize was given to the EU, at the European Commission headquarters in Brussels, Friday, Oct. 12,...

  • Pakistani police make arrests in shooting of girl

    October 13, 2012 • World NewsComments Off

    Pakistan Army spokesman Maj. Gen. Asim Saleem Bajwa updates journalists about the condition of a 14-year-old Pakistani activist Malala Yousufzai who was shot by a Taliban gunman after speaking out for girls’ education, in Rawalpindi, Pakistan on Friday,...

  • Maine town’s agony prolonged in prostitution case

    October 13, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

    A pedestrian crosses Route 1 in downtown Kennebunk, Maine, Friday, Oct. 12, 2012. Curious residents in this seaside community may have to wait to learn which of their friends and neighbors stand accused of giving business to a fitness instructor charged with...

  • Romney criticizes Biden on consulate attack

    October 13, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

    Republican presidential candidate, former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney greets his vice presidential running mate, Rep. Paul Ryan, R-Wis., at Port Columbus International Airport in Columbus, Ohio, Friday, Oct. 12, 2012. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak) RICHMOND,...

  • Ryan asked for federal help as he championed cuts

    October 13, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

    Supporters of Republican vice presidential nominee Rep. Paul Ryan, of Wisconsin, gather at the Holiday Inn Express in Janesville, Wis. to watch his debate with Vice President Joe Biden on Thursday, Oct. 11, 2012. (AP Photo/The Janesville Gazette, Mark...