• One of the services OCPL has expanded this year, with funding released by our County Executive, is technology backpacks which can be borrowed for people to use at home (or elsewhere). (blogspot.com)
  • On July 24, 2018, Lovato was hospitalized just a month after the singer admitted in her single "Sober," that she relapsed following six years of sobriety. (usatoday.com)
  • Over the 13-year period ending in 2016, revascularization procedural volumes have dropped by half, although the percentage of percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) procedures done for myocardial infarction (MI) have more than doubled, a new administrative study shows. (medscape.com)
  • The following stories not only look back at what was going on in the world and on campus 50 years ago, but also 40 years ago in 1971 and 25 years ago in 1986. (ualberta.ca)
  • Thirty years have gone by since June 1986 when PSC opened its doors. (psc.edu)
  • Two years after Japan earthquake, tsunami - Police officers offer chrysanthemum flowers for tsunami victims in Namie on Monday after their search for remains of those still missing, two years after the disaster. (cnn.com)
  • Two years after Japan earthquake, tsunami - Police officers search for remains on the coast in Namie on Monday. (cnn.com)
  • The Group's net sales declined 11.4% in the second quarter of 2020 compared with the corresponding period a year ago. (prnewswire.com)
  • Adjusted EBITA for the second quarter of 2020 increased 1% compared with the same period a year ago. (prnewswire.com)
  • The Group's adjusted gross margin for the second quarter of 2020 increased 3.2 percentage points to 32.2% compared with the corresponding period a year ago. (prnewswire.com)
  • In May 1997 a three-year-old boy died of respiratory failure in a Hong Kong hospital. (who.int)
  • While the virus had been detected in geese the previous year in China's Guangdong province and chickens in Hong Kong in March and May 1997, this was the first evidence that H5N1 had jumped the species barrier to threaten humans. (who.int)
  • Move-Up America LLC, the leading contingency management company for production home builders, celebrates 10 years of  helping families move-up! Move-Up America offers an innovative program to help homeowners sell their current home while their new home is being built by some of the nations top homebuilders. (prweb.com)
  • In 1989, after three years in development, Jobs introduced the NeXTcube at a press event in San Francisco. (newsweek.com)
  • Liu has been a thorn in the government's side since 1989 when he joined a hunger strike in support of student protesters days before the army crushed the pro-democracy movement centred on Tiananmen Square on June 4 that year. (rferl.org)
  • He had previously been jailed for 20 months in the wake of 1989 and again in the 1990s, spending three years at a labor camp and eight months under virtual house arrest. (rferl.org)
  • This year marks the 20th anniversary of China's first connection with the Internet -- a technological breakthrough that has had a particularly massive impact on the world's most populous country. (cnn.com)
  • At the end of last year, that grew to 618 million , about half of China's entire population. (cnn.com)
  • BEIJING (Reuters) -- China's most prominent dissident, Liu Xiaobo, has been sentenced to 11 years in prison for 'incitement to subvert state power' with writings calling for civil freedom and multiparty democracy. (rferl.org)
  • Puff Daddy Is Livestreaming His New Year's Eve Party Watch Puff Daddy and DJ Khaled ring in the new year live from Miami. (nymag.com)
  • The Wonder Years already did one round of touring behind this year's great Sister Cities , and they're now gearing up to hit the road again for some late summer dates and an extensive fall tour. (brooklynvegan.com)
  • This year marks a decade since the first human outbreak of H5N1 avian influenza in Hong Kong. (who.int)
  • Overall auto sales are still far below the average of 16.7 million vehicles a year in the decade prior to 2008, when the bottom fell out of the industry. (cnn.com)
  • Avian flu went on to kill six people and sicken 18 in Hong Kong until a comprehensive cull of the city's poultry in December that year. (who.int)
  • Domino's Pizza opens its 3,000th outlet, which is also the first unit in Hong Kong, and the company sells 160 million pizzas this year alone. (entrepreneur.com)
  • Before 1984, the tropical year (not the Julian year) and a measured (not defined) speed of light were included in the IAU (1964) System of Astronomical Constants, used from 1968 to 1983. (wikipedia.org)
  • Separating twins at birth was ended in the state of New York in 1980, a year after the study ended. (telegraph.co.uk)
  • During its first year, the company helped 23 families reach their goal of new home ownership but has since grown to assist over 700 families a year save an average of $6,500 in real estate commission fees associated with the sale of their current home. (prweb.com)
  • The Telugu year is the calendar year for the Telugu speaking people of India. (wikipedia.org)
  • This will be the most common refrain heard in India this year, even as we enter the 50th year of our Independence. (angelfire.com)
  • If the government could finish the job by privatising faster, withdrawing support from "sick units" and deregulating labour markets, India might grow at a tigerish 8% or 9% a year. (economist.com)
  • 11 Ten-year-old Afghan boy Ismaeel works at a brick factory on the outskirts of Kabul in 2002, when Afghan and international officials were facing the brutal reality of rebuilding a country already devastated by decades of war. (rferl.org)
  • They are among the most challenging prostate cancer patients to treat: about 150,000 men worldwide each year whose cancer is aggressive enough to defy standard hormonal therapy, but has not yet spread to the point where it can be seen on scans. (nytimes.com)
  • It ran proprietary software that was developed at great expense, and Jobs built a robot factory to churn out 150,000 machines a year. (newsweek.com)
  • After 10 straight years of greater than 10 per cent annual growth, today more than 200 million acres of GE crops are planted each year. (google.com)
  • Some hominid tool traditions lasted amazingly long -- consider that hand axes lasted with only minor variation for something on the order of a million years. (scienceblogs.com)
  • Except these creatures were flying around between 40 and 85 million years before the first butterflies existed. (nationalgeographic.com)
  • The kalligrammatids appeared around 165 million years ago, during the Jurassic period, and died out 45 million years later. (nationalgeographic.com)
  • Butterflies would go through the same transition about 110 million years later, from monochromatic moths to simple-spotted species like the tree nymph , to complex-spotted ones like the squinting brown bush . (nationalgeographic.com)
  • This ancient partnership between kalligrammatid and their plant partners ended around 120 million years ago, but it wasn't lost entirely. (nationalgeographic.com)
  • Google ''gap year Australia'' and 75 million results pop up, ranging from working holidays, adventure tours and backpacking, to volunteer abroad opportunities and even jobs with the military. (smh.com.au)
  • The Phillies agreed Saturday to a three-year, $33 million deal with Rollins, according to multiple reports. (philly.com)
  • The deal includes am $11 million vesting option for a fourth year. (philly.com)
  • Rollins just completed a six-year, $46.5 million deal. (philly.com)
  • A baseball source recently said Rollins resented the idea of taking another discount to return, especially after Jose Reyes signed a six-year, $106 million deal with the Miami Marlins. (philly.com)
  • The research connected birth and school records to 1.6 million children born in Florida over a 10-year timespan. (edweek.org)
  • He may have resented expressing distances in light-years because it would deteriorate the accuracy of his parallax data due to multiplying with the uncertain parameter of the speed of light. (wikipedia.org)
  • Stars feel each other, even if they've died millions of years ago, even if theyre light years apart. (imdb.com)
  • I think a device that knows where you are, can tap into the world's store of knowledge, can communicate with most of the rest of the people in the world, and fits in your pocket would be viewed as miraculous by people from even 100 years ago. (physicsforums.com)
  • After following the surviving Crimson men for nearly 80 years as part of the Harvard Study of Adult Development , one of the world's longest studies of adult life, researchers have collected a cornucopia of data on their physical and mental health. (harvard.edu)
  • Two years ago, a magnitude-9.0 earthquake unleashed a wall of water that killed nearly 16,000 people in northeast Japan and sparked the world's worst nuclear crisis in 25 years. (cnn.com)
  • Strong demand from car buyers in December led automakers to close out the best year for U.S. car sales since before the recession, and the biggest one-year jump in sales in 28 years. (cnn.com)
  • Senadheera, who grew up in Sri Lanka, accepts the risks inherent in her assignments for the WFP, a nongovernmental organization (NGO) where she has worked for the better part of the last 13 years. (esri.com)
  • For 40 years, the economy grew so slowly that hundreds of millions remain to this day trapped in the direst poverty. (economist.com)
  • Greece and Turkey: 60 years in NATO 22 Feb. 2012 2012 marks 60 years since Turkey and Greece joined NATO in 1952. (nato.int)
  • Turkey: interview with Defence Minister Yilmaz 16 Feb. 2012 NATO Review interviews Turkish Defence Minister Ismet Yilmaz about smart defence, Turkish foreign policy and what being in NATO for 60 years means. (nato.int)
  • Turkey: what 60 years in NATO means 16 Feb. 2012 Does NATO have a role to play in Turkey's new stronger foreign policy outlook? (nato.int)
  • The United States and its NATO allies responded 10 years ago this week to the 9/11 attacks with a military campaign to oust Al-Qaeda's Taliban hosts. (rferl.org)
  • And it is sad, that as close as we are now, there is no way we can ever compensate for those 35 years," Paula said. (telegraph.co.uk)
  • The declining productivity of global pharmaceutical development, measured in terms of small-molecule New Chemical Entities (NCEs) factored against their rising cost, has been extensively analysed and commented on in recent years [1- (drugpatentwatch.com)
  • In recent years, this has changed. (economist.com)
  • NIS sampling covers more than 97% of the American population, making this the largest and longest report on revascularization trends in the United States in recent years. (medscape.com)
  • We've had some good rainfall in recent years, so the dams have a good amount of water in them, but if the drought continues, the water levels will continue to drop and it is then that we will see water restrictions. (theage.com.au)
  • Twenty years after Exxon Valdez and we're still shipping it, pumping it, burning it. (motherjones.com)
  • Twenty years since James Hansen published a prophetic paper foreseeing what we're now experiencing. (motherjones.com)
  • COMMENTS TWENTY YEARS LATER M. E. KRAHL* The principal themes of the preceding article are embodied in the following quotations therefrom: 1. (jhu.edu)
  • Twenty years ago this month, Romania became the last Eastern Bloc nation to win its independence. (voanews.com)
  • Unlike 20 years ago, when almost all young Australians grabbed the offer of a university place, these days more than one in four school-leavers decide to defer for a year. (smh.com.au)
  • Kent Bugg came home from work one day a couple of years ago to learn that his wife, Dorothy Frohder, had abruptly retired from her job as a middle school guidance counselor. (baltimoresun.com)
  • By day, Frohder became more and more accomplished at work, even spending a year running the guidance department for the Prince George's County schools. (baltimoresun.com)
  • Thus during the London years, Darwin laid out the scope and formulated the theoretical core that defined the rest of his life. (amnh.org)
  • quick back story, I'm Military, 32 years old vary active life style, I have had two knee su. (medhelp.org)
  • Twins celebrate 102 years of life Two Georgia twins recently celebrated their 102nd birthday. (usatoday.com)
  • Since early 2004, H5N1 human outbreaks have been reported in 10 countries and the death toll has risen every year, with South-East Asia suffering the greatest losses of life. (who.int)
  • The oldest evidence for microbial life has been found in Greenland, with fossilized 3.7 billion year old stromatolites (layered bacterial colonies) found in the rocks. (scienceblogs.com)
  • I know now that Jesus not only redeemed my life and my future, he redeemed those empty, useless years. (bellaonline.com)
  • The Child Care Employee Project also released 'From the Floor: Raising Child-Care Salaries,' which details reactions and actions taken by caregivers following a national study last year linking low pay, high turnover, and inadequate training to poor program quality. (edweek.org)
  • One reason why Anson Chan, Hong Kong's chief secretary, or senior civil servant, left her job in April last year was her belief (though never stated publicly) that the proposed ministerial system would lead to the politicisation of the civil service. (economist.com)
  • U.S. car sales rebounded to the best level since 2007 last year. (cnn.com)
  • In its early years, the magazine operated as a tax-exempt foundation. (newsweek.com)
  • Determines 10-year risk of heart disease or stroke and provides statin recommendations. (mdcalc.com)
  • A year later, another doctor told them she had more advanced Stage 2 disease, her condition clearly deteriorating. (baltimoresun.com)
  • NPR's Science Correspondent Joanne Silberner looks back at 20 years of progress in the fight against heart disease. (npr.org)
  • In early 2003, a mysterious outbreak of atypical pneumonia in Guangdong province was emerging, and by March of that year the outbreak of a new disease, severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS), had become the focus for academic circles and the media, while having a huge economic impact on travel and other sectors throughout Asia. (who.int)
  • I think [the decrease] wasn't dramatically visible because of the increase in peripheral interventions and structural heart disease procedures over the years," he said. (medscape.com)
  • Flu vaccination is especially important for adults 65 years and older, who account for most hospitalizations and deaths from flu and from COVID-19. (cdc.gov)
  • Since human brown adipose tissue (BAT), especially in adults, was rediscovered several years ago by using positron emission tomography (PET) [ 6 - 9 ], it has been postulated as a major candidate for the treatment of obesity. (hindawi.com)
  • That means two additional years before pain and other symptoms spread and they need chemotherapy or other treatments. (nytimes.com)
  • Follow-up to 3 years of the first RCT of a very early social communication intervention for infants at familial risk of developing autism has shown a treatment effect, extending 24 months after intervention end, to reduce the overall severity of autism prodromal symptoms and enhance parent-child dyadic social communication over this period. (nih.gov)
  • I was put on Cymbalta after a Stroke 10 years ago, left me with nerve pain down my left leg. (medhelp.org)
  • That means I have good six years left to perform at a high level and maybe even more. (philly.com)
  • Look, I saw this story on ReCell Spray, I was super excited my father has an ulcer on his left leg at least 24 years old and already try anything he already went to St. Paul made several grafts and made several treatments, seeing our hope this report was renewed. (news-medical.net)
  • 14 Years" was only performed live when Stradlin was still in the band. (wikipedia.org)
  • This is partly because Canberrans changed their water habits during the eight-year millennium drought which broke in 2009, and are now using about 40 per cent less than they were prior to 2003. (theage.com.au)
  • That's why humans have accomplished so much in 4,000 years, while chimps are still using the same tools they were back then. (scienceblogs.com)