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MPI's drug development arm Oncology Venture and Lantern Pharma announce partnership to advance Irofulven for metastatic prostate cancer

HORSHOLM, Denmark, May 29, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Medical Prognosis Institute A/S (MPI.CO) (Denmark and Phoenix, AZ, US) announced today that Oncology Venture, the drug development arm of MPI, and Lantern Pharma, Inc. (Dallas, TX, US) have entered into a ...

Training Inmates to Tame Wild Horses

Good stories from around the globe. Essays and immersion, into the harrowing, the sweet, the surprising -- the human. Randy Helms and Chris DeWell both grew up in Arizona, but their paths didn’t cross until recently. Helms grew up on a farm, and horses ...

USS Arizona Memorial dock repairs expected to take a week

HONOLULU (AP) — The National Park Service and the Navy aim to resume taking visitors to the USS Arizona Memorial in a week, after a dock damaged by a wayward vessel is repaired. An attachment point between the floating dock and its anchors came loose ...

Tours on USS Arizona Memorial suspended after ship hits dock

HONOLULU — Tours on the USS Arizona Memorial have been suspended indefinitely after a vessel struck and damaged the structure's dock Wednesday, the National Park Service said. Instead, boats were taking visitors to a spot in Pearl Harbor near the ...

Tonto National Forest: 'Human caused' Blevens Fire breaks out near Globe

Fire crews are battling a new Arizona wildfire. Tonto National Forest officials say the "Blevens Fire" is burning near State Route 188 and 288, in between Globe and the Town of Roosevelt. It was first reported around 4:50 p.m. Wednesday evening.

Blevens Fire closes westbound SR 188 near Globe

A human-caused brush fire closed westbound State Route 188 near Globe on Wednesday evening, according to the Arizona Department of Transportation. ADOT sent a tweet just before 5:30 p.m., saying westbound traffic on SR 188 was closed south of the SR 288 ...

The bones of 4,000 planes in Arizona

They carried presidents and astronauts, shot down enemies during war and shuttled American military forces around the globe. Now, they are scattered across a huge, dusty field at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base on the outskirts of Tucson, at a location known ...

Arizona School Superintendent Douglas to visit Globe

GLOBE — Arizona Superintendent of Public Instruction Diane Douglas will be in Globe as part of her “We are Listening” tour. The Globe stop — June 4, from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. in the Gila County Board of Supervisors meeting room inside the ...

Final defendant sentenced in Petro America securities fraud

(AP) – A 46-year-old Arizona man has been sentenced to nearly four years in federal prison for his role in a $10.2 million securities fraud conspiracy that victimized more than 12,000 investors across the U.S. and Canada. Brian Langenbach of Globe ...

2 Safeway stores closing in Phoenix area

PHOENIX -- A Safeway store in the West Valley and another in Globe, Arizona, will be closing next month, according to a news report. The Peoria store at 67th and Peoria avenues will be shutting down, the Phoenix Business Journal reported. Combined with the ...

Best 10 Most Costly Hotel Rooms In Globe.

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Hamilton Homecoming: 2010 AL MVP Back In Texas On Home Team

Follow CBSDFW.COM: Facebook | Twit ter ARLINGTON – Josh Hamilton took the turn on Ballpark Way driving toward the Texas Rangers’ stadium, and felt right at home. A month and a day after being re-acqu…

Is ‘San Andreas’ A Cryptic Warning About What Is Going To Happen In America’s Future?

Hollywood has a long history of inserting political messages, social commentaries, subliminal effects and even cryptic warnings about the future into big budget films.  So is someone attempting to use…

Top 5 Reasons to teach ESL in Korea: From Traveling to Saving Money

Korea has been a top ESL destination for quite some time now, attracting teachers from many different cultures across the globe due to its desirable opportunities for young and old teachers alike. Ple…

Book Online and Save Up With 5 Star Hotels in Manali

One of the various advantages of electronic equipment technology is that it’s doable to save lots of up cash have all the travel plans prepared before venturing on a vacation. the method of on-line bo…

5 tips to choose the bars in the country as venue for the corporate get-togethers

#1 Distance from the airport When you host corporate events, you will have to invite your most important clients who might be based in different parts of the globe. You need to make sure that the ve…

What’s New In GIS And Biological Research: 26 May 2015

This week’s summary contains a variety of very different posts which cover topics ranging from how-to tips, to why you don’t get pineapples in the Antarctic. So, without further ado, I’ll begin. The …

Rutina Wesley to Star in The Old Globe’s TWELFTH NIGHT

The Old Globe has announced the cast and creative team for its upcoming production of Twelfth Night, which stars Rutina Wesley as Viola, directed by Rebecca Taichman. Previews begin on June 21 and the…

What Is Causing The Strange Trumpet Sounds In The Sky All Over The World?

All over the globe, people are recording extremely loud sounds coming from the sky.  In many instances, these ominous noises sound like someone is blowing a trumpet.  So what are we supposed to make o…

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Schools and libraries with Wi-Fi in GLOBE ARIZONA ?

In June 2013, I joined the President in Mooresville, NC, to launch ConnectED – an initiative to close the technology gap in our schools and bring high-speed Internet to 99 percent of America’s students within five years. This vision – that all students should have access to world-class digital learning – is well on its way to becoming a reality.

Thanks to the leadership of the President and the FCC, the resources are in place to meet the President’s connectivity goal. In addition, various private-sector partners are making over $2 billion worth of resources available to students, teachers, and schools. These include tablets, mobile broadband, software, and online teacher professional development courses from top universities. Fewer than 40 percent of public schools currently have the high-speed Internet needed to support modern digital learning.

But now we have the resources to solve this problem. We just need help from our nation’s superintendents and school technology chiefs.

Last year, the FCC approved the first major update to the E-Rate program since it was created in 1997. E-Rate (also known as the Universal Service Program for Schools and Libraries) makes it more affordable for schools and libraries to connect to high-speed Internet – with the goal of making the gigabit speeds we see in cities like Cedar Falls, Iowa, and Chattanooga, Tennessee the norm in schools across the country.

These updates have unlocked funding to support internal Wi-Fi network upgrades in schools and libraries this year for the first time since 2012. Wi-Fi is important because no matter how fast the Internet connection is to a school, students can’t take full advantage of it without a robust wireless network within the school.

To secure E-rate support for Wi-Fi, schools and libraries must submit a form describing their project needs to the Universal Service Administrative Company (USAC). USAC then posts the request for competitive bidding. The Department of Education has prepared an Infrastructure Guide to help district leaders navigate the many decisions required to deliver cutting-edge connectivity to students. That said, schools and libraries have the final say when they submit an application to USAC for approval.

Bringing our schools up to speed is a major priority, and E-rate provides an opportunity to make doing so much more affordable. For all of the superintendents and technology officers: If you haven’t yet done so, get your requests submitted by February 26, 2015, and your applications in before March 26, 2015 (requests must be up for 28 days before a school can choose a vendor). Your students, your community, and your country will thank you for bringing our classrooms into the 21st century. [20]


Take Action to Improve Your Financial Situation in GLOBE ARIZONA

By Katie Bryan, America Saves Communications Director.

America Saves Week, February 24 – March 1, 2014, is a time to review your finances, decide what you want to save for, and set up a system that will allow you to save automatically. That’s why the America Saves Week theme is Set a Goal. Make a Plan. Save Automatically. Did you know that only half of Americans report having good savings habits? Even if you are already saving, it’s good to take a look at your goals and decide if you can save more or start a new savings goal. Join thousands of others who are pledging to pay down debt, save money, and take financial action during America Saves Week.

Not sure what to save for or what to save for next? Here are the most popular saving goals of those who have pledged to save through America Saves:

· Save for Emergencies - Only 37 percent of low-to-moderate income households have a savings or money market account at a bank or credit union and nearly a quarter of savers who have pledged to save have chosen “emergency savings” as their first wealth-building goal. Learn more.

· Save for Education - Saving for education is the second most popular goal savers select when they pledge to save with America Saves. There are many different things to factor in when saving and paying for college. Learn more.

· Pay Down Debt - Getting out of debt is the #3 goal Savers select when they pledge to save. That does not come as a surprise since a 2012 survey found that 45% of families with annual incomes under $50,000 rely on credit cards to pay for basic needs such as rent, utilities, insurance and food. Learn more.

· Save for a Home - For decades, home ownership has been the main path to wealth for most Americans. Today, home equity - the market value of a home minus the balance on any home loans - represents more than four-fifths of the typical family’s wealth. Learn more.

· Save for Retirement - Retirement savings is a top priority for many Savers. Saving for retirement now will ensure that you have enough money to maintain a comfortable standard of living when you stop or reduce the amount of hours you work. Learn more.

Not sure how to save for your goals? Here are some saving strategies to help:

· Save Automatically - The easiest and most effective way to save is automatically. This is how millions of Americans save at their bank or credit union, and how millions of employees save through 401(k) and other retirement programs at work. Learn more.

· Save at Tax Time - Do you spend weeks eagerly anticipating your tax refund? When the money finally comes in, is it gone tomorrow? Many people view tax refunds as unplanned bonuses. They see the money as a gift from the government, to use for splurges or treats. But a tax refund provides the opportunity to improve your financial situation. Learn more.

Take the America Saves Pledge (or re-pledge) today to set your savings goal and make a plan to save. When you take the pledge you can also choose to receive text message tips and reminders to help you save for your goal. And don’t forget to follow America Saves on Facebook and Twitter.

America Saves Week is coordinated by America Saves and the American Savings Education Council. Started in 2007, the Week is an annual opportunity for organizations to promote good savings behavior and a chance for inpiduals to assess their own saving status


Seven steps to keep your phone number when changing provider in GLOBE ARIZONA

With a simple phone call you can reach someone who has not contacted in a while. This is one reason why many people prefer to keep their telephone number when they change provider or telephone company.

You can keep your local phone number or mobile if it remains within the United States. But before finalizing any changes, you should follow some suggestions:

1. Verify that you have completed your contract , if you have one supplier. Otherwise, the current company may charge you a penalty.

2. Contact the new provider to start the transfer number.

3. Make sure the provider can keep your current phone number.

4. Verify that there are no additional charges for service change. If so, try to reach an agreement with the supplier.

5. Read through the terms and conditions of the new contract before signing.

6. Provide the new phone company your 10-digit number and any other required, as your customer account number, access code and your 5-digit zip code information.

7. Cancel the previous service after obtaining the service with your new provider. Try to do the day of your closing date to avoid monthly outstanding balance.

Note: You can also transfer a local phone number to a mobile phone, but this process can take longer. Check with your supplier before making the change.

What can you do if you have some problems to transfer your number

If the provider can not solve it, you can file a complaint with the Federal Communications Commission by calling 1-888-225-5322 (English) 1-888-835-5322 (TTY for hearing impaired), or through Internet (in English).

This issue of keeping the phone number is known as Number Portability (keeping your number if you change providers). [26]


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If people in the media cannot decide whether they are in the
business of reporting news or manufacturing propaganda,
it is all the more important that the public understand
that difference,and choose their news sources accordingly.
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