Singer Jil Janus commits suicide
Fri, 17 Aug 2018 15:07:16 GMT
New York, Aug 17 : Jil Janus, lead vocalist of rock band Huntress, took her own life after battling with mental illness for a long time. She was 43. Janus killed herself outside Portland, Oregon, on Tuesday, her relatives and bandmates said in a statement released through publicist Alexandra Greenberg, reports The New York Times.
Donald Trump and the Rise of Patriotism
Fri, 17 Aug 2018 14:57:07 GMT
Some people were encouraged by the small number of white supremacists who gathered on the anniversary of Charlottesville. It is indeed a good sign that this form of branding is less appealing than it was a year ago.
Ohio State president: Investigation into...
Fri, 17 Aug 2018 14:49:02 GMT
Ohio State announced on Sunday, Aug. 5, that its investigation into coach Urban Meyer's handling of domestic violence claims against former wide receivers coach Zach Smith would be complete within 14 days. That deadline is coming up this Sunday, and the six-person working group might need more time.
Bend, Redmond Apply For Affordable Housing Pilot
Fri, 17 Aug 2018 14:40:51 GMT
Applications are due Friday for an affordable housing pilot project approved by the 2016 Legislature. Although nine cities were eligible, only Bend and Redmond plan to submit proposals and just one will be approved for the program.
Xeris Pharmaceuticals and OHSU Conducting Artificial Pancreas Clinical Trial Using Xeris' Novel Ready-to-Use Liquid Glucagon
Fri, 17 Aug 2018 14:36:21 GMT
Aug 17, 2018--Xeris Pharmaceuticals, Inc. , a specialty pharmaceutical company leveraging its novel technology platforms to develop and commercialize ready-to-use injectable and infusible drug formulations, announced today that Jessica Castle, M.D., an associate professor of medicine in the OHSU School of Medicine and OHSU Harold Schnitzer Diabetes Health Center in Portland, Oregon, is conducting a clinical trial with a dual-hormone artificial pancreas using Xeris' ready-to-use liquid glucagon to evaluate a new closed-loop algorithm. Managing diabetes requires ongoing monitoring of blood glucose levels and regular intervention with glucose and insulin - a burdensome process for the over five million people on insulin in the United States.
Michigan-Notre Dame leads off games to watch in 2018
Fri, 17 Aug 2018 14:35:42 GMT
In this Dec. 2, 2017, file photo, Georgia quarterback Jake Fromm looks to throw a pass as Auburn defensive lineman Derrick Brown pressures during the second half of the Southeastern Conference championship NCAA college football game in Atlanta. Auburn and Georgia meet Nov. 10 in a rematch from last year's SEC title game.
Technical Tidbits 8/17: Johnson issues, wrong numbers, rich people being bad again
Fri, 17 Aug 2018 14:28:17 GMT
I'm afraid I've got some bad news. After hearing news of Lucas Johnson's injury in practice, we were all hoping it was not serious/season-ending.