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Washington, DC - The American Red Cross today announced its 2014 Swimming and Water Safety Program that features three new adult Learn-to-Swim course outlines, a new free Swim app and a Water Safety Instructor course that incorporates advanced simulation learning.
Washington, DC - Pharmaceutical company Astellas Pharma US Inc. will pay $7.3 million to resolve allegations that it violated the False Claims Act in connection with its marketing and promotion of the drug Mycamine for pediatric use, the Justice Department announced today. Astellas Pharma US Inc., located in Northbrook, Ill., manufactures and sells pharmaceutical drugs, including Mycamine.
Cape Canaveral, Florida - NASA and SpaceX are targeting a 3:25 p.m. EDT launch on Friday, April 18, of SpaceX's third cargo resupply mission to the International Space Station from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida. NASA Television coverage will begin at 2:15 p.m.
Yuma, Arizona - Across the nation in times of intense personal crisis and community-wide disasters, the first access point for those seeking emergency services and homeland security information is 9-1-1. The local and county public safety communications centers that receive these calls have emerged as the first and single point of contact for persons seeking immediate relief during an emergency, as well as, those seeking to report suspicious behaviors, unusual incidents and responding to the now common plea for citizen vigilance and attention in the wake of homeland security concerns nationwide.
Phoenix, Arizona - Phoenix College announced that Bears’ Men’s Head Basketball Coach Matt Gordon has been named the 2014 UPS NJCAA Coach of the Year by the National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC). Gordon becomes the first head men’s basketball coach in the Arizona Community College Athletic Conference in 23 years to win the award (and only the 2nd in Arizona history following the lead of Arizona Western’s Chic Hess in 1991)in the 87-year history of the NABC.
West Lafayette, Indiana - A Purdue University researcher is collaborating with partners across the globe for a special Earth Day experience on Tuesday (April 22) designed to capture up to 1 million natural sound recordings and upload them for preservation.
Yuma, Arizona - Yuma Orchestra Association, proudly presents “Orchestral Classics” Concert on May 3, 2014 at 7:00 PM at the Historic Yuma Theatre, 254 Main Street in Yuma, Arizona. Doors open at 6:30 PM.
Yuma, Arizona - Saturday, the 1st ranked AWC Softball team opens up a three game homestand, beginning with the Phoenix College Lady Bears. Before the game, starting at 11am there will be a ceremony that is open to the public for the field re-naming in honor of former Lady Matador head coach Charlie Dine.