Nicotine vaccine in the works

By Luis Cabrera An innovative approach to help those trying to quit smoking for good may be available in the near future. Scientists at Weill Cornell Medical College are experimenting with a promising new way to combat addiction: a vaccine that provides anti-bodies to block nicotine directly in the blood stream. The study published in […]

NHL: Penguins and all-star center Sidney Crosby agree to massive 104.4 Million/12 yrs contract extension

By Vincent Deforte The Pittsburgh Penguins and all-star center Sidney Crosby have agreed to a massive 12-year contract extension Thursday. The new contract will carry an average salary of about $8.7 million a season. The contract would go into effect for the 2013-14 season. Crosby has played in just 28 games in the last two […]

CCSD Declares Impasse in Contract Talks With the Clark County Education Association.

CCSD Declares Impasse in Contract Talks With the Clark County Education Association By Jim Donahue The Clark County School District officially declared an impasse on contract negotiations with the CCEA, the local teachers’ union. School District spokeswoman Amanda Fulkerson indicated that the impasse was declared because of a lack of response to correspondence regarding the […]