Archive | August 27, 2012

FDA approves 4-in-1 HIV combination pill

August 27, 2012

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FDA approves 4-in-1 HIV combination pill The Associated Press   WASHINGTON — The Food and Drug Administration on Monday approved a new anti-HIV pill that combines four medicines to combat the virus that causes AIDS. The agency approved Gilead Sciences’ Stribild as a once-a-day treatment to control HIV in adults who have not previously been […]

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Non-Aligned Movement Summit kicks off in Tehran

August 27, 2012

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Non-Aligned Movement Summit kicks off in Tehran   By Mohammad Davari | AFP   Non-Aligned Movement leaders should take a stand against Western sanctions at a Tehran summit later this week, Iranian Foreign Minister Ali Akbar Salehi said Sunday, adding that many NAM members backed Iran’s nuclear program.   “The NAM… should seriously confront unilateral […]

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The state of higher education in the United States

August 27, 2012

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The state of higher education in the United States   The Chronicle of Higher Education has released its annual compendium of college and university data. Here are just a few statistics released in its Almanac of Higher Education 2012.   Student Enrollment -Fall 2010   Alabama At public 4-year institutions 169,269 At private 4-year institutions, nonprofit 25,136 […]

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