October 9, 2006 |
Chemotherapy can cause changes in the brain's metabolism and blood flow that can last as long as 10 years, a discovery that may explain the mental fog and confusion that affect many cancer survivors, researchers said Thursday. The researchers, from UCLA, found that women who had undergone chemotherapy five to 10 years earlier had lower metabolism in a key region of the frontal cortex.
March 3, 1987
The two defendants, who pleaded guilty last June to reaping $160,000 in illegal profits, were given fines of $25,000 each in federal court in White Plains, N.Y. Morton Shapiro, 25, a former stockbroker with Moseley, Hallgarten, Estabrook & Weeden, was sentenced to two months in jail and ordered to pay a $25,000 fine. Daniel Silverman, 24, was sentenced to three years probation, a $25,000 fine and ordered to provide 250 hours of community service.
November 20, 1998 |
A federal mediator on Thursday rejected a union's claim that ABC's lockout of 2,200 behind-the-scenes employees due to a labor dispute was illegal. Although the decision was a blow to the National Assn. of Broadcast Employees and Technicians, the union and ABC will return to the bargaining table today. NABET's camera operators, producers and editors have been working without a contract since March 31, 1997. They staged a one-day strike over health benefits on Nov.
November 5, 1985 |
The major league baseball players' union has filed an unfair-labor-practice claim against baseball Commissioner Peter Ueberroth, the 26 club owners and the owners' Player Relations Committee, charging that they illegally tried to go around the union to institute a players' drug testing program, union leader Donald Fehr said Monday. Fehr added that a second complaint to the National Labor Relations Board charges that the owners' Oct.