News archive from 25 November 2013

Chinese president visits victims of oil pipeline blasts that have left 52 dead

Chinese president visits victims of oil pipeline blasts that have left 52 dead

BEIJING (AP) — China’s president on Sunday visited hospitalized victims of deadly explosions that ripped through residential and commercial roads from a ruptured pipeline owned by the country’s largest oil refiner. The official death toll from the...

 

Patsy Kinsey's time as mayor ends Dec. 2

During Patsy Kinsey's five-month tenure as Charlotte mayor, much of her time was spent overseeing the city's efforts to keep control of Charlotte Douglas International Airport. But her lasting image as mayor may have come in August, when she rode in...

 
A corporate gift guide: Thank clients, employees with items that can be useful, fun

A corporate gift guide: Thank clients, employees with items that can be useful, fun

The holiday gift season is here and it's a tradition that makes a big showing in business circles. Problem is, unlike the holiday party — for which attire instructions are printed on the invitation — the guidelines for giving go...

 
Dermatologist Dr. Fredric S. Brandt: ‘I am the largest user of Botox . . . in the world'

Dermatologist Dr. Fredric S. Brandt: ‘I am the largest user of Botox . . . in the world'

Dermatologist Dr. Fredric S. Brandt has planted himself at the front lines of the war against aging, launching two new anti-aging skin care lines. Brandt first began creating skin care products more than a decade ago to target specific skin care...

 
South Florida residential resale inventory down 65 percent from five years ago

South Florida residential resale inventory down 65 percent from five years ago

A number of real estate investors and second-home buyers traveling to South Florida for this year's long Thanksgiving holiday weekend that symbolically kicks off the start of the busy winter tourism season are sure to develop a case of indigestion...

 
Perspective plays key role in small business

Perspective plays key role in small business

It's hard to believe, but 2013 is almost over — and, thankfully, things are definitely looking better than they did this time last year — and the year before that. And the year before that… Before I go on, let me...

 
Remember Lawrence Foster's crisis management principles

Remember Lawrence Foster's crisis management principles

In healthcare, there is something called the “Golden Hour.” It is the first 60 minutes following a traumatic injury during which there is the most likelihood that prompt medical attention will keep the patient alive. In the case...

 

Recap: Detroit vs. Tampa Bay

Detroit, MI (SportsNetwork.com) - The Tampa Bay defense had four interceptions and recovered a fumble as the Buccaneers took a 24-21 victory over the Detroit Lions at Ford Field. Leonard Johnson returned one interception for a touchdown, and Johnthan...

 

SMU rolls past Arkansas-Pine Bluff in 87-61 win

GARLAND, Texas -- Cannen Cunningham is the 6-foot-10 flip side to the influx of transfer talent into the SMU lineup that has opened the season 4-1 thanks to Sunday's 87-61 trouncing of Arkansas-Pine Bluff. Cunningham started every game as a sophomore...

 

For a better ride

Greater Miami has Joe's Stone Crabs, Art Basel, the International Book Fair, two glorious national parks and the lively Calle Ocho festival. What it doesn't have is Uber, a computer app that allows cellphone users to order a town car for a ride to...

 

Experts: Interim deal paves the way only for still tougher Iran nuclear talks

WASHINGTON -- The interim accord on Iran's nuclear program that was announced early Sunday in Geneva appears to be a remarkable breakthrough that meets the Obama administration's goal of extending the time it would take Iran to build a nuclear weapon...

 

Colorado rallies in 2nd half to beat Harvard 70-62

BOULDER, Colo. -- Spencer Dinwiddie scored 10 of his 17 points in the second half, helping Colorado rally from 14 points down to beat previously undefeated Harvard 70-62 on Sunday. Josh Scott and Askia Booker each had 12 points and Xavier Johnson...

 

Experts: Interim deal paves the way only for still tougher Iran nuclear talks

WASHINGTON The interim accord on Iran's nuclear program that was announced early Sunday in Geneva appears to be a remarkable breakthrough that meets the Obama administration's goal of extending the time it would take Iran to build a nuclear weapon in...

 

Fight Schedule

At BB&T Center, Sunrise, Fla. (FS1), Antonio Tarver vs. Mike Sheppard, 10, heavyweights; Randy Caballero vs. Jessy Cruz, 10, bantamweights; Odlanier Solis vs. Kevin Johnson, 10, for the IBF Intercontinental heavyweight title; Thomas Williams vs....

 

Cal's Brandon steps away for personal reasons

BERKELEY, Calif. -- Cal's All-Pac-12 forward Gennifer Brandon has taken leave from the team for personal reasons. The school said in a statement Sunday there is no timetable for her return. Brandon played 13 minutes in the No.17 Golden Bears' opener...

 

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