State Health Departments Honing Strategies In Case Of CatastrophesThe scenarios are grim: A pandemic influenza swamps the availability of hospital ventilators. A chemical spill exhausts antidote supplies and decontamination abilities. A terror attack overwhelms ambulances and trauma centers. A big earthquake, wildfire or hurricane throws emergency rooms into crisis.
Obama Seeks $2 Billion In Private Dollars For Clean EnergyPresident Barack Obama is setting a goal of raising $2 billion from the private sector for investments in clean energy.
Wood Named Chancellor Of U Of Minn., Crookston The University of Minnesota has named Fred Wood chancellor of its Crookston campus.
Freed Hikers Support Occupy Wall Street MovementThree Americans who were imprisoned in Iran and accused of espionage are lending their support to activists with the Occupy Wall Street movement.