Wednesday, June 19 2013 5:49 PM EDT2013-06-19 21:49:34 GMT
LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – Four people have been shot in an condominium complex, according to MetroSafe. MetroSafe confirmed the shooting was reported at 4:27 p.m. Wednesday in the Lakeview condominium complex,Full Story >
MetroSafe confirmed the shooting was reported at 4:27 p.m. Wednesday in the 1900 block of Gardiner Lane.Full Story >
Wednesday, June 19 2013 5:38 PM EDT2013-06-19 21:38:10 GMT
Single-game tickets for Bengals 2013 home games will be available to purchase beginning next Saturday, June 29. Sales will begin at 10 a.m. and initially will be handled exclusively through TicketmasterFull Story >
Single-game tickets for Bengals 2013 home games will be available to purchase beginning next Saturday, June 29.Full Story >
Wednesday, June 19 2013 5:33 PM EDT2013-06-19 21:33:30 GMT
Witnesses at Kekahakai State Park's Mahaiula Beach on the Big Island of Hawaii say someone was bitten by a shark Tuesday afternoon. A spokesperson for the Department of Land and Natural Resources confirmsFull Story >
Officials say a Kona beach remains closed Wednesday after a shark bit a swimmer Full Story >
Wednesday, June 19 2013 5:08 PM EDT2013-06-19 21:08:18 GMT
The family of a North College Hill man has filed a federal civil rights lawsuit and wrongful death suit against the City of North College Hill and one of its police officers. The suit alleges that CoreyFull Story >
The family of a North College Hill man has filed a federal civil rights lawsuit and wrongful death suit against the City of North College Hill and one of its police officers.Full Story >
New Studies funded by Susan G Komen for the Cure show new understanding in breast cancer that could eventually lead to more effective treatments.
The study aims to map the genomes of cancers. The mapping could mean advancement in treating the more aggressive forms of breast cancer such as triple negative breast cancer and HER-2 positive breast cancers, which combined total about 40 percent of all breast cancer cases. The study is part of the National Institutes of Health's Cancer Genome Atlas, and is published in Nature on Sunday.
"This work helps us understand the molecular underpinnings of breast cancer and advances Komen's goal of bringing personalized treatments to the table for aggressive and metastatic disease," said Chandini Portteus, vice president of Research, Evaluation and Scientific Programs for Komen. "Eventually, these findings could lead to better preventive and risk reduction factors for breast cancer as well."
The lead author of the study is Dr. Charles Perou, a professor of molecular oncology at The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and a member of UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center. Komen granted $12,000 to Perou in 2011 to support his research.
Also working with Perou is Dr. Matthew J.C. Ellis, of Washington University in St. Louis. Ellis told USA Today that the study's results of breast cancer are the equivalent "of putting a man or woman on the moon." Ellis is a Komen Scholar and a leader in genomic research. He is currently working on late recurrence studies at Washington University through a Komen Promise Grant.
"Komen's overall goal is to help develop treatments that will save lives in the near future, and ultimately end this disease through scientifically solid preventive strategies," Portteus said. "Studies like these will lead to the right treatments at the right time for individuals, and help us better understand and resolve genetics and other issues that lead to breast cancer."
Komen is also funding reaearch into prevention, better screening methodologies and environmental factors in the disease.
Komen has invested over $750 million since established in 1982. It is the largest nonprofit funder of breast cancer research outside of the federal government.
Wednesday, June 19 2013 9:29 AM EDT2013-06-19 13:29:19 GMT
NEW WEST MINISTER, CANADA (WAVE) - A second grader with a disability was seemingly shunned during a class picture. For Anne Belanger, the photo was completely unacceptable. Her son, Miles, was pushedFull Story >
A second grader with a disability was seemingly shunned during a photo shoot at his elementary school.Full Story >
Tuesday, June 18 2013 12:44 PM EDT2013-06-18 16:44:03 GMT
The "Prescription Product" line will be discontinued from national retail company, Urban Outfitters, following a plea from 24 Attorney Generals last month, including Ohio's Attorney General, Mike DeWineFull Story >
The "Prescription Product" line will be discontinued from national retail company, Urban Outfitters, following a plea from 24 Attorney Generals last month, including Ohio's Attorney General, Mike DeWine and Kentucky Attorney General Jack Conway.Full Story >
Wednesday, June 19 2013 1:47 PM EDT2013-06-19 17:47:57 GMT
DENVER (KUSA/CNN) - A military widow wants to know why another woman's name is engraved on her husband's headstone. She discovered the mistake while visiting his grave at Fort Logan Cemetery in Denver. "IFull Story >
A military widow wants to know why another woman's name is engraved on her husband's headstone.Full Story >
Wednesday, June 19 2013 10:23 AM EDT2013-06-19 14:23:12 GMT
(CNN) – More than 23,000 pounds of ground beef products are being recalled on fears they may be contaminated with E. coli bacteria. The recalled cases come from the National Beef Packing Company, basedFull Story >
More than 23,000 pounds of ground beef products are being recalled on fears they may be contaminated with E. coli bacteria.Full Story >
Wednesday, June 19 2013 12:15 PM EDT2013-06-19 16:15:45 GMT
Police are trying to identify two victims following an assault in Clifton. Authorities say that two men assaulted a victim, took the victim's wallet and used the victim's bank card. The assault occurredFull Story >
Police have arrested two teenagers following an assault in Clifton. Full Story >
Wednesday, June 19 2013 3:39 PM EDT2013-06-19 19:39:28 GMT
Police are in the 2400 block of Canterbury Avenue in Golf Manor investigating the report of two people shot. Few details are available at this time but canine units and an ambulance are on the scene. FOX19Full Story >
Golf Manor police officer Michael Forrest says an unknown individual went to the rear of the home and from the back patio shot several rounds into the bedroom. Full Story >
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