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Patterson Companies Inc

May 25, 2012 6:50 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

4thQtrYearAgoRevenue$936,300$883,800Net Inco$62,100$62,700Per Share$0.58$0.53

Pfizer says EU recommends approval of Inlyta

May 25, 2012 6:50 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Pfizer Inc. said Friday that European Union regulators are recommending approval for its kidney cancer drug Inlyta.A European Union advisory committee recommended that Inlyta be approved as a treatment for advanced renal cell carcinoma in patients who were not helped by treatment with Pfizer's...

Dragon Arrives at Space Station

May 25, 2012 6:42 am | by Marcia Dunn, AP Aerospace Writer | News | Comments

Space station astronauts have captured the Dragon.  


The Ben Heck Show: Android to the Rescue!

May 25, 2012 6:29 am | by The Ben Heck Show | Videos | Comments

Tired of burned dinner? Stir your pots remotely! Ben uses Android and an Arduino to make another lazy-man invention!

A Nanoclutch for Nanobots

May 25, 2012 6:23 am | by American Institute of Physics | News | Comments

Chinese researchers have designed and tested simulations of a "nanoclutch," a speed regulation tool for nanomotors.

Photos of the Day: Dragon Capsule on track for Historic Docking

May 25, 2012 6:17 am | by Associated Press | News | Comments

The unmanned SpaceX Dragon was on track to deliver a half-ton of supplies and become the first commercial vessel to visit the space station.


Solar Plane Begins 1st Transcontinental Flight

May 25, 2012 6:08 am | by Frank Jordans, Associated Press | News | Comments

An experimental solar-powered airplane took off from Switzerland on its first transcontinental flight Thursday, aiming to reach North Africa next week.  

Say Cheese! NASA Mars Rover Photographs Own Shadow

May 25, 2012 6:04 am | by Associated Press | News | Comments

Even robots like to have fun. NASA's rover on Mars showed off its playful side by snapping a picture of its own shadow. It's the latest self-portrait since the rover, named Opportunity, landed on the red planet in 2004.


Beam Them Up: Ashes of 'Star Trek' Actor in Orbit

May 25, 2012 6:01 am | by Seth Borenstein, AP Science Writer | News | Comments

Now three men who made space their lives are also making space their final resting place.

Morgan Stanley May Refund Some Facebook Investors

May 25, 2012 6:00 am | by BARBARA ORTUTAY, AP Technology Writer | News | Comments

Morgan Stanley, the lead investment bank in Facebook's troubled initial public offering, will compensate retail investors who overpaid when they bought Facebook's stock in Friday's IPO, according to a source familiar with the matter.

New Telescope to Be in South Africa, Australia

May 25, 2012 5:57 am | by Associated Press | News | Comments

An organization planning to build the world's largest and most sensitive radio telescope says it will be constructed in both Australia and South Africa.  

Dragon Capsule on Course for Space Station Arrival

May 25, 2012 5:56 am | by MARCIA DUNN, AP Aerospace Writer | News | Comments

The privately bankrolled Dragon capsule approached the International Space Station for a historic docking Friday after sailing through a practice rendezvous the day before.

Synchronizing 2G-3G Base Stations

May 25, 2012 5:53 am | by Symmetricom | News | Comments

Mobile operators are deploying Ethernet backhaul networks to support 4G/LTE mobile technologies and meet customer demand for more bandwidth for a multitude of voice, video, and data applications.

Baseball legend attends North Dakota oil expo

May 25, 2012 5:50 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

The Williston Basin Petroleum Conference in Bismarck this week had a surprise guest who wasn't on the lineup card.Three-time World Series champion manager Tony La Russa attended the oil expo to hear his friend Harold Hamm speak. Hamm is the chairman and CEO of Continental Resources Inc.La Russa...

10 highest-paid US CEOs in AP survey

May 25, 2012 4:50 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

The 10 highest-paid U.S. CEOs for 2011, according to an Associated Press analysis of Standard & Poor's 500 companies. The analysis includes companies that had the same CEO for all of 2010 and 2011 and that filed proxy statements with the Securities and Exchange Commission between Jan. 1 and April...


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