People who sleep in on weekends avoid dying young, study suggests

Sleeping in on a day off feels marvelous, especially for those of us who don’t get nearly enough rest during the workweek. But are the extra weekend winks worth it? It’s a question that psychologist Torbjorn Akerstedt, director of the Stress Research Institute at Stockholm University, and his colleagues tried to answer in a study published Wednesday in the Journal of Sleep Research.

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Dr. Clara M. Chu wins Beta Phi Mu Award

Dr. Clara M. Chu, Mortenson Distinguished Professor and director of the Mortenson Center for International Library Programs at the University of Illinois Library at Urbana-Champaign, and an affiliated faculty at The iSchool of Illinois, has been selected as the 2018 recipient of the American Library Association’s Beta Phi Mu Award. This award is given in recognition of the achievement of a library school faculty member or another individual for distinguished service to education for librarianship.

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Bench warrant issued for former county EMA director

A bench warrant was issued for Joshua Quigley, 39, of Woodland after he failed to show up for court Wednesday. Quigley failed to show up for his preliminary hearing before Magisterial District Judge Michael Morris Wednesday at Centralized Court; therefore Morris held the hearing in absentia and issued a bench warrant for his arrest.

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India needs to adopt Electric Vehicles in a phased manner: Stakeholders

New Delhi, Senior public and private stakeholders across the value chain including government, policy makers, and domain experts on Friday stressed the need to adopt a hybrid model rather than Electric Vehicles for India at the current stage to boost mobility in a sustainable manner. Speaking on epistemology of Electric Vehicle Market Ecosystem in India at the “International Congress on Electric Vehicles -2018” summit here, the National Building Construction Corporation Chairman-cum-Managing Director A K Mittal said NBCC has been gearing up to create a battery charging infrastructure at the projects undertaken by it to support the electric mobility.

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Morgan Stanley shareholders side with board at annual meeting

PURCHASE, N.Y. (Reuters) – Morgan Stanley (MS.N) shareholders sided with the company’s board on all votes taken at their annual meeting on Thursday, electing the slate of directors and endorsing the company’s compensation of top executives. All of the …

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