Mimicking airlines, hotel fees go sky-high

...done a really nice job of making hotel fees and surcharges seem reasonable," says Bjorn Hanson, a professor at New York University's hospitality school.This year, hotels will take in a record $2.25 billion in revenue from such add-ons...

Musical artists to perform at Jessye Norman benefit

...September, he begins a new role as an adjunct faculty member of the Clive Davis Institute of Recorded Music at New York University.Not forgetting his gospel foundations, starting back at Good Shepherd Baptist Church ? where he began playing...

Small businesses selling Fair Trade products looking to make money while doing good

...responsible, the goods can also be part of a marketing strategy, says Russell Winer, a marketing professor at New York University's Stern School of Business. Sixty percent of shoppers are willing to pay the higher prices that Fair Trade items...

Study finds beef harms environment more than pork, poultry, dairy, eggs

...doesn't eat meat now but used to raise cattle on a kibbutz in Israel.Nutrition scientists Marion Nestle at New York University and Malden Nesheim at Cornell University said the study makes sense, was done carefully and is important.Caldeira...

Marijuana-derived drug Epidiolex shows promise; drug could be tested at Georgia Regents University

...age 10.5 years, whose seizures are not controlled by current medications. The observations were conducted at New York University's Langone Medical Center and the University of California at San Francisco.GW Pharmaceuticals has a Mem or andum...

Religion briefs: Pre-Holocaust encyclopedia planned

NEW YORK -- New York University Press has signed a contract to produce a three-volume "Encyclopedia of Jewish Life Before the Holocaust." It is to cover the...

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...child should know before going solo, according to New York University's Child Study Center. He or she: - Can state and...and knows the emergency back-up plan Source: New York University Child Study Center TODAY always patsy cline: 8 p...

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E.L. Doctorow lights out for the heartland

NEW YORK -- On a leisurely spring afternoon, author E.L. Doctorow sits for an interview in his office at New York University, a professorial figure with his high forehead and soft beard, his wry smile fitting for a man who always seems to...

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...source of anxiety. Here are some tips from the New York University Child Study Center on how to work through some of...from school that day. Source: Dr. Lori Evans, New York University Child Study Center

Health capsules: Health and science news and notes

...disease known as cardiac amyloidosis. According to a report in the New England Journal of Medicine, researchers at New York University School of Medicine and the New York Veterans Administration Medical Center discovered a mutant gene carried by almost...

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