| Jan 26, 2012
| 9:39 PM
Why do people get kidnapped in Somalia?...
| Jan 25, 2012
| 4:38 AM
U.S. Navy Seals in dramatic hostage rescue in Somalia: In a dramatic overnight rescue, U.S. military helicopters with Navy Seals swooped into Somalia and safely rescued two Western aid workers....
| Feb 1, 2012
| 9:34 PM
Angelo Dundee's son discusses life, death of Muhammad Ali's trainer...
| Dec 21, 2011
In the swirl of the holiday season, consumers can find themselves flooded with pitch letters, phone calls, food drive appeals and donation boxes for what appear to be legitimate charities.
The decision to donate is often made quickly, for emotional...
| Dec 27, 2011
| 9:40 AM
An increasing number of households are depending on food assistance to survive, a new report shows.
About 967,000 households in Michigan used food assistance in the third quarter of 2011, an increase of 4.8 percent from the previous year, according to...
| Dec 30, 2011
| 2:13 PM
Monday, Jan. 2 — American Red Cross Donor Center, 1131 Conrad Court, Hagerstown, noon to 6 p.m.
Monday, Jan. 2 — Funkstown American Legion, 12 N. Westside Ave., Funkstown, 1 to 7 p.m.
Monday, Jan. 2 — St. James Brethren Church, 17718...
| Dec 31, 2011
| 4:30 AM
Volunteering not only helps others in the Valley, it can also make the volunteer’s life longer, according to research by the American Psychological Association.
A study found that volunteers lived longer than others if they cited altruism or social...
| Jan 5, 2012
| 12:55 AM
Alonso Holguin waited to do more than give back to the community Wednesday. He was among a throng of people who waited to donate blood.
“Just to help out people in need,” said the 17-year-old Imperial resident. “I might be helping...
| Jan 6, 2012
| 3:36 PM
SOUTH BEND — Darren McNair awoke this morning to a telephone call from a cousin telling him his Park Jefferson apartment building was on fire.
McNair, 22, and a friend, Lindsey Johnson, 18, quickly fled the building with just the clothes on their...
| Jan 6, 2012
| 2:14 PM
Monday, Jan. 9- American Red Cross Donor Center, 1131 Conrad Court, Hagerstown, noon to 6 p.m.
Monday, Jan. 9-Maugansville Ruritan, 18007 Maugansville Ave., Maugansville, 2 to 7 p.m.
Wednesday, Jan. 11 — American Red Cross Donor Center, 1131...
| Jan 7, 2012
| 8:23 AM
An 85-year-old woman was critically injured when fire engulfed her apartment in a 7-story building in Schaumburg early Saturday morning.
Fire officials were alerted to the fire about 6 a.m. and found fire in an apartment on the fourth floor at 1234...