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  • American Red Cross blood donations slowed by snow storms on the Peninsula

     American Red Cross blood donations slowed by snow storms on the Peninsula
    Severe weather and multiple snowfalls in the past two weeks disrupted the daily schedule of Mid-Atlantic blood drives conducted by the American Red Cross. "The impact is over 2,000 uncollected blood and platelet donations," said communications manager...
  • Navy judge lifts Guantanamo female guard no-touch order

    GUANTANAMO BAY NAVAL BASE, Cuba A military judge has lifted his restraining order and is once again allowing female prison guards to touch an alleged war criminal while moving him between Guantanamo's most clandestine prison and legal appointments....
  • Diplomats, performers and stars travel from around the world for 'Red Cross Ball'

    International diplomats as well as stars of stage and screen will make their way to Palm Beach for the "International American Red Cross Ball." The 58th annual event will take place at The Mar-A-Lago on Feb. 28. It will honor Wayne Newton, William...
  • 'House of Cards' recap, Season 3, Episode 8

    'House of Cards' recap, Season 3, Episode 8
    There's a storm coming, Mr. President. After raiding FEMA's disaster fund to finance America Works, Frank finds himself in trouble when a massive hurricane threatens 12 states. In response, Congress offers to replenish the fund, and then some, but as...
  • One more look at the Lehigh Valley football scholar-athletes who will be honored tonight

    I know it's snowing and the weather is going to make the roads no fun later today, but hopefully the area's football community will still be able to make it out to the Northampton Community Center tonight for the 55th annual National Football Foundation...
  • Four Injured In Bridgeport Fire

    BRIDGEPORT — Four people were injured in a fire in a multifamily home on Lindley Street Monday, city officials said. Two women hurt their backs and necks jumping from a second-floor window, officials said. Another woman was injured slipping on...
  • Blood donations dropping along with temperatures

    The call is going out for blood donors in Minnesota and Wisconsin. Memorial Blood Centers said its supply of O-negative blood is dangerously low across its 11 donor sites in Minnesota and Wisconsin. Spokesman Larry Silber tells Minnesota Public Radio...
  • Navy judge named in Guantanamo discrimination complaint lifts no-touch order to female guards

    GUANTANAMO BAY NAVAL BASE, Cuba A military judge has lifted his restraining order and is again allowing female prison guards to touch an alleged war criminal while moving him between Guantanamo's most clandestine prison and legal appointments. Navy Capt....
  • A moment of silence, an outpouring of affection for Leonard Nimoy

     
    The death of Leonard Nimoy, who played Spock on the “Star Trek” TV and movie series, touched millions of lives […]...
  • A brief timeline shows how we're gluttons for diet fads

     A brief timeline shows how we're gluttons for diet fads
    We've barely dug ourselves out from beneath the pile of new diet books that arrived to kick off the year, and already the "get in shape for summer" diet books are filling our mailboxes. That raises the question: If any of these diets actually worked,...
  • Howard County health digest

    Screenings Howard County General Hospital will hold a free screening of varicose veins from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Thursday, March 5, at the Johns Hopkins Vein Center, Little Patuxent Specialty Care Center, Suite 150, 11065 Little Patuxent Parkway, Columbia....