| Jan 31, 2012
| 7:44 PM
ORLANDO, Fla. — These reader questions were answered at the North American Veterinary Conference here Jan. 14-18.
Question: Our cat, who's at least 12 years old, has always been traumatized during her yearly veterinary exams. On her most recent...
| Feb 1, 2012
| 1:52 PM
Upon learning they are pregnant, most women dutifully nix the alcohol, sushi and caffeine.
But what about antidepressants?
Headlines about the potential risks of antidepressants on a developing fetus, including miscarriage, premature birth and newborn...
| Feb 3, 2012
A Virginia man is being held at the Harford County Detention Center in Bel Air after he was arrested and charged in connection with the armed robbery of a Joppa convenience store Tuesday evening, Maryland State Police said.
Andrew Martin Javoroski, 22,...
| Feb 5, 2012
| 1:23 PM
The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs is looking for a few good men and women to volunteer for a battle it's waging at home — against disease.
Actually, more than a few are needed. Officials overseeing health care for the nation's veterans are...
| Feb 6, 2012
| 10:54 PM
John Altobelli hits a switch in his new ballpark office and the view of the Orange Coast College baseball diamond reveals itself behind a retractable metal window.
It's a new experience for the man who began his 20th season as the school's baseball coach...
| Feb 7, 2012
| 2:12 PM
This winter, Canada geese are eating the grass down to the bare ground on my waterfront. There's 15 feet of nothing but brown along the edge of the river. It looks terrible. How can I get rid of them?
This is more than unsightly — it is...
| Feb 8, 2012
| 4:45 PM
Overall, former Virginia Gov. Tim Kaine supports the health reforms set out in the 2010 Affordable Care Act, but with some tweaks and changes.
In a meeting with the Daily Press Editorial Board on Tuesday, Kaine, a Democratic candidate for the U.S....
| Feb 8, 2012
| 5:05 PM
Chicken farmers nationwide have stopped feeding their flocks a drug containing arsenic since a 2011 government study suggested the cancer-causing metal may be tainting poultry, but Maryland lawmakers are still struggling with whether to ban the once-...
| Feb 9, 2012
| 12:45 PM
UPDATE: Tufchi was located today, police said. No further details were released.
A missing 82-year-old man who often hangs around a Near North Side neighborhood needs medication and might appear confused, police said today while asking for the public'...
| Jan 6, 2012
| 3:08 PM
MORENO VALLEY, Calif. (KTLA) -- A Long Beach man accused of murdering 17-year old Norma Lopez is due back in court March 28 for a preliminary hearing
Jesse Perez Torres pleaded not guilty last November in the murder of the Moreno Valley teenager.
| May 21, 2011
The first of our “cool and wet” turf diseases has started to show up in home lawns. Nancy Bosold, our regional turf educator sends this information: Red thread (and the similar disease pink patch) is enjoying our weather conditions. In......