| Sep 2, 2012
| 4:39 PM
NEW YORK (Reuters) - More than 3 million students will start college this fall. What sage advice would you offer someone stepping onto campus for the first time? Here are recommendations from some former freshmen with valuable experiences to share....
| Sep 13, 2012
Until now, doctors have pretty much called the shots in the doctor-patient relationship. But change is on the way. Patients, say ahhhhh — it's about to be all about you.
The new approach is called patient-centered care, and it's a very good thing,...
| Sep 10, 2012
| 9:45 PM
The area college football season is heating up, with Presentation College returning to Aberdeen this weekend.
The Saints (1-1) will host Northwestern College (1-1) of St. Paul at 1 p.m. Saturday at Swisher Field in Aberdeen. Last week in Iowa, PC led...
| Jun 6, 2012
| 6:13 PM
All snack food is not created equal. Some are sweetened with high fructose corn syrup while others use honey. Some are stuffed with white flour while others use more creative — and healthier — options.
Snack and candy-makers launched their...
| Jun 6, 2012
| 6:57 PM
Using just her thoughts, a 58-year-old paralyzed woman instructed a robotic arm to grasp a cup of coffee and guide it to her mouth where she sipped from a straw, the first drink she has been able to serve herself in 15 years.
The woman is one of two...
| Mar 19, 2012
Before Jackie Robinson integrated Major League Baseball, before the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. marched on Washington and before Motown changed music, America had Ebony magazine.
In its pages, African-Americans saw intimate images of people who looked...
| Jun 16, 2012
| 11:38 AM
Title IX timeline
June 23, 1972: Title IX of the Education Amendments Act enacted by Congress and signed into law by President Richard Nixon. It prohibits sex discrimination in any educational program or institution receiving federal aid.
| Jun 19, 2012
| 7:02 AM
Alexion is a biopharmaceutical company focused on serving patients with severe and ultra-rare disorders through the innovation, development and commercialization of life-transforming therapeutic products. Our marketed product Soliris®...
| Jun 21, 2012
| 12:02 PM
WASHINGTON, DC -- If humanity ever colonizes the moon, we'll need the help of local resources, like water and solar power. The lunar poles, which contain regions of constant sunlight, as well as constant darkness, could be ideal locations for finding...
| Jun 26, 2012
| 5:21 PM
Corona del Mar High did not need to look far to find its next boys' tennis coach.
Jamie Gresh stays in Newport Beach.
Gresh, who has been a junior varsity coach at Newport Harbor for two of the past three years, is moving across the bay to join the...
| Jul 3, 2012
| 10:04 AM
James Dilling had been planning to help finance his college education at Brown University by taking out student loans, but an unexpected scholarship reversed those plans.
Last month, he was awarded the Walter J. Kenney Scholarship, a prestigious full-...