| Nov 18, 2014
| 7:00 AM
Despite anecdotal reports that hyperbaric oxygen chambers can be used to treat concussions, strong evidence is mounting that they don’t.
The latest strike against the increasingly popular therapy is a study of U.S. service members with...
| Oct 28, 2014
| 8:34 AM
The town of Harmony, which has nearly 8,000 acres of natural space, more than 12 miles of walking trails and energy-efficient homes, hopes to reveal the impact of nature and animals on people's health.
The Harmony Institute, which inspired the Osceola...
| Nov 12, 2014
| 7:51 PM
When Elizabeth "Ebee" Price decided to give up her world championships aspirations in favor of a full gymnastics scholarship at Stanford, she left a big void in the Parkettes National Training Center, but the pipeline between Allentown and Division I...
| Nov 3, 2014
| 7:07 PM
Mary L. Landrieu may be one of the most endangered Democrats in the U.S. Senate, but she gave no indication of that as she swept into a Baton Rouge union hall for a rally on the eve of one of her toughest elections.
Landrieu dismissed polls showing...
| Apr 14, 2014
| 2:18 AM
For weeks Ottilie Lundgren hadn't been able to shake a pesky cold, so when her niece Shirley Davis visited her Oxford home on a Friday morning and found the 94-year-old woman was having difficulty breathing, they went to the hospital.
"I remember she...
| Jul 15, 2014
| 4:15 PM
The University of Texas can consider race in undergraduate admissions to promote diversity, a federal appeals court ruled Tuesday.
Acting in a lawsuit that the U.S. Supreme Court had sent back last year, Judge Patrick Higginbotham wrote that considering...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Last week a federal appeals court ruled — again — that the University of Texas at Austin didn’t violate the Constitution when it engaged in racial preferences in its admissions policies.
This was Round 2 for Abigail Noel Fisher vs. the...
| Jul 28, 2014
| 5:09 PM
People who jogged or ran for as little as five minutes a day reduced their risk of premature death by nearly one-third and extended their lives by about three years, according to a new study.
Researchers examined the exercise habits of more than 55,...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 7:10 AM
Junior tennis players from across the nation came to Delray Beach on their summer breaks from high school to compete with 400 of their peers in the USTA Boys' 18 & 16 National Clay Court Championships held at Delray Beach Tennis Center.
| Sep 17, 2014
| 10:33 AM
If you're a Gator, and maybe even if you aren't, chances are you remember John Lombardi, president of the University of Florida in the 1990s.
When I think about what makes a good university president I think of Lombardi, not just because he was...
| Sep 11, 2014
MONTVERDE — Students from far and wide representing 64 countries — from Angola to Vietnam — will raise their home country's flags shortly after sunrise today at an annual ceremony celebrating the diversity of the international student...