| Nov 14, 2013
| 8:24 AM
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Falling asleep in the glow of the TV or leaving a light on next to the bed can affect brain activity levels and lead to poor quality sleep, according to the authors of a new study.
"Our study showed that even a low light...
| Nov 9, 2013
| 11:09 PM
Vanguard 93, Bethesda 67
Samantha Doucette scored 24 points and Taylor Belmont added 21 points and 12 assists for the Lions in the nonconference game Saturday night at the Pit.
Melissa Norman contributed 13 points and 10 rebounds,...
| Oct 8, 2013
| 6:00 AM
SAN DIEGO — After months spent raising money and working out the logistics, La Jolla Playhouse pulled off its first-ever Without Walls Festival, in which more than 20 works were given multiple performances Thursday through Sunday at sites on or near...
| Oct 7, 2013
| 9:19 PM
Grace Jang is an investigative reporter for Channel 2 News.
Grace's journalism career began in the community news division of the Los Angeles Times, where she became a reporter in the San Fernando Valley bureau. Grace has also worked as a crime reporter...
| Oct 6, 2013
| 8:46 AM
The end came quickly for Silk Road, when federal agents crept in to nab the alleged kingpin of the secret $1.2 billion online drug marketplace as he sat at his laptop in the sci-fi section of a San Francisco public library.
Within hours, though, many...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
A senior official in the Saudi Arabian Justice Ministry boldly declared that the government is finally going to attack a significant national problem: child marriage.
It's not uncommon to hear about girls 12 years old or younger being forced to marry men...
| Sep 20, 2013
| 8:33 AM
Can kindness be contagious? According to the new documentary "Good Virus," if you do something nice — or even see someone do something nice — you're more likely to spread those good vibes to others.
"My wife said that all my projects were...
| Sep 17, 2013
Marc Gilbert got a horrible surprise from a stranger on his 34th birthday in August. After the celebration had died down, the Houston resident heard an unfamiliar voice coming from his daughter’s room; the person was telling his sleeping 2-year-old,...
| Sep 9, 2013
| 3:45 PM
A UC San Diego chemistry center has won $20 million from the National Science Foundation to continue pioneering research on the effects of tiny atmospheric particles on climate.
The award, announced Monday, follows a much smaller NSF grant that helped...
| Sep 7, 2013
| 5:05 PM
SAN DIEGO — The military planes and helicopters that roar on training runs over this city's crystalline bay are a reminder of how deeply woven the armed forces are into the fabric of freshman Rep. Scott Peters' congressional district.
| Aug 25, 2013
| 1:08 AM
SOUTH BEND--About 26 percent of students who enroll at Indiana University South Bend earn a bachelor’s degree within six years.
That’s a statistic that doesn’t meet the standards of new IUSB Chancellor Terry Allison and many...