| May 30, 2013
| 11:42 AM
| Aug 7, 2013
| 6:30 PM
Henrietta Lacks had no control when doctors at Johns Hopkins Hospital used her cells 62 years ago in research that led to groundbreaking medical advances. But now her descendants will.
The National Institutes of Health said Wednesday that it had reached...
| Jul 16, 2013
| 9:50 AM
The University of Southern California’s purchase of Verdugo Hills Hospital has been completed.
In a statement Tuesday announcing the completion of the purchase, Len LaBella, chief executive of USC Verdugo Hills Hospital, said the affiliation...
| Jul 23, 2013
| 1:58 PM
The new federal guidelines for how colleges should handle sexual-harassment cases aren't just unreasonable. They're hostile to reasonableness in principle.
The Justice Department and the Education Department's Office for Civil Rights set forth the...
| Aug 30, 2013
| 11:49 AM
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Injuries are extremely rare at indoor climbing walls, a new study of more than a half-million visits to a gym in Germany suggests.
Over a five-year period, 30 injuries occurred, most minor and none fatal, which translates to a...
| Jul 25, 2013
| 1:41 PM
Obituary of David L. Roberson
August 16, 1941 – July 20, 2013
David LeRoy Roberson passed away suddenly on July 20, 2013 in his Newport Coast home. He was almost 72. Dave led a full life through faith in and by the grace of Jesus Christ. The...
| Jul 31, 2013
| 5:00 AM
The American Film Institute has nearly tripled its funding for scholarships in an effort to compete with larger film schools and to help students pay for the institute's $47,000 in annual tuition.
In the past, AFI found it was attracting candidates...
| Sep 13, 2013
| 5:39 PM
While the main campus of the Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore is open and inviting, there is another division of the school that discourages visitors.
The Hopkins Applied Physics Laboratory is tucked miles away in Laurel, with building access...
| Jul 3, 2013
| 9:39 AM
Lorraine (Tetsell) Marsteller gently passed away on Thursday, June 6th. She was 94.
She was born in Sterling, Colorado on the day World War I ended, the first “Armistice Day,” November 11th, 1918 to Albert H. and Ethel (Rhine) Tetsell. She...
| Jun 26, 2013
| 3:03 PM
UCF announced it has hired Hall of Fame and longtime UCLA women’s track coach Jeanette Bolden as its new women’s track and field coach.
Bolden, who led UCLA to three NCAA championships in 20 years there, replaces Caryl Smith Gilbert, who...
| Apr 22, 2013
| 12:55 PM
Anthony Madrid lives in Chicago. His poems have appeared in Boston Review, Gulf Coast, The Iowa Review, Poetry and Web Conjunctions. His first book is “I Am Your Slave Now Do What I Say.”
Rebecca Makkai is...