| Jul 3, 2013
You never know when the urge will get the best of him. In the middle of his preschool classroom, in the waiting room at therapy or outside in the dirt. When the mood strikes him, he drops to the ground and doesn't hold back.
It's yoga, and for Johnny,...
| Jun 30, 2013
The two stuffed elk heads of Chicago politics — former U.S. Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. and his wife, former Ald. Sandi Jackson — are scheduled for sentencing in their corruption and tax cases on July 3.
Our government often delivers bad news...
| Jul 16, 2013
| 10:39 AM
The Antioch teen charged in connection with a fatal street-racing crash in Gurnee last month is out of jail on bond and receiving in-patient mental health treatment, his attorney said in court today.
Jeremy Betancourt, 17, has a history of “...
| Aug 6, 2013
| 5:50 PM
A 38-year-old Colorado man was charged with murder and other crimes for allegedly driving his car into pedestrians on the Venice boardwalk. His attorney said the man is sad and depressed over what happened.
Nathan Louis Campbell, who was arraigned...
| Jul 22, 2013
| 3:20 PM
Baltimore Substance Abuse Systems and Baltimore Mental Health Systems will merge this fall as the field moves to integrating substance abuse and mental health treatment.
The new organization will be named Behavioral Health System Baltimore, employ 70...
| Jul 9, 2013
| 10:36 AM
Vincent Kartheiser has a face that's launched a thousand GIFs.
As smarmy Pete Campbell on AMC's "Mad Men," the 34-year-old actor has presented no shortage of brilliant verbalization, fumbles, and foot coordination for those with a hankering for the...
| Jul 20, 2013
| 4:48 PM
The following release was issued by Chikaming Township police Saturday night:
On July 20, 2013, Officer Rob Hahn was dispatched to a suicidal 33-year old subject at an address of: 8955 Warren Woods Road. Officer Hahn learned from the caller that there...
| Jul 11, 2013
| 3:57 PM
Religion may be good for the soul, but there's now evidence it's good for a healthy mind, too.
A study by researchers in Canada has discovered that regular attendance at religious services can provide "significant protection against depression" —...
| Jul 20, 2013
| 12:20 PM
Will Hill once again will be spending a portion of his season on the sideline.
The second-year New York Giants safety was suspended four games by the NFL on Saturday for violating the league's substance abuse policy -- his second substance abuse...
| Aug 7, 2013
At nine prisons across California, more than 500 inmates continuing a hunger strike they began July 8 to protest what they call cruel and inhumane conditions, and this action — the third hunger strike in two years — must surely lead many...
| Aug 6, 2013
| 1:07 PM
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Despite fears that exposure therapy for posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) would worsen alcoholism, a new study found that doctors can safely treat both conditions at the same time.
Researchers found that people with PTSD...