| Nov 21, 2013
| 11:37 AM
Chris Brown has attention deficit disorder and suffered from depression earlier this year when a judge gave him another 1,000 hours of community labor, according to his latest probation report.
The R&B singer, on probation for a 2009 felony assault on...
| Dec 20, 2013
| 3:37 PM
Orioles left-hander Troy Patton said he took an Adderall pill four days before this past season ended as a temporary fix to improve focus and then was tested for banned substances the next day.
On Friday, Major League Baseball announced that Patton...
| Feb 1, 2014
| 10:57 AM
Left-handed relief pitcher Troy Patton said he’s not sure what his spring will be like, but he understands that getting him work is not a priority for the Orioles.
“It’s going to be kind of interesting to see how Buck [Showalter]...
| Feb 18, 2014
| 4:14 PM
SAN FRANCISCO -- The U.S. Departments of Justice and Education have weighed in on a federal lawsuit that alleges teens with disabilities were kept in solitary confinement for extended periods at Contra Costa County Juvenile Hall and denied legally...
| Feb 24, 2014
| 8:09 PM
Pregnant women have long been assured that acetaminophen can treat their aches, pains and fevers without bringing harm to the babies they carry. Now researchers say they have found a strong link between prenatal use of the medication and cases of...
| Mar 13, 2014
| 3:14 PM
It's one thing for a mixed martial arts athlete to fight another person trying to knock him into next week. It's another to battle his opponent and depression at the same time.
Former Bellator featherweight champ Pat Curran, who trains in Crystal Lake,...
| Jan 23, 2014
| 3:01 PM
According to a recent report by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), one in every 10 American children over the age of three has been diagnosed with ADHD. Before turning 18, nearly 14 percent of children will have been diagnosed. Most...
| Dec 16, 2013
| 3:46 PM
A judge revoked Chris Brown's felony probation in his 2009 conviction for assaulting Rihanna but chose to let him remain free after Brown showed progress during a stay in rehab.
The R&B singer made a brief appearance Monday in a downtown Los Angeles...
| Dec 19, 2013
| 2:30 AM
Q: Tigger, my 13-year-old cat, now has black pigment just inside the lower part of his mouth. Also, there's a clump of hair on his back; it's like gum stuck there, but I know that's not the case. I tried to wash the area, but that didn't help. What's...
| Dec 19, 2013
| 1:25 PM
Garrett Burk wasn't about to sit idle if it meant one less person would reach for a powerful painkiller or other drug that wasn't medically necessary.
The Laguna Beach High School senior and infielder on the baseball team wants others to know that...
| Dec 23, 2013
| 6:30 PM
Q: I was thinking about flying reindeer. Of course, I don't believe reindeer can fly, but do any other animals fly aside from birds? -- P.P., Little Rock, AK
A: Bats are the only mammals that actually fly. There are several species which glide, such as...