| Aug 20, 2014
| 6:45 PM
Before he became one of the West's most influential teachers of yoga, B.K.S. Iyengar was a frail baby in a poor family in India. Born in 1918 during a worldwide flu epidemic, he survived infancy only to struggle with other deadly maladies, including...
| Aug 21, 2014
| 6:39 AM
Robin Ann Wolfender was infected with Lyme disease in 1979, when she was a 19-year-old summer camp counselor at Catoctin Mountain Park in Thurmont. Just five years earlier, the tick-borne disease had been named for the Connecticut town where children were...
| Aug 12, 2014
| 10:25 PM
The Sports Xchange
NCAAF Team Report - Illinois - INSIDE SLANT
For those who believe that history repeats itself, Illinois should be in bowl contention this year. The previous five coaches before Tim Beckman took the Fighting Illini to the postseason by...
| Aug 13, 2014
| 5:20 AM
Alan writes in about his 3-year old Labrador retriever named Scout who has been having trouble jumping up into his seat in Alan's truck and, at times, trouble getting up after lying down for a while. Alan has heard about big dogs having problems with...
| Aug 13, 2014
| 9:20 AM
Clermont Police Department will participate in the 16th annual "Kicks 4 Guns" program throughout Central Florida from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. Thursday while supplies last at Stormy Hill Harley-Davidson, 2480 S. U.S. Highway 27.
Citizens can anonymously swap...
| Aug 14, 2014
| 2:30 AM
These reader questions on dog behavior were answered by veterinary behaviorists at the Convention of the American Veterinary Medical Association, held July 25-29 at the Colorado Convention Center.
Q: I feed my cat about half a manufactured raw diet...
| Aug 16, 2014
These reader questions were answered by experts at the Convention of the American Veterinary Medical Association, held July 25-29 in Denver at the Colorado Convention Center.
Q: My cats are lovely and perfect, except they've started jumping on the...
| Aug 15, 2014
| 9:18 AM
(Reuters) - Roche Holding AG is in talks to buy the almost 40 percent stake in Japan's Chugai Pharmaceutical Co Ltd that it does not already own for about $10 billion, Bloomberg reported, citing people familiar with the matter.
A spokeswoman for Roche...
| Aug 6, 2014
| 5:50 PM
While the deadly Ebola virus raises fears about potential worldwide spread of disease, another exotic virus has already reached the United States. Chikungunya, a mosquito-borne virus, has caused epidemics in the Caribbean and has infected some in the...
| Aug 6, 2014
| 10:00 PM
These reader questions were answered by experts at the Convention of the American Veterinary Medical Association, held July 25-29 at the Colorado Convention Center.
Q: My cats are lovely and perfect, except they've started jumping on the countertops. I'...
| Aug 8, 2014
| 5:05 AM
Pain comes in all shapes and sizes. Whether it arises in the chronic form of arthritis or the sudden squeeze of cardiac arrest, pain is the main motivator for a visit to the hospital.
Doctors may now have to note the eye color of their patients before...