| Feb 3, 2015
| 11:43 AM
The Honda Classic, which is Feb. 26-March 1 on the Champion Course at PGA National Resort & Spa in Palm Beach Gardens, announced Tuesday that Phil Mickelson will play in the PGA Tour event for the second consecutive year.
Mickelson, 44, who missed the...
| Feb 20, 2015
| 6:35 PM
The Angels did not issue a locker to Josh Hamilton in their Tempe Diablo Stadium clubhouse this spring. The left fielder probably won't need one.
General Manager Jerry Dipoto said Friday that Hamilton, who underwent surgery on the AC joint in his...
| Jan 25, 2015
| 5:02 AM
Iconic slugger Ernie Banks died Friday at 83, but his DNA will be embedded forever into the game of baseball.
Aside from his 512 home runs, back-to-back Most Valuable Player awards and first-ballot induction into the Hall of Fame, the Cubs' first...
| Feb 20, 2015
| 7:02 PM
Brianna McKenna is one of those students other kids envy because she is so smart.
A senior at Lincoln-Way East High School in Frankfort, McKenna, 18, said she always has done pretty well in school.
"Academics come more easily to me than most people, but...
| Feb 20, 2015
| 10:11 AM
In an old trailer at the edge of a cemetery lives a little dog who loves meatloaf.
Scarfs it down with tail wagging and then begs for more.
Therein lies the problem.
The meatloaf isn't meant for Andy, a 7-year-old schnauzer. It's for his owner, Jack...
| Feb 19, 2015
| 8:30 PM
DEAR MAYO CLINIC: I have osteoarthritis in my spine. About a month ago, I got a steroid shot in my lower back because my doctor said it might help with stiffness and pain in my back and legs. It worked wonderfully, and my symptoms are gone now. How does...
| Jan 23, 2015
| 12:30 PM
More than ever, people are getting the message that food can improve health, and research continues to show that nutrition plays a crucial role in the prevention of disease, especially chronic disease. And if you've been paying attention to that message,...
| Feb 11, 2015
For their 25th anniversary, The National Foundation-March of Dimes released a series of four images of U.S. Presidents with March of Dimes poster children....
| Feb 13, 2015
| 10:54 AM
Former state legislator Mandy Dawson, who spent several extra months in federal prison for using cocaine while on probation, was released Friday after promising she will continue to battle her addiction.
"I do have issues and I take them seriously," said...
| Feb 12, 2015
| 2:13 PM
Tuffy's Pet Foods Inc. of Perham, Minnesota, is voluntarily recalling specific lots of 4 lb. bags of Nutrisca Chicken and Chick Pea Recipe Dry Dog Food because they have the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella. Tuffy's manufactured the product...
| Jan 15, 2015
| 2:44 PM
Former state legislator Mandy Dawson was sent back to federal prison — for the fourth time — Thursday after prosecutors said she tested positive for cocaine use while on probation.
Three of the four prison stints Dawson, 58, served in recent...