| Jan 29, 2015
| 7:05 AM
Broward Days has a new leader as it prepares to return to Tallahassee after skipping its signature event in 2014.
Kelly Skidmore is the new executive director of the organization that brings business and government leaders together to advocate for...
| Dec 18, 2014
| 11:02 PM
The trade sending Matt Kemp from the Dodgers to the San Diego Padres was finalized Thursday, one week after the division rivals agreed in principle to the blockbuster deal.
The final stages of the five-player exchange, which were expected to be a...
| Jan 27, 2015
| 2:45 PM
Amgen Inc., the Thousand Oaks biopharmaceutical giant, said its fourth-quarter earnings jumped 27%, beating analysts' estimates, on strong sales of its arthritis drug Enbrel.
The company, which also makes drugs to treat cancer, kidney disease,...
| Dec 8, 2014
| 2:52 PM
A funny thing happened to the Gary Air Show on its way to history’s trash bin.
Mayor Karen Freeman-Wilson said not so fast and came up with a plan to bring the show back to the city’s lakefront. So the fly guys have decided to put on a show...
| Jan 19, 2015
| 1:07 PM
Drugmaker AbbVie Inc. said Monday that its new, all-pill hepatitis C combo treatment has been approved for patients in the 28 European Union member countries.
The company said the European Commission granted marketing authorization for the combination...
| Dec 18, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Dear Readers: Here are interesting new medications that hit the market in 2014. Happy holidays! Love, Suzy
Jublia (efinaconazole), topical solution, Rx: This antifungal can be used for toenail fungus (for example, onychomycosis). I like topical medicine...
| Jan 20, 2015
| 11:15 AM
When Lyric Opera opens a new-to-Chicago production of "Tosca" on Saturday night at the Civic Opera House, a conductor with a relatively familiar name – Jurowski – will be leading Puccini's ever-popular melodrama.
But this won't be a Jurowski...
| Jan 24, 2015
Aspirin is one of the oldest drugs out there. And yet researchers are still learning what it can — and cannot — do.
It's clear that daily aspirin can be beneficial for people who have had a heart attack or an ischemic stroke. Scores of...
| Jan 21, 2015
| 5:01 PM
A class-action lawsuit has been filed against the Maryland Transit Administration on behalf of thousands of riders with disabilities, alleging the agency's federally mandated paratransit service is woefully unreliable and inaccessible.
| Jan 22, 2015
| 12:47 PM
A Palm Beach County man who posed as a doctor specializing in stem cell therapy injections to treat sports injuries received a one-year jail sentence Thursday.
In a deal with the State Attorney's Office, Jon Rubenstein, 46, pleaded guilty to one count of...
| Jan 23, 2015
| 3:00 AM
Armed with a bottle of water and a baseball cap, Father Richard Estrada made his way slowly to the border in the scorching heat. After a half-hour of hiking up a steep dirt trail, he reached the massive steel fence and bowed his head to pray for the...