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  • Jail for 9 of 10 ex-educators in Atlanta test-cheating case

    All but one of 10 former Atlanta public school educators convicted in a widespread conspiracy to inflate student scores on standardized tests were sentenced to jail time Tuesday, and the judge called the cheating scandal "the sickest thing that's ever...
  • Residents honor late friend with flamingo fundraiser

    Residents honor late friend with flamingo fundraiser
    Springtime always brings migratory birds, but this year a new variety has come to roost. Pink flamingos are on the move in Carroll County, settling in Westminster yards and surrounding areas. The flocks are being delivered by a group of women as part of...
  • Rita Wilson recovering after double mastectomy

    Rita Wilson is recovering after undergoing a bilateral mastectomy for breast cancer. The 58-year-old actress and singer, who had been appearing in Larry David's play "Fish in the Dark" on Broadway, will return May 5, according to her publicist, Heidi...
  • Atlanta school officials sentenced up to 7 years for test cheating

    Atlanta school officials sentenced up to 7 years for test cheating
    ll but one of 10 former Atlanta public school educators convicted in a widespread conspiracy to inflate student scores on standardized tests were sentenced to jail time Tuesday, and the judge called the cheating scandal "the sickest thing that's ever...
  • Health Calendar: Health fair April 25 at Shiloh Baptist Church in Waukegan

    Health screenings, events and support groups throughout the county. EVENTS FAIR: A health and wellness fair titled "Improve your Health — Improve Your Life" will be held from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. April 25 at Shiloh Baptist Church, 800 S. Genesee...
  • Actress Rita Wilson announces she has breast cancer, expects recovery

    Actress Rita Wilson announces she has breast cancer, expects recovery
    Actress and producer Rita Wilson announced Tuesday that she was recently diagnosed with breast cancer and has undergone a double mastectomy.  "Last week, with my husband by my side, and with the love and support of family and friends, I underwent a...
  • Plea deals possible in Atlanta educators' cheating trial

    An Atlanta judge urged 10 former educators Monday to accept sentencing deals with the prosecution in a trial over a widespread conspiracy to cheat on state tests — and he threatened prison sentences for them if they fail to reach those deals. "I've...
  • Environmental Nutrition: Soy myths exposed

    Environmental Nutrition: Soy myths exposed
    Environmental Nutrition Plenty of myths surround soy, from causing breast cancer to feminizing men. But what does the science say? Since 1990, more than 10,000 peer-reviewed studies have been conducted on soy, a food consumed worldwide in many forms over...
  • Safe swimming the goal of drowning victim's family

    Safe swimming the goal of drowning victim's family
    John Kocher remembers it as "the phone call no one ever wants to receive." The Richards High School guidance counselor and freshman football coach on Monday used that phrase to describe the call he got in July 2013 notifying him that his son, Matthew...
  • Return-to-work policy at heart of woman's lawsuit against Broward Health

    Return-to-work policy at heart of woman's lawsuit against Broward Health
    A doctor's note didn't suffice for a former Broward Health employee who in a lawsuit claims that the hospital system's return-to-work screening policy violates the Family Medical Leave Act. Andrea Santiago, 36, filed a lawsuit against Broward Health...
  • Mildred Ruth Reiner

    Mildred Ruth Reiner
    Mildred Ruth Reiner, an accomplished trumpet player and champion of music education in Baltimore County's public schools, died March 22 of complications from a stroke and breast cancer in Plymouth, Vt. The native Northeast Baltimore resident was 83....