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  • Tiny Missouri town mourns after gunman kills 7, then himself

    Residents of a small southern Missouri town struggled to come to grips with the knowledge that one of their own had killed seven people in a spasm of violence that ended when the gunman shot himself to death on a rural county road. Joseph Jesse Aldridge,...
  • Howard County health digest

    Screenings Howard County General Hospital will hold a free screening of varicose veins from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Thursday, March 5, at the Johns Hopkins Vein Center, Little Patuxent Specialty Care Center, Suite 150, 11065 Little Patuxent Parkway, Columbia....
  • Kids of Character: Alexis "Lexi" Lavere

    Kids of Character: Alexis "Lexi" Lavere
    Alexis "Lexi" Lavere Age: 11 School: Floranada Elementary in Fort Lauderdale Grade: Fifth Hometown: Fort Lauderdale Trait: Respect Through her volunteering and showing respect for others, Alexis proves to students that actions matter. "I...
  • Aiding the fight vs. cancer

    Facial hair and pink T-shirts aren't standard at Marian Catholic High School, but the Chicago Heights school makes exceptions for the right cause. Such was the case recently, when the school, with the support of its student body, raised $5,000 for The...
  • 5 projects to get Obamacare research funds totaling $64M

     5 projects to get Obamacare research funds totaling $64M
    The latest round of research funding through the Affordable Care Act was approved Tuesday, totaling $64 million for five projects. More dollars will be awarded throughout the year. Illinois hospitals so far have secured about $35 million since 2012 to...
  • Moffitt Cancer Center wins grant for ovarian cancer research

    Moffitt Cancer Center in Tampa is receiving a $250,000 grant to continue research into ovarian cancer in older women, for whom the disease often is more aggressive. The money comes from the Kay Yow Cancer Fund in partnership with The V Foundation for...
  • Olivia Newton-John wants you to take 'Summer Nights' home with you

    Olivia Newton-John wants you to take 'Summer Nights' home with you
    Olivia Newton-John marks the first anniversary of her Las Vegas residency with a live recording of her show at the Flamingo Las Vegas. The four-time Grammy Award winner plans to record her show on Tuesday, Mar. 3, and release the 22 songs on two CDs...
  • Christine Kalafus: Cancer survivor runs 'Writing with Support' group

    A cancer diagnosis 14 years ago turned Christine Kalafus' life upside down. The 31-year-old was eight months pregnant when her doctor told her she had triple negative breast cancer. Five days later she was induced, delivered twins, had surgery to remove...
  • Illinois' painful budget

    I can appreciate that the governor of Illinois called for an honest budget. But his brief speech on Wednesday did nothing to bring honesty and a certain amount of plain speaking to the conversation. If he was honest about what his budget will do to the...
  • Why carbs don't deserve rap as new diet villain

    It's become popular to think of foods as either good or bad, something to eat or something to avoid. Carbohydrates, which had their moment as a good food back when fat was the bad guy, are now being blamed in part for the epidemic of obesity, diabetes and...
  • House OKs income tax check-off to support cancer research

    A young cancer survivor took center stage Friday in the Kentucky House as lawmakers voted to allow taxpayers to donate portions of their state income-tax refunds to support pediatric cancer research. The House voted 93-0 to pass its version of the...