| Mar 8, 2013
| 2:11 PM
In life, you never know what the next moment might bring.
One moment you're a 14-year-old boogie-boarding at Daytona Beach and tubing on Lake Ivanhoe, and the next you're staring at an X-ray of a grapefruit-sized bomb in your youthful chest.
| Mar 12, 2013
| 2:59 PM
We introduce you to a local woman who is battling breast cancer and show you a group of local doctors providing an opportunity for her and other cancer patients to learn more about their disease and course of treatment.
Jacqueline Rico was diagnosed...
| Mar 13, 2013
| 2:05 PM
Every once in a while, a story comes along that reminds me why I’m lucky to be a journalist. I tell stories for a living. Sometimes, those stories penetrate my soul. When I arrived at the Olympic Heights gym March 8 to cover the school’s...
| Mar 14, 2013
| 11:38 AM
Women treated with radiation for breast cancer are more likely to develop heart problems later, even with the lower doses used today, troubling new research suggests. The risk comes from any amount of radiation, starts five years after treatment and lasts...
| Mar 15, 2013
| 1:25 PM
Aleksandar Hemon, the 48-year-old Bosnian refugee who has become one of this city's literary rock stars, can amuse and he can devastate. That he does both in his second language, wielded with precision and elegance, has earned him comparisons to Nabokov...
| Mar 17, 2013
| 3:00 AM
Aaron Miller has three cherished possessions from his junior year at North Hagerstown High School, including a varsity letter for football.
He never played a down or snapped on a helmet as the Hubs rolled to a 9-2 record, including a berth in the...
| Mar 2, 2013
| 9:51 AM
Mary J. Corey, whose personal warmth was matched by a drive that led her to become the first woman in The Baltimore Sun's 176-year history to head its newsroom, died Tuesday of breast cancer.
The Sun's senior vice president and director of content, who...
| Feb 27, 2013
| 7:16 AM
CHICAGO (AP) — Advanced breast cancer has increased slightly among young women, a 34-year analysis suggests. The disease is still uncommon among women younger than 40, and the small change has experts scratching their heads about possible reasons....
| Mar 2, 2013
| 8:34 PM
Sounds strange, I know. But I hope you never have reason to meet Dr. Noah Federman, who makes his living saving children's lives.
Extraordinary guy. Take all the athletes I've met in more than 40 years and this is my hero, even though he has to admit,...
| Mar 6, 2013
| 12:10 PM
Multiple myeloma is a cancer of the cells in the bone marrow that affects 750,000 people worldwide; it is an uncontrolled growth of plasma cells which attack and destroy bone and damage the kidneys and immune system.
In the United States, there are...
| Mar 10, 2013
In our first interview in the 1990s, Valerie Harper described the character of Rhoda Morgenstern —sidekick on "The Mary Tyler Moore Show" and star of the spinoff "Rhoda" — as "the brash New Yorker who says the unsayable."
The same can be...