| Jun 23, 2014
| 10:42 AM
Katie Couric is a married woman once again! She and fiance John Molner tied the knot Saturday in New York.
The wedding was as low-key as the TV journalist had promised, People reported, with only about 50 guests on hand to witness the union, which...
| Jun 27, 2014
| 6:30 PM
Bobby Womack, the multitalented singer-songwriter-guitarist who left an indelible mark on R&B and soul in the 1960s and '70s but battled drug addiction in his later years, died Friday at 70, his record label XL Recordings confirmed. He had been...
| Jun 27, 2014
| 10:55 PM
Soul singer and songwriter Bobby Womack has died, his publicist said on Friday. He was 70.
The cause of his death was not yet known, according to his publicist, Sonya Kolowrat at XL Recordings.
The streetwise vocalist inducted into the Rock and Roll...
| Jun 30, 2014
| 6:46 AM
Actor Meshach Taylor, best known for his role as the ex-con deliveryman Anthony Bouvier in the hit 1980s sitcom “Designing Women,” died Saturday at his home in Altadena, Calif. He was 67.
The cause of his death was colorectal cancer, said...
| Jun 29, 2014
| 10:25 AM
Actor Meshach Taylor, best known for his role as the ex-con deliveryman Anthony Bouvier in the hit 1980s sitcom "Designing Women," died Saturday at his home in Altadena. He was 67.
The cause of his death was colorectal cancer, said his wife, Bianca...
| Jun 27, 2014
| 9:14 PM
Bobby Womack, a prolific gospel-soul singer who also wrote songs recorded by the Rolling Stones, Janis Joplin, George Benson and others, died Friday. He was 70.
A representative from his label, XL Recordings, confirmed the death of the longtime Los...
| May 29, 2014
| 9:40 PM
He has no high-profile endorsements. His last name is often misspelled.
And many voters have no idea he's the guy who spoke publicly of inmate abuse and ordered up audits of jail brutality nearly two years before former Sheriff Lee Baca acknowledged...
| Jul 6, 2014
| 2:30 AM
Paul Apted, a sound editor and son of director Michael Apted, died Friday of colon cancer in Los Angeles. He was 47.
Paul Apted was a native of Manchester, England. His recent credits include "The Fault in Our Stars," "A Good Day to Die Hard," "The...
| May 30, 2014
| 6:53 PM
Does ancestry determine disease risk? Can genetic testing really improve your health? Or does discovering a disease-causing mutation in your genome just give you something else to worry about?
Those are the questions I confront every day in my genetics...
| Jun 10, 2014
| 3:55 PM
People don't have time to wait for conclusive information about nutrition and cancer, says an advocacy group that has issued six dietary recommendations to help prevent cancer.
The guidance to emphasize fruits and vegetables hardly will raise an...
| Jun 1, 2014
| 8:00 AM
A new report identifies a group of Americans that is expected to grow by 30% over the next decade: cancer survivors.
As of Jan. 1, there were nearly 14.5 million people alive in the United States who had been diagnosed with some type of cancer. By 2024,...