| Feb 17, 2015
| 8:01 AM
Lady Gaga is sporting a heart-shaped engagement ring, courtesy of "Chicago Fire" actor Taylor Kinney. The pair got engaged on Valentine's Day. [Los Angeles Times]
Sarah Palin wore a sparkly white mini-dress to the "Saturday Night Live" 40th...
| Feb 13, 2015
| 1:13 PM
There are iconic figures where only their first name is needed. Las Vegas has Celine. Cleveland has LeBron. Chicago has Rahm. Western Springs has Wally.
The longtime owner of Wally's Garage, Wally Kloog is a renaissance man. Go into his auto repair shop...
| Feb 4, 2015
| 1:06 PM
Lung cancer has overtaken breast cancer as the leading cancer killer of women in developed countries, reflecting changing smoking patterns among females worldwide, a new report shows.
Legions of women began smoking four decades ago, and the dire...
| Dec 2, 2014
| 1:51 PM
Certain types of cancer are more likely to strike certain types of people than others. For example, while men can be diagnosed with breast cancer, women are far more likely to develop the disease. But just because a person's risk of developing cancer is...
| Jan 20, 2015
| 10:01 AM
Colorectal cancer is the third leading cause of cancer death in the U.S.; screening is recommended at age 50 for adults with average risk.
Bon Secours Hampton Roads is inviting participation in its 5th annual Bon Secours 5K for Colon Cancer presented by...
| Dec 3, 2014
| 11:00 PM
John Cornuke was excited for November to end. He knew the mustache he had been sporting for a month could be shaved.
Cornuke, an Estancia High alum (Class of 1981) who played baseball and football for the Eagles, said it felt liberating when the hair...
| Jan 21, 2015
| 2:30 AM
When scientists observe that lots of people don't meet their needs for particular nutrients, they are dubbed "shortfall nutrients." Here are four essential nutrients most likely to be insufficient in your diet, based on the National Health and Nutrition...
| 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 22, 2015
| 8:21 PM
WEST HARTFORD — Thursday's home loss to Albany wasn't the kind that figured to keep Hartford basketball coach John Gallagher tossing and turning all night.
"I'm actually really calm right now," he said.
It wasn't a puzzle that called for...
| Nov 21, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Joe Clark: An Orlando businessman and husband of former News 13 reporter Amanda Evans, he succumbed this week at 31 to colon cancer. His courageous and public battle against the disease inspired the #JoeStrong movement and a blog, “Cocktails...
| Jan 26, 2015
| 1:36 PM
The poorly told truth may be the most misleading falsehood. Last year, Ezekiel Emanuel, a leading American physician, provoked national debate by suggesting that most people should not live past age 75. This month he sparked further controversy,...