| Apr 17, 2015
| 7:45 AM
X-rays have been used for almost 120 years, but the introduction of computed tomography, or CT scans, in the 1970s was revolutionary, says Consumer Reports. The new tests, which use multiple X-ray images, allowed doctors to see with unprecedented...
| Apr 16, 2015
| 11:24 AM
The Lungevity Foundation and its annual Breathe Deep "run-walk" are both ideas with deep Deerfield roots that have spread across the country in just a few short years.
The fourth annual Breathe Deep North Shore 5K will raise awareness of and money to...
| Feb 19, 2015
| 5:22 AM
One of the most surprising and touching remembrances of singer Lesley Gore comes from longtime Southern California roots music singer and songwriter Jann Browne, who posted this loving anecdote on her Facebook page shortly after news surfaced of the "It's...
| Jan 27, 2015
| 9:55 AM
DANIA BEACH — The delicate task of removing asbestos-tainted dirt from a construction staging area near the airport began Monday.
The first truck rolled out shortly before 3 p.m., headed for Waste Management's Monarch Hill landfill near Coconut...
| Apr 3, 2015
| 5:57 PM
After the 1981 assassination attempt on President Ronald Reagan, nearly everyone knew that White House spokesman James Brady had been shot in the head and partially paralyzed in the attack by a mentally deranged assailant, John W. Hinckley Jr.
| Feb 19, 2015
| 12:30 PM
"I'M YOUNG, and I want to be young, I'm free and I want to be free/To live my life the way I choose, to say and do whatever I please!"
Lesley Gore, belting out her prescient anthem, "You Don't Own Me," in 1964.
YEARS AGO I interviewed Lesley Gore. She...
| Feb 16, 2015
| 12:38 PM
Singer-songwriter Lesley Gore, who topped the charts in 1963 at age 16 with her epic song of teenage angst, "It's My Party," and followed it up with the hits "Judy's Turn to Cry," and the feminist anthem "You Don't Own Me," died Monday. She was 68....
| Feb 15, 2015
| 7:59 AM
New York Times media columnist David Carr died of complications from metastatic lung cancer, according to autopsy results released Saturday.
Julie Bolcer, a spokeswoman for the New York City medical examiner's office, said the autopsy shows heart...
| Feb 26, 2015
| 12:30 PM
Washington is such a phony city. Maybe that's why it has such a good relationship with Hollywood.
In the sequel to a "film" we have seen many times before, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) may "shut down" Saturday because of a dispute between...
| Feb 24, 2015
| 3:31 PM
After a long search, finding the perfect home feels fabulous. But before you order change-of-address cards, there’s one more hurdle to overcome: the home inspection.
During the process, a licensed Maryland inspector will evaluate the home,...
| Apr 6, 2015
| 4:46 PM
The Orioles' roster carousel spun before the first pitch of Opening Day and it's not expected to stop revolving any time soon, though Dan Duquette thinks it might slow down.
"For the last 10 days we've had trade discussions with several teams," said...