| May 15, 2013
If you've got your health, the cliche goes, you've got just about everything. If you've got public health duties, you're responsible for just about everything from mosquitoes (West Nile carriers) to hygiene (wash your hands for as long as it takes to sing...
| Dec 5, 2013
It was a reality show all its own. Last Thursday, 30-year-old Elan Gale, a hirsute hipster and television producer whose credits include several seasons of "The Bachelor" franchise, sent a series of tweets to his roughly 35,000 Twitter followers....
| Jul 23, 2013
| 3:11 PM
This one is for the fans who like the taste of their beer to be domestic, their songs countrified with a Southern twang, and their races staged somewhere outside cookie-cutter tracks in big cities that cater to a new generation of NASCAR faithful....
| Jan 23, 2012
During a six-decade career, Joe Paterno transformed sleepy Penn State University into a national football power, creating a legacy that no one thought could be beaten — or tarnished.
But the Ivy League-educated coach who demanded that his players...
| Nov 30, 2011
| 5:58 PM
Lung cancer is the #1 cause of cancer-related death in the world and kills more people than breast, colon and prostate cancers combined.
November is Lung Cancer Awareness month and as it comes to a close, one man is reflecting on his unlikely diagnosis....
| Apr 3, 2012
| 6:00 PM
The Indianapolis City-County Council is trying to take on the smoking ban again. A city-wide smoking ban targeting bars passed out of committee Tuesday. The plan will now head to the full council.
Proposal 136 seeks to strengthen the already existing...
| Jan 19, 2012
Don't expect Paula Deen to go cold turkey on the hoecakes.
If she did, she wouldn't be Paula Deen. And her ardent fans -- people who stand to learn from her newfound health challenges -- would disengage.
The finger pointing at the Southern goddess of...
| Jan 20, 2013
As recreational drugs go, marijuana is relatively benign. Unlike alcohol, it doesn't stimulate violence or destroy livers. Unlike tobacco, it doesn't cause lung cancer and heart disease. The worst you can say is that it produces intense, unreasoning...
| Jan 19, 2013
| 3:59 PM
Pressure: Paying attention to the hand of God in my life. John 16:33. Jesus said: "These things I have spoken to you, that you might have peace. In the world, you shall have tribulation: but be of good cheer; I have overcome the world."
Many of you...
| Dec 29, 2012
| 4:26 PM
Jesus said unto him, "If you can believe, all things are possible to him that believes," Mark 9:23.
There was an old song that went, "Everything's coming up roses." What I am about to tell you is not like that, yet the truth of good coming out of evil is...
| Jul 23, 2012
| 8:13 AM
The National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) announced a $60 million fine against Penn State Universityon Monday and banned its football team from the postseason for four years.
The school will also forfeit all football wins from 1998, NCAA...