| Sep 17, 2013
| 11:33 AM
UPDATED: Former Orlando TV anchor Wendy Chioji is battling cancer again.
Chioji, who went public with her breast-cancer battle in 2001, says she now has thymic carcinoma, a rare, fast-growing cancer of the thymus gland. The small organ beneath the...
| Sep 16, 2013
| 12:43 PM
A memorial service honoring the life of former Republican U.S. Rep. E. Clay Shaw Jr. is planned for Saturday, Sept. 21.
The memorial will be held in downtown Fort Lauderdale, at St. Anthony's Catholic Church at 901 NE 2nd St. in Fort Lauderdale, at 11:...
| Oct 3, 2013
| 6:32 PM
In his church office, pastor Chuck Smith kept a crown made of thorns and a jar full of candy. The thorns were from the Holy Land. The candy was for his grandkids. The image suggested his special appeal as a preacher: A harsh, old-school Christianity...
| Sep 12, 2013
| 10:40 AM
In the grand tradition of "Late Night" TV parodies "Game of Desks" and "Downton Sixbey" comes "Joking Bad," a spot-on spoof unveiled Wednesday targeting everyone's favorite meth drama, "Breaking Bad."
In the epic, 13-minute sketch, Jimmy Fallon,...
| Sep 12, 2013
| 7:37 PM
Broncos quarterback in first AFL season
Frank Tripucka, 85, who quarterbacked the Denver Broncos in their inaugural AFL season and later allowed his No. 18 to be unretired so Peyton Manning could wear it, died Thursday in Woodland Park,...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 12:20 PM
It’s one of the enduring mysteries of pop music. How something so slight and disposable, a three-minute tune — songs written about fleeting and often trivial teenage emotions — can still somehow be so long-lasting and deep. Doc Pomus,...
| Sep 11, 2013
| 4:50 PM
Even with stage 4 lung cancer, there are moments when 32-year-old Chip Kennett feels blessed. Over the course of two weeks in April, those moments were many, as 325 friends and family members contributed $56,800 over the Internet to help defray his out-...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 2:00 PM
It’s official: Breathing dirty air causes lung cancer.
The World Health Organization on Thursday declared air pollution a human carcinogen like tobacco smoke, asbestos and arsenic, calling it a leading cause of cancer deaths globally.
| Sep 11, 2013
| 10:34 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. is facing a crisis in how to deliver cancer care, as the baby boomers reach their tumor-prone years and doctors have a hard time keeping up with complex new treatments, government advisers reported Tuesday.
| Oct 18, 2013
| 1:07 PM
I was first diagnosed with breast cancer after a routine mammogram, and there were no lump-like symptoms. I was given the surgical-treatment options of having a double mastectomy, plus it was recommended that I take Tamoxifen, a drug used to treat early...
| Oct 19, 2013
| 2:17 PM
That Stephan Schmidheiny has played a huge role in environmental matters around the world over the last 37 years is not up for debate.
What is hotly contested about the Swiss industrialist-turned-philanthropist and author is whether he's rightly...