| May 11, 2015
| 10:00 AM
With all those cigarettes and all that puffing, there was always that lingering hunch that someone was going to get lung cancer.
From the very first episode, Don and the rest of the characters knew the dangers of smoking cigarettes. They came up with...
| May 10, 2015
| 8:35 PM
Consequences catch up with characters in the latest “Mad Men” episode.
9 p.m., Sunday, AMC
3.5 out of 4 stars
In 1960, “Mad Men” opened on a bar full of glamorous New Yorkers smoking. Readers Digest...
| May 7, 2015
| 2:41 PM
Gunnar Schimoler hasn't kept track of all the goals he's scored for the South River lacrosse team in his four years on varsity, but one will stay with him forever.
It wasn't an overtime game winner or pivotal in claiming last year's state championship....
| May 7, 2015
| 7:40 PM
There was Paul Newman, the revered actor, and there was Paul Newman, the entrepreneur-philanthropist.
But beyond a good script or salad dressing, Newman's heart and soul were on the race track, as persuasively chronicled in the affectionate documentary,...
| May 7, 2015
Lung cancer screening, like other types of screening for cancer, hasn't been perfected. Some in the medical profession are worried increased testing means more false positives — detection of noncancerous abnormalities or cancers that will never grow...
| May 6, 2015
| 2:44 PM
Bob Rolder ran a neighborhood tavern in Berwyn for more than three decades, greeting customers by name as they walked through the door of the Friendly Tap along a stretch of Roosevelt Road now known as "The Veltway."
He opened at 6 a.m. to accommodate...
| May 5, 2015
| 7:08 AM
Drip, drip, drip — so many memoirs today read like leaky faucets of misery: They’re all trouble, dysfunction and wounded feelings, recalled in microscopic detail. Which is why Scott Simon’s new book, “Unforgettable: A Son, a...
| Apr 27, 2015
| 3:41 PM
About 1,000 employees at Newport News Shipbuilding are moving to temporary quarters after asbestos was detected in the ventilation system of the building where they work, according to a company spokeswoman.
Building 600 sits next to the Apprentice...
| Apr 30, 2015
| 5:45 PM
Since its launch in April 2013, CrowdMed has claimed success in solving more than 700 of the world's most baffling medical cases, those that defy diagnosis despite multiple medical visits, expensive tests and sometimes years of suffering.
| Apr 6, 2015
| 12:04 PM
Ongoing renovations to better connect BWI Thurgood Marshall Airport's concourses have uncovered asbestos and mold, and airport officials expect more could be found in the future.
The discovery of the materials has not presented a danger to fliers or...
| May 1, 2015
A diabetes educator will discuss and offers suggestions on how make simple nutrition and exercise changes to achieve weight loss, lower blood pressure, prevent diabetes and lower cholesterol from 4:30 p.m. to 5 :30 p.m. May 13 and from 2...