| Nov 15, 2013
| 7:37 AM
Authorities have not ruled out homicide as they investigate how twin brothers dependent on breathing ventilators died during a power outage in the Northern California town of Valley Springs.
Calaveras County coroner's officials believe identical 22-...
| Nov 14, 2013
| 2:30 PM
Authorities are investigating why twin 22-year-old brothers died when their ventilators shut down during a mass power outage in the Northern California town of Valley Springs.
The brothers, Ryan and Joshua Hall, suffered from muscular dystrophy and were...
| Oct 3, 2013
| 8:13 AM
"Growing up, I would play librarian,” says Mary Hastler. “I would line my stuffed animals up, and they would check out books.”
So maybe it’s no surprise that during Hastler’s first career in health-care administration, she...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
More than a million Americans have Parkinson's disease, which is more than the number of people diagnosed with multiple sclerosis, muscular dystrophy, and Lou Gehrig's disease combined. Parkinson's kills brain cells that produce dopamine, a nerve-...
| Oct 21, 2013
| 9:41 AM
This year's Love Ride attracted thousands of motorcyclists on Sunday, raising money for the nonprofit USO, which supports U.S. troops and their families.
PHOTOS: 30th annual Love Ride
The ride, which is celebrated its 30th year this Sunday in Glendale,...
| Oct 19, 2013
| 6:08 PM
WEST HARTFORD — T-Bone stood on third base and glanced at the University of Hartford baseball players lined up on the foul line cheering for him. Then he tipped his cap to them.
Ryan Carter, a junior right-handed pitcher at Hartford, loves...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 4:18 PM
Don't be fooled by their leather jackets and roaring motorcycles — bikers have a lot of love to give.
Bikers are often portrayed in films and TV as hoodlums or troublemakers, but Oliver Shokouh, owner of Harley-Davidson of Glendale, said he wants...
| Oct 12, 2013
| 5:00 PM
The living room of Kalpna Singh-Chitnis' Irvine condominium was filled with signs of pending deadlines Friday: yellow envelopes bulging with DVDs, trophies, stacks of brochures.
But the cluttered work area projected a joyous mood. In fact, it officially...
| Sep 20, 2013
| 11:05 AM
Fisheries center — Michigan Fisheries Visitor Center is on U.S. 31 between Petoskey and Alanson. Hike/bike the trails (pets welcome on leash), feed the fish and walk through the train. Visitor center hours are 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday...
| Aug 30, 2013
| 8:16 PM
The annual “Fill the Boot” fundraiser came to a close Friday evening in Anchorage.
Before starting their Labor Day weekend, commuters had a chance to fill a firefighter’s boot with cash or small change for a good cause. The money raised...
| Jul 23, 2013
| 3:46 PM
The Muscular Dystrophy Association asked city commissioners on Monday if they could fund raise on intersections, as part of the "Fill The Boot" campaign. As a result city manager Jason Gage is drafting a policy for the city to review by the end of the...