| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
Just outside President Goodluck Jonathan's office sat 17 ambulances, just in case he or one of his aides fell ill. They were seldom if ever used.
No actual health-care facility nationwide had as many, and in fact a few still have none at all. But as soon...
| Mar 31, 2013
"Do you think we're related to Jessica Brown Findlay?" one of my cousins asked the other day.
We were standing in the kitchen of our Aunt Gayle's house in Georgia.
"We can always hope," I chirped, even though when I look in the mirror I see absolutely...
| May 3, 2013
The four Stone kids always were a competitive bunch, especially the three youngest siblings who were separated by three school grades while being home-schooled together.
"They worked very hard to keep up with each other — and beat each other,"...
| Jul 6, 2013
| 3:03 PM
Now that you've performed your patriotic duty by consuming hot dogs and hamburgers (vegetarians are excused) for America's birthday, you may resume your normal diet. And I have good news for hoagie lovers. Two new Primo Hoagies are now serving "old-...
| May 25, 2010
| 6:00 PM
The debate about the morality of walking away from an underwater home mortgage and what to do about strategic defaults hit a nerve, to say the least. Today, we hear from you:
Dear Beth, if you are familiar with the film Network in 1976 there is the...
| Jun 19, 2011
| 5:00 PM
Last week we squeezed in a client who wanted a second opinion on their new kitten, “Goobers.” Mrs. Panicking had found out the day before that her newly adopted kitten from the shelter had a “very serious” condition and she needed...
| Mar 26, 2012
WASHINGTON — Obamacare dominated the 2010 midterms, driving its Democratic authors to a historic electoral shellacking. But since then, the issue has slipped quietly underground.
Now it's back, summoned to the national stage by the confluence of...
| Sep 6, 2011
| 6:07 PM
A Pendleton woman severely injured in the stage collapse is now out a medically induced coma, but still faces a major challenge in her road to recovery.
Andrea Vellinga, 30, has spent the last three weeks at Methodist Hospital for the before being...
| Nov 23, 2011
| 10:59 AM
One in five Hoosiers is 65-years-old or older, the number of nursing homes in the state is going down and Indiana ranks among the worst in the nation for food insecurity for seniors.
So, what do families do?
At Home is a service that helps to match...
| Nov 25, 2011
| 3:48 PM
This year I had Thanksgiving all worked out. In my head. I decided to spring my holiday plans on the rest of my family when it was too late to change those plans. In my heart, I knew that my family would take changing a tradition with grace and kindness....
| Dec 11, 2011
The day after hip surgery, my father asked me to bring him a frozen coffee and something sweet the next morning. I returned to the hospital with a Frappuccino and a doughnut, one or both of which nearly killed him.
He began choking and then turned...