| Oct 18, 2013
| 4:23 PM
Catasauqua's road to a second consecutive unbeaten regular season and Colonial League championship just got a whole lot tougher. Senior Ra'Von Burton (at left), the league's leading rusher and one of the area's top players, is out indefinitely after...
| Oct 22, 2013
| 5:43 PM
While diet and exercise are available to all, bariatric surgery is likely to remain a solution available to just a small fraction of the 90 million Americans who are obese. But when it comes to inducing weight loss and improving obesity-related health...
| Oct 21, 2013
| 12:47 PM
Juanita S. Robinson, a retired registered nurse who enjoyed traveling, died Wednesday of pneumonia at Gilchrist Hospice Care in Towson. She was 76.
Juanita Saxton was born and raised in Norfolk, Va., where she graduated in 1955 from Booker T....
| Oct 21, 2013
| 3:04 PM
For the past 10 months, Steven Wayne Pearson survived, his movements limited to squeezing a hand or blinking his eyes while bone-deep bedsores prompted his family to repeatedly move him from nursing home to hospital.
The suffering ended Friday when...
| Oct 15, 2013
| 12:12 AM
South Vietnamese and Cambodian orphans are carried from evacuation plane at Los Angeles International Airport in white cardboard boxes that served as bassinettes for the trip from the Philippines....
| Oct 17, 2013
| 5:44 PM
Pen Argyl at Northwestern
When: 7 tonight
In the spotlight: Northwestern's composure. Pen Argyl has been in this situation before, having played must-win games late in the regular season the last three years. The Tigers have matured physically. This...
| Oct 14, 2013
| 8:34 PM
Agent Roger Richman had a ton of celebrity clients — James Cagney, Mae West, Maria Callas, Albert Einstein, the Marx brothers, Sigmund Freud, Gypsy Rose Lee and W.C. Fields, to name a few. Contrary to expectations, none of them were overly...
| Sep 18, 2013
Rather than destroying bacteria to fight infections, a University of Illinois at Chicago researcher is trying to "tweak" their savvy communication networks and block the signals that lead to infection and disease.
Researchers have known for several...
| Sep 12, 2013
| 10:14 AM
Fall fun at Bob’s Place
Bob’s Place, located a 1590 Hwy. 78 across from the Stanford Drive-In, will be open Sept. 21 through Oct. 31. Come and enjoy a large corn maze, a pumpkin patch, bonfires on Friday and Saturday starting Sept. 21....
| Oct 10, 2013
| 2:03 PM
The start of fall practice is still a few days away and longtime Miami Hurricanes baseball coach Jim Morris is practically counting the minutes until he gets his team back on the field.
There’s no doubt he’s got plenty of reasons to be...
| Oct 9, 2013
| 10:55 PM
Film critic Stanley Kauffmann, who in the 20th century helped define movie reviews as an intellectual form, died of pneumonia Wednesday at St. Luke's Hospital in New York. He was 97.
His death was announced by the New Republic, the politics and...