| Jan 23, 2013
Give disgraced bicyclist Lance Armstrong this much credit: Last week, when TV host Oprah Winfrey asked him, point-blank, "In all seven of your Tour de France victories, did you ever take banned substances or blood dope?" he answered, with a nod, "yes."...
| Jan 15, 2013
| 6:37 AM
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Lance Armstrong has finally come clean.
Armstrong confessed to doping during an interview with Oprah Winfrey taped Monday, just a couple of hours after a wrenching apology to staff at the Livestrong charity he founded and...
| Jan 15, 2013
| 1:27 PM
Oprah Winfrey appeared on "CBS This Morning" Tuesday to talk about her interview with Lance Armstrong, but she remained coy about exactly what the disgraced seven-time Tour de France winner admitted to in his drug doping "confession."
"I would say he did...
| Jan 16, 2013
| 5:32 PM
Nobody on Earth could tell Lance Armstrong's story better than Lance Armstrong. Nobody on earth is less morally and ethically qualified to tell it than he is.
Armstrong is a liar. Armstrong is a cheat. Armstrong is a bully. In the famously foreboding...
| Jan 17, 2013
| 5:08 AM
Lance Armstrong's well-orchestrated apology tour has brought back a bad memory: all the wasted hours I spent reading his book, "It's Not About the Bike." I was one of many readers captivated by his dramatic tale: hot-headed young rider gets felled by...
| May 15, 2013
| 3:57 PM
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - After decades of using one-size-fits-all therapies to combat cancer, doctors are using new tools to help decide when their patients can skip chemotherapy or other harsh treatments.
An approach to oncology that has been in place...
| Apr 23, 2013
| 1:42 PM
It's not often you hear of someone who is just 16 years old dying from cancer, but Glenvar High School Student Michael Sandridge lost his battle with cancer in January. Now the Glenvar community is coming together to help fight cancer in memory of...
| Nov 30, 2012
| 4:17 PM
Nick Pesek was coming off the best season of his football career. He was a 1,000-yard rusher for a Saint Xavier University team that hit a peak one year earlier than its coaches had expected and was returning 16 of the starters who won the NAIA national...
| Jan 26, 2012
| 4:22 PM
There are nearly 12 million survivors in the United States alone and two out of three people live at least five years after their diagnosis. Thanks to early detection and better treatments, the nation's cancer death rate has dropped 18 percent since the...
| Nov 8, 2012
| 4:28 AM
Years ago, when I was a student at Penn State, a NORML activist cornered me and tried to talk me into supporting the “legalize marijuana” cause. Keep in mind that this was many years before the state of California approved the use of medical...
| Apr 12, 2012
| 4:21 PM
According to this week's news stories, those infernal public school officials are at it again, scheming to violate the free speech rights of students in Allentown and Easton.
In Allentown, Dieruff High School student Leslie Lukow, her school's...