| Feb 14, 2014
| 3:52 AM
Trueheart4me was 5-foot-9, spiritual but not religious, and a social drinker, her Match.com profile read. She loved the water, traveling and a good belly laugh.
There was one more thing she labeled "full disclosure."
She had cancer.
"I was very...
| May 11, 2014
After Anne Marie Murphy came to the United States from her native Ireland to earn her doctorate in molecular genetics from Johns Hopkins University, she planned to "become an academician," she said.
Volunteering at a clinic for domestic abuse victims...
| May 12, 2014
| 6:42 AM
Who knows how many women out there are wearing the wrong size bra?
The undergarment industry predicts it’s as high as eight out of 10 women (no word on how many men).
But seriously, Macy’s and Wacoal are once again teaming up to help women...
| May 2, 2014
| 3:57 PM
Japanese apparel brand Uniqlo will open its first Southern California stores this fall, including one at South Coast Plaza on Sept. 3.
The chain will hire several hundred employees to run the new locations, which include Los Cerritos Center, the...
| Jan 8, 2014
| 1:25 PM
The Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation committed one of the great PR faux pas of the decade in January 2012, when it summarily cut off funding to Planned Parenthood in what appeared to be a bow to anti-abortion crusaders.
Now, with its release...
| Jan 11, 2014
| 2:43 PM
HAMPTON — To state the obvious, Warwick coach Vanessa Starks wants leading scorer Adria Strothers on the court as much as possible. But she also has full confidence in the rest of her cast, and that was rewarded Saturday afternoon.
| Apr 22, 2014
| 3:43 AM
It's spring! In Chicago! Lace up those running shoes and take a look at RedEye's list of May races to run in the city.
>> Bark in the Park 5K
- The plug: "The Anti-Cruelty Society’s largest single fundraiser"
- Course: Montrose...
| Mar 26, 2014
| 6:33 PM
Susan G. Komen Orange County has announced its new 2014-15 board of directors.
They include Costa Mesa resident Carrie Swanson; Laguna Beach resident and retired nurse Sol Reyes Roberts; Judie Vivian, founder of Newport Beach-based nonprofit Standup For...
| Jun 13, 2014
| 8:21 PM
Toni L. Killefer, a former preschool teacher who mentored cancer patients and participated in breast cancer research, died Monday of metastatic breast cancer at her Stevenson home. She was 49.
"I took care of Toni for a number of years, and she had her...
| Jan 17, 2013
| 8:12 AM
Elsa Sanchez sabe muy bien lo que es no detectar el cáncer a tiempo. Esta mujer colombiana de 42 años de edad y residente de Boca Ratón, perdió el año pasado a quien era el compañero de su vida, su esposo, Luis, debido al cáncer.
Por ello, y a pesar...
| May 14, 2013
| 6:49 PM
Behind a door just off the paddock area of Pimlico Race Course, several jockeys are prepping for the day's races. They're handicapping the competition, comparing notes on horses and, in at least one case, going through a yoga sequence: reaching back to...