| Jun 30, 2014
| 6:41 PM
The routine pelvic exam endured by healthy women at their physician's office is a yearly ritual that frequently produces pain, anxiety and embarrassment in return for no documented benefit, and it should be discontinued, an influential physicians group...
| Jan 26, 2013
| 11:36 AM
Dr. Clifford H. Turen, an internationally know traumatologist and former chief of orthopedics who had worked at Maryland Shock Trauma Center for two decades, was killed Jan. 13 when the private single-engine plane he was flying crashed in dense fog into...
| Aug 31, 2011
| 11:07 AM
Stand by the office vending machine at 3:23 p.m., and you'll probably see a parade of co-workers slinking over to grab a chocolate bar.
That's because at precisely 3:23 p.m., the average person succumbs to his or her cravings, according to a recent...
| Nov 15, 2010
| 3:10 AM
Police confirmed that it was a fight between a male driver and his female passenger that caused a 1998 Mercury Sable to race out of control, jump the sidewalk and slam into two children walking home with their father.
It happened just before 5 p.m....
| Mar 23, 2009
NEW YORK (WPIX) -- New York State senator Hiram Monserrate was indicted Monday on felony charges he assaulted his girlfriend during a violent altercation in his Queens apartment building.
Monserrate was charged with three counts of felony assault on...
| Jan 14, 2010
| 3:50 PM
A Long Island infant born with a serious illness last year was released from the hospital Thursday after four months of recovery.
Justin Olivares was diagnosed with Cogenital High Airway Obstruction Syndrome (CHAOS) as a newborn. CHAOS is described as...
| Sep 14, 2009
Hiram Monserrate could soon see his political career go up in flames as jury selection begins Monday for assault charges.
The freshman Democrat, who staged a historic month-long coup against his party in June, is charged with attacking his 30-year-old...