| Oct 23, 2014
| 5:30 AM
Nanci Ryder has been Renée Zellweger's publicist for 20 years. She stayed in the waiting room when the actress had dental surgery and has walked her down the red carpet on Oscar night.
"She's been a mentor, a big sister — a little sister,"...
| Oct 29, 2014
| 12:08 PM
Award-winning journalist Stephen Burgard, who was editorial page editor of The Times' Orange County edition in the 1990s and early 2000s and more recently director of the Northeastern University school of journalism, died Sunday at Massachusetts General...
| Nov 4, 2014
| 5:39 PM
As a freshman at Georgetown Prep last spring, Jack Rolle knew that it was going to be difficult making the golf team.
Rolle also knew something else: that he had already won a far tougher battle than it took for him to put together two solid rounds in...
| Oct 11, 2014
| 12:15 PM
Would you swallow frozen poop in a pill? What if you were infected by a stubborn strain of Clostridium difficile and suffering from diarrhea bad enough to send you to a hospital?
It may – OK, probably does – sound gross. But researchers...
| Oct 23, 2014
| 6:52 AM
Nanci Ryder has been Renee Zellweger's publicist for 20 years. She stayed in the waiting room when the actress had dental surgery and has walked her down the red carpet on Oscar night.
"She's been a mentor, a big sister - a little sister," Zellweger...
| Oct 19, 2014
| 3:00 AM
Robots bathing patients, storefront medical clinics and nurses conducting procedures once done by doctors. The future of health care is bound to include practices that might surprise us today but will be commonplace 50 years from now. When hasn't that...
| Oct 11, 2014
| 10:22 PM
HARTFORD — Among the runners from around the world who participated in the 21st annual NU Hartford Marathon Saturday, Jaclyn Marino, 33, of Berlin, was a first-time finisher.
After having two children, Marino began exercising to lose her baby...
| Oct 14, 2014
| 5:30 PM
Two Boston park rangers were stabbed Tuesday by a 34-year-old man, police said. One ranger was critically injured.
Bodio Hutchinson was arrested in the attack, a Boston Police Department spokesman said.
One ranger was taken to Massachusetts General...
| Oct 2, 2014
| 7:20 PM
How's this for domination: Choate-Wallingford is 3-0 and has yet to allow a point, defeating Cushing Academy 55-0, Lawrenceville School 37-0 and Phillips Exeter 49-0. Quarterback John Fadule has thrown eight touchdown passes and rushed for six TDs....
| Sep 25, 2014
| 3:22 PM
This past March, my father sat on our living room couch in the spot he had always coveted when we watched games together in Madison; it was the perfect distance from the TV and the side table, and located between the room's two back speakers.
| Sep 19, 2014
| 10:13 AM
The Long Wharf Theatre in New Haven is opening its 50th anniversary season next month with the classic community-conscious melodrama Our Town. Hartford Stage, it seems, has beaten them to the punch by producing "Ether Dome''. The new play, receiving its...