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  • Stay Cool and Protect Yourself

    Stay Cool and Protect Yourself
    Follow these tips to protect yourself and others from heat-related illness when temperatures skyrocket. People who face the highest risk of heat-related illness include infants and young children up to four years of age, adults over age 65, people who...
  • Heat Advisory Issued For Outlying Chicago Counties

    (WGN-AM)- With the two hottest days of the year upon us, National Weather Service forecasters issued heat advisories for today and Wednesday. The advisories encompass every county in the area excluding Cook and Lake which will be significantly cooler...
  • Movie Review: 'My Sister's Keeper' -- 4 out of 5 stars

    Movie Review: 'My Sister's Keeper' -- 4 out of 5 stars
    My Sister's Keeper is a horror movie for parents and a righteous weeper that earns its tears. Directed with a sure, sensitive hand by Nick Cassavetes (The Notebook), it is an actors' showcase built on a moral dilemma. But at its most basic, it's just a...
  • 'My Sister's Keeper'

    "My Sister's Keeper" is a horror movie for parents and a righteous weeper that earns its tears. Directed with a sure, sensitive hand by Nick Cassavetes ("The Notebook"), it is an actors' showcase built on a moral dilemma. But at its most basic, it's just...
  • U.S. Beef Recall Expanded

    U.S. Beef Recall Expanded
    GREELEY, Colorado -- JBS Swift Beef Co. of Greeley, Colo., is voluntarily expanding its beef recall to include about 380,000 pounds of products because of possible E. coli contamination. A recall earlier this week involved about 41,000 pounds of...
  • 3 things to avoid when cutting health costs

    3 things to avoid when cutting health costs
    Everyone's looking for ways to trim expenses now, and I've been getting a lot of questions from readers about strategies for reducing health-insurance costs. But I've also seen people make big mistakes in an attempt to save money. Avoid the following...
  • All files pointed to Ivins, FBI says

    Federal authorities released hundreds of pages of documents yesterday in an effort to show that they could prove beyond a reasonable doubt that Bruce Edwards Ivins, the Army scientist who killed himself last week, was the sole person responsible for the...
  • Fashion Critic Mr. Blackwell Unconscious in Hospital

    Mr. Blackwell, known for his witty and rhyming annual worst-dressed list, is seriously ill. The self-annointed fashion critic has been in a Los Angeles hospital and unconscious since Tuesday, Aug. 5, report news sources. His business partner Robert...
  • Ways to volunteer in your community

    Here are a few ways you can get involved in your community: Cat volunteers are needed. Adoptable cats from Animal Resource Foundation will be living at Petco in Newport News. Volunteers will provide full-service care, including cleaning, love and...
  • Phelps' home schooling

    Today, Michael Phelps goes for his sixth gold medal of these Olympics. He's the undeniable star of the Games - a goofy-grinning Poseidon with boy-band popularity - but the television cameras will give plenty of time to the other instrumental characters....
  • Jeff Kent tries to remove foot from his cheek

    Jeff Kent tries to remove foot from his cheek
    I apologize. I got so rattled after hearing Jeff Kent criticize Vin Scully, I had Kent batting ahead of Manny Ramirez in paragraph one and behind him in paragraph two in Sunday's column. Don't know who told the 7-Eleven Kid, but she refused to go out...