| Aug 18, 2010
Despite personal struggles in her life, Glendale resident Judith Ritchie hasn't let any challenge stop her from educating and giving back to a community she has called home since she was 4 months old.
In 1992, Ritchie lost her then-11-year-old son,...
| Jan 6, 2011
| 8:33 AM
Medical procedures aren't always by the book, especially for doctors working with limited resources in the South American jungle.
Three young medics get that education fast in "Off the Map," a seriocomic, scenic ABC series from Shonda Rhimes and fellow...
| Jan 26, 2011
| 1:05 PM
Winter weather doesn't just affect schools and churchs, it also affects the blood supply. As the snow fell outside Wednesday, the chairs inside the American Red Cross donor center on Church Avenue in Roanoke were empty.
Every time a storm tracks up...
| Jun 27, 2011
| 4:22 AM
DESTIN, Fla. -- The Transportation Security Administration stood by its security officers Sunday after a Florida woman complained that her cancer-stricken, 95-year-old mother was patted down and forced to remove her adult diaper while going through...
| Jul 14, 2011
| 1:56 PM
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) — A Terre Haute police dog shot and injured during a gun battle that killed a Terre Haute police officer has been released from a Purdue University veterinary clinic.
WLFI-TV says the dog named Shadow was released Thursday...
| Jul 15, 2011
| 1:03 AM
A crowd of police officers and hospital employees applauded when injured K-9 officer "Shadow" walked out of a Purdue University Vet Clinic.
The Belgian Malinois, 4, was shot in the jaw Monday during a gunfight with a convicted felon. His partner,...
| Mar 13, 2012
| 7:35 PM
An 11-year-old boy was shot in the upper body this afternoon in the Englewood neighborhood on the South Side, police said.
The boy was shot near West 59th Street and South Stewart Avenue about 4 p.m., police said.
He was walking with his brother along...
| Mar 19, 2012
| 4:49 PM
Those who work in public safety consider themselves part of a brotherhood. But for the purposes of organ donation, a brother in blue may not be quite family enough, as Officer Gene Cassidy is finding out.
Cassidy was shot in the head 27 years ago in West...
| Aug 5, 2011
| 3:14 PM
When 5-year-old Matthew Fernandez’s leukemia diagnosis because public in April, Michele Ramos knew she had to do more than just help the family with groceries.
“You cannot help but look your children in the eyes and wonder if this could have...
| Oct 18, 2011
| 7:53 AM
Melissa Philips Simply Perfect by Melissa
Make sure all invites are sent in advance so guests can learn their character and find appropriate costumes.
Be conscious of guest's personalities when assigning characters to.
Food should be...
| Oct 21, 2011
| 8:35 AM
In his book, "Written in Blood," Robert Coleman tells of a boy whose little sister needed a blood transfusion in order to survive. The doctor explained that she had the same disease her brother had recovered from several years before. Her only chance...