| Oct 9, 2013
| 11:50 AM
Dr. Michael T.B. Dennis is a Harvard and Stanford trained plastic and reconstructive surgeon (retired) who currently serves as the Founding Chair of the Florida Atlantic University Schmidt College of Medicine and has been instrumental in guiding the...
| Oct 14, 2013
| 8:30 PM
Deborah Koons Garcia's "Symphony of the Soil" reps the latest in a long line of documentaries extolling the many virtues of organic farming over the nefarious legacy of industrial food production -- one of which, "The Future of Food," also helmed by the...
| Sep 26, 2013
| 4:33 PM
Katherine Warrick was 31 when she was blindsided by an aggressive form of breast cancer. Like many young adults, she simply had no time for it: She was a newlywed, finishing her first year of graduate school and working full time as a social worker....
| Oct 24, 2013
| 7:26 PM
The Decorative Arts Society (DARTS) launched its 2013/14 charitable lecture series in grand style this past week. Wolfram Koeppe, the curator at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York, graced the Oct. 15 Decorative Arts Society reception as the very...
| Sep 22, 2013
My favorite player on the 1978-80 Chicago Cubs was Dave Kingman.
Nicknamed "Kong" and listed at 6 feet 6 inches and 210 pounds, Kingman had a swing that one might call "long," which meant contact was unlikely, but when contact was made, the resulting...
| Nov 7, 2013
| 5:25 PM
The long war on trans fats may be drawing to a close.
The government proposed new rules Thursday that would all but ban the artery-clogging fats, a move that will force makers of margarine, frozen pizza and other processed foods to reformulate their...
| Jun 6, 2013
| 3:00 PM
Most birds lost their penises somewhere along the trail of evolution. Scientists want to know where they went.
A biological program that triggers cell death is to blame, and it may offer clues about both evolution and the molecular biology behind...
| Jul 30, 2013
| 8:53 AM
The top Democrat in Connecticut's state Senate is across the border in New York today trying to convince that state's legislators to pass a law to force labeling of products that contain genetically modified organisms (GMOs).
The reason why Sen....
| Aug 15, 2013
| 12:30 PM
One-armed basketball player Zach Hodskins could walk on to the Florida Gators for the 2014-15 season, according to a report from Yahoo Sports.
Hodskins, a 6-foot-1, 175-pound guard at Georgia's Milton High School, is a talented 3-point shooter,...
| Jul 14, 2013
| 2:56 AM
PLYMOUTH - Early one morning in May, 18-year-old Diana Turner could think of nothing else to do to calm her fussy infant.
She was alone in the room with baby Griffin, who was a month old. Her husband had already left for work. Other family members...
| Aug 21, 2013
| 2:00 AM
I recently discovered that my 14-year-old stepson, who lives with us full-time, has been stealing, wearing, soiling, and hiding his toddler sister's pull-ups. I've found them after he hides them in his closet, which also serves as a general storage area....