| Dec 25, 2013
| 12:02 PM
Lazy eye is often mistaken for eyes that cross or wander, but some patients with the disorder don't show these symptoms. Dr. Lisa Abrams, a pediatric ophthalmologist at Katzen Eye Group, talks about how lazy eye is diagnosed, who gets it and how it is...
| Dec 24, 2013
| 10:36 AM
Twas the night before Christmas and all through sports,
Coach Santa was stressing the published reports,
The pundits and critics were sealing his fate,
Santa's North Pole Gators had just finished 4-8.
Angry fans spewed venom while nestled...
| Dec 20, 2013
| 4:42 PM
A 23-year-old man who punched a woman repeatedly with a knife extending from his fist – including in both her eyes – during a brutal attack early Wednesday was ordered held without bail this morning in Cook County bond court.
| Dec 18, 2013
| 7:33 AM
My 11-year-old son spends a lot of time in the dark. By which I mean he plays video games and watches TV in his room with al the lights off for a few hours a day. I've always been told that it is bad for your eyes to do that, but when I tell him that,...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 6:30 PM
A jury found Baltimore police instructor William S. Kern guilty Thursday of reckless endangerment for shooting and critically wounding a recruit during a training exercise at the Rosewood Center in Owings Mills.
Jurors found the veteran officer not...
| Nov 28, 2013
| 5:00 AM
The former UCLA football player glistened with tough, his blade prosthetic a shiny blur as he sprinted into the Rose Bowl.
This popular offensive lineman who lost his leg in a motorcycle accident 16 months ago brought the blue-clad crowd to its feet...
| Oct 18, 2013
| 4:00 PM
I always hated zombies. But I liked Gordon.
He was going to be at my friend Jaime's annual Halloween party in Hollywood. I loved Halloween, and I never missed her party, but I was in New York working on a TV show. Homesick for my friends in L.A., I...
| Dec 7, 2013
| 5:13 PM
Within a year after an improvised explosive device in Afghanistan cost him his sight in September 2011, Navy Lt. Brad Snyder had won seven gold medals at the Warrior Games in Colorado Springs, Colo., as well as one silver and two gold medals at the...
| Nov 30, 2013
Diabetic retinopathy affects about 28.5 percent of Americans with diabetes age 40 and older; that amounts to 7 million people. It is the leading cause of blindness in adults up to age 74 —- and in many cases, early detection can prevent it.
| Dec 5, 2013
| 4:56 PM
Old Dominion’s Board of Visitors on Thursday unanimously approved a master plan that greatly increases classroom and student support space, as well as calls for a new on-campus football stadium.
ODU will add more than 1.2 million square feet of...
| Oct 14, 2013
| 2:28 PM
“I dream what I experience.... I dream the smell of flowers, or the taste of chocolate cake....”
From “Do You Dream in Color?” a poem by mezzo-soprano Laurie Rubin, who was born blind.
“Britten, Haydn, Mozart & Bruce...