| Jan 28, 2013
| 10:57 AM
NEW YORK (AP) — Barbara Walters would probably like to hit the reset button on 2013.
She's got the chickenpox and remains hospitalized more than a week after going in after falling and hitting her head at a pre-inaugural party in Washington on Jan....
| Feb 1, 2013
| 12:24 AM
The story of Jesse Sapolu could have been a sad memoir, a cautionary tale for the toughest of men.
Simply put, Sapolu risked his life to play football.
The choices he made against the reality of a heart defect could have served as a warning for...
| Feb 2, 2013
| 4:17 PM
NEW ORLEANS — Ten games into the season, Ravens rookie running back Bernard Pierce was struggling to find his way into the game plan. He had fewer than five carries in a game eight times and he didn’t touch the ball in an Oct. 21 loss to the...
| Feb 6, 2013
| 12:02 PM
Surgery on older people can be riskier than other generations. But it can be safely done if doctors take certain precautions. Dr. Mark Katlic, chief of surgery at Sinai Hospital of Baltimore and an expert on surgical care of patients 80 and older, talks...
| Jan 24, 2013
| 7:33 PM
He was the overwhelming favorite in his event, so much so that U.S. sportswriters covering the 1960 Summer Olympics boasted that if Americans won just one gold medal over the rival Soviet Union at that year's Games, it would be his.
A skinny 19-year-old...
| Jan 26, 2013
| 8:16 AM
NEWPORT NEWS — As it turns out, it wasn't for very long. But for a while, Ben Moore felt lost.
In order to be more financially secure and better set for retirement, Moore had taken a lead teaching position at Warwick High that forced him to resign...
| Jan 26, 2013
| 12:19 PM
"It's me and Burt against the world."
-- Linda Pugach, 2007
With those words, Linda Pugach explained, perhaps as well as anyone could, an unfathomable chain of events.
PHOTOS: Linda Pugach | 1937 - 2013
In 1959, she was Linda Riss, a 22-year-old dark-...
| Jun 3, 2013
| 7:39 AM
Shirley Ann Maher Haggard, 82, born Aug. 31, 1930, in Newburg, N.Y., passed away peacefully on Thursday, May 30, 2013, at University of Tennessee Medical Center in Knoxville, Tenn., following complications from heart surgery.
She was preceded in death...
| May 29, 2013
| 2:30 AM
Source: American Heart Association
The months of waiting on the arrival of your bundle of joy are exciting, but there are risks along the way. Most families are unaware of the chances of congenital heart defects (CHD)...
| May 31, 2013
| 1:49 AM
Moving the Exxxotica trade show, with its bevy of porn stars, sex toys and nightclub afterparties, from South Beach to Fort Lauderdale may seem counterintuitive. But take it from an old hand at porn and Fort Lauderdale: It's nothing to be afraid of....
| May 22, 2013
| 2:30 AM
When you face surgery, you may have many concerns. One common worry is about going under anesthesia. Will you lose consciousness? How will you feel afterward? Is it safe?
Every day, about 60,000 people nationwide have...