| Oct 19, 2013
| 8:30 PM
Emmy-winning animation giant Lou Scheimer, founder of Filmation Studios, which produced toon series including "Fat Albert & the Cosby Kids," "He-Man and the Masters of the Universe" and even the animated version of "Star Trek," died Thursday. He was 85....
| Aug 20, 2013
| 1:03 PM
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- It is a service that delivers 700,000 meals to area seniors every year, but a drop in volunteers is putting the program in jeopardy.
Leaders with the Southwest Missouri Office on Aging first put the call out for extra help in July. ...
| Aug 28, 2013
| 6:58 AM
The director of the 2001 French movie "Amélie" has expressed his displeasure over the planned adaptation of his movie for the musical theater, although he acknowledged that he gave his approval for the stage production.
Jean-Pierre Jeunet said in a...
| Jul 5, 2013
| 10:44 AM
Baltimore Sun reporters Jeff Barker and Don Markus and editor Matt Bracken weigh in on the three biggest topics of the past week in Maryland sports.
Of the Maryland players drafted in the NBA between Joe Smith in 1995 and Alex Len in 2013, whose...
| Jun 24, 2013
| 10:35 AM
Judd Hirsch will fill the shoes of the late Richard Griffiths in the revival of Neil Simon's "The Sunshine Boys" coming to the Ahmanson Theatre in September.
Griffiths had been scheduled to costar alongside Danny DeVito at the Ahmanson, but the...
| Jun 21, 2013
| 12:10 PM
Richard A. Lowndes, a flight instructor and master picture framer, died June 15 of complications after heart surgery at the Medical College of Georgia in Augusta.
The former Riderwood resident was 61.
The son of a Maryland National Bank executive and...
| Jun 13, 2013
| 4:35 AM
Puffing on slim metal tubes loaded with pale yellow liquid, two London businessmen say they have between their lips a cure for what the U.N. calls "one of the biggest public health threats the world has ever faced".
Electronic cigarettes are the future,...
| 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...
| May 22, 2013
| 7:57 AM
Has your heart ever skipped a beat? If you have experienced an uncomfortable awareness of your own heartbeat, you could have an arrhythmia.
An arrhythmia is any change in your heart rhythm. The heart may beat too fast, too slow or beat irregularly....