| Aug 8, 2013
| 8:01 AM
When Lincoln county native Pam Stephens was 20 weeks pregnant, she went in for an ultrasound to find out what sex her baby would be. Medical staff let Stephens know she would be having a boy.
Unfortunately, that was not the only news they had for her....
| 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. ...
| Jul 10, 2013
| 12:31 PM
Doctors for Randy Travis gave an update and more details Wednesday on the country superstar's condition since his hospitalization Sunday in Texas.
Travis came through the ER at Baylor Medical Center in McKinney on Sunday after suffering a viral upper-...
| Jul 12, 2013
| 4:05 AM
Mark Halsey, executive director of the University System of Maryland at Hagerstown, is on a planned medical leave recovering from open heart surgery, according to a university official.
Halsey, who had the surgery in late June, has hypertrophic...
| 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 22, 2013
| 3:22 PM
Nearly four decades ago, Baltimore's fledgling shock trauma center saved the life of a 29-year-old prosecutor. The young lawyer returned months later to ask the medical staff how he could repay their effort.
"Run for office," center founder Dr. R...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 10:20 PM
Mimi Clar Melnick, an author and former Los Angeles Times writer who was the host of jazz salons in her Encino home for more than 17 years, has died. She was 77.
Melnick died June 14, a few months after having open-heart surgery, her family announced...
| Aug 3, 2013
| 7:30 PM
Robert N. Bellah, a UC Berkeley sociologist who turned the analysis of religion's role in American society into a bestselling book and a thriving academic pursuit, died Tuesday at an Oakland hospital. He was 86.
The cause was complications after heart...
| Sep 6, 2013
To the person ticked off at no Wi-Fi in doctors' waiting rooms: You don't need Wi-Fi. Open a book and read. Which reminds me how much I hate the TV's in the doctors' waiting rooms.
I'm ticked off and confused. To the person ticked off at people having...
| Apr 23, 2013
| 4:22 PM
Service Electric TV2 and RCN-4 are both airing the latest edition of "Calling All Sports" tonight. The show features Morning Call colleague Paul Reinhard and Lafayette football coach Frank Tavani. Paul talks about his major heart surgery in January and...
| 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...