| Apr 30, 2013
| 9:26 AM
The stereotype for athletes from a private school might sometimes be that they're privileged, or even pampered.
The Mater Dei High School boys' water polo team shatters that stereotype in the short film "What It Takes."
The movie, which runs 14...
| Apr 30, 2013
| 3:15 PM
When I was a child, my parents made me and my brother say grace before meals. My mother is a preacher in the United Methodist Church, and my faith is part of my daily life. We often thanked God for our country. We expressed gratitude for our government...
| Oct 10, 2012
| 9:01 AM
At what point is anecdotal evidence so overwhelming that it matches or exceeds scientific discoveries?
Carol Borden, executive director and founder of Guardian Angels Medical Services of Williston, FL, says her non-profit has paired about two dozen...
| May 10, 2012
| 4:32 PM
One of Hallmark Channel’s more successful original movie franchises gets a third installment this month in Notes From the Heart Healer. Genie Francis returns as advice columnist Peyton MacGruder, who, while on a visit to a harbor town as part of a...
| Oct 19, 2012
| 4:35 PM
The Tallahassee police department has closed two investigations that it had launched this month into possible hazing within a fraternity and a step team at FAMU. No criminal charges were filed. Authorities detemined the accusations were unfounded, the...
| Oct 8, 2012
| 5:19 AM
"He went to the cellar, to draw a little beer; And quickly did return, to say there was none there." -- "Blue Bell Boy," traditional nursery rhyme
"Blue Bell Boy" is a stripped-down, brilliant episode of "Boardwalk Empire." Outside of Nucky's immediate...
| Oct 31, 2012
The clocks get turned back Sunday and although that extra hour of snoozing is a treat, don't think it can make a dent in the nation's sleep deficit.
Approximately 1 in 3 Americans get by on six hours or less of slumber, says Dr. Phyllis Zee, director...
| May 3, 2012
| 7:51 PM
Sleep to lose weight. No wonder Michael Breus is popular. A Virginia Beach clinical psychologist board-certified in clinical sleep disorders, Breus regularly promotes the connection between sleep and health, and in particular metabolism. He has written...
| May 15, 2012
| 3:01 PM
An email pitching an interview with a sleep-disorder expert had me at, "Would you ever show up at work drunk?"
The line would be too clever by half if it weren't so on-point. My answer, based on personal experience many years ago, is that anyone that...
| Nov 2, 2012
| 5:55 PM
Some people living in the Fremont area of Seattle are fed up with their noisy neighbors. It’s not the parties, but rather all-night construction on the Aurora Bridge.
“It’s really hard,” said neighbor Cresta Lafever. “It&...
| Aug 20, 2012
| 7:58 PM
SOUTH BEND -- Before Troy Niklas turned August camp into his personal carnival show, the Notre Dame tight end-in-training had to get past some anxious moments off the field.
"It really wasn't that bad," the personification of Bamm-Bamm all grown up...