| 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...
| Mar 10, 2012
| 6:08 AM
| Mar 22, 2012
| 5:30 PM
It's March 18, the day of the Honda L.A. Marathon, and I'm about to do something foolish. Again.
I was remiss in my training. Instead of seeking professional advice, I devised a do-it-yourself plan to ensure I would finish the race in less than four...
| Mar 21, 2012
| 1:45 PM
With a population of about 4,600 people and located just east of the middle of Wisconsin, Clintonville is small enough and far enough away from anything else that it takes something really loud to shake up the town.
But that's literally what's been...
| Dec 27, 2011
All the presents have been opened; wrapping paper is strewn all over the house. The dog is wearing a large shiny bow, courtesy of the kids; while the cat has one end of a piece of curling ribbon hanging out of her mouth and the other end hanging out her...
| Jan 2, 2012
| 3:09 PM
Despite popular belief, a surge of laziness and gluttony is not what's making Americans fat, says science writer and fat researcher Gary Taubes, author of "Why We Get Fat."
In looking at the past 30 years, during which time obesity rates have soared,...
| 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 14, 2012
| 1:29 AM
As turbines rise in Ocotillo Wind Express, questions remain over the type of impacts the project will bring to the Valley and its westernmost community.
Some fear about their health. But whether turbines do in fact pose health concerns is an issue...
| 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...