| Apr 6, 2012
| 12:26 PM
Few nonfiction writers think bigger than Walter Isaacson, who has taken on subjects like Henry Kissinger, Benjamin Franklin and Albert Einstein. But when Apple founder Steve Jobs invited him in 2004 to write a complete and frank biography, Isaacson held...
| Oct 17, 2011
| 4:28 PM
The letter was written on June 10, 1939, to a New York businessman for his efforts in helping Jewish refugees from Europe.
To some $14,000 may seem like a nominal amount considering the author of the letter, but it was double the price the auction house...
| Oct 26, 2011
| 3:04 PM
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Giving a "muffin test" to people at risk for diabetes might help doctors diagnose the disease and its warning signs, according to a new study.
Tests for diabetes and its precursor, impaired glucose tolerance, check how well...
| Oct 28, 2011
| 5:39 PM
He was an abandoned child who grew up with the unshakable belief that he was destined to be a prince. How arrogant and sensible of him.
His personal hygiene was bad. He often wore no shoes and liked to stick his feet in the toilet. His food faddery was...
| Nov 5, 2011
| 9:12 PM
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Annapolis Area Christian 40, Pallotti 0
Arundel 58, Southern-AA 13
Atholton 48, Centennial 0
Bel Air 21, C. Milton Wright 14
Bethesda 28, Walter Johnson 14
Bishop Ireton, Va. 48, St. Mary's Ryken 0
Bishop Walsh 57,...
| May 29, 2012
| 3:51 PM
6-year-old Lori Anne Madison from Virginia is quite the smarty pants. She may be young, but she can spell with the best of them.
And she will; in this week's Scripps National Spelling Bee competition.
Madison is the youngest speller ever to be...
| May 31, 2012
| 11:32 AM
First, a favor: Can you please abandon your perusal of this page for just a second or so?
In that interval, we would appreciate it if you could glance at your hand. Right or left. Doesn't matter.
Just a glance. We'll wait.
Thanks. You saw, we assume,...
| Jun 13, 2012
| 8:10 AM
For all of us concerned about getting olde, here's a secret that may keep you above ground just a little longer.
Researchers at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine (and who could argue with him) found that extroverts live longer.
It's all part of...
| Jun 14, 2012
| 8:50 PM
Hundreds of graduates, along with their principal, bid farewell Thursday to four years at Glendale Unified High School.
More than 600 graduates dressed in red and black caps and gowns took center stage at Moyse Stadium as they prepared to move on to...
| Nov 8, 2011
| 7:25 AM
5 Simple Doctor Recommendations for Surviving The Holiday Heart Attack Season
“In addition to the cold weather restricting our blood circulation, most of us do things during the holidays that are very hazardous to our health, especially if we&...
| Nov 10, 2011
| 10:34 AM
Albert Einstein famously said that insanity was doing the same thing over and over again and expecting a different result. But like the 1970’s Paul McCartney hit “Silly Love Songs” here I go again.
Exactly what part of being broke do...