| Jul 31, 2014
| 10:23 PM
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Katy Perry, Jason Derulo and Stevie Wonder were all there - but the only guest who got to give President Barack Obama a hug during his speech was restaurant owner Tim Harris.
Harris has Down syndrome, but he owns his own...
| Jul 5, 2014
| 9:25 PM
Irrelevant Week is in its 39th year in Newport Beach. But this one definitely has a different feel of all the previous ones.
The fun week, celebrating the final player selected in the NFL Draft, is now a part of The Foundation for the Undefeated, the...
| Jul 12, 2014
| 11:42 AM
Joshua Johnston would sit alone and cry every day when he first attended a summer camp for children and young adults with autism five years ago.
Not anymore. Now, the lanky 12-year-old smiles while playing musical chairs, hitting balls with foam polo...
| Jun 18, 2014
| 5:26 PM
In her first game back from a right leg injury, it was clear Sky forward Jessica Breland was testing herself, taking time to ease back into the pace.
By the end of overtime Wednesday afternoon, she was controlling that pace. And a simple step-back...
| Jun 30, 2014
| 12:27 PM
Brazilian soccer star Kaká will be formally introduced as Orlando City’s first Major League Soccer designated player Tuesday.
He has previously won a slew of international soccer honors and will instantly become one of the top 10 players in the...
| Apr 8, 2014
| 10:29 AM
Three Geneva police officers were lauded Monday night for their over-and-above efforts.
Sgts. Dan Kott and Tim Baker, along with Officer Chuck Parisi, received standing ovations from the council and a standing-room-only crowd of friends and family at...
| May 20, 2014
| 12:52 PM
One of Brandon Smith's most-memorable moments in bowling came last October when he was inducted into the Virginia Peninsula USBC Hall of Fame.
That most-memorable list just got longer. The Newport News resident, 39, has been voted into the Virginia...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 6:26 AM
Mayor Rahm Emanuel put the city's schoolchildren on the hook to read a couple of million more books this summer, part of a bet on national TV to get late-night host Jimmy Fallon to visit Chicago again.
The mayor's appearance on “The Tonight Show&...
| May 14, 2014
| 5:54 PM
The school day was in full swing around 9 a.m. Wednesday at Wilson Middle School as students made their way to second period, and making her rounds with walkie-talkie in hand to prevent tardiness was Assistant Principal Josephine Bixler.
| May 20, 2014
| 6:04 PM
Brett Snyder has been an inspiration to all in the Northwestern Lehigh community.
The former Tigers and Lehigh University football standout has been battling ALS for more than a decade. His former schools, as well as many others in the New Tripoli area,...