| Jan 17, 2013
| 11:51 AM
Whether you're stuffing your face with a KFC Double Down sandwich or watching Gordon Ramsay roast professional chefs on "Hell's Kitchen," you're sharing in one of society's biggest obsessions: food.
"Food is hot," said Paula Johnson, curator for the...
| Jan 15, 2013
| 9:50 PM
Hoven: Ed Williams, 56, of Hoven died Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2013, at Avera St. Luke’s Hospital in Aberdeen.
The funeral lunch will begin 11:30 a.m. Friday, Jan. 18, 2013, at the Hoven Legion Hall, followed by the Mass of Christian burial beginning 1:...
| Jan 7, 2013
| 5:52 AM
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Pediatricians-in-training are more likely to plan to go into primary care - rather than a specialty field - if they have lots of debt from college and medical school, according to a new study.
Researchers also found the...
| Dec 25, 2012
| 1:12 PM
BOSTON (AP) — Ben Affleck is taking his name off the list of possible candidates for U.S. Sen. John Kerry's seat, which would be open if the Democratic senator from Massachusetts is confirmed as secretary of state.
Affleck says in a Monday posting...
| Apr 15, 2013
| 6:36 PM
Mayor Sullivan wants your input on developing Ship Creek, an area in between downtown and Government Hill, right next to the Port of Anchorage – a project with a price tag of $4 million.
There will be three meetings this week in the evening on...
| Mar 29, 2013
| 4:10 PM
Critic's Notebook: The dramatist who used to regularly scorch the stage with complex stories has let his anti-P.C. rage blunt his work.
What in the world has happened to David Mamet? The Pulitzer Prize-winning author of "Glengarry Glen Ross," a modern...
| May 16, 2013
| 10:30 AM
The Broadway transfer of "The Glass Menagerie," toplined by Cherry Jones and Zachary Quinto, has snagged the Booth Theater for its upcoming Gotham run, beginning previews at the venue Sept. 5.
Quinto makes his Broadway debut on the heels of the release...
| Apr 30, 2013
| 1:51 PM
"The Woman Upstairs" by Claire Messud, Knopf, 264 pages, $25.95.
Nora Eldridge, an elementary school teacher in Cambridge, Mass., is a reliable neighbor who has always lived on the fringe of other people's lives. She wanted to become an artist.
| Mar 31, 2013
| 2:01 PM
Paul Williams was returning to his dorm room when a fellow student relayed a message that was radical even for the 1960s: "Hey, Williams! You got a phone call from Bob Dylan."
Not long before, it was Paul Simon who had rung Williams up on the hallway...
| Mar 30, 2013
| 6:17 PM
Sarah Ann (Weller) Marlowe, passed away Thursday, March 28, 2013, at Conemaugh Memorial Medical Center. Born Nov. 16, 1929. She is preceded in death by parents Myrtle Mae (Murray) and Foster J. Weller; and husband John Donald Marlowe. She is survived by...
| Apr 3, 2013
| 2:30 AM
Worried that you're getting more forgetful as you age? Ironically, worry itself can trigger memory slips. It might take a conversation with your doctor to pinpoint the cause of your memory lapses--especially if the change is sudden or uncharacteristic....