| Jun 21, 2011
| 2:43 PM
Who REALLY Killed the Cougar?
And what is the SUV owner covering up, if anything, for the driver?
NEW HAVEN — Nothing about the case of the real cougar of Fairfield County — struck by a sport utility vehicle on Route 15 in Milford two...
| Jun 21, 2011
| 4:27 PM
Authorities have ordered the evacuation of about 12,000 people from the city of Minot, North Dakota, because of expected flooding there, Cecily Fong, spokeswoman for the North Dakota Department of Emergency Services, said Tuesday.
The swollen Souris...
| Jun 23, 2011
| 1:51 PM
The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) and NeighborWorks America announce the launch of the Emergency Homeowners’ Loan Program (EHLP). The program is designed to help homeowners who are at risk of foreclosure in 27 states...
| Jun 25, 2011
| 9:38 PM
(Reuters) - The world seemed to disappear before the eyes of U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Theron Griffin, who stood guard on Saturday as the swelling brown waters of the Souris River consumed this North Dakota city.
Griffin was alone for most of the 14...
| Nov 23, 2009
The notion that binge eating is a form of addiction comes up frequently in experts' discussions of the diagnosis.
Many binge eaters themselves talk about "cravings," "benders" and "hangovers," often describing a dynamic in binge eating that is eerily...
| May 3, 2008
By Donna Seaman
It is no exaggeration to say that since "Love Medicine" appeared in 1984, Louise Erdrich has been writing one long novel in installments. In her tumultuous saga of North Dakota, Erdrich portrays families burdened with secrets and...
| Jun 30, 2010
Not only is obesity bad for your health, it's one major factor behind skyrocketing healthcare costs. Even so, Americans are still losing the battle of the bulge in a big way. In fact, a new report from the Trust for America's Health says rates have...
| Jun 20, 2010
Comfortably settled in ClubAcela, the first-class lounge at New York's Penn Station, I considered the folder of Amtrak sleeping car tickets much as I would money in the bank: a promise of good times ahead. I would travel on the Lake Shore Limited to...
| May 17, 2008
The phone call to Tom Shiokari came last July. The news was unexpected. But after almost 70 years, a wrong was to be set right and a dishonorable chapter in the history of the Antelope Valley's Japanese American community rewritten.
Dayle DeBry, director...
| Mar 20, 2008
The raffle was over, the drinks were flowing and the gray-haired crowd at VFW Post 9399 was in a mood to party when David Serby approached the stage.
A lanky South Pasadena singer-songwriter, Serby had been asked to sit in with the aging house band and...
| Jul 29, 2008
The deadly 2003 Cedar fire was raging through San Diego County. Rep. Duncan Hunter, whose home in Alpine would burn to the ground, couldn't understand why military aircraft hadn't been called in to fight the blaze. He decided to do something about it....