| Aug 13, 2014
| 9:00 PM
With news Monday that Robin Williams, beset with depression, had taken his life, social media pulsed with condolences, appreciations and eulogies for the beloved "The World According to Garp" star.
Straight away, the world according to Fox News anchor...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 10:30 AM
Machinima, the YouTube multichannel network for videogamers and fanboys whose backers include Warner Bros., has hired Tricia White in the newly created position of chief people officer overseeing human resources.
White previously was VP of human...
| Jul 10, 2014
| 6:00 AM
Here’s where the “Boycott Hobby Lobby” movement is going as of this week, according to the CBS-LA website:
“Dozens of protesters Monday gathered at a Hobby Lobby store in Burbank in response to last week’s Supreme Court...
| Apr 3, 2014
| 8:19 AM
A new study is suggesting that although moderate amounts of running can have several health benefits, it may actually be detrimental to a person's health to run more than a few hours a week, WebMD is reporting.
The study compared data from nearly 4,...
| May 14, 2014
| 2:24 PM
Adam Putnam, one of the four statewide elected officials in the Florida Cabinet, said Wednesday the world’s climate is clearly changing. He said it is “probably” been exacerbated by human activity – the conclusion of a vast...
| May 16, 2014
| 12:06 PM
This morning, my 9-year-old daughter, Jessie, and I sat in her pediatrician’s office. As we waited for the doctor, she sat beside me reading, “I Funny: A Middle School Story.” I don’t know anything about the book, but noticed...
| May 1, 2014
| 6:36 PM
"You're not going to like it, but here's what you should do," said my husband. "Don't hike Monday, don't run the rest of the week, don't race."
I'd just returned from my Saturday morning run to tell him, "Catherine kicked me off the trail when I said the...
| Mar 12, 2014
| 1:30 PM
Much of “Lost in the Dream,” the War on Drugs' third full-length studio album, took shape in the late-night hours when Adam Granduciel put rubber to the road.
“I made a lot of decisions driving around at night in my van, which is the...
| Apr 17, 2014
| 1:03 PM
Master of deceit, my dentist entered the examining room holding a big Zorcaine hypodermic.
"Ever hear of a 'china schooner?'" Dr. L. asked.
Eyes averted from the needle, I searched my deficient historical database for something I should remember from...
| Oct 13, 2013
A few days before our recent wedding, my now-husband and I sat with a dear friend, a newly Internet-ordained minister, to nail down a few details.
"The most beautiful thing," he told us, "is that, of everyone there, your kids will have the longest...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 12:30 PM
Harvard Health Blog
My twice-daily walks with my border collie, Clair DeNoon, are the highlights of my day. A new report from the American Heart Association will put an extra spring in my steps on these walks. It turns out that having a canine...
| Nov 13, 2013
| 9:41 AM
Employers tried the carrot, then a small stick. Now they are turning to bigger cudgels.
For years they encouraged workers to improve their health and productivity with free screenings, discounted gym memberships and gift cards to lose weight. More...