| Sep 4, 2012
| 7:30 AM
Jim Ireland, the energetic and outspoken managing director of Hartford Stage from 2002 to 2005, died at Monday at the Vitas End of Life Care Hospice in Winter Park, Fla. He was 69. Cause of death was complications from lung cancer
He lived in Orlando,...
| Sep 17, 2012
Dr. Thomas Szasz, the New York psychiatrist whose Don Quixote-like attacks on the psychiatric profession in the 1960s and 1970s led him to a position of prominence and influence before his radical ideas fell into disrepute and he faded into obscurity, has...
| Oct 18, 2011
| 6:09 AM
When it comes time for the 2013 University of Tennessee football team pictures, just tell Ryne Rankin where to stand. He has a vision.
When he visited the campus for an unofficial trip Oct. 1 – his birthday – to take in the Buffalo game, he...
| Sep 15, 2011
| 5:01 PM
It’s no real surprise that Ryne Rankin is a football player. Nor is it a surprise that he’s a good football player. He was born into the part … lives the part.
It’s a family affair, and even more so than perhaps any family in the...
| Dec 13, 2011
| 1:24 PM
Orlando Olympia defensive end Ramar Dennis was the envy of his best friend and teammate John Armstrong for a little while on Sunday.
Dennis had received a scholarship offer from the University of Cincinnati. His buddy Armstrong had been waiting an...
| May 30, 2011
If you answered no, hooray for you! (And, by the way, what planet are you from?)
But if you answered yes (like any normal member of the human race), you're likely heartened by the arrival of vacation season. Just the ticket for a little...
| Dec 27, 2010
| 10:48 AM
More and more kids these days seem to have food allergies, and peanut-free classrooms are becoming the norm in many elementary schools.
In trying to characterize the apparent increase, scientists have identified two distinct trends. The first is that...
| Oct 31, 2010
Lather, rinse, repeat. We all do it. Whether it's with a product that's foamy and fragrant or runny and medicinal, green and pearlescent or clear and perfume-free, Americans spend $1.4 billion on shampoo annually, according to SymphonyIRI Group, a...
| Jun 24, 2012
Janet Groth had big plans when she came to the New Yorker. A graduate of the University of Minnesota, she began as a receptionist at the magazine in 1957, after telling E.B. White (yes, that E.B. White) that she had deliberately avoided learning how to...
| May 29, 2011
| 4:27 PM
He roamed the University of Cincinnati campus with a loaded gun. When his rage overflowed, the brainy microbiology major would open fire inside empty buildings, visualizing a wall clock or other object as a person who had done him wrong.
By the mid-...
| Oct 18, 2010
| 9:34 PM
Young children with a family history of allergies may be less likely to develop the allergic skin condition eczema if they live with a dog starting in infancy, a new study suggests. On the other hand, researchers found, living with......
| Dec 16, 2010
| 4:32 PM
Nemours, which is building a children's hospital at Lake Nona's “medical city” complex,Â hasÂ appointedÂ Dr. Lane F. Donnelly to the positions of Chief Medical OfficerÂ and Physician-in-Chief at Nemours Childrenâs Hospit...