| Jan 3, 2014
| 11:59 AM
African American women who follow the same diet as white women and exercise just as much tend to lose less weight because they burn fewer calories, a new study suggests.
"Many large and well done studies have demonstrated that African American women tend...
| Oct 23, 2013
| 6:15 PM
Officials from Penn State and three other state-related universities didn't put up a very convincing fight this week for why they shouldn't have to comply with the state's Right-to-Know Law.
They said it would cost them money. They said it would...
| Nov 13, 2013
| 2:24 PM
Some women who are depressed as they move toward menopause may notice their symptoms fading or disappearing after a few years, a new study suggests.
Researchers found the proportion of women who reported having depression symptoms dropped consistently,...
| Sep 24, 2013
| 11:16 AM
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Men's and women's drinking habits could provide hints about their risk of being in a violent relationship, a new study suggests.
Men who regularly drank at parties at their friends' houses were more likely to be violent toward...
| Jan 5, 2014
| 5:00 AM
The gig: Wanda M. Austin, 59, is the president and chief executive of Aerospace Corp., an El Segundo brain trust for the Pentagon's space program. Although not well known outside defense circles, it is regarded as one of the nation's most important...
| Feb 10, 2014
| 6:35 AM
New Penn State coach James Franklin and national championship coach Jimbo Fisher of Florida State will headline the list of prominent college football coaches appearing at the NIKE Coach of the Year Clinic, Feb. 27-March 1 at the Holiday Inn Conference...
| Feb 12, 2014
| 1:53 PM
Kendall Mahony, who earned all-state honors in leading Grafton High to the Group 4A volleyball state semifinals this past fall, has committed to play in college for the University of Pittsburgh-Johnstown. Mahony, a 6-foot-2 senior, said she will receive...
| Nov 23, 2013
| 7:24 PM
WASHINGTON — Despite intense pressure to hold down federal spending, the Defense Department is launching a high-priced effort to create its own production pipeline for vaccines and biodefense drugs — an initiative that defies the advice of...
| Nov 11, 2013
| 6:06 PM
Louis J. Briskman plans to retire next month from his role as general counsel of CBS Corp.
A mainstay of the broadcasting company, Briskman first joined CBS in 1975 when it was Westinghouse Electric Corp. He has served as the top lawyer for four public...
| Nov 5, 2013
| 8:25 PM
On Friday, April 12, Dr. Neal ElAttrache of the Kerlan-Jobe Clinic in Los Angeles slept without trouble, which wouldn't be news except for one thing.
The next day, ElAttrache had a pair of surgeries scheduled on athletes whose combined price tag this...
| Sep 12, 2013
| 8:50 AM
Virginia Tech football lacks few amenities associated with national-caliber programs. Thanks to generous donors and a supportive administration, the Hokies practice, condition, play and prepare in ever-evolving facilities.
One exception: an indoor...
| Apr 27, 2013
| 10:42 AM
Although Orlando is a medium-sized metro, its two main hospital systems rank in the big leagues of top-grossing nonprofit hospitals in the nation, according to a recent report.
With annual gross charges of $8 billion, Florida Hospital came in fourth out...