| Nov 11, 2013
| 4:22 PM
Last week, Johnson & Johnson agreed to pay more than $2.2 billion in civil and criminal fines to settle charges that the pharmaceutical marketed medications for unapproved purposes and rewarded doctors who inappropiately prescribed it to patients, risking...
| Nov 7, 2013
| 1:00 PM
Anthony Taromina remains held without bail in the Osceola County Jail in the latest example of what police call potentially deadly encounters between officers and the mentally ill.
A little more than a month ago, Taromina's mother called St. Cloud...
| Oct 31, 2013
How did David defeat Goliath? According to the Bible, it was because God was on his side. But according to Malcolm Gladwell, it was largely because Goliath had a disorder known as acromegaly, a tumor on the pituitary gland.
This disorder, identified...
| Nov 6, 2013
| 2:30 AM
Source: National Eating Disorders Association
Eating disorders are real, complex and devastating conditions that can have serious consequences for a patient's health, productivity and relationships - and even kill.
| Oct 28, 2013
| 5:28 AM
A man who was exonerated last month in an alleged 2002 rape at the Daley Center was briefly jailed Sunday because police thought he was an unregistered sex offender, according to his lawyer.
Russell Ainsworth, who represented Carl Chatman in his...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 11:02 AM
Illinois State Police removed Carl Chatman's name from the sex offender registry this morning, following notification that Chatman had been exonerated in an alleged 2002 rape at the Daley Center and, thus, should not have been on the website.
| Nov 5, 2013
| 10:38 AM
Attorneys will make opening statements Thursday in the case against Jason Rodriguez, who is accused of killing one and wounding five others in a downtown Orlando shooting spree four years ago.
Jury selection began Monday and a panel was seated to hear...
| Oct 21, 2013
| 2:38 PM
One of the true-false questions I put to my college journalism students is drawn from their textbook.
The statement on the quiz is: "Concern for bias-free language betrays an overly zealous political correctness."
The correct answer to this is False....
| Nov 12, 2013
| 7:46 PM
Sitting in a hospital room covered in dry blood two days before Mother's Day in 2012, a man who authorities say had just killed his mother asked when he could take a shower.
A police officer told Rafael Tirado, who was getting lacerations on his hand...
| Nov 11, 2013
| 4:23 PM
Last week, Johnson & Johnson agreed to pay more than $2.2 billion in civil and criminal fines to settle claims that the pharmaceutical company marketed medications for unapproved purposes and rewarded doctors who inappropriately prescribed it to patients....
| Nov 4, 2013
| 11:56 AM
Johnson & Johnson will pay more than $2.2 billion in criminal and civil fines for marketing drugs Risperdal, Invega and Natrecor for uses they weren't approved for, the U.S. Justice Department announced Monday.
The settlement, one the largest...
| Nov 2, 2013
Malcolm Gladwell's new book, "David and Goliath," arrogantly assumes that modern readers understand the data in the Bible better than those who provided it, and insupportably attributes the biblical giant Goliath's defeat to a medical disorder, wrote Joel...