| Nov 26, 2013
| 1:58 PM
Four cancer survivors were lauded for their strength in battling the disease during the Courage Awards luncheon earlier this month at the Brandview Connection.
The event was presented by the Glendale Adventist Medical Center's Dr. Norick Bogossian Cancer...
| Nov 7, 2013
| 12:07 PM
Something's been bothering me for a while now about the fact that Kennedy cousin Michael Skakel is getting a new trial that will give him a chance to overturn his conviction in the Martha Moxley murder.
It's not that Skakel is getting a retrial. No,...
| Nov 21, 2013
| 1:38 PM
Tom Everhart was teetering on the edge of despair in his East Village studio.
It was the early 1980s, and his portfolio — courtesy of a fine-art education — contained various permutations of skeletons. Cartoons weren't his thing, but there...
| Dec 5, 2013
| 1:53 PM
A New York Times columnist is wondering: Where is the love?
Nicholas D. Kristoff says there's a “profound lack of empathy” these days, after columns he wrote about food stamp recipients, prison inmates and those without health insurance...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
I enjoy hearing your views -- and you're certainly not hesitant about expressing them! Here are some recent reader emails:
COMMENT: Please, medicating a dog to deal with fears, really? Dogs are not people! -- A.P., Cyberspace
STEVE DALE: Of course...
| Nov 5, 2013
| 3:42 AM
Former Orlando Magic star Penny Hardaway will be featured on tonight's episode of E:60 on ESPN starting at 7 p.m. ET.
The news magazine show will document his relationship with childhood friend Desmond Merriweather. CNN first followed the story last...
| Oct 30, 2013
| 2:30 AM
Apples loom large on the world's nutritional, cultural and culinary menu.
Many believe the Romans are to thank for cultivating the first wild apple--small, sour, and riddled with seeds--into the crisp, sweet, tart and juicy globes we...
| Oct 23, 2013
| 9:25 AM
Genetically speaking, about 70,000 people in Connecticut are living in an informational black hole that could end up killing them.
That's approximately the number of adoptees here, and a Connecticut law passed in 1975 prevents them from finding out...
| Oct 23, 2013
Dear Amy: I am 15 years old. I have recently become a vegetarian for several reasons (mostly that I disagree with beef-production methods).
My mom is slightly overweight, but certainly nothing bad. She recently decided to become vegetarian as well,...
| Oct 18, 2013
| 6:44 PM
A fundraiser will be held Friday at Starters in Redfield for Gary and Linda Van Vleet of Redfield.
The party, which starts at 7 p.m., will have a Halloween theme. People are invited to wear costumes. The evening includes an auction, food and karaoke....
| Dec 2, 2013
| 1:28 PM
On Saturday, photographer-writer and music-journalism fixture Andrew Youssef died after a long, heartbreakingly documented struggle with colon cancer. He was 38.
Since 2006, he had written and shot for his own blog, Amateur Chemist, and publications...
| Nov 30, 2013
| 11:58 AM
STORRS — It would have been unimaginable a decade or two ago that Darryl Strawberry could be inconspicuous. That would be the last thing — especially then — anyone would have predicted.
But on a recent Sunday afternoon, there was the...