| May 28, 2013
| 7:26 PM
Dr. Lewis Yocum, the longtime Angels team physician and nationally renowned orthopedic surgeon who saved or extended the careers of hundreds of major league baseball players, died Saturday after quietly battling liver cancer. He was 65.
Yocum, who was...
| Aug 8, 2013
| 12:23 PM
"Cowboy" Jack Clement, maybe the most important figure in country music that most fans don’t know, died Thursday at his home in Nashville after battling liver cancer. He was 82.
Clement was one of the most revered musicians, producers,...
| Aug 8, 2013
| 8:42 PM
"Cowboy" Jack Clement, an influential producer, songwriter and engineer who had been revered in country music since the 1950s and was later sought out by rock acts for his creative input, has died. He was 82.
Clement died Thursday of liver cancer at his...
| Aug 7, 2013
| 11:44 AM
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - U.S. food companies have "undue influence" in vouching for the safety of common additives such as salt, trans fats and artificial sweeteners, according to an analysis released on Wednesday that calls for better oversight of the...
| Aug 31, 2013
| 9:43 AM
St. Cloud Capt. Boyd Graham, a military veteran and longtime law-enforcement officer, lost his battle against liver cancer Friday morning.
Graham, 47, was diagnosed with Stage 4 liver cancer in March and retired August 7 because of his illness....
| Aug 20, 2013
| 2:35 PM
Lawrence T. Christy, 84 passed away August 14th from liver cancer at his home in Dana Point.
Originally from Chicago he was an accomplished artist and long-time resident of Orange County. Owner of the Larry Christy Studio Gallery in Laguna Beach, his...
| Jul 11, 2013
| 8:54 AM
Its been a busy summer for Hartford's professional hockey team.
The Connecticut Whale became the Hartford Wolf Pack, returning to the AHL franchise's old brand. And with that, we have the return of the mascot Sonar.
Meanwhile, there was a significant...
| Aug 8, 2013
| 6:30 PM
"Cowboy" Jack Clement, the producer, engineer, songwriter and singer whose career with Sun Records and RCA saw him man the mixing boards for a plethora of canonical rock and roll and country recordings, died Aug. 8 in his home in Nashville as a result...
| Jul 28, 2013
| 8:49 PM
"World Hepatitis Day" — which, in case you missed it, was Sunday — may not sound like an especially festive occasion.
OraSure Technologies of Bethlehem, however, did have reason to celebrate: Last month an expert panel issued a ruling that,...
| Jun 10, 2013
Dogs can turn a dog-crazy street into a neighborhood, I wrote last week.
This week, a story about a neighborhood that became especially crazy about one dog.
The neighborhood is West Lakeview. The dog was Kuma.
Kuma was a 95-pound snow-white...
| Jun 23, 2013
| 6:32 PM
When Jerome Karle learned he was to share the Nobel Prize in chemistry, the Brooklyn-born scientist was miles above the Atlantic Ocean and quite unaware that his flight was about to turn into a champagne fete.
Karle had left his hotel room in Munich,...
| Jul 13, 2013
| 6:22 PM
Rebecca Fazenbaker has always been captivated by the less conventional.
For years, she wanted to study reptiles but has found a new calling in a specialized engineering field.
The 18-year-old Turkeyfoot Valley Area High School graduate developed a...