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  • 'Dancing With the Stars' recap: So emotional

    'Dancing With the Stars' recap: So emotional
    Pass the tissues: Week 3 of “Dancing With the Stars” commemorated the celebrities’ most memorable years, and the contestants and audience alike were awash in a flood of triumph, tears and oh-so-many feelings during this two-hour program....
  • County urges meningitis vaccinations for men who have sex with men

    County urges meningitis vaccinations for men who have sex with men
    Citing a recently identified uptick in potentially deadly meningococcal disease, the Los Angeles County Department of Public Health recommended Wednesday that men who have sex with men get a meningitis vaccination. All men who have sex with men, whether...
  • Spike in bacterial infection among dogs prompts call for vaccinations

    Spike in bacterial infection among dogs prompts call for vaccinations
    Florida veterinarians are reporting a troubling spike in cases of a potentially fatal bacterial infection among dogs — which can be spread to humans. The disease, leptospirosis, can infect dogs, raccoons, rodents, cattle, pigs and horses. Though...
  • NHL pluses and minuses: Jarome Iginla reaches 30-goal mark, again

    NHL pluses and minuses: Jarome Iginla reaches 30-goal mark, again
    Times columnist Helene Elliott rates the pluses and minuses in the NHL from the previous week: + Boston's Jarome Iginla had a big day Saturday. The classy veteran reached the 30-goal level for the 12th time in his career and tied Guy Lafleur for 24th on...
  • Madonna to film Rebecca Walker's 'Ade: A Love Story'

    Madonna to film Rebecca Walker's 'Ade: A Love Story'
    A bisexual, biracial Yale grad goes to Africa and falls in love with a Kenyan Muslim. That's the premise of "Ade: A Love Story," the novel by Rebecca Walker that Madonna plans to make into a film. Deadline reports that Madonna plans to direct and has...
  • Can an artificial protein defeat infection by supercharging immunity?

    Can an artificial protein defeat infection by supercharging immunity?
    Between vaccine refusal, drug resistant strains of bacteria, and the growing ranks of the immuno-compromised, it sometimes seems that we humans are losing our brief moment of superiority in the unending arms race against pathogens. But a new technique has...
  • Epilepsy awareness growing on Peninsula

    Epilepsy awareness growing on Peninsula
    Last year there were four incidents statewide involving police mistaking epileptic seizures for aggressive behavior by individuals. Since then the Epilepsy Foundation of Virginia has sent a complete law enforcement training guide, including a manual,...
  • Drexel student died of rare meningitis strain

     
    The Drexel University student who died from meningitis last week had the strain that hit Princeton University hard last year, federal health officials said Tuesday. Stephanie Ross, a sophomore from Upper St. Clair, Allegheny County, was found unresponsive...
  • Film Review: 'Lose My Self'

    "Is 'the self' merely a performance?" asks Jan Schomburg's rather silly amnesia drama "Lose My Self." Whereas previously in "Above Us Only Sky," the helmer questioned what anyone really knows about their loved ones, here he probes what we know about...
  • 'Dancing With the Stars': Cody Simpson plays Orlando

    'Dancing With the Stars': Cody Simpson plays Orlando
    Before joining "Dancing With the Stars" on Monday, Australian pop star Cody Simpson will play Universal Orlando's Mardi Gras on Friday. He will perform at 8:30 p.m. on the Music Plaza Stage. Simpson is known for the singles "On My Mind" and "All Day."...
  • NHL pluses and minuses: Robert Luongo restarts in Florida

    NHL pluses and minuses: Robert Luongo restarts in Florida
    Times columnist Helene Elliott rates the pluses and minuses in the NHL from the last week: + In his first start for Florida after being traded by the Vancouver Canucks, goaltender Roberto Luongo stopped 25 shots for the Panthers' first regular-season...
  • Save the Children describe el desastre sanitario en Siria

    Save the Children describe el desastre sanitario en Siria
    Recién nacidos que mueren de frío en incubadoras hospitalarias, doctores que amputan extremidades para evitar que los pacientes mueran desangrados, un rebrote en los casos de polio: un nuevo informe publicado el lunes hace una espantosa radiografía del...