| Dec 20, 2011
| 4:37 PM
In a rash of bizarre beard-cutting incidents against fellow Amish in Ohio, 12 members of a breakaway Amish group were indicted Tuesday by a federal grand jury, the US Justice Department said.
The department accused the indicted of committing...
| Jan 1, 2012
| 4:42 PM
“Waynesboro caller, on the payroll tax cut: This will have to be paid back because payroll tax funds Medicare. Listen, Democrats ran the House since ’07, Demo president and Senate until Republicans became the majority less than one year ago....
| Jan 9, 2012
| 3:39 AM
WASHINGTON -- Pharmaceutical company Novartis on Sunday voluntarily recalled a number of over-the-counter drugs -- including certain bottles of Excedrin and Bufferin -- due to complaints about mislabeled and broken pills.
The Switzerland-based company...
| Jan 16, 2012
Behind the pharmacy counter, the familiar bags of medications are tagged and labeled alphabetically in plastic containers.
Customers come and go —but not everyone is there to drop off or pick up a prescription.
Some have come for an influenza or...
| Oct 6, 2012
| 2:17 AM
Most of us have seen the commercials warning parents and other adult family members to safeguard their prescription medications from teenagers. Those warnings hit home this week when eight Imperial County teens in two cities and two separate cases...
| Oct 17, 2012
| 4:32 PM
Q: I am fed up with medical flip-flops. Whether it is hormone replacement therapy, calcium supplements, eggs or salt, first we get told one thing and then doctors change their minds. In the meantime, we consumers are left wondering what to believe and...
| Oct 21, 2012
| 11:29 AM
LOS ANGELES (KTLA) -- Los Angeles County health officials are warning people against the use of an over-the-counter drug commonly known as "bath salts."
"Bath salts," also known under the street names of White Lightening, White Rush and Hurricane...
| May 10, 2012
| 6:40 AM
Beginning in the summer of 2011, 16 permanent pharmaceutical drop boxes were installed at law enforcement offices throughout Northern Michigan.
In less than one year, 780 pounds of pharmaceuticals have been collected in the permanent drop boxes, making...
| May 24, 2012
| 4:23 AM
Whether you are heading off on a short family trip for the holiday weekend, or embarking on a long summer vacation, kids often get bored in the car.
To avoid hearing your children say the infamous phrase, "Are we there yet?" AAA Mid-Atlantic has...
| Aug 29, 2012
| 6:17 AM
A son, Malakai Aedan, was born to Matthew and Alicia Fettig of Austin, Texas, on Aug. 22, 2012. Malakai weighed 7 pounds, 3 ounces and was 20 1/2 inches long at birth. Grandparents are Richard and Charlene Fettig of Petoskey, and Robert and Karen...
| Sep 5, 2012
| 6:35 AM
Two prescription and over-the-counter drug drop-off days will take place in the coming weeks.
The first drop-off day will take place from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 8, at the Boyne City Road Commission building, 1251 Boyne Ave., in Boyne City....
| Sep 5, 2012
| 7:30 PM
The Greencastle Police Department will be hosting a drug take back on Sept. 29 for safe disposal of unused or expired medication.
The public is free to bring any prescription or over-the-counter medicine and no questions will be asked about any medicine,...