| Jul 27, 2014
| 5:20 AM
WASHINGTON For the 8 million people who persevered through all the technical travails in the new health insurance exchanges and managed to sign up for coverage in 2014, their policies will probably automatically renew come November when open enrollment...
| Aug 11, 2014
| 7:30 PM
In addition to his memorable roles on screen, the late Robin Williams also won people’s hearts through his charity work.
The 63-year-old, who died on Monday of an apparent suicide, was known for his charity work at organizations such as Comic...
| Jul 7, 2014
| 12:45 PM
Banned from all competition, Lance Armstrong says he often feels bored and agitated, and that he sometimes receives money from extremely wealthy people who pay to race him.
Armstrong talks about life without competitive cycling in the August issue of...
| May 8, 2014
(BPT) - Interested in using social media for a good cause? Look no further. In recognition of Brain Cancer Awareness Month this May, Twitter users everywhere can support glioblastoma (GBM) patients through the Tune-In to GBM campaign by tweeting the...
| Apr 17, 2014
| 6:34 AM
Wendy Chioji, you just climbed Mount Kilimanjaro. What will you do for an encore?
"I am training for a June Ironman and a July climb of Mount Fuji with my dad," the former WESH-Channel 2 anchor says.
Oh, and she's hosting another "Surviving &...
| Feb 11, 2014
| 10:25 AM
The indefatigable Wendy Chioji is on her latest adventure: climbing Mount Kilimanjaro in Africa.
The former WESH-Channel 2 anchor is on the mountain as I write this Tuesday afternoon.
One of the men on the expedition is wearing a GPS device. "From...
| Feb 18, 2014
| 8:59 PM
They had no training in how to survive in the wilderness — they had never even gone camping — but that didn't stop Michael Ross, George Crawford and Drew Babcock from walking across the United States.
Ross and Crawford started the journey in...
| Nov 12, 2012
| 8:32 AM
Lance Armstrong has quit the board of his namesake foundation -- the latest fallout from allegations of doping that brought about the cycling icon's epic downfall.
He chose to resign from the Lance Armstrong Foundation -- known by the name Livestrong --...
| Jan 23, 2013
Give disgraced bicyclist Lance Armstrong this much credit: Last week, when TV host Oprah Winfrey asked him, point-blank, "In all seven of your Tour de France victories, did you ever take banned substances or blood dope?" he answered, with a nod, "yes."...
| May 28, 2013
| 9:49 AM
A few months after severing its relationship to tainted cyclist Lance Armstrong, athletics gear giant Nike has dissolved its ties to Livestrong Foundation, the cancer charity he founded in 1997.
In a statement Tuesday, officials at Livestrong –...
| May 29, 2013
| 8:05 AM
Elizabeth Taylor's first wedding dress -- the one she wore as an 18-year-old when she married Conrad Hilton Jr. in 1950 -- is slated to be sold at auction at Christie's in London on June 26. The gown, a gift to Taylor from MGM and designed by costume...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 8:40 AM
Could exercise and mindfulness slow the growth of breast cancer tumors? A study by Yale's medical and public health schools now under way in partnership with the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute aims to answer that question.
Researchers at the Breast Center...