| Oct 1, 2008
Maryland emergency workers use these guidelines to determine whether a patient needs to be taken to a trauma center rather than a local hospital emergency room. If a trauma center is more than 30 minutes away by ambulance, the patient is transported by...
| Mar 10, 2014
| 12:09 AM
The Sports Xchange
03/09/2014 MLB Note - San Diego Padres Kelly, Casey
RHP Casey Kelly, who is rehabbing after having Tommy John surgery in April 2013, threw 33 fastballs, 10 changeups and two curveballs in a bullpen session March 7. He might face...
| Mar 7, 2014
| 3:42 PM
The Sports Xchange
By Joe Oberle, The Sports Xchange
Sano's injury reduces Twins' options at third
The Minnesota Twins and their fans got they some bad early news in spring training.
They were looking forward to top prospect Miguel Sano as he prepared...
| Jan 1, 2014
| 5:27 PM
A south suburban man who called 911 and said his wife had fallen was charged with her murder after police found a bloody table leg near her body and a pathologist ruled her death a homicide caused by blunt force trauma, prosecutors said.
| Jan 15, 2014
| 7:10 PM
People who suffer traumatic brain injuries face an elevated risk of death from suicide or accidents for years to come, according to a new study based on four decades of data on hundreds of thousand of patients in Sweden.
Those who survived the immediate...
| Oct 7, 2013
| 6:16 PM
An Irvine man was convicted Monday in connection to a drunk-driving incident that killed a teenager and injured four others, authorities said.
Austin Jeffrey Farley, 28, was found guilty of second-degree murder and driving under the influence of alcohol...
| Oct 19, 2013
| 12:30 PM
Wichita Police are investigating a report of suspected child abuse after a baby was hospitalized.
Investigators were notified after an 8-month-old boy was brought in to Wesley Medical Center Friday night. The baby is being treated for a fractured skull....
| Oct 1, 2013
| 6:25 PM
A 30-year-old woman was ordered held Monday on $2 million bail and accused of beating a 9-month-old boy who was pronounced dead late this afternoon.
The baby, identified Tuesday night as Aiden Dukes of the 7100 block of South Bennett Avenue, was...
| Oct 18, 2013
| 4:17 PM
The guardian of a 9-month-old boy has been charged with murder several weeks after she beat him, shook him and slammed his head against a changing table, prosecutors said.
Aiden Dukes was taken to Comer Children’s Hospital on Sept. 28 and Patricia...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 11:50 AM
A trauma surgeon who treated an exchange student from Northern Ireland who was brutally beaten with a baseball bat during a Bucktown mugging testified that the student was “making sounds but not comprehensible words.”
Dr. Marius Katilius said...
| Oct 26, 2013
| 11:52 PM
I love the game of football. It is America's passion for a reason.
Athletes learn invaluable life lessons from their participation in football at whatever level they participate. The ability to stay self-disciplined, put hard work ahead of immediate...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 1:16 PM
Health experts have some bad news for high school football players: There is no particular type or brand of helmet or mouth guard that will keep you relatively safe from a concussion.
The companies that make helmets and mouth guards often claim that...