| Oct 10, 2012
Using a less invasive method to treat aortic aneurysms in the abdomen is not always preferable to more traditional surgery in which the abdomen is cut open, according to a new study by the chief of vascular surgery at Loyola University Medical Center.
| Oct 10, 2012
| 4:53 PM
Almost four years after her husband's death from Parkinson's disease, former Sacramento County, Calif., supervisor Sandra Smoley has reinvented her life.
She rented out the Fair Oaks home where she lived with her late husband, architect Walter Rohrer,...
| Oct 17, 2012
| 6:55 PM
SOUTH BEND -- TJ Jones' smile lit up the room as he talked about what might have been.
How once he finished dancing in the downpour following Notre Dame's 20-13 overtime takedown of Stanford on Saturday, the best part of the celebration would have...
| Oct 24, 2012
| 8:02 PM
SOUTH BEND -- Even before the goal-line stand against Stanford, even before the sledgehammer mysteriously showed up in the locker room one day and became their symbol, the Notre Dame football team's defense was one page, one chord, one voice.
| Oct 25, 2012
A car accident stole Philomena Russum's mobility. The oncoming driver turned left and smacked into her car, breaking her hip.
After hip replacement surgery, Russum found it difficult to walk on her own. She applied for, and received, a handicapped...
| Apr 30, 2012
| 5:01 PM
Astros pitching ace Joe Niekro threw a knuckleball that was often unhittable.
Joe and his Hall of Fame brother, Phil Niekro, established history together that still stands.
"When I was with Cleveland, I pitched against Detroit and won that game. That...
| May 3, 2012
| 3:58 AM
LOS ANGELES (KTLA) -- Celebrity break dancer "Steelo" is best known for his spins, breaks and slides on "Dancing With the Stars."
But not even a year ago, Richard "Steelo" Vazquez couldn't walk or talk.
The 32-year-old father was suffered a brain...
| Sep 2, 2012
| 9:15 PM
Triple B Corporation of Seattle and Charlie’s Produce of Anchorage, Alaska is recalling 1,336 cases of mangos. The Daniella brand mango were recalled because they have potentially harbor Salmonella.
Salmonella is an organism which can cause serious...
| Sep 5, 2012
| 1:07 PM
A 63-year-old vascular and thoracic surgeon was sentenced today to 10 months in custody after being convicted of making false statements in post-operation reports relating to health care services and Medicare benefits, federal officials said.
| Jun 6, 2012
| 6:49 AM
Baltic, a Latvian airline, has introduced a new system that will seat passengers based on their mood. Flyers who want to make new friends or avoid talkative seatmates will now have a much great opportunity to do so, thanks to the SeatBuddy program. From...
| Jun 12, 2012
| 6:09 PM
It has been a tough few months for the family of Christine Bolden.
On March 1, 2012, the 26 year-old Muskegon Heights woman, 20 weeks pregnant with twin boys, collapsed with a brain aneurysm while in Grand Rapids.
Christine was rushed to Spectrum...
| Jun 14, 2012
| 7:41 PM
Kira Ellis remembers meeting Madison "Maddy" Boutelle two years ago.
"When we first saw each other, we knew we were going to be best friends," the 14-year-old said. "She came up to me, I stuck out my hand to shake her hand, and she just hugged me."...