| Jan 11, 2012
Former head of NAACP's L.A. chapter
Geraldine Washington, 81, an educator and civil rights activist who led the Los Angeles chapter of the National Assn. for the Advancement of Colored People for 14 years, died of natural causes...
| Oct 8, 2012
| 1:44 PM
Kilwins, based out of Petoskey, is recalling all 7 ounce packages of sugar free peanut butter fudge.
According to a release from the Michigan Department of Agriculture today, Monday, the company is specifically recalling all items with bar code 000648,...
| Oct 9, 2012
| 6:31 AM
PETOSKEY -- A Petoskey-based candy company is recalling packages of its sugar-free peanut butter fudge, noting that peanut butter used to produce it has the potential to be contaminated with salmonella.
Kilwins Quality Confections recently announced...
| 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...
| May 3, 2012
| 1:05 AM
Aberdeen: The memorial service for Douglas Doug A. Glaser, 46, of Aberdeen will be 1 p.m. Saturday, May 5, 2012, at Carlsen Funeral Home and Crematory.
Inurnment will be at Sunset Memorial Gardens, with military graveside rites.
| May 4, 2012
| 8:38 AM
April was a busy month for Hagerstown resident Mike Butler. He's a low-key guy, but he is filled with missionary zeal. His life was changed, made more complete. He owes a debt, and he wants to pay it forward.
Seventeen years ago, Butler received a...
| 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.
| May 20, 2012
| 5:58 PM
Renowned baritone championed German lieder
Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau, 86, a renowned baritone who led a worldwide revival in popularity for German lieder, died in his sleep Friday at his home in the southern German city of...
| 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...
| 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.