| Jun 3, 2011
| 9:35 PM
If she hadn’t starred in the 1950s cult horror films "Attack of the 50 Foot Woman" and "Attack of the Giant Leeches," if she hadn’t posed nude for Playboy, few would have asked how 82-year-old Yvette Vickers could have died......
| Jun 28, 2011
| 4:35 PM
Avastin: The FDA goes up against drug manufacturer Genentech with regards to the late-stage cancer drug....
| Nov 7, 2011
| 4:34 PM
In one of several letters by Harper Lee currently up for sale, the author of "To Kill a Mockingbird" writes, "Please don't put this on the internet."...
| Sep 11, 2010
Orr was one of 19 patients to receive the telescope seven years ago at Charlotte Eye Ear Nose and Throat Associates. The Charlotte practice was the only one in the state to participate in the clinical trial in 2003.
Medicare still has to review and...
| Feb 28, 2011
| 8:30 PM
Jane Russell, the dark-haired siren whose sensational debut in the 1943 film "The Outlaw" inspired producer Howard Hughes to challenge the power and strict morality of Hollywood's production code, died Monday at her home in Santa Maria, Calif. She was 89....
| Mar 18, 2011
| 1:30 AM
"What do you think of this silly hat?" I asked my 7-year-old daughter.
She looked at the hat and grinned with approval. It was a green clover that she could wear in front of her face or behind her head. She looked like a shamrock with a face.
| Mar 31, 2011
| 1:13 PM
Do you see what I see?
If the answer to your eye doctor's question is no, it's probably time for stronger glasses.
Or maybe the problem is something more serious.
By age 65, one in three people has some form of vision-impairing eye disease, says the...
| Nov 9, 2010
| 3:01 PM
Isabella Harrison, trim and neatly turned out in lavender pants with a matching top, leans over her walker to push it methodically in front of her. Occasionally, she stops to straighten her back. "I've started to hunch over from using this," concedes...
| Nov 25, 2010
| 11:01 AM
According to the defendant's lawyer, the North Woodmere man busted in a CVS refund scam is "as shocked as anyone" that he was arrested and charged with buying and returning pills after swapping them for cheaper drugs. Rabin Purnsrian, 43, would then...
| Dec 2, 2010
| 7:30 AM
LaVern Gill, who was adopted, didn't know anything about his family until this year, when his daughters and a pastor's wife solved the mystery.
Thanks to their work, the 82-year-old Java man learned he has a half-sister in Luverne, Minn. He also found...
| Apr 18, 2011
| 6:35 PM
Jews here and around the world are celebrating Passover, which began Monday at sundown.
Passover pays homage to the story of the Exodus of ancients Israelites lead by Moses out of Egypt, where they were slaves.
It's a time of family gatherings and...
| May 6, 2011
| 11:02 AM
CAPE CANAVERAL, Florida -- A NASA worker who fell to his death from the launch pad where space shuttle Endeavour is being prepared for flight committed suicide, officials said on Friday.
James Vanover, 53, of Titusville, Fla., an engineer with prime...