| Jan 3, 2013
| 9:38 AM
Keeping a pledge he made last spring, Sen. Mark Kirk climbed the Capitol steps on Thursday to mark his return almost a year after suffering a major stroke.
The 53-year-old Republican from Illinois was greeted by two top Democrats: Vice President Joe...
| Dec 21, 2012
Army veteran Melissa Stockwell has one strong, healthy leg. The other is a scarred, 6-inch stump that she has proudly nicknamed "Little Leg."
The Bucktown woman throws birthday parties for this shortened limb, always dresses it in her favorite colors...
| Nov 20, 2012
| 12:14 AM
St. Petersburg Lakewood twin defensive backs Shaquill and Shaquem Griffin said Friday night after the Spartans' 37-13 win over Bishop Moore, that they remain fully committed to UCF, but will still be taking official visits after the playoffs.
| Nov 20, 2012
| 3:32 PM
Big plays, big crowds, cheering fans and autographs. All the makings of a big game!
Athlete Saul Bosquez says, "We played last year in Indianapolis and had a decent sized crowd. I have a feeling this year is going to be a little bit bigger than the...
| Nov 14, 2012
What do a chiropractor, a meditation teacher, a truck driver and an "adventurpreneur" have in common with an outdoors enthusiast, a workplace wellness provider, a Lake Michigan circumnavigator and a paratriathlete?
They all share an interest in fitness,...
| Nov 14, 2012
| 10:14 AM
Concerns are growing about chickenpox in Indiana.
Two Terre Haute schools are fighting a chickenpox outbreak—and a Parke County school announced Wednesday that it would exclude students without chickenpox vaccinations.
Vigo County health officials...
| Apr 8, 2013
| 9:00 AM
"President Obama plans to give up 5 percent of his salary this year to draw attention to the financial sacrifice of more than 1 million federal employees who will be furloughed."
-- The Washington Post, April 4
"Here's the plan. We get the warhead and...
| Apr 13, 2013
| 2:07 AM
MISHAWAKA -- How much courage and maturity does it take for a 14-year-old to decide his quality of life would be better if his right leg were amputated?
What high school freshman can weigh the possibilities and reach that conclusion?
| Apr 3, 2013
| 2:35 PM
It seemed like a regular day.
Kaitlyn Dobrow, 18, woke up in time for her eight-hour shift as a receptionist at the Days Inn & Suites of Huntington Beach. She worked from 3 to 11 p.m. until her best friend, Kristen Kidd, gave her a ride to the gym,...
| May 14, 2011
Former Cowboys running back
Ron Springs, 54, a former Dallas Cowboys running back who had been in a coma since 2007, died Thursday at Medical City Dallas Hospital, said former Cowboys teammate Everson Walls, who donated a kidney to...
| Nov 15, 2011
| 9:23 AM
Seeing the movements of a healthy hand mirroring one's own movements plays a welcome trick on the brains of arthritis sufferers, a new study shows: It reduces the perception of pain. The observation, reported this week at the Society for Neuroscience's...
| Mar 20, 2012
| 4:32 PM
Zsa Zsa Gabor's daughter Constance Francesca Hilton on Tuesday filed a petition requesting an independent conservatorship be set up to watch out for the health and money interests of her mother. Zsa Zsa Gabor's affairs have been tended to in recent...