| Sep 8, 2010
| 2:12 PM
For 10-year-old Jacob Krause, getting ready for the new school year wasn't a simple matter of back-to-school shopping. It also involved working out logistics for getting to the bathroom as many as 20 times during a single school day.
| Apr 28, 2011
| 4:22 PM
Janell absolutely rocks, recapping last night's Idol from her vacation. Here's the story:Let me set the scene for you guys. I’m in a hotel room as I type this, my two kids are a barricaded door away supposedly sleeping, but......
| May 4, 2011
| 1:17 PM
When is it OK to catch some shut-eye on the job?
Workplace snoozing has been the topic of an awful lot of water-cooler jesting lately — at least among those awake enough to remember their conversations.
First, there were a rash of reported...
| Jan 20, 2011
| 1:22 PM
It's home-stretch time at Magooby's Joke House, as the Baltimore area's most exhausted comics prepare for the last few hours of their 81-hour comedy marathon.
"Things have all worked out," comic Jim Meyer said Thursday afternoon, just minutes after...
| Dec 27, 2011
All the presents have been opened; wrapping paper is strewn all over the house. The dog is wearing a large shiny bow, courtesy of the kids; while the cat has one end of a piece of curling ribbon hanging out of her mouth and the other end hanging out her...
| Jan 25, 2012
| 6:10 PM
Are you tired, run-down, listless? The answer to your problem is probably not in a little brown bottle. It could be as simple as a good night’s sleep. But for 45 million Americans, that’s an elusive dream. Even worse, sleep deprivation,...
| Mar 7, 2012
| 5:26 PM
It was hard to tell whether his eyes were actually open when Derek Jones shuffled into his dimly lit kitchen at 5:45 a.m., the smell of bacon in the air. The 16-year-old didn't speak, but took directions from his mother who whispered: "I have your...
| Mar 8, 2012
| 5:42 AM
Sure, the yearly switch to daylight saving time always puts some of us into a funk and a fog.
It's true that it's harder to concentrate on writing that legal brief or counting out the correct change. It can't be denied that to the sleep-deprived, small...
| Mar 7, 2014
| 3:40 PM
Whether we like it or not (polls say most of us do), it's time to start saving daylight again.
Depending on whom you ask, our March Madness of the "spring forward" variety was invented to conserve energy, or to make pleasant summer evenings a little...
| Mar 6, 2014
| 1:42 PM
HARTFORD — Like any parent of an infant, Dov Grumet-Morris is experiencing his share of sleep deprivation.
The Hartford Wolf Pack goaltender has two daughters: 21-month old Gabriella and six-week old Leah, born Jan. 19. Leah was born in San...
| Mar 1, 2014
| 5:13 AM
Chris Brown has been ordered to spend another two months in the Malibu rehab where he's been working on changing his behavior. According to doctors there, his violent past is partially due to previously undiagnosed PTSD and bipolar disorder.
| Feb 26, 2014
| 8:30 PM
Iconoclastic cinematographer Haskell Wexler says that last week's death of a "Midnight Rider" crew member Sarah Jones was due to criminal negligence.
"It's a tragedy," he told Variety. "She should not have died. It upsets me."
Wexler, who won Oscars for...