| May 24, 2012
What spreads almost as fast as necrotizing fasciitis, a.k.a. flesh-eating infection? News stories about it.
Surely by now you've heard about the horrifying case of Aimee Copeland, the 24-year-old Georgia graduate student who cut her leg on May 1 and...
| Jul 24, 2012
If ABC News does fire Brian Ross, he could always find a job working for Aaron Sorkin.
Ross, a veteran investigative reporter for ABC News, blew it Friday morning when he suggested that the Aurora, Colo., shooting suspect, Jim Holmes, might be...
| Jul 20, 2012
| 2:42 PM
They say all good things must come to an end. With that, I'm leaving WDBJ and the news business. I've accepted a position as the community relations coordinator for Roanoke City Schools. There are several reasons why I'm switching...
| Nov 9, 2012
| 7:01 AM
TUCSON, Arizona -- Gabrielle "Gabby" Giffords stood next to her husband in court Thursday as he spoke directly to Jared Loughner, the Arizona man who tried to assassinate the then-congresswoman in a January 2011 shooting.
"Mr. Loughner, you may have...
| Aug 13, 2012
| 5:30 AM
TUCSON, Ariz. -- Nineteen months after she and 18 others were shot at a political event -- six of them fatally -- former Rep. Gabrielle Giffords returned home Sunday to her native southern Arizona, her husband said.
Giffords has spent most of the time...
| May 9, 2012
| 2:32 PM
If you think social media is too invasive, how do you feel about live tweets and video feeds during brain surgery?
It happened Wednesday at Memorial Herman.
Dr. Dong Kim, the same guy who operated on Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords, carved a tumor...
| Sep 7, 2012
| 4:53 AM
President Barack Obama hits the campaign trail on Friday after accepting his party's nomination for re-election by telling the Democratic National Convention and the nation that only the voters in November have the power to secure the change he started....
| Jun 12, 2012
| 11:21 PM
Rep. Gabrielle Giffords’ chosen successor won her Arizona congressional seat Tuesday night, boosting Democrats’ efforts to take control of the House this fall.
With all precincts reporting, Ron Barber led Republican Jesse Kelly by nearly 7...
| Jun 13, 2012
| 7:09 AM
Democrat Ron Barber won a special election in Arizona on Tuesday to fill the remainder of former Rep. Gabrielle Giffords' term in Congress, CNN projects.
On Wednesday morning, official results showed Barber with 52% of the vote, while his Republican...
| Jun 13, 2012
| 1:08 PM
It was a bitter sweet night in Arizona at an event that should not have happened, and that almost didn`t.
Ron Barber, a former businessman and a former aide to retired Arizona representative Gabrielle Giffords, won a special election to fill the...
| May 24, 2012
| 5:56 AM
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (KTLA) -- Former Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords was among several heroes honored at a special ceremony in Beverly Hills Wednesday night.
Giffords was awarded a Medal of Valor from the Simon Wiesenthal Center.
The former Arizona...
| Jul 22, 2012
As with other mass shootings, Friday's killings at a movie theater in Aurora, Colo., trigger a familiar chain of reactions: horror, remorse, rage and a call for new restrictions on guns.
And in the recent past, at least, that call for action has been...