The father of a slain 13-year-old Virginia girl says in a recorded episode of the "Dr. Phil" television show that she had recently been grounded from social media for chatting inappropriately online with older men.
More than six years ago, Scott Collier suffered a traumatic brain injury in an automobile accident. Though he's recovered, he says the injury changed his personality temporarily and his life forever. Now, he wants to use that experience to improve awareness of traumatic brain injuries, especially concussions at the youth and high school sports level.
A week after missing an extra point in double-overtime in an excruciating road loss to Toledo, Sloan¿s 30-yard field goal as time expired at Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium gave the Midshipmen a 24-21 win over Pittsburgh.
The data for 3,300 hospitals released by the federal Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services shows wide variation in what hopsitals charge. It marks the first time information about hospital rates has been released publicly.
The state's largest health insurer has proposed raising rates an average of 25 percent for those who buy through the individual market to help cover the cost of more sick people entering the pool under health reform.
Drug-resistant bacteria like those that have killed seven people at a Bethesda research hospital are commonly found in patients at hospitals in Maryland and across the country, local hospital leaders said, putting them on constant guard for potential infections.