| Nov 26, 2012
| 7:16 PM
A three-alarm fire ripped through an apartment complex in New Carrollton on Monday afternoon, injuring two firefighters, destroying 11 apartments and causing residents in more than 30 others to lose utilities, according to the Prince George's County...
| Nov 22, 2012
| 1:47 PM
Dr. Philip J. Ferris, former longtime chairman of the department of surgery at Franklin Square Medical Center, died Nov. 8 of cardiac arrest at his Lutherville home. He was 79.
"He was just a great man. He was down-to-earth and fun, but at the same...
| Feb 24, 2010
| 7:16 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) - Surviving five heart attacks makes former Vice President Dick Cheney pretty unusual - showing that he has good medical care as well as a particularly aggressive form of heart disease.
But the number, attention-grabbing as it is, isn't...
| Jul 15, 2010
A panel of federal health experts dealt a surprising setback Thursday to a highly anticipated anti-obesity pill from Vivus Inc., saying the drug's side effects outweigh its ability to help patients lose weight.
The Food and Drug Administration panel...
| Jun 28, 2011
| 5:24 PM
Donald A. Guyer, 83, of Keedysville, Md., went to be with his Lord and Savior on Sunday, June 26, 2011, at the Washington Hospital Center in Washington, D.C.
Born Jan. 12, 1928, in Keedysville, he was the son of the late Walter Edward and Anna May...
| Jun 30, 2011
| 4:19 AM
A Deale couple suffered burns after a fire started when the wife fell asleep while smoking and using home oxygen early Thursday morning, according to an Anne Arundel County Fire spokesman.
The incident was reported at 5:26 a.m. in the 5000 block of Deale...
| Aug 21, 2011
| 3:29 PM
Mr. Harry R. “Juney” Fogle Jr., 64, of Smithsburg, died Saturday, Aug. 20, at Washington Hospital Center, Washington, D.C.
Mr. Fogle was the husband of Susan Jane Shockey Fogle.
He was born Oct. 21, 1946, in Thurmont, a son of Edna Marie...
| Dec 7, 2011
| 4:31 PM
SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Breast cancer experts are cheering what could be some of the biggest advances in more than a decade: two new medicines that significantly delay the time until women with very advanced cases get worse.
In a large international...
| Oct 1, 2011
| 12:16 PM
Kathleen Hammett smiled and her eyes became glassy as she watched her daughter trying to spell out the letters of her name on a piece of paper.
"She's about to turn 4," Hammett said.
It's not a miracle that Clara, a cheery girl with curly blonde hair...
| Jun 17, 2011
| 7:03 AM
They both like cars, playing video games and doing anything mechanical.
It's typical father and son stuff.
But their bond isn't biological. They're connected by love and respect.
Jeremy Myers was about 12 years old when David Denn came into his...
| Jan 20, 2009
Doctors are blaming fatigue for the seizure
that Senator Edward M. Kennedy, ill with a brain tumor, suffered
during a post-inauguration luncheon for President Barack Obama.
Dr. Edward Aulisi, Washington Hospital Center's neurosurgery