| Aug 4, 2010
The face on the cover of Time magazine is graceful, composed and unthinkably maimed. The heart-shaped hole where 18-year-old Aisha's nose should be is a mark of Taliban justice - a visceral illustration, the headline suggests, of "what happens if we leave...
| Aug 6, 2010
GLENDALE — The executive director of the YWCA of Glendale was terminated Wednesday by the organization's Board of Directors — three months after she assumed the position, prompting a board member to resign in protest.
In a special meeting...
| Aug 6, 2010
| 6:18 AM
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| Aug 9, 2010
| 5:21 PM
LOS ANGELES -- A young Afghan woman who was mutilated by her husband is now in Southern California where she will undergo a series of surgeries to repair her disfigured face.
18 year old Aisha, as she is known, arrived Friday evening at LAX to begin an...
| Aug 14, 2010
Rex Alphin stoops over a silent diesel pump, pushing a noisy hand-crank up and down to draw the first water of the day from the Blackwater River.
Again and again he pushes down, then pulls up, straining to prime the indispensable workhorse that has...
| Aug 14, 2010
| 1:27 PM
A three-month-old Blue Nose Pit Bull puppy in Allegan County is recovering after his owners allegedly cut off his ears with scissors. The puppy, named Mason, is being cared for by the Wishbone Pet Rescue Alliance and has been placed in a foster home....
| Jan 27, 2011
| 5:14 PM
For those of you who have battled colds and sinus infections for most of the winter, relief may be in sight.
For years, most people endured the pain of constant sinus infections - or the pain of surgery. But there's a procedure gaining ground in Kansas...
| Feb 3, 2011
| 11:45 AM
What did you say? I'm sorry I didn't hear you.
Does this sound like you? If so you may be one of the millions of Americans with hearing loss. Now there's something so small that's making a big change in many lives.
Joe Vipperman is a retired executive...
| Feb 4, 2011
| 4:32 AM
Our story is one that almost did not happen.
Lauren and I met in March of 2007. It didn't take long for me to know that she was "the one". I am absolutely crazy about her. By the summer of 2010, I knew that it was time to "pop the question". I...
| Aug 25, 2010
| 5:40 PM
A recent op-ed piece published in the New York Times states that American clergy are burning out as they try to meet their congregations' demands for more lighthearted messages. Is it possible for the clergy to tailor their sermons to congregations hungry...
| Sep 10, 2010
Singers aren't the only people who struggle with vocal problems. Here are tips from doctors on keeping your voice healthy and strong:
Don't strain. If your voice sounds hoarse or raspy, limit talking until it returns to normal. Avoid trying to yell...