| Nov 20, 2013
| 12:57 PM
We’re nearing the end of the college football regular season, adding more pressure for every team.
Here’s a closer look at the top five games to watch:
No. 19 Wisconsin at No. 25 Minnesota
Saturday, 3:30 p.m., ET, ESPN
| Nov 10, 2013
| 1:39 PM
Alabama and FSU appear to be headed for a showdown in the BCS title game, but plenty of other teams delivered surprises during the past week.
Here’s a look at the 10 things we learned following the latest college football action.
| Dec 5, 2013
| 12:40 PM
A Vancouver, Wash., woman who posts traffic news on her Twitter account was live-tweeting about a car crash early Wednesday afternoon, only to learn later that it was her husband who died in the accident.
According to the Washington State Patrol,...
| Nov 5, 2013
| 5:22 PM
Family members are frantically searching for Mike Farrell, a 75-year-old Frazier Park resident who was released early Tuesday morning from the L.A. County Jail and may not be competent to find his way home.
Farrell was arrested last week on suspicion of...
| Jun 30, 2011
| 5:24 PM
Pregnant women who take valproate sodium, a widely used psychiatric and epilepsy medication (sold under the commercial names Depakote, Depakene and Depacon) run a higher risk than women who take other anti-seizure drugs that the child exposed in utero...
| Apr 29, 2013
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April 29, 2013
Q: My 5-year-old daughter just had her adenoids and tonsils removed because of snoring...
| Dec 5, 2013
| 10:05 AM
MINNEAPOLIS The Mayo Clinic's Dr. Richard Marsh helps control brain seizures in epileptic patients with a fiber-optic laser first introduced to treat prostate tumors.
At the University of Minnesota, Dr. Ganesh Raveendran has figured out how to treat...
| Jan 28, 2006
She wanted to honor her son, to celebrate his life, however short. That's why she had refused an abortion, even after doctors told her that her little boy would be born without a brain.
Now he was here, squirming in his blankets, and Danielle Hayworth...
| Nov 1, 2013
| 8:33 AM
Nan Rich of Weston, a candidate for the Democratic nomination for governor, said Friday she supports a proposed ballot initiative that would legalize the use of medical marijuana in Florida.
“I’ve seen the research, I’ve studied the...
| Dec 3, 2013
TAVARES — The students at Tavares Elementary School didn't just open their hearts to Lex Santo -- they emptied their piggy banks for him.
When they learned that Lex, a fellow student, has a rare genetic disorder called mitochondrial disease,...
| Nov 29, 2013
| 3:20 PM
EAST LANSING, Mich. The Twitter headline from Mark Dantonio's news conference Tuesday would be something like: "Dantonio overlooks Minnesota, concedes defeat against Ohio State, campaigns against Wisconsin for BCS at-large bid."
The reality: Late in that...