The stench of death became all too familiar in Salt Springs. … Click to Continue »
One barrel of beer is made per week and it can take up to six hours to bottle a single batch since the bottling line can fill only two 22-ounce bombers at a time.
A record number of students have been accepted into the Arkansas Rural Nursing Education Consortium. … Click to Continue »
A jury has found that a northern Indiana Roman Catholic diocese discriminated against a teacher when it fired her after church officials learned she was trying to get pregnant through in vitro fertilization … Click to Continue »
Two Lincoln nonprofit health providers are planning to combine their operations to form a medical clinic that's expected to open next December. … Click to Continue »
Arizona health officials say a newborn baby is among four people in the state who have been sickened by listeria connected with tainted caramel apples. … Click to Continue »
The acting director of the Carl Vinson VA Medical Center in Dublin says it can take more than 60 days for a new patient to get an appointment and that's too long.
One bald eagle has died and another is in serious condition in Wisconsin after ingesting lead from ammunition. … Click to Continue »
Chiefs wide receiver Dwayne Bowe missed his third straight day of practice with the flu Friday and is questionable for Sunday's pivotal game at Pittsburgh. … Click to Continue »
Area animal shelters offered pets for adoption at Christmas and almost all found their furever home … Click to Continue »
Eating healthy during the holidays can be a challenge. … Click to Continue »
The National Institutes of Health says an American nurse who was exposed to the Ebola virus while volunteering in Sierra Leone has been released from the hospital. … Click to Continue »
A taste of what local churches are offering this Christmas, from a puppet Nativity to a play about depressed pope to a Moravian Lovefeast. And the music? Ave Maria, the music!
Bean bag chairs that can trap kids are among this week's recalled consumer products. Others include a toy monkey that sings and stress balls. … Click to Continue »
People exposed to asbestos now have more time to file lawsuits over related illnesses under a bill Gov. Pat Quinn has signed. … Click to Continue »
The Food and Drug Administration has approved a new combination medicine to fight complex infections in the abdomen and urinary tract, the fourth antibiotic the agency has approved this year.
The Dallas hospital where a man diagnosed with Ebola died and two nurses were infected by the virus says patients are returning and revenue is back to what it was before the crisis.
Health officials say the flu is now hitting hard in parts of the country, especially the South and Midwest. … Click to Continue »
I’m a 15-year-old girl. For the past year I have been self-injuring. … Click to Continue »
An annual survey of U.S. health ranks Montana 22nd in the nation overall, which is an improvement by one spot from the previous year. … Click to Continue »
Jerry Hartsworm was the kind of firefighter who didn't wait for the alarm. … Click to Continue »
An Indiana soldier's suicide in a Muncie movie theater during a 2009 leave has led to a federal law that will change how the military handles mental health issues. … Click to Continue »
Wisconsin DNR: No comment on wolf decision … Click to Continue »
A handful of listeria illnesses in New Mexico linked to prepackaged caramel apples include three newborn boys who were infected in the womb. … Click to Continue »
Avian flu has been found in a backyard flock of poultry in southern Oregon. … Click to Continue »
We’re pleased and happy — wagging our tails, you might say — to report that all but one of “The 12 Strays of Christmas” we’ve been featuring in The Star now have homes.
Rontez Miles' season debut for the New York Jets never made it to game day. … Click to Continue »
Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Olli Maatta is the third member of the team diagnosed with mumps. … Click to Continue »
To watch a K-State video on growing low-light plants, continue on... … Click to Continue »
U.S. regulators have granted accelerated approval to the first in a new class of drugs for ovarian cancer, AstraZeneca PLC's Lynparza. … Click to Continue »