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1 hr ago | Lake County Record-Bee
Vitamin D supplements don't help prevent chronic diseases unrelated to the bones, according to a review of published research that challenges the prevailing wisdom held by proponents.
Should the government provide access to health care for everyone?
Are you smart enough to be a US Marine?
6 hrs ago | EDGE
It is a given fact that Debby Boone will forever be remembered as the gal who sang "You Light Up My Life," the 1977 #1 hit that spent 10 weeks at the top of Billboard Hot 100 chart and led her to winning the Grammy Award for Best New Artist the following year.
7 hrs ago | Ukiah Daily Journal
It's Dec. 6 - do you know where Santa Claus is? More importantly, do your kids know? With all the Santa-tracking websites out there, it's a wonder there are any surprises left on Christmas morning.
11 hrs ago | NOLA.com
His smile was like sunshine, but Nelson Mandela was made of steel. It was his strength of character, repeatedly tested throughout his long and impossibly full life, that made him one of the towering political figures of our time.
A judge urged Detroit and its creditors to keep negotiating Thursday in a 150-page opinion that mimics his decision earlier this week that the city is eligible for a makeover in bankruptcy court.
A Island of the Blue DolphinsA on the Nook HD+ and a Vocabulary Builder Flashcard on the Kindle Paperwhite.
In this week's Opinion, anti-badger cull campaigner Barbara Garwood explains her frustration at a government pilot which she feels is cruel, unpopular and illegal.
Marissa Axell sets out for an afternoon ride from her home in El Cerrito, Calif.
The Dispatch welcomes letters to the editor from readers. Typed letters of 200 words or fewer are preferred; all might be edited.
It's time for BART union leaders to end this charade, ask their members to re-ratify the absurdly generous contract in front of them and move on.
Chambersburg >> Kevin Rouner waived his mandatory arraignment on Wednesday, pleading not guilty to the charge of murder in the first degree for allegedly fatally shooting David Gipe in July.
A police detective who fought to pass legislation that provides benefits to same-sex partners in Collegedale, Tenn., and was then exiled from her church as a result, recently received a threatening hate letter in the mail.
Paul Walker, a star of the "Fast & Furious" movie franchise, died Saturday, November 30, in a car crash, according to his official Facebook page and verified Twitter account.
Ah, 'tis the season for merry making, office parties, stressful family interactions and too many trips to the buffet.
"Men and women contribute equally to reproduction." That's a statement in a new paper in the journal Gender and Society about how men's role in making babies has been culturally diminished.
Arsene Wenger shrugs off claims by Match of the Day pundits Alan Hansen and Alan Shearer that Arsenal will fail to win this season's Barclays Premier League title.