ATLANTA - On the sports misery index, Atlanta and Cleveland are hard to beat.
May 25, 2015 | By PAUL NEWBERRY AP Sports Writer | Sports
WASHINGTON - Global warming will bring much more sneezing and wheezing to Europe by mid-century, a new study says.
May 25, 2015 | By SETH BORENSTEIN AP Science Writer | Associated Press
WASHINGTON - Sticky plaque gets the most attention, but now healthy seniors at risk of Alzheimer's are letting scientists peek into their brains to see if another culprit is lurking.
May 25, 2015 | By LAURAN NEERGAARD AP Medical Writer | Associated Press
Last December I wrote a series of columns featuring business leaders who are known as much for what they give back to the community as they are for their business. One of those featured was James "Bubba" Revell, owner of the Country Store and Country Store Flooring.
May 25, 2015 | | Local
ARLINGTON, Va. - President Barack Obama on Monday saluted Americans who died in battle, saying the country must "never stop trying to fully repay" them for their sacrifices. He noted it was the first Memorial Day in 14 years without U.S. forces engaged in a major ground war.
May 25, 2015 | By DARLENE SUPERVILLE Associated Press | Associated Press
The U.S. Census Bureau has reversed itself on a plan to drop questions about marriage, death of a spouse and divorce from its American Community Survey. Academics and others had protested the proposed elimination of the questions as having a chilling effect on the ability to study trends impacting the American family.
May 25, 2015 | Lois M. Collins Deseret News | Hot topics
For years, sociologists, governments and parents have tried to determine whether the amount of time a parent spends with their child actually matters.
May 25, 2015 | Nicholeen Peck FamilyShare | Hot topics
Whether any patrons under age 21 can enter "bars" and "nightclubs" will be one question when Statesboro City Council holds a work session on the proposed new Alcoholic Beverage Ordinance at 3 p.m. Wednesday.
May 25, 2015 | From staff reports | Local
Brannen Morton joins Herald staff as digital specialist
May 25, 2015 | From staff reports | Business
Whitney Jones was named recently the 2014 Employee of the Year for East Georgia Regional Medical Center.
May 25, 2015 | Special to the Herald | Local
Marriage is a huge milestone for any couple. Rarely do husband and wife plan to divorce, yet because of different circumstances, marriages sometimes reach an untimely end.
May 25, 2015 | Wendy Jessen FamilyShare | Hot topics
I stood at the end of my driveway, watching as the water rushed down the road and swirled into a puddle right by my toes.
May 25, 2015 | Amy Choate-Nielsen Deseret News | Hot topics
When my three daughters were young, I tried to bribe them. "I'll give you some money if you'll just run away somewhere to get married and not have a reception."
May 25, 2015 | Julie Nelson FamilyShare | Hot topics
Some new parents experience anxiety when they have a child for the first time because they feel unprepared to raise a child. This anxiety can make parents stressed and lead to postpartum depression, or “feelings of sadness after childbirth,” which I wrote about back in March.
May 25, 2015 | Herb Scribner Deseret News | Hot topics
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May 25, 2015 | Davison Cheney FamilyShare | Hot topics
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With a flurry of text messages, Facebook posts and lots of heart-to-heart talks, nursing students at Georgia Southern University shared first the uncertainty of who was involved in the deadly accident on Interstate 16, and then comforted each other in dealing with the tragic loss of their friends and colleagues.
April 22, 2015 | By BRITTANI HOWELL | Local
The Georgia Southern campus was sent reeling Wednesday after an early-morning accident took the lives of five students and left two others injured.
April 22, 2015 | From staff and wire reports | Local
Note: All information included in this report is taken from law enforcement incident reports and arrest records, which are public records and available for review at any and all local law enforcement agencies. Not every arrest leads to a conviction. Guilt or innocence is determined by the court system.
April 22, 2015 | Holli Deal Saxon | Police Report
One of the board games making a big splash last year was Sheriff of Nottingham by Arcane Wonders. It’s for three to five players and involves some role-playing, bluffing and memory. Played with the right group, this game will create fun, laughter and great memories.
April 22, 2015 | Ryan Morgenegg Deseret News | Entertainment News
A former standout Emanuel County Institute football player who signed briefly with the NFL Baltimore Ravens was arrested by Register police after they said a large amount of marijuana, a stolen gun and other drugs were found in his car.
April 22, 2015 | By HOLLI DEAL SAXON | Local
For an exciting roleplaying game experience, player characters need some sort of quest or adventure to undertake. The Pathfinder Roleplaying game offers adventure paths that create a continuous story arc, taking an adventurer from humble beginnings to legendary status. A great adventure is what propels the game forward.
April 22, 2015 | Ryan Morgenegg Deseret News | Entertainment News
Summertime is just around the corner, and for many American children that means a break from indoor classrooms and a chance to run free under the summer sun.
April 22, 2015 | Tyler Stahle Deseret News | Hot topics
It is estimated that over 21.5 million children between the ages of 6 and 17 play team sports. This data collected by ESPN also found that 60 percent of boys and 47 percent of girls are already on teams by age 6.
April 22, 2015 | Brittany Jones KSL | Hot topics
“PLANETARY” — 2½ stars — documentary about the way our worldview is profoundly affecting life on our planet; not rated but probable G (no offensive content)
April 22, 2015 | Josh Terry Deseret News | Entertainment News
This week in my neighborhood there has been an extraordinary amount of bunny poop on the sidewalks. For several days during my walks, I would stare at the ground, careful to avoid stepping in it.
April 22, 2015 | Molly Freestone FamilyShare | Hot topics
Every year when I take my daughters to their annual pediatric exams, I can’t shake the feeling that I’m undergoing interrogation: Do I give them three vegetables of different colors every day? Do I limit screen time to 30 minutes on school nights? Do I ensure they get adequate sleep, calcium, discipline, recreation and vitamin D? Well, do I?
April 22, 2015 | Erin Stewart Deseret News | Hot topics
It's National Park Week from April 18 to 26 and Earth Day on the 22nd, but that's not why Chris Fiscus is taking his kids hiking this weekend. They go regularly because it's good for them, and because Chris likes to see Cole, 13, without a computer in his lap and Brady, 9, hold a water bottle instead of a video game controller.
April 22, 2015 | Kelsey Dallas Deseret News | Hot topics
Since Steve Prince retired from dentistry 18 months ago, he hasn't slowed down. The 68-year-old Fallbrook, California, man fills his days with activities, both mental and physical. He socializes. He swims and golfs and tackles chess puzzles and word games. And he takes regular long walks with his wife, Meredith.
April 22, 2015 | Lois M. Collins Deseret News | Hot topics
When Annabel Beam was five years old, she was diagnosed with two incurable life-threatening digestive disorders — pseudo-obstruction motility disorder and antral hypomotility disorder. As a result, she spent much of her life in and out of hospitals.
April 22, 2015 | Wendy Jessen FamilyShare | Faith
Each year millions of women in their late 40s and early 50s experience the dreaded time in life that we euphemistically refer to as “the change,” including peri-menopause (or pre-menopause) and menopause. For many of us, peri-menopause comes out of left field, stealing any and all prior sense of stability and normalcy and leaving a wake of escalating and plummeting hormones that send us spiraling out of control. At 52 years of age, I was astounded when a nurse practitioner diagnosed my depression as being due to peri-menopause. In the last eight months since that diagnosis, I have at times ...
April 22, 2015 | Debbie Merrill FamilyShare | Hot topics