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“How do women still go out with guys, when you realize there is no bigger threat to women than men?” – Louis C.K. This was the wrong thought to lead w..
Two weeks ago, the Virginia state delegate race made national headlines when Danica Roem became one of the country’s first openly transgender elected ..
MINNEAPOLIS — The University of Minnesota is rolling out a multi-step initiative next year aimed at preventing-----misconduct by changing campus cultu..
CIRCLE PINES, Minn. (AP) — Northern Technologies International Corp. (NTIC) on Monday reported fiscal fourth-quarter net income of $1.4 million, after..
There have been a number of studies looking at the effect of sleep on disorders that impair cognitive function, such as Alzheimer's disease. Although ..
Dr. Halena Gazelka admits to being nervous last summer before her colleagues published an unflattering report that revealed Mayo Clinic had been overp..
Stuffing, sweet potato casserole and pumpkin pie, oh my! On Thanksgiving, the average American consumes 4,500 calories, according to the Calorie Contr..
One of the leading causes of death in the United States is often under-reported and misunderstood.  Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease, or COPD, is..
| Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, or COPD, is the nation's third biggest killer after heart disease and cancer. About 150,000 Americans die of ..
| Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, or COPD, is the nation's third biggest killer after heart disease and cancer. About 150,000 Americans die of ..
The summary says Fort Bragg received 146 reports of-----assault in 2016 compared to 114 reports in 2015. The summary notes that the location of the as..
CIRCLE PINES, Minn. (AP) — Northern Technologies International Corp. (NTIC) on Monday reported fiscal fourth-quarter net income of $1.4 million, after..
In 1997, Debbie and Frank Astorino welcomed three children into the world, triplets Kevin, Kerri and Sheri. The Astorinos had their babies thanks to i..
The Holiday Gift Auction is Live! Click here and bid now on great local gifts! CHICAGO – A Chicago children’s hospital has been recognized for its app..
President Trump prides himself on getting by with just four or five hours of sleep at night, which leaves him plenty of time early in the morning to s..
The children lined up along the side of the pool at the Gaffney Fitness Center at Fort Meade like ducks behind their mother. Volunteer coaches guided ..
Gwyneth Paltrow has filed for civil harassment prevention against an alleged stalker. The 45-year-old actress is seeking the protective order against ..
Cases of rabies were confirmed in animals near a popular hiking site. George Flemming depicts a dog with late stage rabies experiencing hydrophobia in..
(HealthDay)—Primary care providers who feel prepared are more likely to recommend physical activity to patients with disabilities, according to a stud..
(HealthDay)—More than 40 percent of health care personnel (HCP) with influenza-like illness (ILI) work while ill, according to a study published in th..
A new Pentagon study shows that Joint Base San Antonio tallied more-----assault reports over the past several years than any other joint base installa..
Gary Mendell was running a successful hotel investment firm when he lost his son to addiction about six years ago. After that, the direction of his li..
“I never thought it would happen here.” That’s what was said in Sutherland Springs after the mass shooting. But solutions can happen here in Texas, to..
We get it. Ford's gargantuan F-150 Raptor is big and mean and can scare off anything that gets in its way. With its muscular haunches and massive gril..
Puppies from Puerto Rico tested positive for leptospirosis after they got sick. Leptospirosis is caused by the Leptospira genus of bacteria, and can i..
SAAF CEO Cynthia Nelson (left) and Dr. Waridibo Allison, who heads the clinic, hug Mary Helen Gloria and Carlos Carmona on Friday as the San Antonio A..
“I’m taking the time I need right now to take good care of myself. On November 17th I thought of every way possible to commit suicide, from wrapping a..
Leonardo da Vinci must be smiling, wherever he may be. His painting “Salvator Mundi” sold on Wednesday night for $450.3 million to a still undisclosed..
It wasn't until her young niece started exhibiting similar symptoms that Reid did some detective work. She was just starting a master's degree program..
The NFL is investigating Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Jameis Winston after an Uber driver accused him of groping her in 2016. A league spokesperso..
Alzheimer’s disease currently affects 5.5 million Americans.  In fact, every 66 seconds, someone in this country develops it.  While there is no cure,..
The Pentagon published the number of-----assault reports made at U.S. military installations around the world for fiscal years 2013 through 2016 on Fr..
The RAVPower Fast Wireless Charger is our favorite charger for the iPhone X (or any other iPhone or Android phone with wireless charging). That said, ..
Is it you? the Guardian, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has discovered that only 12% of Americans get the recommended amount of one an..
In the wake of the recent mass shooting in Sutherland Springs, Texas, a bipartisan group of senators introduced a bill Thursday meant to strengthen th..
The Rev. Jesse L. Jackson, the civil rights leader and former presidential candidate, announced Friday that he has Parkinson’s disease. Jackson, 76, s..
As the number of women accusing former Olympic gymnastics team physician Larry Nassar of-----assault has continued to rise this year — surpassing 130,..
Eleven new members of the Environmental Protection Agency’s Science Advisory Board have a history of downplaying the health risks of secondhand smoke,..
MINNETONKA - It's a product that labels itself a "universal solution to an urgent problem." And that urgent problem is America's opioid crisis.  Manuf..
CHAPEL HILL, NC - The buildup of plaque in the heart's arteries is an unfortunate part of aging. But by studying the genetic makeup of people who main..
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WOODSTOCK – A statewide committee formed to tackle the opioid epidemic came Thursday to McHenry County, which already has seen 58 deaths related to op..
Sarah Nader – snader@shawmedia.com Lt. Gov. Evelyn Sanguinetti (center) speaks during Gov. Bruce Rauner's Opioid Overdose Prevention and Intervention ..
The Tesla Semi is exactly what you would expect from the company. An electric truck with a 500-mile range and a wealth of technology including Enhance..
Elon Musk has a plan to reinvent trucking, and it will ride on the sizable back of the new Tesla Semi. The all-electric truck, which Musk unveiled Wed..
It wasn’t until I was walking to the clinic, wasting an hour of my day to get a test I shouldn’t have needed to get, that I went from annoyed to pisse..
Neighbors are always willing to lend a cup of sugar or watch your pets and plants while you’re on vacation. Great neighbors and fellow citizens have y..
Researchers at Dartmouth, Stanford University, and IBM Research, conducted a critical review of existing literature to determine whether social media ..
The deer population in different parts of the United States is increasingly being affected by chronic wasting disease. Reports of infected deer have c..
"Mad Money" host Jim Cramer said the old-school tech company could be ready to make a comeback, despite the moves of Warren Buffett. Cramer also congr..