Medicine and Health

Sick Weymouth boy, 3, hailed as ‘legend and warrior' by Dropkick Murphys

4 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

Little Quinn Waters, the housebound 3-year-old battling cancer, is being hailed as a “legend and a warrior” by the frontman of the Dropkick Murphys, who has joined scores of...
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Two-year-old Burlington girl overcomes cancer at Boston Children's Hospital

5 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

The scene of the worst moment in Fiorella Downey's life was also the place where she worked - Boston Children's Hospital - where her 2-year-old daughter, Stella Downey, became...
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Classmates Honor Archer Amorosi, Teen Fatally Shot By Police, With Fundraiser

6 hours ago   |   CBS

MINNEAPOLIS - Former classmates of a Twin Cities teenager shot and killed by deputies are honoring his legacy with a fundraiser. Archer Amorosi was fatally shot by Carver...
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To attract LGBTQ clients, Tampa Bay bars train staff on pronouns, gender identity, sexual orientation

6 hours ago   |   NY Daily News

LGBTQ-inclusivity workshops for business and organizations are becoming increasingly common in bars and restaurants in the Tampa Bay area, on the west coast of Florida. Metro...
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Singer Eddie Money says he has stage 4 esophageal cancer

6 hours ago   |   Boston Herald   |   2 articles

NEW YORK - Eddie Money says he has stage 4 esophageal cancer. The singer known for such hits as “Two Tickets to Paradise” and “Take Me Home Tonight” says his fate is in “God's...
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Police say someone fired paintballs at people outside drug consumption site

6 hours ago   |   National Post

LETHBRIDGE, Alta. - Police in southern Alberta are investigating after they say someone drove past a supervised drug consumption facility and fired paintballs at staff and clients.
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Patient who poses public safety concern missing from mental health hospital: police

7 hours ago   |   National Post

Toronto police say a man who poses a public safety concern has gone missing from a mental health hospital - the latest in a spate of disappearances from the facility.
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New Zealand teen with measles may have exposed hundreds at Disneyland and other tourist destinations

9 hours ago   |   WGN TV   |   3 articles

LOS ANGELES - A teenage girl traveling through Southern California may have exposed hundreds of people to the measles when she visited several popular tourist destinations...
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Guinness World Records title for largest cast set by Northshore Orthopaedic & Spine Institute

9 hours ago   |   ABC

A leg cast so big, it could fit a 78-foot-tall person, is officially the largest cast in the world.
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New Illinois law bans smoking in vehicles with anyone under 18

10 hours ago   |   WGN TV   |   2 articles

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. - Illinois Governor JB Pritzker signed legislation Friday, which prohibits smoking in vehicles with anyone under 18. According to Bill HB2276, it will be...
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Andrew Luck retires: Injuries have taken my joy of the NFL away

Andrew Luck retires: Injuries have taken my joy of the NFL away

Andrew Luck made his retirement official on Saturday following reports of the 29-year-old's shocking decision emerged on social media. Read more ...

Lightning strike at Tour Championship causes fan injuries

Lightning strike at Tour Championship causes fan injuries

Ambulances assisted five people. Read more ...

Luck announces retirement following Colts loss to Bears

Luck announces retirement following Colts loss to Bears

INDIANAPOLIS - Andrew Luck watched one last game from the sideline Saturday. Read more ...

'The little girl wasn't doing anything wrong': 8-year-old shot dead in St...

'The little girl wasn't doing anything wrong': 8-year-old shot dead in St. Louis near high school event

The child had just attended a preseason high school football event with her family. Read more ...

OJ Simpson is not happy with Andrew Luck for retiring an hour after he...

OJ Simpson is not happy with Andrew Luck for retiring an hour after he drafted the QB in his fantasy league

Andrew Luck is retiring from the NFL, according to Adam Schefter of ESPN. Schefter reports that Luck is "mentally worn down, and now checking out." OJ Simpson tweeted a video... Read more ...

Sergei Kharitonov TKOs Matt Mitrione to cap 100-percent finish night at...

Sergei Kharitonov TKOs Matt Mitrione to cap 100-percent finish night at Bellator 225

Kharitonov's TKO of Mitrione marked one of 14 finishes on the night at Bellator 225. Read more ...

Severino's grand slam sparks Orioles to 7-1 win over Rays

Severino's grand slam sparks Orioles to 7-1 win over Rays

BALTIMORE - Pedro Severino hit his first career grand slam, Hanser Alberto and Jonathan Villar homered on successive pitches and the Baltimore Orioles interrupted Tampa Bay's... Read more ...

Giants infielder Pablo Sandoval will undergo Tommy John surgery in September

Giants infielder Pablo Sandoval will undergo Tommy John surgery in September

Sandoval, who was evaluated by a doctor in Los Angeles earlier this week, was placed on the 10-day injured list on Aug. 14. Read more ...

Mahomes, Chiefs starters sharp preseason loss to 49ers

Mahomes, Chiefs starters sharp preseason loss to 49ers

San Francisco 49ers reserves rally to beat Chiefs 27-17. Read more ...

Inconsistent Franks, No. 8 Florida rally to beat Miami 24-20

Inconsistent Franks, No. 8 Florida rally to beat Miami 24-20

ORLANDO, Fla. - Feleipe Franks made up for three inexcusable turnovers by accounting for three touchdowns, doing just enough to help No. 8 Florida beat Miami 24-20 Saturday... Read more ...