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  Letter to the editor: Don Miller recalls his days as a cross-country runner for Palatine High School -- a "feat" he performed barefoot. "I remember running barefoot in the snow and then hitting the frozen cinder tracks and then looking down at my...

Flip-flops? Don ran for PHS barefoot

Updated: 10/26/2012 12:01 PM

  Letter to the editor: Wade Kiess says the Mt. Prospect library should cut its budget 10 percent, and suggests "library programs should be fee-based like the park district programs."

Cut the budget for Mt. Prospect library

Updated: 10/26/2012 12:01 PM

  Letter to the editor: Tod Tecktiel of Hoffman Estates has been impressed with Michelle Mussman from when she first ran for state representative. "Michelle Mussman deserves the chance to continue working for us," he writes.

Michelle Mussman is the real deal

Updated: 10/26/2012 12:01 PM

  Police say a security guard at actor Tom Cruise's house used a stun gun on a would-be prowler, but the man turned out to be an intoxicated neighbor who may have mistakenly entered the property.

Prowler at Cruise's home turns out to be neighbor

Updated: 10/29/2012 07:02 AM

  Aspirin, one of the world's oldest and cheapest drugs, has shown remarkable promise in treating colon cancer in people with mutations in a gene that's thought to play a role in the disease. Among patients with the mutations, those who regularly took...

Aspirin may help treat some colon cancers

Updated: 10/26/2012 01:56 PM

  Fathers' attitudes toward teen sex and the emotional closeness of their relationship with their teens have a sizable influence on their teens' sexual behavior, separate from the influence of moms, a new review of studies suggests. The review showed...

Fathers can influence teens' sexual behavior, studies say

Updated: 10/26/2012 01:26 PM

  Until recently, there has been scant evidence suggesting that taking vitamins would prevent any form of cancer. Recently, there have been several medical studies demonstrating that taking a multivitamin or individual vitamins reduced the risk of...

Work continues on effects of B6 on cancer risk

Updated: 10/29/2012 08:08 AM

  Children and needles may seem an unusual pairing, but doctors say a growing number of families are choosing acupuncture, in which thin needles are inserted into specific points on the body and manipulated by hand or with electrical stimulation with...

Acupuncture can ease kids' pain

Updated: 10/26/2012 12:55 PM

  Every fall and winter, parents face the question: Should my child get an influenza (flu) shot? Many parents worry about risks and side effects, and if the shot is really necessary or worthwhile.

Flu shot can make a difference in your child's health

Updated: 10/29/2012 08:08 AM

  The federal judge presiding over the trial of Boston mobster James "Whitey" Bulger has refused a defense lawyer's request to step down. U.S. District Judge Richard Stearns says in a three-page decision issued Sunday that a motion by Bulger's lead...

Judge in Whitey Bulger case refuses to step aside

Updated: 10/29/2012 09:43 AM

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