News archive from 2 September 2012

Vice president to join Obama in NH next weekend

PORTSMOUTH, N.H.-An Obama re-election campaign official says the president won't be alone during his visit to New Hampshire next weekend. The Obama for America campaign tells the Portsmouth Herald ( http://bit.ly/S8X2bs) that the president will be...

 
Gordon has plenty of good memories in Atlanta

Gordon has plenty of good memories in Atlanta

HAMPTON, Ga. -- Jeff Gordon is back at the track where he made his Cup debut 20 years ago. Gordon will mark the occasion with a special paint scheme on his No. 24 Chevrolet for Sunday night's race at Atlanta Motor Speedway. "Time flies,"...

 

Saturday's College Football

EAST Lehigh 21, Monmouth (NJ) 17 Northwestern 42, Syracuse 41 Notre Dame 50, Navy 10 Ohio 24, Penn St. 14 West Virginia 69, Marshall 34 SOUTH East Carolina 35, Appalachian St. 13 Georgia 45, Buffalo 23 Morgan St. 30, Sacred Heart 27, OT North Carolina...

 
Tigers' Miguel Cabrera, still battling sore ankle, feels 'a lot better' today

Tigers' Miguel Cabrera, still battling sore ankle, feels 'a lot better' today

At about 4:40 this afternoon, Miguel Cabrera walked out of the Detroit Tigers locker room for batting practice without a limp. “I feel much better,” he said. Why? “Good treatment and good medicine,” he said. “I feel a lot better than yesterday,” he...

 

Health calendar for the week of Sept. 4-10

SENIOR POWER: Senior Shape Up will kick off a new fitness session for those 60 and older on Friday in the Family Center at Lovers Lane United Methodist Church, 9200 Inwood Road at Northwest Highway, Dallas. Classes are held from 9 to 10 a.m. and 9:30...

 

Fitness DVD review: ‘Ayurvedic Yoga With Juliet Jivanti’

The workout: Ayurvedic Yoga With Juliet Jivanti ($27, ayurvedichealthcenter.com) Who can do this: This isn’t a teaching DVD; you need to know your yoga. The breakdown: Three 20- to 30-minute yoga sequences are designed to balance the doshas — the...

 

Water pipes, cigarettes affect respiration similarly

  Many people believe that smoking a water or hookah pipe filters out tobacco’s toxins. A new study published in the journal Respirology, however, indicates that smoking such pipes hurts respiration as much as inhaling cigarettes deeply. Researchers...

 

Jon Stewart’s ‘Daily Show’ gets ready for Charlotte

CHARLOTTE, N.C. cbolling@charlotteobserver.com The cast and crew of “The Daily Show with Jon Stewart” are setting up shop in the ImaginOn children’s library and theater this weekend, prepping for four shows sure to spotlight...

 

'Taste of Judaism' an outreach of faith into Montgomery community

To embark on a spiritual journey can be enlightening and refreshing — the search for a house of faith offers opportunities for personal growth and a chance to meet others who share the same kinds of beliefs and values.But it can be a daunting to enter...

 

Huntingdon 40, Maryville 33, late

4:00 p.m.: Huntington quarterback Neal Posey threw a 14-yard touchdown pass to Tyler Robinson. Following a PAT, the Hawks lead 40-33 with 35 second left.3:50 p.m.: Maryville's E.J. Hunt rushed for a 1-yard TD. PAT is good to tie the game 33-33 with...

 

Paul Ryan exaggerates his marathon-running prowess

Voters will have to decide how much to ding Republican vice presidential nominee Paul D. Ryan for slamming President Obama on a debt reduction commission, when Ryan made the same judgment himself with a vote in Congress. That kind of inconsistency is...

 

Rising sea come at a cost for South Florida cities

Climate change may be the subject of debate in some places but in South Florida it’s become a costly reality. In Miami Beach, where prolonged flooding in low-lying neighborhoods has become the norm after heavy storms, city leaders are...

 

Pod of pilot whales stranded along Fla. beach

FORT PIERCE, Fla. -- Rescuers are struggling to help a pod of pilot whales that beached at a South Florida state park. 20 whales including adults and juveniles came ashore Saturday morning at Avalon Beach State Park. Officials from the Fish and...

 

Heat downsizes 2012-13 post-up possibilities

Who comes last? The insurance at center, the just-in-case big bodies, that's who comes last. It's an NBA tradition. For the Miami Heat, last season it was Eddy Curry. Previously, it was Shavlik Randolph on the eve of camp in 2010 and Alade Aminu just...

 

Michigan group to protest report urging circumcision

Royal Oak - Protesters outraged over a recent medical report blessing circumcision plan to demonstrate today outside Beaumont Hospital.The Michigan March for Integrity plans to gather at noon to blast an American Academy of Pediatrics report this week...

 

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