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2009-09-17 06:40:40

An infant Indian boy, born with his heart outside his body, died in a New Delhi hospital two weeks after undergoing a rare surgery, doctors said. We have lost him, said cardiothoracic surgeon A.K. Bisoi, who led a team of doctors in performing the surgery on the infant who was born Aug.

2009-09-11 09:19:41

Maura Tierney's publicist says the U.S. actress has had to leave the new TV series Parenthood because she is undergoing treatment for breast cancer. Tierney, 44, is best known for her roles on NewsRadio, ER and Rescue Me.

2009-09-02 09:00:00

CHICAGO, Sept. 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Boeing (NYSE: BA) Commercial Airplanes marketing director Drew Magill will speak at Gabelli & Co.'s 15th Annual Aircraft Suppliers Conference on Thursday, Sept. 10, at approximately 12:00 p.m. Eastern Time.

2009-08-25 11:27:02

Dr. Anthony Garcia-Prats, a pediatrician with the Baylor International Pediatric AIDS Initiative (www.bayloraids.org), has been selected to receive Chapman University’s (www.chapman.edu) highest honor – the Albert Schweitzer Award of Excellence

2009-08-19 10:40:48

A paramedic in Lombard, Ill., says a local woman gave birth in her home, 18 months after she had another child in his ambulance. Paramedic Jack Shafer said when he arrived at the home of Jennifer Stringer and Rick Tresselt Monday, he immediately connected the house to a March 2008 incident that ended

2009-07-27 00:44:01

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2009-07-23 10:10:00

The newest group of doctors selected to join the Pediatric AIDS Corps, a joint program of the Baylor International Pediatric AIDS Initiative (www.bayloraids.org/) and Bristol-Myers Squibb Foundation (www.bms.com/foundation)

2009-07-16 17:26:30

A nurse who treated Michael Jackson for burns he sustained when his hair caught on fire in 1984 recalls the U.S. singer as nervous, but pleasant. Jackson died last month of cardiac arrest after a suspected prescription drug overdose.

2009-07-11 14:37:08

NBC says it is delaying the debut of the new U.S. TV series Parenthood because the show's star, Maura Tierney, got sick. Entertainment Weekly said on its Web site Friday that the TV network confirmed the delay of the new comedy's Sept.

2009-07-08 09:00:00

CHICAGO, July 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The Boeing Company (NYSE: BA) will release its financial results for the second quarter of 2009 at 7:30 a.m. Eastern Time on Wednesday, July 22. Boeing Capital Corp. results will also be released at that time.

Word of the Day
  • A bereavement by loss of parents or children; the state of being orbate; orbation.
The word 'orbity' ultimately comes from a Latin word meaning 'bereaved'.