Evangelist Billy Graham dies at 99
The Rev. Billy Graham , one of the world's most famous Christian evangelists, has died, a family spokesman said Wednesday. He was 99. Graham died at his North Carolina home Wednesday morning, spokesman Mark DeMoss said. At a press briefing Wednesday night, DeMoss said Graham -- whose body he said
South Carolina couple to carry baby with fatal condition to term: 'She's still very much loved'
A couple carrying their terminally ill child to term is hoping to donate her organs and help keep other parents from facing the same fate. Brandi Rogers' unborn daughter, Emersyn, was diagnosed with anencephaly when Brandi was 20 weeks pregnant. Anencephaly is a birth defect where a baby is born
Puppy With Special Needs Is Thriving After Physical Therapy
A 10-week-old French bulldog with hydrocephalus , a condition that causes an accumulation of fluid in the brain, is fighting for his life and stealing hearts along the way. The adorable puppy, named Herbie, is making remarkable process, according to the women working to help him. Herbie was brought
At Least 234 Pregnant Women in US Infected With Zika: CDC
Three infants in U.S. states have been born with Zika-related birth defects, according to a new report by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention . Three other pregnancies ended in miscarriage, with the fetuses showing signs of birth defects associated with the mosquito-borne virus, the
Man Calls Police Claiming Wife Shot Herself in the Head: Part 1
Tom and Ashley Fallis were celebrating the New Year with friends and family at a party at their house.
Another CTE case, another reason football needs dramatic change
SAN JOSE, Calif. - Deep down we all wanted to be Kenny Stabler, right? We all wanted to play quarterback with flowing, rock-star hair, studying the playbook by a jukebox's light when we weren't shooting pool and knocking down a cold one with an adoring blonde nearby. We all wanted to be the Snake,
How a Target Shopping Cart Changed This Family's Life
Shopping at Target: A seemingly simple task that thousands of people do every day. But for one family, their weekly trip to the Target store in Dardenne Prairie, Missouri, was filled with stress. Until this week. Adam Standiford's daughter, Savannah, has a rare chromosomal deletion that causes
Toddler Receives 3-D Printed Implant After Head Swells to Three Times Normal Size
A Chinese toddler was reportedly helped when doctors used a 3-D printed titanium implant to reshape her skull after a rare birth defect left her head triple its normal size. Named Hanhan, according to Reuters and Getty Images, the girl underwent surgery to treat congenital hydrocephalus , a
The Dishes That Won 8 Kid Chefs a Spot at a White House 'State Dinner'
Children are notorious for being picky eaters. But on Friday, First Lady Michelle Obama will host an Epicurus-minded group of 54 kid chefs for the White House's "Kids State Dinner" who not only debunk the stereotype but are taking the latest in kid-friendly cuisine to the next level. The invitees,
Why This 6-Year-Old Received an Honorary High School Diploma
A terminally ill 6-year-old from Waverly, Illinois, was honored at a local high school's graduation ceremony last week after the senior class requested that he be given a diploma. Jordan Planitz, 6, who suffers from MPPH syndrome (megalencephaly, polymicrogyria, polydactyly and hydrocephalus ) has