Health Notes Online
Question: What are the 10 biggest sources of sodium in the diets of American schoolchildren?
The U.S. Centers for Disease Control Prevention named the salty 10 as part of a "Vital Signs" report, released today, on sodium consumption among U.S. kids.
The report concludes that more than 90 percent of U.S. children, ages 6 to 18 years, eat more sodium than recommended. This puts them at risk f...
September 09, 2014 - 3:55pm
Outdoors with Sam Cook
The annual raptor migration has begun, and counters at Hawk Ridge Bird Observatory in Duluth are documenting it daily. Chief counter Karl Bardon and his crew began counting in mid-August.
As always, sharp-shinned and broad-winged hawks are among the most common early migrants. As of Monday, some 187 sharpshins and 165 broadwings had been counted so far this fall. In addition, 153 bald eagles...
September 02, 2014 - 4:50pm
News broke Wednesday morning that CM Punk, one of professional wrestling's brightest stars, abruptly left WWE.
Punk, who last week said in an interview with Ariel Helwanithat he's under contract until July, didn't appear on Monday night's episode of "Raw" and reportedly told WWE chairman Vince McMahon that he was "going home." The former WWE champion, whose real name is Phil Brooks, last app...
January 29, 2014 - 5:33pm