Meredith Ann Meeker

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Suspected heroin dealer arrested in connection to Philip Seymour Hoffman’s overdose granted bail

A longtime jazz musician who was busted for heroin possession in the wake of the apparent fatal overdose of Philip Seymour Hoffman was granted bail …

House of Cards' Frank Underwood Always Wins—Because No One Else Understands the Game

<i>(The following article contains spoilers for Season 2 of</i> House of Cards.<i>)</i><p>On Feb. 13, the snowbound and sleet-plagued Washington establishment spoke …

Compression fractures of the back

Compression fractures of the back are broken vertebrae. Vertebrae are the bones of the spine.<p>Causes<p>Osteoporosis is the most common cause of this type …

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Back pain - returning to work

To help prevent reinjuring your back at work, or hurting it in the first place, follow the tips below. Learn how to lift the right way and make …

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Callum Wilson murder: Mother Emma Wilson jailed for life

<b>A woman has been jailed for life after beating and blinding her 11-month-old son who she then murdered.</b><p>Callum Wilson, from Windsor, suffered a detached retina, an "unsurvivable brain injury", broken bones and bruising, and died in hospital in March 2011.<p>Emma Wilson, 25, of Paddock Close, had blamed …

All Souls: A Family Story from Southie by Michael Patrick MacDonald

A breakaway bestseller since its first printing, <i>All Souls</i> takes us deep into Michael Patrick MacDonald's Southie, the proudly insular neighborhood …

Gwinnett Daily Post on Twitter: "A Georgia man is among six dead from a blast of arctic air that shattered temperature records across the eastern U.S. http://t.co/AnUud5Dg7f"

The New York Times on Twitter: "36 hours in Chicago http://t.co/TjmZx0rXm2"

Nathan Meeker

Nathanial C. Meeker<p>Born<p>July 12, 1817<br>Euclid, Ohio<p>Died<p>September 29, 1879 (aged 62)<br>Meeker, Colorado<p><b>Nathanial Cook "Nathan" Meeker</b> (July 12, 1817 – …

Jotham Meeker

<b>Jotham Meeker</b> (Hamilton County, Ohio, November 8, 1804—January 12, 1855) was a Baptist missionary, printer, who lived and proselytized among various …

Five health mistakes not to make in the bitter cold

It’s cold out there, even for our Weather Wisdom blogger David Epstein who noted in his blog this morning that it was just 2 degrees in Boston this …

The Best New Hotels of 2013 to Add to Your Travel Bucketlist

From the opening of America's first LEGOLAND resort to the introduction of the innovative "Instagram hotel," there's been a slew of amazing new accommodation options on offer for travellers to enjoy.<p>-- Kristen McKenzie, HotelsCombined.com<p>It's been a big year for the hotel industry -- from the …

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Phil Robertson Tells Men to Marry Underage Girls in Newly Unearthed Video

Phil Robertson has been reinstated by A&E after a brief suspension for making anti-gay remarks, but the <i>Duck Dynasty</i> patriarch is caught up in a new …

Beyoncé Defends Sampling Audio from Challenger Disaster in New Song

Beyoncé says she meant no disrespect to the seven astronauts who died in the Space Shuttle Challenger explosion after she used audio from the …

PEOPLE Remembers American Soldiers Killed in Afghanistan

Though the number of casualties among the U.S. military fighting in support of the war in Afghanistan dropped in 2013, there were still 133 …

Willie Robertson: 'We're Ready to Move On'

<i>Duck Dynasty</i> star Willie Robertson chose not to quack back.<p>In one of his first chances to comment on the dust-up surrounding his outspoken father and …

Barbara Bush Hospitalized for Respiratory Illness

Former first lady Barbara Bush has been hospitalized in Houston with a respiratory-related issue, her husband’s office said Tuesday night.<p>The …

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Brian Boitano: 'I've Never Been Ashamed of Who I Was'

What finally made Brian Boitano come out?<p>Turns out, President Obama had something to do with it.<p>During an appearance on Thursday’s <i>Today</i> show, the …

Fleetwood Mac's John McVie Returns to Stage Following Cancer Diagnosis

They’re back.<p>Three months after Fleetwood Mac canceled their Australian and New Zealand tours following the news that bass player John McVie had been …