Top-ranked Kentucky escapes with win at LSU

...84-year-old Tarkanian was fighting a respiratory ailment and infection for which he was taken by ambulance to a hospital Monday.It's the third hospitalization in 10 months for the coach dubbed "Tark the Shark."

Aimee Copeland leaves Doctors Hospital

Aimee Copeland left the Au gusta hospital Monday morning where she had been treated since early May for a life-threatening disease.Barclay Bishop, a spokeswoman for Doctors...

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Mays in Minnesota with pneumonia Augusta Commissioner Willie Mays was in a Minnesota hospital Monday night recovering from pneumonia. Mr. Mays, Augusta's District 9 commissioner, apparently went to the hospital Sunday in Minneapolis...

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Marijuana brownies sicken Effingham County students, police say

SPRINGFIELD, Ga. -- Several Effingham County high school students were taken to an area hospital Monday after consuming brownies authorities believe were laced with marijuana.Effingham County sheriff's spokesman David Ehsanipoor...

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Neilson to undergo stem cell transplant

PHILADELPHIA -- Philadelphia Flyers coach Roger Neilson is scheduled to enter a hospital Monday to begin a stem cell transplant for cancer. Neilson is expected to remain in the hospital for about three weeks, followed by...

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...Passengers Felicia Brown, 19, and Lekeyla Huger, 19, both of Cross, S.C., were listed in good condition at the hospital Monday afternoon, hospital spokeswoman Karen Shipp said. Charles Prope, who was driving a tanker truck for Howard Sheppard...

Panthers' Hedican out 4-to-8 weeks

...Hospital in Weston, where he underwent surgery to straighten his jaw and wire it shut. He was released from the hospital Monday afternoon. Sutter said Hedican will be sidelined 4-to-8 weeks. "We still haven't gotten the final call as...

Pedestrian hospitalized after hit-and-run in Aiken County in serious condition

...Carolina Highway Patrol is investigating a hit-and-run accident in Aiken County that sent a pedestrian to the hospital Monday. About 9:30 p.m., a light-colored, four-door vehicle was traveling north on Augusta Road near Anthony...


...Saturday.Auto RacingWilson broke his pelvis in wreckBritish driver Justin Wilson hoped to be released from a California hospital Monday after fracturing his pelvis in the IndyCar season finale.Wilson also bruised his lung in the Saturday night crash...

Formula One great Michael Schumacher still in 'critical state' after skiing accident in Alps

...Button posted that "Michael more than anyone has the strength to pull through this."Some fans gathered outside the hospital Monday.Nuravil Raimbekov, a student from Kyrgyzstan who is studying in Grenoble, said Schumacher has been an inspiration...