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Grandma in Coma After Saving Grandchild From Hit-and-Run Driver

Karen Baham(LOS ANGELES) -- A grandmother is in a coma and fighting for her life after recently pushing her 8-year-old granddaughter out of the path of a hit-and-run driver and taking the brunt of the impact, according to her family. The driver ran a red light and struck 55-year-old Mae Baham and her 8-year-old grandchild Emonie Baham while they were crossing a marked crosswalk this past Thanksgiving in Inglewood, California, just a few miles southwest of Lost Angeles, police said in a statement. "[S]he pushed me out of the way so I...
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AIDS Day: See How Much Has Changed in Fight Against HIV/AIDS">World AIDS Day: See How Much Has Changed in Fight Against HIV/AIDS

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- The virus that causes AIDS was identified less than 35 years ago but has left a lasting impact on hundreds of millions of people.In 1981, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention published the first known report on AIDS looking at the cases of five men who appeared to have a rare and virulent form of pneumonia that killed two of them. Today, there are 36.9 million people living with HIV/AIDS worldwide -- 1.2 million of them are in the U.S.In honor of...
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New Strategies to Get Your Child to Sleep

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- Do you have trouble getting your child to go to sleep? Don't worry -- you're not alone.On average, the National Sleep Foundation says kids are consistently getting one hour of sleep less than they should every night.So how can you prevent that from happening? Watch the report from ABC's Becky Worley below to find out: Copyright © 2015, ABC Radio. All rights reserved.
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Hoverboards Raise Potential Concerns

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- Hoverboards -- those futuristic-looking, electric powered hands-free skateboards -- are hot gifts this holiday season, but one family reported feeling the heat -- literally -- from their board.Jessica Horne, the mother of a 12-year-old boy in Lafitte, Louisiana, said she saw flames shoot out of both ends of her son's hoverboard when charging its lithium battery with the charger that she said came with the hoverboard. Horne said she believes the board was responsible for setting her house on fire."Both wheels, it was...
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