When a hard-working father of seven faced the horror of losing one of his legs, he nearly gave up.
An 85-year-old man who lost part of his leg after a public bus hit him in a Southern California crosswalk settled a lawsuit Monday for $15 million — just before a jury reached a verdict that would have given him even more.
One night after the Red Sox and Yankees played another of their four-hour grudge matches, Fenway Park was friendly again, hosting a softball game between the Wounded Warriors Amputee Softball Team and a group of Boston Marathon first responders to raise money for victims of the April 15 attacks.
A wounded Navy veteran who became the first amputee to return to active duty is trying out for a spot on the Los Angeles Dodgers roster.
Melissa Alvarado is a proud mother of three and a manager at a grocery store bakery. The Tujunga resident lost her left leg this past May after a severe fall and an infection.
A Los Angeles actor and director has found himself at the center of a public relations kerfuffle, after it was found that his image, minus a leg, has been used to warn of the dangers of diabetes.