Fredrick Kunkle

ReporterWashington, D.C.

The latest from Fredrick

Study: an older person’s cognitive complaints and slower pace of walking suggest higher dementia risk

  • Aug 1, 2014

Mayo Clinic scientists find a possible new link between an abnormal brain protein and the onset of dementia.

  • Jul 16, 2014

New research shows sleep disorders may raise Alzheimer’s risk; moderate exercise may prevent dementia

  • Jul 14, 2014

Researchers search for simple, inexpensive methods to identify people at risk of Alzheimer’s disease.

  • Jul 13, 2014

State Del. Michael J. Hough scores a decisive victory over Minority Leader David R. Brinkley.

  • Jun 25, 2014

Notoriety is casting a bit of a shadow on the race for three seats representing the 24th District.

  • Jun 18, 2014

A tea-party-allied challenger wants to topple the Senate minority leader.

  • Jun 16, 2014

Del. Cardin welcomed Baltimore rapper Ski Money’s support — but then criminal charges came to light.

  • Jun 6, 2014

The newly elected president says he would seek U.S. military aid to help end the crisis.

  • May 28, 2014

Kiev presses assault against rebels, warns precision-guided arms will be used if separatists continue fighting.

  • May 27, 2014

Our correspondent in Donetsk describes how the seize of the airport took place on Monday.

  • May 27, 2014

Military forces and rebels vie for the facility in Donetsk as the president-elect pledges to unite the nation.

  • May 26, 2014

He avoids a runoff that could have further destabilized the country, which has been racked by months of unrest.

  • May 25, 2014

“The young generation wants to live in Ukraine, and the older generation wants to live in Russia.”

  • May 24, 2014

The Russian leader also voices hope for better relations with the United States after the Ukraine crisis eases.

  • May 23, 2014

Fighting broke out shortly after 5 a.m. at a rebel-controlled checkpoint.

  • May 23, 2014

New fighting erupts in eastern Ukraine between rebels and the army three days before crucial elections.

  • May 22, 2014

Ahead of election, fears of a civil war recede as Russia offers assurances, tycoon steps up anti-separatist effort.

  • May 21, 2014

Ukraine’s richest man had urged employees to demonstrate against pro-Russian activists in the east.

  • May 20, 2014

Kiev-backed forces lack equipment and discipline; separatists urgently seek more fighters, including women.

  • May 20, 2014
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