CDC: Serious birth defect on rise

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNN)An increasing number of babies are being born with a serious birth defect, gastroschisis, and it's got scientists concerned. The condition causes the intestines, and sometimes organs such more…

100,000 dead seabirds in Alaska

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNN)As he walked on a beach in the western Prince William Sound town of Whittier, seabird biologist David Irons was startled when he saw hundreds of white lumps more…

EPA honcho loses job over Flint water crisis

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_2863654" align="aligncenter" width="601"] Susan Hedman[/caption] A regional Environmental Protection Agency administrator has lost her job over the rising Flint, Michigan, water crisis, over accusations she didn't take more…

Chipotle accused of hiding E. coli outbreak

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_2838054" align="aligncenter" width="602"] Chipotle has been fighting off legal challenges over its food safety procedures.[/caption] Chipotle has been slapped with a class-action lawsuit accusing the chain's higher-ups more…

Huge snowstorm to hit East Coast

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNN) Philadelphia is under a blizzard watch from Friday evening into Sunday morning, according to the National Weather Service. With Philadelphia joining Washington, Baltimore and New York, nearly more…

Miracle: Man 'frozen to death' resuscitated

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Paramedics believed 25-year-old Justin Smith was dead when they arrived on scene. The Pennsylvania man had no pulse, no blood pressure, and had turned blue. Smith had gone more…