Flesh-eating disease sweeps across Middle East

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (INDEPENDENT) A disfiguring tropical disease is sweeping across the Middle East as a combination of heavy conflict and a breakdown of health care facilities in Isis-occupied areas leaves more…

States make it harder to skip vaccines

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (PEWTRUSTS) — When Jennifer Stella’s two children were babies, she made sure they got all the usual vaccines. But when one started having seizures and the other developed more…

Murdered gorilla seen 'protecting' child

by -NO AUTHOR- -- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H1--uIZf5uY (DAILYMAIL) — New video footage of Harambe the gorilla suggests he was trying to protect a four-year-old boy who fell into the zoo enclosure just minutes before more…

Honolulu to let kids with lice stay in class

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CBSNEWS) — Honolulu students who get lice next year can stay in schools that are included in a new education department policy. Schools currently send students home for more…

Dad yanks sons from school over girl in bathroom

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [jwplayer RRAxyLzq] A Michigan father didn't exactly get the response he was expecting when he asked one of his sons a simple question routinely posed by parents all over the country: more…

17 dead in fire at unlicensed nursing home

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Kiev, Ukraine (CNN)Seventeen people died after a fire broke out Sunday morning at an illegally-run home for the elderly near Kiev, Ukraine's capital, officials said. Ukraine's Deputy Prime more…