Ice Bucket horror kills firefighter

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNN) — A Kentucky firefighter has died, weeks after participating in an ALS Ice Bucket Challenge that went horribly wrong. Electricity from a power line shocked four firefighters more…

Tax refunds cut for Obamacare recipients

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DETROIT FREE PRESS) — A significant benefit of the Affordable Care Act is the opportunity to receive money-saving tax credits up front to cut the overall cost of more…

Alleged rape victim, 14, 'was used as bait'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNN) — It's an unimaginable horror. A 14-year-old girl with special needs allegedly was raped at school after a teacher's aide persuaded her to act as bait to more…

PayPal billionaire looks to 'cure' death

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (TELEGRAPH) — An hour into my conversation with Peter Thiel the conversation turns, as it seems conversations with Thiel often do, to the question of death. ‘Basically,’ Thiel more…

Ebola burial team attacked despite lockdown

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Reuters) A team burying Ebola victims was attacked in Sierra Leone's capital on Saturday, a member of parliament said, as some residents defied a three-day lockdown aimed at more…

No contact: Life inside Ebola outbreak

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNN) The first body we had to bury was at a village called Gbanyawalu. When the corpse was turned over on his back for swabbing, it took in more…

Texas: 700 infants exposed to TB at hospital

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (KDFW-TV) More than 700 infants at an El Paso hospital have been exposed to tuberculosis by an employee infected with the disease, according to public health officials. The more…