Compulsive texting takes toll on teens

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WELL.BLOGS.NYTIMES) — Does your teenager have a texting problem? Teenagers use text messaging more than any other mode of communication, so it may be hard to tell. But more…

Psychologists sued over CIA interrogations

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Washington (CNN)Two psychologists who designed and helped oversee the CIA's harsh interrogation program are now facing a lawsuit filed on behalf of three former CIA prisoners who allegedly more…

'VA is Lying!' billboards shame Congress, feds

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_2526505" align="aligncenter" width="601"] "Va is Lying! Veterans are Dying!" billboards are setting the VA's teeth on edge. (Credit: KTAR via VA is Lying Facebook page)[/caption] An organization more…

America succumbs to viral mystery madness

by -NO AUTHOR- -- We hear about them almost daily. "Mentally ill" loners who slaughter a classroom of students before shooting themselves; young Americans, male and female, who travel overseas to join more…

School 1st in U.S. to dump chairs for kids

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CBSNEWS) — Companies across the country are ditching traditional workspaces and "raising" employees' desks with standing desks. They're so popular the White House wants $700,000 to buy them more…

Why elephants rarely get cancer

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON POST) — You’ve heard that elephants never forget, but did you know they almost never get cancer, either? It turns out that just 4.8 percent of known more…

Medicare costs to increase for 15 million

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON EXAMINER) An old federal policy could cause more than 10 million Americans to get a higher Medicare bill next year. A small provision in Medicare's policy will more…