Peanut exec faces prison for salmonella outbreak

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (USA TODAY) Former peanut company executive Stewart Parnell faces a potential sentence of life behind bars Monday for his 2014 conviction on crimes behind a salmonella outbreak blamed more…

Obama boots kids with cancer from White House park

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON POST) — The U.S. Secret Service ordered hundreds of parents and their cancer-stricken children out of Lafayette Square on Saturday night, barricading the park for at least more…

7 heart attacks during Beijing Marathon

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (SCMP) — Six runners and one race official suffered heart attacks during yesterday's Beijing Marathon. One was a 30-year-old man who suddenly passed out just 4km from the more…

Report: WHO botched Ebola rapid response

by -NO AUTHOR- -- KENEMA, Sierra Leone (AP) -- Something didn't smell right. As a worker at Kenema Government Hospital mixed a batch of chlorine on a broiling August day, he noticed more…

3 in Missouri die of West Nile-virus complications

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Associated Press) The Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services says two St. Louis-area residents have recently died of complications from West Nile virus. The St. Louis Post-Dispatch more…

Scientists seek OK to genetically modify embryos

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BBC News) Researchers at the Francis Crick Institute in London want to use a controversial genetic technique to carry out research into infertility. The embryos would be destroyed more…

Obama dubbed 'most powerful enemy' of helpless babies

by Greg Corombos -- [caption id="attachment_2394905" align="aligncenter" width="600"] President Obama in the Oval Office (White House photo)[/caption] The House of Representatives passed two pro-life bills on Friday, one to freeze funding for more…