NYC sues FedEx for shipping cigarettes to homes

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) New York City has sued FedEx Corp, accusing the package delivery company of illegally delivering millions of contraband cigarettes to people's homes, violating a 2006 settlement. Monday's more…

Japan radiation poisoning America?

by Steve Elwart -- [caption id="attachment_601167" align="aligncenter" width="600" caption="Some tuna caught off California is showing evidence of radiation poisoning. (RT photo)"][/caption] Like a slow-motion train wreck, the Fukushima nuclear plant disaster is more…

Obamacare website chieftain to retire

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (REUTERS) — U.S. health official Michelle Snyder, who oversaw the building of the troubled Obamacare website, HealthCare.gov, is retiring from her job as chief operating officer at the more…

Car-dealership workers hit by Obamacare

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NBCNEWS) — The 41 employees of Extreme Dodge in Jackson, Mich., are very familiar with trade-ins, but this year they’re learning about trade-offs as they come face to more…

U.K. snatches chubster kids from families

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (EXPRESS) — One child had a BMI measurement of 35, which for a six-foot man would mean weighing 19st. Britain's obesity epidemic, which sees NHS hospitals dealing with more…

Howard Dean: Scrap Obamacare mandate

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON TIMES) Former Democratic National Committee Chairman Howard Dean said Monday that the mandate in President Obama’s health care law stipulating that virtually all Americans must buy health insurance or more…

Homeless recruited for Fukushima clean-up

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Reuters) - Seiji Sasa hits the train station in this northern Japanese city before dawn most mornings to prowl for homeless men. He isn't a social worker. He's more…

Brain-dead girl's family granted extension

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE) (12-30) 17:04 PST Oakland -- A judge has extended a temporary restraining order prohibiting Children's Hospital Oakland from removing Jahi McMath from a ventilator, the hospital and family said Monday. The temporary more…

Pregnant nurse fired for refusing flu vaccine

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LANCASTERONLINE) — Dreonna Breton was very concerned about her fourth pregnancy. Now she and her husband, Jeremy, are worried about paying their bills after she was fired from more…