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…

Shark photobombs family photo

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="hrZTFhajqQVWQ6QBw-egLPWYdOgvVwk1" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d" autoplay="t"] (KTLA) — June Emerson made a startling discovery while reviewing the photos she took during a visit to Manhattan Beach on Friday. Among the images more…

Lightning kills 8 Christians at church

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (MIRROR) — Lightning has struck a church in Malawi, killing eight worshippers and injuring a number of others. Several members of a Seventh Day Adventist church in the more…

Dad loses 30 pounds to save baby daughter's life

by Drew Zahn -- [caption id="attachment_600897" align="alignright" width="300" caption="Jazlyn and Eduardo Camargo"][/caption] She was only five months old, but little Jazlyn Camargo of Bridgeport, Ill., was in need of something far too more…

U.S. urged to name CEO to run Obamacare

by -NO AUTHOR- -- WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The White House is coming under pressure from some of its closest allies on healthcare reform to name a chief executive to run its federal more…

Rabbi severs baby's penis in circumcision

by -NO AUTHOR- -- PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – A local rabbi is being sued after allegedly botching a bris, the traditional Jewish circumcision ritual, and severing a newborn boy’s penis. The incident detailed more…