Florida: Zika investigations eating up funds

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ABC NEWS) Florida mosquito control officials worry they won't be able to keep up their efforts to contain the bugs that carry Zika without federal funding, even as more…

'Heat dome' warning expands to 26 states

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NBC NEWS) Warnings of blistering temperatures were expanded Friday to include parts of 26 states as a days-long "heat dome" scorched much of the nation, triggering dangerous thunderstorms. more…

Man hired to have sex with children

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BBC News) In some remote southern regions of Malawi, it's traditional for girls to be made to have sex with a paid sex worker known as a "hyena" more…

Researchers: Chicken odor 'prevents malaria'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BBC News) The smell from a live chicken could help protect against malaria, researchers have found. Ethiopian and Swedish scientists discovered that malarial mosquitoes tend to avoid chickens more…

Nursing home fined for keeping patient alive!

by Bob Unruh -- In a court decision that takes euthanasia – the deliberate killing of people sometimes with their approval – to an entirely new level, judges in Belgium have ordered a nursing more…

New brain map identifies 97 new regions

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNN) — A new 21st century map of the human brain contains 180 distinct areas in each hemisphere, including 97 previously undiscovered territories, research published Wednesday in the more…

1st homegrown Zika case in Florida?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CBS NEWS) Florida health officials are investigating what may be the first case of Zika virus in the U.S. transmitted by a mosquito. The patient does not appear more…