Manny Edwards fights off wilderness injury

by Manny Edwards -- A sprained ankle is the most common injury in athletics and outdoor activities. Manny Edwards shows you how to improvise a wrap for a sprained ankle if you more…

GOP governor backs Medicaid expansion in state

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (THE TENNESSEAN) In a major policy move, Gov. Bill Haslam has announced the new Insure Tennessee plan, a two-year pilot program that would provide health care coverage to more…

Senate confirms NRA foe as surgeon general

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="pmZ2dicjqe2iMC-AsJdqIPTC6ZWPSkOh" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] (WASHINGTON POST) President Obama's pick to serve as the next surgeon general was confirmed Monday evening more than a year and half after being nominated, more…

'Nobody is born gay'

by Jack Minor -- [caption id="attachment_1507615" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Billboard by Parents and Friends of Ex-Gays and Gays, or PFOX[/caption] An organization supporting what has been called the least protected of all minority more…

Supremes won't lift block on abortion law

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (USA TODAY) The U.S. Supreme Court has declined to weigh in on a controversial Arizona law that would have restricted medication abortions. Planned Parenthood Arizona and Tucson Women's more…

Men who like spicy food have higher testosterone

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (TELEGRAPH) — French gourmets have traditionally shunned hot, spicy food – so they may be a little piqued by a study indicating that curry-loving men have higher testosterone. more…

Single Ebola outbreak gives virus new life

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NBC NEWS) An especially deadly outbreak of Ebola burned unseen in a remote part of Sierra Leone for several weeks, giving public health experts a reality check. It's more…

Salty food, belching cows win in final budget

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NYTIMES) — WASHINGTON — Health insurance companies preserved their tax breaks. Farmers and ranchers were spared having to report on pollution from manure. Tourist destinations like Las Vegas more…