Study: Journalists operate at lower level than average

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Business Insider)Journalists' brains show a lower-than-average level of executive functioning, according to a new study, which means they have a below-average ability to regulate their emotions, suppress biases, more…

Marines bring life-saving medical tech to front lines

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Emphasizing that the successful treatment of war-time injuries mostly depends on "timely diagnosis and intervention," the Marine Corps is bringing new potentially life-saving technology to the front lines, more…

Minnesota retreats from ban on female genital mutilation

by Leo Hohmann -- [caption id="attachment_1207315" align="aligncenter" width="596"] In Minnesota, there's no limit to how far some politicians will stoop to accommodate the state's growing Somali population, which is resettled there by more…

Nevada becomes 8th state to ban conversion therapy

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Reno Gazette-Journal) Gov. Brian Sandoval signed a bill Wednesday that would ban mental health professionals from preforming sexual conversion therapy on minors under the age of 18. Senate more…

Chuck Norris laments 'food deserts'

by Chuck Norris -- [caption id="attachment_226313" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Chuck Norris[/caption] Famous Louisiana chef Paul Prudhomme once said, "You don't need a silver fork to eat good food." The problem is, when we more…