1st U.S. chikungunya-virus infections

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (National Geographic) Two people in South Florida are the first to contract a debilitating mosquito-borne disease called chikungunya within the continental United States. The disease, which causes severe more…

Chuck Norris connects vaccines, allergies

by Chuck Norris -- Many experts are already pointing to 2014 as clouding up to be one of the worst allergy seasons on record. It will certainly be among the longest, starting more…

Michelle O declares war on Chick-fil-A

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Townhall) The First Lady of these United States has declared war on Chick-fil-A. It seems the home of plump juicy breasts and hot buttered buns has run afoul more…

Pro-life midwife sues for discrimination

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (The Local) A Swedish nurse who was fired for refusing to perform abortions due to her religious beliefs has enlisted the help of an American Christian legal organization more…

Teen mom abandons newborn in dumpster

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (KHOU-TV) HOUSTON – Baby Carlos, who was found abandoned in a dumpster, is completely healthy and doing really well. He is staying with friends of his biological family. At more…

'Gay' population smaller than thought

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (World Magazine) Less than 4 percent of the U.S. population identifies as gay, lesbian, or bisexual, a surprisingly small number given the outsized influence they have had on more…

'State-napped' teen meets GOP lawmakers

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Wheelchair-bound Justina Pelletier, the 15-year-old girl effectively "state-napped" for 16 months by the Massachusetts Department of Children and Families (DCF) and Boston Children's Hospital, appeared on Capitol Hill more…