Naked-image body scanners removed from airports

by Bob Unruh -- The X-ray body scanners that produced naked images of airline passengers have been removed from U.S. airports, officials have confirmed. But it's unlikely the issue of privacy for more…

Tea-party firecracker joins WND team

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [caption id="attachment_446323" align="alignright" width="175" caption="Gina Loudon, Ph.D."][/caption] Coming from the unique perspective as media commentator, mental-health expert and homeschooling mom of five, Gina Loudon, Ph.D., today officially joins more…

Sebelius-Obamacare scandal percolating

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FOX NEWS) Congressional Republicans on Thursday escalated their call for an independent investigation into whether Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius broke the law when she sought more…

Religious fundamentalism a 'mental illness'?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Raw Story) A leading neurologist at the University of Oxford said this week that recent developments meant that science may one day be able to identify religious fundamentalism more…

'Flushed' baby released from hospital

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Associated Press) A Chinese newborn who was trapped in a sewer pipe moments after his birth has been released from hospital into the care of his grandparents. Local more…

Obamacare slush fund fuels lobbying concerns

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Forbes) A little-noticed part of President Obama's Affordable Care Act channels some $12.5 billion into a vaguely defined "Prevention and Public Health Fund" over the next decade–and some more…

ACLU sues over 'selective abortion' ban

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Associated Press) Civil rights groups on Wednesday sued Arizona to block a 2011 law banning abortions based on the race or sex of the child that makes it more…

Man lives 15 years with pencil in head

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Agence France-Presse) German surgeons identified and removed a pencil from a man's head that had been lodged there for around 15 years, it emerged this week. It seems more…