Fukushima releases mysterious steam plume

by Steve Elwart -- The bad news from Fukushima seems to keep coming. New reports say a mysterious steam plume is emanating from the Japanese power plant crippled in the 2011 tsunami. more…

'Good Behavior' more than game to Obamacare

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NPR) Behaving well in elementary school could reduce smoking in later life. At least, that's what hopes, and it's putting money behind the idea. Danebo Elementary in Eugene, more…

'Duck Dynasty' cutie preps for cleft surgery

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (TWITCHY) Jase and Missy Robertson’s daughter Mia is having cleft surgery today. Surgery can be a scary prospect for anyone, but from the looks of things, Mia’s got plenty of more…

Chuck Norris' 12 ways to detox your body

by Chuck Norris -- Mr. Norris, after a month of eating holiday sweets immersed in sugars and saturated fats, I'm ready to flush my body's system for a new year. Any advice more…

Some with dementia find care in far-off lands

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Associated Press) Residents of this facility for people with Alzheimer’s disease toss around a yellow ball and laugh under a cascade with their caregivers in a swimming pool more…

Hospital workers not getting paid

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Weekly Standard) The contractor building the financial management system for Healthcare.gov is being blamed by a Houston hospital for delayed Medicare reimbursements that have caused the hospital to more…