Vermont governor signs 'death with dignity' law

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [iframe src="http://embed.newsinc.com/Single/iframe.html?WID=2&VID=24832778&freewheel=91417&sitesection=wnd&height=332&width=590" height=332 width=590 frameborder=no scrolling=no noresize marginwidth=0px marginheight=0px] (LATIMES) — With the strokes from three gubernatorial pens, Vermont on Monday became the fourth state in the country more…

20% of purses: More bacteria than toilet

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (MEDICALNEWSTODAY) — Astonishingly, a high percentage of women's handbags carry more bacteria than the average toilet, says British company Initial Washroom Hygiene. The company reported that, on average, more…

Michelle takes obesity fight to zoos

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNSNEWS) — First Lady Michelle Obama has expanded her anti-obesity campaign to museums, enlisting them to offer “healthy food options,” and change their menus. Mrs. Obama’s “Let’s Move!” more…

Arkansas abortion law blocked by judge

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (New York Times) A federal judge on Friday temporarily blocked enforcement of one of the country's most stringent abortion laws, an Arkansas ban on the procedure at the more…

Jimmy Carter: 'I do not favor' legalizing pot

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Politico) The haze surrounding Jimmy Carter's position on marijuana legalization has lifted. Six months after the former president told a Georgia crowd he supported state efforts to legalize more…

State's 'heartbeat' abortion law blocked

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Washington Times) A federal judge Friday temporarily blocked a first-of-its-kind Arkansas law that would effectively have prevented most abortions after 12 weeks of pregnancy. U.S. District Judge Susan more…