Primary-care doctors growing scarce

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (San Francisco Chronicle) Roughly 4 million additional Californians are expected to obtain health insurance by 2014 through the federal health law, an expansion that will likely exacerbate the more…

Colorado's 1st marijuana den shut down

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Denver Post) The first recreational pot den to open in Colorado has already closed its doors, after a dispute with its landlord. The White Horse Inn, in the more…

Dem braintrust: 'The Case for Death Panels'

by Aaron Klein -- Providing health care to younger people offers “better value” since the elderly are “not going to live very long anyway,” contended a blogger for the liberal Slate magazine. more…

Now radio waves coming from your faucet?

by Bob Unruh -- You've heard about concerns over smart meters that transmit intimate details of power consumption by radio waves, as well as the related dangers from the transmissions from cell more…

Showdown over 'gay-conversion therapy' ban

by Chelsea Schilling -- SACRAMENTO – California's law banning any counseling that discourages acting on homosexual attraction is again facing a major legal challenge in federal court. Today, Liberty Counsel, a nonprofit more…

Abortion fights heat up as Roe v. Wade turns 40

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON TIMES) Pro-life forces have legislative momentum across the country heading into 2013, but pro-choice supporters also see plenty of opportunities to win in and out of the more…

Birds falling from sky in Tennessee

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (MOUNTAIN PRESS) Residents and those passing by near Dogwood Hills subdivision on Boyd Creek Highway Sunday afternoon were met with an unusual scene. Dozens of dead birds littered more…

Primary-care physicians growing scarce

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE) Roughly 4 million additional Californians are expected to obtain health insurance by 2014 through the federal health law, an expansion that will likely exacerbate the more…

Study: Old age begins at 59 years, 2 months

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (TELEGRAPH) — Government researchers who interviewed 2,162 Britons found that the moment we believe we have reached old age is precisely 59 years, two months and two weeks. more…

Senate deal said to avert 'dairy cliff'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (APNEWS.MYWAY) — A potential doubling of milk prices will be averted as part of the compromise that White House and congressional bargainers reached on wide-ranging legislation to avert more…