Bumblebee memorial service at Target store

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (The Oregonian) Fifty thousand bumblebees will be honored in a memorial this weekend at the Wilsonville Target where a majority of the insects died. State officials directly linked more…

Feds yank 'junk food' from schools

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (AP) High-calorie sports drinks and candy bars will be removed from school vending machines and cafeteria lines as soon as next year, replaced with diet drinks, granola bars more…

Rick Perry calls 2nd session for abortion vote

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CBS NEWS) Gov. Rick Perry on Wednesday called a second special session of the Texas Legislature to pass widespread abortion restrictions across the nation's second-largest state, after the more…

Child Protective Services drops controversial case

by Gina Loudon -- Abruptly, and shortly after an audit was announced for California's Child Protective Services, the agency has completed its controversial investigation into one family's actions, and confirmed there will more…

Supremes open marriage to homosexuals

by -NO AUTHOR- -- The U.S. Supreme Court today struck down the federal Defense of Marriage Act as a violation of the constitutional provision for equal protection. It was one of two more…

'Unruly mob' prevents lawmakers from finishing work

by John Griffing -- Democrats in Texas who staged an unprecedented filibuster to block restrictions that would reduce the number of abortions, improve safety and require abortionists to have admitting privileges at more…

NYC area under attack from Asian tiger mosquito

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="xsc2V0Yzrg4vzjXWiazMsEH85x9SlmR0"] (NEWYORK.CBSLOCAL) — HILLSDALE, N.J. — New Jersey is under attack – not by annoying but harmless cicadas, but by a truly nasty creature that buzzes and more…

You can be prey … or you can be predator

by Creek Stewart -- In nature, animals are born with a certain destiny: They are either predators or prey. A caribou cannot choose to hunt the wolf, and a shark cannot choose more…