Obama threatens veto as fetal-pain bill passes House

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Catholic News Agency) Despite passing the U.S. House of Representatives, a bill to prohibit abortions after 20 weeks of pregnancy faces an uncertain future as President Obama's administration more…

Hockey boy pummeled, parents demand charges

by Joe Kovacs -- [ooyala code="RsMHNqYzouVC6tMq7dT4qlKmwPU6nNX4"] The parents of a 16-year-old hockey player are demanding criminal charges be filed against another boy who ripped their son's helmet off and mercilessly pummeled his more…

AMA declares obesity a disease

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CBS News) The American Medical Association has officially recognized obesity as a disease, a decision that could change the way physicians and insurance companies deal with the condition. The more…

Democrat: 'Morally outrageous' to ban late-term abortions

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNSNews.com) – Rep. Jerrold Nadler (D-N.Y.) said Tuesday it is “particularly morally outrageous” to ban abortions after five months of pregnancy. “It is morally outrageous, frankly,” Nadler said about more…

Airline has 'XL class' for chubster fliers

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ABC.NET.AU) — Samoa Air, the world's first airline to charge people according to their weight, is set to introduce an 'XL class' to cater for bigger passengers. The more…

Study: Yoga better for brain than exercise

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (TELEGRAPH) — Researchers report that a single, short session of the popular Hatha yoga significantly improves working as it improves memory, speed and focus, more so than regular more…

What not to do when you're lost

by Creek Stewart -- A recent television trailer promoting the Hollywood blockbuster remake of the famous "Hansel and Gretel" fairytale has reminded me of a very simple but important survival strategy if more…

Nigella Lawson's husband cautioned by cops

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NYDAILYNEWS) — The art tycoon husband of sexy celebrity chef Nigella Lawson admitted to cops Monday that he attacked and throttled her at a London restaurant. Charles Saatchi’s more…

Scammers use Obamacare to steal seniors IDs

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WWJ-TV) – DETROIT  – They say what you don’t know can’t hurt you. But, a new scam is banking on seniors having a limited knowledge of so-called “Obamacare.” more…