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…

Think EMP attack would only cut power?

by F. Michael Maloof -- [caption id="attachment_339649" align="alignright" width="300" caption="Carlsbad aftermath"][/caption] You've seen the warnings about an EMP attack, how it would shut down electronics so you couldn't manage your bank account, fill more…

Sheriffs called out to fight the law

by Michael Carl -- A high-profile former sheriff who once sued the U.S. government over its gun regulations – and won – says it's the local sheriff who will have to defend more…

'Evil gene' in Sandy Hook killer?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- A Christian evangelist and best-selling author of dozens of books has a tip for scientists who have launched a study of the DNA of Sandy Hook killer Adam more…

75 watt bulbs gone; 40s, 60s in bull's-eye

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Let's see, compact fluorescent lamps are feared as a fire hazard that could burn down your home, may damage skin, contain mercury so that if one is broken, more…