11 GOP lawmakers formally back Hobby Lobby

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Washington Times) Eleven Republican members of Congress are challenging the contraception insurance mandate in President Obama's health care law by formally backing Hobby Lobby, the Oklahoma-based chain of more…

Newtown shooter Lanza had sensory disorder

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Washington Times) Adam Lanza, the Newtown, Conn., teenager who shot and killed 20 Sandy Hook Elementary School students and six staffers — and then himself — in December, more…

Woman sues over abortion nightmare

by -NO AUTHOR- -- By Garth Kant A Colorado woman is suing Planned Parenthood of the Rocky Mountains and one of its doctors for an abortion nightmare that included an emergency room more…

20% health-insurance hike for some Californians?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE) Bay Area consumers could see health insurance rates rise by more than 20 percent under proposals being considered by state lawmakers to carry out the more…

Rocky Mountain high: Pot tourism on way

by -NO AUTHOR- -- DENVER (AP) — Marijuana tourism is on the way to Colorado, under a recommendation made Tuesday by a state task force to regulate the drug made legal by more…

State wants to stop abortions at 20 weeks

by Taylor Rose -- The North Dakota Senate has voted 30-17 to ban abortions after 20 weeks of pregnancy, citing evidence of fetal pain. The move is just the latest effort to more…

Obama hands out free health care to Pakistanis

by Steve Peacock -- The Obama administration is preparing to give free health care to Pakistanis even as Americans who cannot get health insurance because of pre-existing conditions soon will be rejected more…

'Knockout Game' perp shot, killed

by Colin Flaherty -- Tiffany Thompson got her wish: Demetrius Murphy met the "Right Person" and he will not be playing the Knockout Game any more. Ever. A St. Louis homeowner shot more…

Cancer survivor, 11, catches fire in hospital

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (OREGONLIVE) — On a recent Saturday morning, an 11-year-old girl ran screaming from her room at Doernbecher Children's Hospital, the front of her T-shirt aflame. Now, as Ireland more…