Lesbians see red over sperm fee

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (The Local) A lesbian couple in County Östergötland has reported the county council to the Swedish Equality Ombudsman, for making them pay 3,000 kronor ($457) for two inseminations. more…

Yosemite campers contacted over hantavirus deaths

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Sacramento Bee) The National Park Service has dispatched a top Colorado-based epidemic specialist and a Washington-based public health official to investigate the dangerous airborne disease that recently killed more…

Obama sneezes, blames it on Republicans

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON EXAMINER) — During a campaign stop in Colorado today, President Obama sneezed as he defended his health care plan. “It gives me a cold just thinking about more…

Christians devise new anti-bullying idea

by Bob Unruh -- Two of the leading Christian advocates in the U.S. have combined efforts to come up with a way to measure school anti-bullying policies for their fairness to all more…

2 die in Legionnaires' outbreak tied to Marriott

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CHICAGO TRIBUNE) — Two people have died after contracting Legionnaires' disease in an outbreak linked to a downtown Marriott hotel this summer, Chicago Department of Public Health officials more…

Smoking pot before age 18 decreases IQ

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DETROIT FREE PRESS) — Teens who routinely smoke marijuana risk a long-term drop in their IQ, a new study suggests. The researchers didn't find the same IQ dip more…

Feds warn of tattoo-ink health risk

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FDA.GOV) — Tempted to get a tattoo? Today, people from all walks of life have tattoos, which might lead you to believe that tattoos are completely safe. But more…

Court blasts negative same-sex ballot title

by Bob Unruh -- The Minnesota Supreme Court has slapped down an apparent attempt to inject partisan politics into the title of a proposed constitutional amendment on marriage, ordering the state to more…

Circumcision's benefits outweigh risks

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CBSNEWS) — The health benefits from male circumcision outweigh the risks, says the American Academy of Pediatrics in its latest guidelines on the controversial procedure published Monday. In more…