Man bites off cousin's ear in fight, swallows it

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NYDAILYNEWS) — A Connecticut man bit off his cousin’s earlobe and swallowed it during a violent argument over loud music, police said. Emilio Mendoza, 27, of Stamford, Conn. more…

Hospital lets nurses opt out of abortions

by Bob Unruh -- A major New York City hospital has changed its guidelines and implemented new procedures after a nurse sued for forcing her to participation in an abortion in violation more…

40 years of freedom for Navy hero marked

by -NO AUTHOR- -- It's been exactly 40 years since Jeremiah Denton, who retired as a Navy admiral, was freed from captivity as a prisoner of war by the North Vietnamese in more…

IBM puts supercomputer to work on cancer

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FRANCE24) — IBM is putting its Watson supercomputer to work fighting cancer, in what is described as the first commercial program of its kind to use "big data" more…

Expert: 'Sleep texting' problem among teens

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (PHILADELPHIA.CBSLOCAL) — Teenagers are prolific texters. But now’s there’s evidence that they are even doing it in their sleep. It’s called sleep texting. “It’s just what you’d think more…

Fort Hood hero: Obama 'betrayed' me

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ABCNEWS.GO) — Three years after the White House arranged a hero's welcome at the State of the Union address for the Fort Hood police sergeant and her partner more…

Ben Carson: 'Stand up to the bullies'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (MEDIAITE) Newfound conservative hero Dr. Benjamin Carson appeared on Fox’s Your World this afternoon to respond to his detractors who’ve called his National Prayer Day speech before the president “inappropriate” and “offensive” given the more…

Bin Laden shooter has no health care, pension

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (USNEWS) — This month's Esquire and today's Washington Post highlight a tragic personal story—the Navy SEAL who killed Osama bin Laden, known pseudonymously as "the Shooter," retired from more…

U.S. birth rate hit historic low in 2011

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ABCNEWS.GO) — Americans had fewer babies in 2011 than in any year before, according to an annual summary of vital statistics. In 2011, 3,953,593 babies were born in more…