Millions in Ebola funds unaccounted for

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Deutsche Welle) Sierra Leone has failed to properly account for almost a third of the money it earmarked to fight the Ebola epidemic, according to an audit. More more…

Crowds attack Ebola facility, health workers

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Reuters) Crowds destroyed an Ebola facility and attacked health workers in central Guinea on rumours that the Red Cross was planning to disinfect a school, a government spokesman more…

Bill would fine parents for overweight kids

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Asssociated Press) Legislators in Puerto Rico are debating a bill that would fine parents of obese children up to $800 if they don't lose weight. The bill aims more…

'Megadroughts' predicted to ravage Southwest

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (SFGate) The Southwest, including California, along with the Great Plains states, will endure long-lasting "megadroughts" in the second half of this century, worse by far than anything seen more…

Newborn makes medical history

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (New York Post) A 6-day-old baby boy in Arizona is the youngest medical patient in history to successfully receive a heart transplant, hospital officials said. "They never gave more…

U.S. OKs Manning's sex-change hormones

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (USA TODAY) WASHINGTON — In a first for the Army, Chelsea Manning, the convicted national-security secrets leaker, has been approved for hormone therapy for transition to a woman more…

Rumored measles parties are just that – rumors

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Yahoo!News) The Internet has been buzzing with news about "measles parties" in the Bay area, where parents supposedly expose their unvaccinated children to one with measles in the more…