Farmers kiss camels in defiance of MERS

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="9mODZ5bToUTcZ4CSRQaklvzgR_iuS0Kt" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] Farmers who work daily with camels in Saudi Arabia are posting statements of open defiance to government recommendations to help curb the spread of the more…

GOP whacks Michelle Obama's lunch rules

by -NO AUTHOR- -- WASHINGTON (AP) -- House Republicans are proposing to let some schools opt out of healthier school lunch and breakfast programs if they are losing money. A GOP spending more…

VA scandal reaches Obama

by Garth Kant -- [caption id="attachment_856281" align="aligncenter" width="591" caption="Veterans Affairs Secretary Eric Shinseki"][/caption] WASHINGTON — If the Veterans Administration scandal is a preview of government-run health insurance, then Republicans are rapidly acquiring more…

Obamacare site served just 1 person on Day 1

by Garth Kant -- WASHINGTON — It was widely reported that the Obamacare rollout was a disaster, but it turns out, the calamity was far worse than thought. The Obama administration has more…

VA patient: 'Now I have no nose'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LOS ANGELES TIMES) Three years ago Edward Laird, a 76-year-old Navy veteran, noticed two small blemishes on his nose. His doctor at the Veterans Affairs hospital in Phoenix more…

Woman dies as dentist extracts 20 teeth

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="91bzd5bTqvlNWY2ENzh8UVshr9JgyhlR" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] (WFSB) — ENFIELD, Connecticut -  A local dentist accused of making dangerous decisions and putting lives at risk has had his license suspended and was more…

Nosebleed revives radiation talk in Japan

by -NO AUTHOR- -- TOKYO (AP) — A journalist finds his nose doesn't stop bleeding after visiting the meltdown-stricken Fukushima nuclear plant. He also learns others suffer similar symptoms. The scene from popular more…

U.N.: Tax unhealthy food ASAP

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (REUTERS) — Unhealthy diets pose a greater risk to global health than the increasingly regulated sale of tobacco and governments should move fast to tax harmful food products, more…

Did NSA blackmail Roberts to OK Obamacare?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- U.S. Chief Justice John Roberts may have been blackmailed to approve Obamacare after being spied on by the NSA and CIA, says Larry Klayman, the attorney who has more…

U.S. kids 'too chubby to fight a war'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) — Want to improve national security without spending billions on a new weapons system? Slim down America's kids and teach them to read, some retired generals say. more…