Teen dies after single punch from classmate

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="R2ODdncjpkJq331DLaIvUbjo1Kcf8fE5" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] (KOMONEWS) — GRANITE FALLS, Wash. -- An 18-year-old high school student in Granite Falls was killed when he was punched by a fellow student at more…

Doctors demand feds provide birth control

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON EXAMINER) The nation’s obstetricians and gynecologists are calling on the federal government to provide access to free or affordable birth control to all women, especially the poor more…

FDA: Allow 'gay' men to donate blood

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="M2eTRncjq-sxd3JFASNbyHTsWRLItQEn" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] (WASHINGTON EXAMINER) Gay and bisexual men soon may be able to donate blood. The Food and Drug Administration said Tuesday it favors replacing a lifetime more…

Reading on iPads, Kindles in bed ruin sleep

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="NvaTRncjr5SaqDAtPosXt7gTWr4q8TIa" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] (DAILYMAIL) — Snuggling up with a good book in bed has long been seen as a way to wind down at the end of the more…

Rules set for manipulating genetics of unborn

by Bob Unruh -- The British Parliament is considering lifting a ban on new medical techniques that would result in a child having three or four parents. "This is high-tech medicine at more…

Singer Joe Cocker dies at 70

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="J3bzRncjqoZuBzh96eyZrQdToUzfdkBN" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] (CNN) — Joe Cocker, the British blues-rock singer whose raspy voice brought plaintive soul to such hits as "You Are So Beautiful" and the duet more…

7 teen girls get pregnant on school trip

by Joe Kovacs -- School field trips aren't what they used to be. Just ask the furious parents of seven teenage girls who became pregnant on a five-day school trip to Sarajevo, more…

Ebola survivor's blood used to seek cure

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CBC) — For months, Vanderbilt University researcher Dr. James Crowe has been desperately seeking access to the blood of U.S. Ebola survivors, hoping to extract the proteins that more…