Patient in Sacramento tested for Ebola

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (SACRAMENTO BEE) Fears of an Ebola outbreak in the United States hit home Tuesday as health officials announced that a patient at a Sacramento hospital was being tested more…

Liberia quarantines Ebola-stricken slum

by -NO AUTHOR- -- MONROVIA, Liberia (AP) -- Hundreds of residents of a seaside slum in Liberia's capital clashed with security forces Wednesday to protest an armed blockade of the peninsula that more…

Feminist demands free tampons for all

by -NO AUTHOR- -- In a scene reminiscent of Sandra Fluke's call for subsidized contraceptives in the United States two years ago, a feminist writer is demanding free tampons for women worldwide. more…

'Obamacare' tax not meeting revenue target

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ASSOCIATED PRESS) — An "Obamacare" tax on medical devices is falling short of its revenue target because thousands of companies aren't paying it, according to a government audit more…

Want a happy marriage? Avoid 3 behaviors

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DAILYSIGNAL) — What men and women do in their single lives makes a difference in their marriages down the road, according to a study released Tuesday by the more…

Heinz recalls baby food for lead in China

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CHICAGO TRIBUNE) — Ketchup maker H.J. Heinz Co has recalled some infant food in eastern China after it was found to contain lead in excess of the allowable more…

Student shows up for new year as transgender

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="g4bDdxbzqLcs37XMxgsv8vTYC8krkVaJ" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] (ASBURY PARK PRESS) — MIDDLETOWN, N.J. – Rachel Pepe, the 13-year-old transgender middle school student who says she was being forced to return to classes more…

Missing Ebola patients found alive

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LONDON GUARDIAN) Liberia has found all 17 suspected Ebola patients who fled a quarantine centre in Monrovia at the weekend and transferred them to another clinic, the country's more…

Even casual pot use damages brain in young

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CARDINAL NEWMAN SOCIETY) — As support for legalized recreational marijuana use increases, some have warned that there is presently little research indicating the effects of low to moderate more…

Feds: Slaughterhouse processed cows with cancer

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NBC BAY AREA) A federal grand jury has indicted four officials at a Northern California slaughterhouse at the center of a massive beef recall, alleging they slaughtered cows more…