Surgeon 'took kidney from wrong patient'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNN)Massachusetts health authorities are investigating an allegation that a surgeon removed a kidney from the wrong patient. "We are aware of this serious allegation, and are investigating in more…

DEA: Marijuana still illegal under federal law

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (USA TODAY) Marijuana advocates who hoped the cascade of states moving to legalize medical marijuana would soften the federal stance on the drug faced disappointment Thursday as the more…

Almost all lice now treatment-resistant

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (SEEKER) — The vast majority of head lice in the United States are now resistant to most over-the-counter treatments, meaning that it's now especially difficult to vanquish the more…

Silicon Valley giants look to cheat death

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (EASTBAYTIMES) — Hang around Silicon Valley for awhile and the obsession with immortality is clear. Techies want to solve that granddaddy of problems: Death. Peter Thiel, the billionaire more…

Divers mystified as Olympic pool turns green

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NBCCHICAGO) — The diving pool at the Rio Olympics has turned green, and inquiring minds -- like silver-medal-winning U.S. diver David Boudia -- aren't sure why. Tom Daley, more…

School staffer accused of repeatedly raping boy

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BOSTON HERALD) — A special needs paraprofessional accused of using candy and murder threats to repeatedly rape a disabled Malden High School teen was allowed to go free more…