'Legal personhood' sought for chimps

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LIFENEWS) — An animal-rights group has filed a lawsuit seeking “legal personhood” for chimpanzees in the state of New York, the state with arguably the nation’s highest abortion more…

New Supreme Court decision on Obamacare

by -NO AUTHOR- -- The U.S. Supreme Court for now will ignore employers who argue that penalties and fines of up to tens of millions of dollars a year for failing to more…

Teachers caught accessing porn in class

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (SALT LAKE TRIBUNE) — More Utah teachers are getting caught and sanctioned for downloading pornography or viewing inappropriate websites using school computers, on school grounds or while classes more…

Speed eyed in Walker's fatal crash

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LONDON DAILY MAIL) The supercar that actor Paul Walker was in when he died may have been racing another vehicle when the fatal crash occurred, it was claimed. more…

Boy with gun surrenders after standoff

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NYDAILYNEWS) — A 14-year-old boy was in police custody on Monday, after he walked into an Ohio high school with a pellet gun - sparking an intense hour-long more…

White House: No Obama visit to Iran

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (USA TODAY) The White House is denying a report out of the Middle East that President Obama is trying to arrange a visit to Tehran, Iran. Al-Jarida, a news more…

Insurers say Obamacare website still flawed

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEW YORK TIMES) Weeks of frantic technical work appear to have made the government’s health care website easier for consumers to use. But that does not mean everyone more…

Fertility doctors take aim at twin births

by -NO AUTHOR- -- BOSTON (AP) — Doctors are reporting an epidemic — of twins. Nearly half of all babies born with advanced fertility help are multiple births, new federal numbers show. more…