Girls need help from 'greedy corporate world'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (TELEGRAPH) — Rising numbers of girls are suffering mental health problems after coming under “sustained assault” from diet advertisements, alcohol marketing, fashion pressures and access to pornography, a more…

Gun shops: Empty cases, bare shelves

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CHICAGO.CBSLOCAL) — Guns and ammunition are disappearing off store shelves in the Chicago area. Is it fueled by gun-ban fears, or something else? CBS 2’s Courtney reports. Several more…

Engineers to build house entirely from waste

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (OILPRICE) — Many projects which push the bounds of traditional thinking and ways of doing things are often not about the acceptance of the actual project as a more…

8,000 people pack gun show in Florida

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CLICKORLANDO) — Nearly 8,000 people attended the first day of the Florida Gun Shows' exhibition this weekend in Orlando, according to event organizers. Crowds broke records on Saturday, more…

McConnell: Tax issue 'finished'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (THE HILL) — Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) on Sunday said Republicans will demand steep spending cuts during the next round of budget negotiations. McConnell, in an more…

Pelosi: Democrats will push for higher taxes

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (POLITICO) — House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi said on Sunday that Democrats will push for more revenue in the fight over raising the debt ceiling – an issue more…

Toyota, Audi to show off self-driving cars

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BLOGS.WSJ) — Toyota Motor Corp. and Audi AG are throwing their hats into the ring of potential suppliers of self-driving vehicles. Both auto makers confirmed on Thursday that more…

Health insurers raise rates by double digits

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NYTIMES) — Health insurance companies across the country are seeking and winning double-digit increases in premiums for some customers, even though one of the biggest objectives of the more…