Medicare bills rise as records turn electronic

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (New York Times) When the federal government began providing billions of dollars in incentives to push hospitals and physicians to use electronic medical and billing records, the goal more…

Huckabee: Chick-fil-A didn't cave

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Former Arkansas governor and TV and radio talk-show host posted a statement yesterday from Dan Cathy, CEO of Chick Fil-A, that further clears the air over claims the more…

Shell sues Greenpeace to stop Arctic protests

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Associated Press) Royal Dutch Shell PLC is suing Greenpeace International in an attempt to have the environmental organization banned from holding any protest within 500 meters of any more…

Daycare worker sticks kids in closet

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Associated Press) State licensing officials say a former Oceanside childcare worker has been banned from ever working with kids again because she twice punished preschoolers by putting them more…

New law: BYOB when shopping

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (San Francisco Chronicle) Starting Oct. 1, BYOB in San Francisco will take on a whole new meaning. Then, shoppers will have to bring their own bags when buying more…

Daimler, Porsche cut expectations for 2013

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Der Spiegel) The global financial crisis and double-dip recession in many countries has left Germany largely unscathed in recent years, but there are signs that trend may be more…

Farm bill left to die on vine before recess

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Washington Times) As Congress bolts Washington this week for its pre-election recess, it will let lapse the massive federal farm bill, setting up a path for agricultural supports more…

Rat study links GM corn, cancer

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Agence France-Presse) France's government on Wednesday asked a health watchdog to carry out a probe, possibly leading to EU suspension of a genetically-modified corn, after a study in more…