PITTSBURGH (UPI) — U.S. researchers said they have the first evidence that mindfulness meditation reduces loneliness in older adults. Study leader J. David Creswell of Carnegie Mellon University also found […]
GALVESTON, Texas (UPI) — The offspring of mothers on a low-protein diet are more likely to develop hypertension as adults, U.S. researchers say. Drs. Haijun Gao, Uma Yallampalli and Chandra […]
LONDON (UPI) — One of Britain’s top banking regulators said the process of setting the London interbank offered rate or Libor was under review. “It is clear that urgent reform […]
WASHINGTON (UPI) — Anti-fracking protesters joined ranks for a march and rally in Washington, ending at the U.S. Capitol, calling their movement a “Stop the Frack Attack.” “I got involved […]
SANTA MONICA, Calif. (UPI) — The most common allergens are peanuts, tree nuts, soy, wheat, eggs, milk, fish and shellfish, but allergies to sesame seeds are on the rise, a […]
RICHMOND, Va. (UPI) — People who have been bitten by a tick, may develop an allergy to red meat, U.S. researchers say. Dr. Susan Wolver and Dr. Diane Sun of […]
BARCELONA, Spain (UPI) — Researchers in Spain analyzed 464,411 songs, including rock, pop, hip hop, heavy metal and other styles, and found music blander, but louder. Study leader Joan Serra, […]
Last week, President Barack Obama was criticized for suggesting that American gun owners would agree with him that firearms such as AK-47s belong in the hands of soldiers, not criminals, during a speech before the National Urban League.
Firing a decisional shooting drill with a laser on a command-training target forces the student to think throughout the exercise. When someone first decides to acquire a firearm, a natural question is: “How do I learn to use it and what do I learn to do?” There are many options available to a new shooter.
With the U.N. Arms Trade Treaty negotiations ongoing (and going badly for the gun grabbers and elite power brokers), a game-changer was needed. It came in the form of James Holmes, “The Joker” who allegedly shot up a Colorado movie theater July 20.
When it rains, it pours. A man in Oregon has been sentenced to 30 days in jail for collecting rainwater on his property. The government determined he had “illegal reservoirs.”
Miss Nevada 2007 is suing the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department. The department had a warrant for apartment “C” but knocked down the door of apartment “A.” When they entered, Calenche Ranae Manos was covered with only a bed sheet.
I have gold and silver coins in my IRA but you have said that it is best to keep and store your gold and silver yourself. Should I cash it out and get my coins?
Research reported recently in Current Biology says that scientists have successfully developed a method of mind control by using pulses of light to alter behavior in monkeys. The researchers say the method could also be used on humans.
Obama and Bloomberg roost with the rest of the vultures. Rahm’s rules in Chicagoland. And: Oh no, more Joe! All this — plus — wedding bells for Kim! Presented in […]
LORAIN, Ohio, (UPI) — Authorities in Ohio said a man was busted for driving under suspension twice by the same deputy in the space of 9 hours. The Lorain County […]
ASHEBORO, N.C., (UPI) — Officials at the North Carolina zoo said they have welcomed a trio of newborn kudus, a species of African antelope. Tom Gillespie, a spokesman for the […]
SAN FRANCISCO, (UPI) — San Francisco transportation officials said workers repairing an escalator had to call in a hazardous materials team to remove human excrement. Bay Area Rapid Transportation officials […]
NEW YORK, (UPI) — A New York woman who photographed a strange carcass beneath the Brooklyn Bridge said she does not believe the animal was a pig. Denise Ginley, who […]
PORT ORANGE, Fla., (UPI) — A Florida man who invited police to his home after accidentally shooting himself in the hand ended up arrested when officers found 46 marijuana plants. […]
WASHINGTON, (UPI) — U.S. Department for Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack has designated an additional 76 counties in six states as drought disaster areas. The announcement Wednesday brings the total number […]
WASHINGTON, (UPI) — The U.S. House Thursday approved a bill that would largely prevent President Barack Obama from creating new federal regulations for the remainder of his term. The bill […]