Personal Liberty News Desk Archive
Sonia Sotomayor started her congressional confirmation hearings earlier this week, and hot-button issues such as gun rights and her alleged activism have dominated the proceedings so far.
A research review published in the World Journal of Gastroenterology has summarized a study on the potential role of polyunsaturated fatty acids (PUFAs), such as docosahexaenoic acid (DHA), in lowering the risk of colon tumors.
Media reports have suggested UBS, a major Swiss bank, as well as the U.S. and Swiss governments may be about to strike a deal that would help them avoid drawn out court proceedings.
The government has presented new figures for the federal budget deficit which suggest it has increased in June by another $94.3 billion to reach $1.09 trillion so far this fiscal year.
There are signs that the popularity of holistic fertility treatments has been growing, especially since mainstream therapies can have mixed results and cause side effects in addition to growing increasingly expensive.
The chance of the healthcare bill being ready before the summer recess appears to be diminishing as a group of 40 fiscally conservative House Democrats has objected to some key proposals.
The Massachusetts attorney general Martha Coakley is taking the federal government to court in an effort to challenge the section of the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) which denies federal benefits to same-sex spouses.
At a recent White House meeting President Obama has promised a debate on a "comprehensive" immigration reform within one year, but a number of groups are already opposing his plans.
According to a newly published report, with the caloric needs of the global population expected to rise by 50 percent in the next 40 years, better planning and investment in global agriculture are becoming critical.
According to newly published research, a supervised exercise program can have beneficial effects on the physical and mental well-being of people with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) and reduce the need for corticosteroid medications.