What started as a spontaneous reaction to the dumping of illegal children in Murrieta, Calif., has grown into a series of nationwide protests by people who don’t want Barack Obama sending illegal children across the country to be released with only piece of paper instructing them to return to court for a hearing.
A small number of Walmart stores in the South are serving as laboratories for an idea the company hopes to expand throughout the Nation: low-cost, walk-in healthcare clinics that focus on minor medical needs, preventive treatments and management for chronic illnesses.
What’s going to be on the agenda in Washington this week? The topics discussed on the Sunday political talk shows often serve as an indicator of the hot topics to come. Here’s what was discussed.
Medical research shows that merely switching to the healthiest cooking oils can drop your risk for hypertension, cardiovascular disease and lung problems. And if you’re on the paleo diet, choosing the right oil is crucial to keeping your diet on track.
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The headline says it: Cleveland Mayor Frank Jackson is proposing an “emergency” ordinance to limit gun purchases to one every 90 days and report all person-to-person transfers or sales of firearms to the police. Criminals rejoice! As for everyone else, the proposed law brings city leaders one step closer to attaining the legal prerogative to […]
(MCT) — A Gallup poll found that 35 percent of Americans think now is a good time to find a quality job — one with a higher wage. That may not seem like much, but the July reading is the highest since December 2007, the start of the Great Recession, and a little better than […]
LOS ANGELES (MCT) — It’s well-known that cigarettes are bad for your health, but does smoking make you more likely to kill yourself? In a paper published this week in the journal Nicotine & Tobacco Research, authors argued that smoking and suicide may be more closely related than previously thought. The researchers analyzed suicide rates […]
(MCT) — For the second time, a Federal appeals court panel in Denver has upheld same-sex marriage by striking down Oklahoma’s ban on gay marriage. In the 2-1 ruling released Friday, a three-judge panel held in the Oklahoma case that the U.S. Constitution protects same-sex marriage. The ruling comes after the same panel ruled June […]
WASHINGTON (MCT) — Temporarily setting aside the usual partisan sniping, lawmakers in Congress turned their sights Friday on Russian President Vladimir Putin, calling on Moscow to end the separatist conflict in the aftermath of the Malaysian jetliner disaster. Representative Ed Royce (R-Calif.), chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, said Russia must bring about a […]