- Girl with leukemia dismissed from school offered return
Kansas City Star, Sunday - 04/26/2015 - 08:14 PM
The mother of a Michigan girl dismissed from a Catholic school for not meeting academic and attendance standards during leukemia treatments said Sunday that her daughter has been invited back but will attend a public school for now. …
- Survey released to help farmers prepare for produce rule
Kansas City Star, Sunday - 04/26/2015 - 03:49 PM
The Vermont Agency of Agriculture, Food, and Markets has released a survey to determine how farmers may be affected by the Food and Drug Administration's new produce safety rule. …
- Pope urges assistance for Nepal quake victims
St. Louis Post-Dispatch, Sunday - 04/26/2015 - 06:29 AM
Pope Francis has led prayers in St. Peter's Square for the dead and displaced from the massive earthquake in Nepal and surrounding areas.
- The Best Way to Shuffle and Randomize a Deck of Playing Cards
Lifehacker, Saturday - 04/25/2015 - 08:47 PM
The whole point of shuffling a deck of cards is to randomize the order of them as best you can. For the best results, you need to give the deck at least seven basic rifle shuffles. Read more
- Bill under debate would limit farm antibiotics in Oregon
Kansas City Star, Saturday - 04/25/2015 - 02:47 PM
For decades, farmers have routinely fed antibiotics to livestock to fatten up the animals and protect them from illnesses amplified by confined conditions. …
- Faith music April 25
The Southern, Saturday - 04/25/2015 - 02:00 AM
- Bruce Jenner: 'I'm not gay'
New York Daily News, Friday - 04/24/2015 - 09:51 PM
"I'm not gay." Bruce Jenner said the words emphatically.
- Washington gov. signs overhaul of medical marijuana market
Associated Press, Friday - 04/24/2015 - 08:08 PM
Nearly two decades after voters passed a medical marijuana law that often left police, prosecutors and even patients confused about what was allowed, Gov. Jay Inslee signed a bill Friday attempting to clean up that largely unregulated system and harmonize it with Washington's new market for recreational pot.
- Hawaii poised to become 1st state to raise smoking age to 21
The Southern, Friday - 04/24/2015 - 06:11 PM
Lawmakers have passed a bill that would make Hawaii the first state to raise the legal smoking age to 21.
- PETA claims victory for animal rights in demise of SeaWorld Trainer Barbie
Reuters, Friday - 04/24/2015 - 04:43 PM
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Mattel Inc said on Friday it has ended production of its SeaWorld Trainer Barbie doll, a move cheered by an animal rights group that has been a leading critic of SeaWorld for
- Milan spiffs up for Expo 2015
Daily Oklahoman, Friday - 04/24/2015 - 12:47 PM
Milan has been growing in altitude in preparation for Expo 2015 world's fair opening next Friday with the construction of a dozen new skyscrapers in recent years. City leaders hope a successful world's fair, expected to attract 20 million visitors over the six-month run, will help Italy's fashion and banking capital grow in international stature as well.
- Grant aimed at stopping pregnant smokers in Kentucky
Kansas City Star, Friday - 04/24/2015 - 04:07 AM
The Kentucky Department for Public Health has announced a grant to address the issue of women who smoke while pregnant. …