- San Diego's SeaWorld reopens sea lion show
Daily Oklahoman, Friday - 03/27/2015 - 03:54 AM
SeaWorld in San Diego has reopened its sea lion and otter show, three weeks after closing it so the trainers could help save starving sea animals. U-T San Diego (http://bit.ly/1GvODWo ) says the show reopened Thursday.
- Cream ale makes a comeback
Minneapolis Star Tribune, Thursday - 03/26/2015 - 08:47 PM
In the age of IPA, there is room for this transitional beer.
- Cambodia inaugurates memorial at Khmer Rouge genocide museum
Daily Oklahoman, Thursday - 03/26/2015 - 10:47 AM
Cambodian officials inaugurated a memorial at the Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum on Thursday to remember more than 12,000 people tortured at the site when it was a Khmer Rouge prison. Buddhist monks chanted prayers at a ceremony at the museum, a former high school that the Khmer Rouge converted into a prison after taking power in 1975. Deputy Prime Minister Sok An presided over the ceremony, which was attended by representatives from the United Nations and a U.
- Price tag of bipartisan bill averting Medicare doc fee cuts
The Southern, Thursday - 03/26/2015 - 03:17 AM
The nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office estimates that the bipartisan bill preventing cuts in doctors' fees for treating Medicare patients would total $214 billion in costs over the coming…
- Indiana to declare public health emergency over HIV outbreak
Associated Press, Wednesday - 03/25/2015 - 04:55 PM
Indiana Gov. Mike Pence is preparing to declare a public health emergency in a county that's at the epicenter of an HIV outbreak tied to intravenous drug use.
- Graffiti boom born in tragedy brightens up Colombia capital
Daily Oklahoman, Wednesday - 03/25/2015 - 10:47 AM
A vibrant stream of giant murals greets people heading in from Bogota's main airport or walking down the cobblestone streets of colonial downtown. Stencils of pineapple-shaped grenades and AK-47 rifles arranged in a rainfall formation allude to Colombia's violent politics.
- 10 Photos From The '70s And '80s That Would Get Parents In Lots Of Trouble Today
Huffington Post, Wednesday - 03/25/2015 - 08:20 AM
When Mommy Shorts creator Ilana Wiles interviewed her mom about raising kids in the '70s and '80s, she learned just how different parenting looked mere decades ago. "Forget sippy cups, our parents didn't even use car seats or bike helmets!" Wiles told The Huffington Post. "She said she honestly couldn't remember if I had a car seat or not," the mom recalled. Following her interview, Wiles asked readers to submit childhood throwback pictures and expected an influx of cute vintage baby pictures.
- Justices to hear arguments over EPA mercury limits
The Southern, Wednesday - 03/25/2015 - 03:47 AM
The Supreme Court is taking up a challenge by industry groups and Republican-led states that want to roll back Obama administration environmental rules aimed at reducing powe…
- THE FERTILITY DOCTOR: Fertility miracles can happen
St. Louis Post-Dispatch, Wednesday - 03/25/2015 - 01:00 AM
Almost every day, a patient comes to me for help in achieving the dream of having a baby. For a lot of couples, the chance of conceiving with IVF is low and, as a doctor, it is my job to share…
- After shooting, man drives onto Kennedy; 2nd man shot in separate incident
Chicago Tribune, Tuesday - 03/24/2015 - 10:47 PM
One of two men shot in separate Tuesday shootings managed to drive himself onto the Kennedy Expressway where he was taken to an area hospital, police said.
- No charges in woman's fatal fall at Belleville nursing home
Kansas City Star, Tuesday - 03/24/2015 - 03:56 AM
An investigation has found no evidence of criminal wrongdoing in the death of an 85-year-old woman found dead at the bottom of a stairway at a Belleville nursing home. …
- NFL Suspending TV Blackout Rule For 2015 Season
The Consumerist, Monday - 03/23/2015 - 04:47 PM
(ken fager) The country’s most-watched pro sport might be even more watched following an announcement today that the NFL will suspend its television blackout policy for the 2015 season. After years of resisting pressure to repeal the 1970s local blackout rule, the NFL announced it would suspend the policy that prevented the local broadcast of games if fewer than 85% of seats have been sold 72 hours prior to kickoff. Greg Aiello, a spokesperson for the NFL, Tweeted the approved suspension of the blackout rule Monday. NFL clubs have approved suspension of local blackout policy for 2015 pre- and regular seasons.
- As patients face death, doctors push straight talk on care
The Southern, Monday - 03/23/2015 - 12:13 PM
Dr. Angelo Volandes remembers performing rib-cracking CPR on a frail elderly man dying of lung cancer, a vivid example of an end-of-life dilemma: Because his patient never sa…