- Wisconsin studies music and memory program
Associated Press, Thursday - 10/30/2014 - 01:17 AM
The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee is leading a new study on whether music can help dementia patients.
- Piece of metal found on Pacific island is from Amelia Earhart's plane: researchers
Chicago Tribune, Wednesday - 10/29/2014 - 10:47 PM
Researchers probing the 1937 disappearance of famed American aviator Amelia Earhart's plane said on Wednesday they now believe a slab of aluminum found decades ago on an uninhabited island in the Pacific Ocean came from her aircraft.
- Hagel approves 21-day Ebola quarantine for troops
San Diego Union-Tribune, Wednesday - 10/29/2014 - 04:47 PM
Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel on Wednesday approved a recommendation by military leaders that all U. S. troops returning from Ebola response missions in West Africa be kept in supervised isolation for 21 days.
- First marijuana planted for medical use in Chile
Associated Press, Wednesday - 10/29/2014 - 02:01 PM
A Chilean municipality planted the country's first medical marijuana on Wednesday as part of a pilot program aimed to help ease the pain of cancer patients.
- Jeb Bush: Obama handling of Ebola 'incompetent'
Daily Oklahoman, Tuesday - 10/28/2014 - 09:54 PM
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- North Dakota court bans use of drug in abortions
Associated Press, Tuesday - 10/28/2014 - 07:57 PM
The North Dakota Supreme Court on Tuesday upheld a state law that limits the use of drugs to perform abortions, a move abortion-rights supporters say will end the use of medications to perform the procedure.
- Museum of Jewish history opens in Poland
Daily Oklahoman, Tuesday - 10/28/2014 - 09:31 AM
The presidents of Poland and Israel have joined Holocaust survivors for a ceremony to open a multimedia museum that tells the 1,000-year history of Jewish life in Poland. The POLIN Museum of the History of Polish Jews is located at the site that once was the center of the Warsaw Ghetto.
- The incredible shrinking Sharpton
New York Daily News, Tuesday - 10/28/2014 - 04:47 AM
Sharpton has shed 60% of his much-mocked weight — and he did it without surgery, diet pills or a single Weight Watchers meeting.
- Medical marijuana panel may vote on regulations
Kansas City Star, Tuesday - 10/28/2014 - 03:49 AM
A Maryland panel could begin voting on regulations to make medical marijuana available in Maryland. …
- CDC: Voluntary quarantine fine for high Ebola risk
The Southern, Monday - 10/27/2014 - 06:47 PM
U. S. health officials on Monday recommended little more than voluntary, at-home quarantine for travelers from West Africa who are at highest risk for coming down with Ebola, an…
- Owner is angry about pet dog slain over Ebola fear
The Southern, Monday - 10/27/2014 - 04:47 PM
The husband of a Spanish nursing assistant who beat Ebola says he feels bitter that authorities killed their pet dog Excalibur, which he says the couple looked upon as "the son w…
- Francis praises Benedict amid church divisions
St. Louis Post-Dispatch, Monday - 10/27/2014 - 10:37 AM
Pope Francis has hailed the papacy of retired Pope Benedict XVI following a meeting of bishops that exposed divisions between progressive Catholics who back Francis' call f…