- Chilean moms growing support for medical marijuana
Kansas City Star, Monday - 11/24/2014 - 04:47 AM
Paulina Bobadilla was beyond desperate. The drugs no longer stopped her daughter's epileptic seizures and the little girl had become so numb to pain, she would tear off her own fingernails and leave her small fingers bleeding. …
- Boy bands top American Music Awards, but ladies steal show
Chicago Tribune, Monday - 11/24/2014 - 02:47 AM
Boy bands bested pop's leading women in the top award categories at the American Music Awards on Sunday, but the ladies delivered the most high-octane performances including a derriere-flaunting number by Jennifer Lopez and Iggy Azalea.
- This Thanksgiving, get to know friends and family all over again with question games
Kansas City Star, Sunday - 11/23/2014 - 10:47 PM
Heard that story before? Had that argument last year? If you’re game, some conversation strategies could help make your holiday gatherings more congenial, even revealing. …
- Ko Gets Record Haul by Winning LPGA Finale
NY Times, Sunday - 11/23/2014 - 05:27 PM
New Zealand teenager Lydia Ko ended a big year on the LPGA Tour with the largest payoff in women's golf.
- Plague outbreak in Madagascar kills 40
New York Daily News, Sunday - 11/23/2014 - 02:47 PM
A plague outbreak in Madagascar has killed 40 people and infected dozens more since August, according to the World Health Organization.
- Blaze in Woodstock stable kills up to 32 horses
Chicago Tribune, Sunday - 11/23/2014 - 08:47 AM
Up to 32 horses died and a firefighter was injured when an extra-alarm blaze engulfed a stable in a northwest suburb Saturday night, causing over $1 million in damage, authorities said.
- US looking past Ebola to prepare for next outbreak
The Southern, Sunday - 11/23/2014 - 08:36 AM
The next Ebola or the next SARS. Maybe even the next HIV. Even before the Ebola epidemic in West Africa is brought under control, public health officials are girding for the …
- MSU art museum exhibition explores student debt
Daily Oklahoman, Sunday - 11/23/2014 - 04:01 AM
The Eli and Edythe Broad (BROHD) Art Museum at Michigan State University is teaming up with an Istanbul-based art organization on an exhibit that explores student debt in higher education. The exhibition entitled "Day After Debt: A Call for Student Loan Relief" will be installed in spaces throughout the East Lansing museum from Sunday through April 12.
- Seal Your Home for the Winter Against Outdoor Critters
Lifehacker, Saturday - 11/22/2014 - 06:47 PM
When it starts getting cold outside, creepy critters want to stay warm. Mice and bugs realize your house is warmer than it is outside. Now's the time to stop them at the gates before they join you for the winter. Read more
- The naturalists at Gastonia’s Schiele Museum help us understand our world. But are they an endangered species?
Charlotte Observer, Saturday - 11/22/2014 - 02:47 PM
- How To Use Apple Pay To Buy Things With Your iPhone
MakeUseOf, Saturday - 11/22/2014 - 02:00 PM
Your iPhone may some day be the only device you need to purchase products and services, but first you need to start using Apple Pay. Over three years ago, I replaced my wallet with my iPhone and a case, which holds up to three debit cards. Now I look forward to the day when I don’t have to carry physical cards at all. Apple Pay and other similar services may ultimately make that happen.
- Geneva hospital: Cuban doctor with Ebola stable
Kansas City Star, Saturday - 11/22/2014 - 12:47 PM
A Swiss hospital says a Cuban doctor who contracted Ebola in Sierra Leone is in a stable condition after nearly two days of treatment. …
- Pope meets with autistic children
Associated Press, Saturday - 11/22/2014 - 08:20 AM
Pope Francis has called for an end to the isolation and stigma of people living with autism spectrum disorders and their families during an audience aimed at raising awareness about the condition.