The EPA says this Louisiana town has the nation's highest risk of developing cancer from air toxins. The plant emitting the toxins says otherwise. Locals are outraged.
Posted on: 20 October 2017 | 7:36 pm
The US Food and Drug Administration has approved a second gene therapy for cancer, the first to target non-Hodgkin lymphomas.
Posted on: 20 October 2017 | 4:02 pm
We've heard it all before. Yet the status quo endures. This time, though, because of the sheer volume of shared accounts, some see hope for change.
Posted on: 20 October 2017 | 3:59 pm
After Hurricane Maria toppled the bridge that connects him to the rest of civilization and ripped the roof and walls off his house here in the central mountains of Puerto Rico, Ramón Sostre raised a weathered American flag above the wreckage.
Posted on: 20 October 2017 | 3:11 pm
The fatal effects of pollution are seen across our planet.
Posted on: 20 October 2017 | 9:52 am
President Trump said Monday that he would officially declare America's opioid epidemic a national emergency next week, which would provide an influx of funding and policy initiatives across the country.
Posted on: 20 October 2017 | 8:59 am
The 1980s are alive and well in the heartland of America. BMX. Three letters that evoke -- for anyone Generation X and older -- a cultural Trapper Keeper of desirable possessions including Nike Air, Atari, Walkmans, Vans, MTV and of course that conduit of childhood freedom and rebellion, the Bicycle Motorcross.
Posted on: 20 October 2017 | 7:40 am
Are you one of those people who can't get your day started without a cup of coffee?
Posted on: 20 October 2017 | 4:34 am
For about two weeks, 7-year-old Caden Higuera from Windsor, California has been cooped up in his house playing with Legos and patching together 500-piece puzzles.
Posted on: 19 October 2017 | 8:26 pm
The amount of time young children spend on mobile devices has tripled in just four years, from 15 minutes a day in 2013 to now 48 minutes, according to a new report. The report also finds that 42% of children now have their own tablet devices.
Posted on: 19 October 2017 | 4:47 pm
The original goal of "Philando Feeds The Children" was to to help cover the student lunch debt at J.J. Hill Montessori Magnet School in St. Paul, where Castile worked as a nutrition supervisor.
Posted on: 19 October 2017 | 3:23 pm
Los Angeles City Attorney Mike Feuer has launched an investigation into California-based drugmaker Avanir Pharmaceuticals, the subject of a CNN report into its aggressive targeting of nursing home residents with a drug called Nuedexta that may be unnecessary or unsafe for this population.
Posted on: 19 October 2017 | 12:44 pm