Two days before Pope Francis delivers an historic speech to Congress, Senate Republican leaders Tuesday pressed for passage of a bill to ban abortions after 20 weeks of pregnancy but were blocked by Democrats, who strongly oppose the measure.
There's a warning out today for those who go online or to apps to figure out why they have an upset tummy or nagging cough or occasional chest pain. Symptom checkers, those tools that ask for information and suggest a diagnosis, are accurate only about half of the time.
I'm not proud to reveal that I occasionally blacked out after drinking binges during college and in the first few years after graduation. Waking up and not remembering parts of the previous night was always embarrassing and sometimes frightening. Did I do anything I would regret?
From Hillary Clinton to Barack Obama, and Donald Trump to Mitt Romney, Kriss Blevens is maybe the only person in the world who has worked intimately with all the candidates over the last six presidential elections.
After years of bad news about the obesity epidemic, which affects one-third of Americans, things may finally be looking up. In the past 10 years the rates of obesity appear to be leveling off among both children and adults.