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Evidence On Marijuana’s Health Effects Is Hazy At Best

Colorado opened its first pot stores in January, and adults in Washington state will be able to walk into a […]

With Death Penalty, How Should States Define Mental Disability?

Twelve years after banning the execution of the “mentally retarded,” the U.S. Supreme Court is examining the question of who […]

E-Cigarette Critics Worry New Ads Will Make ‘Vaping’ Cool For Kids

Electronic cigarette makers are getting bold with their advertising, using provocative new print ads and celebrity endorsements on TV. But […]

Even In A Desert, Drought Spells Trouble For Ranchers

In northern Nevada, a place famous for its wide, open spaces and expansive cattle operations, ranchers are in a bind […]

Get Ready For Yet Another Winter Storm

It already has an ominous-sounding name: Winter Storm Titan. And it has much of the nation’s mid-section in its sights. […]

Is It Too Late For Ukraine To Take Back Crimea?

This post was updated at 10:55 a.m. ET. Russian forces appear to be digging in after seizing key assets in […]

FDA To Increase Access To Generic Morning-After Pills

The Food and Drug Administration has decided to allow generic versions of the most popular form of emergency contraceptive pills […]

Throw Me Something (Again), Mister: Mardi Gras Beads Revived

In Louisiana, Mardi Gras comes each year with dozens of parades filled with marching bands, colorful floats and parade-goers who […]

Ukraine Warns Russia That Two Sides On ‘Brink Of Disaster’

Ukraine’s new government warned Russia that the two countries “are on the brink of disaster” after an incursion by Moscow’s […]

Marching Into Spring, Realtors’ Hopes Rise

For real estate agents, March Madness has begun. The rush is on to throw out clutter, paint walls and clean […]

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