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Are today’s teens more responsible about sex?
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Are today’s teens more responsible about sex?

June 22nd, 2017 | by Contributor
When it comes to sex, teens may be more responsible than they’re often given credit for. According to new government data, the percentage of American teens having sex is lower than in decades past – and more teens who...
Missouri AG sues 3 drug companies over opioid crisis
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Missouri AG sues 3 drug companies over opioid crisis

June 22nd, 2017 | by Contributor
Last Updated Jun 21, 2017 5:10 PM EDT ST. LOUIS — Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley on Wednesday filed suit against three large pharmaceutical companies, saying their “campaign of fraud and deception” led to...
NYC scientists will pay to study your rat infestation
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NYC scientists will pay to study your rat infestation

June 21st, 2017 | by Contributor
A rat wanders the subway tracks in New York.  AP / Frank Franklin II Ever feel that rats actually run the city you live in and humans just live under their domain?  A new study suggests that’s not far from the...
Older dads produce “geekier” sons, study finds
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Older dads produce “geekier” sons, study finds

June 21st, 2017 | by Contributor
Research suggests sons born to older fathers have some distinctive characteristics. istockphoto In a finding that might bring older dads some peace of mind about their sons’ future job prospects, a new study shows...
Dad bikes 1,400 miles to hear daughter’s heartbeat on Father’s Day
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Dad bikes 1,400 miles to hear daughter’s heartbeat on Father’s Day

June 21st, 2017 | by Contributor
It had been five months since Bill Conner suddenly lost his 20-year-old daughter, Abbey, and he felt like he had to do something to honor her short life. So, on May 22, a day after his son, Austin, graduated from college, Conner...
Court makes controversial ruling on vaccines
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Court makes controversial ruling on vaccines

June 21st, 2017 | by Contributor
File photo of a person receiving a flu shot. LIONEL BONAVENTURE/AFP/Getty Images LONDON — The highest court of the European Union ruled Wednesday that courts can consider whether a vaccination led to someone developing an...