Posted: 11/04/2012 - Falling temperatures on Sunday put more people at risk in a region already battling gasoline shortages, stubborn power outages and spasms of lawlessness in the wake of Superstorm Sandy.
Posted: 11/03/2012 - The U.S. economy added 171,000 new jobs in October and the unemployment rate inched up to 7.9 percent from last month's reading of 7.8 percent; August and September job creation totals were revised higher by a total of 84,000, putting average monthly job creation this year at 157,000, slightly ahead of the 2011 pace of 153,000.
Posted: 11/03/2012 - Commonly-prescribed SSRI antidepressants should be given to pregnant women with "great caution" because the drugs could raise risk for miscarriage, premature birth and health problems in both mom and a newborn baby, a new study concludes.
Posted: 11/03/2012 - The destruction from Superstorm Sandy is far-reaching, with power outages still affecting more than 4.6 million homes and businesses across the Eastern seaboard and at least 75 people dead.
Posted: 11/03/2012 - Other products made by the New England Compounding Center have tested positive for bacterial contamination, the Food and Drug Administration announced Thursday.
Posted: 11/03/2012 - Nickolas Coke, a Colorado boy who survived three years despite being born without a brain, has died.
Posted: 11/03/2012 - Redheads have long been known to be at a higher risk for melanoma, the deadliest type of skin cancer, because their fair and sometimes freckly skin provides less natural protection against UV radiation from the sun - or so doctors had thought.
Posted: 11/03/2012 - Movember is officially here to raise awareness about men's health issues, namely prostate and testicular cancer.
Posted: 11/03/2012 - More than 400 infections have now been tied to an outbreak linked to contaminated steroid shots from the New England Compounding Center, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention announced Friday.
Posted: 11/02/2012 - Hiring was surprisingly strong in October, while the unemployment rate ticked higher, according to a report released just four days before the presidential election.
Posted: 11/02/2012 - Several hundred Navajo code talkers served in World War II. They transmitted key messages from the front line in their native language. The Japanese never managed to crack the code, and only a few of the heroic code talkers remain alive today.
Updated: 11/02/2012 - There isn't any polling to back it up, but trust us on this one: After roughly two years of campaigning, a deluge of campaign ads, and enough media coverage of President Obama and Mitt Romney to make a four-year-old cry, most Americans would really like the presidential election to come to an end on November 6.
Posted: 11/01/2012 - In a late campaign push to change the battleground map, Mitt Romney will travel to Pennsylvania on Sunday in the hopes of capturing the traditionally Democratic-leaning state.
Posted: 11/01/2012 - Emily Rahimi, who tweets for the FDNY, stayed at her post from Monday morning until 6:00 Tuesday evening, acting as a 911 liaison and comforting the fearful. (Emily's photo from FDNY.)
Posted: 11/01/2012 - Superstorm Sandy deaths reach 157 overall, including at least 88 in the United States. A half-million-plus New York City customers are still without power.
Posted: 11/01/2012 - Top Republicans say Tuesday's elections could cost them a few seats in the Kansas House.