Updated: 10/18/2012 - To cap off his three-day trip to the key state of Iowa, President Obama on Wednesday will be joined by First Lady Michelle Obama on the campaign trail for the first time in over 3 months, as he continues his effort to appeal to swing-state women voters.
Posted: 08/15/2012 - A tough new voter identification law championed by Republicans can take effect in Pennsylvania for November's presidential election, a judge ruled Wednesday, despite a torrent of criticism that it will suppress votes among President Obama's supporters and make it harder for the elderly, disabled, poor and young adults to vote.
Posted: 08/15/2012 - A new government survey shows 12 states now have very high obesity rates among its adult residents.
Posted: 08/15/2012 - British doctors behind a new study say that many cases in which parents insist on continuing treatment even though medical professionals believe the child has no hope of recovery are motivated by religious beliefs and the hope for divine intervention.
Posted: 08/15/2012 - Ray Lucas said he had no intention of getting himself clean.
Posted: 08/15/2012 - The new flu vaccine for the upcoming 2012-2013 influenza season has been approved by The Food and Drug Administration.
Posted: 08/15/2012 - Move over apple a day: Could eating a daily dose of chocolate be the key to a healthy brain?
Posted: 08/15/2012 - Bumbo International Trust is recalling four million of its popular baby seats after at least 50 reports of infants falling from seats placed on elevated surfaces, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) announced Wednesday
Posted: 08/14/2012 - Whipped by high winds, wildfires in central Washington state have scorched 28,000 acres and destroyed at least 60 buildings, officials said Tuesday.
Posted: 08/14/2012 - Joe Biden charges that Mitt Romney as President would "let the big banks once again write their own rules," VP Joe Biden said at a campaign stop. "He is going to put y'all back in chains."
Posted: 08/14/2012 - A woman driving a hearse that was transporting a body was found dead in the vehicle, apparently dying of natural causes.
Posted: 08/14/2012 - A friend says Ron Palillo, who played Arnold Horshack on "Welcome Back, Kotter," died Tuesday of an apparent heart attack.
Updated: 08/14/2012 - A spokesman for 93-year-old Billy Graham said he would continue his routine therapy and care at home.
Posted: 08/14/2012 - A fast-moving wildfire burned at least 60 homes across about 27,000 acres of central Washington, one of several blazes burning Tuesday across the West.
Posted: 08/14/2012 - Controllers "couldn't be happier" with Curiosity so far, a scientist says after the rover landed in Gale Crater on August 6; The rover could take its first short test drive in about a week, the mission manager says.
Updated: 08/14/2012 - A Delaware pediatrician who achieved national recognition for his research into near-death experiences involving children may have been experimenting on his 11-year-old stepdaughter by waterboarding her, police said in court documents.
Posted: 08/14/2012 - Thomas Caffall was the gunman who killed two and injured four. College Station Police say the gunman apologized as he lay dying. Highly regarded law enforcement officer Brian Bachmann (pictured here) was slain in the serving of the eviction notice.