There are at least 10 drugs that are more deadly than marijuana, including some that are legal, such as alcohol and nicotine, a new study by researchers in Germany and Canada finds
Even House Speaker John Boehner has something to say about 'the dress.'
When it comes to short-term memory, animals have very short ones indeed.
The U.S. and Liberian governments are starting the first formal patient testing of an experimental Ebola virus treatment that's been used on an emergency basis.
Minnesota's bank account is projected to run up a $1.87 billion surplus over the next two years, which will drive calls for new spending, tax cuts or most likely a mix.
An executive with the owner of the shuttered Vermont Yankee nuclear plant is seeking to clarify comments that environmentalists interpreted to mean the company might not finish the costly job of dismantling the plant and cleaning the site.
The world remains highly vulnerable to a possible severe flu pandemic and governments should increase surveillance, vigilance and preparedness, the World Health Organization (WHO) said on Friday.
Suicide rates among middle-aged Americans have climbed by nearly 40 percent since 1999, and a study published Friday in the American Journal of Preventive Medicine links that uptick to the economic downturn of 2007 to 2009.
Duck Dynasty’s Phil Robertson stole the show Friday at CPAC, taking the largely-conservative crowd through a spirited history lesson which included advice for GOP presidential hopefuls (‘keep the scandals down’), quotes from President John Adams (‘he was your second president, people!”), and a lengthy warning about sexually transmitted diseases.
The White House has drafted a bill to encourage U.S. businesses to do more to protect consumer privacy.
Priceline Group Inc. on Friday tapped company veteran Paul Hennessy to lead priceline.com as the division's next chief executive, effective April 1.
All times are Eastern MONDAY, March 2 WASHINGTON — Commerce Department releases personal income and spending for January, 8:30 a.m. Eastern; Institute for Supply Management releases its manufacturing index for February, 10 a.m.; Commerce Department releases construction spending for January, 10 a.m.