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A man suspected of killing five people in a Philadelphia area shooting spree Monday is believed to have been traced to a house where police are currently responding. The Associated Press and WPVI-TV Philadelphia are reporting that SWAT teams are...
The 1966 sci-fi film depicted a team of scientists who were shrunk to microscopic size and injected into a patient’s body. Today, tiny sensors can be injested to give a full picture of a patient’s health.Ever been lost on a new trail on...
WASHINGTON — Police can use evidence seized during a traffic stop even if it turns out the officers initially pulled a car over based on a misunderstanding of the law, the Supreme Court ruled Monday. The 8-1 decision written by Chief Justice John...
Illustration by Getty ImagesFor two decades Atlanta restaurant owner Jim Dunn offered a group health plan to his managers and helped pay for it. That ended Dec. 1, after the Affordable Care Act made him an offer he couldn’t refuse. Health-law...
Should you engage in the Santa myth with your children? Here’s a look at both sides of the question. Photo from Flickr user Rob Briscoe. When I became a parent nine years ago, I made this deal with myself: No matter how uncomfortable it might...
Photo by Flickr user ThreeErin. Boston University economist Larry Kotlikoff has spent every week, for over two years, answering questions about what is likely your largest financial asset — your Social Security benefits. His Social Security...