A Pennsylvania lawmaker wants to fine people who don’t clean snow off their cars before getting on the road. Other states have similar laws. But for trucks, clearing the snow poses its own hazard.
Just 10 questions about bad childhood experiences can turn up undiagnosed illness in adults, research suggests. So why don’t more doctors ask? Some say they aren’t equipped to deal with the answers.
Former Gen. David Petraeus, whose military career has been overshadowed by charges that he provided classified data to his mistress, will avoid a trial.
The complicated story behind the simple repetitive wordplay jest.
The volcano spewed heavy smoke into the air and lava down its slopes, prompting the evacuation of thousands of people in southern Chile.
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is speaking before Congress this morning, in a much anticipated and controversial address. David Greene discusses the speech with NPR’s Michele Kelemen.
The arrangement circumvented a process that could have automatically preserved Clinton’s email communications in government archives.
House Republicans are asking why the Obama administration moved money to run the federal insurance marketplace in 37 states, after House Democrats didn’t appropriate enough funding.
The Israeli premier’s remarks are a culmination of a controversy that began in January when he was invited — without input from the White House — to make the speech.
The Justice Department claimed patient safety celebrity Dr. Chuck Denham solicited payments from a medical products company to win a prestigious National Quality Forum endorsement for its antiseptic.
A local source says that Iran, which has already been aiding Iraq with artillery and intelligence support, has sent fighters to help take the city of Tikrit.
Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti and Police Chief Charlie Beck are calling for calm and patience, as three investigations are underway into the police killing of a homeless man Sunday.
People say many things affect health, from personal behavior and childhood abuse to God’s will, according to a new poll. The people behind the numbers explain what it means for people and communities.
A disused church in the northern English town of Bolton has been transformed into a community center where all are welcome. It’s the product of years of effort and difficult discussions.
Administrators are trying new recruiting tactics and offering bonuses to make up for the shortfall. But for now, open shifts in some states have to be covered with mandatory overtime.