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Why You Should Eat This In Moderation

Reuters | Genevra Pittman | Posted 02.28.2012 | Healthy Living

By Genevra Pittman NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - People who eat lots of red meat may have a higher risk of some types of kidney cancer, s...

54 Miners Working When Drill Rig Caught Fire In Tennessee

Reuters | Posted 02.27.2012 | Green

By Tim GhianniNASHVILLE, Tenn, Dec 28 (Reuters) - Three miners were trapped by smoke for hours on Wednesday before being brought safely to the surface...

Can Crowdsourcing Disrupt Education?

Reuters | Deborah L. Cohen | Posted 02.27.2012 | Small Business

By Deborah L. Cohen CHICAGO (Reuters) - Former teacher Alex Grodd is betting on social media to solve a big problem in education: how to...

Hugo Chavez Suggests U.S. Giving Latin American Leaders Cancer

Reuters | Daniel Wallis | Posted 02.27.2012 | Weird News

By Daniel Wallis CARACAS (Reuters) - Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez speculated on Wednesday that the United States might have develope...

Exercise Won't Prevent This Pregnancy-Related Risk

Reuters | Amy Norton | Posted 02.27.2012 | Parents

By Amy Norton NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Pregnant women who exercised regularly during the second half of their pregnancies did not lo...

Workers Go On Strike At Leading TV-Maker

Posted 02.27.2012 | Technology

BEIJING/SEOUL (Reuters) - Workers at an LG Display factory in eastern China have gone on strike, halting some production, the company said on Wednesda...

Hackers Could Take Out Train Service, Expert Says

Reuters | Posted 02.27.2012 | Technology

BERLIN (Reuters) - Hackers who have shut down websites by overwhelming them with Web traffic could use the same approach to shut down the computers th...

Arab League Observers: 'Nothing Frightening' In Homs

Reuters | Posted 02.27.2012 | World

(Edits) * Tens of thousands of people protested in Homs as monitors toured * Residents urged Arab observers to see sign...

Netflix Customer Satisfaction Tanked In 2011

Reuters | Alistair Barr | Posted 02.26.2012 | Technology

By Alistair Barr (Reuters) - Netflix Inc and Gap Inc were among the worst performers in customer satisfaction among the largest online r...

Christmas Massacre Victims ID'd: 'Santa' Shot Estranged Wife, Their Kids

Reuters | Posted 02.26.2012 | Crime

(Recasts throughout with names of victims and suspected shooter) GRAPEVINE, Texas, Dec 27 (Reuters) - Police have identified the man the...

Snooki's Whale Sperm Theory, Louboutin's Orgasmic Feet Hypothesis Top 2011 Bad Science List

Reuters | Kate Kelland | Posted 02.26.2012 | Weird News

By Kate Kelland LONDON (Reuters) - From whale sperm to colon cleansers to the shape of a woman's foot when she has an orgasm, celebritie...

Third Infant Infected As U.S. Probes Baby Formula

Reuters | Posted 02.26.2012 | Parents

By Alina Selyukh WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A third infant in the United States has tested positive for the infection that led to the death ...

Online Holiday Spending Spiked This Year

Reuters | Posted 02.26.2012 | Technology

(Reuters) - U.S. consumers spent more than $35 billion online this holiday season, up 15 percent from the same period last year, comScore Inc estimat...

Are Seriously Ill Patients Getting Too Much Care? Some Doctors And Nurses Think So

Reuters | Frederik Joelving | Posted 02.27.2012 | Healthy Living

By Frederik Joelving NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - A third of doctors working in intensive care units (ICUs) believe one or more of their...

Man Lit Woman On Fire Then Set Himself Ablaze: Cops

Reuters | Posted 02.26.2012 | Crime

LITTLETON, N.H., Dec 27 (Reuters) - A New Hampshire man who allegedly killed the woman he lived with by lighting her on fire before setting himself ab...

Michael Calderone

New York Times Newsroom Revolt

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael Calderone | Posted 12.27.2011 | Media

NEW YORK -- New York Times staffers unhappy with management are letting publisher Arthur Sulzberger Jr. know it. In recent days, more than 270 current...

Rising Green Movement Launches Counter-Attack Against Shale Oil Boom

Reuters | Posted 02.26.2012 | Green

* Green groups seen slowing development * Success in fighting pipeline energizes efforts * Shale oil and gas industry on...

Weird Advertisements Bring Together Classical Music And Crime Scene Cleanup

Reuters | Posted 02.26.2012 | Weird News

By Tim McLaughlin BOSTON, Dec 27 (Reuters) - Who says beautiful music and blood spatter cleanup can't go together. When Ch...

Why Getting A Cat As An Adult Could Spell Trouble For Allergies

Reuters | Frederik Joelving | Posted 02.26.2012 | Healthy Living

By Frederik Joelving NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - While having a cat as a kid may protect against future allergies, getting one in adulth...

6.9-Magnitude Earthquake Rocks Russia

AP | Posted 02.26.2012 | World

MOSCOW -- Miners in a swath of southwestern Siberia are being told to leave their shafts after a strong earthquake shook the region. No injuries or d...

TV-Makers Agree To Big Settlement

Reuters | Karen Freifeld | Posted 02.26.2012 | Technology

By Karen Freifeld (Reuters) - Samsung Electronics Co, Sharp Corp and five other makers of liquid crystal displays agreed to pay more tha...

Apple Hit With Fine By Anti-Trust Body

Reuters | Posted 02.26.2012 | Technology

ROME (Reuters) - Italy's anti-trust body has fined units of U.S. technology group Apple Inc a total of 900,000 euros for failing to adequately inform ...

What Are The Risks Of Getting Breast Implants?

Reuters | Kate Kelland, Health and Science Correspondent | Posted 02.26.2012 | Healthy Living

By Kate Kelland, Health and Science Correspondent LONDON (Reuters) - The Internet and women's magazines are filled with enticing adverts...

Egypt Bans Forced Virginity Tests

AP | SARAH EL DEEB | Posted 02.26.2012 | World

CAIRO — An Egyptian court on Tuesday ordered the country's military rulers to stop the use of "virginity tests" on female detainees, in a rare c...

China Begins Trials Of New GPS

Reuters | Posted 02.26.2012 | Technology

BEIJING (Reuters) - China took a further step on Tuesday toward ending its dependence on U.S. satellites to provide navigation and positioning service...