Medical marijuana legally prescribed to young people is showing up in classrooms. This is putting teachers and principals in a new and challenging position.
01/23/2010 09:42 am
A portion of Oregon's federal stimulus money is being used to create the world's largest 'living wall.'
01/21/2010 11:50 am
Three days of severe weather, including mudslides and flooding, is largely courtesy of El Nino, say meteorologists.
01/20/2010 05:52 pm
For the first time since records have been kept, the number of instances in which aircraft hit birds or other wildlife could top 10,000 for 2009. Increasingly, pilots worry about 'feathered bullets'.
01/16/2010 01:28 pm
US presidents visit disaster areas in America all the time. President Obama can build on his good response to the Haitian quake so far by bearing personal witness to this tragedy.
01/14/2010 03:46 pm
To recoup taxpayer money used in the bailout of financial firms, Obama on Thursday outlined a fee that big banks would have to pay for 10 years or more.
01/14/2010 01:26 pm
Commercially produced bumblebees may be detrimental to wild bumblebees.
01/13/2010 11:42 am
The California Assembly's public safety committee approved a bill to legalize pot on Tuesday. A day earlier, New Jersey became the 14th state to legalize medical marijuana.
01/12/2010 06:21 pm
In essence, the Montana Supreme Court ruled that suicide – even when a physician plays a role – is not a crime. Now, the state legislature is likely to argue the issue.
01/02/2010 02:58 pm
At least 30 states will see new laws going into effect on New Year's Day. Many of the new laws reflect zeitgeist concerns on health, technology, and the economy.
12/31/2009 11:25 am