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3 hours ago One in Five Men Admits Hitting His Wife or Girlfriend
Close to one in five men admits he has hit, slapped, kicked or otherwise attacked a wife or girlfriend, researchers say.






3 hours ago Panama is Happiest Place On Earth, Survey Finds
Panama is Happiest Place On Earth, Survey Finds






6 hours ago Belly Up: American Waistlines Are Still Expanding, Study Finds
While BMI, a key measure for obesity, has stabilized, Americans' bellies have increased an inch over the last decade, a new study shows.
12 hours ago U.S. Troops Won't Have Direct Contact With Ebola Patients
Obama is set to announce up to 3,000 U.S. troops will deploy to West Africa, and they will help dole out supplies and work with health-care workers.






12 hours ago Ebola Survivor Praises Military Surge Against Virus
Dr. Kent Brantly, the U.S. medical missionary who survived Ebola, praised a new plan to use the U.S. military to fight the raging Ebola epidemic.
12 hours ago Ebola Survivor Praises Military Strike Against Virus
Dr. Kent Brantly, the U.S. medical missionary who survived Ebola, praised a new plan to use the U.S. military to fight the raging Ebola epidemic.
12 hours ago Watch Live: Obama Reveals Military Plan to Battle Ebola
President Barack Obama is expected to lay out a plan to use the U.S. military to fight the raging Ebola epidemic while visiting the CDC.






12 hours ago Battlefield Ebola: Obama Reveals Military Plan for Outbreak
Calling Ebola a global security threat, President Barack Obama said the U.S. will establish a military command center to fight it.
12 hours ago Obama Reveals Military Plan to Fight Ebola
President Barack Obama is expected to lay out a plan to use the U.S. military to fight the raging Ebola epidemic while visiting the CDC.






12 hours ago Battlefield Ebola: Obama Reveals Plan for 'Global Threat'
Calling Ebola a global security threat, President Barack Obama said the U.S. will establish a military command center to fight it.
12 hours ago Belly Up: American Waistlines Are Still Expanding
While BMI, a key measure for obesity, has stabilized, Americans' bellies have increased an inch over the last decade, a new study shows.
12 hours ago Belly Up: Risky Form of Obesity Still Spreading
While BMI, a key measure for obesity, has stabilized, Americans' bellies have increased an inch over the last decade, a new study shows.
12 hours ago Ebola as Serious a Threat as ISIS, Senator Says
The Ebola epidemic is as serious a threat as Islamic extremists, Tennessee Senator Lamar Alexander says.






12 hours ago Dr. Brantly Asks For 'Immediate Action' to Fight Ebola
During a Senate hearing, Dr. Kent Brantly stresses the importance of immediate action to fight the spread of Ebola.






12 hours ago We Could Have Stopped Ebola, CDC Expert Says
The Ebola epidemic could have been stopped if the world had done even a little bit to build up a public health system in West Africa, an expert says.






15 hours ago Battlefield Ebola: Obama to Send 3,000 Troops to Africa
President Barack Obama will announce a major surge in U.S. aid to fight the Ebola epidemic in West Africa later Tuesday.






15 hours ago U.S. Troops Won't Have Direct Contact with Ebola Patients
Obama is set to announce up to 3,000 U.S. troops will deploy to West Africa, and they will help dole out supplies and work with health-care workers.






15 hours ago Watch Live: Senate Ebola Hearing
A Senate committee holds a hearing on Ebola. Dr. Kent Brantly is expected to appear.
15 hours ago Peterson Problem: When Is Corporal Punishment Legal?
Parents can hit their children in all 50 states, and two-thirds say they have spanked their kids.






21 hours ago Obama to Announce Military-Led Fight Against Ebola
President Barack Obama will announce a major surge in U.S. aid to fight the Ebola epidemic in West Africa later Tuesday.






21 hours ago 'Unparalleled' Crisis: Ebola Death Toll Now Tops 2,500
The Ebola outbreak is “unparalleled" in modern times,” the World Health Organization said as the death toll climbed to 2,500 dead and 5,000 infected.






24 hours ago Aid Surge: Obama to Pledge Millions to Fight Ebola
President Barack Obama will announce a major surge in U.S. aid to fight the Ebola epidemic in West Africa later Tuesday.






24 hours ago Nurse Accused of 'Unsolicited' Sex With Heart Patient
A nurse entered a medicated heart patient's hospital room and “initiated unsolicited sexual relations, including intercourse,” a lawsuit alleges.






24 hours ago Aid Surge: Obama to Announce Military-Led Ebola Response
President Barack Obama will announce a major surge in U.S. aid to fight the Ebola epidemic in West Africa later Tuesday.






Yesterday Ebola Surge: Obama to Pledge Millions to Keep Country Safe
President Barack Obama will announce a major surge in U.S. aid to fight the Ebola epidemic in West Africa later Tuesday.






Yesterday Risky Rides: One in Five Parents Endangers Kids in Cars
One in five parents of young children admits “bending the rules” when carpooling, letting children ride without car seats and even seatbelts.






Yesterday One in Five Men Admits To Hitting Wives, Girlfriends
Close to one in five men admits he has hit, slapped, kicked or otherwise attacked a wife or girlfriend, researchers say.






Yesterday Teens Create Tampon-Themed Video Game
Is the world ready for a video game about menstruation? Two high-school girls think so.






Yesterday One in Five Men Admits Hitting Their Wife or Girlfriend
Close to one in five men admits he has hit, slapped, kicked or otherwise attacked a wife or girlfriend, researchers say.






Yesterday Royal Siblings: What's the Ideal Age Gap Between Kids?
Siblings close in age are a royal tradition, but is it better to have children spaced closer together, or farther apart?