Women who rely on birth control pills or contraceptive devices that release hormones face a small but significant increase in the risk for breast cancer, according to a large study published on Wednesday. MORE
This might seem amusing, but how would Americans like it if we started raising the American flag upside down
Attempted suicides, drug overdoses, cutting and other types of self-injury have increased substantially in U.S. girls, a 15-year study of emergency room visits found. MORE
I hope they don’t take a knee when given their awards, Ha.
A group of Pennsylvania teachers is sharing horror stories of getting beaten up by pupils as young as 6 — and begging their school district for help. “I have been kicked, punched, hit, scratched. I’ve had a student physically restraining me in front of my other students…MORE
Bowe Bergdahl, one of the worst traitors in America’s history, was just given a slap on the wrist by a liberal judge. No jail time. Multiple heroes and patriots who loved our country gave their lives searching for this traitor. The liberal judge didn’t care.
One hero soldier is badly brain damaged for life. He can’t speak or walk. He can’t kiss or hug his wife or child. The liberal judge didn’t care. MORE
I was the first Catholic to call smoking sinful in the 70’s, especially young ladies who plan to have children. Even AntiChrist, John Paul II came out against smoking. I’m surprised it took them this long to stop selling them at the Vatican.
The Vatican announced Thursday that it would no longer sell cigarettes to employees in its duty free shop and supermarket — giving up an estimated 10 million euros ($11 million) a year in profit. MORE
Buying legal marijuana in California could be pricey enough to keep the black market healthy.
Between customers, retailers and growers, taxes on cannabis may reach as high as 45% in parts of the state, according to a Fitch Ratings report. Those high taxes may keep consumers away from legal marijuana stores once the recreational retail market goes live on January 1. MORE
The University of Notre Dame told its employees Tuesday that they will continue to receive no-cost birth control coverage in a reversal from what the university told its faculty and staff last week. MORE
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu conflated European Union funding for human rights groups in Israel with Russian interference in U.S. elections, according to a report in Haaretz Sunday. The comments came in the context of a government a decision to form a parliamentary committee to investigate the funding of left-wing, mostly human rights organizations. MORE
When Chris Nichols was diagnosed with a life-threatening cancer, he knew exactly where he wanted to be buried: Ramsey Creek, a 33-acre nature preserve just outside Westminster, South Carolina, minutes from his home. One attendee at the funeral was his dog, Briar. The pet watched as Nichols was bundled in quilts sewn by his great-grandmothers and lowered into the ground inside a coffin his father had made. MORE