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Doctors still prescribing codeine for kids, despite safety issues

Many doctors are still prescribing codeine for children, despite safety concerns. At least, that's what a new study published in the Journal Pediatrics found.

Lindsay Lohan says she recently had miscarriage

Troubled actress Lindsay Lohan says she recently had a miscarriage. According to People Magazine, Lohan says it happened during a break in the filming of her reality show.

House Bill 5 brings opportunity for technical colleges

     

Smoking joints may cause specific abnormalities

Many people think smoking an occasional marijuana joint is okay but a new study suggests otherwise. Researchers enrolled 40 college students in the trial. Twenty smoked marijuana at least once a week, and the others not at all.

96,000 lbs. of Oscar Mayer wieners recalled

Kraft foods is recalling 96,000 pounds of hot dogs because of incorrect labels. Federal officials say the Oscar Mayer classic weiners packages at the center of the recall may contain cheese dogs.

Chris Brown on trial in D.C.: Bodyguard set to defend singer

(CNN) -- Although Chris Brown faces just a misdemeanor charge, the singer has a lot riding on Monday's assault trial in Washington.

Kraft recalls 96,000 pounds of hot dogs after packaging problem

Kraft is recalling 96,000 pounds of hot dogs because packaging labels were incorrect, federal officials said Sunday.

Anti-Corruption Unit Chief: No Davis Docs Passed to FBI

The agency charged with prosecuting state public corruption cases wrapped up an investigation into state Sen.

Body found near highway identified as missing Massachusetts boy, 5

(CNN) -- A body found off a central Massachusetts highway has been positively identified as that of Jeremiah Oliver, a 5-year-old boy who was missing for months before police were alerted.

Atheist sues over New Jersey license plate refusal

NEW YORK (CNN) -- Shannon Morgan identifies as an atheist and wants the world, or at least the car behind her, to know it. But the state of New Jersey says no.

Judge denies relief for El Paso abortion clinic

 

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev: If convicted, will he get death sentence?

BOSTON (CNN) -- It may be a foregone conclusion in the minds of many that accused Boston bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is guilty of murder. A horrific crime: multiple killings, including that of a child, and more than 200 maimed or wounded.

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev: If convicted, will he get death sentence?

It may be a foregone conclusion in the minds of many that accused Boston bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is guilty of murder. A horrific crime: multiple killings, including that of a child, and more than 200 maimed or wounded.

Stressors in life can result in greater resilience

Repeated deployments into harm's way can accumulate unresolved tensions and stress, resulting in post-traumatic stress. On the other hand, Soldiers can learn adaptive techniques that inoculate them against it.

Colorado question: Did marijuana play a role in husband's alleged slaying of wife?

What role, if any, did legally purchased and consumed marijuana play in a husband's alleged murder of his wife this week in Denver?