| Sep 21, 2011
| 12:18 PM
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - U.S. men who have surgery for prostate cancer seem to fare better if they have private insurance rather than public coverage through Medicare or Medicaid, a new study finds.
Researchers determined that among more than 61,000...
| Oct 9, 2011
Few Americans have had as profound an impact on the culture as Steve Jobs, but 3 trailblazers come to mind.
Apple co-founder Steve Jobs was a unique combination of creative innovator and savvy businessman. He revolutionized how everyday Americans lived...
| Jul 27, 2012
| 1:19 PM
The U.S. House of Representatives recently passed a bill to audit the Federal Reserve Bank (the Fed). The Fed is a private entity authorized by Congress in 1913 to control the nation's monetary system, an extremely powerful function. That the Fed, whose...
| Jul 31, 2012
| 3:40 PM
The following is an abridged version of a discussion on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/edpagecourant.
Ed Page: President Obama made the remark "If you've got a business, you didn't build that. Somebody else made that happen." Was his quote taken out...
| Aug 17, 2012
| 1:09 PM
Fourteen-year-old Sharrell Bailey wouldn't be starting ninth grade at Oak Ridge High School on Monday if it weren't for the new Junior Achievement Academy opening there.
The magnet program, which will focus on leadership and entrepreneurship, is Junior...
| Sep 12, 2012
| 8:00 AM
Hindsight being 20-20, we can look back on history and see the turning points, which are invisible to us as we're living through them. Automobiles have an approximately 120-year history (discounting some 18th century anomalies), and the milestones are now...
| May 29, 2012
| 8:39 AM
Who says America doesn't make stuff anymore? From cars to coffee, hot sauce to jumbo jets, we've got ten great places to see how the proverbial sausage is made.
—Ford Rouge Factory, Dearborn, Mich.
One of the most important sites in the history of...
| May 30, 2012
| 9:35 AM
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Being sleepy behind the wheel is almost as bad as drinking and driving, suggests a new study from France.
The study, published as a letter in the Archives of Internal Medicine, found that drivers who were either drunk or...
| Oct 3, 2012
| 11:05 AM
About 185 classic cars will line the Festival of Arts grounds and adjacent property for the ninth annual Laguna Beach Classic Car Show this weekend.
There will be 28 different classes of vehicles from different time periods or manufacturers at Sunday's...
| Oct 6, 2012
If you're interested in seeing whether eating probiotic-infused foods might improve your digestive health, look for foods (or supplements) with one of many species of lactobacillus or bifidobacterium.
"There are something like 400 different probiotics,...
| Oct 12, 2012
| 10:55 AM
The cable network History has partnered with Morton’s The Steakhouse (Fort Lauderdale, Boca Raton, West Palm Beach, North Miami Beach, Miami, Coral Gables; Mortons.com) to offer a Morton’s The Men Who Built America menu.
It coincides with the...