Health Insurance Companies Are Illegally Charging for Birth Control

One of the provisions of the Affordable Care Act is that birth control methods — be it pill, patch, shot, ring — are supposed to be covered by insurance companies without a co-pay or other charges. But two studies from the National Women’s Law Center have found that many insurance companies are still charging for… » 5/01/15 4:40pm 5/01/15 4:40pm

Soldier Mysteriously Dies While on Skype With Wife

Just when you think all of the horrible things in the world have already happened, something like this comes along. Last week, Susan Orellana-Clark was Skyping with her husband, Capt. Bruce Kevin Clark, a 43-year old Army chief nurse who was stationed in Afghanistan. Everything seemed completely normal when Clark… » 5/07/12 11:10am 5/07/12 11:10am

Annie, Get Your Pretty Gun: The NRA Is on Pinterest

When most of us think of Pinterest we think of gorgeous photos of food and flowers, inspirational cityscapes, ideas for paper crafts, kids clothes, and jewelry. Generally, guns are not the first thing that come to mind, unless you are an NRA member, of course, in which case guns are the only thing that comes to mind.… » 3/27/12 11:40am 3/27/12 11:40am

Hugo Chavez Subtly Suggests That The U.S. Government Is Shooting World Leaders Full Of Cancer

After Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner, the president of Argentina, was recently diagnosed with thyroid cancer, Hugo Chavez, Venezuela's disturbingly kooky president, has begun insinuating that perhaps the United States is running around secretly infecting his region's leaders with the disease. His proof? Five Latin… » 12/28/11 5:45pm 12/28/11 5:45pm