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  • Rabbi Barry Freundel Pleads Guilty To Taping Nude Women In Mikvah Bath

    A search of his home and office at Towson University in Maryland, where he taught, turned up other media storage devices, and prosecutors indicated early on in the case that more women had been taped. Freundel acknowledged Thursday that he had ... 3 years, 7 months ago
  • Texas Supreme Court blocks same-sex marriage licenses

    <img alt="Hawaiian Gov. Neil Abercrombie, left, and former Sen. Avery Chumbley celebrate with a copy of the Star-Advertiser after Abercrombie signed a bill legalizing same-sex marriage in Hawaii in November 2013." class="media__image" ...

    CNN 3 years, 7 months ago
  • Stop the Body Shaming

    by guest blogger Pam Peeke, MD, MPH, FACP, best-selling author and expert on health, fitness, and nutrition. There's been a lot of hoopla recently about the latest annual Sports Illustrated swimsuit issue. Mostly because the magazine's public relations ... 3 years, 7 months ago
  • Fat Headlines: 10 Things the 2015 USDA Dietary Guidelines Really Say

    Until higher amounts of fruits, vegetables and whole grains are the norm, along with lesser amounts of added sugars and saturated fat rich "mixed dishes," the health of the population will suffer. As to the headlines regarding cholesterol, Dr. Neal ... 3 years, 7 months ago
  • Gay Rights Group Excluded From CPAC Yet Again

    WASHINGTON -- The wave of progress on LGBT rights has yet to reach the halls of the unsuitably named Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center in National Harbor, Maryland. For yet another year, the Conservative Political Action Conference will ... 3 years, 7 months ago
  • Obamacare Enrollment Ended Sunday. Except It Didn't

    The Department of Health and Human Services has hinted it might reopen enrollment on the Affordable Care Act's health insurance exchanges in 37 states around the tax filing deadline April 15, with the aim of enrolling people who learn for the first ... 3 years, 7 months ago
  • Paleo for a Shrinking Planet?

    Yes, absolutely, we can say what diet is best for health if by "diet" we mean a basic pattern, or general theme. Overwhelmingly, evidence derived from a stunning array of populations, settings, and methodologies supports a diet of real foods close to ... 3 years, 7 months ago
  • 10 Iconic Movie Sets Starring ... The Antiquities Act

    Visitors to Washington, D.C., can climb the infamous staircase in Georgetown featured in the horror movie "The Exorcist," but few realize that the 184.5-mile Chesapeake and Ohio Canal National Historical Park located in Washington, D.C., Maryland, and ... 3 years, 7 months ago
  • Defense Rules

    An unyielding defense is as critical to success as a powerful offense, in medicine as in nature, sports, or war. In health care it is essential to develop effective treatments such as antibiotics and surgical procedures that stop infections and cancers ... 3 years, 7 months ago
  • Shared Leadership Among Women and Men: Good News and Bad News

    According to the study, about 40 percent of Americans believe that women continue to face a double standard in seeking leadership positions in both politics and business with women having to meet higher standards of performance. A similar number of ... 3 years, 7 months ago
  • 5 things to know for your New Day

    The 16-year-old's brief life ended in a hail of gunfire with police over the weekend after Hendrix allegedly ignored a traffic stop by a Maryland state trooper more than 600 miles from home. The investigation into Hendrix's background resulted in the ...

    CNN 3 years, 7 months ago
  • Obama calls on world to focus on roots of ISIS, al Qaeda extremism

    <img alt="Obama and daughter, Sasha, swim at Alligator Point in Panama City Beach, Florida, in August 2010, in an effort to encourage people to come back to the Gulf Coast after the devastating oil spill." class="media__image" itemprop="image" ...

    CNN 3 years, 7 months ago
  • Stress Tip: Spend Time Outdoors

    Learn more useful information about stress and your health! Order meQuilibrium's new book, meQuilibrium: 14 Days to Cooler, Calmer, and Happier, co-authored by meQuilibrium CEO Jan Bruce, Adam Perlman, M.D., Chief Medical Officer, and Andrew ... 3 years, 7 months ago
  • Google Defies Attorney General

    Based in large part on leaked documents from the recent hacking of Sony Pictures Entertainment data, Google is also claiming that the attorney general is in fact pursuing this course of action on behalf of the MPAA. Citing these leaked documents from ... 3 years, 7 months ago
  • The Morning Risk Report: How Activist Wolf Packs Work

    “There are ways that things become coordinated and activism campaigns succeed despite the fact the 13D rules make it harder to coordinate actions,” explained Professor Richmond D. Matthews, a professor of finance at the University of Maryland and a ... 3 years, 7 months ago
  • Poll: Obama's approval ratings stagnant despite economy

    <img alt="Obama and daughter, Sasha, swim at Alligator Point in Panama City Beach, Florida, in August 2010, in an effort to encourage people to come back to the Gulf Coast after the devastating oil spill." class="media__image" itemprop="image" ...

    CNN 3 years, 7 months ago
  • 'Duck Dynasty' star to CPAC for Breitbart award

    The group came into the mainstream during the 2010 Supreme Court case, Citizens United vs. Federal Election Committee, which gave way to the creation of Super Pacs, groups that can take unlimited donations independent of a political candidate or party.

    CNN 3 years, 7 months ago
  • Jeb Bush's foreign policy strategy: 'I am my own man'

    Democrats quickly tried to stamp out any progress Bush had made with the wider electorate which he would ask to entrust him with U.S. national security if he becomes the GOP nominee. "Today, Jeb Bush made his first foray into explaining and attempting ...

    CNN 3 years, 7 months ago
  • DC-area man attaches snow plow to motorized toilet

    A man in suburban Washington, D.C. has created a snow plow using a motorized toilet. David Goldberg of Rockville, Maryland attached a plow to the motorized toilet, which he had already made for a parade this past summer. The contraption, which he calls ...

    Fox 5 3 years, 7 months ago
  • Criminalizing Physicians Who Provide Abortions

    A physician sometimes winds up in court accused of failing to meet the standard of care for a patient. In a bizarre twist, politicians in several states want to take a doctor to court for providing the best care. Why this paradox? The care relates to ... 3 years, 7 months ago