May 27, 2013 Democrats in the Senate agreed to an amendment that would ban anyone ever convicted of certain violent crimes from receiving SNAP food stamps -- for their entire lives.
May 10, 2013 A band of thieves working across two dozen countries has made off with $45 million. The caper reveals serious vulnerabilities in the banking system
May 10, 2013 Forget bank heist movies with ski masks and safe cracking. These thieves were high tech.
May 9, 2013 The thieves also hit up 2,000 ATMs in Manhattan in a single day.
May 2, 2013 The high-profile prosecution of a Phoenix-area woman has cost taxpayers nearly $1.7 million in legal fees. But local and national media outlets have seen a ratings boost due to the coverage.
Apr 18, 2013 Thanks to a string of scandals that have damaged the reputation of China’s domestic food supply, more and more among the country's rising consumer class are turning to imported foods.
Apr 19, 2013 Farmers in Liuchong village in the Central Chinese province of Hubei are standing up to a local phosphate mining operation and fertilizer factory they blame for polluting the village's water and air, killing their crops and livestock, and leading to a sharp increase in cancer rates in the region.
Apr 11, 2013 Gluten-free diets are picking up steam, but they're not alone. We pin six more common lifestyle and diet changes.
Apr 11, 2013 Biogen Idec CEO George Scangos discusses his company's new multiple sclerosis drug, pricing strategy, and research process.
Apr 10, 2013 School lunch programs with stricter nutrition standards may be helping to reduce obesity in children, especially those who receive free or reduced lunches.