| Sep 13, 2012
Inside the human skull lies a 3-pound mystery. The brain — a command center composed of tens of billions of branching neurons — controls who we are, what we do and how we feel.
"It's the most amazing information structure anybody has ever...
| Jun 3, 2012
Less than three weeks after nosy neighbor Mrs. McCluskey succumbed to lung cancer on the series finale of "Desperate Housewives," Kathryn Joosten — the actress who won two Emmy Awards for portraying the television character — has died of the...
| Sep 17, 2012
Dr. Thomas Szasz, the New York psychiatrist whose Don Quixote-like attacks on the psychiatric profession in the 1960s and 1970s led him to a position of prominence and influence before his radical ideas fell into disrepute and he faded into obscurity, has...
| Aug 5, 2012
Dr. James W. West stood on the cutting edge of medicine in the middle of the 20th century and recognized "it sounded bizarre to remove an organ from a dead person and expect it to work."
He was part of a team of surgeons who helped change that perception...
| Mar 8, 2013
| 7:50 PM
Gerald D. Klee, a retired psychiatrist and LSD expert who participated in experiments with the hallucinogenic drug on volunteer servicemen at U.S. military installations in the 1950s, has died. He was 86.
Klee died Sunday of complications after...
| Jan 17, 2013
| 6:21 PM
Saturday is Gun Appreciation Day, an occasion to feel good about a consumer product that is guaranteed to play a role in the deaths of tens of thousands of Americans this year.
That's not hyperbole. Roughly 30,000 people have been killed annually by...
| Oct 27, 2011
| 9:36 PM
TV may be the best place to celebrate Halloween, except for Halloween parties and trick-or-treating! Here's a guide to Halloween-related programming in the run up to the holiday....
| Nov 29, 2011
| 4:36 PM
Alleged White House gunman: Alleged White House gunman Oscar Ramiro Ortega-Hernandez has been found competent to face charges he tried to assassinate President Obama. But prosecutors want further evaluations....
| Dec 16, 2011
| 4:36 AM
Colton Harris-Moore expected to plead guilty to more than two dozen counts of burglary, theft and other charges...
| Jan 11, 2012
| 4:36 PM
Casey Anthony: Casey Anthony has never before revealed the father of her slain daughter, Caylee. New documents reveal that the child may have been the product of a date rape after Anthony was drugged at a party....
| Jan 25, 2012
| 4:36 PM
The reason 'Justified' is such a good show is because its characters are all allowed to be intelligent....