| Dec 17, 2013
| 3:45 PM
It was always the case that the nation's medically uninsured were disproportionately non-white, poor and southern. These people were the prime targets of the Affordable Care Act, which aimed to bring them coverage in part by the federally-funded expansion...
| Dec 17, 2013
| 4:00 AM
Mark Tyree was chasing death.
The 25-year-old Marine veteran drank heavily and drove fast — often at the same time. Tyree had walked away from two serious accidents that demolished his cars.
On a foggy November morning in 2011, he slammed his...
| Dec 16, 2013
| 9:46 AM
Ratings for "Survivor's" finale Sunday hit a low, while the NFL led the night.
The last episode of "Survivor: Blood vs. Water," the 27th cycle in the reality series' run, drew 10.2 million viewers and a rating of 2.5 in the key 18-49 age demographic...
| Dec 10, 2013
| 9:34 AM
NBC's Monday night was all musical with the return of "The Sing-Off," hosted by Nick Lachey, which has been off the air for two years. The two-hour "Sing-Off" Season 4 premiere improved over its 2011 opener, according to early numbers from Nielsen....
| Dec 11, 2013
| 12:12 PM
The "Victoria's Secret Fashion Show" on CBS turned more than a few heads Tuesday night, pushing the network up to a ratings win.
The one-hour 10 p.m. telecast drew 9.71 million viewers and a rating of 3.4 among key 18-to-49-year-olds, according to...
| Dec 12, 2013
| 11:22 AM
California's population grew by 332,000 between July 2012 and July 2013 -- the largest yearly increase in nearly a decade, according to estimates released Thursday by the California Department of Finance.
Most of the growth was “natural increase&...
| Dec 2, 2013
| 4:53 PM
No viral prank here. Late-night host Jimmy Kimmel is posting his best numbers since his time slot move put him in head-to-head competition with Jay Leno and David Letterman.
For the week of Nov. 18, the latest for which numbers are available, ABC's...
| Nov 29, 2013
| 1:35 PM
The journal Food and Chemical Toxicology is retracting a highly controversial French study it published last year linking genetically modified maize to cancerous tumors in rats.
In a statement released from its Cambridge, Mass., offices on Thursday,...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 3:00 AM
WASHINGTON - The current Cosmopolitan magazine explains the Affordable Care Act with the "Top Eight Ways Young Women Benefit from Obamacare." Glamour lays out the "Five Things You Need to Know" about the marketplaces kicking into gear Tuesday.
| Sep 30, 2013
| 8:39 AM
The good news: According to a new report from the National Endowment for the Arts, more than half of American adults read books for pleasure in 2012. The bad news is that the percentage of adults reading works of literature -- in the NEA's definition,...
| Sep 24, 2013
| 10:00 AM
The star coaches of NBC's "The Voice" ought to be feeling good about their reunion.
"The Voice" was back with its original coaching lineup: Adam Levine, Blake Shelton, Cee Lo Green and Christina Aguilera. They kicked off the season with the blind...