Why Florida lawmakers are duking it out over guns

Why Florida lawmakers are duking it out over guns

Written by Staff Writer at CNN From CNN Home The US state of Florida is traditionally a hot spot for tourists during the hot summer months. Its sunny landscape and boisterous beaches attract visitors…

World's oldest triathlete stages marathon at 78

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World’s oldest triathlete stages marathon at 78

There was supposed to be a one-in-a-thousand chance that Donley Simpson would finally quit and say “enough is enough”. More realistically, Simpson was expecting a two-in-a-thousand shot that a 77-year-old man from Nebraska would…

Bob Blitz, legend of Redskins football, dead at 68

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Bob Blitz, legend of Redskins football, dead at 68

Bob Blitz, one of the pillars of the Washington/Baltimore broadcast team over the past 40 years, has passed away. We are saddened to report that Bob Blitz, one of the pillars of the Washington/Baltimore…

Wildfires are driving a scourge across America

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Wildfires are driving a scourge across America

My adopted heroes in this misadventure are the leathery folk of Navasota, Texas. They have a thriving turf industry that exports mud, all right — not really, what with the sludge and traffic from…

Covidien delays intranasal insulin spray launch until 2020

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Covidien delays intranasal insulin spray launch until 2020

Written by by By By “Bloomberg News” contributor the) Most Popular Editors’ pick: Originally published Oct. 13. Covidien’s widely anticipated launch of a nasal spray version of its popular intranasal insulin spray is gaining…

How Are Those Laceknives Working Out So Well?

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How Are Those Laceknives Working Out So Well?

The process through which surgeons perform reconstructive work is hardly the most patient-friendly. If you’ve gone under the knife, chances are it involved an incision and a fine needle. But how could surgeons ever…

Should vaccines be mandatory in the U.S.?

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Should vaccines be mandatory in the U.S.?

CNN Legal Analyst Kathleen Smith: I’m not going to get in the business of speculating with respect to the judge’s ruling. But the question that goes to the underlying issue here is why do…

Dr Donald Sproule: Toronto doctor accused of sex assault

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Dr Donald Sproule: Toronto doctor accused of sex assault

Image copyright Peter Penashue A Toronto doctor has been arrested in connection with an investigation into sexual assault allegations involving patients. Dr Donald Sproule was taken into custody at about 18:00 BST on Monday…