Old Man Winter frosts NFL gridirons with snow, ice
Sun, 08 Dec 2013 19:40:07 -0500
Winter weather hit NFL gridirons in the East on Sunday, blanketing some playing fields with snow and causing sloppy conditions for players.
In Philadelphia, snow began falling two hour...
'Gravity,' 'Her' tie for LA Film Critics top honor
Sun, 08 Dec 2013 19:22:25 -0500
The Los Angeles Film Critics Association split between the space odyssey "Gravity" and the futuristic romance "Her," lending no more certainty to an awards season that's so far been full of c...
Hagel offers troops rare glimmer of hope on budget
Sun, 08 Dec 2013 14:12:21 -0500
CAMP LEATHERNECK, Afghanistan (AP) — U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel on Sunday offered troops a rare glimmer of hope on the department's financial woes, saying a possible budget agreement ...
Food-tech startups aim to replace eggs and chicken
Sun, 08 Dec 2013 15:25:51 -0500
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The startup is housed in a garage-like space in San Francisco's tech-heavy South of Market neighborhood, but it isn't like most of its neighbors that develop software, we...
Gene therapy scores big wins against blood cancers
Sat, 07 Dec 2013 20:10:59 -0500
In one of the biggest advances against leukemia and other blood cancers in many years, doctors are reporting unprecedented success by using gene therapy to transform patients' blood cells int...