A San Diego program helps chronically ill people avoid the hospital by teaching them how to better manage their diseases and telling them what to expect in their final years. Other health providers and insurers around the country are trying similar approaches."‘Pre-Hospice’ Saves Money By Keeping People At Home Near The End Of Life"
One person died after a man opened fire for no reason while passengers on board a public bus on the Las Vegas Strip started to get off at one of the stops of their tour."Police release names of Las Vegas strip shooting suspect and victim"
A mother, her two children, and another female were identified as the victims of a killing at a Sacramento home."Mother, two kids, and another female killed at Sacramento home"
The ranks of 100-year-olds doubles every eight years, but researchers still puzzle over the ingredients of longevity."Want To Live Past 100? Centenarians Share Secrets Of Knee Bends And Nips Of Scotch"
A white supremacist and a former Army stabbed an elderly man to death in New York last week but told investigators he wanted to kill a young thug or a successful black person instead of the 77-year-old victim."White supremacist who killed black man with sword in NY said he wanted to kill a younger, more successful victim"
One person died from a night club shooting in Cincinnati and 15 more were injured, authorities confirmed."One dead, 15 injured after Cincinnati night club shooting"
London-based Assala Energy, a portfolio company of Washington-headquartered asset manager Carlyle Group, has announced that it would buy Shell’s onshore assets in Gabon, Africa, for $587 million."Assala Energy acquires Shell’s Gabon onshore assets for $587 million"
The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has announced that three Peruvian traders have agreed to settle a pending case alleging that they traded on nonpublic information before the merger of two mining companies."Overseas traders agree to pay nearly $300,000 in insider trading case"
United States Energy Secretary Rick Perry said in a recent statement he believed the win of a gay student for the Texas A&M University student body president was something he felt proud of but at the same time it was disappointing."Energy Secretary Rick Perry disappointed with how Texas A&M University handled student body president election"
The Supreme Court unanimously decided on Wednesday to raise the bar for the educational benefits for children with disabilities with regard to the case against Douglas County School District (DCSD)."Supreme Court raises bar for benefits of children with disabilities in public schools"
One of the top killers of children, the rotavirus, could possibly be prevented now with the help of a powdered vaccine."Powdered vaccine for rotavirus promises new hope of decreasing deaths in rural countries."
The House speaker announces that Republicans do not have the votes to pass the measure."Not A Done Deal: Ryan Pulls Back Bill To Replace Obamacare"
A Wisconsin father became irate against the principal of the school where his daughter goes to after the school official accused the father’s daughter, 12 years old, of selling sex toys."Wisconsin father writes blog to blast principal who accused his daughter of selling sex toys"
A Texas college student got stranded for five days near the Grand Canyon and she said she got so desperate she made farewell videos to her family."Texas college student made everything to get help after being stranded in Grand Canyon for five days"
A formerly abused dog, now in the care of her new owners, found a naked toddler in a ditch in Michigan last week."Former abused shelter dog hailed as hero, finds naked toddler in ditch"