CBS Local Interview: Filmmaker Matthew HeinemanMatthew Heineman discusses his new series on Showtime "The Trade."
Should Employers Keep Testing Workers For Pot?Most employers screen job applicants for marijuana use, even in states where it's legal for medical and recreational use. That has some experts arguing that the practice is a waste of time.
First Blood Test To Help Diagnose Brain Injuries Gets OK In U.S.The first blood test to help doctors diagnose traumatic brain injuries has won U.S. government approval.
Flu-Stricken Texas Teacher's Death Puts Focus On AntiviralsA North Texas teacher who died after getting sick from the flu became a talking point after her husband said she didn't immediately fill her antiviral drug prescription because the co-pay was too high.
McDonald's Slims Down Happy Meal By Banishing CheeseburgersMcDonald's will soon banish cheeseburgers and chocolate milk from its Happy Meal menu in an effort to cut down on the calories, sodium, saturated fat and sugar that kids consume at its restaurants.
Pot-Users Want Judge To Declare Marijuana Safe Under U.S. LawFive plaintiffs, including a military veteran, have filed a lawsuit claiming the government's decision to classify marijuana as dangerous is irrational, unconstitutional and motivated by politics, not hard science.
14 Worms Removed From Woman's Eye After Rare Infection An Oregon woman who had worms coming out of her eye is being called the first known human case of a parasitic infection spread by flies.
Can Gene Therapy Be Harnessed To Fight The AIDS Virus?Researchers think they can improve on a new AIDS treatment and are trying again to tackle HIV by doctoring DNA. New studies to test these tweaked approaches in people are getting underway.
Weatherford Teacher Died From Flu After Delaying Meds Due To PriceHeather Holland, a 38-year-old elementary school teacher in Weatherford, died of complications from the flu after she delayed picking up her medication because of a $116 copay.
Flu Claims 27-Year-Old Fitness Trainer's LifeInfluenza A (H1N1) killed a 27-year-old man who friends say was the picture of health.
Ben & Jerry's Latest To Go Low-Calorie To Take On Halo TopBen & Jerry's, known for its ice cream filled with chunks of fudge, brownies or cookie dough, is the latest big brand to launch a slimmed-down version of its frozen treats.
Experts Say Coffee Is Healthy For Everyone Except Pregnant WomenA recent review of 127 separate studies found that coffee was not only good for the body, but also had a small chance to reduce the development of certain cancers.