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Size matters? Testicle size linked to nurturing

Men with smaller testicles are more involved in bringing up their children, a study finds.<p>Men with smaller testicles are more likely than their well-endowed brethren to be involved in the care of their toddlers, anthropologists at Emory University report.<p>The higher the testosterone levels and …

Gwyneth Paltrow Wants Us All To Boycott Vanity Fair

We haven't met Gwyneth Paltrow (yet!), but we're pretty sure she rules everything in her world with an iron fist. It's just the nature of a …

US cancer care in crisis, experts say

Health news<p>Cancer may be the most feared diagnosis, but Americans are getting disorganized care and they’re often not even getting treatment based on the best scientific evidence, a panel of experts reports.<p>It’s often too expensive, and the most privileged are getting far better care than people …

Sequester hits special education like 'a ton of bricks'

Since the first day of class for most schools in Michigan last week, Marcie Lipsitt's phone has been ringing nonstop with parents distraught about cuts to their children's special education services.<p>A new round of special education cuts were taking hold, prompted by a 5% reduction in federal …

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2015 Is Shaping Up to Be a Super Summer of Comic Book Movies

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>Deadline reported last night that Disney was moving Marvel's <i>Ant-Man</i> from November to 2015 to July …

Paper no more: Britain proposes plastic pounds

Britain is pondering plastic pounds.<p>The Bank of England is considering replacing paper money with polymer bank notes which are billed as cleaner, stronger and more secure.<p>The bank said Tuesday it will hold a public consultation, bringing samples of plastic money to shopping centers so that the …

Judge Rules That Abercrombie's Ban On Religious Head Scarves Is Illegal

Former Hollister employee Hani Khan was fired from a San Francisco-area store in 2010 after she refused to remove her hijab, reports The San Jose Mercury News.<p>U.S. District Judge Yvonne Gonzalez Rogers found that by firing Khan, Abercrombie, which owns Hollister, "violated anti-discrimination …

Report: Zimmerman Destroyed Evidence

US News College Rankings Are Out, So Are the Critics

Students walk on the campus of Princeton University in Princeton, N.J., Aug. 30, 2013. Craig Warga/Bloomberg via Getty Images<p>The latest annual …

Princeton University

FDA Ratchets Down On Prescribing Of OxyContin And Other Opioids

The Food and Drug Administration today took another step toward restricting use of OxyContin and other powerful and often-abused prescription pain medications.<p>The move comes amid an emotional debate over so-called long-acting opioid analgesics. Federal health officials and others are concerned …

Beijing To Crack Down On Social Media 'Slanderous Rumors'

China will jail anyone caught using social media to spread "slanderous rumors" or "false information" for up to 10 years, according to a new legal interpretation of Internet restrictions, the official Xinhua news agency reports.<p>A court's interpretation says the spread of such rumors could …

Jim Koch, Sam Adams Beer Creator, Becomes Craft Beer's First Billionaire

Jim Koch, the 64-year-old co-founder of Boston Beer Company, has a lot of reasons to raise a bottle of one of his trademark Samuel Adams Boston Lager's in a toast this week. Specifically, one billion reasons.<p>On Monday, the Bloomberg Billionaires Index estimated Koch's net worth above a billion …

In pictures: U.S. marks the 12th anniversary of 9/11

Federal Government Is Recognizing Same-Sex Couples' New Mexico Marriages

WASHINGTON — Although a Pentagon official wouldn't confirm any change in policy, at least one Air Force base has begun recognizing the marriages of same-sex couples married in New Mexico — even before the state's supreme court reaches a final decision on the matter.<p>BuzzFeed spoke with the same-sex …

Same-Sex Couples

Cops trying to recover footage from Zimmerman iPad after dispute

George Zimmerman's wife used her iPad to record a confrontation with her estranged husband, and investigators are trying to recover the footage, Florida police said Tuesday.<p>"We're going to be taking it to be forensically analyzed," Lake Mary, Fla., Police public information officer Zach Hudson told …

Iowa Debates Concealed Carry Permits for the Blind

In Iowa all residents have equal rights to bear arms under the Second Amendment—even those who are legally blind. All Iowans regardless of their …