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Falling TVs send a child to the ER every 30 minutes

Enormous flat-screens are in millions of homes, but come with a risk that many parents may not realize: children can be seriously hurt in a TV tip-over.<p>The number of kids injured by a TV falling on them grew 125 percent between 1990 and 2011, according to a new study of emergency room records that …

Hurricane season likely to be 'extremely active,' say meteorologists

As the American heartland continues to be hammered by a late but lethal tornado season, the U.S. East Coast is bracing for what could be another damaging and deadly hurricane season triggered by unusual climate conditions.<p>The 2013 Atlantic hurricane season, which officially begins Saturday, likely …

Public Atheist Monument Going Up Near Courthouse In Starke, Florida, Is Country's First

A small city in heavily Christian northern Florida is about to become home to the first public monument in the United States dedicated to atheism.<p>Florida members of American Atheists, a national advocacy group, plan to erect a 1,500-pound granite display in front of the Bradford County Courthouse …

America’s First Atheist Monument on Gov’t Land to Be Unveiled Following Furor Over 10 Commandments Display

“Please come join American Atheists for the dedication of the ‘First Ever’ monument to atheism at the Bradford County courthouse square,” a Facebook event invitation for the atheist monument reads. “This monument is being place[d] to compliment the ten commandments monument [that] is already there.”<p>…