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Even millennials with jobs and spouses take money from parents

Even well-to-do millennials are getting handouts from mom and dad.<p>A recent survey of 1,000 millennials ages 18-34 by Bank of America and USA TODAY …

Sun's blood pressure benefits 'may outdo cancer risks'

<b>The health benefits of exposing skin to sunlight may far outweigh the risk of developing skin cancer, according to scientists.</b><p>Edinburgh University research suggests sunlight helps reduce blood pressure, cutting heart attack and stroke risks and even prolonging life.<p>UV rays were found to release a …

China denies Pentagon cyber-attack claims

China is behind a campaign of cyber-espionage aimed at extracting America’s top military secrets, a Pentagon report has said, publicly accusing Beijing for the first time of being behind a well-documented Chinese hacking threat.<p>As China seeks to rapidly upgrade and expands military — including a …

Joe Manchin Wants to Bring Gun Reform Back to the Senate

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>Sen. Joe Manchin wants to bring that ol' background check bill back to the Senate floor, he revealed …

Tsarnaev's Parents and Their Conspiracy Campaign Have Gone into Hiding

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>Anzor Tsarnaev's heavily publicized trip to the United States in search of "justice and the truth" …

Boston bombs: how carjacking victim's iPhone halted the Tsarnaevs' 'plan to attack New York'

A driver whose Mercedes was hijacked at gunpoint by the Boston bombing suspects has described how he managed to escape, then used his iPhone to help police track them down, thwarting their alleged plan to attack New York.<p>The 26-year-old Chinese entrepreneur, identified only as "Danny", told how he …

2013 NFL Draft results: Geno Smith, Manti Te'o headline 2nd round selections

The long wait for Geno Smith and Manti Teo ended early on Friday as they headlined an eventful second round.<p>The second round of the 2013 NFL Draft is complete and it did not take long for the fireworks to begin. Geno Smith and Manti Te'o were among the most talked about players during the first …

A's lose to Orioles, 3-0

Following two stagnant nights against Baltimore at the Coliseum, the A's offense clearly could use a jolt. That jolt seems ready to come Sunday.<p>On Friday, the A's fell 3-0, their third consecutive loss. They've dropped seven of their past eight.<p>The jolt would be Yoenis Céspedes, out with a hand …

Nobody Throws Balls Like Yu

He's 26 years old, comes from Japan, plays baseball in Texas and can throw pitches like no one else in the game. He's Yu Darvish and he throws fastballs, sliders, slow curves. Facing him — and this is the thing that makes him bigger than baseball, just a stunning athlete — you'd have no idea what's …

Obama’s 'red line' on Syria: An Iraq-like 'slam dunk' moment?

President Obama said a 'red line' would be crossed if the Syrian regime used chemical weapons against rebels. Might that propel the US into war, as …

California lawmakers weigh first statewide ban on lead ammo

In November, one of the oldest condors in Central California died from lead poisoning after being found with tiny bullet fragments and a .22-caliber slug in his gullet that he apparently swallowed with a mouthful of meat.<p>The 9-year-old giant was one of the earliest released in a condor recovery …

House Leadership Crashes Into Outside Hurdles On Bills

The House was set to vote this week on a bill modifying the president's health care law. The Republican bill was supported by the leadership, but ran into trouble and was pulled from the floor before the scheduled vote.<p>It's an example of the kind of obstacles Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio, faces in …

A Former Google Exec Aims To Power A Patient Revolution

Last week I went to TedMed, the big medical innovation summit run by Priceline founder Jay Walker. The most important presentation I saw may have come from Roni Zeiger, who for six years ending in 2012 was the chief health strategist at Google.<p>The Google Health application created on Zeiger’s …

Auburn Finally Speaks About Scandal Report...but Is Anybody Listening?

It's been a whirlwind few days on the Plains of Auburn.<p>After 83,401 fans packed Jordan-Hare Stadium for Auburn's annual A-Day game, the streets in downtown Auburn were flooded with revelers celebrating the final rolling of Toomer's Corner.<p>Auburn stayed in the headlines on Monday, when it released …

What Does the 2013 NFL Draft Mean for Tim Tebow?

In 2011, "all he did was win." In 2012, all he did was sit on the bench. As a result of that, Jets quarterback Tim Tebow has been out of the limelight for Gang Green for quite some time.<p>The NFL draft is a time for new beginnings, though, and although that is usually reserved for the teams making …

Lance Armstrong 'unjustly enriched'

AUSTIN, Texas -- The Justice Department laid out its case in a lawsuit against Lance Armstrong on Tuesday, saying the cyclist violated his contract …

The Ricin Story Is Somehow Getting Even Weirder

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>The investigation into the mailing of poisonous letters has turned from an Elvis impersonator to his …

Americans Aren't That Mad Gun Control Failed

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>After senators filibustered a gun background checks bill, President Obama gave an angry speech, …

Airlines in the US expect an ugly April, partly because there aren’t enough air traffic controllers

While the first quarter of the year is usually slow for travel, Delta and US Airways both reported profits today that beat expectations, as they did better at filling seats and having customers pay more for flights. But airlines are expecting bad news for April.<p>Delta said it had a net profit of $85 …

Rolando McClain arrest details out

Linebacker Rolando McClain allegedly yelled obscenities at police officers Sunday as they were trying to disperse a large crowd of more than 700 …

Chicago Cubs: After 3 Weeks Cubs' Weaknesses Are Glaring

Yes, it may be early in the 2013 season, but Cubs fans can already see where it appears to be headed: down the drain.<p>It is no surprise, really, that the Cubs are as bad as they are. This was expected.<p>There have been some surprises, though, such as Travis Wood, Nate Schierholtz and Welington …

Eric Toth, one of FBI's most wanted, arrested in Nicaragua – video

Eric Toth, wanted by the FBI for alleged child pornography offences, is arrested by police in Nicaragua. The ex-teacher is accused of possessing a …

TSA postpones knife policy change

A policy change scheduled to go into effect this week that would have allowed airline passengers to carry small knives, bats and some other sports …