A WOMAN addicted to cosmetic surgery is unrecognisable after injecting cooking oil into her face. Eventually surgeons refused to carry out any more work and she returned home, where her face had changed so much her family didn’t recognise her
Transition advisers to President-elect Barack Obama have compiled a list of about 200 Bush administration actions and executive orders that could be swiftly undone to reverse White House policies on climate change, stem cell research, reproductive rights and other issues,
Regulators close down Franklin Bank, a Houston bank with $5.1 billion in assets, and Security Pacific Bank of California, with assets of $561 million, raising the tally of failed banks this year to 19.
A 22-year-old Danish poker professional won the World Series of Poker early Tuesday, turning a wheel straight on the last hand to become the youngest champion in the history of the no-limit Texas Hold 'em main event.
A new statin drug dramatically cuts the number of heart attacks and strokes, even for people without high cholesterol. In a major trial, daily treatment with Crestor slashed the rate of heart problems and deaths by 44 per cent.
Aaron Fotheringham is a 16 year old boy who was born with Spina Bifida. At the age of 14 he completed his first successful back flip. Aaron started out by watching his brother ride BMX at the skate park. It was then suggested that he try it out using his wheelchair…He hasn’t looked back since.
State Trooper Bryan Henry said he had never seen anything like it. A nearly 13-foot alligator lay dead along U.S. Highway 59 south after presumably being hit by a large truck Thursday morning just south of Diboll.
The winter stomach bug is on the move in New York, sending 400 people a day to emergency rooms for vomiting and diarrhea - a 19% jump in the last two weeks, the Health Department says.
The startling case of an AIDS patient who underwent a bone marrow transplant to treat leukemia is stirring new hope that gene-therapy strategies on the far edges of AIDS research might someday cure the disease.
The U.S. has nothing on Pakistan, when it comes to cyber terror paranoia. Yesterday, Pakistani president Asif Ali Zardari signed a law making cyber terror a crime "punishable with death."