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How much is a human egg worth? The question is at the heart of a federal lawsuit brought by two women who provided eggs to couples struggling with infertility. The women claim the price guidelines adopted by fertility clinics nationwide have artificially suppressed the amount...
A protest was planned Sunday against the man at the center of the Sandra Bland case. A large police presence was at the residence where the protest was supposed to be, but community activist Quanell X and protesters were at a different address listed for the trooper. Sky 2 flew...
It's a recipe for modern tragedy. As clothes got tighter, phones got bigger. This increased the likelihood that you might make an unknowing call to someone who might like to know exactly what you say to others. One such instance of a so-called butt-dial was ruled on last week in...
Rick Perry said in an interview Sunday on CNN's "State of the Union" that the shooting in Lafayette, Louisiana, earlier this week shows why gun-free zones are "a bad idea" and said he believes people should be able to take their firearms to the movies. "I think that it makes a...
On Thursday July 23, 2015 Mark, Ed, And Sargent Sam Interviewed Jonathon McCroskey the co-founder of "Operation Hero Guard"
Despite his heroic effort to fight off a knife-wielding attacker from a then-16-year-old girl, Target is suing a man who stopped a stabbing in one of their Pittsburgh-area stores. Michael Turner, 50, was at the big box chain's location in East Liberty when he confronted attacker...
The Texas Tribune reports Donald Trump, the Republican presidential candidate who has drawn fire for his inflammatory comments on illegal immigration, is making a trip to the Texas-Mexico border, a Border Patrol union official said late Tuesday. Trump is visiting Laredo this...
As a response to last week's Chattanooga shooting, Brenham residents are taking up arms to guard their local military recruitment center. They are hoping other cities will join in on the movement. Warning - weapons prohibited; it's the first thing you see when walking up to the...
I was driving 70 mph on the edge of downtown St. Louis when the exploit began to take hold. Though I hadn’t touched the dashboard, the vents in the Jeep Cherokee started blasting cold air at the maximum setting, chilling the sweat on my back through the in-seat climate control...