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Archive for: December 2016


Secret Santas Give Veterans New and Improved Homes This Holiday Season

It is the holiday season, and some war veterans are getting secret Santa gifts that would make anyone jealous. Instead of coming wrapped in a box, the...

Uber Keeps Self-Driving Cars on the Road Despite California Law

Uber made its self-driving cars available to passengers in San Francisco on Wednesday, after which California’s Department of Motor Vehicles tol...

State Police Crack Down on Drunk Driving During the Holiday Season

One in three car crash fatalities in the U.S. involve drunk driving, which is part of the reason behind state police departments’ increased effo...

Scientists Worry Record High Arctic Temperatures are Here to Stay

Although it might not seem that way on those blustery 10-degree winter days, or during the dog days of summer when the mercury is in the 90s and climb...

CDC Urging People to Get Flu Shots as Peak Season Starts

Winter is here, which means in addition to being peak season for snow and ice, it’s getting to be peak season for the flu. Despite the rapidly a...

AAA Study Finds One in Five Fatal Accidents Involves Drowsy Driver

The roadways are one of the most dangerous places in the entire world. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), 32,675...

White House Announces New Computer Science Education Initiatives

It’s a well-known fact that the sooner you introduce your child to a new language, the better. Before the age of 10 is the ideal time frame. How...

Westchester Dentist Denied Treatment to Patient Due to Her HIV Status, Lawsuit Claims

According to the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, 99.7% of adults find it important to have a healthy smile. But despite her dental needs, Yvet...

Drivers and Pedestrians Urged to be Careful in Parking Lots During Holiday Season

Whether behind the wheel or behind a shopping cart, officials are urging consumers to be careful in parking lots this holiday season. According to a p...