United Colors of Benetton Launches 'Unhate' Campaign, Less Edgy Than Previous Ads
September 18 2012 1:17 PM
The latest United Colors of Benetton promotional campaign, valued at approximately $26 million, will give seed money to young entrepreneurs whose ideas are most popular among registered visitors to the company's site.
On One-Year Anniversary, Occupy Wall Street's Diversity On Display During Protest
September 17 2012 11:51 AM
A year to the day after protesters descended on Zuccotti Park, launching what would become a national phenomenon, little has changed. The occupy Wall Street protesters who turned out to mark Occupy's anniversary had a vast number of causes.
Alabama's Segregation For Inmates With HIV Faces Court Scrutiny
September 17 2012 10:34 AM
The American Civil Liberties Union sued Alabama in 2011 for what the group contends is a discriminatory practice that prevents most HIV-positive inmates from participating in rehabilitation and retraining programs important for their success after prison.
Fear And Latex In Los Angeles: Condom Use Pushed For Porn Industry
September 15 2012 1:30 PM
An AIDS advocacy group wants Los Angeles County to make sure all actors in pornographic films wear condoms, but the porn purveyors are overwhelmingly against it. A California ballot initiative will decide who prevails.
Death Row Deadline Approaches In The Gambia: Will 38 Inmates Survive The Weekend?
September 14 2012 6:15 PM
If Gambian President Yahya Jammeh sticks to his word, Saturday will be the end of the line for dozens of death row inmates.
Closer Look At HIV Vaccine Trial Yields New Ways To Attack Virus
September 10 2012 4:16 PM
A new paper taking a closer look at the people who volunteered for a previous HIV vaccine trial in Thailand has identified precise targets on the virus that could form the base of a more effective vaccine.
Paul Michael Glaser, 'Starsky' of 'Starsky & Hutch,' Pleads Not Guilty To Drug Charges In Kentucky
August 31 2012 3:47 PM
Paul Michael Glaser, who played cop David Starsky on the 1970s show "Starsky & Hutch," is finding himself on the other side of the law in real life -- he pleaded not guilty to drug charges in Kentucky.
Diana: The World's Favorite Princess
August 30 2012 9:35 AM
Britain in the early 1980s found itself in dire need of a happy jolt
Atlanta Pastor Craig Lamar Davis Accused Of Spreading HIV, Having Affairs [PHOTO]
August 29 2012 1:01 PM
Married Atlanta pastor Craig Lamar Davis is facing allegations of having affairs with two women and not telling them that he has HIV.
AIDS-Like Disease In SE Asia Is Not Spread By Virus: Study
August 24 2012 4:04 PM
The disease dubbed "Adult-Onset Immunodeficiency" by researchers is not caused by a virus, meaning it is not contagious.
Perez Hilton Lands New Gig Amid Hate Tweets From ‘Directioners:’ Will He Give Up Blogging After One Direction Gaffe?
August 23 2012 3:08 PM
Perez Hilton is joining the Off-Broadway cast of "NEWSical the Musical" for a four-week run starting in September.
Porn Industry Shuts Down After Syphilis Scare While 1,000 XXX Stars Are Tested
August 21 2012 11:01 AM
Fears of a syphilis outbreak caused a leading porn industry group to announce a nationwide shutdown of X-rated productions while more than 1,000 performers are tested for the sexually transmitted disease. The potential outbreak has reignited California?s controversial Measure B, a referendum which would mandate the use of condoms on porn shoots inside Los Angeles County.
Infections Among Homeless Could Fuel Wider Epidemics: Study
August 20 2012 10:30 AM
With an estimated 650,000 homeless people in the United States and around 380,000 in Britain, experts said high levels of infection would not only cause yet more poverty and distress for those without homes, but could also become a wider problem.
Showdown for Big Pharma in Supreme Court
August 20 2012 1:17 AM
The Supreme Court will hear final arguments starting this week in a landmark case over drug patents that could change the rules for the country's healthcare sector and potentially curb its global role as a supplier of cut-price generic medicines.
Bill Gates And The Toilet Of The Future: Why The World Needs A Revolution In Better Sanitation
August 15 2012 10:32 AM
Bill Gates, the man responsible for bringing software to the masses with Microsoft and Windows, has plans to reinvent another industry: Sanitation. Gates, whose philanthropic efforts have helped bring clean water and resources to developing countries via the foundation founded by he and his wife Melinda, said on Wednesday that he plans to build a toilet that's better suited to developing countries in an effort to cut down on disease and death in those regions.
Record Florida Python: See Massive 17-Foot Snake Found Carrying 87 Eggs [PHOTOS]
August 14 2012 1:17 PM
A 17-foot long Burmese python recovered in Everglades National Park in Florida is the largest on record and was found carrying 87 eggs.
Record-Breaking 17 Feet Long Burmese Python Found In Florida With 87 Eggs [PHOTOS & VIDEO]
August 14 2012 7:01 AM
A monstrous 17 feet, 7 inches long Burmese python with 87 eggs has been caught in Florida, the largest of its kind ever found in the state.
Fashion’s Night Out 2012 Events Listings Announced Ahead Of Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week, Full Schedule
August 13 2012 3:46 PM
Fashion's finest, including designers, editors, models and celebrities like Kim Kardashian and Nicole Ritchie, will rub elbows -- and shopping bags -- during Fashion's Night Out for a night of shopping in over 500 U.S. cities with over 4,500 events nationwide. The definitive guide and full schedule was released on the official FNO 2012 website Monday, listing the participating stores around the globe ahead of Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week in New York.
Kinesio Tape: Miracle Adhesive Or Undeserved Hype?
August 10 2012 6:18 PM
Kinesio Tape has been ubiquitous during the London 2012 Olympic Games, but does the brightly colored adhesive actually live up to the hype?
‘Medical’ Marijuana: 10 Health Benefits That Legitimize Legalization
August 08 2012 3:35 PM
Prescription drugs kill between about 100,000 people in the world each year, but marijuana, medical or not, has caused absolutely zero deaths. Weed, pot, ganja, or whatever you want to call it, cannabis has actually been a favorable treatment in the treatment of about 200 different medical conditions. Here are 10 ways marijuana can improve your health.