By Tracey Lien, Los Angeles Times
August 3, 2015 6 a.m.
The introduction of low-cost on-demand transportation like UberX, Lyft and Sidecar could reduce the rate of drunk driving-related deaths by as much as 3.6 percent, according to new independent research at Temple University's Fox School of Business.
By BRANDON BAILEY, Associated Press
August 2, 2015 6 a.m.
SAN FRANCISCO — Jody Kearns doesn't like to spend time obsessing about her Parkinson's disease. The 56-year-old dietitian from Syracuse, N.Y., had to give up bicycling because the disorder affected her balance. But she still works, drives and tries to live a normal life.
By Terrence McCoy,The Washington Post
August 1, 2015 11:36 p.m.
COLLEGE PARK, Md. — At exactly 1:45 p.m. on a Tuesday, one of the nation's most prolific inventors arrives at an International House of Pancakes via sports car. It gleams quicksilver in the afternoon sun. "They call this a Jaguar," purrs Robert Fischell, who's credited with saving tens of thousands of lives and ushering in the modern era of satellite navigation. "I think it's named after a cat."
Surrounded by the hustle and bustle of Saturday's Vancouver Farmers Market, a group of about 10 mothers breast-fed their babies to celebrate The Big Latch On, a global event that promotes breast-feeding.