Deadly deliveries: How hospitals are failing new moms, in graphics  | USA TODAY
The U.S. healthcare system is one of the most expensive in the world. Yet America’s maternal death rate is the highest among developed nations.
Egypt: Cairo court sentences 75 protesters to death
An Egyptian court has sentenced 75 people to death for participating in a 2013 protest against the overthrow of the country's democratically elected president, Mohamed Morsi. Senior members of the outlawed Muslim Brotherhood organisation were among those ordered executed by the Cairo Criminal Court on Saturday for their involvement with the sit-in demonstration at Rabaa Square in the Egyptian capital,…
Julian Edelman Calls PED Suspension ‘Disappointing’
Alan Diaz/Associated Press New England Patriots wide receiver Julian Edelman commented Saturday on his impending four-game suspension for violating the NFL's policy against performance-enhancing substances. Edelman suggested to NFL Network's James Palmer that while the suspension has him down, he is trying to look ahead: "It's disappointing with the penalty and the findings. I'm [definitely] accountable.…
In the era of #MeToo, is it still OK to laugh at ‘Animal House’?
CLOSE National Lampoon is a comedy brand now more closely associated with movies like "Animal House" and "Vacation." But it began with a magazine that stars of the Netflix movie "A Stupid and Futile Gesture" call "so weird," "shocking" and "trippy." AP John "Bluto" Blutarsky (John Belushi) rocks a makeshift toga for his fraternity's toga…
Branson duck boat captain took note of the weather before deadly voyage, NTSB says
CLOSE Drone footage of the Ride the Ducks boat being raised from 80 feet below Missouri lake 417Drone, Springfield News-Leader Buy Photo The duck boat that sank last week on Table Rock Lake killing 17 people was raised from the bottom by crews on Monday, July 23, 2018. (Photo: Nathan Papes/News-Leader)Buy Photo The captain of…