Injury Lawsuits: When Can You Sue for Lost Wages, Future Earnings?

When calculating damages for an injury lawsuit, lost wages are often included in the total amount. Lost wages typically include money that a plaintiff would have earned from the time the injury occurred until the settlement is reached or a trial is complete. However, an injury lawsuit may also seek recovery for the loss of […]

Li Na talks to Lesley Stahl

60 Minutes Overtime Losing her first fan Li Na never got to say goodbye to her father, who introduced her to sports. Li Na’s father wanted her to follow in his footsteps and play badminton, but coaches said she wasn’t good enough. They suggested she try tennis instead. Li Na was 14 years old and […]

The Cleveland Division

The following is a script from “The Cleveland Division” which aired on Jan. 25, 2015. Bill Whitaker is the correspondent. Guy Campanile and Michael Radutzky, producers. Police chiefs from the country’s biggest cities meet in Washington tomorrow. It comes at a time of crisis for policing in America. First, there were the deaths of unarmed […]

Li Na’s victory

The following script is from “Li Na” which aired on Jan. 25, 2015. Lesley Stahl is the correspondent. Andy Court, Aarthi Rajaraman and Sarah Fitzpatrick, producers. It’s not unusual for tennis stars to have been groomed from an early age by hard-driving parents. Andre Agassi had his father Mike. Martina Hingis, her mother Melanie. Chinese […]

The Republican Leaders: Boehner and McConnell

The following is a script from “The Republican Leaders” which aired on Jan. 25, 2015. Scott Pelley is the correspondent. Nicole Young, producer. For the first time, the president faces a House and Senate controlled by the Republican Party. Two men will decide which part of President Obama’s agenda becomes law. They are the Speaker […]

Pediatricians on medical marijuana: not so fast

CHICAGO — With virtually no hard proof that medical marijuana benefits sick children, and evidence that it may harm developing brains, the drug should only be used for severely ill kids who have no other treatment option, the nation’s most influential pediatricians group says in a new policy. Some parents insist that medical marijuana has […]

Obesity epidemic affecting millions of pets

The obesity epidemic is affecting not only people but their pets as well. More than half the dogs and cats in the U.S. are at least overweight, and one out of five is obese, according to the Association for Pet Obesity and Prevention. Just like their human companions, excess weight can bring on a host […]

Identifying behavioral disorders in children

January 26, 2015, 5:29 AM|Research shows only 1 in 8 children receives proper treatment for behavioral disorders. And breast cancer patients need to be better informed, study finds. Eboni Williams takes a look at today’s top health stories. Article source: http://feeds.cbsnews.com/~r/CBSNewsHealth/~3/MmbdH5eFwvQ/

Safety tips for surviving the blizzard of 2015

The blizzard of 2015 is upon us. With a blizzard warning issued for a 250-mile swath of the Northeast, including New York and Boston, tens of millions of people are in the storm’s likely path. Some parts of the Northeast are expecting up to three feet of snow. Here’s what to do to stay safe […]

Mandatory condom use on horizon for adult film industry in Nevada?

Adult film production migrated from California to Nevada after voters in Los Angeles County approved a law requiring condom use on set. Now, a condom use requirement could follow. Nevada health officials said Friday that they’re considering strict brothel-style regulations for a booming adult film industry following the announcement last month that two male performers […]