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  • Preterm birth rate on the decline in the US
    Preterm birth rate on the decline in the US
    A new study has found that the rate of preterm birth in the US has declined for the first time in more than two decades. The study authors, from Columbia University in New York, NY, set out to determine the underlying factors in this decrease. The...
  • France
    France is seeing a decline in film production for 2014
    France is known for their award-winning movies, but it looks the country is seeing a decline in production. This is all according to the Nov. 18 report from KFTV and the CNC that did the math behind the facts. The country is seeing a 8% lower...
  • High School Attendance Dropping
    The Sad Decline of High School Attendance
    I spent many years working as a high school sports writer in the Chicago area. This week, I went out to work and cover a game for the first time in over a year. There are certain things from my many years of covering high school sports that I have...
  • Pregnancy rates down in US
    Fewer women in U.S. getting pregnant
    A report released Thursday by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), shows a continuingdecreasein the number of births in the U.S. over the past several decades.The government report cited the continued decline in the number of...
  • Not approved
    Short Sale Declined
    “Short Sale Declined” is a work of fiction. All names, characters, places, entities, and events are fictional, and any resemblance to real persons, companies, corporations, or actual events is unintentional.“People don't just...
  • Call of Duty has declining sales? The end is near people!
    'Call of Duty' sales down as much as 20% according to industry analysis
    Well some interesting news popped up today regarding "Call of Duty: Black Ops 2." Two weeks ago, the title sold an astonishing $500 million within the first 24 hours, taking the record as the fastest selling Call of Duty title within a...
  • Las Vegas Strip
    Las Vegas Distressed Property Transactions Decline
    While thousands upon thousands of Las Vegas homeowners are distressed when it comes to their housing situation, the number of distressed property transactions are on the decline. On October 1, 2011, AB284 went into effect. That law requires any...
  • Man confused
    Forgetfulness more likely in men
    Mayo Clinic Rochester study reveals more apt to develop mild cognitive impairmentMild cognitive impairment the nervous system disorder in which thinking abilities are reduced, the onset which occurs usually before developed dementia.A new study...
  • Tiger didnt get Tagged this Time
    NY's Claudia Reid " Sponsor bites the dust for Tiger Woods" Tick Tock Watch
    How ironic that I happen to do a radio show about the stressesof an athlete to get sponsorship to foot the bill and it seems more difficult for Tiger Woods to hold on to his. Tag Heuer and Tiger Woods are no longer joined together in holy...
  • U.S. Department of Labor Statistics
    Unemployment rate falls as payrolls swell
    Good economic news is coming our way, both in Texas and across the United States.The U.S Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today that unemployment fell in two- thirds of the U.S. states. The national unemployment rate dipped slightly to 8.8% in...
  • Lung cancer mortality rates fall for women, child malignancies rise
    Lung cancer mortality rates fall for women, child malignancies rise
    It's bitter-sweet news; lung cancer death rates for women have gone down over the last forty-years, while childhood malignancies are on the rise. Overall, death rates continue to decline, thanks to newer technology and treatments.The facts...
  • Richard Baumgartner
    Judge Richard Baumgartner
    Judge Baumgartner became fairly well known in Knoxville during the trials of the murderers of Channon Christian and Christopher Newsom. His face took on an air of familiarity and he garnered respect for his even handedness during the multiple...
  • Holiday season helps Inventories to decline and sales rise in November
    Holiday season helps Inventories to decline and sales rise in November
    The Commerce Department today reported that for the month of November, inventories for companies declined as sales rose throughout the US during this Christmas holiday season. This was the fifth month in a row for positive sales, and was a welcome...
  • Prices for new homes fall as sales drop 8.1% in October
    Prices for new homes fall as sales drop 8.1% in October
    Yesterday, the National Association of Realtors reported that sales of previously owned houses dropped 2.2%, and that shadow inventories were at their highest peak since the housing bubble ended in 2007.(See article on previously owned homes)Today...
  • FHA tells Congress to expect house prices to decline further
    FHA tells Congress to expect house prices to decline further
    The Federal Housing Administration (FHA) submitted their annual report to Congress today and they predict a continuing decline of home prices going into the future.In a report by the FHA on their government website, the administration reported...