Monday, August 25, 2014

Delay morning school start for teens   

Science

Andrew Seaman, reporting for Reuters: Middle and high schools should delay their start times to at least 8:30 a.m. to benefit the health and welfare of students, according to a new policy statement from a large organization of U.S. pediatricians. … Continue reading →

Saturday, December 7, 2013

Reuters’ Best Photos of 2013   

Photography

Reuters’ Full Focus blog, featuring 93 images taken in 2013: In this showcase of some of Reuters’ most memorable photos, the photographers offer a behind the scenes account of the images that helped define the year. Powerful images.

Thursday, November 14, 2013

FDA Seeks to Ban Trans Fats   

Health

Toni Clarke and Ros Krasny, reporting for Reuters: The Food and Drug Administration on Thursday proposed banning artificial trans fats in processed food ranging from cookies to frozen pizza, citing the risk of heart disease. Partially hydrogenated oils, the primary … Continue reading →

Thursday, August 22, 2013

Tim Cook After 2 Years as Apple CEO   

Apple

Poornima Gupta and Peter Henderson profile Apple CEO Tim Cook for Reuters, two years after he took over the top job: Still, he has a tough side. In meetings, Cook is so calm as to be nearly unreadable, sitting silently … Continue reading →