Ebola outbreak reinforces need for education, infection control
09/26/2014 01:56 PM EDT - As the infectious disease specialist at Southwestern Vermont Medical Center, I work to keep our community aware of the best ways to prevent and treat infectious illnesses like Lyme disease, skin infections, pneumonia, meningitis and many others. Full Story
New perk for good inmates: Free tattoo removal
09/04/2013 02:54 PM EDT - The service which would cost several thousand dollars on the outside but is paid for out of an inmate fund is offered only to participants of the sheriff' s department's Education-Based Incarceration program, which has been shown to reduce recidivism. More than 500 inmates have undergone the procedure. Full Story
Reports: China body-searched 10,000 pigeons
BEIJING (AP) — The 10,000 doves released in a ceremony Wednesday for China's National Day underwent unusual scrutiny, each having its feathers and anus checked for dangerous materials, state-run media reports said, reflecting government jitters over possible attacks. Full Story
Donald Trump accidentally retweets serial killers' photo
Picture of Fred and Rosemary West went out to nearly 3 million people on Twitter.