Monthly Archive: August 2014

Gupta: How we created a heroin crisis

Gupta: How we created a heroin crisis

STORY HIGHLIGHTS Today’s typical heroin addict starts using at 23 and is likely to live in affluent suburbs Many users are turning to heroin after becoming addicted to painkillers Heroin and opioid pills are similar...

Volcano sends ash 60,000 feet in air

By Jethro Mullen and Radina Gigova, CNN updated 11:05 AM EDT, Fri August 29, 2014 STORY HIGHLIGHTS Mount Tavurvur spews a tower of ash 60,000 feet into the sky The volcano is situated near the...

China warns U.S.: Stop spy flights

STORY HIGHLIGHTS China tells U.S. to end surveillance flights off its coast U.S. says Chinese fighter jet made dangerous, unprofessional passes near U.S. patrol plane Chinese defense ministry disputes U.S. claims China: U.S. spies on...

Why so squeamish on breastfeeding?

Supermodel Gisele Bundchen posted this image to her Instagram account, opening up a dialog about whether she was representing a glamorized version of motherhood. “What would I do without this beauty squad after the 15...

Joan Rivers ill after cardiac arrest

updated 3:19 PM EDT, Fri August 29, 2014 Joan Rivers, the famed comedian and red-carpet personality, had a health scare on Thursday. Here’s a look back at her career. HIDE CAPTION Joan Rivers through the...