Black Girls Seen As "Less Innocent" Than White Girls, Study FindsAccording to a study by Georgetown University, black girls are seen by adults to need less nurturing, support and comfort than white girls.
Smartphones Reduce Cognitive Ability Even When Not In Use, Study FindsAccording to a study, just the mere presence of a smartphone is detrimental to our cognitive ability, irrespective of whether we're using it or not.
111 Terminally Ill Patients End Their Lives Under Calif. Right-To-Die LawSACRAMENTO, Calif. (CBS) -- More than 100 terminally ill people in California have legally ended their lives since a "right-to-die" law took effect in 2016, according to a report from the state's Health Department.
Franco, Altherr Homer As Phillies Beat Mariners 8-2Paxton (5-3) gave up three runs and four hits in seven innings. He struck out nine and walked three in losing his third consecutive decision.
Legislative Leaders Say They Are Closing In On Budget DealThe Democratic-controlled House and Republican-led Senate have been struggling for months to find compromise on a budget that addresses a state Supreme Court mandate on education funding.
Fires In Central Washington Cover More Than 11 MilesTwo wildfires burning in north central Washington have consumed more than 11 square miles (30.3 square kilometers).
Report: 21% Of State's Rural Highways In Poor ShapeA new report says 21 percent of Washington's rural highways are rated in poor condition, the 12th highest rate in the nation.
Half Of Americans Spend Their Entire Paycheck On Living Expenses, Study SaysAbout half of Americans claim that their expenses are equal to or greater than their income, according to a new study from the Center for Financial Services Innovation.
Sacramento, Salt Lake City Drivers Among Worst In U.S., Study SaysSacramento, Calif., has the worst drivers out of the 75 most populous metro areas in the U.S., according to a QuoteWizard Insurance study released Tuesday.
Ransomware Attack Hits Computers Worldwide: $300 Demanded To DecryptThere are reports worldwide of a ransomware cyber attack that demands $300 to be decrypted.
Facebook Hits 2 Billion Users: What About YouTube, Twitter And Others?Facebook has just passed the two billion active users benchmark: how do the other social media giants compare?
Most People Don't Want To See Friends' Vacation Pics On Social Media, Study FindsMost people don't want to see vacation pictures on Facebook according to a study, it also reveals the most annoying vacation picture poses.