Treatment for overactive thyroid linked to increased risk of dying from cancer

(CNN)Going back to the 1940s, radioactive iodine has been among the treatments for an overactive thyroid. “We estimated that for every 1,000 patients treated currently using a standard range of doses, about 20 to 30 additional solid cancer deaths would occur as a result of the radiation exposure,” said a statement by lead author Cari […]

Fox News’ viewer-in-chief complains about the network’s Bernie Sanders town hall

New York (CNN Business)A version of this article first appeared in the “Reliable Sources” newsletter. You can sign up for free right here. Bret Baier’s response The Fox anchor tweeted: “Thanks for watching Mr. President — we’d love to have you on a town hall soon — or even an interview on @SpecialReport —it’s been […]

Stan Lee’s Company Calls Out Bill Maher’s ‘Frankly Disgusting’ Comments

Maher, host of HBO’s “Real Time,” faced widespread criticism Saturday for a blog post in which he mocked those mourning Lee who “pretended” that comic books are “sophisticated literature.” But Maher had a different take. “ POW! hit back Monday with an open letter, in which it called Maher’s opinion “ Countless people can attest to […]

Bill Maher Trashes Fans Mourning Stan Lee And Adults Who Read Comics

In a blog post Maher wrote Saturday, the late night host trashed the impact that Stan Lee had on generations of comic book readers. The basis of the criticism seems to originate from his belief that comic books are for children. He chided adults for deciding about 20 years ago that they  didn’t have to […]

‘Legend’ Stan Lee remembered as a ‘great storyteller’ who ‘changed the way we look at heroes’

Comics writer Gerry Duggan said he was thankful for Lee’s “many collaborations & [his] immeasurable kindness.” “He changed the way we look at heroes, and modern comics will always bear his indelible mark. His infectious enthusiasm reminded us why we all fell in love with these stories in the first place,” DC Comics said on […]

LA Police Looking For Man Seen Spanking Hippo’s Butt In Viral Video

a man climbing into the The now-viral video shows a man sneaking up on two hippos at the zoo, When he gets close enough, the unidentified hippo spanker slaps 4-year-old Rosie on her rear. Then he hops back over the fence and takes a moment to celebrate his feat, according to local station The video […]