R. Leigh Coleman

Christian Post Reporter

Top 10: Hot Spots for the Family

This is a list of outstanding destinations for 2011 that offer a wealth of fun family activities and natural beauty, as well as plentiful vacation rental options for travelers looking to save money on their trips.

Report: Dirtiest Beaches in the U.S.

Pollution from stormwater runoff and sewage overflows continue to plague America’s beaches, which saw the second-highest number of closing and advisory days in more than two decades last year, according to the 21st annual beachwater quality report released Thursday by the Natural Resources Defense Council.

Nearly 20,000 Americans Discover They're HIV-Positive

A three-year, $111 million program to expand access to HIV testing in 25 of the U.S. areas most affected by HIV has provided nearly 2.8 million HIV tests and diagnosed 18,432 individuals who were previously unaware of their HIV infection, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention announced Thursday.

Most Americans Skip Breakfast, Study Shows

Most Americans think breakfast is the most important meal of the day, but because of hectic schedules more than half the nation does not eat what is referred to by nutritionists as "the most important meal of the day," according to a new study released this week by Kellogg.

Arizona Death: Possible Connection to Massive E.Coli Outbreak

The death of an Arizona patient could be linked to the deadly German E. coli epidemic that caused 29 deaths and sickened thousands, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported on Thursday. The outbreak has alarmed doctors, who have never seen such an aggressive intestinal bacteria before.