London Olympics: Mexico upsets Brazil to win first soccer gold medal

Mexico's team stunned the Brazilians by scoring as some fans were still making it to their seats for the final at Wembley Stadium on Saturday. Heavily favored Brazil never recovered, losing 2-1.

Doctors target gun violence as a social disease

Researchers are proposing a science-based, pragmatic approach based on the reality that we live in a society saturated with guns and need better ways of preventing harm from them.

WHAT OTHERS SAY: Ending 'don't ask, don't tell' spending at the Pentagon

The Pentagon now spends roughly twice as much as it did in 2001. After the 10-year, $450 billion in 'sequestration" cuts, the Pentagon still will have a base budget next year of $472 billion.