'Science' Also a Top Word for 2013
Docs: Twins Not Twice As Nice
Apple Patents Face Recognition
Health Law Delay Hurts Small Biz
Root Rot Threatens Christmas Firs
Look alive, selfie. There's another word of the year that's not all about you. While Oxford University Press called selfie its word of the year, the folks at Merriam-Webster gave "science" the honor.
In the five years since the "Octomom" case, big multiple births have gone way down but the twin rate has barely budged. Now fertility experts are pushing a new goal with the latest technology: One.
Tired of remembering and entering your passwords for your smartphone or other devices? Apple may have devised a solution that you won't ever be able to forget -- your face.
Small businesses interested in buying health insurance plans for their workers will have to purchase them from agents or insurance companies for the next year, rather than through the government web site.
Desiccated, rust-brown trees are plaguing Christmas fir farmers this year. The culprit: Phytophthora root rot, a water mold that, once in the soil, makes it unfit for production, and killing trees.