What's old is new again, thanks to some new smartphone apps. House calls are making a comeback. In the 1930's house calls accounted for 40-percent of medical visits but that dropped to just one-percent by the 1980's.
This month we saw three airline crashes in the span of a week: Malaysia Airlines flight 17, Transasia Airways flight 222 and Air Algerie flight 5017. That's a lot, but this year is *not* the deadliest for flights.
General Motors announced Thursday that it expects to pay between 400-to-600 million dollars to compensate victims of a faulty ignition switch tied to at least 13 deaths. The automaker listed the figure in its quarterly results.