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Latest Charles C. Branas Stories

2011-11-17 10:56:26

Greening of vacant urban land may affect the health and safety of nearby residents.

2009-10-01 00:18:46

People who possess a gun during an assault were 4.5 times more likely to be shot than those not possessing a firearm, U.S. researchers said. This study helps resolve the long-standing debate about whether guns are protective or perilous, study author Charles C.

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2005-06-01 06:44:36

Almost 47 million Americans don't have rapid access to specialized trauma treatment centers should they get hurt in a serious accident, a national survey finds.


Word of the Day
swell-mobsman
  • A member of the swell-mob; a genteelly clad pickpocket. Sometimes mobsman.
Use of the word 'swell-mobsman' dates at least to the early 1800s.