Wal-Mart and McDonald's gift cards used as a lure for syphilis testing
September 15, 2009, 8:48 a.m. by Bryan Nelson
As syphilis cases skyrocket nationwide, health officials have taken up an unusual strategy for getting people tested: handing out Wal-Mart and McDonald's gift cards.
Video: President Obama's speech on health reform to a joint session of Congress
September 10, 2009, 8:26 a.m.
President Obama calls for action on health care reform. Watch the speech in its entirety.
Video: Rachel Maddow, swine flu survivor
September 2, 2009, 2:14 p.m.
How did MSNBC's Rachel Maddow spend her summer vacation? Holed up in bed with the swine flu.