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NEW YORK (AP) — The world's weight problem is growing in countries rich and poor, and in many of them obesity is increasing faster in children than adults. The research found obesity has tripled in youth and young adults in countries like China, Brazil and Indonesia. That...
NEW YORK (AP) — Officials say traces of Legionnaires' disease have been found in a New York City police precinct where an officer was hospitalized with symptoms of the disease. The health department says they were informed that preliminary results of some tests conducted by an...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Republicans are taking a big political risk on health care. They're trying to scale back major benefit programs being used by millions of people. And they're trying to do it even though much of the public is leery of drastic changes, and there's no support...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Republicans are taking a big political risk on health care. They're trying to scale back major benefit programs being used by millions of people. And they're trying to do it even though much of the public is leery of drastic changes, and there's no support...
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — A New Jersey appeals court has overturned the conviction of a former Rutgers University professor who was found guilty of sexually assaulting a disabled man she said consented to the relationship by communicating on a keyboard. The court also ruled Friday...
UPPER DARBY, Pa. (AP) — Police say 4-year-old and 1-year-old boys saved a Pennsylvania couple who overdosed by yelling out a window for help. Upper Darby police say the children yelled out the window, crying that their parents were locked in the bathroom and wouldn't come out...
DENVER (AP) — The Justice Department has declined to prosecute two Veterans Affairs Department executives after lawmakers accused them of misleading Congress about massive cost overruns at a Denver-area VA hospital. The House Veterans Affairs Committee asked for a perjury...
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — A proposal for paid parental leave championed by Ivanka Trump could go back to the drawing board. Two weeks after the plan was outlined in President Donald Trump's budget proposal, his daughter and adviser signaled she's open to other strategies for...
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A near-ban on all abortions has been reintroduced in Ohio for the fourth consecutive legislative session after its last attempt ended in a governor's veto. The bill would ban the procedure at the first detectable fetal heartbeat, as early as six weeks into...