Health

DENVER (AP) — The Latest on members of Congress asking prosecutors for a perjury investigation involving cost overruns at a Denver-area veterans hospital (all times local): 5:30 p.m. A bipartisan group of lawmakers has formally asked the Justice Department to investigate whether...
APPLETON, Wis. (AP) — A Wisconsin teenager who drew attention for deciding to end her life instead of continuing a battle with an incurable disease has died. Jerika Bolen's mother, Jen, told Gannett Wisconsin Media ( http://post.cr/2dnhKVa ) that the 14-year-old died Thursday at...
APPLETON, Wis. (AP) — A Wisconsin teenager who drew attention for deciding to end her life instead of continuing a battle with an incurable disease has died. Jerika Bolen's mother, Jen, told Gannett Wisconsin Media ( http://post.cr/2dnhKVa ) that the 14-year-old died Thursday at...
WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Poland's lawmakers on Thursday opened a divisive debate on changing the restrictive anti-abortion law, among Europe's toughest, in this predominantly Catholic nation. The 10-month-old conservative government considers the current law to be too liberal. The...
WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Poland's lawmakers on Thursday opened a divisive debate on changing the restrictive anti-abortion law, among Europe's toughest, in this predominantly Catholic nation. The 10-month-old conservative government considers the current law to be too liberal. The...
MADRID (AP) — A Spanish court has convicted and fined an American mining company executive and two other people for environmental offences committed by a Spanish copper mining firm. The southern Seville court said Thursday that Bill Williams, former water director at the Cobre...
MADRID (AP) — A Spanish court has convicted and fined an American mining company executive and two other people for environmental offences committed by a Spanish copper mining firm. The southern Seville court said Thursday that Bill Williams, former water director at the Cobre...
ROME (AP) — Italy's efforts to combat infertility and reverse one of Europe's lowest birthrates stumbled badly Thursday following an ad campaign denounced as sexist, racist and ignorant of the economic reasons why Italians aren't having babies. Italy on Thursday celebrated its...
ROME (AP) — Italy's efforts to combat infertility and reverse one of Europe's lowest birthrates stumbled badly Thursday following an ad campaign denounced as sexist, racist and ignorant of the economic reasons why Italians aren't having babies. Italy on Thursday celebrated its...