Thursday, March 15, 2012
A horse was injured and euthanized Tuesday during production of the racetrack drama “Luck,” the third death in connection with the series, and a humane group that oversees Hollywood productions called for a halt to filming with the animals.
Saturday, February 25, 2012
Bird flu is believed to be a rare disease that kills more than half of the people it infects, but a U.S. study out Thursday suggests it may be more common and less lethal than previously thought.
Tuesday, February 7, 2012
Texting while driving, speeding and back-seat hanky-panky aren't all that parents need to worry about when their kids are in cars: Add secondhand smoke to the list.
Monday, January 16, 2012
Ten months after becoming the first person to get a full face transplant in the United States, a Texas man marvels at recovering the ability of expression.
Saturday, December 31, 2011
Heart health campaigners urged the British government Thursday to follow Australia's lead and ban all eye-catching designs and branding from cigarette packs to stop young people being lured into smoking.
Sunday, November 27, 2011
U.S. federal regulators have launched a formal safety defect investigation of the Chevrolet Volt after new battery fires in tests, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) said Friday.
Tuesday, November 1, 2011
A tiny, exquisitely made box found on an excavated street in Jerusalem is a token of Christian faith from 1,400 years ago, Israeli archaeologists said Sunday.
U.S. children and teenagers are seeing far more soda advertising than before, with African-Americans and Hispanics being major targets, as marketers have expanded online, a study released on Monday found.
Sunday, October 30, 2011
World leaders Saturday added their weight to a push to eradicate polio, pledging millions of dollars in new funds to bring an end to the crippling and potentially fatal disease.