Actor James Cromwell have been charged with disorderly conduct after police said they disrupted a meeting of the Texas A&M University System Board of Regents
Marlboro-maker Altria is taking a big financial hit from its multibillion-dollar bet on e-cigarettes
A husband and wife in Louisiana have each been sentenced to 28 years in federal prison for horrific abuses of a young autistic woman who at times was forced to live in an outdoor cage
The outbreak of U.S. vaping-related illnesses has jumped again, reaching more than 1,800 cases
As the seasonal end of daylight saving time approaches, many sleep scientists and circadian biologists say it should be banned for good because of potential ill effects on human health.
‘Obamacare’ sign-up season opens with stable premiums and greater choice, but more are going uninsured
New research shows yet another reason to vaccinate children against measles: It erases some defenses against other germs
Hollins University, a private women’s institution in Virginia, has a new transgender policy: Students who transition from female to male can stay at the school and graduate.
The World Organization for Animal Health says around a quarter of the global pig population is expected to die from African swine fever
A wind-whipped outbreak of wildfires outside Los Angeles is threatening thousands of homes and horse ranches and forcing the smoky evacuation of elderly patients in wheelchairs
‘We’re going to die:’ Nursing facility patients had minutes to flee California wildfire
The top doctor at Missouri’s sole abortion clinic has defended its handling of four patients who faced complications _ women whose care has been cited by the state as it seeks to revoke the clinic’s license
After calories were added to fast-food menus, people in three US states cut back a little bit on what they ordered. But it didn’t last.
Authorities say five Southern California college students have been charged in the alcohol-poisoning death of their fraternity brother