Hunger strike at Tacoma immigration center enters third day as detainees protest deportations
California police chiefs and cities team up on overdue proposal to tame the Wild West of weed
Underground tests at New Mexico nuclear dump indicate no contamination in air following leak
For India's leprosy affected, stigma hinders efforts to fight the disease
Cardinal George undergoes latest round of cancer treatment; will have 3 rounds of chemotherapy
Farmers move pregnant pigs to bigger pens to sate consumers, but find change not cheap or easy
Woman believed to have suffered 1,000 stings in bee attack in Southern California
Yulia Tymoshenko starts medical treatment in Berlin; doctors to decide on back operation soon
The nation's largest association of African-American doctors is convening in Washington to discuss health issues in the black community.
Pop singer Ke$ha says she's feeling 'healthy' following rehab for eating disorder
Frank Jobe, pioneer of elbow surgery that resurrected careers of baseball pitchers, dies at 88
Hog prices head higher for fourth straight week as swine virus raises pork supply concerns
Canada's Supreme Court upholds sex assault conviction in case of man who poked holes in condom
Add-on to make comparing plans on health insurance exchanges easier being tested in Illinois
Chicago's Cardinal George starting more chemotherapy after cancer cells return
Former top-50 pro tennis player Elena Baltacha says she was diagnosed with cancer of the liver
'How We Die' author Nuland dies of prostate cancer in Conn. at age 83; had 'beautiful life'
A colonoscopy can save your life. How often should you get screened?
Saudi Arabia reports another fatality from new, SARS-like virus; total deaths now at 62