Residents want federal probe of cancer near Georgia facility

COVINGTON, Ga. (AP) – Residents of an Atlanta suburb want the federal government to investigate cases…

US held record number of migrant kids in custody in 2019

COMAYAGUA, Honduras (AP) – The 3-year-old girl traveled for weeks cradled in her father’s arms, as…

Former President Jimmy Carter enters hospital for surgery

ATLANTA (AP) – Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter was admitted to a hospital on Monday evening…

US held nearly 70,000 migrant kids in custody in 2019

COMAYAGUA, Honduras (AP) – The 3-year-old girl traveled for weeks cradled in her father’s arms, as…

2 flu-related deaths confirmed in Nevada

LAS VEGAS (AP) – Health officials have confirmed the first two flu-related deaths this season –…

Washington city plans crisis center based on Idaho model

SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) – A Washington county plans to establish a mental health crisis stabilization unit…

2 men are running 500 miles for veteran suicide awareness

BOURNE, Mass. (AP) – Two Massachusetts men have embarked on a 500-mile (800-kilometer) run to raise…

Safety violations found after attacks at Iowa psych hospital

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) – Regulators have recommended a nearly $73,000 fine against the Iowa Department…

44% of veterans experience chronic pain

Iraq War veteran Zachary Muoz suffers from chronic back pain and the lingering effects of a…

American diver survives shark attack off Mexico Baja beach

MEXICO CITY (AP) – A U.S. diver is recovering from a shark bite on the forearm…

Northwest Wyoming deer test positive for chronic wasting

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) – Wildlife biologists have confirmed a disease deadly to deer, elk and moose…

Georgia school district says student diagnosed with measles

ATLANTA (AP) – An Atlanta area school district says a middle school student was diagnosed with…

Arkansas election office may move due to high mold levels

PINE BLUFF, Ark. (AP) – Mold contamination at an election commission office in Arkansas is so…

Is my kid too young for contact sports? Advice still unclear

New guidance on concussions shows there isn’t enough solid evidence to answer some of parents’ most…

Safety officials probing records of work on Southwest jets

DALLAS (AP) – Federal regulators have threatened to ground dozens of Southwest Airlines jets if the…

Tenn. doctor plans to plead guilty to opioid distribution

COLUMBIA, Tenn. (AP) – A Tennessee doctor who had five patients fatally overdose in a 10-month…

Vaping-related lung transplant performed at Detroit hospital

DETROIT (AP) – Doctors at a Detroit hospital have performed a double lung transplant on a…

Cholesterol levels dropping in U.S., but many still need care

WASHINGTON (AP) — Some good health news: Americans’ cholesterol levels are dropping, and more people at…

Turtle rescue season starts on Cape Cod beaches

WELLFLEET, Mass. (AP) – The season’s first cold-stunned sea turtles were rescued from Cape Cod beaches…

Fungus causes Seattle Children’s operating room closures

SEATTLE (AP) – Operating rooms at Seattle Children’s Hospital have been closed for the second time…