The U.S. economy added 175,000 jobs in May_ a steady pace that shows strength in the face of tax increases and government spending cuts if not enough to reduce still-high unemployment. (June 7)
Emergency contraception can be sold without a prescription or age restrictions while the federal government appeals a judge's ruling allowing the sales, an appeals court said Wednesday. (June 6)
Emergency contraception can be sold without a prescription or age restrictions while the federal government appeals a judge's ruling allowing the sales, an appeals court said Wednesday. (June 5)
Former President Bill Clinton, Attorney General Eric Holder and others attended a memorial service at Arlington National Cemetery for slain civil rights leader Medgar Evers, who was killed 50 years ago this month. (June 5)
HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius says she won't intervene in an "incredibly agonizing" transplant decision about a dying Pennsylvania girl who wants to be eligible to receive an adult lung. (June 4)
Genetic mutations that raise the risk of breast cancer, like the kind Angelina Jolie has, are surprisingly common in black women with the disease, according to a new study that could help explain why blacks face higher rates of breast cance...
An advocacy group is demanding a civil rights investigation into the death of a Chechen immigrant who was shot to death by authorities in central Florida while being questioned about his ties to one of the Boston Marathon bombing suspects. ...
Iraq is experiencing its most sustained wave of violence since the U.S. military withdrawal in 2011. Attacks have left more than 500 people dead this month. (May 29)
Bail has been set at $2 million for Grant Acord, a teenager accused of plotting to bomb his high school in Oregon. Prosecutors say the plot was inspired by the 1999 massacre at Columbine High School in Colorado. (May 28)