STOCKHOLM (AP) - A 36-year-old man who had tracheal cancer has received a new lab-made windpipe seeded with his own stem cells in a procedure in Sweden they call the first successf..
HONOLULU (AP) - About 1,550 pounds of packaged meals sold in Hawaii 7-Eleven stores are being recalled. The U.S. Department of Agriculture said Wednesday Honolulu-based Warabeya U...
ROSWELL, Ga. (AP) - A man who raises chickens in Roswell says someone broke into his hen houses and also spread poison all over his yard, killing 50 of his birds. Andrew Wordes, kn..
NEW YORK (AP) - Retailers are reporting robust sales as deep discounts on summer merchandise pulled in shoppers in June. But the concern is that the momentum may not continue headi..
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Police say they have made an arrest in connection with the daytime theft of a valuable Picasso drawing from an art gallery in downtown San Francisco. According..
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Humane Society and a national egg farmer cooperative say they will jointly propose federal legislation that would phase out the use of battery cages for egg-l..
GALVESTON, Texas - A $7.8 million grant will be used by researchers to examine the safety and human consumption of seafood following oil spills in the Gulf of Mexico. The five-year..
YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK, Wyo. (AP) - A Yellowstone National Park official says authorities won't try to capture a female grizzly bear that killed a backcountry hiker because it w..
NEW YORK (AP) - Democratic leaders have chosen a state lawmaker from Queens to replace Rep. Anthony Weiner, who resigned his seat in New York's 9th Congressional District last mont..
WASHINGTON (AP) - In 1995, no state had an obesity rate above 20 percent. Now, all but one does. An annual obesity report by two public health groups looked for the first time at s..
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - Elizabeth Smart is taking a job with ABC News as a commentator focusing on missing persons and child abduction cases. ABC spokeswoman Julie Townsend tells The..
WASHINGTON (AP) - Airlines are being warned by the government that terrorists are considering surgically hiding bombs inside humans to evade airport security. As a result, traveler..
WASHINGTON (AP) - The number of people applying for unemployment benefits fell last week to the lowest level in seven weeks, although applications remain elevated. The Labor Depart..
ATLANTA (AP) - U.S. Education Secretary Arne Duncan called the Atlanta schools cheating scandal "unfortunate," saying it highlights the need for transparency in education. Duncan r..
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama is pressing Democrats to support a higher deficit reduction proposal that could win Republican support for new tax revenue while reducing c..
Security forces have begun removing tanks from the volatile Syrian city of Hama, a sign that the tensions there could be easing.
French financier Dominique Strauss-Kahn will not accept any plea bargain and \"won\'t plead guilty to anything\" in the sex crimes case against him, one of his attorneys told CNN Thursday.
South Korea is breaking new ground Thursday on a resettlement facility for North Korean defectors, reflecting the increasing number of people escaping food shortages and harsh living conditions of the hermit state.
Eight children and three women died in eastern Afghanistan when NATO-led forces bombarded houses, a provincial official told CNN Thursday.
Chinese state media is dismissing reports that former President Jiang Zemin has died, citing \"authoritative sources.\"