More than 1,200 still missing in California's Camp Fire
Officials in California fear the already historic death toll from the Camp Fire could increase, as more than 1,200 people remain unaccounted for.
Doctor and marathon runner reunite after rescue
Kristie Elfering had a heart attack during the New York City Marathon – just as Dr. Ted Strange was fatefully running by
New dual-action cancer-killing virus
Scientists have equipped a virus that kills carcinoma cells with a protein so it can also target and kill adjacent cells that are tricked into...
Vine compound starves cancer cells
Researchers from Würzburg and Toyama have discovered that a compound isolated from tropical rainforest vines inhibits the growth of pancreatic...
In ‘Digital India,’ Government Hands Out Free Phones to Win Votes
The leaders of one Indian state gave 2.9 million smartphones to residents, then used them to campaign for re-election. Others may copy the model.
Growing number of state laws limit local government control over food and nutrition
In recent years, more than a dozen states have passed laws limiting local governments' ability to create food and nutrition policies and more than...
Sexual orientation identified as a risk factor in opioid misuse
Men and women who identify as lesbian, gay, or bisexual are more likely to misuse opioids when compared with those who identify as heterosexual, a...
One in 5 kids with food allergies treated in emergency department in past year
Researchers from Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago and colleagues estimate that nearly 8 percent of US children (about 5.6...
New method studies how newborn baby's brain responds to being touched on face
A newborn baby's brain responds to being touched on the face, according to new research co-led by UCL.
Pursuing Julian Assange and the President
When the history of American foreign policy and the misery Washington has caused throughout its tenure as world policeman is written, Julian...