While the U.S. fights the spread of Ebola, the flu will infect far more people and can be deadly too. Tom Foreman reports.
Scientists are concerned about what they're seeing so far this flu season, the director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Thursday, a day after the agency advised doctors this year's flu vaccine is not as effective because the current strain of the virus has mutated.
Imagine being able to predict when the flu might strike your town, a bit like how meteorologists predict when a storm is heading your way. Think about what companies or hospitals or even you could do to prepare.
The number of law enforcement officers shot to death in the line of duty is up by more than 50% this year, and the leading circumstance of those shootings were ambush-style attacks.
A 29-year-old mother was fatally shot Tuesday in an Idaho Walmart when her 2-year-old son in the shopping cart grabbed a gun concealed in her purse and shot her in an apparent accident, authorities said.
The first man out the gate in the 2016 race for the White House is already facing scrutiny over payments his PAC made to his wife and daughter.
Christine Cavanaugh, who lent her distinctive voice to the title pig in "Babe," Chuckie Finster on "Rugrats" and Dexter of "Dexter's Laboratory," has died. She was 51.
Luise Rainer, who won back-to-back Oscars in the 1930s for "The Great Ziegfeld" and "The Good Earth" only to quit Hollywood at the height of her fame, has died.
House Republican leadership is standing by Rep. Steve Scalise, the majority whip, after he was criticized for speaking to a white supremacist group in 2002.
Sen. John McCain is offering a glimmer of hope that Pres. Obama can make good on his vow to close Guantanamo Bay before leaving office.
The U.S. government has transferred five more Guantanamo Bay detainees, shrinking the number to 127.
A man described by his family as "depressed and overly emotional" is suspected of killing eight people before taking his own life, police in Edmonton, Alberta, said Tuesday at a press conference.
From birthday celebrations in Graceland to a Day of the Dead F1 race in Mexico City, travelers have no shortage of events to plan vacations around.
The discovery of debris from AirAsia Flight QZ8501 means investigators have taken a big step toward answering the questions haunting the families of those aboard the doomed plane. What are the key questions, and what might come next?
One of Russia's top opposition figures and his brother have been found guilty of fraud in a politically charged trial, state media reported Tuesday.