A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket carrying a National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration weather satellite is set to lift off Sunday, as part of an ongoing international effort to measure the physical features of the ocean surfaces.
Goldman Sachs was fined $15 million by the Securities and Exchange Commission for violating securities lending practices.
JetBlue warned of delays or cancellations Thursday after a power outage took down its main website and affected customers checking in for flights.
A link between the mosquito-borne Zika virus and a surge in birth defects in Brazil is growing stronger as the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) said Wednesday the virus was found in the placentas of two women who miscarried, and the brains of two newborns who died shortly after birth.
The Food and Drug Administration is speeding up its review of new drugs, yet often fails to keep track of safety issues with those medicines once they reach patients, according to government investigators.
State Street is paying $12 million to settle charges from the Securities and Exchange Commission that it conducted a pay-to-play scheme through its then-senior vice president and a hired lobbyist to win contracts to service Ohio pension funds.
The number of dengue cases in Thailand is expected to spike this year, a researcher said, as experts from across Asia met to discuss introduction of the first ever dengue vaccine to control and prevent the disease.
In her new book, “Just Three Words,” 54-year-old triathlon champion and registered dietitian Karen Newman writes about overcoming cancer and beating bulimia while remaining a top competitor on the racing circuit.
About a billion years after the Big Bang, the universe began to heat up for a second time and hydrogen became ionized. But what was responsible for this transformation that was critical to understanding the universe as it is today?
Ovarian cancer is one of the deadliest types of cancers because doctors lack effective early-diagnostic tools for the disease as well as treatment for the cancer once it progresses.
The parents of a Texas teen who died from a ruptured pancreas two hours after complaining of a stomachache to his school nurse are now on a mission to figure out what caused the rupture, so that others can be aware.