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An HIV "epidemic" fueled by needle-sharing opiate users has infected 72 people in one southern Indiana county, state officials said Wednesday.
A North Carolina amusement park is opening one of the world's tallest, fastest roller coasters.
Levi Pettit, 20, was one of two University of Oklahoma students who left school after video of a racist fraternity chant was made public.
Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl faces life in prison if convicted of endangering fellow soldiers by leaving his post in Pakistan in 2009.
The mother-daughter from Nokesville, Virginia, were on the doomed flight that crashed en route from Barcelona to Dusseldorf, Germany, on Tuesday.
FBI agents told the Boston Marathon bombing jury of their searches of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev's dorm and the apartment he shared with his brother.
Two devastating species of invasive termite have joined forces in a "superswarm," and may spawn a dangerously vigorous generation of hybrids.
Proponents say firing squad is the quickest way to execute someone in an era of prolonged lethal injections.
The 15th-century king's genome is still offering scientists a chance to unravel royal mysteries.
Researchers say they've narrowed down just how much alcohol you have to drink to risk giving yourself liver cancer: three drinks a day.
Every year since 2002, the Library of Congress has chosen an eclectic mix of historically significant recordings in a wide range of genres to preserve.
The director of France's aviation investigation agency told reporters that it was too soon to draw any conclusions from the recording.
WHO and the Liberian government say they are checking into the possibility that a woman caught Ebola from a survivor she was dating.
The Detroit mother of two young children whose bodies were found in a deep freezer is expected to be charged with child abuse,
Controversial 'Top Gear' host Jeremy Clarkson has been dropped by the BBC over a fracas earlier this month with one of the program's producers.
Alpha Delta, the fraternity that partially inspired "Animal House," was accused of branding new members.
The FDA approved a treatment to help anthrax victims even after they've started showing symptoms - a time that's typically too late to save patients.
Inheriting these gene mutations can significantly increase your risk for some cancers.