U.S.-led coalition warplanes bombed ISIS positions overnight across four provinces in northern and eastern Syria, activists said Monday.
The asthma drug Xolair is associated with a higher risk of heart attack, mini-stroke, chest pain and blood clots in the lungs and veins, among other problems, though the extent of increased risk is unclear, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration said on Friday.
A new breast cancer drug from Roche has shown "unprecedented" benefits in extending lives in a clinical trial and experts urged its widespread use for women with an aggressive form of the disease.
Five babies tested have positive for tuberculosis in West Texas after a nurse assistant at an El Paso hospital nursery exposed hundreds of infants to the disease between September 2013 and last month.
James Traficant Jr., who railed against government agencies while serving as a wild-haired, maverick congressman from Ohio, died Saturday after being critically injured in a tractor accident on his farm. Traficant was 73.
Teen girls who have sex should use IUDs or hormonal implants - long-acting birth control methods that are effective, safe and easy to use, the nation's most influential pediatricians' group recommends.
India's new prime minister, Narendra Modi, will meet Monday with President Obama at the White House, a meeting that both sides hope can improve strained relations between the world's two largest democracies.
645,000 Maryland residents had so-called Obamaphones in 2012 — one hundred times as many people as there were in 2009, and double the number in that state who are supposed to be eligible for the program based on their income.
The Commerce Department releases its August report on consumer spending, which accounts for 70 percent of economic activity.
Lloyds Banking Group says it has dismissed eight members of staff following a scandal linked to the manipulation of a key global interest rate.