Cigarette smoking in U.S. reaches all-time low
Cigarette smoking has reached an all-time low among U.S. adults -- 14 percent -- according to new data released by the U.S. government.
Congressman Questions Female Army Rangers’ Training
Rep. Steve Russell, R-Okla., is investigating whether two female U.S. Army Ranger School graduates were held to the same standards as the male recruits.
13 alleged MS-13 gang members indicted for murders
The U.S. Department of Justice said it has indicted 13 alleged MS-13 gang members for the murder of seven people in Long Island, N.Y., including the killing of three high school students.
Alzheimer’s disease could affect the whole body
A new discovery could change the way scientists think about where Alzheimer's disease originates in the body.
Texas Police Body Cam Video Shows Fatal Shooting
Texas police released body-camera video that shows the final moments that led up to the fatal shooting of a 47-year-old pellet-gun welding man.
Joe Biden announces retirement of Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer
President Joe Biden announced the retirement of U.S. Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer at the White House on Thursday.
Scientists may be close to finding genetic cause of type 2 diabetes
Researchers at University College London report they are closer to unlocking the genetic causes of type 2 diabetes by identifying 111 new chromosome locations, or loci, on the human genome.
Amnesty International reports Turkey forced refugees into combat zone
Amnesty International said in a new report Friday that Turkey has forced "hundreds" of Syrian refugees back into the war zone, against international law.
FDA reviewers say Moderna vaccine safe for kids ahead of approval meetings
Reviewers with the Food and Drug Administration have said that Moderna's COVID-19 vaccine is safe and effective for young children.
Lawmaker Calls For Navy Secretary’s Resignation Over Integration
Rep. Duncan Hunter wrote to Defense Secretary Ash Carter calling for the resignation of Navy Secretary Ray Mabus over sex integration in the Marines and Navy.