A freight train struck a rural bus carrying senior citizens and people with developmental disabilities Friday, killing an elderly woman and injuring nine other passengers and the driver, authorities said. At least one other injury was serio...
President Barack Obama vowed Friday to fight with Planned Parenthood against what he said were efforts across the country to turn women's health back to the 1950s. (April 26)
A fund created to benefit the victims of last week's Boston Marathon bombings has generated $20 million. Attorney Kenneth Feinberg will now establish the guidelines on how to distribute the funds. (April 25)
Seattle police are investigating reports that a fake nurse tried to obtain narcotic pain medication from several patients' rooms a local medical center. (April 24)
Poet Maya Angelou recovering after hospitalization; Dwayne Johnson tweets pic after hernia surgery; Germany: Bieber's monkey going nowhere. (April 24)
A Michigan stilt walker is trekking hundreds of miles across state in a fundraising effort. Neil Sauter plans to trek 400 miles over the next month as part of an effort to raise money for the United Cerebral Palsy of Michigan. (April 24)
Nurses from Massachusetts General Hospital are telling Associated Press stories of screams, blood and shrapnel after treating 22 of the 187 victims of the Boston Marathon bombing. (April 22)
Doctors at Boston Medical Center, where 11 patients remain, discussed the long-term recovery of the bombing victims, Monday, saying patients "are getting better." Still, many of those injured face a long recovery, both physically and mental...
Dogs, long known as loyal companions to humans, are increasingly coming to each other's aid, by giving their blood. Rising demand is causing places many animal hospitals to seek more dog and cat blood donors to keep up. (April 19)
Several hundred people joined a church, service in West, Texas to pray for the victims of Wednesday's massive explosion. The number of people killed remains unclear. Dozens were hurt. (April 19)