By By MATTHEW DALYAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - The White House says President Barack Obama has called Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi to express "deep concern" about the deaths and injuries of protesters in Egypt.
A White House statement says the president told Morsi that he and other
By By MAGGIE MICHAEL and AYA BATRAWYAssociated Press
CAIRO (AP) - An angry Mohammed Morsi refused Thursday to call off a referendum on a disputed constitution that has sparked Egypt's worst political crisis in two years, drawing chants of "topple the regime!" from protesters who waved their
By By TOM HAYSAssociated Press
NEW YORK (AP) - A doctor at a New York City pain clinic - already accused of writing prescriptions for a man convicted in a fatal pharmacy holdup - pleaded not guilty Thursday to manslaughter charges alleging that he caused the overdose deaths of two other
By By JEANNIE NUSSAssociated Press
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) - An Arkansas doctor sentenced to life in prison for a 2009 bombing that nearly killed the head of the state medical board should be resentenced on some convictions, a federal appeals court ruled Thursday.
A jury convicted Randeep Mann,
By By RYAN J. FOLEY and DAVID PITTAssociated Press
EVANSDALE, Iowa (AP) - Northeast Iowa residents who have been holding out hope that two young cousins missing for five months might be home for Christmas were grappling Thursday with the news that hunters likely found the girls' bodies.
By By JENNIFER C. KERRAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - The government is taking action against the makers of a portable baby recliner called the Nap Nanny after five infant deaths.
The Consumer Product Safety Commission filed an administrative complaint Wednesday alleging that the new model
By By MARILYNN MARCHIONEAP Chief Medical Writer
Breast cancer patients taking the drug tamoxifen can cut their chances of having the disease come back or kill them if they stay on the pills for 10 years instead of five years as doctors recommend now, a major study finds.
The results could
By By GREG RISLINGAssociated Press
LOS ANGELES (AP) - The discovery of four bodies outside a Los Angeles home quickly led to the arrests of four people some 300 miles away and a day later in Las Vegas, police said.
The four suspects were being held at Clark County Detention Center awaiting
By By BASSEM MROUEAssociated Press
TRIPOLI, Lebanon (AP) - The families of Lebanese men killed in Syria last week say their relatives were more interested in nice clothes and vacations than fighting a civil war. Yet Syrian President Bashar Assad's regime branded them foreign jihadists - and
By By BULLIT MARQUEZAssociated Press
NEW BATAAN, Philippines (AP) - A powerful typhoon that washed away emergency shelters, a military camp and possibly entire families in the southern Philippines has killed almost 350 people with nearly 400 missing, authorities said Thursday.
More bodies were