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US lowers fluoride in water; too much causing splotchy teeth

AP Health News - 1 hour 22 min ago
NEW YORK (AP) — The government is lowering the recommended amount of fluoride added to drinking water for the first time in more than 50 years. 2015-04-27T08:02:00-04:00 2015-04-27T12:02:14-04:00

Health officials say ice cream is safe despite some recalls

AP Health News - 1 hour 22 min ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal health officials say ice cream is still safe to eat — even amid recalls by two ice cream companies after the discovery of listeria bacteria in their frozen confections. 2015-04-24T23:13:00-04:00 2015-04-25T03:13:18-04:00

Washington gov. signs overhaul of medical marijuana market

AP Health News - 1 hour 22 min ago
OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — Nearly two decades after voters passed a medical marijuana law that often left police, prosecutors and even patients confused about what was allowed, Gov. Jay Inslee signed a bill Friday attempting to clean up that largely unregulated system and harmonize it with Washington's new market for recreational pot. 2015-04-24T16:08:00-04:00 2015-04-24T20:08:55-04:00

Hawaii poised to become 1st state to raise smoking age to 21

AP Health News - 1 hour 22 min ago
HONOLULU (AP) — A bill that would make Hawaii the first state to raise the legal smoking age to 21 cleared the Legislature on Friday and is headed to the governor. 2015-04-24T18:49:00-04:00 2015-04-24T22:49:46-04:00

Ohio officials closer to finding source of deadly botulism

AP Health News - 1 hour 22 min ago
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Officials say they are closer to finding the source of botulism that killed one person and sickened many more after a church picnic in central Ohio last weekend. 2015-04-24T13:13:00-04:00 2015-04-24T17:13:29-04:00

Indiana HIV outbreak, hepatitis C epidemic sparks CDC alert

AP Health News - 1 hour 22 min ago
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — An Indiana county is experiencing nearly daily increases in new HIV infections tied to intravenous drug use, and health officials hope the situation prompts other states to closely track their hepatitis C and HIV rates to identify potential clusters of the diseases. 2015-04-24T11:55:00-04:00 2015-04-24T15:55:32-04:00

No perfect bullpen strategy, but depth, flexibility help

AP Sports News - 1 hour 22 min ago
DETROIT (AP) — When the Detroit Tigers signed Joe Nathan before the 2014 season, they expected baseball's active saves leader to simply keep rolling. After a few too many bad outings, they traded for a backup plan in Joakim Soria, widely considered the top reliever on the market. 2015-04-26T23:07:00-04:00 2015-04-27T03:07:36-04:00

LEADING OFF: Wainwright gets MRI, Russell ready for Wrigley

AP Sports News - 1 hour 22 min ago
A look at what's happening all around the major leagues today: 2015-04-26T22:19:00-04:00 2015-04-27T02:19:18-04:00

NL teams experimenting with pitchers hitting 8th

AP Sports News - 1 hour 22 min ago
Amid a testy start to the season — looking at you, Bryan Price; also you, Royals, White Sox and Athletics — comes a bit of managerial creativity sure to put a smile on the face of any innovative Strat-O-Matic player. 2015-04-26T22:23:00-04:00 2015-04-27T02:23:57-04:00

After Wizards get sweep, Pierce takes jabs at Raptors, Drake

AP Sports News - 1 hour 22 min ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — At age 37, Paul Pierce is having a grand ol' time on this playoff run with the Washington Wizards. 2015-04-26T22:35:00-04:00 2015-04-27T02:35:20-04:00

Rose finds a new way to win 7th PGA Tour title

AP Sports News - 1 hour 22 min ago
AVONDALE, La. (AP) — It sounds like Justin Rose believes he's had a breakthrough in the Big Easy. 2015-04-26T22:50:00-04:00 2015-04-27T02:50:39-04:00

Capitals-Islanders Game 7 stirs 'Epic' memories

AP Sports News - 1 hour 22 min ago
There's only been one Game 7 between the Capitals and Islanders, but it has stood the test of time — lots and lots and lots of time — as one of the great games in postseason annals. 2015-04-26T22:15:00-04:00 2015-04-27T02:15:56-04:00

A-Rod hits No. 659, Yanks beat Mets 6-4 to win Subway Series

AP Sports News - 1 hour 22 min ago
NEW YORK (AP) — Alex Rodriguez is one big swing from matching Willie Mays. Whether the New York Yankees would celebrate that achievement — or pay for it, for that matter — remains to be seen. 2015-04-26T20:47:00-04:00 2015-04-27T00:47:57-04:00

Grizzlies, Bulls wary even with big leads in playoffs

AP Sports News - 1 hour 22 min ago
The Grizzlies and Bulls head into their games Monday night in complete control of their respective series, needing just one more victory to advance to the next round. 2015-04-26T22:18:00-04:00 2015-04-27T02:18:22-04:00

Cavs sweep Celts as James scores 27 in 101-93 victory

AP Sports News - 1 hour 22 min ago
BOSTON (AP) — LeBron James dribbled out the final 20 seconds while players embraced as the Cavaliers completed a sweep of the Celtics. 2015-04-26T13:50:00-04:00 2015-04-26T17:50:58-04:00

Busch leads 291 laps in dominating Richmond victory

AP Sports News - 1 hour 22 min ago
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Kurt Busch has spent time this year in a Delaware courtroom, then on NASCAR's sidelines as he served a three-race suspension for an alleged domestic assault on a former girlfriend. 2015-04-26T14:41:00-04:00 2015-04-26T18:41:12-04:00

Q&A: What's listeria and how is it traced to ice cream?

AP Health News - 4 hours 22 min ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — New technologies account for one way that the government is tracking a life-threatening outbreak of listeria linked to Blue Bell ice cream products. 2015-04-22T23:15:00-04:00 2015-04-23T03:15:42-04:00

VA pledges broad review of claims processing

AP Health News - 4 hours 22 min ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Department of Veterans Affairs said Wednesday it has launched a top-down review of its handling of disability claims and pledged to punish those who falsify data as pressure mounted on Capitol Hill for personnel changes amid mismanagement investigations in Philadelphia and other VA facilities. 2015-04-22T15:12:00-04:00 2015-04-22T19:12:06-04:00

CDC using new technology to track listeria Illnesses

AP Health News - 4 hours 22 min ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — The government is relying on some new technology — as well as a bit of luck — to track an outbreak of life-threatening listeria linked to Blue Bell ice cream products. 2015-04-22T14:19:00-04:00 2015-04-22T18:19:20-04:00

Don Mankiewicz, Oscar-nominated screenwriter, dies at 93

AP Entertainment News - 5 hours 24 min ago
Don Mankiewicz, Oscar-nominated screenwriter, dies at 93 Los Angeles Times - 27 April 2015 12:09-04:00 News Topics: Arts and entertainment, General news, Television programs, Entertainment, Movies, Obituaries Copyright 2015 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.


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