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Ruling on antibiotics in livestock reversed

AP Health News - 32 min 50 sec ago
NEW YORK (AP) — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration isn't required to hold public hearings to evaluate the health risks of widespread use of antibiotics in animal feed, a federal appeals court ruled Thursday. 2014-07-24T12:57:00-04:00 2014-07-24T16:57:18-04:00

More US girls now getting cervical cancer vaccine

AP Health News - 32 min 50 sec ago
NEW YORK (AP) — More teen girls are getting a controversial cervical cancer vaccine but the increase isn't much of a bump, the government reported Thursday. 2014-07-24T09:55:00-04:00 2014-07-24T13:55:51-04:00

Lou Gehrig's disease is rare, 1st US count finds

AP Health News - 32 min 50 sec ago
NEW YORK (AP) — The government has issued its first national estimate for Lou Gehrig's disease, confirming the devastating disease is rare. 2014-07-24T10:12:00-04:00 2014-07-24T14:12:53-04:00

Varying health premium subsidies worry consumers

AP Health News - 32 min 50 sec ago
MIAMI (AP) — Linda Close was grateful to learn she qualified for a sizable subsidy to help pay for her health insurance under the new federal law. But in the process of signing up for a plan, Close said her account showed several different subsidy amounts, varying as much as $180 per month. 2014-07-24T09:39:00-04:00 2014-07-24T13:39:00-04:00

EU regulator: Morning-after pill OK for all women

AP Health News - 32 min 50 sec ago
LONDON (AP) — A commonly used morning-after pill is suitable for use by heavier women, the European Medicines Agency said Thursday after a review of the evidence sparked by the French manufacturer's declaration that the drugs didn't work in women weighing more than 80 kilograms (176 pounds). 2014-07-24T04:44:00-04:00 2014-07-24T08:44:36-04:00

GSK asks European regulator to OK malaria shot

AP Health News - 32 min 50 sec ago
LONDON (AP) — Pharma giant GSK said Thursday it is submitting its malaria vaccine for regulatory approval to the European Medicines Agency. 2014-07-24T02:50:00-04:00 2014-07-24T06:50:59-04:00

China lifts quarantine after man dies of plague

AP Health News - 32 min 50 sec ago
BEIJING (AP) — A nine-day quarantine imposed on parts of a northern Chinese city where a man died of bubonic plague has been lifted, China's official news agency reported Thursday. 2014-07-23T21:27:00-04:00 2014-07-24T01:27:13-04:00

Head of troubled CDC anthrax lab has resigned

AP Health News - 32 min 50 sec ago
NEW YORK (AP) — The head of the government lab that potentially exposed workers to live anthrax has resigned, an agency spokesman said Wednesday. 2014-07-23T10:33:00-04:00 2014-07-23T14:33:44-04:00

Judges in health care rulings vote party line

AP Health News - 32 min 50 sec ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — In rapid succession, six federal judges on two appeals courts weighed in on a key component of President Barack Obama's health care law. Their votes lined up precisely with the party of the president who appointed them. 2014-07-22T23:19:00-04:00 2014-07-23T03:19:55-04:00

Ohio woman has long road ahead after rock attack

AP Health News - 32 min 50 sec ago
DANVILLE, Pa. (AP) — Doctors had a simple goal when they first saw how a football-size rock thrown from an interstate overpass in Pennsylvania had shattered Sharon Budd's skull — to keep her alive. 2014-07-22T11:41:00-04:00 2014-07-22T15:41:57-04:00

Cavaliers sign rookie Andrew Wiggins

AP Sports News - 33 min 10 sec ago
CLEVELAND (AP) — The Cavaliers have signed No. 1 overall draft pick Andrew Wiggins, a contract that prevents him from being traded for 30 days. 2014-07-24T12:23:00-04:00 2014-07-24T16:23:23-04:00

Taiwan sweeps US in 1st day of International Crown

AP Sports News - 33 min 10 sec ago
OWINGS MILLS, Md. (AP) — Yani Tseng made a 12-foot birdie putt on the 18th hole to give Taiwan a sweep of the top-seeded United States team Thursday in the opening round of the International Crown. 2014-07-24T12:35:00-04:00 2014-07-24T16:35:11-04:00

AP Source: NFL stadium sites explored in Toronto

AP Sports News - 33 min 10 sec ago
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — A Buffalo Bills prospective ownership group that includes rocker Jon Bon Jovi has conducted a feasibility study into buying the NFL franchise and building a stadium in Toronto, a person close to the situation said. 2014-07-24T12:30:00-04:00 2014-07-24T16:30:27-04:00

Manning getting used to new faces on Broncos

AP Sports News - 33 min 10 sec ago
ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Though his physical condition is no longer a big question mark for Peyton Manning, when he looks around at training camp, he must feel like he's starting over again. 2014-07-24T11:48:00-04:00 2014-07-24T15:48:28-04:00

Ravens RB Rice receives 2-game suspension from NFL

AP Sports News - 33 min 10 sec ago
OWINGS MILLS, Md. (AP) — Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice received a two-game suspension from the NFL on Thursday following his offseason arrest for domestic violence. 2014-07-24T10:09:00-04:00 2014-07-24T14:09:53-04:00

2 Texas football players charged with sex assault

AP Sports News - 33 min 10 sec ago
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Two University of Texas football players were arrested and charged Thursday with felony sexual assault after a female student said she was raped in a campus dorm room last month. 2014-07-24T11:40:00-04:00 2014-07-24T15:40:13-04:00

Nibali wins Stage 18, closes in on Tour victory

AP Sports News - 33 min 10 sec ago
ARGELES-GAZOST, France (AP) — Vincenzo Nibali crushed everyone on the last mountain leg of the Tour de France on Thursday, all but ensuring he will be crowned champion when the race ends in Paris in three days. 2014-07-24T10:08:00-04:00 2014-07-24T14:08:19-04:00

Suspended WR Blackmon arrested on drug complaint

AP Sports News - 33 min 10 sec ago
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — The Jacksonville Jaguars have no plans to part ways with troubled receiver Justin Blackmon. 2014-07-24T10:47:00-04:00 2014-07-24T14:47:38-04:00

Falcons WR White agrees to 4-year extension

AP Sports News - 33 min 10 sec ago
FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. (AP) — On the eve of training camp, the Atlanta Falcons have agreed to terms on a new contract with receiver Roddy White. 2014-07-24T04:40:00-04:00 2014-07-24T08:40:56-04:00

NCAA enforcement director defends investigators

AP Sports News - 33 min 10 sec ago
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Jonathan Duncan understands that a perfect NCAA enforcement division won't catch every cheater in college sports. He still believes his team is getting the job done. 2014-07-23T21:23:00-04:00 2014-07-24T01:23:56-04:00


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