Mark Gillispie, Associated Press | Posted May 26th - 3:00pm
Leaders of one of Ohio's poorest cities have dropped their opposition to being annexed by neighboring Cleveland, a shift East Cleveland residents hope could provide basic services the city hasn't been able to afford for years.
Andrew Taylor and Lauran Neergaard, Associated Press | Posted May 26th - 2:21pm
The U.S. must act more quickly to protect pregnant women from birth defect-causing Zika, a top health official said Thursday even as the House left town for its Memorial Day recess with no visible progress toward a congressional compromise on emergency funding to battle the virus.
Andrew Demillo, Associated Press | Posted May 26th - 2:11pm
A sharply divided Arkansas Supreme Court on Thursday said a baby food manufacturer must pay more than $3 million to workers for the time they spent dressing and undressing into uniforms and protective gear.
Lolita C. Baldor, Associated Press | Posted May 26th - 2:10pm
In the face of imminent military assaults on key cities in Iraq and Syria, the commander of U.S. Air Forces in the Middle East said Thursday he's concerned about running low on precision-guided weapons needed for the war against the Islamic State group in both countries.
Matthew Perrone, Associated Press | Posted May 26th - 1:50pm
Federal health officials on Thursday approved an innovative new option for Americans struggling with addiction to heroin and painkillers: a drug-oozing implant that curbs craving and withdrawal symptoms for six months at a time.
Erica Werner and Andrew Taylor, Associated Press | Posted May 26th - 1:41pm
Angry House conservatives voted down a routine spending bill Thursday in a fight over gay rights, underscoring the passions surrounding a social issue that is dividing the Republican Party and the nation in this election year.
Michelle Rindels, Associated Press | Posted May 26th - 1:21pm
Presidential hopeful Hillary Clinton decried Donald Trump's deportation plan as a threat to American values and told an audience of about 300 union members in Las Vegas that it's time to unite to keep the Republican candidate out of the White House.
Grant Schulte, Associated Press | Posted May 26th - 1:10pm
A national pork supplier promised Thursday to investigate abuse allegations at one of its Nebraska facilities after an animal rights group released an undercover video showing pigs with open wounds and other health problems.