Health & Lifestyles

The Latest: Kansas lawmakers pass plan to aid Highway Patrol

Kansas legislators have approved a bill increasing vehicle registration fees to provide extra funds for the state Highway Patrol so it can hire additional troopers
Updated: 6 hours ago

Proposal would require insurance coverage for Lyme Disease

The Massachusetts House of Representatives wants to require insurance companies to provide coverage for doctor-prescribed Lyme Disease treatments
Updated: 6 hours ago

Phoenix-area man injured, horse killed by lightning strike

Authorities say a man remains hospitalized at a Phoenix burn unit after being struck by lightning while horseback riding
Updated: 6 hours ago

Jail didn't save video footage showing cell of man who died

An attorney representing a mentally ill inmate who died at a Virginia jail is criticizing officials' decision not to save video footage captured outside the man's cell
Updated: 8 hours ago
Slovakia's premier leaves hospital after heart surgery

Slovakia's premier leaves hospital after heart surgery

Slovakia's prime minister has been discharged from a clinic in the capital following heart surgery
Updated: 9 hours ago

The Latest: Kansas House delays debate on budget plan

The Kansas House has postponed its debate on a budget-balancing plan until Sunday
Published: 05/01/16

Cardinals 3B coach Oquendo to have knee surgery, miss season

St. Louis Cardinals third base coach Jose Oquendo will undergo right knee replacement surgery next month and won't return to the team this season
Published: 04/30/16

Review finds police shooting of mentally ill man justified

The Lake County State's Attorney has concluded a northern Illinois police officer was justified in using deadly force when he fatally shot a mentally ill man earlier this year
Published: 04/30/16

Complaint accuses hospital of religious discrimination

A complaint filed by the US Equal Employment Opportunity Commission alleges that Mission Hospital in Asheville engaged in religious discrimination
Published: 04/30/16

Man booked in death of toddler in Jefferson Parish

A Marrero man was booked on a second-degree murder charge after a toddler in his care died of injuries consistent with shaken baby syndrome
Published: 04/30/16