Health

All Blacks captain Kieran Read to undergo back surgery

Dec 13, 2017

All Blacks captain Kieran Read to undergo back surgery, out for 4 months

Lawyers clash over impact of Trump's rules on birth control

Dec 13, 2017

Lawyers for California and the U.S. Department of Justice have clashed in court over whether new rules from President Donald Trump's administration would dramatically reduce women's access to free birth control

The Latest: Lawyer: Not clear Trump rules would affect women

Dec 13, 2017

A lawyer for the U.S. Department of Justice says it's not clear that new rules crafted by the Trump administration would cause any woman to lose her insurance coverage for birth control services

Late-night host Kimmel holds son, pleads for health care

Dec 12, 2017

Jimmy Kimmel held his baby son as he returned to his late-night show from a week off for the boy's heart surgery

Opioid crisis strains foster system as kids pried from homes

Dec 12, 2017

The opioid crisis sweeping the US has hidden victims: Tens of thousands of children forced from their homes

'Booze Traveler' host Jack Maxwell, 54, says he has cancer

Dec 12, 2017

Jack Maxwell, host of Travel Channel's popular 'Booze Traveler' series, says he's undergoing treatment for cancer

Q&A: How is the US opioid crisis affecting children?

Dec 12, 2017

A historic and deadly wave of opioid addiction is flooding children into the U.S. foster care system

India says Chinese construction on river dirtying water

Dec 12, 2017

Officials in India's northeast are complaining that Chinese construction activity on the upper reaches of one of Asia's largest river that flows into India are likely turning the waters downstream turbid and unfit for human consumption

Ash falls like snow as celebrities flee California community

Dec 12, 2017

Ash fell like snow and heavy smoke had residents gasping for as a huge Southern California wildfire exploded in size and drove celebrities from a wealthy hillside enclave

McCarthy: Packers' doctor evaluating tests on Rodgers

Dec 12, 2017

The Packers' team doctor is evaluating tests on Aaron Rodgers' surgically-repaired right collarbone to determine if the quarterback can return for Green Bay's game this weekend against Carolina