ATLANTA (AP) — A doctor says Atlanta's former school superintendent can't endure a trial in the system's test cheating case due to her health.
CLEVELAND (AP) — Masahiro Tanaka has a partially torn ligament in his right elbow, and the New York Yankees are hoping their rookie sensation will be able to pitch again this season.
BELO HORIZONTE, Brazil (AP) — Argentina winger Angel Di Maria is racing against the clock to recover from a thigh injury in time for the World Cup final against Germany on Sunday.
CLEVELAND (AP) — Yankees pitcher Masahiro Tanaka, who is on the 15-day disabled list with inflammation in his right elbow, was expected to meet with a team doctor Thursday night in Seattle.
CHICAGO (Ivanhoe Newswire) — Every 70 seconds, someone in the U.S. develops Alzheimer’s disease. There is no cure, but there is new hope.
A Mississippi girl born with the AIDS virus and in remission for several years despite stopping treatment now shows signs that she still harbors HIV and therefore is not cured. The news is a setback to hopes that very early treatment with powerful HIV drugs might reverse an infection that has seemed permanent once it takes hold.
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greek police say they have arrested a heart surgeon in a major Athens hospital on felony charges of bribery and blackmail for allegedly demanding a bribe from a patient in order to perform urgent surgery.
HOYLAKE, England (AP) — Mark O'Meara has withdrawn from the British Open because of an ailing elbow.
NEW YORK (AP) — A New York City dermatologist has been arrested and charged with writing fake prescriptions for painkillers using her patients' names and filling them.
Current discourse about student loan debt and the cost of a college education fail to really help a student and his family decide how to best finance sending the student to a good college.
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — A Tampa man accused of kidnapping his children and fleeing, along with his wife, to Cuba is going before a judge for another competency hearing.
SAO PAULO (AP) — Javier Mascherano and Pablo Zabaleta both stayed in the game for Argentina after being knocked down by blows to their heads during Wednesday's World Cup semifinal.
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Reigning NBA Rookie of the Year Michael Carter-Williams says his rehabilitation from offseason shoulder surgery is "going good" and doctors say he is ahead of schedule.
CHICAGO (AP) — A new study says bad reactions to psychiatric drugs result in nearly 90,000 emergency room visits each year by U.S. adults.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. Senate has voted to confirm the former president of Colby College as chairman of the National Endowment for the Humanities.
CLEARWATER, Fla. -- A Venice High School student who lost her hand in a watercraft accident three weeks ago has new hope, thanks to a Hollywood movie.
UNDATED (AP) — The second World Cup semifinal is on tap today with Argentina playing Netherlands. The winner will advance to the championship match this Sunday against Germany, a lopsided winner over Brazil yesterday. The two losing teams will square off on Saturday in the third-place match.
WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Warsaw's mayor has fired the head of a maternity hospital who refused to perform or facilitate an abortion of a badly deformed fetus for reasons of conscience.
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Florida is having a $1 billion a day problem. State officials have been forced to stagger payments to schools and health care providers because Florida's accounting system can't process $1 billion or more in a single 24-hour period. The state has come up against the daily limit in the wake of changes to Florida's Medicaid program.