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Botched French drug trial leaves 1 brain dead, 5 in hospital

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 01/15/2016 - 19:54

PARIS — Rennes chief neurosurgeon Gilles Edan says three of the 6 men hospitalized over a botched clinical drug trial in France could have “...

       

Botched French drug trial leaves 1 brain-dead, 5 others hospitalized

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 01/15/2016 - 19:54

One man is brain-dead and five others are hospitalized after receiving an experimental drug in France, health officials announced Friday.

       

'Cancer lifer' Holley Kitchen loses her metastatic breast cancer fight

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 01/15/2016 - 19:52

Holley Kitchen, the woman whose battle with metastatic breast cancer went viral in 2015, died early Tuesday morning.

       

'Cancer lifer' Holley Kitchen loses her metastatic breast cancer fight

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 01/15/2016 - 19:52

Holley Kitchen, the woman whose battle with metastatic breast cancer went viral in 2015, died early Tuesday morning.

       

How will we know when an Ebola outbreak is really over?

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 01/15/2016 - 19:50

West African outbreak is rewriting the rules on Ebola

       

How will we know when an Ebola outbreak is really over?

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 01/15/2016 - 19:50

West African outbreak is rewriting the rules on Ebola

       

Son plays worst Powerball prank ever on nurse

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 01/15/2016 - 19:50

She soon discovered that he had the world's worst sense of humor.

       

Son plays worst Powerball prank ever on nurse

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 01/15/2016 - 19:50

She soon discovered that he had the world's worst sense of humor.

       

SpaceX tests engines on landed Falcon rocket

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 01/15/2016 - 19:49

The test will help show if the rocket was in good enough condition to be reused.

       

Biden seeks to tackle politics of cancer

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 01/15/2016 - 19:30

Vice President Joe Biden has lobbied members of Congress to boost cancer research funding.

       

Obama allows sale of aircraft to Iran as nuclear deal nears implementation

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 01/15/2016 - 19:23

A presidential directive Friday clears the way for nuclear sanctions to be lifted

       

N.Y. governor on Ted Cruz: 'If he had any class, he would apologize'

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 01/15/2016 - 19:17

Andrew Cuomo knocked the GOP candidate for referring negatively to “New York values.”

       

Christie aims to beat expectations in Iowa caucus

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 01/15/2016 - 18:53

The New Jersey governor and Republican presidential contender met with The Des Moines Register editorial board Friday.

       

CDC issues travel alert on Zika virus, which is linked to birth defects

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 01/15/2016 - 18:48

CDC issues travel alert on Zika virus, which is spread by mosquitoes, linked to birth defects

       

Voices: Why I quit my full-time job to work at Trader Joe's

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 01/15/2016 - 18:44

I found happiness restocking the banana stand.

       

Legal experts blast Avery prosecutor's conduct

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 01/15/2016 - 18:39

Kratz: "If I had to do it over again, I would have simply released the criminal complaint."

       

Georgetown GOP watch party: More on health care, please, and Carson? Eh

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 01/15/2016 - 18:29

A party for a long debate starts out with 150 students and ends with some 35.

       

It's official! Wells Fargo passes Citi as 3rd largest bank

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 01/15/2016 - 17:58

Wells Fargo posted assets of $1.79 trillion at the end of 2015, beating Citigroup’s $1.73 trillion,

       

Donald Trump, Ted Cruz continue newfound feud

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 01/15/2016 - 17:42

Trump and Cruz battle over citizenship and 'New York values'

       

U.S. pardon attorney to resign amid Obama's last-year clemency push

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 01/15/2016 - 17:37

Deborah Leff's resignation comes even as President Obama seeks a more aggressive use of his pardon power.