CHELAN, Wash. (AP) — Wildfires are putting such a strain on the nation's firefighting resources that authorities have activated the military and sought international help to beat back scores of blazes burning uncontrolled throughout the dry West.
The Food and Drug Administration on Tuesday approved the first prescription drug designed to boost sexual desire in women, a milestone long sought by a pharmaceutical industry eager to replicate the blockbuster success of impotence drugs for men.
BELLEFONTAINE, Ohio (AP) — A woman calmly called 911 to report her baby son wasn't breathing on Tuesday and then hours later confessed to killing him and her two other young sons over the past several months because her husband ignored their daughter, authorities said.
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — Prosecutors and defense lawyers in the trial of a prep school graduate charged with raping a freshman girl as part of a campus practice of sexual conquest told jurors on Tuesday the case hinges on the accuser's credibility.
Instead of dinner, customers arriving at Yangming in Radnor, Delaware County Tuesday night were met with a note on the front door from the health department stating that the restaurant was closed due to insect and rodent infestation.
A second person to visit California's Yosemite National Park has been diagnosed with the plague, the latest of several such infections in the Western United States this year, health officials said on Tuesday. The traveler from Georgia spent time vacationing in Yosemite, the Sierra National Forest and other nearby areas earlier this month before coming down with a presumptive positive case of the disease, the California Department of Public Health said in a statement. The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is still performing confirmatory testing, the statement said.