The father of a 10-year-old Pennsylvania girl who desperately needs new lungs told CNN on Wednesday night the family was "very excited" after a judge's ruling that could help his daughter get a transplant.
Emergency contraception known as the "morning-after pill" can be sold over-the-counter to minors, a federal appeals court in New York decided on Wednesday.
A generic two-pill version could soon be available without a prescription or any age restri
NAKHON PHANOM, Thailand (CNN) -- We arrive in the morning at the Animal Quarantine Center in Nakhon Phanom, north-east Thailand, just a few kilometers away from mountains which outline the border with Laos.
A vacant building being demolished collapsed onto a thrift store in Philadelphia early Wednesday, killing six people and trapping more than a dozen under rubble, officials said.
Philadelphia Mayor Michael Nutter said late Wednesday night the decea
Tropical Storm Andrea is set to wallop Florida with torrential rain as it prepares to make landfall Thursday.
The first named storm of the Atlantic hurricane season made its debut Wednesday by pummeling Cuba with heavy downpours.
In Illinois, African-Americans make up 15% of the population -- but account for 58% of the marijuana-possession arrests, according to the American Civil Liberties Union.
In Alabama, African-Americans make up less than 25% of the population -- but
Major League Baseball is set to suspend some 20 players in the coming weeks due to a scandal involving performance-enhancing drugs, according to an ESPN report that said a key figure in the case is now ready to cooperate with investigators.