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AP News - Jul 02, 2015 10:19 PM

DETROIT (AP) — Hall of Fame tight end Charlie Sanders epitomized Detroit's blue-collar roots.Fans adored his gritty work ethic. Teammates embraced his leadership. Coaches found him to be a prized pupil and a talented teacher. And when Detroit's ...more

AP News - Jul 01, 2015 3:43 PM

WASHINGTON (AP) — One vaccine used in Europe during the 2009 swine flu pandemic was linked to rare cases of a baffling side effect — the sleep disorder narcolepsy. Now new research offers a clue to what happened.The vaccine Pandemrix never was u ...more

AP News - Jun 29, 2015 4:43 PM

Former British golfer and CBS analyst Peter Oosterhuis says he has early onset Alzheimer's disease.The 67-year-old Oosterhuis went public with the news in Golf World's digital magazine Monday with hopes it can bring attention and raise money tow ...more

AP News - Jun 29, 2015 3:31 AM

WASHINGTON (AP) — Nearly two-thirds of Americans with Alzheimer's disease are women, and now some scientists are questioning the long-held assumption that it's just because they tend to live longer than men.What else may put woman at extra risk? ...more

AP News - Jun 28, 2015 9:49 PM

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Joni Mitchell's friend and conservator says it was an aneurysm that sent the folk singer to the hospital in March.Conservator Leslie Morris acknowledged the aneurysm in a statement posted on Mitchell's website on Sunday, provi ...more

AP News - Jun 28, 2015 8:26 AM

WASHINGTON (AP) — Nearly two-thirds of Americans with Alzheimer's disease are women, and now some scientists are questioning the long-held assumption that it's just because they tend to live longer than men.What else may put woman at extra risk? ...more

AP News - Jun 28, 2015 2:17 AM

EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) — What Australia's Alen Stajcic wouldn't give for his team to be like Japan one day.In time, Stajcic said following a 1-0 quarterfinal loss to the Nadeshiko at Edmonton on Saturday.A year after taking over a young t ...more

AP News - Jun 25, 2015 12:29 PM

WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal health regulators are reviewing the safety of an implantable contraception device after receiving reports of unusual side effects from patients, including fatigue, depression and weight gain.The Food and Drug Administra ...more

AP News - Jun 24, 2015 7:31 PM

EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — The U.S. Anti-Doping Agency has launched an investigation into allegations that famed track coach Alberto Salazar encouraged Olympic silver medalist Galen Rupp and others in his stable of elite runners to skirt anti-doping rules, Th ...more

AP News - Jun 24, 2015 2:41 PM

NEW YORK (AP) — Bobbi Kristina Brown's condition has deteriorated, she's moved to hospice care, says aunt . ...more