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AP News - 9 hours ago

SYDNEY (AP) — Australian cricketer Phillip Hughes died Thursday from a "catastrophic" injury to his head, two days after being struck by a delivery during a match.Australia captain Michael Clarke, trying to compose himself several times, read a ...more

AP News - 20 hours ago

WASHINGTON (AP) — An experimental Ebola vaccine appears safe and triggered signs of immune protection in the first 20 volunteers to test it, U.S. researchers reported Wednesday.The vaccine is designed to spur the immune system's production of an ...more

AP News - Nov 26, 2014 3:42 PM

CINCINNATI (AP) — Bengals defensive tackle Devon Still called his former girlfriend's comments about child support "untruthful" on Wednesday and said he's letting the dispute play out in court.Still's 4-year-old daughter, Leah, has gained nation ...more

AP News - Nov 26, 2014 1:34 PM

HOUSTON (AP) — Four-time Indianapolis 500 winner A.J. Foyt remains in a Houston hospital, more than two weeks after he had triple-bypass surgery on his heart.Anne Fornoro, the spokesman for Foyt's two-car IndyCar team, said in a release Wednesda ...more

AP News - Nov 25, 2014 5:59 PM

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Wide receiver Jason Avant arrived in Kansas City a few days ago, a mid-season signing by the Chiefs. He was leaving his hotel Tuesday when a woman mustered up the courage to approach him.She didn't want to welcome him to ...more

AP News - Nov 25, 2014 2:03 PM

SYDNEY (AP) — An international cricket player was hospitalized in critical condition Tuesday after he was hit in the head by a ball while batting during a game.Phil Hughes, who plays for Australia, one of the world's leading cricket nations, mis ...more

AP News - Nov 25, 2014 9:12 AM

ATLANTA (AP) — Rick Ross had two seizures in a single day, sending him to the hospital three years ago.Health didn't concern the 300-pound rapper then, but he's shed nearly 100 pounds in the last seven months by eating healthier foods and embrac ...more

AP News - Nov 24, 2014 5:51 PM

WHIPPANY, N.J. (AP) — Two medicines Bayer HealthCare Pharmaceuticals Inc. is testing for respiratory disorders will get priority review by U.S. regulators and other benefits under a 2012 program to boost development of new antibiotics.Bayer Heal ...more

AP News - Nov 21, 2014 7:03 PM

WASHINGTON (AP) — The United Nations chief warned Friday that Ebola may be easing in part of West Africa but is still hitting hard in other areas and outpacing the international response."If we continue to accelerate our response we can contain ...more

AP News - Nov 21, 2014 6:35 PM

WASHINGTON (AP) — School kids are giving thanks to first lady Michelle Obama just in time for the holiday — with a sarcastic Twitter hashtag about unappealing school lunches.Along with photos of unsavory-looking school meals, the hashtag #Thanks ...more