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DENVER (AP) — Wes Welker's receiving stats over a productive NFL career are impressive. Still, there's another set of numbers associated with him that cannot be ignored: three concussions, nine months.Cleared to play following his third diagnose ...more

AP News - Sep 19, 2014 3:49 AM

WASHINGTON (AP) — It's time for flu vaccine again and while it's important for the whole family, this year health officials have some different advice for different ages: Certain kids should opt for the ouchless nasal spray. Seniors, expect to get a ne ...more

AP News - Sep 18, 2014 3:25 PM

WASHINGTON (AP) — It's time for flu vaccine again and while it's important for the whole family, this year health officials have some different advice for different ages: Certain kids should opt for the ouchless nasal spray. Seniors, expect to get a ne ...more

AP News - Sep 18, 2014 3:16 PM

WASHINGTON (AP) — Signaling the seriousness of the threat posed by antibiotic-resistant germs, President Barack Obama on Thursday ordered the government to create a national plan to fight them by early 2015."This is an urgent health threat and a ...more

AP News - Sep 17, 2014 6:53 PM

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The Panthers finally made a decision on Greg Hardy: the Pro Bowl defensive end will not play anymore games for Carolina until his domestic violence case is resolved.The team removed Hardy from its active roster Wednesday, ...more

AP News - Sep 17, 2014 4:37 PM

NEWPORT, Wales (AP) — Lee Westwood has been working out and losing weight as he prepares to make his ninth appearance in a European Ryder Cup team.The 41-year-old Westwood arrived for this week's Wales Open at Celtic Manor looking trim and ready ...more

AP News - Sep 17, 2014 4:36 PM

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Carolina Panthers remove Greg Hardy from active roster until domestic violence case resolved. ...more

AP News - Sep 17, 2014 3:13 PM

WASHINGTON (AP) — It's incredibly unlikely that Ebola would mutate to spread through the air, and the best way to make sure it doesn't is to stop the epidemic, a top government scientist told concerned lawmakers Wednesday."A virus that doesn't r ...more

AP News - Sep 16, 2014 9:15 AM

WASHINGTON (AP) — A look at some of the initiatives President Barack Obama is announcing to ramp up the U.S. response to West Africa's Ebola crisis:— Assigning 3,000 U.S. forces to Monrovia, Liberia, where they will provide command and control s ...more

AP News - Sep 16, 2014 8:17 AM

WASHINGTON (AP) — More of the world's children are surviving to their fifth birthday, but 6.3 million still died last year, mostly from preventable causes, the U.N. children's agency said Tuesday.That's nearly 17,000 young children dying every d ...more