Thursday, April 24 2014 6:22 PM EDT2014-04-24 22:22:26 GMT
Federal health regulators have cleared a genetic test from Roche as the first ever U.S.-approved alternative to the Pap smear, the decades-old mainstay of cervical cancer screening.More >>
Federal health regulators have cleared a genetic test from Roche as a first-choice screening option for cervical cancer. It was a role previously reserved for the Pap smear, the decades-old mainstay of women's health.More >>
Thursday, April 24 2014 6:15 PM EDT2014-04-24 22:15:11 GMT
Police in Afghanistan say a security guard has opened fire in a Kabul hospital, killing three foreigners and wounding one other person.More >>
Three Americans - a pediatrician and a father and son - were killed by an Afghan government security officer at a hospital Thursday, the latest in a series of attacks on foreign civilians that has rattled aid workers,...More >>
Thursday, April 24 2014 5:46 PM EDT2014-04-24 21:46:01 GMT
Ukrainian Interior Minister Arsen Avakov says police have cleared the city hall in a southeastern city of pro-Russian protesters who had been occupying it for over a week.More >>
Russia announced new military exercises Thursday involving ground and air forces near its border with Ukraine, swiftly responding to a Ukrainian operation to drive pro-Russia insurgents out of occupied buildings in the...More >>
Thursday, April 24 2014 3:47 PM EDT2014-04-24 19:47:30 GMT
The federal government wants to ban sales of electronic cigarettes to minors and require approval for new products and health warning labels under regulations being proposed by the Food and Drug Administration.More >>
The federal government's move to regulate e-cigarettes is a leap into the unknown.More >>
Police have a warning to residents as the Fourth of July approaches. They say
they get all kinds of calls for illegal fireworks, while the real ones are
going off, but they will also receive many calls of ‘shots fired.'
often fire their guns in the air to celebrate the Fourth, thinking it's a
harmless way to spend the holiday, but in reality, it can be very dangerous.
people are hanging out at the "Red, White, Kaboom" celebration along the river,
or just outside their home, a bullet fired into the air must eventually come
down – still traveling at a high speed.
Kevin Braun says there have been cases all over the country of people being
wounded or even killed by these bullets.
could be out in the field and think that, ‘I'm just out in a field, shooting
off my gun in the air, celebrating,'" said Sgt. Kevin Braun with the Toledo
Police. "But those bullets can travel very far, especially if it's coming from
a high-powered weapon and not necessarily a handgun."
is a crime to randomly fire a gun in the city limits, and if a bullet hurts or
kills someone and police can discover who was responsible, that person could
face serious charges.