SAN DIEGO - A Marine who was left paralyzed by a sniper's bullet in Afghanistan fulfilled a promise to himself on Friday and walked using robotic leg braces in a ceremony at Camp Pendleton, where he was awarded a Bronze Star.
SAN FRANCISCO - A worker fell screaming 11 stories from the roof of a bank building Friday morning onto a moving car, crushing its roof and sending shattered glass flying into the street, police and witnesses said.
GENEVA Reuters - An outbreak of the plague has killed 40 people out of 119 confirmed cases in Madagascar since late August and there is a risk of the disease spreading rapidly in the capital, the World Health Organization WHO said on Friday.
Reese Witherspoon always looks stunning for every occasion, so we-re looking no further than the Oscar-winning mom of three for Thanksgiving wardrobe inspiration! ET Reese-s sweater-and-skinnies combo transitions from prepping in the kitchen with an apron of course, to toasting at the table, to kicking back to watch football after the meal.
The company looked at data posted online over the course of a year by people in the U.S wearing the Jawbone UP fitness tracker, and found that on weekdays, users walked 5 percent more steps when the temperature was 70degrees Fahrenheit 21 degrees Celsius than they did when it was 40 F 4 C.
DES MOINES, Iowa - Two rivers that supply water to 500,000 people in the Des Moines area show nitrate levels spiking to levels that make it unsafe for some to drink, a concentration experts haven't before seen in the fall that likely stems from especially wet weather in recent months.
Despite years of high-profile outreach campaigns, celebrity-backed charities, and a health care industry that has worked tirelessly to get the word out about how to prevent transmissions, about 50,000 Americans per year become infected with HIV.
NEW YORK - Hillary Rodham Clinton says she backs President Barack Obama's use of executive actions to protect about 5 million immigrants from deportation and that Congress should follow the lead of a bipartisan agreement that cleared the Senate.