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The skyline of downtown Los Angeles through a layer of smog is seen in the distance from a rooftop in Hollywood, California. Photo by REUTERS/Fred Prouser/” WASHINGTON — A federal appeals court says the Environmental Protection Agency...
OUTDOOR RECREATIONIn the central recreation area, detainees can interact with prisoners from other blocks. WASHINGTON — The former deputy CIA director made a series of factual misstatements while defending the agency’s harsh treatment of...
Clubfoot is a common congenital disorder of the legs in which the bottoms of the feet turn sharply inward. The Ponseti method involves a series of plaster casts and foot braces. Photo courtesy of miraclefeet Children born with clubfoot in low-income...
Photo by Dana Neely/Getty Images When B. Paul Turpin was admitted to a Tennessee hospital in January, the biggest concern was whether the 69-year-old endocrinologist would survive. But as he battled a life-threatening infection, Turpin developed...
[Watch Video]We are planning to livestream the Medal of Honor ceremony at the White House scheduled for 11:15 a.m. EDT in the video window above. WASHINGTON — Two World War I Army heroes — one black, one Jewish — are finally getting the Medal of...
The J. Edgar Hoover Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) building crest is seen in Washington, D.C., U.S., on March 18, 2011. Photo by Rich Clement/Bloomberg WASHINGTON — The FBI is operating a small air force with scores of low-flying planes...