SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The Trump administration is proposing an ambitious plan to slow Western wildfires by bulldozing, mowing or revegetating large swaths of land along 11,000 miles (17,700 kilometers) of terrain in the West.
The Denver hospital is trying something new: When their oldest patients need a major operation, what to do isn’t decided just with the surgeon but with a team of other specialists, to make sure seniors fully understand their options
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire has voted to put into place some of the country’s toughest drinking water standards for a class of toxic chemicals that were once used in everything from firefighting foam to nonstick cookware but are now raising health concerns.
SAN DIEGO (AP) — A new policy to deny asylum to anyone who shows up on the Mexican border after traveling through another country threatens to exacerbate overcrowding at severely strained U.S. immigration detention centers and makeshift holding areas.
According to a new report published in JAMA Pediatrics, the number of children entering the foster care system has doubled in the last two decades largely due to incidents in which their parents are using drugs.
NEW YORK (AP) — Scientists say they nearly eliminated disease-carrying mosquitoes on two islands in China using a new technique. The downside: It may not be practical for larger areas and may cost a lot of money.
Fewer than 41 percent of students who attend college in the U.S. obtain their degree within four years, so to calculate just how much a student is expected to pay in tuition for college is impossible. But often times, some students are in a better position than others upon graduation, purely because they can expect a salary that will help them pay off their debt quicker.