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Dying at Home Associated Press
Betsy McNair, pictured with her father, Robert, on Virginia's eastern shore in  2009, is proud of the ending she helped give him after his lung cancer diagnosis. (Paul McNairHONS)

More people dying at home than in hospital

For the first time since the early 1900s, more Americans are dying at home rather than in hospitals, a trend that reflects more hospice...

December 12, 2019 1:00 am

Spain Climate Talks Associated Press photos
Demonstrators scuffle with UN security  Wednesday during a protest at the COP25 summit in Madrid.  Over 100  activists led by representatives of indigenous peoples from Latin and North America made their way to the venue.  (Bernat ArmangueSTF)

UN climate talks' inaction angers activists

MADRID – With less than 72 hours left to reach a deal on key measures in the fight against global warming, major countries at a...

December 12, 2019 1:00 am

Space Station In this image provided by NASA, the SpaceX Dragon capsule arrives at the International Space Station, Sunday, Dec. 8, 2019. (NASA via AP) (HOGP)

SpaceX delivers 'mighty mice,' worms, robot to space station

SpaceX made an early holiday delivery to the International Space Station on Sunday, bringing muscle-bound “mighty mice,”...

December 8, 2019 10:00 am

Cellphone Injuries FILE - In this April 8, 2019, file photo, a woman browses her smartphone in Philadelphia. Accidental cuts and bruises to the face, head and neck from cellphones are sending increasing numbers of Americans to the emergency room, according to a study that estimates 76,000 cases over nine years. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke, File) (Matt Rourke
STF)

Phone-in-cheek: Spike seen in cellphone-linked face injuries

Add facial cuts, bruises and fractures to the risks from cellphones and carelessly using them.

December 5, 2019 2:50 pm