California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger and Democrats have agreed on a plan to reduce costs of prescription drugs to help lower-income residents.
A new study says Canadians who live in big cities like Toronto, Montreal and Vancouver tend to weigh less than their rural counterparts.
The American Heart Association says U.S. schools are failing to provide enough exercise for school-age children who are growing fatter each year.
NASA TV and the agency's home on the Internet -- nasa.gov -- will provide pre-launch and launch-day coverage of the upcoming shuttle mission.
U.S. medical scientists have found an oral drug is an acceptable alternative to chemical castration to treat prostate cancer.
U.S. Embassy officials in Jakarta, Indonesia, report progress in developing a regional Indian Ocean warning system for tsunamis and other hazards.
Chinese officials say 70 people in Beijing are suffering from meningitis after eating raw snails.