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Water tests show a few homes in Ohio village still have lead

SEBRING, Ohio (AP) — Tap water samples taken over the last two weeks have found 30 homes with high levels of lead in a northeastern Ohio village, state environmental regulators said.

The elevated readings...

Falcons owner Blank to have surgery for prostate cancer

ATLANTA (AP) — Atlanta Falcons owner Arthur Blank is planning surgery for what he says is a treatable form of prostate cancer.

Blank said in a statement posted on the team website on Tuesday he was diagnosed...

Michigan officials confirm first child flu death of season

PONTIAC, Mich. (AP) — Health officials in suburban Detroit say a child who died of influenza is the state's first pediatric flu death of the season.

The Oakland County Health Division said Tuesday the death...

Federal officials OK change to Alabama Medicaid program

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid have approved Alabama's plan to switch its Medicaid program to managed care, Gov. Robert Bentley announced Tuesday.

The federal blessing capped...

Some Republicans announce support for medical marijuana bill

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Some Republican House lawmakers are supporting legislation that would create a system for manufacturing, distributing and possessing some forms of medical marijuana in Iowa, though it's...

Indiana health officials report 1st case of Zika virus

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indiana's first case of Zika virus was found in a person who recently traveled to Haiti, state health officials said Tuesday.

The state is not releasing the sex of the patient, but said...

Flint counsel says manslaughter charge harshest possible

LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Flint's water crisis, after a switch in the source allowed dangerous levels of lead and potentially caused deadly cases of Legionnaires' disease, could result in criminal charges as serious as...

Court upholds tax evasion convictions of Atkins diet doctor

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A federal appeals court has upheld the convictions of a Kansas obesity specialist who co-authored the "Atkins Diabetes Revolution."

The 10th Circuit Court of Appeals on Tuesday affirmed...

Federal judge gives state time to fix competency problems

SEATTLE (AP) — A federal judge said the only reason she won't hold Washington state in contempt for failing to provide timely competency services is because state judges have issued dozens of contempt orders and...

How to find the best fitness app for you

MIAMI (AP) — There's no reason to set foot in a gym thanks to hundreds of new fitness apps and online workouts, but choosing one can be overwhelming. We asked sports medicine doctors for help finding the one that's...