Marines say 2 men didn't help raise 1st flag at Iwo JimaAfter acknowledging they misidentified some of the men shown in an iconic image raising the U.S. flag at Iwo Jima during World War II, the Marines now say they were also mistaken in listing the names of ...
Mylan offers discounts on EpiPen amid wave of criticism
The list price of the drug will remain the same, but the company said it would increase the maximum copay assistance program to $300 from $100 for patients who pay for the 2-pak in cash or who are covered by a commercial health insurer. The price of EpiPen has skyrocketed to $600 from $100 since it was acquired by Mylan in 2007. Mylan also said it is doubling the eligibility for its patient assistance program, which will eliminate out-of-pocket costs for uninsured and under-insured patients and families.
Stocks move lower in afternoon trading on mixed earnings
Stocks are moving lower in afternoon trading Thursday as investors sift through a handful of earnings reports. Tiffany & Co. rose on higher profits, but Signet Jewelers and Dollar General fell after reporting ...
Obama administration taps Kim for second term at World Bank
The Obama administration is nominating current World Bank President Jim Yong Kim for a second term leading the 189-nation international lending organization. In making the announcement Thursday, Treasury ...
Iraq, Syria discuss securing border as Islamic State retreatsIraq's Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi held talks on Thursday with visiting Syrian Foreign Minister Walid al-Muallem about securing their common border, an official Iraqi statement said, after a partial retreat by Islamic State militants. This year the jihadist group has lost about half the land it seized in 2014 and 2015 in Iraq but it remains in control of territory on both sides of the northwestern border with Syria. Abadi is hoping to take back Mosul, the largest Iraqi city under Islamic State's control, effectively defeating the group in Iraq.
Deal agreed to end long siege of Damascus suburb: rebel leader, localsRebels and Syria's army agreed a deal on Thursday to evacuate all residents and insurgents from the besieged Damascus suburb of Daraya, a rebel leader said, ending one of the longest stand-offs in the five-year conflict. Syria's army has surrounded rebels and civilians and blocked food deliveries in Daraya since 2012, regularly bombing the area just 7km (4 miles) from President Bashar al Assad's seat of power. It was one of the first places to see peaceful protests against Assad's rule, and fought off repeated attempts to retake it by government forces as the conflict escalated into civil war.
Avalanche hire Bednar to replace Roy as coach
Criminal complaint details brutal slaying of New Mexico girl
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) ? On the day a girl was going to celebrate her 10th birthday, she was found dead in her family's apartment by Albuquerque police officers, her dismembered remains wrapped in a burning blanket.
Dolphins, Marlins increase Zika-control efforts at stadiumsMIAMI (AP) ? The Miami Dolphins and Miami Marlins say they've intensified mosquito-control treatments at their stadiums because of the Zika virus.
ICE, Homeland Security investigate Leslie Jones website hack
U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement and Homeland Security investigators said Thursday they are investigating the hack of Leslie Jones' website that revealed several private details of the actress-comedian's ...