Study: Air Pollution Responsible For Over 3 Million Premature Deaths Each YearResearchers found airborne pollutants can penetrate deep into the lungs, contributing to serious diseases.
Melissa Rivers Files Lawsuit In Mother Joan Rivers' DeathThe lawsuit filed in Manhattan State Supreme Court paints a picture of a careless, cocky staff of doctors who ran roughshod over Rivers while she was unconscious, and it suggests that she died because of their incompetence.
80-Year-Old Woman Dead After Being Burned in House FirePrince George's County Firefighters say an 80-year-old woman died after being burned in a fire in her home.
Oscar de la Renta, Legendary Designer, Dead At 82Famed fashion designer Oscar de la Renta has died.
Medical Examiner: Rivers Died of Low Blood OxygenJoan Rivers died of brain damage from low blood oxygen during a medical procedure to check out voice changes and reflux, the medical examiner's office ruled Thursday.
Md. Boy's Death 6 Years After Abuse Ruled a Homicide Baltimore police say the death of a boy six years after abuse he suffered has been ruled a homicide.
Police Raise Reward for Wanted Md. Man That Shot 3-Year-OldPolice have raised the reward for a man wanted in the fatal shooting of a 3-year-old Landover girl.
Holder Promises Brown Family Full Civil Rights Investigation Of Teen's DeathAttorney General Eric Holder on Thursday promised the family of an unarmed black teenager shot by police in Missouri a full, independent civil rights investigation of his death.
Broadway Legend Elaine Stritch Dies At 89Elaine Stritch, the brash theater performer whose gravelly, gin-laced voice and impeccable comic timing made her a theatrical icon, has died at age 89.
Should Your Facebook and Twitter Accounts Die When You Do?Should your emails, web albums and other online accounts die when you do? Or should they be given to family member much like a house or a box of letters?
Triple Murder Ruled Out in Deaths of Md. Woman, 2 Kids Found in CarHagerstown police have ruled out the possibility that a woman and her two young daughters found dead in their car were killed by someone else.
Watchdog: No Proof Treatment Delays Killed Vets New complaints about long wait lists and falsified patient appointment reports have surfaced at Veterans Affairs hospitals and clinics across the country, the department's internal watchdog said Thursday, but he said there's no proof so far that delays in treatment have caused any patient's death.